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Books (Fiction)

  • 1Q84 by Haruki Murakami [Buy It!]
  • A Case of Two Cities by Qiu Xiaolong [Buy It!]
  • A Delicate Truth by John Le Carré [Buy It!]
  • A Gun for Sale by Graham Green [Buy It!]
  • A Hero of France by Alan Furst [Buy It!]
  • A Nasty Anecdote by Fyodor Dostoevsky [Buy It!]
  • At the End of a Dull Day by Massimo Carlotto [Buy It!]
  • Black Collar by Daniel Sullivan [Buy It!]
  • Blackout & All Clear by Connie Willis [Buy It!]
  • Brave New World by Aldous Huxley [Buy It!]
  • Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? by Philip K. Dick [Buy It!]
  • Double Star by Robert Heinlein
  • Dune by Frank Herbert [Buy It!]
  • Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury [Buy It!]
  • Fantastic Voyage by Isaac Asimov [Buy It!]
  • Forever Peace by Joe Haldeman [Buy It!]
  • Fountains of Paradise by Arthur C. Clarke [Buy It!]
  • Inherent Vice by Thomas Pynchon [Buy It!]
  • Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka [Buy It!]
  • Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie [Buy It!]
  • Orient Express by Graham Greene [Buy It!]
  • Our Man in Havana by Graham Greene [Buy It!]
  • Passage of Arms by Eric Ambler [Buy It!]
  • Rama Series by Arthur C. Clarke [Buy them! [1][2][3][4]]
  • Raymond Chandler’s entire bibliography [Buy It!]
  • Sidetracked & Dogs of Riga by Henning Mankell [Buy It!]
  • Siddhartha by Hermann Hesse [Buy It!]
  • Stranger in a Strange Land by Robert Heinlein [Buy It!]
  • The Adventures of Augie March by Saul Bellow [Buy It!]
  • The Circle by Dave Eggers [Buy It!]
  • The City & The City by China Miéville [Buy It!]
  • The Constant Gardener by John Le Carré [Buy It!]
  • The Crack in Space by Philip K. Dick [Buy It!]
  • The Damascus Cover by Howard Kaplan [Buy It!]
  • The Dispossessed by Ursula K. Le Guin [Buy It!]
  • The Forever War by Joe Haldeman [Buy It!]
  • The Friends of Eddie Coyle by George V. Higgins [Buy It!]
  • The Light of Other Days by Arthur C. Clarke [Buy It!]
  • The Maltese Falcon by Dashiell Hammett [Buy It!]
  • The Man in the High Castle by Philip K. Dick [Buy It!]
  • The Man Who Folded Himself by David Gerrold [Buy It!]
  • The Mao Case by Qiu Xiaolong [Buy It!]
  • The Martian by Andy Weir [Buy It!]
  • The Orphan Master’s Son by Adam Johnson [Buy It!]
  • The Plot Against America by Philip Roth [Buy It!]
  • The Space Merchants by Frederik Pohl & Cyril M. Kornbluth [Buy It!]
  • The Space Traders by Derrick Bell
  • Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy Trilogy by John Le Carré [Buy It!]
  • We by Yevgeny Zamyatin [Buy It!]
  • Yiddish Policeman’s Union by Michael Chabon [Buy It!]
  • Zodiac by Neal Stephenson [Buy It!]

Books (Non-Fiction)

  • Addiction by Design by Natasha Dow Schull [Buy It!]
  • Bringing Down The House by Ben Mezrich [Buy It!]
  • Cable News Confidential by Jeff Cohen [Buy It!]
  • Censored 2013 [Buy It!]
  • Cosmos by Carl Sagan [Buy It!]
  • Don’t Think of an Elephant by George Lakoff [Buy It!]
  • How We Decide by Jonah Lehrer [Buy It!]
  • In Defense of Food by Michael Pollan [Buy It!]
  • Lessons of History by Will and Ariel Durant [Buy It!]
  • Never Split the Difference by Chris Voss [Buy It!]
  • Predictably Irrational by Dan Ariely [Buy It!]
  • Rights from Wrongs by Alan Dershowitz [Buy It!]
  • The Information by James Gleick [Buy It!]
  • The Intelligent Investor by Benjamin Graham [Buy It!]
  • The Predictioneer’s Game by Bruce Bueno de Mesquita [Buy It!]
  • The Vital Question by Nick Lane [Buy It!]
  • Thinking, Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman [Buy It!]
  • Waves of Rancor by Hillard and Keith [Buy It!]
  • What the Dog Saw by Malcolm Gladwell [Buy It!]

Documentaries, Films & TV Shows

Everything Else

  • All the Way with Bryan Cranston
  • Whatsoever Things Are True by Matthew Shaer [Read It]

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