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7 self-made billionaires share their favorite books

Longtime friends Warren Buffett and Bill Gates
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The richest, most successful people tend to be avid readers. But what books are they poring over?

CNBC rounded up Bill Gates, Warren Buffett, and five other self-made billionaires' favorites, from business books to novels.

How many of these have you read?

Elon Musk, chief executive officer for Space Exploration Technologies Corp. (SpaceX), speaks during the 67th International Astronautical Congress (IAC) in Guadalajara, Mexico, on Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016.
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Elon Musk, CEO of SpaceX and Tesla

Read more about Musk's favorites.

Warren Buffett
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Warren Buffett, CEO of Berkshire Hathaway

Read more about Buffett's favorites here and here.

Jeff Bezos, chief executive officer of Amazon.com Inc.
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Jeff Bezos, founder and CEO of Amazon

Read more about Bezos' favorites.

Mark Cuban
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Mark Cuban, "Shark Tank" investor and owner of the Dallas Mavericks

Read more about Cuban's favorites.

Bill Gates
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Bill Gates, co-founder of Microsoft

Read more about Gates' favorites of 2016, and his all-time favorites, here and here.

Twitter Chairman and Square CEO Jack Dorsey
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Jack Dorsey, CEO of Twitter and Square

Read more about Dorsey's favorites.

Richard Branson
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Richard Branson, founder of The Virgin Group

Read more about Branson's favorites of 2016.

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