Tag Archives: Non-Fiction

Free: The Future of a Radical Price by Chris Anderson

Free: The Future of a Radical Price by Chris Anderson (2009) 254 pages Goodreads Summary: The New York Times bestselling author heralds the future of business inFree. In his revolutionary bestseller, The Long Tail, Chris Anderson demonstrated how the online marketplace creates niche markets, … Continue reading

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The World of Downton Abbey by Jessica Fellowes

The World of Downton Abbey by Jessica Fellowes (2011) 297 pages Goodreads Summary: Millions of American viewers were enthralled by the world of Downton Abbey, the mesmerizing TV drama of the aristocratic Crawley family–and their servants–on the verge of dramatic change. On the eve of … Continue reading

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Rework by Jason Fried

Rework by Jason Fried (2010) 271 pages Goodreads Summary: Most business books give you the same old advice: Write a business plan, study the competition, seek investors, yadda yadda. If you’re looking for a book like that, put this one … Continue reading

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Confessions of a Master Jewel Thief by Bill Mason

Confessions of a Master Jewel Thief by Bill Mason (2003) 365 pages Goodreads Summary: The extraordinarily captivating memoir of the remarkable jewel thief who robbed the rich and the famous while maintaining an outwardly conventional life—an astonishing and completely true … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Company We Keep by Robert and Dayna Baer

The Company We Keep: A Husband-and-Wife True-Life Spy Story by Robert and Dayna Baer (2011) 305 pages Goodreads Summary: Robert Baer was known inside the CIA as perhaps the best operative working the Middle East. Over several decades he served … Continue reading

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Book Review: Sex and the Single Girl by Helen Gurley Brown

Sex and the Single Girl by Helen Gurley Brown (1962) 267 pages Goodreads Summary: Helen Gurley Brown tells women how to fill their lives with romance and delectable men. Sexual attitudes may have changed, but the art of being a … Continue reading

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Book Review: Judging a Book by Its Lover by Lauren Leto

Judging a Book by Its Lover by Lauren Leto (2012) 269 pages Goodreads Summary: Want to impress the hot stranger at the bar who asks for your take onInfinite Jest? Dying to shut up the blowhard in front of you … Continue reading

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Book Review: Driving the Saudis by Jayne Amelia Larson

Driving the Saudis: A Chauffeur’s Tale of the World’s Richest Princess (plus their servants, nannies, and one royal hairdresser) by Jayne Amelia Larson (2012) 224 pages Goodreads Summary: Actress, producer, and occasional chauffeur Jayne Amelia Larson offers a funny and … Continue reading

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Book Review: You Can Heal Your Life by Louise Hay

You Can Heal Your Life by Louise Hay (1984) 229 pages Goodreads Summary: Louise L. Hay, bestselling author, is an internationally known leader in the self-help field. Her key message is: “If we are willing to do the mental work, almost … Continue reading

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Book Review: SoulPancake by Rainn Wilson

SoulPancake: Chew on Life’s Big Questions by Rainn Wilson (2012) 197 pages Goodreads Summary: Somewhere over the course of history, chewing on Life’s Big Questions lost its cool factor. Fortunately for mankind, Rainn Wilson (best known for playing Dwight Schrute … Continue reading

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