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I used to keep this list on Goodreads, but I don’t need ratings or social integrations. I just want a list of what I’ve read and what I want to read.

Currently Reading

  • “The Price You Pay for College: An Entirely New Road Map for the Biggest Financial Decision Your Family Will Ever Make” by Ron Lieber
  • “American History in Bite-sized Chunks” by Allison Vale, Alison Rattle

Want to Read

  • “How the World Really Works: The Science Behind How We Got Here and Where We’re Going” by Vaclav Smil
  • “The Eureka Myth: Creators, Innovators, and Everyday Intellectual Property” by Jessica Silbey
  • “Don’t Make Me Think” by Steve Krug
  • “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory” by Roald Dahl
  • “Try to remember!” by Frank Herbert
  • “Blood in the Machine: The Origins of the Rebellion Against Big Tech” by Brian Merchant
  • “Letter Perfect: The Marvelous History of Our Alphabet From A to Z” by David Sacks
  • “Thinking in Systems” by Donella H. Meadows
  • “History, Disrupted: How Social Media and the World Wide Web Have Changed the Past” by Jason Steinhauer
  • “Against Progress: Intellectual Property and Fundamental Values in the Internet Age” by Jessica Silbey
  • “Cornered: The New Monopoly Capitalism and the Economics of Destruction” by Barry C. Lynn
  • “Context” by Cory Doctorow
  • “Memory, Edited: Taking Liberties with History” by Abby Smith Rumsey
  • “The Dream Machine: J.C.R. Licklider and the Revolution That Made Computing Personal” by M. Mitchell Waldrop
  • “Cutting the Cord: The Cell Phone Has Transformed Humanity” by Martin Cooper
  • “The Book of Ti’ana (Myst, #2)” by Rand Miller
  • “The Inevitable: Understanding the 12 Technological Forces That Will Shape Our Future” by Kevin Kelly
  • “Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass” by Frederick Douglass
  • “Midnight in Washington: How We Almost Lost Our Democracy and Still Could” by Adam Schiff
  • “A Woman of No Importance: The Untold Story of the American Spy Who Helped Win World War II” by Sonia Purnell
  • “Mastering the Art of Drawing” by Ian Sidaway
  • “Common Errors in English Usage 2nd Edition” by Paul Brians
  • “Writing Tools: 50 Essential Strategies for Every Writer” by Roy Peter Clark
  • “Washington’s Gay General: The Legends and Loves of Baron von Steuben” by Josh Trujillo
  • “Myst: The Book of Atrus” by Rand Miller
  • “The Internet Con: How to Seize the Means of Computation” by Cory Doctorow
  • “Guantanamo Voices: True Accounts from the World’s Most Infamous Prison” by Sarah Mirk
  • “The Count of Monte Cristo” by Alexandre Dumas
  • “The Codebreakers: The Comprehensive History of Secret Communication from Ancient Times to the Internet” by David Kahn
  • “The Overflowing Brain: Information Overload and the Limits of Working Memory” by Torkel Klingberg
  • “Click Here to Kill Everybody: Security and Survival in a Hyper-connected World” by Bruce Schneier
  • “Complete Works of William Shakespeare” by William Shakespeare
  • “Politics and the English Language” by George Orwell
  • “Ohio” by Stephen Markley
  • “Dolomiti” by Alessandro De Giuli
  • “Giochiamo in italiano. Cruciverba, rebus e giochi vari per imparare l’italiano divertendosi” by Antonella Tanzini
  • “What If? 2: Additional Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions” by Randall Munroe
  • “Across the Sand (The Sand Chronicles, #2)” by Hugh Howey
  • “True Raiders: The Untold Story of the 1909 Expedition to Find the Legendary Ark of the Covenant” by Brad Ricca
  • “Blunder: Why Smart People Make Bad Decisions” by Zachary Shore
  • “The Information Diet: A Case for Conscious Consumption” by Clay A. Johnson
  • “The Organized Mind: Thinking Straight in the Age of Information Overload” by Daniel J. Levitin
  • “Discover Your True North” by Bill George
  • “Just Listen: Discover the Secret to Getting Through to Absolutely Anyone” by Mark Goulston
  • “Never Split the Difference: Negotiating As If Your Life Depended On It” by Chris Voss
  • “What Every Body is Saying: An Ex-FBI Agent’s Guide to Speed-Reading People” by Joe Navarro
  • “Measuring and Managing Performance in Organizations” by Robert D. Austin
  • “The Manager’s Path: A Guide for Tech Leaders Navigating Growth and Change” by Camille Fournier
  • “A World Without Email: Reimagining Work in an Age of Communication Overload” by Cal Newport
  • “Deep Work: Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World” by Cal Newport
  • “The Code: Silicon Valley and the Remaking of America” by Margaret O’Mara
  • “Brief Histories of Everyday Objects” by Andy Warner
  • “The Icepick Surgeon: Murder, Fraud, Sabotage, Piracy, and Other Dastardly Deeds Perpetrated in the Name of Science” by Sam Kean
  • “A Fatal Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum: Murder in Ancient Rome” by Emma Southon
  • “The Cult of Smart: How Our Broken Education System Perpetuates Social Injustice” by Fredrik deBoer
  • “A Promised Land” by Barack Obama
  • “The Reckoning: Our Nation’s Trauma and Finding a Way to Heal” by Mary L. Trump
  • “American Carnage: On the Front Lines of the Republican Civil War and the Rise of President Trump” by Tim Alberta
  • “Antisocial: Online Extremists, Techno-Utopians, and the Hijacking of the American Conversation” by Andrew Marantz
  • “How Democracies Die: What History Reveals About Our Future” by Steven Levitsky
  • “Women of Invention: Life-Changing Ideas by Remarkable Women (Volume 21) (Oxford People, 21)” by Charlotte Montague
  • “Kent State: Four Dead in Ohio” by Derf Backderf
  • “Ready Player Two” by Ernest Cline
  • “We Can Remember It for You Wholesale” by Philip K. Dick
  • “Simulacron 3 (IMAGINAIRE)” by Daniel F. Galouye
  • “Project Hail Mary” by Andy Weir
  • “The Politics Industry: How Political Innovation Can Break Partisan Gridlock and Save Our Democracy” by Katherine M. Gehl
  • “Humble Pi: A Comedy of Maths Errors” by Matt Parker
  • “They Called Us Enemy” by George Takei
  • “The Pho Cookbook: Easy to Adventurous Recipes for Vietnam’s Favorite Soup and Noodles” by Andrea Nguyen
  • “Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind” by Yuval Noah Harari
  • “Invisible Women: Data Bias in a World Designed for Men” by Caroline Criado Pérez
  • “The Revelation of St. John the Divine: The Holy Bible, King James Version” by Anonymous
  • “The City in the Middle of the Night” by Charlie Jane Anders
  • “The Institute” by Stephen King
  • “The Little Sisters of Eluria” by Stephen King
  • “How To: Absurd Scientific Advice for Common Real-World Problems” by Randall Munroe
  • “The Diary of a Young Girl” by Anne Frank
  • “Empty Planet: The Shock of Global Population Decline” by Darrell Bricker
  • "‘What Do You Care What Other People Think?’: Further Adventures of a Curious Character" by Richard P. Feynman
  • “Head On (Lock In, #2)” by John Scalzi
  • “Raising a Thinking Child: Help Your Young Child to Resolve Everyday Conflicts and Get Along With Others” by Myrna B. Shure
  • “Borderless (Analog #2)” by Eliot Peper
  • “That Doesn’t Mean What You Think It Means: The 150 Most Commonly Misused Words and Their Tangled Histories” by Ross Petras
  • “Valley of Genius: The Uncensored History of Silicon Valley (As Told by the Hackers, Founders, and Freaks Who Made It Boom)” by Adam Fisher
  • “The War on Normal People: The Truth About America’s Disappearing Jobs and Why Universal Basic Income Is Our Future” by Andrew Yang
  • “Journey to the Center of the Earth” by Jules Verne
  • “The Fourth Age: Smart Robots, Conscious Computers, and the Future of Humanity” by Byron Reese
  • “Quirky: The Remarkable Story of the Traits, Foibles, and Genius of Breakthrough Innovators Who Changed the World” by Melissa A. Schilling
  • “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn” by Mark Twain
  • “Uncommon Grounds: The History of Coffee and How It Transformed Our World” by Mark Pendergrast
  • “Great Thinkers: Simple Tools from 60 Great Thinkers to Improve Your Life Today (The School of Life Library)” by Alain de Botton
  • “The Righteous Mind: Why Good People Are Divided by Politics and Religion” by Jonathan Haidt
  • “Head in the Cloud: Why Knowing Things Still Matters When Facts Are So Easy to Look Up” by William Poundstone
  • “Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House” by Michael Wolff
  • “The Woman Who Smashed Codes: A True Story of Love, Spies, and the Unlikely Heroine who Outwitted America’s Enemies” by Jason Fagone
  • “Everybody Lies: Big Data, New Data, and What the Internet Can Tell Us About Who We Really Are” by Seth Stephens-Davidowitz
  • “A People’s History of the United States: 1492 to Present” by Howard Zinn
  • “The Pragmatic Programmer: From Journeyman to Master” by Andrew Hunt
  • “The Portable Curmudgeon” by Jon Winokur
  • “The Divine Comedy” by Dante Alighieri
  • “97 Things Every Programmer Should Know” by Kevlin Henney
  • “The Art of War” by Sun Tzu
  • “Fairy Tales Every Child Should Know” by Hamilton Wright Mabie
  • “Little Women” by Louisa May Alcott
  • “Anna Karenina” by Leo Tolstoy
  • “The Phantom of the Opera” by Gaston Leroux
  • “Essential Sci-Fi Aliens” by Randall Garrett
  • “Mr. Spaceship” by Philip K. Dick
  • “The Legends of King Arthur and His Knights” by James Knowles
  • “The Jungle” by Upton Sinclair
  • “Food Rules: An Eater’s Manual” by Michael Pollan
  • “Paradise Lost” by John Milton
  • “Wuthering Heights” by Emily Brontë
  • “The Odyssey” by Homer
  • “Ulysses” by James Joyce
  • “A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man” by James Joyce
  • “Antony and Cleopatra” by William Shakespeare
  • “Year 2000 in a Nutshell: A Desktop Quick Reference” by Norman Shakespeare
  • “Welcome to Redwall” by Brian Jacques
  • “The Wealthy Barber: Everyone’s Commonsense Guide to Becoming Financially Independent” by David H. Chilton
  • “Travels with Charley: In Search of America” by John Steinbeck
  • “To Engineer Is Human: The Role of Failure in Successful Design” by Henry Petroski
  • “They Thought They Were Free: The Germans 1933-45” by Milton Sanford Mayer
  • “The TCP/IP Companion: A Guide for the Common User” by Martin R. Arick
  • “A Tale of Two Cities” by Charles Dickens
  • “The Singularity is Near: When Humans Transcend Biology” by Ray Kurzweil
  • “Quicksilver (The Baroque Cycle, #1)” by Neal Stephenson
  • “The Confusion (The Baroque Cycle, #2)” by Neal Stephenson
  • “The System of the World (The Baroque Cycle, #3)” by Neal Stephenson
  • “Secrets and Lies: Digital Security in a Networked World” by Bruce Schneier
  • “Saints And Sinners: A History of the Popes” by Eamon Duffy
  • “Propaganda and the Public Mind” by Noam Chomsky
  • “Pencil Drawing Techniques: Learn How to Master Pencil Working Techniques to Create Your Own Successful Drawings” by David Lewis
  • “The Practice and Science of Drawing” by Harold Speed
  • “Overblown: How Politicians and the Terrorism Industry Inflate National Security Threats, and Why We Believe Them” by John E. Mueller
  • “Orwell: The Road to Airstrip One” by Ian Slater
  • “Oedipus Rex (Theban Play, #2)” by Sophocles
  • “The Omnivore’s Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals” by Michael Pollan
  • “Keys to Drawing” by Bert Dodson
  • “Illustrated Works of Mark Twain” by Mark Twain
  • “It Can’t Happen Here” by Sinclair Lewis
  • “Hegemony or Survival: America’s Quest for Global Dominance” by Noam Chomsky
  • “The Future of the Internet and How to Stop It” by Jonathan L. Zittrain
  • “The Globalization of Nothing” by George Ritzer
  • “Sketching and Drawing” by Cathy Johnson
  • “Farmer Giles of Ham” by J.R.R. Tolkien
  • “Everything’s Eventual: 14 Dark Tales” by Stephen King
  • “The Evolution of Useful Things: How Everyday Artifacts-From Forks and Pins to Paper Clips and Zippers-Came to be as They are” by Henry Petroski
  • “The Deerslayer” by James Fenimore Cooper
  • “Code: The Hidden Language of Computer Hardware and Software” by Charles Petzold
  • “The Children of Húrin” by J.R.R. Tolkien
  • “Climbing Mount Improbable” by Richard Dawkins
  • “The Blind Watchmaker: Why the Evidence of Evolution Reveals a Universe Without Design” by Richard Dawkins
  • “Cat’s Cradle” by Kurt Vonnegut Jr.
  • “Alien Hand Syndrome and Other Too-Weird-Not-To-Be-True Stories” by Alan Bellows
  • “The Ancestor’s Tale: A Pilgrimage to the Dawn of Evolution” by Richard Dawkins
  • “The Last Ringbearer” by Kirill Yeskov
  • “The Expert at the Card Table: The Classic Treatise on Card Manipulation” by S.W. Erdnase
  • “Greatfall (Silo Saga)” by Jason Gurley
  • “Deviants (Dust Chronicles #1)” by Maureen McGowan
  • “Compliance (Dust Chronicles, #2)” by Maureen McGowan
  • “Glory (Dust Chronicles, #3)” by Maureen McGowan
  • “Team Geek: A Software Developer’s Guide to Working Well with Others” by Brian W. Fitzpatrick
  • “But What If We’re Wrong? Thinking About the Present As If It Were the Past” by Chuck Klosterman
  • “Grimm’s Complete Fairy Tales” by Jacob Grimm
  • “My Friend Dahmer” by Derf Backderf
  • “The Attention Merchants: The Epic Scramble to Get Inside Our Heads” by Tim Wu
  • “Artemis” by Andy Weir
  • “The Structure of Scientific Revolutions” by Thomas S. Kuhn
  • “The Asshole Survival Guide: How to Deal with People Who Treat You Like Dirt” by Robert I. Sutton
  • “Popular: The Power of Likability in a Status-Obsessed World” by Mitch Prinstein
  • “The Death Of Expertise: The Campaign Against Established Knowledge and Why it Matters” by Thomas M. Nichols
  • “Tunnel in the Sky” by Robert A. Heinlein
  • “Lolita” by Vladimir Nabokov
  • “Weapons of Math Destruction: How Big Data Increases Inequality and Threatens Democracy” by Cathy O’Neil
  • “The Man Who Stole Himself: The Slave Odyssey of Hans Jonathan” by Gísli Pálsson
  • “Little Wizard Stories of Oz (Oz, 7.5)” by L. Frank Baum
  • “The Mythical Man-Month: Essays on Software Engineering” by Frederick P. Brooks Jr.
  • “The Gods Themselves” by Isaac Asimov
  • “Bounce: Mozart, Federer, Picasso, Beckham, and the Science of Success” by Matthew Syed
  • “I Wear the Black Hat: Grappling With Villains (Real and Imagined)” by Chuck Klosterman
  • “Seveneves” by Neal Stephenson
  • “Coders at Work: Reflections on the Craft of Programming” by Peter Seibel
  • “Network Geeks: How They Built the Internet” by Brian E. Carpenter
  • “Clean Code: A Handbook of Agile Software Craftsmanship” by Robert C. Martin
  • “Predictably Irrational: The Hidden Forces That Shape Our Decisions” by Dan Ariely
  • “The Two Georges” by Richard Dreyfuss
  • “Now I Know: The Revealing Stories Behind the World’s Most Interesting Facts” by Dan Lewis
  • “Taking the Red Pill: Science, Philosophy and Religion in The Matrix” by Glenn Yeffeth
  • “More Matrix and Philosophy: Revolutions and Reloaded Decoded” by William Irwin
  • “The Matrix and Philosophy: Welcome to the Desert of the Real” by William Irwin
  • “Now I Know More: The Revealing Stories Behind Even More of the World’s Most Interesting Facts” by Dan Lewis
  • “The Circle (The Circle, #1)” by Dave Eggers
  • “Writing on the Wall: Social Media - The First 2,000 Years” by Tom Standage
  • “The Disunited States of America (Crosstime Traffic, #4)” by Harry Turtledove
  • “Like a Splinter in Your Mind” by Matt Lawrence
  • “Neverwhere (London Below, #1)” by Neil Gaiman
  • “The Little Prince” by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
  • “The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business” by Charles Duhigg
  • “Data and Goliath: The Hidden Battles to Collect Your Data and Control Your World” by Bruce Schneier
  • “The Art of The Lord of the Rings” by Gary Russell
  • “Hacker, Hoaxer, Whistleblower, Spy: The Many Faces of Anonymous” by Gabriella Coleman
  • “The Glass Cage: Automation and Us” by Nicholas Carr
  • “It’s Complicated: The Social Lives of Networked Teens” by Danah Boyd
  • “Geek Sublime: The Beauty of Code, the Code of Beauty” by Vikram Chandra
  • “Countdown to Zero Day: Stuxnet and the Launch of the World’s First Digital Weapon” by Kim Zetter
  • “We” by Yevgeny Zamyatin
  • “Console Wars: Sega, Nintendo, and the Battle that Defined a Generation” by Blake J. Harris
  • “Men Explain Things to Me” by Rebecca Solnit
  • “Ringworld (Ringworld, #1)” by Larry Niven
  • “The Giver (The Giver, #1)” by Lois Lowry
  • “The Minority Report” by Philip K. Dick
  • “The War of the Worlds” by H.G. Wells
  • “Foundation (Foundation, #1)” by Isaac Asimov
  • “The Innovators: How a Group of Hackers, Geniuses and Geeks Created the Digital Revolution” by Walter Isaacson
  • “The World Without Us” by Alan Weisman
  • “Just Food: Where Locavores Get it Wrong and How We Can Truly Eat Responsibly” by James McWilliams
  • “Influx” by Daniel Suarez
  • “Kill Decision” by Daniel Suarez
  • “Freedom™ (Daemon, #2)” by Daniel Suarez
  • “Daemon (Daemon, #1)” by Daniel Suarez
  • “The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon” by Brad Stone
  • “Oryx and Crake (MaddAddam, #1)” by Margaret Atwood
  • “Year Zero” by Rob Reid
  • “With Liberty and Justice for Some: How the Law is Used to Destroy Equality and Protect the Powerful” by Glenn Greenwald
  • “Redshirts” by John Scalzi
  • “The Futurological Congress: From the Memoirs of Ijon Tichy” by Stanisław Lem
  • “The Crack in Space” by Philip K. Dick
  • “Broadbandits: Inside the $750 Billion Telecom Heist” by Om Malik
  • “The Master Switch: The Rise and Fall of Information Empires” by Tim Wu
  • “Cloud Atlas” by David Mitchell
  • “A Confederacy of Dunces” by John Kennedy Toole
  • “Trojan Horse” by Mark E. Russinovich
  • “Before the Lights Go Out: Conquering the Energy Crisis Before It Conquers Us” by Maggie Koerth-Baker
  • “Tubes: A Journey to the Center of the Internet” by Andrew Blum
  • “Who Controls the Internet?: Illusions of a Borderless World” by Jack L. Goldsmith
  • “Fire in the Valley: The Making of The Personal Computer” by Paul Freiberger
  • “The Victorian Internet: The Remarkable Story of the Telegraph and the Nineteenth Century’s On-line Pioneers” by Tom Standage
  • “Where Wizards Stay Up Late: The Origins of the Internet” by Katie Hafner
  • “Switch: How to Change Things When Change Is Hard” by Chip Heath
  • “Linchpin: Are You Indispensable?” by Seth Godin
  • “The Art of Readable Code: Simple and Practical Techniques for Writing Better Code” by Dustin Boswell
  • “Refactoring: Improving the Design of Existing Code” by Martin Fowler
  • “Bowling Alone: The Collapse and Revival of American Community” by Robert D. Putnam
  • “The Wind Through the Keyhole (The Dark Tower, #4.5)” by Stephen King
  • “Surely You’re Joking, Mr. Feynman!: Adventures of a Curious Character” by Richard P. Feynman
  • “Main Street” by Sinclair Lewis
  • “Revelations: Visions, Prophecy, and Politics in the Book of Revelation” by Elaine Pagels
  • “Pudd’nhead Wilson” by Mark Twain
  • “Watership Down” by Richard Adams
  • “The End of Money: Counterfeiters, Preachers, Techies, Dreamers–and the Coming Cashless Society” by David Wolman
  • “Revolution in The Valley: The Insanely Great Story of How the Mac Was Made” by Andy Hertzfeld
  • “Producing Open Source Software” by Karl Franz Fogel
  • “American Psycho” by Bret Easton Ellis
  • “Coraline” by Neil Gaiman
  • “I Have No Mouth & I Must Scream” by Harlan Ellison
  • “Microserfs” by Douglas Coupland
  • “The Devil Within” by Allan H. Stein
  • “The Goniff” by Allan Stein
  • “Damned” by Chuck Palahniuk
  • “Reamde” by Neal Stephenson
  • “The Information: A History, a Theory, a Flood” by James Gleick
  • “The Paradox of Choice: Why More Is Less, Revised Edition” by Barry Schwartz
  • “Secrets of Mental Math: The Mathemagician’s Guide to Lightning Calculation and Amazing Math Tricks” by Arthur T. Benjamin
  • “A Quarter Century of Unix” by Peter H. Salus
  • “The Daemon, the Gnu, and the Penguin” by Peter H. Salus
  • “In Pursuit of Elegance: Why the Best Ideas Have Something Missing” by Matthew E. May
  • “Cognitive Surplus: Creativity and Generosity in a Connected Age” by Clay Shirky
  • “The Value of Nothing: How to Reshape Market Society and Redefine Democracy” by Raj Patel
  • “Down and Out in the Magic Kingdom” by Cory Doctorow
  • “Someone Comes to Town, Someone Leaves Town” by Cory Doctorow
  • “The Story of Stuff: The Impact of Overconsumption on the Planet, Our Communities, and Our Health–And How We Can Make It Better” by Annie Leonard
  • “AN Optimist’s Tour of the Future: One Curious Man Sets Out to Answer ‘What’s Next?’” by Mark Stevenson
  • “The Collapse of Complex Societies” by Joseph A. Tainter
  • “The Filter Bubble” by Eli Pariser
  • “Crazy Like Us: The Globalization of the American Psyche” by Ethan Watters
  • “Haunted” by Chuck Palahniuk
  • “Choke” by Chuck Palahniuk
  • “Survivor” by Chuck Palahniuk
  • “Diary” by Chuck Palahniuk
  • “The Satanic Verses” by Salman Rushdie
  • “In Cold Blood” by Truman Capote
  • “A Clockwork Orange” by Anthony Burgess
  • “As I Lay Dying” by William Faulkner
  • “Invisible Man” by Ralph Ellison
  • “Catch-22” by Joseph Heller
  • “Of Mice and Men” by John Steinbeck
  • “Zazen” by Vanessa Veselka
  • “Kingpin: How One Hacker Took Over the Billion-Dollar Cybercrime Underground” by Kevin Poulsen
  • “Zero Day” by Mark E. Russinovich
  • “Curation Nation: How to Win in a World Where Consumers are Creators” by Steven Rosenbaum
  • “Tree and Leaf: Includes Mythopoeia and The Homecoming of Beorhtnoth” by J.R.R. Tolkien
  • “David Copperfield” by Charles Dickens
  • “Great Expectations” by Charles Dickens
  • “The Grapes of Wrath” by John Steinbeck
  • “Eye in the Sky” by Philip K. Dick
  • “Flow My Tears, the Policeman Said” by Philip K. Dick
  • “The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch” by Philip K. Dick
  • “Time Out of Joint” by Philip K. Dick
  • “Alone Together: Why We Expect More from Technology and Less from Each Other” by Sherry Turkle
  • “Food Matters: A Guide to Conscious Eating with More Than 75 Recipes” by Mark Bittman
  • “The Shallows: What the Internet is Doing to Our Brains” by Nicholas Carr
  • “I Am Legend and Other Stories” by Richard Matheson
  • “Voodoo Histories: The Role of the Conspiracy Theory in Shaping Modern History” by David Aaronovitch
  • “The Republic” by Plato
  • “The Old Man and the Sea” by Ernest Hemingway
  • “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest” by Ken Kesey
  • “The Phantom Tollbooth” by Norton Juster
  • “The Second Coming of Steve Jobs” by Alan Deutschman
  • “Geekonomics: The Real Cost of Insecure Software” by David Rice
  • “The Price of Everything: Solving the Mystery of Why We Pay What We Do” by Eduardo Porter
  • “The Greatest Thing Since Sliced Bread” by Don Robertson
  • “Normal Accidents: Living with High-Risk Technologies” by Charles Perrow
  • “The Gunslinger Born (Stephen King’s The Dark Tower: Beginnings, #1)” by Peter David
  • “The War Against Boys: How Misguided Feminism Is Harming Our Young Men” by Christina Hoff Sommers
  • “The Age of Speed: Learning to Thrive in a More-Faster-Now World” by Vince Poscente
  • “Parenting, Inc.: How the Billion-Dollar Baby Business Has Changed the Way We Raise Our Children” by Pamela Paul
  • “Brave New Ballot: The Battle to Safeguard Democracy in the Age of Electronic Voting” by Aviel David Rubin
  • “In Defense of Food: An Eater’s Manifesto” by Michael Pollan
  • “Anathem” by Neal Stephenson
  • “God is Not Great: How Religion Poisons Everything” by Christopher Hitchens
  • “Grown Up Digital: How the Net Generation is Changing Your World” by Don Tapscott
  • “Legacy of Ashes: The History of the CIA” by Tim Weiner
  • “NurtureShock: New Thinking About Children” by Po Bronson
  • “The Case for Books: Past, Present, and Future” by Robert Darnton
  • “Free: The Future of a Radical Price” by Chris Anderson
  • “Connected: The Surprising Power of Our Social Networks and How They Shape Our Lives” by Nicholas A. Christakis
  • “Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us” by Daniel H. Pink
  • “Game Change: Obama and the Clintons, McCain and Palin, and the Race of a Lifetime” by John Heilemann
  • “Crash Course: The American Automobile Industry’s Road from Glory to Disaster” by Paul Ingrassia
  • “Comeback America: Turning the Country Around and Restoring Fiscal Responsibility” by David M. Walker
  • “Rediscovering Values: On Wall Street, Main Street, and Your Street” by Jim Wallis
  • “The Professor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dictionary” by Simon Winchester
  • “Broker, Trader, Lawyer, Spy: The Secret World of Corporate Espionage” by Eamon Javers
  • “The Last Train from Hiroshima: The Survivors Look Back” by Charles Pellegrino
  • “The Case Against Homework: How Homework Is Hurting Our Children and What We Can Do About It” by Sara Bennett
  • “In Pursuit of the Gene: From Darwin to DNA” by James Schwartz
  • “Wiring Up The Big Brother Machine…And Fighting It” by Mark Klein
  • “The Printing Revolution in Early Modern Europe” by Elizabeth L. Eisenstein
  • “The Printing Press as an Agent of Change: Communications and Cultural Trans” by Elizabeth L. Eisenstein
  • “Operation Mincemeat: How a Dead Man and a Bizarre Plan Fooled the Nazis and Assured an Allied Victory” by Ben Macintyre
  • “The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine” by Michael Lewis
  • “Authenticity: What Consumers Really Want” by James H. Gilmore
  • “Infinite Jest” by David Foster Wallace
  • “Bad Students, Not Bad Schools” by Robert Weissberg
  • “This Time is Different: Eight Centuries of Financial Folly” by Carmen M. Reinhart
  • “How Risky Is It, Really?: Why Our Fears Don’t Always Match the Facts” by David Ropeik
  • “The Man Who Sold America: The Amazing (but True!) Story of Albert D. Lasker and the Creation of the Advertising Century” by Jeffrey L. Cruikshank
  • “The Game-Players of Titan” by Philip K. Dick
  • “Ubik” by Philip K. Dick
  • “Awake in the Dark: The Best of Roger Ebert” by Roger Ebert
  • “Moby Dick” by Herman Melville
  • “OK: The Improbable Story of America’s Greatest Word” by Allan Metcalf
  • “Exposed: The Toxic Chemistry of Everyday Products and What’s at Stake for American Power” by Mark Schapiro
  • “The End of Overeating: Taking Control of the Insatiable American Appetite” by David A. Kessler
  • “The Myths of Innovation” by Scott Berkun
  • “The Caves of Steel” by Isaac Asimov
  • “The Maze Runner” by James Dashner
  • “True Enough: Learning to Live in a Post-Fact Society” by Farhad Manjoo
  • “Spook Country” by William Gibson
  • “Zero History” by William Gibson
  • “Last Words” by George Carlin
  • “The Dumbest Generation: How the Digital Age Stupefies Young Americans and Jeopardizes Our Future (Or, Don’t Trust Anyone Under 30)” by Mark Bauerlein
  • “American Nerd: The Story of My People” by Benjamin Nugent
  • “Living With Complexity” by Donald A. Norman
  • “One Minute to Midnight” by Michael Dobbs
  • “Selected Stories of Philip K. Dick” by Philip K. Dick
  • “Idoru” by William Gibson
  • “Burning Chrome” by William Gibson
  • “The Difference Engine” by William Gibson
  • “Virtual Light” by William Gibson
  • “All Tomorrow’s Parties” by William Gibson
  • “Driving Technical Change: Why People On Your Team Don’t Act On Good Ideas, and How to Convince Them They Should” by Terrence Ryan
  • “The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference” by Malcolm Gladwell
  • “Our Dumb World: The Onion’s Atlas of the Planet Earth” by The Onion
  • “I Am America (And So Can You!)” by Stephen Colbert
  • “Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything” by Steven D. Levitt
  • “The Language of God: A Scientist Presents Evidence for Belief” by Francis S. Collins
  • “To Kill a Mockingbird” by Harper Lee

Read

  • “The call of Cthulhu” by H.P. Lovecraft
  • “The Dunwich Horror” by H.P. Lovecraft
  • “The lurking fear” by H.P. Lovecraft
  • “The festival” by H.P. Lovecraft
  • “The horror at Red Hook” by H.P. Lovecraft
  • “The Shunned House” by H.P. Lovecraft
  • “At the mountains of madness” by H.P. Lovecraft
  • “He” by H.P. Lovecraft
  • “The colour out of space” by H.P. Lovecraft
  • “The silver key” by H.P. Lovecraft
  • “The case of Charles Dexter Ward” by H.P. Lovecraft
  • “The Wisdom of Crowds” by James Surowiecki
  • “Forty-Five Years of Digitizing Ebooks: Project Gutenberg’s Practices” by Gregory B. Newby
  • “The thing on the doorstep” by H.P. Lovecraft
  • “The haunter of the dark” by H.P. Lovecraft
  • “The shadow over Innsmouth” by H.P. Lovecraft
  • “The quest of Iranon” by H.P. Lovecraft
  • “Cool air” by H.P. Lovecraft
  • “Notes on Democracy” by H.L. Mencken
  • “Pinocchio: The Tale of a Puppet” by Carlo Collodi, illustrated by Alice Carsey
  • “Carlo Collodi’s Pinocchio” by Carlo Collodi, adapted by KC Green
  • “Content: Selected Essays on Technology, Creativity, Copyright, and the Future of the Future” by Cory Doctorow
  • “The Crisis” by Thomas Paine
  • “The Loop: How Technology Is Creating a World Without Choices and How to Fight Back” by Jacob Ward
  • “1/6: The Graphic Novel Issue #1: What if the Attack on the U.S. Capitol Succeeded?” by Alan Jenkins, Gan Golan, William Rosado
  • “Lamb to the Slaughter and Other Stories” by Roald Dahl
  • “Rip Van Winkle and The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” by Washington Irving
  • “We Should Improve Society Somewhat: A Collection of Comics by Matt Bors” by Matt Bors
  • “Ebooks: Neither E, Nor Books” by Doctorow Cory
  • “SCIENCE: Ruining Everything Since 1543” by Zach Weinersmith
  • “The Overcoat and The Nose” by Nikolai Gogol
  • “The Greenest Island” by Paul Theroux
  • “The Emperor’s New Clothes and Other Stories” by Hans Christian Andersen
  • “Programming With Perl Modules, Perl Resource Kit, Unix Edition” by Nate Patwardham; Brian Jepson; Ellen Siever; David Futato
  • “The Wizard of Oz: The First Five Novels” by L. Frank Baum
  • “Code: And Other Laws of Cyberspace” by Lawrence Lessig
  • “The Nib #15 (Future Issue)” by Matt Bors
  • “The Nib #14 (Color Issue)” by Matt Bors
  • “Broad Band: The Untold Story of the Women Who Made the Internet” by Claire L. Evans
  • “The Nib #13 (Work Issue)” by Matt Bors
  • “The Nib #12 (Cities Issue)” by Matt Bors
  • “Stolen Focus: Why You Can’t Pay Attention - and How to Think Deeply Again” by Johann Hari
  • “The Nib #11 (Food Issue)” by Matt Bors
  • “High Output Management” by Andrew S. Grove
  • “The Long Tail: Why the Future of Business Is Selling Less of More” by Chris Anderson
  • “American Kompromat: How the KGB Cultivated Donald Trump, and Related Tales of Sex, Greed, Power, and Treachery” by Craig Unger
  • “The Nib #10 (Nature Issue)” by Matt Bors
  • “Managing Humans: Biting and Humorous Tales of a Software Engineering Manager” by Michael Lopp
  • “This is True (v3): Pit Bulls Love You, Really: And 500 Other Bizarre-but-True Stories and Headlines from the World’s Press” by Randy Cassingham
  • “This is True:(v2): Glow-in-Dark Plants Could Help Farmers: And 500 Other Bizarre-but-True Stories and Headlines From the World’s Press” by Randy Cassingham
  • “This is True (v1): Deputy Kills Man With Hammer: And 500 Other Bizarre-but-True Stories and Headlines from the World’s Press” by Randy Cassingham
  • “This is True (v4): Artificial Intelligence Like Real Thing: And 500 Other Bizarre-but-True Stories and Headlines from the World’s Press” by Randy Cassingham
  • “Glinda of Oz (Oz, #14)” by L. Frank Baum
  • “The Nib #9 (Secrets Issue)” by Matt Bors
  • “Amore e cappuccino” by Valeria Blasi
  • “Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity” by David Allen
  • “The Nib #8 (Drugs Issue)” by Matt Bors
  • “The Magic of Oz (Oz, #13)” by L. Frank Baum
  • “The Nib #7 (Pandemic Issue)” by Matt Bors
  • “Journal History of the Twenty-Ninth Ohio Veteran Volunteers, 1861-1865” by J Hamp Secheverell
  • “The Tin Woodman of Oz (Oz, #12)” by L. Frank Baum
  • “The Lost Princess of Oz (Oz, #11)” by L. Frank Baum
  • “V for Vendetta #1” by Alan Moore
  • “Rinkitink in Oz (Oz, #10)” by L. Frank Baum
  • “The Nib #6 (Power Issue)” by Matt Bors
  • “The Scarecrow of Oz (Oz, #9)” by L. Frank Baum
  • “Mockingjay (The Hunger Games, #3)” by Suzanne Collins
  • “Tik-Tok of Oz (Oz, #8)” by L. Frank Baum
  • “The Nib #5 (Animals Issue)” by Matt Bors
  • “Too Much and Never Enough: How My Family Created the World’s Most Dangerous Man” by Mary L. Trump
  • “Republic, Lost: How Money Corrupts Congress–and a Plan to Stop It” by Lawrence Lessig
  • “The Great Gatsby” by F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • “Eat More Comics: The Best of the Nib” by Matt Bors
  • “The Patchwork Girl of Oz (Oz, #7)” by L. Frank Baum
  • “The Emerald City of Oz (Oz, #6)” by L. Frank Baum
  • “The Nib #4 (Scams Issue)” by Matt Bors
  • “The Road to Oz (Oz, #5)” by L. Frank Baum
  • “Dorothy and the Wizard in Oz (Oz, #4)” by L. Frank Baum
  • “The Sushi Bible: Delicious Sushi Recipes Made Quick and Easy incl. Maki, Nigiri and More” by Akaya Watanabe
  • “Ozma of Oz (Oz, #3)” by L. Frank Baum
  • “The Marvelous Land of Oz (Oz, #2)” by L. Frank Baum
  • “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz (Oz, #1)” by L. Frank Baum
  • “The Nib #3 (Empire Issue)” by Matt Bors
  • “2BR02B” by Kurt Vonnegut Jr.
  • “The Man in the High Castle” by Philip K. Dick
  • “The Complete Maus: A Survivor’s Tale” by Art Spiegelman
  • “The Nib #2 (Family issue)” by Matt Bors
  • “Mother Night” by Kurt Vonnegut Jr.
  • “Slaughterhouse-Five” by Kurt Vonnegut Jr.
  • “Willa of the Wood (Willa, #1)” by Robert Beatty
  • “The Nib #1 (Death Issue)” by Matt Bors
  • “Fahrenheit 451” by Ray Bradbury
  • “War is a Racket” by Smedley D. Butler
  • “Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup” by John Carreyrou
  • “The Portable Poe” by Edgar Allan Poe
  • “The Vampire Lestat” by Anne Rice
  • “Timequake” by Kurt Vonnegut Jr.
  • “Slapstick” by Kurt Vonnegut Jr.
  • “Ready Player One” by Ernest Cline
  • “A Scanner Darkly” by Philip K. Dick
  • “The Lathe of Heaven” by Ursula K. Le Guin
  • “Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea” by Jules Verne
  • “The Annotated Alice” by Lewis Carroll
  • “Wonder” by R.J. Palacio
  • “The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy” by Douglas Adams
  • “The Fellowship of the Ring” by J.R.R. Tolkien
  • “The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy: A Trilogy in Four Parts” by Douglas Adams
  • “The Great Dune Trilogy” by Frank Herbert
  • “Animal Farm / 1984” by George Orwell
  • “Brave New World” by Aldous Huxley
  • “The Hobbit” by J.R.R. Tolkien
  • “Kid’s Guide to Life with Food Allergies (Kid’s Guide Series Book 3)” by Kai Brown
  • “Notes on a Case of Melancholia, Or: A Little Death” by Nicholas Gurewitch
  • “The 9/11 Report: A Graphic Adaptation” by Sid Jacobson
  • “The Firm” by John Grisham
  • “Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking” by Susan Cain
  • “Grammar Girl’s Quick and Dirty Tips for Better Writing” by Mignon Fogarty
  • “The Elements of Style” by William Strunk Jr.
  • “Grammar Girl’s 101 Words Every High School Graduate Needs to Know” by Mignon Fogarty
  • “The Holy Bible: English Standard Version” by Anonymous
  • “Grammar Girl’s 101 Misused Words You’ll Never Confuse Again” by Mignon Fogarty
  • “Pocket Ref” by Thomas J. Glover
  • “sed, awk and Regular Expressions Pocket Reference” by Arnold Robbins
  • “Perl 5 Pocket Reference” by Johan Vromans
  • “The Little, Brown Compact Handbook” by Jane E. Aaron
  • “PHP Pocket Reference” by Rasmus Lerdorf
  • “JavaScript Pocket Reference” by David Flanagan
  • “HTTP Pocket Reference: Hypertext Transfer Protocol” by Clinton Wong
  • “HTML Pocket Reference” by Jennifer Niederst Robbins
  • “Dictionary of Idioms and Their Origins” by Linda Flavell
  • “CVS Pocket Reference” by Gregor N. Purdy
  • “Bartlett’s Familiar Quotations: A Collection of Passages, Phrases, and Proverbs Traced to Their Sources in Ancient and Modern Literature” by John Bartlett
  • “The No Asshole Rule: Building a Civilized Workplace and Surviving One That Isn’t” by Robert I. Sutton
  • “The Mother Tongue: English and How it Got that Way” by Bill Bryson
  • “Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation” by Lynne Truss
  • “American Gods” by Neil Gaiman
  • “The Martian” by Andy Weir
  • “The Great Unraveling: Losing Our Way in the New Century” by Paul Krugman
  • “Thing Explainer: Complicated Stuff in Simple Words” by Randall Munroe
  • “If Hemingway Wrote JavaScript” by Angus Croll
  • “Misquoting Jesus: The Story Behind Who Changed the Bible and Why” by Bart D. Ehrman
  • “Catching Fire” by Suzanne Collins
  • “The Clockwork Universe: Isaac Newton, the Royal Society, and the Birth of the Modern World” by Edward Dolnick
  • “The Great Lakes: The Vessels that Plough Them, Their Owners, Their Sailors, and Their Cargoes : Together with a Brief History of Our Inland Seas (1909)” by James Oliver Curwood
  • “Outliers: The Story of Success” by Malcolm Gladwell
  • “Armada” by Ernest Cline
  • “Lock In (Lock In, #1)” by John Scalzi
  • “Three Hainish Novels” by Ursula K. Le Guin
  • “Learning Python” by Mark Lutz
  • “Gutenberg, and the Art of Printing” by Emily Clemens Pearson
  • “Don Quixote” by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
  • “Things I’ve Said to My Children” by Nathan Ripperger
  • “The Art of the Matrix” by Lana Wachowski
  • “1984” by George Orwell
  • “Song of Susannah” by Stephen King
  • “Dune” by Frank Herbert
  • “The World of PostSecret” by Frank Warren
  • “Zen Pencils: Cartoon Quotes from Inspirational Folks” by Gavin Aung Than
  • “The Scarlet Letter” by Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • “What If? Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions” by Randall Munroe
  • “The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin” by Benjamin Franklin
  • “Pride and Prejudice” by Jane Austen
  • “Beyond Lies the Wub” by Philip K. Dick
  • “The Collected Stories of Philip K. Dick 3: Second Variety” by Philip K. Dick
  • “The Island of Dr. Moreau” by H.G. Wells
  • “The Photoshop Book for Digital Photographers” by Scott Kelby
  • “Sand (The Sand Chronicles, #1)” by Hugh Howey
  • “Half Way Home” by Hugh Howey
  • “Dust (Silo, #3)” by Hugh Howey
  • “Flatterland: Like Flatland, Only More So” by Ian Stewart
  • “Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions” by Edwin A. Abbott
  • “Brave New World/Brave New World Revisited” by Aldous Huxley
  • “Shift (Silo, #2)” by Hugh Howey
  • “Geek Mafia: Black Hat Blues (PM Fiction)” by Rick Dakan
  • “Understanding and Deploying Ldap Directory Services” by Timothy A. Howes
  • “The Matrix Comics, Vol. 2” by Spencer Lamm
  • “Edgar Allan Poe Unabridged” by Edgar Allan Poe
  • “The Little Red Writing Book” by Brandon Royal
  • “How to Count (Programming for Mere Mortals, #1)” by Steven Frank
  • “FreakAngels, Volume 2” by Warren Ellis
  • “The PreHistory of The Far Side: A 10th Anniversary Exhibit” by Gary Larson
  • “The Far Side Gallery 4” by Gary Larson
  • “Dilbert Gives You the Business” by Scott Adams
  • “The Matrix Comics, Vol. 1” by Lana Wachowski
  • “Bring Me the Head of Willy the Mailboy!” by Scott Adams
  • “Still Pumped from Using the Mouse (Dilbert #7)” by Scott Adams
  • “Seven Years of Highly Defective People: Scott Adams’ Guided Tour of the Evolution of Dilbert” by Scott Adams
  • “Fugitive from the Cubicle Police (Dilbert #8)” by Scott Adams
  • “5 Very Good Reasons to Punch a Dolphin in the Mouth and Other Useful Guides” by Matthew Inman
  • “FreakAngels, Volume 1” by Warren Ellis
  • “V for Vendetta” by Alan Moore
  • “The Far Side Gallery 2” by Gary Larson
  • “Pro Puppet” by James Turnbull
  • “Why’s (Poignant) Guide to Ruby” by Why The Lucky Stiff
  • “Managing Infrastructure with Puppet” by James Loope
  • “Migrating Applications to IPv6” by Dan York
  • “Hackers & Painters: Big Ideas from the Computer Age” by Paul Graham
  • “Steve Jobs: A Biography” by Walter Isaacson
  • “The UNIX Hater’s Handbook: The Best of UNIX-Haters On-line Mailing Reveals Why UNIX Must Die!” by Simson L. Garfinkel
  • “System Security: A Management Perspective (SAGE Short Topics in System Administration, #3)” by David L. Oppenheimer
  • “Backups and Recovery (SAGE Short Topics in System Administration, #9)” by W. Curtis Preston
  • “A Guide to Developing Computing Policy Documents (Short Topics in System Administration, #2)” by Barbara L. Dijker
  • “Budgeting for SysAdmins (SAGE Short Topics in System Administration, #10)” by Adam Moskowitz
  • “Building a Logging Infrastructure (SAGE Short Topics in System Administration, #12)” by Abe Singer
  • “Job Descriptions for System Administrators (SAGE Short Topics in System Administration, #8)” by Tina Darmohray
  • “Educating and Training System Administrators: A Survey (SAGE Short Topics in System Administration, #4)” by David Kuncicky
  • “A System Engineer’s Guide to Host Configuration and Maintenance using Cfengine (SAGE Short Topics in System Administration, #16)” by Mark Burgess
  • “Documentation Writing for System Administrators (SAGE Short Topics in System Administration, #11)” by Mark C. Langston
  • “Xenocide (Ender’s Saga, #3)” by Orson Scott Card
  • “Wool Omnibus (Silo, #1)” by Hugh Howey
  • “Geek Mafia: Mile Zero (PM Fiction Book 2)” by Rick Dakan
  • “Speaker for the Dead (Ender’s Saga, #2)” by Orson Scott Card
  • “Geek Mafia (PM Fiction Book 1)” by Rick Dakan
  • “Children of the Mind (Ender’s Saga, #4)” by Orson Scott Card
  • “Ender’s Game (Ender’s Saga, #1)” by Orson Scott Card
  • “The Crystal Crypt” by Philip K. Dick
  • “Treasure Island” by Robert Louis Stevenson
  • “The Hunger Games” by Suzanne Collins
  • “The Velveteen Rabbit” by Margery Williams Bianco
  • “A Christmas Carol” by Charles Dickens
  • “Uncle Tom’s Cabin” by Harriet Beecher Stowe
  • “The Door into Summer” by Robert A. Heinlein
  • “Three Cups of Deceit: How Greg Mortenson, Humanitarian Hero, Lost His Way” by Jon Krakauer
  • “Ghosty Men: the Strange but True Story of the Collyer Brothers and My Uncle Arthur, New York’s Greatest Hoarders” by Franz Lidz
  • “Being Geek: The Software Developer’s Career Handbook” by Michael Lopp
  • “OS X Lion: the Ars Review” by John Siracusa
  • “Around the World in Eighty Days” by Jules Verne
  • “Beyond the Door” by Philip K. Dick
  • “Atlas Shrugged” by Ayn Rand
  • “Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?” by Philip K. Dick
  • “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” by Washington Irving
  • “The Time Machine” by H.G. Wells
  • “Pollyanna” by Eleanor H. Porter
  • “The Gun” by Philip K. Dick
  • “The Future of Learning Institutions in a Digital Age” by Cathy N. Davidson
  • “Marching Bands Are Just Homeless Orchestras” by Tim Siedell
  • “Piper in the Woods: A Collection of Science Fiction” by Philip K. Dick
  • “The Metamorphosis” by Franz Kafka
  • “A Dead Bat In Paraguay: One Man’s Peculiar Journey Through South America” by Roosh Vörek
  • “Confronting the Challenges of Participatory Culture: Media Education for the 21st Century” by Henry Jenkins
  • “Early Stories of Philip K. Dick (Six Works)” by Philip K. Dick
  • “The Skull” by Philip K. Dick
  • “Erewhon” by Samuel Butler
  • “The Defenders” by Philip K. Dick
  • “A System Administrator’s Guide to Auditing (SAGE Short Topics in System Administration)” by Geoff Halprin
  • “The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde” by Robert Louis Stevenson
  • “System Configuration” by Paul Anderson
  • “System and Network Administration for Higher Reliability (Short Topics in System Administration, #7)” by John Sellens
  • “The Lord of the Rings (The Lord of the Rings, #1-3)” by J.R.R. Tolkien
  • “Hiring System Administrators (SAGE Short Topics in System Administration)” by Gretchen Phillips
  • “The Grammar Devotional: Daily Tips for Successful Writing from Grammar Girl” by Mignon Fogarty
  • “Internet Postmaster: Duties and Responsibilities (Short Topics in System Administration, No. 15)” by Nick Christenson
  • “Oliver Twist” by Charles Dickens
  • “The Sysadmin’s Guide to Oracle (Short Topics in System Administration, No. 13)” by Ben Rockwood
  • “The Origin of Species” by Charles Darwin
  • “Zodiac: An Eco-Thriller” by Neal Stephenson
  • “The Working Life: The Promise and Betrayal of Modern Work” by Joanne B. Ciulla
  • “What the Dormouse Said: How the Sixties Counterculture Shaped the Personal Computer Industry” by John Markoff
  • “Writing Down the Bones: Freeing the Writer Within” by Natalie Goldberg
  • “Dracula” by Bram Stoker
  • “The Diamond Age: or, A Young Lady’s Illustrated Primer” by Neal Stephenson
  • “The World of Tomorrow” by Tom Tomorrow
  • “The Wind’s Twelve Quarters” by Ursula K. Le Guin
  • “sed & awk” by Dale Dougherty
  • “The Queen of the Damned” by Anne Rice
  • “Weave-World” by Clive Barker
  • “Wizard and Glass” by Stephen King
  • “Utopia” by Thomas More
  • “Wolves of the Calla” by Stephen King
  • “Unfinished Tales of Númenor and Middle-Earth” by J.R.R. Tolkien
  • “Stephen King’s The Dark Tower: A Concordance, #2” by Robin Furth
  • “The Thief of Always” by Clive Barker
  • “See Dad Cook: The Only Book a Guy Needs to Feed Family and Friends (and Himself)” by Wayne Brachman
  • “Proudly Serving My Corporate Masters: What I Learned in Ten Years as a Microsoft Programmer” by Adam Barr
  • “The Silmarillion” by J.R.R. Tolkien
  • “The Tomb and Other Tales” by H.P. Lovecraft
  • “Robo sapiens: Evolution of a New Species” by Peter Menzel
  • “The Selfish Gene” by Richard Dawkins
  • “Things That Make Us Smart” by Donald A. Norman
  • “Under the Dome” by Stephen King
  • “The Spam Letters” by Jonathan Land
  • “Walden; or, Life in the Woods” by Henry David Thoreau
  • “The Transparent Society: Will Technology Force Us to Choose Between Privacy and Freedom?” by David Brin
  • “Rush Limbaugh Is a Big Fat Idiot” by Al Franken
  • “sendmail” by Bryan Costales
  • “Twisty Little Passages: An Approach to Interactive Fiction” by Nick Montfort
  • “THE REVOLUTION WILL NOT BE TELEVISED: Democracy, the Internet, and the Overthrow of Everything” by Joe Trippi
  • “The Stand” by Stephen King
  • “The Tale of the Body Thief” by Anne Rice
  • “The Secret Lives of Men and Women: A PostSecret Book” by Frank Warren
  • “The Waste Lands” by Stephen King
  • “The Shadow Over Innsmouth and Other Stories of Horror” by H.P. Lovecraft
  • “Snow Crash” by Neal Stephenson
  • “Story and Structure” by Thomas R. Perrine, Laurence;Arp
  • “Stephen King’s The Dark Tower: A Concordance, #1” by Robin Furth
  • “Uncle Shelby’s ABZ Book: A Primer for Adults Only” by Shel Silverstein
  • “Plateau Light” by David Muench
  • “One Nation Under Therapy: How the Helping Culture Is Eroding Self-Reliance” by Christina Hoff Sommers
  • “Overheard in New York: Conversations from the Streets, Stores, and Subways” by S. Morgan Friedman
  • “Practical UNIX & Internet Security” by Simson Garfinkel
  • “Night Visions: The Hellbound Heart” by George R.R. Martin
  • “Perl Medic: Transforming Legacy Code” by Peter J. Scott
  • “Programming Perl” by Tom Christiansen
  • “The Onion’s Finest News Reporting, Volume 1” by The Onion
  • “Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens” by J.M. Barrie
  • “PGP: Pretty Good Privacy” by Simson Garfinkel
  • “Nuts!: Southwest Airlines’ Crazy Recipe for Business and Personal Success” by Kevin Freiberg
  • “Open Source Development with CVS: Learn How to Work With Open Source Software” by Karl Franz Fogel
  • “Perl Resource Kit: Unix Edition” by David Futato
  • “PostSecret: Extraordinary Confessions from Ordinary Lives” by Frank Warren
  • “Perl in a Nutshell” by Ellen Siever
  • “Practical C Programming” by Steve Oualline
  • “Photoshop Restoration and Retouching” by Katrin Eismann
  • “Perl Cookbook: Tips and Tricks for Perl Programmers” by Tom Christiansen
  • “Pattern Recognition” by William Gibson
  • “Horror Times Ten” by Alden H. Norton
  • “The Hobbit: Or There and Back Again” by J.R.R. Tolkien
  • “Night Shift” by Stephen King
  • “In the Flesh” by Clive Barker
  • “Lullaby” by Chuck Palahniuk
  • “IT” by Stephen King
  • “Interview with the Vampire” by Anne Rice
  • “Lies & the Lying Liars Who Tell Them: A Fair & Balanced Look at the Right” by Al Franken
  • “The Humane Interface: New Directions for Designing Interactive Systems” by Jef Raskin
  • “Needful Things” by Stephen King
  • “Mastering Regular Expressions: Powerful Techniques for Perl and Other Tools (Nutshell Handbooks)” by Jeffrey E.F. Friedl
  • “Just for Fun: The Story of an Accidental Revolutionary” by Linus Torvalds
  • “My Secret: A PostSecret Book” by Frank Warren
  • “Graphics Tablet Solutions” by Iril Kolle
  • “In the Beginning…Was the Command Line” by Neal Stephenson
  • “The Language Police: How Pressure Groups Restrict What Students Learn” by Diane Ravitch
  • “Genome: The Autobiography of a Species in 23 Chapters” by Matt Ridley
  • “The Inhuman Condition” by Clive Barker
  • “Managing IMAP” by Dianna Mullet
  • “A Lifetime of Secrets: A PostSecret Book” by Frank Warren
  • “The Hunt for Red October” by Tom Clancy
  • “Network Security with OpenSSL” by John Viega
  • “How To Make a Fortune on the Internet: New, Completely Updated Edition of the Book That Started It All!, A” by Martha S. Siegel
  • “Gulliver’s Travels” by Jonathan Swift
  • “The Languages of Tolkien’s Middle-Earth” by Ruth S. Noel
  • “Imajica” by Clive Barker
  • “Managing IP Networks with Cisco Routers: Help for IP Network Administrators” by Scott Ballew
  • “The McGraw-Hill Reader: Themes in the Disciplines” by Gilbert H. Muller
  • “Mysql and Msql” by Randy Jay Yarger
  • “Neuromancer” by William Gibson
  • “Invisible Monsters” by Chuck Palahniuk
  • “I, Robot” by Isaac Asimov
  • “Murder on the Links” by Agatha Christie
  • “The Great And Secret Show” by Clive Barker
  • “How to Dad” by John Boswell
  • “The Gunslinger” by Stephen King
  • “Mona Lisa Overdrive” by William Gibson
  • “Learning Perl (Nutshell Handbooks)” by Randal L. Schwartz
  • “Managing Mailing Lists: Majordomo, LISTSERV, Listproc, and SmartList” by Alan Schwartz
  • “Implementing Internet Security” by New Riders
  • “The Joy of Work: Dilbert’s Guide to Finding Happiness at the Expense of Your Co-Workers” by Scott Adams
  • “Napalm & Silly Putty” by George Carlin
  • “God’s Debris: A Thought Experiment” by Scott Adams
  • “The More Than Complete Hitchhiker’s Guide” by Douglas Adams
  • “The Culture of Fear: Why Americans Are Afraid of the Wrong Things” by Barry Glassner
  • “Dogbert’s Top Secret Management Handbook” by Scott Adams
  • “Everville” by Clive Barker
  • “The Design of Everyday Things” by Donald A. Norman
  • “Emotional Design: Why We Love (or Hate) Everyday Things” by Donald A. Norman
  • “Database Nation: The Death of Privacy in the 21st Century” by Simson Garfinkel
  • “Dilbert and the Way of the Weasel: A Guide to Outwitting Your Boss, Your Coworkers, and the Other Pants-Wearing Ferrets in Your Life” by Scott Adams
  • “Firewalls and Internet Security: Repelling the Wily Hacker” by William R. Cheswick
  • “Dune Messiah” by Frank Herbert
  • “Digital Copyright: Protecting Intellectual Property on the Internet” by Jessica Litman
  • “The Damnation Game” by Clive Barker
  • “Earth from Above” by Yann Arthus-Bertrand
  • “F’d Companies: Spectacular Dot-com Flameouts” by Philip J. Kaplan
  • “Free Culture: How Big Media Uses Technology and the Law to Lock Down Culture and Control Creativity” by Lawrence Lessig
  • “Dandelion Wine” by Ray Bradbury
  • “Dr. Seuss Goes to War: The World War II Editorial Cartoons of Theodor Seuss Geisel” by Richard H. Minear
  • “DNS and BIND” by Paul Albitz
  • “The Drawing of the Three” by Stephen King
  • “Exim: The Mail Transfer Agent” by Philip Hazel
  • “The Dark Tower” by Stephen King
  • “Effective Perl Programming: Writing Better Programs With Perl” by Joseph Hall
  • “The Dilbert Principle: A Cubicle’s-Eye View of Bosses, Meetings, Management Fads & Other Workplace Afflictions” by Scott Adams
  • “Fight Club” by Chuck Palahniuk
  • “The Dream-Quest of Unknown Kadath” by H.P. Lovecraft
  • “The Dilbert Future: Thriving on Stupidity in the 21st Century” by Scott Adams
  • “The Extended Phenotype: The Long Reach of the Gene” by Richard Dawkins
  • “The Future of Ideas: The Fate of the Commons in a Connected World” by Lawrence Lessig
  • “Amusing Ourselves to Death: Public Discourse in the Age of Show Business” by Neil Postman
  • “The Book of Lost Tales, Part One” by J.R.R. Tolkien
  • “2001: A Space Odyssey” by Arthur C. Clarke
  • “The Art of Deception: Controlling the Human Element of Security” by Kevin D. Mitnick
  • “Business @ The Speed Of Stupid: Building Smart Companies After The Technology Shakeout” by Dan Burke
  • “Code Complete” by Steve McConnell
  • “The Complete Sherlock Holmes” by Arthur Conan Doyle
  • “Animal Farm” by George Orwell
  • “Being Digital” by Nicholas Negroponte
  • “Against All Enemies: Inside America’s War on Terror” by Richard A. Clarke
  • “America (The Book): A Citizen’s Guide to Democracy Inaction” by Jon Stewart
  • “The Book of Lost Tales, Part Two” by J.R.R. Tolkien
  • “Children Of Dune” by Frank Herbert
  • “Congratulations: Your Girlfriends Engaged, the Ultimate Survival Guide for Grooms to Be” by Michael J. Katz
  • “Books of Blood: Volume Two” by Clive Barker
  • “Bias: A CBS Insider Exposes How the Media Distort the News” by Bernard Goldberg
  • “Clear and Present Danger” by Tom Clancy
  • “Cryptonomicon” by Neal Stephenson
  • “Alan Turing: The Enigma” by Andrew Hodges
  • “The Atlas of Middle-Earth” by Karen Wynn Fonstad
  • “Arrogance: Rescuing America from the Media Elite” by Bernard Goldberg
  • “Childhood’s End” by Arthur C. Clarke
  • “Count Zero” by William Gibson
  • “Bunnicula: A Rabbit-Tale of Mystery” by Deborah Howe
  • “Body Bazaar: The Market for Human Tissue in the Biotechnology Age” by Lori Andrews
  • “Cabal” by Clive Barker
  • “Books of Blood: Volume One” by Clive Barker
  • “Beyond Fear: Thinking Sensibly About Security in an Uncertain World.” by Bruce Schneier
  • “The Cluetrain Manifesto: The End of Business as Usual” by Rick Levine
  • “Bad News: The Decline of Reporting, the Business of News, and the Danger to Us All” by Tom Fenton
  • “Books of Blood: Volume Three” by Clive Barker
  • “Liars and Outliers: Enabling the Trust that Society Needs to Thrive” by Bruce Schneier
  • “The Day Wall Street Exploded: A Story of America in Its First Age of Terror” by Beverly Gage
  • “Unmasked” by Nate Anderson
  • “Stranger in a Strange Land” by Robert A. Heinlein
  • “The Catcher in the Rye” by J.D. Salinger
  • “Aesop’s Fables” by Aesop
  • “Firestarter” by Stephen King
  • “Misery” by Stephen King
  • “Pet Sematary” by Stephen King
  • "‘Salem’s Lot" by Stephen King
  • “The Dead Zone” by Stephen King
  • “Different Seasons” by Stephen King
  • “The Vampire Armand” by Anne Rice
  • “The Mummy” by Anne Rice
  • “Memnoch the Devil” by Anne Rice
  • “The Cuckoo’s Egg: Tracking a Spy Through the Maze of Computer Espionage” by Clifford Stoll
  • “Lord of the Flies” by William Golding
  • “The Bachman Books” by Richard Bachman
  • “The Dark Half” by Stephen King