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"Slow reading since I constantly have to stop to underline, take notes, and think. But so useful!" Feb 23, 2016 05:33AM

 
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The Lathe of Heaven by Ursula K. Le Guin
The Lathe of Heaven
by Ursula K. Le Guin
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Programming Game AI by Example by Mat Buckland
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A Theory of Fun for Game Design by Raph Koster
A Theory of Fun for Game Design
by Raph Koster (Goodreads Author)
read in June, 2016
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The book has some useful thoughts on how video games are fun and why it's valuable. I suspect this would be as important reading for a budding game designer as it is interesting reading for enthusiasts like me.

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The Experience by Bruce Loeffler
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While the focus on exceptional customer service is worthwhile and using Disney as an example is effective, the execution of this book is severely lacking.

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The Accidental Creative by Todd Henry
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I must read too many of these type of books, because even solidly-executed ones like this have little that's new to me. Nevertheless "The Accidental Creative" is still full of good advice for managing your life in a way that supports your best creati ...more
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Nora Ephron
“Reading is escape, and the opposite of escape; it's a way to make contact with reality after a day of making things up, and it's a way of making contact with someone else's imagination after a day that's all too real.”
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Frédéric Beigbeder
“Love is when you cease hesitating.”
Frédéric Beigbeder

Thomas Merton
“The beginning of love is the will to let those we love be perfectly themselves, the resolution not to twist them to fit our own image.”
Thomas Merton, The Way of Chuang Tzu

Vita Sackville-West
“Damn you, spoilt creature; I shan’t make you love me any the more by giving myself away like this.”
Vita Sackville-West, The Letters of Vita Sackville-West and Virginia Woolf

Thomas Otway
“Clocks will go as they are set, but man, irregular man, is never constant, never certain.”
Thomas Otway

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