Category Title Author Rating Description
Altered States Saying Yes Jacob Sullum
An impressive work that manages to turn the "drugs are bad" mindset of modern times completely on its head with clear,...
Altered States Pihkal Alexander Shulgin & Ann Shulgin
The bible of modern psychedelic exploration.
Altered States In the Garden of Iden Kage Baker
A witty romance set in 16th century Europe, with a sci-fi twist.
Biology The Diversity of Life Edward O. Wilson
What's most astonishing about the vast breadth of life on earth is how little we know about it.
Business Positioning Al Ries and Jack Trout
How can your company, product, or message get mindshare in this information-overloaded age?
Business Brand New Nancy F. Koehn
The story of six famous entrepreneurs and how they used branding to make their products successful.
Business The 80/20 Principle Richard Koch
The vast majority of effects are produced by a small minor of causes.
Business Crossing the Chasm Geoffrey A. Moore
More business wisdom is packed into these 200 pages than a whole stadium full of MBAs.
Business Lean Thinking James P. Womack and Daniel T. Jones
"Lean" is an approach to business pioneered by Toyota.
Business The Art of the Start Guy Kawasaki
A great book covering the most difficult time in starting a business: the beginning.
Business The Dip Seth Godin
"Winners never quit" is stupid.
Business Blue Ocean Strategy W. Chan Kim and Renee Mauborgne
Creating a new market (a "blue ocean") is easier and more lucrative than competing in an existing one (a "red ocean"),...
Business Eric Sink on the Business of Software Eric Sink
If you're planning on starting, or currently run, a small software company, you should read this book.
Business The Brand Gap Marty Neumeier
A brand is not a logo or a colorscheme; it's the gut feeling a person has about your company.
Business The Now Habit Neil Fiore
&Procrastination is your subconscious mind telling you: something is wrong with this work I'm supposed to be doing.