Beat the Algorithm, MATTERHORN Edition: And the winner is…

Last week, I took on Amazon’s algorithm to recommend a book for Ken, whose last great read was Matterhorn by Karl Marlantes.

Amazon recommended Fields of Fire by James Webb and I recommended The Hunters by James Salter. Well, Ken got back to us and…drumroll…has decided to go with The Hunters

Victory. Is. Mine.

Humans 2, Machine Code 0.

If you’re looking for a recommendation for your next book or if you are a blogger/bookseller/writer who wants to take on The Algorithm, let us know at community (at) bookriot (dot) com.

See Walter Mosley, Mara Wilson, Sara Farizan, Ken Liu, and more. Nov 12-13, NYC. It's the book party of the year! Save $20 with discount code BOOKNERD. rnmg_brl_countdown_rc