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Some Books You Should Read
The Count of Monte Cristo, Alexandre Dumas.
This is a fantastic literary classic about revenge.
The Power of Habit, Charles Duhigg.
Everyone should understand the neurological basis of habits. This book explains how we can build new habits and change old ones, at the personal, business, and societal level. As it turns out, habits can pretty much be modeled using MDPs.
The Smartest Kids in the World: And How They Got That Way, Amanda Ripley.
An amazing book that dives deep into the issues surrounding the American education system, and rips apart many popular arguments in its favor. The author suggests improvements that are modeled after successful education systems in some other countries, as measured by standardized international tests in creativity.