At Embibe, we believe that self-study is what makes a student score well and bag a good rank in IIT JEE. Coaching and tuition are just the facilitators towards achieving that target. Good mentors and teachers are important, but what is more important is the books that you use to refer to.

Now, have you ever felt like a fish out of water when it comes to searching for the right books for IIT JEE? Every book is supposedly the best bet to crack IIT JEE and every author is currently the ‘best’. Let’s not even get to the price of the books! How do you make a decision then? No one wants to end up with a book that’s way overpriced or one that’s cheap but not at all useful for your IIT JEE preparations.

The NCERT standard books used in CBSE board is a preferred choice for JEE. They contain the right amount of information in an easy to understand way which is why you should definitely read your NCERT textbook before you go for more difficult textbooks!

Below is a list of some of the best books for IIT JEE besides NCERT textbooks that you should definitely have in order to crack IIT JEE 2017:

HC Verma – Concepts of Physics (Part I)

HC Verma – Concepts of physics (Part II)

IIT JEE Physics – DC Pandey

Problems in General Physics – I.E. Irodov

Physics for IIT-JEE- Resnick, Halliday, Walker.

Problems in Physics- S.S. Krotov

Organic Chemistry – Morrison Boyd

Organic Chemistry – O.P Tandon.

Modern Approach to Chemical Calculations – R.C. Mukherjee

Numerical Chemistry – P. Bahadur

Concise Inorganic Chemistry – J.D. Lee

IIT Mathematics – M.L. Khanna

Differential Calculus – A Das Gupta

Class XI & XII Mathematics- R.D. Sharma.

Trigonometry, Geometry Books- S.L. Loney.

Problems in Calculus of One Variable- I.A. Maron

Higher Algebra- Hall and Knight

The books listed above are recommended by subject matter experts after careful research. They are best recommended as they explain the concepts in a way that is easy for students to understand them better and retain them longer.

### IIT JEE Books For Physics

**Concepts of Physics – HC Verma (JEE level)**

H.C. Verma’s concepts are easy to understand and apply. The book also features plenty of questions, but it doesn’t have too many solved problems. However, the theory is very clearly and elegantly explained while providing a comprehensive list of Multiple Choice Questions.

Price – Rs. 540* (set of two)

**Halliday, Resnick & Walker**

An all-inclusive book, Halliday, Resnick & Walker covers complicated plots and theories in a simple and interesting way. It begins every chapter with a real-world example of the concept at work and is an engaging read. It provides an answer to specific feedback questions which help students understand Physics better.

Price – Rs. 400-600*

Also Read: Important Chapters for JEE Main – How you can crack the JEE.

### IIT JEE Books For Chemistry

**Organic Chemistry – OP Tandon**

The book contains more than enough information about chemical reactions, reaction mechanisms and the logic of chemical reactions. It is a favorite for students preparing for the JEE exam.

Price – Rs. 576*

**Modern Approach to Chemical Calculations – R.C. Mukherjee**

This is one of the best books for solving numerical problems related to Physical Chemistry topics. The numerical problems are well-explained too and the book provides a well-organised question set for JEE preparation helping students solve chemical problems quick and easy.

Price – Rs. 250-350*

Also read: Important topics for JEE Main 2017.

### IIT JEE Books For Mathematics

**S.L. Loney**

S.L. Loney has a clear explanation of fundamentals with solid background concepts. It also has several solved and unsolved problems perfect for practice and revision. It is highly reputed for co-ordinate geometry, with chapters on coordinates, locus, equations representing two or more straight lines, the transformation of coordinates, circle, systems of a circle, the parabola, polar equations of a conic, general equations, etc.

Price – Rs. 125*

**R.D. Sharma**

R.D. Sharma’s books have tons of examples and exercises for students to practice. It has questions ranging from the toughest to the easiest. Solving such a diverse range of questions helps students grow and gain confidence. Apart from being a good choice for preparing for JEE, it also has challenging questions, which means that it has something for everyone.

Price – 810.00*

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