Elon Musk  Book Recommendations

 Elon Musk is an avid reader; he has often shared the importance of reading novels and how books have empowered and taught him the most significant life lessons. We have listed some of his books that you can also read for motivation and inspiration. 

"This approach should be taken to heart by all, as it really is the smart move." - Elon Musk

Screw Business As Usual

 "Worth reading. We need to be super careful with AI. Potentially more dangerous than nukes." - Elon Musk


Written by three experts in the field, this book is the only comprehensive book on the subject. - Elon Musk

Deep Learning

All characters – even those based on real people – are entirely fictional..." - Elon Musk

Acts of Love

"Most people don't realize that the origin of the word 'meme' is " The Selfish Gene." - Elon Musk

The Selfish Gene

A counterpoint to communism and useful as such, but should be tempered with kindness." - Elon Musk

Atlas Shrugged

A compelling guide to the challenges and choices in our quest for a great future of life, intelligence and consciousness—on Earth and beyond." - Elon Musk

Life 3.0

"There should be a chapter saying 'if you have a decisive technology advantage, you can actually win with minimal casualties.'" - Elon Musk

On War

Peter Thiel has built multiple breakthrough companies, and [this book] shows how." - Elon Musk

Zero to One

Have recently come to appreciate the awesome, absurdist humor of [this book]." - Elon Musk

Waiting for Godot

"Worth reading [this book]. Same who tried to deny smoking deaths are denying climate change." - Elon Musk

Merchants of Doubt