Currently Reading

Books I am really trying to read. Really!

Good Pop, Bad Pop by Jarvis Cocker
Troubled Blood (Cormoran Strike, #5) by Robert Galbraith

Want to Read

Some of the books I haven’t yet got round to buying or borrowing, but seem like books I might enjoy

Internet for the People by Ben Tarnoff
Avenue of Mysteries by John Irving
Be Your Future Self Now: The Science of Intentional Transformation by Dr. Benjamin Hardy
Focus: The Future of Your Company Depends on It by Al Ries
The Decadent Society: How We Became the Victims of Our Own Success by Ross Douthat
The Color of Magic by Terry Pratchett
The Fourth Industrial Revolution-Hardcover by Klaus Schwab
Shaping the Future of the Fourth Industrial Revolution by Professor Dr.-Ing. Klaus Schwab
Fairness and Freedom by David Hackett Fischer
Tribes: We Need You to Lead Us by Seth Godin
Matter by Iain M
Strategic Doing by Edward Morrison
Snow Crash: A Novel by Neal Stephenson
The Metaverse: And How it Will Revolutionize Everything by Matthew Ball
The Algebra of Happiness by Scott Galloway
Adrift by Scott Galloway
You're It: Crisis, Change, and How to Lead When It Matters Most by Leonard J. Marcus
Klara and the Sun: A novel by Kazuo Ishiguro
Faulks on Fiction by Sebastian Faulks
Brand Manners: How to Create the Self-Confident Organisation to Live the Brand by Hamish Pringle
The Starfish and the Spider: The Unstoppable Power of Leaderless Organizations by Ori Brafman
Wikinomics: How Mass Collaboration Changes Everything by Don Tapscott
The God Delusion by Richard Dawkins
The Incumbent by Brian McGrory
The Quiet Room: A Journey Out of the Torment of Madness by Lori Schiller
Hawaii Pono : A Social History by Lawrence H. Fuchs
Atomised by Michel Houellebecq
World 3.0: Global Prosperity and How to Achieve It by Pankaj Ghemawat
I am Not Sick, I Don't Need Help!: How to Help Someone With Mental Illness Accept Treatment by Xavier Francisco Amador
John Dies at the End (John Dies at the End, #1) by David Wong
Land and Power in Hawaii: The Democratic Years by George Cooper
The Handmaid's Tale (The Handmaid's Tale, #1) by Margaret Atwood
So Much for That by Lionel Shriver
The Fifth Element of Love (While I Was Learning to Become God) by Roxana Jones
While I Was Learning to Become God by Roxana Jones
The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander
British Counterinsurgency by John Newsinger
The Assault on Reason by Al Gore
Brand Thinking and Other Noble Pursuits by Debbie Millman
Liarmouth: A Feel-Bad Romance by John Waters
Live Wire (Myron Bolitar, #10) by Harlan Coben
The Dark Side of the Sun by Terry Pratchett
Fool Me Once by Harlan Coben
The Books of Earthsea (Earthsea Cycle, #1-6) by Ursula K. Le Guin
The Fifth Risk by Michael Lewis
The Color of Magic (Discworld, #1; Rincewind, #1) by Terry Pratchett
The Color Purple by Alice Walker
The Bomber Mafia: A Dream, a Temptation, and the Longest Night of the Second World War by Malcolm Gladwell
Born a Crime: Stories From a South African Childhood by Trevor Noah
Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time by Dava Sobel
Norse Mythology by Neil Gaiman
Blue Ocean Strategy: How to Create Uncontested Market Space and Make the Competition Irrelevant by W. Chan Kim
Bullshit Jobs: A Theory by David Graeber
Made to Stick: Why Some Ideas Survive and Others Die by Chip Heath
The Infinite Game by Simon Sinek
Finite and Infinite Games: A Vision of Life as Play and Possibility by James P. Carse
Beautiful World, Where Are You: A Novel by Sally Rooney
A Good Hard Kick in the Ass by Rob Adams
Future Wealth by Stanley M. Davis
Working: People Talk About What They Do All Day and How They Feel About What They Do by Studs Terkel
Zen in the Art of Writing by Ray Bradbury
Out of Sight by Elmore Leonard
Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us by Daniel H. Pink
A Whole New Mind: Why Right-Brainers Will Rule the Future by Daniel H. Pink
Human Traces by Sebastian Faulks
Faulks on Fiction by Sebastian Faulks
Brand Manners: How to Create the Self-Confident Organisation to Live the Brand by Hamish Pringle
The Starfish and the Spider: The Unstoppable Power of Leaderless Organizations by Ori Brafman
Wikinomics: How Mass Collaboration Changes Everything by Don Tapscott
The God Delusion by Richard Dawkins
The Incumbent by Brian McGrory
Hawaii Pono : A Social History by Lawrence H. Fuchs
The Quiet Room: A Journey Out of the Torment of Madness by Lori Schiller
Atomised by Michel Houellebecq
World 3.0: Global Prosperity and How to Achieve It by Pankaj Ghemawat
British Counterinsurgency by John Newsinger
Land and Power in Hawaii: The Democratic Years by George Cooper
The Assault on Reason by Al Gore
Brand Thinking and Other Noble Pursuits by Debbie Millman

Not Finished

Books that I gave up on, not because they were necessarily bad - but maybe overlong and repetitive - or just books I want to keep around for reference.

The People Centered Economy: The New Ecosystem For Work by Vint Cerf

Finished Reading

Some of the books I have actually read. Since this list is (for now) the longest list - I set it to pop up last.

The New Silk Roads: The Present and Future of the World by Peter Frankopan
In Defense of a Liberal Education by Fareed Zakaria
The Infinite Staircase: What the Universe Tells Us About Life, Ethics, and Mortality by Geoffrey Moore
Daniel Martin by John Fowles
The Four: The Hidden DNA of Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google by Scott Galloway
Brideshead Revisited by Evelyn Waugh
I Am a Strange Loop by Douglas R. Hofstadter
The English by Jeremy Paxman
Foucault's Pendulum by Umberto Eco
Four Thousand Weeks: Time Management for Mortals by Oliver Burkeman
The Prophet by Kahlil Gibran
East of Eden: (Penguin Orange Collection) by John Steinbeck
The Plague by Albert Camus
Team Human by Douglas Rushkoff
Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: An Inquiry Into Values (Phaedrus, #1) by Robert M. Pirsig
The Startup Game: Inside the Partnership between Venture Capitalists and Entrepreneurs by William H. Draper III
Life by Keith Richards
Cannery Row (Cannery Row #1) by John Steinbeck
The Silver Chair (Chronicles of Narnia, #4) by C.S. Lewis
The Screwtape Letters by C.S. Lewis
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (Chronicles of Narnia, #1) by C.S. Lewis
The Magician's Nephew (Chronicles of Narnia, #6) by C.S. Lewis
Prince Caspian (Chronicles of Narnia, #2) by C.S. Lewis
The Voyage of the Dawn Treader (Chronicles of Narnia, #3) by C.S. Lewis
The Horse and His Boy (Chronicles of Narnia, #5) by C.S. Lewis
The Last Battle (Chronicles of Narnia, #7) by C.S. Lewis
The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland / Through the Looking-Glass by Lewis Carroll
The Chronicles of Narnia (Chronicles of Narnia, #1-7) by C.S. Lewis
The Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger
Outliers: The Story of Success by Malcolm Gladwell
Billions & Billions: Thoughts on Life and Death at the Brink of the Millennium by Carl Sagan
Daniel Martin by John Fowles
Boomerang: Travels in the New Third World by Michael Lewis
Crossing the Chasm: Marketing and Selling High-Tech Products to Mainstream Customers by Geoffrey A. Moore
Playing in the Unified Field: Raising and Becoming Conscious, Creative Human Beings by Carla Hannaford
Vultures' Picnic: In Pursuit of Petroleum Pigs, Power Pirates, and High-Finance Carnivores by Greg Palast
Young Philby by Robert Littell
For the Win by Cory Doctorow
Why Killer Products Don't Sell: How to Run Your Company to a New Set of Rules by Ian Gotts
Gödel, Escher, Bach: An Eternal Golden Braid by Douglas R. Hofstadter
The Mind’s I: Fantasies and Reflections on Self and Soul by Douglas R. Hofstadter
I Am a Strange Loop by Douglas R. Hofstadter
Assholes: A Theory by Aaron James
The United States Constitution by Founding Fathers
A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini
Platform Scale: How an emerging business model helps startups build large empires with minimum investment by Sangeet Paul Choudary
Breakthrough by David C.M. Carter
The Drop (Harry Bosch, #15; Harry Bosch Universe, #23) by Michael Connelly
Toys by James Patterson
Working Class Boy (Working Class Boy, #1) by Jimmy Barnes
Now You See Her by James Patterson
Silverview by John le Carré
Taste: My Life through Food by Stanley Tucci
The Picture Of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde
Shopgirl by Steve Martin
The Imaginary Girlfriend by John Irving
Right, Ho Jeeves by P.G. Wodehouse
Inside Apple: How America's Most Admired--and Secretive--Company Really Works by Adam Lashinsky
The Forty Rules of Love by Elif Shafak
Email Marketing Rules: How to Wear a White Hat, Shoot Straight, and Win Hearts by Chad White
Love Cycles: The Five Essential Stages of Lasting Love by Linda Carroll
The Mountain Shadow by Gregory David Roberts
Credibility Nation: For Professionals Who Want to Be Seen as Credible by Mitchell Levy
For Business Leaders Slapped in the Face by a World They Thought They Knew: A Human's Guide To Our New World - And How To Make It Work For Us by John Philpin
Success Secrets for Wellbeing by Penny Power
Success Secrets of Entrepreneurs by Penny Power
My Addiction & Recovery: Just Because You're Done With Drugs Doesn't Mean Drugs Are Done With You by Ed Kressy
I'm Over All That: And Other Confessions by Shirley MacLaine
The Anderson Tapes by Lawrence Sanders
Illusions: The Adventures of a Reluctant Messiah by Richard Bach
A Song for the Dark Times (Inspector Rebus #23) by Ian Rankin
A Song for the Dark Times
The Cellist: A Novel (Gabriel Allon Book 21) by Daniel Silva
Playing in the Unified Field: Raising and Becoming Conscious, Creative Human Beings by Carla Hannaford
The Storyteller: Tales of Life and Music by Dave Grohl
Sapiens Graphic Novel by Yuval Noah Harari
The Old Enemy by Henry Porter
The World According to Garp by John Irving
Four Laws That Drive the Universe by Peter Atkins
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer
Cannery Row by John Steinbeck
Waterland by Graham Swift
Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams
Team Human by Douglas Rushkoff
The Thursday Murder Club by Richard Osman
The Man Who Died Twice: A Thursday Murder Club Mystery by Richard Osman
Taste: My Life Through Food by Stanley Tucci
The Magus by John Fowles
Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions (by a Square) by Edwin A. Abbott
The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander
Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson
The Fourth Hand by John Irving
The Hotel New Hampshire by John Irving
The Cider House Rules by John Irving
A Prayer for Owen Meany by John Irving
The 158-Pound Marriage by John Irving
Setting Free the Bears by John Irving
The Water-Method Man by John Irving
Trying to Save Piggy Sneed by John Irving
Something Happened by Joseph Heller
Catch-22 by Joseph Heller
Portrait Of An Artist, As An Old Man by Joseph Heller
Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut Jr.
The Brand Gap by Marty Neumeier
The Spy Who Came In from the Cold by John le Carré
Engleby by Sebastian Faulks
The Screwtape Letters by C.S. Lewis
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland / Through the Looking-Glass by Lewis Carroll
The Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey Niffenegger
The Chronicles of Narnia (Chronicles of Narnia, #1-7) by C.S. Lewis
Billions & Billions: Thoughts on Life and Death at the Brink of the Millennium by Carl Sagan
Outliers: The Story of Success by Malcolm Gladwell
Boomerang: Travels in the New Third World by Michael Lewis
Young Philby by Robert Littell
For the Win by Cory Doctorow
The Mind’s I: Fantasies and Reflections on Self and Soul by Douglas R. Hofstadter
Gödel, Escher, Bach: an Eternal Golden Braid by Douglas R. Hofstadter
Working Class Boy (Working Class Boy, #1) by Jimmy Barnes
Toys by James Patterson
The Drop (Harry Bosch, #15; Harry Bosch Universe, #23) by Michael Connelly
Now You See Her by James Patterson