What books Abnormal Returns readers purchased in January 2013

ARBookCover What books Abnormal Returns readers purchased in January 2013A monthly post looking at what books Abnormal Returns readers purchased at Amazon in the prior month has become very popular with our readers. A number of the books on the list were the subject of one our Amazon Money and Markets blog posts. A couple of nice reviews pushed our book back to the top of the list this month which was a very pleasant surprise. Below are the books (combined print and Kindle) that our readers purchased for January 2013:

The Top Ten

  1. Abnormal Returns: Winning Strategies from the Frontlines of the Investment Blogosphere by Tadas Viskanta
  2. Skating Where the Puck Was: The Correlation Game in a Flat World  by William J. Bernstein
  3. The Success Equation: Untangling Skill and Luck in Business, Sports, and Investing by Michael J. MauboussinSuccessEquation1 What books Abnormal Returns readers purchased in January 2013
  4. The Physics of Wall Street: A Brief History of Predicting the Unpredictable by James Owen Weatherall
  5. Quantitative Value: A Practitioner’s Guide to Automating Intelligent Investment and Eliminating Behavioral Error by Wesley Gray and Tobias Carlisle
  6. Market Sense and Nonsense: How the Markets Really Work (and How They Don’t) by Jack Schwager
  7. The Ages of the Investor: A Critical Look at Life-Cycle Investing  by William J. Bernstein
  8. The Behavior Gap: Simple Ways to Stop Doing Dumb Things with Money by Carl Richards
  9. Hedge Fund Market Wizards by Jack Schwager
  10. The Missing Risk Premium: Why Low Volatility Investing Works by Eric Falkenstein

The Next Ten

  1. The Signal and the Noise: Why So Many Predictions Fail-but Some Don’t by Nate Silver
  2. Post Modern Investment: Facts and Fallacies of Growing Wealth in a Multi-Asset World by Garry B. Crowder What books Abnormal Returns readers purchased in January 2013
  3. Think Twice: Harnessing the Power of Counterintuition by Michael J. Mauboussin
  4. Way of the Turtle: The Secret Methods that Turned Ordinary People into Legendary Traders by Curtis Faith
  5. Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
  6. Backstage Wall Street: An Insider’s Guide to Knowing Who to Trust, Who to Run From, and How to Maximize Your Investments by Joshua Brown
  7. Pound Foolish: Exposing the Dark Side of the Personal Finance Industry by Helaine Olen
  8. The Art of Doing: How Superachievers Do What They Do and How They Do It So Well by Camille Sweeney
  9. The Icarus Deception: How High Will You Fly? by Seth Godin
  10. The Trend Following Bible: How Professional Traders Compound Wealth and Manage Risk by Andrew Abraham

Thanks again to everyone who purchased a copy of my book or any other book (or item) during the month. Did you find something interesting to read this month? If so, leave a comment to give every one a head’s up.

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