Dummies.com, the official website of "For Dummies" books, lists many books on buying and selling stocks and bonds. Relevant titles include "Investing for Dummies," "Investing in Bonds for Dummies" and "Trading for Dummies." These books provide practices and insights on smart investing.
Other top online retailers that carry "For Dummies" books on buying and selling securities are Amazon.com and Barnes & Noble. They give brief descriptions of the books and suggest other helpful titles for starting investors, such as "Investing in Your 20s and 30s for Dummies" and "Personal Finance for Dummies." "For Dummies" books are also available for purchase at local bookstores, and cardholders can borrow them from some libraries.