Ryan’s notes

Books I've read

Here's a list of books I've read. For some, I've written a detailed review. ⭐️ indicates a strong recommendation and 🛑 means I really didn't like it.

2022

2021

2020

  • Willpower Doesn't Work by Benjamin Hardy
  • Caffeine by Michael Pollan ⭐️
  • Atomic Habits by James Clear ⭐️
  • Losing Earth by Nathaniel Rich
  • Designing Your Life by Bill Burnett & Dave Evans
  • Grit by Angela Duckworth
  • Daring Greatly by Brene Brown ⭐️
  • Maybe You Should Talk to Someone by Lori Gottlieb ⭐️
  • Open by Andre Agassi ⭐️
  • The Tender Bar by J. R. Moehringer ⭐️
  • Bad Blood by John Carreyrou
  • The Big Short by Michael Lewis
  • Shoe Dog by Phil Knight ⭐️
  • Know My Name by Chanel Miller ⭐️

2019

  • I have America Surrounded by John Higgs ⭐️
  • Kitchen Confidential by Anthony Bourdain ⭐️

Earlier

  • How to Change Your Mind by Michael Pollan ⭐️
  • Barbarian Days by William Finnegan
  • A Little Life by Hanya Yanagihara ⭐️
  • Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand ⭐️
  • The Right Stuff by Tom Wolfe