What I’ve Been Reading

Books I’ve read, complete since 2016 (and whatever I could remember of 2015). If I read it more than once, it appears more than once. I’m not sure why I decided to post this publicly.

2015

  • A Clockwork Orange – Anthony Burgress
  • The Art of Thinking Clearly
  • Armidillo
  • A Rough Guide to the Future – Christopher Lovelock
  • Fundamentals of Ethics
  • The Four Hour Work Week – Tim Ferriss
  • The Four Hour Body – Tim Ferriss
  • Fluent Forever – Gabriel Wyner
  • The Most Good You Can Do – Peter Singer
2016
  • The Selfish Gene – Richard Dawkins
  • Thinking Fast and Slow – Daniel Kahneman
  • Predictably Irrational – Dan Ariely
  • The Obstacle is the Way – Ryan Holiday
  • Ego is the Enemy – Ryan Holiday
  • Sapiens – Yuval Noah Harari
  • The black Swan – Nicholas Taleb
  • The Art of Learning – Joshua Waitzkin
  • The Four Hour Chef – Tim Ferriss
  • Vagabonding – Rolf Potts
  • Tribes – Seth Godin
  • The Purple Cow – Seth Godin
  • #AskGaryVee – Gary Vaynerchuck
  • The Graveyard Book – Neil Gaiman
  • Of Mice and Men – John Steinbeck
  • The Twits – Roald Darhl
  • The dispatcher – John Scalzi
  • The Effective Altruism Handbook – Various
  • Zero to one – Peter Thiel
  • Gratitude -Oliver Sacks
  • Deep Work – Cal Newport
  • Outliers – Malcolm Gladwell
  • Harry Potter and the Methods of Rationality (1) – Eleizer Yudkowsky
  • HJPEV and the Professor’s Games (2) – Eleizer Yudkowsky
2017
  • HJPEV and the Shadows of Death (3) –  Eliezer Yudkowsky
  • HJPEV and the Phoenix’s Call (4) –  Eliezer Yudkowsky
  • HJPEV and the Last Enemy (5) –  Eliezer Yudkowsky
  • HJPEV and the Philosopher’s Stone (6) – Eliezer Yudkowsky
  • David and Goliath – Malcolm Gladwell
  • Surely You’re Joking, Mr. Feynman! – Richard Feynman
  • So Good They Can’t Ignore You – Cal Newport
  • Rationality from AI to Zombies Book I: Map and Territory –  Eliezer Yudkowsky
  • Do Human Kinds Best Days Lie Ahead – Matt Ridley, Malcolm Gladwell, Steven Pinker & Alain de Botton
  • Extreme Ownership: How U.S. Navy SEALs Lead and Win – Leif Babin & Jocko Willink
  • The Art of Learning – Josh Watzkin
  • The First 20 Hours – Josh Kaufman
  • The Lean Startup – Eric Ries
  • Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind – Yuval Noah Harari
  • Rework – David Heinemeier Hansson & Jason Fried
  • Drive – Daniel Pink
  • Anything You Want – Derek Sivers
  • The Course of Love – Alain DeBotton
  • Vagabonding – Rolf Potts
  • A Mind For Numbers: How to Excel at Math and Science (Even If You Flunked Algebra) by Barbara Oakley
  • The Personal MBA by Josh Kaufman
  • Mastery by Robert Green
2018
  • On Writing Well – William Zinsser
  • The Art of Learning – Josh Waitzkin
  • Becoming a Straight A Student – Cal Newport
  • How to Win at College – Cal Newport
  • 7 Must Know Strategies to Learn Anything Faster – Scott Young
  • Tools of Titans – Tim Ferriss
  • Other Minds: The Octopus and the Evolution of Intelligent Life – Peter Godfrey-Smith
  • A Slim Guide to Semantics – Paul Elborne
  • Consciousness: The Science of Subjectivity – Antti Revonsuo
  • Artemis Fowl – Eoin Colfer
  • Artemis Fowl: The Arctic Insident – Eoin Colfer
  • Mind: a Brief Introduction – John R Searle
  • The Making of a Philosopher – Colin McGuinn
  • The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy – Douglas Adams (Movie edition)
  • Conspiracy – Ryan Holiday
  • Strategy: an Introduction to Game Theory – Joel Watson
  • A very short introduction to Global Economic History – Robert C. Allen
  • Herland – Charlotte Perkins Gilman
  • Poetry of the Universe: a Mathematical Exploration of the Cosmos – Robert Osserman
  • The Art of Learning – Josh Waitzkin
2019
  • The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy – Douglas Adams
  • The Restaurant at the End of the Universe  – Douglas Adams
  • Life, the Universe and Everything  – Douglas Adams
  • So Long, and Thanks for All the Fish  – Douglas Adams
  • Surely You’re Joking, Mr. Feynman! – Richard Feynman
  • An Introduction to Decision Theory – Martin Peterson
  • The Art of Learning – Joshua Waitzkin
  • Radical Markets – Eric Posner and Glen Weyl
  • Normative Uncertainty – William MacAskill
  • Wittgenstein – A.C. Grayling  (Past Masters Series)
  • The Time Machine – H. G. Wells
Last updated 22/4/2019

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