Bestselling author Nassim Nicholas Taleb continues his exploration of randomness in his fascinating new book, The Black Swan, in which he examines the influence of highly improbable and unpredictable events that have massive impact. Engaging and enlightening, The Black Swan is a book that may change the way you think about the world, a book that Chris Anderson calls, “a delightful romp through history, economics, and the frailties of human nature.”
The next book on my reading list.
After slogging through Ayn Rand’s account of everything that is wrong with the fictional United States she made up in her head, it only feels right to reward myself with a satisfying non-fiction book.
Try not to be too jealous of how pretentious and uninteresting
the books I read areI am.
My husband LOVES this book. We even have this painting in our living room that he particularly loves because it reminds him of the book: