Best book you read in 2018?

UnixGuyUnixGuy Are we having fun yet?Posts: 3,888Mod Mod
Happy New Year TE! it's almost 2019 (where did 2018 go...)

2018 was a busy year for me, and I managed to read few non-IT books, this was by far my most favourite book:
Maximum Achievement Strategies and Skills that Will Unlock Your Hidden Powers to Succeed by Tracy Brian


It was an overall excellent read, and dare I say, It's been a life changing book for me!


What's been your favourite book in 2018?
Goal: MBA, March 2020

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  • stryder144stryder144 Posts: 1,530Member ■■■■■■■□□□
    Can't Hurt Me by David Goggins.
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    The E-myth revisited, Michael E. Gerber
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  • MeggoMeggo Posts: 175Admin Admin
    • Nonfiction: Writing Without Bullshit by Josh Bernoff (really recommend this for anyone looking to improve their writing)
    • Fiction: Uprooted by Naomi Novik (wizards, witches and magic. Borderline YA fiction, but a fun read)
  • DatabaseHeadDatabaseHead Senior Member Posts: 2,400Member ■■■■■■■■□□
    I'm a very average writer @Meggo I'll take a look at that book.  
  • UnixGuyUnixGuy Are we having fun yet? Posts: 3,888Mod Mod
    @Meggo is the writing book focused on business writing or just general writing? I need to work on my business writing skills. I'm learning little bit of business writing in the MBA but I there's no dedicated course to teach it!
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  • Mike7Mike7 Posts: 1,061Member ■■■■□□□□□□
  • MeggoMeggo Posts: 175Admin Admin
  • UnixGuyUnixGuy Are we having fun yet? Posts: 3,888Mod Mod
    Sweet! I just bought the book @Meggo ; it's like 2$ on kindle!!

    I might just keep adding the (self-development) books that I read here...  It'll be good to see what everyone else recommend :)
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  • DaskeryDaskery Posts: 7Member ■■□□□□□□□□
    The little prince and The Kite Runner.
  • NEODREAMNEODREAM ITS FRIDAY FRIDAY Posts: 124Member ■■■□□□□□□□
    The Alchemist and The Transhumanist Wager
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    Prisoners of Geography - Tim Marshall 

    Great book that talks about the complexities of the world and how physical geography and history still impacts us today, no matter how far technology has come in some places. 
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    The 15 Invaluable Laws of Growth - John Maxwell
    Simply amazing and life changing!!

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  • MalwareMikeMalwareMike Senior Member Posts: 145Member ■■■□□□□□□□
    This thread lead me to Amazon to review some of the books and now I have 7 books in my shopping cart, thanks  :D 
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