I’ve finally finished Washington Black by Esi Edugyan. I can’t recommend this book enough. Put it on your list.
Currently reading Esi Edugyan’s novel, Washington Black:
“I had long seen science as the great equalizer. No matter one’s race, or sex, or faith — there were facts in the world waiting to be discovered. How little thought I’d given to the ways in which it might be corrupted.”Esi Edugyan, Washington Black
I’ve been taking more time than usual to finish this excellent novel, but am now dedicating more time to reading it. Washington Black, by Esi Edugyan.
“This is the essence of the focusing illusion, which can be described in a single sentence:
Nothing in life is as important as you think it is when you are thinking about it.”
— Daniel Kahneman, Thinking, Fast and Slow