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Billion Dollar Whale
The Man Who Fooled Wall Street, Hollywood, and the World
by Bradley Hope (Oct 22, 2019)
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Categories: NonfictionBusiness
Named a Best Book of 2018 by the Financial Times and Fortune, this "thrilling" (Bill Gates) New York Times bestseller exposes how a "modern Gatsby" swindled over $5 billion with the aid of Goldman Sachs in "the heist of the century" (Axios).Now a #1 international bestseller, BILLION DOLLAR WHALE is "an epic tale of white-collar crime on a global sc...
Meltem Demirors
Jul 24, 2020
@f0x_society read it. loved it. brilliant book.     source
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Hyperion
by Dan Simmons (Aug 15, 2017)
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A stunning tour de force filled with transcendent awe and wonder, Hyperion is a masterwork of science fiction that resonates with excitement and invention, the first volume in a remarkable epic by the multiple-award-winning author of The Hollow Man.On the world called Hyperion, beyond the reach of galactic law, waits a creature called the Shrike. T...
Meltem Demirors
Jul 18, 2020
@yrechtman sci fi is the only genre some essentials: dan simmons - Hyperion @GreatDismal Neuromancer, second book is my favorite The Quantum Thief / Le Flambeur trilogy - the whole trilogy is delightful and obvi three body problem is epic full list:     source
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Neuromancer
by William Gibson (Oct 25, 2016)
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Hotwired to the leading edges of art and technology, Neuromancer is a cyberpunk, science fiction masterpiece—a classic that ranks with 1984 and Brave New World as one of the twentieth century’s most potent visions of the future.The Matrix is a world within the world, a global consensus-hallucination, the representation of every byte of data in cybe...
Meltem Demirors
Jul 18, 2020
@yrechtman sci fi is the only genre some essentials: dan simmons - Hyperion @GreatDismal Neuromancer, second book is my favorite The Quantum Thief / Le Flambeur trilogy - the whole trilogy is delightful and obvi three body problem is epic full list:     source
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The Three-Body Problem
by Cixin Liu (Jan 12, 2016)
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The Three-Body Problem is the first chance for English-speaking readers to experience this multiple award winning phenomenon from China's most beloved science fiction author, Liu Cixin.Set against the backdrop of China's Cultural Revolution, a secret military project sends signals into space to establish contact with aliens. An alien civilization o...
Meltem Demirors
Jul 18, 2020
@yrechtman sci fi is the only genre some essentials: dan simmons - Hyperion @GreatDismal Neuromancer, second book is my favorite The Quantum Thief / Le Flambeur trilogy - the whole trilogy is delightful and obvi three body problem is epic full list:     source
The Causal Angel
by Hannu Rajaniemi (Jul 15, 2014)
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With his infectious love of storytelling in all its forms, his rich characterization and his unrivaled grasp of thrillingly bizarre cutting-edge science, Hannu Rajaniemi swiftly set a new benchmark for Science Fiction in the 21st century. Now, with his third novel, he completes the tale of the many lives, and minds, of gentleman rogue Jean de Flamb...
Meltem Demirors
Jul 18, 2020
@yrechtman sci fi is the only genre some essentials: dan simmons - Hyperion @GreatDismal Neuromancer, second book is my favorite The Quantum Thief / Le Flambeur trilogy - the whole trilogy is delightful and obvi three body problem is epic full list:     source
The Fractal Prince
by Hannu Rajaniemi (Jan 21, 2014)
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"The good thing is, no one will ever die again. The bad thing is, everyone will want to."A physicist receives a mysterious paper. The ideas in it are far, far ahead of current thinking and quite, quite terrifying. In a city of "fast ones," shadow players, and jinni, two sisters contemplate a revolution.And on the edges of reality a thief, helped by...
Meltem Demirors
Jul 18, 2020
@yrechtman sci fi is the only genre some essentials: dan simmons - Hyperion @GreatDismal Neuromancer, second book is my favorite The Quantum Thief / Le Flambeur trilogy - the whole trilogy is delightful and obvi three body problem is epic full list:     source
The Quantum Thief
by Hannu Rajaniemi (Jan 31, 2012)
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Jean le Flambeur gets up in the morning and has to kill himself before his other self can kill him first. Just another day in the Dilemma Prison. Rescued by the mysterious Mieli and her flirtatious spacecraft, Jean is taken to the Oubliette, the Moving City of Mars, where time is a currency, memories are treasures, and a moon-turned-singularity lig...
Meltem Demirors
Jul 18, 2020
@yrechtman sci fi is the only genre some essentials: dan simmons - Hyperion @GreatDismal Neuromancer, second book is my favorite The Quantum Thief / Le Flambeur trilogy - the whole trilogy is delightful and obvi three body problem is epic full list:     source
The Dark Tower II
The Drawing of the Three (2)
by Stephen King (Dec 27, 2016)
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While pursuing his quest for the Dark Tower through a world that is a nightmarishly distorted mirror image of our own, Roland, the last gunslinger, encounters three mysterious doorways on the beach. Each one enters into the life of a different person living in contemporary New York. Here he links forces with the defiant young Eddie Dean and the bea...
Meltem Demirors
Jun 25, 2020
@ZDubuya @OnlyFans yes! i love Stephen King, he just cranks out books. the Dark Tower series was amazing, but for some reason Carrie has always really stuck with me, maybe because i read it in middle school     source
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The Dark Tower I
The Gunslinger (1)
by Stephen King (May 03, 2016)
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The Gunslinger is the first volume in the epic Dark Tower Series.A #1 national bestseller, The Gunslinger introduces readers to one of Stephen King’s most powerful creations, Roland of Gilead: The Last Gunslinger. He is a haunting figure, a loner on a spellbinding journey into good and evil. In his desolate world, which mirrors our own in frighteni...
Meltem Demirors
Jun 25, 2020
@ZDubuya @OnlyFans yes! i love Stephen King, he just cranks out books. the Dark Tower series was amazing, but for some reason Carrie has always really stuck with me, maybe because i read it in middle school     source
The Dark Tower III
The Waste Lands (3)
by Stephen King (May 03, 2016)
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Several months have passed, and Roland’s two new tet-mates have become proficient gunslingers. Eddie Dean has given up heroin, and Odetta’s two selves have joined, becoming the stronger and more balanced personality of Susannah Dean. But while battling The Pusher in 1977 New York, Roland altered ka by saving the life of Jake Chambers, a boy who—in ...
Meltem Demirors
Jun 25, 2020
@ZDubuya @OnlyFans yes! i love Stephen King, he just cranks out books. the Dark Tower series was amazing, but for some reason Carrie has always really stuck with me, maybe because i read it in middle school     source
The Dark Tower IV
Wizard and Glass (4)
by Stephen King (May 03, 2016)
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Soon to be a major motion picture starring Matthew McConaughey and Idris ElbaThe fourth volume in the brilliant Dark Tower Series is “splendidly tense…rip-roaring” (Publishers Weekly)—a #1 national bestseller about an epic quest to save the universe.In Wizard and Glass, Stephen King is “at his most ebullient…sweeping readers up in…swells of passion...
Meltem Demirors
Jun 25, 2020
@ZDubuya @OnlyFans yes! i love Stephen King, he just cranks out books. the Dark Tower series was amazing, but for some reason Carrie has always really stuck with me, maybe because i read it in middle school     source
The Wind Through the Keyhole
The Dark Tower IV-1/2
by Stephen King (Feb 26, 2013)
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The Wind Through the Keyhole is another of Master of Horror Stephen King’s New York Times bestselling installment in the massively popular Dark Tower series, a fabulously satisfying standalone story and a perfect addition to the series for new fans and old fans alike.Roland Deschain and his ka-tet—Jake, Susannah, Eddie, and Oy, the billy-bumbler—en...
Meltem Demirors
Jun 25, 2020
@ZDubuya @OnlyFans yes! i love Stephen King, he just cranks out books. the Dark Tower series was amazing, but for some reason Carrie has always really stuck with me, maybe because i read it in middle school     source
Carrie
by Stephen King (Aug 30, 2011)
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Carrie knew she should not use the terrifying power she possessed... But one night at her senior prom, Carrie was scorned and humiliated just one time too many, and in a fit of uncontrollable fury she turned her clandestine game into a weapon of horror and destruction......
Meltem Demirors
Jun 25, 2020
@ZDubuya @OnlyFans yes! i love Stephen King, he just cranks out books. the Dark Tower series was amazing, but for some reason Carrie has always really stuck with me, maybe because i read it in middle school     source
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The Dark Tower VII
The Dark Tower (7)
by Stephen King (Nov 01, 2005)
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Now a major motion picture starring Matthew McConaughey and Idris ElbaCreating "true narrative magic" (The Washington Post) at every revelatory turn, Stephen King surpasses all expectation in the stunning final volume of his seven-part epic masterwork. Entwining stories and worlds from a vast and complex canvas, here is the conclusion readers have ...
Meltem Demirors
Jun 25, 2020
@ZDubuya @OnlyFans yes! i love Stephen King, he just cranks out books. the Dark Tower series was amazing, but for some reason Carrie has always really stuck with me, maybe because i read it in middle school     source
The Dark Tower VI
Song of Susannah (6)
by Stephen King (Apr 05, 2005)
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Set in a world of extraordinary circumstances, filled with stunning visual imagery and unforgettable characters, The Dark Tower series is unlike anything you have ever read. Here is the penultimate installment....
Meltem Demirors
Jun 25, 2020
@ZDubuya @OnlyFans yes! i love Stephen King, he just cranks out books. the Dark Tower series was amazing, but for some reason Carrie has always really stuck with me, maybe because i read it in middle school     source
The Dark Tower V
Wolves of the Calla (5) (Packaging may vary)
by Stephen King (Jan 04, 2005)
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Roland and his tet have just returned to the path of the Beam when they discover that they are being followed by a group of inexperienced trackers. The trackers are from the town of Calla Bryn Sturgis, and they desperately need the help of gunslingers. Once every generation, a band of masked riders known as the Wolves gallop out of the dark land of...
Meltem Demirors
Jun 25, 2020
@ZDubuya @OnlyFans yes! i love Stephen King, he just cranks out books. the Dark Tower series was amazing, but for some reason Carrie has always really stuck with me, maybe because i read it in middle school     source
Dune
Deluxe Edition
by Frank Herbert (Oct 01, 2019)
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A deluxe hardcover edition of Frank Herbert's epic masterpiece--a triumph of the imagination and one of the bestselling science fiction novels of all time. This deluxe hardcover edition of Dune includes: - An iconic new cover- Stained edges and fully illustrated endpapers- A beautifully designed poster on the interior of the jacket- A redesigned wo...
Meltem Demirors
Oct 07, 2019
@stephenduignan @EpsilonTheory the book is pretty great 👍🏾     source
Stories of Your Life and Others
by Ted Chiang (Jul 05, 2002)
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Ted Chiang's first published story, "Tower of Babylon," won the Nebula Award in 1990. Subsequent stories have won the Asimov's SF Magazine reader poll, a second Nebula Award, the Theodore Sturgeon Memorial Award, and the Sidewise Award for alternate history. He won the John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer in 1992. Story for story, he is the m...
Meltem Demirors
Oct 06, 2019
finally reading Ted Chiang’s Stories of Your Life and i have basically been crying since i opened my kindle such a beautiful writer and such profound topics. division by zero was my favorite of the collection, but the story the book is titled after is stunning 😍     source
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Lady of Mazes
by Karl Schroeder (Jul 01, 2005)
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Karl Schroeder is one of the new stars of hard SF. His novels, Ventus and Permanence, have established him as a new force in the field. Now he extends his reach into Larry Niven territory, returning to the same distant future in which Ventus was set, but employing a broader canvas, to tell the story of Teven Coronal, a ringworld with a huge multipl...
Meltem Demirors
Apr 12, 2019
2/ highly recommend this great sci fi book about culture and belief, social consensus, and different states of reality read here (or download since no DRM) 👉🏾     source