Reference books are always useful. In this list some books have been reviewed whilst others are listed as recommended reading.

Anheier, Helmut K and David Winder
Helpful, practical advice when developing philanthropic strategies
Book Review
This book has the perhaps unique distinction of being the target of another book’s critique before it was actually published itself.
Book Review
Money Well Spent is a handbook on strategic philanthropy, aimed at practitioners eager to create impact, rather than those interested in academic debates about the history, philosophy or practice o