September 16, 2010

News & Opinion: The Financial Times & Goldman Sachs Business Book Award: The Shortlist

By: Dylan Schleicher @ 6:30 PM – Filed under: Publishing Industry

The shortlist for the Financial Times and Goldman Sachs Business Book of the Year has been announced. As with the longlist for the award, it is dominated by books covering the recent financial turmoil. The only two covering other topics are: The books on the shortlist that cover the crisis are:
Three of the books that made the shortlist—The Art of Choosing, The Big Short and Too Big to Fail—were Jack Covert Selects when they were released, and Too Big to Fail was the 800-CEO-READ Business Book of the Year in 2009.* To read more about the judges and how they came to their decision, head on over to Andrew Hill's coverage of their meeting at We'll let you know in late October who takes home the final prize. *Submit your books to the 2010 800-CEO-READ Business Book Awards today.

About Dylan Schleicher

Dylan Schleicher has been a part of the 800-CEO-READ claque since 2003. Even though he's stayed on at the company, he has not stayed put. After beginning in shipping & receiving, he joined customer service and accounting before moving into his current, highly elliptical orbit of duties overseeing the ChangeThis and In the Books websites, the company's annual review of books and in-house design. He lives with his wife and two children in the Washington Heights neighborhood on Milwaukee's West Side.