Linux Device Drivers
by Jonathan Corbet, Alessandro Rubini, Greg Kroah-Hartman: Updated to cover version 2.4.x of the Linux kernel, the second edition of Linux Device Drivers remains the best general-purpose, paper-bound guide for programmers wishing to make hardware devices work under the world's most popular open-source operating system.
Linux Kernel Development (3rd Edition)
by Robert Love: The book details the major subsystems and features of the Linux kernel, including its design, implementation, and interfaces. It covers the Linux kernel with both a practical and theoretical eye, which should appeal to readers with a variety of interests and needs.
Linux Kernel in a Nutshell
by Greg Kroah-Hartman: Written by a leading developer and maintainer of the Linux kernel, Linux Kernel in a Nutshell is a comprehensive overview of kernel configuration and building, a critical task for Linux users and administrators.
Professional Linux Kernel Architecture
by Wolfgange Mauerer: Linux expert Wolfgang Mauerer focuses on version 2.6.24 (as well as summarizing changes to versions 2.6.25 and 2.6.26) of the kernel as he walks you through the concepts, underlying structures, and implementation of the Linux kernel.
Understanding the Linux Kernel, Third Edition
by Marco Cesati: The third edition of Understanding the Linux Kernel takes you on a guided tour of the most significant data structures, algorithms, and programming tricks used in the kernel.