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I'm reading a book each month, selected from the reading list below. If you see something that you'd like to read, let's read it together!
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Schedule
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MonthTitleReading Partner(s)Notes
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JanuaryThe Remains of the Day (Kazuo Ishiguro)Lindsay, Katie, Erin, NikiGreat book, great group
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FebruaryManhattan Transfer (John Dos Passos)
Reengineering Retail (Doug Stephens)
Nick, Andy
(Solo)
Everyone hated this book; no one finished it
Worthwhile read for work
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MarchPowerful (Patty McCord)LyndseyLyndsey and I loved this book; I got to interview Patty!
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AprilWhere I Was From (Joan Didion)Courtney, AndyI loved it; Andy and Courtney didn't like it as much
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MayA Man Without A Country (Kurt Vonnegut)BrianBrian and I both found it worthwhile (it's v. short)
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JuneTailspin (Steven Brill)(Solo)Well-researched perspective from the militant middle
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JulyThe Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao (Junot Diaz)Amanda, MeyersVery effective writing; refreshing voice
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AugustConversational Design (Erika Hall)
The Broom of the System (David Foster Wallace)
Tuck Everlasting
Rustin
(Solo)
(Solo)
AKA "come be smart with me" by Erika Hall
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One of my all-time favorite works of YAL
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SeptemberDune (Frank Herbert)Tim, DadBrilliant. Sci-fi at its best. Plus, reading with family šŸ‘Œ
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OctoberThe Snows of Kilimanjaro
Good to Great (Jim Collins)
Thinking, Fast and Slow (Daniel Kahnemann)
The Art of Thinking Clearly
Ellen
(Solo)
(Solo)
(Solo)
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Worthwhile
Fasincating
Basically a pop repackaging of "Thinking, Fast and Slow"
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NovemberJust Enough Research (Erika Hall)
Mindset (Carol Dweck)
Zero to One (Peter Thiel)
It Doesn't Have to Be Crazy at Work (DHH and Jason Fried)
UX Writing Group
(Solo)
(Solo)
(Solo)
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DecemberThe Winter of Our Discontent (John Steinbeck)Pete
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Reading List (* indicates a two-month read)
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GenreTitle (* indicates two-month read)AuthorInfoPagesInterested
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BiographyShoe Dog: A Memoir By The Creator of NikePhil KnightAmazon400
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BusinessCreativity, Inc.Ed CatmullAmazon368
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BusinessBuilt to LastJim CollinsAmazon368
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BusinessZone to WinGeoffrey MooreAmazon174
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BusinessCrucial ConversationsKerry PattersonAmazon272
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BusinessMeeting Design: For Managers, Makers, and EveryoneKevin M. HoffmanAmazon232
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BusinessThe Messy MiddleScott BelskyAmazon416
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CultureThe Death of TruthMichiko KakutaniPRH208
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CultureThe Road to CharacterDavid BrooksAmazon320
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DesignMeasuring the User ExperienceWilliam AlbertAmazon320
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FictionThe God of Small ThingsArundhati RoyAmazon333Danielle
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FictionThis Side of ParadiseF. Scott FitzgeraldAmazon290
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FictionThe World According to Garp*John IrvingAmazon624
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FictionFor Whom the Bell Tolls*Ernest HemingwayAmazon480Luke
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FictionThe StrangerAlbert CamusAmazon124
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InterviewQuack this WayDFW & Bryan GarnerReview146
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Interviews/EssaysSegregation: The Inner Conflict of the SouthRobert Penn WarrenAmazon88
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MarketingBrand Relevance: Making Competitors Irrelevant*David AakerAmazon400
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Pop PsychologyNudgeRichard Thaler and Cass SunsteinAmazon312
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Pop PsychologyHow to ThinkAlan JacobsAmazon160
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Pop PsychologyYou Are Not So SmartDavid McRaneyAmazon320
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Pop PsychologyThe Undoing ProjectMichael LewisWikipedia368
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Pop PsychologyThe Stuff of Thought*Steven PinkerAmazon499
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Self HelpThe Art of SelfishnessDavid SeaburyAmazon192
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Short StoriesOblivionDavid Foster WallaceAmazon336
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Short StoryThe Short Happy Life of Francis MacomberErnest HemingwayWiki30
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SociologyThe Cultural Contradictions of Capitalism *Daniel BellAmazon400
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SociologyHabits of the Heart: Individualism and Commitment in America*Robert N. BellahAmazon410
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SociologyPublic OpinionWalter LippmannAmazon288
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SociologyThe Coddling of the American MindGreg LukianoffAmazon352
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