Bill Gates’s Book Recommendations

Last Updated on April 26, 2021

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Bill Gates is an American business magnate, philanthropist, investor, computer programmer, and inventor. Gates is the former CEO and current chairman of Microsoft, the software company he founded with Paul Allen. He is consistently ranked among the world’s wealthiest people and was the wealthiest overall from 1995 to 2009, excluding 2008, when he was ranked third. During his career at Microsoft, Gates held the positions of CEO and chief software architect, and remains the largest individual shareholder, with 6.4 percent of the common stock. Gates has authored and co-authored several books.

Reading is a great way to learn new things and broaden your horizons. It’s also a great way to learn about the world and the people around us. Bill Gates is one of the most successful entrepreneurs in the world. He’s also a philanthropist and an avid reader. Here are some of his favorite books.

Book recommendations:


1.The Choice, by Dr. Edith Eva Eger.

2.Cloud Atlas, by David Mitchell.

3.The Ride of a Lifetime, by Bob Iger. 

4.The Great Influenza, by John M. Barry. 

5.Good Economics for Hard Times, by Abhijit V. Banerjee and Esther Duflo.

6.The Headspace Guide to Meditation and Mindfulness, by Andy Puddicombe. 

7.Moonwalking with Einstein, by Joshua Foer.

8.A Gentleman in Moscow, by Amor Towles.


We hope you enjoyed this list of book recommendations from one of the most successful entrepreneurs in the world, Bill Gates. There are so many great books to be read, and we hope you’ll take the time to read these books and learn from them. Let us know your favorite books in the comments!

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