Book reviews for June 2022

Ogilvy on Advertising (Vintage) by David Ogilvy

Ogilvy on Advertising (Vintage) by David Ogilvy

3/5

 

The Quick Fix: Why Fad Psychology Can't Cure Our Social Ills by Jesse Singal

The Quick Fix: Why Fad Psychology Can't Cure Our Social Ills by Jesse Singal

4/5

 

The Yellowstone Directive by John S. Shaw III

The Yellowstone Directive by John S. Shaw III

3/5

 

Play Bigger: How Pirates, Dreamers, and Innovators Create and Dominate Markets by Al Ramadan

Play Bigger: How Pirates, Dreamers, and Innovators Create and Dominate Markets by Al Ramadan

2/5

 

BOX 88 by Charles Cumming

BOX 88 by Charles Cumming

4/5

 

(Related: #Resist; Go-arounds: LEGO and Legislative Service; Religion's Kayne West Tendencies)

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Book reviews for May 2022

Bad Actors (Slough House #8) by Mick Herron

Bad Actors (Slough House #8) by Mick Herron

4/5

 

Typhoon by Charles Cumming

Typhoon by Charles Cumming

4/5

 

The Pilot's Daughter by Audrey J. Cole

The Pilot's Daughter by Audrey J. Cole

3/5

 

The Trinity Six by Charles Cumming

The Trinity Six by Charles Cumming

4/5

 

(Related: #Resist; Go-arounds: LEGO and Legislative Service; The Harvard Business Review Fallacy)

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Book reviews for April 2022

The Wonder Book of Geometry: A Mathematical Story by David Acheson

The Wonder Book of Geometry: A Mathematical Story by David Acheson

4/5

 

I Am Not Who You Think I Am by Eric Rickstad

I Am Not Who You Think I Am by Eric Rickstad

3/5

 

The Echo Wife by Sarah Gailey

The Echo Wife by Sarah Gailey

2/5

 

(Related: #Resist; Go-arounds: LEGO and Legislative Service; Nonfiction)

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Book reviews for March 2022

Rationality: What It Is, Why It Seems Scarce, Why It Matters by Steven Pinker

Rationality: What It Is, Why It Seems Scarce, Why It Matters by Steven Pinker

4/5

 

Zeroes by Chuck Wendig

Zeroes by Chuck Wendig

2/5

 

Escape from Yokai Land (Laundry Files, #7.5) by Charles Stross

Escape from Yokai Land (Laundry Files, #7.5) by Charles Stross

3/5

 

The Apollo Murders by Chris Hadfield

The Apollo Murders by Chris Hadfield

4/5

 

(Related: #Resist; Go-arounds: LEGO and Legislative Service; San Francisco November 2016 Propositions)

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Book reviews for February 2022

Mickey7: A Novel by Edward Ashton

Mickey7: A Novel by Edward Ashton

3/5

 

The Nineties: A Book by Chuck Klosterman

The Nineties: A Book by Chuck Klosterman

4/5

 

Product-Led SEO: The Why Behind Building Your Organic Growth Strategy by Eli  Schwartz

Product-Led SEO: The Why Behind Building Your Organic Growth Strategy by Eli Schwartz

3/5

 

(Related: Nonfiction; I'm not afraid of Google; Religion's Kayne West Tendencies)

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Book reviews for January 2022

The Anomaly: A Novel by Hervé Le Tellier

The Anomaly: A Novel by Hervé Le Tellier

4/5

 

Quantum of Nightmares (Laundry Files Book 11) by Charles Stross

Quantum of Nightmares (Laundry Files Book 11) by Charles Stross

4/5

 

What's Eating the Universe?: And Other Cosmic Questions by Paul C.W. Davies

What's Eating the Universe?: And Other Cosmic Questions by Paul C.W. Davies

4/5

 

This Is What Happened by Mick Herron

This Is What Happened by Mick Herron

3/5

 

The Catch (Slough House, #6.5) by Mick Herron

The Catch (Slough House, #6.5) by Mick Herron

3/5

 

The Marlyebone Drop (Slough House, #5.5) by Mick Herron

The Marlyebone Drop (Slough House, #5.5) by Mick Herron

4/5

 

The List (Slough House, #2.5) by Mick Herron

The List (Slough House, #2.5) by Mick Herron

3/5

 

(Related: #Resist; Go-arounds: LEGO and Legislative Service; Get ITHCWY By Email)

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Book reviews for December 2021

Inhibitor Phase by Alastair Reynolds

Inhibitor Phase by Alastair Reynolds

3/5

 

Dolphin Junction: Stories by Mick Herron

Dolphin Junction: Stories by Mick Herron

4/5

 

Termination Shock by Neal Stephenson

Termination Shock by Neal Stephenson

5/5

 

(Related: Go-arounds: LEGO and Legislative Service; #Resist; The Trust Project, Fake News and a Partial Facebook Uninstall)

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Book reviews for November 2021

The Dark Hours (Renée Ballard, #4; Harry Bosch Universe, #35) by Michael Connelly

The Dark Hours (Renée Ballard, #4; Harry Bosch Universe, #35) by Michael Connelly

4/5

 

Invisible Sun (Empire Games #3) by Charles Stross

Invisible Sun (Empire Games #3) by Charles Stross

4/5

 

Better off Dead (Jack Reacher, #26) by Lee Child

Better off Dead (Jack Reacher, #26) by Lee Child

3/5

 

First Person Singular: Stories by Haruki Murakami

First Person Singular: Stories by Haruki Murakami

4/5

 

Homeland Elegies by Ayad Akhtar

Homeland Elegies by Ayad Akhtar

5/5

 

(Related: #Resist; Go-arounds: LEGO and Legislative Service; San Francisco Shoreline Timelapse)

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Book reviews for September 2021

Shadow Land (Gordon Pope Thrillers, #3) by B.B. Griffith

Shadow Land (Gordon Pope Thrillers, #3) by B.B. Griffith

4/5

 

(Related: Bishops; Nonfiction; Año Nuevo)

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Book reviews for August 2021

The Sirens of Mars: Searching for Life on Another World by Sarah Stewart Johnson

The Sirens of Mars: Searching for Life on Another World by Sarah Stewart Johnson

4/5

 

Mind Games (Gordon Pope Thrillers, #2) by B.B. Griffith

Mind Games (Gordon Pope Thrillers, #2) by B.B. Griffith

3/5

 

The Sleepwalkers (Gordon Pope Thrillers, #1) by B.B. Griffith

The Sleepwalkers (Gordon Pope Thrillers, #1) by B.B. Griffith

3/5

 

Shards of Earth (The Final Architects Trilogy, #1) by Adrian Tchaikovsky

Shards of Earth (The Final Architects Trilogy, #1) by Adrian Tchaikovsky

4/5

 

The Invention of Sound by Chuck Palahniuk

The Invention of Sound by Chuck Palahniuk

3/5

 

(Related: Religion's Kayne West Tendencies; Extreme Environmentalism; The Harvard Business Review Fallacy)

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