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Americanprison

American Prison: A Reporter's Undercover Journey Into the Business of Punishment

By Rebecca Schwartz, published October 3, 2018, at 2:00 PM in Staff Picks

Our owner and CEO takes a look inside the country's prison industrial complex, and its long history, through the lens of journalist Shane Bauer's new book.

Capitalismamerica

Business Books to Watch in October

By 800-CEO-READ, published October 3, 2018, at 10:00 AM in New Releases

These are 25 of the best books in a flood of great books being released in October.

Everythingeveryone

Everything for Everyone: The Radical Tradition That Is Shaping the Next Economy

By Dylan Schleicher, published October 1, 2018, at 10:39 AM in Editor's Choice

Nathan Schneider explores the history and future of the cooperative business model, and how it has—and continues—to contribute to the economy in mostly unseen ways.

Farsighted

Farsighted: How We Make the Decisions That Matter the Most

By Dylan Schleicher, published September 21, 2018, at 3:14 PM in Editor's Choice

Steven Johnson's new book about decision-making is, true to its title, farsighted—providing a set of tools and techniques that can help lead to better choices for our individual lives, and the future of life on Earth.

Saudiamerica

Saudi America: The Truth About Fracking and How It's Changing the World

By Dylan Schleicher, published September 17, 2018, at 12:47 PM in Editor's Choice

Bethany McLean's new book exposes the faulty foundation of America's shale revolution, and in so doing offers a clearer base of facts for the discussion on how to proceed.

Winnerstakeall

Winners Take All: The Elite Charade of Changing the World

By Dylan Schleicher, published September 7, 2018, at 10:00 AM in Editor's Choice

Anand Giridharadas' new book questions the MarketWorld order of business and philanthropy, and the currently ascendent approach to social change.

Maketime

Business Books to Watch in September

By 800-CEO-READ, published September 5, 2018, at 10:00 AM in New Releases

These are just some of the books we'll be getting between the covers of in September.

Siliconstates

Silicon States: The Power and Politics of Big Tech and What It Means for Our Future

By Dylan Schleicher, published August 27, 2018, at 2:00 PM in Editor's Choice

Lucie Greene's new book looks at the transfer of power and civil services from government to today's tech giants, and its implications for our future.

Dopesick

Dopesick: Dealers, Doctors, and the Drug Company that Addicted America

By Dylan Schleicher, published August 13, 2018, at 12:47 PM in Editor's Choice

Beth Macy's new book on the modern opioid epidemic is an intimate and unapologetic portrayal of the modern opioid epidemic, and those responsible for it.

Canyoulearnlucky

Business Books to Watch in August

By 800-CEO-READ, published August 6, 2018, at 1:58 PM in New Releases

Twenty books being published in August that we're hoping to spend more time with before summer's end.

Conscious

Conscious: The Power of Awareness in Business and Life

By Dylan Schleicher, published July 27, 2018, at 3:00 PM in Editor's Choice

Bob Rosen and Emma-Kate Swann’s new book is basically a 272-page admonition and instruction guide to stay woke.

Omegaprinciple

The Omega Principle: Seafood and the Quest for a Long Life and a Healthier Planet

By Dylan Schleicher, published July 20, 2018, at 3:55 PM in Editor's Choice

Paul Greenberg's new book is a profound look at life on earth through the lens of a single molecule.