Book Recommendations

Here are my top picks from some recent books I’ve read:

  • Never Eat Alone by Keith Ferrazzi
    • A classic, and one of the best books on networking
  • The Formula by Albert-Laszlo Barabasi
    • Lifting the veil on the real secrets to success
  • Infinite Powers by Steven Strogatz
    • The history of calculus and the fundamental role it plays
  • Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion by Robert Cialdini
    • An enjoyable and informative read on the use and abuse of persuasion
  • Architects of AI by Martin Ford
    • In-depth interviews with 23 leaders of AI
  • The Model Thinker by Scott E. Page
    • One of the best books on Mental Models
  • Super Thinking by Gabriel Weinberg & Lauren McCann
    • An enjoyable read on Mental Models
  • Why We Sleep by Matthew Walker
    • A fascinating foray into the science of sleep
  • The Uninhabitable Earth by David Wallace-Wells
    • A vivid portrait of Climate Change
  • Make it Stick by Peter C. Brown
    • One of the best books on the latest research on Learning
  • Small Teaching by James M. Lang
    • Practical lessons for educators based on the science of Learning
  • What the Best College Teachers Do by Ken Bain
    • A thorough investigation into why some educators have greater impact on their students
  • My Grandmother Sends Her Regards and Apologies by Fredrik Backman
    • Fantastic novel by a fantastic author
  • A Man Called Over by Fredrik Backman
    • Fantastic novel by a fantastic author
  • Bear Town by Fredrik Backman
    • Fantastic novel by a fantastic author
  • A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles
    • Fantastic novel by a fantastic author, very well written
  • Dreyer’s English by Benjamin Dreyer
    • A fun read on how to improve your English!
  • Midnight in Chernobyl by Adam Higginbotham
    • A chilling and detailed account of the horror of Chernobyl
  • Out of the Forest by Gregory P. Smith
    • An unbelievable story how one person became an academic
  • The Secret Cyclist
    • The hidden truth to being a professional cyclist