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Mondieu

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Gonna start my childhood friend's new book soon - once I clear out the Mary Trump book..;)

Love to read your friend’s book. Don’t want to read the Mary Trump one but, a brief synopsis would be welcome. Save me the time? Lol!
 

praktik

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Love to read your friend’s book. Don’t want to read the Mary Trump one but, a brief synopsis would be welcome. Save me the time? Lol!

If you're avoiding Mary Trump's book because it's a Trump family person's book - she's really alright!

Learning a lot about the formative years of DJT and why he's such a fuckup - the psychologist angle is kind of illuminating.

Helped me understand Robert a bit more too through his recent death - always a follower of Donald, ALWAYS!
 
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Bernnie Federko

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Just wrapped this non fiction masterpiece:


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praktik

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Just wrapped this non fiction masterpiece:


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Im a bit of a specialist in this area and HAVE THE BOOK - but havent read it.

Was obsessed with Eastern Front books if you want a few more in the area to dig deeper i can give you some tips....

Will get on t his in the next 12 months! Actually finishing Snyder's book on fascism first but finding it a bit weird actually...
 
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Bernnie Federko

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Im a bit of a specialist in this area and HAVE THE BOOK - but havent read it.

Was obsessed with Eastern Front books if you want a few more in the area to dig deeper i can give you some tips....

Will get on t his in the next 12 months! Actually finishing Snyder's book on fascism first but finding it a bit weird actually...

The conclusion is something I believe most people would benefit reading, even if they decide somewhere along the other ~380 pages they want to stop.
 

Brandon

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Revisiting some Philip K. Dick. Just finished a re-read of Ubik and now I'm into Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep.
 

alexd

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Staff member
I am finding it harder and harder to read actual printed books anymore. It is a mission to even read a page or two. Fucking phones have ruined it I think. Kindle books aren't satisfying, and I find the indexing of audio books so bad it's hard to stop and pick up where you left off easily. If that was better I would listen to audio books more.
 
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Bernnie Federko

TRIBE Member
I am finding it harder and harder to read actual printed books anymore. It is a mission to even read a page or two. Fucking phones have ruined it I think. Kindle books aren't satisfying, and I find the indexing of audio books so bad it's hard to stop and pick up where you left off easily. If that was better I would listen to audio books more.
Are any of the e-readers really great
 

praktik

TRIBE Member
I am finding it harder and harder to read actual printed books anymore. It is a mission to even read a page or two. Fucking phones have ruined it I think. Kindle books aren't satisfying, and I find the indexing of audio books so bad it's hard to stop and pick up where you left off easily. If that was better I would listen to audio books more.
my book completion rate tanked in my 30s and onwards.

Was reading a LOT still - but it turned into articles/blogs and online reading.

Its coming back a bit now - mostly ebooks in my kobo but now im up to maybe 8 books a year - maybe 15 in a good year
 

alexd

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Staff member
Are any of the e-readers really great
I have an old kindle fire somebody gave me. It's OK I guess but for some reason I don't use it very much.

Malcolm Gladwell was saying somewhere recently that his books will go straight to audio (and I guess kindle) and avoid printing if possible.
 
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