By John Barnes
@johnbarnessf Mother Of Storms was very much on my mind while in Hawaii last week, with two hurricanes on the way. And great book, of course
Finished "Lock In" by @scalzi, really great (as expected). Detective story with unique SF twist, kind of like Bester's The Demolished Man
RT @darlin: @fmanjoo "Consider the Fork" has a great chapter on why Americans use cups, not scales. http://www.amazon.com/Consider-Fork-H...
@fmanjoo "Consider the Fork" has a great chapter on why Americans use cups, not scales. http://www.amazon.com/Consider-Fork-H...
By E.B. White
"New Yorkers temperamentally do not crave comfort and convenience--if they did, they would live elsewhere." - E.B. White, Here is New York
Excited to read. MT“@frankbruni: Mesmerizing discussion of "Soldier Girls" by Helen Thorpe at Tattered Cover. Passages she read: gorgeous.
The Teacher Wars by @danagoldstein debuts at No. 8 on NYT hardcover bestseller list
Can't wait for this book! http://www.amazon.com/Making-Makers-C... Making Makers: Kids, Tools, and the Future of Innovation
By Dave Eggers
Amused to learn that @facebook recommends Dave Eggers's "The Circle" as reading for new employees.
"Where'd You Go, Bernadette?" is laugh out loud funny. If you're a parent in SEA/SF/LA you might recognize yourself. http://www.amazon.com/dp/B006L8942U/r...
"A Deadly Wandering" - Matt Richtel's brilliant exploration of the human impact of technology is out: http://www.amazon.com/Deadly-Wanderin...
By Brad Stone
RT @jimaley: .@bradstone 's Amazon/Bezos book "The Everything Store" now available everywhere* in paperback. http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/the-e... *excep…
Lunchtime reading "The Opportunity Equation" @ericschwarz1984 Highest achieving ed system? Upper middle class family https://twitter.com/motokorich/status...
"China's Second Continent," by @hofrench, veteran of @nytimes, called "masterly account" by @theeconomist. Look forward to reading
By Willa Cather
@sherman_alexie Reservation Blues has been paired with My Antonia by Willa Cather on @rooster this month. https://readrooster.com/books/9/2014/
By Karl Ove Knausgaard
RT @nytimescohen: I tried but life is too short for Karl Ove Knausgaard's "My Struggle." One volume does it for me.
By Jennifer Egan
Also, if you like to read things in digital form, here's "A Visit from the Goon Squad"'s PowerPoint chapter. http://jenniferegan.com/books/a-visit...
By Roland Smith
Googler Megan Smith's White House job: Basically a done deal via @fortunemagazine http://fortune.com/2014/09/02/googler...
RT @oliverburkeman: .@carr2n evokes the general squalor of British tabloidry very well in this review of Nick Davies’s Hack Attack http://t…
By Sherman Alexie
@sherman_alexie Reservation Blues has been paired with My Antonia by Willa Cather on @rooster this month. https://readrooster.com/books/9/2014/
.@nytimesbooks to publish first serial of Hilary Mantel's "The Assassination of Margaret Thatcher" http://investors.nytco.com/press/pres...
Burning copies of Peter Thiel's Zero to One back stage to keep warm #TCDisrupt
By Mary H.K. Choi
RT @choitotheworld: MY KINDLE SINGLE OF ESSAYS IS OUT! It's called, Oh, Never Mind. Please buy it. Meow. #OHNEVERMIND http://www.amazon.com/Oh-Never-Mind-K...
RT @josh_bersin: Personal Interview with Reid Hoffman about Managing Talent In The Networked Age. https://www.linkedin.com/today/post/a... @reidhoffman #hr
By David Carr
RT @jilleduffy: Making an effort to read more. This week's book is The Night of the Gun by David Carr @carr2n https://twitter.com/jilleduffy/status...
By Danielle Keats Citron
“Everyone is at risk from powerful celebrities to ordinary people” @daniellecitron on Hate Crimes in Cyberspace. http://www.salon.com/2014/09/02/hate_...