I haven't updated this book list since 2020. New books will be added once I complete redesign of my website.

Why We Sleep

Matthew Walker

Deep Work

Cal Newport

Getting Things Done

David Allen

Java: A Beginner's Guide

Herbert Schildt

The Code Book

Simon Singh


Daniel H. Pink

The Willpower Instinct

Kelly McGonigal

Never Split the Difference

Chriss Voss

Mindfulness in Plain English

Henepola Gunaratana

Eloquent JavaScript

Marijn Haverbeke

So Good They Can't Ignore You

Cal Newport


Robert B. Cialdini

Zero to One

Peter Thiel


Duncan Clark

Steve Jobs

Walter Isaacson

Leonardo da Vinci

Walter Isaacson

The Inner Game of Tennis

W. Timothy Gallwey

Elon Musk

Ashlee Vance


Yuval Noah Harari

Pro Git

Scott Chacon, Ben Straub

Permanent Record

Edward Snowden

Man's Search for Meaning

Viktor Frankl

Shoe Dog

Phil Knight

Dive Into Design Patterns

Alexander Shvets

The Almanack of Naval Ravikant

Eric Jorgenson

Fahrenheit 451

Ray Bradbury

The Stranger

Albert Camus

The Plague

Albert Camus

Fight Club

Chuck Palahniuk

The Expanse Series

James S. A. Corey

Norwegian Wood

Haruki Murakami


George Orwell

Animal Farm

George Orwell

The Great Gatsby

Francis Scott Fitzgerald

The Catcher in the Rye

J. D. Salinger

The Picture of Dorian Gray

Oscar Wilde

A Clockwork Orange

Anthony Burgess

One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

The Godfather

Mario Puzo

Minority Report and Other Stories

Philip K. Dick


Hermann Hesse

The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

Douglas Adams

Norse Mythology

Neil Gaiman

Of Mice and Men

John Steinbeck


Hermann Hesse