Past Books

  • September 2017: Facing Codependence: What It Is, Where It Comes from, How It Sabotages Our Lives by Pia Mellody
  • August 2017: Debt, the First 5000 Years by David Graeber
  • July 2017: Houston, We Have a Narrative: Why Science Needs Story by Randy Olson
  • June 2017:  In a Far Country by Jack London
  • May 2017: Emergency: This Book Will Save Your Life by Neil Strauss
  • April 2017: Grunt: The Curious Science of Humans at War by Mary Roach
  • March 2017: The Cyber Effect: A Pioneering Cyberpsychologist Explains How Human Behavior Changes Online by Mary Aiken
  • February 2017: The New Better Off: Reinventing the American Dream by Courtney Martin
  • January 2017: Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis by J. D. Vance
  • December 2016: Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
  • November 2016: The Caped Crusade: Batman and the Rise of Nerd Culture by Glen Weldon
  • October 2016: The Design of Everyday Things by Don Norman
  • September 2016: The Three-Body Problem by Cixin Liu
  • August 2016: Becoming Wise: An Inquiry into the Mystery and Art of Living by Krista Tippett
  • July 2016: Sway: The Irresistible Pull of Irrational Behavior by Ori Brafman and Rom Brafman
  • June 2016: Through the looking Glass by Lewis Carroll (and optionally Castle Waiting Volume 1: Lucky Road by Linda Medley)
  • May 2016: American Nations: A History of the Eleven Rival Regional Cultures of North America by Colin Woodard
  • April 2016: Sowing Seeds in the Desert: Natural Farming, Global Restoration, and Ultimate Food Security by Masanobu Fukuoka
  • March 2016: The Wright Brothers by David McCullough
  • February 2016: Reclaiming Conversation: The Power of Talk in a Digital Age by Sherry Turkle
  • January 2016: Walking by Henry David Thoreau
  • December 2015: The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman
  • November 2015: The Brain by David Eagleman
  • October 2015: Oh, The Places You’ll Go by Dr. Seuss

 


 

September 2015 and earlier:

  • The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
  • Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee
  • Socrates Café: A Fresh Taste of Philosophy by Christopher Phillips
  • David and Goliath by Malcom Gladwell
  • The Rise of the Creative Class by Richard Florida
  • Daring Greatly by Bene Brown
  • How to Cook a Wolf by M.F.K. Fisher
  • Wizard: The Life and Times of Nikola Tesla by Marc Seifer
  • Why Not Capitalism? by Jason F. Brennan
  • Tribes: We Need You to Lead Us by Seth Godin
  • The Omnivore’s Dilemma by Michael Pollan
  • Makers: The New Industrial Revolution by Chris Anderson
  • Antifragile by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
  • Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson
  • How Will You Measure Your Life? by Clay Christensen
  • Resonate by Nancy Duarte