I love to read! I’ve enjoyed reading various books 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.

Historical

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

Humanitarian

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

Medical

  • 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

Motivational

  • 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

Parenting

  • 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

Spiritual

  • 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

Others

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

3 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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