24 June 11 | Chad W. Post

This week, we finish up our John Locke discussion by quoting from his How I Sold 1 Million Ebooks in Five Months, and then move on to discussing good literature, including six book recommendations for the summer.

Tom’s Picks:



How I Became a Nun by Cesar Aira, translated from the Spanish by Chris Andrews




The Safety Net by Heinrich Boll, translated from the Germany by Leila Vennewitz




Millennium People by J. G. Ballard


Chad’s Picks:




The Golden Calf by Ilf & Petrov, translated from the Russian by Helen Anderson and Konstantin Gurevich




Stone Upon Stone by Wiesław Myśliwski, translated from the Polish by Bill Johnston




Lightning by Jean Echenoz, translated from the French by Linda Coverdale

And this week’s music is from Girl Talk’s All Day, which is available for free here, complete with visual breakdown of all the songs he’s sampling.

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