Biography & Autobiography Books - Business

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Vanderbilt: The Rise and Fall of an American Dynasty By Anderson Cooper, Katherine Howe Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062964625
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Published: Harper Paperbacks - September 20th, 2022

Now in paperback, the #1 New York Times bestselling chronicle of the rise and fall of a legendary American dynasty, from CNN anchor and journalist Anderson Cooper and historian and novelist Katherine Howe.

One of the Washington Post's Notable Works of Nonfiction


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Wolf Hustle: A Black Woman on Wall Street By Cin Fabré Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781250816856
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - September 20th, 2022

From the South Bronx projects to the boardroom—at only nineteen years old, Cin Fabré ran with the wolves of Wall Street.

Growing up, Cin Fabré didn’t know anything about the stock market. But she learned how to hustle from her immigrant parents, saving money so that one day she could escape her abusive father and poverty in the Bronx.


From Saturday Night to Sunday Night: My Forty Years of Laughter, Tears, and Touchdowns in TV By Dick Ebersol Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781982194468
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Published: Simon & Schuster - September 13th, 2022

A memoir by the legendary television executive detailing his pioneering work on Saturday Night Live, Sunday Night Football, the Olympics, the NBA, music videos, late night, and more.

Think of an important moment in live TV over the last half-century.


Empathy Economics: Janet Yellen’s Remarkable Rise to Power and Her Drive to Spread Prosperity to All By Owen Ullmann Cover Image
$32.00
ISBN: 9781541701021
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Published: PublicAffairs - September 27th, 2022

The trailblazing story of Janet Yellen, the Ruth Bader Ginsburg of economics, and her lifelong advocacy for an economics of empathy that delivers the fruits of a prosperous society to people at the bottom half of the economic ladder. 

When President Biden announced Janet Yellen as his choice for secretary of the treasury, it was the peak moment of a remarkable life.


The LEGO Story: How a Little Toy Sparked the World's Imagination By Jens Andersen Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9780063258020
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Published: Mariner Books - November 15th, 2022

The extraordinary inside story of LEGO, based on unprecedented access to the company’s archives and rare interviews with the founding family that still owns the company

"This book tells the story of how my family built the LEGO brand." —Kjeld Kirk Kristiansen, former President/CEO of the LEGO Group and 3rd generation owner


The Music Never Stops: What Putting on 10,000 Shows Has Taught Me About Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Magic By Peter Shapiro, Dean Budnick (With) Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780306845185
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Published: Hachette Books - August 2nd, 2022

The engrossing, insightful, and personal musical odyssey of Peter Shapiro, perhaps the most notable independent concert promoter since Bill Graham

Peter Shapiro is the best known and most influential concert promoter of his generation.


Hollywood Ending: Harvey Weinstein and the Culture of Silence By Ken Auletta Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781984878373
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Published: Penguin Press - July 12th, 2022

A vivid biography of Harvey Weinstein—how he rose to become a dominant figure in the film world, how he used that position to feed his monstrous sexual appetites, and how it all came crashing down, from the author who has covered the Hollywood and media power game for The New Yorker for three decades


American Rascal: How Jay Gould Built Wall Street's Biggest Fortune By Greg Steinmetz Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781982107406
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Published: Simon & Schuster - August 30th, 2022

The gripping biography of Jay Gould, the greatest 19th-century robber barons, whose brilliance, greed, and bare-knuckled tactics made him richer than Rockefeller and led Wall Street to institute its first financial reforms.

Had Jay Gould put his name on a university or concert hall, he would undoubtedly have been a household name today.


Bully Market: My Story of Money and Misogyny at Goldman Sachs By Jamie Fiore Higgins Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781668001028
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Published: Simon & Schuster - August 30th, 2022

A rare, riveting insider’s account on Wall Street—an updated Liar’s Poker—where greed coupled with misogyny and discrimination enforces a culture of exclusion in the upper echelons of Goldman Sachs

Jamie Fiore Higgins became one of the few women at the highest ranks of Goldman Sachs.


Go Where There Is No Path: Stories of Hustle, Grit, Scholarship, and Faith By Christopher Gray, Mim Eichler Rivas Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062992109
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Published: William Morrow Paperbacks - August 23rd, 2022

For all who dare to go off the beaten track, this is the inspirational, power-packed playbook for transforming your life and your world—from a young, Black social entrepreneur whose dorm-room tech startup, Scholly, has helped millions pay for college and access unprecedented opportunity. 


Red Roulette: An Insider's Story of Wealth, Power, Corruption, and Vengeance in Today's China By Desmond Shum Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781982156169
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Published: Scribner - September 6th, 2022

“THE BOOK CHINA DOESN’T WANT YOU TO READ.” —CNN​

SELECTED AS A BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR by THE ECONOMIST and FINANCIAL TIMES

This “powerful and disturbing” (Bill Browder, author of Red Notice) New York Times bestseller is narrated by a man who, with his wife, Whitney Duan, rose to the top lev


The Epidemic: How Typhoid Devastated an American Town and How the Residents Fought Back By David Dekok Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781493069637
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Published: Lyons Press - September 1st, 2022

The dramatic account of a typhoid epidemic in Ithaca, New York, in 1903, and its dark underside--with lessons for today The Epidemic tells the story of how a vain and reckless businessman became responsible for a typhoid epidemic in 1903 that devastated Cornell University and the surrounding town of Ithaca, New York. Eighty-two people died, including twenty-nine Cornell students.