27 Feb

A Year of Books – 2015


Mark Zuckerberg had made a book recommendation  once in two weeks in the year 2015 from his personal Facebook account. As a part of Mark Zuckerberg new year’s resolution for 2015  after Cynthia Greco, the Audience Development Manager for MediaOnePA/York Newspaper Company, suggested that Zuckerberg read a new book every month. A Year of Books was an online book club hosted by Mark Zuckerberg and here is the list of books he recommended,

  1. The End of Power: From Boardrooms to Battlefields and Churches to States, Why Being In Charge Isn’t What It Used to Be

  2. The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declinedama

  3. Gang Leader for a Day: A Rogue Sociologist Takes to the Streets

  4. On Immunity: An Inoculation

  5. Creativity, Inc.: Overcoming the Unseen Forces That Stand in the Way of True Inspiration

  6. The Structure of Scientific Revolutions

  7. Rational Ritual: Culture, Coordination, and Common Knowledge

  8. Dealing With China: An Insider Unmasks the New Economic Superpower

  9. Orwell’s Revenge: The 1984 Palimpsest

  10. The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness

  11. Muqaddimah

  12. Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind

  13. The Player of Games

  14. Energy: A Beginners Guide

  15. Genome: The Autobiography of a Species in 23 Chapters

  16. The Varieties of Religious Experience: A Study in Human Nature

  17. Portfolios of the Poor: How the World’s Poor Live on $2 a Day

  18. Why Nations Fail: The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty

  19. The Rational Optimist: How Prosperity Evolves

  20. The Three-Body Problem

  21. The Idea Factory: Bell Labs and the Great Age of American Innovation

  22. World Order

  23. The Beginning of Infinity: Explanations that Transform the World

Please let us know which is your favorite book in the comments.