Some Remarks

“Neal Stephenson has made a name for himself as a writer whose imagination knows no limits.”—Salon#1 New York Times bestselling author Neal Stephenson is, quite...

Grave Intent

Late one night, a man calls the local emergency line. He's in a cemetery, and he's just discovered a freshly dug grave marked with a wooden cross bearing his name. The dispatcher...

The Man in the Window

"An off-beat love story…alternately deeply moving and laugh-aloud funny." -Good Housekeeping"Jon Cohen conjures magic, weaving a gentle romantic fantasy of piercing and...

The Sensory Deception

"I can't believe I ate a seal. And really enjoyed it."Moments after venture capitalist Gloria Baradaran experiences what it's like to be a polar bear - really be a polar bear -...

Confronting Capitalism Real Solutions for a Troubled Economic System

With the fall of the Berlin Wall, one economic model emerged triumphant. Capitalism-spanning a spectrum from laissez faire to authoritarian-shapes the market economies of all the...

A Capitalist's Lament How Wall Street Is Fleecing You and Ruining America

Leland Faust unmasks Wall Street's unsavory tactics in powerful detail by giving readers a high-level view of how the financial services industry misleads them, overcharges them,...

Out of Sorts

Ferdinand Brun hasn't always been a grumpy old man. Many years ago, he was a grumpy young man. Now he'd much rather spend time with his canine companion, Daisy, than any of his...

The Joker A Memoir

Since Andrew Hudgins was a child, he was a compulsive joke teller, so when he sat down to write about jokes, he found that he was writing about himself-what jokes taught him and...

Overcoming Fake Talk How to Hold REAL Conversations that Create Respect, Build Relationships, and Get Results

Make every conversation a REAL conversation that benefits all.Overcoming Fake Talk explains why we often fail at our most important communications and offers proven advice for...

Brilliant Blunders From Darwin to Einstein - Colossal Mistakes by Great Scientists That Changed Our Understanding of Life and the Universe

We all make mistakes. Nobody's perfect. Not even some of the greatest geniuses in history, as Mario Livio tells us in this marvelous story of scientific error and...

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