Books by Po Bronson

NON-FICTION
Released: Feb. 19, 2013

"Illuminating and entertaining, with some surprising insights from current research in neuroscience and endocrinology."
Bronson and Merryman (Nurtureshock: New Thinking About Children, 2010, etc.) combine forces again to debunk truisms of positive psychology. Read full book review >
NON-FICTION
Released: Sept. 3, 2009

"A skilled, accessible presentation of scientific research in layman's language."
A provocative collection of essays popularizing recent research that challenges conventional wisdom about raising children. Read full book review >
NON-FICTION
Released: Nov. 15, 2005

"What was intended to be inspiring and moving too often becomes ponderous and tedious."
The stories of 20 ordinary people who have survived challenging family experiences, culled from 700 interviews by novelist and business-writer Bronson (What Should I Do With My Life, 2003, etc.). Read full book review >
NON-FICTION
Released: Jan. 2, 2003

"Well-researched, engaging stories struggling under the weight of cloying commentary."
A long walk, composed of short vignettes, through the career decisions of 50 professional Americans. Read full book review >
NON-FICTION
Released: July 1, 1999

"While Internet stocks are ballooning, so are books about the players. Here's a strong entry in the genre, savvy and clever."
The growing subspecialty of business books that deals with the brainiac talents and picaresque entrepreneurs of Silicon Valley is upgraded to version 2.0 with this knowledgeable communiqué from cyberspace. Read full book review >
THE FIRST $20 MILLION IS ALWAYS THE HARDEST by Po Bronson
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 1, 1997

"Not without a few bright spots, but Louis B. Mayer was right: In most cases, messages are best left to Western Union. (Author tour)"
Bestselling Bronson's (Bombardiers, 1995) stab at capturing and conveying the high-tech angsts and ecstasies of California's Santa Clara (a.k.a. Read full book review >
BOMBARDIERS by Po Bronson
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 1, 1995

"Required reading for everyone else, just because it's so much fun. (Author tour)"
A vicious, hilarious satire of bond traders and, by extension, the prevailing mindset of corporate America. Read full book review >