Top Books

A list of my top favorite books – in no particular order.

Man’s Search for Meaning x Viktor Frankl

The Alchemist x Paulo Coelho

Fooled by Randomness: The Hidden Role of Chance in Life and in the Markets x Nassim Taleb

Saban: The Making of a Coach x Monte Burke

When Breath Becomes Air x Paul Kalanithi

The Fish That Ate the Whale: The Life and Times of America’s Banana King x Rich Cohen

Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind x Yuval Noah Harari

The Lorax x Dr. Seuss

Bloomberg by Bloomberg x Michael Bloomberg

Phishing for Phools: The Economics of Manipulation and Deceptionx George A. Akerlof and Robert J. Shiller

Naked Economics: Undressing the Dismal Science x Charles Wheelan and Burton G. Malkiel

— Naked Statistics: Stripping the Dread from the Data x Charles Wheelan

The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business x Charles Duhigg

Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us x Daniel Pink

It’s Not All About Me: The Top Ten Techniques for Building Quick Rapport with Anyone x Robin Dreeke

How to Win Friends & Influence People x Dale Carnegie

Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion x Robert B. Cialdini

The Heart of the Buddha’s Teaching: Transforming Suffering into Peace, Joy, and Liberation x Thich Nhat Hanh

Whatever You Think, Think the Opposite x Paul Arden

It’s Not How Good You Are, It’s How Good You Want to Be: The world’s best selling book x Paul Arden

Zen Mind, Beginner’s Mind: Informal Talks on Zen Meditation and Practice x Shunryu Suzuki, Trudy Dixon

The Tao of Pooh x Benjamin Hoff

The Hunger Games Series x Suzanne Collins

Fear Less x Gavin de Becker

Night x Elie Wiesel