By Michael Lewis
Finally finished Flash Boys by Michael Lewis. Great book. Makes you want to trust Vanguard and pretty much no one else.
By Andre Alexis
Congratulations to this year’s @gillerprize winner, André Alexis, for his novel Fifteen Dogs! #CanLit
By Robert Penn. Warren
Scene waiting for Goodfellas verdict (one isn't imminent): Prosecutor knits. Reporter reads "All the King's Men." Artist sorts crayons.
Reading a signed copy of @pronounced_ing's literary thriller, Everything I Never Told You. Print books are great.
By Brandon Stanton
RT @peterlattman: From Instagram to No. 1 bestseller: "Humans of New York" book, by Brandon Stanton, debuts atop NYT nonfiction list.
Humans of New York: Stories, debuts at No. 1 on the NYT hardcover and ebook nonfiction lists @humansofny
Destiny and Power, by @jonmeacham debuts at No. 1 on the NYT hardcover nonfiction bestseller list
My book "Dot Complicated" is now out in paperback! Def biased, but it makes a great holiday gift! ;) @harpercollins
Jeff Bezos, at the new Amazon store in Seattle, is recommending "The Gift of Fear" as one of his favorite books.
@fogus @gigasquid I enjoyed Drunkard's Walk, which was a history of probability
RT @latimesbooks: The National Book Award for Nonfiction goes to Ta-Nehisi Coates for Between the World and Me #NBAwards
By Alicia Joseph
@joseph_pancer Her name isn't coming up as one of the choices. It's not anyone with your last name. Please send her ticket number.
By Hanya Yanagihara
Impressed that Hanya Yanagihara wrote 720-page "A Little Life" in 18 months (Her first novel took 18 years)
Gloria Steinem's "My Life on the Road" chronicles her travels as a journalist/activist
By Robert A. Heinlein
Astronauts Scott and Mark Kelly, one in space, one on the ground. Makes me think of Heinlein's Time for the Stars!
The Nobel effect: VOICES FROM CHERNOBYL, by Svetlana Alexievich, debuts at No. 4 on the NYT paperback nonfiction list
By Alice Walker
RT @bwaycolorpurple: The Color Purple by Alice Walker ebook is available on @amazon today only for $2.99 or less: h…
By Robert Galbraith
Career of Evil, by Robert Galbraith, aka @jkrowlingdaily debuts at No. 3 on NYT fiction hardcover list, No. 2 on ebook list
RT @alloutshow: @markoff is LIVE talking about his book "Machines of Loving Grace" #TechTalk
If you're not in SF, you can still join in on the Aaron Swartz @securedrop hackathon. Go to & read "Getting Started"
Thinking of @jmseabrook's Song Machine; headed to film music history doc now & a hotel tomorrow. Therefore, thought: 21st c pop = Pringles.
RT @btparsons: Two new cookbooks my pal @edandcamera shot are out today: @dominiquecrenn's ATELIER CRENN and @chefjsmillie's SLOW FIRES. Co…
Bill Gates reviews Randall Munroe's new book: Thing Explainer. Items broken down with 1000 most common words.
RT @btparsons: Two new cookbooks my pal @edandcamera shot are out today: @dominiquecrenn's ATELIER CRENN and @chefjsmillie's SLOW FIRES. Co…