Last Updated: June 29, 2017
Crucial Conversations by Kerry Patterson
The Effective Executive by Peter Drucker
Shogun by James Clavell
Stories of Your Life and Others by Ted Chiang
Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less by Greg McKeown
Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion by Robert Cialdini
Platform Revolution by Geoffrey Parker
Running Lean by Ash Maurya
The Founder’s Dilemmas by Noam Wasserman
Only the Paranoid Survive by Andrew Grove
Skunk Works by Ben R. Rich & Leo Janos
Guerrilla Marketing by Jay Levinson
Poor Charlie’s Almanack by Charlie Munger
The Innovator’s Dilemma by Clayton Christensen
Outliers by Malcom Gladwell
Rework by Jason Fried & David Heinemeier Hansson
The Creative Mind by Margaret A. Boden
The Tipping Point by Malcom Gladwell
Mastery by Robert Greene
Stop Thinking Like a Freelancer by Liam Veitch
Deep Work by Cal Newport
Programming Pearls by Jon Bentley
The Art of Intrusion by Kevin Mitnick
The Art of Deception by Kevin Mitnick
Sphere by Michael Crichton
Health and Fitness
The 4-Hour Body by Tim Ferriss
Why We Get Fat by Gary Taubes
Wonderland by Steven Johnson
The 4-Hour Chef by Tim Ferriss
Tools of Titans by Tim Ferriss
Willpower: Rediscovering the Greatest Human Strength by Roy Baumeister
Martin Luther by Eric Metaxas
Jonathan Edwards by Marsen
Poker Brat: Phil Hellmuth’s Autobiography by Phil Helmuth
The Law of Christ by Charles Leiter
War of Words by Paul Tripp
When Sinners Say ‘I Do’ by Dave Harvey
Things of Earth by Joe Rigney
Desiring God by John Piper
If God is Good by Randy Alcorn
Money, Possessions, and Eternity by Randy Alcorn
The Christian View of Man by Gresham Machen
Counterfeit Gods by Tim Keller
The Prodigal God by Tim Keller
What’s Best Next by Matthew Perman
The Joy of Craft by Zane Claes
The Singularity Is Near by Ray Kurzweil
The Man Who Sold the Moon and Orphans of the Sky by Robert A. Heinlein
Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand
Cat’s Cradle by Kurt Vonnegut
Thinking, Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman
Crow Killer by Raymond W., Jr. Thorp
Shop Class as Soulcraft by Matthew B. Crawford
The Death and Life of Great American Cities by Jane Jacobs
Influence by Robert B. Cialdini PhD
Hatching Twitter by Nick Bilton
Man’s Search for Meaning by Viktor E. Frankl
As A Man Thinketh by James Allen
Product Design for the Web by Randy J. Hunt
Eat That Frog! by Brian Tracy
The Long Tail by Chris Anderson
The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg
The Levity Effect by Adrian Gostick & Scott Christopher
Future Perfect by Steven Johnson
I Love Your More Than My Dog by Jeanne Bliss
Emergence by Steven Johnson
The Joke and Its Relation to the Unconscious by Sigmund Freud
The Structure of Scientific Revolutions by Thomas S. Kuhn
Negotiautions by Guhan Subramanian
Cognitive Surplus by Clay Shirky
The Elements of Typographic Style by Robert Bringhurst
Through the Language Glass by Guy Deutscher
The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway
Good to Great by Jim Collins
Touching History by Lynn Spencer
Making Ideas Happen by Scott Belsky
First, Break All the Rules by Marcus Buckingham & Curt Coffman
Design-Driven Innovation by Roberto Verganti
Poke the Box by Seth Godin
A Little History of the World by E. H. Gombrich
Eat More Chickin by S. Truett Cathy
Thinking for a Living by Thomas H. Davenport
The Rise of the Creative Class by Richard Forida
Where the Wizards Stay Up Late by Katie Hafner
The Lamp of Beauty by John Ruskin
The Rhetoric of Modernism by Tim Benton
The Organization Man by William H. Whyte
The Social Life of Information by John Seely Brown & Paul Duguid
Zero by Pat Schleger
Delivering Happiness by Tony Hsieh
The Invention of Air by Steven Johnson
To Have and Have Not by Ernest Hemingway
The Millionaire Next Door by Thomas J. Stanley
Linchpin by Seth Godin
The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit by Sloan Wilson
Tools of Titans by Tim Ferriss.
The Art of Stillness by Pico Ayer.
Out of Your Mind by Alan Watts (audiobook, really a series of lectures).
Book of Five Rings by Miyamoto Mushashi (audiobook).
Do Not Say We Have Nothing by Madeleine Thien.
The Best American Short Stories 2016 edited by Junot Diaz.
Feynman by Jim Ottaviani.
My Gita by Devdutt Pattanaik.
From Plato to Post-modernism: Understanding the Essence of Literature and the Role of the Author by Louis Markos (another lecture series).
The Rules Do Not Apply by Ariel Levy.
The Story of a Brief Marriage by Anuk Arudpragasam.
All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr.
Ikigai: The Japanese Secret to a Long and Happy Life by Héctor García and Francesc Miralles.
Widow Basquiat: A Love Story by Jennifer Clement.
32 Yolks: From My Mother’s Table to Working the Line by Eric Ripert.
Identify: Basic Principles of Identity Design in the Iconic Trademarks by Chermayeff & Geismar.
Catching the Big Fish: Meditation, Consciousness, and Creativity by David Lynch (audiobook).
The Leavers by Lisa Ko.
Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel.
Girls on Fire by Robin Wasserman.
The Executive’s Compass by James O’Toole.
Tuesdays with Morrie by Mitch Albom.
Dance of the Possible by Scott Berkun.
The Lifecycle of Software Objects by Ted Chiang (short story).
Tribe of Mentors by Tim Ferriss.
After On: A Novel of Silicon Valley by Rob Reid.
Principles by Ray Dalio.
The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman (audiobook).
Ghost in the Wires by Kevin Mitnick
Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson
High Output Management by Andrew Grove
The Hard Thing About Hard Things by Ben Horowitz
Long Fuse Big Bang by Eric Haseltine
Competitive Strategy by Michael Porter
Good Strategy Bad Strategy by Richard Rumelt
The Lean Startup by Eric Ries
Zero to One by Peter Thiel
The Pragmatic Programer by Andrew Hunt & David Thomas
The Algorithm Design Manual by Steven Skiena
Knowing God by J.I. Packer
Mere Christianity by C. S. Lewis
The Screwtape Letters by C. S. Lewis