The following documents the states I’m at with various books. I began this list in November 2016. I do not intend to backfill books I’ve read in the past but will add books that I re-read.

I document audiobooks separately.

Currently Reading

The Algorithm Design Manual. Steven S. Skiena. 2008-07-26.

Two Scoops of Django: Best Practices for Django 1.8. Daniel Roy Greenfeld & Audrey Roy Greenfeld. 2015-05-15.

Tango with Django. Leif Azzopardi & David Maxwell. 2016-10-04. Seems best for developers without prior MVC experience.


(TODO: There are many of these)

Acquisition Required

A Mind for Numbers: How to Excel at Math and Science (Even If You Flunked Algebra). Barbara Oakley. 2014-07-31.

Overcoming Gravity: A Systematic Approach to Gymnastics and Bodyweight Strength. Steven Low. 2011-11-12.


Cracking the PM Interview: How to Land a Product Manager Job in Technology. Gayle Laakmann McDowell & Jackie Bavaro. 2014-03-04. See my notes on “Cracking the PM Interview”.

Cracking the Coding Interview: 189 Programming Questions and Solutions. Gayle Laakmann McDowell. 2015-06-01.

Ansible: Up & Running. Lorin Hochstein. O’Reilly. 2014-05.

Carb Back-Loading. John Kiefer. 2012.