This is my bookshelf. It's a dump of books I liked and would recommend. "I believe that, confronted by a vast array of books, anyone will be seized by the anguish of learning, and will inevitably lapse into asking the question that expresses his torment and his remorse" - Umberto Eco. Welp, that's the idea.


By Neil Stephenson

A Gentleman in Moscow

By Amor Towles

The Kingkiller Chronicles

By Patrick Rothfuss

The Right Stuff

By Tom Wolfe

The Mezzanine

By Nicholson Baker

A Beautiful Mind

By Sylvia Nasar

His Dark Materials

By Philip Pullman


By Frank Herbert

The Vital Question: The Origins of Complex Life

By Nick Lane

How to Travel with a Salmon: And Other Essays

By Umberto Eco

The Planet Remade

By Oliver Morton

Billion Dollar Whale

By Tom Wright & Bradley Hope

The Ultimate Hitchiker's Guide to the Galaxy

By Douglas Adams

Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat

By Samin Nosrat

String Theory

By David Foster Wallace

Payback: Debt & the Shadow Side of Wealth

By Margaret Atwood

Bad Blood

By John Carreyrou

Animal Farm

By George Orwell

Winners Take All: The Elite Charade of Changing the World

By Anand Giridharadas

The 2002 Aims of Education Address

By Andrew Abbott

Amazon’s Antitrust Paradox

By Lina Khan

The Paris Review Interviews, Vol. I

By Assorted

Trick Mirror

By Jia Tolentino

The Path to Power

By Robert Caro