Reading books that are written by the best traders is a great way to increase your knowledge and performance.  Why try to re-invent the wheel when someone else has already spent decades learning how to conquer the market?  Here are some of our favorite trading books:
1. How to Make Money in Stocks by William J. O’Neil
2. Trade Like a Stock Market Wizard by Mark Minervini
3. Think & Trade Like a Champion by Mark Minervini
4. Insider Buy Superstocks by Jesse Stine
5. Momentum Masters by Multiple Authors

Here are some other useful resources to help improve your trading:
1. Chartpattern.com by Dan Zanger (World Record Holder for Portfolio Return)
2. Investors.com by Investors Business Daily (Bill O’Neil is the Founder)
3. Marketsmith by Investors Business Daily (The Best Trading Tool in our Opinion)
4. Minervini.com by Mark Minervini (Former US Investing Champion)
5. AAII.com by American Association of Individual Investors