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2018
My Year in Books
5,743
pages read
15
books read
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This is my journey in books for 2018!


On Tyranny by Timothy Snyder
Shortest Book
126
pages
Wizard and Glass by Stephen King
Longest Book
845
pages

Average book length in 2018
382
pages

The Devil in the White City by Erik Larson
Most Popular
1,180,975
people also shelved
Conspiracy by Ryan Holiday
Least Popular
19,416
people also shelved

Dann’s average rating for 2018
4.3
4.3

Bad Blood by John Carreyrou
Highest Rated on Goodreads
4.38 average

Conspiracy by Ryan Holiday

Dann’s first review of the year

really liked it
This is a highly engaging and educational read, with a few fatal flaws that kept me from completely loving the book.

Holiday has learned a lot from his mentor, Robert Greene, and this book feels a lot like 48 Laws of Power. It's the story of Peter Thiel's lawsuit against Gawker, yes, but it's also about the history of conspiracies in general. Using the narrative framework of "conspiracies" brings a lot of extra value to what would otherwise be a s
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DANN’S 2018 BOOKS
Fire and Fury by Michael Wolff
On Tyranny by Timothy Snyder
The Phoenix Project by Gene Kim
it was amazing
The Truth by Neil Strauss
The Devil in the White City by Erik Larson
Conspiracy by Ryan Holiday
Zero to One by Peter Thiel
The Island at the Center of the World by Russell Shorto
The Dead Zone by Stephen King
The Culture Code by Daniel Coyle
Fear by Bob Woodward
Wizard and Glass by Stephen King
it was amazing
Bad Blood by John Carreyrou
Pet Sematary by Stephen King
The Five Dysfunctions of a Team by Patrick Lencioni

The Culture Code by Daniel Coyle

Dann’s last review of the year

really liked it
It follows the generic modern-business-book style (studies and examples told in engaging narrative form, while the book's general thesis is repeated ad nauseam both during these stories and between). However, I found it to be one of the better books in this category. There are some truly interesting insights into the dynamics of successful groups, which I will now never forget given the numerous amounts of ways that this was both explained and il ...more
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