The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon is a 2013 book written by journalist Brad Stone . It documents the rise of Amazon.com .  While a bestseller it received its first one-star review on Amazon from MacKenzie Bezos , wife of Jeff Bezos , claiming many inaccuracies in her extensive review, while pointing out only one, the timing of Jeff Bezos reading the novel Remains of the Day .   Stone was allowed access to many current and former Amazon executives, but not to Jeff Bezos himself.  
The book is based on over 300 interviews with current and former Amazon employees and executives, family members of the founder and the hard facts available to the public.