The Energy of Slaves: Andrew Nikiforuk discusses his new book at the Sustainability Network

Award-winning author Andrew Nikiforuk calls for a radical analysis of our master-and-slave relationship to energy and a sweeping new emancipation movement. Continue reading The Energy of Slaves: Andrew Nikiforuk discusses his new book at the Sustainability Network

Slow Death by Rubber Duck: How The Toxic Chemistry Of Every Day Life Affects Our Health

Slow Death by Rubber Duck: How The Toxic Chemistry Of Every Day Life Affects Our Health

Slow Death by Rubber Duck: How The Toxic Chemistry Of Every Day Life Affects Our Health
Rick Smith & Bruce Lourie
Knopf Canada, 2009, 336 pages.

Slow Death by Rubber Duck has one non-chemical ingredient that catapulted it to the top of the charts.

As the story goes, the duo behind the Chicken Soup for the Soul empire couldn’t find a publisher when they assembled their first book. But despite Chicken Soup’s winning formula – 112 million books sold in 15 years – the world of book publishing continues to be an enigma.

With the exception of anything written by Malcolm Gladwell, bestselling non-fiction books are hard to predict. So… [Click here to read more!] Continue reading Slow Death by Rubber Duck: How The Toxic Chemistry Of Every Day Life Affects Our Health