Books I’ve Read

This year I made it a goal to take notes for every book I read. I wish I had done this sooner, so I will likely re-read many of the other books I have read in the past. It is surprising just how much you can forget after spending a week or so reading a book.

2018

Currently Reading

The Everything Store

Sapiens
Yuval Noah Harari

Finished 2018

Origin
Dan Brown

Meet the Frugalwoods
Elizabeth Thames

Artemis
Andy Weir

Emergency
Neil Strauss

Dark Matter
Blake Crouch

Nudge
Cass Sunstein and Richard Thaler

Ready Player One
Ernest Cline

Finished 2017

The Upstarts
Brad Stone

Above Suspicion
Joe Sharkey

Moments
Chip Heath

Tools of Titans
Tim Ferriss

The Men Who Stare at Goats
Jon Ronson

Hooked
Nir Eyal

The Voyeur’s Motel
Gay Talese

Don’t Make Me Think
Steve Krug

The Undoing Project
Michael Lewis

Payoff
Dan Ariely

Give and Take
Adam Grant

So Good They Can’t Ignore You
Cal Newport

Work Rules!
Laszlo Bock

Finished 2016

Shift Omnibus
Hugh Howey

Originals
Adam Grant

Inside Scientology
Janet Reitman

People Who Eat Darkness
Richard Lloyd Parry

Smarter Faster Better
Charles Duhigg

Ultimate Sales Machine
Chet Holmes

Grit
Angela Duckworth

How I lost $170 million: My time as #30 at Facebook
Noah Kagan

When to Rob a Bank
Steven Dubner and Stephen Levitt

Made to Stick (February)
Chip Heath and Dan Heath

Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World that Can’t Stop Talking (January)
Susan Cain

Predictably Irrational (January)
Dan Ariely

Think Like a Freak (January)
Stephen J. Dubner and Steven Levitt

How to Win Friends and Influence People (Reread January)
Dale Carnegie

2015

Essentialism
Greg McKeown

Wool
Hugh Howey

Outliers
Malcolm Gladwell

The Tipping Point
Malcolm Gladwell

The Martian
Andy Weir

The Psychopath Test
Jon Ronson

So You’ve Been Publicly Changed
Jon Ronson

David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants
Malcolm Gladwell

The Circle
Dave Eggers

Books I want to read

Antifragile
Nassim Taleb

Trust Me I’m Lying
Ryan Holiday

Meditations
Marcus Aurelius

Status Anxiety
Alain de Botton

48 Laws of Power
Robert Greene

Linchpin
Seth Godin

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People
Stephen Covey

The Upside of Irrationality: The Unexpected Benefits of Defying Logic at Work and at Home
Dan Ariely

The Honest Truth About Dishonesty: How We Lie to Everyone—Especially Ourselves
Dan Ariely

Influence
Robert Cialdini

Bold
Peter Diamandis

Presuasion
Robert Cialdini

People Over Profit
Dale Partridge

Decisive
Dan and Chip Heath

Sprint
Jake Knapp, Jogn Zeratsky, Braden Kowitz

In the Plex
Steven Levy

Payoff
Dan Ariely

The Lonely City
Olivia Laing

The Undoing Project
Michael Lewis

Tools of Titans
Tim Ferriss

Podcasts I’m Listening to

Freakonomics

This American Life

Tim Ferriss Show

TED Radio Hour

Startup

Reply All

Serial

Radiolab

Unmarketing

Criminal

99% Invisible

Invisibilia

Planet Money