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25 Mar 2020, 4:39 pm

Neuromancer, by William Gibson.



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25 Mar 2020, 7:09 pm

The Accidental Presidents by Jared Cohen.

A non-fiction book about eight politicians who unexpectedly became President of the United States.


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29 Mar 2020, 9:01 am

New morning coffee book (although with lockdown it’s more “at random times throughout the day” book): Lenin by Robert Service.



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30 Mar 2020, 1:06 am

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To help me understand epidemics and pandemics better because the news is failing me in this regard. Who better than two people with advanced knowledge of killer viruses who are fighting these things every day.

Here's the book in Q&A format


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30 Mar 2020, 2:24 pm

The Delirium Brief by Charles Stross


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30 Mar 2020, 4:19 pm

The Mermaid and Mrs Hancock by Imogen Hermes Gower



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The Mill on the Floss, George Eliot (1887 edition)



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Yesterday, 4:21 pm

Bankok 8
John Burdett

Again

It has a level of alieness that appeals to me.


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Yesterday, 8:26 pm

Just finished "Hazel Wood" by Melissa Albert
Parts were a bit slow moving for me, but I liked the general storyline



Now reading Sarah Beth Durst's "Spark"


also rereading The Shining


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