Reading List

My favorite reads, updated automatically with the help of my Reading gem, which parses my reading.csv file. Here’s how I built this page. See also my Learning Ruby list.

Key: πŸ“• book | 🏫 course | ✏️ piece | 🎞️ video | 🎀 audio | ⭐ favorite | 🀝 group read 🎀 The History of English Podcast in progress history language πŸ“• J. Zachary Pike – Son of a Lich γ€œ The Dark Profit Saga, #2 2023-12-20 fiction πŸ“• J. Zachary Pike – Orconomics: A Satire γ€œ The Dark Profit Saga, #1 2023-12-06 fiction ⭐ πŸ“• Edward Snowden – Permanent Record 2023-08-14 biography tech πŸ“• How Star Wars Conquered the Universe 2023-07-27 history πŸ“• William Shakespeare's The Jedi Doth Return γ€œ William Shakespeare's Star Wars, #6 2023-07-21 fiction poetry πŸ“• Bandersnatch: C.S. Lewis, J.R.R. Tolkien and the Creative Collaboration of the Inklings 2023-07-05 biography πŸ“• The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness 2023-05-14 race history politics πŸ“• J. R. R. Tolkien – O Senhor dos AnΓ©is 2023-03-10 fiction portuguese πŸ“• Andrew Marin – Us versus Us: The Untold Story of Religion and the LGBT Community 2022-10-29 religion lgbt 🎞️ A terrible guide to the terrible terminology of U.S. Health Insurance 2022-10-03 healthcare πŸ“• J. R. R. Tolkien – O Hobbit 2022-04-24 fiction portuguese πŸ“• Trevor Noah – Born a Crime 2022-02-27 biography 🎞️ Eyes on the Prize: America's Civil Rights Movement 2021-07-08 history race politics πŸ“• Computer Networking: A Top-Down Approach 2021-05-10 tech πŸ“• The New Climate War 2021-03-14 science politics πŸ“• The Story of Hebrew 2021-03-08 language history πŸ“• Philip Freeman – Alexander the Great 2021-03-04 history πŸ“• Bill Bryson – The Body 2021-01-09 science πŸ“• Homegoing 2020-12-06 fiction πŸ“• David Gushee – Still Christian: Following Jesus Out of American Evangelicalism 2020-11-21 biography religion politics 🏫 Exercism: Ruby 2020-10-29 ruby 🎀 Building Great Sentences: Exploring the Writer's Craft γ€œ The Great Courses 2020-03-20 language πŸ“• The Three Theban Plays: Oedipus the King, Oedipus at Colonus & Antigone 2020-02-29 fiction poetry πŸ“• Pride and Prejudice 2020-02-20 fiction πŸ“• Dante – The Divine Comedy: Inferno γ€œ trans. Mark Musa 2020-02-10 poetry ⭐ πŸ“• The Road 2019-12-31 fiction πŸ“• Epic: Britain's Heroic Muse 1790-1910 2019-11-20 history πŸ“• Paradise Lost 2019-09-30 poetry 🎀 Lewis and Tolkien: The Lost Road 2019-09-10 biography πŸ“• Beowulf γ€œ trans. Frederick Rebsamen 2019-09-10 poetry πŸ“• C. S. Lewis – Till We Have Faces 2019-08-31 fiction πŸ“• G. K. Chesterton – The Napoleon of Notting Hill 2019-08-10 fiction πŸ“• The Odyssey 2019-07-31 poetry ⭐ πŸ“• Tom Holt – Goatsong: A Novel of Ancient Athens γ€œ The Walled Orchard, #1 2019-05-10 fiction πŸ“• Tom Holland – The Forge of Christendom: The End of Days and the Epic Rise of the West 2019-04-30 history ⭐ πŸ“• Latin: Story of a World Language 2018-08-20 history latin language ⭐ πŸ“• J. R. R. Tolkien – The Lord of the Rings γ€œ narrated by Rob Inglis 2018-08-10 fiction πŸ“• John Wain – Samuel Johnson 2018-07-10 biography πŸ“• To Kill a Mockingbird 2018-06-20 fiction πŸ“• G. K. Chesterton – Tremendous Trifles 2018-04-30 essay πŸ“• The Once and Future King γ€œ The Once and Future King, #1-4 2018-02-10 fiction ⭐ 🎀 Creasy – One Year Bible γ€œ Logos Bible Study 2018-01-31 religion πŸ“• J. R. R. Tolkien – The Hobbit 2017-10-10 fiction πŸ“• Humanism and the Culture of Renaissance Europe 2017-04-30 history