Forbes All-Star Book Club: Reid Hoffman Reviews ‘Like A Mule Bringing Ice Cream To The Sun’

Reid Hoffman is the billionaire cofounder of LinkedIn and partner at venture capital firm Greylock Partners. Smith shares his review of Like a Mule Bringing Ice Cream to the Sun (Legend Press and Cassava Republic Press, 2016), by Sarah Ladipo Manyika, for our ongoing series of book reviews by leaders from the worlds of business, academia, entertainment and politics. See more reviews from leaders here.

As Morayo Da Silva’s 75th birthday approaches, she plans to get a tattoo to celebrate. Yet the DMV seems intent on taking her driver’s license away. When she injures her hip and needs surgery, her independence is further compromised. Still, the retired English professor, originally from Nigeria, now living alone in San Francisco, stays committed to the idea that she still has many possible futures ahead of her.

Displacement is a recurring theme in this deliberate and eloquent novel. Morayo resides in a country

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