Still More Newtonian Swag

Manifold: Space – Stephen Baxter
The Last Hero: A Discworld Fable – Terry Pratchett
A Fistful of Fig Newtons – Jean Shepherd
Kingdom of Fear: Loathsome Secrets of a Star-Crossed Child in the Final Days of the American Century – Hunter S. Thompson
A Deepness in the Sky – Vernor Vinge
Larks Tongues in Aspic – King Crimson
Liquid Tension Experiment 2 – Liquid Tension Experiment
Neon Mirage – Stan Ridgway
Drama – Yes
The Torture Never Stops – Frank Zappa
Donnie Darko

So, shall I begin the Christmas story?

Absolutely, as long as it’s not that terribly depressing one about the chap who gets born on Christmas Day, shoots his mouth off about everything under the sun, and then comes a cropper with a couple of rum coves on top of a hill in Johnny Arab land. — from Black Adder’s Christmas Carol