Reading List


Breakfast reading

Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body. -Richard Steele

2019 List of the Books I have read:

  1. The Diamond Age -Neal Stephenson
  2. Man Up -Bedros Keuilian
  3. The Richest Man in Babylon -George S. Clason
  4. The Book of Five Rings -Miyamoto Musashi
  5. Mini Habits -Stephen Guise
  6. Invent It, Sell It, Bank It -Lori Greiner
  7. Pilgrim’s Progress -John Bunyan
  8. Speak to Win -Brian Tracy
  9. Can’t Hurt Me -David Goggins
  10. The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck -Mark Manson
  11. The Virtues of War -Steven Pressfield
  12. Pushing to the Front -Orison Swett Marden
  13. Tribes: We Need You to Lead Us -Seth Godin
  14. The Hindu-Yogi Science of Breath -William Walker Atkinson
  15. Jab, Jab, Jab, Right Hook: How to Tell Your Story in a Noisy World -Gary Vaynerchuk
  16. Dune -Frank Herbert
  17. Dune Messiah -Frank Herbert
  18. Children of Dune -Frank Herbert
  19. Skin in the Game -Nassim Nicholas Taleb


2018 List of the Books I have read (Books in bold will most likely be read again):

  1. A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court – Mark Twain
  2. Freakanomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything –Steven D. Levitt, Stephen J. Dubner
  3. The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin –Benjamin Franklin
  4. Walden –Henry David Thoreau
  5. 12 Rules For for Life: An Antidote to Chaos –Jordan B. Peterson
  6. Meditations –Marcus Aurelius
  7. The Alchemist –Paulo Coelho
  8. Siddhartha –Hermann Hesse
  9. As a Man Thinketh –James Allen
  10. Discipline Equals Freedom: Field Manual –Jocko Willink
  11. The Master Key System –Charles F. Haanel
  12. The War of Art: Break Through the Blocks & Win Your Inner Creative Battles –Steven Pressfield
  13. R.R. Tolkien: A Life Inspired –Wyatt North
  14. The Warrior Ethos –Steven Pressfield
  15. Intermittent Fasting –Michelle Johnson
  16. Tools of Titans: The Tactics, Routines, and Habits of Billionaires –Timothy Ferriss
  17. Into the Fire: A Firsthand Account of the Most Extraordinary Battle in the Afghan War –Dakota Meyer
  18. Sam Walton: Made in America –Sam Walton
  19. The Afghan Campaign –Steven Pressfield
  20. The Metamorphosis –Franz Kafka
  21. Matterhorn –Karl Marlantes
  22. Think and Grow Rich –Napolean Hill
  23. 1984 –George Orwell
  24. Start With Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone to Take Action –Simon Sinek
  25. Awaken the Giant Within: How to Take Immediate Control of Your Mental, Emotional, Physical, and Financial Destiny –Tony Robbins
  26. Ambition and Success –Orison Swett Marden
  27. John Wesley Hardin: Texas Gunman –Lewis Nordyke
  28. Lord Byron: The Life and Legacy of the Most Famous Romantic Poet –Charles River Editors
  29. How to Win Friends and Influence People –Dale Carnegie
  30. Crush It!: Why Now Is the Time to Cash In on Your Passion –Gary Vaynerchuk
  31. The Elements of Style –William Strunk Jr.
  32. The Ego is the Enemy –Ryan Holiday
  33. Open –Andre Agassi
  34. Iacocca: An Autobiography –Lee Iacocca