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Stephen Dubner

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Stephen Joseph Dubner is an American author, journalist, and podcast and radio host. He is co-author of the popular Freakonomics book series and host of Freakonomics Radio, which gets 15 million global monthly downloads and is heard by millions more on public radio stations throughout the United States.
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A Tree Grows in Brooklyn [75th Anniversary Ed]
Betty Smith - Nov 06, 2018 (first published in 1943)
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The American classic about a young girl's coming-of-age at the turn of the century."A profoundly moving novel, and an honest and true one. It cuts right to the heart of life... If you miss A Tree Grows in Brooklyn you will deny yourself a rich experience... It is a poignant and deeply understanding story of childhood and family relationships. The N...
Stephen Dubner
I read it over and over in part because I felt it was describing to me what my parents’ life was like when they were kids.     source
Levels of the Game
John McPhee - Aug 15, 2014 (first published in 1969)
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Described by Robert Lipsyte as 'the high point of American sports journalism', John McPhee's Levels of the Game, nominally about a tennis match between two of the greats of tennis history, redefined what it meant to be a sports writer. Written by four-times finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for non-fiction, Levels of the Game is the best tennis book ...
Stephen Dubner
One of my very, very favorite books ever.     source
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