13 episodes

Jordan Leigh and Matthew English talk about books

T.H.E. Audio Book Club Decypher Media

    • Education
    • 4.3 • 16 Ratings

Jordan Leigh and Matthew English talk about books

    Ch. 10 - The Power Broker (Robert Caro), Divided Highways (Tom Lewis)

    Ch. 10 - The Power Broker (Robert Caro), Divided Highways (Tom Lewis)

    Matt and Jordan break down Robert Caro's Pulitzer Prize winning biography of Robert Moses, the man who built New York.

    • 11 sec
    Ch. 7 - The Fish That Ate the Whale (Rich Cohen), Fordlandia (Greg Grandin)

    Ch. 7 - The Fish That Ate the Whale (Rich Cohen), Fordlandia (Greg Grandin)

    Matt and Jordan talk about the incredible history of bananas, Henry Ford's failed rubber plantation in the middle of the Amazon rainforest, and Samuel Zemurray makes a bid for T.H.E. Audio Book Club hall of fame.

    • 5 sec
    Ch. 5 - Sapiens, Homo Deus, 21 Lessons for the 21st Century (Yuval Noah Harari)

    Ch. 5 - Sapiens, Homo Deus, 21 Lessons for the 21st Century (Yuval Noah Harari)

    Sapiens, Homo Deus, 21 Lessons for the 21st Century

    • 7 sec
    Ch. 4 - The Rum Diary (Hunter S Thompson), The Battle for Paradise (Naomi Klein)

    Ch. 4 - The Rum Diary (Hunter S Thompson), The Battle for Paradise (Naomi Klein)

    The Rum Diary, The Battle for Paradise

    • 2 sec
    Ch. 13 - Billion Dollar Whale (Tom Wright), The Oligarchs (David Hoffman), China's Second Continent (Howard French)

    Ch. 13 - Billion Dollar Whale (Tom Wright), The Oligarchs (David Hoffman), China's Second Continent (Howard French)

    Jho Low makes a bid for T.H.E. Audio Book Club hall of fame

    • 4 sec
    Ch. 12 - Deep Work, So Good They Can't Ignore You (Cal Newport), Remote (DHH, Jason Fried), The 4-Hour Workweek (Timothy Ferriss)

    Ch. 12 - Deep Work, So Good They Can't Ignore You (Cal Newport), Remote (DHH, Jason Fried), The 4-Hour Workweek (Timothy Ferriss)

    Matt and Jordan take a look at some of the most popular books around modern work productivity.

    • 3 sec

Customer Reviews

4.3 out of 5
16 Ratings

16 Ratings

MISS NEW BUDDHA ,

boo

Listened to twenty minutes of yer latest ep and there were just so many incorrect baseless statements about things that are clearly documented and easy to find with cursory research I don’t want to be a jerk but it drove me up the wall and now I’m a podcast commenter boo

Kept listening it got better gewd job boys

I wonder why Pikhal isn’t on amazon a book by a biochemist with explicit instructions to synthesize research chemicals

Now I love you guys

Gonna steal half-way-where 🤫🤙

Rxlin ,

Keep making more.

These podcasts are great. Keep it up.

john_friedrick ,

Awesome, Awesome Podcast

I am an avid podcaster and was recently recommended this podcast, and I am very grateful to have been introduced. Both hosts are funny, incredibly knowledgeable, and so far have spoken on very important and pertinent topics. This podcast has already joined the ranks of my favorites, and I look forward to future episodes. 10/10 would recommend.

Top Podcasts In Education

Dr. Jordan B. Peterson
Lauryn Evarts & Michael Bosstick / Dear Media
Motiversity
Daily Stoic
TED
Rich Roll