A list of recommended books from The Examination Study Guide and Common Body of Knowledge 
(CBOK) for Certified Software Test Engineer - QAI, Orlando, 2000 1. Beizer, Boris, Software System Testing and Quality Assurance, Van Nostrand
Reinhold, New York, NY, 1984, ISBN #0-442-21306-9. 2. Beizer, Boris, Software Testing Techniques, Van Nostrand Reinhold, New York,
NY, 1982, ISBN #0-442-20672-0. 3. Beizer, Boris, Software Testing Techniques, Second Edition, New York: Van
Nostrand Reinhold Co., 1990. 4. Boehm, Barry, Software Risk Management, New York: IEEE Computer Society, 1990. 5. Bouldin, Barbara, Agents of Change: Managing the Introduction of Automated
Tools, Prentice Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1989, ISBN #0-13-018508-6. 6. Brooks, Frederick P., Jr., The Mythical Man-Month: Essays on Software
Engineering,Addison-Wesley Publishing Co., Reading, MA, 1978, ISBN #0-201-00650-2. 7. Bryan, William L., and Siegel, Software Product Assurance: Techniques for
Reducing Software Risk, S.G., Elsevier Science Pub. Co., New York, NY, 1988, ISBN #O-444-01120-X. 8. Covey, Stephen R., The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People, McGraw-Hill,
New York, NY, 1989, ISBN #0-671-66398-4. 9. Dalziel, Murray M., and Schoonover, Stephen C., Changing Ways: A Practical
Tool for Implementing Change Within Organizations, AMA, New York, NY, 1988, ISBN #0-8144- 5924-2. 10. DeMarco, T. and Lister, T., Peopleware, Productivity Projects and Teams,
Dorset House , Publishing Co., New York, NY, 1987, ISBN #0-932633-05-6. 11. DeMarco, Tom, Controlling Soflware Projects: Management, Measurement, and
Estimation. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-hall, 1986. 12. Fulghum, Robert, Villard Books, All I Really Need to Know I Learned in
Kindergarten, New York, NY, 1990, ISBN #0-394-58894-0. 13. Gause & Weinberg, Exploring Requirements, Dorset House, 1989. 14. Gilb, Tom et al., Software Inspection, Reading, MA: Addison-Wesley Publishing Co., 1993. 15. Glenford J., The Art of Software Testing, Myers, John Wiley & Sons, Inc.,
New York, NY, 1979, ISBN #0-471-04328-1. 16. Grady, Robert and Caswell, Deborah, Software Metrics: Establishing A
Companywide Program, Prentice-Hall, Inc., Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1987, ISBN #0-13-821844-7. 17. Humphrey, Watts S., A Discipline for Software Engineering. Reading, MA:
Addison-Wesley Publishing Co., 1995. 18. Humphrey, Watts S., Managing the Software Process, Addison-Wesley, Reading,
MA, 1990 (reprinted with corrections), ISBN #0-201-18095-2. 19. Ishikawa, Kaoru, Guide to Quality Control -Second Revised Edition, Quality
Resources, White Plains, NY, 1986, ISBN #92-833-1036-5. 20. Ishikawa, Kaoru, What is Total Quality Control, The Japanese Way, Prentice-
Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1985, ISBN #0-13-952433-9; Translated by David
J. Lu, Unipub, Laneham, MD, 1985, #PH1 00-6011, (paper cover). 21. Juran, J.M., Juran on Quality by Design: The New Steps for Planning Quality
Into Goods and Services, Free Press, New York, NY, 1992, ISBN #0-02-916683-7. 22. Juran, J.M. and Gryna, Frank M. Jr., Quality. Control Handbook -Fourth
Edition, McGraw-Hill, New York, NY, 1988, ISBN #0-07-033176-6. 23. Kaner, Polk, and Nguyan, Testing Computer Software, International Thompson
Computer Press, 1993. 24. Kit, Ed, Software Testing in the Real World, Addison-Wesley, 1995. 25. Jones, Capers, Assessment and Control of Software Risks. Englewood Cliffs,
NJ: Yourdon Press Computing Services, 1993. 26. Jones, Capers, Critical Problems in Software Measurement. Car1sbad, CA:
Infosystems management, 1993. 27. Lewis, Robert 0., Independent Verification & Validation: A Life Cycle
Engineering Process for Quality Software, New York: John Wiley & Sons, 1992. 28. Martin, James, An Information Systems Manifesto, Prentice-Hall, Englewood
Cliffs, NJ, 1984, ISBN #0-13-464769-6. 29. Martin, James and McClure, Carma, Structured Techniques: Basis for CASE,
Prentice-Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1988, ISBN #0-13-854936-2. 30. McConnell, Steve, Software Project Survival Guide, Microsoft Press, 1998. 31. Musa, J., Jannino, A., and Kayadina, Okumoto, Software Reliability:
Measurement, Prediction, Application, McGraw-Hill, New York, NY, 1986, ISBN #0-07 -Q44093-X. 32. Musa, John D., Software Reliability: Professional Edition. New York: McGraw-Hill Book Co.,1990. 33. Page-Jones, Meilir, Practical Project Management: Restoring Quality to DP
Projects and Systems, Dorset House Publishing Co., New York, NY, 1985, ISBN #0-932633-00-5. 34. Peters, Tom, Liberation Management: Necessary Disorganization for the
Nanosecond Nineties, Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 1992, ISBN #0-394-55999-1. 35. Perry, William E., Year 2000 Software Testing, Orlando, FL.: John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 1998. 36. Perry, William E., Effective Methods for Software Testing, Wiley- QED
Information Sciences, Inc., John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York, NY, 1995,ISBN #0-471-06097-6. 37. Perry, William E., Quality Assurance for Information Systems: Methods,
Tools, and Techniques, QED Information Sciences, Inc., Wellesley, MA, 1991, ISBN #0-89435-347-0. 38. Rabbitt, John T., and Bergh, Peter A., The ISO 9000 Book -A Global
Competitors Guide to Compliance and Certification, , Quality Resources,
White Plains, NY, 1993, ISBN #0-527- 91721-4. 39. Reynolds, George W., Information Systems for Managers, West Publishing Co.,
St. Paul, MN, 1988, ISBN #0-314-62538-0. 40. Rice, Randall and Perry, William E., Surviving the Top Ten Challenges of
Software Testing, Dorset House, 1997. 41. Rumbaugh, J., Blaha, M., Premer1ani, W., Eddy, F., and Lorensen, W., Object-
oriented Modeling and Design, Tab Books, Blue Ridge Summit, PA,1991, ISBN #0-13-629841-9. 42. Schulmeyer, W. Gordon, and McManus, James, Handbook of Software Quality
Assurance, Van Nostrand Reinhold, New York, NY,1987, ISBN #0-422-28015-7. 43. Schulmeyer, W. Gordon and McManus, James, Total Quality Management for
Software: Second Edition. New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold Co., 1997. 44. Weinberg, Gerald M., Quality Software Management: First-Order Measurement,
Dorset , House Publishing, New York, NY, 1993, ISBN #0-932633-24-2. 45. Yourdon, Edward, Struaured Walkthroughs, Prentice-Hall, Englewood Cliffs,
NJ, 1989,ISBN #0-13-855289-4.

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