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CodeStock 2012: Good Books Open Space

I wanted to share the list of good books that were suggested during the open space.

  • Life of Pi by Yann Martel
  • Go Tell It on the Mountain by James Baldwin
  • Ender’s Game by Orson Scott Card (Aside from Ender’s Shadow, apparently the rest of the series is not all that great)
  • AWOL on the Appalachian Trail
  • A Walk in the Woods by Bill Bryson
  • Blood Meridian by Cormac McCarthy
  • Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand
  • The Fountain Head by Ayn Rand
  • Anthem by Ayn Rand
  • River of Doubt by Candice Millard
  • Wool by Hugh Howey
  • Ready Player One by Earnest Klein
  • Selarial’s Song by Brewer
  • Hunger Games Trilogy
  • Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson
  • The Monster Hunter Series by Larry Correia
  • After America by John Birmingham
  • 1632 by Eric Flint
  • Fuzzy Nation by John Scalzi
  • Old Man’s War by John Scalzi
  • Iron Druid Chron by Kevin Hearne
  • MetaGame by Sam Landstrom
  • Song of Ice and Fire by George R. R. Martin
  • Daemon by Dan Suarez
  • Blindness by Jose Saramago
  • Death Interrupted (Death with Interruptions) by Jose Saramago
  • Leadership and Self Deception
  • Flash Forward by Robert Sawyer
  • Color of Magic by Terry Pratchett
  • Lies of Locke Lamora by Scott Lynch
  • Troy Rising by John Ringo
  • The Mote in God’s Eye by Larry Niven
  • Saga of 7 Suits by Kevin J. Anderson
  • Pastwatch: The Redemption of Christopher Columbus by Orson Scott Card
  • First & Last Men by Olaf Stapledon
  • I am Legend by Richard Mathison
  • Mistborn by Brandon Sanderson
  • Now Habit by Neil Fiore
  • Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss