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ReadMe -- Book Related AskMes


Contents

AskMe's Soliciting book recommendations

especially loved AskMes of the broadest sort

Non-fiction

Science & Math

Science


Math

introduction to ...

Travel

Philosophy & religion

History, Politics & Sociology


non-european

Post 1900

The United States

by period

politics

Biography

Business, economics & investment

small business

investment & finance

Life, Health & medicine

Relationships

Babies etc

Hobbies, sports & games

sport & fitness

Food, drink & cooking

Cookbooks

Technology

coding

Design

the thing itself

Culture and society

the arts & education

visual arts

music


writing

comics TODO: move


foreign language

poetry

poems about...

Fiction

containing specific themes

containing specific plot elements

concerning specific characters

Crime / Mystery / Noir / Horror

Historical Fiction

not in english

women

our sensitive MeFis


Science fiction & Fantasy

fantasy and supernatural

...but not just any fiction


books are sexy

for a book club

for kids


...by precise age


...specifically female kids

by reading circumstance

Books of a certain age

As gifts, by recipient

For someone who likes...

For new/reluctant readers

About or taking place in

Asia

Europe

Africa, Latin America

The United States (and Canada!)

Looking for things not found in a book

TODO

Libraries

Buying & selling

Bookstores in ...

The trials of book ownership

e-readers

Questions about specific books or authors

where to start with...

other sources of book recommendations

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