Best Learning Books


“If you hold a cat by the tail you learn things you cannot learn any other way.” –  Mark Twain

This is a list of my favorite and noteworthy books on learning.  I put the bulk of the list in categories to make it easier to explore relevant books and for you to compare with your existing library of learning books.


What’s New in Learning and Education Books

  1. A Taxonomy for Learning, Teaching, and Assessing: A Revision of Bloom’s Taxonomy of Educational Objectives, Abridged Edition , by Lorin W. Anderson
  2. Brain Dancing: Work Smarter, Learn Faster and Manage Information More Effectively , by Patrick T. Magee
  3. Brain Rules: 12 Principles for Surviving and Thriving at Work, Home, and School , by John Medina

Top 5 Learning and Education Books

  1. De Bono’s Thinking Course, Revised Edition , by Edward De Bono
  2. How to Develop a Super Power Memory , by Harry Lorayne
  3. How to Have a Beautiful Mind , by Edward de Bono
  4. Mechanism of Mind , by Edward De Bono
  5. Thinkertoys: A Handbook of Creative-Thinking Techniques (2nd Edition) , by Michael Michalko



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