My collection of all the books I’ve read, otherwise I’d forget.

To Read

  • Walden
  • Bowling Alone
  • The upswing
  • How to do nothing
  • The loop
  • My beloved Brontosaurus
  • Masters of Doom
  • The Little Schemer
  • Structure and Interpretation of Computer Programs
  • Programming Pearls. Read before but need to re-read
  • The Attention Merchants
  • The Age of Surveillance Capitalism
  • The Shallows: What the internet is Doing to Our Brains
  • Stolen Focus: Why You Can’t Pay Attention

Completed

2022

  • Year of plagues: a memoir of 2020
  • A game of thrones
  • You never forget your first: a biography of George Washington
  • Forward: notes on the future of our democracy
  • A carnival of snackery: diaries (2003-2020)
  • Out of Office: the big problem and bigger promise of working from home
  • The Liar’s Dictionary
  • Frequently Asked Questions About The Universe
  • Fully Connected: surviving and thriving in an age of overload
  • Dear Edward
  • The Lie About The Truck
  • Impact: How Rocks from Space Led to Life, Culture, and Donkey Kong
  • The arsonists’ city
  • The art of racing in the rain: a novel
  • Extreme North: a cultural history
  • Beasts before us: the untold story of mammal origins andevolution
  • The cause: the American Revolution and its discontents, 1773-1783
  • This way to the universe
  • Saving Yellowstone : exploration and preservation in Reconstruction America
  • Reclaiming Conversation: The Power of Talk in a Digital Age
  • 100 things we’ve lost to the internet
  • The backyard bird sanctuary : a beginner’s guide to creating a wild bird habitat at home
  • Angels And Demons
  • The Davinci Code
  • The nowhere office: reinventing work and the workplace of the future
  • The Founders’ Fortunes
  • Nasty, Brutish, and Short
  • The Smartphone Society
  • The Lost Symbol
  • Take Up Space, The Unprecedented AOC
  • One Person, One Vote: A surprising history of gerrymandering in America
  • The Right: The Hundred Year War For American Conservatism
  • Inferno
  • the Upswing
  • Origin
  • The First Populist
  • The Little Book of Big Ethical Questions
  • The Founding
  • The Cage
  • A World Without Ice
  • Write For Your Life