Anant Jain

Books read and listened to in 2021

Book List

Books (12)

  • Good Strategy Bad Strategy: The Difference and Why It Matters. Richard P. Rumelt.
  • The Mythical Man-Month: Essays on Software Engineering. Frederick P. Brooks Jr.
  • Memos from the Chairman. Alan C. Greenberg.
  • The Manhattan Project: Making the Atomic Bomb. F.G. Gosling and US Department of Energy.
  • Payments Systems in the U.S. - Third Edition: A Guide for the Payments Professional. Carol Coye Benson, Scott Loftesness, Russ Jones.
  • Staff Engineer: Leadership beyond the management track. Will Larson.
  • The Almanack of Naval Ravikant: A Guide to Wealth and Happiness. Eric Jorgenson, Jack Butcher, Tim Ferriss.
  • Resilient Management. Lara Hogan.
  • Change by Design: How Design Thinking Transforms Organizations and Inspires Innovation. Tim Brown.
  • Accelerate: The Science of Lean Software and DevOps: Building and Scaling High Performing Technology Organizations. Nicole Forsgren, Jez Humble, Gene Kim.
  • The Innovator's Dilemma: The Revolutionary Book that Will Change the Way You Do Business.¬†Clayton M. Christensen.
  • Designing Data-Intensive Applications: The Big Ideas Behind Reliable, Scalable, and Maintainable Systems. Martin Kleppmann.

Audiobooks (10)

  • Powerful: Building a Culture of Freedom and Responsibility. Patty McCord.
  • Thinking in Bets: Making Smarter Decisions When You Don't Have All the Facts. Annie Duke.
  • Liftoff: Elon Musk and the Desperate Early Days That Launched SpaceX. Eric Berger.
  • Catch and Kill: Lies, Spies, and a Conspiracy to Protect Predators. Ronan Farrow.
  • Amazon Unbound: Jeff Bezos and the Invention of a Global Empire. Brad Stone.
  • SuperFreakonomics: Global Cooling, Patriotic Prostitutes, and Why Suicide Bombers Should Buy Life Insurance. Steven D. Levitt.
  • The Power of Now: A Guide to Spiritual Enlightenment. Eckhart Tolle.
  • Ego Is the Enemy. Ryan Holiday.
  • Facebook: The Inside Story. Steven Levy.
  • The Psychology of Money: Timeless Lessons on Wealth, Greed, and Happiness. Morgan Housel.