What I Like About You by Marisa Kanter

Marisa Kanter’s What I Like About You is a light and refreshing read about Halle, a teen book blogger whose online and real-world identities collide. There was a time when the idea of having two worlds was unthinkable, but it is quite common today, even for people who don’t craft separate names or identities onContinue reading “What I Like About You by Marisa Kanter”

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”

The Tsar of Love and Techno by Anthony Marra

To date, Anthony Marra’s The Tsar of Love and Techno: Stories is the best story collection I have read. I loved reading (and being surprised by) the interconnected stories and characters in the collection. Since the stories revolved around the same characters, I felt like I got to know them more with each story IContinue reading “The Tsar of Love and Techno by Anthony Marra”