1. Steve Jobs by Walter Issacson (2011)
Weeks after Steve Jobs' death, Issacson's book hit shelves, becoming the definitive Jobs biography. Other earlier Jobs biographies include iCon Steve Jobs: The Greatest Second Act in the History of Business and The Second Coming of Steve Jobs.
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Erin Carson is a Staff Reporter for CNET and a former Multimedia Editor for TechRepublic.