Bookshelf
This space is used to catalog books that I currently own. The legend helps to highlight books that stood out. I keep track of my age when I read books, since books affect me differently at times.

Catalog

Title
Author
Category
Legend
Age
Revolution in the Valley
Andy Hertzfeld
NF
-
27
The Mind Body Problem
Rebecca Goldstein
F
-
27
How Asia Works
Joe Studwell
NF
-
27
Greenlights
Matthew McConaughey
NF
-
27
The Dispossessed
Ursula K. Le Guin
F
-
27
Skunk Works
Ben Rich
M
⭐️
27
The Score Takes Care of Itself
Bill Walsh
M
-
27
Invent & Wander
Jeff Bezos
M
-
27
Animal Farm
George Orwell
F
-
27
Einstein's Dreams
Alan Lightman
NF
-
27
Where the Crawdads Sing
Delia Owens
F
-
26
The Big Short
Michael Lewis
NF
-
26
The Making of Karateka
Jordan Mechner
NF
-
25,26
A Swim In A Pond In The Rain
George Saunders
NF
-
26
Basic Writings of Nietzsche
Friedrich Nietzsche
P
-
26
Finite and Infinite Games
James P. Carse
P
-
26
Guns, Germs, and Steel
Jared Diamond
NF
-
26
The Code Breaker
Walter Isaacson
NF
-
26
A World Without Email
Cal Newport
NF
-
26
Skin In The Game
Nassim Taleb
NF
-
26
The New New Thing
Michael Lewis
NF
-
26
The Black Swan
Nassim Taleb
NF
-
26
The Fifth Season (Trilogy)
N. K. Jemisin
F
-
26
Stephen Hawking
NF
🧠
26
Kissinger
Walter Issacson
NF
-
26
Exhalation
Ted Chiang
F
-
26
Seeing Like A State
James C. Scott
NF
-
26
Range
David Epstein
NF
-
26
Rome, Inc.
Stanley Bing
NF
-
26
Selected Essays of E.B. White
E.B. White
NF
-
26
Thus Spoke Zarathustra
Friedrich Nietzsche
NF
-
26
Stubborn Attachments
Tyler Cowen
NF
-
26
American Sketches
Walter Isaacson
B
-
26
Antifragile
Nassim Taleb
NF
🌟
26
Loonshots
Safi Bahcall
NF
-
26
Innovators
Walter Isaacson
NF
-
26
Working in Public
Nadia Eghbal
NF
-
26
Marching Powder
Thomas McFadden
NF
-
26
Lila
Robert Pirsig
NF
-
26
On Writing Well
William Zinsser
NF
-
25
Chaos Monkeys
Antonio García Martínez
NF
-
26
Mankind in Amnesia
Immanuel Velikovsky
NF
-
26
The Lives of The Artists
Giorgio Vassari
NF
-
26
The Four Hour Work Week
Tim Ferriss
NF
-
25
Richard Hamming
NF
🧠
25
Liar's Poker
Michael Lewis
NF
-
25
The Making of Prince of Persia
Jordan Mechner
NF
🌟
25
Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance
Robert Pirsig
NF
🧠
25, 26
Model Thinker
Scott Page
NF
-
25
Me Talk Pretty One Day
David Sedaris
NF
-
25
Atlas Shrugged
Ayn Rand
F
-
25
The Fountainhead
Ayn Rand
F
🌟
25
On The Shortness Of Life
Seneca
NF
🌟
24
Leonardo Da Vinci
Walter Isaacson
B
-
25
The Book of Disquiet
Fernando Pessoa
AB
🌟
25, 26
Fall of Hyperion
Dan Simmons
SF
-
20,25
Moby Dick or, The Whale
Herman Melville
F
-
25
Albert Einstein: His Life and Universe
Water Isaacson
B
-
25
Benjamin Franklin: An American Life
Walter Isaacson
B
-
25
How To Read A Book
Mortimer Adler
NF
-
25
Managing Yourself
Clayton M. Christensen
NF
-
25
Thinking, Fast & Slow
Daniel Kahneman
NF
-
25
Seasteading
Joe Quirk
NF
-
25
Principles
Ray Dalio
NF
🌟
25, 27
What You Do Is Who You Are
Ben Horowitz
NF
-
25
High Output Management
Andy Grove
NF
-
25, 27
The Stand
Stephen King
F
-
25
On Writing
Stephen King
AB
🌟
25
Barbarian Days: A Surfing Life
William Finnegan
AB
🌟
25
Cat's Cradle
Kurt Vonnegut
F
-
25
Hard Drive: Bill Gates and the Making of Microsoft
James Wallace
B
-
25
Hackers and Painters
Paul Graham
NF
🌟
25
Contact
Carl Sagan
SF
🧠
16,25
Wise Man's Fear
Patrick Rothfuss
F
🌟
25
The Name Of The Wind
Patrick Rothfuss
F
🌟
25
Slaughterhouse Five
Kurt Vonnegut
F
-
25
Slapstick
Kurt Vonnegut
SF
-
25
The Secret of Apollo
Stephen Johnson
NF
-
25
What Do You Care What Other People Think?
Richard Fenyman
AB
-
24
Bitcoin Billionaires
Ben Mezrich
NF
-
24
Bad Blood
John Carreyrou
NF
-
24
The Dark Forest
Cixin Liu
SF
-
24
The Mezzanine
Nicholson Baker
NF
♥️
24
Catch-22
Joseph Heller
F
-
16,24
Art of War
Sun Tzu
P
-
24
Flowers for Algernon
Daniel Keyes
F
-
16,24
Ender's Game
Orson Scott Card
SF
-
24
Turing's Cathedral
George Dyson
NF
🧠
24
The Everything Store
Brad Stone
B
-
24
Surely You're Joking, Mr. Fenyman
Richard Fenyman
B
🌟
24
Zero to One
Peter Thiel
M
-
24,26,27
Shoe Dog
Phil Knight
AB
🌟
24
Steve Jobs
Walter Isaacson
B
-
24
Become What You Are
Alan Watts
P
-
24
Can't Hurt Me
David Goggins
AB
-
24
Factfulness
Hans Rosling
NF
🧠
24
Becoming
Michelle Obama
B
-
24
Sapiens: A Brief History of Human Kind
Yuval Noah Harari
NF
🧠
24
The Collapsing Empire
John Scalzi
SF
-
24
The Last Lecture
Randy Pausch
AB
-
24
The Hard Thing About Hard Things
Ben Horowitz
M
🌟
24
Machine Learning
Hugh Howey
SF
-
23
Stories of Your Life and Others
Ted Chiang
SF
-
23
The Three Body Problem
Cixin Liu
SF
-
23
Hyperion Cantos
Dan Simmons
SF
🌟
20,23
Elon Musk
Ashlee Vance
B
-
23,25
Saturn Run
John Sandford
SF
-
23,24
Trilogy War Stories
Ken Follett
F
-
23
Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
Douglas Adams
F
🌟
23
Yeager
Chuck Yeager
AB
-
23
The Dark Tower Series
Stephen King
F, H
-
23
Salem's Lot
Stephen King
H
-
23
Brave New World
Aldous Huxley
F
-
22
American Psycho
Bret Easton Ellis
F
-
21
Fahreinheit 451
Ray Bradbury
F
-
16,24
1984
George Orwell
F
-
16,23
Do Android's Dream of Electric Sheep
Phillip Dick
SF
-
18
Foundation Series
Isaac Asimov
SF
🌟
19,20,21,22,23,24,25
Robot Series
Isaac Asimov
SF
-
19
Dune
Frank Herbert
SF
🌟
20,21,22,23,24,25
His Dark Materials Series
Philip Pullman
F, YA
🌟
13
Artemis Fowl Series
Eoin Colfer
F, YA
-
13
The Keys to the Kingdom Series
Garth Nix
F, YA
-
14
The Great Tree of Avalon
TA Barron
F, YA
-
14
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
♥️ Unique
Hyperlinks link to book reviews or summaries.
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.
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