Reading List

There are few activities more relaxing than losing yourself between the pages of a book. 

Here’s a collection of books I’ve enjoyed over the past couple years.

Ikigai

Ikigai

Héctor García & Francesc Miralles

Do Lead

Do Lead

Les McKeown

Soldier Spy

Soldier Spy

Tom Marcus

Call for the Dead

Call for the Dead

John le Carré

The Spy Who Came in from the Cold

The Spy Who Came in from the Cold

John le Carré

Finding My Virginity

Finding My Virginity

Sir Richard Branson

Complications: A Surgeon’s Notes on an Imperfect Science

Complications: A Surgeon’s Notes on an Imperfect Science

Atul Gawande

The Dip

The Dip

Seth Godin

The Autobiography of Martin Luther King, Jr

The Autobiography of Martin Luther King, Jr

Martin Luther King, Jr

App Development with Swift

App Development with Swift

Apple Education

The Audacity of Hope

The Audacity of Hope

Barack Obama

Better: A Surgeon’s Notes on Performance

Better: A Surgeon’s Notes on Performance

Atul Gawande

Tribes

Tribes

Seth Godin

Designing for Emotion

Designing for Emotion

Aaron Walter

The Personal MBA

The Personal MBA

Josh Kaufman

Let My People Go Surfing

Let My People Go Surfing

Yvon Chouinard

Into The Wild

Into The Wild

Jon Krakauer

Nineteen Eighty-Four

Nineteen Eighty-Four

George Orwell

Stop Stealing Sheep & find out how type works

Stop Stealing Sheep & find out how type works

Erik Spiekermann

In Progress

In Progress

Jessica Hische

Hello, I am Erik

Hello, I am Erik

Johannes Erler

Less and More: The Design Ethos of Dieter Rams

Less and More: The Design Ethos of Dieter Rams

Klaus Klemp

Thoughts on Design

Thoughts on Design

Paul Rand

The Checklist Manifesto

The Checklist Manifesto

Atul Gawande

Finding Ultra

Finding Ultra

Rich Roll

Being Mortal

Being Mortal

Atul Gawande

The Brain: The Story of You

The Brain: The Story of You

David Eagleman

When Breath Becomes Air

When Breath Becomes Air

Paul Kalanithi

Competing Against Luck: The Story of Innovation and Customer Choice

Competing Against Luck: The Story of Innovation and Customer Choice

Clayton M Christensen, Taddy Hall, Karen Dillon and David Duncan

Bold: How to Go Big, Create Wealth and Impact the World

Bold: How to Go Big, Create Wealth and Impact the World

Peter Diamandis and Steven Kotler

How to Make a Spaceship

How to Make a Spaceship

Julian Guthrie

Deep Work

Deep Work

Cal Newport

Gliding: From Passenger to Pilot

Gliding: From Passenger to Pilot

Steve Longland

Riding Rockets: The Outrageous Tales of a Space Shuttle Astronaut

Riding Rockets: The Outrageous Tales of a Space Shuttle Astronaut

Mike Mullane

Spaceman: An Astronaut's Unlikely Journey to Unlock the Secrets of the Universe

Spaceman: An Astronaut's Unlikely Journey to Unlock the Secrets of the Universe

Mike Massimino

Gut

Gut

Giulia Enders

2016

Matt West