What I’m Reading

I love to read. Given the choice between reading and any other activity, I will choose reading. It’s my priority.

When I have a little money, I buy books; and if I have any left, I buy food and clothes.

– Desiderius Erasmus Roterodamus

Erasmus is a man after my own heart.

Below is a list of books I am currently reading and a list of books I have finished. Links to my related blog posts are included. You will find books on topics like soft skills, leadership, business and entrepreneurship, IT career, computer programming, etc.

A much fuller reading list including topics such as history, art, theology, and literature can be found on my civilian website: www.bloggingsam.com.

Currently reading:



Books I’ve finished in 2019:

  1. Agile Practice GuideProject Management Institute
  2. Adapt: Why Success Always Starts with FailureTim Harford
  3. Team of TeamsGeneral Stanley McChrystal 
  4. PMBOK Guide, Sixth EditionProject Management Institute

Books I finished in 2018:

  1. Never Eat AloneKeith Ferrazzi
  2. Refrigerator RightsDr. Will Miller
  3. Scrum Insights for PractitionersHiren Doshi || (blog post)
  4. Good to GreatJim Collins
  5. How to Be RichJ. Paul Getty
  6. SlackTom DeMarco
  7. Soft Skills: The Software Developer’s Life ManualJohn Sonmez
  8. User Story MappingJeff Patton || (blog post)
  9. The Clean CoderRobert C. Martin
  10. From Contempt to CuriosityCaitlin Walker || (blog post) || (another blog post)