My Reading

Below is a push-down stack of titles I’ve read since starting this site. If the title is in italics, it’s a current read.

To Sir With LoveE. R. Braithwaite
In the WarsDr Waheed Arian"... a poignant story of the pwer of resilience"
Letters from a StoicSeneca"A guide to the good life"
Doughnut EconomicsKate Raworth"Seven ways to think like a 21st-century economist"
MegathreatsNouriel Roubini"Ten threats to our future and how to survive them"
Against EmpathyPaul Bloom"The case for rational compassion"
Humble PiMatt Parker"A comedy of maths errors"
Flying BlindPeter Robison"The 737 MAX tragedy and the fall of Boeing"
Life Lessons from a Brain SurgeonRahul Jandial"The new science & stories of the brain"
Into the BlackRowland White"The electrifying true story of how the first flight of the Space Shuttle nearly ended in disaster"
Lives of the StoicsRyan Holiday, Stephen Hanselman"The Art of Living from Zeno to Marcus Aurelius"
What We Cannot KnowMarcus du Sautoy"Explorations at the Edge of Knowledge
ExponentialAzeem Azhar"How accelerating technology is leaving us behind and what to do about it"
Sad Little MenRichard Beard"How public schools failed Britain"
The History of PhilosophyA. C. Grayling"Three millennia of thought from the West and beyond"
The Perfect MachineRonald Florence"Building the Palomar telescope"
To Have or To Be?Erich Fromm
The Winning of the Carbon WarJeremy Leggett"Power and Politics on the Front Line of Climate and Clean Energy"
Rebel IdeasMatthew Syed"The Power of Diverse Thinking"
Built on a LieOwen Walker"The Rise and Fall of Neil Woodford and the Fate of Middle England’s Money"
The Peace of Wild ThingsWendell Berry"& Other Poems"
Doughnut EconomicsKate Raworth"Seven Ways to Think Like a 21st-Century Economist"
A History of the Universe in 21 StarsGiles Sparrow"and 3 Imposters"
This Light in OneselfJ. Krishnamurti"True Meditation"
The Edge of PhysicsAnil Ananthaswamy"Dispatches from the Frontiers of Cosmology"
The Four HorsemenRichard Dawkins, Sam Harris, Daniel C. Dennett, Christopher Hitchens"The Discussion that Sparked an Atheist Revolution"