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Books

These are some books I’ve read.

Title Author Finished Rating
Surprise the World Michael Frost ★★★★
When Everything's on Fire Brian Zahnd ★★★
The Wounded Healer Henri J. M. Nouwen ★★★
Radical Candor Kim Scott ★★★★
The Manager's Path Camille Fournier ★★★
Man Enough Nate Pyle ★★★★
Stillness Is the Key Ryan Holiday ★★★★
Getting Results the Agile Way J. D. Meier ★★★
The Paradox of Choice Barry Schwartz ★★★
The Shape of Design Frank Chimero ★★★★★
Terraform Propaganda ★★★★★
The Coddling of the American Mind Greg Lukianoff ★★★★★
The Burnout Society Byung-Chul Han ★★★
The Meditations Marcus Aurelius ★★★★★
The Manual Sam Torode ★★★★★
Good Entertainment Byung-Chul Han ★★★★
12 Rules for Life Jordan B. Peterson ★★★★
The Art of the Good Life Rolf Dobelli ★★★
Forgotten God Francis Chan ★★★★
Jesus and John Wayne Kristin Kobes Du Mez ★★★★
The Design of Design Frederick P. Brooks Jr. ★★★
Tribe of Mentors Timothy Ferriss ★★★★
Wellbeing Tom Rath ★★
The Once and Future Liberal Mark Lilla ★★★
Richest Man in Babylon George Samuel Clason ★★★
Finish Jonathan Acuff ★★★
The Phoenix Project Gene Kim ★★★★
Why We Sleep Matthew Walker ★★★★★
The Tiny MBA Alex Hillman ★★★
Sacred Fire Ronald Rolheiser ★★★★
Hell Yeah or No Derek Sivers ★★★
Three Mile an Hour God Kōsuke Koyama ★★★★★
Thinking with Type Ellen Lupton ★★★★
Parenting Paul David Tripp ★★★
Celebration of Discipline, Special Anniversary Edition Richard J. Foster ★★★★
The Everlasting Man G. K. Chesterton ★★
Debt David Graeber ★★★★★
The Ruthless Elimination of Hurry John Mark Comer ★★★★
Super Thinking Gabriel Weinberg ★★★★
Principles Ray Dalio ★★★★★
How People Change Timothy S. Lane ★★★
The War of Art Steven Pressfield ★★★★★
Atomic Habits James Clear ★★★★
One Kind of Faith Gary Soto ★★★
The Second Mountain David Brooks ★★★★
Life Together Dietrich Bonhoeffer ★★★
The Obstacle Is the Way Ryan Holiday ★★★★★
Shape Up Ryan Singer ★★★★★
Man's Search for Meaning Viktor E. Frankl ★★★★★
Perennial Seller Ryan Holiday ★★★★
Courage and Calling Gordon T. Smith ★★★★★
The Tech-Wise Family Andy Crouch ★★★
The 3-Day Effect ★★★
Competing Against Luck Clayton M. Christensen ★★★★
The Call Os Guinness ★★★★★
Let Your Life Speak Parker J. Palmer ★★★★
Digital Minimalism Cal Newport ★★★★★
The Road Back to You Ian Morgan Cron ★★★
Irresistible Faith Andy Stanley ★★★★★
Notes on the Synthesis of Form Christopher Alexander ★★★
Getting Things Done David Allen ★★★★★
Ego Is the Enemy Ryan Holiday ★★★★★
Pale Blue Dot Carl Sagan ★★★
A Praying Life Paul E. Miller ★★★★
The righteous mind Jonathan Haidt ★★★★★
Animal Farm ★★★★★
Seeing Like a State James C. Scott ★★★★★
The Road to Jonestown Jeff Guinn ★★★★
It Doesn't Have to Be Crazy at Work Jason Fried ★★★★
How to Win Friends & Influence People Dale Carnegie ★★★★
The Attributes of God A. W. Tozer ★★★
24/6 Matthew Sleeth ★★★★
The Meaning of Marriage Timothy Keller ★★★★
The Origin of Consciousness in the Breakdown of the Bicameral Mind Julian Jaynes ★★★★★
Mastering Stand-Up Stephen Rosenfield ★★★★★
Emotionally Healthy Spirituality Peter Scazzero ★★★
The Story of Philosophy Will Durant ★★★★★
Tribes Seth Godin
The Pixar Touch David Andrew Price ★★★
Atheist Delusions David Bentley Hart ★★★★★
Essentialism Greg McKeown ★★★
The Common Good Robert B. Reich ★★★★★
Supernatural Michael S. Heiser ★★★
The Wisdom of Finance Mihir Desai ★★★★★
Intercom on Starting Up Geoffrey Keating ★★★
The Rails 5 Way Obie Fernandez ★★
Everything that Rises Must Converge Flannery O'Connor ★★★★
How Democracies Die Steven Levitsky ★★★★
Confessions Saint Augustine (Bishop of Hippo.) ★★★★
Long Story Short Margot Leitman ★★★★
The Republic of Plato ★★★
White Trash Nancy Isenberg ★★★★
Make Your Bed William McRaven ★★★
The Abolition of Man C. S. Lewis ★★★★★
The Great Divorce Clive Staples Lewis ★★★★
Sapiens Yuval Noah Harari ★★★★
Invisible Ink Brian McDonald ★★★★
Rich Kids Tom Corley ★★★
Silence Shusaku Endo ★★★★
Singular Zack Hubert ★★★★
IGen Jean M. Twenge ★★★
The Scandal of the Evangelical Mind Mark A. Noll ★★★★
Principia Amoris John M. Gottman ★★★
Columbine Dave Cullen ★★★★
How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk Adele Faber ★★★★★
To Save Everything, Click Here Evgeny Morozov ★★★★★
Rework Jason Fried ★★★★
Mindset Carol S. Dweck ★★★★★
Tribe Sebastian Junger ★★★★★
Deep Work Cal Newport ★★★★
99 Bottles of OOP Sandi Metz ★★★★
Quiet Susan Cain ★★★★
Thinking, Fast and Slow Daniel Kahneman ★★★★★
The Power of Habit Charles Duhigg ★★★
The True Believer Eric Hoffer ★★★★
Economics in One Lesson Henry Hazlitt ★★★★★
The Manual 3 ★★★★
Leaders Eat Last Simon Sinek ★★★
A Technique for Producing Ideas James Young ★★★★
The Back of the Napkin Dan Roam ★★★★
Read This Before Our Next Meeting Al Pittampalli ★★★★
Better Tim Chaddick ★★★
Flatland Edwin Abbott Abbott ★★★★★
Clean Ruby Jim Gay ★★★
Practical Object-oriented Design in Ruby Sandi Metz ★★★★★
Effective JavaScript David Herman ★★★★★
Slaughterhouse-Five Kurt Vonnegut ★★★★★
Principles of Two-Dimensional Design Wucius Wong ★★★★
Building a Discipling Culture Mike Breen ★★
The Mythical Man-Month Frederick P. Brooks Jr. ★★★★★
Steve Jobs Walter Isaacson ★★★
Remote Jason Fried ★★★★
Developing the Leader Within You John C. Maxwell ★★★★
Wisdom & Wonder Abraham Kuyper ★★
Foundation Isaac Asimov ★★★★★
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Douglas Adams ★★★★
Steal Like an Artist Austin Kleon ★★★★
Let Go François de Salignac de La Mothe- Fénelon ★★★★★
Dune Frank Herbert ★★★★★
Ready Player One Ernest Cline ★★★★
Do the Work! Steven Pressfield ★★★★
Orbiting the Giant Hairball Gordon MacKenzie ★★★★
The Five Dysfunctions of a Team Patrick M. Lencioni ★★★★