Tag Archives: Neal Stephenson

My top 8 books from last year

Last year I read 109 books for our reading challenge, but who wants to go through a list that huge? What, you might wonder, were my top 10? Well, I’ve looked through them and there are eight  which I feel comfortable advocating as the top-tier, and a couple of series I’d like to briefly name check first, because I devoured them this […]

52 books in 52 weeks – November

103: Cryptonomicon by Neal Stephenson One of the few books I can say I enjoyed reading, but couldn’t recommend widely to others. Essentially, this is a novel and its sequel, intercut with each other and pretending to be a single book. Each is a good story on its own, but the intertwining creates a codex which is so […]