December 31, 2015 · books

Book List 2015

Chronological order of reading; recommended titles in bold

Leave It Better Than You Found It - Bruce A. Nordstrom
Why Does He Do That?: Inside the Minds of Angry and Controlling Men - Lundy Bancroft
Leading from the Emerging Future: From Ego-System to Eco-System Economies - Otto Scharmer and Katrin Kaufer
Hyperbole and a Half - Allie Brosh
Werewolves of Montpellier - Jason
Slack: Getting Past Burnout, Busywork and the Myth of Total Efficiency - Tom DeMarco
Manual para asesinar narcisos - Rossalinna Benjamin
The Wandering Goose: A Modern Fable of How Love Goes - Heather L. Earnhardt
Ghost of my Father - Scott Berkun
The Command Line Crash Course - Zed A. Shaw
Code: The Hidden Language of Computer Hardware and Software - Charles Petzold
Swift by Tutorials: A Hands-On Approach - Colin Eberhardt and Matt Galloway
Ember-CLI 101 - Adolfo Builes
The Gift of Fear - Gavin de Becker
The Checklist Manifesto - Atul Gawande
Who Cooked the Last Supper: The Women's History of the World - Rosalind Miles
Practical Object-Oriented Design in Ruby: An Agile Primer - Sandi Metz
Waking the Tiger - Peter A. Levine
Lonely Planet’s San Francisco
Leaves of Grass - Walt Whitman
Black Hole - Charles Burns
why's (poignant) Guide to Ruby - why the lucky stiff
The Disaster Artist - Greg Sestero and Tom Bissell
The Developer Evangelist Handbook - Chris Heilmann
Human Javascript - Henrik Joreteg
Thoughtful Machine Learning with Python: A Test-Driven Approach - Matthew Kirk
The Egg and I - Betty MacDonald
Orbiting the Giant Hairball: A Corporate Fool's Guide to Surviving with Grace - Gordon MacKenzie
Gyn/ecology - Mary Daly
Hard Choices - Hillary Rodham Clinton
An Atlas of the Difficult World - Adrienne Rich
The Content Marketing Handbook - Priceonomics
Startup Playbook - Sam Altman
Louhi, Witch of North Farm - Toni de Gerez & Barbara Cooney
Dark Fields of the Republic: Poems 1991-1995 - Adrienne Rich
How to Be a Cat - Nikki McClure
Bow Grip - Ivan Coyote

Total: 37 (74% of goal)
Female authors: 37.8% (down from 55%)
Code/tech books: 37.8%
Goal for 2016: 30 books


See also: Book List 2014, Book List 2013, Book List 2012

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