Freakonomics by Steven D. Levitt & Stephen J. Dubner

This is post 16 of 35 in the series “2016 Sticky Books” Freakonomics by Steven D. Levitt & Stephen J. Dubner   This book came out in late 2009 and quickly spread like wildfire. It seemed to captivate peoples’ imaginations with the witty writing and interesting stories. Levitt and Dubner seemed to do the impossible; they […]

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“Surely You’re Joking Mr. Feynman!” by Richard P. Feynman

Richard Feynman

This is post 14 of 35 in the series “2016 Sticky Books”   “Surely You’re Joking Mr. Feynman!” Adventures of a Curious Character   by Richard P. Feynman     I know I told you that we would be focusing all of April on books that focus solely on quotes, but…well, I lied. I didn’t intentionally lie, so I […]

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A Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill Bryson

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This is post 8 of 35 in the series “2016 Sticky Books” A Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill Bryson     “There seemed to be a mystifying universal conspiracy among textbook authors to make certain the material they dealt with never strayed too near the realm of the mildly interesting and was always at […]

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