Product Management Books

Like all good product managers and designers we are driven by curiosity and learning. Here are our favourite product management books and user experience books that have helped us build products people love. Let us know if you have any suggestions for additions to this list!

Build Better Products

Inspired by Marty Cagan
Product Leadership by Richard Banfield, Martin Eriksson, and Nate Walkingshaw
Sprint by Jake Knapp
User Story Mapping by Jeff Patton
Badass: Making Users Awesome by Kathy Sierra
Product Roadmaps Relaunched by C Todd Lombardo, Bruce McCarthy, Evan Ryan, and Michael Connors
The Lean Product Playbook by Dan Olsen
Design Sprint by Richard Banfield, C Todd Lombardo
Product Management in Practice by Matt LeMay
Hooked by Nir Eyal
Building Products for the Enterprise by Blair Reeves and Benjamin Gaines
Strategize by Roman Pichler
My Product Management Toolkit by Marc Abraham
The Practitioners Guide to Product Management by Jock Busuttil
The Secret Product Manager Handbook by Nils Davis
Don't Make Me Think by Steve Krug
The Design Thinking Playbook
How Designers Think by Bryan Lawson
Talking to Humans by Giff Constable
Value Proposition Design by Alex Osterwalder
Lean vs Agile vs Design Thinking by Jeff Gothelf
Designing Products People Love by Scott Hurff
UX Research by Brad Nunnally and David Farkas
Doorbells, Danger and Dead Batteries by Steve Portigal
Interviewing Users by Steve Portigal
Lean UX by Jeff Gothelf and Josh Seiden
Lean Customer Development: Building Products Your Customers Will Buy
The Entrepreneur's Guide to Customer Development by Brant Cooper and Patrick Vlaskovits
Just Enough Research by Erika Hall
Radical Candor by Kim Scott
Radical Focus: Acieving your most imortant goals with objectives and key results
Org Design for Design Orgs by Peter Merholz and Kristin Skinner
Designing with Data by Rochelle King and Elizabeth F. Churchill
Thinking, Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman
Drive by Daniel Pink
Freakonomics
Predictably Irrational
Start With Why
How to Win Friends and Influence People


Get Inspired

The Design of Everyday Things by Don Norman
The Hard Thing About Hard Things by Ben Horowitz
Envisioning Information by Edward R. Tufte
Pencil me in: A business drawing book for people who can't draw
Creativity, Inc. by Ed Catmull
Shoe Dog by Phil Knight


Build Better Companies

The Lean Startup by Eric Ries
Lean Enterprise by Jez Humble, Joanne Molesky, and Barry O'Reilly
The Lean Entrepreneur by Brant Cooper and Patrick Vlaskovits