So, in answer to the numerous requests for my list of books that I had read during 2018, I present to you the blogspot list linked below.
However, in brief, I highly recommend people read:
The Happiest Refugee, by Anh Do
True History of the Kelly Gang, Peter Carey
The Singularity Trap, by Dennis E. Taylor
The Expanse series, by James S. A. Corey
After On: A Novel of Silicon Valley, by Rob Reid