Books

These are a list of the books I have read. The ones marked in asterisks (*) are my personal recommendation.

Last Updated: April 24, 2021

2021

  • The Moral Sayings of Publius Syrus: a Roman Slave, by Publius Syrus
  • The Art of Leadership: Small Things, Done Well, by Michael Lopp
  • Anything You Want, by Derek Sivers
  • Sum: Forty Tales from the Afterlives, by David Eagleman*
  • Idea Makers, by Stephen Wolfram
  • Lives of the Stoics, by Ryan Holiday
  • Stories of Your Life and Others, by Ted Chiang
  • So Good They Can't Ignore You, by Cal Newport
  • The Midnight Library, by Matt Haig*

2020

  • Breaking Smart, Season 1: How Software is Eating the World, by Venkatesh Rao
  • The Art of Learning, by Josh Waitzkin
  • From Simi Valley to Silicon Valley, by Stephen Gillett
  • The Alchemist, by Paulo Coelho * (2nd read)
  • The Almanack of Naval Ravikant, by Eric Jorgenson
  • The Three Body Problem, by Cixin Liu
  • The Psychology of Money, by Morgan Housel*
  • Direct Truth, by Kapil Gupta
  • A Master's Secret Whispers, by Kapil Gupta
  • Atmamun, by Kapil Gupta
  • The Miracle of Mindfulness, by Thich Nhat Hanh
  • The Bed of Procrustes, by Nassim Taleb
  • The Great CEO Within, by Matt Mochary
  • Deep Work, by Cal Newport
  • The Lessons of History, by Will & Ariel Durant*
  • Finite and Infinite Games, by James P. Carse
  • The Art of Living, by Epictetus & Sharon Lebell
  • The Ride of a Lifetime, by Bob Iger
  • The Shallows, by Nicholas Carr*
  • Can't Hurt Me, by David Goggins
  • Meditations, by Marcus Aurelius, translated by Gregory Hays*
  • Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind, by Yuval Noah Harari
  • The Way to Wealth, by Benjamin Franklin

2019

  • What You Do is Who You Are, by Ben Horowitz*
  • Powerful: Building a Culture of Freedom and Responsibility, by Patty McCord (Netflix)
  • Stillness is the Key, by Ryan Holiday
  • Ego is the Enemy, by Ryan Holiday
  • The Obstacle is the Way, by Ryan Holiday*
  • AI Superpowers: China, Silicon Valley, and A New World Order, by Kai-Fu Lee
  • Shoe Dog: A Memoir from the Creator of Nike, by Phil Knight
  • Peak Performance, by Brad Stulberg
  • Atomic Habits, by James Clear
  • Digital Minimalism, by Cal Newport
  • Secrets of Sand Hill Road: Venture Capital and How To Get It, by Scott Kupor
  • Models, by Mark Manson
  • Being Mortal, by Atul Gawande
  • The Last Lecture, by Randy Pausch*
  • When Breath Becomes Air, by Paul Kalanithi*
  • Siddharta, by Herman Hesse
  • Option B, by Sheryl Sandberg & Adam Grant*
  • Cannery Row, by John Steinbeck

2018

  • The Great Gatsby, by Scott F. Fritzgerald
  • Educated, by Tara Westover*
  • Extreme Ownership, by Jocko Willink*
  • Managing Humans, by Michael Lopp
  • Peopleware: Productive Projects and Teams, by Tom DeMarco
  • The Manager's Path, by Camille Fournier
  • Inspired: How To Create Products Customers Love, by Marty Cagan

2017

  • The Graveyard Book, by Neil Gaiman*
  • Man's Search for Meaning, by Viktor E. Frankl*

2016

  • Biografi Sultan Para Wali, by Abdul Qadir Jailani
  • How to Read a Book: The Classic Guide to Intelligent Reading, by Mortimer J. Adler
  • Al-Ghazali's Letter to a Disciple, by Al Ghazali*
  • Suluk Abdul Jalil: Perjalanan Ruhani Syaikh Siti Jenar, by Agus Sunyoto
  • Sufi Talks: Teachings of an American Sufi Sheikh, by Robert Frager
  • Al-Ghazali's Path to Sufism: His Deliverance from Error, by Al Ghazali
  • The Little Prince, by Saint-Exupéry, Antoine de
  • Everything That Remains: A Memoir by The Minimalists, by Joshua Fields Millburn
  • Essential Zen Habits, by Leo Babauta
  • The Lives of Muhammad, by Kecia Ali
  • Al Hikam, by Ali ibn Abi Thalib
  • How Will You Measure Your Life, by Clayton M. Christensen*
  • HBR's 10 Must Reads on Managing Yourself, by Clayton M. Christensen
  • The Achievement Habit, by Bernard Roth
  • The Wall Street Journal Guide to the New Rules of Personal Finance, by Dave Kansas
  • The Cheap Book: The Official Guide To Embracing Your Inner Cheapskate, by Robin Herbst
  • Business Model Generation, by Alexander Osterwalder
  • Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis, by J.D. Vance*
  • Feynman, by Jim Ottaviani
  • Julius Caesar, by William Shakespeare
  • Candide, by Voltaire
  • Gitanjali, by Rabindranath Tagore
  • The Conference of the Birds, by Attar of Nishapur
  • Melihat Api Bekerja: Kumpulan Puisi, by M. Aan Mansyur
  • The News: A User's Manual, by Alain de Botton
  • A Thousand Mornings, by Mary Oliver
  • Mindset: The New Psychology of Success, by Carol Dweck*
  • Modern Romance, by Aziz Ansari
  • The Captain's Verses, by Pablo Neruda
  • The Meaning of Internationalization: Practical Advice for a Connected Planet, by Edwin O. Reischauer
  • Love is the Wine: Talks of a Sufi Master in America,
  • The Alchemy of Happiness, by Al Ghazali

2015

  • The Datacenter as a Computer, by Barroso, Cildaras, Holzle
  • Mastery, by Robert Greene
  • The Stranger, by Albert Camus *
  • 1984, by George Orwell
  • Tao Te Ching, by Lao Tzu
  • The Startup of You, by Reid Hoffman
  • Busines Adventures, by John Brooks *
  • The Consolations of Philosophy, by Alain de Botton
  • The Happiness of Pursuit, by Chris Guillebeau
  • The Effective Engineers, by Edmond Lau
  • Karena Selama Hidup Kita Belajar, by Faldo Maldini
  • Hacking Your Education, by Dale J. Stephens
  • The Hard Things about Hard Things, by Ben Horowitz
  • Economics: The User Guide, by Ha-Joon Chang *
  • Zero to One, by Peter Thiel *
  • The Lean Startup, by Eric Ries *

2014

  • The Google Resume, by Gayle Laakmann McDowell *
  • Belajar dari Partai Masjumi, by Artawijaya
  • The $100 Startup, by Chris Guillebeau
  • Getting Good with Javascript, by Andrew Burgess
  • Hardboiled Web Design, by Andy Clarke
  • Like a Virgin, by Richard Branson
  • Do the Work, by Steven Pressfield
  • Marx’s Das Kapital for Beginners, by Michael Wayne
  • Redesign the Web: The Extension, by Smashing Magazine
  • Mobile First, by Luke Wroblewski
  • Studentpreneurs Guidebook, by Arry Rahmawan
  • How to be a Successful Entrepreneur, by Helga Drummond
  • Responsive Web Design, by Ethan Marcotte
  • Quiet, by Susan Cain
  • Personal Branding, by Colin Wright
  • Stop Stealing Dreams, by Seth Godin *
  • Design is a Job, by Mike Monteiro
  • Gita Wirjawan: Sebuah Perjalanan, edited by Michael Umbas *
  • Aleph, by Paulo Coelho
  • Indonesia Bagian dari Desa Saya, by Emha Ainun Nadjib

2013

  • A Practical Guide to Designing for the Web, by Mark Boulton
  • Web Design and Mobile Trends for 2013, by Awwards
  • CSS3 for Web Designers, by Dan Cederholm
  • HTML5 for Web Designers, by Jeremy Keith
  • The Smashing Book 1, by Smashing Magazine
  • Linchpin, by Seth Godin *
  • Berjuta Rasanya, by Tere Liye
  • Writing Down The Bones, by Natalie Goldberg
  • Life of Pi, by Yann Martel
  • Your Money or Your Life, by Vicki Robin *
  • Selagi Masih Muda, by Dr. Aidh Al Qarni
  • The Little Book of Contentment, by Leo Babauta
  • Digital Fortress, by Dan Brown
  • Tales of Space and Time, by H.G. Wells
  • The Art of Happiness, by Dalai Lama XIV, Howard C. Cutler*
  • Manuscript Found in Accra, by Paulo Coelho
  • Iris on Rainy Days, by Takeshi Matsuyama
  • The Fault in Our Stars, by John Green *
  • Hopeless, by Colleen Hoover
  • You Are a Writer, by Jeff Goins
  • Prince of Thorns, by Mark Lawrence
  • Tribes, by Seth Godin
  • The Time Machine, by H. G. Wells
  • The Power of Habit in 30 Minutes, by Charles Duhigg
  • The Art of Happiness in a Troubled World, by Dalai Lama XIV, Howard C. Cutler *
  • Dari Bui Sampai Nun, by Agus Vrisaba
  • Bitterblue, by Kristin Cashore
  • Screw It, Let’s Do It, by Richard Branson

2012

  • The War of Art, by Steven Pressfield
  • The Little Book of Talent, by Daniel Coyle
  • The Happiness Project, by Gretchen Rubin *
  • Edensor, by Andrea Hirata
  • Perahu Kertas, by Dewi Lestari *
  • The Bronte Story, by Tim Vicary
  • A Storm of Sword, by George R.R. Martin
  • Supernova : Akar, by Dewi Lestari
  • Supernova : Ksatria, Putri, & Bintang Jatuh, by Dewi Lestari
  • A Clash of Kings, by George R.R. Martin
  • A Game of Thrones, by George R.R. Martin *
  • A Million Suns, by Beth Revis
  • The Prophet, by Khalil Gibran *
  • Fire, by Kristin Cashore
  • Pragmatic Thinking and Learning, by Andy Hunt *
  • The Passionate Programmer, by Chad Fowler
  • Sense and Sensibility (Oxford), by Jane Austen
  • Great Expectations (Oxford), by Charles Dickens
  • Recto Verso, by Dewi Lestari
  • Graceling, by Kristin Cashore
  • Mockingjay, by Suzanne Collins *
  • Persuasion (Oxford), by Jane Austen *
  • The Scarlett Letter (Oxford), by Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • Black Beauty (Oxford), by Anna Sewell
  • A Tale of Two Cities (Oxford), by Charles Dickens
  • Peril at Plover Point, by Dorothy Perkins
  • Underdog, by Marilyn Sachs
  • Rich Dad, Poor Dad, by Robert T. Kiyosaki
  • Robohnya Surau Kami, by A.A. Navis
  • Memori Intellijen, by (I forgot)
  • The Hobbit, by J.R.R. Tolkien *
  • Wrecked for the Ordinary : A Manifesto for Misfits, by Jeff Goins
  • The Writers Manifesto, Jeff Goins
  • The Tower, by Chris Guillebeau
  • Every Writers Dream, by Jeff Goins
  • The Tombs of Atuan, by Ursula Le Guin
  • Menjadi Kaya dengan Hati Nurani, by Ir. Goenardjoadi Goenawan
  • A Wizard of Earthsea, by Ursula Le Guin
  • The Cashflow Quadrant, by Robert T. Kiyosaki *

2011

  • Catching Fire, by Suzanne Collins
  • The Alchemist, by Paulo Coelho *
  • The Hunger Games, by Suzanne Collins *
  • Skyjack! (Oxford), by Tim Vicary
  • Filosofi Kopi, by Dewi Lestari *
  • Moondial (Oxford), by Helen Cresswell
  • Through the Looking Glass (Oxford), by Lewis Carroll
  • A Christmas Carol (Oxford), by Charles Dickens
  • The Farthest Shore, by Ursula K. Le Guin *
  • Justice (Oxford), by Tim Vicary
  • The Picture of Dorian Gray (Oxford), by Oscar Wilde
  • Kopi Merah Putih, by Indonesia Anonymus
  • The Effortless Life, by Leo Babauta
  • 3 Seni yang Lupa Diajarkan di Sekolah, by Rita Gouw
  • Risalah Bala, by Badiuzzaman Said Nursi *
  • Sukses Tanpa Gelar, by Andrias Harefa
  • Jakarta Kafe : Kumpulan Cerita, by Tatyana
  • Supernova: Petir, by Dewi Lestari
  • Madre, by Dewi Lestari *
  • Risalah Kebangkitan, by Badiuzzaman Said Nursi (incomplete)
  • Jendela Tauhid, by Badiuzzaman Said Nursi *
  • Diary Si Bocah Tengil, by Jeff Kinney
  • Merah Putih di Benua Biru, by Erditya Arfah
  • Percy Jackson and The Olympians : The Sea of Monster, by Rick Riordan
  • A Thousand Splendid Suns, by Khaled Hosseini *
  • Libido Junkie : A Memoir for the Radicals, by Nova Riyanti Yusuf
  • Si Cacing dan Kotoran Kesayangannya, by Ajahn Brahm *
  • Radikus Makankakus, by Raditya Dika
  • Focus, by Leo Babauta *