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Books of 2016

Posted December 28, 2016

Welp, it appears I have fallen off the reading list since having two kids. I did manage to sneak 12 books in yet this past year, but with a bit more fiction than years past. Apparently as I’ve entered 30 I appreciate entertainment just as much (or more than) learning. :)

The List

Number Book Author Finished Date
1 Professor Friby’s Mostly Adequate Guide to Functional Programming Dr Boolean February 2
2 A Farewell to Mars Brian Zahnd February 3
3 Earth Awakens Orson Scott Card, Aaran Johnston February 28
4 Leaving Orbit Margaret Lazarus March 4
5 Creativity, Inc Orson Scott CatEd Catmullrd April 29
6 The Rust Book May 2
7 The Art of Strategy Avinash K. Dixit, Barry J. Nalebuff June 5
8 The Clean Coder Robert C. Martin June 15
9 The Rise of the Robots Martin Ford November 6
10 The Burning Light Bradley Beaulieu, Rob Ziegler December 3
11 Mistborn Brandon Sanderson December 10
12 The Well of Ascension Brandon Sanderson December 28

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