Sam Walton was an American businessman and entrepreneur,
best known for founding the retailers Walmart and Sam's Club.
John Huey served as editor-in-chief of Time Inc until 2012. The former editor of The Wall Street Journal/Europe and founding editor of Southpoint magazine, he has long reported on the business world and has profiled many of its leading personalities.
"[A] wise and inspiring autobiography--Walton tells his quietly
fantastic story with conviction and makes no bones about his
-- San Francisco Chronicle
"It's a story about entrepreneurship, and risk, and hard work,
and knowing where you want to go and being willing to do what it
takes to get there. And it's a story about believing in your idea
even when maybe some other folks don't, and about sticking to your
-- Sam Walton "Here is an extraordinary success story about a man whose empire was built not with smoke and mirrors, but with good old-fashioned elbow grease."
-- Detroit Free Press "A sure-fire all-American success story."
-- The New York Times Book Review