Looking for the perfect book to give dad for Father’s Day this year? If your dad liked Freakonomics by Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner, you should get him Everybody Lies by Seth Stephens-Davidowitz. Here’s why…
Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner explore the hidden side of everything, from real-estate agents to drug dealers and swimming pools. Freakonomics is an eye-opening and intriguing look at how people get what they want, or need, especially when others want the same thing. With interesting anecdotes, Freakonomics teaches us that we can learn more about our world by asking the right questions.
Everybody Lies is a fascinating examination of what the massive amounts of information we use every day reveals about ourselves and our world. On any average day, human beings searching the internet will amass eight trillion gigabytes of data. Seth Stephens-Davidowitz shows what this information can tell us about who we are: the fears, desires, and behaviors that drive us, and the conscious and unconscious decisions we make.
Both books provide interesting commentary on society and make for captivating read. They challenge us to think differently about how we see the world around us.
If your dad wants a new book that is enlightening and witty, we know he’ll love Everybody Lies by Seth Stephens-Davidowitz!
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