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10 Book Series So Addictive, You Never Want Them to End

10 Book Series So Addictive, You Never Want Them to End
I've said this before on io9, but Julian May released a series of books years ago which I found extremely addicting. The Saga of Pliocene Exile, and The Galactic Milieu Series, which combines for 9 books of (as a recent meme says...) "More Awesome Than A Monkey In A Bacon Tuxedo Riding A Cyborg Unicorn With A Lightsaber For The Horn On The Tip Of A Space Shuttle Closing In On Mars, While Engulfed In Flames." I recently ruffled some feathers when I made a comment about female fantasy and science fiction authors not being my favorite authors, in general. I was hoping people understood that it really was meant in general, and not the rule, for me. Julian May, in my opinion, is one of the best authors on the planet.

Story of Broke The United States isn’t broke; we’re the richest country on the planet and a country in which the richest among us are doing exceptionally well. But the truth is, our economy is broken, producing more pollution, greenhouse gasses and garbage than any other country. In these and so many other ways, it just isn’t working.

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Neil deGrasse Tyson: 8 Books Every Intelligent Person Should Read A user posed the question to Neil deGrasse Tyson: "Which books should be read by every single intelligent person on the planet?" Below, you will find the book list offered up by the astrophysicist, director of the Hayden Planetarium, and popularizer of science. Where possible, we have included links to free versions of the books, all taken from our Free Audio Books and Free eBooks collections. Or you can always download a professionally-narrated book for free from Details here. If you're looking for a more extensive list of essential works, don't miss The Harvard Classics, a 51 volume series that you can now download online.

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