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Makin' Toons: Inside the Most Popular Animated TV Shows and Movies

by Allan Neuwirth

From the first drawing board sketch to wriggling TV character, Makin’ Toons illustrates the thrills and challenges of making animated cartoon movies as told by the industry’s most successful creators. Cartoon...


Tangles: A Story About Alzheimer's, My Mother, and Me

by Sarah Leavitt

In this powerful memoir the the LA Times calls “moving, rigorous, and heartbreaking," Sarah Leavitt reveals how Alzheimer’s disease transformed her mother, Midge, and her family forever. In spare blackand-...


The Star Factory

by Ciaran Carson

Belfast is a city that seems eternally scarred by the jagged, confusing lines of its sectarian map, but Ciaran Carson remembers and invents the city in which he grew up as a fractured, haunted urban labyrinth....


Rescued: One Family's Miraculous Story of Survival

by Brian Brown & Eileen Chambers

When a family outing in a private plane takes a tragic turn, a Memorial Day trip becomes an unforgettable 15 hours of danger, rescue efforts, and miracles.

On a clear Saturday morning, professional fire captain...


Terry Funk: More Than Just Hardcore

by Scott E. Williams, Terry Funk & Mick Foley

He’s been a fixture in professional wrestling for five decades. He helped introduce a hardcore wrestling style that you see in the WWE and Japan today. He’s made his mark in Hollywood. He’s Terry Funk,...


Roosevelt and the Holocaust: How FDR Saved the Jews and Brought Hope to a Nation

by Robert L. Beir & Brian Josepher

The year was 1932. At age fourteen Robert Beir’s journey through life changed irrevocably when a classmate called him a “dirty Jew.” Suddenly Beir encountered the belligerent poison of anti-Semitism. The...


Diary of a DA: The True Story of the Prosecutor Who Took on the Mob, Fought Corruption, and Won

by Herbert J. Stern

In 1961, twenty-five-year-old Herbert Jay Stern, fresh from reserve duty, stood in his green army uniform in a New York County courtroom to be sworn in as an attorney. He could only guess what his life as a...


Beneath the Surface: My Story

by Brian Cazeneuve, Michael Phelps & Bob Costas

Just in time for the 2012 Olympics—prepare to peek into the mind of a champion with this newly updated edition of Michael Phelps’ autobiography, Beneath the Surface.

In this candid memoir, Phelps talks openly...


One Punch from the Promised Land: Leon Spinks, Michael Spinks, and the Myth of the Heavyweight Title

by John Florio & Ouisie Shapiro

It was 1976 when Leon and Michael Spinks first punched their way into America’s living rooms. That year, they became the first brothers to win Olympic gold in the same Games. Shortly thereafter, they became...


Reynolds Remembers: 20 Years with the Sacramento Kings

by Jerry Reynolds

Jerry Reynolds is an icon as the man behind the Sacramento Kings. As we are taken through his career, he captures the ups, downs, and evolution of the team he has been a part of from the very beginning.

Skyhorse...


Since My Last Confession: A Gay Catholic Memoir

by Scott Pomfret

Scott Pomfret serves as a lector at St. Anthony Shrine in Boston. He also writes gay porn. His boyfriend is a flaming atheist, and his boyfriend’s Protestant grandmother considers Catholicism a sin worse than...


Appointment in Jerusalem: A True Story of Faith, Love, and the Miraculous Power of Prayer

by Derek Prince & Lydia Prince

This is the riveting true story of a young schoolteacher and her courageous quest to know God's will for her life. In Lydia Prince's search for God and her life's purpose, she is led to Jerusalem where she learns...


Who Said It Would Be Easy?: One Woman's Life in the Political Arena

by Elizabeth Holtzman

A tour through America's changing political climate is seen through the career of former U.S. congresswoman Elizabeth Holtzman, the youngest woman ever to be elected to Congress, and shares her personal experiences...


Requiem: Diana, Princess of Wales 1961-1997: Memories and Tributes

by Brian Macarthur

Even the most jaded watchers of the royal saga were caught up in the worldwide outpouring of emotion that followed Princess Diana's death on August 31, 1997. Thousands--maybe millions--paid their respects with...


Journey To My Father, Isaac Bashevis Singer

by Israel Zamir

When Isaac Bashevis Singer emigrated from Poland to America in 1935, he left behind his wife and five-year-old son, Israel, with the promise to send for them as soon as he got settled. He never did. Mother and...


Acrobaddict

by Joe Putignano

A gifted athlete’s Olympic hopes are derailed by his addiction, but recovery brings him to a role he never dreamed.


Ingmar Bergman: An Artist's Journey

by Roger W. Oliver

At 77, Bergman no longer works in film, the medium that brought him world fame; he gave it up in 1983, when he announced that Fanny and Alexander would be his last film. This ingenious little collection is Oliver's...


Don't Start the Revolution Without Me!

by Jesse Ventura & Dick Russell

Jesse Ventura has had many lives—as a Navy SEAL, as a star of pro wrestling, as an actor, and as the governor of Minnesota. His previous books, I Ain't Got Time to Bleed and Do I Stand Alone?, were both national...


Call the Nurse: True Stories of a Country Nurse on a Scottish Isle

by Mary J. MacLeod & Claire Macdonald of Macdonald

Tired of the pace and noise of life near London and longing for a better place to raise their young children, Mary J. MacLeod (known to all as Julia) and her husband encountered their dream while vacationing...


I Am Troy Davis

by Jen Marlowe, Martina-Correia Davis & Troy Davis

A riveting eyewitness account of the Davis family's courageous struggle against America's flawed criminal justice system.