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Reading

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Fall 2017

  • The Legacy Journey by Dave Ramsey
  • I Will Teach You To Be Rich by Ramit Sethi
  • The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg
  • The Millionaire Next Door by Thomas J. Stanley

Summer 2017

  • Poke the Box by Seth Godin (see the Review)
  • The Year of Living Biblically by A. J. Jacobs
  • Tribes by Seth Godin
  • Astrophysics for People in a Hurry by Neil deGrasse Tyson
  • Te of Piglet by Benjamin Hoff
  • Extreme Ownership by Jocko Willink and Leif Babin
  • Thinking in Systems by Donella Meadows

Spring 2017

  • The Tao of Pooh by Benjamin Hoff
  • The Master and Margarita by Mikhail Bulgakov
  • Still Life with Woodpecker by Tom Robbins
  • Fluent Forever by Gabriel Wyner
  • The Dutch Windmill by Fredrick Stokhuyzen
  • The Little Book of Hygge by Meik Wiking
  • The Last of his Kind by David Roberts
  • I, Robot by Isaac Asimov
  • Wind/Pinball by Haruki Murakami
  • Wildwood by Colin Meloy

Fall/Winter 2016

  • My Stroke of Insight by Jill Bolte Taylor
  • The Boy Who Could Change the World: The Writings of Aaron Swartz
  • The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot
  • Awaken the Giant Within by Tony Robbins
  • the Book of Joy by Douglas Abrams
  • Breakfast of Champions by Kurt Vonnegut
  • Good Omens by Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman
  • The Sixth Extinction by Elizabeth Kolbert
  • The Oregon Trail by Rinker Buck
  • Math and the Mona Lisa by Bulent Atalay
  • Inventive Engineering: Knowledge and Skills for Creative Engineers by Tomasz Arciszewski
  • Amsterdam: gebouwd op palen by Herman Janse
  • La viajera del tiempo by Lorena Franco
  • The Colour of Magic by Terry Pratchett
  • The Maker Movement Manifesto by Mark Hatch (see the Review)
  • A Mathematician’s Apology by G H Hardy
  • The Seven Spiritual Laws of Success by Deepak Chopra
  • Content Rules by Handley and Chapman
  • The Soul of an Octopus by Sy Montgomery

Summer 2016

  • How to Think Like Leonardo da Vinci by Michael J. Gelb
  • The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank
  • Both Flesh and Not: Essays by David Foster Wallace
  • Not so Happily Ever After by Susan Barnett Braun
  • The Happiness Project by Gretchen Rubin
  • Amsterdam: A History of the World’s Most Liberal City by Russell Shorto (see the Review)

Spring 2016

  • The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoyevsky (see theĀ Review)
  • Underground: The Tokyo Gas Attack and the Japanese PsycheHaruki Murakami
  • Your Money or Your Life: 9 Steps to Transforming Your Relationship with Money and Achieving Financial Independence by Vicki Robin
  • The Road to Character by David Brooks
  • Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency by Douglas Adams
  • The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein
  • A Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill Bryson (see the Review)
  • Let My People Go Surfing by Yvon Chouinard

Fall/Winter 2015

Spring/Summer 2015

  • Ready Player One by Ernest Cline
  • Defining Creativity: The Art and Science of Great Ideas by Wouter Boon
  • Think Like a Freak by Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner
  • The Orphan Master’s Son by Adam Johnson (Again)
  • The Emperor of All Maladies by Siddhartha Mukherjee
  • Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
  • A Wild Sheep Chase by Haruki Murakami
  • The Broom of the System by David Foster Wallace
  • The Four Agreements by Don Miguel Ruiz

Fall/Winter 2014

  • The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test by Tom Wolfe
  • Turing’s Cathedral by George Dyson
  • Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage by Haruki Murakami

Spring/Summer 2014

  • The Information by James Gleick
  • In Pursuit of the Unknown: 17 Equations That Changed the World
  • Getting Started with Raspberry Pi

Summer/Fall 2013

  • The Orphan Master’s Son by Adam Johnson
  • A Big Heart Open to God
  • The Fractal Geometry of Nature by Benoit Mandelbrot
  • David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants
  • The Joy of x: a guided tour of math, from one to infinity
  • Descartes’ Secret Notebook
  • Nonlinear Dynamics and Chaos: With Applications To Physics, Biology, Chemistry, And Engineering
  • The Four Loves
  • Exploring Chaos: A guide to the new science of disorder
  • The Seven Storey Mountain by Thomas Merton
  • Chaos: making a new science by James Gleick
  • The Neon Bible
  • Everything and More by David Foster Wallace

Fall 2012 and Winter 2013

  • Crimes Against Logic
  • 1Q84 by Haruki Murakami
  • Night

Spring and Summer 2012

Fall 2011 and Winter 2012

  • A Supposedly Fun Thing I’ll Never Do Again: Essays and Arguments by David Foster Wallace
  • Proust Was a Neuroscientist
  • The World According to Garp
  • Ten Universal Principles
  • Freedom
  • Choke
  • Group Theory in the Bedroom
  • Fermat’s Last Theorem: Unlocking the Secret of an Ancient Mathematical Problem*
  • White Noise
  • Consider the Lobster: And Other Essays by David Foster Wallace

Spring and Summer 2011

  • Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy Toole (Again)
  • Sex, Drugs, and Cocoa Puffs : A Low Culture Manifesto
  • Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance
  • The Lost City of Z
  • Infinite Jest by David Foster Wallace
  • Rant
  • The Age of Wonder
  • Godel, Escher, Bach; An Eternal Golden Braid by Douglas R. Hofstadter (again)

Winter 2010-2011

  • The Tipping Point by Malcolm Gladwell
  • The Philosophical Writings of Descartes (volume I)
  • 100 Essential things you didn’t know you didn’t know
  • Biocentrism
  • The Grand Design
  • Fight Club by Chuck Palahniuk

Fall 2010

  • Blink by Malcolm Gladwell
  • Food Rules
  • The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
  • The Call of the Wild
  • Kafka on the Shore
  • The China Study
  • Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell
  • Fearful Symmetry
  • Sputnik Sweetheart
  • Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand

Summer 2010

  • What the Dog Saw by Malcolm Gladwell
  • The Brief Wondrous life of Oscar Wao
  • Justice
  • On The Road
  • Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy Toole
  • Sacred Journey of the Peaceful Warrior
  • Orthodoxy
  • One Hundred Years of Solitude
  • So Long, and Thanks for all the Fish
  • Mostly Harmless
  • Albert Einstein: the life and times
  • Godel, Escher, Bach; An Eternal Golden Braid by Douglas R. Hofstadter

Winter and Spring 2010

  • The Dancing Wu-Li Masters by Gary Zukav
  • An Anthropologist On Mars
  • Life, the Universe, and Everything…
  • Walden
  • Hiroshima
  • The Journey Of Self-Discovery
  • The Way Of Chuang Tzu
  • The Conscious Universe

Summer 2009

  • The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoevsky
  • Irresistible Revolution
  • Flow
  • Hard Boiled Wonderland
  • Catcher In The Rye
  • The Fountainhead by Ayn Rand
  • House Of Leaves
  • Ishmael
  • The Tao of Pooh by Benjamin Hoff
  • Mere Christianity
  • Loaves and fishes
  • The Alchemist
  • Existentialism: A short Introduction
  • Born To Run
  • The Pilgrimage
  • Conversations With God Book 1
  • The Restaurant At The End Of The Universe
  • Siddhartha by Hermann Hesse
  • Candide by Voltaire
  • Snuff
  • The Phenomenon Of Man by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin