April 17, 2006
Scorn if you must but the list of books here seem to follow the trail of popular science writing. They're easy to digest and knowledge is best served by an honest chef not a Michelin Star fanatic when you really need regular feeding. I've never been a big fiction fan, but open to suggestions.
Allen has the right approach me thinks..
"I took a speed reading course and read War and Peace in twenty minutes. It involves Russia."