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HILLARY'S READS

2019 - present

At the top of the list, my recommended reads (plus two speeches and a podcast)

Big Magic, Liz Gilbert*

The Pursuit of WOW!, Tom Peters

Unreasonable Hospitality, Will Guidara

Born A Crime, Trevor Noah

Steal Like An Artist, Austin Kleon

Show Your Work!, Austin Kleon

Keep Going, Austin Kleon (alternative: a set of Austin's three books

Principles For Success, Ray Dalio

Leaders Eat Last, Simon Sinek

 

The Practice, Seth Godin

This is Marketing, Seth Godin

 

Tribes, Seth Godin

Bird By Bird, Anne Lamott

 

Total Recall, Arnold Schwarzenegger

Good to Great, Jim Collins

The Light We Give: How Sikh Wisdom Can Transform Your Life, Simran Jeet Singh

Stolen Focus, Johann Hari

Neil Gaiman, Make Good Art; commencement speech

 

Tim Minchin, 9 Life Lessons; commencement speech

The Tim Ferriss Show: Ann Miura-Ku; podcast

* The book I have have gifted the most

And the rest of my reads, from my own 5-star ratings down to 2-star (based on the writing, the content, the message and/or the learning - and just plain enjoyment of the read - or, often, the listen on Audible)

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The Song of Significance, Seth Goin

Kiss Me Like A Stranger, Gene Wilder

Make it Stick, Peter Brown, Henry Roediger III, Mark McDaniel

Power of One, Bryce Courteney

Hell Yeah or No, Derek Sivers

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou

 

Linchpin, Seth Godin

Purple Cow, Seth Godin

Still Foolin' Them, Billy Crystal

Eat, Pray, Love, Liz Gilbert

The Blue Sweater, Jacqueline Novogratz

How To Live, Derek Sivers

Here Comes Everybody, Clay Shirky

Invisibles: The Power of Anonymous Work in the Age of Relentless Self-Promotion, David Zweig

Unf*ck Yourself, Gary John Bishop

The War of Art, Steve Pressfield

Anything You Want, Derek Sivers

Do the Work, Seth Godin

The Energy of Money, Maria Nemeth Ph.D.

What Happened, Hillary Rodham Clinton

Robin, Dave Itzkoff

I Can’t Make This Up, Kevin Hart 

Stumbling on Happiness, Daniel Gilbert

Why Soccer Matters, Pele and Brian Winter

The Storyteller, Dave Grohl

The Best Advice I Ever Got, Katie Couric

10% Happier, Dan Nichols

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Designing Your Life, Bill Burnett and Dave Evans

 

The High Five Habit, Mel Robbins

Keep Sharp: How to Build a Better Brain at Any Age, Sanjay Gupta

 

Greenlights, Matthew McConaughey

The Power of Moments, Chip and Dan Heath 

 

No Pain, No Gaines, Chip Gaines

Becoming, Michelle Obama

The Four Hour Workweek, Tim Ferriss

Tools of Titans, Tim Ferris

Tribe of Mentors, Tim Ferriss

Better Than New, Nicole Curtis

You Are a Badass, Jen Sincero

Springfield Confidential, Mike Reiss and Matthew Klickstein

 

Uncaged, Glennon Doyle

The Four Agreements, Don Miguel Ruiz

 

Switch, Chip and Dan Heath

Untamed, Glennon Doyle


The Next Person You Meet in Heaven, Mitch Albom

The Last Lecture, Randy Pausch  

Atomic Habits, James Clear

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Life Will Be The Death of Me, Chelsea Handler

The One Thing, Gary Keller

Choose, Ryan Lavesque

Ask, Ryan Lavesque

Building a StoryBrand, Donald Miller

Finding My Virginity, Richard Branson

Tuesdays With Morrie, Mitch Albom 

Launch, Jeff Walker

Hoda, Hoda Kotb
 

You Are a Badass at Making Money, Jen Sincero

 

Magnolia Story, Chip and Joanna Gaines

 

The Walmart Story, Sam Walton

Secrets of the Millionaire Mindset, T Harv Eker


Bossypants, Tina Fey

Franchise Your Business, Mark Siebert

The One Minute Millionaire, Robert G Allen

Love Warrior, Glennon Doyle

Super Attractor, Gabrielle Bernstein

Wild, Cheryl Strayed

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Crushing it, Gary V

Girl, Wash Your Face, Rachel Hollis

How Are You, Really?, Jenna Kutcher​

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