Book review: Digital Hell: The Inner Workings of a “Like”

L'Enfer numérique

L’Enfer numérique : Voyage au bout d’un Like,
by Guillaume Pitron
First published September 15, 2021
English Expected publication March 7, 2023
by Scribe US:
Digital Hell: The Inner Workings of a “Like”
304 pages
Audiobook narrated byJean-Philippe Renaud


Wow, what an eye opener and a punch in the stomach! L’Enfer numérique: Voyage au bout d’un Like [Digital Hell: The Inner Workings of a “Like”] is about everything digital, the impact on our planet, and where our world is going. It covers the environment, geopolitics, and ultimately, our civilization.
Actually a very scary book.
I usually don’t read horror fiction, but I got my share of horror in this nonfiction book.
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Book review: Second Sister

Second Sister

Second Sister
by Chan Ho-Kei
was first published in 2017
Translated by Jeremy Tiang
Grove Atlantic/Black Cat
Thriller/Chinese Literature
512 pages


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Chan Ho-Kei is a renowned Chinese author of thrillers. He’s famous for The Borrowed, which I haven’t read yet. So I seized the opportunity to read his upcoming Second Sister. It will certainly not be the last book by him I read. Read further to know why. Click to continue reading