Trading for a Living helps you discipline your Mind, shows you the Methods for trading the markets, and shows you how to manage Money in your trading accounts so that no string of losses can kick you out of the game. Its a really good book.
If you could buy only one book on trading, this should be it.
Easily one of the top 3 trading books out there. Despite the fact that it was released in the early 90's, its content preserves its relevance to modern financial markets. It dispels false trading myths and preconceptions, and sets the foundation for strong money management and trading tactics. This book is primarily intended for novice and intermediate traders.
Trading is a slow process that takes time. Unfortunately many try to make a million from a 5K account. This book, a must for a newbie, tells you not to. The great thing is YOU WILL. THATS WHAT TRADING IS ALL ABOUT. Control your mind, slowly develope a method and get an EDGE. Very hard thing to do - and this book takes you through one man`s journey to do the same.
Theere is al ot more to trading and technical analysis than is shown in this book. No matter. If you are new to trading it will show you how trading should be done, at least initially. Then you develope, just like the author has...but you find your own way.