From this list, you can find the best books about cryptocurrency. We have listed various book types for users interested in crypto development, fundamentals, investing, trading, or history of the Bitcoin. Every crypto book is ranked by the community so don’t hesitate to upvote the ones you like already!
The Bitcoin Standard: The Decentralized Alternative to Central Banking
The Bitcoin Standard is a great book for explaining the history and future of money the world’s fraction reserve system eats people’s savings. This book is the most popular book related to cryptocurrency.
Mastering Bitcoin: Programming the Open Blockchain
Mastering Bitcoin is written by famous Andreas M. Antonopoulos and it is about revolution taking the world of finance by storm. This book is a guide to the somewhat complex world of bitcoin, providing the knowledge you need to participate in the internet of money.
The internet of money vol. 2 by Andreas M. Antonopoulos
The internet of money vol. 2 is the sequel to the cult classic and bestseller “the internet of money volume one” written by Andreas M. Antonopoulos. This book can be recommended to anyone who is interested in the world of tomorrow. It is easy to read, enough detail but not too much and it keeps the big picture in focus throughout the whole book.
Cryptoassets by Chris Burniske and Jack Tatar
Cryptoassets by Chris Burniske and Jack Tatar is a book about the rise of BTC and blockchain technology. Cryptoassets gives you tools to learn more about blockchain and different coins and how to enhance your trading skills. It’s focused on investors/traders.
A Beginner’s Guide To Bitcoin by Matthew R. Kratter
A beginner’s guide to bitcoin is a book written by Matthew R. Kratter published in 2021. It’s a good introduction to bitcoin from the perspective of a bitcoin maximalist bad its future ultimate worth. The book also includes a lot of information about how to start investing and how to create a secure financial future using bitcoin.
Mastering Ethereum by Andreas M. Antonopoulos
Mastering Ethereum is a comprehensive introduction to Ethereum. It is meant for programmers but could be read by non-programmers as well.
The Infinite Machine: How an Army of Crypto-hackers Is Building the Next Internet with Ethereum
The infinite Machine is written by Camilla Russo and was published in 2020. The book is about the story of the rise of Ethereum, the second-biggest digital asset after Bitcoin. In short, the book is Ethereum ecosystem bible, for everyone so you don’t need to be technical to read this book.
Ethereum For Dummies
Ethereum for dummies is written by Michael G. Solomon and it offers a starting point for beginners to understand the explanation of the tools and techniques of using Ethereum. With the book, you will understand the fundamentals of Ethereum, build smart contracts, create decentralized applications, and how to examine public and private chains.
Hands-On Smart Contract Development with Solidity and Ethereum: From Fundamentals to Deployment
This book helps you to dive into smart contract development for blockchain. You get a practical guide for experienced engineers and beginners on how to quickly learn the entire process for building smart contracts for Ethereum. You’ll get up to speed with the fundamentals and quickly move into builder mode.
The Blockchain Developer by Elad Elrom
The blockchain developer guides you to become a blockchain developer and how to design, build, publish, test, maintain and secure scalable decentralized projects using Bitcoin, Ethereum, NEO, EOS, and Hyperledger. This book helps you understand blockchain beyond development and you will also learn tips to start your own project.