Cirque Du Freak Book
Score: 3.5
From 55 Ratings

Cirque Du Freak

  • Author : Darren Shan
  • Publisher : HarperCollins UK
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Genre: Best friends
  • Pages : 192
  • ISBN 10 : 9780006754169

Cirque Du Freak Book Description :

Book 1 of The Saga of Darren ShanA New York Times Bestseller Cirque Du Freak is the frightening saga of a young boy whose visit to a mysterious freak show leads him on a journey into a dark world of vampires. Author Darren Shan's vivid detail and original voice will have young readers glued to their seats in terror. Filled with grotesque creatures, murderous vampires, and a petrifying ending, Cirque Du Freak will chill, thrill, and leave readers begging for more.

The Tipping Point Book
Score: 3.5
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The Tipping Point

  • Author : Malcolm Gladwell
  • Publisher : Little, Brown
  • Release Date : 2006-11-01
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages : 288
  • ISBN 10 : 9780759574731

The Tipping Point Book Description :

Discover Malcolm Gladwell's breakthrough debut and explore the science behind viral trends in business, marketing, and human behavior. The tipping point is that magic moment when an idea, trend, or social behavior crosses a threshold, tips, and spreads like wildfire. Just as a single sick person can start an epidemic of the flu, so too can a small but precisely targeted push cause a fashion trend, the popularity of a new product, or a drop in the crime rate. This widely acclaimed bestseller, in which Malcolm Gladwell explores and brilliantly illuminates the tipping point phenomenon, is already changing the way people throughout the world think about selling products and disseminating ideas.

Tipping Points Book
Score: 1
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Tipping Points

  • Author : Liz Wheeler
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2019-08-06
  • Genre: Political Science
  • Pages : 256
  • ISBN 10 : 9781621579649

Tipping Points Book Description :

NATIONAL BESTSELLER "Terrific." — BEN SHAPIRO "Outstanding." — DANA LOESCH The Left is on the attack, and the war for our country is at a crucial tipping point. Liberals know they’re within reach of radically transforming America. They don’t like the U.S. Constitution. They’re allergic to Americans’ “gun culture.” They find our faith and our devotion to family distasteful. And our commitment to liberty positively sends them into a panic. As soon as the Democrats get power anywhere, they stand ready to throw our God-given rights under the bus of political correctness, transgender insanity, and socialism (the economic system that always promises equality and utopia, but somehow always delivers resentment, poverty, and decay). So how can we tip the momentum back in our favor? How can we fight effectively for freedom, the U.S. Constitution, limited government, faith and family, and the survival of the American Republic? Liz Wheeler to the rescue! The popular host of One America News Network’s "Tipping Point with Liz Wheeler" is a brilliant and highly effective debater who shows how we can go on the rhetorical attack against the Left—and win—with a multi-technique program for catching the Left in their inconsistencies and under-handed schemes and skewering them for their bold-faced lies. In Tipping Points: How to Topple the Left’s House of Cards, Liz Wheeler identifies the five “Tipping Points” where liberals are poised to win, trains you in her proven debating techniques, and deputizes you to take up arms in the fight for our nation’s heart and soul. It’s training you need right now, today. Our country is at a tipping point. And make no mistake—if the Left isn’t defeated, they’re taking down America.

The Tipping Point Book

The Tipping Point

  • Author : Malcolm Gladwell
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Genre: Causation
  • Pages : 279
  • ISBN 10 : 0349114463

The Tipping Point Book Description :

THE TIPPING POINT is the biography of an idea, and the idea is quite simple. It is that many of the problems we face - from crime to teenage delinquency to traffic jams - behave like epidemics. They aren't linear phenomena in the sense that they steadily and predictably change according to the level of effort brought to bear against them. They are capable of sudden and dramatic changes in direction. Years of well-intentioned intervention may have no impact at all, yet the right intervention - at just the right time - can start a cascade of change. Many of the social ills that face us today, in other words, are as inherently volatile as the epidemics that periodically sweep through the human population: little things can cause them to 'tip' at any time and if we want to understand how to confront and solve them we have to understand what those 'Tipping Points' are. In this revolutionary new study, Malcolm Gladwell explores the ramifications of this. Not simply for politicians and policy-makers, his method provides a new way of viewing everyday experience and enables us to develop strategies for everything from raising a child to running a company.

The Tipping Point Book

The Tipping Point

  • Author : Boulet
  • Publisher : Humanoids Inc
  • Release Date : 2016-01-13
  • Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels
  • Pages : 69
  • ISBN 10 : 9781594656835

The Tipping Point Book Description :

14 international creators—all renowned and all unique—present 13 short stories in this love letter to the endless possibilities of sequential art in all its forms.

Tipping Point for Planet Earth Book

Tipping Point for Planet Earth

  • Author : Anthony D. Barnosky
  • Publisher : Macmillan
  • Release Date : 2016-04-26
  • Genre: Nature
  • Pages : 224
  • ISBN 10 : 9781466852013

Tipping Point for Planet Earth Book Description :

Four people are born every second of every day. Conservative estimates suggest that there will be 10 billion people on Earth by 2050. That is billions more than the natural resources of our planet can sustain without big changes in how we use and manage them. So what happens when vast population growth endangers the world’s food supplies? Or our water? Our energy needs, climate, or environment? Or the planet’s biodiversity? What happens if some or all of these become critical at once? Just what is our future? In Tipping Point for Planet Earth, world-renowned scientists Anthony Barnosky and Elizabeth Hadly explain the growing threats to humanity as the planet edges toward resource wars for remaining space, food, oil, and water. And as they show, these wars are not the nightmares of a dystopian future, but are already happening today. Finally, they ask: at what point will inaction lead to the break-up of the intricate workings of the global society? The planet is in danger now, but the solutions, as Barnosky and Hadly show, are still available. We still have the chance to avoid the tipping point and to make the future better. But this window of opportunity will shut within ten to twenty years. Tipping Point for Planet Earth is the wake-up call we need.

The Tipping Point Book

The Tipping Point

  • Author : Frederic P. Miller
  • Publisher : Alphascript Publishing
  • Release Date : 2010-10-03
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages : 116
  • ISBN 10 : 6132900144

The Tipping Point Book Description :

Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference is a book by Malcolm Gladwell, first published by Little Brown in 2000. Tipping points are the levels at which the momentum for change becomes unstoppable. Gladwell defines a tipping point as a sociological term: the moment of critical mass, the threshold, the boiling point. The book seeks to explain and describe the mysterious sociological changes that mark everyday life. As Gladwell states, Ideas and products and messages and behaviors spread like viruses do. The examples of such changes in his book include the rise in popularity and sales of Hush Puppies shoes in the mid-1990s and the precipitous drop in the New York City crime rate after 1990. Gladwell describes the three rules of epidemics (or the three agents of change) in the tipping points of epidemics.

Tipping Point Book

Tipping Point

  • Author : Jimmy Evans
  • Publisher : XO Publishing
  • Release Date : 2020-07-07
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages : 280
  • ISBN 10 : 9781950113361

Tipping Point Book Description :

The prophetic clock is ticking. We are living in tumultuous times. From corrupt world politics to global pandemics to an unprecedented rebellion against God and His Word, humanity has reached a critical stage. What happens next? In this eye-opening book, Jimmy Evans examines biblical prophecies about the end times and points to their unmistakable parallels with today’s world. With clear, insightful analysis of Scripture, he answers many common questions, such as: • Are we living in the end times? • How should Believers respond to increasing immorality? • Will Christians go through the Tribulation? • What role does Israel play in God’s prophetic plan? • Are COVID-19 and other world events announcing the imminent return of Jesus? Ultimately, Tipping Point will help you understand current events with confidence. There is no going back, but hope and peace are possible as God’s plan unfolds and we approach the end of the age. Jimmy Evans is senior pastor of Gateway Church in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex and holds an honorary doctorate of literature from The King’s University. In addition to authoring more than seventeen books, Jimmy has studied eschatology for more than 45 years and is passionate about helping believers find hope, peace, and encouragement in the Word of God.

Beyond the Tipping Point Book

Beyond the Tipping Point

  • Author : Milan Topolovec
  • Publisher : Lulu Press, Inc
  • Release Date : 2016-02-26
  • Genre: Self-Help
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781329864719

Beyond the Tipping Point Book Description :

Beyond the Tipping Point will likely bring to mind Malcolm Gladwell’s seminal book, and the lessons that you have tried to apply in your daily life. However, while Gladwell implies that paying it forward will eventually pay off, the reality is that most people in today’s business world are not willing to pay it forward. This book takes you Beyond The Tipping Point, by not only showing you how to build relationships, but how you can make them work to the mutual benefit of all stakeholders - including yourself.

The Tipping Point Summary Book

The Tipping Point Summary

  • Author : Ez- Summary
  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Release Date : 2017-03-08
  • Genre:
  • Pages : 36
  • ISBN 10 : 1544269420

The Tipping Point Summary Book Description :

The Tipping Point: A Complete Summary! The Tipping Point, also known by its full name, The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference, is another excellent work by Malcolm Gladwell. He is already known for his five non-fiction novels, and is also a regular contributor to the New York Times. One of the most significant things about Gladwell is that he is a man of detail; this is visible through all of his work. The author is also famous for collecting stories and compiling them into one whole, searching for the moments where the stories will intersect so that he can explain how so many things are connected. In this book Gladwell compares the idea of a virus with what he actually intends to talk about, information, and how both of these reach a point where they "tip." I am certain that after reading this book many readers will have far better insight into how information "roams" throughout the world. After reading this book, we will surely have more knowledge about what one piece of information can do to society when it is released in just the right way, which is exactly what the author intended for us to learn. The Tipping Point is not just a book filled with anecdotes, mixed together with knowledge from sociology, psychology and journalism. It is, in addition, like many of Gladwell's other books, an inspiration. An inspiration for learning and trying something new and, in this case, try something that we may have thought was not really that important. Here Is A Preview Of What You Will Get: - A summarized version of the book. - You will find the book analyzed to further strengthen your knowledge. - Fun multiple choice quizzes, along with answers to help you learn about the book. Get a copy, and learn everything about The Tipping Point.

Summary Analysis Of The Tipping Point Book

Summary Analysis Of The Tipping Point

  • Author : Printright
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2020-08-12
  • Genre:
  • Pages : 26
  • ISBN 10 : 9798674778264

Summary Analysis Of The Tipping Point Book Description :

SYNOPSIS: The Tірріng Pоіnt discusses whу certain іdеаѕ, рrоduсtѕ аnd bеhаvіоrѕ ѕрrеаd like еріdеmісѕ аnd what wе can dо tо соnѕсіоuѕlу trіggеr аnd have соntrоl оvеr such epidemics. ABOUT THЕ AUTHОR: Mаlсоlm Glаdwеll is a jоurnаlіѕt and thе аuthоr of five bеѕt-ѕеllіng bооkѕ, іnсludіng Blіnk: Thе Pоwеr оf Thіnkіng Wіthоut Thіnkіng and Outliers: Thе Story оf Suссеѕѕ.DISCLAIMER: This book is a SUMMARY. It is meant to be a companion, not a replacement, to the original book. Please note that this summary is not authorized, licensed, approved, or endorsed by the author or publisher of the main book. The author of this summary is wholly responsible for the content of this summary and is not associated with the original author or publisher of the main book. If you'd like to purchase the original book, kindly search for the title in the search box.

Beyond The Tipping Point Book

Beyond The Tipping Point

  • Author : Doug Hellie
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2020-09-07
  • Genre:
  • Pages : 106
  • ISBN 10 : 9798683570118

Beyond The Tipping Point Book Description :

In the fall of 2028, Jay Palma, the detested White House incumbent, is desperate for a second term and will commit any crime to attain it. With his popular running mate, Al Morse, absent from public view, Palma's rivals smell blood. Overseas, a hollowed-out U.S. military can no longer counter China and Iran, but no one in Washington seems to care. Beyond the Beltway and its self-centered jockeying, federal authority is under challenge by restive states sensing a coming collapse. Texas has launched its own gold-backed currency, creating a rival to the dollar as the Lone Star state edges towards secession. Against this grim backdrop, honorable and courageous people still exist, from soldiers preparing for deployment abroad to a compromised Secretary of the Treasury finding his integrity after losing it long ago. As the conflict between good and evil intensifies, the nation's fate hangs in the balance.

Tipping Point Book

Tipping Point

  • Author : Michael Clarke
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release Date : 2019-11-28
  • Genre: Political Science
  • Pages : 328
  • ISBN 10 : 9781788319201

Tipping Point Book Description :

Britain is facing big security challenges in the 2020s. The decade to come will not be as favourable as the two past decades. For a country as 'globalised' as Britain, security challenges cover a wide spectrum - from terrorism, international crime and cyber attack through to the prospects of war in its own continent or even, again, for its own survival. Brexit has entered these equations and turned them into a political tipping point, from which there is no hiding and no turning back. Tipping Point looks at the immediate and long-term security challenges Britain faces - from security and foreign policy to the crisis of liberal democracy - as well as Britain's security capabilities.

The Nuclear Tipping Point Book

The Nuclear Tipping Point

  • Author : Kurt M. Campbell
  • Publisher : Brookings Institution Press
  • Release Date : 2005-06-22
  • Genre: Political Science
  • Pages : 367
  • ISBN 10 : 0815796595

The Nuclear Tipping Point Book Description :

More than half a century after the advent of the nuclear age, is the world approaching a tipping point that will unleash an epidemic of nuclear proliferation? Today many of the building blocks of a nuclear arsenal—scientific and engineering expertise, precision machine tools, software, design information—are more readily available than ever before. The nuclear pretensions of so-called rogue states and terrorist organizations are much discussed. But how firm is the resolve of those countries that historically have chosen to forswear nuclear weapons? A combination of changes in the international environment could set off a domino effect, with countries scrambling to develop nuclear weapons so as not to be left behind—or to develop nuclear "hedge" capacities that would allow them to build nuclear arsenals relatively quickly, if necessary. Th e Nuclear Tipping Point examines the factors, both domestic and transnational, that shape nuclear policy. The authors, distinguished scholars and foreign policy practitioners with extensive government experience, develop a framework for understanding why certain countries may originally have decided to renounce nuclear weapons—and pinpoint some more recent country-specific factors that could give them cause to reconsider. Case studies of eight long-term stalwarts of the nonproliferation regime—Egypt, Germany, Japan, Saudi Arabia, South Korea, Syria, Turkey, and Taiwan—flesh out this framework and show how even these countries might be pushed over the edge of a nuclear tipping point. The authors offer prescriptions that would both prevent such countries from reconsidering their nuclear option and avert proliferation by others. The stakes are enormous and success is far from assured. To keep the tipping point beyond reach, the authors argue, the international community will have to act with unity, imagination, and strength, and Washington's leadership will be essential. Contributors include Leon Feurth, George Washington

Talking to Strangers Book
Score: 4
From 20 Ratings

Talking to Strangers

  • Author : Malcolm Gladwell
  • Publisher : Little, Brown
  • Release Date : 2019-09-10
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages : 400
  • ISBN 10 : 9780316535625

Talking to Strangers Book Description :

A Best Book of the Year: The Financial Times, Bloomberg, Chicago Tribune, and Detroit Free Pres Malcolm Gladwell, host of the podcast Revisionist History and author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Outliers, offers a powerful examination of our interactions with strangers -- and why they often go wrong. How did Fidel Castro fool the CIA for a generation? Why did Neville Chamberlain think he could trust Adolf Hitler? Why are campus sexual assaults on the rise? Do television sitcoms teach us something about the way we relate to each other that isn't true? While tackling these questions, Malcolm Gladwell was not solely writing a book for the page. He was also producing for the ear. In the audiobook version of Talking to Strangers, you'll hear the voices of people he interviewed--scientists, criminologists, military psychologists. Court transcripts are brought to life with re-enactments. You actually hear the contentious arrest of Sandra Bland by the side of the road in Texas. As Gladwell revisits the deceptions of Bernie Madoff, the trial of Amanda Knox, and the suicide of Sylvia Plath, you hear directly from many of the players in these real-life tragedies. There's even a theme song - Janelle Monae's "Hell You Talmbout." Something is very wrong, Gladwell argues, with the tools and strategies we use to make sense of people we don't know. And because we don't know how to talk to strangers, we are inviting conflict and misunderstanding in ways that have a profound effect on our lives and our world.