The founder of Facebook is reading a book every two weeks, and discussing it with the Facebook community. And his next selection is The Player of Games, one of the amazing Culture novels by Iain M. Banks.

Writes Zuckerberg:

This is a change of pace from all the recent social science books. Instead, it’s a science fiction book about an advanced civilization with AI and a vibrant culture.


You can discuss The Player of Games over at Facebook’s A Year of Books group.

Meanwhile, Zuckerberg also had a Q&A today in which he invited anybody to ask him anything, and here was one of the questions and his response:


“A fundamental mathematical law underlying human social relationships” does actually sound like something Facebook would be interested in. [via Business Insider]

Top image: Player of Games cover art by Mark Salwowski