Tracy Kidder, Paul English

A Truck Full of Money

Tracy Kidder, Paul English

Talk: A Truck Full of Money

Fortune, mania, generosity, genius—the bestselling author of Mountains Beyond Mountains gives us the inspiring story of Kayak.com founder Paul English, an American maverick and a man who had a mind for the age that was coming. Tracy Kidder gives us the inspiring story of Paul English, a kinetic and unconventional inventor and entrepreneur, who as a boy rebelled against authority. Growing up in working-class Boston, English discovers a medium for his talents the first time he sees a computer. Relating to the Internet as if it’s an extension of his own mind, he discovers that he has a gift for building creative teams of people, becoming a pied piper of geeks.

Tracy Kidder

Tracy Kidder is an American writer of nonfiction books. He received the Pulitzer Prize for his The Soul of a New Machine (1981). Tracy is considered a literary journalist.

Paul English

Paul M. English is the founder of several software companies and he is a philanthropist. He is the CEO and co-founder of Lola, a Boston-based travel service. English was previously the CTO and cofounder of Kayak.com.

A Truck Full of Money

With the power of a consummate storyteller, Tracy Kidder casts a fresh, critical, and often humorous eye on the way new ideas and new money are reshaping our culture. A Truck Full of Money is a mesmerizing portrait of an irresistibly endearing man who is indefatigable, original, and as unpredictable as America itself.

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