Bookshelf
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Bookshelf

Here are some of the books I've read recently and my brief thoughts on them.

Books

NameAuthorRatingStatusTagsYear Finished
Missionaires
Phil Klay
9.5
Finished
deathfictionfun
2021
Long Way Down
Jason Reynolds
9
Finished
deathselffiction
2021
The Prophet
Kahlil Gibran
9
Finished
selfdeath
2021
The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing
Marie Kondo
8
Finished
selfminimalism
2021
Goodbye, Things: The New Japanese Minimalism
Fumio Sasaki
7
Finished
minimalismself
2021
Interior Chinatown: A Novel
Charles Wu
7
Finished
selffunfiction
2021
How To Think More About Sex
Alain de Botton
6.5
Finished
self
2021
Free Prize Inside: The Next Big Marketing Idea
Seth Godin
6.5
Finished
business
2021
Caffeine: How Caffeine Created the Modern World
Michael Pollan
6
Finished
food
2021
Long Story Short: The Only Storytelling Guide You'll Ever Need
Margot Leitman
6
Finished
self
2021
Purple Cow: Transform Your Business by Being Remarkable
Seth Godin
5.5
Finished
business
2021
The Mastery of Love
Don Miguel Ruiz
5
Finished
deathself
2021
The Secret Life of Groceries: The Dark Miracle of the American Supermarket
Benjamin Lorr
10
Finished
foodretailbusinessfun
2019-2020
When Breath Becomes Air
Paul Kalanithi
10
Finished
selfdeath
2019-2020
Never Split the Difference: Negotiating as if Your Life Depended on It
Chris Voss
10
Finished
businesstechfun
2019-2020
Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood
Trevor Noah
10
Finished
biofun
2019-2020
The Power of Moments: Why Certain Experiences Have Extraordinary Impact
Dan Heath and Chip Heath
10
Finished
businesstechself
2019-2020
Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly
Anthony Bourdain
10
Finished
foodfunbio
2019-2020
Between the World and Me
Ta-Nehisi Coates
8
Finished
self
2019-2020
Fresh Off the Boat: A Memoir
Eddie Huang
8
Finished
foodbiofun
2019-2020
Permanent Record: An Autobiography
Edward Snowden
8
Finished
biotechdatafun
2019-2020
Bossypants: An Autobiography
Tina Fey
8
Finished
foodself
2019-2020
So Good They Can't Ignore You: Why Skills Trump Passion in the Quest for Work You Love
Cal Newport
8
Finished
businessself
2019-2020
The 48 Laws of Power
Robert Green
8
Finished
selfbusiness
2019-2020
The Last Lecture
Randy Pausch
7
Finished
deathself
2019-2020
God-Level Knowledge Darts: Life Lessons from the Bronx
Desus Nice, The Kid Mero
7
Finished
self
2019-2020
Eat a Peach: A Memoir
David Chang
7
Finished
foodbusinessbio
2019-2020
Zero to One: Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future
Peter Thiel, Blake Masters
7
Finished
techbusiness
2019-2020
Hooked: How to Build Habit-Forming Products
Nir Eyal, Ryan Hoover
7
Finished
techbusiness
2019-2020
The Alter Ego Effect: The Power of Secret Identities to Transform Your Life
Todd Herman
7
Finished
selfbusiness
2019-2020
Beyond Coffee: A Sustainable Guide to Nootropics, Adaptogens, and Mushrooms
James Beshara
6
Finished
biofood
2019-2020
The 4-Hour Workweek
Tim Ferriss
6
Finished
biobusinessself
2019-2020
Liminal Thinking: Create the Change You Want by Changing the Way You Think
Dave Gray
6
Finished
self
2019-2020
Who Moved My Cheese?
Spencer Johnson
5
Finished
selfbusiness
2019-2020
Smartcuts: How Hackers, Innovators, and Icons Accelerate Success
Shane Snow
4
Finished
selftechbusiness
2019-2020
Finite and Infinite Games
James Carse
3
Finished
selfbusiness
2019-2020
Rework
Jason Fried and David Heinemeier Hansson
3
Finished
businesstech
2019-2020
Percy Jackson and the Olympians [Series]
Rick Riordan
9
Started
YA fiction
Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel [Series]
Michael Scott
9
Started
YA fiction
Proof: The Science of Booze
Adam Rogers
Started
foodalcohol
Barrel-Aged Stout and Selling Out: Goose Island, Anheuser-Busch, and How Craft Beer Became Big Business
Josh Noel
Started
alcoholbusinessretail
Playing to Win: How Strategy Really Works
Roger Martin, A.G. Lafley
Started
businessretail
Thinking, Fast and Slow
Daniel Kahneman
Started
selfdata
Narconomics: How to Run a Drug Cartel
Tom Wainwright
Started
businessfundata
Range: Why Generalists Triumph in a Specialized World
David Epstein
Started
The Mezcal Rush: Explorations in Agave Country
Granville Greene
On Deck
Wintering: The Power of Rest and Retreat in Difficult Times
Katherine May
On Deck
What Can a Body Do? How We Meet the Built World
Sara Hendren
On Deck
The Four Agreements
Don Miguel Ruiz
On Deck
Amusing Ourselves to Death
Neil Postman
On Deck
Modern Romance: An Investigation
Aziz Ansari, Eric Klinenberg
6
Paused
fun
Medium Raw: A Bloody Valentine to the World of Food and the People Who Cook
Anthony Bourdain
Paused
foodselfbio
Someone Who Will Love You in All Your Damaged Glory: Stories
Raphael Bob-Waksberg
Paused
fun
The Signal and the Noise: Why So Many Predictions Fail-but Some Don't
Nate Silver
Paused
databusinesstech
Becoming: A Memoir
Michelle Obama
Paused
self
The Ruthless Elimination of Hurry: How to Stay Emotionally Healthy and Spiritually Alive in the Chaos of the Modern World
John Mark Comer
Paused
self
The Joy Luck Club
Amy Tan
Paused
selfdeath
Obsessed: Building a Brand People Love from Day One
Emily Heyward
Paused
business
Shoe Dog: A Memoir by the Creator of Nike
Phil Knight
Paused
businessbio
How to Win Friends & Influence People
Dale Carnegie
Paused
businessself