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28
What the F: What Swearing Reveals About Our Language, Our Brains, and Ourselves
3.69
really liked it
Aug 03, 2017
Jul 31, 2017
 
27
Words on the Move: Why English Won't - and Can't - Sit Still (Like, Literally)
4.13
Jul 28, 2017
Jul 20, 2017
 
26
Smoke Gets in Your Eyes: And Other Lessons from the Crematory
4.07
it was amazing
Jul 20, 2017
Jul 20, 2017
 
25
The Adventure of English: The Biography of a Language
3.97
really liked it
Jan 06, 2017
Jan 13, 2017
 
24
The Great Escape
4.24
it was amazing
Jan 05, 2016
Dec 16, 2015
 
23
The Etymologicon: A Circular Stroll through the Hidden Connections of the English Language
4.21
it was amazing
Dec 21, 2015
Dec 16, 2015
 
22
Our Magnificent Bastard Tongue: The Untold History of English
3.77
really liked it
Dec 15, 2015
Dec 10, 2015
 
21
Five Patients
3.48
really liked it
not set
Jun 09, 2015
 
20
Bad Science
4.07
it was amazing
Mar 24, 2015
Mar 02, 2015
 
19
What If?: Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions
4.16
really liked it
Jan 12, 2015
Dec 30, 2014
 
18
Rise of the Warrior Cop: The Militarization of America's Police Forces
4.28
really liked it
Jul 12, 2014
Jun 13, 2014
 
17
The Kid Stays in the Picture
3.93
not set
Jan 21, 2014
 
16
Let's Pretend This Never Happened: A Mostly True Memoir
3.90
it was amazing
Nov 29, 2012
Nov 29, 2012
 
15
Musicophilia: Tales of Music and the Brain
3.89
not set
Aug 17, 2012
 
14
Moonwalking with Einstein: The Art and Science of Remembering Everything
3.85
not set
Aug 17, 2012
 
13
The Slave Next Door: Human Trafficking and Slavery in America Today
3.88
not set
Jan 13, 2012
 
12
Our Magnificent Bastard Tongue: The Untold Story of English
3.77
not set
Jul 11, 2011
 
11
Bossypants
3.94
really liked it
Apr 21, 2011
Apr 15, 2011
 
10
How to Write Magical Words: A Writer's Companion
4.54
not set
Apr 09, 2011
 
9
Red: My Uncensored Life in Rock
3.82
really liked it
Mar 29, 2011
Mar 29, 2011
 
8
Life
3.84
not set
Mar 07, 2011
 
7
Hammer of the Gods
3.83
really liked it
not set
Mar 07, 2011
 
6
Lips Unsealed: A Memoir
3.33
really liked it
Feb 07, 2011
Jan 31, 2011
 
5
Packing for Mars: The Curious Science of Life in the Void
3.93
not set
Sep 07, 2010
 
4
Plato and a Platypus Walk Into a Bar...: Understanding Philosophy Through Jokes
3.78
not set
Nov 22, 2009
 
3
Rock On: An Office Power Ballad
3.36
not set
Jun 10, 2009
 
2
Bonk: The Curious Coupling of Science and Sex
3.83
really liked it
not set
Jun 10, 2009
 
1
Before the Dawn: Recovering the Lost History of Our Ancestors
3.99
really liked it
Jun 23, 2009
Jun 10, 2009