13 Must-Read Business Books That Could Change Your Life

3. The 4-Hour Workweek: Escape 9-5, Live Anywhere, and Join the New Rich by Timothy Ferriss

First published in 2007 and then revised and expanded in 2009, The 4-Hour Work Week created quite a buzz among entrepreneurs and nine-to-fivers alike. The title alone provides enough motivation to dig into this book. After all, who wouldn't want to become rich working only four hours per week? 

If you don't take the title too literally, there are some valuable tips and time management strategies for living more and working less, including eliminating time sucks like e-mail.