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High Fidelity
3.94
it was amazing
"sex is about the only grown-up thing i know how to do; it's weird, then, that it's the only thing that can make me feel like a ten-year-old"


"so maybe
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not set
Jan 15, 2008
 
The Thing About Life is That One Day You'll Be Dead
3.34
it was amazing
absolutely beautiful and amazing. i love this book so much i can't describe it. i'm going to make a point to read it once a year for as long as i live ...more
Feb 18, 2008
Feb 18, 2008
 
Too Soon Old, Too Late Smart: Thirty True Things You Need to Know Now
3.83
really liked it
i picked this up on a whim the other night, and had finished it before i went to bed. it's a very light read, but filled with some interesting insight ...more
Aug 27, 2015
Nov 18, 2007
 
Severance
3.65
it was amazing
a collection of "short stories" from variously famous and unknown victims of decapitation in the moments after they've lost their heads.

he calls them
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Feb 2007
Sep 17, 2007
 
Killing Yourself to Live: 85% of a True Story
3.85
it was amazing
"let me begin with a confession: i'm lying. not to you or to the world, but to my striking blond editor at spin; she thinks i'm driving straight from ...more
not set
Jan 15, 2008
 
Grab On to Me Tightly as if I Knew the Way
3.36
it was amazing

"Give me a sweater made from your smell and whispers."

"The fatigue setting in, the emptiness, the dull panic, an alarm clock blaring, banging against
...more
Jul 05, 2008
Apr 06, 2008
 
The Time Traveler's Wife
3.95
it was amazing
Seeing childhood photos of someone you're in love with is a pretty strange feeling: All the lust and competition are distilled away, and you're left w ...more
Jan 02, 2009
Sep 17, 2007
 
Satisfaction: Sensation Seeking, Novelty, and the Science of Finding True Fulfillment
3.58
it was amazing
this is an amazingly good book, and it's a shame it's not getting more attention.

based on the title, it's easy to mistake this for a self-help book. i
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Feb 28, 2010
Jan 15, 2008
 
Microserfs
3.88
it was amazing
**spoiler alert** this book made me cry, though it's just about the last book i would have expected to do so. the character arcs in this book are just ...more
not set
Mar 14, 2008
 
The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable
3.88
it was amazing
read this, right now
Jul 28, 2012
Feb 18, 2012
 
Death of an Ordinary Man
3.38
None
Aug 20, 2008
Jul 14, 2008
 
Mind Hacks: Tips & Tricks for Using Your Brain
3.68
None
not set
Nov 01, 2007
 
On Desire: Why We Want What We Want
3.81
it was amazing
None
not set
Sep 28, 2007
 
The Female Brain
3.80
None
not set
Apr 06, 2008
 
Blue Mars (Mars Trilogy, #3)
3.92
it was amazing
None
Jul 28, 2009
Sep 17, 2007
 
This Is Your Brain on Music: The Science of a Human Obsession
3.86
None
not set
Jan 15, 2008
 
I, Lucifer
3.64
None
not set
Jul 14, 2008
 
Franny and Zooey
3.98
None
Sep 10, 2008
Jul 20, 2008
 
Sway: The Irresistible Pull of Irrational Behavior
3.75
None
not set
Sep 10, 2008
 
Predictably Irrational: The Hidden Forces That Shape Our Decisions
4.10
None
not set
Sep 04, 2009
 
Stumbling on Happiness
3.82
it was amazing
None
Dec 04, 2010
Mar 09, 2010
 
Downtown Owl
3.53
it was amazing
None
not set
Nov 14, 2011
 
The Male Brain
3.74
None
Apr 16, 2012
Nov 14, 2011
 
Manhood for Amateurs
3.72
it was amazing
None
not set
Jan 29, 2012
 
The Red Queen: Sex and the Evolution of Human Nature
4.02
it was amazing
None
not set
Sep 17, 2007
 
The Denial of Death
4.19
None
not set
Jan 25, 2013
 
Letters to a Young Contrarian
4.14
None
not set
Oct 16, 2013
 
Mortality
4.12
None
not set
Oct 16, 2013
 
Daily Afflictions: The Agony of Being Connected to Everything in the Universe
4.24
None
not set
Oct 16, 2013
 
The Secret Life of Sleep
3.35
None
not set
Oct 23, 2014
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