Category: Biographies & Memoirs

Total Recall: My Unbelievably True Life Story

Arnold Schwarzenegger
Rating: 7.5/10
Reading Ease: Reading Time:17 hours

Behind the bodybuilding, acting, real estate investing, and politician is Arnold, The Master Salesman, who has a herculean level of ambition, willingness to take risk and defy the odds. Arnold's drive and hunger is impressive [...]

The Virgin Way: Everything I Know About Leadership

Richard Branson
Rating: 6.5/10
Reading Ease: Reading Time:10 hours

The core message of the Virgin Way is Getting the Job Done and Having Fun Getting There. A vital part of that is trusting and investing in people; giving them the freedom to contribute and learn from mistakes. Richard [...]

Between the World and Me

Ta-Nehisi Coates
Rating: 9/10
Reading Ease: Reading Time:4 hours

In Between the World and Me, Coates write to his fifteen-year-old son, Samori, about questions regarding the nation’s history, culture, racial struggles and his experiences living in a black body in America. Forgetting [...]

Man’s Search for Meaning

Viktor E. Frankl
Rating: 9/10
Reading Ease: Reading Time:5 hours

Wow, what an inspirational read, in spite of all the tragedy. Dr. Frankl’s story illustrates that even when one is at their weakest point they have the opportunity and a choice to be at their strongest. Reading this book [...]

Daily Rituals: How Artists Work

Mason Currey
Rating: 5.5/10
Reading Ease: Reading Time:8 hours

I had high hopes for this book, but going through it felt like reference material instead of something you could just sit down and read through. There are some good nuggets in the book, I found interesting. I hoped to uncover [...]