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§ Interesting Books

Books, booklets & novels I find interesting.
# Title Author(s) Rating*
Books / Booklets
Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman! Richard Feynman (4.5)
The Pragmatic Programmer Andy Hunt, Dave Thomas (4)
The Design of Everyday Things Don Norman (4)
Confessions of an Economic Hit Man John Perkins (4)
Skunk Works: A Personal Memoir of My Years of Lockheed Ben Rich, Leo Janos (4)
Serious Cryptography: A Practical Introduction to Modern Encryption Jean-Philippe Aumasson (4)
Burn Math Class: And Reinvent Mathematics for Yourself Jason Wilkes (4)
Neural Networks and Deep Learning Michael A. Nielsen (4)
The SAS Survival Handbook Lofty Wiseman (4)
Domain-Driven Design: Tackling Complexity in the Heart of Software Eric Evans (4)
The Silk Roads: A New History of the World Peter Frankopan (4)
Our Mathematical Universe: My Quest for the Ultimate Nature of Reality Max Tegmark (3.5)
An introduction to probability theory and its applications William Feller (3.5)
The Art of Thinking Clearly Rolf Dobelli (3.5)
Refactoring - Improving the Design of Existing Code Martin Fowler, Kent Beck (3.5)
Structure and Interpretation of Computer Programs Hal Abelson, Gerald Jay Sussman (3.5)
Release It! Design and Deploy Production-Ready Software Michael T. Nygard (3.5)
Inviting Disaster: Lessons from the Edge of Technology James R. Chiles (3.5)
CSS Secrets: Better Solutions to Everyday Web Design Problems Lea Verou (3.5)
INSPIRED: How to Create Tech Products Customers Love Marty Cagan (3.5)
Trust Me, I'm Lying: Confessions of a Media Manipulator Ryan Holiday (3)
Astrobiology: A Very Short Introduction David Catling (3)
Higher-Order Perl Mark Jason Dominus (3)
Exercises in Programming Style Cristina Lopes (3)
Without a Trace: Commonsense Guide to Forensic Science IDK (3)
What If?: Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions Randall Munroe (3)
The Mythical Man-Month Fred Brooks (3)
Don't Make Me Think: A Common Sense Approach to Web Usability Steve Krug (3)
Meditations Marcus Aurelius (3)
Statistics Done Wrong: The Woefully Complete Guide Alex Reinhart (3)
Fearless Salary Negotiation Josh Doody (3)
How To: Absurd Scientific Advice for Common Real-World Problems Randall Munroe (3)
The Best of edw519 Ed Weissman (2.5)
Faster, Better, Cheaper in the History of Manufacturin Christoph Roser (2.5)
An Illustrated Book of Bad Arguments Ali Almossawi (2)
The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck Mark Manson (2)
Web Caching and Its Applications S.V. Nagaraj (2)
The Four Agreements: A Practical Guide to Personal Freedom Don Miguel Ruiz (0.5)
Novels
The Lord of the Rings trilogy J.R.R. Tolkien (4.5)
The Hobbit J.R.R. Tolkien (4.5)
Ender's Game Orson Scott Card (4.5)
The Martian Andy Weir (4)
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Douglas Adams (4)
The Restaurant at the End of the Universe Douglas Adams (4)
The Road Cormac McCarthy (3.5)
World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War Max Brooks (3.5)
The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet Becky Chambers (3.5)
Childhood's End Arthur C. Clarke (3)
The Alchemist Paulo Coelho (3)
The Old Man and the Sea Ernest Hemingway (3)
Arabic books
مآلات الخطاب المدني إبراهيم السكران (4.5)
الوجيز في فقه السنة و الكتاب العزيز عبد العظيم البدوي (4.5)
الوابل الصيب من الكلم الطيب إبن القيم الجوزية (4.5)
تعريف عام بدين الإسلام علي الطنطاوي (4.5)
معالم في الطريق سيد قطب (4.5)
أولويات الحركة الإسلامية يوسف القرضاوي (4)
أدب الاختلاف في الإسلام طه جابر العلواني (4)
روضة الأنوار في سيرة النبي المختار صفي الرحمن المباركفوري (4)
النهاية في الفتن والملاحم ابن كثير (4)
إستمتع بحياتك محمد العريفي (3.5)
لانك الله رحلة الى السماء السابعة علي بن جابر (3.5)
فقه السيرة النبوية محمد البوطي (3.5)
صفحات من صبر العلماء على شداءد العلم والتحصيل عبد الفتاح أبو غدة (3.5)
الأذكياء ابن الجوزي (3.5)

* This rating is subjective. Most of these books were written by people that are way smarter than me. My rating only reflects how much I enjoyed the book and how much I'd recommend it.