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The Scrum Master's Bookshelf

Philip Scott
 
Agile and Iterative Development: A Manager's Guide
Agile and Iterative Development: A Manager's Guide
"Best first book for introduction to Agile methods."
Agile Software Development with Scrum (Series in Agile Software Development)
Agile Software Development with Scrum (Series in Agile Software Development)
"As a Certified Scrum Master, I am a bit biased towards Scrum as a specific Agile method.  This book is the most in-depth look at Scrum for the truly interested.  (Buy this OR the next.  Not both.)"
Agile Project Management with Scrum (Developer Best Practices)
Agile Project Management with Scrum (Developer Best Practices)
"For the overview and case studies on Scrum, this book is a quick read and fast reference.  Chapters 1 & 2 + Appendix gives you all the rules and practices of Scrum.  Everything in between clarifies."
Agile Estimating and Planning
Agile Estimating and Planning
"Mike Cohn does a great job of filling in some of the gaps in the planning cycle, with specific techniques to plan, estimate and manage scope and schedule."
User Stories Applied: For Agile Software Development
User Stories Applied: For Agile Software Development
"Covers an Agile approach to requirements (User Stories).  Goes nicely with the "Agile Estimating and Planning" book by same author."
Agile Software Development
Agile Software Development
"Foundational science, art, practices and mastery concepts for Agile Software Development teams, managers and the like.  Great coverage of team practices, workspace design and culture formation."
Balancing Agility and Discipline: A Guide for the Perplexed
Balancing Agility and Discipline: A Guide for the Perplexed
"To balance out the Agile Zealotry, this book offers a great way to help the master project manager recognize the best of both worlds."
Lean Software Development: An Agile Toolkit
Lean Software Development: An Agile Toolkit
"For the well rounded Scrum Master, Lean Software Development explores and exposes the core Agile principles and provides one of the most powerful views of how to adapt a process to increasing agility."
The Manager Pool: Patterns for Radical Leadership (Software Patterns Series)
The Manager Pool: Patterns for Radical Leadership (Software Patterns Series)
"While not specifically an Agile Methods book, every Agile leader must work at strong people management and leadership skills.  This is one of the best for software team leadership."
Lessons Learned in Software Testing: A Context-Driven Approach
Lessons Learned in Software Testing: A Context-Driven Approach
"Delivering "working" software early and often requires a deep understanding of testing and software quality.  This book is a fast study and rich with lessons that teams can apply."