A log of my reading since 2016.


  1. Working Backwards by Colin Bryar and Bill Carr
  2. The Crossing by Cormac McCarthy
  3. Can't Hurt Me by David Goggins
  4. Amusing Ourselves to Death by
  5. The River of Doubt by Candice Millard


  1. How to Fail at Almost Everything and Still Win Big by Scott Adams
  2. Ship of Gold in the Deep Blue Sea by Gary Kinder
  3. The Manager's Path by Camille Fournier
  4. The Psychology of Money by Morgan Housel
  5. The Five Dysfunctions of a Team by Patrick Lencioni


  1. The Great Stagnation by Tyler Cowen
  2. All the Pretty Horses by Cormac McCarthy
  3. How to Take Smart Notes by Sönke Ahrens
  4. Scarcity by Sendhil Mullainathan, Eldar Shafir
  5. Range by David Epstein
  6. The Three Body Problem by Cixin Liu
  7. Inspired by Marty Cagan
  8. The Art of Statistics by David Spiegelhalter
  9. The Black Swan by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
  10. Give and Take by Adam Grant
  11. Operating Manual For Spaceship Earth by Buckminster Fuller
  12. Reader, Come Home by Maryanne Wolf
  13. If Beale Street Could Talk by James Baldwin
  14. The Tartar Steppe by Dino Buzzati
  15. The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen Covey
  16. Cable Cowboy by Mark Robichaux
  17. The Outsiders by William N. Thorndike, Jr.
  18. Eleven Rings by Phil Jackson
  19. Dune by Frank Herbert
  20. The Happiest Baby on the Block by Harvey Karp
  21. Stealing Home by Eric Nusbaum
  22. Silence by Shusaku Endo
  23. Cribsheet by Emily Oster
  24. Daring Greatly by Brené Brown
  25. Ready for Anything by David Allen


  1. The Upside of Stress by Kelly McGonigal
  2. Exit West by Mohsin Hamid
  3. The Automatic Millionaire by David Bach
  4. Work Rules by Lazlo Bock
  5. A Mind At Play by Jimmy Soni & Rob Goodman
  6. The Autobiography of Malcolm X by Alex Haley
  7. The Curse of Bigness by Tim Wu
  8. Eames by Gloria Koenig
  9. The Spanish Civil War by Helen Graham
  10. 7 Powers by Hamilton Helmer
  11. Managing Oneself by Peter F. Drucker
  12. Why Nations Fail by Daron Acemoglu and James Robinson
  13. The Tiger by John Vaillant
  14. Self Reliance by Ralph Waldo Emerson
  15. The Library Book by Susan Orlean
  16. Being Mortal by Atul Gawande
  17. Atomic Habits by James Clear
  18. Jack London & the Klondike by Franklin Walker
  19. Fat Chance by Dr. Robert Lustig
  20. Captains Courageous by Rudyard Kipling
  21. On Writing by Stephen King
  22. What Makes Sammy Run by Budd Schulberg
  23. The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway
  24. The Power Broker by Robert Caro
  25. Awareness by Anthony De Mello
  26. Nature Form & Spirit by Mira Nakashima
  27. The Soul of a Tree by George Nakashima
  28. Where Men Win Glory by Jon Krakauer


  1. The Shallows by Nicholas Carr
  2. Desert Solitaire by Edward Abbey
  3. Digital Gold by Nathaniel Popper
  4. Why We Sleep by Matthew Walker
  5. Don't Make Me Think by Steve Krug
  6. The Hard Thing About Hard Things by Ben Horowitz
  7. Only the Paranoid Survive by Andy Grove
  8. When by Daniel H. Pink
  9. Conspiracy by Ryan Holiday
  10. 12 Rules for Life by Jordan Peterson
  11. Leonardo Da Vinci by Walter Isaacson
  12. Red Notice by Bill Browder
  13. Shop Class As Soulcraft by Matthew B. Crawford
  14. Olgilvy on Advertising by David Olgilvy
  15. Measure What Matters by John Doerr
  16. Guns, Germs, and Steel by Jared Diamond
  17. Kitchen Confidential by Anthony Bourdain
  18. Reclaiming Conversation by Sherry Turkle
  19. Never Split the Difference by Chris Voss
  20. Crucial Conversations by Kerry Patterson , Joseph Grenny , et al.
  21. The Attention Merchants by Tim Wu


  1. The Right Stuff by Tom Wolfe
  2. High Output Management by Andy Grove
  3. 1984 by George Orwell
  4. The Remains of the Day by Kazuo Ishiguro
  5. The War of Art by Steven Pressfield
  6. The Master Switch by Tim Wu
  7. Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance by Robert M. Pirsig
  8. Zero to One by Peter Thiel
  9. A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius by Dave Eggers
  10. The Practicing Mind by Thomas M. Sterner
  11. Data Science for Business by Foster Provost and Tom Fawcett
  12. Grit by Angela Duckworth
  13. Mindset by Carol S. Dweck
  14. The Inner Game of Tennis by W. Timothy Gallwey
  15. Blue Ocean Strategy by W. Chan Kim and Renée Mauborgne
  16. The Trial by Franz Kafka
  17. The Stranger by Albert Camus
  18. Simple Rules by Donald Sull and Kathleen M. Eisenhard
  19. Shoe Dog by Phil Knight
  20. Meditations by Marcus Aurelius
  21. Reset by Ellen Pao
  22. In Search of Time by Dan Falk


  1. Thinking Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman
  2. Deep Work by Cal Newport
  3. How to Read a Book by Mortimer J. Adler, Charles Van Doren
  4. Getting to Yes by Roger Fisher , William L. Ury, et al.
  5. Beyond Bullshit by Samuel A. Culbert
  6. The Art and Science of Negotiation by Howard Raiffa
  7. So Good They Can't Ignore You by Cal Newport
  8. Where Good Ideas Come From by Steven Johnson
  9. Surely You're Joking Mr. Feynman by Richard P. Feynman
  10. The Checklist Manifesto by Atul Gawande
  11. Decode and Conquer by Lewis Lin
  12. Getting Past No by William Ury
  13. Peak Learning by Ronald Gross
  14. The Pyramid Principle by Barbara Minto
  15. Candide by Voltaire
  16. Flow by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi
  17. Tribe by Sebastian Junger
  18. Antifragile by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
  19. The Lessons of History by Will Durant and Ariel Durant
  20. Sapiens by Yuval Noah Harari
  21. The Plague by Albert Camus
  22. Man's Search for Meaning by Viktor E. Frankl
  23. Seven Brief Lessons on Physics by Carlo Rovelli
  24. Hooked by Nir Eyal
  25. When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi
  26. Skill by Christopher S. Ahmad
  27. Sense of Style by Steven Pinker
  28. Barbarian Days by William Finnegan
  29. Algorithms to Live By by Brian Christian and Tom Griffiths
  30. The Art of Strategy by Avinash K. Dixit and Barry J. Nalebuff
  31. Inspired by Marty Cagan
  32. Getting Things Done by David Allen
  33. Zen and the Art of Happiness by Chris Prentiss
  34. Education of a Wandering Man by Louis L'Amour
  35. Hillbilly Elegy by J. D. Vance
  36. The Wright Brothers by David McCullough
  37. The Sea-Wolf by Jack London