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Warren Buffett’s Book List

We continue our list of famous investor books with recommends by Warren Buffett. In this case, Buffett has written few (or any depending on the count) books but there are many about him and many he recommended. We compiled a list containing all those titles which we found sources for (or which Buffett authored below). If we are missing any please emails us at tips(@)valuewalk.com with a source of the recommendation and name of the book. The links in this article are affiliate links – the purchases are anonymous and it does not cost you a penny but could save you a lot of money from buying expensive hedge funds!!

LAST UPDATED 5/07/18 with a new recommendation from Warren

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The Essays of Warren Buffett: Lessons for Corporate America
Warren Buffett & Lawrence A. Cunningham
google.com
Berkshire Hathaway Letters to ShareholdersWarren Buffett2012google.com
 Enlightenment Now Stepen Pinker 2018 CNBC.com
Recommended Reading Books

The Warren Buffett Shareholder: Stories from inside the Berkshire Hathaway Annual Meeting

 Larry Cunningham 2018 Buffett/Cunningham
The Snowball: Warren Buffett and the Business of LifeAlice Schroeder1995google.com
Buffett: the Making of an American CapitalistRoger Lowenstein2008google.com
tap dancing to workCarol J. Loomis2012google.com
Of Permanent Value: The Story of Warren BuffettAndrew Kilpatrick2000google.com
BuffetologyMary Buffett & David Clark1997google.com
Warren Buffett on Business: Principles from the Sage of OmahaRichard J. Connors & Warren Buffett2009google.com
Security Analysis
Benjamin Graham and David L. Dodd
inc.com
Common Stocks and Uncommon ProfitsPhilip Fisherinc.com
Stress Test: Reflections on Financial CrisesTim Geithner2014inc.com
Jack: Straight from the GutJack Welch2003inc.com
The OutsidersWilliam N. Thorndike2012inc.com
The Clash of the CulturesJohn Bogle2012inc.com
Business Adventures: Twelve Classic Tales From the World of Wall StreetJohn Brooks2014inc.com
Where Are the Customers' YachtsFred Schwed2005inc.com
Essays in PersuasionJohn Maynard Keynes2009inc.com
The Little Book of Common Sense InvestingJack Bogle2007inc.com
Poor Charlie's AlmanackPeter Kaufman2005inc.com
The Most Important Thing IlluminatedHoward Marks2013inc.com
Dream BigCristiane Correa2014inc.com
First a DreamJim Clayton and Bill Retherford2002inc.com
Take on the StreetArthur Levitt2003inc.com
Nuclear TerrorismGraham Allison2005inc.com
How to Win Friends and Influence PeopleDale Carnegie1936
The Wealth of NationsAdam Smith1776
The Intelligent Investor: The Definitive Book on Value Investing. A Book of Practical Counsel (Revised Edition) (Collins Business Essentials)Benjamin Graham & Jason Zweig2006inc.com
The Warren Buffett WayRobert G. Hagstrom1994google.com
Essays In Persuasion John Maynard Keynes2009valuewalk.com
The Theory of Investment Value
John Burr Williams
valuewalk.com
The General Theory of Employment, Interest and MoneyJohn Maynard Keynes2009valuewalk.com
The People v. Clarence Darrow: The Bribery Trial of America's Greatest LawyerGeoffrey Cowan1994valuewalk.com
A Piece of the Action: How the Middle Class Joined the Money Class Joe Nocera1995valuewalk.com
The Money Masters John Train1994valuewalk.com
Paths to Wealth Through Common StocksPhilip Fisher1960valuewalk.com
Science of Hitting Ted Williams & John Underwood1986valuewalk.com
Only the Paranoid Survive: How to Exploit the Crisis Points That Challenge Every Company Andrew S. Grove1999valuewalk.com
The Expanded Quotable EinsteinAlbert Einstein2000valuewalk.com
The Farmer from Merna: A Biography of George J. Mecherle and a History of the State Farm Insurance Companies of Bloomington, IllinoisKarl Schriftgeisser1996valuewalk.com
Common Stocks and Uncommon Profits and Other WritingsPhilip A. Fisher1957valuewalk.com
The Warren Buffett CEO: Secrets from the Berkshire Hathaway ManagersRobert P. Miles2002valuewalk.com
Personal HistoryKatharine Graham1998valuewalk.com
Bull!: A History of the Boom and BustMaggie Mahar2004valuewalk.com
The Smartest Guys in the RoomBethany McLean & Peter Elkind2004valuewalk.com
In an Uncertain World: Tough Choices from Wall Street to WashingtonRobert Rubin & Jacob Weisberg2004valuewalk.com
Sam Walton: Made In AmericaSam Walton1993valuewalk.com
A Short History of Nearly EverythingBill Bryson2003valuewalk.com
F.I.A.S.C.O.: Blood in the Water on Wall Street Frank Partnoy1997valuewalk.com
Travels with Barley: A Journey Through Beer Culture in AmericaKen Wells2004valuewalk.com
Seeking Wisdom: From Darwin to Munger, 3rd EditionPeter Bevelin2004valuewalk.com
Influence: The Psychology of PersuasionRobert B. Cialdini2006valuewalk.com
SupermoneyAdam Smithvaluewalk.com
The Audacity of Hope: Thoughts on Reclaiming the American Dream (Vintage)Barack Obama2008valuewalk.com
Warren Buffett: An Illustrated Biography of the World's Most Successful InvestorAyano Morio2011valuewalk.com
Foods You Will Enjoy - The Story of Buffett's StoreBill Buffett2008valuewalk.com
Pleased But Not SatisfiedDavid Sokol2007valuewalk.com
Benjamin Graham on Value Investing: Lessons from the Dean of Wall StreetJanet Lowe1996valuewalk.com
Do Business with People You Can Trust: Balancing Profits and Principles - Fifth Anniversary EditionL. J. Rittenhouse2007valuewalk.com
John Bogle on Investing: The First 50 YearsPaul Volcker2000valuewalk.com
Common Sense on Mutual Funds: Fully Updated 10th Anniversary EditionJohn C. Bogle2009valuewalk.com
The Real Warren Buffett: Managing Capital, Leading PeopleJames O'Loughlin2004valuewalk.com
Will America Grow up Before it Grows Old: How the Coming Social Security Crisis Threatens You, Your Family, and Your CountryPeter G. Peterson1996valuewalk.com
Father, Son & Co.: My Life at IBM and BeyondThomas J. Watson & Peter Petre2000valuewalk.com
Memos from the ChairmanAlan C. Greenberg1996valuewalk.com
Jack Welch Speaks: Wisdom from the World's Greatest Business LeaderJanet Lowevaluewalk.com
Quality Financial Reporting
Paul B. W. Miller & Paul R. Bahnson
valuewalk.com
Epidemic of Care: A Call for Safer, Better, and More Accountable Health CareGeorge C. Halvorson & George J. Isham MD2003valuewalk.com
Running on Empty: How the Democratic and Republican Parties Are Bankrupting Our Future and What Americans Can Do About ItPeter G. Peterson2005valuewalk.com
The Man Behind the Microchip: Robert Noyce and the Invention of Silicon ValleyLeslie Berlin2005valuewalk.com
Speculative Contagion: An Antidote for Speculative EpidemicsFrank K. Martin2006valuewalk.com