GOTO Book Club

The GOTO Book Club series brings in the experts and authors to interview each other, focusing on newly released and classic dev books. There’s no better way to discover must-read books than by talking directly to the experts who wrote them.

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Discover the technologies or solutions that you were not aware of through the key takeaways from the most recent and important books from software development. Get one newsletter per month with a quick overview of four hand picked books, written by domain authorities.

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Our Books


Erik Schön

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Chaos Engineering: System Resiliency in Practice 1st Edition

Casey Rosenthal

Nora Jones

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Graph Databases: New Opportunities for Connected Data 2nd Edition

Jim Webber

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Monolith to Microservices: Evolutionary Patterns to Transform Your Monolith 1st Edition

Sam Newman

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Our Authors

Dave Farley

Author of the best-selling books “Continuous Delivery” and “Modern Software Engineering” and over 6 million views on his YouTube channel.

Dave Thomas

Author of The Pragmatic Programmer

Roy Osherove

Author of "The Art Of Unit Testing" and "Elastic Leadership: Growing Self-Organizing Teams"

Venkat Subramaniam

Award-winning author, founder of Agile Developer, Inc.

Richard Feldman

Functional programming language expert & author of “Elm in Action”

Mark Richards

Viktor Gamov

Mike Amundsen

The ultimate API expert. #api

Brian Rinaldi

Nathen Harvey

Developer Advocate at Google Cloud

Irakli Nadareishvili

Core Innovation at Capital One

Ken Kousen

Author of "Help Your Boss Help You" & President at Kousen IT

Vaughn Vernon

DDD Expert Consultant & Trainer

Titus Winters

Raymond Camden

Johan Vos

Java Champion, Gluon co-founder, everything from Java on embedded/mobile to Java in the Cloud, and Java in science

Markus Eisele

Saleem Siddiqui

Author of "Learning Test-Driven Development" & Principal Architect at SPR

George Miranda

Guy Harrison

Aaron Rinehart

Co-Founder & Strategic Advisor at Verica.

Ben Darnell

Co-Founder & CTO of Cockroach Labs

Holden Karau

Open Source Engineer at Netflix

Henning Schwentner

Coder, Coach, Consultant at WPS

Eberhard Wolff

Prolific author of "Microservices: Flexible Software Architecture". Working for 15+ years as an architect & consultant

Simon Brown

Creator of the famous C4 model, author

Eoin Woods

Security genius and brilliant speaker. Don’t miss this one. #security

Nora Jones

Co-founder and CEO at Jeli; Chaos Engineering pioneer

Liz Fong-Jones

Field CTO, Honeycomb.io

Michael Nygard

Innovative Technology Leader at Cognitect

Phil Winder

CEO of Winder.AI, author of Reinforcement Learning

Mark Heckler

Pivotal Principal Technologist & Developer Advocate, conference speaker, published author, & Java Champion

Lee Atchison

Hanna Prinz

Consultant at InnoQ

Dave Farley

Author of the best-selling books “Continuous Delivery” and “Modern Software Engineering” and over 6 million views on his YouTube channel.

Bernd Rücker

Co-founder & chief technologist at Camunda

Stefan Hofer

Requirements & DDD Expert at WPS

Erik Schön

Author of The Art of Strategy

Robert C. Martin (Uncle Bob)

Author of "Clean Code" & "The Clean Coder", Co-author of the Agile Manifesto

Mike Amundsen

The ultimate API expert. #api

Kelly Shortridge

Senior Principal, Product Technology at Fastly

Brendan Burns

Co-founder of Kubernetes & Distinguished Engineer at Microsoft

Mike Zazon

Senior Cloud Architect at AWS & Co-Author of AWS Cookbook

Naomi Ceder

Chair of Python Software Foundation

Sam Newman

THE microservices expert. Author of best-selling books "Building Microservices" and "Monolith to Microservice"

Liz Rice

VP of open source engineering at Aqua Security

Steve McConnell

Luca Mezzalira

Author of "Building Micro-Frontends" and Principal Solutions Architect at AWS

Trisha Gee

Developer Advocate & Java Champion

Saša Jurić

The ultimate beacon in the Elixir space; author of one of the most important books, "Elixir in action" #elixir #erlang

Neal Ford

Adam Tornhill

Founder and CTO at CodeScene Programmer, psychologist, Lisp hacker, speaker and author of several books including "Your Code as a Crime Scene"

Simon Singh

Physicist, journalist and best-selling author with the first book about mathematics to become a No.1 bestseller in the UK

James Higginbotham

Author of "Principles of Web API Design"

Casey Rosenthal

Deprecating Simplicity and the Rise of CV

Andy Hunt

Author of The Pragmatic Programmer

Emily Freeman

Head of DevOps Product Marketing, Head of Community Engagement at AWS

Zhamak Dehghani

Director of Emerging Technologies at Thoughtworks & Author of "Data Mesh"

Laurentiu Spilcă

Kevlin Henney

Independent consultant, speaker, writer and trainer

Charity Majors

CTO at honeycomb.io

Aditya Bhargava

Author of Grokking Algorithms & Engineering Manager at Etsy

Jim Webber

Fabio Pereira

TEDx speaker and author of the book “Digital Nudge”

Aaron Parecki

Senior security architect at Okta

Aino Vonge Corry

Author of "Retrospectives Antipatterns"

Helen Scott

Developer Advocate at JetBrains

Ronnie Mitra

Co-Author of Continuous API Management

Gregor Hohpe

AWS Enterprise Strategist

Natale Vinto

Trisha Gee

Developer Advocate & Java Champion

John Culkin

Senior Solutions Architect AWS & Co-Author of AWS Cookbook

Timothy McNamara

Senior Software Engineer, Amazon Web Services