Book Review: Seveneves by Neal Stephenson

DNF. It’s not that I didn’t like this book. I had a few issues with the narrative but I’m usually a work through it kind of person. I think I’m just not in the right mood for this style of book right now. The bottom line is that it takes a lot of mental effort… Book Review: Seveneves by Neal Stephenson was originally published on Rhyme et Reason Continue reading Book Review: Seveneves by Neal Stephenson

Book you should read: State of Wonder

If you were in the situation where your coworker and friend had to go to the Amazon to talk to some deranged old lady about actually getting some work done and he (or she) never came back, would you take the initiative to go and find out what happened to him (or her)? Dr. Marina Singh, the story’s protagonist, takes up the journey to visit the Amazon jungle because her coworker is said to be dead and his wife wants Dr. Singh to recover his body. Marina’s boss wants her to find Dr. Swenson, an eccentric woman in her 70s … Continue reading Book you should read: State of Wonder

Book you should read: State of Wonder

If you were in the situation where your coworker and friend had to go to the Amazon to talk to some deranged old lady about actually getting some work done and he (or she) never came back, would you take the initiative to go and find out what happened to him (or her)? Dr. Marina Singh, the story’s protagonist, takes up the journey to visit the Amazon jungle because her coworker is said to be dead and his wife wants Dr. Singh to recover his body. Marina’s boss wants her to find Dr. Swenson, an eccentric woman in her 70s … Continue reading Book you should read: State of Wonder