This is the list of recommended books for the ICP ACC participants to read and enrich their knowledge about different aspects which help them to be a better Leaders. The books are grouped under categories and the categories are ordered in the alphabetical order

# Book Name Author
1 Agile Retrospectives: Making Good Teams Great Ken Schwaber, Diana Larsen, Esther Derby
2 User Stories Applied: For Agile Software Development Mike Cohn
3 Impact Mapping GojkoAdzic
4 Lean UX: Designing Great Products with Agile Teams Jeff Gothelf
5 Agile Competitors and Virtual Organizations: Strategies for Enriching the Customer Steven L. Goldman Roger N Nigel, Kenneth Preiss
6 Agile Software Requirements Dean Leffingwell
7 The Power of Servant Leadership Robert Greenleaf
# Book Name Author
1 Coaching Agile Teams: A Companion for ScrumMasters, Agile Coaches, and Project Managers in Transition Lyssa Adkins
2 Training from the back of the room Sharon L Browman
# Book Name Author
1 Agile Estimating and Planning Mike Cohn
# Book Name Author
1 Toyota Kata: Managing People for Improvement, Adaptiveness and Superior Results Mike Rother
2 Lean Software Development: An Agile Toolkit Tom Poppendieck; Mary Poppendieck
3 The Goal Eliyahu M Goldratt
4 The Principles of Product Development Flow: Second Generation Lean Product Development Donald G Reinertsen
5 The Lean Machine Dantar P. Oosterwal
6 Value Stream Mapping: How to Visualize Work and Align Leadership for Organizational Transformation Karen Martin and Mike Osterling
7 Lean Product and Process Development Allen Ward and DurwardSobek II
8 Toyota Production System: Beyond Large Scale Production TaiichiOhno
9 Management Lessons from TaiichiOhno Takehiko Harada
# Book Name Author
1 Management 3.0
Leading Agile Developers, Developing Agile Leaders
2 Peopleware: Productive Projects and Teams, Third Edition Tom DeMarco; Tim Lister
3 The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable Patrick M. Lencioni
4 Leading Apple With Steve Jobs: Management Lessons From a Controversial Genius Jay Elliot
5 The Steve Jobs Way:iLeadership for a New Generation Jay Elliot; William L. Simon
8 The New Economics: For Industry, Government, Education Edward Deming
9 Out of the Crisis Edward Deming
10 The Essential Deming: Leadership Principles from the Father of Quality Diana Deming Cahill, Joyce Orsini, W.Edwards Deming
11 The New New Product Development Game: Hirotaka Takeuchi and IkujiroNonaka
12 Influence Robert Cialdini
13 The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People R. Stephen Covey
14 Drive: The surprising truth about what motivates us Daniel H Pink
15 Nine Things Successful People Do Differently Heidi Grant Halvorson
16 Built to Last: Successful Habits of Visionary Companies Jim Collins and Jerry I. Porras
17 OUTLIERS Malcolm Gladwell
19 Zero to One Peter Thiel
20 Tribal Leadership Dave Logan, John King and Halee Fischer-Wright
21 How to measure anything:
Finding the value of Intangibles in Business
Douglas Hubbard
22 The Lean Startup Eric Reis
23 The Four Steps to the Epiphany: Successful Strategies for Products That Win Steve Blank
24 The Virgin Way: Everything I Know About Leadership Richard Branson
25 Blue Ocean Strategy: How to Create Uncontested Market Space and Make the Competition Irrelevant Kim
26 The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do, and How to Change Charles Duhigg
27 Death by Meeting : A Leadership Fable . . . About Solving the Most Painful Problem in Business Patrick Lencioni
28 Managing for Happiness: Games, Tools, and Practices to Motivate Any Team JurgenAppelo
29 Creativity Inc Ed Catmull
30 Holacracy: The New Management System for a Rapidly Changing World Brian J. Robertson
31 Leading Change John P Kotter
32 The Machine That Changed the World James P. Womack,‎ Daniel T. Jones,‎ Daniel Roos
33 The Art of Public Speaking Dale Carnegie
34 How to Win Friends and Influence People Dale Carnegie
35 The Soft Edge: Where Great Companies Find Lasting Success Rich Karlgaard
36 The Machine: A Radical Approach to the Design of the Sales Function Justin Roff-Marsh
37 Thriving on Chaos: Handbook for a Management Revolution Tom Peters
38 In Search of Excellence: Lessons from America’s Best-Run Companies Thomas J. Peters,‎ Robert H. Waterman Jr.
39 When Daniel Pink
40 Powerful Patty McCord
41 Great at Work Morten Hansen
42 Rise and Grind Daymond John
43 The Culture Code Daniel Coyle
44 Big Potential Shawn Achor
45 Endure Alex Hutchinson
46 The CEO Next Door Elena Botelho and Kim Powell
47 Hit Refresh: The Quest to Rediscover Microsoft’s Soul and Imagine a Better Future for Everyone SatyaNadella
48 The Tipping Point Malcolm Gladwell
49 Managing for Excellence David L. Bradford and Allan R. Cohen
50 The Effective Executive Peter Drucker
51 The essential Drucker Peter Drucker
52 Slack: Getting Past Burnout, Busywork, and the Myth of Total Efficiency Tom DeMarco
53 The Mythical Man-Month Fred Brooks
54 Good to Great Jim Collins
55 Nonviolent Communication Marshall Rosenberg
56 Infinite Jest David Foster Wallace.
57 The ONE Thing: The Surprisingly Simple Truth Behind Extraordinary Results Gary W. Keller and Jay Papasan
58 What Got You Here Won’t Get You There Marshall Goldsmith
# Book Name Author
1 SAFe® 4.0 Reference Guide: Scaled Agile Framework® for Lean Software and Systems Engineering Dean Leffingwell
# Book Name Author
1 The Professional ScrumMaster’s Handbook StaciaViscardi
2 Agile Software Development with SCRUM Ken Schwaber and Mike Beedle
# Book Name Author
1 Clean Code
A Handbook of Agile Software Craftsmanship
Robert C. Martin
2 Continuous Delivery: Reliable Software Releases through Build, Test, and Deployment Automation, Video Enhanced Edition Jez Humble; David Farley
3 The Phoenix Project Kevin Behr; Gene Kim; George Spafford
4 Implementation Patterns Kent Beck
5 Test Driven Development: By Example Kent Beck
6 Extreme Programming Explained Kent Beck
7 Extreme Programing Explained: Embrace Change, Second Edition Kent Beck
8 The DevOps Hand Book Patrick Debois; Gene Kim; Jez Humble; John Willis

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