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“The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.”

— Dr. Seuss

Currently reading

  • Lots of Kids’ Books

  • The Daily Stoic (Ryan Holiday)
  • Thinking, Fast and Slow (Daniel Kahneman)
  • Walden; Or, Life in the Woods (Henry David Thoreau)
  • Wherever You Go, There You Are (Jon Kabat-Zinn)


  • As a Man Thinketh (James Allen)
  • The Little Book of Stoicism (Jonas Salzgeber)
  • THINK STRAIGHT (Darius Foroux)
  • 1984 (George Orwell)
  • 80/20 Your Life! (Damon Zahariades)
  • Aftershock (Christian T. Miller)
  • Controller (Jesse Kellerman)
  • Do It Today (Darius Foroux)
  • Effortless Journaling (S.J. Scott)
  • Eggshell Skull (Bri Lee)
  • Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less (Greg McKeown)
  • Future Crimes (Marc Goodman)
  • Girt (David Hunt)
  • INTP: 33 Secrets From The Life of an INTP (Diana Jackson)
  • Kill Me If You Can (James Patterson)
  • Man’s Search for Meaning (Viktor E. Frankl)
  • One Hundred Years of Dirt (Rick Morton)
  • Small Fry (Lisa Brennan-Jobs)
  • Stoicism & Western Buddhism (Patrick Ussher)
  • The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People (Stephen R. Covey)
  • The Choose Yourself Guide To Wealth (James Altucher)
  • The Courage to be Disliked (Ichiro Kishimi)
  • The Four Agreements (Miguel Ruiz)
  • The Hillside (Jane Smiley)
  • The Power of Accepting Yourself (Michael Cohen)
  • The Prophet (Khalil Gibran)
  • The Rich Employee (James Altucher)
  • The Year of Living Danishly (Helen Russell)
  • There’s No Place Like Home (Edan Lepucki)


  • 3HAG Way (Shannon Susko)
  • A Guide to the Good Life: The Ancient Art of Stoic Joy (William B. Irvine)
  • Clutterfree with Kids (Joshua Becker)
  • Deep Work (Cal Newport)
  • Destination Simple (Brooke McAlary)
  • Ego is the Enemy (Ryan Holiday)
  • Meditations: A New Translation (Marcus Aurelius and Gregory Hays)
  • ReWork (David Heinemeier Hansson and Jason Fried)
  • The Barefoot Investor (Scott Pape)
  • The Minimalist Budget (Simeon Lindstrom)
  • A Practical Guide To Preparing Utility Gundogs For Hunting and Competition (Elio Colasimone)
  • Animal Farm (George Orwell)
  • Choose Yourself (James Altucher)
  • Doing IT For Money (Stewart Marshall)
  • Falls the Shadow (Skip Horack)
  • Getting Things Done (Edwin C. Bliss)
  • Letters from a Self-Made Merchant to His Son (George Horace)
  • Make Your Bed (William H. McRaven)
  • Motivated Money (Peter Thornhill)
  • Pitch Anything (Oren Klaff)
  • President Barack Obama: The Kindle Singles Interview (Kindle Single) (David Blum)
  • Rich Dad, Poor Dad (Robert T. Kiyosaki)
  • Sapiens (Yuval Noah Harari)
  • Simplicity Parenting (Kim John Payne)
  • The Barefoot Investor for Families (Scott Pape)
  • The Coaching Habit (Michael Bungay Stanier)
  • The Good Life Handbook: Epictetus’ Stoic Classic Enchiridion (Chuck Chakrapani)
  • The Meditations of Marcus Aurelius
  • The Miracle Morning (Hal Elrod)
  • The Obstacle Is the Way (Ryan Holiday)
  • The Shallows (Nicholas Carr)
  • The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck (Mark Manson)
  • The Way the World Ends (Jess Walter)
  • Think and Grow Rich (Napoleon Hill)
  • Two Tocks before Midnight (C.J. Martin)
  • Unlimited Memory (Kevin Horsley)


  • Key Person of Influence (Daniel Priestley)
  • Entrepreneur Revolution (Daniel Priestley)
  • Leaders Eat Last (Simon Sinek)
  • Turn the Ship Around! (L. David Marquet)


  • Remote (David Heinemeier Hansson and Jason Fried)
  • ReWork (David Heinemeier Hansson and Jason Fried)
  • Scaling Up (Verne Harnish)
  • Leadership and Self-Deception (The Arbinger Institute)
  • The Five Dysfunctions of a Team (Patrick Lencioni)
  • Who: The A Method for Hiring (Geoff Smart)


  • What Color Is Your Parachute? (Richard N. Bolles)


  • The E-Myth Revisited (Michael Gerber)

Coming up next

I’ve started using Goodreads to start tracking books, including what I want to read - mostly due to the strong integration with Kindle.