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READING LIST

The following list may be of interest to candidates taking courses and examinations in the
Software Testing Certificates.

Software Testing: An ISEB Foundation


Brian Hambling (ed), Peter Morgan, Angelina Samaroo, Geoff Thompson and Peter Williams.
BCS, 2006
ISBN 9781902505794

In each of the five categories, the most recent books are shown first.

General Testing Books

The Testing Practitioner


Erik van Veenendaal
UTN Publishers, 2002
ISBN 9789072194657

Risk-based e-business Testing


Paul Gerrard and Neil Thompson
Artech House, 2002
ISBN 1580533140

Introducing Software Testing: A Practical Guide for Getting Started


Louise Tamres, Simon Mills
Pearson Education / Addison Wesley, 2002
ISBN 0201719746 or 9780201719741

Lessons Learned in Software Testing: A Context Driven Approach


Cem Kaner, James Bach and Bret Pettichord
John Wiley & Sons inc, 2002
ISBN 0471081124

Software Testing: A Guide to the TMap Approach


Martin Pol, Ruud Teunissen and Erik Van Veenendaal
Addison Wesley, 2002
ISBN 0201745712 or 9780201745719

Systematic Software Testing


Rick D. Craig and Stefan P. Jaskiel
Artech House, 2002
ISBN 1580535089

Software Testing
Ron Patton
Sams Publishing, 2001
ISBN 0672319837

Testing IT: An Off-the-Shelf Testing Process


John Watkins
Cambridge University Press, 2001
ISBN 052179546X
Effective Methods for Software Testing
William E. Perry
John Wiley & Sons inc, 2000
ISBN 047135418X 2nd Edition; 9780764598371 3rd Edition)

Testing Object-Oriented Systems: Models, Patterns and Tools


Robert V. Binder
Addison Wesley, 1999
ISBN 0201809389

Surviving the Top Ten Challenges of Software Testing: A People Oriented Approach
William E. Perry and Randall W. Rice
Dorset House Publishing Co Inc, 1997
ISBN 0932633382

Software Testing in the Real World: Improving the process


Edward Kit, Margaret Macknelley
Addison Wesley, 1995
ISBN 0201877562

The Craft of Software Testing


Brian Marick
Prentice-Hall, 1995
ISBN 0131774115

Black Box Testing: Techniques for Functional Testing of Software and Systems
Boris Beizer
John Wiley & Sons Inc, 1995
ISBN 0471120944

Software Testing: a craftsman's approach


Paul Jorgensen
CRC Press, 2002
ISBN 0849308097

Testing Computer Software


Cem Kaner, Jack Falk and Hung Quoc Nguyen
John Wiley & Sons Inc, 1999
ISBN 0471358460

The Complete Guide to Software Testing


William Hetzel
Tarquin Publications, 1992
ISBN 9780894352423

The Art of Software Testing


Glenford Myers, Covey Sandler, Tom Badgett, Todd M Thomas
John Wiley & Sons Inc, 2004
ISBN 0471469122

Web Testing Books

Software Quality and Software Testing in Internet Times


Dirk Meyerhoff (ed.)
Springer Verlag, 2002
ISBN 3540426329
The Web Testing Handbook
ASteven Splaine and Stefan P. Jaskiel
STQE Publishing, 2001
ISBN 0970436300

Testing Applications on the Web: Test Planning for Mobile & Internet-Based Systems
Hung Quoc Nguyen, Robert Johnson, Michael Hackett
John Wiley & Sons Inc, 2003
ISBN 0471201006

Test Management Books

Managing the Testing Process


Rex Black
John Wiley & Sons Inc, 2002
ISBN 0471223980

Test Process Improvement: A step-by-step Guide to Structured Testing


Tim Koomen and Martin Pol
Addison Wesley, 1999
ISBN 9780201596243

Structured Testing of Information Systems: an introduction to TMap


Martin Pol and Erik van Veenendaal
Kluwer, 1998

Software Testing Management


T C Royer
Prentice Hall, 1993

Reviews and Inspection

Peer Reviews in Software


Karl Wiegers
Addison Wesley, 2001
ISBN 0201734850

High Quality Low Cost Software Inspections


Ronald A. Radice
Paradoxicon Publishing, 2004
ISBN 0964591316

Software Inspection: An Industry Best Practice


David A Wheeler, Bill Brykczynski and Riginald N. Meeson, Jr.
IEEE Computer Society Press, 1996
ISBN 0818673400

Software Inspection
Tom Gilb, Dorothy Graham & Susannah Finzi
Addison Wesley, 1993
ISBN 0201631814

Handbook of Walkthroughs, Inspections, and Technical Reviews


Daniel P. Freedman and Gerald M. Weinberg
Dorset House Publishing Co Inc (US only), 1991
ISBN 0932633196
Test Automation

Integrated Test Design and Automation: Using the Test Frame Method
Hans Buwalda, Dennis Janssen and Iris Pinkster
Addison Wesley, 2001
ISBN: 0201737256

Software Test Automation: Effective Use of Test Execution Tools


Mark Fewster and Dorothy Graham
Addison Wesley, 1999
ISBN 0201331403

Automated Software Testing: Introduction, Management & Performance


Elfriede Dustin, Jeff Rashaka and John Paul
Addison Wesley, 1999
ISBN 0201432870

Others

Testing Extreme Programming


Lisa Crispin and Tip House
Addison Wesley, 2002
ISBN 0321113551

Test Driven Development


Kent Beck
Addison Wesley, 2002
ISBN 0321146530

J2EE Performance Testing


Peter Zadrozny, Philip Aston
Expert Press, 2002
ISBN 1904284000