Trading Books To Read

The mental bedrock you need to succeed as a trader.

Recommended by Mike Lamothe.

No other book list focuses on trading mindset. This is the launch pad that will rocket you toward your financial goals.


Trading in the Zone: Master the Market with Confidence, Discipline and a Winning Attitude
Super Trader, Expanded Edition: Make Consistent Profits in Good and Bad Markets
Can’t Hurt Me: Master Your Mind and Defy the Odds
Market Wizards, Updated: Interviews with Top Traders
The New Market Wizards: Conversations with America’s Top Traders

How I Made $2,000,000 in the Stock Market
Reminiscences of a Stock Operator 
How to Make Money in Stocks: A Winning System in Good Times and Bad, Fourth Edition
Stan Weinstein’s Secrets For Profiting in Bull and Bear Markets
Trade Like a Stock Market Wizard: How to Achieve Super Performance in Stocks in Any Market

Think & Trade Like a Champion: The Secrets, Rules & Blunt Truths of a Stock Market Wizard
Momentum Masters: A Roundtable Interview with Super Traders with Minervini, Ryan, Zanger & Ritchie II
Principles: Life and Work
Extreme Ownership: How U.S. Navy SEALs Lead and Win (New Edition)
Trading Beyond the Matrix: The Red Pill for Traders and Investors

Unshakeable: Your Financial Freedom Playbook
Show Me Your Options! The Guide to Complete Confidence for Every Stock and Options Trader Seeking Consistent, Predictable Returns
How to Make Money Selling Stocks Short 
Short-Selling with the O’Neil Disciples: Turn to the Dark Side of Trading (Wiley Trading)
Monster Stocks: How They Set Up, Run Up, Top and Make You Money

New Trader, Rich Trader: How to Make Money in the Stock Market
New Trader Rich Trader: 2nd Edition: Revised and Updated
The Battle for Investment Survival
Trading for a Living: Psychology, Trading Tactics, Money Management
Mindset Secrets for Winning: How to Bring Personal Power to Everything You Do – EXPANDED EDITION – Bonus 80 Pages