Lire aux éclats, éloge de la caresse by Marc-Alain Ouaknin. A book full of promise about the search for knowledge through texts. At first I couldn't read it. Then I began reading it chapter by chapter backwards. That worked.
Kicking off a riveting sci-fi trilogy, National Book Award winner Pete Hautman plunges us into a world where time is a tool - but the question is, who will control it? http://www.goodreads.com/book/show/12475931-the-obsidian-blade