Two ICM/Sagalyn authors, Eric Liu and Robert Putnam, are speakers at the 2015 Aspen Ideas Festival. Click the image above to hear Liu speak on another ICM/Sagalyn author, E.D. Hirsch, in his talk What Every American Should Know.
Greg McKeown’s Essentialism (or, in Japanese, エッセンシャル思考 最少の時間で成果を最大にする) has won the Bookstores’ Choice Award for the 2015 Japanese Business Book Awards!
Timothy Shriver’s Fully Alive: Discovering What Matters Most won a Christopher Award, presented to authors, artists, and directors whose work “affirms the highest values of the human spirit.” View the citation at the Christopher Awards Website.
Reviewers are calling Our Kids author Robert Putnam the “poet laureate of civil society” (New York Times Sunday Book Review) and “an Old Testament prophet with charts” (Washington Post Wonkblog). Both features recommend the book.
An Amazon Editors’ Top Pick for the Best Books of March. Also named were Francine Mathews’s Too Bad To Die in the ‘Thriller’ category and Robert Putnam’s Our Kids in the ‘Business & Leadership’ category.
Francine Mathews’s upcoming novel was Playboy Magazine’s Book of the Month, receiving the prestigious “Four Bunnies” rating.
Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg announced the inaugural selection of his new book club: Moises Naím’s THE END OF POWER. The choice prompted a flurry of attention for the 2013 title.
NPR’s Morning Edition featured Eric Liu, discussing his recent book A CHINAMAN’S CHANCE with NPR’s Steve Inskeep.
The Society of Midland Authors names Rick Atkinson’s THE GUNS AT LAST LIGHT the best non-fiction book of 2013.