Books published by Crown Pub

Becoming

Crown Publishing Group (NY) | November 13, 2018 | 400 pages
In a life filled with meaning and accomplishment, Michelle Obama has emerged as one of the most iconic and compelling women of our era. As First Lady of the United States of America, she helped create the most welcoming and inclusive White House in history. With unerring honesty and lively wit, she... More Info

Evicted

Crown Publishing Group (NY) | March 1, 2016 | 432 pages
From Harvard sociologist Matthew Desmond, a landmark work of scholarship and reportage that will forever change the way we look at poverty in America In this brilliant, heartbreaking book, Matthew Desmond takes us into the poorest neighborhoods of Milwaukee to tell the story of eight families on... More Info

In a Different Key

Crown Publishing Group (NY) | January 19, 2016 | 688 pages
Nearly seventy-five years ago, Donald Triplett of Forest, Mississippi became the first child diagnosed with autism. Beginning with his family's odyssey, In a Different Key tells the extraordinary story of this often misunderstood condition, and of the civil rights battles waged by the families of... More Info

Science Set Free

Crown Pub | September 3, 2013 | 400 pages
The author of Dogs That Know When Their Owners Come Home presents a radical reassessment of modern science that challenges 10 conventional views about a strictly material world, explaining how alternative perspectives can redefine approaches to 21st-century problems.  More Info

The Buy Side

Crown Pub | June 4, 2013 | 308 pages
"A former trader at the Galleon Group traces his high-adrenaline career through the trading underworld to reveal Wall Street's after-hours subculture of sex, drugs and cutthroat financial competitiveness as well as the ways trader personalities have played a key factor in securing lucrative deals... More Info

Confessions of a Sociopath

Crown Pub | May 14, 2013 | 288 pages
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Stuck in the Middle With You

Crown Pub | April 23, 2013 | 304 pages
Filled with incredibly insightful interviews that examine the relationships with fathers and mothers, this extraordinary memoir about gender and parenting follows the author as she transitioned from a man to a woman and from a father to a mother. 30,000 first printing.  More Info

Why Nations Fail

Crown Pub | March 20, 2012 | 529 pages
An award-winning professor of economics at MIT and a Harvard University political scientist and economist evaluate the reasons that some nations are poor while others succeed, outlining provocative perspectives that support theories about the importance of institutions.  More Info

Eat the City

Crown Pub | July 10, 2012 | 335 pages
Traces the experiences of New Yorkers who grow and produce food in bustling city environments, placing today's urban food production in a context of hundreds of years of history to explain the changing abilities of cities to feed people. 30,000 first printing.  More Info