Books

The top 25 books I have ever come across. (Last updated: December 26, 2021)

Biographies & Memoirs

  • Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future by Ashlee Vance
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  • Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow
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  • A Promised Land by Barack Obama
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  • Will by Will Smith with Mark Manson
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Business

  • Zero to One: Notes on startups, or how to build the future by Peter Thiel with Blake Masters
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  • Inclusify: The Power of Uniqueness and Belonging to Build Innovative Teams by Stephanie K. Johnson
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Fiction

  • The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
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  • Project Hail Mary by Andy Weir (audiobook)
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History

  • Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind by Yuval Noah Harari
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  • Cosmos by Carl Sagan (audiobook)
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Non-Fiction

  • Factfulness: Ten Reasons we’re wrong about the world – and why things are better than you think by Hans Rosling
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  • Liftoff: Elon Musk and the Desperate Early Days That Launched SpaceX by Eric Berger
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  • The Joys of Compounding: The passionate pursuit of lifelong learning by Gautam Baid
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  • The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the road to 9/11 by Lawrence Wright
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  • Rich Dad, Poor Dad by Robert T. Kiyosaki
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  • How to fail at everything and still win big. Kind of the story of my life by Scott Adams
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Philosophy

  • The Tao of Seneca: Practical Letters from a Stoic Master Forward by Tim Ferris
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Psychology

  • Emotional Intelligence by Daniel Goleman
  • Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion by Robert Cialidini
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Self-Help

  • Atomic Habits: An Easy & Proven Way to Build Good Habits & Break Bad Ones by James Clear
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  • The Power of Your Subconscious Mind by Joseph Murphy
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  • The Everyday Hero Manifesto by Robin Sharma
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  • Think Like Da Vinci: 7 Easy Steps to Boosting Your Everyday Genius by Michael J. Gelb
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  • The Almanack of Naval Ravikant by Eric Jorgenson
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  • How to Win Friends & Influence People by Dale Carnegie
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This is my personally curated list of the top 25 books I’ve ever read. I constantly update this list on new finds. I hope you’ll find what you are looking for. And read, learn from, and digest these books. They are not in preferential order. All books hold an equally special importance. They are grouped for ease of browsing.

PS: If you wish to know about all the books I’ve read, the current books I’m reading, and my thoughts on certain books—basically all things book related in my life—check out my Goodreads account here.