This is a self-titled biography written on the life of Steve Jobs. Walter Isaacson is a former executive at CNN and TIME and Steve Jobs request him that he write his biography. The writer is known for his best-selling biographies. The book is published on 24 October 2011 in the United States by Simon & Schuster Press. The length of the novel is 656 Pages. Book launched after 19 days of the death of the Steve Jobs. The writer covers the interview of Steve Jobs.
Forty-two chapters are in the book, The cover of this book is take from one of a photographic portrait of Steve Jobs, Photo is commissioned by Fortune magazine in 2006. Albert Watson takes this photo. Albert Watson said that before Steve Jobs came to his studio the arraignment of studio takes 3 hours. And when Steve came he said that “wow, you’re shooting film.” Watson gives instruction to Steve to concentrate on camera while taking a photo and focus on the camera. The publisher Simon & Schuster select that name for book “iSteve: The Book of Jobs” but the writer didn’t agree on this. In the Audiobook version of the 150 plus chapters are listed. Each chapter has it sub-headings.
Book won “The New York Times bestseller” Award in 2011, and Christian Science Monitor Best Book award for nonfiction in 2011.