Suggested Books in Tools of Titans

The following is a list of all suggested books in the body of Tools of Titans. This list does not include the full list of “The Most-Gifted and Recommended Books of All Guests” included within the book’s conclusion (pgs 650 – 665). I chose 52 of the books from this list of 121 books for my 2017 reading list.

BookAuthorRecommended ByBook Page
House of LeavesMark DanielewskiAmelia Boone3
The Graveyard BookNeil GaimanTim Ferriss8
The ProphetKahlil GibranJason Nemer50
Tao Te ChingLao TzuJason Nemer50
10% HappierDan HarrisPeter Attia70
Surely You‰'re Joking, Mr. Feynman!Richard FeynmanPeter Attila, Noah Kagan70, 327
Mistakes Were Made (But Not by Me)Carol Tavris and Elliot AronsonPeter Attia70
59 Seconds: Change Your Life in Under a MinuteRichard WisemanCharles Poliquin79
The 4-Hour WorkweekTim FerrissCharles Poliquin80
The ONE ThingGary KellerCharles Poliquin80
PsychDr. Judd BiasiottoPavel Tsatsouline91
Natural Born HeroesChristopher McDougallLaird Hamilton94
Deep SurvivalLaurence GonzalesLaird Hamilton94
DuneFrank HerbertKelly Starrett123
The Diamond AgeNeal StephensonKelly Starrett123
Finite and Infinite GamesJames CarseJane McGonigal133
Suffering is OptionalCheri HuberJane McGonigal133
I Seem to be VerbBuckminster FullerChris Sacca165
Born Standing Up: A Comic‰Ûªs LifeSteve MartinMarc Andreessen173
Seeking Wisdom: From Darwin to MungerPeter BevelinDerek Sivers185
Awaken the Giant WithinTony RobbinsDerek Sivers185
The Effective ExecutivePeter DruckerMatt Mullenweg203
How Proust Can Change Your LifeAlain de BottonMatt Mullenweg203
Words that WorkFrank LuntzMatt Mullenweg206
Women, Fire, and Dangerous ThingsGeorge LakoffMatt Mullenweg206
Man‰'s Search for MeaningViktor FranklTony Robbins215
The Fourth TurningWilliam StraussTony Robbins215
GenerationsWilliam StraussTony Robbins215
MindsetCarol DweckTony Robbins215
As a Man ThinkethJames AllenTony Robbins215
The Autobiography of Malcom XMalcom XCasey Neistat219
The Second World WarJohn KeeganCasey Neistat219
The Living Gita: The Complete Bhagavad GitaSri Swami SatchidanandaMorgan Spurlock223
The Artist‰'s Way: Morning Pages JournalJulia CameronTim Ferriss, Brian Koppelman225, 614
How to Stay MotivatedZig ZiglarSeth Godin243
Secrets of Closing the SaleZig ZiglarSeth Godin243
The Art of PossibilityBenjamin & Rosamund Stone ZanderSeth Godin243
The War of ArtSteven PressfieldSeth Godin, Brian Koppelman243, 615
Just KidsPatti SmithSeth Godin243
DebtDavid GraeberSeth Godin243
Venture DealsBrad Feld, Jason MendelsonTim Ferriss260
OpenAndre AgassiShaun White272
OutliersMalcom GladwellShaun White274
Fifty Shades of ChickenF.L. FowlerShaun White275
The 22 Immutable Laws of MarketingAl Ries, Jack TroutTim Ferriss276
Show Your WorkAustin KleonChase Jarvis284
Iacocca: An AutobiographyLee Iacocca, William NovakRamit Sethi288
The Age of PropagandaAnthony Pratkanis, Elliot AronsonRamit Sethi289
The Robert Collier Letter BookRobert CollierRamit Sethi289
Small GiantsBo BurlinghamTim Ferriss297
One Monster After AnotherMercer MayerEd Catmull311
CryptonomiconNeal StephensonChris Young319
Snow CrashNeal StephensonChris Young319
The Second LawP.W. AtkinsChris Young322
The Last LionWilliam ManchesterChris Young322
Think and Grow RichNapolean HillDaymond John324
Who Moved my CheeseSpencer JohnsonDaymond John324
Blue Ocean StrategyW. Chan KimDaymond John324
Invisible Selling MachineRyan DeissDaymond John324
The Richest Man in BabylonGeorge S. ClasonDaymond John324
Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern WorldJack WeatherfordDaymond John324
WhoGeoff Smart, Randy StreetNoah Kagan327
Oglivy on AdvertisingDavid OglivyNoah Kagan328
Life is ElsewhereMilan KunderaNeil Strauss348
WaldenHenry David ThoreauTim Ferriss362
VagabondingRolf PottsTim Ferriss362
Stone SoupMarcia BrownPeter Diamandis372
Start with WhySimon SinekPeter Diamandis, Robert Rodriguez373, 639
The Oxford Book of AphorismsJohn GrossB.J. Novak383
Daily RitualsMason CurreyB.J. Novak383
Diaries of Henry David ThoreauHenry David ThoreauMaria Popova408
On the Shortness of LifeSenecaMaria Popova409
The RepublicPlatoMaria Popova411
If this is a ManPrimo LeviJocko Willink414
The TrucePrimo LeviJocko Willink414
About FaceColonel David H. HackworthJocko Willink418
Blood MeridianCormac McCarthyJocko Willink418
At Play in the Fields of the LordPeter MatthiessenSebastian Junger423
HookedNir EyalMarc Goodman426
The InevitableKevin KellyMarc Goodman426
Gates of FireSteven PressfieldChris Fussell440
Once an EagleAnton MyrerGeneral Stanley McCrystal440
Reasons and PersonsDerek ParfitWill MacCaskill447
MindfulnessMark Williams, Danny PenmanWill MacCaskill448
The Power of PersuasionRobert LevineWill MacCaskill448
The Things they CarriedTim O'BrienCaroline Paul460
The Drama of the Gifted ChildAlice MillerWhitney Cummings478
Atlas ShruggedAyn RandBryan Callen484
The FountainheadAyn RandBryan Callen484
On the Geneology of MoralityNietzscheBryan Callen484
The Power of MythJoseph CampbellBryan Callen484
The Hero with a Thousand FacesJoseph CampbellBryan Callen484
The Art of LearningJosh WaitzkinBryan Callen485
The 4-Hour BodyTim FerrissBryan Callen485
The Unbearable Lightness of BeingMilan KunderaAlain de Botton488
EssaysMichael de MontigneAlain de Botton488
One Hundred Years of SolitudeGabriel Garcia MarquezCal Fussman498
How to Win Friends and Influence PeopleDale CarnegieCal Fussman499
West with the NightBeryl MarkhamCal Fussman499
The Right StuffTom WolfeCal Fussman499
Cocktail TechniquesKazuo UyedaJoshua Skenes501
The Dao of TaijiquanTsung Hwa JoyJoshua Skenes501
The Old Man and the SeaErnest HemingwayJack Dorsey510
Leaves of GrassWalt WhitmanJack Dorsey510
Bird by BirdAnne LamottTim Ferriss / Paulo Coelho513
In Praise of IdlenessBertrand RussellEd Cooke518
The Joyous CosmologyAlan WattsEd Cooke518
Maxims and RelfectionsGoetheEd Cooke519
Touching the RockJohn HullEd Cooke519
Dropping Ashes on BuddhaSeung SahnAmanda Palmer522
Only Don't KnowSeung SahnAmanda Palmer522
The Emperor of ScentChandler BurrEric Weinstein526
Heraclitean FireErwin ChargaffEric Weinstein526
The Art of Dramatic WritingLajos EgriJudd Apatow / Evan Goldberg533
Levels of the GameJohn McPheeStephen Dubner575
The Empty PotDemiStephen Dubner575
The Writer's JourneyChristopher VogelJon Favreau593
Think TwiceMichael MauboussinTim Ferriss599
Buck Up, Suck Up...Foul UpJames Carville / Paul BengalsTim Ferriss601
What Makes Sammy RunBudd SchulbergBrian Koppelman615