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Sun Tzu
The Art Of War

Popularity Score: 8827

This book was mentioned in 11730 comments, with an average of 8.42 upvotes

Popularity since 2010

Best Comments

22 points
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7th Jul 2017
50 points
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25th Sep 2016
17 points
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10th Aug 2016
1197 points
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30th Apr 2016
18 points
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9th Jan 2016
Stephen King
On Writing: 10th Anniversary Edition: A Memoir of the Craft

Popularity Score: 5400

This book was mentioned in 8005 comments, with an average of 5.83 upvotes

Popularity since 2010

Best Comments

204 points
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27th Sep 2017
77 points
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5th Aug 2017
26 points
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8th Jul 2017
216 points
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3rd Mar 2017
198 points
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8th Jan 2016
7 points
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16th Jan 2012
5 points
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7th Jun 2015
Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: An Inquiry into Values

Popularity Score: 4293

This book was mentioned in 5675 comments, with an average of 3.73 upvotes

Popularity since 2010

Best Comments

214 points
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31st May 2016
117 points
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29th Jan 2010
Viktor E. Frankl
Man's Search for Meaning

Popularity Score: 2868

This book was mentioned in 4044 comments, with an average of 5.98 upvotes

Popularity since 2010

Best Comments

52 points
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16th Jan 2015
755 points
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8th Jan 2017
Benjamin Graham, Jason Zweig
The Intelligent Investor: The Definitive Book on Value Investing. A Book of Practical Counsel (Revised Edition) (Collins Business Essentials)

Popularity Score: 2434

This book was mentioned in 3697 comments, with an average of 4.69 upvotes

Popularity since 2010

Best Comments

15 points
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29th Jun 2017
11 points
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3rd Mar 2017
26 points
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2nd Feb 2016
The Wealth of Nations (Bantam Classics)

Popularity Score: 2385

This book was mentioned in 3257 comments, with an average of 11.54 upvotes

Popularity since 2010

Best Comments

60 points
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17th Jul 2017
30 points
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21st Mar 2017
61 points
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1st Aug 2016
Charles Duhigg
The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business

Popularity Score: 2326

This book was mentioned in 3301 comments, with an average of 5.07 upvotes

Popularity since 2010

Best Comments

29 points
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19th Jul 2017
18 points
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18th May 2017
10 points
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27th Apr 2017
13 points
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3rd Jan 2017
19 points
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9th Jun 2016
Napoleon Hill, Ben Holden-Crowther
Think and Grow Rich

Popularity Score: 1949

This book was mentioned in 2703 comments, with an average of 3.21 upvotes

Popularity since 2010

Best Comments

47 points
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13th Jun 2016
10 points
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14th Feb 2016
15 points
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8th Sep 2015
Thomas J. Stanley, William D. Danko
The Millionaire Next Door: The Surprising Secrets of America's Wealthy

Popularity Score: 1932

This book was mentioned in 2955 comments, with an average of 5.51 upvotes

Popularity since 2010

Best Comments

46 points
·
29th Mar 2017
81 points
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16th Oct 2015
32 points
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16th Oct 2015
350 points
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12th Nov 2012
Robert C. Martin
Clean Code: A Handbook of Agile Software Craftsmanship

Popularity Score: 1764

This book was mentioned in 2751 comments, with an average of 4.18 upvotes

Popularity since 2010

Best Comments

28 points
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9th Aug 2017
17 points
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8th Jun 2017
76 points
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1st Mar 2017
592 points
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23rd Jan 2017
244 points
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14th Dec 2016
35 points
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29th Dec 2016
16 points
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23rd Dec 2016
42 points
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23rd Oct 2016
Bhante Henepola Gunaratana
Mindfulness in Plain English

Popularity Score: 1763

This book was mentioned in 3442 comments, with an average of 2.70 upvotes

Popularity since 2010

Best Comments

10 points
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11th Jul 2015
29 points
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24th Jun 2012
William Strunk Jr., E. B. White
The Elements of Style, Fourth Edition

Popularity Score: 1620

This book was mentioned in 2094 comments, with an average of 3.74 upvotes

Popularity since 2010

Best Comments

7 points
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31st Aug 2017
9 points
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28th Mar 2016
8 points
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11th Mar 2015
Marcus Aurelius
Meditations (Dover Thrift Editions)

Popularity Score: 1500

This book was mentioned in 1894 comments, with an average of 5.50 upvotes

Popularity since 2010

Best Comments

26 points
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27th Jun 2016
14 points
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26th Jan 2016
Predictably Irrational, Revised and Expanded Edition: The Hidden Forces That Shape Our Decisions

Popularity Score: 1456

This book was mentioned in 2125 comments, with an average of 5.41 upvotes

Popularity since 2010

Best Comments

14 points
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12th Jul 2017
29 points
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12th Mar 2017
11 points
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6th Sep 2015
Mark Manson
Models: Attract Women Through  Honesty

Popularity Score: 1453

This book was mentioned in 2383 comments, with an average of 3.23 upvotes

Popularity since 2010

Best Comments

14 points
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15th Jul 2017
22 points
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22nd Jan 2017
8 points
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2nd Jan 2016
15 points
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10th Oct 2015
6 points
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20th Oct 2015
Henry Hazlitt
Economics in One Lesson: The Shortest and Surest Way to Understand Basic Economics

Popularity Score: 1451

This book was mentioned in 2788 comments, with an average of 2.96 upvotes

Popularity since 2010

Best Comments

10 points
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3rd Aug 2015
8 points
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1st Nov 2011
7 points
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9th Jan 2011
Daniel Kahneman
Thinking, Fast and Slow

Popularity Score: 1445

This book was mentioned in 2092 comments, with an average of 7.13 upvotes

Popularity since 2010

Best Comments

56 points
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6th Mar 2017
17 points
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16th Jul 2016
65 points
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5th Aug 2015
85 points
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27th Oct 2015
Steven Pressfield
The War of Art: Break Through the Blocks and Win Your Inner Creative Battles

Popularity Score: 1391

This book was mentioned in 1952 comments, with an average of 3.49 upvotes

Popularity since 2010

Best Comments

43 points
·
9th Jul 2017
553 points
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20th May 2017
12 points
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2nd Dec 2016
26 points
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24th Aug 2015
Aristotle
Nicomachean Ethics

Popularity Score: 1371

This book was mentioned in 2265 comments, with an average of 5.79 upvotes

Popularity since 2010

Best Comments

4 points
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23rd Oct 2016
14 points
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19th May 2016
The Total Money Makeover: Classic Edition: A Proven Plan for Financial Fitness

Popularity Score: 1368

This book was mentioned in 2464 comments, with an average of 3.88 upvotes

Popularity since 2010

Best Comments

19 points
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22nd Aug 2016
36 points
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29th Aug 2015
53 points
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5th Apr 2017
Naomi Klein
The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism

Popularity Score: 1366

This book was mentioned in 2138 comments, with an average of 6.08 upvotes

Popularity since 2010

Best Comments

37 points
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1st Aug 2017
14 points
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4th Jul 2017
13 points
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25th Jan 2017
15 points
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16th Jan 2010
Steve McConnell
Code Complete: A Practical Handbook of Software Construction, Second Edition

Popularity Score: 1251

This book was mentioned in 1889 comments, with an average of 3.45 upvotes

Popularity since 2010

Best Comments

24 points
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28th Jul 2017
12 points
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1st Mar 2017
68 points
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22nd Jun 2015
9 points
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6th Feb 2012
Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain: The Definitive, 4th Edition

Popularity Score: 1147

This book was mentioned in 1719 comments, with an average of 5.62 upvotes

Popularity since 2010

Best Comments

39 points
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18th May 2017
793 points
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29th Mar 2016
28 points
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14th Nov 2015
36 points
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29th Mar 2012
67 points
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25th Sep 2011
Kathy Sierra, Bert Bates
Head First Java, 2nd Edition

Popularity Score: 1120

This book was mentioned in 1740 comments, with an average of 2.54 upvotes

Popularity since 2010

Best Comments

10 points
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19th Feb 2017
24 points
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23rd Oct 2016
13 points
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23rd Dec 2011
Richard P. Feynman, Ralph Leighton
Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman! (Adventures of a Curious Character)

Popularity Score: 1113

This book was mentioned in 1443 comments, with an average of 6.94 upvotes

Popularity since 2010

Best Comments

14 points
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5th Feb 2017
10 points
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8th Nov 2016
31 points
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27th Jul 2015
202 points
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25th Sep 2012
46 points
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15th Sep 2012
Burton G. Malkiel
A Random Walk down Wall Street: The Time-tested Strategy for Successful Investing

Popularity Score: 1074

This book was mentioned in 1910 comments, with an average of 4.85 upvotes

Popularity since 2010

Best Comments

Brian W. Kernighan, Dennis M. Ritchie
C Programming Language, 2nd Edition

Popularity Score: 1028

This book was mentioned in 1536 comments, with an average of 7.22 upvotes

Popularity since 2010

Best Comments

27 points
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30th Jan 2017
57 points
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25th Jan 2010
18 points
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9th May 2010
Joshua Bloch
Effective Java (3rd Edition)

Popularity Score: 982

This book was mentioned in 1478 comments, with an average of 3.82 upvotes

Popularity since 2010

Best Comments

60 points
·
28th Oct 2016
23 points
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16th Feb 2016
Thomas H. Cormen, Charles E. Leiserson, Ronald L. Rivest, Clifford Stein
Introduction to Algorithms, 3rd Edition (MIT Press)

Popularity Score: 980

This book was mentioned in 1283 comments, with an average of 3.52 upvotes

Popularity since 2010

Best Comments

11 points
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11th Aug 2017
19 points
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22nd Jun 2017
13 points
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29th Aug 2015
17 points
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18th Aug 2010
Peter Thiel, Blake Masters
Zero to One: Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future

Popularity Score: 971

This book was mentioned in 1235 comments, with an average of 4.74 upvotes

Popularity since 2010

Best Comments

9 points
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7th Aug 2017
4 points
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27th Apr 2017
25 points
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27th May 2016
17 points
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2nd May 2015
23 points
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25th Sep 2015
How to Win Friends & Influence People

Popularity Score: 971

This book was mentioned in 1181 comments, with an average of 6.55 upvotes

Popularity since 2010

Best Comments

11 points
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2nd Aug 2017
17 points
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13th Dec 2016
98 points
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7th Nov 2016
Milton Friedman
Capitalism and Freedom: Fortieth Anniversary Edition

Popularity Score: 891

This book was mentioned in 1381 comments, with an average of 4.34 upvotes

Popularity since 2010

Best Comments

8 points
·
17th Sep 2017
22 points
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16th Feb 2016
Malcolm X, Alex Haley, Attallah Shabazz
The Autobiography of Malcolm X: As Told to Alex Haley

Popularity Score: 873

This book was mentioned in 1203 comments, with an average of 8.73 upvotes

Popularity since 2010

Best Comments

27 points
·
8th Apr 2016
7 points
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21st Aug 2015
9 points
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2nd Jan 2017
55 points
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5th Apr 2017
Eric Ries
The Lean Startup: How Today's Entrepreneurs Use Continuous Innovation to Create Radically Successful Businesses

Popularity Score: 864

This book was mentioned in 1111 comments, with an average of 3.12 upvotes

Popularity since 2010

Best Comments

24 points
·
19th Jun 2012
10 points
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18th Apr 2012
George S. Clason
The Richest Man in Babylon

Popularity Score: 861

This book was mentioned in 1212 comments, with an average of 2.90 upvotes

Popularity since 2010

Best Comments

20 points
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24th Jun 2017
51 points
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20th Apr 2017
44 points
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8th Oct 2015
16 points
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6th May 2012