Must Reads

  • Thinking Fast and Slow
  • The Dark Forest
  • Being Mortal
  • Bird by Bird
  • The Psychology of Money

What I've Read Recently

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2021 (52 Books)

  • Trick Mirror
  • The Remains of the Day
  • Crying in H Mart
  • No Rules Rules: Netflix and the Culture of Reinvention
  • A Thousand Splendid Suns
  • Animal Farm
  • On Writing
  • Foundation Trilogy
  • 1984
  • Homeland Elegies
  • The Coddling of the American Mind
  • Hillbilly Elegy
  • Homo Deus
  • The Psychology of Money
  • The Body: A Guide for Occupants
  • Why We’re Polarized
  • Uncanny Valley
  • All the Light We Cannot See
  • A Promised Land

2020 (53 Books)

  • Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood
  • Good Economics for Hard Times
  • Invisible Monsters
  • Hyperbole and a Half
  • The Goldfinch
  • Pet Sematary
  • The Defining Decade: Why Your Twenties Matter
  • Minor Feelings: An Asian American Reckoning
  • Facebook: The Inside Story
  • Flowers for Algernon
  • Everything I Never Told You
  • The Big Short
  • The Kite Runner
  • Dan Luu Essays: Dev Compensation,Hiring Lemons,Startup Tradeoffs
  • Being Mortal
  • Sh*t My Dad Says

2019 (37 Books)

  • NYT Mag: Wealthy, Successful, and Miserable
  • Super Pumped
  • When Breath Becomes Air
  • Bird by Bird
  • Winners Take All
  • The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon
  • Thinking in Bets
  • Educated
  • The Butterfly Garden – The Collector Book 1
  • The Making of a Manager
  • Zero to One
  • 21 Lessons for the 21st Century
  • 12 Rules for Life
  • True Places
  • Becoming – Michelle Obama
  • Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup
  • Why We Sleep

2018 (11 Books)

  • Originals
  • The Power of Habit
  • Blink
  • The Inheritance Cycle

2017 (5 Books)

  • Thinking Fast and Slow
  • Outliers
  • The Three Body Problem Trilogy