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Quirkology: The Curious Science of Everyday Lives Richard Wiseman - Prof Richard Wiseman

Даниjел Канеман: Мислити, брзо и споро

Kahneman exposes the extraordinary capabilities and also the faults and biases of fast thinking, and the pervasive influence of intuitive impressions on peoples& thoughts and choices.

Vocabulogic: Developing Language, Knowledge, and Vocabulary via Dialogic Reading Methods (Urbani)

Corduroy by Don Freeman is the first in a long series of picture books about little teddy bear. In this one he's living in an apartment store, forgotten on a shelf long enough he's lost one of his buttons. This book is part of my childhood!

Topgrading: How Leading Companies Win by Hiring, Coaching, and Keeping the Best People, Revised and Updated Edition

Bradford Smart's methods and advice for hiring the best workers and coaching current employees are effective and practical.

Last week in Time, there was a really interesting article based on this book talking about the relations among the 5 living presidents. Should be good!

The Presidents Club: Inside the World's Most Exclusive Fraternity [Deckle Edge]

“After all, our lives are but a sequence of accidents - a clanking chain of chance events. A string of choices, casual or deliberate, which add up to that one big calamity we call life."

A Fine Balance

A Fine Balance -- one of the most heart-wrenching books I've ever read!

The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky.  Read it.  You'll find more of yourself than you think.

10 Fantastic Banned Books That Talk About Sex

The Perks of Being a Wallflower - Stephen Chbosky This is such an amazing book

As the late author planned, the books form a coming-of-age story, albeit an unconventional one, in which the rough-edged computer genius Lisbeth Salander moves from aggressively antisocial behavior toward self-awareness and happiness. Much of that happens in this book, and Salander's stridency is subtly decreasing, even as she is forced to combat an awesome array of villains.

The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest (Millennium Trilogy Series by Stieg Larsson

Into Thin Air by Jon Krakauer -- captivating true account of the 1996 Everest disaster (you will NOT be able to put it down)

Into thin air : a personal account of the Mount Everest disaster by Jon Krakauer. Click the cover image to check out or request the non-fiction kindle.

The Shack - William P. Young, I've read this one...it will make you stretch your image of God

“The Shack” – book review

Booktopia has The Shack, When Tragedy Confronts Eternity by Wm Paul Young. Buy a discounted Paperback of The Shack online from Australia's leading online bookstore.

Honey & Co: Food from the Middle East by Itamar Srulovich http://www.amazon.com/dp/144475467X/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_rpSBvb0000ECG

The Kinfolk Table looks at simple European and English recipes. sharing food, recipes and

Always lamented the fact that I am such an introvert and that I need to wear a 'social mask' to appear more extrovert. This book really changed how I look at myself and how being an introvert isn't a bad thing at all. Nice read !

I'm going to read about myself. I used to think there was something wrong with me because I wasn't an extrovert. Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking: Susan Cain

"Vernon God Little." 2003 Booker Prize winner about a teenage Texas boy who becomes the prime suspect in a series of murders after his friend kills 16 schoolmates and then shoots himself.  Little doesn't help his case by running away to Mexico.  The writing is brilliant at times, filled with outlandish characters, brilliant similes, and profanity-laden, keen observations.  Pierre is Australian, and his portrayal of Americans and their consumerist obsessions is fascinating.

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