I’ve always found books are an underrated way to learn something new. Great books contain years of hard-earned experiences compressed into what you can read in hours. However, you do need to give hours-long attention to them. This allows books to convey ideas that shorter-form content like Twitter, blogs, or even this newsletter can not do.
With the holidays coming up, I asked for book recommendations on Twitter:
More than a hundred people replied with well over a hundred book recommendations. I’ve collected the most mentioned books in a list, along with a quote from a review that gives a taste of why people liked that particular book.
The book recommendations are split into genres: