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Reading

last updated December 5th, 2019

I have a goal of reading 14 books in 2019. Here’s what I’ve read so far.

  1. Let My People Go Surfing: The Education of a Reluctant Businessman
    Yvon Chouinard
    1/25/19 - 2/8/19
  2. Born to Run (audiobook)
    Bruce Springsteen
    12/5/18 - 2/10/19
  3. Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future (audiobook)
    Ashlee Vance
    2/26/19 - 2/27/19
  4. Endurance: Shackleton’s Incredible Voyage (audiobook)
    Alfred Lansing
    2/28/19 - 3/2/19
  5. Code: The Hidden Language of Computer Hardware and Software
    Charles Petzold
    1/10/19 - 4/29/2019
  6. Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead
    Sheryl Sandberg
    3/5/19 - 4/17/2019
  7. Born to Run: A hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World has Never Seen (audiobook)
    Christopher McDougall
    3/10/19 - 3/21/19
  8. The Fifth Season
    N. K. Jemisin
    5/2/2019 - 5/12/2019
  9. Between the World and Me
    Ta-Nehisi Coates
    5/12/2019 - 5/13/2019
  10. Benjamin Franklin: An American Life
    Walter Isaacson
    5/14/2019 - paused for now
  11. Fellowship of the Ring
    J.R.R. Tolkien
    5/19/2019 - 7/7/2019
  12. The Death and Life of Great American Cities
    Jane Jacobs
    7/8/2019 - paused for now
  13. Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption (audiobook)
    Laura Hillenbrand
    8/3/2019 - 8/7/2019
  14. Stories of Your Life and Others
    Ted Chiang
    9/1/2019 - 10/6/2019
  15. Desolation Angels
    Jack Kerouac
    10/7/2019 - currently reading
  16. Atomic Habits
    James Clear
    11/7/2019 - 12/4/2019
  17. Barbarian Days: A Surfing Life
    William Finnegan
    12/4/2019 - currently reading