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I Don't Know What You Know Me From

(Available April 28, 2015)
I Don't Know What You Know Me From
Written by Judy Greer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345806734
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I Don't Know What You Know Me From
My Life as a Co-Star
Written by Judy Greer


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: April 28, 2015
Price: $15.00

This is Judy Greer’s story, from her self-described childhood as “Ugly Judy” in suburban Detroit-ish, Michigan, to trying out for drama school to get even with her frenemy, and then breaking into movies as the ultimate best friend. Judy is a refreshingly honest, self-deprecating, and totally relatable guide to Hollywood life...

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Comfort from a Country Quilt
Finding New Inspiration and Strength in Old-Fashioned Values
Written by Reba McEntire


Format: eBook0
On Sale: April 15, 2015
Price: $9.99

The New York Times Bestseller That Reads Like a Back-Porch Conversation with Reba!

In a dazzling career, Reba McEntire has become a true country superstar--and a trailblazing businesswoman with her own multimedia entertainment corporation. Yet she is a rare celebrity who is also beloved by her millions of fans for the way... Read more >
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Going Off Script

(Available April 7, 2015)
Going Off Script
Written by Giuliana Rancic
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780553446654
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Going Off Script
How I Survived a Crazy Childhood, Cancer, and Clooney's 32 On-Screen Rejections
Written by Giuliana Rancic


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: April 7, 2015
Price: $26.00

A witty, warm, and inspiring memoir from the E News! host, Fashion Police panelist, red-carpet correspondent, author, and reality show star Giuliana Rancic. 
 
Giuliana Rancic is best known for interviewing A-listers on the red carpet and E! News, skewering their shocking style choices on Fashion Police, and giving viewers... Read more >
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Going Off Script
How I Survived a Crazy Childhood, Cancer, and Clooney's 32 On-Screen Rejections
Written by Giuliana Rancic


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: April 7, 2015
Price: $12.99

A witty, warm, and inspiring memoir from the E News! host, Fashion Police panelist, red-carpet correspondent, author, and reality show star Giuliana Rancic. 
 
Giuliana Rancic is best known for interviewing A-listers on the red carpet and E! News, skewering their shocking style choices on Fashion Police, and giving viewers... Read more >
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Going Off Script
How I Survived a Crazy Childhood, Cancer, and Clooney's 32 On-Screen Rejections
Written by Giuliana Rancic
Read by Giuliana Rancic


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: April 7, 2015
Price: $20.00

A witty, warm, and inspiring memoir from the E News! host, Fashion Police panelist, red-carpet correspondent, author, and reality show star Giuliana Rancic. 
 
Giuliana Rancic is best known for interviewing A-listers on the red carpet and E! News, skewering their shocking style choices on Fashion Police, and giving viewers... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
Wild Bill Wellman

(Available April 7, 2015)
Wild Bill Wellman
Written by William Wellman Jr.
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307377708
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Wild Bill Wellman
Hollywood Rebel
Written by William Wellman Jr.


Format: Hardcover, 656 pages
On Sale: April 7, 2015
Price: $40.00

The extraordinary life—the first—of the legendary, undercelebrated Hollywood director known in his day as “Wild Bill” (and he was!) Wellman, whose eighty-two movies (six of them uncredited), many of them iconic; many of them sharp, cold, brutal; others poetic, moving; all of them a lesson in close-up art, ranged from adventure... Read more >
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Wild Bill Wellman
Hollywood Rebel
Written by William Wellman Jr.


Format: eBook, 656 pages
On Sale: April 7, 2015
Price: $19.99

The extraordinary life—the first—of the legendary, undercelebrated Hollywood director known in his day as “Wild Bill” (and he was!) Wellman, whose eighty-two movies (six of them uncredited), many of them iconic; many of them sharp, cold, brutal; others poetic, moving; all of them a lesson in close-up art, ranged from adventure... Read more >
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Compound Cinematics

(Available March 31, 2015)
Compound Cinematics
Written by Shinobu Hashimoto
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781939130570
Our Price: $21.95
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Compound Cinematics
Akira Kurosawa and I
Written by Shinobu Hashimoto


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: March 31, 2015
Price: $21.95

Any list of Japan's greatest screenplay writers would feature Shinobu Hashimoto at or near the top. This memoir, focusing on his collaborations with Akira Kurosawa, a gifted scenarist in his own right, offers indispenable insider account for fans and students of the director's oeuvre and invaluable insights into the unique process... Read more >
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Compound Cinematics
Akira Kurosawa and I
Written by Shinobu Hashimoto


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: March 31, 2015
Price: $13.99

Any list of Japan's greatest screenplay writers would feature Shinobu Hashimoto at or near the top. This memoir, focusing on his collaborations with Akira Kurosawa, a gifted scenarist in his own right, offers indispenable insider account for fans and students of the director's oeuvre and invaluable insights into the unique process... Read more >
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Handbook for an Unpredictable Life

(Available March 31, 2015)
Handbook for an Unpredictable Life
Written by Rosie Perez
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307952400
Our Price: $16.00
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Handbook for an Unpredictable Life
How I Survived Sister Renata and My Crazy Mother, and Still Came Out Smiling
Written by Rosie Perez


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: March 31, 2015
Price: $16.00

Oscar-nominated actress Rosie Perez’s never-before-told story of surviving a harrowing childhood and of how she found success—both in and out of the Hollywood limelight.
 
Rosie Perez first caught our attention with her fierce dance in the title sequence of Do the Right Thing and has since defined herself as a funny and... Read more >
You Have to Stand for Something, Or You'll Fall for Anything
You Have to Stand for Something, Or You'll Fall for Anything
Written by Star Jones
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804181082
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You Have to Stand for Something, Or You'll Fall for Anything

Written by Star Jones


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2015
Price: $11.99

Smart, funny, provocative--she writes it like she talks it on The View!

Strongly held beliefs, a wicked sense of humor, and take-no-prisoners opinions--her many fans have come to expect all this and more from Star Jones, co-host of ABC-TV's hit show The View.

In this remarkable book, the former New York City prosecutor... Read more >
Follies of God
Follies of God
Written by James Grissom
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307265692
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Follies of God
Tennessee Williams and the Women of the Fog
Written by James Grissom


Format: Hardcover, 416 pages
On Sale: March 3, 2015
Price: $30.00

An extraordinary book; one that almost magically makes clear how Tennessee Williams wrote; how he came to his visions of Amanda Wingfield, his Blanche DuBois, Stella Kowalski, Alma Winemiller, Lady Torrance, and the other characters of his plays that transformed the American theater of the mid-twentieth century; a book that does...

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Follies of God
Follies of God
Written by James Grissom
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781101874653
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Follies of God
Tennessee Williams and the Women of the Fog
Written by James Grissom


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: March 3, 2015
Price: $14.99

An extraordinary book; one that almost magically makes clear how Tennessee Williams wrote; how he came to his visions of Amanda Wingfield, his Blanche DuBois, Stella Kowalski, Alma Winemiller, Lady Torrance, and the other characters of his plays that transformed the American theater of the mid-twentieth century; a book that does...

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Strictly Inspirational
Strictly Inspirational
Written by Camilla Dallerup
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781780288666
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Strictly Inspirational

Written by Camilla Dallerup


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: February 24, 2015
Price: $19.95

'AM-MAZ-ING! Once again, Camilla delivers a flawless performance' --Craig Revel Horwood 

'This book gives a perfect insight into what has motivated Camilla in her life. It's fascinating, honest and inspirational' --Olympian/World Champion Roger Black MBE

The queen of Strictly Come Dancing, Camilla Dallerup won her way into the hearts of the... Read more >
Strictly Inspirational
How I Learnt to Dream, Act, Believe and Succeed
Written by Camilla Sacre-Dallerup


Format: eBook0
On Sale: February 10, 2015
Price: $8.99

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Lou Reed: The Last Interview
and Other Conversations
Written by Lou Reed


Format: eBook0
On Sale: January 27, 2015
Price: $15.95

A revealing collection of interviews with one of the greatest artists in the history of rock ’n’ roll—as brilliant, punchy, and blustery as the man himself
 
In this collection of powerful interviews given over thirty years—including his final interview—Lou Reed oscillates between losing patience with his interviewers (he was famous... Read more >
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Lou Reed: The Last Interview
Lou Reed: The Last Interview
Written by Lou Reed
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781612194783
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Lou Reed: The Last Interview
and Other Conversations
Written by Lou Reed


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: January 27, 2015
Price: $15.95

A revealing collection of interviews with one of the greatest artists in the history of rock ’n’ roll—as brilliant, punchy, and blustery as the man himself
 
In this collection of powerful interviews given over thirty years—including his final interview—Lou Reed oscillates between losing patience with his interviewers (he was famous... Read more >
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The Partnership
The Partnership
Written by Pamela Katz
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385534918
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The Partnership
Brecht, Weill, Three Women, and Germany on the Brink
Written by Pamela Katz


Format: Hardcover, 480 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $30.00

Among the most creative and outsized personalities of the Weimar Republic, that sizzling yet decadent epoch between the Great War and the Nazis' rise to power, were the renegade poet Bertolt Brecht and the rebellious avant-garde composer Kurt Weill. These two young geniuses and the three women vital to their work—actresses... Read more >
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The Partnership
The Partnership
Written by Pamela Katz
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ISBN: 9780385534925
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The Partnership
Brecht, Weill, Three Women, and Germany on the Brink
Written by Pamela Katz


Format: eBook, 480 pages
On Sale: January 6, 2015
Price: $14.99

Among the most creative and outsized personalities of the Weimar Republic, that sizzling yet decadent epoch between the Great War and the Nazis' rise to power, were the renegade poet Bertolt Brecht and the rebellious avant-garde composer Kurt Weill. These two young geniuses and the three women vital to their work—actresses... Read more >
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Rob Delaney
Rob Delaney
Written by Rob Delaney
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812983180
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Rob Delaney
Mother. Wife. Sister. Human. Warrior. Falcon. Yardstick. Turban. Cabbage.
Written by Rob Delaney


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: December 2, 2014
Price: $15.00

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY E! ONLINE
Funniest Person on Twitter—Comedy Central Comedy Awards

#Swollen with new material
 
Rob Delaney is a father, a husband, a comedian, a writer. He is the author of an endless stream of beautiful, insane jokes on Twitter. He is sober. He... Read more >
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Moab Is My Washpot
Moab Is My Washpot
Written by Stephen Fry
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ISBN: 9781616954727
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Moab Is My Washpot

Written by Stephen Fry


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2014
Price: $16.00

A number one bestseller in Britain, Stephen Fry's astonishingly frank, funny, wise memoir is the book that his fans everywhere have been waiting for. Since his PBS television debut in the Blackadder series, the American profile of this multitalented writer, actor and comedian has grown steadily, especially in the wake of... Read more >
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Peter Paul and Mary
Peter Paul and Mary
Written by Peter Yarrow, Noel Paul Stookey and Mary Travers, Foreword by John F. Kerry, US Secretary of State
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781936140329
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Peter Paul and Mary
Fifty Years in Music and Life
Written by Peter Yarrow, Noel Paul Stookey and Mary Travers
Foreword by John F. Kerry, US Secretary of State


Format: Hardcover, 144 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $29.95

Finally . . . here is the first and only book that visually tells us the intimate story of Peter, Paul, and Mary and their music, through their own words and with iconic images that follow their passionate, fifty-year journey to the center of America’s heart. The very best of thousands... Read more >
So, Anyway...
So, Anyway...
Written by John Cleese
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385348249
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So, Anyway...

Written by John Cleese


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $28.00

John Cleese’s  huge comedic influence has stretched across generations; his sharp irreverent eye and the unique brand of physical comedy he perfected with Monty Python, on Fawlty Towers, and beyond now seem written into comedy’s DNA. In this rollicking memoir, So, Anyway…, Cleese takes readers on a Grand Tour of his...

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So, Anyway...
So, Anyway...
Written by John Cleese
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ISBN: 9780385348256
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So, Anyway...

Written by John Cleese


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: November 4, 2014
Price: $12.99

John Cleese’s  huge comedic influence has stretched across generations; his sharp irreverent eye and the unique brand of physical comedy he perfected with Monty Python, on Fawlty Towers, and beyond now seem written into comedy’s DNA. In this rollicking memoir, So, Anyway…, Cleese takes readers on a Grand Tour of his...

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Billy Joel
Billy Joel
Written by Fred Schruers
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780804140195
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Billy Joel

Written by Fred Schruers


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: October 28, 2014
Price: $29.00

The long-awaited, all-access biography of a music legend

In Billy Joel, acclaimed music journalist Fred Schruers draws upon more than one hundred hours of exclusive interviews with Joel to present an unprecedented look at the life, career, and legacy of the pint-sized kid from Long Island who became a rock icon.

Exhibiting unparalleled... Read more >
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