I love to read and encourage others to continuously do so. It’s a great tool for growth and personal development. A few of my favorites are:

The BIBLE – has sold more copies than any other book in history – multiple authors

Logan Stout:

  • Stout Advice: The Secrets to Building Yourself, People, and Teams

John Maxwell Books:

  • Ultimate Leadership
  • Talent Is Never Enough
  • The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership
  • The 17 Indisputable Laws of Teamwork
  • Developing the Leaders Around You
  • Developing the Leader Within You
  • Leadership Gold
  • Mentoring 101
  • Put Your Dream To The Test
  • How Successful People Think
  • 15 Invaluable Laws of Growth
  • Intentional Living
  • Beyond Talent
  • Sometimes You Win, Sometimes You Learn
  • Good Leaders Ask Great Questions

Dale Carnegie:

  • How to Win Friends and Influence People

John Hagee:

  • The Seven Secrets

Harv Eker:

  • Secrets of the Millionaire Mind

Napoleon Hill:

  • Think and Grow Rich
  • The Magic Ladder To Success
  • The Master-Key To Riches

Charles “Chuck” Swindoll:

  • The Mystery of God’s Will
  • The Finishing Touch-Daily Devotional

Stephen Arterburn and Kenny Luck:

  • Every Man, God’s Man

Fred Smith:

  • You and Your Network

Del Harris:

  • On Point

Burg and Mann:

  • The Go Giver

Robert Kiyosaki:

  • Rich Dad Poor Dad
  • Cashflow Quadrant
  • Loopholes of the Rich-Diane Kennedy

Malcolm Gladwell:

  • Outliers
  • The Tipping Point

Tony Dungy:

  • The Mentor Leader

Darren Hardy:

  • The Compound Effect
  • Entrepreneur Roller Coaster

Henry Cloud:

  • 9 Things a Leader Must Do

Andy Stanley:

  • Next Generation Leader

Os Hillman:

  • Upside of Adversity

Victor E. Frankl:

  • Man’s Search For Meaning

Patrick Lencioni:

  • The FIVE Dysfunctions of a Team

John Ortberg:

  • The Me I Want To Be

Jim Collins:

  • Good to Great
  • Great by Choice
  • How The Mighty Fall
  • Built To Last

Ken Blanchard and Mark Miller:

  • The Secret

Alaina Love and Marc Cugnon:

  • The Purpose Linked Organization

Timothy Keller:

  • The REASON for GOD

Steve McVey:

  • Grace Walk


  • Positive Intelligence

Chris Plekenpol:

  • Faith In The Fog Of War

Gary Chapman:

  • The Five Love Languages

Stormie Omartian:

  • The Power of a Praying Husband

Nate Larkin:

  • Samson and the Pirate Monks-Calling Men To Authentic Brotherhood

Bob Beaudine:

  • The Power of Who
  • Two Chairs

Keith Craft

  • The Divine Fingerprint

Kevin Myers:

  • Homerun

John G. Miller

  • QBQ

Michael Hyatt

  • Platform

Marshall Goldsmith

  • Triggers

Jim Collins

  • How the Mighty Fall

Bob Burg & John David Mann

  • The Go-Giver

Ken Blanchard

  • The Secret

John Gordon

  • Training Camp
  • Soup
  • The Energy Bus
  • The Carpenter