Reading list

A collection of the non-fictions books I’ve read and when I finished them. I log all the books I read to Goodreads.

A denotes a personal favourite.

2020

  1. Stoicism and the Art of Happiness by Donald J. Robertson (read July, 2020)
  2. Waking Up: A Guide to Spirituality Without Religion by Sam Harris (read June, 2020)
  3. I Am Malala: The Story of the Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban by Malala Yousafzai (read May, 2020)
  4. Brunel: The Man Who Built the World by Steven Brindle (read April, 2020)
  5. How to Take Smart Notes: One Simple Technique to Boost Writing, Learning and Thinking by Sönke Ahrens (read April, 2020)
  6. Turn The Ship Around!: A True Story of Building Leaders by Breaking the Rules by L. David Marquet (read March, 2020)
  7. Homo Deus: A History of Tomorrow by Yuval Noah Harari (read February, 2020)
  8. Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind by Yuval Noah Harari (read January, 2020)

2019

  1. Rich Dad Poor Dad by Robert T. Kiyosaki (read November, 2019)
  2. Stillness is the Key: An Ancient Strategy for Modern Life by Ryan Holiday (read November, 2019)
  3. Make Time: How to focus on what matters every day by Jake Knapp, John Zeratsky (read October, 2019)
  4. Bullshit Jobs: A Theory by David Graeber (read October, 2019)
  5. Educated by Tara Westover (read August, 2019)
  6. This is Marketing: You Can’t Be Seen Until You Learn To See by Seth Godin (read June, 2019)
  7. The Trusted Advisor by David H. Maister (read June, 2019)
  8. The Business of Expertise: How Entrepreneurial Experts Convert Insight to Impact + Wealth by David C. Baker (read June, 2019)
  9. The Lessons of History by Will Durant (read May, 2019)
  10. Fail Fast, Fail Often: How Losing Can Help You Win by Ryan Babineaux (read April, 2019)
  11. A Million Miles in a Thousand Years: What I Learned While Editing My Life by Donald Miller (read March, 2019)
  12. I Hear You: The Surprisingly Simple Skill Behind Extraordinary Relationships by Michael S. Sorensen (read January, 2019)
  13. Creative Selection: Inside Apple’s Design Process During the Golden Age of Steve Jobs by Ken Kocienda (read January, 2019)
  14. The Psychopath Test: A Journey Through the Madness Industry by Jon Ronson (read January, 2019)

2018

  1. It Doesn’t Have to Be Crazy at Work by Jason Fried (read December, 2018)
  2. How To Be Right… in a World Gone Wrong by James O’Brien (read December, 2018)
  3. Atomic Habits: An Easy and Proven Way to Build Good Habits and Break Bad Ones by James Clear (read November, 2018)
  4. Total Competition: Lessons in Strategy from Formula One by Ross Brawn (read November, 2018)
  5. Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead by Brené Brown (read October, 2018)
  6. Notes on a Nervous Planet by Matt Haig (read August, 2018)
  7. Profit First: Transform Your Business from a Cash-Eating Monster to a Money-Making Machine by Mike Michalowicz (read August, 2018)
  8. When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing by Daniel Pink (read July, 2018)
  9. The Simple Path to Wealth: Your road map to financial independence and a rich, free life by J.L. Collins (read July, 2018)
  10. Never Split the Difference: Negotiating as if Your Life Depended on It by Chris Voss (read July, 2018)
  11. The Total Money Makeover: A Proven Plan for Financial Fitness by Dave Ramsey (read July, 2018)
  12. The Entrepreneur’s Guide to Keeping Your Sh*t Together: How to Run Your Business Without Letting it Run You by Sherry Walling (read June, 2018)
  13. Building a StoryBrand: Clarify Your Message So Customers Will Listen by Donald Miller (read June, 2018)
  14. Willpower Doesn’t Work: Discover the Hidden Keys to Success by Benjamin Hardy (read June, 2018)
  15. The Obstacle Is the Way: The Timeless Art of Turning Trials into Triumph by Ryan Holiday (read March, 2018)
  16. The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho (read January, 208)

2017

  1. Masters of Doom: How Two Guys Created an Empire and Transformed Pop Culture by David Kushner (read December, 2017)
  2. Happy: Why More or Less Everything is Absolutely Fine by Derren Brown (read December, 2017)
  3. Confessions of a Public Speaker by Scott Berkun (read October, 2017)
  4. So You’ve Been Publicly Shamed by Jon Ronson (read August, 2017)
  5. Sprint: How to Solve Big Problems and Test New Ideas in Just Five Days by Jake Knapp (read August, 2017)
  6. Shoe Dog: A Memoir by the Creator of Nike by Phil Knight (read July, 2017)
  7. The Inner Game of Tennis: The classic guide to the mental side of peak performance by Timothy Gallwey (read June, 2017)
  8. The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck: A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life by Mark Manson (read June, 2017)
  9. The Dance of the Possible: the mostly honest completely irreverent guide to creativity by Scott Berkun (read May, 2017)
  10. Creativity, Inc.: Overcoming the Unseen Forces That Stand in the Way of True Inspiration by Ed Catmull (read May, 207)
  11. The Miracle Of Mindfulness: The Classic Guide to Meditation by the World’s Most Revered Master by Thích Nhất Hạnh (read February, 2017)
  12. Reinvent Yourself by James Altucher (read February, 2017)
  13. Everybody Writes: Your Go-To Guide to Creating Ridiculously Good Content by Ann Handley (read January, 2017)
  14. Love Yourself Like Your Life Depends On It by Kamal Ravikant (read January, 2017)
  15. Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less by Greg McKeown (read January, 2017)
  16. The War of Art by Steven Pressfield (read January, 2017)