Carl Shan home my books quotes

Below are books that I've authored. You can click on each image to navigate to the webpage where you can get the book.

Each one is sold under a pay-what-you-want model. You can get the books for any price you'd like, including nothing. You'll receive the PDF, ePub and mobi files. I've suggested a fair price that I believe is commensurate with the value contained within each book.

The Data Science Handbook (April 2015)

The Data Science Handbook

The Data Science Handbook is a compilation of in-depth interviews with 25 remarkable data scientists, where they share their insights, stories, and advice.

These 25 data scientists hail from a wide selection of backgrounds, disciplines, and industries.

Some of them, like DJ Patil and Hilary Mason, were part of the trailblazing wave of data scientists who catapulted the field into national attention.

Others are at the start of their careers, such as Clare Corthell, who made her own path to data science by creating the Open Source Data Science Masters, a self-guided curriculum built on freely available internet resources.

The Product Manager Handbook (Nov 2013)

The Product Manager Handbook

This ebook contains 10 in-depth interviews with product managers from companies like Google, Facebook, and Microsoft.

College Uncensored (May 2015)

College Uncensored

This book curates 11 in-depth interviews with students sharing their honest stories, reflections, and opinions on their college experience.

It has interviews with students who took unconventional paths to college, made bold decisions, and who want share their thoughtful perspectives with others.