I’m always interested in what others are reading, so I keep this space updated with what I’ve recently read myself.

John Adams (McCullough)David McCullough, John Adams (New York: Simon & Schuster, 2002).

Washington (Chernow)Ron Chernow, Washington: A Life (London: Penguin, 2011).

The Shepherd's Life (Rebanks)James Rebanks, The Shepherd’s Life (New York: Flatiron, 2016).

Manhunt (Swanson)James L. Swanson, Manhunt: The 12-Day Chase for Lincoln’s Killer (New York: William Morrow, 2007).

Agape Leadership (Peterson & Strauch)Robert L. Peterson and Alexander Strauch, Agape Leadership: Lessons in Spiritual Leadership from the Life of R.C. Chapman (Littleton, CO: Lewis & Roth, 1991).

The Coaching Habit (Stanier)Michael Bungay Stanier, The Coaching Habit: Say Less, Ask More & Change the Way You Lead Forever (Toronto: Box of Crayons, 2016).

Discipline Equals Freedom Field Manual (Willink)Jocko Willink, Discipline Equals Freedom Field Manual (New York: St. Martin’s, 2017).

The Forgotten Highlander (Urquhart)Alistair Urquhart, The Forgotten Highlander: An Incredible WWII Story of Survival in the Pacific (New York: Skyhorse, 2010).

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War (Junger)Sebastian Junger, War (New York: Twelve Books, 2010).

President's Book of Secrets (Priess)David Priess, The President’s Book of Secrets: The Untold Story of Intelligence Briefings to America’s Presidents (New York: PublicAffairs, 2016).

Nothing to Envy - Ordinary Lives in North Korea (Demick)Barbara Demick, Nothing to Envy: Ordinary Lives in North Korea (New York: Spiegel and Grau, 2009).

Go Set a Watchman (Lee)Harper Lee, Go Set a Watchman (New York: Harper, 2015).

To Kill a Mockingbird (Lee)Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird (original, 1960; reprint, New York: Harper, 2002).

The Power of LessLeo Babauta, The Power of Less: The Fine Art of Limiting Yourself to the Essential… in Business and in Life (New York: Hachette, 2009).

Instant Replay (Kramer)Jerry Kramer and Dick Schaap, Instant Replay: The Green Bay Diary of Jerry Kramer (1967; reprint, New York: Anchor, 2011).

Above the Line (Meyer)Urban Meyer with Wayne Coffey, Above the Line: Lessons in Leadership and Life from a Championship Program (New York: Penguin Books, 2017).

Miracle of Dunkirk by Walter LordWalter Lord, The Miracle of Dunkirk: The True Story of Operation Dynamo (1982; reprint, New York: Open Road Media, 2017).

Navy SEALS - Their Untold Story (Couch)Dick Couch and William Doyle, Navy SEALS: Their Untold Story (New York: William Morrow, 2014).

Benedict Option (Dreher)Rod Dreher, The Benedict Option: A Strategy for Christians in a Post-Christian Nation (New York: Sentinel, 2017).

Tough Things First (Zinn)Ray Zinn, Tough Things First: Leadership Lessons from Silicon Valley’s Longest Serving CEO (New York: McGraw-Hill Education, 2015).

Is God Anti-Gay (Allberry)Sam Allberry, Is God Anti-Gay? (Croydon, UK: Good Book Company, 2013).

When Breath Becomes Air (Kalanithi)Paul Kalanithi, When Breath Becomes Air (New York: Penguin Random House, 2016).

graveyard-book-gaimanNeil Gaiman, The Graveyard Book (New York: HarperCollins, 2010).

theology-of-biblical-counseling-lambertHeath Lambert, A Theology of Biblical Counseling (Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2016).

endurance-shackletons-incredible-voyageAlfred Lansing, Endurance: Shackleton’s Incredible Voyage to the Antarctic (1959; New York: Basic Books, 2015).

ghost-soldiers-sidesHampton Sides, Ghost Soldiers: The Epic Account of World War II’s Greatest Rescue Mission (New York: Anchor, 2002).

the-biblical-counseling-movement-history-and-context-powlisonDavid Powlison, The Biblical Counseling Movement: History and Context (Greensboro, NC: New Growth, 2010).

Competent to Counsel (Adams)Jay E. Adams, Competent to Counsel (Phillipsburg, NJ: Presbyterian and Reformed, 1974).

Speak Like Churchill, Stand Like Lincoln (Humes)James C. Humes, Speak Like Churchill, Stand Like Lincoln: 21 Powerful Secrets of History’s Greatest Speakers (New York: Three Rivers, 2009).

Hellhound on His Trail (Sides)Hampton Sides, Hellhound on His Trail: The Stalking of Martin Luther King, Jr. and the International Manhunt for His Assassin (New York: Anchor, 2010).

The Triple Agent (Warrick)Joby Warrick, The Triple Agent: The al-Qaeda Mole Who Infiltrated the CIA (New York: Anchor, 2012).

You Are What You Love (Smith)James K. A. Smith, You Are What You Love: The Spiritual Power of Habit (Grand Rapids: Brazos, 2016).

The Lost World of Genesis One (Walton)John H. Walton, The Lost World of Genesis One: Ancient Cosmology and the Origins Debate (Downers Grove, IL: IVP Academic, 2009).

The Great War of Our Time (Morell)Michael Morell, The Great War of Our Time: The CIA’s Fight Against Terrorism — From al Qa’ida to ISIS (New York: Hachette Book Group, 2015).

The Biblical Counseling Movement after Adams by LambertHeath Lambert, The Biblical Counseling Movement after Adams (Wheaton, IL: Crossway, 2012).

Side by Side by Edward WelchEdward T. Welch, Side by Side: Walking with Others in Wisdom and Love (Wheaton, IL: Crossway, 2015).

The Pastor and Counseling by Pierre & RejuJeremy Pierre and Deepak Reju, The Pastor and Counseling: The Basics of Shepherding Members in Need (Wheaton, IL: Crossway, 2015).

Black FlagsJoby Warrick, Black Flags: The Rise of ISIS (New York: Doubleday, 2015).

Operation ThunderboltSaul David, Operation Thunderbolt: Flight 139 and the Raid on Entebbe Airport, the Most Audacious Hostage Rescue Mission in History (Boston, MA: Little, Brown and Company, 2015).

The Warrior Ethos (Pressfield)Steven Pressfield, The Warrior Ethos (Black Irish Entertainment, 2011).

The War of Art (Pressfield)Steven Pressfield, The War of Art: Break Through the Blocks and Win Your Inner Creative Battles (Black Irish Entertainment, 2012).

Just Do Something (DeYoung)Kevin DeYoung, Just Do Something: A Liberating Approach to Finding God’s Will (Chicago: Moody, 2009).

The Black CountTom Reiss, The Black Count: Glory, Revolution, Betrayal, and the Real Count of Monte Cristo (New York: Broadway Books, 2013).

All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony DoerrAnthony Doerr, All the Light We Cannot See (New York: Scribner, 2014).

Praying the Bible by Don WhitneyDonald S. Whitney, Praying the Bible (Wheaton, IL: Crossway, 2015).

What Is Biblical Theology?James M. Hamilton, Jr., What Is Biblical Theology? A Guide to the Bible’s Story, Symbolism, and Patterns (Wheaton, IL: Crossway, 2014).

Extreme OwnershipJocko Willink and Leif Babin, Extreme Ownership: How the U.S. Navy SEALs Lead and Win (New York: St. Martin’s, 2015).

Critical Stages of Biblical CounselingJay E. Adams, Critical Stages of Biblical Counseling (Hackettstown, NJ: Timeless Texts, 2002).

Man's Search for MeaningViktor Frankl, Man’s Search for Meaning (1959; reprint, Boston: Beacon, 2006).

Dead WakeErik Larson, Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania (New York: Crown, 2015).

Not the Way It's Supposed to BeCornelius Plantinga, Jr., Not the Way It’s Supposed to Be: A Breviary of Sin (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1995).