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Digital Guru Books

Rupin Gupta runs Digital Guru books. He's one of the nicest people you'll ever meet, a real joy to work with, and he works hard to put books on shelves so that you can discover them. With the conference business changing, Digital Guru needs some help.

 
 
cover of Bounce by Matthew Syed

Bounce and Range

I want to talk about two books: Bounce, by Matthew Syed and Range, by David Epstein. I want to talk about them together in part because Range is explicitly framed as a response to Bounce.

 
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Worthwhile Books (Q1 2020)

These are the books I read in the first quarter (and forgot to mention last quarter) that I think are worth your time.

 
 
 
 
 
Cover of my book, Threat Modeling: Designing for Security

55 5 ⭐ Reviews?

Almost 5 years after release, I'm looking for a few more Amazon reviews.

 
 
 
Cover of 'Structures' by J. E. Gordon

Structures, Engineering and Security

J.E. Gordon’s Structures, or Why Things Don’t Fall Down is a fascinating and accessible book. Why don’t things fall down? It turns out this is a simple question with some very deep answers.

 
 
 
 
 
 

Worthwhile Books, Q3

Some of what I've read over the past quarter and want to recommend as worthy of your time.

 
 

Worthwhile Books: Q2 2017

I'm always looking for interesting books to read. These are the books that I enjoyed enough to recommend in Q2.