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The Dark Forest
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A Crime in the Neighborhood by Suzanne Berne
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The Three-Body Problem by Liu Cixin
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This was quite excellent.

It is unique insofar as things I've read, but then again, I read widely and not just in sci-fi. It has some crazy ideas that are well-integrated into the story. It uses history well. It's hard to say much bad about this book.
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So, this hasn't aged well....

Apparently, eight years ago this was groundbreaking and challenging the conventional wisdom taught in business schools. Now it is the conventional wisdom.

You can get all this advice, but updated to what we know now about
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The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver
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I love Barbara Kingsolver. She is such an excellent prose stylist. I especially loved the writing in Prodigal Summer. So it's surprising I never picked up this one, her most famous book.

I was a little disappointed when I realized it was going to in t
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I have a long strange history with these books. I'd rather tell you that story than write a proper review.

I got the full trilogy in the mail one day. It was a surprise. This was one of those early, smaller Worldbuilder years, where people actually wo
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Light of the Stars by Adam Frank
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One of the greatest things about popular science as a genre is how it can take topics that are somewhat dry and boring and bring life to it. We get to feel what's so cool about the topic that excited the scientists to work on it (The Elegant Universe ...more
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