1. Myths and Mortals: Family Business Leadership and Succession Planning, by Andrew Keyt

Keyt interviews 25 family business successors on how they removed themselves from the shadow of their parents and set the business on their own path.

2. The Business of Family: How to Stay Rich for Generations, by Linda Davis

In this guide on sustaining family wealth over the generations, Davis offers a blueprint on how family businesses owners can assist in the passage of wealth to subsequent generations.

3. The Family Business: How to Be in Business with People You Love: Without Hating Them, by Janna Hoiberg

Hoiberg provides practical advice and ideas for running a family business and keeping family relationships close and strong. The stress caused by the intermingling of family and business cannot be eliminated, but this book shows how it can be minimized.