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Die Kunst über Geld nachzudenken
4.17
liked it
Nette, kurzweilige Lektüre mit vielen humorvollen aber auch lehrreichen Börsengeschichten. Nicht unbedingt zur persönlichen Weiterbildung zu empfehlen ...more
Feb 19, 2019
Jun 23, 2017
 
The Concrete Blonde (Harry Bosch, #3; Harry Bosch Universe, #3)
4.17
it was amazing
Nothing much to say, just another great Connelly book. If you like his Bosch series, you'll love this one as well. And I sure do.
Sep 23, 2019
Aug 22, 2019
 
Fast-Track Triathlete: Balancing a Big Life with Big Performance in Long-Course Triathlon
4.34
it was amazing
This is a GREAT book if you are a self-trained individual pursuing the Ironman dream or trying to shave off some minutes of your personal record. It i ...more
Oct 07, 2019
Sep 23, 2019
 
Atomic Habits: An Easy & Proven Way to Build Good Habits & Break Bad Ones
4.35
it was amazing
Reading this book just when the year came to a close was perfect timing. It contains very pragmatic advice to implement new habits and makes a good ca ...more
Dec 31, 2019
Dec 09, 2019
 
The Awakened Ape: A Biohacker's Guide to Evolutionary Fitness, Natural Ecstasy, and Stress-Free Living
3.79
it was ok
While I agree with a lot of concepts in this book, not everything struck home. The facts are usually either pretty thin or already widely known. For m ...more
Jul 21, 2020
Jul 24, 2020
 
The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck: A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life
3.94
it was ok
The book was entertaining enough to reach the end, but that's pretty much it. I credit that to Mansons tongue-in-cheek writing style more than the con ...more
Dec 11, 2019
Dec 11, 2019
 
Living with a SEAL: 31 Days Training with the Toughest Man on the Planet
4.27
it was amazing
An instant favorite. I was hooked by this book the second I opened it on my Kindle and I finished it in one sitting. It is hilarious to read, yet it c ...more
Aug 21, 2018
May 26, 2018
 
The Periodic Table
4.21
liked it
This being my second book by Levi I went into it with some background knowledge. Had I not read "If this is a man", I suspect it would have been a lit ...more
Jan 09, 2020
not set
Jan 09, 2020
 
The Overlook (Harry Bosch, #13; Harry Bosch Universe, #17)
3.96
it was amazing
Hands down, the Harry Bosch series is my crime fiction find of the year. I tore through five books already in the last 3 months and every single one o ...more
Jul 04, 2018
Jun 30, 2018
 
Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen
4.29
it was amazing
I was skeptical about the slightly cheesy over-the-top title of this book. Then I was blown away by the content and the magnificent writing of Christo ...more
Jan 09, 2020
Oct 07, 2019
 
Blackout. Morgen ist es zu spät
3.95
it was amazing
Wow! Das Buch regt wirklich zum Denken an. Sehr gut recherchiert und geschrieben - insgesamt ein absolutes Lesevergnügen.
Oct 30, 2019
Oct 23, 2019
 
Der nächste Schritt: Nach jedem Berg bin ich ein anderer
3.74
really liked it
Ein wahnsinnig ehrgeiziger Athlet. Sehr interessant, seine Gedankengänge und (teils sehr grenzwertigen) Entscheidungen nachzuverfolgen. Man beginnt zu ...more
May 21, 2018
May 18, 2018
 
Permanent Record
4.31
it was amazing
Inspiring, surprising, entertaining, scary and frightening at the same time. Brilliant!
Dec 25, 2019
Dec 16, 2019
 
What I Talk About When I Talk About Running
3.85
really liked it
I already liked Murakami's style of writing and his way to make really simple but profound observations. I didn't know though, that he was a runner - ...more
Aug 13, 2020
Mar 14, 2019
 
Can't Hurt Me: Master Your Mind and Defy the Odds
4.40
it was amazing
This book hits like a truck! Goggins is a phenomenal individual and whether you share his exact views or not, you have to admire his grit and determin ...more
Mar 2019
Jan 21, 2019
 
Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup
4.40
it was amazing
I picked this book up fresh off Bill Gate's 2018 recommended reading list. And what a page turner it has been! Rarely have I been hooked so hard by a ...more
Jan 15, 2019
Dec 31, 2018
 
Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder
4.10
it was amazing
What a marvelous piece of work. One of the best books I've ever read! Antifragility is much more than a thought experiment in probabilistic thinking. ...more
Jan 10, 2018
Nov 06, 2017
 
Failure is Not an Option: Mission Control From Mercury to Apollo 13 and Beyond
4.28
really liked it
Fascinating story that really makes you appreciate what was accomplished back in the days with ridiculously simple technical equipment. The book got a ...more
Aug 22, 2019
Jan 10, 2019
 
Leonardo da Vinci
4.13
it was amazing
Brilliantly researched and full of fascinating details. I think few people (including me, before this book) are even remotely aware of what a genius d ...more
Jul 03, 2018
May 21, 2018
 
Finding Ultra: Rejecting Middle Age, Becoming One of the World's Fittest Men, and Discovering Myself
3.99
it was amazing
Amazing book about an impressive life's journey, very well told.
Aug 06, 2020
Oct 07, 2019
 
Educated
4.46
really liked it
Eye-opening!
Jan 14, 2020
Mar 03, 2019
 
The Lincoln Lawyer (Mickey Haller, #1; Harry Bosch Universe, #15)
4.17
it was amazing
Amazing!
May 16, 2018
Mar 13, 2018
 
The Spirit of St. Louis
4.15
it was amazing
I don't recall who recommended this book to me, but I'm very happy I eventually picked it up and gave it a shot. Lindbergh is perhaps one of history's ...more
Feb 04, 2018
Jan 22, 2016
 
Der Finanzwesir. Was Sie über Vermögensaufbau wirklich wissen müssen. Intelligent Geld anlegen und finanzielle Freiheit erlangen mit ETF und Index-Fonds
4.37
really liked it
Gutes Buch als Einstieg in das Thema ETFs. Für regelmäßige Leser des Blogs vom Finanzwesir leider wenig neues, sondern eher eine Zusammenfassung der B ...more
Jan 07, 2017
Jan 06, 2017
 
Unshakeable
4.11
really liked it
Nicely lays out the basics once again. Nothing new or very innovative but a well rounded work. I guess when you pick up a book that essentially sings ...more
Oct 27, 2017
Oct 23, 2017
 
BlackRock: Eine heimliche Weltmacht greift nach unserem Geld
3.50
it was ok
Komplette Schwarzmalerei. Das Buch ist extrem einseitig. Viele der aufgeführten Tatsachen sind zwar sicherlich korrekt dargestellt, es fehlt allerding ...more
Jan 07, 2017
Dec 29, 2016
 
Superforecasting: The Art and Science of Prediction
4.09
really liked it
I liked the general idea of Tetlock's reasearch as well as the results he presented. It is astonishing and shocking that there is in fact no measureme ...more
Dec 17, 2017
Nov 23, 2016
 
Oathbringer (The Stormlight Archive, #3)
4.58
really liked it
Probably the longest book I ever read. Easily so if you add the sort of required prequel #2.5 of the series (I believe they combine for a total of aro ...more
Jan 14, 2018
Dec 17, 2017
 
Eat and Run: My Unlikely Journey to Ultramarathon Greatness
4.00
it was ok
I don't know... this somehow rubbed me the wrong way. The way the friendship and motivational relationship between Scott and Dusty seems to work is un ...more
Aug 06, 2020
Jul 10, 2020
 
Edgedancer (The Stormlight Archive, #2.5)
4.28
it was amazing
I literally burned through this to get to Oathbringer, waiting on my desk to be devoured next. Nice appetizer! I really like Lift as a character, she ...more
Dec 19, 2017
Dec 17, 2017
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