The Best Cannabis Books Out There

The presence of cannabis in pop culture dates back decades. From the paranoia stirred up by Reefer Madness, to the hilarity that ensued in Half Baked, cannabis is known to evoke emotion. Aside from movies, television and social media, there is no shortage of cannabis references in literature. Whether you’re striving to learn the latest and greatest growing techniques or are simply on the hunt for a riveting read to dive into on your next vacation, don’t hesitate to scoop up one of these cannabis-friendly books to further expand your mind.

The Pot Book: A Complete Guide to Cannabis

The name says it all. This book superbly sums up the outstanding power of cannabis, in medicine, science and culture. It provides tremendous insight into the impact of cannabis on society, utilizing scientific research and contributions from Tommy Chong and other authorities to squash misconceptions and aid in shifting public perception of the world’s most popular recreational drug.

The Official High Times Cannabis Cookbook: More Than 50 Irresistible Recipes That Will Get You High

There’s no denying that cannabis and the munchies are inherently linked, and who better to capitalize on this fact than the good folk at High Times? Touted as a “definitive guide to cannabis-infused cooking”, the book provides 50 recipes bound to delight the cannabis chef in all of us, including specialties like Time Warp Tamales and Sativa Shrimp Spring Rolls. If cooking was never your strong suit, this book may just give you the confidence you’ve been craving to get crackin’ in the kitchen. Bon Appetit!  

The Cannabis Grow Bible: The Definitive Guide to Growing Marijuana for Recreational and Medical Use

The Cannabis Grow Bible dives deep into the art and science of perfecting high-grade strains, providing a world of insight for beginning growers and seasoned gardeners alike. Full-color illustrations and easy-to-follow instructions make for a highly-informative read well worth the time.  

The Emperor Wears No Clothes: Hemp and the Marijuana Conspiracy

The quest for legalized pot is ongoing, but the reasoning behind its delay is much less clear. This fascinating book explores the intricacies of hemp and the government’s resistance to this versatile and renewable source.

Marijuana Gateway to Health: How Cannabis Protects Us from Cancer and Alzheimer's Disease

A further testament to the healing powers of cannabis, this book contains groundbreaking research into the physical properties of marijuana and how they can aid in treating some of the most devastating diseases known to man. Above all, the book provides hope for the millions who have been impacted by cancer, Alzheimer’s disease and a number of other debilitating conditions.