Favorite Books

One of my pastimes that I enjoy the most is reading. I devour a variety of types, but mostly read science, science fiction, or classics. Here I have a short list of some of my favorite books in these categories. A more thorough list of what I've read over the past few years can be found in my Goodreads Profile.


Black Holes & Time WarpsKip S. Thorne
The Body has a Mind of its OwnSandra & Matthew Blakeslee
Darwin's Black BoxMichael J. Behe
The Elegant UniverseBrian Greene
Engines of CreationK. Eric Drexler
Fantastic VoyageRay Kurzweil
Hacking MatterWill McCarthy
On IntelligenceJeff Hawkins
The The Third Industrial RevolutionJeremy Rifkin
VenomousChristie Wilcox

Science Fiction

The Diamond AgeNeal Stephenson
Fahrenheit 451Ray Bradbury
Hitchhiker's Guide to the GalaxyDouglas Adams
ImprobableAdam Fawer
NeuromancerWilliam Gibson
Psuedoscience and Science FictionAndrew May
Snow CrashNeal Stephenson


CleopatraH. Rider Haggard
Count of Monte CristoAlexander Dumas
DraculaBram Stoker
The HobbitJ.R.R. Tolkein
The Island of Dr. MoreauH.G. Wells
Journey to the Center of the EarthJules Verne
The Jungle BookRudyard Kipling
King Solomon's MinesH. Rider Haggard
The Lord of the Rings TrilogyJ.R.R. Tolkein
Three Men in a BoatJerome K. Jerome


The Borgias: The Hidden HistoryG. J. Meyer
The GodfatherMario Puzo
The MediciPaul Strathern
Norse MythologyNeil Gaiman
The Shiva TrilogyAmish Tripathi
The TemplarsMichel Haag
The Zero Marginal Cost SocietyJeremy Rifkin