“The way of success is the way of continuous pursuit of knowledge.” Napoleon Hill.

Note: These books I read in 2013- 2015. Some before I started the blog which I wanted to include. Top rated at the top. 

Top rated at the top. 

Elon Musk by Ashley Vance 

After reading this, you will want to build rockets, take over the world and fly to Mars. Then you will realize you are not Elon Musk.

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The Obstacle In The Way by Ryan Holiday.

Hands down my favorite book of all time. 10/10.

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Play it away by Charlie Hoehn

A book will mean more to you if it finds you at the right time.

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Anything You Want by Derek Sivers

I am a huge Sivers fan. You can learn so much from him. Worth a guy following for many reasons. Check out his Ted Talks as well!

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Raising The Bar by Gary Erickson

Just a great story about taking alternative approaches.

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The 4 Hour Work Week by Tim Ferris

I always find myself continually revisiting Tim’s material. There are so many hidden gems that I keep finding. I could only recommend his work, as a must reading material for all!

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Losing My Virginity by Richard Branson

Awesome stories and adventures of Mr Yes! Great on audio.

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The Game by Neil Strauss

A book that had a huge effect on a very shy boy growing up. Not just for guys as well! Very entertaining book!

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Golf is Not a Game of Perfect by Dr. Bob Rotella

College bible that lived next to the side of my bed for 4 years.

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As A Man Thinketh by James Allen

The mind is your greatest asset or biggest weakness. You are what you focus on.

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The 22 Immutable Laws of Marketing by Al Ries & Jack Trout

A four-year marketing degree in 150 pages.

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Man’s Search For Meaning  by Viktor E Frankl

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The Big Miss by Hank Haney

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Hemming In Love by A. E Hotchner

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Surely Your Joking Mr Feynman by Richard Freynman

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Jonny Bunko by Daniel Pink

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Magic of Thinking Big by David Scwartz

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So Good They Can’t Ignore You by Carl Newport.

Awesome, awesome read! A must for all.

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A Guide To The Good Life by William B Irvine.

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 Zero to One by Peter Theil.

Blake Masters notes on this book: http://blakemasters.com/peter-thiels-cs183-startup

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Steal Like An Artist by Austin Kleon

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Lean Startup – Eric Reiss

Before I started at the infamous Monkey Inferno, I asked my first boss after graduating university, Shaan Puri – is there anything I can do before I start. Read the “lean start up.” For anyone starting out and developing an idea, no better place to start.

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Ready Fire Aim by Michael Masterson

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The One Thing by Gary Keller

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Daily Rituals by Mason Currey

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Rich Dad Poor Dad by Robert Kiyosaki

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Think And Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill

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The Recession Proof Graduate by Charlie Hoehn

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Show Your Work by Austin Kleon

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Zorba The Greek by Nikos Kazantzakis

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Bold by Peter Diamandis

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The Checklist Manifesto by Atul Gawande

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Very Good Lives by J.K Rowling 

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48 Laws of Power by Robert Greene

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 The Four Hour Chef by Timmy Tim Tim

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Four Hour Body by Mr Ferriss

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The 80/20 Principle by Richard Koch.

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Driven by Nick Faldo

“You know the chances of becoming a professional golfer are like one in a million!?!” Than I will be that one! Wonderful read of the sheer determination to be the very best you can be.

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Letters From Stoic by Seneca

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The Bulletproof Diet by Dave Asprey

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Growth Hacker Marketing by Ryan Holiday.

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Purple Cow by Seth Godin.

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Automatic Wealth For Grads by Michael Masterson

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Business Stripped Bare by Richard Branson.

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Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell

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Bird by bird. by Anne Lamott

I do not claim myself a writer at tall. I find it very difficult as I am very dyslexic.  However, I do enjoy to write and we all can become better at anything with the more purposeful practice.  “Write as if you are looking through 1×1 inch picture frame.”

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1000 True Fans by Kevin Kelly – Short read and free online here. 

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Made to Stick by Chip Heath & Dan Heath

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Little Bets

So I heard about this book in “So Good They Cant Ignore You.” It breaks down how the likes of Steve Jobs thought and tested and broke down his big ideas into “little bets.”

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One quick question!

1) What book/ books are you currently reading?

2) What is your favorite Book of all time?

Let me know below!

Happy reading.

Love, Chris.