A memoir by the internationally famous fashion designer and style icon
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.
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.
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.
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.$26.95ISBN: 9780385543651Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: 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)$27.00ISBN: 9781982108816Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Gallery Books - March 24th, 2020
A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
An entertaining, humorous, and inspirational memoir by the founder and chief creative officer of the multimillion-dollar lifestyle brand ban.do, 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$19.00ISBN: 9781982126674Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: 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.$25.00ISBN: 9781119597735Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: 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$24.99ISBN: 9781510758339Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: 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.$32.00ISBN: 9780253045249Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: 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.
$29.99ISBN: 9780578565477Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: 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.