Fall 2019 Avid Reader Press Catalog
Pub Month: September 2019
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TitleThe Only Plane in the Sky
AuthorGraff, Garrett M
Sub-ImprintAvid Reader press
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1HISTORY / United States/21st Century
Category Full 2HISTORY / Military/United States
Category Full 3POLITICAL SCIENCE / Terrorism
ISBN-139781501182204
On Sale09/10/19
US Price$30
CDN Price$39.99
Pages512
Cover StatusFinal
#1 NATIONAL BESTSELLER

“This is history at its most immediate and moving…A marvelous and memorable book.” —Jon Meacham

“Remarkable…A priceless civic gift…On page after page, a reader will encounter words that startle, or make him angry, or heartbroken.” —The Wall Street Journal

“Visceral...I repeatedly cried…This book captures the emotions and unspooling horror of the day.” —NPR

“Had me turning each page with my heart in my throat…There’s been a lot written about 9/11, but nothing like this. I urge you to read it.” —Katie Couric

The first comprehensive oral history of September 11, 2001—a panoramic narrative woven from the voices of Americans on the front lines of an unprecedented national trauma.
TitleWhat It Takes
AuthorSchwarzman, Stephen A.
Sub-ImprintAvid Reader press
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Business
Category Full 2BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Entrepreneurship
Category Full 3BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Finance/Wealth Management
ISBN-139781501158148
On Sale09/17/19
US Price$30
CDN Price$39.99
Pages384
Cover StatusFinal
From Blackstone chairman, CEO, and co-founder Stephen A. Schwarzman, a long-awaited book that uses impactful episodes from Schwarzman's life to show readers how to build, transform, and lead thriving organizations. Whether you are a student, entrepreneur, philanthropist, executive, or simply someone looking for ways to maximize your potential, the same lessons apply.