Reading

These abbreviations denote my background interest & motivation: W = work-related, P = personal, often via book flying off the shelf into my hands, recommendation of a friend or through book club.

Currently Reading:
P, Tales of Prison Life, Sri Aurobindo
P, The Life Divine, Sri Aurobindo
W, Tribe of Mentors: Short Life Advice from the Best in the World, Timothy Ferris
W, 15 Secrets People Know about Time Management, Kevin Kruse

2018 Next to Read:
W, Leading Snowflakes: The New Engineering Manager’s Handbook: Oren Ellenbogen
P, Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End, Atul Gawande

2018 Read:
W, Work Simply: Embracing the Power of Your Personal Productivity Style, Carson Tate
W, The Creative Habit: Learn it and Use it for Life, Twyla Tharp
P, Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood,Trevor Noah
P, Lincoln in the Bardo, George Saunders
P, The Known World: A Novel, Edward P. Jones
P, The Keeper of Lost Things: A Novel, Ruth Hogan
P, The Underground Railroad, Colson Whitehead

2017 Read:
W, The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck: A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life, Mark Manson
W, The First 90 Days: Proven Strategies for Getting Up to Speed Faster and Smarter, Michael Watkins
W, Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less, Greg McKeon
W, The Energy Bus: 10 Rules to Fuel Your Life, Work, and Team with Positive Energy, John Gordon
W, Customer Success: How Innovative Companies are Reducing Churn and Growing Recurring Revenues, Nick Mehta, Dan Steinman, Lincoln Murphy
W, The Lean Product Playbook: How to Innovate with Minimum Viable Product and Rapid Customer Feedback, Dan Olsen
W, Show your Work, Austin Kleon
W, We Should All be Feminists, , Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
W, The Obstacle is the Way: The Timeless Art of Turning Trials into Triumph, Ryan Holiday

P, Upstream, Mary Oliver
P, A Cannon, A Heart, Now This, Michael Mark
P, A Man Called Ove, Frederik Backman
P, Black Dogs: A Novel, Ian McEwan
P, Becoming Odyssa, Jennifer Pharr Davis
P, Swimming to Antarctica: Tales of a Long Distance Swimmer, Lynne Cox
P, The Wind-up Bird Chronicle, Haruki Murakami
P, The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics, Daniel James Brown
P, Olive Kitteridge, Elizabeth Strout
P, H is For Hawk, Helen Macdonald
P, How to Cook a Wolf, M.F.K. Fisher
P, How to be a Woman, Caitlin Moran
P, Men Explain Things to Me, Rebecca Solnit
P, The Elusive Obvious, Moshe Feldenkrais
P, Living Color: Painting, Writing, and the Bones of Seeing, Natalie Goldberg
P, How it all Began: A Novel: Penelope Lively
P, Beauty: The Invisible Embrace, John O’Donohue
P, To Bless the Space Between Us: A Book of Blessings, John O’Donohue
P, Anam Cara: A Book of Celtic Wisdom, John O’Donohue