Currently reading

(Sorted alphabetically)

Daily Stoic : 366 Meditations on Wisdom, Perseverance, and the Art of Living

Ryan Holiday & Stephen Hanselman

1 page every morning

Tim and Eric's Zone Theory: 7 Easy Steps to Achieve a Perfect Life

Time Heidecker & Eric Wereheim

WIP

recommended by mxs

Books I’ve read

(Sorted alphabetically)

Freakonomics

Steven D. Levitt & Stephen J Dubner

Harmonograph

Anthony Ashton

Laisse faire les sphères : Recueil de plaisanteries

Léon Maret

Plenty of standalone drawings that mixes poetry, death & destruction, small life moments (revisited), etc.

Rework

Jason Fried & vid Heinemeier Hansson

Serious Cryptography

Jean-Philippe Aumasson

A good introduction that gives both a macro vision of the current state of Cryptography and a detailed zoom on some aspects.

The kind of book, I loved to read entirely and that I will keep available to re-read specific chapters sometimes.

Great bonus: it’s about cryptography, but does not requires advanced mathematic knowledges.

Show Your Work!

Austin Kleon

An inspiring book, easy and useful tips to be better at communicating on what we “do”.

(That’s the book that motivated me to blog more)

Steal Like an Artist: 10 Things Nobody Told You About Being Creative

Austin Kleon

A mandatory reading for creative people.

Embracing the fact that we are influenced by other people allows to consciously think about it, and extract as much goodness as possible.

The Alchemist

Paulo Coelho

Who: The A Method for Hiring

Geoff Smart & Randy Street

A mandatory reading; giving a consistent way of handling diffent fundamental topics: hiring, talent management; but also: vision, culture, objectives, and strategy

Recommended by Jean