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[giraffe-amazon]: http://amzn.to/2EnOPea
[sub-me]: http://andrewledvina.com/book/2015/12/14/submergence.html
[sub-me]: http://andrewledvina.com/blog/2015-12-14-submergence/

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I added this book to my list some months ago after I believe seeing a review in a newspaper. I
bought it in the last batch of books along with [*Between the World and
Me*](/book/2018/01/29/between-the-world-and-me.html), not fully aware of the potential for overlapping
Me*](/blog/2018-01-29-between-the-world-and-me/), not fully aware of the potential for overlapping
themes. But after reading the former, I decided why not continue in the spirit of understanding
bigotry and continue on to reading [*Down Girl: The Logic of Misogyny*][down-amaz]. A modern take on
the foundational philosophical foundations of mysogyny. This book is fantastic. I highly recommend
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the compression.

I highly recommend reading both this book as well as [*Capital in the 21st
Century*](/book/2017/01/23/capital-in-the-twenty-first-century.html) with the latter being first. It
Century*](/blog/2017-01-23-capital-in-the-twenty-first-century/) with the latter being first. It
is important to understand inequality both in income and wealth, both historically and currently,
and across different countries before one asks how this has changed. Piketty's book will give you
that foundation in the numbers based on the best currently available data. Whether you agree with
@@ -24,7 +24,7 @@ leads to a sense of being one of them. You only know as much as they do and ther
not knowing is felt alongside them.

Parts of this story were particularly interesting to me after reading [*The Great
Leveler*](/book/2018/02/26/the-great-leveler.html). I had all of these thoughts about how this flu
Leveler*](/blog/2018-02-26-the-great-leveler/). I had all of these thoughts about how this flu
was affecting wealth distributions and income inequality. This book took the flu lethality to the
extreme, worse than anything in history, so that the destruction was almost complete. The largest
grouping of people that we hear of is a few hundred by twenty years after. That sort of decimation
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[*Authority*][book-amaz] is the second book in the Southern Reach trilogy, the first being
[*Annihilation*](/book/2018/01/18/annihilation.html). I would classify these both as literary
[*Annihilation*](/blog/2018-01-18-annihilation/). I would classify these both as literary
science fiction, if that is a thing. Altogether very different from the first, but stylistically the
same. We get to experince the story from a different character's perspective and this made the pair
of books much more fulfilling. Sadly this did not make the movie any more comprehensible.
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Taya recommend another Ursula K. Le Guin book, [*The Dispossessed*][book-amaz], which is set roughly in
the same scifi universe as [*The Left Hand of Darkness*](/book/2018/03/01/the-left-hand-of-darkness.html).
the same scifi universe as [*The Left Hand of Darkness*](/blog/2018-03-01-the-left-hand-of-darkness/).
The planet is different, the characters and story are different, but there is a feeling of
similarity to everything that is comforting. Overall the book was fantastic, both in execution and
idea.
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The book is quite short and easy to read. They also [have a website][danish] which has some extra
information related to the book. It reads as if they had something like a short pamphlet which they
fleshed out into a book. This isn't necessarily bad, just saying that it is not of the same caliber
of story or material as say [*Bringing Up Bebe*](/book/2018/06/29/bringing-up-bebe.html).
of story or material as say [*Bringing Up Bebe*](/blog/2018-06-29-bringing-up-bebe/).

There is an acronym that drives this book: PARENT. Play. Authenticity. Reframing. Empathy. No
Ultimatums. Togetherness and Hygge. I won't recount the whole book, but I agree with most of what
they say and it jives pretty well with *Bringing Up Bebe* and [*The Blessing of a Skinned Knee*](/book/2018/03/22/the-blessing-of-a-skinned-knee.html).
they say and it jives pretty well with *Bringing Up Bebe* and [*The Blessing of a Skinned Knee*](/blog/2018-03-22-the-blessing-of-a-skinned-knee/).
It is worth reading mostly because it only takes a couple hours and the material is easy to digest
and see how you can implement it. I would say that this book could be expanded quite a bit and the
writing could be quite a bit better.
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I had this book [*Flow (again)*][book-amaz] on my Kindle and couldn't remember whether I had read it
yet or not, so I decided to read it. Just now as I sat down to write this I realized I coud have
checked this blog to find out if I had read it before and lo and behold [I read it in
2015](/book/2015/06/06/flow.html). This is somewhat disheartening as while reading it this time I
2015](/blog/2015-06-06-flow/). This is somewhat disheartening as while reading it this time I
had a lot of profound thoughts about it being meaningful and how I want to change some things, but
clearly I had some of these thoughts before and here I am.

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