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The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster

  • In one sentence: An invitation to reason by way of absurd reified puns and binaries.
  • Number of reads: 5 since 1997.
  • Galef type: Values 2 - thought experiments for you to reflect on how you feel about something,
    & Style 3 - tickle your aesthetic sense in a way that obliquely makes you a more interesting, generative thinker.
  • To be read when: 7, 17, 27...

Review forthcoming.