Reading

Currently reading (in order of attention dedicated):
– Frankenstein; Or, The Modern Prometheus by Mary Shelley
– The Programmer’s Brain by Felienne Hermans
An Elegant System: Systems of Engineering Management by Will Larson
– The Innovators by Walter Isaacson

Books read in 2021:
1. Get Together: How to Build a Community w/ Your People by Richardson, Sotto, and Huynh
2. Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel Garcia Marquez
3. Recursion by Blake Crouch
4. The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger
5. Nine Stories by J.D. Salinger
6. Franny and Zooey by J.D. Salinger
7. Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters and Seymour an Introduction by J.D. Salinger
8. The Color of Air by Gail Tsukiyama
9. Train Dreams by Denis Johnson
10. The Fifth Season by N. K. Jemisin
11. Work Rules by Laszlo Bock
12. The Glass Hotel by Emily St. John Mandel
13. The Pragmatic Programmer by Andy Hunt and Dave Thomas
14. The Code Breaker by Walter Isaacson
15. The Nickel Boys by Colson Whitehead
16. Love by Hanne Ørstavik
17. A Swim in the Pond in the Rain by George Saunders
18. The Memory Police by Yōko Ogawa
19. Bravey by Alexi Pappas
20. The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead
21. Klara and the Sun by Kazuo Ishiguro
22. Yearbook by Seth Rogen
23. The Anthropocene Reviewed by John Green
24. Radical Candor by Kim Scott
25. Exhalation by Ted Chiang
26. Fjords vol. 2 by Zachary Schomburg
27. The Housekeeper and the Professor by Yoko Ogawa
28. Visual Explanations by Edward Tufte
29. Untamed by Glennon Doyle
30. Invent and Wander: The Collected Writings of Jeff Bezos (Intro by Walter Isaacson)
31. Spook by Mary Roach
32. An American Marriage by Tayari Jones
33. Hail Mary by Andy Weir
34. Ninth House by Leigh Bardugo
35. Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
36. The End of Everything (Astrophysically Speaking) by Katie Mack
37. This is How You Lose the Time War by Amal El-Mohtar and Max Gladstone
38. Beautiful World, Where Are You by Sally Rooney
39. Never Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro
40. Beloved by Toni Morrison

Books read in 2020:
1. 97 Things Every Engineering Manager Should Know by Camille Fournier
2. State of the Union by Nick Hornby
3. Kitchen Confidential by Anthony Bourdain
4. Permanent Record by Edward Snowden
5. Born a Crime by Trevor Noah
6. Shoe Dog by Phil Knight
7. Never Split the Difference by Chris Voss
8. Pulver Maar by Zachary Schomburg
9. Artemis by Andy Weir
10. The Great Believers by Rebecca Makkai
11. Calypso by David Sedaris
12. Welcome to the Goddamn Ice Cube by Blair Braverman
13. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J.K. Rowling
14. The Martian Chronicles by Ray Bradbury
15. The Time Machine by H. G. Wells
16. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J.K. Rowling
17. Build a Career in Data Science by Emily Robinson and Jacqueline Nolis
18. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J.K. Rowling
19. The Manager’s Path by Camille Fournier
20. Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
21. If It Bleeds by Stephen King
22. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J.K. Rowling
23. The Left Hand of Darkness by Ursula K. Leguin
24. The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett
25. Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates
26. The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood
27. Designing Data-Intensive Applications by Martin Kleppmann
28. The Testaments by Margaret Atwood
29. Hooked by Nir Eyal
30. The Ride of a Lifetime by Bob Iger
31. Madness, Rack, and Honey by Mary Ruefle
32. Digital Minimalism by Cal Newport
33. Save Me the Plums by Ruth Reichl
34. The Effective Executive by Peter Drucker
35. The Making of a Manager by Julie Zhuo
36. Normal People by Sally Rooney
37. Conversations with Friends by Sally Rooney
38. The Forever Transaction by Robbie Kellman Baxter
39. The Death of Vivek Oji by Akwaeke Emezi
40. Automating Inequality by Virginia Eubanks
41. W. E. B. Du Bois’s Data Portraits: Visualizing Black America
42. The Body by Bill Bryson
43. Keep Moving by Maggie Smith
44. The Evening and the Morning by Ken Follett
45. Long Walk to Freedom by Nelson Mandela
46. Live From New York: An Uncensored History Of SNL by Miller + Shales
47. Linchpin by Seth Godin
48. Working in Public: Making and Maintenance of Open Source Software by Nadia Eghbal
49. Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout
50. Dark Matter by Blake Crouch

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On hold for now:
– Too Much and Not the Mood: Essays by Durga Chew-Bose
– The Obelisk Gate by N. K. Jemisin

– Tiny Python Projects by Ken Youens-Clark
– The Art of Doing Science and Engineering by Richard Hamming
– The Great Mental Models Volume 1: General Thinking Concepts by Rhiannon Beaubien
– Staff Engineer by Will Larson