8 Best Business Books Coming Out This Week: TheStreet's Picks

NEW YORK (TheStreet) - Get a peek into the mind of one of the most renowned traders in the world -- hedge fund manager and infamous bear, Doug Kass, in his new book.

Doug Kass on the Market: A Life on TheStreet, comes out on Nov. 17. Real Money Pro's Kass shares anecdotes with some of Wall Street's most famous like Berkshire Hathaway's (BRK.A) Warren Buffett, Omega Advisors' Leon Cooperman and, of course, TheStreet's Jim Cramer.

Besides the Kass book, be sure to check out the biography on New Directions founder James Laughlin in "Literchoor Is My Beat": A Life of James Laughlin, Publisher of New Directions, coming out on Nov. 18. And Recasting India: How Entrepreneurship is Revolutionizing the World's Largest Democracy, also being released on Nov. 18, shares stores of the new face of India, the rising middle class, led by entrepreneurs.

The titles were chosen by TheStreet staff from among all the business books coming out this week listed by Barnes & Noble and Amazon. They are both new hardcovers and the first issue of paperback titles. TheStreet has selected the releases with the widest appeal. Click to see last week's books and click through below to see the books you should look out for this week. 

Title: Doug Kass on the Market: A Life on TheStreet

Author: Douglas A. Kass, foreword by James J. Cramer

Publisher: Wiley

Why You Should Read It: One of the most renowned traders in the world, hedge fund manager and infamous short seller, Doug Kass shares his strategies and insights on savvy investing.

Release Date: 11/17/14

Price: $29.95

Title: Good Risks: Discovering the Secrets to ORIX's 50 Years of Success

Author: David W. Russell

Publisher: Wiley

Why You Should Read It: Through a series of one-on-one interviews with ORIX's senior executives, including its chairman, learn how the company went from an unknown Japanese start-up to an unseen global giant.

Release Date: 11/17/14

Price: $35

Title: Staying the Course as a CIO: How to Overcome the Trials and Challenges of IT Leadership

Author: Jonathan Mitchell

Publisher: Wiley

Why You Should Read It: Mitchell offers practical advice for Chief Information Officers, where the pressures of "insurmountable" IT problems often means short tenures for those in the management position.

Release Date: 11/17/14

Price: $50

Title: Good Food, Great Business: How to Take Your Artisan Food Idea from Concept to Marketplace (paperback)

Author: Susie Wyshak

Publisher: Chronicle Books

Why You Should Read It: Do you have an amazing idea for a specialty food business, but don't know how to get started? Whether you're looking to sell online to producing gourmet foods for grocery chains, Wyshak's handbook will tell you everything you need to know about being a food entrepreneur.

Release Date: 11/18/14

Price: $18.95

Title: "Literchoor Is My Beat": A Life of James Laughlin, Publisher of New Directions

Author: Ian S. MacNiven

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Why You Should Read It: A biography about James Laughlin, founder and publisher of New Directions, this inspiring story shares a portrait of the man behind some of the most daring, revolutionary works in verse and prose of the twentieth century.

Release Date: 11/18/14

Price: $37.50

Title: MONEY Master the Game: 7 Simple Steps to Financial Freedom

Author: Tony Robbins

Publisher: Simon & Schuster

Why You Should Read It: Called "super-human" by Oprah Winfrey, Tony Robbins has coached and inspired millions through his live events and published self-help books. In his latest book, Robbins shares how to secure your financial freedom and that of your family, through one-on-one interviews with legendary investors like Carl Icahn, Warren Buffett, Ray Dalio and Steve Forbes.

Release Date: 11/18/14

Price: $28

Title: Recasting India: How Entrepreneurship is Revolutionizing the World's Largest Democracy

Author: Hindol Sengupta

Publisher: Macmillan

Why You Should Read It: Gazalla Amin is a flourishing horticulturist in India, nicknamed the "lavender queen." Sunil Zode stole the first shoes he ever wore but now drives a Mercedes thanks to his thriving pesticide business in the country. These entrepreneurs are the new face of India and part of a growing "middle India," that Sengupta, senior editor at Fortune India, highlights against the country's massive income inequality and economic problems.

Release Date: 11/18/14

Price: $28

Title: An Asperger Leader's Guide to Entrepreneurship: Setting Up Your Own Business for Leaders with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Author: Rosalind A. Bergemann

Publisher: Jessica Kingsley

Why You Should Read It: Entrepreneurship can be an ideal career option for people with Asperger Syndrome says Bergemann, a successful entrepreneur and business consultant with Aspergers. She shares the unique strengths of those with Aspergers can bring to a new business venture, but also suggests ways to deal with potential stumbling blocks, such as developing working relationships, marketing, managing finances, networking and maintaining a healthy work-life balance.

Release Date: 11/21/14

Price: $29.99

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-Written by Laurie Kulikowski in New York.

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