This month in the mine shaft: July

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  • Sabriel by Garth Nix ★★★★★
  • Just Babies: The Origins of Good and Evil by Paul Bloom  ★★★★☆
  • Barking Up the Wrong Tree by Eric Barker  ★★★★☆
  • The Courtship of Julian St. Albans by Amy Crook ★★★☆☆
  • Ghost in the Wires by Mitnick, Simon & Wozniak ★★☆☆☆
  • Zoobiquity by Barbara Natterson-Horowitz, Kathryn Bowers ★★☆☆☆
  • Brave New World by Aldous Huxley ★☆☆☆☆

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This month in the mine shaft: June

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  • Homo Deus by Yuval Noah Harari ★★★★☆
  • Rework by Jason Fried, David Heinemeier Hansson ★★★★☆
  • Catch Me If You Can by Frank W. Abagnale ★★★★☆
  • Minority Report and Other Stories by Philip K. Dick ★★★★☆
  • And Then You’re Dead by Cody Cassidy, Paul Doherty ★★★☆☆
  • Discontent and Its Civilizations by Mohsin Hamid ★★★☆☆
  • Waking Up White by Debby Irving ★★★☆☆
  • You Don’t Look Your Age: And Other Fairy Tales by Sheila Nevins ★★★☆☆
  • The Case Against Sugar by Gary Taubes ★★★☆☆
  • Fledgling by Octavia E. Butler ★★☆☆☆
  • Radio Shangri-la by Lisa Napoli ★☆☆☆☆

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This month in the mine shaft: May

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  • Embassytown by China Miéville ★★★★★
  • The Last Werewolf by Glen Duncan ★★★★☆
  • The City & the City by China Miéville ★★★★☆
  • Under Heaven by Guy Gavriel Kay ★★★☆☆
  • Beauty and the Clockwork Beast by Nancy Campbell Allen ★★★☆☆
  • Fight Club by Chuck Palahniuk ★★★☆☆
  • The Integral Trees by Larry Niven ★★☆☆☆
  • Gentleman Jole and the Red Queen by Lois McMaster Bujold ★★☆☆☆
  • The Ballad of Black Tom by Victor LaValle ★★☆☆☆

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This month in the mine shaft: April

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  • Paladin of Souls by Lois McMaster Bujold ★★★★★
  • Barrayar by Lois McMaster Bujold ★★★★★
  • Komarr by Lois McMaster Bujold ★★★★★
  • Diplomatic Immunity by Lois McMaster Bujold ★★★★★
  • Infomocracy by Malka Ann Older ★★★★☆
  • A Civil Campaign by Lois McMaster Bujold ★★★★☆
  • Cryptonomicon by Neal Stephenson ★★★☆☆
  • Hexbreaker by Jordan L. Hawk ★★★☆☆
  • The Aeronaut’s Windlass by Jim Butcher ★★★☆☆
  • Captain Vorpatril’s Alliance by Lois McMaster Bujold ★★★☆☆
  • Shards of Honor by Lois McMaster Bujold ★★★☆☆
  • Tears We Cannot Stop by Michael Eric Dyson ★★☆☆☆
  • The Undoing Project by Michael Lewis ★★☆☆☆

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This month in the mine shaft: March

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  • The Lost City of the Monkey God by Douglas Preston ★★★★☆
  • I Contain Multitudes by Ed Yong ★★★★☆
  • Brimstone by Cherie Priest ★★★★☆
  • Why We Get Fat by Gary Taubes ★★★☆☆
  • Get Your Sh*t Together by Sarah Knight ★★★☆☆
  • Wanted and Wired by Vivien Jackson ★★★☆☆
  • Feminist Fight Club by Jessica Bennett ★★★☆☆
  • Stolen Ink by Holly Evans ★★★☆☆
  • Wanted and Wired by Vivien Jackson ★★★☆☆
  • The Company We Keep by Robert B. Baer, Dayna Baer ★★☆☆☆
  • Drop the Ball by Tiffany Dufu ★★☆☆☆

 

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This month in the mine shaft: February

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  • We Should All Be Feminists by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie ★★★★★
  • Komarr by Lois McMaster Bujold ★★★★☆
  • Brothers in Arms by Lois McMaster Bujold ★★★★☆
  • Infomocracy by Malka Ann Older ★★★★☆
  • The Kingdom of Speech by Tom Wolfe ★★★★☆
  • Shadow’s Son by Jon Sprunk ★★★☆☆
  • Fight Club by Chuck Palahniuk ★★★☆☆
  • Redshirts by John Scalzi ★★★☆☆
  • Sweet Silver Blues by Glen Cook ★★★☆☆
  • The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo by Amy Schumer ★★★☆☆
  • Urban Shaman by C.E. Murphy ★★☆☆☆
  • You Can’t Touch My Hair by Phoebe Robinson ★★☆☆☆

 

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This month in the mine shaft: January

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  • The Warrior’s Apprentice by Lois McMaster Bujold ★★★★★
  • The Vor Game by Lois McMaster Bujold ★★★★★
  • The Falling Woman by Pat Murphy ★★★★☆
  • Binti by Nnedi Okorafor ★★★★☆
  • Hunger Makes the Wolf by Alex Wells ★★★★☆
  • Scrappy Little Nobody by Anna Kendrick ★★★★☆
  • I Was Told There’d Be Cake by Sloane Crosley ★★★★☆
  • The Hidden Life of Trees by Peter Wohlleben ★★★★☆
  • Penric and the Shaman by Lois McMaster Bujold ★★★★☆
  • Trickster by Jeff Somers ★★★★☆
  • Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are? by Frans de Waal ★★★☆☆
  • Not That Kind of Girl by Lena Dunham ★★★☆☆
  • Why Not Me? by Mindy Kaling ★★★☆☆
  • I’m Judging You by Luvvie Ajayi ★★★☆☆
  • Shade Chaser by Clara Coulson ★★★☆☆
  • Sh*t My Dad Says by Justin Halpern ★★☆☆☆

 

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