March 29, 2019

This is very out of date.

This is a list of all the books I hope to read. It is usually very non-fiction biased. Fiction tends not to last long on this list as I read it much faster.

If you want to see my entire list, check out my library.


The Tao of Philosophy by Alan Watts. Genre: Philosophy.

Impro by Keith Johnstone. Genre: Improvisation.

Kill All Normies by Angela Nagel. Genre: Culture.

Guns, Germs and Steel by Jared Diamond. Genre: History.

Principles by Ray Dalio. Genre: Philosophy.

The Extended Phenotype by Richard Dawkins. Genre: Biology.

Meditations by Marcus Aurelius. Genre: Philosophy. Recommended by Brian Timar.

Midnight’s Children by Salman Rushdie. Genre: Magical Realism.

Bonfire of the Vanities by Tom Wolfe. Genre: Modern Classic.

The Right Stuff by Tom Wolfe. Genre: Modern Classic.

To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf. Genre: Classic.

The Mind Body Problem by Rebecca Goldstein. Genre: Philosophy.

Poor Charlie’s Almanack by Charlie Munger. Genre: Essays.

The Beginning of Infinity by David Deutsch. Genre: Physics & Philosophy.

Godel, Escher, Bach by Douglas Hofstadter. Genre: Mathematics & Philosophy.

Point Counterpoint by Aldous Huxley. Genre: Classic.

Coming Apart by Charles Murray. Genre: Sociology.

Scoop by Evelyn Waugh. Genre: Classic.

Tempo by Venkatesh Rao. Genre: Decision Science

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas by Hunter S. Thompson. Genre: Modern Classic.

Atonement by Ian McEwan. Genre: Modern Classic.

The Once and Future Liberal by Mark Lilla. Genre: Politics.

Civilisation by Niall Ferguson. Genre: History.

Enlightenment Now by Steven Pinker. Genre: Culture.

Being Ecological by Timothy Morton. Genre: Ecology.

In the Shadow of the Sword by Tom Holland. Genre: History.

In Cold Blood by Truman Capote. Genre: Modern Classic.

The Sound and the Fury by William Faulkner. Genre: Classic.

Inadequate Equilibria by Elizier Yudkowsky. Genre: Economics.

The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway. Genre: Classic.

One Hundred Years of Solitude by Gabriel-Garcia Marquez. Genre: Modern Classic.

The Road to Wigan Pier by George Orwell. Genre: Ethnography.

The Wind Up Bird Chronicle by Haruki Murakami. Genre: .

On Chesil Beach by Ian McEwan. Genre: Modern Classic.

A Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy O’Toole. Genre: Classic.

Lucky Jim by Kingsley Amis. Genre: Classic.

Meditations by Marcus Aurelius. Genre: Philosophy.

The Quran by N/A. Genre: Religious Text.

The Square and the Tower by Niall Ferguson. Genre: History.

Awakenings by Oliver Sacks. Genre: Neuroscience.

Superforecasting by Philip Tetlock. Genre: Data Science.

Master and Margarita by Bulgakov. Genre: Classic.

Disturbing the Universe by Freeman Dyson. Genre: Memoir.

The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt. Genre: Modern Classic.

Behave by Robert Sapolsky. Genre: Psychology

Silk Roads by Frank Opan. Genre: History

On Writing by Stephen King. Genre: Writing