Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks On Sale: January 7, 2014 Price: $16.00 ISBN: 978-0-8129-8160-5 (0-8129-8160-X)
Selected for common reading at Babson College
A young woman walks into a laboratory. Over the past two years, she has transformed almost every aspect of her life. She has quit smoking, run a marathon, and been promoted at work. The patterns inside her brain, neurologists discover, have fundamentally changed.
Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
Publisher: Knopf On Sale: February 4, 2014 Price: $26.95 ISBN: 978-0-307-96075-7 (0-307-96075-7)
From the former Financial Times Beijing bureau chief, a balanced and far-seeing analysis of the emerging competition between China and the United States that will dominate twenty-first-century world affairs—an inside account of Beijing’s quest for influence and an explanation of how America can come out on top.
Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
Publisher: Crown Business On Sale: June 3, 2014 Price: $27.00 ISBN: 978-0-385-34665-8 (0-385-34665-4)
In Never Eat Alone, Keith Ferrazzi lays out the specific steps—and inner mindset—he uses to reach out to connect with the thousands of colleagues, friends, and associates on his Rolodex, people he has helped and who have helped him.
The son of a small-town steelworker and a cleaning lady, Ferrazzi first used...
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Format: Hardcover, 336 pages
Publisher: Knopf On Sale: March 4, 2014 Price: $27.95 ISBN: 978-0-307-96243-0 (0-307-96243-1)
From ancient currency to Adam Smith, from the gold standard to shadow banking and the Great Recession: a sweeping historical epic that traces the development and evolution of one of humankind’s greatest inventions.
What is money, and how does it work? In this tour de force of political, cultural and economic history...
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Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
Publisher: Vintage On Sale: March 4, 2014 Price: $15.95 ISBN: 978-0-307-94705-5 (0-307-94705-X)
In the next decade, five billion new people will come online, posing for our world a host of new opportunities—and dangers. Google’s Eric Schmidt and Jared Cohen traveled to thirty-five countries, including some of the world’s most volatile regions andmet with politicalleaders, entrepreneurs, and activists to learn firsthand about...
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