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Bookshelf

2017

Mini Habits: Smaller Habits, Bigger ResultsRead 5 Dec 2017
★★★★
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The Maltese FalconRead 1 Dec 2017
★★★★
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How to Write a Novel Using the Snowflake Method (Advanced Fiction Writing Book 1)Read 18 Nov 2017
★★★★
The Caves of Steel (Robot, #1)Read 14 Nov 2017
★★★
Plot & Structure: Techniques and Exercises for Crafting a Plot That Grips Readers from Start to FinishRead 10 Nov 2017
★★★
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The Righteous Mind: Why Good People Are Divided by Politics and ReligionRead 5 Nov 2017
★★★★★
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Snow CrashRead 25 Oct 2017
★★★★
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The Machinery of Freedom: Guide to a Radical CapitalismRead 15 Oct 2017
★★★★★
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The (Honest) Truth About Dishonesty: How We Lie to Everyone � Especially OurselvesRead 8 Oct 2017
★★★
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Ce qu'on voit et ce qu'on ne voit pas (Annoté)Read 5 Oct 2017
★★★★
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Economic PolicyRead 4 Oct 2017
★★★★
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Atlas ShruggedRead 2 Oct 2017
★★★
Starfinder Roleplaying Game: Starfinder Core RulebookRead 1 Oct 2017
★★★
Shoe Dog: A Memoir by the Creator of NIKERead 30 Aug 2017
★★★★
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Seven Brief Lessons on PhysicsRead 30 Aug 2017
Zero to One: Notes on Startups, or How to Build the FutureRead 28 Aug 2017
★★★★★
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Flowers for AlgernonRead 26 Aug 2017
Deep Work: Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted WorldRead 26 Aug 2017
★★★★★
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An Enquiry Concerning Human UnderstandingRead 26 Aug 2017
★★★★
The Retreat of Western LiberalismRead 15 Aug 2017
★★★
UnsongRead 29 Jul 2017
★★★★
The $100 StartupRead 17 Jul 2017
★★★
Free Culture: The Nature and Future of CreativityRead 9 Jul 2017
★★★
Politics UKRead 30 Jun 2017
★★★
Why I Am Not a ChristianRead 21 Jun 2017
★★★★
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The Lost City of ZRead 18 Jun 2017
★★★★
北京折叠Read 5 Jun 2017
★★★
Asteroid Hunters (TED 2)Read 3 Jun 2017
★★★
De la Démocratie en Amérique, tome IRead 2 Jun 2017
★★★★
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Crystal Society (Crystal Trilogy, #1)Read 21 May 2017
★★★
Stubborn Attachments: A Vision for a Society of Free, Prosperous, and Responsible IndividualsRead 11 May 2017
★★★★★
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The One Hour China Book: Two Peking University Professors Explain All of China Business in Six Short StoriesRead 7 May 2017
★★★
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A Fire Upon the DeepRead 7 May 2017

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A Technique for Producing Ideas - the simple five-step formula anyone can use to be more creative in business and in life!Read 24 Apr 2017
★★★
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The Final Empire (Mistborn, #1)Read 23 Apr 2017
★★★★
The RepublicRead 10 Apr 2017
★★★
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Soccermatics: Mathematical Adventures in the Beautiful GameRead 1 Apr 2017
★★
Three Parts Dead (Craft Sequence, #1)Read 29 Mar 2017
★★★★
The Dead PastRead 25 Mar 2017
★★★★
The Great Stagnation: How America Ate All The Low-Hanging Fruit of Modern History, Got Sick, and Will (Eventually) Feel BetterRead 24 Mar 2017
★★★
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La Valeur de La ScienceRead 22 Mar 2017
★★★★
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The Origins of Political Order: From Prehuman Times to the French RevolutionRead 17 Mar 2017
★★★★★
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Down and Out in Paris and LondonRead 23 Feb 2017
★★★★
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Shades of GreyRead 19 Feb 2017
★★★★
On LibertyRead 12 Feb 2017
★★★★★
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Stories of Your Life and OthersRead 8 Feb 2017
★★★
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The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of CancerRead 4 Feb 2017
★★★★
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Letters from a Self-Made Merchant to His SonRead 15 Jan 2017
★★★★
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The One Sentence Persuasion Course - 27 Words to Make the World Do Your BiddingRead 14 Jan 2017
★★★★
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The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly ImprobableRead 13 Jan 2017
★★★★★
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2016

The 12 Week YearRead 30 Dec 2016
★★
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亦摇亦点头Read 27 Dec 2016
★★★
The Complete Guide to Property Investment: How to survive & thrive in the new world of buy-to-letRead 16 Dec 2016
★★★
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Socrates' DefenceRead 12 Dec 2016
★★★★
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The Signal and the Noise: Why So Many Predictions Fail - But Some Don'tRead 12 Dec 2016
★★★★
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Discourses and Selected WritingsRead 8 Nov 2016
★★★★★
Ego Is the EnemyRead 1 Nov 2016
★★★★
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Mayo Clinic Guide to a Healthy PregnancyRead 23 Oct 2016
★★★
SevenevesRead 8 Sep 2016
★★★
The Last EnglishmanRead 24 Aug 2016
★★★★
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Significant DigitsRead 19 Aug 2016
★★★★
MeditationsRead 6 Aug 2016
★★★★★
Waking Up: A Guide to Spirituality Without ReligionRead 6 Aug 2016
★★★★
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God's Debris: A Thought ExperimentRead 4 Aug 2016
★★★★
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The Art of Money Getting: Golden Rules for Making MoneyRead 31 Jul 2016
★★★★
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The Establishment: And How They Get Away with ItRead 20 Jul 2016
★★★★
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EnchiridionRead 14 Jul 2016
★★★★★
Eating AnimalsRead 3 Jul 2016
★★★★★
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Self-RelianceRead 28 Jun 2016
★★★★
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The Shallows: What the Internet Is Doing to Our BrainsRead 27 Jun 2016
★★★
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Letters from a StoicRead 22 Jun 2016
★★★★★
Running with the Kenyans: Passion, Adventure, and the Secrets of the Fastest People on EarthRead 12 Jun 2016
★★★
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The Way of the Runner: A Journey into the Fabled World of Japanese RunningRead 12 Jun 2016
★★★
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The War of Art: Break Through the Blocks & Win Your Inner Creative BattlesRead 2 Jun 2016

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Fooled by Randomness: The Hidden Role of Chance in Life and in the MarketsRead 1 Jun 2016
★★★★
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The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural HistoryRead 19 May 2016
★★★★★
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The Obstacle Is the Way: The Timeless Art of Turning Trials into TriumphRead 16 May 2016
★★★★
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Sapiens: A Brief History of HumankindRead 12 May 2016
★★
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Rationality: From AI to ZombiesRead 6 May 2016
★★★★★
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Luminosity (Luminosity, #1)Read 10 Apr 2016
★★★
First-time ParentRead 1 Apr 2016
★★★
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Influence: The Psychology of PersuasionRead 27 Mar 2016
★★★★★
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Storm Front (The Dresden Files, #1)Read 15 Mar 2016
★★
Expecting Better: Why the Conventional Pregnancy Wisdom is Wrong - and What You Really Need to KnowRead 11 Mar 2016
★★★★
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The Picture of Dorian GrayRead 29 Feb 2016
★★★★
A Girl Corrupted by the Internet is the Summoned Hero?!Read 18 Feb 2016
★★★
Red Rising (Red Rising, #1)Read 17 Feb 2016
★★★
How I Found Freedom in an Unfree World: A Handbook for Personal LibertyRead 6 Feb 2016
★★★★
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The Everyday Parenting Toolkit: The Kazdin Method for Easy, Step-by-Step, Lasting Change for You and Your ChildRead 9 Jan 2016
★★★★
The Shepherd's Crown (Discworld, #41; Tiffany Aching, #5)Read 1 Jan 2016
★★★

2015

Micromotives and MacrobehaviorRead 23 Aug 2015
★★★
Howl's Moving Castle (Howl's Moving Castle, #1)Read 13 Jul 2015
★★★★
Eat and Run: My Unlikely Journey to Ultramarathon GreatnessRead 19 Jun 2015
★★★★
Royal Assassin (Farseer Trilogy, #2)Read 7 Jun 2015
★★★
Mindfulness in Plain EnglishRead 3 Jun 2015
★★★
Assassin's Apprentice (Farseer Trilogy, #1)Read 8 May 2015
★★★★
Fire and Steam: A New History of the Railways in BritainRead 5 Apr 2015
★★★
StardustRead 24 Mar 2015
★★★★
Primal Connection: Follow Your Genetic Blueprint to Health & HappinessRead 21 Mar 2015
★★★
A Scanner DarklyRead 16 Mar 2015
★★★
The Gun SellerRead 4 Mar 2015
★★★
RedshirtsRead 4 Mar 2015
★★★
The Wise Man's Fear (The Kingkiller Chronicle, #2)Read 1 Mar 2015
★★★★★
The Great GatsbyRead 17 Feb 2015
★★★★
The Call of CthulhuRead 14 Feb 2015
★★★
The StrangerRead 10 Feb 2015
★★★
The MartianRead 7 Feb 2015
★★★★
The Name of the Wind (The Kingkiller Chronicle, #1)Read 4 Feb 2015
★★★★
Cat's CradleRead 31 Jan 2015
★★★★
Ready Player OneRead 27 Jan 2015
★★
The Master and MargaritaRead 24 Jan 2015
★★★★