books

My Top 5 Books of 2014

In 2013, there were 304,912 traditional print books offered for sale. The numbers aren't yet in for 2014, but it's probable that a similar number awaits. Of those ~300,000 new books, I read 22. That's a solid .00733% of new books I plucked from obscurity (i.e. the…

Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore - Book Suggestion

Aside from children's books like Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus, it's rare for me to read a book quickly. I'm more of an ambler, which did me no good in high-school English. Anything over 50 pages and I'll get back to you in a week or more. Programmers…