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The Rainforest: The Secret To Building The Next Silicon Valley

NON-FICTION – BUSINESS & MANAGEMENT A well-written book with a valuable empirical and multi-disciplinary approach. — Prof. Ronald Coase, Nobel Laureate in Economics, University of Chicago …a detailed analysis of the power of environment on startup success, and in particular an explanation of why Silicon Valley has been such a powerful incubator of ideas and […]

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Near Death Experiences As Evidence For The Existence Of God And Heaven

NON-FICTION For some time we’ve needed a well-researched, compelling introduction to this exciting field that focuses on the evidence. Miller delivers! – Jeffrey Long, MD, author of the New York Times bestselling Evidence of the Afterlife. Can we survive death? Is there a God or a heaven? Miller provides the discerning reader with ample reason […]

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Choose Yourself

MOTIVATIONAL | NON FICTION James Altucher: The most interesting man in the world – Forbes Mr. Altucher is simply practicing what he preaches. Over the last half-decade, this former tech entrepreneur, venture capitalist and financial pundit has reinvented himself as a gimlet-eyed self-help guru, preaching survival in an era when the American Dream — the gold-embossed college […]

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The Emotion Thesaurus

PRACTICAL GUIDE | CREATIVE WRITING ‘One of the challenges a fiction writer faces, especially when prolific, is coming up with fresh ways to describe emotions. This handy compendium fills that need. It is both a reference and a brainstorming tool, and one of the resources I’ll be turning to most often as I write my […]

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Rosy & John

THRILLER Bestselling French  thriller writer Pierre Lemaitre is back with an excellent new title, Rosy & John, a fast-paced addendum to his trilogy following inspector Camille Verhoeven and including Travail soigné, Alex and Sacrifices. Exclusively published as a trade paperback original by Le Livre de Poche, Rosy & John can be read as a engrossing side story to the trilogy. The thriller […]

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Honeycomb Kids. Big Picture Parenting for a Changing World… and to Change the World

    PARENTING – LIFESTYLE Including more than 300 practical ideas and activities, Honeycomb Kids is a book with two priceless benefits: not only does it help you prepare your children for an uncertain tomorrow, it also helps you shift to a better family life for today. One world. One humanity. One destiny. It can […]

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Walking, a Philosophy (Marcher, une philosophie)

ACCESSIBLE PHILOSOPHY Walking is a topical theme in the era of carpooling, sustainable development, and the slow movement which has gained popularity in various countries. This small, accessible, and yet profound treatise on philosophy was an unexpected bestseller upon its release (25,000 copies sold in trade format, and it continues to sell well in pocket […]

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I Was Blind But Now I See

Click here to read the full article on James Altucher in Bloomberg Businessweek of November 17, 2011. James Altucher: The most interesting man in the world – Forbes Mr. Altucher is simply practicing what he preaches. Over the last half-decade, this former tech entrepreneur, venture capitalist and financial pundit has reinvented himself as a gimlet-eyed self-help guru, […]

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Sophie in Weimar. A Princess of Orange in Germany.

The liberal Sophie of the Netherlands (1824-1897) is the youngest child of King William II and Queen Anna Pavlovna. Due to her modest nature, the Grand Duchess Sophie Von Sachsen Weimar Eisenach has been almost entirely overlooked in the Dutch-German history. And yet this humble princess of Orange was a woman of world-class culture, who […]

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How To Be The Luckiest Person Alive!

James Altucher: The most interesting man in the world – Forbes Mr. Altucher is simply practicing what he preaches. Over the last half-decade, this former tech entrepreneur, venture capitalist and financial pundit has reinvented himself as a gimlet-eyed self-help guru, preaching survival in an era when the American Dream — the gold-embossed college diploma, the corner office, […]

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