If you thought it was impossible to tell a torturous tale about torture with grace, depth, insight, and compassion, then you must read In The Company of Angels by Thomas E. Kennedy.
In some ways, Jim Collins’ newest book, How the Mighty Fall . . .
Some books are works of fine literature. Others are insightful and educational works of nonfiction. Still others are just a hoot to read.
People have forgotten how to eat.
Would you like some sugar with your sugar? If so, Dulce is the book for you. This is a book that more than lives up to its name.
“I have become an adjective.”—Karl Rove
“This shouldn’t be a book,” declares Stan Slap, 13 pages into Bury My Heart in Conference Room B: The Unbeatable Impact of Truly Committed Managers, “it should be a pamphlet.”
This book is exactly what you hope it is, which is plenty.
“Mr. President, it is natural to man to indulge in the illusions of hope.
Without a Word: How a Boy’s Unspoken Love Changed Everything, tells the story of the life of Hunter Kelly, a boy born with a fatal genetic disease called Krabbe Leukodystrophy.
Bill Kirk’s non-fiction children’s book deals with how the heart works by educating youngsters about the human body.
If there’s one thing that doesn’t quite compute, it’s reading about the nation’s dysfunctional economy while one of the greatest business resources of our time–the Internet–is changing the nature o
Killer Politics is a lot of fun.
This spring has seen the publication of the 360th edition from The Library of America, in a sense completing, at least for now, the full circle of the history of American literature.
The title sets the stage for this closely documented telling of the case of Cynthia Stewart who boldly or innocently took nude photos of her eight-year-old daughter Nora one afternoon and sent them
Successful musicians connect and relate to their audience on an emotional level. Often, they channel some great pain from their past in order to give their work an even deeper meaning.
“[Elliot was] a muscular populist liberal who wasn’t afraid to confront business institutions by punching them in the nose.
How the heck did Hewlett-Packard become the Peyton Place of Silicon Valley?
If you are not yet familiar with Molly Wizenberg through her award-winning food blog, Orangette, you are in for a treat.
In 1997, one bad decision environmental science writer and adventurer Jon Turk made during his 25 years of backcountry skiing triggered an avalanche that nearly did to him what kayaking and sailing
Scientific Characters chronicles the events of “Datagate,” in which a prominent breast cancer researcher and oncologist falsified patient data in a landmark clinical trial.
With a little background from his Three Cups of Tea, Greg Mortenson continues his unbelievable saga of his quest to build schools in “the last best place.” He insists on working in areas o
Most wine writers were likely English or history majors or the like, and many wine books talk about the romance, mystery, and poetry of wine, and sometimes describe wines in anthropomorphic terms.
Did you know that pay for performance schemes do not work and can actually be harmful to human motivation? Or that extrinsic motivation is detrimental to creativity?
Not every programmer may be a scientific programmer, but all programmers will at some point have to deal with correctness, efficiency, and requirements changes, and some may have to deal with float