Category: Books

Books: The Hundred-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared (Jonas Jonasson)

The 100 Year Old Man Who Climbed Out of the Window and Disappeared was originally written in Swedish in 2009, before being translated into English in 2012. The book is fiction, but it manages to blend a lot of true historical facts and events into it. For example, the main character in the book, Allan…

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Books: The Defining Decade: Why Your Twenties Matter – And How to Make the Most of Them (Meg Jay)

While the title of the book, The Defining Decade: Why Your Twenties Matter – And How to Make the Most of Them, may seem excessively long, the book is the complete opposite. The book is written by clinical psychologist Meg Jay, and it has tons of great advice for people in their 20s (or maybe…

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Books: Exhalation (Ted Chiang)

Exhalation is a series of short stories written by Ted Chiang. There are nine short stories in total, and they range from approximately 10 to 100 pages. Ted Chiang is an incredible author, and the depth of his imagination is astounding. Throughout his career, Chiang’s books have won four Nebula Awards, four Hugo Awards, etc.…

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