35 Recommended Books — Naval Ravikant

Naval Ravikant is the CEO and a co-founder of AngelList. He previously co-founded Epinions (which went public as part of Shopping.com) and Vast.com.

  1. Meditations: A New Translation by Marcus Aurelius
  2. Striking Thoughts: Bruce Lee’s Wisdom for Daily Living (Bruce Lee Library) by Bruce Lee
  3. Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind by Yuval Noah Harari
  4. The Book of Life: Daily Meditations with Krishnamurti by Jiddu Krishnamurti
  5. Poor Charlie’s Almanack: The Wit and Wisdom of Charles T. Munger, Expanded Third Edition by Charles T. Munger
  6. The Origin of Species: 150th Anniversary Edition by Charles Darwin, Julian Huxley
  7. The Rational Optimist: How Prosperity Evolves (P.S.) by Matt Ridley
  8. Siddhartha (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition) by Hermann Hesse, Joachim Neugroschel, Ralph Freedman
  9. Six Not-So-Easy Pieces: Einstein’s Relativity, Symmetry, and Space-Time by Richard P. Feynman, Robert B. Leighton, Matthew Sands
  10. Snow Crash by Neal Stephenson
  11. The Sovereign Individual: Mastering the Transition to the Information Age by James Dale Davidson, William Rees-Mogg
  12. Ficciones by Jorge Luis Borges, Anthony Kerrigan, Anthony Bonner
  13. The Power of Now: A Guide to Spiritual Enlightenment by Eckhart Tolle
  14. The Way of the Superior Man: A Spiritual Guide to Mastering the Challenges of Women, Work, and Sexual Desire by David Deida
  15. On the Origin of Species; By Means of Natural Selection by Charles Darwin
  16. The Happiness Hypothesis: Finding Modern Truth in Ancient Wisdom by Jonathan Haidt
  17. V for Vendetta by Alan Moore, David Lloyd
  18. The Bed of Procrustes: Philosophical and Practical Aphorisms (Incerto) by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
  19. Wind, Sand and Stars (Harvest Book) by Antoine de Saint-Exupery, Lewis Galantiere
  20. Hagakure: Book of the Samurai by Yamamoto Tsunetomo
  21. The Way to Wealth by Benjamin Franklin
  22. The Boys Vol. 1: The Name of the Game by Garth Ennis, Darick Robertson
  23. Illusions: The Adventures of a Reluctant Messiah by Richard Bach
  24. Chaos: Making a New Science by James Gleick
  25. The Origins of Virtue: Human Instincts and the Evolution of Cooperation by Matt Ridley
  26. The Salmon of Doubt: Hitchhiking the Galaxy One Last Time by Douglas Adams
  27. Six Easy Pieces: Essentials of Physics Explained by Its Most Brilliant Teacher by Richard P. Feynman, Robert B. Leighton, Matthew Sands
  28. Total Freedom: The Essential Krishnamurti by Jiddu Krishnamurti
  29. Stick to Drawing Comics, Monkey Brain!: Cartoonist Explains Cloning, Blouse Monsters, Voting Machines, Romance, Monkey G ods, How to Avoid Being Mistaken for a Rodent, and More by Scott Adams
  30. Surely You’re Joking Mr Feynman: Adventures of a Curious Character as Told to Ralph Leighton by Richard P Feynman, Edward Hutchings
  31. The Book of Five Rings by Miyamoto Musashi
  32. The Black Swan by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
  33. Tao Te Ching: A New English Version (Perennial Classics) by Stephen Mitchell
  34. Fooled by Randomness: The Hidden Role of Chance in Life and in the Markets (Incerto) by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
  35. Transmetropolitan, Vol. 1: Back on the Street by Warren Ellis, Darick Robertson



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