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My most recent reads, loosely ordered based on the time I started reading each with the most recent ones at the top. My favorite titles are marked with a .


Enlightenment Now
Now Reading

Steven Pinker

Ego is the Enemy

Ryan Holiday

The Design of Everyday Things

Don Norman


The Minimalist Entrepreneur

Sahil Lavingia

The Psychology of Money

Morgan Housel

Company of One

Paul Jarvis

How to Win Friends & Influence People

Dale Carnegie

Think Again

Adam Grant

The Righteous Mind

Jonathan Haidt

Masters of Doom

David Kushner

Refactoring UI

Adam Wathan, Steve Schoger

The Art of Thinking Clearly

Rolf Dobelli


Rutger Bregman


Ray Dalio

21 Lessons for the 21st Century

Yuval Noah Harari


Michelle Obama

Getting To Yes

Roger Fisher, William Ury, Bruce Patton

David and Goliath

Malcolm Gladwell

Getting Real



Homo Deus

Yuval Noah Harari

Stillness Is the Key

Ryan Holiday

Predictably Irrational

Dan Ariely

Deep Work

Cal Newport

Why We Sleep

Matthew Walker


Nir Eyal


Yuval Noah Harari

The Lean Startup

Eric Ries

Thinking, Fast and Slow

Daniel Kahneman

Shoe Dog

Phil Knight


Stephen J. Dubner, Steven Levitt

Atomic Habits

James Clear

Zero to One

Peter Thiel, Blake Masters

Building a StoryBrand

Donald Miller

Before 2020

7 Habits of Highly Effective People

Stephen Covey

Utopia For Realists

Rutger Bregman

Rich Dad Poor Dad

Robert Kiyosaki


Jason Fried, David Heinemeier Hansson


Hans Rosling, Ola Rosling, Anna Rosling Rönnlund

It Doesn't Have to Be Crazy at Work

Jason Fried, David Heinemeier Hansson


Adam Grant

Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus

John Gray

Way of the Wolf

Jordan Belfort

Communicate to Influence

Ben Decker, Kelly Decker

Life Without Limits

Nick Vujicic

Man's Search For Meaning

Viktor Frankl

Start With Why

Simon Sinek

Creativity Inc

Ed Catmull

Sometimes You Win, Sometimes You Learn

John Maxwell

Built To Last

James C. Collins, Jerry I. Porras

Great By Choice

James C. Collins

5 Levels of Leadership

John Maxwell

15 Individual's Laws of Growth

John Maxwell

Groupon's Biggest Deal Ever

Frank Sennett

Good Strategy Bad Strategy

Richard Rumelt

Good To Great

James C. Collins

Start Something That Matters

Blake Mycoskie

The Complete 101 Collection By John Maxwell

John Maxwell

Delivering Happiness

Tony Hsieh