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Reading List

This is my reading list of books I want to read and the ones I've read so far on the topics of UX, design, marketing and startups in general. I'd love hear what you're reading!

The list was last updated 1/11/2015

Part I: UX / Interaction design

1. Seductive Interaction Design, Stephen P. Anderson
2. About Face 3  - The Essentials of Interaction design, Alan Cooper / Robert Reimann and Dave Cronin
3. The Design of Everyday Things, Donald A. Norman
4.  Designing For Interaction - Creating Innovative Applications and Devices, Dan Saffer
5. Sketching User Experiences: Getting the Design Right and the Right Design, Bill Buxton
6. Undercover User Experience Design, Cennydd Bowles and James Box
7. Thoughts On Interaction Design, A collection of reflections compiled by Jon Kolko
8. This Is Service Design Thinking, Marc Stickdorn, Jakob Schneider, and numerous collaborators and co-authors
9. Don’t Make Me Think, Steve Krug
10. What Jacob Nielsen has written
11. Designing Interfaces, Jennifer Tidwell
12. Designing Web Navigation, James Kalbach
13. Effective UI, Jonathan Anderson, John McRee, Robb Wilson and the EffectiveUI Team
14. Nudge: Improving Decisions About Health, Wealth and Happiness, Richard H. Thaler and Cass R. Sunsteindel>
15. UX for Lean Startups: Faster, Smarter User Experience Research and Design, Laura Klein
16. Lean UX: Applying Lean Principles to Improve User Experience, Jeff Gothelfdel>
17. The Elements of User Experience: User-Centered Design for the Web and Beyond (2nd Edition), Jesse James Garrett
18. 100 Things Every Designer Needs to Know About People, Susan Weinschenk
19. User Story Mapping, Jeff Patton
20. User Stories Applied, Mike Cohn
21. Microinteractions, Dan Saffer
22. Designing For The Digital Age, Kim Goodwin

Part II: Growth / Marketing / Behavioral Psychology / Business Strategy / Product Management  
1. Purple Cow, Seth Godin
2. Hooked, Nir Eyal
3. Eric Ries - The Lean Startup
4.  The Wisdom Of Crowds, James Surowiecki
5.  Made To Stick, Chip Heath and Dan Heath
6. Wikinomics - How Mass Collaboration Changes Everything, Don Tapscott and Anthony D. Williams
7. Change By Design - How Design Thinking Transforms Organizations And Inspires Innovation, Tim Brown
8. Everything Is Obvious* Once You Know The Answer, Duncan Watts
9. Startup Growth Engines, Sean Ellis and Morgan Brown
10. Growth Hacker Marketing, Ryan Holiday
11. Traction, Gabriel Wirnberg and Justin Mares
12. Crossing The Chasm, Geoffrey A. Moore
13. Tools For Thought: The History And Future Of Mind-Expanding Technology
14. Brand Bible, Debbie Millman
16. Zero To one, Peter Thiel and Blake Masters del>
17. Steve Jobs, Walter Isaacson (well, at least half of it...)
Currently Reading--> 18. Lean Analytics: Use Data to Build a Better Startup Faster, Alistair Croll and Ben Yoskovitz
Currently Reading--> 19. Jony Ive, Leander Kahney