my book list

This is an incomplete list of books i read or plan to read in the near future. Those in the “already read” part are recommendations.

Last update: 16.10.2022

Already read

  • How to win friends and influence people - Dale Carnegie
  • Why we sleep - Matthew Walker
  • Everything Is F*cked: A Book About Hope - Mark Manson
  • The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck - Mark Manson
  • Factfulness: Ten Reasons We’re Wrong About The World - Hans Rosling
  • A Guide to the Good Life: The Ancient Art of Stoic Joy - William B. Irvine
  • The Checklist Manifesto: How To Get Things Right - Atul Gawande
  • Thinking in Systems: A Primer - Donella H. Meadows
  • Thinking, Fast and Slow - Daniel Kahneman
  • The Phoenix Project: A Novel About IT, DevOps, and Helping Your Business Win - Gene Kim
  • Leaders Eat Last: Why Some Teams Pull Together and Others Don’t - Simon Sinek
  • Stoicism and the Art of Happiness - Donald J. Robertson
  • How Google Works - Eric Schmidt
  • The DevOps Handbook - Gene Kim
  • Ultralearning: Accelerate Your Career, Master Hard Skills and Outsmart the Competition - Scott Young
  • Atomic Habits - James Clear
  • The Martian - Andy Weir
  • Range: How Generalists Triumph in a Specialized World - David Epstein
  • Deep Work - Cal Newport
  • Start with why - Simon Sinek
  • The Psychology of Money: Timeless lessons on wealth, greed, and happiness - Morgan Housel
  • Can’t Hurt Me: Master Your Mind and Defy the Odds - David Goggins
  • A Gentleman in Moscow - Amor Towles
  • The Warriors Book of Virtues - Nick Benas
  • Sapiens - a brief history of Humankind - Yuval Noah Harari
  • Digital Minimalism - Cal Newport
  • No Rules Rules - Reed Hastings
  • Good Economics for Hard Times - Esther Duflo, Abhijit V. Banerjee
  • The Ride of a Lifetime - Bob Iger
  • How to avoid a climate disaster - Bill Gates
  • Aus dem Windschatten - André Greipel
  • Your Brain at Work - David Rock
  • Indistractable - Nir Eyal
  • American Football - Adrian Franke
  • How to Think Like a Roman Emperor - Donald J. Robertson
  • The Big Five for Life - John Strelecky
  • Courage Is Calling: Fortune Favors the Brave - Ryan Holiday
  • Kill It with Fire: Manage Aging Computer Systems - Marianne Belotti

Books i currently read

  • Dive into Design Patterns - Alexander Shvets
  • Eat Smarter - Shawn Stevenson
  • Hyperfocus - Chris Bailey

Books i want to read

  • Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder - Nassim Taleb
  • The Obstacle is the Way - Ryan Holiday
  • Sleep Smarter - Shawn Stevenson
  • Crucial Conversations - Kerry Patterson
  • Bullshit Jobs: A Theory - David Graeber
  • Capital in the Twenty-First Century - Thomas Piketty
  • What if - Randall Munroe
  • Rule #1 - Phil Town
  • Skin in the Game - Nassim Nicholas Taleb
  • Convinced! - Jack Nasher
  • Souverän investieren mit Indexfonds und ETFs - Gerd Kommer
  • The Revolt of The Public and the Crisis of Authority in the New Millennium - Martin Gurri
  • Out of Office - Charlie Warzel, Anne Helen Petersen
  • Life is setting me up for success - Victor Levy
  • The Art of Learning: An Inner Journey to Optimal Performance - Josh Waitzkin