Last Updated: 05 May 2019

What I’m Reading

China’s Great Wall of Debt: Shadow Banks, Ghost Cities, Massive Loans, and the End of the Chinese Miracle

What I’ve Read


After On

Alchemy: The Dark Art and Curious Science of Creating Magic in Brands, Business, and Life

Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder (Incerto)

Folks, This Ain’t Normal: A Farmer’s Advice for Happier Hens, Healthier People, and a Better World

Loonshots: How to Nurture the Crazy Ideas That Win Wars, Cure Diseases, and Transform Industries

The 4-Hour Chef: The Simple Path to Cooking Like a Pro, Learning Anything, and Living the Good Life

Tools of Titans: The Tactics, Routines, and Habits of Billionaires, Icons, and World-Class Performers

What I Eat: Around the World in 80 Diets


Dirt to Soil: One Family’s Journey into Regenerative Agriculture

Growing a Revolution: Bringing Our Soil Back to Life

The Third Plate: Field Notes on the Future of Food


Home Made

Japanese Farm Food

Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly

My New Roots: Inspired Plant-Based Recipes for Every Season

Six Seasons: A New Way with Vegetables


An Economist Gets Lunch: New Rules for Everyday Foodies

Dollars and Sense: How We Misthink Money and How to Spend Smarter

Fooled by Randomness: The Hidden Role of Chance in Life and in the Markets (Incerto)

I Will Teach You To Be Rich

The Ascent of Money: A Financial History of the World

The Intelligent Investor: The Classic Text on Value Investing


A Short History of Nearly Everything

At Home: A Short History of Private Life

Nothing to Envy: Ordinary Lives in North Korea


Deep Work: Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World

Discipline Equals Freedom

The Bed of Procrustes: Philosophical and Practical Aphorisms (Incerto)

The Effective Executive: The Definitive Guide to Getting the Right Things Done

The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing

What Doesn’t Kill Us: How Freezing Water, Extreme Altitude, and Environmental Conditioning Will Renew Our Lost Evolutionary Strength


Dataclysm: Who We Are (When We Think No One’s Looking)

Deep: Freediving, Renegade Science, and What the Ocean Tells Us about Ourselves

Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow

Scale: The Universal Laws of Growth, Innovation, Sustainability, and the Pace of Life in Organisms, Cities, Economies, and Companies

The Most Human Human: What Talking with Computers Teaches Us About What It Means to Be Alive

The Undoing Project: A Friendship That Changed Our Minds

The Book of Why: The New Science of Cause and Effect

Science Fiction

Seveneves: A Novel

Stories of Your Life and Others

The Martian: A Novel

The Millennial Project: Colonizing the Galaxy in Eight Easy Steps

The Three-Body Problem (Remembrance of Earth’s Past)

The Dark Forest (Remembrance of Earth’s Past Book 2)


Rice, Noodle, Fish: Deep Travels Through Japan’s Food Culture

Super Sushi Ramen Express: A Culinary Adventure Through Japan

The Almost Nearly Perfect People: Behind the Myth of the Scandinavian Utopia