The Midnight Library by Matt Haig

I first encountered Matt Haig’s The Midnight Library on the bookstagram community, but I did not consider reading it until my high school friend recommended it to me a few weeks ago. (I value personal recommendations highly. Although I discover book titles on bookstagram, I don’t think I’ve ever picked up a book because itContinue reading “The Midnight Library by Matt Haig”

Norse Mythology by Neil Gaiman

Back in high school, I was quite taken by Greek mythology. We learned about the 12 gods on Olympus in Literature class, and I took it to another level and read more myths that weren’t covered in class. Fast forward seven (?) years later, and I found a special edition of Norse Mythology at myContinue reading “Norse Mythology by Neil Gaiman”

Predictably Irrational by Dan Ariely

Predictably Irrational: The Hidden Forces That Shape Our Decisions is the only economics book that didn’t make me feel like I was in over my head when I was reading it. The idea behind it is that although basic economic theory assumes that people will always make rational decisions, behavioral economics shows otherwise. These conclusionsContinue reading “Predictably Irrational by Dan Ariely”