There are countless Business Fiction courses, tutorials, articles available online, but for some, having a book is still a necessity to learn. This is an up-to-date list of recommended books.
- The Family Business (2013)
- How to Improvise a Full-Length Play: The Art of Spontaneous Theater (2007)
- Monkey Business (2008)
- Rebels In Hell (1986)
- Las Cuatro Obsesiones De UN Ejecutivo : El Reto Del Nuevo Lider Pasa Por Una Excelente Claridad Organizacional / Four Obsessions of an Extraordinary … Claridad Organizacional (Spanish Edition) (2002)
- The Fifth Risk: Undoing Democracy (2019)
- Brand New Readers Red Set (2003)
- It Ain’t My Business (2011)
- A Magical Fairy World: A step-by-step drawing & story book (Watch Me Draw) (2010)
- The Writer’s Legal Guide, Fourth Edition (2013)
- Day Zero: A Jericho Quinn Thriller (2015)
- Spooky Business (Jane Garbo Mysteries) (2017)
- Wicked Business: A Lizzy and Diesel Novel (Lizzy & Diesel) (2012)
- Exploring Capitalist Fiction: Business through Literature and Film (2014)
The Family Business (2013)
L. C. Duncan has run his successful car dealership in Jamaica, Queens, for more than 30 years, but when the recession hits and the competition gets a little rough, some say it’s time for him to retire. Palm trees and golf sound like fun, but L.C. still has a few tricks up his sleeve. Which one of his kids can he trust to run the family business? Paris could give any supermodel a run for her money.
How to Improvise a Full-Length Play: The Art of Spontaneous Theater (2007)
Forget the script and get on the stage! In How to Improvise a Full-Length Play, actors, playwrights, directors, theater-group leaders, and teachers will find everything they need to know to create comedy, tragedy, melodrama, and farce, with no scripts, no scenarios, and no preconceived characters. Author Kenn Adams presents a step-by-step method for long-form improvisation, covering plot structure, storytelling, character development, symbolism, and advanced scene work.
Monkey Business (2008)
From a fish opening a ?can of worms? to a tap-dancing octopus putting his ?best foot forward,? these familiar idioms are re-imagined by award-winner Wallace Edwards in hilarious and unexpected ways. To help readers ?stay on the ball,? the idioms are used in a sentence that accompanies each illustration, and the meaning of each idiom is explained at the end of the book.
Rebels In Hell (1986)
All of Hell is in revolt as Gilgamesh, Alexander the Great, Julius Caesar, and the other damned, turn rebel, in this collection of stories by such science fiction masters as Robert Silverberg, Janet Morris, C.J.
Las Cuatro Obsesiones De UN Ejecutivo : El Reto Del Nuevo Lider Pasa Por Una Excelente Claridad Organizacional / Four Obsessions of an Extraordinary … Claridad Organizacional (Spanish Edition) (2002)
A fable of leadership uses the story of a ficional executive to illustrate four key disciplines–building a leadership team, creating and over-communicationg organizational clarity, and reinforcement by human systems. #2,775,908 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #9714 in Motivational Management & Leadership #291 in Commercial Policy #9230 in Business Motivation & Self-Improvement (Books) Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product, would you like to ?
The Fifth Risk: Undoing Democracy (2019)
“A hymn to the ‘deep state,’ which is revealed as nothing more than people who know what they’re talking about.”― Cory Doctorow, Boing BoingThe morning after Trump was elected president, the people who ran the US Department of Energy waited to brief the administration’s transition team on the agency it would soon be running. Nobody appeared.
Brand New Readers Red Set (2003)
We’ve taken our most popular Brand New Reader titles and have added loads of kid- and parent-friendly extras to bring you two outstanding Brand New Reader collections!Unlike most reading programs, Brand New Readers are short, funny stories written by award-winning authors, full of bright, colorful artwork by illustrators kids know and love.
It Ain’t My Business (2011)
Janice West and Sheila Jenkins, the tag team of gossip, are back again in the sequel to the best-selling novel I Ain’t Gonna Gossip in Church No More. The fun and laughter is nonstop as they travel to Dallas, Texas, for an international church conference. What could possibly go wrong? Whether it’s the choir director and piano player battling for musical supremacy or a child getting into grown folks business, no one will be exempt from the chaos and confusion.
A Magical Fairy World: A step-by-step drawing & story book (Watch Me Draw) (2010)
Watch Me Draw a Magical Fairy World tells the story of Lily, an endearing little fairy who faces quite the predicament when she loses her magic wand! Luckily, Lily has plenty of magical friends who can help.
The Writer’s Legal Guide, Fourth Edition (2013)
In an increasingly digitized and complex publishing world, writers need to know how to protect themselves against copyright infringement, legal trouble, and unwise concessions to publishers. Still the author’s foremost advocate for copyright protection, fair contracts, and free expression, the Authors Guild has once again partnered with Allworth Press to update this invaluable reference.
Day Zero: A Jericho Quinn Thriller (2015)
“Awesome.” –Brad Thor Special agent Jericho Quinn is a wanted man. Suspected of murder and marked for death by a network of conspirators embedded in the White House, Quinn knows he has to get out of the country–fast–before a team of contract killers find him and his daughter. To set things right at home, he’ll have to take a nonstop flight from Anchorage, Alaska, to Vladivostok, Russia, aboard a massive Airbus A380.
Spooky Business (Jane Garbo Mysteries) (2017)
Jane Garbo returns home to Shimmerfield, only to discover chaos: the haunted house is populated by real vampires, ghosts, and skeletons. In other words, the place is exactly how she left it.Jane Garbo has tried to live a normal life, but given that she’s a witch, that just isn’t possible.
Wicked Business: A Lizzy and Diesel Novel (Lizzy & Diesel) (2012)
When Harvard University English professor and dyed-in-the-wool romantic Gilbert Reedy is mysteriously murdered and thrown off his fourth-floor balcony, Lizzy and Diesel take up his twenty-year quest for the Luxuria Stone, an ancient relic believed by some to be infused with the power of lust.
Exploring Capitalist Fiction: Business through Literature and Film (2014)
Fiction, including novels, plays, and films, can be a powerful force in educating students and employees in ways that lectures, textbooks, articles, case studies, and other traditional teaching approaches cannot.
Best Business Fiction Books That You Need
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Leadership Philosophy in the Fiction of C.S. Lewis
Author(s): Aaron Perry
ID: 2878753, Publisher: Springer International Publishing;Palgrave Macmillan, Year: 2020, Size: 2 Mb, Format: pdf
Science Fiction and Speculative Fiction: Challenging Genres
Author(s): P. L. Thomas
ID: 2508328, Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media, Year: 2013, Size: 2 Mb, Format: pdf
The Business of Science Fiction: Two Insiders Discuss Writing and Publishing
Author(s): Mike Resnick, Barry N. Malzberg
ID: 547841, Publisher: , Year: 2010, Size: 11 Mb, Format: pdf
Please note that this booklist is not final. Some books are truly chart-busters according to Los Angeles Times, others are drafted by unknown writers. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant books you could recommend? Drop a comment if you have any feedback on the list.