Husam Machlovi Strategy and Design

What I've read

This is by no means an exhaustive list. I started logging which books I’ve read a few years ago. This list is reflective of that.

I have book notes for several of these books. I will add them to this site over time.

In no particular order:

Eastern Spirituality

  • Psychotherapy: East and West
  • The Wisdom of Insecurity
  • The Way of Zen
  • The Book: On the Taboo Against Knowing Who You Are
  • The Power of Now


  • Milk & Honey
  • The Essential Rumi
  • Nejma
  • Salt
  • The Beauty


  • Small Giants
  • The Inevitable: Understanding the 12 Technological Forces That Will Shape Our Future
  • A Four Hour Work Week
  • 22 Immutable Laws of Marketing
  • Business Model Generation
  • The Hard Thing About Hard Things
  • Getting To Yes
  • A Whole New Mind


  • The Tipping Point
  • Man’s Search For Meaning
  • Modern Man in Search of Soul
  • The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat


  • The Effective Executive
  • How To Win Friends & Influence People
  • The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People

Financial Management

  • Money: Master The Game
  • The Richest Man in Babylon
  • Rich Dad, Poor Dad


  • Designing for Emotion
  • Mobile-First Design
  • Designing with Forces
  • Notes on the Synthesis of Form


  • The Writer’s Journey
  • Nobody Wants to Read Your Sh*t: Why That Is And What You Can Do About It


  • As A Man Thinketh
  • Think and Grow Rich
  • Art of Learning
  • Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us
  • Elon Musk: The Quest For a Fantastic Future
  • An Astronaut’s Guide to Living on Earth
  • How to Read A Book
  • The War of Art
  • The Music Lesson
  • Moonwalking with Einstein
  • The Game
  • Mystery Method
  • The Truth
  • How To Measure Anything
  • Metaphors We Live By


  • Musicophile
  • The Music Lesson


  • Flip The Funnel
  • 22 Immutable Laws of Marketing
  • Influence: Psycholoy of Persuasion
  • Blue Ocean Strategy


  • 1984
  • Dune
  • Kite Runner
  • Alchemist
  • Freak
  • Ender’s Game
  • Breakfast of Champions
  • Where the Wild Things Are
  • 2001: Space Odyssey
  • The Hobbit
  • Interpreter of Maladies
  • Diamond Age
  • Fortunately The Milk
  • Animal Farm
  • Graveyard Book
  • Jesus’s Son
  • Shantaram
  • The Time Machine
  • Crime & Punishment
  • Dante’s Inferno

This page was last updated on May 30, 2018.