Reading

Books: on balance, I'm for them. These are most of the ones I've read since 2007 or so. The star ratings correspond more closely to "how worth my time this felt" than "how good this is."
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October 26 The Secret Ninja Cucumber Scrolls
David de Florinier
Gojko Adzic, Annette de Florinier
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October 26 Designing Interfaces: Patterns for Effective Interaction Design
Jenifer Tidwell
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October 06 Notes from Underground, White Nights, The Dream of a Ridiculous Man, and Selections from The House of the Dead
Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Andrew R. MacAndrew, Ben Marcus
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October 01 Poison the Cure (Poison the Cure, #1)
Jad Ziade
Cahill, Alex
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October 01 Falconer
John Cheever
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September 20 A Home for Mr. Easter
Brooke A. Allen
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September 18 The Agile Samurai: How Agile Masters Deliver Great Software
Jonathan Rasmusson
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September 18 A Brief History of Time
Stephen Hawking
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September 11 Rice Boy
Evan Dahm
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September 09 The Metamorphosis and Other Stories
Franz Kafka
Jason Baker, Donna Freed
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September 09 Yeah. No. Totally.
Lisa Wells
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September 07 A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail
Bill Bryson
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August 25 The Handmaid's Tale (The Handmaid's Tale, #1)
Margaret Atwood
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August 16 It's a Good Life, If You Don't Weaken: A Picture Novella
Seth
Chester Brown, Maggie Mortimer
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August 15 Interesting Women: Stories
Andrea Lee
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July 08 Incendiary
Chris Cleave
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July 02 City of Bones (The Mortal Instruments, #1)
Cassandra Clare
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June 12 Unaccustomed Earth
Jhumpa Lahiri
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June 10 The Death of Artemio Cruz
Carlos Fuentes
Alfred MacAdam
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May 09 Casanova, Vol. 1: Luxuria
Matt Fraction
Gabriel Bá, Fábio Moon
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May 09 Transmetropolitan, Vol. 2: Lust for Life
Warren Ellis
Darick Robertson
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May 09 Fables, Vol. 3: Storybook Love
Bill Willingham
Bryan Talbot, Lan Medina, Mark Buckingham, Linda Medley, Steve Leialoha, James Jean
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May 01 Charles Dickens
Michael Slater
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April 20 Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
Hunter S. Thompson
Ralph Steadman
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April 20 The Imperfectionists
Tom Rachman
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March 19 Special Topics in Calamity Physics
Marisha Pessl
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February 19 The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable
Nassim Nicholas Taleb
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February 19 Ext JS in Action
Jesús García
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February 09 Specimen Days
Michael Cunningham
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February 07 The Best American Short Stories 1988
Shannon Ravenel
Gish Jen
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January 27 The Beat: Go-Go Music from Washington, D.C.
Kip Lornell
Charles C. Stephenson Jr.
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January 16 Dracula: A Classic Pop-Up Tale
Claire Bampton
Bram Stoker, Anthony Williams, David Hawcock
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2011 total: 34