I have the intention to review every audiobook I listen to. While it may take time to get there, here is a list of audiobooks I do recommend, sorted by category and within category ordered from newly listened to oldest.

Business and Finance

  • Grant Cardone, The 10X rule
  • George S. Clason, The Richest Man in Babylon
  • Robert B. Cialdini, Influence: Science and Practice
  • George Soros, The Soros Lectures at the Central European University
  • Jim Collins, Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap…And Others Don’t
  • Timothy Ferriss, The 4-Hour Workweek: Escape 9-5, Live Anywhere, and Join the New Rich (Expanded and Updated)
  • Robert Hagstrom, The Warren Buffett Way: 3rd Edition
  • Robert T. Kiyosaki, Rich Dad Poor Dad


  • Donald Worster, A Passion for Nature: The Life of John Muir
  • Chrissie Wellington, Lance Armstrong (foreward), A Life Without Limits: A World Champion’s Journey


  • Travis Macy, John Hanc, The Ultra Mindset
  • David Clark, Out There: A Story of Ultra Recovery
  • Reed Albergotti, Vanessa O’Connell, Wheelmen: Lance Armstrong, the Tour de France, and the Greatest Sports Conspiracy Ever
  • Tyler Hamilton, Daniel Coyle, The Secret Race: Inside the Hidden World of the Tour de France: Doping, Cover-ups, and Winning at All Costs
  • Scott Jurek, Steve Friedman, Eat and Run
  • Dean Karnazes, Ultramarathon Man

Science Fiction

  • Dan Simmons, Hyperion
  • Dan Simmons, The Fall of Hyperion
  • Dan Simmons, Endymion
  • Dan Simmons, The Rise of Endymion


  • Apsley Cherry-Garrard, The Worst Journey in the World
  • Jon Krakauer, Into Thin Air
  • Jack London, The Call of the Wild
  • Guy Grieve, Call of the American Wild: A Tenderfoot’s Escape to Alaska
  • Jon Krakauer, Into the Wild
  • Erin McKittrick, A Long Trek Home
  • Bill Walker, Skywalker: Highs and Lows on the Pacific Crest Trail
  • David Miller, AWOL on the Appalachian Trail


  • Paul Johnson, A History of the American People


  • Ayn Rand, Atlas Shrugged

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I am a software engineer by day and outdoors aficionado whenever family life allows. I live in Finland and have roots in Finnish Lapland so arctic outdoors are close to my heart. Special interests include outdoors photography, packrafting, ski trekking and ski expeditions.