Books

2018

The Sewing Circles of Herat - Christina Lamb

Killing Dragons: The Conquest of the Alps - Fergus Fleming

The Atheist Muslim - Ali A. Rizvi

Sapiens - Yuval Noah Harari

Homo Deus - Yuval Noah Harari

Thomas Jefferson: Author of America - Christopher Hitchens

The Founding Fathers: The Men Who Made America - Encyclopaedia Britannica

Areopagitica - John Milton (more of a pamphlet rather than a book).

Musicophilia: Tales of Music and the Brain - Oliver Sacks

The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat - Oliver Sacks

Enlightenment Now - Steven Pinker (Bill Gates favourite book. My best of 2018)

Half of a Yellow Sun - Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

We should all be Feminists - Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. Booklet based on the TED talk of the same name

Headscarves and Hymens: Why the Middle East Needs a Sexual Revolution - Mona Eltahawy

Spaceman - Mike Massimino

The Spy Who Came in from the Cold - John le Carre

This is Going to Hurt - Adam Kay

The Emporer of all Maladies - Siddhartha Mukherjee

Why We Sleep - Matthew Walker

Greenwich - Charles Jennings

Adventures of a Young Naturalist - David Attenborough

Behave: The Biology of Humans at Our Best and Worst - Robert Sapolsky

The Great Gatsby - F. Scott Fitzgerald