My Reading List

Listed below are several hundred books I have read and written notes or reviews on. I started logging my reading in 2014, and there are hundreds more I haven’t logged.

For most books, I wrote a review and gave a rating (or one of the two).

I also have a list of all the books in my library.

Year Total Pages Pace
2022 52 17,177 337-page book every 7.0 days
2021 82 26,548 336-page book every 4.5 days
2020 40 14,030 369-page book every 9.1 days
2019 101 30,553 306-page book every 3.6 days
2018 70 21,727 320-page book every 5.2 days
2017 78 26,247 350-page book every 4.7 days
2016 83 25,910 324-page book every 4.4 days
2015 38 12,026 316-page book every 9.6 days
2014 72 21,333 300-page book every 5.1 days

August 2022

Everything is Figureoutable
Marie Forleo
304
7/10

July 2022

The Extended Mind: The Power of Thinking Outside the Brain
Annie Murphy Paul
352
8/10
Wanting: The Power of Mimetic Desire in Everyday Life
Luke Burgis
304
7/10
Working: Researching, Interviewing, Writing
Robert A. Caro
231
7/10
Artificial Condition
Martha Wells
149
8/10
All Systems Red
Martha Wells
156
7/10
The Somme
Gary D. Sheffield
208
6/10

June 2022

SilverFin
Charlie Higson
335
7/10
The Person and Work of The Holy Spirit
R.A. Torrey
224
8/10
The Cold Start Problem
Andrew Chen
386
8/10
Content
Kate Eichhorn
168
6/10
The First Man in Rome
Colleen McCullough
1076
6/10
Superhubs: How the Financial Elite and their Networks Rule Our World
Sandra Navidi
320
6/10
Astonish Yourself! 101 Experiments in the Philosophy of Everyday Life
Roger-Pol Droit
210
-1/10

May 2022

The Covenant
James A. Michener
1240
9/10
The Prodigal God: Recovering the Heart of the Christian Faith
Timothy Keller
139
-1/10
The Pursuit of Holiness
Jerry Bridges
193
-1/10

April 2022

The Last Days
Joel C. Rosenberg
496
6/10
Vanderbilt: The Rise and Fall of an American Dynasty
Anderson Cooper
336
8/10
Basic Christianity
John R.W. Stott
179
6/10
The Last Jihad
Joel C. Rosenberg
307
10/10
Just Enough Research
Erika Hall
154
No Rating

March 2022

The Copper Scroll
Joel C. Rosenberg
384
9/10
Open
Andre Agassi
388
9/10
1913: In Search of the World Before the Great War
Charles Emmerson
544
6/10
House of Gucci: A True Story of Murder, Madness, Glamour, and Greed
Sara Gay Forden
544
9/10
A/B Testing: The Most Powerful Way to Turn Clicks Into Customers
Dan Siroker
202
8/10
The Storyteller: Tales of Life and Music
Dave Grohl
376
8/10
Walking the Bible: A Journey by Land Through the Five Books of Moses
Bruce Feiler
451
No Rating
The Tyranny of Metrics
Jerry Z. Muller
240
9/10
Is This Anything?
Jerry Seinfeld
480
6/10
The Sea We Swim In: How Stories Work in a Data-Driven World
Frank Rose
304
No Rating

January 2022

Row Daily, Breathe Deeper, Live Better: A Guide to Moderate Exercise
D.P. Ordway
168
No Rating
Uncommon Type
Tom Hanks
405
8/10
Making Sense of Science: Separating Substance from Spin
Cornelia Dean
281
9/10
The Knowledge Graph Cookbook
Andreas Blumauer
0
8/10
World Travel: An Irreverent Guide
Anthony Bourdain
480
10/10

December 2021

A Brief History of Time
Stephen Hawking
213
8/10
The Knowledge
Martha Grimes
368
6/10
White Trash: The 400-Year Untold History of Class in America
Nancy Isenberg
460
6/10
Silent Night: The Remarkable Christmas Truce of 1914
Stanley Weintraub
256
4/10
The Death of the Liberal Class
Chris Hedges
248
6/10

November 2021

Ploductivity: A Practical Theology of Tools & Wealth
Douglas Wilson
122
4/10
The Heights: Anatomy of a Skyscraper
Kate Ascher
208
8/10
How to Read a Book: The Classic Guide to Intelligent Reading
Mortimer J. Adler
426
8/10
Casino Royale
Van Jensen
160
10/10
The First World War: A Complete History
Martin Gilbert
688
9/10
Chair Time
Dan Southerland
35
8/10

October 2021

Greenlights
Matthew McConaughey
308
8/10
The Intelligence Trap: Why Smart People Make Dumb Mistakes
David Robson
336
8/10

September 2021

Highland Defender
Kathryn Le Veque
353
6/10
Cutting for Stone
Abraham Verghese
541
10/10
Art and Fear: Observations on the Perils (and Rewards) of Artmaking
David Bayles
122
6/10
The Secret of the Old Mill
Franklin W. Dixon
174
No Rating
Extra Life: A Short History of Living Longer
Steven Johnson
320
8/10
This Will All Be Over Soon: A Memoir
Cecily Strong
272
No Rating

August 2021

Divergent
Veronica Roth
487
8/10
Holy Roar: 7 Words That Will Change The Way You Worship
Chris Tomlin
128
8/10
Dottir: My Journey to Becoming a Two-Time Crossfit Games Champion
Katrin Davidsdottir
304
8/10
The Prize: The Epic Quest for Oil, Money, and Power
Daniel Yergin
876
8/10
Convergence: The Idea at the Heart of Science
Peter Watson
576
6/10
The Ascent of Money: A Financial History of the World
Niall Ferguson
442
6/10

July 2021

Tip and the Gipper: When Politics Worked
Chris Matthews
448
8/10
Why Buildings Stand Up: The Strength of Architecture
Mario Salvadori
320
8/10
The First World War
Hew Strachan
384
8/10
Dynamics in Document Design
Karen A. Schriver
559
10/10

June 2021

Trigger Mortis
Anthony Horowitz
304
8/10
Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy
Eric Metaxas
608
9/10

May 2021

Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End
Atul Gawande
282
10/10
The Federal Budget: Politics, Policy, Process
Allen Schick
345
No Rating
The Fifth Risk: Undoing Democracy
Michael Lewis
256
8/10
Solo
William Boyd
322
9/10
Them: Why We Hate Each Other - and How to Heal
Ben Sasse
288
10/10
Bookstores: a Celebration of Independent Booksellers
Stuart Husband
256
10/10
Art of Atari
Tim Lapetino
352
8/10
Colossus: Hoover Dam and the Making of the American Century
Michael A. Hiltzik
512
8/10
Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?
Philip K. Dick
244
8/10
The Seine: The River that Made Paris
Elaine Sciolino
370
9/10
Gory Details: Adventures from the Dark Side of Science
Erika Engelhaupt
336
8/10
Red Ink: Inside the High-Stakes Politics of the Federal Budget
David Wessel
208
8/10

April 2021

The Second Mountain
David Brooks
384
8/10
The Road to Character
David Brooks
320
8/10
A History of Reading
Alberto Manguel
372
6/10
The 100 Most Influential Books Ever Written
Martin Seymour-Smith
498
6/10

March 2021

February 2021

A History of the World in 6 Glasses
Tom Standage
336
8/10
The Grid: Electrical Infrastructure for a New Era
Gretchen Bakke
288
8/10
A Philosophy of Software Design
John Ousterhout
190
10/10

January 2021

A Promised Land
Barack Obama
768
6/10
Philosophical Engineering: Toward a Philosophy of the Web
Harry Halpin
216
No Rating

December 2020

How to Hide an Empire: A History of the Greater United States
Daniel Immerwahr
513
10/10
Refactoring: Improving the Design of Existing Code
Martin Fowler
431
8/10
The Road Ahead
Bill Gates
286
10/10

November 2020

With: Reimagining the Way You Relate to God
Skye Jethani
224
10/10
The Bible Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained
D.K. Publishing
352
10/10
Escape Velocity: Free Your Company's Future from the Pull of the Past
Geoffrey A. Moore
240
6/10

September 2020

Structured Writing: Rhetoric and Process
Mark Baker
514
No Rating
One Year Book of Psalms
William J. Petersen
768
No Rating

August 2020

Calling Bullshit: The Art of Skepticism in a Data-Driven World
Carl T. Bergstrom
336
8/10
The Magician's Nephew
C.S. Lewis
221
6/10
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
C.S. Lewis
206
8/10
Every Body Matters: Strengthening Your Body to Strengthen Your Soul
Gary L. Thomas
272
8/10
Pandora's Star
Peter F. Hamilton
768
8/10

July 2020

June 2020

The Science of Storytelling
Will Storr
144
8/10
The Glass Castle
Jeannette Walls
288
9/10
Me: Elton John Official Autobiography
Elton John
0
8/10

May 2020

A Curious Mind: The Secret to a Bigger Life
Brian Grazer
320
8/10
Dune
Frank Herbert
604
6/10
The Elephant in the Brain: Hidden Motives in Everyday Life
Kevin Simler
408
8/10
The Lions of Lucerne
Brad Thor
512
4/10

April 2020

Artificial Intelligence: A Guide for Thinking Humans
Melanie Mitchell
336
8/10

March 2020

Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup
John Carreyrou
339
10/10
The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals
Michael Pollan
450
6/10

December 2019

The Library Book
Susan Orlean
317
8/10
Digital Methods
Richard Rogers
280
6/10
Saving Darwin: How to Be a Christian and Believe in Evolution
Karl W. Giberson
256
10/10
The Checklist Manifesto: How to Get Things Right
Atul Gawande
208
9/10
The Language of God: A Scientist Presents Evidence for Belief
Francis S. Collins
294
10/10
The Trouble with Gravity: Solving the Mystery Beneath Our Feet
Richard Panek
256
6/10
Measure What Matters
John E. Doerr
320
8/10
The Humanity of God
Karl Barth
96
No Rating
Draft No. 4: On the Writing Process
John McPhee
208
6/10
What It Means to Be a Democrat
George S. McGovern
256
8/10
The Road Back to You: An Enneagram Journey to Self-Discovery
Ian Morgan Cron
238
6/10

November 2019

Even in Our Darkness: A Story of Beauty in a Broken Life
Jack Deere
288
10/10
Crazy Love: Overwhelmed by a Relentless God
Francis Chan
187
8/10
Practical Recommender Systems
Kim Falk
432
No Rating
Artificial Intelligence Basics: A Non-Technical Introduction
Tom Taulli
187
6/10
Designing Bots: Creating Conversational Experiences
Amir Shevat
348
8/10
Debt: The First 5,000 Years
David Graeber
534
6/10
The Gutenberg Elegies: The Fate of Reading in an Electronic Age
Sven Birkerts
272
8/10
Crash the Chatterbox: Hearing God's Voice Above All Others
Steven Furtick
240
8/10
The Case for Christ
Lee Strobel
367
8/10

October 2019

A Skeptic's Guide to Faith: What It Takes to Make the Leap
Philip Yancey
272
10/10
12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos
Jordan B. Peterson
409
6/10
The Soul of a New Machine
Tracy Kidder
416
6/10

September 2019

Thinking in Systems: A Primer
Donella H. Meadows
240
10/10
How to Write About Contemporary Art
Gilda Williams
264
8/10

August 2019

Mergers & Acquisitions from A to Z
Andrew J. Sherman
304
10/10
Super Thinking: The Big Book of Mental Models
Gabriel Weinberg
354
8/10
All the Light We Cannot See
Anthony Doerr
531
10/10

July 2019

Empty Planet: The Shock of Global Population Decline
Darrell Bricker
304
8/10
A People's History of Computing in the United States
Joy Lisi Rankin
336
6/10
90 Minutes at Entebbe
William Stevenson
216
6/10
Range: Why Generalists Triumph in a Specialized World
David Epstein
352
8/10

June 2019

Crushed: Why Guys Don't Have to Make or Break You
Jessie Minassian
208
No Rating
Zero to One: Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future
Peter Thiel
195
6/10
Delta-V
Daniel Suarez
437
8/10
No More Silos: Metadata Strategy for Online Publishers
Michael C. Andrews
410
No Rating

May 2019

The Little Book of Hygge: The Danish Way to Live Well
Meik Wiking
289
10/10
Designing Data-Intensive Applications
Martin Kleppmann
562
10/10
You Don't Know JS: this & Object Prototypes
Kyle Simpson
174
No Rating
Why you need a content team and how to build one
Rachel McConnell
115
No Rating
The Moment of Lift: How Empowering Women Changes the World
Melinda French Gates
273
8/10
CSS Master
Tiffany B. Brown
354
6/10
CSS: The Definitive Guide
Eric A. Meyer
1123
10/10
The Undisputed Guide to Pro Basketball History
Bethlehem Shoals
223
10/10

April 2019

The Last Magician
Lisa Maxwell
500
6/10
Complexity: A Guided Tour
Melanie Mitchell
368
8/10
The Machine That Changed The World
James P. Womack
0
6/10
Better: A Surgeon's Notes on Performance
Atul Gawande
288
6/10
A Gentleman in Moscow
Amor Towles
462
9/10

March 2019

The Secret World: A History of Intelligence
Christopher Andrew
960
6/10
Statistics Done Wrong: The Woefully Complete Guide
Alex Reinhart
176
10/10
Change Agent
Daniel Suarez
416
8/10
Finite and Infinite Games: A Vision of Life as Play and Possibility
James P. Carse
192
6/10
Learning to See
Mike Rother
102
No Rating

February 2019

How the Internet Happened: From Netscape to the iPhone
Brian McCullough
384
8/10
The Writer's Practice: Building Confidence in Your Nonfiction Writing
John Warner
256
No Rating
Educated
Tara Westover
334
10/10
The War of Art: Winning the Inner Creative Battle
Steven Pressfield
168
8/10
Legion versus Phalanx
Myke Cole
288
No Rating
Keywords: The New Language of Capitalism
John Patrick Leary
265
6/10

January 2019

The Idea Book
Fredrik Härén
303
8/10
11 Rules for Creating Value in the Social Era
Nilofer Merchant
88
4/10
The Book of Basketball: The NBA According to The Sports Guy
Bill Simmons
736
8/10
The Goal: A Process of Ongoing Improvement
Eliyahu M. Goldratt
384
10/10
God's Secretaries : The Making of the King James Bible
Adam Nicolson
281
8/10
Sugar: A Bittersweet History
Elizabeth Abbott
464
8/10
The Elements of Eloquence: How to Turn the Perfect English Phrase
Mark Forsyth
205
10/10
Bitwise: A Life in Code
David Auerbach
304
8/10
The Seventh Sense: Power, Fortune, and Survival in the Age of Networks
Joshua Cooper Ramo
352
4/10
The Book of Trees: Visualizing Branches of Knowledge
Manuel Lima
208
8/10

December 2018

The Silk Roads: A New History of the World
Peter Frankopan
636
10/10
Stand Firm: Resisting the Self-Improvement Craze
Svend Brinkmann
152
6/10
The Ultimate Question: Driving Good Profits and True Growth
Fred Reichheld
224
6/10
Walkable City Rules: 101 Steps to Making Better Places
Jeff Speck
312
9/10
Licence Expired: The Unauthorized James Bond
David Nickle
299
9/10

November 2018

The Conservative Mind: From Burke to Eliot
Russell Kirk
534
7/10
Building Evolutionary Architectures: Support Constant Change
Neal Ford
190
8/10
I'll Be There for You: The One about Friends
Kelsey Miller
304
10/10
LikeWar: The Weaponization of Social Media
P.W. Singer
416
10/10

October 2018

Farsighted: How We Make the Decisions That Matter the Most
Steven Johnson
256
4/10
Shoe Dog: A Memoir by the Creator of Nike
Phil Knight
400
10/10
Conceptual Models: Core to Good Design
Jeff Johnson
110
6/10
Overcomplicated: Technology at the Limits of Comprehension
Samuel Arbesman
240
10/10
Traction
Gino Wickman
0
10/10
Notes on the Synthesis of Form
Christopher W. Alexander
224
8/10
The Way of the Web Tester: Reduce Bugs, Increase Quality, Have Fun
Jonathan Rasmusson
180
8/10

September 2018

Legacy
James A. Michener
174
6/10
The Hobbit
J.R.R. Tolkien
366
6/10
Terrorists in Love: The Real Lives of Islamic Radicals
Ken Ballen
305
4/10

August 2018

Working with MediaWiki
Yaron Koren
314
8/10
Frames of Mind: The Theory of Multiple Intelligences
Howard Gardner
496
6/10

July 2018

What's In The Bible: The Story Of God Through Time And Eternity
R.C. Sproul
400
No Rating
The Screwtape Letters
C.S. Lewis
223
8/10
Dracula
Bram Stoker
488
10/10
Death of a Salesman
Arthur Miller
117
8/10
The Portrait of a Lady
Henry James
797
8/10
Node.js Design Patterns
Mario Casciaro
454
10/10

June 2018

The Win Without Pitching Manifesto
Blair Enns
144
10/10
Node.js 8 the Right Way: Practical, Server-Side JavaScript That Scales
Jim R. Wilson
148
No Rating
Deep Work: Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World
Cal Newport
296
8/10
The Thinker's Toolkit: 14 Powerful Techniques for Problem Solving
Morgan D. Jones
384
8/10
Murder on the Orient Express
Agatha Christie
274
10/10
How to Make Small Talk: Conversation Starters, Exercises, and Scenarios
Melissa Wadsworth
160
No Rating

May 2018

A Legacy of Spies
John le Carré
264
6/10
The Love of the Last Tycoon
F. Scott Fitzgerald
169
No Rating
Cannery Row
John Steinbeck
181
7/10
Whiteboard Selling: Empowering Sales Through Visuals
C. Sommers
256
6/10
Node.js in Action
Mike Cantelon
416
10/10
Learning Node: Moving to the Server-Side
Shelley Powers
288
10/10
The Art of Conversation: A Guided Tour of a Neglected Pleasure
Catherine Blyth
289
6/10
Instant Node Package Manager
Juzer Ali
0
10/10
Learning React: Functional Web Development with React and Redux
Alex Banks
350
No Rating
Angel: How to Invest in Technology Startups
Jason Calacanis
288
7/10

April 2018

The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
Douglas Adams
193
4/10

March 2018

Content Design
Sarah Richards
224
10/10
Introduction To Information Behaviour
Nigel Ford
224
8/10
The Imposter's Handbook
Rob Conery
463
8/10
The Last Lecture
Randy Pausch
206
8/10
Diplomacy
Henry Kissinger
912
10/10
On Intelligence: The History of Espionage and the Secret World
John Hughes Wilson
528
8/10

February 2018

Are You Sleeping
Kathleen Barber
326
8/10
Java Pocket Guide: Instant Help for Java Programmers
Robert Liguori
290
10/10
Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine
Gail Honeyman
336
8/10

January 2018

Why Geography Matters More Than Ever
H.J. de Blij
368
8/10
Why Nations Fail: The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty
Daron Acemoğlu
529
6/10

December 2017

Titan: The Life of John D. Rockefeller, Sr.
Ron Chernow
832
9/10
Area 51: An Uncensored History of America's Top Secret Military Base
Annie Jacobsen
540
6/10
Not Dead Yet: The Memoir
Phil Collins
371
8/10
Live from New York: An Oral History of Saturday Night Live
Tom Shales
608
9/10
The Art of SaaS
Ahmed Bouzid
58
No Rating
Interface
Neal Stephenson
640
8/10
Product Demos That Sell: How to Deliver Winning SaaS Demos
Steli Efti
82
8/10
Linked Data
David Wood
336
8/10

October 2017

A Mind at Play: How Claude Shannon Invented the Information Age
Jimmy Soni
384
10/10
The Story of Writing: Alphabets, Hieroglyphs, & Pictograms
Andrew Robinson
225
6/10
The Cold War: A World History
Odd Arne Westad
710
10/10

September 2017

The Sum of Small Things: A Theory of the Aspirational Class
Elizabeth Currid-Halkett
272
6/10
Just Courage: God's Great Expedition for the Restless Christian
Gary A. Haugen
148
4/10

August 2017

Infotopia: How Many Minds Produce Knowledge
Cass R. Sunstein
288
10/10
Project Management for Humans
Brett Harned
0
8/10
Metaphors We Live By
George Lakoff
276
No Rating
The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable
Nassim Nicholas Taleb
366
4/10

July 2017

Huế 1968: A Turning Point of the American War in Vietnam
Mark Bowden
610
10/10
Diffusion of Innovations
Everett M. Rogers
576
10/10
Sources of Power: How People Make Decisions
Gary Klein
352
8/10
Alpha Beta: How 26 Letters Shaped the Western World
John Man
320
2/10
The Book of Strange New Things
Michel Faber
500
8/10
Metadata
Jeffrey Pomerantz
254
10/10

June 2017

Structured Analytic Techniques For Intelligence Analysis
Richards J. Heuer Jr.
368
6/10
How Not to Be Wrong: The Power of Mathematical Thinking
Jordan Ellenberg
480
8/10
Agent Zigzag: A True Story of Nazi Espionage, Love, and Betrayal
Ben Macintyre
364
8/10
Prey
Michael Crichton
507
9/10
Airframe
Michael Crichton
431
9/10
Extreme Ownership: How U.S. Navy SEALs Lead and Win
Jocko Willink
320
8/10
Whiplash: How to Survive Our Faster Future
Joichi Ito
231
8/10

May 2017

Manufacturing Consent: The Political Economy of the Mass Media
Edward S. Herman
412
6/10
Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience
Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi
303
4/10
Superforecasting: The Art and Science of Prediction
Philip E. Tetlock
352
8/10
Web Content Management: A Collaborative Approach
Russell Nakano
0
6/10
Website Product Management
David Hobbs
0
10/10
The Formation of the Christian Biblical Canon
Lee Martin McDonald
205
8/10
Typologies and Taxonomies: An Introduction to Classification Techniques
Kenneth D. Bailey
96
No Rating
The Problem of War in the Old Testament
Peter C. Craigie
128
No Rating
Mindset: The New Psychology of Success
Carol S. Dweck
276
6/10

April 2017

The Gutenberg Revolution
John Man
320
6/10
The Usefulness of Useless Knowledge
Abraham Flexner
104
10/10
New York 2140
Kim Stanley Robinson
624
6/10
Drupal for Humanists
Quinn Dombrowski
396
8/10
An Introduction to Community & Public Health
James F. McKenzie
638
10/10
Switch: How to Change Things When Change Is Hard
Chip Heath
305
10/10
Relevant Search: With Examples Using Elasticsearch and Solr
Doug Turnbull
250
9/10

March 2017

How to Read the Bible Book by Book: A Guided Tour
Gordon D. Fee
448
8/10
The Myths of Innovation
Scott Berkun
254
10/10

February 2017

Content Management Systems
Dave Addey
222
8/10
The Art of Community: Seven Principles for Belonging
Charles H. Vogl
216
8/10
The Manchurian Candidate
Richard Condon
358
10/10
The Knowledge: How to Rebuild Our World from Scratch
Lewis Dartnell
340
8/10
Thinking, Fast and Slow
Daniel Kahneman
499
8/10
Snow Crash
Neal Stephenson
438
4/10
Cloud Computing
Nayan B. Ruparelia
278
10/10

January 2017

Introduction to Metadata
Murtha Baca
96
6/10
Author Experience
Rick Yagodich
178
8/10
Inventology: How We Dream Up Things That Change the World
Pagan Kennedy
288
8/10

December 2016

Dancing With Myself
Billy Idol
352
8/10
Causation: A Very Short Introduction
Stephen Mumford
144
6/10
Chaos: A Very Short Introduction
Leonard A. Smith
176
6/10
Managing Content in the Cloud
Tom Jenkins
318
4/10
EPUB 3 Best Practices
Matt Garrish
375
8/10
Complexity: A Very Short Introduction
John H. Holland
112
8/10
Mere Christianity
C.S. Lewis
191
10/10

November 2016

Domain-Driven Design: Tackling Complexity in the Heart of Software
Eric Evans
560
10/10
Strangers in Their Own Land: Anger and Mourning on the American Right
Arlie Russell Hochschild
242
8/10
The Social Guidebook to Norway: An Illustrated Introduction
Julien S. Bourrelle
143
8/10
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
J.K. Rowling
759
6/10
Building Microservices: Designing Fine-Grained Systems
Sam Newman
262
8/10
Intellectual Foundation of Information Organization
Elaine Svenonius
255
8/10

October 2016

Ender's Game
Orson Scott Card
324
6/10
The Sun Also Rises
Ernest Hemingway
189
8/10
Managing Enterprise Content: A Unified Content Strategy
Ann Rockley
365
8/10
Reclaiming Conversation: The Power of Talk in a Digital Age
Sherry Turkle
448
8/10
Double Fold: Libraries and the Assault on Paper
Nicholson Baker
370
8/10
The Myth of the Paperless Office
Abigail J. Sellen
245
8/10
The Content Management Handbook
Martin White
224
8/10
Digital and Marketing Asset Management
Theresa Regli
240
10/10
A Conflict of Visions: Ideological Origins of Political Struggles
Thomas Sowell
304
8/10
The Paradox of Choice: Why More Is Less
Barry Schwartz
265
10/10

September 2016

The Essentials of Persuasive Public Speaking
Sims Wyeth
192
6/10
4 Disciplines of Execution
Sean Covey
352
10/10
The Tacit Dimension
Michael Polanyi
108
6/10
The Power of Community: CrossFit and the Force of Human Connection
Allison Wenglin Belger
272
6/10
Destiny: Step into Your Purpose
T.D. Jakes
272
2/10
Ready Player One
Ernest Cline
374
10/10
A Piece of Cake
Cupcake Brown
472
8/10
The Illuminatus! Trilogy
Robert Shea
805
4/10

August 2016

The Death and Life of Great American Cities
Jane Jacobs
472
9/10

July 2016

The 21st-Century Intranet
Jennifer Stone Gonzalez
350
10/10
Pride and Prejudice
Jane Austen
279
4/10
Remote: Office Not Required
David Heinemeier Hansson
4
6/10
How to Research
Loraine Blaxter
287
8/10

June 2016

Managing Chaos: Digital Governance by Design
Lisa Welchman
0
8/10
100 Things Every Designer Needs to Know about People
Susan M. Weinschenk
242
8/10
The Alphabet Versus the Goddess: The Conflict Between Word and Image
Leonard Shlain
496
8/10
Grammatical Man
Jeremy Campbell
320
6/10
The Dark Net: Inside the Digital Underworld
Jamie Bartlett
320
8/10
Intelligent Content: A Primer
Ann Rockley
144
10/10
Pretentiousness: Why It Matters
Dan Fox
144
6/10

May 2016

How to Write Short: Word Craft for Fast Times
Roy Peter Clark
272
6/10
The Art of Thinking Clearly
Rolf Dobelli
384
8/10
Git for Humans
David Demaree
134
10/10

April 2016

March 2016

On Writing Well: The Classic Guide to Writing Nonfiction
William Zinsser
336
10/10
A Game of Thrones
George R.R. Martin
835
9/10

February 2016

The Marshmallow Test: Mastering Self-Control
Walter Mischel
336
8/10
Mindless: Why Smarter Machines are Making Dumber Humans
Simon Head
0
4/10
How Buildings Learn: What Happens After They're Built
Stewart Brand
252
10/10
A Man Named Dave
Dave Pelzer
339
2/10
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
J.K. Rowling
652
8/10

January 2016

Why Information Grows: The Evolution of Order, from Atoms to Economies
Cesar A. Hidalgo
256
8/10
Why New Systems Fail: Theory and Practice Collide
Phil Simon
264
8/10
Rise of the Robots: Technology and the Threat of a Jobless Future
Martin Ford
352
8/10
Data Science from Scratch: First Principles with Python
Joel Grus
330
4/10
The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer
Siddhartha Mukherjee
571
9/10
Who Is This Man?: The Unpredictable Impact of the Inescapable Jesus
John Ortberg
219
9/10
Much Ado About Nothing
William Shakespeare
246
10/10

December 2015

American Gods
Neil Gaiman
635
8/10
Triggers: Creating Behavior That Lasts
Marshall Goldsmith
244
6/10
The Art of Slow Writing: Reflections on Time, Craft, and Creativity
Louise DeSalvo
336
10/10
First Team
Larry Bond
469
6/10
Between the World and Me
Ta-Nehisi Coates
152
4/10
Singletasking: Get More Done One Thing at a Time
Devora Zack
168
4/10
Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? (And Other Concerns)
Mindy Kaling
222
6/10
The Organized Mind: Thinking Straight in the Age of Information Overload
Daniel J. Levitin
528
6/10

November 2015

Nets, Puzzles, and Postmen: An Exploration of Mathematical Connections
Peter M. Higgins
247
8/10
Bad Land: An American Romance
Jonathan Raban
384
8/10
Getting Started With Ghost
Kezz Bracey
152
8/10
From Memex to Hypertext
Vannevar Bush
367
8/10
A People's History of the United States
Howard Zinn
729
6/10
Obfuscation: A User's Guide for Privacy and Protest
Finn Brunton
144
4/10

October 2015

Enterprise Search
Martin White
192
6/10

September 2015

Ghost Fleet: A Novel of the Next World War
P.W. Singer
404
6/10

July 2015

What Christians Believe: The Foundation Series Volume One
Kenneth N. Myers
198
8/10
Not a Fan: Becoming a Completely Committed Follower of Jesus
Kyle Idleman
215
8/10
Just My Type: A Book about Fonts
Simon Garfield
384
8/10
jQuery Cookbook: Solutions & Examples for jQuery Developers
Cody Lindley
480
8/10

June 2015

Another Ending
Sara Whitley
309
8/10
Primates of Park Avenue
Wednesday Martin
248
8/10

May 2015

April 2015

Their Eyes Were Watching God
Zora Neale Hurston
238
6/10
Naked Statistics: Stripping the Dread from the Data
Charles Wheelan
304
10/10

January 2015

How We Got to Now: Six Innovations That Made the Modern World
Steven Johnson
293
10/10

December 2014

The Dirt: Confessions of the World's Most Notorious Rock Band
Neil Strauss
431
9/10
The Merchant of Venice
William Shakespeare
337
8/10
100 Ideas that Changed the Web
Jim Boulton
216
8/10
Fahrenheit 451
Ray Bradbury
227
8/10
The War of the Worlds
H.G. Wells
192
10/10
Bitcoin for the Befuddled
Conrad Barski
249
8/10
Brave New World
Aldous Huxley
268
10/10
1984
George Orwell
328
9/10

November 2014

Turning Points: Decisive Moments in the History of Christianity
Mark A. Noll
352
6/10
War and Peace
Leo Tolstoy
1392
8/10
Stop Stealing Sheep & Find Out How Type Works
Erik Spiekermann
208
4/10
Race Against The Machine
Erik Brynjolfsson
98
8/10
Manna
Marshall Brain
79
4/10
Architecture for Dummies
Deborah K. Dietsch
336
4/10

October 2014

Developing Analytic Talent: Becoming a Data Scientist
Vincent Granville
336
2/10
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
J.K. Rowling
870
6/10
Taming Text: How to Find, Organize, and Manipulate It
Grant S. Ingersoll
322
6/10

September 2014

Intertwingled: Information Changes Everything
Peter Morville
198
4/10
Walkable City: How Downtown Can Save America, One Step at a Time
Jeff Speck
312
9/10
Processing The News: How People Tame The Information Tide
Doris A. Graber
300
10/10
The Carpenter: Build a Winning Team
Jon Gordon
176
4/10
How Now Shall We Live?
Charles W. Colson
656
8/10

August 2014

Business Adventures
John Brooks
408
8/10
The News: A User's Manual
Alain de Botton
272
8/10
The 5 Love Languages
Gary Chapman
0
10/10
Automate This: How Algorithms Came to Rule Our World
Christopher Steiner
248
6/10
Do Hard Things: A Teenage Rebellion Against Low Expectations
Alex Harris
242
8/10
Word Up!
Marcia Riefer Johnston
270
8/10
The Invention of News: How the World Came to Know About Itself
Andrew Pettegree
445
6/10
Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt
Michael Lewis
288
8/10

July 2014

Boomerang: Travels in the New Third World
Michael Lewis
218
6/10
Programmer's Guide to Drupal
Jennifer Hodgdon
114
7/10

June 2014

Drupal for Designers
Dani Nordin
328
6/10
Rework
Jason Fried
279
6/10
Heart Not Hype
Tom Henderson
116
10/10
A Technique for Producing Ideas
James Webb Young
61
8/10
Getting to Yes: Negotiating Agreement Without Giving In
Roger Fisher
224
10/10
Talk Like TED: The 9 Public-Speaking Secrets of the World's Top Minds
Carmine Gallo
363
6/10
Where Good Ideas Come From: The Natural History of Innovation
Steven Johnson
326
10/10
Tubes: A Journey to the Center of the Internet
Andrew Blum
294
10/10
Where Wizards Stay Up Late: The Origins of the Internet
Katie Hafner
304
8/10

May 2014

Emotional Intelligence 2.0
Travis Bradberry
255
6/10
Fitness Confidential
Vinnie Tortorich
250
10/10
The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business
Charles Duhigg
375
6/10
The Choice: The Christ-Centered Pursuit of Kingdom Outcomes
Gary G. Hoag
126
6/10

April 2014

Stop Acting Rich: ...and Start Living Like a Real Millionaire
Thomas J. Stanley
288
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Big Data: A Revolution That Will Transform How We Live, Work, and Think
Viktor Mayer-Schönberger
242
10/10

March 2014

Classification Made Simple
Eric J. Hunter
147
8/10
How to Influence People
John C. Maxell
182
8/10
The Decision Book: Fifty Models for Strategic Thinking
Mikael Krogerus
174
6/10
The Third Conversion
R. Scott Rodin
99
8/10

February 2014

Body of Work: Finding the Thread that Ties Your Career Together
Pamela Slim
256
6/10
The Power of Focus
Jack Canfield
336
4/10

January 2014

Do the Work
Steven Pressfield
2
4/10
740 Park: The Story of the World's Richest Apartment Building
Michael Gross
576
4/10
11 Birthdays
Wendy Mass
272
8/10
Wikinomics: How Mass Collaboration Changes Everything
Don Tapscott
324
4/10
Here Comes Everybody: The Power of Organizing Without Organizations
Clay Shirky
327
10/10