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Here are 100 books that are recommend for small business owners and entpreneurs to read.  Can’t find the time, search for summaries on Youtube!  

These books cover a wide range of topics including leadership, marketing, productivity, innovation, personal development, and financial management:

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  1. “The Lean Startup” by Eric Ries
  2. “The E-Myth Revisited” by Michael E. Gerber
  3. “Good to Great” by Jim Collins
  4. “Think and Grow Rich” by Napoleon Hill
  5. “Zero to One” by Peter Thiel
  6. “The $100 Startup” by Chris Guillebeau
  7. “Start with Why” by Simon Sinek
  8. “The 4-Hour Workweek” by Timothy Ferriss
  9. “Rich Dad Poor Dad” by Robert Kiyosaki
  10. “Blue Ocean Strategy” by W. Chan Kim and Renée Mauborgne
  11. “The Art of War” by Sun Tzu
  12. “The Hard Thing About Hard Things” by Ben Horowitz
  13. “Crushing It!” by Gary Vaynerchuk
  14. “The Innovator’s Dilemma” by Clayton Christensen
  15. “How to Win Friends and Influence People” by Dale Carnegie
  16. “Rework” by Jason Fried and David Heinemeier Hansson
  17. “The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People” by Stephen R. Covey
  18. “Delivering Happiness” by Tony Hsieh
  19. “Built to Last” by Jim Collins and Jerry I. Porras
  20. “Dare to Lead” by Brené Brown
  21. “Atomic Habits” by James Clear
  22. “The One Minute Manager” by Ken Blanchard and Spencer Johnson
  23. “The 5 AM Club” by Robin Sharma
  24. “The Tipping Point” by Malcolm Gladwell
  25. “Grit” by Angela Duckworth
  26. “Tools of Titans” by Timothy Ferriss
  27. “Principles” by Ray Dalio
  28. “Drive” by Daniel H. Pink
  29. “Shoe Dog” by Phil Knight
  30. “Contagious” by Jonah Berger
  31. “The Power of Habit” by Charles Duhigg
  32. “Made to Stick” by Chip Heath and Dan Heath
  33. “The Entrepreneur Roller Coaster” by Darren Hardy
  34. “Mindset” by Carol S. Dweck
  35. “The Four Steps to the Epiphany” by Steve Blank
  36. “Purple Cow” by Seth Godin
  37. “Outliers” by Malcolm Gladwell
  38. “The Alchemist” by Paulo Coelho
  39. “The Magic of Thinking Big” by David J. Schwartz
  40. “The Personal MBA” by Josh Kaufman
  41. “Never Split the Difference” by Chris Voss
  42. “The Startup Owner’s Manual” by Steve Blank and Bob Dorf
  43. “Influence” by Robert B. Cialdini
  44. “The War of Art” by Steven Pressfield
  45. “The Lean Entrepreneur” by Brant Cooper and Patrick Vlaskovits
  46. “Business Model Generation” by Alexander Osterwalder and Yves Pigneur
  47. “Essentialism” by Greg McKeown
  48. “Scaling Up” by Verne Harnish
  49. “The Founder’s Dilemmas” by Noam Wasserman
  50. “Disciplined Entrepreneurship” by Bill Aulet
  51. “The Millionaire Fastlane” by MJ DeMarco
  52. “Entrepreneurship” by William D. Bygrave and Andrew Zacharakis
  53. “Unshakeable” by Tony Robbins
  54. “The End of Jobs” by Taylor Pearson
  55. “The Art of the Start” by Guy Kawasaki
  56. “The Obstacle Is the Way” by Ryan Holiday
  57. “The Lean Product Playbook” by Dan Olsen
  58. “Side Hustle” by Chris Guillebeau
  59. “Traction” by Gino Wickman
  60. “The Goal” by Eliyahu M. Goldratt
  61. “Measure What Matters” by John Doerr
  62. “The 10X Rule” by Grant Cardone
  63. “Venture Deals” by Brad Feld and Jason Mendelson
  64. “The Effective Executive” by Peter F. Drucker
  65. “The Ultimate Sales Machine” by Chet Holmes
  66. “The Art of Possibility” by Rosamund Stone Zander and Benjamin Zander
  67. “The Icarus Deception” by Seth Godin
  68. “Building a StoryBrand” by Donald Miller
  69. “The Four Hour Body” by Timothy Ferriss
  70. “Profit First” by Mike Michalowicz
  71. “Radical Candor” by Kim Scott
  72. “Hooked” by Nir Eyal
  73. “The Everything Store” by Brad Stone
  74. “The Lean Mindset” by Mary Poppendieck and Tom Poppendieck
  75. “Founders at Work” by Jessica Livingston
  76. “Jab, Jab, Jab, Right Hook” by Gary Vaynerchuk
  77. “Leaders Eat Last” by Simon Sinek
  78. “Work Rules!” by Laszlo Bock
  79. “Originals” by Adam Grant
  80. “Creativity, Inc.” by Ed Catmull and Amy Wallace
  81. “Multipliers” by Liz Wiseman
  82. “The E-Myth Enterprise” by Michael E. Gerber
  83. “Running Lean” by Ash Maurya
  84. “The Happiness Advantage” by Shawn Achor
  85. “The Art of Non-Conformity” by Chris Guillebeau
  86. “The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari” by Robin Sharma
  87. “The Success Principles” by Jack Canfield
  88. “Sprint” by Jake Knapp
  89. “Platform” by Michael Hyatt
  90. “Lean Analytics” by Alistair Croll and Benjamin Yoskovitz
  91. “High Output Management” by Andrew S. Grove
  92. “The Startup Way” by Eric Ries
  93. “Smarter Faster Better” by Charles Duhigg
  94. “The Barefoot Executive” by Carrie Wilkerson
  95. “The Snowball” by Alice Schroeder
  96. “Competing Against Luck” by Clayton M. Christensen
  97. “Hacking Growth” by Sean Ellis and Morgan Brown
  98. “Rebel Talent” by Francesca Gino
  99. “Creativity” by John Cleese
  100. “Zag” by Marty Neumeier

These books provide a wealth of knowledge and insights that can help entrepreneurs and small business owners navigate the challenges of starting and growing a business. They cover various aspects of business, from practical tips and strategies to motivational stories and theories, making them invaluable resources for anyone in the entrepreneurial space.