Author Archives

  • 24 Books Recommended by Eckhart Tolle’s

    Krishnamurti’s Notebook
    A Course in Miracles
    Wisdom from an Empty Mind
    The Bhagavad Gita: A Walkthrough for Westerners
    The Diamond in Your Pocket
    Waking Up in Time: Finding Inner Peace in Times of Accelerating Change
    From Science to God: A Physicist’s Journey Into the Mystery of Consciousness
    Small Graces: The Quiet Gifts of Everyday Life
    Tao Te Ching
    Passionate Presence: Seven Qualities of Awakened Awareness
    I Am That
    The Wisdom Way of Knowing: Reclaiming An Ancient Tradition to Awaken the Heart
    The Way of the Wizard: Twenty Spiritual Lessons for Creating the Life You Want
    The Heart of Awareness: A Translation of the Ashtavakra Gita
    Awareness: The Perils and Opportunities of Reality
    Be As You Are
    The Art of Meditation
    365 Nirvana Here And Now

  • 500 Best Books With Unexpected Plot Twists

    A plot twist is a radical change in the expected direction or outcome of the plot of a books. Ranking based on numbers of votes on Goodreads user forums. 1. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Harry Potter, #7) by J.K…. Read More ›

  • INFJ Reading List

    MBTI personality type (Myers–Briggs Type Indicator). INFJ Stands for: Introversion (I), Intuition (N), Feeling (F), Judgment (J). Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë   Les Misérables by Victor Hugo ​Harry Potter series by J.K. Rowling The Book Thief by Markus Zusak ​Quiet: The Power of Introverts in… Read More ›

  • 102 Books Recommended by Jordan Peterson

    Erich Neumann (1905 – 1960) ​The Great Mother (1955) ​The Origins and History of Consciousness (1949) ​Nikos Kazantzakis (1883-1957) Zorba the Greek (1946) The Fratricides​ (1964) ​Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn (1918–2008)​ The Gulag Archipelago (1973) One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich (1962) The First Circle (1968)​ Cancer Ward (1966) Ernest Hemingway… Read More ›

  • The 1000 Best Romance Novels of All-Time

    The 1000 Best Romance Novels of All-Time Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte Emma by Jane Austen Gone With the Wind by Margaret Mitchell Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte A… Read More ›

  • Noam Chomsky Reading List

    Africa The Black Man’s Burden: Africa and the Curse of the Nation-State Basil Davidson Qaddafi and the United States Since 1969 Edward P. Haley Anarchism Anarchism Daniel Guerin Anarcho-Syndicalism: Theory and Practice Rudolf Rocker Bakunin on Anarchy: Selected Works by the Activist-Founder of World… Read More ›

  • Harvard Top 100

    In early 2010 Harvard Book Store employees worked together to come up with a list of our favorite books. Each staff member submitted a list of their favorite books of all time, in (rough) order of preference. Their selections were… Read More ›

  • 189 Book Recommendations From Bill Gates

    William Henry “Bill” Gates III is an American business magnate, investor, author, and philanthropist. In 1975, Gates and Paul Allen co-founded Microsoft, which became the world’s largest PC software company. The Rational Optimist: How Prosperity Evolves (P.S.) by Matt Ridley Capital… Read More ›

  • 171 Books Recommended by Sam Harris

    The Anatomy of Human Destructiveness by Erich Fromm The Archaic Revival: Speculations on Psychedelic Mushrooms, the Amazon, Virtual Reality, UFOs, Evolution, Shamanism, the Rebirth of the Goddess, and the End of History by Terence McKenna The Astonishing Hypothesis: The Scientific Search for… Read More ›

  • 400 Most Popular Books on Hacker News

    Ranked by number of comments Code: The Hidden Language of Computer Hardware and Software by Charles Petzold (Amazon) 2. Thinking, Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman (Amazon) 3. Three Felonies A Day: How the Feds Target the Innocent by Harvey A…. Read More ›

  • The 287 Best Libertarian Books

    The list was compiled based on votes from the Goodreads community. 1. Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand (65 people voted) 2. The Road to Serfdom by Friedrich A. Hayek (45 people voted) 3. 1984 by George Orwell (42 people voted)… Read More ›

  • Reddit’s 200 Most Recommended Fiction

    Children’s Various by Dr. Seuss Geisel published 46 children’s books, often characterized by imaginative characters, rhyme, and frequent use of anapestic meter. His most celebrated books include the bestselling Green Eggs and Ham, The Cat in the Hat, The Lorax,… Read More ›

  • The 50 most important event in the 20th century?

    1897-1901: Boxer Rebellion1912: Sinking of the Titanic1912-1913: Balkan Wars1914: Assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria Sarajevo WW1 (1914–1918) 1915: Armenian Genocide Day1915: Sinking of RMS Lusitania1917: October Revolution Saint Petersburg, Russian Provisional Government Interwar period (1918–1939) 1919: Treaty of Versailles1919: Jallianwala Bagh Massacre1927-1950: Chinese Civil War1927-1953: Industrialization of USSR1928: Huanggutun Incident1930: Dhandi… Read More ›

  • 50 Psychology Classics

    1. Alfred Adler “Understanding Human Nature” (1927) 2. Gavin Becker “The Gift of Fear” (1997) 3. Eric Berne “Games People Play” (1964) 4. Edward de Bono “Lateral Thinking” (1970) 5. Robert Bolton “People Skills” (1979) 6. Nathaniel Branden “The Psychology… Read More ›

  • The 32 Best Southern Novels of All Time

    The 32 Best Southern Novels of All Time Based on a poll of 134 scholars, writers, and others; results published in the August 2009 edition of the Oxford 1. Absalom, Absalom! by William Faulkner (120 votes) 2. All the King’s Men by… Read More ›