Books recommended to @jobsworth today #jpbook

25 Sep

JP has some reading ahead of him … 😉

  • @jobsworth It’s cliche because it’s good. For entrepreneurs re: solitude + self. Rilke’s Letters to a Young Poet. Practice feeing.#jpbook Sat Sep 26 02:04:15 +0000 2009 from heathr
  • @jobsworth My key books #jpbook Sat Sep 26 02:03:31 +0000 2009 from heathr
  • @jobsworth Upheavals of Thought Martha Nussbaum Fall On Your Knee: Anne- Marie MacDonald. All these recommendations work 4 biz+tech #jpbook Sat Sep 26 01:59:43 +0000 2009 from heathr
  • @jobsworth (essay) Walter Benjamin Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction, margaret Radin Reinterpreting Property #jpbook Sat Sep 26 01:56:55 +0000 2009 from heathr
  • @jobsworth Change by P. Watzlawick (Palo Alto Inst.) and The seduction of madness by Edward M. Podvoll – and E.E. Cummings #jpbook Sat Sep 26 01:55:04 +0000 2009 from nadiademartini
  • @jobsworth Ntozake Shange For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf, Tony Kushner Angels In America .. #jpbook Sat Sep 26 01:54:08 +0000 2009 from heathr
  • @jobsworth Alice Miller’s: Thou Shall Not Be Aware, Virginia Woolf: A Room of One’s Own, Oscar Wilde: De Profundis, #jpbook Sat Sep 26 01:50:43 +0000 2009 from heathr
  • for @jobsworth endless forms most beautiful – on the science of evolutionary development http://bit.ly/qrxjl #jpbook Sat Sep 26 01:41:36 +0000 2009 from alevin
  • also for @jobsworth Damasio’s The Feeling of What Happens: Body & Emotion in the making of Consciousness http://bit.ly/qrxjl #jpbook Sat Sep 26 01:41:19 +0000 2009 from alevin
  • The Gone Away World, by Nick Harkaway #jpbook Fri Sep 25 20:59:31 +0000 2009 from blaine
  • i recommend “Beyond Software Architecture” http://is.gd/3FHL2 by @lukehohmann . #jpbook @jobsworth Fri Sep 25 20:59:16 +0000 2009 from mahemoff
  • “The Wisdom of Donkeys: Finding Tranquility in a Chaotic World” by Andy Merrifield #jpbook Fri Sep 25 20:44:02 +0000 2009 from timbray
  • @jobsworth congrats on 25 yrs. Two years before the mast: great yarn in itself and fun to read about San Francisco pre gold-rush #jpbook Fri Sep 25 20:14:20 +0000 2009 from alanbuxton
  • .@rivenhomewood The book by Connie Willis? Brilliant, but I LOVE her “Doomsday Book”! #jpbook Fri Sep 25 19:49:50 +0000 2009 from ElrikMerlin
  • RT @jobsworth: Please help me with an experiment. Recommend a book to me & tag #jpbook| My rec=Blue Calhoun by Reynolds Price Fri Sep 25 19:45:03 +0000 2009 from mchris4duke
  • @jobsworth Recommend “The Time Traveller’s Wife” #jpbook Fri Sep 25 19:29:18 +0000 2009 from icarusghost
  • RT @jobsworth: Please help me with an experiment. Recommend a book to me via Twitter. Hashtag it #jpbook if you can. Thanks Fri Sep 25 19:25:56 +0000 2009 from rivenhomewood
  • I love To Say Nothing of The Dog – one of my favorite books #jpbook Fri Sep 25 19:25:45 +0000 2009 from rivenhomewood
  • @jobsworth : Suketu Mehta’s ‘Maximum City’ , Arjuna Ardagh’s ‘Awakening into Oneness’ #jpbook Fri Sep 25 17:24:46 +0000 2009 from hitsamty
  • I recommend all 3 of Bob Wright’s books “The Moral Animal”, “Nonzero” and “The Evolution of God” to both #twbook and #jpbook Fri Sep 25 16:21:21 +0000 2009 from kevinmarks
  • @jobsworth Altered Carbon by (I think) Richard Morgan #jpbook Fri Sep 25 14:52:47 +0000 2009 from gkc
  • @jobsworth “The Power of the Dog” by Don Winslow. Amazon: http://bit.ly/hiYFe #jpbook Fri Sep 25 12:47:35 +0000 2009 from cswalton
  • @jobsworth book suggestion: “Cloud Atlas” by David Mitchell #jpbook Fri Sep 25 12:34:32 +0000 2009 from j_von
  • Oops, hashtag typo: #jpbook RT @DeanLand: @jobsworth The Tourist by Steinhauer. (typo was #jpbooj) Fri Sep 25 12:30:41 +0000 2009 from DeanLand
  • @jobsworth American Gods #jpbook Fri Sep 25 12:24:33 +0000 2009 from yedennek
  • @jobsworth #jpbook Lord of the Rings Fri Sep 25 12:19:05 +0000 2009 from LambRogan
  • @jobsworth #jpbook Tell me a Story: Narrative and Intellegence by Roger Schank Fri Sep 25 12:13:53 +0000 2009 from Hil121
  • @jobsworth The Internet Galaxy by Manuel Castells #jpbook Fri Sep 25 12:12:08 +0000 2009 from spinuzzi
  • The Calvin and Hobbes: Tenth Anniversary Book – Bill Watterson – http://bit.ly/Hr7Ou @jobsworth #jpbook Fri Sep 25 12:07:39 +0000 2009 from Rthur
  • @jobsworth Her Fearful Symmetry by Audrey Niffenegger (of Time Traveler’s Wife fame) – turns life/death on head rather than time #jpbook Fri Sep 25 11:54:59 +0000 2009 from alaninbelfast
  • @jobsworth ‘Being Alive’ – collection of poetry edited by Neil Astley #jpbook Fri Sep 25 11:47:12 +0000 2009 from RichardDennison
  • @jobsworth #jpbook Shameless nepotism. ‘Indian Mutiny & Beyond.’ The letters of Robert Shebbeare. Ed Arthur Littlewood (My dad). Fri Sep 25 11:15:39 +0000 2009 from MarkLittlewood
  • #Invisible_Engines: How Software Platforms Drive #Innovation & Transform #Industries http://bit.ly/39vBjK #jpbook Fri Sep 25 11:14:18 +0000 2009 from AAinslie
  • @jobsworth #jpbook Factual: the Last Fighting Tommy – Harry Patch & Richard van Emden. Deeply moving. Fri Sep 25 11:13:08 +0000 2009 from MarkLittlewood
  • #jpbook The Forever War by Dexter Filkins on consequences of US involvement in Iraq/Afghan. Very good. Fri Sep 25 11:09:26 +0000 2009 from petercostantino
  • @jobsworth #jpbook America Calling: A Social History of the Telephone to 1940 by Claude S. Fischer (I quoted it in my book) Fri Sep 25 11:00:36 +0000 2009 from DanB
  • @jobsworth #jpbook EAT, PRAY,LOVE – a book I read in the beginning of the year and made me think about my life. Fri Sep 25 10:27:46 +0000 2009 from lepitta
  • @jobsworth “Only Forward”, By Michael Marshall Smith. Cracking page-turner, difficult to categorise. #jpbook Fri Sep 25 10:11:31 +0000 2009 from timsk3
  • @jobsworth Orbiting the Giant Hairball: A Corporate Fool’s Guide to Surviving with Grace – http://j.mp/1k0jQU #jpbook Fri Sep 25 10:11:16 +0000 2009 from dipakpatel2504
  • @jobsworth #JPbook Novels: Anything by Bateman. The White Tiger, Aravind Adiga Fri Sep 25 09:58:19 +0000 2009 from MarkLittlewood
  • @tom_watson ‘The Rum Diary’ by Hunter S Thompson is a great novel and currently being turned in to a film #jpbook Fri Sep 25 09:49:46 +0000 2009 from policyanalyst1
  • RT @danmcquillan: enjoying God’s Fury, England’s Fire: A New History of the English Civil Wars (times not unlike our own…) #jpbook Fri Sep 25 09:49:28 +0000 2009 from williamheath
  • @nadiademartini remember #jpbook Fri Sep 25 09:48:32 +0000 2009 from nadiademartini
  • RT @nauiokaspark: Snow Crash #jpbook < a great choice, but for me Cryptonomicon edges it Fri Sep 25 09:45:20 +0000 2009 from cpswan
  • #jpbook – Chinwa Achebe: Things Fall Apart Fri Sep 25 09:41:01 +0000 2009 from btudor
  • @tom_watson Planet Google by Randall Stross; Microserfs by Douglas Coupland; E by Matt Beaumont #jpbook Fri Sep 25 09:37:13 +0000 2009 from mwarne
  • @jobsworth Last Fighting Tommy (RIP Harry Patch), Undertones of War by Edmund Blunden and Big Joe – The Joe Corrigan Story #jpbook Fri Sep 25 09:35:45 +0000 2009 from Readability5
  • Snow Crash #jpbook Fri Sep 25 09:35:31 +0000 2009 from nauiokaspark
  • @jobsworth Accelerando by Charles Stross #jpbook Fri Sep 25 09:27:39 +0000 2009 from cpswan
  • Motherless Brooklyn by Jonathan Lethem is a beautiful book tinged with glossolalia #jpbook Fri Sep 25 09:25:11 +0000 2009 from monkchips
  • @jobsworth #jpbook http://tinyurl.com/ye56co2 Fri Sep 25 09:18:34 +0000 2009 from swedishangst
  • That request to recommend a book to me has a changed hashtag: #jpbook (thanks @williamheath) Fri Sep 25 09:17:58 +0000 2009 from tom_watson
  • @tom_watson why dont we all use the #jpbook hastag (or wd you recommend different books for either) #twbook Fri Sep 25 09:14:31 +0000 2009 from williamheath
  • @jobsworth “the future of management” by Gary Hamel – a book recommendation for you #jpbook Fri Sep 25 09:10:44 +0000 2009 from tshelton
  • #jpbook see http://qfp.quakerweb.org.uk/ …insights of many people, distilled by Britain Yearly Meeting of the Society of Friends Fri Sep 25 09:07:49 +0000 2009 from williamheath
  • @jobsworth I recommend Foreskin’s Lament by Shalom Auslander #jpbook [have I skewed the experiment?] Fri Sep 25 09:06:45 +0000 2009 from Thandelike
  • @jobsworth #jpbook I’d recommend Leviathan, or The Whale, Philip Hoare ISBN 978-0-00-723014-3 Fri Sep 25 09:01:49 +0000 2009 from johnlholden
  • I recommend “The Crying of Lot 49” by Thomas Pynchon. #jpbook Fri Sep 25 09:00:42 +0000 2009 from 9600
  • @jobsworth I am currently reading A History of Bombing by Sven Lindqvist (http://bit.ly/3zkVtU). It’s challenging reading. #jpbook Fri Sep 25 08:51:30 +0000 2009 from markgould13
  • @jobsworth The 10pm question Kate de Goldi. from the same lineage as Adrian Mole and the curious incident of the dog in the night #jpbook Fri Sep 25 08:48:54 +0000 2009 from LaurenceMillar
  • @jobsworth – You Got Nothing Coming, Jimmy Lerner #jpbook Fri Sep 25 08:43:49 +0000 2009 from jamesfarrar
  • RT @jobsworth: Please help me with an experiment. Recommend a book to me via Twitter. Hashtag it #jpbook if you can. Thanks Fri Sep 25 08:43:46 +0000 2009 from ElrikMerlin
  • RT @jobsworth: Please help me with an experiment. Recommend a book to me via Twitter. Hashtag it #jpbook if you can. Thanks Fri Sep 25 08:43:29 +0000 2009 from prolley
  • RT @jobsworth: Please help me with an experiment. Recommend a book to me via Twitter. Hashtag it #jpbook if you can. Thanks Fri Sep 25 08:43:28 +0000 2009 from BarCampNPdallas
  • @jobsworth “The Solitudes” by John Crowley (Ægypt Cycle Bk 1) “I wish I could write like that” was my reaction. When SF becomes lit #jpbook Fri Sep 25 08:43:28 +0000 2009 from ElrikMerlin
  • #jpbook My fave 2 books are “Magician” by Raymond E Feist & “The Traveller” by John Twelve Hawks ! Fri Sep 25 08:43:19 +0000 2009 from Paul_1DayLater
  • #jpbook My fave 2 books are “Magician” by Raymond E Feist & “The Traveller” by John Twelve Hawks ! Fri Sep 25 08:41:14 +0000 2009 from 1daylater
  • @jobsworth How to Help Children Find the Champion Within Themselves by David Hemery, CBE and ’68 Olympic Gold Medal winner #jpbook Fri Sep 25 08:40:45 +0000 2009 from arunshenoy
  • @jobsworth Cryptonomicon, Neil Stephenson #jpbook Fri Sep 25 08:39:07 +0000 2009 from SubtleBlade
  • @jobsworth The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Diaz #jpbook Fri Sep 25 08:38:38 +0000 2009 from vtri
  • @jobswoth The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Diaz #jpbook Fri Sep 25 08:38:01 +0000 2009 from vtri
  • @jobsworth: #jpbook The Complaints by Ian Rankin – the man is back on form Fri Sep 25 08:37:12 +0000 2009 from kevincumbria
  • @jobsworth: There are so many… A Suitable Boy, An Evil Cradling, The Crow Road, Stranger in a Strange Land… #jpbook Fri Sep 25 08:35:52 +0000 2009 from opensourcerer
  • @jobsworth “Animal, Vegetable, Miracle: A Year of Food Life” by Barbara Kingsolver #jpbook Fri Sep 25 08:35:30 +0000 2009 from 808lika
  • @jobswoth The Architecture of Happiness #jpbook Fri Sep 25 08:34:59 +0000 2009 from vendorprisey
  • @Soulsailor that’s a great classic! #jpbook Fri Sep 25 08:34:32 +0000 2009 from chieftech
  • @jobsworth try http://bit.ly/oYoSc #jpbook Fri Sep 25 08:33:55 +0000 2009 from r4vi
  • @jobsworth Have you read Ted Kennedy’s True Compass? #jpbook Fri Sep 25 08:33:48 +0000 2009 from TomRaftery
  • RT @jobsworth: Please help me with an experiment. Recommend a book to me via Twitter. Hashtag it #jpbook if you can. Thanks Fri Sep 25 08:33:18 +0000 2009 from cyberdoyle
  • @jobsworth best book I ever read (for O level at school), Animal Farm, by George Orwell. still true today. #jpbook Fri Sep 25 08:33:06 +0000 2009 from cyberdoyle
  • @jobsworth Enjoyed this new biog of CLR James recently: http://bit.ly/1ESYfb #jpbook Fri Sep 25 08:32:49 +0000 2009 from dominicsayers
  • On The Road by Jack Kerouac #jpbook Fri Sep 25 08:32:34 +0000 2009 from Soulsailor
  • @jobsworth Doorbells of Florence #jpbook Fri Sep 25 08:31:54 +0000 2009 from hubmum
  • Twitterville by @shelisrael #jpbook Fri Sep 25 08:31:52 +0000 2009 from Soulsailor
  • 4 @jobsworth isbn:0226066290 #jpbook “essential reading for anyone who wishes to engage reflectively with technology” Fri Sep 25 08:31:02 +0000 2009 from richardveryard
  • @jobsworth Terry Pratchett’s Night Watch http://bit.ly/13NutT one of the best books on ‘political theory’ I have come across 🙂 #jpbook Fri Sep 25 08:30:36 +0000 2009 from adriana872
  • @jobsworth Here is one – ‘Chronicle of a Death Foretold’ by Gabriel Garcia Marquez #jpbook Fri Sep 25 08:29:28 +0000 2009 from farhorizons
  • @jobsworth think you’ve already read The Brothers Karamazo, which would be my first pick for you. Age of Innocence by Edith Wharton #jpbook Fri Sep 25 08:28:34 +0000 2009 from josiefraser
  • @jobsworth Connection Generation by Iggy Pintado #jpbook Fri Sep 25 08:28:34 +0000 2009 from chieftech
  • @jobsworth at the moment i’m enjoying The Art of Community by Jono Bacon http://bit.ly/htujE #jpbook Fri Sep 25 08:27:52 +0000 2009 from mattlucht
  • @jobsworth: The Colour of Magic by Terry Pratchett. #jpbook 🙂 Fri Sep 25 08:27:37 +0000 2009 from opensourcerer
  • @jobsworth #jpbook Diaspora by Greg Egan, stunning imagining of the far future of virtual worlds Fri Sep 25 08:27:10 +0000 2009 from davidburden
  • #jpbook Quaker Faith & Practice. Vox pops of Friends through the centuries. Deep wisdom & insights. Plain language. Eminently “dippable” Fri Sep 25 08:26:57 +0000 2009 from williamheath
  • @jobsworth Jonathan Strange and Mr. Norrell http://is.gd/3EFQp #jpbook Fri Sep 25 08:26:08 +0000 2009 from Casablanca
  • I recommend “The Leopard”,by Giusseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa #jpbook Fri Sep 25 08:24:33 +0000 2009 from virgiliofailla
  • @jobsworth Trust Agents by @chrisbrogan #jpbook Fri Sep 25 08:23:59 +0000 2009 from Jas
  • Rainbows End Vernor Vinge #jpbook Fri Sep 25 08:23:53 +0000 2009 from justinhayward
  • Please help me with an experiment. Recommend a book to me via Twitter. Hashtag it #jpbook if you can. Thanks Fri Sep 25 08:22:02 +0000 2009 from jobsworth

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