Mitch Wagner

Mitchell J. Wagner


Books I've Read

The following is a list of all of the books I have finished, grouped by year of completion, from 2012 onwards.


  • The Pleasure of Finding Things Out,
    Richard P. Feynman
  • A Random Walk Down Wall Street, 12th Edition,
    Burton G. Malkiel
  • Equations of Life, S. J. Morden


  • Supercrunchers (Audio), Ian Ayres
  • No Way (Audio), S. J. Morden
  • One Way (Audio), S. J. Morden
  • The Long Walk, Stephen King
  • Ready Player Two, Ernest Cline
  • Arcanum Unbounded: The Cosmere Collection,
    Brandon Sanderson
  • The Next 100 Years (Audio),
    George Friedman
  • China's Great Wall of Debt (Audio),
    Dinny McMahon
  • We the People Are the Problem: How Americans
    Betrayed America (Audio), Peter Magistrale
  • The Fourth Revolution (Audio),
    John Micklethwait and Adrian Wooldridge
  • On China (Audio), Dr. Henry Kissinger
  • Invisible Women (Audio), Caroline Criado-Perez
  • The Cult of the Dead Cow (Audio), Joseph Menn
  • Rhythm of War (Audio), Brandon Sanderson
  • The Bands of Mourning (Audio), Brandon Sanderson
  • Shadows of Self (Audio), Brandon Sanderson


  • The Alloy of Law (Audio), Brandon Sanderson
  • THe Hero of Ages (Audio), Brandon Sanderson
  • the Well of Ascension (Audio), Brandon Sanderson
  • Ready Player One, Ernest Cline
  • Mistborn (Audio), Brandon Sanderson
  • Oathbringer (Audio), Brandon Sanderson
  • Words of Radiance (Audio), Brandon Sanderson
  • The Way of Kings (Audio), Brandon Sanderson
  • 21 Lessons for the 21st Century (Audio),
    Yuval Noah Harari
  • Rich Dad, Poor Dad (Audio), Robert T. Kiyosaki


  • Foundation and Earth, Isaac Asimov
  • Home Deus (Audio), Yuval Noah Harari
  • Sapiens (Audio), Yuval Noah Harari
  • The Professor and the Madman (Audio),
    Simon Winchester
  • Robots and Empire, Isaac Asimov
  • The Shortest History of Europe (Audio), John Hirst
  • Giants of Political Thought: The Wealth of Nations (Audio), George H. Smith
  • World Without Mind: The Existential Threat of Big Tech (Audio), Franklin Foer
  • Giants of Political Thought: The Federalist Papers (Audio), Wendy McElroy and George H. Smith
  • The Emperor's Soul, Brandon Sanderson
  • The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin (Audio), Benjamin Franklin
  • The Power of Habit (Audio), Charles Duhigg
  • Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman (Audio),
    Richard P. Feynman
  • AI Superpowers, Kai-Fu Lee
  • The War on Normal People (Audio), Andrew Yang
  • Animal Farm, George Orwell
  • Brave New World, Aldous Huxley
  • Foundation's Edge, Isaac Asimov
  • Second Foundation, Isaac Asimov
  • Foundation and Empire, Isaac Asimov
  • Whatever Happend to Penny Candy?, Richard J. Maybury
  • Foundation, Isaac Asimov
  • Rocket Billionaires, Tim Fernholz


  • The Martian, Andy Weir
  • Homeland, Cory Doctorow
  • Little Brother, Cory Doctorow
  • The Ultimate Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy,
    Douglas Adams


  • The Moral Arc: How Science Leads Humanity Toward
    Truth, Justice, and Freedom, Michael Shermer
  • The Little Book of Economics: How the Economy
    Works in the Real World, Greg Ip


  • Cybersecurity and Cyberwar: What Everyone
    Needs to Know, Peter W. Singer
  • Creating a New Civilization: The Politics of the
    Third Wave, Alvin and Heidi Toffler
  • The Birth Order Book: Why You Are the Way You Are,
    Dr. Kevin Leman
  • Rock Solider Leadership: How Great Leaders
    Exceed Expectations, Robin Crow
  • Humans of New York: Stories, Brandon Stanton


  • George Washington's Rules of Civility and
    Decent Behavior in Company and Conversation,
    George Washington
  • A Byte of Vim, v0.51 for Vim 7, Swaroop C. H.
  • The Age of Spiritual Machines, Ray Kurzweil
  • How to Win Friends and Influence People,

    Dale Carnegie

  • The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable,
    Patrick Lencioni
  • The Wit and Wisdom of Tyrion Lannister,
    George R. R. Martin
  • A Dance with Dragons, George R. R. Martin


  • Variable Star, Spider Robinson
    (Outline by Robert A. Heinlein)
  • A Feast for Crows, George R. R. Martin
  • A Storm of Swords, George R. R. Martin
  • A Clash of Kings, George R. R. Martin
  • A Game of Thrones, George R. R. Martin


  • Mockingjay, Suzanne Collins
  • Catching Fire, Suzanne Collins
  • The Hunger Games, Suzanne Collins
  • A Darkling Plain, Philip Reeve
  • Infernal Devices, Philip Reeve
  • Predator's Gold, Philip Reeve
  • Mortal Engines, Philip Reeve
  • The Amber Spyglass, Philip Pullman


  • The Subtle Knife, Philip Pullman
  • The Golden Compass, Philip Pullman