As predicted, Walter Isaacson’s ‘Steve Jobs’ biography is Amazon’s best-selling book of 2011. It is remarkable considering that ‘Steve Jobs’ is only released in late October. The biography is an interesting read into the man for fans and non-fans alike.
‘Steve Jobs’ at Amazon.com
Steve Jobs: A Biography by Walter Isaacson is the first authorized biography which was reported to release March 6, 2012. However Barnes & Noble has updated the release date to Nov 21, 2011, together with an overview and book cover as above.
Based on more than forty interviews with Jobs conducted over two years as well as interviews with more than a hundred family members, friends, adversaries, competitors, and colleagues this book chronicles the rollercoaster life and searingly intense personality of a creative entrepreneur whose passion for perfection and ferocious drive revolutionized six industries: personal computers, animated movies, music, phones, tablet computing, and digital publishing.
Published by Simon & Schuster, the book will be 448 pages long. Amazon.com has updated the book cover but the available date remains at March 6, 2012.
Pre-order Steve Jobs: A Biography hardcopy or Kindle edition at Amazon.com
Originally titled “iSteve: The Book of Jobs” by publisher Simon & Schuster, the only authorized biography of Steve Jobs is now renamed by its author Walter Issacson to a more elegant title “Steve Jobs: A Biography”.
The title will be released on March 6, 2012 but already its pre-order has pushed the title into top 20 for best selling business titles on Amazon.com.
Pre-order Steve Jobs: A Biography hardcopy or Kindle edition on Amazon.com
Simon & Schuster announced Sunday that the long-rumored authorized biography of Steve Jobs “iSteve: The Book of Jobs” will be published in early 2012. Written by Walter Isaacson, this is the first book on Steve Jobs with the man’s authorization and participation.
“This is the perfect match of subject and author, and it is certain to be a landmark book about one of the world’s greatest innovators,” Jonathan Karp, publisher of Simon & Schuster, said in a statement. “Just as he did with Einstein and Benjamin Franklin, Walter Isaacson is telling a unique story of revolutionary genius.”
Via ABC News