Winner of the Financial Times and Goldman Sachs Business Book of the Year Award
Though Amazon.com started off in a garage delivering books through the mail, its visionary founder, Jeff Bezos, was never content with being just a bookseller. He wanted Amazon to become ‘the everything store’, offering limitless selection and seductive convenience at disruptively low prices. To achieve that end, he developed a corporate culture of relentless ambition and secrecy that’s never been cracked. Until now…
The everything store tells the revolutionary, no-holds-barred, true story of the global giant which has transformed retail in the same way as Henry Ford revolutionised manufacturing.
A masterclass in deeply researched investigative financial journalism ... riveting.Tim Waterstone, The Times
Stone has done a remarkable job in a way that Bezos would appreciate – by working very hard. John Gapper, Financial Times
Scrupulously researched... If only all business books were as readable as this one -- Ian King. The Times Books of the Year