The Stars Are Legion (Reprint) Pivot: The Only Move That Matters Is Your Next One World Without Mind: The Existential Threat of Big Tech Adult Children of Emotionally Immature Parents: How to Heal from Distant, Rejecting, or Self-Involved Parents The Places That Scare You: A Guide to Fearlessness in Difficult Times Sex at Dawn: How We Mate, Why We Stray, and What It Means for Modern Relationships The Heart's Invisible Furies
The Wisdom of Insecurity: A Message for an Age of Anxiety Sex at Dawn: How We Mate, Why We Stray, and What It Means for Modern Relationships Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House Persepolis Rising Mating in Captivity: Unlocking Erotic Intelligence Mating in Captivity: Unlocking Erotic Intelligence
My Age of Anxiety: Fear, Hope, Dread, and the Search for Peace of Mind Dreamland: The True Tale of America's Opiate Epidemic Little Fires Everywhere 11/22/63 Persepolis Rising Marfa: The Transformation of a West Texas Town Little Fires Everywhere
Pivot: The Only Move That Matters Is Your Next One Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup World Without Mind: The Existential Threat of Big Tech Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup The Heart's Invisible Furies The Stars Are Legion (Reprint) Lovers at the Chameleon Club, Paris 1932

2018 Reading

By Alex Priest

By Alex Priest
Persepolis Rising

Persepolis Rising

James S. A. Corey

$30.00 $27.90

So fun. Love The Expanse.

Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup

Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup

John Carreyrou

$30.00 $27.90

★ Gripping read of one of silicon valley's biggest disasters (and I'm not talking about Uber in 2017).

Pivot: The Only Move That Matters Is Your Next One

Pivot: The Only Move That Matters Is Your Next One

Jenny Blake

$18.00 $16.74

★ A really valuable tool for me as I was undergoing a career transition, and one I will revisit several times, I imagine.

Sex at Dawn: How We Mate, Why We Stray, and What It Means for Modern Relationships

Sex at Dawn: How We Mate, Why We Stray, and What It Means for Modern Relationships

Christopher Ryan and Cacilda Jetha

$17.99 $16.73

Interesting and provocative, although not as compelling or convincing as the dust cover would lead you to believe.

The Stars Are Legion (Reprint)

The Stars Are Legion (Reprint)

Kameron Hurley

$17.99

I'll be honest: I don't remember a ton about this book. The all-female cast is compelling and interesting, but overall it just didn't stick with me.

The Heart's Invisible Furies

The Heart's Invisible Furies

John Boyne

$18.00 $16.74

★ My favorite book of 2018, by far. Please do yourself a favor and pick this up if you haven't already.

World Without Mind: The Existential Threat of Big Tech

World Without Mind: The Existential Threat of Big Tech

Franklin Foer

$17.00

Ahead of his time, in some ways. Good read.

Little Fires Everywhere

Little Fires Everywhere

Celeste Ng

$27.00 $25.11

This was fine.

Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House

Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House

Michael Wolff

$30.00 $27.90

Writing from 2020: if only we knew how quaint this portrayal was of who would become one of the worst, most dangerous leaders our country has ever seen.

Mating in Captivity: Unlocking Erotic Intelligence

Mating in Captivity: Unlocking Erotic Intelligence

Esther Perel

$17.99 $16.73

I like Esther Perel, and find her work compelling, but this didn't do much for me for some reason.

The Wisdom of Insecurity: A Message for an Age of Anxiety

The Wisdom of Insecurity: A Message for an Age of Anxiety

Alan Watts

$16.00 $14.88

★ My second read through, and certainly won't be my last. Essential reading.

The Places That Scare You: A Guide to Fearlessness in Difficult Times

The Places That Scare You: A Guide to Fearlessness in Difficult Times

Pema Chödrön

$16.95 $15.76

★ Really great, short read. Really helpful for me during an especially stressful period of 2018.

Dreamland: The True Tale of America's Opiate Epidemic

Dreamland: The True Tale of America's Opiate Epidemic

Sam Quinones

$18.00 $16.74

★ Hard to imagine a better rundown of the opioid crisis. Must read.

Marfa: The Transformation of a West Texas Town

Marfa: The Transformation of a West Texas Town

Kathleen Shafer

$17.95

★ A delightful primer on the wonderfully weird town we call home.

My Age of Anxiety: Fear, Hope, Dread, and the Search for Peace of Mind

My Age of Anxiety: Fear, Hope, Dread, and the Search for Peace of Mind

Scott Stossel

$16.95 $15.76

★ Powerful and informative read about one man's confrontation with chronic anxiety.

11/22/63

11/22/63

Stephen King

$35.00 $32.55

★ Stephen King sci-fi + political history is a dream come true for a nerd like me. Loved this one.

Lovers at the Chameleon Club, Paris 1932

Lovers at the Chameleon Club, Paris 1932

Francine Prose

$26.99

★ Runner up for favorite book of 2018. A fantastic romp through history with incredible characters.

Adult Children of Emotionally Immature Parents: How to Heal from Distant, Rejecting, or Self-Involved Parents

Adult Children of Emotionally Immature Parents: How to Heal from Distant, Rejecting, or Self-Involved Parents

Lindsay C Gibson

$18.95 $17.62

★ A useful read for literally anyone, even if you had the best parents in the world.