If you want to learn Kali Linux then these books will help you to understand it from core with exact tutorial. It doesn't matter if you are total newbie because these books are very beginner friendly, all you need is basic hacking and programming knowledge.
Kali Linux Pentesting and Hacking Cookbooks
Basic Security Testing with Kali Linux is the best book for beginners to get started. It covers basic pentesting methods such as Metasploit tutorials, Exploiting Windows and Linux systems, Social Engineering, Wireless and Passwords attacks etc. It focuses more on How an attacker can find and exploit weakness in system, For e.g. How to discover vulnerability in system, which can be exploited by a malicious hacker.
Web Penetration Testing with Kali Linux is completely dedicated to web pentesting methods with step-by-step tutorials not just with bunch of text paragraphs but with clear definitions as well graphic images, which makes it easier to understand even for a layman. It teaches you how to pentest web apps, find severe vulnerabilities, write reports in professional manner and most important securing it by patching weakness. You will learn the most vital portion of Web pentesting which includes discovering client & server side vulnerabilities.
Penetration Testing: Hands-on Intro to Hacking entirely focuses on penetration testing methods and techniques that every pentesters must know. It has series of practical lessons with tools like Burp Suite, Nmap and Wireshark etc. Most of the tutorials are demonstrated in a virtual pentesting machine which covers huge portion of network, mobile hacking and writing your own exploits. If you're interested in building penetration testing career then go for it.
Mastering Kali Linux is the most advance book I've ever came to read. It covers vast topics of network exploit and security. The initial part of the book wraps up common security testing methods and the middle section focuses on exploitation and post-exploitation methods. It also represent bypassing physical security, social engineering, wireless networks, web services and attacking network direct end user.
It follows a hacker methodology with all practical knowledge needed to test your security. If you're stepping into IT Security field or appearing for pentesting exam then this book will help you a lot.
Kali Linux: Wireless Penetration Testing Beginner's Guide teaches you how to pentest wireless devices. Network is a very critical part of security and as you know wireless networks like WiFi, cellular mobile phones and other radio frequency devices are almost everywhere it has become essential to secure them. The book entirely for those who has huge interest in wireless hacking and pentesting.