Stone: The Everything Store

Cover for Stone, The Everything Store

The inside story of Amazon and the man behind it’s birth, Jeff Bezos. Winner of the Financial Times and Goldman Sachs Business Book of the Year 2013. From the book: “Bezos concluded that a true everything store would be impractical – at least at the beginning. He made a list of twenty possible product categories, including computer […]

Athill: Stet

Cover of Athill, Stet: An Editors Life

A memoir of a literary editor’s career and her work with authors such as V. S. Naipaul and Jean Rhys. “A publishing firm is a complicated business which has to buy, sell and manufacture or cause to be manufactured. What it buys and sells is products of people’s imaginations, the materials for making books, and a variety of […]