Books to read

On this page I’ll be writing about books I’ve read and recommend and sometimes about books I’ve already bought and going to read in the nearest future. If you’re looking for books with step by step instructions like “click File then click Open”, this is a wrong place to search. In this list you’ll usually find either advanced guides and references or books that expand your mind and change the way you think (about business intelligence, data analytics, data visualization). I’m in Europe, so I’ll be giving links mostly to, but you can find the same books on

Star Schema The Complete Reference

by Christopher Adamson

DAX Patterns: Second Edition

by Marco Russo, Alberto Ferrari

Storytelling with Data: Let’s Practice!

by Cole Nussbaumer Knaflic

The elements of graphing data

by William S. Cleveland

Visualizing Data

by William S. Cleveland

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