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finished reading Lexicon by Max Barry

Max Barry: Lexicon (2013, Penguin) 4 stars

At an exclusive school somewhere outside of Arlington, Virginia, students aren’t taught history, geography, or …

hmmm. idk. definitely some interesting concepts but ultimately felt like it could've been more polished. and some.....interesting writing choices

Joe Haldeman: The Accidental Time Machine (2007, Ace Books) 4 stars

Grad-school dropout Matt Fuller is toiling as a lowly research assistant at MIT when, while …

that was pretty cute but mostly it just didn't feel finished? it was more like an early draft with potentially interesting concepts that didn't go anywhere or do anything. also can't STAND how he writes women and matt's relationships with them and it's almost worse that he's self aware of how weird it is

this probably would've made a pretty neat movie/miniseries