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The Icarus Deception by Seth Godin
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Good enough, but c'mon, Seth. You've been at this writing game long enough that you should be able to condense this 239 page book down to at least a 139 page book. As you admonish, make better art.

Aside from the critique that the book goes over the s
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Scrum by Jeff Sutherland
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In the world of business books, this one stands out as being particularly worthwhile. It's basically a project management book but without the goofiness and complexity of project management books.

Trying to accomplish something, either as a team or as
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Dept. of Speculation by Jenny Offill
Dept. of Speculation
by Jenny Offill
read in February, 2015
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Having watched a few marriages of close friends implode because the guy couldn't keep his dick from wandering around town, this book offers a brilliant flash of insight into the world of the betrayed. A quick read that is often laugh-out-loud funny ( ...more
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The Circle by Dave Eggers
The Circle
by Dave Eggers
read in December, 2014
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Egads.

"Chilling." "Prophetic." "A vivid, roaring dissent." These are some of the jacket blurbs and they fit. I might add "Imminently plausible."

The Circle, being a fictitious corporate entity comprised of the present-day equivalent of Google, Faceb
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A Bigger Prize by Margaret Heffernan
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There's a saying to goes something like this: If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.

That pretty well sums up the book. There is certainly a time and place for individual initiative and effort, but if that's your only pl
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The Children Act by Ian McEwan
The Children Act
by Ian McEwan
read in February, 2015
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The Dog Stars by Peter Heller
The Dog Stars
by Peter Heller
read in September, 2014
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Not as compelling as Cormac McCarthy's The Road but as far as dystopian fiction goes, it was a good read. Sympathetic characters but no (or very little) character development. But I guess that's sometimes how life goes...
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Travels with Epicurus by Daniel Klein
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A book full of musings on getting old, run through the filter of various philosophers/philosophies. Ehn. None of it really applied to me.
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