Potemkin Life

Some books that have made me better at who I am and what I do:

Tech and Work:

Eloquent Javascript by Marijn Haverbeke
Programming JavaScript Applications by Eric Elliott
The Mythical Man-Month by Fred Brooks
Effective Python: 59 Ways to Write Better Python by Brett Slatkin
Clean Code: A Handbook of Agile Software Craftmanship by Robert Martin
Pragmatic Programmer: From Journeyman to Master by Andy Hunt and Dave Thomas
Fluent Python by Luciano Ramahlho
JavaScript Allonge by Reginald Braithwaite
Code Complete by Steve McConnell
Head First Design Patterns by Elisabeth Freeman and Kathy Sierra
Deep Work by Cal Newport
The Hard Thing About Hard Things by Ben Horowitz
Shape Up: Stop Running in Circle and Ship Work that Matters by Ryan Singer
Thinking Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman
Traction: How Any Startup Can Achieve Explosive Customer Growth by Gabriel Weinberg and Justin Mares

General Interest:

The Story of Philosophy by Will Durant
The Story of Civilization by Will Durant
Leo Tolstoy
Fyodor Dostoevsky


Line by Line by Claire Kehrwald Cook
The Elements of Style by Strunk and White
Copy Editing for Professionals by Rooney and Witte