If you are entering on this field or even an experienced Software Tester, you just can’t miss those books. They give a great cover for all levels of experience in Software Testing that just can’t be missed.
Here’s the top ten of my favourites Software Testing books. Enjoy it!
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Lessons Learned in Software Testing, Cem Kaner, James Marcus Bach, Bret Pettichord
The world′s leading software testing experts lend you their wisdom and years of experience to help you avoid the most common mistakes in testing software. Each lesson is an assertion related to software testing, followed by an explanation or example that shows you the how, when, and why of the testing lesson.
Agile Testing: A Practical Guide for Testers and Agile Teams, Lisa Crispin, Janet Gregory
Two of the industry’s most experienced agile testing practitioners and consultants, Lisa Crispin and Janet Gregory, have teamed up to bring you the definitive answers to these questions and many others.
Leading Professionals Reveal How They Improve Software, Tim Riley, Adam Goucher
Successful software depends as much on scrupulous testing as it does on solid architecture or elegant code. But testing is not a routine process, it’s a constant exploration of methods and an evolution of good ideas.
Testing Computer Software, Cem Kaner, Jack Falk, Hung Q. Nguyen
Testing Computer Software 2nd (second) Edition by Kaner, Cem, Falk, Jack, Nguyen, Hung Q. published by John Wiley & Sons (1999) Paperback
Reduce Risk and Increase Confidence with Exploratory Testing, Elisabeth Hendrickson
Uncover surprises, risks, and potentially serious bugs with exploratory testing. Rather than designing all tests in advance, explorers design and execute small, rapid experiments, using what they learned from the last little experiment to inform the next.
Perfect Software–And Other Illusions about Testing, Gerald M. Weinberg
Perfect Software: And Other Illusions about Testing by Gerald M. Weinberg published by Dorset House (2008) Paperback
Software Testing: A Craftsman’s Approach, Paul C. Jorgensen
This updated and reorganized fourth edition of Software Testing: A Craftsman’s Approach applies the strong mathematics content of previous editions to a coherent treatment of Model-Based Testing for both code-based (structural) and specification-based (functional) testing.
Specification by Example, Gojko Adzic
Specification by Example is an emerging practice for creating software based on realistic examples, bridging the communication gap between business stakeholders and the dev teams building the software.