TED Books

Long enough to explore a powerful idea, but short enough to read in a single sitting, TED Books are original titles that pick up where TED talks leave off. This wide-ranging series will cover everything from architecture to business, space travel to love. The imprint relaunches in September, with the debut title, The Terrorist's Son, available in hardcover, e-book and audiobook.

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TED Book: The Terrorist's Son

The Terrorist's Son: A Story of Choice

by Zak Ebrahim with Jeff Giles
The astonishing first-person account of an American boy raised on dogma and hate—a boy presumed to follow in his father’s footsteps—and the man who chose a different path. The idea that reverberates through the prose: Everyone has a choice. Even if you're raised to hate, you can choose tolerance. You can choose empathy. Learn more

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Available Sept. 9, 2014

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