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  • Paperback: 240 pages
  • Publisher: The Domino Project (Sept. 6 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1936719282
  • ISBN-13: 978-1936719280
  • Product Dimensions: 24.1 x 20.1 x 1.8 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 699 g
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #144,818 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)


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I'm a big fan of Seth Godin, so when I heard about this initiative from his blog it was a no-brainer for me. I am happy to support a project that looks to eradicate Malaria from the continent of Africa-period.

With regard to the book I expected useful, insightful information from a varied group of business thinkers and I found exactly that-the pages are packed with great ideas. Each contributor has delivered practical food for thought and ideas on how to shake up our perception on how we work. The beauty of End Malaria is that you can pick it up, read a section (think, plan, implement or simply muse!) put it back down and return to read from another author whenever you want!

Buy it!
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Buy a book, save a life. It's that simple.

62 authors contributed useful, inspirational gems to this little book as a way to raise money to fight malaria. By May 2012, it raised over $300,000.

As Seth Godin said: "62 authors contributed their insights and their guts to this anthology. It's provoked new ideas, started conversations and saved the lives of countless kids. All because editor Michael Bungay Stanier stood up, and people listened."

Besides being a superb source of daily inspiration, it is a provocative demonstration of the power of an idea when packaged in an ebook.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Donna Karlin on Sept. 20 2011
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This book is a must-have for everyone. It's huge learning in a small package...one of those books you should read a few times, not just once and share your learning. These thought leaders approach life, business, humanity and innovation that would benefit us all. Buy a few and give them to other thought leaders and pay the learning forward. End Malaria
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By Amazon Customer on Oct. 12 2011
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An excellent book benefitting a worthy cause. Well worth reading, tons of great ideas/different perspectives to think about. And, with every purchase you're helping to make a difference (seriously - 2 children will live because you bought a copy!). Highly recommend
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Help save lives by helping yourself Sept. 6 2011
By lordlancaster - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Kindle Edition
If you're a fan of Seth Godin and other motivational, inspirational writers then you will find 'End Malaria' a real treat.

Packed full of short essays, tips and insights from over 60 of the world's leading thinkers and business brains, the purpose of this book is not only to inspire and engage the reader to bigger and better things in their own life but to actually participate in a much higher purpose by saving the lives of others.

Released on 7th September 2011 as part of 'End Malaria Day' - $20 dollars (around £12 GBP) from each physical copy sold (and the full amount of each Kindle version) will be donated to 'Malaria No More', an international advocacy organisation on a mission to end malaria-related deaths by 2015. This money will be used to pay for mosquito nets which are proven to be one of the simplest and most effective ways to reduce deaths and increase life expectancy in malaria-ridden countries.

Please buy this book and play your part in saving lives today.
21 of 23 people found the following review helpful
No Excuses Sept. 6 2011
By M. Morris - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Kindle Edition
This book contains great contributions from smart authors -- they'll inspire you to do better work, become an artist and a leader, and truly make an impact in the world. I loved it, and that's a fact. But to be honest, that's not why you should buy it.

Almost anyone reading this can spare $20. If you can't (and please think seriously about it if you think that's the case), you can afford 20 minutes of emailing and tweeting and blogging about it. Every sale of this book saves lives -- real people's lives -- and that makes it a no brainer. If 100,000 books get sold, 4 million lives get saved. You have no excuse to bow out; your internet connection suggests that your life is full of luxuries that most of us will likely take for granted. $20 is a few cups of coffee. Buy the book. Benefit from the content. And make the difference.
13 of 13 people found the following review helpful
+1 for this great book, -1 for malaria Sept. 7 2011
By Chris Guillebeau - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Paperback
Mosquitoes have always had a thing for my wife Jolie. When she contracted malaria, we lived on a hospital ship in West Africa. During two bed-ridden weeks, she was well-cared for--eventually making a complete recovery and remembering to wear bug spray more often. Unfortunately, many others aren't as lucky. Let's end malaria for everyone. This book can help.
6 of 6 people found the following review helpful
Change the world and yourself Sept. 7 2011
By Carter B. Gibson - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Kindle Edition
Read down the list of 62 authors contributing essays to this book. Did you? If you are like me then you have probably read books by at least 20 of these people, follow all of them on Twitter, and read and tag nearly every blog post they produce. This is a fantastic collection of wisdom from some of the brightest minds thinking today. This alone is worth the price of admission. I've already pulled a few nuggets of wisdom from these pages and that was just a cursory pass.

Knowledge and improvement aside, this book also adds the component of social good. The vast majority of the money earned on this book (100% of the Kindle addition!) goes to fight Malaria. How can you do better today than saving a life?

Help others, improve your life, and buy this book!
5 of 5 people found the following review helpful
The ultimate win-win Sept. 7 2011
By michellek - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Paperback
This is one of those books that should have been published long ago, but no one had the courage to make it a reality. I applaud Michael Bungay Stainer, Seth Godin, and the entire team at the Domino Project for choosing to take a leap for such an important cause -- ending malaria deaths in Africa.

This book couldn't be more of a win-win.

You give back while getting invaluable advice.

You save lives while enriching your own.

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