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Best Books on Innovation

Paul Sloane "Author of The Innovative Leader and Lateral Thinking Puzzlers"
The list author says: "Some of the best books around on leading innovation."
The Innovator's Dilemma: The Revolutionary Book that Will Change the Way You Do Business (Collins Business Essentials)
The Innovator's Dilemma: The Revolutionary Book that Will Change the Way You Do Business (Collins Business Essentials)
"Christensen shows that companies that listen to their customers and improve service and efficiency are doomed to failure!  He lays out the problem very cogently."
Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Innovation and Entrepreneurship
"The bible for the serious student of innovation.  Dry and heavy at times but Drucker has a wonderful understanding of how business works."
Leading the Revolution
Leading the Revolution
"A powerhouse of ideas.  Well written exposition of how to make innovation happen inside organisations."
The Innovative Leader: How to Inspire Your Team and Drive Creativity
The Innovative Leader: How to Inspire Your Team and Drive Creativity
"Practical tips for leaders to improve innovation."
Funky Business: Talent Makes Capital Dance
Funky Business: Talent Makes Capital Dance
"Great fun as these heretical Swedes debunk conventional management wisdom and advocate a 'funky'approach.  The thinking man's Tom Peters."
Driving Growth Through Innovation
Driving Growth Through Innovation
"Tucker develops useful strategies for innovation and fills this book with practical advice and examples."
Eating the Big Fish: How Challenger Brands Can Compete Against Brand Leaders (Adweek Book S.)
Eating the Big Fish: How Challenger Brands Can Compete Against Brand Leaders (Adweek Book S.)
"How to be a challenger brand and succeed through new approaches.  Academic but very readable and packed with examples."
The Innovator's Solution: Creating and Sustaining Successful Growth
The Innovator's Solution: Creating and Sustaining Successful Growth
"An excellent contribution to the debate on how companies can maintain their innovation edge."
How to Get Ideas
How to Get Ideas
"Probably the best book on idea generation and very easy to read."
The Art of Innovation: Lessons in Creativity from IDEO, America's Leading Design Firm
The Art of Innovation: Lessons in Creativity from IDEO, America's Leading Design Firm
"Fine examples of how to design winning new products from the legendary IDEO."
The Leader's Guide to Lateral Thinking Skills: Unlocking the Creativity and Innovation in You and Your Team
The Leader's Guide to Lateral Thinking Skills: Unlocking the Creativity and Innovation in You and Your Team
"How lateral thinking skills can build your innovation success."
Do Something Different: Proven Marketing Techniques to Transform Your Business (Virgin Business Guides)
Do Something Different: Proven Marketing Techniques to Transform Your Business (Virgin Business Guides)
"Packed with inspiring examples of innovative actions"
Sur/petition: Creating Value Monopolies When Everyone Else is Merely Competing
Sur/petition: Creating Value Monopolies When Everyone Else is Merely Competing
"De Bono has written many good books so it is hard to pick the best for this list but this one is more practical and business related than most.  Good stuff."
Why Didn't I Think of That? Think the Unthinkable and Achieve Creative Greatness
Why Didn't I Think of That? Think the Unthinkable and Achieve Creative Greatness
"An interesting and different perspective written by a judge."
Conceptual Blockbusting: A Guide to Better Ideas
Conceptual Blockbusting: A Guide to Better Ideas
"Super analysis of thinking methods and tools."
99% Inspiration: Tips, Tales, and Techniques for Liberating Your Business Creativity
99% Inspiration: Tips, Tales, and Techniques for Liberating Your Business Creativity
"Good practical advice"