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Business Books to Watch in June

By 800-CEO-READ, published June 5, 2019, at 1:30 PM in New Releases

In order of their release dates, these are some of the books we'll be exploring further in June.

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The Last Unknowns: Deep, Elegant, Profound Unanswered Questions about the Universe, the Mind, the Future of Civilization, and the Meaning of Life

By 800-CEO-READ, published June 4, 2019, at 10:00 AM in Excerpts

An excerpt from Daniel Kahneman's Foreword to the conclusion to the Edge Question Series, the world’s bestselling science book series, with more than one million copies sold.

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Eat Like a Fish: My Adventures as a Fisherman Turned Restorative Ocean Farmer

By Gabbi Cisneros, published May 16, 2019, at 11:30 AM in Staff Picks

The newest member of our marketing team, Gabbi Cisneros, reviews Bren Smith's journey to becoming an ocean farmer.

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Iterate: Ten Lessons in Design and Failure

By Dylan Schleicher, published May 10, 2019, at 1:56 PM in Editor's Choice

John Sharp and Colleen Macklin explore iteration and creativity in both an academic and intensely human manner through ten case studies.

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A Q&A with Rob Walker, Author of The Art of Noticing

By 800-CEO-READ, published May 9, 2019, at 9:00 AM in Interviews

Rob Walker's latest book is "an imaginative, thought-provoking gift book to awaken your senses and attune them to the things that matter in your life."

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Late Bloomers: The Power of Patience in a World Obsessed with Early Achievement

By Dylan Schleicher, published May 3, 2019, at 4:24 PM in Editor's Choice

Rich Karlgaard's new book makes the case that our obsession with early achievement is "shortchanging people and society."

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Business Books to Watch in May

By Dylan Schleicher, published May 2, 2019, at 9:30 AM in New Releases

In order of their release dates, here are 25 books—along with the publishers' descriptions of them, we have our eyes on in May.

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The Enchanted Hour: The Miraculous Power of Reading Aloud in the Age of Distraction

By Emily Porter, published April 24, 2019, at 9:00 AM in Staff Picks

Our newest employee, Emily Porter, reviews Meghan Cox Gurdon's new book about "The Miraculous Power of Reading Aloud in the Age of Distraction."

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Tim Cook: The Genius Who Took Apple to the Next Level

By 800-CEO-READ, published April 16, 2019, at 11:00 AM in Excerpts

Leander Kahney's new book "tells the inspiring story of how one man attempted to replace someone irreplaceable, and—through strong, humane leadership, supply chain savvy, and a commitment to his values—succeeded more than anyone had thought possible."

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Keep Going: 10 Ways to Stay Creative in Good Times and Bad

By Dylan Schleicher, published April 12, 2019, at 1:00 PM in Editor's Choice

Austin Kleon's new book is a great reminder of what is most important not only in our creative lives, but in our life in general.

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Burn: Using Fire to Cool the Earth

By Dylan Schleicher, published April 11, 2019, at 9:45 AM in Excerpts

In this excerpt, Albert Bates and Kathleen Draper explain the benefits of biochar in Animal Nutraceuticals, and in building soil that increases yields without the deployment of chemical fertilizer.

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Business Books to Watch in April 2019

By 800-CEO-READ, published April 3, 2019, at 9:53 AM in New Releases

In order of their release date, these are 20 books to choose from to kick off your Spring reading.