If the commodities market, from oil to cotton futures, seems like a mystery (or if you just want a little gold of your own), start here to learn about all that glitters.

Investing in Gold

Jonathan Spall

McGraw-Hill, 2009


Dig into this mine of information on gold markets and ways to invest in precious metal that can offer precious returns.
Commodities Rising

Jeffrey M. Christian

Wiley, 2006


Forget the hot air about the global commodity shortage. Before you invest, look at the facts.
Fantasize about getting rich trading in the pits? Then this is the book for you.
Hot Commodities

Jim Rogers

Random House, 2004


Savor your coffee with sugar. However valuable such commodities are, they're going up, along with gas, lead and profits.