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A Slip of the Keyboard: Collected Non-Fiction of Terry Pratchett

Amusing Ourselves To Death unlike TV, books let you stop and consider

Content eBooks and copyright

Everything Bad Is Good For You imagine if books were the new invention, and video games had been around for centuries

Everything Is Obvious, Once You Know The AnswerWas Shakespeare just a fluke of history?

Harvey Kurtzman: The Man Who Created Mad

How Pleasure Works

How Proust Can Change Your Life Proust's view of books

Into the Woods: A Five Act Journey into Story all stories have same basic structure

Little Theories of Life a man who reads is a good man

Mad's Greatest Artist: Don Martin

Moonwalking With Einstein the change from intensive to extensive reading

Natural Histories: 25 Extraordinary Species That Have Changed Our World coral islands

Philosophy and Terry Pratchett

Proust and the Squid books let you try on author's attitudes and beliefs

Shakespeare the background

Shock of Gray literacy gives you info from people you've never met

Simple Rules: How to Thrive in a Complex World Elmore Leonard tips on writing

So Many Books altho people thought internet and TV wd kill books, there are in fact so many that there will soon be more books than readers

Some Remarks

Strange Maps BNW countries mapped

Taschen Books extremely expensive books

The Book of Heroic Failures Graham Greene reviewing own writing

The Caped Crusade: Batman and the Rise of Nerd Culture

The Devil's Dictionary

The Digested 21st Century

The Divine Madness of Philip K Dick

The Eye Writing the Bible and Shakespeare from memory

The Know It All Horatio Alger, French encyclopedia

The Invention of News

The Longer Long Tail

The Novel of the Century: The Extraordinary Adventure of Les Miserables

The Price of Everything obscure sources of interesting factoids

The Professor and the Madman the story of the creation of the OED(and one of its surprising contributors)

The Secret Museum Herge's inspiration for Prof Calculus

The Snowball Warren Buffett on Dale Carnegie

The News: A User's Manual

Robert Galbraith's The Silkworm: A Digested Read

Think Like A Freak kids are better to write for

This Is Improbable author of 85,000 books on Amazon

This Long Pursuit: Reflections of a Romantic Biographer.

Totally Mad Mad Magazine

Trump: The Complete Collection the short-lived Trump comic

Turtle Recall: A Discworld Companion





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