Wednesday, October 14, 2009
Leslie Scott will be signing copies of About Jenga on Sunday, October 18th, from 6 - 8 p.m.
Millions of readers around the world are familiar with Jenga, but few know the fascinating story of its creation and its creator. From cattle ranches in Africa to the Royal Tennis courts in London, the story of Jenga weaves an adventurous tale of personal triumph and business success with keen insights into the secrets behind launching one of the best-known brands in the world.
An English expatriate born and raised in Africa, a phenomenally successful woman in the male-dominated toy business, and an unorthodox risk taker who thrives on adventure, the author has a style, grace, and free-flowing intellect that will appeal to readers around the globe. Business readers will make enlightening connections to their own experiences as they learn how certain ideas make their way from an inventor’s brian to retail shelves worldwide.
About Jenga, an entertaining story filled with true business lessons and hilarious anecdotes, demonstrates the creativity and resolves required to make a unique idea work.