20 Books Bill Gates Thinks You Should Read

20 Books Bill Gates Thinks You Should Read

Have you read any of these books? Add the books Bill Gates recommends to your list.

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Every year, Bill Gates releases his summer and winter reading lists of the best books. Entrepreneurs, philanthropists, and book-lovers alike will enjoy his picks. His tastes range from heartbreaking memoirs to creative historical fiction and everything in between. Here are the 20 most recent books Gates recommended on his blog, GatesNotes, that you'll want to add to your reading list now.


01_Upheavalvia amazon.com

Upheaval uses a variety of case studies to explore how societies react during moments of crisis. Although it sounds less than upbeat, Gates says it speaks more favorably to our ability to solve problems. Once you finish this one, check out the 15 best books to read in 2019.

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Nine Pints 

02_Nine-Pintsvia amazon.com

This book is not for the squeamish. Nine Pints, written by a British journalist, goes in-depth on everything you didn't know about blood. The title, "nine pints," refers to the volume of blood in the average adult.

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