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Handbook for an Unpredictable Life
Handbook for an Unpredictable Life
Written by Rosie Perez, Read by Rosie Perez
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780385360722
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Handbook for an Unpredictable Life
How I Survived Sister Renata and My Crazy Mother, and Still Came Out Smiling (with Great Hair)
Written by Rosie Perez
Read by Rosie Perez


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: February 25, 2014
Price: $24.00

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 >
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Handbook for an Unpredictable Life
Handbook for an Unpredictable Life
Written by Rosie Perez
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307952417
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Handbook for an Unpredictable Life
How I Survived Sister Renata and My Crazy Mother, and Still Came Out Smiling (with Great Hair)
Written by Rosie Perez


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: February 25, 2014
Price: $12.99

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 >
Handbook for an Unpredictable Life
Handbook for an Unpredictable Life
Written by Rosie Perez
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307952394
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Handbook for an Unpredictable Life
How I Survived Sister Renata and My Crazy Mother, and Still Came Out Smiling (with Great Hair)
Written by Rosie Perez


Format: Hardcover, 336 pages
On Sale: February 25, 2014
Price: $26.00

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 >
Insufficient Direction
Insufficient Direction
Written by Moyoco Anno
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781939130112
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Insufficient Direction
Hideaki Anno X Moyoco Anno
Written by Moyoco Anno


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: February 25, 2014
Price: $14.95

Long before Hideaki Anno married Moyoco Anno, he was known as the creator of one of the most popular animated works of all time - Neon Genesis Evangelion. But little was known about the author's personal life. Along came comic artist Moyoco Anno...then came love, then came marriage and then came... Read more >
Secret Lives of Great Filmmakers
What Your Teachers Never Told You about the World's Greatest Directors
Written by Robert Schnakenberg
Illustrated by Mario Zucca


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: February 25, 2014
Price: $16.95

Strange-But-True Tales of Cross-Dressers, Drug Addicts, Foot Fetishists, and Other Legendary Filmmakers.
 
With outrageous and uncensored profiles of everyone from D. W. Griffith to Quentin Tarantino, Secret Lives of Great Filmmakers reveals the little-known secrets of all your favorite directors. Why did Charlie Chaplin refuse to bathe for weeks at... Read more >
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Conversations at the American Film Institute with the Great Moviemakers
Conversations at the American Film Institute with the Great Moviemakers
Written by George Stevens, Jr.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307474988
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Conversations at the American Film Institute with the Great Moviemakers
The Next Generation
Written by George Stevens, Jr.


Format: Trade Paperback, 768 pages
On Sale: January 28, 2014
Price: $20.00

A rich companion volume to George Stevens, Jr.’s much admired book of American Film Institute seminars with the pioneering moviemakers of Hollywood's Golden Age, this time with a focus on filmmakers of the 1950s to present day.
 
The Next Generation brings together conversations with moviemakers at work from the 1950s—during the studios&rsquo...

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A Light That Never Goes Out
A Light That Never Goes Out
Written by Tony Fletcher
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307715968
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A Light That Never Goes Out
The Enduring Saga of the Smiths
Written by Tony Fletcher


Format: Trade Paperback, 704 pages
On Sale: December 3, 2013
Price: $16.00

The definitive book about The Smiths, one of the most beloved, respected, and storied indie rock bands in music history.

They were, their fans believe, the best band in the world. Hailing from Manchester, England, The Smiths--Morrissey, Johnny Marr, Andy Rourke, and Mike Joyce--were critical and popular favorites throughout their mid-1980s heyday... Read more >
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The Beatles in America
The 50th Anniversary
Contribution by Chris Hutchins, Peter Thompson, Gloria Steinem, Ed Sanders and Robert Santelli


Format: eBook, 104 pages
On Sale: November 26, 2013
Price: $9.95

The Beatles in America is a limited edition special e-short presented by the Smithsonian and the Grammy Museum. It’s hard to believe that the Beatles first came to America 50 years ago. Their influence cannot be understated- music, fashion, design, film, production, politics, and then some. The Beatles gave an outsized...

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Rob Delaney
Rob Delaney
Written by Rob Delaney
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780812993080
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Rob Delaney
Mother. Wife. Sister. Human. Warrior. Falcon. Yardstick. Turban. Cabbage.
Written by Rob Delaney


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $25.00

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

Who is that hairy guy in the green Speedo?
 
Rob Delaney is a father, a husband, a comedian, a writer. He is the author of an endless stream of beautiful, insane jokes on... Read more >
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Rob Delaney
Rob Delaney
Written by Rob Delaney
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780679644613
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Rob Delaney
Mother. Wife. Sister. Human. Warrior. Falcon. Yardstick. Turban. Cabbage.
Written by Rob Delaney


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $12.99

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

Who is that hairy guy in the green Speedo?
 
Rob Delaney is a father, a husband, a comedian, a writer. He is the author of an endless stream of beautiful, insane jokes on... Read more >
Rob Delaney
Rob Delaney
Written by Rob Delaney, Read by Rob Delaney
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804128445
Our Price: $17.50

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Rob Delaney
Mother. Wife. Sister. Human. Warrior. Falcon. Yardstick. Turban. Cabbage.
Written by Rob Delaney
Read by Rob Delaney


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $17.50

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

Who is that hairy guy in the green Speedo?
 
Rob Delaney is a father, a husband, a comedian, a writer. He is the author of an endless stream of beautiful, insane jokes on... Read more >
Also available as an eBook, hardcover and a trade paperback.
Nicholson
Nicholson
Written by Marc Eliot
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307888372
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Nicholson
A Biography
Written by Marc Eliot


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $26.00

THE GROUNDBREAKING NEW BIOGRAPHY OF A MAN WITH ONE OF THE MOST ICONIC AND FASCINATING CAREERS—AND LIVES—IN HOLLYWOOD.
 
For five decades, Jack Nicholson has been part of film history. With twelve Oscar nominations to his credit and legendary roles in films like Easy Rider, Five Easy Pieces, Terms of Endearment, The Shining, and... Read more >
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Nicholson
Nicholson
Written by Marc Eliot
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307888396
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Nicholson
A Biography
Written by Marc Eliot


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $13.99

THE GROUNDBREAKING NEW BIOGRAPHY OF A MAN WITH ONE OF THE MOST ICONIC AND FASCINATING CAREERS—AND LIVES—IN HOLLYWOOD.
 
For five decades, Jack Nicholson has been part of film history. With twelve Oscar nominations to his credit and legendary roles in films like Easy Rider, Five Easy Pieces, Terms of Endearment, The Shining, and... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Running with Monsters
Running with Monsters
Written by Bob Forrest and Michael Albo
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780770435981
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Running with Monsters
A Memoir
Written by Bob Forrest and Michael Albo


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2013
Price: $26.00

Celebrity Rehab star and Thelonious Monster frontman Bob Forrest's memoir about his drug-fueled life in the L.A. indie rock scene of the '80s and '90s and his life-changing decision to become a drug counselor who specializes in reaching the unreachable.

Life has been one strange trip for Bob Forrest. He started out as a...

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Running with Monsters
Running with Monsters
Written by Bob Forrest and Michael Albo
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ISBN: 9780770435998
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Running with Monsters
A Memoir
Written by Bob Forrest and Michael Albo


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2013
Price: $13.99

Celebrity Rehab star and Thelonious Monster frontman Bob Forrest's memoir about his drug-fueled life in the L.A. indie rock scene of the '80s and '90s and his life-changing decision to become a drug counselor who specializes in reaching the unreachable.

Life has been one strange trip for Bob Forrest. He started out as a...

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Jim Henson
Jim Henson
Written by Brian Jay Jones
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780345526113
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Jim Henson
The Biography
Written by Brian Jay Jones


Format: Hardcover, 608 pages
On Sale: September 24, 2013
Price: $35.00

NATIONAL BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY BOOKPAGE

For the first time ever—a comprehensive biography of one of the twentieth century’s most innovative creative artists: the incomparable, irreplaceable Jim Henson

 
He was a gentle dreamer whose genial bearded visage was recognized around the world, but... Read more >
Jim Henson
Jim Henson
Written by Brian Jay Jones
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345526137
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Jim Henson
The Biography
Written by Brian Jay Jones


Format: eBook, 592 pages
On Sale: September 24, 2013
Price: $14.99

NATIONAL BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY BOOKPAGE

For the first time ever—a comprehensive biography of one of the twentieth century’s most innovative creative artists: the incomparable, irreplaceable Jim Henson

 
He was a gentle dreamer whose genial bearded visage was recognized around the world, but... Read more >
Jim Henson
Jim Henson
Written by Brian Jay Jones, Read by Kirby Heyborne
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780804128643
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Jim Henson
The Biography
Written by Brian Jay Jones
Read by Kirby Heyborne


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: September 24, 2013
Price: $55.00

NATIONAL BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY BOOKPAGE

For the first time ever—a comprehensive biography of one of the twentieth century’s most innovative creative artists: the incomparable, irreplaceable Jim Henson

 
He was a gentle dreamer whose genial bearded visage was recognized around the world, but... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download, eBook and a hardcover.
Jim Henson
Jim Henson
Written by Brian Jay Jones, Read by Kirby Heyborne
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804128650
Our Price: $30.00

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Jim Henson
The Biography
Written by Brian Jay Jones
Read by Kirby Heyborne


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 24, 2013
Price: $30.00

NATIONAL BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY BOOKPAGE

For the first time ever—a comprehensive biography of one of the twentieth century’s most innovative creative artists: the incomparable, irreplaceable Jim Henson

 
He was a gentle dreamer whose genial bearded visage was recognized around the world, but... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audio CD, eBook and a hardcover.
Burt Lancaster
Burt Lancaster
Written by Kate Buford
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804151283
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Burt Lancaster
An American Life
Written by Kate Buford


Format: eBook, 464 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2013
Price: $13.99

Startlingly handsome, witty, fanatically loyal, charming, scary, and intensely sexual, Burt Lancaster was the quintessential bête du cinéma, one of Hollywood's great stars. He was, as well, an intensely private man, and he authorized no biographies in his lifetime. Kate Buford is the first writer to win the cooperation of Lancaster's... Read more >
Michael Douglas
Michael Douglas
Written by Marc Eliot
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307952370
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Michael Douglas
A Biography
Written by Marc Eliot


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $16.00

A groundbreaking portrait of one of Hollywood’s most successful stars, from critically acclaimed  and bestselling biographer Marc Eliot
 
Through determination, inventiveness, and charisma, Michael Douglas emerged from the long shadow cast by his movie-legend father, Kirk Douglas, to become his own man and one of the film industry’s most... Read more >
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Wild Tales
Wild Tales
Written by Graham Nash
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385347549
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Wild Tales
A Rock & Roll Life
Written by Graham Nash


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $28.00

From Graham Nash—the legendary musician and founding member of the iconic bands Crosby, Stills & Nash and The Hollies—comes a candid and riveting autobiography that belongs on the reading list of every classic rock fan.
 
Graham Nash's songs defined a generation and helped shape the history of rock and roll—he’s written over...

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Wild Tales
Wild Tales
Written by Graham Nash
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385347556
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Wild Tales
A Rock & Roll Life
Written by Graham Nash


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $13.99

This ebook includes 4 videos, 34 audio clips, and 11 additional photos from Graham Nash’s personal collection. Audio and video content does not play on all reading devices. Check your user manual for details.

From Graham Nash—the legendary musician and founding member of the iconic bands Crosby, Stills & Nash and The...

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Wild Tales
Wild Tales
Written by Graham Nash, Read by Graham Nash
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780385367516
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Wild Tales
A Rock & Roll Life
Written by Graham Nash
Read by Graham Nash


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $45.00

From Graham Nash—the legendary musician and founding member of the iconic bands Crosby, Stills & Nash and The Hollies—comes a candid and riveting autobiography that belongs on the reading list of every classic rock fan.
 
Graham Nash's songs defined a generation and helped shape the history of rock and roll—he’s written over...

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Wild Tales
Wild Tales
Written by Graham Nash, Read by Graham Nash
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780385367523
Our Price: $22.50

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Wild Tales
A Rock & Roll Life
Written by Graham Nash
Read by Graham Nash


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $22.50

From Graham Nash—the legendary musician and founding member of the iconic bands Crosby, Stills & Nash and The Hollies—comes a candid and riveting autobiography that belongs on the reading list of every classic rock fan.
 
Graham Nash's songs defined a generation and helped shape the history of rock and roll—he’s written over...

Read more >
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