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Tell Us 5 Things About Your Book: ‘Reading With Patrick’

May 23, 2017 George Howard

Tell Us 5 Things About Your Book: ‘Reading With Patrick’

Michelle Kuo, the daughter of Taiwanese immigrants, was an avid young reader, and writes in her new memoir that she felt “summoned” when she read these words from the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.: “So the question is not whether we will be extremists, but what kind of extremists we will be.” ...

The death of reading is threatening the soul

October 11, 2016 Bryan Brown

The death of reading is threatening the soul

I am going through a personal crisis. I used to love reading. I am writing this blog in my office, surrounded by 27 tall bookcases laden with 5,000 books. Over the years I have read them, marked them up, and recorded the annotations in a computer database for potential references in my writing. To a large degree, they have formed my professional and spiritual life...

Author/Entrepreneur,
Emily White, On Her Book,
Interning 101

July 22, 2016 Emily White

Author/Entrepreneur, <br>Emily White, On Her Book,<br> <i>Interning 101</i>

I am beyond honored that Interning 101 will be coming out via 9GiantStepsBooks!
I first met George Howard, co-founder of 9GiantStepsBooks, when I was literally an intern; in his Record Industry class at Northeastern University as an 18-year-old student...

The Bitcoin Blockchain Just Might Save The Music Industry...If Only We Could Understand It

May 17, 2015 George Howard

The Bitcoin Blockchain Just Might Save The Music Industry...If Only We Could Understand It

The Bitcoin Blockchain just might save the music industry, but first we have to take the time to understand it. Admittedly, Bitcoin, generally, and the Blockchain, specifically, are not easily understood at first glance. However, the implications of the Bitcoin Blockchain not only for currency, but for intellectual property are too great not to expend the time and effort needed to see its applicability...