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Buzz, Sting, Bite: Why We Need Insects
An enthusiastic, witty, and informative introduction to the world of insects and why we—and the planet we inhabit—could not survive without them.

The Vagabonds: The Story of Henry Ford and Thomas Edison's Ten-Year Road Trip
The fascinating story of two American giants—Henry Ford and Thomas Edison—whose annual summer sojourns introduced the road trip to our culture and made the automobile an essential part of modern life, even as their own relationship altered dramatically.

20 winners picked on 7/15/2019

Outspoken: Why Women's Voices Get Silenced and How to Set Them Free
Veronica Rueckert—a Peabody Award-winning communications specialist and trained opera singer—writes about how "women can learn to claim the power of their voices in the workplace and at home, and what needs to change so they can finally be heard."

20 winners picked on 7/8/2019

Superpower: One Man's Quest to Transform American Energy
Russell Gold's new book tells the story of Michael Skelly, who "helped create the second largest wind power company in the United States," and "whose innovations, struggles, and persistence represent the groundbreaking changes underway in American energy."

20 winners picked on 7/1/2019

Reboot: Leadership and the Art of Growing Up
One of the start-up world’s most in-demand executive coaches—hailed as the “CEO Whisperer” (Wired)—reveals why radical self-inquiry is critical to professional success and healthy relationships in all realms of life.

20 winners picked on 6/17/2019

Lean Out: The Truth About Women, Power, and the Workplace
Lean Out offers contrarian, often humorous insights to this critical global dialogue and provides a pathway for both individuals and companies to promote a more inclusive workplace that benefits all employees.

20 winners picked on 6/17/2019

Happy Money: The Japanese Art of Making Peace with Your Money
What Marie Kondo’s The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up did for your living space, Ken Honda’s Happy Money will do for your wallet

20 winners picked on 6/10/2019

(It’s Great to) Suck at Something: The Unexpected Joy of Wiping Out and What It Can Teach Us about Patience, Resilience, and the Stuff That Really Matters
Karen Rinaldi's new book provides a helpful antidote to the "time of aspirational psychoses" we're all living through, suggesting we find something meaningful to suck at.

20 winners picked on 6/3/2019

Bossed Up: A Grown Woman's Guide to Getting Your Sh*t Together
Emilie Aries "shows you how to own your power, know your worth, and design your career and life accordingly."

20 winners picked on 5/28/2019

The Business of Platforms: Strategy in the Age of Digital Competition, Innovation, and Power
Michael A. Cusumano, Annabelle Gawer, and David B. Yoffie uncover the source of today's most valuable and powerful businesses, and if there is a way to reign their power in.

20 winners picked on 5/20/2019

The Latte Factor: Why You Don't Have to Be Rich to Live Rich
David Bach and John David Mann have written a parable that "demystifies the secrets to achieving financial freedom, inspiring readers to realize that it’s never too late to reach for your dreams."

20 winners picked on 5/13/2019

Falter: Has the Human Game Begun to Play Itself Out?
We have an excerpt from Bill McKibben's new book, and 20 copies of the book itself to give away.

20 winners picked on 5/6/2019

How We Make Stuff Now: Turn Ideas Into Products That Build Successful Businesses
Jules Peiri, Cofounder and CEO of The Grommet, has written a "step-by-step DIY guide that shows today’s entrepreneurs how to create and launch new products, package and market them to consumers, and build a thriving business."

20 winners picked on 4/29/2019

Cascades: How to Create a Movement That Drives Transformational Change
Greg Satell's new book is "a guide for driving transformation change based on the new science of networks and research into dozens of people and organizations that have created truly historic impact."

20 winners picked on 4/22/2019

Hotbox: Inside Catering, the Food World's Riskiest Business
The Lee Brothers, Matt and Ted, took a break from writing cookbooks to work undercover at a catering firm and learn the fascinating business that they liken to a "traveling circus of perishables."

20 winners picked on 4/16/2019

Fail More: Embrace, Learn, and Adapt to Failure as a Way to Success
Bill Wooditch shows the surprising lessons we can all learn from his own path of hard failures that ultimately led him to found and lead as CEO a company with annual sales of $100 million.

20 winners picked on 4/8/2019

Unstoppable Teams: The Four Essential Actions of High-Performance Leadership
Navy SEAL platoon commander and founder of Perfect Fitness Alden Mills reveals what every manager needs—the mostly "soft skills" that usually come so hard earned—to motivate those they lead.

20 winners picked on 4/1/2019

Loonshots: How to Nurture the Crazy Ideas that Win Wars, Cure Diseases, and Transform Industries
In Loonshots, Bahcall reveals a surprising new way of thinking about the mysteries of group behavior and the challenges of nurturing radical breakthroughs.

20 winners picked on 3/25/2019

Someday Is Not a Day in the Week: 10 Hacks to Make the Rest of Your Life the Best of Your Life
Sam Horn is a woman on a mission about not waiting for SOMEDAY. She took her business on the road for a Year by the Water. During her travels, she asked people, “Do you like your life? Your job? If so, why? If not, why not?” The surprising insights about what makes people happy or unhappy, what they’re doing about it (or not), and why...will inspire you to carve out time for what truly matters now, not later.

20 winners picked on 3/18/2019

The Big Nine: How the Tech Titans and Their Thinking Machines Could Warp Humanity
Prominent futurist and bestselling author Amy Webb delivers a timely wake-up call to the most urgent but under-explored question of our times: how can we steer the evolution of artificial intelligence in the right direction?

20 winners picked on 3/11/2019

The Right It: Why So Many Ideas Fail and How to Make Sure Yours Succeed
Stanford lecturer and Google’s first director of engineering Alberto Savoia shares his proven plan to help readers beat market failure.

20 winners picked on 3/4/2019

Brave New Work: Are You Ready to Reinvent Your Organization?
What’s stopping us from doing the best work of our lives? According to Aaron Dignan, It's the way we work.

20 winners picked on 2/25/2019

World Class: A Story of Adversity, Transformation, and Success at NYU Langone Health
Renowned scientist, businessman, and healthcare expert William A. Haseltine tells the turnaround story of NYU Langone Health in a book being released this week by Fast Company Press.

20 winners picked on 2/18/2019

The Future is Asian
Parag Khanna's latest book presents the world from an Asian point-of-view, and serves as a global strategic roadmap for decades to come.

20 winners picked on 2/11/2019

The Prosperity Paradox: How Innovation Can Lift Nations Out of Poverty
The Prosperity Paradox offers an alternative to the conventional development-based solutions to eradicating global poverty.

20 winners picked on 2/5/2019