Biography & Autobiography Books - Business

Betsey: A Memoir Cover Image
ISBN: 9780525561415
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Published: Viking - April 7th, 2020

A memoir by the internationally famous fashion designer and style icon

Pretty Good Advice: For People Who Dream Big and Work Harder Cover Image
ISBN: 9781419742149
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Published: Abrams Image - April 7th, 2020

Straight talk and mild rants from one of beauty’s biggest success stories
Called the “Queen of Beauty” and the most influential lone woman to impact the beauty industry since Estée Lauder by the New York Times, Leslie Blodgett’s story is anything but ordinary.

Revolver: Sam Colt and the Six-Shooter That Changed America Cover Image
ISBN: 9781501166389
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Published: Scribner - May 26th, 2020

A sweeping, definitive biography of Samuel Colt—the inventor of the legendary Colt revolver (a.k.a. six-shooter)—which changed the US forever, triggering the industrial revolution and the settlement of the American West.

Patented in 1836, the Colt pistol with its revolving cylinder was the first practical firearm that could shoot more than one bullet without reloading.

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The Hour of Fate: Theodore Roosevelt, J.P. Morgan, and the Battle to Transform American Capitalism Cover Image
ISBN: 9781635572490
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - May 5th, 2020

A riveting narrative of Wall Street buccaneering, political intrigue, and two of American history's most colossal characters, struggling for mastery in an era of social upheaval and rampant inequality.

LeBron, Inc.: The Making of a Billion-Dollar Athlete Cover Image
ISBN: 9781538730850
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - April 7th, 2020

From the New York Times bestselling author of Return of the King comes the story of LeBron James's incredible transformation from basketball star to sports and business mogul.

Flash Crash: A Trading Savant, a Global Manhunt, and the Most Mysterious Market Crash in History Cover Image
ISBN: 9780385543651
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Published: Doubleday - May 12th, 2020

"[An] extraordinary tale"  —Wall Street Journal
"Compelling [and] engaging" —Financial Times
"Magnificently detailed yet pacy... Think Trading Places meets Wall Street" —Sunday Times (UK)

The Upside of Being Down: How Mental Health Struggles Led to My Greatest Successes in Work and Life Cover Image
ISBN: 9781982108816
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Published: Gallery Books - March 24th, 2020


An entertaining, humorous, and inspirational memoir by the founder and chief creative officer of the multimillion-dollar lifestyle brand, who “has become a hero among women (and likely some men too) who struggle with mental health” (Forbes).

After graduating from college, Jen Gotch was living with her paren

Self Made: Inspired by the Life of Madam C.J. Walker Cover Image
ISBN: 9781982126674
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Published: Scribner - March 24th, 2020

Now a Netflix series starring Octavia Spencer, Self Made (formerly titled On Her Own Ground) is the first full-scale biography of “one of the great success stories of American history” (The Philadelphia Inquirer), Madam C.J.

Bulleit Proof: How I Took a 150-Year-Old Family Recipe and a Revolver, and Disrupted the Entire Liquor Industry One Bottle, One Sip, Cover Image
ISBN: 9781119597735
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Published: Wiley - April 7th, 2020

The compelling story of how one man took a 150-year-old family recipe and disrupted the entire liquor industry one sip, one bottle, one handshake at a time

The Fifteen Percent: Overcoming Hardships and Achieving Lasting Success Cover Image
By Terry Giles, Ben Carson, M.D. (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9781510758339
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Published: Skyhorse - March 10th, 2020

Lawyer turned entrepreneur Terry Giles explains what sets high achievers (“the fifteen percent”) apart from those who don’t quite make it. This is a riveting story of what it takes to win and keep winning—in business and in life—from one of America’s most successful entrepreneurs, with a foreword by Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Dr.

Last Train to Texas: My Railroad Odyssey (Railroads Past and Present) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780253045249
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Published: Indiana University Press - February 4th, 2020

Midnight train rides, head-on freight collisions--there is never a dull moment when it comes to trains. Take a look at America's biggest railroads and meet the thunderous personalities who operate them.

90 Days to C.E.O: A Guide To Avoid Business Pitfalls And Unlock The Secrets Of Entrepreneurship Cover Image
ISBN: 9780578565477
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Published: Black Onyx World - February 11th, 2020

Like so many of us, Rochelle Graham-Campbell was a broke college student working multiple jobs to make ends meet. From working at a local nursing home and delivering newspapers to waitressing at Olive Garden by night, her entrepreneurial spirit was alive and well.

Northshire Manchester Store

Northshire Manchester
4869 Main Street
Manchester Center, VT 05255
ph. 802.362.2200
ph. (toll free) 800.437.3700
Daily 10pm-6pm
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Northshire Saratoga Store

Northshire Saratoga
424 Broadway
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
ph. 518.682.4200
ph. (toll free) 855.339.5990
Daily 10pm-6pm
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