Books written by Billionaires

Here is a list I found of some books written by billionaires.


Title Author Company
Sharing the Wealth Alex Spanos A. G. Spanos Companies (investor)
Threshold Resistance: The Extraordinary Career of a Luxury Retailing Pioneer Alfred Taubman (investor)
The Gospel of Wealth Andrew Carnegie United States Steel Corporation
The Little Book of Market Myths: How to Profit Avoiding the Investing Mistakes Everyone Else Makes Ken Fisher
Built from Scratch Bernie Marcus and Arthur Blank Home Depot
Bailout Riches!: How Everyday Investors Can Make a Fortune Buying Bad Loans for Pennies on the Dollar Bill Bartmann CFS2 (consumer debt recovery)
Business @ the Speed of Thought Bill Gates Microsoft
The Road Ahead Bill Gates Microsoft
Making It Big Binod Chaudhary Chaudhary Group (investor)
Good Profit: How Creating Value for Others Built One of the World’s Most Successful Companies Charles G. Koch Koch Industries (chemicals)
The Science of Success Charles G. Koch Koch Industries (chemicals)
Charles Schwab’s Guide To Financial Independence Charles Schwab Schwab
You’re Fifty, Now What? Charles Schwab Schwab
How to be Your Own Stockbroker Charles Schwab Schwab
Reinventing the Market Charles Schwab Schwab
Poor Charlie’s Almanack Charlie Munger Berkshire Hathaway
Run Your Business, Don’t Let It Run You: Learning and Living Professional Management Clay Mathile Iams (pet food)
Dream No Little Dreams Clay Mathile Iams (pet food)
Fooling Some of the People All of the Time David Einhorn Greenlight Capital (hedge fund)
A Passion to Build: a Memoir of David M. Consunji David M. Consunji DMCI Holdings (developer)
How to Lead: Wisdom from the World’s Greatest CEOs, Founders, and Game Changers David M. Rubenstein The Carlyle Group (investor)
The American Story: Conversations with Master Historians David M. Rubenstein The Carlyle Group (investor)
The Art Of the Deal Donald Trump Trump
Think Like A Champion Donald Trump Trump
The America We Deserve Donald Trump Trump
Trump: The Way to the Top: The Best Business Advice I Ever Received Donald Trump Trump
Crippled America: How to Make America Great Again Donald Trump Trump
Midas Touch: Why Some Entrepreneurs Get Rich-And Why Most Don’t Donald Trump & Robert Kiyosaki Trump
Why We Want You to Be Rich: Two Men, One Message Donald Trump & Robert Kiyosaki Trump
Trump 101: The Way to Success Donald Trump (2006) Trump
Trump University Wealth Building 101: Your First 90 Days on the Path to Prosperity Donald Trump (2007) Trump
Trump Never Give Up: How I Turned My Biggest Challenges Into Success Donald Trump (2007) Trump
Think BIG and Kick Ass in Business and Life Donald Trump (2007) Trump
The Art of Being Unreasonable: Lessons in Unconventional Thinking Eli Broad Insurance (investor)
How Google Works and The New Digital Age Eric Schmidt Alphabet
Ernest and Julio: Our Story Ernest and Julio Gallo E & J Gallo Winery
Start Small Finish Big: Fifteen Key Lessons to Start – and Run – Your Own Successful Business Fred Deluca Subway
Soros on Soros George Soros Quantum Fund
From Red Tape To Red Carpet And Then Some Gina Rinehart Hancock Prospecting
Ross Perot: My Life H. Ross Perot Electronic Data Systems
A Business Handbook: Advice I Gave My Son H. Ross Perot Electronic Data Systems
United We Stand: How We Can Take Back Our Country H. Ross Perot Electronic Data Systems
Not for Sale At Any Price: How We Can Save America for Our Children H. Ross Perot Electronic Data Systems
Save Your Job, Save Our Country H. Ross Perot Electronic Data Systems
The Dollar Crisis H. Ross Perot Electronic Data Systems
Intensive Care H. Ross Perot Electronic Data Systems
Ross Perot Speaks Out: Straight Talking Answers to Today’s Tough Questions H. Ross Perot Electronic Data Systems
My Life & the Principles for Success H. Ross Perot Electronic Data Systems
My Life and Work Henry Ford Ford
Today and Tomorrow Henry Ford Ford
The International Jew Henry Ford Ford
Edison As I Know Him Henry Ford Ford
Onward Howard Schultz Starbucks
Pour Your Heart Into It: How Starbucks Built A Company One Cup At a Time Howard Schultz Starbucks
Leading Design: The Ikea Story Ingvar Kamprad IKEA
How To Be Rich J. Paul Getty Getty Oil Company
How to be a Successful Executive J. Paul Getty Getty Oil Company
As I See It: The Autobiography J. Paul Getty Getty Oil Company
My Life and Fortunes, the Autobiography of One of the World’s Wealthiest Men J. Paul Getty Getty Oil Company
The Joys of Collecting J. Paul Getty Getty Oil Company
A History of Great Inventions James Dyson Dyson
Design James Dyson Dyson
Against All Odds: An Autobiography James Dyson Dyson
Scale: Seven Proven Principles to Grow Your Business and Get Your Life Back Jeff Hoffman
The Wanda Way: The Managerial Philosophy and Values of One of China’s Largest Companies Jianlin Wang Dalian Wanda Group (real estate – China)
Netscape Time: The Making of the Billion-Dollar Start-Up That Took On Microsoft Jim Clark Silicon Graphics/Netscape
Jimmy: An Autobiography Jim Pattison Jim Pattison Group (investor)
Random Reminiscences of Men and Events John D. Rockefeller Standary Oil
John D. Rockefeller: The Autobiography of an Oil Titan and Philanthropist John D. Rockefeller Standary Oil
Quotations John D. Rockefeller Standary Oil
Attack and Win in Business John D. Rockefeller Standary Oil
The Colorado Industrial Plan John D. Rockefeller Standary Oil
John D. Rockefeller on Making Money: Advice and Words of Wisdom on Building and Sharing Wealth John D. Rockefeller Standary Oil
Dear Father, Dear Son: Correspondence of John D. Rockefeller and Jr. John D. Rockefeller Standary Oil
Measure What Matters John Doerr Kleiner Perkins (investor)
PAPA: The Story of Papa John’s Pizza John H. Schnatter Papa John’s Pizza
Winners Never Cheat Jon Huntsman Huntsman Plastics
Barefoot to Billionaire: Reflections on a Life’s Work and a Promise to Cure Cancer Jon Huntsman Huntsman Plastics
Powerhouse Principles: The Ultimate Blueprint for Real Estate Success in an Ever-Changing Market Jorge Perez The Related Group (real estate)
How to Smell a Rat: The Five Signs of Financial Fraud Ken Fisher Fisher Investments (advisory)
Plan Your Prosperity: The Only Retirement Guide You’ll Ever Need, Starting Now–Whether You’re 22, 52 or 82 Ken Fisher Fisher Investments (advisory)
Debunkery: Learn It, Do It, and Profit from It — Seeing Through Wall Street’s Money-Killing Myths Ken Fisher Fisher Investments (advisory)
Markets Never Forget (But People Do): How Your Memory Is Costing You Money—and Why This Time Isn’t Different Ken Fisher Fisher Investments (advisory)
The Ten Roads to Riches: The Ways the Wealthy Got There (And How You Can Too!) Ken Fisher Fisher Investments (advisory)
Battle for Investment Survival Ken Fisher Fisher Investments (advisory)
100 Minds That Made the Market Ken Fisher Fisher Investments (advisory)
The Only Three Questions That Count: Investing – Knowing What Others Don’t Ken Fisher Fisher Investments (advisory)
I Love Capitalism!: An American Story Ken Langone (investor)
Whatever the Odds The Incredible Story Behind DLF Kushal Pal Singh DLF Limited (real estate)
Lim Goh Tong: My Life Story Lim Goh Tong (investor)
Lui Che-woo: Creating Value: The Journey of a Self-Made Billionaire: The Authorized Biography Lui Che woo Lui Che-woo (Net worth of $15 Billion according to Forbes)
The Business of Changing the World: Twenty Great Leaders on Strategic Corporate Philanthropy (2006) Marc Benioff Salesforce
Behind the Cloud: The Untold Story of How Went from Idea to Billion-Dollar Company-and Revolutionized an Industry Marc Benioff Salesforce
Trailblazer: The Power of Business as the Greatest Platform for Change Marc Benioff Salesforce
Compassionate Capitalism: How Corporations Can Make Doing Good an Integral Part of Doing Well (2004) Marc Benioff Salesforce
How To Win At The Sport of Business Mark Cuban Mark Cuban Companies
Customers Come First: From One Small Shop to a Worldwide Network of Stores Masatoshi Ito Ito-Yokado (retail)
The Heart Of Doing Business: Memoirs Of An Entrepreneur Masatoshi Ito Ito-Yokado (retail)
Bloomberg Michael Bloomberg Bloomberg
Direct from Dell Michael Dell Dell Computers
Driven from Within Michael Jordan Michael Jordan
For the Love of the Game: My Story Michael Jordan Michael Jordan
I Can’t Accept Not Trying: Michael Jordan on the Pursuit of Excellence Michael Jordan Michael Jordan
I’m Back!: More Rare Air Michael Jordan Michael Jordan
Mochtar Riady: My Life Story Mochtar Riady Lippo Group (investor)
Better India: A Better World Narayana Murthy Infosys
What I Know For Sure Oprah Winfrey The Oprah Winfrey Show
The Education of an American Dreamer: How a Son of Greek Immigrants Learned His Way from a Nebraska Diner to Washington, Wall Street, and Beyond Peter G. Peterson The Blackstone Group (investor)
Finding America’s Voice: A Strategy for Reinvigorating U.S. Public Diplomacy (2010) Peter G. Peterson The Blackstone Group (investor)
Running on Empty: How the Democratic and Republican Parties Are Bankrupting Our Future and What Americans Can Do About It (2005) Peter G. Peterson The Blackstone Group (investor)
Gray Dawn: How the Coming Age Wave Will Transform America–and the World (2000) Peter G. Peterson The Blackstone Group (investor)
Will America Grow up Before it Grows Old: How the Coming Social Security Crisis Threatens You, Your Family and Your Country (1996) Peter G. Peterson The Blackstone Group (investor)
Facing Up: How to Rescue the Economy From Crushing Debt & Restore the American Dream (1993) Peter G. Peterson The Blackstone Group (investor)
Steering Clear Peter G. Peterson The Blackstone Group (investor)
In for a Penny: A Business Adventure Peter Hargreaves Subway
Zero To One Peter Thiel (investor)
Shoe Dog: A Memoir Phil Knight Nike
Out Where the West Begins: Profiles, Visions, and Strategies of Early Western Business Leaders Philip Anschutz (investor)
Out Where the West Begins, Volume 2: Creating and Civilizing the American West Philip Anschutz (investor)
Ralph Lauren Ralph Lauren Ralph Lauren
Principles: Life and Work Ray Dalio Bridgewater
Big Debt Crises Ray Dalio Bridgewater
Grinding it Out Ray Kroc McDonald’s
Red Zone: Cars, Cows, and Coaches Red McCombs Red McCombs Automotive Group
Big Red: Memoirs of a Texas Entrepreneur and Philanthropist Red McCombs Red McCombs Automotive Group
The Startup of You Reid Hoffman LinkedIn
Dave Says Well Done!: The Common Guy’s Guide to Everyday Success Rex David “Dave” Thomas Wendy’s
Simply Rich Rich Devos Amway
Ten Powerful Phrases for Positive People Rich DeVos Amway
Believe! Rich DeVos Amway
Compassionate Capitalism Rich DeVos Amway
Hope From My Heart Rich DeVos Amway
The Virgin Way: Everything I Know About Leadership Richard Branson Virgin
Screw It Let’s Do It: Lessons In Life, Like A Virgin Richard Branson Virgin
Losing My Virginity Richard Branson Virgin
Screw Business As Usual Richard Branson Virgin
Reach for the Skies Richard Branson Virgin
Like a Virgin: Secrets They Won’t Teach You at Business School Richard Branson Virgin
Finding My Virginity Richard Branson Virgin
Business Stripped Bare Richard Branson  Virgin
Zucked: Waking Up to the Facebook Catastrophe Roger McNamee Elevation Partners (investor)
The New Normal: Great Opportunities in a Time of Great Risk Roger McNamee Elevation Partners (investor)
Always Fresh Ronald Joyce Tim Hortons
Peace is Possible: Conversations with Arab and Israeli Leaders from 1988 to the Present S. Daniel Abraham Thompson Medical
Everything is Possible: Life and Business Lessons from a Self-Made Billionaire and the Founder of Slim-Fast S. Daniel Abraham Thompson Medical
Eat More Chikin S. Truett Cathy Chick-fil-A
Wealth: Is It Worth It? S. Truett Cathy Chick-fil-A
How did you do it, Truett? S. Truett Cathy Chick-fil-A
It’s Better to Build Boys than Mend Men S. Truett Cathy Chick-fil-A
It’s Easier to Succeed Than to Fail S. Truett Cathy Chick-fil-A
The Generosity Factor: Discover the Joy of Giving Your Time, Talent, and Treasure S. Truett Cathy Chick-fil-A
Made in America Sam Walton Walmart
Am I Being Too Subtle?: Straight Talk From a Business Rebel Sam Zell Equity Group Investments (investor)
Margin of Safety Seth Klarman Baupost Group (investor)
Get Smarter: Life and Business Lessons Seymour Schulich (mining)
Birth: When the Spiritual and the Material Come Together Shari Arison Arison Investments (investor)
Activate Your Goodness: Transforming the World Through Doing Good Shari Arison Arison Investments (investor)
The Doing Good Model: Activate Your Goodness in Business Shari Arison Arison Investments (investor)
The Link: How Doing Good Connects Us to Ourselves, Each Other…and Everything! Shari Arison Arison Investments (investor)
Lean In For Graduates Sheryl Sandberg Facebook
Lean In: Work, Women and The Will to Lead Sheryl Sandberg Facebook
Lean In for Grads Sheryl Sandberg Facebook
Habit of Labor: Lessons from a Life of Struggle and Success Stef Wertheimer ISCAR (industrial tools)
Man at a Machine Stef Wertheimer ISCAR (industrial tools)
What It Takes: Lessons in the Pursuit of Excellence Stephen A. Schwarzman The Blackstone Group (investor)
The Z Factor: My Journey as the Wrong Man at the Right Time Subhash Chandra Essel Group (media)
A Passion to Win Sumner Redstone CBS/Viacom
The First Billion Is The Hardest T. Boone Pickens BP Capital Management
Boone T. Boone Pickens BP Capital Management
The Business of Happiness Ted Leonsis Monumental Sports & Entertainment (investor)
Call Me Ted Ted Turner CNN
Beat the Crowd: How You Can Out-Invest the Herd Thinking Differently Ken Fisher
Pizza Tiger Thomas Monaghan Domino’s
Billions to Bust and Back: How I Made, Lost and Rebuilt a Fortune Thor Bjorgolfsson Straumur-Burðarás (investor)
Oil of Russia: Past, Present & Future Vagit Alekperov Lukoil
Vertically Integrated Oil Companies of Russia: Formation Methodology and Realization Vagit Alekperov Lukoil
The Essays of Warren Buffett Warren Buffett Berkshire Hathaway
The Entrepreneur: 25 Golden Rules for the Global Business Manager William Heinecke Minor International PCL (investor)
The Responsible Company: What We’ve Learned From Patagonia’s First 40 Years Yvon Chouinard Patagonia
Simple Fly Fishing: Techniques for Tenkara and Rod and Reel Yvon Chouinard Patagonia
180° South: Conquerors of the Useless Yvon Chouinard Patagonia
Climbing Ice Yvon Chouinard Patagonia
Let My People Go Surfing: The Education of a Reluctant Businessman Yvon Chouinard Patagonia