They've announced that Brad Stone's Amazon.com-book, The Everything Store has won this year's £30,000 Financial Times and Goldman Sachs Business Book of the Year Award. (A rare award-winning non-fiction title actually under review at the complete review -- though if this is all it takes to take business-book-of-the-year-honors neither I nor you are missing much.)
The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon is a book by Brad Stone about the rise of Amazon as a retailer. The book is available to purchase online, fittingly enough, from Amazon. Amazon.com started off delivering books through the mail. But its visionary founder, Jeff Bezos, wasn’t content with being a bookseller. […]
Journalist Brad Stone received perhaps the most high profile one-star Amazon review of all time yesterday when Mackenzie Bezos posted a takedown of Stone’s new book about her husband, The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon. Today,...Show More Summary
In The Everything Store, Brad Stone's new chronicling of Jeff Bezos, readers learn what books shaped the man. And yeah, we're guessing he bought them on Amazon. Jeff Bezos, the warrior–king of Amazon, is known for the way he bursts into a room, hates cohesion, and dresses down his employees. Read Full Story
Amazon’s first employee, Shel Kaphan, has weighed in on Brad Stone’s book “The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon,” countering MacKenzie Bezos’s one-star review with a four-star rating... Keep reading ?
Bloomberg Businessweek reporter Brad Stone has a new book on Amazon called, The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon. Amazon is not a fan of the book. Bezos' wife trashed the book with a 1-star review on Amazon. Then, Amazon...Show More Summary
Bloomberg Businessweek writer Brad Stone’s new book “The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon” made quite the splash after garnering a one-star review on Amazon from MacKenzie... Keep reading ?
While Jeff Bezos' wife, McKenzie, only gave Brad Stone's new book about Amazon one star, most critics have been much more generous about the "engrossing" The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon.
MacKenzie Bezos is not a fan of a new book about her husband, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos. The tech mogul’s spouse penned a scathing one-star review of Brad Stone’s “The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon,” a biography of the Internet giant. McKenzie Bezo’s review is title “I...
I’m grateful to MacKenzie and to every other thoughtful reviewer who shares their perspectives on my book and on this remarkable story. – Bloomberg Businessweek reporter and Jeff Bezos biographer Brad Stone, responding to a one-star review of his new book from MacKenzie Bezos, Jeff Bezos’s wife. MacKenzie Bezos wrote her review of “The Everything […]
Amazon has accused Bloomberg Businessweek writer Brad Stone of cursory fact-checking and of taking what it says is an unbalanced viewpoint in his new book about the company, The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon. InShow More Summary
A book about Amazon — “The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon” written by Bloomberg Businessweek writer Brad Stone and released last month – is quickly escalating into... Keep reading ?
Looks like Mackenzie Bezos does not like the anticipated new book about her husband, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos. Appropriately, Bezos took to Amazon to give Brad Stone’s recently released book The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and theShow More Summary
It looks like Amazon is not happy with the book Bloomberg Businessweek writer Brad Stone produced about Amazon. Earlier today, we noted that the wife of Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, MacKenzie Bezos, trashed the book with a one star review on Amazon. Show More Summary
NEW YORK (AP) — The wife of Jeff Bezos (BAY’-zohs) is giving a thumbs-down to a recent book about her husband’s company, Amazon.com Inc. On Monday, MacKenzie Bezos posted a one-star review on the Amazon page for Brad Stone’s “The Everything...Show More Summary
MacKenzie Bezos: If this were an isolated example, it might not matter, but it’s not. Everywhere I can fact check from personal knowledge, I find way too many inaccuracies, and unfortunately that casts doubt over every episode in the book. Show More Summary
Jeff Bezos' wife left a devastating review of the big new book about Amazon by Bloomberg Businessweek writer Brad Stone. On Amazon (naturally) she gave the book 1 star titling her review, "I wanted to like this book." Her complaints: Stone took a lot of liberties with the story. Show More Summary
A few weeks ago, I reviewed Brad Stone's new corporate biography of Amazon.com, The Everything Store, here on Slog. Today, a new review of the book is getting a lot of attention. According to Tech Crunch's Matthew Panzarino, the controversial...Show More Summary
Amazon was one of the first retail websites to allow negative reviews of the products that they sold to appear right in the listing. This revolutionary practice which has been mimicked earth-wide at this point was one item focused on in Brad Stone’s recent book The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon. Show More Summary
In general, "The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon" by Brad Stone has been getting pretty good reviews. Not, however, from the Amazon user MacKenzie Bezos, who gives it one star.