BOOKS: Steve’s Reading List

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These are the books that are in the queue to read next. If you have any other recommendations on Business, Wellness, Mindset or Body, please share by commenting on this post!

Click on the book to go to Amazon for more details. Once I’ve read one of these, they will move to the Recommended Posts (If they’re good) – (1) Nutrition / Wellness / Microbiome(2) Mindset / Habits / Relationships(3) Bodybuilding / Mobility / Injury & (4) Modern Business / Entrepreneurship / Other.

Currently Reading…

The Laws of Human Nature
The Laws of Human Nature: Robert Greene

My Reading List


  1. The Hungry Brain: Outsmarting the instincts that make us overeat – Dr Stephan Guyenet
  2. Dirty Genes: A Breakthrough Program to Treat the Root Cause of Illness and Optimize Your Health – Dr. Ben Lynch
  3. Healthy Gut, Healthy You: The Personalized Plan to Transform Your Health from the Inside Out – Dr Michael Ruscio
  4. Mindfulness for Health: A practical guide to relieving pain, reducing stress and restoring wellbeing – Vidyamala Burch
  5. The Non-Tinfoil Guide to EMFs: How to Fix Our Stupid Use of Technology – Nicola Pineault
  6. The First Cell: And the Human Costs of Pursuing Cancer to the Last – Azra Raza
  7. The Carnivore Code: Unlocking the Secrets to Optimal Health by Returning to Our Ancestral Diet – Paul Saladino
  8. Why We Get Sick: The Hidden Epidemic at the Root of Most Chronic Disease―and How to Fight It – Benjamin Bikman



  1. Find Your Why: A Practical Guide for Discovering Purpose for You and Your Team – Simon Sinek
  2. The Mask of Masculinity: How Men Can Embrace Vulnerability, Create Strong Relationships and Live Their Fullest Lives – Lewis Howes
  3. The Talent Code: Greatness isn’t born. It’s grown – Daniel Coyle
  4. The 5 Love Languages – Gary Chapman
  5. Tools of Titans: The Tactics, Routines, and Habits of Billionaires, Icons, and World-Class Performers – Tim Ferriss
  6. The Little Book of Talent: 52 Tips to Improving Skills – Daniel Coyle
  7. The Daily Stoic: 366 Meditations on Wisdom, Perseverance, and the Art of Living – Ryan Holiday
  8. The Inner Game of Tennis: The ultimate guide to the mental side of peak performance
  9. Get Out of Your Own Way: The 5 Keys to Surpassing Everyone’s Expectations – Robert K. Cooper
  10. Code of the Extraordinary Mind – Vishen Lakhiani
  11. Mastery – Robert Greene
  12. Atomic Habits: An Easy and Proven Way to Build Good Habits and Break Bad Ones – James Clear
  13. Extreme Ownership – Jocko Willink
  14. Can’t Hurt Me: Master Your Mind and Defy the Odds – David Goggins
  15. The Power of Now: A guide to spiritual enlightenment – Eckhart Tolle
  16. 10% Happier: How I Tamed the Voice in My Head, Reduced Stress Without Losing My Edge, and Found Self-Help That Actually Works – Dan Harris
  17. Dare Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead – Brené Brown
  18. Rejection Proof: How to Beat Fear and Become Invincible – Jia Jaing
  19. Meditations – Marcus Aurelius
  20. Stillness is the Key: An Ancient Strategy for Modern Life – Ryan Holiday
  21. Deep Work: Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World – Cal Newport
  22. So Good They Can’t Ignore You – Cal Newport
  23. 4 Disciples of Execution: Achieving Your Wildly Important Goals – Sean Covey
  24. Brain Wash: Detox Your Mind for Clearer Thinking, Deeper Relationships and Lasting Happiness – David Perlmutter
  25. Mindf*ck: Inside Cambridge Analytica’s Plot to Break the World – Christopher Wylie
  26. The Fear Bubble: Harness Fear and Live Without Limits – Ant Middleton
  27. Man’s Search For Meaning: The classic tribute to hope from the Holocaust – Victor Frankl
  28. Thinking in Bets: Making Smarter Decisions When You Don’t Have All the Facts – Annie Duke
  29. Mistakes Were Made (but Not by Me): Why We Justify Foolish Beliefs, Bad Decisions and Hurtful – Elliot Aronson


Modern Business / Entrepreneurship:

  1. Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion – Robert B Cialdini
  2. Setting the Table: The Transforming Power of Hospitality in Business – Danny Meyer
  3. Delivering Happiness: A Path to Profits, Passion and Purpose – Tony Hsieh
  4. One Hundred Thirteen Million Markets of One: How the New Economic Order Can Remake the American Economy – Chris Norton
  5. Perennial Seller: The Art of Making & Marketing Work that Lasts – Ryan Holiday
  6. Simple Numbers, Straight Talk, Big Profits! – Greg Crabtree
  7. Getting Everything You Can Out Of All You’ve Got: What To Do When Times Are Tough – Jay Abraham
  8. Money: Master The Game – Tony Robbins
  9. Lean Startup: How Constant Innovation Creates Radically Successful Businesses – Eric Ries
  10. The Pirate’s Dilemma: How Youth Culture Is Reinventing Capitalism – Matt Mason
  11. The Hard Thing about Hard Things – Ben Horowitz
  12. When I Stop Talking, You’ll Know I’m Dead: Useful Stories from a Persuasive Man – Jerry Weintraub
  13. The Dip: The extraordinary benefits of knowing when to quit – Seth Godin
  14. Never Split The Difference: Negotiating as if Your Life Depended on It – Chris Voss
  15. Steve Jobs – Waater Isaacson


Politics / Other:

  1. A Billion Wicked Thoughts: What the Internet Tells Us about Sexual Relationships – Ogi Ogas
  2. Lessons of History – Will Durant
  3. Outliers: The Story of Success – Malcolm Gladwell
  4. Tribe: On Homecoming and Belonging – Sebastian Junger


Bodybuilding / Mobility / Injury:

  1. The Mind/Body Prescription John Sarno
  2. The Diabetic Muscle and Fitness Guide – Phil Graham
  3. The World’s Fittest Book: from the Strongman Swimmer – Ross Edgley


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