David Mytton

My favourite books of 2021

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My favourite books of 2021

In 2021 I read 22 books. I track all the books I read on my reading list. Here are the ones I recommend:

Fiction

  • Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep?, Philip K Dick.
  • Armada, Ernest Cline.
  • The Fat Years, Chan Koochung.
  • One Second After, William R Forstchen.
  • The Ministry for the Future, Kim Stanley Robinson.
  • Atlas Shrugged, Ayn Rand.
  • Ball Lightning, Cixin Liu.
  • Dune, Frank Herbert.
  • The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, Douglas Adams.
  • Fatherland, Robert Harris.
  • Dominion, CJ Sansom.

Non-fiction

  • This Time Is Different, Carmen Reinhart & Kenneth Rogoff.
  • Doom: The Politics of Catastrophe, Niall Ferguson.
  • 1983: The World at the Brink, Taylor Downing.
  • The Hard Thing About Hard Things, Ben Horowitz.
  • Civilization: The West and the Rest, Niall Ferguson.
  • The Lion and the Unicorn: Socialism and the English Genius, George Orwell.