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The New Media Monopoly
A Completely Revised and Updated Edition with Seven New Chapters
Written by Ben H. Bagdikian


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $26.00

When the first edition of The Media Monopoly was published in 1983, critics called Ben Bagdikian's warnings about the chilling effects of corporate ownership and mass advertising on the nation's news "alarmist." Since then, the number of corporations controlling most of America's daily newspapers, magazines, radio and television stations, book publishers... Read more >
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"I'll Be There for You"
"I'll Be There for You"
Written by Warren Littlefield
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781101910351
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"I'll Be There for You"
Talking About Friends
Written by Warren Littlefield


Format: eBook, 24 pages
On Sale: September 16, 2014
Price: $0.99

An eBook short.

A behind-the-scenes look at Friends, one of the most popular TV shows of all time—a wide-ranging interview with the cast and creators, excerpted from Top of the Rock, by former NBC President of Entertainment Warren Littlefield

It was a little show originally called Six of One,  whose pilot only tested... Read more >
Restaurant Success by the Numbers, Second Edition
Restaurant Success by the Numbers, Second Edition
Written by Roger Fields
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781607745594
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Restaurant Success by the Numbers, Second Edition
A Money-Guy's Guide to Opening the Next New Hot Spot
Written by Roger Fields


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: July 15, 2014
Price: $12.99

This one-stop guide to opening a restaurant from an accountant-turned-restaurateur shows aspiring proprietors how to succeed in the crucial first year and beyond.

The majority of restaurants fail, and those that succeed happened upon that mysterious X factor, right? Wrong! Roger Fields--money-guy, restaurant owner, and restaurant consultant--shows how eateries can get past... Read more >
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Restaurant Success by the Numbers, Second Edition
Restaurant Success by the Numbers, Second Edition
Written by Roger Fields
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781607745587
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Restaurant Success by the Numbers, Second Edition
A Money-Guy's Guide to Opening the Next New Hot Spot
Written by Roger Fields


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: July 15, 2014
Price: $16.99

This one-stop guide to opening a restaurant from an accountant-turned-restaurateur shows aspiring proprietors how to succeed in the crucial first year and beyond.

Ninety percent of all restaurants fail, and those that succeed happened upon that mysterious X factor, right? Wrong! A man of many hats—money-guy, restaurant owner, and restaurant consultant—Roger Fields... Read more >
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The Secret World of Oil
The Secret World of Oil
Written by Ken Silverstein
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781681374
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The Secret World of Oil

Written by Ken Silverstein


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $25.95

The oil industry provides the lifeblood of modern civilization, and bestselling books have been written about the industry and even individual companies in it, like ExxonMobil. But the modern oil industry is an amazingly shady meeting ground of fixers, gangsters, dictators, competing governments, and multinational corporations, and until now, no book... Read more >
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The Secret World of Oil

Written by Ken Silverstein


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $26.95

The oil industry provides the lifeblood of modern civilization, and bestselling books have been written about the industry and even individual companies in it, like ExxonMobil. But the modern oil industry is an amazingly shady meeting ground of fixers, gangsters, dictators, competing governments, and multinational corporations, and until now, no book... Read more >
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How to Succeed in Business Without Really Crying
How to Succeed in Business Without Really Crying
Written by Carol Leifer
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781594746772
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How to Succeed in Business Without Really Crying

Written by Carol Leifer


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $19.95

For many years, television comedy was an exclusive all boys’ club—until a brilliant comedian named Carol Leifer came along, blazing a trail for funny women everywhere. From Late Night with David Letterman and Saturday Night Live to Seinfeld, The Ellen Show, and Modern Family, Carol has written for and/or performed on... Read more >
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How to Succeed in Business Without Really Crying

Written by Carol Leifer


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $19.95

For many years, television comedy was an exclusive all boys’ club—until a brilliant comedian named Carol Leifer came along, blazing a trail for funny women everywhere. From Late Night with David Letterman and Saturday Night Live to Seinfeld, The Ellen Show, and Modern Family, Carol has written for and/or performed on... Read more >
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Makers
Makers
Written by Chris Anderson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307720962
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Makers
The New Industrial Revolution
Written by Chris Anderson


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $16.00

Wired magazine editor and bestselling author Chris Anderson takes you to the front lines of a new industrial revolution as today’s entrepreneurs, using open source design and 3-D printing, bring manufacturing to the desktop.  In an age of custom-fabricated, do-it-yourself product design and creation, the collective potential of a million garage... Read more >
Jony Ive
Jony Ive
Written by Leander Kahney, Read by Simon Vance
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804192651
Our Price: $20.00

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Jony Ive
The Genius Behind Apple's Greatest Products
Written by Leander Kahney
Read by Simon Vance


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: November 14, 2013
Price: $20.00

The bestselling author of Inside Steve’s Brain profiles Apple’s legendary chief designer, Jonathan Ive
 
Jony Ive’s designs have not only made Apple one of the most valuable companies in the world; they’ve overturned entire industries, from music and mobile phones to PCs and tablets.
 
But for someone who has changed the world as... Read more >
The Stop
How the Fight for Good Food Transformed a Community and Inspired a Movement
Written by Nick Saul and Andrea Curtis


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 1, 2013
Price: $19.95

“[A] terrific book about a visionary post–food bank project.” —Michael Pollan

THE INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER

British super chef Jamie Oliver called it "amazing," writing that he'd traveled all over the world and never seen anything like it. New York Times food writer Mark Bittman called it "one of those forward-thinking groups pointing the... Read more >
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Jim Henson
Jim Henson
Written by Brian Jay Jones
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780345526113
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Jim Henson
The Biography
Written by Brian Jay Jones


Format: Hardcover, 608 pages
On Sale: September 24, 2013
Price: $35.00

NATIONAL BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY BOOKPAGE

For the first time ever—a comprehensive biography of one of the twentieth century’s most innovative creative artists: the incomparable, irreplaceable Jim Henson

 
He was a gentle dreamer whose genial bearded visage was recognized around the world, but... Read more >
Jim Henson
Jim Henson
Written by Brian Jay Jones
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ISBN: 9780345526137
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Jim Henson
The Biography
Written by Brian Jay Jones


Format: eBook, 592 pages
On Sale: September 24, 2013
Price: $14.99

NATIONAL BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY BOOKPAGE

For the first time ever—a comprehensive biography of one of the twentieth century’s most innovative creative artists: the incomparable, irreplaceable Jim Henson

 
He was a gentle dreamer whose genial bearded visage was recognized around the world, but... Read more >
Jim Henson
Jim Henson
Written by Brian Jay Jones, Read by Kirby Heyborne
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780804128643
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Jim Henson
The Biography
Written by Brian Jay Jones
Read by Kirby Heyborne


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: September 24, 2013
Price: $55.00

NATIONAL BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY BOOKPAGE

For the first time ever—a comprehensive biography of one of the twentieth century’s most innovative creative artists: the incomparable, irreplaceable Jim Henson

 
He was a gentle dreamer whose genial bearded visage was recognized around the world, but... Read more >
Jim Henson
Jim Henson
Written by Brian Jay Jones, Read by Kirby Heyborne
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804128650
Our Price: $30.00

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visit our Audiobook Download FAQ page.

Jim Henson
The Biography
Written by Brian Jay Jones
Read by Kirby Heyborne


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 24, 2013
Price: $30.00

NATIONAL BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY BOOKPAGE

For the first time ever—a comprehensive biography of one of the twentieth century’s most innovative creative artists: the incomparable, irreplaceable Jim Henson

 
He was a gentle dreamer whose genial bearded visage was recognized around the world, but... Read more >
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The Stop
The Stop
Written by Nick Saul and Andrea Curtis
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781612193496
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The Stop
How the Fight for Good Food Transformed a Community and Inspired a Movement
Written by Nick Saul and Andrea Curtis


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: September 24, 2013
Price: $19.95

“[A] terrific book about a visionary post–food bank project.” —Michael Pollan

THE INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER

British super chef Jamie Oliver called it "amazing," writing that he'd traveled all over the world and never seen anything like it. New York Times food writer Mark Bittman called it "one of those forward-thinking groups pointing the... Read more >
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How McGruff and the Crying Indian Changed America
A History of Iconic Ad Council Campaigns
Written by Wendy Melillo


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $27.95

Pulitzer Prize nominated journalist Wendy Melillo authors the first book to explore the history of the Ad Council and the campaigns that brought public service announcements to the nation through the mass media.

How McGruff and the Crying Indian Changed America: A History of Iconic Ad Council Campaigns details how public service advertising...

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How McGruff and the Crying Indian Changed America
How McGruff and the Crying Indian Changed America
Written by Wendy Melillo
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ISBN: 9781588343932
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How McGruff and the Crying Indian Changed America
A History of Iconic Ad Council Campaigns
Written by Wendy Melillo


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2013
Price: $27.95

Pulitzer Prize nominated journalist Wendy Melillo authors the first book to explore the history of the Ad Council and the campaigns that brought public service announcements to the nation through the mass media.

How McGruff and the Crying Indian Changed America: A History of Iconic Ad Council Campaigns details how public service advertising...

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The Kingdom and the Power
The Kingdom and the Power
Written by Gay Talese
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780679644736
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The Kingdom and the Power
Behind the Scenes at The New York Times: The Institution That Influences the World
Written by Gay Talese


Format: eBook, 576 pages
On Sale: August 14, 2013
Price: $13.99

The classic inside story of The New York Times, the most prestigious, and perhaps the most powerful, of all American newspapers. Bestselling author Talese lays bare the secret internal intrigues behind the tradition of front page exposes in a story as gripping as a work of fiction and as immediate as... Read more >
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The Coat Route
The Coat Route
Written by Meg Lukens Noonan
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400069934
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The Coat Route
Craft, Luxury, & Obsession on the Trail of a $50,000 Coat
Written by Meg Lukens Noonan


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: July 16, 2013
Price: $27.00

In today’s world of fast fashion, is there a place for a handcrafted $50,000 coat?
 
When journalist Meg Lukens Noonan learned of an unthinkably expensive, entirely handcrafted overcoat that a fourth-generation tailor had made for one of his longtime clients, she set off on an adventure to understand its provenance... Read more >
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The Coat Route
The Coat Route
Written by Meg Lukens Noonan
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ISBN: 9780679605171
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The Coat Route
Craft, Luxury, & Obsession on the Trail of a $50,000 Coat
Written by Meg Lukens Noonan


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: July 16, 2013
Price: $13.99

In today’s world of fast fashion, is there a place for a handcrafted $50,000 coat?
 
When journalist Meg Lukens Noonan learned of an unthinkably expensive, entirely handcrafted overcoat that a fourth-generation tailor had made for one of his longtime clients, she set off on an adventure to understand its provenance... Read more >
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Freedom's Forge
Freedom's Forge
Written by Arthur Herman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812982046
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Freedom's Forge
How American Business Produced Victory in World War II
Written by Arthur Herman


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: July 2, 2013
Price: $18.00

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • SELECTED BY THE ECONOMIST AS ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR

Remarkable as it may seem today, there once was a time when the president of the United States could pick up the phone and ask the president of General Motors to resign his position and... Read more >
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Behind the Times:
Behind the Times:
Written by Edwin Diamond
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307833372
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Behind the Times:
Inside the New New York Times
Written by Edwin Diamond


Format: eBook, 436 pages
On Sale: May 22, 2013
Price: $11.99

An incisive examination of the world's most respected paper, Behind the Times tells the story of changing Timesian values and of a new era for the paper—a tale of editorial struggles, star columnists and critics, institutional self-importance, and the political and cultural favorites of the Times' owners and editors. Taking the... Read more >
Hedge Hogs
Hedge Hogs
Written by Barbara T. Dreyfuss
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400068395
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Hedge Hogs
The Cowboy Traders Behind Wall Street's Largest Hedge Fund Disaster
Written by Barbara T. Dreyfuss


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $28.00

For readers of The Smartest Guys in the Room and When Genius Failed, the definitive take on Brian Hunter, John Arnold, Amaranth Advisors, and the largest hedge fund collapse in history

At its peak, hedge fund Amaranth Advisors LLC had more than $9 billion in assets. A few weeks later, it completely... Read more >
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Hedge Hogs
Hedge Hogs
Written by Barbara T. Dreyfuss
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780679605010
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Hedge Hogs
The Cowboy Traders Behind Wall Street's Largest Hedge Fund Disaster
Written by Barbara T. Dreyfuss


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $14.99

For readers of The Smartest Guys in the Room and When Genius Failed, the definitive take on Brian Hunter, John Arnold, Amaranth Advisors, and the largest hedge fund collapse in history

At its peak, hedge fund Amaranth Advisors LLC had more than $9 billion in assets. A few weeks later, it completely... Read more >
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