After finishing Neal Stephenson’s Baroque Trilogy, I moved on to Anathem, his 2008 speculative fiction novel. I use that term instead of science fiction, because (#spoilers) what begins as something like Umberto Eco’s Name of the Rose (a medieval mystery set in a monastery) spends a lot of time exploring profound philosophical questions, and then the alien starship arrives. 402 more words
A fascinating study on reading patterns and device usage.
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As of January 2014, some 76% of American adults ages 18 and older said that they read at least one book in the past year.