Reading period: Sep 8, 2008 - Oct 29, 2008
How/Why was this book chosen: Veronica and Tom chose it because it came out that month.
Anathem by Neal StephensonEdit
Anathem is set on and around the planet Arbre. Raz, a mathematician, is among a cohort of secluded scientists and philosophers who are called upon to save the world from impending catastrophe.