Not that I’m an avid reader, but I do like good “brain food”.
Classics – Must reads for everyone.
- The Dream Giver by Bruce Wilkinson
- How to Read a Book by Mortimer J. Adler
- How to Win Friends and Influence People by Dale Carnegie
- Linchpin: Are You Indispensable” by Seth Godin
- Strengths Finder 2.0 by Tom Rath
- Thinking, Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman
- The Wisdom of Success: The Philosophy of Achievement by Andrew Carnegie & Napoleon Hill by Napoleon Hill
Stuff about numbers, finance, and economics.
- The Aspirational Investor: Taming the Markets to Achieve Your Life’s Goals by Ashvin Chhabra
- The Bond Book by Annette Thau*** (The quintessential handbook for the novice fixed income investor.)
- The Legend of the Monk and the Merchant by Terry Felber
- Money Master the Game: 7 Simple Steps to Financial Freedom by Tony Robbins
- Naked Statistics: Stripping the Dread from the Data by Charles Wheelan
- The Next 100 Years: A Forecast for the 21st Century by George Friedman
- The Richest Man in Babylon by George Clason
- The Secrets of Economic Indicators by Bernard Baumohl
- Super Freakonomics by Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner
- Think Like a Freak by Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner
- Winning the Loser’s Game: Timeless Strategies for Successful Investing by Charles Ellis
Other Stuff – Random reads I found interesting.
- The Art of War by Sun Tzu
- Blink by Malcolm Gladwell
- David and Goliath by Malcolm Gladwell
- Deep Work by Cal Newport
- Drive by Daniel Pink
- Getting Naked by Patrick Lencioni
- Grit by Angela Duckworth
- Grain Brain: The Surprising Truth about Wheat, Carbs, and Sugar–Your Brain’s Silent Killers by David Perlmutter
- How to Be Rich by Andy Stanley
- The Ideal Team Player by Patrick Lencioni
- The Noticer by Andy Andrews
- The Noticer Returns by Andy Andrews
- Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell
- The Smartest Kids in the World by Amanda Ripley
- Seven Men by Robert Sutton
- The Three Big Questions for the Frantic Family by Patrick Lencioni
- Zero to One by Peter Thiel
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