Reading list

Design, Art & Inspiration

  • The Non-designer’s Design Book
  • Refactoring UI
  • How to draw almost everything
  • How to draw almost everyday
  • Drawing on the right side of the brain
  • A Profound Waste of Time
  • Designing Games
  • Creativity Inc
  • Zen Pencils
  • “How Buildings Learn” by Stewart Brand

About building products and running companies

  • Traction (by Gabriel Weinberg and Justin Mares)
  • The Mom Test
  • Obviously Awesome
  • Company of One
  • The Startup Owner’s Manual
  • Fanatical Prospecting
  • Zero to One

People, Biases and such

  • The Art of Thinking Clearly
  • Crucial Conversations
  • Super Thinking
  • Never split the difference

Market, Economy, Systems and such

  • Good economics for hard times
  • A Little History of Economics
  • Thinking in Systems
  • Black Swan
  • The Intelligent Investor
  • The Rise and Fall of Nations
  • Skin in the game
  • Anti-Fragile


  • Deep Learning for Coders with fastai and PyTorch
  • A Programmer’s Introduction to Mathematics
  • Everyday Data Science by Andrew Carr

About stuff around me

  • Stuff Matters
  • Surely you’re joking Mr.Feynman
  • Feynman Lectures on Physics: Volume 1
  • Feynman Lectures on Physics: Volume 2
  • Feynman Lectures on Physics: Volume 3


  • Breakthrough Advertising
  • The Elements of Style


  • The Hitchhiker’s guide to the galaxy
  • Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine