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Book Title Shelf
Agile Web Development with Rails: A Pragmatic Guide Thomas, Dave * read
A Mind for Numbers: How to Excel at Math and Science Oakley, Barbara read
Bad Science Goldacre, Ben to-read
Benjamin Franklin: An American Life Isaacson, Walter * to-read
Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear Gilbert, Elizabeth * to-read
Black Swan Green Mitchell, David to-read
Business Adventures Brooks, John read
Clean Code: A Handbook of Agile Software Craftsmanship Martin, Robert C. read
Code Complete McConnell, Steve read
Crush It!: Why Now Is the Time to Cash In on Your Passion Vaynerchuk, Gary * to-read
Deep Learning Goodfellow, Ian to-read
Design Patterns in Ruby Olsen, Russ * read
Domain-Driven Design: Tackling Complexity in the Heart of Software Evans, Eric read
Effective Java Programming Language Guide Bloch, Joshua read
Elon Musk: Inventing the Future Vance, Ashlee read
Exceptional Ruby: Master the Art of Handling Failure in Ruby Grimm, Avdi * read
Fooled by Randomness: The Hidden Role of Chance in Life and in the Markets Taleb, Nassim Nicholas * to-read
Grit Duckworth, Angela * to-read
Head First Design Patterns Freeman, Eric read
High Output Management Grove, Andrew S. read
How Asia Works: Success and Failure in the World’s Most Dynamic Region Studwell, Joe to-read
How The Mighty Fall: And Why Some Companies Never Give In Collins, James C. to-read
How to Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia Hamid, Mohsin to-read
How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk Faber, Adele read
How to Win Friends and Influence People Carnegie, Dale read
How Will You Measure Your Life? Christensen, Clayton M. to-read
If This Is a Man / The Truce Levi, Primo to-read
Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion Cialdini, Robert B. * read
In the Plex: How Google Thinks, Works, and Shapes Our Lives Levy, Steven * read
Joel on Software Spolsky, Joel read
Leaders Eat Last Sinek, Simon * to-read
Let’s Get Real or Let’s Not Play Khalsa, Mahan Illig Randy to-read
Mastery: The Keys to Success and Long-Term Fulfillment Leonard, George read
Misbehaving: The Making of Behavioral Economics Thaler, Richard H. to-read
Moonwalking with Einstein: The Art and Science of Remembering Everything Foer, Joshua * currently-reading
On Food and Cooking: The Science and Lore of the Kitchen McGee, Harold to-read
On the Shortness of Life Seneca read
Paradigms of Artificial Intelligence Programming: Case Studies in Common LISP Norvig, Peter to-read
Patterns of Enterprise Application Architecture Fowler, Martin read
Peopleware: Productive Projects and Teams DeMarco, Tom * read
Practical Object Oriented Design in Ruby Metz, Sandi read
Programming Pearls Bentley, Jon L. read
Refactoring: Improving the Design of Existing Code Fowler, Martin read
Reinventing Organizations: A Guide to Creating Organizations Inspired by the Next Stage of Human Consciousness Laloux, Frederic read
Rework Fried, Jason read
Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind Harari, Yuval Noah read
Siddhartha Hesse, Hermann to-read
Small Giants: Companies That Choose to Be Great Instead of Big Burlingham, Bo to-read
Smart Thinking: Three Essential Keys to Solve Problems, Innovate, and Get Things Done Markman, Art * to-read
Solve for Happy: Engineer Your Path to Joy Gawdat, Mo to-read
Sprint: How to Solve Big Problems and Test New Ideas in Just Five Days Knapp, Jake * read
SQL Queries for Mere Mortals: A Hands-on Guide to Data Manipulation in SQL Viescas, John L. read
Structure and Interpretation of Computer Programs Abelson, Harold read
Test Driven Development: By Example Beck, Kent read
The 5 Elements of Effective Thinking Burger, Edward B. read
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change Covey, Stephen R. read
The Amazon Way: 14 Leadership Principles Behind the World’s Most Disruptive Company Rossman, John * read
The Art of Doing Science and Engineering: Learning to Learn Hamming, Richard read
The Art of Learning: A Journey in the Pursuit of Excellence Waitzkin, Josh read
The Decoded Company: Know Your Talent Better Than You Know Your Customers Segal, Leerom read
The Drunkard’s Walk: How Randomness Rules Our Lives Mlodinow, Leonard to-read
The Elements of Statistical Learning: Data Mining, Inference, and Prediction Hastie, Trevor read
The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon Stone, Brad * to-read
The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable Lencioni, Patrick read
The Five Most Important Questions You Will Ever Ask about Your Organization: An Inspiring Tool for Organizations and the People Who Lead Them Drucker, Peter F. read
The Goal: A Process of Ongoing Improvement Goldratt, Eliyahu M. read
The Happiness Advantage: The Seven Principles of Positive Psychology That Fuel Success and Performance at Work Achor, Shawn to-read
The Hard Thing About Hard Things: Building a Business When There Are No Easy Answers Horowitz, Ben * read
The Inner Game of Tennis: The Classic Guide to the Mental Side of Peak Performance Gallwey, W. Timothy read
The Innovator’s Dilemma: The Revolutionary Book that Will Change the Way You Do Business Christensen, Clayton M. read
The Lean Startup: How Today’s Entrepreneurs Use Continuous Innovation to Create Radically Successful Businesses Ries, Eric * read
The Little Book of Talent: 52 Tips for Improving Your Skills Coyle, Daniel * to-read
The Little Schemer Friedman, Daniel P. to-read
The Magic of Thinking Big Schwartz, David J. read
The Martian Weir, Andy * read
The Modern Firm: Organizational Design for Performance and Growth Roberts, John to-read
The Mythical Man-Month: Essays on Software Engineering Brooks Jr., Frederick P. read
The One Thing: The Surprisingly Simple Truth Behind Extraordinary Results Keller, Gary * to-read
The Power Of Why: Simple Questions That Lead to Success Lang, Amanda to-read
The Pragmatic Programmer: From Journeyman to Master Hunt, Andy * read
The Rails Way Fernandez, Obie read
The Rosie Effect (Don Tillman, #2) Simsion, Graeme * read
The Rosie Project (Don Tillman, #1) Simsion, Graeme * read
The RSpec Book Chelimsky, David read
The Talent Code: Unlocking the Secret of Skill in Sports, Art, Music, Math, and Just About Everything Else Coyle, Daniel * read
The Thank You Economy Vaynerchuk, Gary * to-read
The Timeless Way of Building Alexander, Christopher W. read
The Ultimate Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy Adams, Douglas to-read
The Undoing Project: A Friendship That Changed Our Minds Lewis, Michael read
The Well-Grounded Rubyist Black, David A. read
Think and Grow Rich: The Landmark Bestseller Now Revised and Updated for the 21st Century Hill, Napoleon read
Thinking, Fast and Slow Kahneman, Daniel read
Thinking in Systems: A Primer Meadows, Donella H. read
Think Like a Freak Levitt, Steven D. read
Working Effectively with Legacy Code Feathers, Michael C. * to-read
Zero to One: Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future Thiel, Peter * read