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Not Quite a Genius by Nate Dern
Not Quite a Genius
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Funny people tend to figure out how to be funny, regardless of the medium in which their humor is being expressed. Now, that doesn’t mean that a great comic writer is a great comic performer or that a great com
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The Diehard Football Fan's Bucket List Blitz by Steve Greenberg
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Are you ready for some football?

As hard as it might be to believe, football season – college and NFL alike – are upon us. All over the country, men of varying degrees of largeness are preparing to spend the res
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The Clockwork Dynasty by Daniel H. Wilson
The Clockwork Dynasty
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Sometimes, you read the description of a book and say to yourself “I have no idea if I’m going to like this or not, but I absolutely need to know for sure.”

That was where I came down on Daniel H. Wilson’s new b
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The Importance of Being Funny by Al Gini
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Unless you’re one of those tragic souls with no sense of humor, you have a pretty good idea of what’s funny. That might be different from what I find funny, while someone else might be different from both of us
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The Cooperstown Casebook by Jay Jaffe
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The inroads that statistical analysis has made into baseball coverage over the past decade or so are pretty remarkable. Advanced metrics have become a much larger part of understanding the game.

But it isn’t jus
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Gork, the Teenage Dragon by Gabe Hudson
Gork, the Teenage Dragon
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There are a lot of people out there writing genre fiction. Considerably fewer are writing good genre fiction. And good genre fiction that is also genuinely funny? And just for fun, why not make it a legitimatel
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The Delirium Brief by Charles Stross
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Investing your time in a book series is a risky proposition. We only have so much time to read, so we obviously want the books we choose to warrant the time spent. Bookshelves everywhere are littered with serie
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Meddling Kids by Edgar Cantero
Meddling Kids
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What if a group of kid detectives accidentally stumbled onto a mystery that was far deeper and darker than the standard “guy in a mask with an overelaborate scheme” to which they’ve become accustomed?

That’s the
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Who Is Rich? by Matthew Klam
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Creating a likable story while presenting an unlikeable protagonist is a tricky proposition. It’s a complex balancing act, finding ways to build empathy without leaning on sympathy. An honest portrayal of iffy
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The Song of the Orphans by Daniel Price
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Science fiction lends itself particularly well to the creation of a book series. Building a world over the span of multiple books allows for the environmental thoroughness in which so much sci-fi thrives.

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