24-Hour Bookclub

[24-Hour Bookclub](24-Hour Bookclub is a reading flashmob organized by Diana Kimball and Max Temkin. Every few months, we pick a book, read it in one day, and talk about it on the internet.) is a reading flashmob organized by Diana Kimball and Max Temkin. Every…

Recent Reading

A nice thing about being on the road is that there’s a lot of time to read. (And to watcha lot of TV series, but that’s another story.) Here are some quick recommendations: The Year of Magical Thinking by Joan Didion We are imperfect mortal…

Recent Reading

FWIW, some thoughts from the latest batch of reading: A Scanner Darkly by Philip K. Dick. Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn NW: A Novel by Zadie Smith The Teleportation Accident by Ned Beauman A Scanner Darkly by Philip K. Dick Set in a decaying Californian…

End of Summer Reading

Summer has come and gone, but it didn’t leave without a few good reads. I’d just like to share some books; you might find them a worthy consolation for the departed sun. Zoo City by Lauren Beukes. Picked up this South African sci-fi/crime noir thanks…

Kindle-Powered Summer Reading

This is a short post, but just wanted to share a few good reads picked up this summer and why I’m enjoying them on the Kindle. Why the Kindle rocks The Kindle, which I’ve been using heavily since January, has definitely help speed up reading,…