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Bit pusher at Spotify. Previously Interactive News at the New York Times, U.S. Digital Service, and Code for America.





The Mysteries of Pittsburgh

By Michael Chabon

Finished reading on February 9, 2019

A fun coming of age story, but the location feels more incidental than, for example, the Neopolitan Novels. There are Pittsburgh places thrown in, but it feels more like a setting than it does a character. Chabon is always fun to read, though.