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The Selected Letters of Elia Kazan
The Selected Letters of Elia Kazan
Written by Elia Kazan
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385350419
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The Selected Letters of Elia Kazan

Written by Elia Kazan


Format: eBook, 672 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $21.99

This collection of nearly three hundred letters gives us the life of Elia Kazan unfiltered, with all the passion, vitality, and raw honesty that made him such an important and formidable stage director (A Streetcar Named Desire, Death of a Salesman), film director (On the Waterfront, East of Eden), novelist, and... Read more >
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The Selected Letters of Elia Kazan
The Selected Letters of Elia Kazan
Written by Elia Kazan, Edited by Albert J. Devlin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307267160
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The Selected Letters of Elia Kazan

Written by Elia Kazan
Edited by Albert J. Devlin


Format: Hardcover, 672 pages
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $40.00

This collection of nearly three hundred letters gives us the life of Elia Kazan unfiltered, with all the passion, vitality, and raw honesty that made him such an important and formidable stage director (A Streetcar Named Desire, Death of a Salesman), film director (On the Waterfront, East of Eden), novelist, and... Read more >
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Attempting Normal
Attempting Normal
Written by Marc Maron
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812982787
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Attempting Normal

Written by Marc Maron


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $16.00

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Marc Maron is “a master of spinning humor out of anguish” (Bookforum), even when that anguish is pretty clearly self-inflicted. In Attempting Normal, he threads together twenty-five stories from his life and near-death, from his first comedy road trips (with a fugitive junkie comic with a missing tooth) to his... Read more >
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How to Succeed in Business Without Really Crying
How to Succeed in Business Without Really Crying
Written by Carol Leifer
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781594746772
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How to Succeed in Business Without Really Crying

Written by Carol Leifer


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $19.95

For many years, television comedy was an exclusive all boys’ club—until a brilliant comedian named Carol Leifer came along, blazing a trail for funny women everywhere. From Late Night with David Letterman and Saturday Night Live to Seinfeld, The Ellen Show, and Modern Family, Carol has written for and/or performed on... Read more >
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How to Succeed in Business Without Really Crying

Written by Carol Leifer


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $19.95

For many years, television comedy was an exclusive all boys’ club—until a brilliant comedian named Carol Leifer came along, blazing a trail for funny women everywhere. From Late Night with David Letterman and Saturday Night Live to Seinfeld, The Ellen Show, and Modern Family, Carol has written for and/or performed on... Read more >
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I Don't Know What You Know Me From
I Don't Know What You Know Me From
Written by Judy Greer
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385537896
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I Don't Know What You Know Me From
Confessions of a Co-Star
Written by Judy Greer


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $13.99

You know Judy Greer, right? Maybe from The Wedding Planner, 13 Going on 30, Carrie, Arrested Development, or The Descendants. Yes, you totally recognize her. And, odds are, you already feel like she’s your friend. 

In her first book of essays, I Don’t Know What You Know Me From, Greer writes about...

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I Don't Know What You Know Me From
I Don't Know What You Know Me From
Written by Judy Greer
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385537889
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I Don't Know What You Know Me From
Confessions of a Co-Star
Written by Judy Greer


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $25.95

You know Judy Greer, right? Maybe from The Wedding Planner, 13 Going on 30, Carrie, Arrested Development, or The Descendants. Yes, you totally recognize her. And, odds are, you already feel like she’s your friend. 

In her first book of essays, I Don’t Know What You Know Me From, Greer writes about...

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I Don't Know What You Know Me From
I Don't Know What You Know Me From
Written by Judy Greer, Read by Judy Greer
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780804149150
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I Don't Know What You Know Me From
Confessions of a Co-Star
Written by Judy Greer
Read by Judy Greer


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $32.00

You know Judy Greer, right? Maybe from The Wedding Planner, 13 Going on 30, Carrie, Arrested Development, or The Descendants. Yes, you totally recognize her. And, odds are, you already feel like she’s your friend. 

In her first book of essays, I Don’t Know What You Know Me From, Greer writes about...

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I Don't Know What You Know Me From
I Don't Know What You Know Me From
Written by Judy Greer, Read by Judy Greer
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804149167
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I Don't Know What You Know Me From
Confessions of a Co-Star
Written by Judy Greer
Read by Judy Greer


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $16.00

You know Judy Greer, right? Maybe from The Wedding Planner, 13 Going on 30, Carrie, Arrested Development, or The Descendants. Yes, you totally recognize her. And, odds are, you already feel like she’s your friend. 

In her first book of essays, I Don’t Know What You Know Me From, Greer writes about...

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Handbook for an Unpredictable Life
Handbook for an Unpredictable Life
Written by Rosie Perez, Read by Rosie Perez
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780385360715
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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 Compact Disc
On Sale: February 25, 2014
Price: $45.00

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 >
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: $13.99

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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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: $11.99

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 >
Rob Delaney
Rob Delaney
Written by Rob Delaney, Read by Rob Delaney
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804128445
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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: $11.99

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 >
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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
Format: eBook
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 >
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