2017 -- A Year of Learning in Review

Just reflecting on my effort to continue my education, here are the 29 titles I read / took notes on during 2017. This does not count the numerous presentations, webinars, and documentaries consumed. My reading plan for 2018 is ambitious — 1 book / week. Let’s see how that goes. Sometimes slower is better.

AudioBooks on YouTube
Michael Moorcock — Elric, Sailor on the Seas of Fate
Jon Ronson — The Men Who Stare at Goats
Neal Stephenson — Snow Crash
Seneca — On the Shortness of Life

AudioBooks on Audible
C.S. Forester — The Happy Return
C.S. Forester — Lieutenant Hornblower
C.S. Forester — Mr. Midshipman Hornblower
Dennis E. Taylor — We are Legion
Robert Greene — Mastery
Ernest Hemmingway — Islands in the Stream [did not complete]
Angela Duckworth — Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance
Robert Heinlein — Starship Troopers [I revisit this at least 1/year]

Mark Seal — The Man in the Rockefeller Suit [borrowed from the public library]
Joe DeSena — Spartan Fit
Brian Krebs — Spam Nation
Ryan Holiday — The Daily Stoic
Steven Pressfield — The War of Art: Break Through the Blocks and Win Your Inner Creative Battles
Richard Clarke — Cyber War: The Next Threat to National Security and What to Do About It
David Stelzl — The House and the Cloud
Robert Greene — 48 Laws of Power [another re-read]
A Roger Ekirch — At Day’s Close: Night in Times Past

Paul Kyriazi — How to Live the James Bond Lifestyle: SPECTRE Edition
Napoleon Hill — Think and Grow Rich
Russell Conwell — Acres of Diamonds
George S. Clason, Theresa Puskar — The Richest Man in Babylon: With Study Guide
David Ogilvy — Ogilvy on Advertising
Yamamoto Tsunetomo, William Scott Wilson — Hagakure: The Book of the Samurai
Ryan Holiday — Ego is the Enemy
Brent Adamson and Matthew Dixon — The Challenger Sale