Favorite Books

Isaac Asimov Foundation series
Amy Chua Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother
Paulo Coelho The Alchemist: A Fable About Following Your Dream
Phillip K Dick Ubik
Charles Darwin On the Origin of Species
Richard Feynman Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman!
Six Easy Pieces: Essentials of Physics Explained by Its Most Brilliant Teacher
What Do You Care What Other People Think?: Further Adventures of a Curious Character
Malcolm Gladwell The Tipping Point: How Little Things can make a Big Difference
Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking
Outliers: The Story of Success
What the Dog Saw: And Other Adventures
David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants
Walter Isaacson Einstein: His Life and Universe
Robert Kanigel The Man Who Knew Infinity: A Life of the Genius Ramanujan
Rudyard Kipling The Jungle Book
Jhumpa Lahiri Interpreter of Maladies
Unaccustomed Earth: Stories
Steven Levitt and
Stephen Dubner
Super Freakonomics
When to Rob a Bank: ...And 131 More Warped Suggestions and Well-Intended Rants
Think Like a Freak: The Authors of Freakonomics Offer to Retrain Your Brain
Michael Lewis Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt
The Undoing Project: A Friendship That Changed Our Minds
Randall Munroe What If?: Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions
Robert Pirsig Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance
Ayn Rand The Fountainhead
Atlast Shrugged
J. K. Rowling Harry Potter series
Nassim Taleb The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable
Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder
Peter Thiel, Blake Masters Zero to One: Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future
J. R. R. Tolkein The Hobbit
The Lord of the Rings
Elizabeth Warren A Fighting Chance
James Watson The Double Helix: A Personal Account of the Discovery of the Structure of DNA
Fareed Zakaria The Post-American World 2.0
In Defense of a Liberal Education
Gary Zukav The Dancing Wu Li Masters