Watch CBSN Live

July 2008 Book Excerpts

This is where you can find excerpts of many of the books discussed on The Early Show in July 2008.

Thursday, July 31, 2008

  • Read:"> "Half-Assed: A Weight-Loss Memoir," by Jennette Fulda
  • Ten weight-loss tips from Jennette
  • Monday, July 28, 2008

  • Read:"> "When Good People Have Affairs: Inside the Hearts & Minds of People in Two Relationships," by Mira Kirshenbaum
  • Thursday, July 24, 2008

  • Read:"> "Cubicle Warfare: 101 Office Traps and Pranks," by John Austin
  • Tuesday, July 22, 2008

  • Read:"> "The Film Club: A Memoir," by David Gilmour
  • Monday, July 21, 2008

  • Read:"> "Fat Families, Thin Families: How to Save Your Family from the Obesity Trap," by Amy Hendel
  • Wednesday, July 16, 2008

  • Read:"> "Confessions of a Subprime Lender: An Insider's Tale of Greed, Fraud, and Ignorance," by Richard Bitner
  • Monday, July 14, 2008

  • Read:"> "Inheriting the Trade: A Northern Family Confronts Its Legacy as the Largest Slave-Trading Dynasty in U.S. History," by Thomas Norman DeWolf
  • Additional Resources:"> Much more on "Inheriting the Trade"
  • Tuesday, July 8, 2008

  • SEE this excerpt:"> "You Can Do It!" by Tony Dungy and Amy June Bates (published by Simon & Schuster, which has same parent company as, the CBS Corporation)
  • Monday, July 7, 2008

  • Read:"> "Somewhere In Heaven," by Christopher Anderson
  • Friday, July 4, 2008

  • Read:"> "America's Hidden History: Untold Tales of the First Pilgrims, Fighting Women, and Forgotten Founders Who Shaped a Nation," by Kenneth C. Davis
  • Test yourself!:"> JULY 4th TRIVIA QUIZ

  • View CBS News In
    CBS News App Open
    Chrome Safari Continue
    Be the first to know
    Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive reporting.