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Memory

A Paris psychoanalyst unpacks his own mind and finds a way to honor the ghosts time and war have left behind.

(Previously published as “A Secret“)

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Ten Arguments For Deleting Your Social Media Accounts Right Now

Here’s hoping that by deleting the manipulation we can add value and humanity back into our lives.

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The Death of Truth

The relativism espoused by the postmodernists has led to a modern world of post-truth.

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Naked Statistics

Statistical tools seem to be no match for the misleading way we utilize them.

This book and his Naked Economics provide the good service of making daunting learning accessible. This one also unmasks the mistakes made with and without intention in gathering and interpreting statistics.

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Extra Virginity

Despite the protections of the purists, greed still taints the bottles.

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The Truth About Drug Companies

The pharmaceutical industry is a world where some of its products work, most don’t, and unparalleled profits are reaped at the expense of the people it claims to ethically serve.

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City of Thieves

This swift, engaging novel is comic and tragic tale of a thief and a deserter given orders to find eggs for a wedding cake during the siege of Leningrad.

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Seize the Day

A suscinct tale of a bruised man struggling to stay afloat in a sea of charlatans, jaded family, and inhuman expectations.

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A Sense of an Ending

This piece of concise, philosophical, and funny prose is a compelling elegy about time, memory, and how people process the instances of their own modest history.

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Madonna in a Fur Coat

A heartbreaking tale of a Turkish loner who finds meaning in 1920s Berlin only to leave him as empty as an abandoned desk.