A collection of personal highlights and notes from my (anti)library of books, articles and essays beginning in twenty-seventeen.

Superclass by David Rothkopp
Love & Misadventure by Lang Leav
Made in America by Sam Walton
Naked Statistics by Charles Wheelan
Naked Economics by Charles Wheelan
Security Analysis by Graham & Dodd
Creativity, Inc. by Ed Catmull
The Hero With A Thousand Faces by Joseph Campbell
Titan by Jon Chernow
Zero To One by Peter Thiel
Elon Musk by Ashlee Vance
Good To Great by Jim Collins
The Tipping Point by Malcom Gladwell
The Everything Store by Brad Stone
The Inevitable by Kevin Kelly
Exponential Organizations by Salim Ismail
Sapiens by Yuval Noah Harari
Superintelligence by Nick Bostrom
Superforecasting by Philip E. Tetlock
Smarter Faster Better by Charles Duhigg
Art of War by Sun Tzu
To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee
Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
Don't Shoot The Dog by Karen Pryor
iWoz by Gina Smith, Steve Wozniak
The Abolition of Man by C.S. Lewis
The Great Divorce by C.S. Lewis
The Screwtape Letters by C.S. Lewis
I Am Legend by Richard Matheson
The Wizard of Menlo Park by Randall E. Stross
Animal Farm by George Orwell
Alien: Out of the Shadows by Tim Lebbon, Dirk Maggs
Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage by Alfred Lansing
I, Claudius by Robert Graves
Everybody Lies by Seth Stephens-Davidowitz
The Good Girl by Mary Kubica
Anne of Green Gables by Lucy Maud Montgomery
Venture Deals by Brad Feld & Jason Mendelson
The Power of the Powerless by Vaclav Havel
The Confidence Gap by Russ Harris, Steven Hayes
Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle
The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat by Oliver Sacks
Spaceman by Mike Massimino
Sleep Smarter by Shawn Stevenson, Sara Gottfried
The Oedipus Plays by Sophocles
Up from Slavery by Booker T. Washington
Till We Have Faces: A Myth Retold by C. S. Lewis
Scores by Michael D. Blutrich
Things You Can See Only When You Slow Down by Haemin Sunim
Astrophysics for People in a Hurry by Neil deGrasse Tyson
Goodbye, Things: The New Japanese Minimalism by Fumio Sasaki, Eriko Sugita
Cosmos by Carl Sagan
Presence by Amy Cuddy
Anansi Boys by Neil Gaiman
Forensics by Val McDermid
The Death of the Banker by Ron Chernow
The Lost World by Arthur Conan Doyle
The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde
The Tao of Pooh by Benjamin Hoff
The Dictator's Handbook by Alastair Smith
My Favorite Universe by Neil deGrasse Tyson
English Grammar Boot Camp by Anne Curzan
Chasing the Scream by Johann Hari
Artemis by Andy Weir
The Silk Roads by Peter Frankopan
Foundation by Isaac Asimov
The Virgin Way by Richard Branson
Finding My Virginity by Richard Branson
The House of Morgan by Ron Chernow
Ikigai by Francesc Miralles
The Art of Invisibility by Kevin Mitnick
The Elements of Style by William Strunk Jr.
Bluefish by Steve Sims
The Fractal Geometry of Nature by Benoit Mandelbrot
Whitewashed by John Tehranian
Nuts! Southwest Airlines by Kevin Freiberg
Origin Story: A Big History of Everything by David Christian
C. P. Cavafy: Collected Poems by C. P. Cavafy
The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
What Do You Care What Other People Think? by Richard P. Feynman
Replay: The History of Video Games by Tristan Donovan
Stress and Your Body by Robert Sapolsky
Clementine: The Life of Mrs. Winston Churchill by Sonia Purnell
Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
The War of Art by Steven Pressfield
The Good Heart by His Holiness the Dalai Lama
Managing by Harold Geneen, Alvin Moscow
Seeking Wisdom: From Darwin to Munger by Peter Bevelin
The Making of the Atomic Bomb by Richard Rhodes
The Wisdom of Fairy Tales by Rudolf Meyer
The Better Angels of Our Nature by Steven Pinker
The Entrepreneur's Guide to Business Law by Constance E. Bagley
Learn or Die by Edward Hess
How to Win Friends & Influence People by Dale Carnegie
The Cave and the Light by Arthur Herman
The Book by Alan Watts
Living within Limits by Garrett Hardin
What Went Wrong? by Bernard Lewis
The Song of the Dodo by David Quammen
Letters from a Self-Made Merchant... by George Horace Lorimer
Poor Charlie's Almanack by Peter D. Kaufman
Understanding Media by Marshall McLuhan
The Fish That Ate the Whale by Rich Cohen
The Master and His Emissary by Iain McGilchrist
Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe
Decolonising the Mind by Ngugi wa Thiong'o
The Company of Strangers by Paul Seabright
Ideas by Peter Watson
The Razor's Edge by W. Somerset Maugham
Eureka Street by Robert McLiam Wilson
Please Kill Me by Legs McNeil
The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
The User Illusion by Tor Norretranders
The Creators by Daniel J. Boorstin
Against the Gods by Peter L. Bernstein
Negotiating Your Salary by M.A. Jack Chapman
The Art of Worldly Wisdom by Baltasar Gracian
Lies My Teacher Told Me by James W. Loewen
Confessions of an Economic Hit Man by John Perkins
Merchants of Doubt by Naomi Oreskes
Manufacturing Consent by Edward S. Herman
Nonzero by Robert Wright
The Denial of Death by Ernest Becker
The Prince by Niccolo Machiavelli
Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy
Meditations by Marcus Aurelius
The Structure of Scientific Revolutions by Thomas S. Kuhn
23 Things They Don't Tell You About Capitalism by Ha-Joon Chang
A History of the World in 100 Objects by Neil MacGregor
Anne Frank by Anne Frank
One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut
A Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill Bryson
An Incomplete Education by Judy Jones
A World History by William H. McNeill
The Accidental Superpower by Peter Zeihan
Good Strategy Bad Strategy by Richard Rumelt
Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow
The Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith
Perfectly Reasonable Deviations from the Beaten Track by Richard P. Feynman
The Idea Factory by Jon Gertner
Kissinger by Walter Isaacson
The Good Soldiers by David Finkel
Voyage of the H.M.S. Beagle by Charles Darwin
The Origin of Species by Charles Darwin
The Descent of Man by Charles Darwin
The Expression of Emotions in Man and Animals by Charles Darwin
The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg
Milk and Honey by Rupi Kaur
Ego Is the Enemy by Ryan Holiday
The Obstacle Is the Way by Ryan Holiday
Man's Fate (La Condition Humaine) by Andre Malraux
Gilgamesh by Stephen Mitchell
How Music Works​​​​​​​ by David Byrne
This Is Your Brain on Parasites by Kathleen McAuliffe
Building a StoryBrand by Donald Miller
Euclid's Elements by AU Euclid
Diwan of Abu Tayyib Ahmad Ibn Al-Husayn Al-Mutanabbi by Arthur Wormhoudt
The Voices of Silence by Andre Malraux
A History of Private Life​​​​​​​ by Philippe and Georges Duby
Lost Connections by Johann Hari
Teeth by Mary Otto
Hagakure by Yamamoto Tsunetomo
The Testament of Mary by Colm Toibin
Canada by Mike Myers

Five Billion Years of Solitude by Lee Billings
Seven Pillars of Wisdom by T.E. Lawrence
The Craftsman by Richard Sennett
Philosphy In A New Key by Susanne Katherina Langer
Mastery by Robert Greene
Katherine Graham by Katherine Graham
Benjamin Franklin by Walter Isaacson
History of the English-Speaking People by Winston Churchill
How To Read A Book by Motimer J. Adler
The Art of Intelligence by Henry A. Crumpton
Steve Jobs by Walter Issacson
The Master of Disguise by Antonio J. Mendez
A Man On The Moon by Andrew Chaikin
Thinking Fast & Slow by Daniel Kahneman
The Master Algorithm by Pedro Domingos
Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion by Robert B. Cialdini
An Autobiography by Theodore Roosevelt
48 Laws of Power by Robert Greene
Born Standing Up by Steve Martin
The Last Lion: Winston Spencer Churchill by William Manchester
Walt Disney by Neal Gabler
The Great Bridge by David McCullough
How to Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia by Mohsin Hamid
Money Master the Game by Toby Robbins
Walden by Henry David Thoreau
Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy
Leonardo da Vinci by Walter Isaacson
David Copperfield by Charles Dickens
All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Maria Remarque
Principles: Life and Work by Ray Dalio
Powerhouse: Untold Story of CAA by James Andrew Miller
They Call Me Supermensch by Shep Gordon
Middlemarch by George Elliot
Everybody's Fool by Richard Russo
The Dorito Effect by Mark Schatzker
Shoe Dog by Phil Knight
The Guns of August by Barbara W. Tuchman
Seveneves by Neal Stephenson
A Girl of the Limberlost by Gene Stratton Porter
The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath
Skin in the Game by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Fooled By Randomness by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
The Black Swan by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
The Bed of Procrustes by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Antifragile by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
The New Toughness Training for Sports by James E. Loehr
The Rational Optimist by Matt Ridley
Man's Search for Meaning by Viktor E Frankl
The Third Wave by Alvin Toffler
The Scientist in the Crib by Alison Gopnik
Wind, Sand, and Stars by Antoine de Saint-Exupery
A New Kind of Science by Stephen Wolfram
Tribe of Mentors by Tim Ferriss
Letters from a Stoic by Lucius Annaeus Seneca
What Technology Wants by Kevin Kelly
Freckles by Gene Stratton-Porter
Peak by Chip Conley
The Life of Samuel Johnson by James Boswell
The Oxford Shakespeare by William Shakespeare
Letters to His Son on the Art of Becoming a Man of the World and a Gentleman by The Earl of Chesterfield
The Civil War by Shelby Foote
Behind the Beautiful Forevers by Katherine Boo
Guns, Germs, and Steel by Jared Diamond
The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich by William L. Shirer
The Power Broker by Robert A. Caro
Eugenio von Savoy by Walter von Molo
Thinking in Time by Richard E. Neustadt
Boyd by Robert Coram
Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare
Matriach: Queen Marry by Anne Edwards
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court by Mark Twain
Discipline Equals Freedom by Jocko Willink
The Righteous Mind by Jonathan Haidt
The Master Switch by Tim Wu
All I Want To Know Is Where I'm Going To Die So I'll Never Go There by Peter Bevelin
The Republic by Plato
The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, V.1-6 by Edward Gibbon
Nudge by Richard H. Thaler
The Columbian Exchange by Alfred W. Crosby Jr.
The Feynman Lectures on Physics by Richard P. Feynman
The Heart by Maylis de Kerangal
The Innovator's Dilemma by Clayton M. Christensen
Blue Ocean Strategy by W. Chan Kim, Renée Mauborgne
Behind the Cloud by Marc Benioff
Crossing the Chasm by Geoffrey A. Moore
Life of Pi by Yann Martel
Technopoly by Neil Postman
Future Shock by Alvin Toffler
The Second Machine Age by Erik Brynjolfsson
Thinking in Systems by Donella H. Meadows
Happy City by Charles Montgomery
Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand
The Secret of Rapid Learning, The Psychology of Humour & The Art of Making Lessons Interesting by Mark Sadler
Tao of Charlie Munger by David Clark
Homo Deus by Yuval Noah Harari
Creative Confidence by Tom Kelley, David Kelley
The Artist's Way by Julia Cameron
Bird by Bird by Anne Lamott
Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert
Steal Like an Artist by Austin Kleon
On Writing by Stephen King
The Prophet by Kahlil Gibran
The Gene by Siddhartha Mukherjee
String Theory by David Foster Wallace
Infinite by David Foster Wallace
The Myth of the Strong Leader by Archie Brown
Rebooting India by Nandan Nilekani
A Full Life: Reflections at Ninety by Jimmy Carter
The Catcher in the Rye by J. D. Salinger
The Remains of the Day by Kazuo Ishiguro
How Not to Be Wrong by Jordan Ellenberg
The Aviators by Winston Groom
American Ulysses by Ronald C. White
The Origin of Wealth by Eric D. Beinhocker
Maverick by Ricardo Semler
Extraordinary Popular Delusions and The Madness of Crowds by Charles MacKay
Thinking Strategically by Avinash K. Dixit
The Einstein Factor by Win Wenger Ph.D
Gödel, Escher, Bach by Douglas R. Hofstadter
The Arthashastra by Kautilya
A Theory of Justice by John Rawls
Anarchy, State, and Utopia by Robert Nozick
A Splendid Exchange by William J. Bernstein
1984 by George Orwell
How to Lie with Statistics by Darrell Huff
The Lessons of History by Will Durant
World Order by Henry Kissinger
The Beginning of Infinity by David Deutsch
The Player of Games by Iain M. Banks
The Muqaddimah by Ibn Ibn Khaldûn
Energy by Vaclav Smil
Gang Leader for a Day by Sudhir Venkatesh
The Three-Body Problem by Cixin Liu
The Varieties of Religious Experience by William James
Dealing with China by Henry M. Paulson
Portfolios of the Poor by Daryl Collins
Genome by Matt Ridley
The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander
The End of Power by Moises Naim
Why Nations Fail by Daron Acemoglu
The Snowball by Alice Schroeder
Seeing What Others Don't by Gary Klein
The Second Law by P. W. Atkins
High Output Management by Andrew S. Grove
Product Strategy for High Technology Companies by Michael E. McGrath
Today and Tomorrow by Henry Ford
My Life & Work by Henry Ford
The Fireside Chats of Franklin Delano Roosevelt by Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Building Art by Paul Goldberger
Sharpening the Warriors Edge by Bruce K. Siddle
Men Against Fire by S.L. A. Marshall
On Killing by Dave Grossman
Passion of Command by Bryan Mccoy
The Hard Thing About Hard Things by Ben Horowitz
The Dream Machine by M. Mitchell Waldrop
Creating the Twentieth Century by Vaclav Smil
Everything You Know Is Wrong by Russ Kick
The Hedgehog and the Fox by Isaiah Berlin
The Little Book of Common Sense Investing by John C. Bogle
The Fish That Ate the Whale by Rich Cohen
The Book of Five Rings by Miyamoto Musashi
A River in Darkness by Masaji Ishikawa