While the natural intuition is that new, fresh information is the most valuable, it's often the opposite: fresh information often has too much noise to be useful.

I've read less than half of these! I highly recommend skimming and only completing books that really are good all the way through.

Books marked with ● were good

Neal FordSoftware Architecture: The Hard Parts
Saxon, LynnSex at Dusk: Lifting the Shiny Wrapping from Sex at Dawn
Bhattacharya, AnanyoThe Man from the Future
Lonergan, Bernard J. F.Collected Works of Bernard Lonergan
Peterson, Eugene H.The Message
Eckermann, Johann PeterConversations of Goethe
Brehm, JohnPoetry of Impermanence, Mindfulness, and Joy
Mumford, LewisThe City in History
Armstrong, JeffreyThe Bhagavad Gita Comes Alive: A Radical Translation
King, StephenOn Writing
Mahfouz, NaguibThe Cairo Trilogy
Collins, JThe Simple Path to Wealth
Carr, NicholasThe Shallows
Ruden, SarahThe Gospels
McLuhan, MarhsallUnderstanding Media The Extensions of Man
Postman, NeilTechnopoly: The Surrender of Culture to Technology
Morgan, Edmund SBenjamin Franklin
Bacon, FrancisThe New Atlantis
Galeson, David W.Old Masters and Young Geniuses : The Two Life Cycles of Artistic Creativity
Stamets, PaulMycelium Running
Roberts, AndrewChurchill
NagarjunaThe Fundamental Wisdom of the Middle Way: Nagarjuna's Mulamadhyamakakarika
Khun, ThomasThe Structure of Scientific Revolutions
Christopher D. Manning, Prabhakar Raghavan & Schutze, HinrichIntroduction to Information Retrieval
Spolsky, JoelThe Best Software Writing I
Greenaway, FrankJohn Dalton and the Atom
Vinge, VernorA Deepness in the Sky
Moon, Charles & Whateley, Michael & Evans, Anthony M.Introduction to Mineral Exploration
Shelley, MaryFrankenstein
Popper, Karl; Notturno, M.A.;The Myth of the Framework
Kleppmann, MartinDesigning Data-Intensive Applications
R., Tufte EdwardThe Visual Display of Quantitative Information
Schuler, Lou & Cosgrove, AlwynThe New Rules of Lifting
Hitchens, ChristopherLetters to a Young Contrarian
Steven LevyHackers
Gil, EladHigh Growth Handbook
Petzinger, ThomasHard Landing
Bloom, Allan & Kirsch, AdamThe Republic of Plato
Parfit, DerekReasons and Persons
Deutsch, DavidThe Fabric of Reality
Boswell, JamesThe Life of Samuel Johnson
Hemingway, ErnestA Moveable Feast
UnknownThe Best of edw519
Cajal, Santiago Ramon yAdvice for a Young Investigator
Mumford, LewisThe Myth of the Machine
Malcolm, JanetThe Journalist and the Murderer
Eco, UmbertoFoucault's Pendulum
Vinge, VernorA Fire Upon the Deep
Stegner, WallaceAngle of Repose
Suits, BernardThe Grasshopper: Games, Life, and Utopia
Hitchens, ChristopherMortality
Ziporyn, trans. BrookZhuangzi: The Complete Writings
Tzu, ChuangThe Book of Chuang Tzu
Nietzsche, FriedrichThus Spoke Zarathustra
Murakami, HarukiKafka on the Shore
Olson, MancurThe Rise and Decline of Nations: Economic Growth, Stagflation, and Social Rigidities
Kundera, MilanThe Unbearable Lightness of Being
Herold, J. ChristopherMind of Napoleon
Egan, KieranThe Educated Mind: How Cognitive Tools Shape Our Understanding
KrishnamurtiThink on These Things
Salter, JamesThe Hunters
Moitessier, BernardThe Long Way
Wills GarryNixon Agonistes
Morison, Elting E.Men, Machines, and Modern Times
Goldacre, BenBad Pharma
Lee, BruceStriking Thoughts - Bruce Lee's Wisdom for Daily Living
Founder, CEO & Chairman of Genentech, Inc.,Genentech Oral History
Assange, JulianCypherpunks
Mongan, JohnProgramming Interviews Exposed
Wolfe, TomThe Right Stuff
Olson, JeffThe Slight Edge
Root-Bernstein, Robert ScottDiscovering, Inventing and Solving Problems at the Frontiers of Scientific Knowledge
Polya, G.How to Solve It
Koster, RaphA Theory of Fun
Egan, GregThe Clockwork Rocket
Lawrence, T.E.The Seven Pillars of Wisdom
Tan, ShaunThe Arrival
Goldsmith, Marshall & Reiter, MarkWhat Got You Here Won't Get You There: How Successful People Become Even More Successful
Pema ChödrönThe Wisdom of No Escape
Klinkenborg, VerlynSeveral Short Sentences About Writing
Kushner, DavidMasters of Doom
McConnell, SteveCode Complete
Eggers, DaveA Heartbreaking Work Of Staggering Genius: A Memoir Based on a True Story
Steves, RickRick Steves Europe Through the Back Door 2018
Klosterman, ChuckBut What If We're Wrong?
McPhee, JohnA Sense of Where You Are: Bill Bradley at Princeton
Hardy, Godfrey HaroldA Mathematician's Apology
Frankfurt, HarryOn bullshit
Finnegan, WilliamBarbarian Days
Thomas, Elizabeth MarshallThe Old Way
Goldstein, RebeccaIncompleteness: The Proof and Paradox of Kurt Gödel [Great Discoveries]
Sillitoe, AlanThe Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner
Foundatio, PointWhole Earth Catalog
Aaronson, ScottQuantum Computing since Democritus
Fitzgerald, F. ScottTender is the Night
Mumford, LewisTechnics and civilization
Osnos, EvanAge of Ambition
Basho, MatsuoOn Love and Barley: Haiku of Basho (Classics)
Clarke, LarryTulsa
Hunt, Andrew;Thomas, DavidThe Pragmatic Programmer: From Journeyman to Master
Tsu, LaoTao Te Ching
Kenneth, ClarkThe Nude, a Study in Ideal Form
The American frugal housewife dedicated to those who are not ashamed of economy by Child, Lydia MariaAmerican Frugal Housewife, The
Karl PopperThe Open Society and Its Enemies
Eghbal, NadiaWorking in Public
Roth, Benjamin & Ledbetter, James & Roth, Daniel B.The Great Depression: A Diary
Miller, MadelineCirce
Eknath EaswaranThe Bhagavad Gita (Classics of Indian Spirituality)
Mitchell StephenBhagavad Gita
Cole, K. CSomething incredibly wonderful happens : an intimate biography of Frank Oppenheimer
Feynman, Richard P.The Pleasure of Finding Things Out
Gordon, J.e.Structures: Or Why Things Don't Fall Down
Caplan, BryanThe Case against Education
Newton, Sir IsaacThe Principia: Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy
Hamilton, EdithMythology: Timeless Tales of Gods and Heroes, 75th Anniversary Illustrated Edition
Wilde, Oscar,Frankel, NicholasThe Uncensored Picture of Dorian Gray
Pueblo, YungInward
Plutarch & Stadter, Philip A. & Waterfield, RobinGreek Lives
Sacks, OliverOn the Move
Waldrop, M. MitchellThe Dream Machine
Mechner, JordanThe Making of Prince of Persia: Journals 1985-1993
Glass, Robert L.Addison Wesley - Facts and Fallacies of Software Engineering
Henri, RobertThe Art Spirit
Père, Alexandre DumasThe Count of Monte Cristo
Alexander, CarolineThe Endurance: Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic Expedition
Kidder, TracyThe Soul of a New Machine
Saavedra, Miguel De Cervantes & Grossman, Edith & Bloom, HaroldDon Quixote
Kaufman, JoshHow to Fight a Hydra: Face Your Fears, Pursue Your Ambitions, and Become the Hero You Are Destined to Be
Crawford, Matthew B.World Beyond Your Head : On Becoming an Individual in an Age of Distraction (9780374708443)
Richardson, Bailey & Huynh, Kevin & Sotto, Kai ElmerGet Together: How to build a community with your people
Larson, WillStaff Engineer: Leadership beyond the management track
Simmons, DanHyperion
Taleb, Nassim NicholasStatistical Consequences of Fat Tails
Kuran, TimurPrivate Truths, Public Lies. The Social Consequences of Preference Falsification (1997, Harvard University Press)
Dawkins, RichardThe Blind Watchmaker
UnknownStructure and Interpretation of Computer Programs
UnknownImages of Organization
Jackall, RobertMoral Mazes: The World of Corporate Managers
Gallwey, W. TimothyThe Inner Game of Tennis
Smart, NigelCryptography: An Introduction
Root-Bernstein, RobertSparks of Genius: The 13 Thinking Tools of the World's Most Creative People
Lane, NickThe Vital Question: Why Is Life the Way It Is?
Lansing, AlfredEndurance
CompilersPrinciples, Techniques, and Tools 2nd Edition
Henrich, JosephThe Secret of Our Success: How Culture Is Driving Human Evolution, Domesticating Our Species, and Making Us Smarter
Herlihy, MauriceThe Art of Multiprocessor Programming, 2nd Edition
Peterson, Jordan B.Beyond Order
Durant, WillThe Greatest Minds and Ideas of All Time
Yourcenar, MargueriteMemoirs of Hadrian
Gawande, AtulBeing Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End
Snyder, TimothyBloodlands
Horowitz, BenThe Hard Thing About Hard Things: Building a Business When There Are No Easy Answers
Grant, AdamOriginals: How Non-Conformists Move the World
Machiavelli, NiccoloDiscourses on Livy (Oxford World's Classics)
Huxley, AldousBrave New World
Elaine N. Marieb, Katja HoehnHuman Anatomy and Physiology
Psyd, Sally M. Winston & Seif, Martin N. PhdOvercoming Unwanted Intrusive Thoughts: A CBT-Based Guide to Getting Over Frightening, Obsessive, or Disturbing Thoughts
Brett SlatkinEffective Python: 90 Specific Ways to Write Better Python, 2nd Edition
Ousterhout, JohnA Philosophy of Software Design
Batchelor, StephenBuddhism without Beliefs
Silvera, AdamThey Both Die at the End
Polya, G.How to Solve It (Princeton Science Library)
Miller, MadelineThe Song of Achilles
Feynman, Richard P.The Meaning of It All: Thoughts of a Citizen-Scientist
Thiel, Peter & Masters, BlakeZero to One: Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future
UnknownThe Carnivore Cookbook 1 1
Baker, ShawnThe Carnivore Diet
Duke, AnnieThinking in Bets
Kleon, AustinSteal Like an Artist: 10 Things Nobody Told You About Being Creative
UnknownThe Princeton Companion to Mathematics
Machiavelli, NiccoloThe Prince
Dixit, AvinashMicroeconomics: A Very Short Introduction
Hazlitt, HenryEconomics in One Lesson
Mello, Anthony de & Stroud, J. AnthonyThe Way to Love: The Last Meditations of Anthony de Mello
Bacon, FrancisThe Essays or Counsels, Civil and Moral
Zen, PresentationSimple Ideas on Presentation Design and Delivery (2nd ed)
DeMarco, TomPeopleware: Productive Projects and Teams (3rd Edition)
Demarco, TomSlack: Getting Past Burnout, Busywork, and the Myth of Total Efficiency
Lakoff, GeorgeDon't Think of an Elephant!: Know Your Values and Frame the Debate
Grove, Andrew S.Only the Paranoid Survive
EuclidThe first six books of the Elements of Euclid
Pascarelli, Emil F.Dr. Pascarelli's complete guide to repetitive strain injury: what you need to know about RSI and carpal tunnel syndrome
Wong, EvaLieh-tzu
Blofeld, JohnThe Zen Teaching of Huang-Po: On the Transmission of Mind
OshoOsho, Books I have Loved
Varian, Hal RIntermediate Microeconomics
Morris, EdmundEdison
UnknownYour Brain on Porn
VoltaireCandide (Barnes & Noble Classics Series)
Huang, Taoist Master AlfredThe Complete I Ching - 10th Anniversary Edition
Swartz, AaronThe Boy Who Could Change the World
Watts, AlanThe Book: On the Taboo Against Knowing Who You Are
UnknownThe Origins of Virtue: Human Instincts and the Evolution of Cooperation
Owens, DeliaWhere the Crawdads Sing
Jaynes, E. T.Probability Theory the Logic of Science
Kim, Gene & Behr, Kevin & Spafford, GeorgeThe Phoenix Project
Goldratt, Eliyahu M.The Goal: A Process of Ongoing Improvement
Larson, WillAn Elegant Puzzle: Systems of Engineering Management
Kishimi, IchiroThe Courage to be Disliked: The Japanese phenomenon that shows you how to free yourself, change your life and achieve real happiness
Neil, DrewPractical Vim, Second Edition
Murakami, HarukiWhat I Talk About When I Talk About Running
Emerson, Ralph WaldoDelphi Complete Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson (Illustrated) (Delphi Poets Series)
Ruhlman, MichaelRuhlman's Twenty: 20 Techniques, 200 Recipes, a Cook's Manifesto
Rippetoe, Mark & Kilgore, LonStarting Strength: Basic Barbell Training
Jorgenson, EricThe Almanack of Naval Ravikant: A Guide to Wealth and Happiness
Homer & Powell, Barry B.The Odyssey
Abbott, Edwin A.Flatland
Feynman, Richard P.Six Easy Pieces
Kierkegaard, SorenEither/Or: A Fragment of Life
Jung, C. G.The Red Book: A Reader's Edition
Goggins, DavidCan't Hurt Me: Master Your Mind and Defy the Odds
Schopenhauer, ArthurCounsels and Maxims
Italo CalvinoInvisible Cities
Haidt, JonathanThe Righteous Mind: Why Good People Are Divided by Politics and Religion
Steven, Pressfield,The War of Art
Liu, CixinThe Wandering Earth
Gottlieb, AnthonyThe Dream of Reason
Descartes, RenéDiscourse on the Method of Rightly Conducting One's Reason and of Seeking Truth in the Sciences
DesignDesign Patterns: Elements of Reusable Object-Oriented Software (1994)-1
Schopenhauer, ArthurEssays and Aphorisms
Dalio, RayPrinciples
Richardson, Robert D. Jr.Emerson: The Mind on Fire
Tchaikovsky, AdrianChildren of Time
Hesse, HermannSiddhartha
P.B.Osinga, FransScience, Strategy and War: The strategic theory of John Boyd
Mello, Anthony deAwareness: The Perils and Opportunities of Reality
Pollan, MichaelHow to Change Your Mind
Palaver, WolfgangRené Girard's Mimetic Theory (Studies in Violence, Mimesis, & Culture)
Charan, RamWhat the CEO Wants You to Know, Expanded and Updated
Yogananda, ParamahansaAutobiography of a Yogi (The Complete Edition)
Tufte, EdwardEnvisioning Information
Lewis, C.S.Inner Ring
Deutsch, DavidThe Beginning of Infinity
Sivers, DerekHell Yeah or No
Jaynes, JulianThe Origin of Consciousness in the Breakdown of the Bicameral Mind
Lakoff, George & Johnson, MarkMetaphors We Live By
Alexander, ChristopherNotes on the Synthesis of Form (Harvard Paperbacks)
Language, A PatternA Pattern Language
Christensen, Ingeralphabet (New Directions)
Caro, Robert AThe Power Broker: Robert Moses and the fall of New York
Franklin, BenjaminThe Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
Miller, AliceThe Drama of the Gifted Child
Drucker, Peter FerdinandManaging Oneself
Weinberg, Gerald M.Becoming a Technical Leader: An Organic Problem-Solving Approach
Kreider, TimWe Learn Nothing
Ringer, RobertWinning Through Intimidation
Sacks, OliverGratitude
URSULA K, LE GUINThe Left Hand Of Darkness
Sedgewick, Robert & Wayne, KevinAlgorithms: Part I
McCarthy, CormacBlood Meridian
Hesse, HermannNarcissus and Goldmund
Seneca, Lucius AnnaeusMoral Letters to Lucilius / Letters from a Stoic (Epistulae Morales ad Lucilium)
Stephenson, NealSnow Crash
Brennan-Jobs, LisaSmall Fry
Kaufman, JoshThe Personal MBA
Palmer, AdaToo Like the Lightning (Terra Ignota)
Seligman, Martin E. P.What You Can Change ... And What You Can't*
McDowell, Gayle LaakmannCracking the Coding Interview: 189 Programming Questions and Solutions 6th Edition
Postman, NeilAmusing Ourselves to Death: Public Discourse in the Age of Show Business (20th Anniversary Edition)
Davidson, James Dale & Rees-Mogg, WilliamThe Sovereign Individual: Mastering the Transition to the Information Age
Durant, WillThe Lessons of History
Christian, BrianAlgorithms to Live By: The Computer Science of Human Decisions
Cuddy, AmyPresence: Bringing Your Boldest Self to Your Biggest Challenges
Sukel, KaytThe Art of Risk: The New Science of Courage, Caution, and Chance
Rao, VenkateshTempo: timing, tactics and strategy in narrative-driven decision-making
Seng-ts'an & Clark, Richard B.Hsin-Hsin Ming
Thoreau, Henry DavidWalden and Civil Disobedience
Rumelt, RichardGood Strategy/Bad Strategy
GIRARD, RENÉThe Girard Reader
UnknownThe Boron Letters
Brown, PierceGolden Son
Rao, VenkateshBe Slightly Evil: A Playbook for Sociopaths
Girard, Rene & Williams, James G.I See Satan Fall Like Lightning
HomerThe Iliad: (The Stephen Mitchell Translation)
Brown, PierceRed Rising
Initiates, ThreeThe Kybalion
Williams, John D.The Compleat Strategyst: Being a Primer on the Theory of Games of Strategy
Hanh, Thich NhatThe Art of Communicating
Navarro, JoeWhat Every BODY is Saying
Maggio, RosalieHow to Say It, Third Edition: Choice Words, Phrases, Sentences, and Paragraphs for Every Situation
Mack, Gary & Casstevens, DavidMind Gym: An Athlete's Guide to Inner Excellence
UnknownTao Te Ching Red Pine
Brown, Peter C.Make It Stick
Greene, RobertMastery
Trott, DavePredatory Thinking: A masterclass in out-thinking the competition
Richards, ChetCertain to Win
Rinpoche, Sakyong MiphanTurning the Mind Into an Ally
Trungpa, ChögyamThe Collected Works of Chögyam Trungpa: Volume Eight
Siu, Ralph Gun HoyThe Craft of Power
Taleb, Nassim NicholasAntifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder (Incerto)
Holiday, Ryan & Hanselman, StephenThe Daily Stoic
Iger, RobertThe Ride of a Lifetime
Brooks, JohnBusiness Adventures
Gowers, TimothyMathematics: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions)
Rovelli, CarloThe Order of Time
Susskind, LeonardThe Theoretical Minimum: What You Need to Know to Start Doing Physics
Jiang, JiaRejection Proof: How I Beat Fear and Became Invincible Through 100 Days of Rejection
Lutz, WilliamDoublespeak (Rebel Reads)
Herbert, FrankDune: The Gateway Collection
Herbert, FrankDune Messiah
Suzuki, ShunryuZen Mind, Beginner's Mind
thixsonKrishnamurti The Book Of Life.doc
Tokitsu, KenjiMiyamoto Musashi: His Life and Writings (Book of Five Rings)
Saint-exupery, Antoine deWind, Sand and Stars
Deida, DavidThe Way of the Superior Man
Ravikant, KamalLive Your Truth
Gupta, KapilAtmamun: The Path To Achieving The Bliss Of The Himalayan Swamis. And The Freedom Of A Living God.
Heinrichs, JayThank You for Arguing (Revised and Updated)
Forsyth, MarkThe Elements of Eloquence: How to Turn the Perfect English Phrase
W.Hamming, RichardThe Art of Doing Science and Engineering: Learning to Learn
Gupta, KapilA Master's Secret Whispers: For Those Who Abhor the Noise and Seek the Truth About Life and Living
Gupta, KapilDirect Truth
Miyamoto, Musashi, 1584-1645Book of Five Rings (with commentary)
Unknown1998 Collected Fictions
Gray, Charles "Hornblower"Labyrinths
Chodron, PemaWhen Things Fall Apart
Thomas H. Cormen, Charles E. Leiserson, Ronald L. Rivest, Clifford SteinIntroduction to Algorithms, Third Edition
Bernstein, Peter L.Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk
McIntyre Ph.D., Marie G.Secrets to Winning at Office Politics: How to Achieve Your Goals and Increase Your Influence at Work
Wilczek, FrankA Beautiful Question
Sisson, MarkThe New Primal Blueprint
Gracián, BaltasarThe Art of Worldly Wisdom
McKenna, JedSpiritual Enlightenment - The Damnedest Thing
Corey, James S.A.Leviathan Wakes (The Expanse)
Rippetoe, MarkPractical Programming for Strength Training
Chayka, KyleThe Longing for Less
AdyashantiThe Most Important Thing
UnknownDetails Mens Style Manual
Cialdini, Robert B.Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion
Feynman, Richard P."Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman!": Adventures of a Curious Character
Flowers, Joseph Campbell; Bill D. Moyers; Betty S.The power of myth
McKeown, GregEssentialism
Cowen, TylerStubborn Attachments: A Vision for a Society of Free, Prosperous, and Responsible Individuals
Coyne, ShawnThe Story Grid: What Good Editors Know
AdyashantiFalling into Grace Insights on the End of Suffering
Ahrens, SönkeHow to Take Smart Notes: One Simple Technique to Boost Writing, Learning and Thinking – for Students, Academics and Nonfiction Book Writers
Hard, RobinEpictetus: Discourses, Fragments, Handbook
Taleb, Nassim NicholasSkin in the Game: Hidden Asymmetries in Daily Life
Gendlin, Eugene T.Focusing
Bennett, ArnoldHow to Live on 24 Hours a Day
Kyle, SamPlaying the Long Game: How to Create Long Term Success in a "Right Now" World
Bevelin, PeterSeeking Wisdom: From Darwin To Munger
UnknownPoor Charlie's Almanack
Enns, BlairA Win Without Pitching Manifesto
Gibran, KahlilThe Prophet
Cialdini, RobertPre-Suasion
Livingston, GordonToo Soon Old, Too Late Smart: Thirty True Things You Need to Know Now
Leslie, IanCurious: The Desire to Know and Why Your Future Depends On It
Becky ChambersTo Be Taught, If Fortunate
Parrish, ShaneThe Great Mental Models: General Thinking Concepts
Carse, JamesFinite and Infinite Games
Clear, JamesAtomic Habits: Tiny Changes, Remarkable Results
Pink, Daniel H.To Sell Is Human: The Surprising Truth About Moving Others
Newport, CalDigital Minimalism
Holiday, RyanStillness Is the Key
Holiday, RyanEgo Is the Enemy
Adams, ScottHow to Fail at Almost Everything and Still Win Big: Kind of the Story of My Life
KrishnamurtiTotal Freedom: The Essential Krishnamurti
Cent, 50The 50th Law
Tzu, Sun & trans.)The Art of War
Pollan, MichaelFood Rules: An Eater's Manual
Peterson, Jordan B.12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos
Johnstone, KeithImpro: Improvisation and the Theatre
Storr, WillThe Science of Storytelling: Why Stories Make Us Human, and How to Tell Them Better
La Rochefoucauld, François duc deReflections; or Sentences and Moral Maxims
Carnegie, DaleHow To Win Friends and Influence People
Epstein, DavidRange: Why Generalists Triumph in a Specialized World
Hägglund, MartinThis Life
Spiegelhalter, DavidThe Art of Statistics: Learning From Data
Marks, HowardThe Most Important Thing Illuminated: Uncommon Sense for the Thoughtful Investor (Columbia Business School Publishing)
James, WilliamPsychology / Briefer Course
Brown, CupcakeA Piece of Cake
Leader, DarianWhy Can't We Sleep?: Understanding Our Sleeping and Sleepless Minds
Sapkowski, AndrzejThe Last Wish (The Witcher Book 1)
Hill, Napoleon & Gold, August & Fotinos, JoelThe Think and Grow Rich Success Journal
Palmer, AdaSeven Surrenders
Taleb, Nassim NicholasThe Bed of Procrustes
SUE JOHNSON, DR.Hold Me Tight: Seven Conversations for a Lifetime of Love
Farnsworth, WardThe Practicing Stoic
Rovelli, CarloReality Is Not What It Seems
Review, Harvard BusinessEmotional Intelligence
MeadowsThinking in Systems
Stone, DouglasDifficult Conversations
Newport, CalSo Good They Can't Ignore You: Why Skills Trump Passion in the Quest for Work You Love
Larson, RichTomorrow Factory
Liu, KenThe Paper Menagerie and Other Stories
Chiang, TedStories of Your Life and Others
EpictetusEnchiridion (Dover Thrift Editions)
Irvine, William B.A Guide to the Good Life: The Ancient Art of Stoic Joy
Rovelli, CarloSeven Brief Lessons on Physics
Greene, RobertThe Laws of Human Nature
Ness, PatrickRelease
Greer, Andrew SeanLess
Kalanithi, PaulWhen Breath Becomes Air
Camus, AlbertThe Fall
Liu, CixinThe Three-Body Problem
Frankl, ViktorMan's Search for Meaning
Irvine, ElizabethConsciousness as a Scientific Concept: A Philosophy of Science Perspective
Hamid, MohsinExit West
Strout, ElizabethAnything Is Possible
Saunders, GeorgeLincoln in the Bardo
Nosrat, SaminSalt, Fat, Acid, Heat: Mastering the Elements of Good Cooking
Sáenz, Benjamin AlireAristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe
Harris, SamLying
Voss, ChrisNever Split the Difference
Taleb, Nassim NicholasFooled by Randomness
Pink, Daniel HWhen
Schreier, JasonBlood, Sweat, and Pixels
Holiday, RyanThe Obstacle Is the Way
Aciman, AndréCall Me by Your Name
Duckworth, AngelaGrit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance: Angela Duckworth
Speed, HaroldThe Practice and Science of Drawing (Dover Art Instruction)
Bradbury, RayDandelion Wine
Elffers, Robert Greene; JoostThe 48 Laws of Power
Junger, SebastianTribe
Howey, HughWool
Chambers, BeckyA Closed and Common Orbit
Dasseos, StevenOn The Shortness of Life - Lucius Seneca
Brontë, EmilyWuthering Heights
Pigliucci, MassimoHow to Be a Stoic
Smith, Emily EsfahaniThe Power of Meaning: Crafting a Life That Matters
Adams, DouglasThe Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
Wood, AlistairUkulele for Dummies
Anders, Charlie JaneAll the Birds in the Sky
Sonmez, JohnSoft Skills: The Software Developer's Life Manual
Camp, JimStart with No
Zinsser, WilliamOn Writing Well
Aurelius, Emperor Of Rome MarcusMeditations