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One For My Baby: A Sinatra Cocktail Companion

by Tom Smith

The book introduces us to Sinatra's life and art seen from an unconventional point of view: Ol' Blue Eyes' prodigious appetite for alcohol. Drinking was an integral part of his character, his lifestyle and (by...


Kicking the Bar

by Wynn Wheldon

Written by his son, Kicking the Bar is the comprehensive biography of Huw Wheldon, one of the most well-respected and influential media figures in British history – with a foreword by Sir David Attenborough....


Citizen Kane

by Harlan Lebo

“This book is a gold mine for fans.”—Kirkus Reviews

It is the story of a film masterpiece—how it was created and how it was almost destroyed.

It is the celebration of brilliant achievement and a sinister...


Jeff Bridges: Poetry

by Donora Hillard & Goodloe Byron

Poetry and illustrations inspired by Jeff Bridges and the wide range of characters that he has played throughout his career. Poems by Donora Hillard, author of Parapherna (2006),Exhibition (2008), Theology...


The Hope in Leaving: A Memoir

by Barbara Williams

Handsome Jack is a logger, nomad, and born dreamer. His young wife, Simone, has too many kids and never enough money to support or protect them. The family keeps on the move, shedding a grand total of twenty-seven...


I Bificus

by Bif Naked

From one of Canada’s most original musical artists comes a new memoir about life, love, loss and triumph

Bif Naked was born in secret to a teenager living in India, the product of a Canadian girl and a British...


Kardashian Dynasty: The Controversial Rise of America's Royal Family

by Ian Halperin

#1 New York Times bestselling author and investigator Ian Halperin pulls back the curtain on America’s notorious Kardashian family—exposing their shaky foundation for fame—one shocking revelation at a...


James Dean: Tomorrow Never Comes

by Darwin Porter & Danforth Prince

The enigmas surrounding one of Hollywood's best-known cults has at last been decoded, thanks to the publication of this unvarnished overview of "the lost farmboy from Indiana," James Dean, the "other" (after...


I Know What I'm Doing -- and Other Lies I Tell Myself: Dispatches from a Life Under Construction

by Jen Kirkman

New York Times bestselling author and stand-up comedian Jen Kirkman delivers a hilarious, candid memoir about marriage, divorce, sex, turning forty, and still not quite having life figured out.

Jen Kirkman wants...


Kissing the Joy: The Autobiography of Rosalinde Fuller OBE

by Rosalinde Fuller & G Peter Winnington

This is the disarmingly frank autobiography of the English actress Rosalinde Fuller. At the age of 18, she was taken by her brother, along with her two elder sisters, to sing folk songs in America. Seven years...


I, The Salt Doll: A Memoir

by Vandana Mishra & Jerry Pinto

Sushila Lotlikar was barely in her teens when tragedy forced her to give up her education and join Parshwanath Altekar’s Little Theatre in Mumbai in 1940. But the young Konkani girl soon became a hit on the...


Barbra Streisand: Redefining Beauty, Femininity, and Power

by Neal Gabler

Barbra Streisand has been called the "most successful...talented performer of her generation" by Vanity Fair, and her voice, said pianist Glenn Gould, is "one of the natural wonders of the age." Streisand scaled...


Orson Welles, Volume 3: One-Man Band

by Simon Callow

The third volume of Simon Callow’s acclaimed Orson Welles biography, covering the period of his exile from America (19471964), when he produced some of his greatest works, including Touch of Evil

In One-Man...


Where the Light Gets In: Losing My Mother Only to Find Her Again

by Kimberly Williams-Paisley & Michael J. Fox

Many know Kimberly Williams-Paisley as the bride in the popular Steve Martin remakes of the Father of the Bride movies, the calculating Peggy Kenter on Nashville, or the wife of country music artist, Brad...


If They Move . . . Kill 'Em!: The Life and TImes of Sam Peckinpah

by David Weddle

“What Citizen Kane was to movie lovers in 1941, The Wild Bunch was to cineastes in 1969,” critic Michael Sragow wrote in the New Yorker. “Its adrenaline rush of revelations seemed to explode the parameters...


The Grand Tour

by Rich Kienzle

In the vein of the classic Johnny Cash: The Life, this groundbreaking work explores the wild life and extraordinary musical career of “the definitive country singer of the last half century” (New York Times...


Free Love, Free Fall: Scenes from the West Coast Sixties

by Merimée| Moffitt

Merimée Moffitt’s stories slip readers into the times that were “a changing “, the time between beatniks and hippies and then some. The settings follow a winding path from San Francisco to New York City...


Conversations with Classic Film Stars: Interviews from Hollywood's Golden Era

by James Bawden & Ron Miller

James Bawden: Seeing the way people behave when they're around you, is it still fun being Cary Grant?

Cary Grant: I don't like to disappoint people. Because he's a completely made-up character and I'm playing...


Veit Harlan: The Life and Work of a Nazi Filmmaker

by Frank Noack

Veit Harlan (1899--1964) was one of Germany's most controversial and loathed directors. After studying with theatre and film pioneer Max Reinhardt and beginning a promising career, he became one of Joseph Goebbels's...


Troupers of the Gold Coast: The Rise of Lotta Crabtree

by Constance Mayfield Rourke & James Wilson

Originally published in 1928, Troupers of the Gold Coast follows the startup and success of a theater company of the same name that started performing in 1837 at California’s First Theater. More than 2,000...