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My Life as a Goddess by Guy Branum
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How to Invent Everything by Ryan North
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Other books strive to give someone an enchiridion to rebuild after a disaster or if stranded on a desert island but few approach the task with such emphasis on the basics as well as the humor as this one does. The book starts with a very low base, li ...more
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One Summer by Bill Bryson
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Bill Bryson produces another big interesting book with a scope narrower than his usual. Most Bill Bryson books have a breadth in terms of both space in time. This book, on the other hand, focuses on a single summer, some four months or so in 1927 and ...more
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The Men Who United the States by Simon Winchester
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This is a Big Interesting Simon Winchester Book filled with Big Interesting Simon Winchester Book facts. I don't have terribly deep commentary to offer on this one as it's a Big Interesting Simon Winchester Book. If you like Simon Winchester, you'll ...more
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Identity by Francis Fukuyama
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The crux of the book seems to revolve around two ideas:
-The rights of the individual lead to a sense of worth with leads to a sense of value which leads to a sense of importance. If someone does not feel important, they consider that a failure of th
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Vacationland by John Hodgman
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John Hodgman is not an author I normally enjoy. I found his previous trilogy of made up facts to be meh at best and anything focused on him has proven unremarkable to me. He's a spice not a dish. Vacationland has made me reconsider that but I have s ...more
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The Year of Living Danishly by Helen Russell
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This book was a wildly entertaining look at how the Danish live and what may be the reasons behind them being the happiest people on earth. The author goes through roughly an aspect of culture each month and the reader watches with wonder at the mis- ...more
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The Water Will Come by Jeff Goodell
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This book documents how various areas have or will need to adapt to rising ocean levels in the wake of water rises from global climate change. The book does a reasonably good job of explaining the science and the paradoxical effects of southern ocea ...more
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Collapse by Jared Diamond
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This is a long book by Jared Diamond of the form of book that Jared Diamond writes. If you read Guns, Germs, and Steel, this one feels less bold in its statements and the degree to which the thesis follows from evidence feels much tighter. It's simp ...more
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Kurt Vonnegut
“Many people need desperately to receive this message: 'I feel and think much as you do, care about many of the things you care about, although most people do not care about them. You are not alone.”
Kurt Vonnegut, Timequake

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