Books

These are some books I’ve read recently. I only list the ones I’ve enjoyed, and that are not too specific. If for some reason you care to know what I think about any of them, just ask.

January 2012

Thinking, Fast and Slow – Daniel Kahneman

March 2012

Imagine: How Creativity Works – Jonah Lehrer

May 2012

The Honest Truth About Dishonesty – Dan Ariely

June 2012

The Joy of Clojure – Michael Fogus and Chris Houser

July 2012

Pictures of the Mind – Myriam Boleyn-Fitzgerald

August 2012

Exploring Everyday Things with R and Ruby – Sau Sheong Chang

The Big Short – Michael Lewis

Boomerang: Travels in the New Third World – Michael Lewis

September 2012

On Writing – Stephen King

Naked Economics – Charles Wheelan

October 2012

The Signal and the Noise – Nate Silver

Moonwalking with Einstein: The Art and Science of Remembering Everything – Joshua Foer

November 2012

Improv Wisdom: Don’t Prepare, Just Show Up – Patricia Ryan Madson

December 2012

Antifragile: Things that Gain from Disorder – Nicholas Nassim Taleb

January 2013

Guns, Germs, and Steel – Jared Diamond

February 2013

Death by Black Hole: And Other Cosmic Quandaries – Neil deGrasse Tyson

April 2013

Republic, Lost – Lawrence Lessig

June 2013

Naked Statistics – Charles Wheelan

August 2013

Flowers for Algernon – Daniel Keyes

 

 

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