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Evan Goldberg is a Canadian screenwriter, film and television producer, comedian and television and film director. He has collaborated with his childhood friend Seth Rogen in several films, including Superbad, Pineapple Express, This Is the End, The Interview, and Good Boys.
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Preacher Book One
Garth Ennis - 2009-07-21
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A Texan preacher merges with a spiritual force and gains the power to make people do whatever he says. Disillusioned with his former beliefs, he goes on a violent journey across America with his gun-toting girlfriend and Irish vampire friend. This hardcover edition collects the first twelve issues of PREACHER, plus pinups from later issues, and features an all-new introduction by writer Garth Ennis.
Evan Goldberg
I often give Preacher to people.      source
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Seth Rogen
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V for Vendetta
Alan Moore - 2005-10-12 (first published in 1990)
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This graphic novel tells a gripping story about loss of freedom and individuality in a totalitarian England. Following a devastating war, a mysterious man in a white porcelain mask fights political oppressors through terrorism and seemingly absurd acts. V FOR VENDETTA explores the blurred lines between ideological good and evil in a world without political freedom or personal faith. This new trade paperback edition also features improved production values and coloring from the 2005 hardcover.
Evan Goldberg
I often give V for Vendetta to people.      source
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Naval Ravikant
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The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
Douglas Adams - 2005-01-01 (first published in 1979)
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This hilarious sci-fi adventure follows Arthur Dent, a man saved from Earth's destruction by his friend Ford Prefect, a researcher for The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy. Using advice from the guide ("A towel is about the most massively useful thing an interstellar hitchhiker can have"), they traverse space with eccentric characters like Zaphod Beeblebrox and the depressed robot Marvin. Get ready for a galaxy full of laughs and absurdity.
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Alan Moore - 2005-01-01 (first published in 1987)
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Explore the flawed lives of iconic superheroes in this Hugo Award-winning graphic novel. As they are hunted by an enigmatic assassin, the concept of heroism is questioned and dismantled. Watchmen is a must-read classic that has been studied at universities worldwide and remains a top-seller, opening doors for other graphic novel favorites such as V for Vendetta and Batman: The Dark Knight Returns.
Evan Goldberg
I often give Watchmen to people.      source
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The Little Prince
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry - 2000-06-29 (first published in 1943)
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Discover the heartwarming story of a little prince and his journey through the galaxy in this beloved classic. Celebrated poet Richard Howard's translation beautifully captures the unique style and spirit of author Antoine de Saint-Exupéry. This edition also features restored original artwork, making it a timeless addition to any reader's collection. Suitable for all ages and even chosen as a Common Core Text Exemplar, The Little Prince is a must-read for anyone seeking a tale of friendship, love, and adventure.
Evan Goldberg
Phenomenal.      source
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Love You Forever
Robert Munsch - 1995-09-01 (first published in 1986)
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A heartwarming tale about the enduring love between parent and child. This touching story by a well-known author is sure to tug at your heartstrings. Illustrated with colorful and soft pastels, it's a touching book that you'll want to read over and over again.
Evan Goldberg
A beautiful book that I give to anybody who has a kid.      source