Rabbit & Robot by Andrew Smith; On Liberty and the Subjection of Women by John Stuart Mill; Once There Was a War by John Steinbeck; Fury by Salman Rushdie.
Becoming by Michelle Obama; Educated: A Memoir by Tara Westover; Armadale by Wilkie Collins; Mythos by Stephen Fry.
Release by Patrick Ness; Every Word is a Bird We Teach to Sing: Encouters with the Mysteries and Meanings of Language by Daniel Tammet; A Guide to the Good Life: The Ancient Art of Stoic Joy by William B. Irvine; Diary of an Oxygen Thief by Anonymous; Enchiridion by Epictetus; Reality is Not What it Seems: The Journey to Quantum Gravity by Carlo Rovelli.
What did I learn from all this? First, I have a lot of awesome books on my TBR. Second, Goodreads bookshelf navigation really needs to be easier – especially when one has more than 2,000 books on a shelf.
For the ink-hearted
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You don’t start out writing good stuff. You start out writing crap and thinking it’s good stuff, and then gradually you get better at it. That’s why I say one of the most valuable traits is persistence. Octavia E. Butler
My life as a black, disabled teenager
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