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Dance to the Piper

by Agnes De Mille & Joan Acocella

Born into a family of successful playwrights and producers, Agnes de Mille was determined to be an actress. Then one day she witnessed the Russian ballet dancer Anna Pavlova, and her life was altered forever....

Over the Top and Back: The Autobiography

by Tom Jones

'For a lot of years, I've answered a lot of questions, but have never told my story before.'

Across six decades, Sir Tom Jones has maintained a vital career in a risky, unstable business notorious for the short...

Exploring the Joy of Christmas: A Duck Commander Faith and Family Field Guide

by Phil Robertson & Kay Robertson

Miss Kay and Phil Robertson introduce readers to Duck Commander holiday traditions with this quintessential Christmas Field Guide! Savor a genuine feast of memories, mistletoe and misfires that Miss Kay and...

Dick Kinzel: Roller Coaster King of Cedar Point Amusement Point

by Tim O'Brien

Roller coasters took Dick Kinzel slowly to the top and a $1.24 billion acquisition ultimately lead to his direst years. During his 39-year career (25 as president and CEO) with Cedar Point and Cedar Fair parks,...

But Enough About Me: A Memoir

by Burt Reynolds & Jon Winokur

Scandalous, sentimental, frank, and sincere-the ultimate inside account of a television and film icon.

Burt Reynolds has been a Hollywood leading man for six decades, known for his legendary performances, sex-symbol...

Young Orson

by Patrick McGilligan

“A remarkable, eye-opening biography . . . McGilligan’s Orson is a Welles for a new generation, [a portrait] in tune with Patti Smith’s Just Kids.”—A. S. Hamrah, Bookforum

No American artist or entertainer...

The Emperor of Sound

by Veronica Chambers & Timbaland

“The most important producer of the decade.”—The New Yorker

Timbaland is indisputably one of the most innovative music producers working today. The Grammy Award–wining producer, rapper, songwriter, and...

William Cameron Menzies: The Shape of Films to Come

by James Curtis

He was the consummate designer of film architecture on a grand scale, influenced by German expressionism and the work of the great European directors. He was known for his visual flair and timeless innovation,...

Sam Phillips: The Man Who Invented Rock 'n' Roll: How One Man Discovered  Howlin' Wolf, Ike Turner, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Elvis Presley

by Peter Guralnick

The author of the critically acclaimed Elvis Presley biography Last Train to Memphis brings us the life of Sam Phillips, the visionary genius who singlehandedly steered the revolutionary path of Sun Records....

Troublemaker: Surviving Hollywood and Scientology

by Leah Remini & Rebecca Paley

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The outspoken actress, talk show host, and reality television star offers up a no-holds-barred memoir, including an eye-opening insider account of her tumultuous and heart-wrenching...


by David Evanier

In this first biography of Woody Allen in over a decade, David Evanier discusses key movies, plays and prose as well as Allen's personal life. Evanier tackles the themes that Allen has spent a lifetime sorting...

The Ice Cream Blonde: The Whirlwind Life and Mysterious Death of Screwball Comedienne Thelma Todd

by Michelle Morgan

A detailed look at the charmed life and tragic death of one of Hollywood's earliest stars


A vibrant and beloved Golden Age film comedienne who worked alongside the Marx Brothers, Laurel and Hardy, Ginger...

Agnès Varda

by Kelley Conway

An intimate consideration of one of the world's most exuberant and intriguing directors

Sinatra: The Chairman

by James Kaplan

Just in time for the Chairman's centennial, the endlessly absorbing sequel to James Kaplan's bestselling Frank: The Voice—finally the definitive biography that Frank Sinatra, justly termed "The Entertainer...

Sinatra: The Photographs

by Andrew Howick & Barbara Sinatra

Few male stars in any medium carried a visual punch like Frank Sinatra. Photographs capture not only his ineffable sense of style, but also his aura of vulnerability, intensity, sexuality, and charm. Sinatra:...

Fellini: The Sixties (Turner Classic Movies)

by Manoah Bowman & Anita Ekberg

Style. Beauty. Passion. Vision.

These are just a few of the words often used to describe the films of the single most celebrated director in Italy, and one of the most important directors the world has ever known—Federico...

Stage by Stage

by Brenda Collins

I never forget my roots either. In my mind I'm still little

Brenda Swainston (stage name now Collins).

When I first arrive on board not many passengers know

me and so I'm 'wallpaper' but once I've been on stage...

My Journey

by Donna Karan & Barbra Streisand

In this candid memoir, featuring a foreword by Barbra Streisand, renowned designer Donna Karan shares intimate details about her lonely childhood, her four-plus decades in the fashion industry, her two marriages,...

Sidney J. Furie: Life and Films

by Daniel Kremer

Known for his visual style as well as for his experimentation in virtually every genre of narrative cinema, award-winning director Sidney J. Furie also has the distinction of having made Canada's first ever...

Fortunate Son: My Life, My Music

by John Fogerty

NATIONAL BESTSELLER The long-awaited memoir from John Fogerty, the legendary singer-songwriter and creative force behind Creedence Clearwater Revival.

Creedence Clearwater Revival is one of the most important...