The Best Books: Recommended Reading List

The page is a reading list sharing the best books to read in various categories based on many hours of reading and research. This page will be updated as I read new books.

This is a reading list for people who don’t have time for unimportant books. I only list the best books to read in each category. You can be sure that each one is fantastic and will be worth your time.

Book Summaries by Title

This is a complete list of my book summaries in alphabetical order by title.


Extreme Ownership

by Jocko Willink and Leif Babin
Print | eBook | Audiobook

The Book in One Sentence: Two U.S. Navy Seal officers, who led the most highly decorated special operations unit of the Iraq War, demonstrate how to apply powerful leadership principles from the battlefield to business and life.

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The Emotionally Healthy Leader

by Pete Scazzero
Print | eBook | Audiobook

The Book in One Sentence: Pete Scazzero shows leaders helpful applications of how to face your shadow, lead out of your marriage or singleness, slow down, and embrace endings for new beginnings.