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2014

After an usually relaxed Christmas break, I feel ready to welcome 2014 on this bitterly cold January day (it was -27°C when I woke up this morning). It helps...

Working, by Studs Terkel (1974)

This is one of those timeless classics of oral history. Or rather, it’s firmly set in time but will be relevant for a long, long while, just like Terkel’s fa...

The Circle, by Dave Eggers (2013)

This is one of those rare books which I immediately started recommended to friends in the most emphatic terms. It’s not because it’s well-written, funny, and...