My perfect day would involve having no schedule, and kicking back in a comfy cafe with my nose in a book. Below are some of my favourite reads–most of which aren’t directly game-related.


  • The Bonfire of the Vanities by Tom Wolfe
  • A Man in Full by Tom Wolfe
  • Notes From the Underground by Fyodor Dostoevsky
  • The Brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoevsky
  • The Fountainhead by Ayn Rand
  • Atlas Shrugged by Ayn Rand
  • The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde


  • Fooled by Randomness: The Hidden Role of Chance in Life and in the Markets by Nassim Taleb by Nassim Taleb
  • The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable by Nassim Taleb
  • The Bed of Procrustes: Philosophical and Practical Aphorisms by Nassim Taleb
  • Antifragile: Things that Gain from Disorder by Nassim Taleb
  • Skin in the Game: Hidden Asymmetries in Daily Life by Nassim Taleb
  • Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion by Robert B Cialdini PhD
  • The Dibert Principle by Scott Adams
  • The Art of Learning by Josh Waitzkin
  • Thinking, Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman
  • The Evolution of Everything by Matt Ridley
  • Poor Charlie’s Almanac by Charlie Munger
  • The Power of Now by Eckhart Tolle

Bonus: Favourite Series/ Movies

  • Mad Men, AMC
  • The Americans, FX
  • The Talented Mr Ripley
  • Catch Me If You Can
  • Coen Brothers movies