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Best Cigar Books that Should be on Your Bookshelf

Looking for the best Cigar books? Browse our list to find excellent book recommendations on the subject.

1. The Cigar Log Book (2010)

Best Cigar Books that Should be on Your BookshelfThe Cigar Log Book is for beginners as well as aficionados to document their cigar conquests and collect cigar band art all in one location. Check out the blog linked to www.cigarlogbook.com for the latest cigar tasting reviews and other cigar related topics.   The Cigar Log Book contains over 100 cigar log entry pages, a description of cigar anatomy, basic production steps from tobacco seed to cigar and typical cigar sizes and shapes. This book gives you a place to measure your cigar ring gauge and length and even index your cigar entries so you can quickly…
Author(s): Nathan Scott Lester, Tracy Lester, et al.

2. The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Cigars, 2nd Edition: Buying and Smoking Tips to Know Before You Light Up (2007)

Best Cigar Books that Should be on Your BookshelfFrom private parties to hip bars to posh gentlemen’s clubs, cigar smoking has become an eight billion dollar global pastime. But, like wine, a fine cigar requires dedicated study and tasting. Here’s the only comprehensive book on the subject, featuring all the information that novice and veteran cigar aficionados need. –New handy 6 X 9 format –Completely updated with the latest brands, product lines, and accessories –Features web-related cost-cutting tips –Step-by-step instructions for getting the most out of a cigar #313,770 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #768 in Cooking Encyclopedias #326 in Christmas…
Author(s): Tad Gage

3. Cigar City: Tales From a 1980s Creative Ghetto (2019)

Best Cigar Books that Should be on Your BookshelfCigar City: Tales From a 1980s Creative Ghetto, is a collection of linked short stories about the young artists, writers, poets, musicians and actors who inhabited Tampa’s Ybor City in the 1980s. Drawn by urban authenticity and cheap rents, they created a surreal, chaotic arts scene set against the backdrop of the empty cigar factories and shotgun shacks of Tampa’s immigrant past. Ybor drew international artists like James Rosenquist, Jim Dine and dozens more, and mirrored what was happening in New York’s Alphabet City.The stories are fictional but they capture the…
Author(s): Paul Wilborn

4. Cigar Money (2018)

Best Cigar Books that Should be on Your BookshelfDean Hunter, ex-NFL defensive end, ex-police detective, has adapted nicely to his off-the-grid lifestyle as owner of the Sandy Turtle reggae bar in Fernandina Beach, Florida. That is, until his old college flame Marcia appears on the porch of the Turtle. In a drunken slur, Marcia asks Dean to help find Jaime, the guy who stole Marcia from Dean back in their college days. Dean finds himself traveling to Fort Lauderdale and the Dominican Republic in search of Jaime. It seems Dean isn’t the only one looking for Jaime, who may have stolen more than Marcia from Dean. Something the federal…
Author(s): Michael Puterbaugh

5. Cigar City Mafia: A Complete History of the Tampa Underworld (2005)

Best Cigar Books that Should be on Your BookshelfBootleggers, gambling, ringleaders, arsonists, narcotics dealers and gang murders―a variety of characters flourished in the era known as Prohibition, and Tampa, Florida was where they battled for supremacy of the criminal underworld. #88,183 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #1735 in U.S. State & Local History #180 in Organized Crime True Accounts #2380 in Military History (Books) Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product, would you like to ?…
Author(s): Scott M. Deitche

6. Cigar Journal: for the Discerning Aficianado(Deluxe Second Edition) (2014)

Best Cigar Books that Should be on Your BookshelfNew Deluxe 2nd Edition! Better layout, easier to read, easier to use, and a much more attractive cover to show off your good taste! More than just a collection of pages to write down a few notes, this journal provides a complete scoring system and method to score and record two hundred and fifty cigars as well as keep a list of your favorites. No other cigar journal offers this much. #1,254,992 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #340 in Popular Culture Antiques & Collectibles (Books) #233472 in Textbooks Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product, would you like to ?…
Author(s): Scott A Rossell

7. The Cigar Factory: A Novel of Charleston (Story River Books) (2016)

Best Cigar Books that Should be on Your BookshelfWinner of the 2016 David J. Langum, Sr. Prize in American Historical Fiction, Michele Moore’s entrancing debut novel, harkens back to an era when the legendary fishermen of Charleston’s Mosquito Fleet rowed miles offshore for their daily catch. With evocative dialect and remarkable prose, The Cigar Factory tells the story of two entwined families, both devout Catholics―the white McGonegals and the African American Ravenels―in the storied port city of Charleston, South Carolina, during the World Wars. Moore’s novel follows the parallel lives of family matriarchs working on segregated floors of the massive Charleston cigar factory, where…
Author(s): Michele Moore, Pat Conroy

8. 101 Riffs and Solos for Cigar Box Guitar: Essential Lessons for 3 String Slide Cigar Box Guitar! (2017)

Best Cigar Books that Should be on Your Bookshelf“101 Riffs and Solos” is arranged for the 3 string fretted or fretless cigar box guitar tuned to GDG. A great resource for beginners and a good review of useful techniques for players of all levels and styles including blues, rock, country, popular and more. The riffs cover all the main slide techniques needed to improve your playing. Lesson tips and instructions are also included for each of the 101 riffs and solos. How to read tablature, rhythms and how to play slide are presented for beginners or those in need of a refresh. Download the 101 free audio mp3’s (coming July 14) from my website to help learn the riffs and…
Author(s): Mr Brent C Robitaille

9. Cigars, Whiskey and Winning: Leadership Lessons from General Ulysses S. Grant (2000)

Best Cigar Books that Should be on Your BookshelfLong before leadership became identified as the catalyst for corporate success, the Civil War’s winning general was showing the world how dynamic leadership is the crucial determinant of victory or defeat.Ulysses S. Grant never sought fame of glory, nor did he try to tie his performance to personal reward. Instead, he concentrated on contribution and service. He looked upon being given increased responsibility not as increasing his power, but as increasing his ability to get the job done. “The great thing about Grant…is his perfect correctness and persistency of purpose.” (Abraham Lincoln)In this masterful…
Author(s): Al Kaltman

10. Cigars Daily Review Journal (2018)

Best Cigar Books that Should be on Your BookshelfThis journal is your comprehensive guide to reviewing, rating, and getting EVERY flavor note out of every cigar you smoke. You’ll gain the skills to fine tune your palate, or start a cigar review of your very own. Either way, as you smoke and review cigars in this journal, you’ll be transformed into a Cigar Aficionado! #275,614 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #9595 in Crafts & Hobbies (Books) #44095 in Textbooks Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product, would you like to ?…
Author(s): Tim H Swanson, Brittainy Hegedus

11. Cigar Box Guitars: The Ultimate DIY Guide for the Makers and Players of the Handmade Music Revolution (Fox Chapel Publishing) Step-by-Step Projects and In-Depth Profiles of Builders & Performers (2012)

Best Cigar Books that Should be on Your BookshelfPart DIY guide, part scrapbook, Cigar Box Guitars takes you behind the music to get a glimpse into the faces, places, and workshops of the cigar box revolution! The incredible cigar box guitar has never been more popular, and now you can learn to make and enjoy your own! You don’t need to spend a lot of money and you don’t need to have a shop full of tools. All you need to do is follow the author’s step-by-step instructions for making three different styles of guitar. They’re fun (some would say addictive) to build and even more fun to play! The 3…
Author(s): David Sutton

12. The Tobacconist Handbook: The Essential Guide to Cigars & Pipes (2009)

Best Cigar Books that Should be on Your BookshelfAs we live in the ‘golden age of cigar making’, there is more to know and appreciate than ever before. The Tobacconist Handbook exists as a resource for lovers of luxury tobacco to enhance our knowledge, appreciation, and quality of life. Great cigars and pipes help us ruminate, decompress, gather our thoughts and emotions revitalize ourselves, and savor our time. Furthermore, through education you will learn that luxury tobacco products are used by choice and not out of habit. They are products created by great craftsmen and women who honor thousands of years of traditions and history. Great cigars and pipe…
Author(s): Jorge L. Armenteros, Jorge L. Padrón

13. Cigars of the Pharoah (The Adventures of Tintin) (1975)

Best Cigar Books that Should be on Your BookshelfThe classic graphic novel. Tintin tries to take a vacation, but while on his cruise ship a mystery unfolds! He meets Dr. Sarcophagus who leads him to the undiscovered tomb of the Pharaoh Kih-Oskh. #56,035 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #987 in Children’s Comics & Graphic Novels (Books) #972 in Children’s Classics (Books) #3117 in Children’s Action & Adventure Books (Books) Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product, would you like to ?…
Author(s): Hergé

14. Smoke a Cigar: A Gentleman’s Guide to Cigars, Cigar Smoking and Cigar Accessories (2010)

Best Cigar Books that Should be on Your BookshelfWith the exciting renaissance of cigar smoking, every cigar-lover needs this game-changing guide. It brings you quickly up to speed to help you become an instant cigar connoisseur who reaps maximum enjoyment from cigar smoking.This book begins with a history of cigars and then goes on to explain the parts of a cigar, the construction of a quality cigar and the differences among various types of cigars. From there, the book delves into the cigar connoisseur’s most closely guarded secrets, including: * How to properly select a cigar so you’ll never be disappointed again* How to…
Author(s): J. Matthew Wright

Best Cigar Books that Should be on Your Bookshelf

We highly recommend you to buy all paper or e-books in a legal way, for example, on Amazon. But sometimes it might be a need to dig deeper beyond the shiny book cover. Before making a purchase, you can visit resources like Genesis and download some cigar books mentioned below at your own risk. Once again, we do not host any illegal or copyrighted files, but simply give our visitors a choice and hope they will make a wise decision.

A History of Cigarette and Trade Cards: The Magic Inside the Packet

Author(s): John Broom
Publisher: Pen & Sword, Year: 30 Aug 2018, Size: 38 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2388798

Of Cigarettes, High Heels, and Other Interesting Things

Author(s): Marcel Danesi
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan US, Year: 2018, Size: 2 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2254883

Cigarettes, Inc.: An Intimate History of Corporate Imperialism

Author(s): Nan Enstad
Publisher: University of Chicago Press, Year: 2018, Size: 4 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2288817

Poisonous Pandas: Chinese Cigarette Manufacturing in Critical Historical Perspectives

Author(s): Matthew Kohrman; Gan Quan; Liu Wennan; Robert N. Proctor
Publisher: Stanford University Press, Year: 2018, Size: 12 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2391018

Cigarettes & Wine

Author(s): J. E. Sumerau
Publisher: SensePublishers, Year: 2017, Size: 6 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 1700790

The Craving Mind: From Cigarettes to Smartphones to Love—Why We Get Hooked and How We Can Break Bad Habits

Author(s): Judson Brewer
Publisher: Yale University Press, Year: 2017, Size: 830 Kb, Download: epub
ID: 2257446

A rapid method for the chromatographic analysis of volatile organiccompounds in exhaled breath of tobacco cigarette and electroniccigarette smokers

Author(s): Esther Marco, Joan O. Grimalt
Publisher: , Year: 2015, Size: 1 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 1392669

The Ultimate Cigar Book: 4th Edition

Author(s): Hacker, Richard Carleton
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Year: 2015, Size: 13 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2082166

Please note that this booklist is not definite. Some books are truly best-sellers according to Washington Post, others are drafted by unknown writers. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant links you could recommend? Drop a comment if you have any feedback on the list.

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