Anant Jain

Books read and listened to in 2017

Book List

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Books (18)

  1. Nail It Then Scale It: The Entrepreneur’s Guide to Creating and Managing Breakthrough Innovation. Nathan Furr and Paul Ahlstrom.
  2. Permissionless Innovation: The Continuing Case for Comprehensive Technological Freedom. Adam Thierer.
  3. The Upstarts: How Uber, Airbnb, and the Killer Companies of the New Silicon Valley Are Changing the World. Brad Stone.
  4. Influence: How and Why People Agree to Things. Robert Cialdini. (Review)
  5. Modern Romance: An Investigation. Aziz Ansari and Eric Klinenberg. (Kindle)
  6. The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business. Charles Duhigg. (Kindle) (Review)
  7. Things a Little Bird Told Me: Creative Secrets from the Co-Founder of Twitter. Biz Stone.
  8. Common Stocks and Uncommon Profits and Other Writings. Philip Arthur Fisher.
  9. Thinking, Fast and Slow. Daniel Kahneman. (Review)
  10. Don’t Make Me Think. Steve Krug. (Review)
  11. Rocket Surgery Made Easy. Steve Krug. (Review)
  12. Stumbling On Happiness. Daniel Gilbert. (Review)
  13. The Power of Moments: Why Certain Experiences Have Extraordinary Impact. Chip Heath and Dan Heath. (Review)
  14. Siddhartha. Hermann Hesse.
  15. Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. J.K. Rowling.
  16. The Pocket Universal Principles of Design. William Lidwell, Kritina Holden, Jill Butler.
  17. The Design of Everyday Things. Don Norman. (Review)
  18. How to Make Sense of Any Mess. Abby Covert.

Audiobooks (9)

  1. An Anthropologist on Mars: Seven Paradoxical Tales. Oliver Sacks.
  2. Hackers: Heroes of the Computer Revolution. Steven Levy.
  3. Onward: How Starbucks Fought for Its Life Without Losing Its Soul. Howard Schultz, Joanne Gordon.
  4. Angel: How to Invest in Technology Startups. Jason Calacanis.
  5. Age of Ambition: Chasing Fortune, Truth, and Faith in the New China. Evan Osnos.
  6. Give and Take: A Revolutionary Approach to Success. Adam Grant. (Review)
  7. The Selfish Gene. Richard Dawkins. (Review)
  8. The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck: A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life. Mark Manson. (Review)
  9. The Checklist Manifesto: How to Get Things Right. Atul Gawande.