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I've been fond of reading ever since I can remember the shapes of letters. You know those little books kids get to learn the alphabet? The ones that show A is for Apple with a big red picture of an apple next to it? I was never happy with it. I wanted more. When the librarian at the school or the naval quarters where we lived told me I couldn't have a big novel because I was too small, I was pissed. I wanted to read what I wanted to, and I wanted to read everything.

They tell tales because they’re afraid of

-Dark Tower, The

Now Reading

  • Grit
  • Handmaid'S Tale, The
  • Homo Deus: A Brief History Of Tomorrow

Reading List

  • Algorithms To Live By: The Computer Science Of Human Decisions
  • Alice In Quantumland
  • American Gods
  • Beyond Good And Evil
  • Brilliant Green: The Surprising History And Science Of Plant Intelligence
  • Cat’S Cradle
  • Death'S End
  • Ender'S Game
  • Fight Club
  • Geek Feminist Revolution, The
  • Hag-Seed
  • Handmaid'S Tale, The
  • Happiness Hypothesis, The
  • Homo Deus: A Brief History Of Tomorrow
  • How To Win Friends And Influence People
  • Illustrated Book Of Bad Arguments, The
  • Intuition Pumps And Other Tools For Thinking
  • Man In The High Castle, The
  • Master Switch, The
  • Midnight'S Children
  • Models
  • On The Genealogy Of Morals
  • Patriotism
  • Peak
  • Psychology Of Man'S Possible Evolution, The
  • Ringworld
  • Sapiens: A Breif History Of Humankind
  • Silence
  • Story Genius
  • Stumbling On Happiness
  • Surely You'Re Joking, Mr. Feynman!
  • Tale For The Time Being, A
  • Thus Spoke Zarathustra
  • Underground Railroad, The
  • War And Peace
  • Writing For Computer Science

Book Lists

I've read -

legend: liked

  • 1984
  • 8 Million Ways To Die
  • Adventures Of Tom Sawyer, The
  • Aesop’S Fables
  • Algorithmic Puzzles
  • Alice In Wonderland
  • Alice'S Adventures In Wonderland
  • Andromeda Strain, The
  • Angels & Demons
  • Animal Farm: A Fairy Story
  • Anna Karenina
  • Are You Afraid Of The Dark?
  • Around The World In Eighty Days
  • Art Of War, The
  • Atlas Shrugged
  • Balloon Hoax, The
  • Blackout
  • Broker, The
  • Call Of The Wild
  • Canterbury Tales, And Other Poems, The
  • Captain Courageous
  • Carrie
  • Cask Of Amontillado, The
  • Chamber, The
  • Chimera
  • Clash Of Kings, A
  • Coders At Work
  • Codex, The
  • Complete Sherlock Holmes, The
  • Connecticut Yankee In King Arthur'S Court, A
  • Count Zero
  • Cryptonomicon
  • Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Nighttime, The
  • Dance With Dragons, A
  • Dancing Bear
  • Dark Forest, The
  • Dark Tower Iii: The Waste Lands, The
  • Dark Tower Ii: The Drawing Of The Three, The
  • Dark Tower Iv: Wizard And Glass, The
  • Dark Tower, The
  • Dark Tower: The Gunslinger, The
  • Dark Tower: The Wind Through The Keyhole, The
  • Dark Tower Vii: The Dark Tower, The
  • Dark Tower Vi: Song Of Susannah, The
  • Dark Tower V: Wolves Of The Calla, The
  • David Copperfield
  • Da Vinci Code, The
  • Deadline
  • Deception Point
  • Digital Fortress
  • Dirty Bomb: Weapons Of Mass Disruption
  • Do Androids Dream Of Electric Sheep
  • Do Androids Dream Of Electric Sheep?
  • Doctor Sleep: A Novel
  • Doomsday Conspiracy, The
  • Dubliners
  • Duma Key
  • Dune
  • Eat Cake
  • Einstein: His Life And Universe
  • Eyes Of The Dragon, The
  • Fahrenheit 451
  • Fall Of The House Of Usher, The
  • Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them
  • Feast For Crows, A
  • Feed
  • Final Country, The
  • Firestarter
  • Fools Die
  • Foucalt'S Pendulum
  • Foucault'S Pendulum
  • Fountainhead, The
  • Game Of Thrones, A
  • Godfather, The
  • God Of Small Things, The
  • Gold-Bug, The
  • Graveyard Book, The
  • Great Expectations
  • Grit
  • Gunslinger, The
  • Hannibal
  • Harry Potter And The Chamber Of Secrets
  • Harry Potter And The Cursed Child
  • Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows
  • Harry Potter And The Goblet Of Fire
  • Harry Potter And The Half Blood Prince
  • Harry Potter And The Order Of Phoenix
  • Harry Potter And The Philosophers Stone
  • Harry Potter And The Prisoner Of Azkaban
  • Hidden Life Of Trees: What They Feel, How They Communicate—Discoveries From A Secret World, The
  • Hitchhiker'S Guide To The Galaxy, The
  • Hobbit, The
  • If Tomorrow Comes
  • Inferno
  • It
  • Journey To The Center Of The Earth
  • Kidnapped
  • King Of Torts, The
  • Lab Girl
  • Last Good Kiss, The
  • Last Juror, The
  • Life, The Universe And Everything
  • Little Women
  • Lord Of The Flies
  • Lord Of The Rings, The
  • Lost Symbol, The
  • Mahabharata: A Modern Rendering, Vol 1, The
  • Mahabharata: A Modern Rendering, Vol 2, The
  • Memories Of Midnight
  • Metamorphosis, The
  • Micro
  • Misery
  • Mist, The
  • Moby Dick; Or, The Whale
  • Mona Lisa Overdrive
  • Moon Is A Harsh Mistress, The
  • Murder On The Orient Express
  • Murders In The Rue Morgue, The
  • Mysterious Island, The
  • Neptune’S Brood
  • Neuromancer
  • Never Let Me Go
  • Notes Of A Dirty Old Man
  • Nothing Lasts Forever
  • Old Man And The Sea, The
  • Oliver Twist
  • Omerta
  • One To Count Cadence
  • On Writing: A Memoir Of The Craft
  • Other Side Of Midnight, The
  • Parasite
  • Perfume: The Story Of A Murderer
  • Picture Of Dorian Gray, The
  • Post Office
  • Prey
  • Prince And The Pauper, The
  • Prince In Exile
  • Prince Of Dharma
  • Pulp
  • Rainmaker, The
  • Rama Ii
  • Ramayana Part 3_Prince At War
  • Red Dragon
  • Redshirts
  • Rendezvous With Rama
  • Restaurant At The End Of The Universe, The
  • Robert A. Heinlein
  • Robinson Crusoe
  • Rose Madder
  • Salem’S Lot
  • Sands Of Time, The
  • Shining, The
  • Silence Of The Lambs, The
  • So Long, And Thanks For All The Fish
  • Sphere
  • Spin
  • Starship Troopers
  • Steve Jobs
  • Storm Of Swords, A
  • Sun Also Rises, The
  • Symbiont
  • Tales Of Beedle The Bard
  • Tales Of Ordinary Madness
  • Tell-Tale Heart, The
  • Thinkertoys
  • Three-Body Problem, The
  • Three Men In A Boat
  • Through The Looking-Glass, And What Alice Found There
  • Timeline
  • To Kill A Mockingbird
  • Treasure Island
  • Tropic Of Cancer
  • Twenty Thousand Leagues Under The Sea
  • Ubik
  • Ulysses
  • Under The Dome
  • Ur
  • Various Haunts Of Men, The
  • Vegetarian: A Novel, The
  • Who Rules The World?
  • Windmills Of The Gods
  • Wizard Of Oz, The
  • Wolves Of The Calla
  • Wrong Case, The
  • Www 3: Wonder
  • Www: Wake