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Also by Malcolm Gladwell:

David And Goliath, October 2013
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The Big New Yorker Book Of Dogs, November 2012
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Malcolm Gladwell, November 2011
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What The Dog Saw, October 2009
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Outliers, November 2008
Hardcover
Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking, April 2007
Paperback (reprint)
Blink, January 2005
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The Tipping Point, January 2002
Trade Size (reprint)

Outliers
Malcolm Gladwell

Why Some People Succeed And Some Don't

Little, Brown and Company
November 2008
On Sale: November 18, 2008
304 pages
ISBN: 0316017922
EAN: 9780316017923
Hardcover
$27.99
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In this stunning new book, Malcolm Gladwell takes us on an intellectual journey through the world of "outliers"--the best and the brightest, the most famous and the most successful. He asks the question: what makes high-achievers different? His answer is that we pay too much attention to what successful people are like, and too little attention to where they are from: that is, their culture, their family, their generation, and the idiosyncratic experiences of their upbringing. Along the way he explains the secrets of software billionaires, what it takes to be a great soccer player, why Asians are good at math, and what made the Beatles the greatest rock band.


Brilliant and entertaining, OUTLIERS is a landmark work that will simultaneously delight and illuminate.

Media Buzz

Good Morning Texas - Buy The Book - June 30, 2014
60 Minutes - July 8, 2012
Today - February 21, 2009
Good Morning America - December 22, 2008
Today - December 20, 2008
Charlie Rose - December 19, 2008
Early Show - December 16, 2008
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Anderson Cooper 360 - November 20, 2008
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Colbert Report - November 17, 2008

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