Books I have read

Collection of books I have read and shared in my weekly newsletter. 

Ikigai: The Japanese secret to a long and happy life

The Alchemist

Why Has Nobody Told Me This Before?

Who Will Cry When You Die?

How to Talk to Anyone: 92 Little Tricks for Big Success in Relationships

How Will You Measure your Life?

Think and Grow Rich

Atomic Habits

The Psychology of Money

ReWork: Change the Way You Work Forever

Attitude Is Everything: Change Your Attitude … Change Your Life!

Factfulness: Ten Reasons We’re Wrong About the World – and Why Things Are Better Than You Think


The Laws of Human Nature



12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos


Outliers: The Story of Success


Stillness is the Key: An Ancient Strategy for Modern Life

Man’s Search For Meaning: The classic tribute to hope from the Holocaust

On the Shortness of Life

Malgudi Schooldays:The Adventures of Swami and His Friends

The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari

Quiet: The power of introverts in a world that can’t stop talking

Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind

How to do the work

When the Body Says No: The Cost of Hidden Stress

Seinfeldia: How a Show About Nothing Changed Everything

Don’t Believe Everything You Think

Misbehaving: The Making of Behavioural Economics

As a Man Thinketh

The YouTube Formula: How Anyone Can Unlock the Algorithm to Drive Views, Build an Audience, and Grow Revenue

Influence : The Psychology of Persuasion

Stillness is the Key: An Ancient Strategy for Modern Life


Atmamun: The Path to Achieving the Bliss of the Himalayan Swamis. and the Freedom of a Living God.


American Kingpin

When the Body Says No: The Cost of Hidden Stress

Seinfeldia: How a Show About Nothing Changed Everything

How to do the work

The Power of Moments: Why Certain Experiences Have Extraordinary Impact


Uncanny Valley: A Memoir

Empire of Pain: The Secret History of the Sackler Dynasty

Against the Gods

Binge Times: Inside Hollywood’s Furious Billion-Dollar Battle to Take Down Netflix

Harsh Realities: The Making of Marico

India’s Most Fearless 2: More Military Stories of Unimaginable Courage and Sacrifice: More Military Stories of Unimaginable Courage and Sacrifice | Stories of War

Solve For Happy: Engineer Your Path to Joy

Dare to Lead: Brave Work. Tough Conversations. Whole Hearts.

The Z Factor

The Carbon Almanac

The Network State: How To Start a New Country

The Last Lecture

Pandeymonium: Piyush Pandey on Advertising

HarperBusiness Azim Premji: The Man Beyond the Billions

Build (Lead Title): An Unorthodox Guide to Making Things Worth Making

Just Keep Buying: Proven ways to save money and build your wealth

Mind Without Fear


No Ego: How Leaders Can Cut the Cost of Workplace Drama, End Entitlement, and Drive Big Results

The Little Prince

Beyond Good And Evil

Everything Is Out of Syllabus: An Instru: An Instruction Manual for Life

Booming Digital Stars: 11 Inspiring Journeys from India’s Creator Economy


Twelve and a Half : Leveraging the Emotional Ingredients Necessary for Business Success

Pre-Suasion: A Revolutionary Way to Influence and Persuade

Multipliers: How the Best Leaders Make Everyone Smart

My life in full

The Code of the Extraordinary Mind

Red Roulette

Plato and a Platypus Walk into a Bar

Hope: Wisdom to Survive in a Hopeless World

Strike your balance: How to be at peace with yourself

Maybe You Should Talk To Someone

Beyond the Last Blue Mountain: A Life of J.R.D. Tata

The Master: The Brilliant Career of Roger Federer

Seeking Wisdom: From Darwin to Munger

Eat That Frog!: 21 Great Ways to Stop Procrastinating and Get More Done in Less Time

Fast This Way: Burn Fat, Heal Inflammation and Eat Like the High-Performing Human You Were Meant to Be

Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance

Radical Candor

Show Your Work!


#Tatastories: 40 Timeless Tales to Inspire You

The Education of a Value Investor: My Transformative Quest for Wealth, Wisdom, and Enlightenment

The Joys Of Compounding: The Passionate Pursuit of Lifelong Learning

12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos

The 5 AM Club

A man called Ove

Deep Work: Rules for focused success in a distracted world

Good Vibes, Good Life: How Self-love Is the Key to Unlocking Your Greatness

The Book Thief

The Power of Your Subconscious Mind

How Not to Be Wrong: The Hidden Maths of Everyday Life

Predictably Irrational: The Hidden Forces that Shape Our Decisions

In The Footsteps Of Rama: Travels with the Ramayana

Can’t Hurt Me: Master Your Mind and Defy the Odds

Shoe Dog

EINSTEIN: GENIUS: His Life and Universe

Open: An Autobiography

Charles Chaplin: My Autobiography

Steve Jobs: The Exclusive Biography

Wings of Fire: Autobiography of Abdul Kalam

Courage: The Joy of Living Dangerously

Rest: Why You Get More Done When You Work Less

In Order To Live

University of Berkshire Hathaway: 30 Years of Lessons Learned from Warren Buffett & Charlie Munger at the Annual Shareholders Meeting

Awareness: The Key to Living in Balance

Range: How Generalists Triumph in a Specialized World

The Moral Animal

No Rules Rules: Netflix and the Culture of Reinvention

Hermann Hesse : Siddhartha: An Indian Tale

What You Do Is Who You Are: How to Create Your Business Culture

Waking Up: Searching for Spirituality Without Religion

Think Again: The Power of Knowing What You Don’t Know

How to Find Fulfilling Work

What It Takes

The Selfish Gene

Prisoners of Geography

Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End

Non Obvious Megatrends: How to See What Others Miss and Predict the Future

Tools of Titans: The Tactics, Routines and Habits of Billionaires, Icons and World-Class Performers

Autobiography of a Yogi

Think Like a Monk: The secret of how to harness the power of positivity and be happy now

Intentional Integrity: How Smart Companies Can Lead an Ethical Revolution

The First and Last Freedom

Marching Powder: A True Story of a British Drug Smuggler In a Bolivian Jail

Who Ordered This Truckload of Dung?

Letting Go

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