Books to buy

These are the books that are on my shelf to read next, or are on my wishlist to purchase.1

And this is the list of books that I have read and reviewed.

Books already on my shelf

Title Author
The 7 habits of highly effective people Stephen R. Covey
REAMDE Neal Stephenson
The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*Ck Mark Manson
The Undiscovered Self C G Jung
The Barefoot Investor Scott Pape
Atlas Obscura Joshua Foer, Ella Morton, Dylan Thuras
Complete Price Guide to Watches 2017 Tom Engle, Richard E. Gilbert, Cooksey Shugart
Man’s Search for Meaning Viktor E. Frankl
The World’s Most Expensive Watches Ariel Adams
Brave new world Aldous Huxley
Slaughterhouse five Kurt Vonnegut
How to win friends and influence people Dale Carnegie
Malcom Gladwell: Collected Malcolm Gladwell
The art of literature and the art of controversy Arther Schopenhauer
The Australian fruit and vegetable garden Clive Blazey
The intelligent investor Benjamin Graham
The power of now Eckhart Tolle
Seveneves Neal Stephenson
The reason for God Timothy Keller
Trust me, I’m lying Ryan Holliday
The Bible now Richard Elliott Friedman
The Holy earth Liberty Hyde Bailey
What makes a hero? Elizabeth Svoboda
On looking Alexandra Horowitz
Teaching the Bible creatively Bill McNabb
The tenth parallel Eliza Griswold
Vessels that thrive Ryan E. Bentley
Dangerous words Gary Eberle
Scientific Creationism Henry M. Morris
Annihilation Jeff VanderMeer
Authority Jeff VanderMeer
Acceptance Jeff VanderMeer
The man who was Thursday G.K. Chesterton
The evolution of morality Richard Joyce
Wool High Howey
Miracles C.S. Lewis
The great divorce C.S. Lewis
The problem of pain C.S. Lewis
The screwtape letters C.S. Lewis
Being mortal Atul Gawande
Ready player one Ernest Cline
The pilgrim’s progress John Bunyan
Deep and wide Andy Stanley
Experiencing God day by day Henry T. Blackaby
Going solo Roald Dahl
The emotion thesaurus Angela Ackerman
The Communist manifesto Karl Marx
Bird by bird Anne Lamott
Meditations Marcus Aurelius
Serious straw bale Paul Lacinski
The green self-build book Jon Broome
Square foot gardening Mel Bartholomew
Creative vegetable gardening Joy Larkcom
Falling into the fire Christine Montross
Virtual words Jonathan Keats
The language wars Henry Hitchings
Back from the brink Peter Andrews
Beyond the brink Peter Andrews
Practical permaculture Jessi Bloom
Earth user’s guide to permaculture Rosemary Morrow
The Australian vegetable garden Clive Blazey
Cryptonomicon Neal Stephenson
Blasphemy Douglas Preston
Practical self sufficiency Dick Strawbridge
The martian Andy Weir
Outback pioneers Evan McHugh
Desert God Wilbur Smith
The colour of magic (Discworld #1) Terry Pratchett
Starship troopers Robert A. Heinlein
The art of war Sun Tzu
The complete Sherlock Holmes Arthur Conan Doyle
You can negotiate anything Herb Cohen
Atlas of human anatomy Frank H. Netter
Eveless Eden Marianne Wiggins
Stock investing for dummies Eric Tyson
Retail business for dummies Rick Segel
The encyclopedia of woodworking techniques Mark Ramuz
Mastering audio Bob Katz
The mixing engineers handbook Bobby Owsinksi
Merriam-Webster’s vocabulary builder Merriam-Webster
Learn in your car: Spanish Henry N. Raymond
My utmost for his highest Oswald Chambers
Good faith David Kinnaman
The universe next door James W. Sire
Basic Christianity John R.W. Stott
The cross of Christ John R.W. Stott
Zen and the art of motorcycle maintenance Robert M. Pirsig
From broke to multi-millionaire in just 7 years Peter Spann
The 4 hour work week Timothy Ferriss
Rich dad, poor dad Robert T. Kiyosaki
The obstacle is the way Ryan Holiday
Prayer Timothy Keller
Abundance Peter H. Diamandis
1984 George Orwell
Civil disobedience Henry David Thoreau
Walden Henry David Thoreau

Books yet to purchase

Title Author
The Big Picture: On the Origins of Life, Meaning, and the Universe Itself Sean Carroll
Astrophysics for People in a Hurry Neil deGrasse Tyson
Crucial conversations
How to talk to anyone Leil Lowndes
Switch Chip Heath and Dan Heath
Everybody’s normal till you get to know them John Ortberg
Curious Ian Leslie
Thinking, Fast and Slow Daniel Kahneman
Think like a freak Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner
The power of habit Charles Duhigg
Moonwalking with Einstein Joshua Foer
The future of the mind Michio Kaku
The prodigal God Timothy Keller
The meaning of marriage Timothy Keller
Counterfeit Gods Timothy Keller
The freedom of self forgetfulness Timothy Keller
King’s cross Timothy Keller
Generous justice Timothy Keller
Just as I am Billy Graham
The heaven answer book Billy Graham
Preaching Timothy Keller
Walking with God through pain and suffering Timothy Keller
Every good endeavour Timothy Keller
The greatest words ever spoken Steven K. Scott
The road to character David Brooks
The invisible war Chip Ingram
Tactics Gergory Koukl
The song machine John Seabrook
Chasing daylight Eugene O’Kelly
Superforecasting Philip E. Tetlock
Einstein Walter Isaacson
A short history of nearly everything Bill Bryson
Animal farm George Orwell
Good to great James C. Collins
The prophet Kahlil Gibran
Bold Peter H. Diamandis
Capital in the 21st century Thomas Piketty
The innovators Walter Isaacson
Zero to one Peter Thiel
David and Goliath Malcolm Gladwell
Start with why Simon Sinek
Shine Edward M. Hallowell
The five dysfunctions of a team Patrick Lencioni
The leader who had no title Robin S. Sharma
The big short Michael Lewis
Drive Daniel H. Pink
The Toyota way Jeffrey K. Liker
The Toyota way to lean leadership Jeffrey K. Liker
The phoenix project Gene Kim
Elon Musk Ashlee Vance
Snow crash Neal Stephenson
Anathem Neal Stephenson
The chronicles of Narnia C.S. Lewis
The book thief Markus Zusak
A clockwork orange Anthony Burgess
War and peace Leo Tolstoy
The road Cormac McCarthy
Freakonomics Steven D. Levitt
See you at the top Zig Ziglar
Linchpin Seth Godin
Tribes Seth Godin
Purple cow Seth Godin
The dip Seth Godin
Permission marketing Seth Godin
All marketers are liars Seth Godin
Poke the box Seth Godin
The icarus deception Seth Godin
Small is the new big Seth Godin
The 4 hour body Timothy Ferriss
The 4 hour chef Timothy Ferriss
Oh, the places you’ll go Dr. Seuss
The four agreements Miguel Ruiz
Eat, pray, love Elizabeth Gilbert
Ghost in the wires Kevin D. Mitnick
You’re never weird on the internet Felicia Day
Creativity Inc. Ed Catmull
The abolition of man C.S. Lewis
As a man thinketh James Allen
Think and grow rich Napoleon Hill
The autobiography of Benjamin Franklin Benjamin Franklin
The time machine H.G. Wells
Atlas shrugged Ayn Rand
Beyond good and evil Friedrich Nietzsche
A confession Leo Tolstoy
The historical reliability of the gospels Craig L. Blomberg
The cost of discipleship Dietrich Bonhoeffer
Institutes of the Christian religion John Calvin
In my place condemned he stood J.I. Packer
Surprised by hope N.T. Wright
Turning points Mark A. Noll
Culture making Andy Crouch
Till we have built Jerusalem Philip Bess
Cardiphonia or the uterrance of the heart John Newton
Grace based parenting Tim Kimmel
Center church Timothy Keller
Knowing God J.I. Packer
True spirituality Francis A. Schaeffer
Prayer Ole Hallesby
The fight John White
Out of the saltshaker Rebecca Manley Pippert
The pursuit of God A.W. Tozer
Dynamics of spiritual life Richard F. Lovelace
Spiritual depression D. Martyn Lloyd-Jones
Precious remedies against Satan’s devices Thomas Brooks
The religious affections Jonathan Edwards
The holiness of God R.C. Sproul
The death of death in the death of Christ John Owen
Evangelism and the sovereignty of God J.I. Packer
Fundamentalism and the word of God J.I. Packer
The transforming vision Brian J. Walsh
Commentary on Galatians Martin Luther
The five points of Calvanism David N. Steele
Westminster confession of faith Westminster Assembly
Tell the truth Will Metzger
The Christian life Sinclair B. Ferguson
The scandal of the evangelical mind Mark A. Noll
Putting amazing back into grace Michael S. Horton
The journey Peter Kreeft
Urban ministry Harvie M. Conn
Showing the spirit D.A. Carson
Charity and its fruits Jonathan Edwards
Selected sermons of Jonathan Edwards Jonathan Edwards
What’s so amazing about grace? Philip Yancey
Creation regained Albert M. Wolters
Objects of his affection Scotty Smith
The hiding place Corrie Ten Boom
Children of the living God Sinclair B. Ferguson
A scandalous freedom Steve Brown
To kill a mockingbird Harper Lee
The goldsworthy trilogy Graeme Goldsworthy
The heart of evangelism Jerram Barrs
The secular revolution Christian Smith
The doctrine of the knowledge of God John M. Frame
Apologetics to the glory of God John M. Frame
Confessions Augustine of Hippo
A grief observed C.S. Lewis
Blue like jazz Donald Miller
This is awkward Sammy Rhodes
Shantaram Gregory David Roberts

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