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What I've been reading (from Goodreads).

Cover of What Are People For?: Essays

What Are People For?: Essays

Wendell Berry
Started: 2019-05-27
Still reading
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Cover of Gumption: Relighting the Torch of Freedom with America's Gutsiest Troublemakers

Gumption: Relighting the Torch of Freedom with America's Gutsiest Troublemakers

Nick Offerman
Started: 2019-01-28
Finished: 2019-05-09
Rating: 2/5
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Cover of The Road to Little Dribbling: Adventures of an American in Britain

The Road to Little Dribbling: Adventures of an American in Britain

Bill Bryson
Started: 2019-01-28
Finished: 2019-03-25
Rating: 3/5
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Cover of Notes From A Small Island

Notes From A Small Island

Bill Bryson
Started: 2018-12-03
Finished: 2019-01-28
Rating: 4/5
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Cover of Inverting The Pyramid: The History Of Football Tactics

Inverting The Pyramid: The History Of Football Tactics

Jonathan Wilson
Started: 2018-09-09
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Cover of Paddle Your Own Canoe: One Man's Principles for Delicious Living

Paddle Your Own Canoe: One Man's Principles for Delicious Living

Nick Offerman
Started: 2018-05-16
Finished: 2018-09-09
Rating: 3/5
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Cover of Believe Me: A Memoir of Love, Death, and Jazz Chickens

Believe Me: A Memoir of Love, Death, and Jazz Chickens

Eddie Izzard
Started: 2018-04-12
Finished: 2018-05-14
Rating: 3/5
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Cover of Back Story

Back Story

David Mitchell
Started: 2018-03-06
Finished: 2018-04-12
Rating: 3/5
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Cover of Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (Harry Potter, #2)

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (Harry Potter, #2)

J.K. Rowling
Started: 2018-02-09
Still reading
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Cover of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Harry Potter #1)

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Harry Potter #1)

J.K. Rowling
Started: 2018-01-25
Finished: 2018-02-04
Rating: 3/5
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Cover of Thinking About It Only Makes It Worse: And Other Lessons from Modern Life

Thinking About It Only Makes It Worse: And Other Lessons from Modern Life

David Mitchell
Started: 2018-01-16
Finished: 2018-03-02
Rating: 4/5
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Cover of Giovanni's Room

Giovanni's Room

James Baldwin
Started: 2017-12-22
Finished: 2018-01-15
Rating: 4/5
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Cover of The Fire Next Time

The Fire Next Time

James Baldwin
Finished: 2017-12-06
Rating: 5/5
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Cover of Generation A

Generation A

Douglas Coupland
Started: 2017-09-04
Still reading
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Cover of Beyond Religion: Ethics for a Whole World

Beyond Religion: Ethics for a Whole World

Dalai Lama XIV
Finished: 2017-09-03
Rating: 4/5
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Cover of Buddhism Plain and Simple

Buddhism Plain and Simple

Steve Hagen
Finished: 2017-06-18
Rating: 4/5
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Cover of Universal Harvester

Universal Harvester

John Darnielle
Finished: 2017-02-26
Rating: 3/5
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Cover of The Ocean at the End of the Lane

The Ocean at the End of the Lane

Neil Gaiman
Finished: 2016-10-29
Rating: 3/5
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Cover of The Signal and the Noise: Why So Many Predictions Fail - But Some Don't

The Signal and the Noise: Why So Many Predictions Fail - But Some Don't

Nate Silver
Finished: 2016-09-24
Rating: 5/5
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Cover of A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius

A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius

Dave Eggers
Finished: 2016-08-29
Rating: 4/5
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Cover of The Circle

The Circle

Dave Eggers
Finished: 2016-07-25
Rating: 4/5
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Cover of Zeitoun

Zeitoun

Dave Eggers
Finished: 2016-06-24
Rating: 5/5
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Cover of Us

Us

David Nicholls
Finished: 2016-06-05
Rating: 4/5
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Cover of What Is the What

What Is the What

Dave Eggers
Finished: 2016-03-01
Rating: 5/5
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Cover of Girlfriend in a Coma

Girlfriend in a Coma

Douglas Coupland
Finished: 2015-12-01
Rating: 4/5
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Cover of Player One: What Is to Become of Us

Player One: What Is to Become of Us

Douglas Coupland
Finished: 2015-09-22
Rating: 4/5
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Cover of Ready Player One (Ready Player One, #1)

Ready Player One (Ready Player One, #1)

Ernest Cline
Finished: 2015-09-15
Rating: 4/5
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Cover of The Martian

The Martian

Andy Weir
Finished: 2015-08-30
Rating: 4/5
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Cover of Juliet, Naked

Juliet, Naked

Nick Hornby
Finished: 2015-08-22
Rating: 2/5
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Cover of Pictures of the Gone World

Pictures of the Gone World

Lawrence Ferlinghetti
Finished: 2015-07-25
Rating: 4/5
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Cover of On the Road

On the Road

Jack Kerouac
Finished: 2015-07-20
Rating: 3/5
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Cover of The Man in the High Castle

The Man in the High Castle

Philip K. Dick
Started: 2015-03-31
Still reading
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Cover of Neverwhere (London Below, #1)

Neverwhere (London Below, #1)

Neil Gaiman
Finished: 2015-02-15
Rating: 4/5
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Cover of Wolf in White Van

Wolf in White Van

John Darnielle
Finished: 2014-10-23
Rating: 4/5
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Cover of Microserfs

Microserfs

Douglas Coupland
Finished: 2014-09-28
Rating: 4/5
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Cover of Monster

Monster

A. Lee Martinez
Finished: 2014-08-23
Rating: 3/5
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Cover of Principia Discordia ● Or ● How I Found Goddess and What I Did to Her When I Found Her: The Magnum Opiate of Malaclypse the Younger

Principia Discordia ● Or ● How I Found Goddess and What I Did to Her When I Found Her: The Magnum Opiate of Malaclypse the Younger

Gregory Hill
Finished: 2014-08-07
Rating: 3/5
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Cover of Hyperbole and a Half: Unfortunate Situations, Flawed Coping Mechanisms, Mayhem, and Other Things That Happened

Hyperbole and a Half: Unfortunate Situations, Flawed Coping Mechanisms, Mayhem, and Other Things That Happened

Allie Brosh
Finished: 2014-07-12
Rating: 5/5
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Cover of A Game of Thrones (A Song of Ice and Fire, #1)

A Game of Thrones (A Song of Ice and Fire, #1)

George R.R. Martin
Started: 2014-01-11
Finished: 2014-06-28
Rating: 4/5
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Cover of Watchmen (Watchmen #1-12)

Watchmen (Watchmen #1-12)

Alan Moore
Started: 2014-01-11
Finished: 2014-06-22
Rating: 5/5
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Cover of The Selected Works of T.S. Spivet

The Selected Works of T.S. Spivet

Reif Larsen
Finished: 2013-12-08
Rating: 4/5
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Cover of Introducing Philosophy: A Graphic Guide to the History of Thinking

Introducing Philosophy: A Graphic Guide to the History of Thinking

Dave Robinson
Started: 2013-09-08
Finished: 2013-09-22
Rating: 2/5
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Cover of Walden

Walden

Henry David Thoreau
Started: 2013-05-18
Still reading
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Cover of Brave New World

Brave New World

Aldous Huxley
Started: 2012-09-09
Still reading
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Cover of Batman: Year One

Batman: Year One

Frank Miller
Started: 2012-09-09
Finished: 2013-05-17
Rating: 3/5
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Cover of Angels & Demons (Robert Langdon, #1)

Angels & Demons (Robert Langdon, #1)

Dan Brown
Finished: 2012-06-24
Rating: 2/5
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Cover of Animal Farm

Animal Farm

George Orwell
Finished: 2012-06-24
Rating: 4/5
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Cover of Starter for Ten

Starter for Ten

David Nicholls
Finished: 2012-06-24
Rating: 4/5
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Cover of The Road

The Road

Cormac McCarthy
Finished: 2012-06-24
Rating: 5/5
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Cover of Lord of the Flies

Lord of the Flies

William Golding
Finished: 2012-06-24
Rating: 4/5
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Cover of Story of the Eye

Story of the Eye

Georges Bataille
Finished: 2012-06-24
Rating: 3/5
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Cover of High Fidelity

High Fidelity

Nick Hornby
Finished: 2012-06-24
Rating: 5/5
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Cover of Fever Pitch

Fever Pitch

Nick Hornby
Finished: 2012-06-24
Rating: 4/5
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Cover of No Country for Old Men

No Country for Old Men

Cormac McCarthy
Started: 2012-06-24
Still reading
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Cover of The Catcher in the Rye

The Catcher in the Rye

J.D. Salinger
Finished: 2012-06-24
Rating: 4/5
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Cover of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, #1)

The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, #1)

Douglas Adams
Finished: 2012-06-24
Rating: 4/5
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Cover of To Kill a Mockingbird (To Kill a Mockingbird, #1)

To Kill a Mockingbird (To Kill a Mockingbird, #1)

Harper Lee
Started: 2012-06-24
Still reading
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Cover of Fight Club

Fight Club

Chuck Palahniuk
Finished: 2012-06-24
Rating: 4/5
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Cover of One Day

One Day

David Nicholls
Finished: 2012-06-24
Rating: 3/5
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Cover of The Restaurant at the End of the Universe (Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, #2)

The Restaurant at the End of the Universe (Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, #2)

Douglas Adams
Started: 2012-06-24
Still reading
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Cover of The Great Gatsby

The Great Gatsby

F. Scott Fitzgerald
Started: 2012-06-24
Finished: 2012-08-06
Rating: 3/5
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Cover of 1984

1984

George Orwell
Finished: 2012-06-24
Rating: 5/5
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