John Cook Book Club

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“Sometimes, you read a book and it fills you with this weird evangelical zeal, and you become convinced that the shattered world will never be put back together unless and until all living humans read the book.”
― John Green, The Fault in Our Stars


Book Title Recommended Author Date Read 1 sentence take away
Find Your Way No Carly Fiorina 04-2020 Find a problem to solve and operate with humility and empathy
Born to Run Yes Christopher McDougall 03-2020 The human body is engineered to run and adapt to changes in the environment, running shoes are the primary source of injury.
Enter the Zone Yes Barry Sears 02-2020 Hormones serve as the foundation to an optimal metabolic state where an individual can control their physical fitness destiney.
Relentless Forward Progress Yes Bryon Powll 01-2020 Primer for new ultra runners looking for guidance on training plans, nutrition, and general advice when preparing for an ultrarun.
Awareness No Anthony De Mello 12-2020 The path to self realization, fulfilment and happiness begins with understanding your emotions.
Search Inside Yourself Yes Chade-Meng Tan 11-2019 Improved emotional intelligence, situational awareness and happiness starts with being mindful: the state of being present , on purpose, free of judgement
Trusted Advisor No 10-2019
4 months to 4 hours No 10-2019
Racing Weight Yes 09-2019
Finding Ultra Yes Rich Roll 09-2019 Top 3 books of 2019; the cataylst for embracing nutritious, plant based foods
Top 5 Regrets of the Dying 2019
The Little Book That Beats the Market 2019
The Little Book of Common Sense Investing 2019
Secrets of the Millionare Mind 2019
The little book fo Value Investing 2019
It's not Carpel Tunnel 2019
Money, Wealth & Life Insurane 2019
The Truth about World Financial Group 2019
The Richest Man in Babylon 2019
The China Study 2019
Digital Minimalism 2019
Stop Acting Rich 2019
Everyday Millionare 2019
A Random Walk Down WallStreet 2019
The Millionare Real Estate Agent 2019
Can't Hurt Me 2019
Rich Dad Poor Dad 2019
Thrive 2019
The Four Hour Work Week 2019
The One Thing 2019
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