Bill Gates Shares List of His Favorite Books of 2016

December 9, 2016 5:00 am
Bill Gates Favorite Books 2016
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If you have a bibliophile in your family and still need a holiday gift idea, Microsoft founder Bill Gates might have a solution for you. The tech mogul/humanitarian recently posted his favorite books of 2016 list on his Gate Notes blog (a follow-up to his five-book summer reading list). Gates, who averages about a book a week, describes his picks as “an eclectic mix of topics—from tennis to tennis shoes, genomics to great leadership.”

Watch the video below to find out what books made the list, and why he thinks you should read them.

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