Reading List

Currently Reading:

4. Peace
by Gene Wolfe


1. The Social Conquest of Earth
by Edward O. Wilson

2. Cancer as a Metabolic Disease
by Thomas Seyfried

3. The Righteous Mind
by Jonathan Haidt

Read in 2017:

1. Through the Eye of a Needle: Wealth, the Fall of Rome, and the Making of Christianity in the West, 350-550 AD (Audiobook)
by Peter Brown
One of the most extraordinary books I've read about this period of history.

3. Fifty Orwell Essays
by George Orwell

5. The State of the Art
by Iain M. Banks

6. Second Foundation
by Isaac Asimov

7. Foundation and Empire
by Isaac Asimov

8. Foundation
by Isaac Asimov

9. The Waste Land
by T.S. Eliot

10. Inversions
by Iain M. Banks

11. Look to Windward
by Iain M. Banks

13. Deep Work
by Cal Newport

14. The Three Body Problem
by Cixin Liu

15. (REREAD) Fall of Hyperion
by Dan Simmons

16. The Lady of The Lake
by Andrzej Sapkowski

17. The Tower of the Swallow
by Andrzej Sapkowski

18. Baptism of Fire
by Andrzej Sapkowski

19. (REREAD) Hyperion
by Dan Simmons
I didn't mean to start re-reading Hyperion again, but the Priest's Tale is so good it just sucked me right in to the story again.

20. Time of Contempt
by Andrzej Sapkowski

21. Dune
by Frank Herbert

23. Blood of Elves
by Andrzej Sapkowski

24. Sword of Destiny
by Andrzej Sapkowski

25. The Last Wish
by Andrzej Sapkowski

Read in 2016:

1. The Paris Review Interviews, I
by The Paris Review (Author), Philip Gourevitch (Introduction)

3. The Fifth Head of Cerberus: Three Novellas
by Gene Wolfe
Requires a re-read to fully appreciate.

4. Operating Manual for Spaceship Earth
by R. Buckminster Fuller

5. The Futurological Congress: From the Memoirs of Ijon Tichy
by Stanislaw Lem
Quite simply one of the funniest books I've ever read.

6. Mortal Engines
by Stansilaw Lem

7. Star Diaries
by Stanislaw Lem

8. On Intelligence
by Jeff Hawkins

14. The Princeton Companion to Applied Mathematics
by Nicholas J. Higham and Mark R. Dennis

18. The First Tycoon
by T.J. Stiles

23. The Trial of Henry Kissinger
by Christopher Hitchens

24. Rendezvous with Rama
by Arthur C. Clarke

26. Seveneves
by Neal Stephenson

27. The Girl With All The Gifts
by M. R. Carey

29. Three Moments of An Explosion
by China Mieville

30. Beyond the Aquila Rift
by Alastair Reynolds

31. (REREAD) Hyperion
by Dan Simmons

33. Altered Carbon
by Richard Morgan

34. Abyss Beyond Dreams
by Peter F. Hamilton

35. Solaris
by Stanislaw Lem

36. The Inevitable
by Kevin Kelly

38. House of Suns
by Alastair Reynolds

39. (REREAD) The Big Sleep
by Raymond Chandler

40. The Defense of Gallipoli: A General Staff Study
by George S. Patton Jr
Doesn't appear to be available on Amazon any more.

42. What Technology Wants
by Kevin Kelly

43. Hydrogen Sonata
by Iain M. Banks

44. (REREAD) Revelation Space
by Alastair Reynolds

46. Superintelligence
by Nick Bostrom

47. Lying
by Sam Harris

48. Tools of Titans
by Tim Feriss

49. Hitch-22: A Memoir (AUDIOBOOK)
by Christopher Hitchens

50. Foundation (AUDIOBOOK)
by Isaac Asimov

52. Gordon Ramsay's Ultimate Cookery Course
by Gordon Ramsay
Made a lot of recipes from this book. I just think Ramsay is a cut above the rest.

53. Gordon Ramsay's Great British Pub Food
by Gordon Ramsay
Good winter recipes, but the eBook was ruined by extremely poor formatting.

54. Gordon Ramsay's Ultimate Home Cooking
by Gordon Ramsay
One of the best recipe books out there.

55. River Cottage Light & Easy: Healthy Recipes for Every Day
by Hugh Fearnly-Whitingstall
Very simple recipes that often blow people away.