Books recommendation of great thinkers, entrepreneurs, pioneers and visionaries.
1) Steve Jobs
Founder of Apple Inc.,though the world draws inspiration from him, Steve himself was inspired from these books. Inventor and visionary Jobs recommend books “Atlas Shrugged” by Ayn Rand and “Moby Dick” by Herman Melville. “1984” by George Orwell, Steve Jobs called this book “one of his favorite” and recommended it to the hires.
2) Elon Musk
The Tesla Motors and SpaceX founder, PayPal co-founder, Internet tycoon shares a list of best science fiction books that inspire him. “Lord of the Rings” series by J. R. R. Tolkien and “The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy” by Douglas Adams are the fiction books he recommend. He is also fond of reading biographies, among them his favorites are “Benjamin Franklin: An American Life” by Walter Isaacson and “Tesla: Inventor of the Electrical Age” by B. Carlson.