My Bookshelf

Originals: How Non-Conformists Move the World

Deep Work: Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World

The Right Kind of Crazy: A True Story of Teamwork, Leadership, and High-Stakes Innovation

Rapt: Attention and the Focused Life

The World Beyond Your Head: On Becoming an Individual in an Age of Distraction

The Antidote: Happiness for People Who Can’t Stand Positive Thinking

The Road to Character

Hardwiring Happiness: The New Brain Science of Contentment, Calm, and Confidence

The Organized Mind: Thinking Straight in the Age of Information Overload

What to Do When its Your Turn (and its Always Your Turn)

Do Over: Rescue Monday, Reinvent Your Work, and Never Get Stuck

Are You Fully Charged?: The 3 Keys to Energizing Your Work and Life

Teaching a Stone to Talk: Expeditions and Encounters

What If?: Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions

Eat Move Sleep: How Small Choices Lead to Big Changes

Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power

Thinking in New Boxes: A New Paradigm for Business Creativity

How We Got to Now: Six Innovations That Made the Modern World

Information Doesn’t Want to Be Free: Laws for the Internet Age

MONEY Master the Game: 7 Simple Steps to Financial Freedom

What Technology Wants

Titan: The Life of John D. Rockefeller, Sr.

On Writing Well, 30th Anniversary Edition: The Classic Guide to Writing Nonfiction

Moonwalking with Einstein: The Art and Science of Remembering Everything

The Black Swan: Second Edition: The Impact of the Highly Improbable: With a new section: “On Robustness and Fragility” (Incerto)

Powers of Two: Finding the Essence of Innovation in Creative Pairs

The Rise: Creativity, the Gift of Failure, and the Search for Mastery

Status Anxiety

A Place of My Own: The Architecture of Daydreams

Creativity- Inc Overcoming the Unseen Forces That Stand in the Way of True Inspiration

Organizing Genius: The Secrets of Creative Collaboration

The Leadership Challenge, 4th Edition

The Everyday Work of Art: Awakening the Extraordinary in Your Daily Life

Orbiting the Giant Hairball: A Corporate Fool's Guide to Surviving with Grace

Man's Search for Meaning

Born Standing Up: A Comic's Life

The War of Art: Break Through the Blocks and Win Your Inner Creative Battles

Life in the Crystal Palace

Creativity: The Psychology of Discovery and Invention

The Active Life: A Spirituality of Work, Creativity, and Caring

Einstein's Dreams

Business Model Generation: A Handbook for Visionaries, Game Changers, and Challengers

How Will You Measure Your Life?

The Halo Effect: . . . and the Eight Other Business Delusions That Deceive Managers

The Heart Aroused: Poetry and the Preservation of the Soul in Corporate America

Ready for Anything: 52 Productivity Principles for Getting Things Done

The Artist's Way

Cracking Creativity: The Secrets of Creative Genius

The Brand Gap: How to Bridge the Distance Between Business Strategy and Design

Unstuck: A Tool for Yourself, Your Team, and Your World

Great by Choice: Uncertainty, Chaos, and Luck--Why Some Thrive Despite Them All

The Personal MBA: Master the Art of Business

Difficult Conversations: How to Discuss What Matters Most

Shop Class as Soulcraft: An Inquiry into the Value of Work

Lateral Thinking: Creativity Step by Step (Perennial Library)

Where Good Ideas Come From

Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life

Cognitive Surplus: How Technology Makes Consumers into Collaborators

Linchpin: Are You Indispensable?

Primalbranding: Create Zealots for Your Brand, Your Company, and Your Future

On Intelligence

So Good They Can't Ignore You: Why Skills Trump Passion in the Quest for Work You Love

Human Capitalism: How Economic Growth Has Made Us Smarter--and More Unequal

Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder (Incerto)

How The Mighty Fall: And Why Some Companies Never Give In

Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions (Dover Thrift Editions)

Manage Your Day-to-Day: Build Your Routine, Find Your Focus, and Sharpen Your Creative Mind (The 99U Book Series)

Ready, Fire, Aim: Zero to $100 Million in No Time Flat

Letters to a Young Poet

The Power of Myth

Artful Making: What Managers Need to Know About How Artists Work

The Creative Habit: Learn It and Use It for Life

John Adams

The Time Paradox: The New Psychology of Time That Will Change Your Life


The Power of Full Engagement: Managing Energy, Not Time, Is the Key to High Performance and Personal Renewal

On Writing: 10th Anniversary Edition: A Memoir of the Craft