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The Phone Book: The Curious History of the Book That Everyone Uses But No One Reads

Ammon Shea is not your typical thirtysomething book enthusiast.


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Its a Myth: NASA’s Million Dollar Pen

There’s a popular myth that NASA spent “millions”


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How to Make $100,000 with an Amazon Kindle Book

…with a $9.99 Kindle download price, the author sees $6.98 in revenue (Kindle Direct Publishing has a 70/30 revenue split in most major territories, including the United States.


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Books: Work Your Way Around The World

Most of these kind of books are a bunch of hand-waving generalities, or out of date particulars; this one is very specific and very current.


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A Little Inspiration For Inventors Of All Ages

I write magazine articles for the general public and non-fiction books for middle grade and young adult readers.


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It’s a Jetsons World

The Jetsons’ world is our world: explosive technological advances, entrenched bourgeois culture, a culture of enterprise that is the very font of the good life.


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Millions from eBooks!

If you’re an indie writer, you get to sell books at a price way, way lower than what a Traditional Publisher can sell at.


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A Rethinking of Stone Soup

One of my favorite parables is about a man who arrives in a village with what he claims is a magic stone.


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What I’m Reading: Factory Man

If you liked Moneyball, you’ll love “Factory Man: How One Furniture Maker Battled Offshoring, Stayed Local – and Helped Save an American Town” – it’s like Moneyball with furniture.


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Insights from a Franchise Insider

In Insights from a Franchise Insider, author Bill Hunt shares insights from his 25 year career opening and supporting international franchises around the world.