Books

Currently reading

Title Author Started Progress
Rationality 1: Map and territory Eliezer Yudkowsky 01/05/2022 47%
Ender’s Game: Xenocide Orson Scott Card 15/09/2022 7%

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Fiction

Title Author Stars MM/Year
Ender’s Game: Speaker of the Dead Orson Scott Card 5 09/2022
The secret diary of Hendrik Groen, 831/4 years old Hendrik Groen 4 03/2022
Ender’s Game Orson Scott Card 5 12/2021
Girl with a Pearl Earring Tracy Chevalier 4 2021
The Institute Stephen King 4 2021
The Time Machine H.G. Wells 4 2021
The Kite Runner Khaled Hosseini 4 2018
And the Mountains Echoed Khaled Hosseini 2 2018
The Lost Symbol Dan Brown 4 2017
The Da Vinci Code Dan Brown 4 2019
The Immortals of Meluha Amish Tripathi 3 2019
Nothing Ventured Jeffrey Archer 3 2020
Animal Farm George Orwell 5 2020
And Then There Were None Agatha Christie 4 2020
Murder on the Orient Express Agatha Christie 4 2020
Chasing Tomorrow Sidney Sheldon - 2020
The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy Douglas Adams 5 2021
Five Point Someone Chetan Bhagat 2 2014
2 States Chetan Bhagat 3 2014
Title Author Stars Year
The Theory of Everything Stephen Hawking 3 2016
A Brief History of Time Stephen Hawking 3 2016

Non-fiction

Title Author Stars MM/Year
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People Stephen R. Covey   04/2022
Nobel Dreams Gary Taubes 2 04/2022
Superior Angela Saini 3 2021
Sapiens Yuval Noah Harari 5 2021
Quiet Power Susan Cain 3 2021
The Telescope in the Ice Mark Bowen 4 2021
Who Moved My Cheese Spencer Johnson 5 2020
Life Is What You Make It Peter Buffett 4 2020
The War of Art Steven Pressfield 4 2020
Feynman’s Rainbow Leonard Mlodinow 5 2020

Biographies

Title Author Stars Year
Yanni in Words Yanni 3 2020
Surely You’re Joking, Mr. Feynman! Richard P. Feynman 5 2019
Wings of Fire A.P.J. Abdul Kalam 3 2017
Steve Jobs Walter Isaacson 4 2016

Didn’t finish

Title Author Enjoyed?
About Science
The First Three Minutes Steven Weinberg Somewhat
Biographies
The Shooting Star Shivya Nath Nay
Shoe Dog Phil Knight Somewhat
Non-fiction
The 4-Hour Workweek Tim Ferriss Nay
Thinking Fast and Slow Daniel Kahneman Somewhat
Creativity, Inc. Ed Catmull Yea
Fiction
One Hundred Years of Solitude Gabriel García Márquez Yea
The Restaurant at the End of the Universe Douglas Adams Nay
The Invisible Man H.G. Wells Nay

Rating guide

Stars Means
5 Loved it
4 Enjoyed it
3 Liked it
2 So-so
1 Unreadable

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Update 18 December 2021: It’s been over one year and I still haven’t read these!

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  • First Timers Only
    • Friendly Open Source projects should reserve specific issues for newbies.
    • I had to add the site description here to remember what First Timers Only is about.

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