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Book Recommendation of the moment: (No, I don't earn money from any of these Amazon links)

A Deepness In The SkyVernor Vinge (Amazon)
It's one of those books that truly stayed with me even as I finished reading it. The basis of a good sci-fi, to me, is not about the science, but the relationship between the imaginary future and the humans that inhabit it; to quote a cliché, the examination of the human condition. But beyond that, it's simply a well-written book. It has deception, it has intrigue, it has character progression, it has characters that made sense. If you have a craving for a good lengthy novel, this will scratch that itch.

Currently Reading / To-Read list:
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  • The Topeka SchoolBen Lerner
  • Running HomeKatie Arnold
  • Debt - David Graeber
  • The Consolations of the Forest - Sylvain Tesson
  • Air-Conditioned Nation Revisited: Essays on Singapore Politics - Cherian George
  • Memorandum: A Sinophone Singaporean Short Story Reader - Quah Sy Ren & Hee Wai Siam
  • Antifragile - Nassim Nicholas Taleb
  • Without You There Is No Us - Suki Kim
  • To Sleep in a Sea of Stars - Christopher Paolini