These are some of my favorite books. I will add more as they come to mind.

Antifragile – Nicholas Nassim Taleb

The Gospel According to Matthew

Seeing Like a State – James C. Scott

The Dispossessed – Ursula K. LeGuin

The Structure of Scientific Revolutions – Thomas Kuhn

The Kingdom of God is Within You – Leo Tolstoy

The Power Broker – Robert A. Caro

Eumeswil – Ernst Jünger

The Timeless Way of Building – Christopher Alexander

Annals of the Former World – John McPhee