Bill Gates’ favorite books of 2016 are the most Bill Gates books ever


You thought your favorite books were dorky*? Wait until you see Bill Gates‘ reading list.

In a blog post on Monday, Microsoft founder and big time book nerd Bill Gates revealed his favorite books of 2016, and well, they are the most Bill Gates selections ever. Which is to say, they are intensely nerdy books that will help you better understand the world.

Seriously. He says that one of his favorite genres of books is “books about mundane stuff that are actually fascinating.”

So it’s no surprise that this year, Gates’ favorite books are deep dives into things we see and experience every day. Selections range the gamut of literary explorations of tennis to explainers of genome science. Read more…

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