Reading List

Here’s a list of the books I’ve read in country on my quest to 60 books while I’m in service (most recent at the top). Let me know if you have any good suggestions!

  • What Happened by Hillary Clinton
  • Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger
  • Mountains Beyond Mountains by Tracy Kidder
  • The Association of Small Bombs by Karan Mahajan
  • Fascism: A Warning by Madeleine Albright
  • Fast Food Nation by Eric Schlosser
  • The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
  • A Brief History of Time by Stephen Hawking
  • The Promise of a Pencil by Adam Braun
  • Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson
  • This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. The Climate by Naomi Klein
  • The Omnivore’s Dilemma by Michael Pollan
  • The Devil’s Highway by Luis Alberto Urrea
  • On the Origin of Species by Charles Darwin
  • Ethics in the Real World by Peter Singer
  • Why Nations Fail: The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty by Daron Acemoglu and James A. Robinson
  • The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon by Brad Stone
  • The Wild Coast: Travels on South America’s Untamed Edge by John Gimlette
  • White Man’s Burden: Why the West’s Efforts to Aid the Rest Have Done So Much Ill and So Little Good by William Easterly
  • Mere Christianity by C.S. Lewis
  • Catch-22 by Joseph Heller