Score: 4.5
From 379 Ratings

The Hard Thing About Hard Things


  • Author: Ben Horowitz
  • Release Date : 2014-03-04
  • Genre: Management & Leadership
  • File Size: 1614328 Bytes


Ben Horowitz, cofounder of Andreessen Horowitz and one of Silicon Valley's most respected and experienced entrepreneurs, offers essential advice on building and running a startup—practical wisdom for managing the toughest problems business school doesn’t cover, based on his popular ben’s blog.While many people talk about how great it is to start a business, very few are honest about how difficult it is to run one. Ben Horowitz analyzes the problems that confront leaders every day, sharing the insights he’s gained developing, managing, selling, buying, investing in, and supervising technology companies. A lifelong rap fanatic, he amplifies business lessons with lyrics from his favorite songs, telling it straight about everything from firing fr...

Score: 4.5
From 123 Ratings

Setting the Table


  • Author: Danny Meyer
  • Release Date : 2009-10-13
  • Genre: Industries & Professions
  • File Size: 2111641 Bytes


The bestselling business book from award-winning restauranteur Danny Meyer, of Union Square Cafe, Gramercy Tavern, and Shake ShackSeventy-five percent of all new restaurant ventures fail, and of those that do stick around, only a few become icons. Danny Meyer started Union Square Cafe when he was 27, with a good idea and hopeful investors. He is now the co-owner of a restaurant empire. How did he do it? How did he beat the odds in one of the toughest trades around? In this landmark book, Danny shares the lessons he learned developing the dynamic philosophy he calls Enlightened Hospitality. The tenets of that philosophy, which emphasize strong in-house relationships as well as customer satisfaction, are applicable to anyone who works in any business. ...

Christmas in the Manger Board Book
Score: 3.5
From 4 Ratings

Christmas in the Manger Board Book


  • Author : Nola Buck
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 1998-10-03
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780694012275


Christmas in the Manger Board Book Book Description :

The gentle beauty of the story of the first Christmas is now available as a board book. With a simple, lyrical text and radiant artwork, this book is perfect for the youngest child to be a part of the wonder of the Nativity....

Mortimer s Christmas Manger
Score: 4
From 9 Ratings

Mortimer s Christmas Manger


  • Author : Karma Wilson
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2010-11-16
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781442426399


Mortimer s Christmas Manger Book Description :

It's Christmastime, and Mortimer Mouse, unhappy in his cramped, cold hole, goes in search of a new home. He spies a nativity scene that looks just right for him, so he moves the statues out and settles himself into the manger! But when he hears the Christmas story being told and realises that the statues are of Mary, Joseph and Jesus, he understands that the crèche is meant for them and returns everything to its rightful place. Then, suddenly, a Christmas miracle occurs and Mortimer discovers a new home, at last!...

God Is in the Manger
Score: 4.5
From 4 Ratings

God Is in the Manger


  • Author : Dietrich Bonhoeffer
  • Publisher : Westminster John Knox Press
  • Release Date : 2012-09-03
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1611640717


God Is in the Manger Book Description :

These forty stirring devotions will guide and inspire readers as they move thematically through the weeks of Advent and Christmas, from waiting and mystery to redemption, incarnation, and joy. Supplemented by an informative introduction, short excerpts from Bonhoeffer's letters, and passages from Bonhoeffer's Christmas sermons, these daily reflections are timeless and moving reminders of the true meaning of Christmas. Now repackaged in a beautiful hardback edition, it makes the perfect holiday gift....

Child in the Manger

Child in the Manger


  • Author : Sinclair B. Ferguson
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2015
  • Genre: Christmas
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1848716567


Child in the Manger Book Description :

" ... [W]hat is Christmas really all about? Does it actually have any ‘meaning’? Child in the Manger – The True Meaning of Christmas sets out to explore that question. When we find the answer we realise that it isn’t only for Christmas time. So these pages are an invitation to explore what that meaning is. And if this book has come into your hands around Christmas time, may it help you to enjoy it in a new way!"--From publisher website....

The Case for Christmas
Score: 4
From 63 Ratings

The Case for Christmas


  • Author : Lee Strobel
  • Publisher : Zondervan
  • Release Date : 2009-07-27
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780310858140


The Case for Christmas Book Description :

Who was in the manger that first Christmas morning? Some say he would become a great moral leader. Others, a social critic. Still others view Jesus as a profound philosopher, a rabbi, a feminist, a prophet, and more. Many are convinced he was the divine Son of God. Who was he—really? And how can you know for sure? Consulting experts on the Bible, archaeology, and messianic prophecy, Lee Strobel searches out the true identity of the child in the manger. Join him as he asks the tough, pointed questions you’d expect from an award-winning legal journalist. If Jesus really was God in the flesh, then there ought to be credible evidence, including Eyewitness Evidence—Can the biographies of Jesus be trusted? Scientific Evidence—What does archaeology ...

Christmas in the Manger Padded Board Book

Christmas in the Manger Padded Board Book


  • Author : Nola Buck
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2018-09-18
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0062863479


Christmas in the Manger Padded Board Book Book Description :

This classic Christmas story is now available as a padded board book with a soft, padded cover and rounded edges, perfect to share with the smallest readers. With a simple, lyrical text and radiant artwork, this book is perfect for the youngest child to be introduced to the wonder of the Nativity. Parents, grandparents, and caregivers have all embraced this telling. Don't miss this gentle and beautiful book from the acclaimed team of Nola Buck and Felicia Bond....

The Manger and the Message  The Real Story of Christmas in Less Than Two Minutes

The Manger and the Message The Real Story of Christmas in Less Than Two Minutes


  • Author : Bret Nicholaus
  • Publisher : William Randall
  • Release Date : 2017-10-09
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1939532124


The Manger and the Message The Real Story of Christmas in Less Than Two Minutes Book Description :

This brief, creatively written, contemporary re-telling of the biblical Christmas story is the perfect, grace-filled way to share the Good News with family, friends, neighbors, and colleagues. Send it in the mail and let is serve as your Christmas Card....

Cat in the Manger
Score: 3.5
From 2 Ratings

Cat in the Manger


  • Author : Michael Foreman
  • Publisher : Andersen PressLtd
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1842709666


Cat in the Manger Book Description :

The wonder of the Nativity is captured through the eyes of a cat in this magical holiday classic Michael Morpurgo called "the best Christmas story since Dickens" A long time ago, in a faraway land, a cat lived in a barn. Of course, he had to share it with all the other animals: cows, goats, chickens, and mice! Then, one wintry night, the door flew open and in came a man and a woman on a donkey, to take shelter from the snow. Beautiful watercolors and the cat's simple words create a moving retelling of the story of the birth of Jesus....

Christmas in the Manger

Christmas in the Manger


  • Author : Nola Buck
  • Publisher : HarperFestival
  • Release Date : 1995-10-05
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0694008362


Christmas in the Manger Book Description :

The Christmas story is presented in a touchable format for curious young readers, inviting them to pat a donkey's soft gray fur, a ram's wooly coat, and the wise men's sparkly jewels while the tale unfolds....

The Way to the Manger

The Way to the Manger


  • Author : Jeff Land
  • Publisher : B&H Kids
  • Release Date : 2018-10-01
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781535901932


The Way to the Manger Book Description :

Christmas is a chaotic time of year. With so much focus on material gifts and the anticipation of a certain jolly visitor, parents may easily feel their children are missing the true meaning of Christmas as they count down the days until December 25. The Way to the Manger engages families with the biblical truth of Christmas through twenty-five Advent devotions that redirect children and families to their need for a Savior and the amazing gift of Jesus Christ. Sure to become a keepsake that is revisited year after year, this book also provides talking points and activities for families to enjoy together, bringing the focus of Christmas back to Jesus and family time....