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 . [3] 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 . [4] [5] Stone was allowed access to many current and former Amazon executives, but not to Jeff Bezos himself. [5] [3]