The Book of Mormon
I study this sacred text everyday and it helps me be a better person.
Who Owns the Future?
Jaron Lanier cares about the sustainability of the internet and the whole technology sector, and he proposes some interesting ideas about how to achieve it.
The Soul of a New Machine
This is a brilliant piece of journalism and Kidder won the Pulitzer prize for it. It's a riveting tale of computer engineers.
Hackers and Painters
Brilliant insights about programming languages and computers in general. PG is great!
The Course of Love
I don't agree with all of de Botton's ideas about morality around sex and infidelity, but his views on marriage seem acccurate and vital.
An enlightening novel about spirituality and the quest for Nirvana. I don't know how accurately this book portrays Buddhism, but I like the message.
Rosling helps us see the world as it really is. It highlights underrated problems and updates our world-view to be accurate for the world of today (2018).
A Gentleman in Moscow
This novel is both funny and deeply satisfying, with many nuggets of pure gold throughout.
From Brokenness to Community
Jean Vanier seems to understand love.
The Prosperity Paradox
This book offers a blueprint for making a more prosperous society: local innovation that meets real needs.