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Robot Dreams by Isaac Asimov
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Asimov is a true master of science fiction. His robot universe is at once a sprawling prediction for the direction of the human race and a series of powerful, compact stories. He brilliantly uses his artificial people to explore every psychological a ...more
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The Maze Runner by James Dashner
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Free-Range Kids by Lenore Skenazy
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I appreciated a lot of what the author is trying to do with this book. Lord knows her central thesis, kids are safer than we realize and worrying as much as we do is actually harmful to them, is something that should be taken to heart by a society th ...more
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Two Old Women by Velma Wallis
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A quick read, and well worth it. I knocked it out on a flight out and the returning plane trip back.

A simple, yet harrowing story. Clear, easy language to digest. A setting made all the more fantastic because it is real.

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The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne
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Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare
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James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl
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2001 by Arthur C. Clarke
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Breathtakingly majestic and truly epic in scope, the space-opera by which all others are judged. Written concurrently with the movie, the book deviates slightly, clarifying certain plot points that were purposely left fuzzy in the film.

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The Martian by Andy Weir
The Martian
by Andy Weir (Goodreads Author)
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Good book, but a little dry at times. Plotted well, Weir does a good job of continually ratcheting up the stakes, and his science background made the setting and events feel very believable.

I liked the snarky, ingenius main character, but I really wi
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