The 4-Hour Workweek
By Timothy Ferriss
Ferriss explains how to live more and work less by practicing "selective ignorance."

Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity
By David Allen
Productivity guru Allen prescribes an elaborate system for capturing, organizing, and acting on information.

The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin
By Benjamin Franklin
The grandfather of personal productivity describes his quest for a better life through meticulous planning.