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Books Read in 2018

Posted: 2018-12-28.

Note: These are listed in order read, I suppose my top 5 would be Walden, Broad Band, Bullshit Jobs, Small Fry and Creative Selection.

  1. Fire & Fury: Inside the Trump White House by Michael Wolff

  2. On the Shortness of Life by Seneca

  3. Walden Two by B.F. Skinner

  4. Walden by Henry David Thoreau

  5. Royal City, Vol 1 & 2 by Jeff Lemire

  6. On Tyranny: Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century by Timothy Snyder

  7. Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism and Progress by Steven Pinker

  8. Masters of Doom: How Two Guys Created an Empire and Transformed Pop Culture by Jake Kushner (This was a riot!)

  9. Console Wars: Sega, Nintendo and the Battle that Defined a Generation by Blake J. Harris

  10. Broad Band: The Untold Story of the Women Who Made the Internet by Claire L. Evans

  11. Sunburst: The Ascent of Sun Microsystems by Mark Hall (A lot of great UNIX history, second-hand print only)

  12. The Art of Failure: An Essay on the Pain of Playing Video Games by Jesper Juul

  13. Free for All: How Linux and the Free Software Movement Undercut the High-Tech Titans by Peter Wayner

  14. So Good They Can't Ignore You by Cal Newport

  15. Deep Work: Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World by Cal Newport

  16. Where Good Ideas Come From: The Natural History of Innovation by Steven Johnson

  17. Generation X: Tales for an Accelerated Culture by Douglas Coupland

  18. All Families are Psychotic by Douglas Coupland

  19. Bullshit Jobs: A Theory by David Graeber

  20. A Personal Matter by Kenzaburo Oe

  21. Creative Selection: Inside Apple's Design Process During the Golden Age of Steve Jobs by Ken Kocienda

  22. Small Fry by Lisa Brennan-Jobs

  23. Hiking with Nietzsche: On Becoming Who You Are by John Kaag

  24. A Man's Search for Meaning by Viktor E. Frankl

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