Books to Read


I love to read! I’ve enjoyed reading various books over the years that have inspired me or provided practical advice. I would like to share this abbreviated list with you so that you can also get some enjoyment and inspiration from these books. Please do check back on this page regularly as I do update it with new books that I come across.


  • The History of Medicine by Mark Jackson
  • An Edible History of Humanity by Tom Standage


  • Hope in Hell: Inside the World of Doctors Without Borders by Dan Bortolotti


  • Every Patient Tells a Story: Medical Mysteries and the Art of Diagnosis by Lisa Sanders
  • What Doctors Feel: How Emotions Affect the Practice of Medicine by Danielle Ofri
  • How Doctors Think by Jerome Groopman
  • The Checklist Manifesto by Atul Gawande
  • Before the End of the Day: Stories from a Doctor’s Journal by Michael Malus
  • Healthcare and Politics, An Insider’s View on Managing and Sustaining Healthcare in Canada, by David Levine
  • The Ultimate Guide to Choosing a Medical Specialty by Brian Freeman


  • The Irresistible Introvert by Michaela Chung
  • Rapt: Attention and the Focused Life by Winifred Gallagher
  • Gifts of Imperfection by Brene Brown
  • Daring Greatly by Brene Brown
  • Making a Good Brain Great by Daniel G. Amen
  • Getting Things Done by David Allen
  • The Happiness Advantage: The Seven Principles of Positive Psychology that Fuel Success and Performance at Work by Shawn Achor


  • Baby Led Weaning: The Essential Guide to Introducing Solid Foods by Gill Rapley and Tracy Murkett
  • Teach Your Child How to Behave by Brittany Ann
  • Raising Positive Kids in a Negative World by Zig Ziglar

Personal Finance and Investing

  • The Value of Simple: A Practical Guide to Taking the Complexity out of Investing by John Robertson
  • Millionaire Teacher: The Nine Rules of Wealth You Should Have Learned in School by Andrew Hallam


  • A Shepherd Looks at The Good Shepherd and His Sheep by Phillip Keller
  • Walking with Christ in the Details of Life by Patrick Morley
  • The Beautiful Fight, Surrendering to the Transforming Presence of God Every Day of Your Life by Gary Thomas
  • Rediscovering Faith: Understanding the Nature of Kingdom Living by Myles Munroe
  • Putting God First: How to Make God the #1 Priority in Every Area of Your Life by Brittany Ann


  • 28 Stories of Aids in Africa by Stephanie Nolen
  • The Omnivore’s Dilemma by Michael Pollan


4 thoughts on “Books to Read

  1. I need the 3rd edition of this book: The Ultimate Guide to Choosing a Medical Specialty by Brian Freeman. Can you help me with the soft copy?


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