This collection of stories — which originally appeared in "The New Yorker" — depicts the defining moments of several classic American companies, from Ford to Xerox. Named by Bill Gates as his all-time favorite business book, it provides entrepreneurs with timeless lessons on finance, ethics, and the corporate world. Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/best-books-for-entrepreneurs-2014-9?op=1#ixzz3ELIFepB9
Paulo Coelho's masterpiece tells the magical story of Santiago, an Andalusian shepherd boy who yearns to travel in search of a worldly treasure as extravagant as any ever found. The story of the treasures Santiago finds along the way teaches us, as only a few stories can, about the essential wisdom of listening to our hearts, learning to read the omens strewn along life's path, and, above all, following our dreams.
Democracy Now! interviews Arundhati Roy, one of India’s most famous authors and fiercest critics. Roy discusses the historic 2014 elections in India and reads excerpts from her book, “Capitalism: A Ghost Story,” which outlines globalized capitalism intensifying the wealth divide, racism, and environmental degradation.
Pin for Later: 2014 Must Reads: The 100+ Best Books of the Year Uganda Be Kidding Me Chelsea Handler's back with another book, Uganda Be Kidding Me, this time sharing her hilarious, outrageous stories from traveling the world.