Subjects Freshman Year Reading African American Studies African Studies American Studies Anthropology Art, Film, Music and Architecture Asian Studies Business and Economics Criminology Education Environmental Studies Foreign Language Instructional Materials Gender Studies History Irish Studies Jewish Studies Latin American & Caribbean Studies Law and Legal Studies Literature and Drama Literature in Spanish Media Issues, Journalism and Communication Middle East Studies Native American Studies Philosophy Political Science Psychology Reference Religion Russian and Eastern European Studies Science and Mathematics Sociology Study Aids


E-Newsletters: Click here to be notified of new titles in your field
Click here to request Desk/Exam copies
Freshman Year Reading
View Our Award Winners
Click here to view our Catalogs
Michael Michalko
Michael Michalko Enlarge Photo

  • About this Author
author spotlight

MICHAEL MICHALKO is one of the most highly acclaimed creativity experts in the world. He specializes in providing creativity workshops, seminars, and think tanks for clients ranging from individuals to Fortune 500 companies. He is the author of the groundbreaking creativity handbook Thinkertoys, as well as Cracking Creativity, which describes the secrets of creative genius. His books have been translated into fifteen languages.

author bookshelf
Sort: Date  Format  Price  Title

Exam Copy
Cracking Creativity
The Secrets of Creative Genius
Written by Michael Michalko


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
Publisher: Ten Speed Press
On Sale: June 26, 2001
Price: $19.99

In this trailblazing book, internationally renowned business creativity expert Michael Michalko shows how creative people think—and how to put their secrets to work for you. To create this book, Michalko researched and analyzed hundreds of history's greatest thinkers—from Leonardo da Vinci to Pablo Picasso—and then brought their techniques into the modern... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.

Cracking Creativity
The Secrets of Creative Genius
Written by Michael Michalko


Format: eBook, 320 pages
Publisher: Ten Speed Press
On Sale: April 13, 2011
Price: $14.99

Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.

Exam Copy
Thinkertoys
A Handbook of Creative-Thinking Techniques
Written by Michael Michalko


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
Publisher: Ten Speed Press
On Sale: June 8, 2006
Price: $19.99

In hindsight, every great idea seems obvious. But how can you be the person who comes up with those ideas?

In this revised and expanded edition of his groundbreaking THINKERTOYS, creativity expert Michael Michalko reveals life-changing tools that will help you think like a genius. From the linear to the intuitive... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.

Thinkertoys
A Handbook of Creative-Thinking Techniques
Written by Michael Michalko


Format: eBook, 416 pages
Publisher: Ten Speed Press
On Sale: December 1, 2010
Price: $12.99

Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.

Thinkpak
A Brainstorming Card Deck
Written by Michael Michalko


Format: eBook, 64 pages
Publisher: Ten Speed Press
On Sale: February 11, 2014
Price: $10.99

Read more >
Also available as a non-traditional book.
Page 1 of 1