Recently, we had an article about Warren Buffett books. However, if you want to follow in Warren Buffett's footsteps, you need to read the leading book about Buffett's trading techniques, Trade Like Warren Buffett by James Altucher.
Altucher, who is the founder and president of Stockpickr.com, shows how Buffett is not just a buy-and-hold value investor, as is commonly assumed. Buffett uses numerous trading and investing methods which are discussed in detail. In addition, top traders are interviewed about their techniques and how they are similar to Buffett's.
If you want more than just a biography of Buffett, if you want a book that gives you hands-on techniques, get a hold of Trade Like Warren Buffett.
Other books by Altucher include Trade Like a Hedge Fund: 20 Successful Uncorrelated Strategies & Techniques to Winning Profits and SuperCash: The New Hedge Fund Capitalism