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Normal by Warren Ellis
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really liked it
bookshelves: future-is-a-crapshoot, agenda-on-the-sleeve
Read 2 times. Last read January 15, 2017 to January 21, 2017.

I grabbed this slim book from the library knowing the basic premise, but not really knowing what to expect, and I ended up really liking it. It's amusing, but also horrifying, specifically if you spend too much time imaging futures likely and unlikely, it IS likely to drive you crazy. I think modern life to a degree requires that we hold the future in careful abeyance lest the weight of it crush us. This book playfully looks at what happens when we fail.
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Reading Progress

Finished Reading
January 15, 2017 – Started Reading
January 21, 2017 – Finished Reading
March 16, 2017 – Shelved
March 16, 2017 – Shelved as: future-is-a-crapshoot
March 16, 2017 – Shelved as: agenda-on-the-sleeve

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Charles It needed another 50-pages and a happier ending.


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