Bookshelf

This space is used to catalog books that I currently own. The legend helps to highlight books that stood out to me.

Catalog

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Title

Author

Category

Legend

2020

Fall of Hyperion

Dan Simmons

SF

-

2020

Moby Dick or, The Whale

Herman Melville

F

-

2020

Albert Einstein: His Life and Universe

Water Isaacson

B

-

2019

Benjamin Franklin: An American Life

Walter Isaacson

B

-

2019

Managing Yourself

Clayton M. Christensen

NF

-

2019

Thinking, Fast & Slow

Daniel Kahneman

NF

-

2019

Seasteading

Joe Quirk

NF

-

2019

Principles

Ray Dalio

NF

🌟

2019

What You Do Is Who You Are

Ben Horowitz

NF

🌟

2019

High Output Management

Andy Grove

NF

-

2019

The Stand

Stephen King

F

-

2019

On Writing

Stephen King

AB

🌟

2019

Barbarian Days: A Surfing Life

William Finnegan

AB

🌟

2019

Cat's Cradle

Kurt Vonnegut

F

-

2019

Hard Drive: Bill Gates and the Making of Microsoft

James Wallace

B

-

2019

Hackers and Painters

Paul Graham

NF

🌟

2019

Contact

Carl Sagan

SF

🧠

2019

Wise Man's Fear

Patrick Rothfuss

F

🌟

2019

The Name Of The Wind

Patrick Rothfuss

F

🌟

2019

Slaughterhouse Five

Kurt Vonnegut

F

-

2019

Slapstick

Kurt Vonnegut

SF

-

2019

The Secret of Apollo

Stephen Johnson

NF

-

2019

What Do You Care What Other People Think?

Richard Fenyman

AB

-

2019

Bitcoin Billionaires

Ben Mezrich

NF

-

2019

Bad Blood

John Carreyrou

NF

-

2019

The Dark Forest

Cixin Liu

SF

-

2019

The Mezzanine

Nicholson Baker

NF

-

2019

Catch-22

Joseph Heller

F

-

2019

Art of War

Sun Tzu

P

-

2019

Flowers for Algernon

Daniel Keyes

F

-

2019

Ender's Game

Orson Scott Card

SF

-

2019

Turing's Cathedral

George Dyson

NF

🧠

2019

The Everything Store

Brad Stone

B

-

2019

Surely You're Joking, Mr. Fenyman

Richard Fenyman

B

🌟

2019

Zero to One

Peter Thiel

M

-

2019

Shoe Dog

Phil Knight

AB

🌟

2019

Steve Jobs

Walter Isaacson

B

-

2019

Become What You Are

Alan Watts

P

-

2019

Can't Hurt Me

David Goggins

AB

-

2018

Factfulness

Hans Rosling

NF

🧠

2018

Becoming

Michelle Obama

B

-

2018

Sapiens: A Brief History of Human Kind

Yuval Noah Harari

NF

🧠

2018

The Collapsing Empire

John Scalzi

SF

-

2018

The Last Lecture

Randy Pausch

AB

-

2018

The Hard Thing About Hard Things

Ben Horowitz

M

🌟

2018

Machine Learning

Hugh Howey

SF

-

2018

Stories of Your Life and Others

Ted Chiang

SF

-

2018

The Three Body Problem

Cixin Liu

SF

-

2017

Hyperion Cantos

Dan Simmons

SF

🌟

2017

Elon Musk

Ashlee Vance

B

-

2017

Saturn Run

John Sandford

SF

-

2017

Trilogy War Stories

Ken Follett

F

-

2017

Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

Douglas Adams

F

🌟

2017

Yeager

Chuck Yeager

AB

-

2017

The Dark Tower Series

Stephen King

F, H

-

2017

Salem's Lot

Stephen King

H

-

2016

Brave New World

Aldous Huxley

F

-

2016

American Psycho

Bret Easton Ellis

F

-

-

Fahreinheit 451

Ray Bradbury

F

-

-

1984

George Orwell

F

-

-

Do Android's Dream of Electric Sheep

Phillip Dick

SF

-

-

Foundation Series

Isaac Asimov

SF

🌟

-

Robot Series

Isaac Asimov

SF

-

-

Dune

Frank Herbert

SF

🌟

-

His Dark Materials Series

Philip Pullman

F, YA

🌟

-

Artemis Fowl Series

Eoin Colfer

F, YA

-

-

The Keys to the Kingdom Series

Garth Nix

F, YA

-

-

The Great Tree of Avalon

TA Barron

F, YA

-

-

The Hunger Games

Suzanne Collins

F, YA

-

-

The Heir Chronicles

Cinda W. Chima

F, YA

-

-

The Merlin Saga

TA Barron

F, YA

-

-

Dragonlance Series

Weis & Hickman

F, YA

-

-

Pendragon Series

DJ MacHale

F, YA

-

-

Bartimaeus Trilogy

Jonathan Stroud

F, YA

-

-

The Chronicles of Narnia

CS Lewis

F, YA

🌟

-

The Merlin Conspiracy

Diana W. Jones

F, YA

-

-

The Lord of the Rings

JRR Tolkein

F

-

-

A Song Of Ice And Fire

George RR Martin

F

-

-

Harry Potter

JK Rowling

F, YA

-

-

Pebble in the Sky

Isaac Asimov

SF

-

-

The Stars, Like Dust

Isaac Asimov

SF

-

-

Nightfall

Isaac Asimov

SF

🌟

-

Sharp Objects

Gillian Flynn

F

-

-

The Inheritance Cycle

Christopher Paolini

F, YA

-

Legend

Personal Recommendations

🌟Highly recommend

🧠Thought provoking

Category

[SF] Science Fiction | [B] Biography | [NF] Non-Fiction | [F] Fiction | [P] Philosophy

[M] Management | [AB] Autobiography | [YA] Young Adult | [H] Horror

*I started this list in 2019, so there are plenty of omissions prior to that. I've included most of favorites.