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Game: The Chef’s Field-to-Table Cookbook at werd.com

Game: The Chef’s Field-to-Table Cookbook

With recipes gathered from 100 of the world’s best field-to-fork chefs, including James Beard award winners, Game is a gourmet guide to preparing everything from duck to venison as well as drinks and desserts to pair with them, it is illustrated with field and plate photography and includes text exploring the ins and outs of foraging, harvesting, and preparing game.

Led Zeppelin by Led Zeppelin is the Definitive Book on the Groundbreaking Band at werd.com

Led Zeppelin by Led Zeppelin is the Definitive Book on the Groundbreaking Band

Celebrating 50 years since the band’s formation, this is the first and only official illustrated book ever to be produced in collaboration with the members of the band. It is a definitive 400-page volume charting the group’s unparalleled rock career from the very first gig in a tiny club, to their performance at London’s O2 Arena, when 20 million fans broke the world record for highest demand for tickets for a single concert.

The Art & Science of Respect: A Memoir by James Prince at werd.com

The Art & Science of Respect: A Memoir by James Prince

This is the memoir of serial entrepreneur and Rap-A-Lot Records founder James Prince. In recounting his compelling life story, Prince explains how he earned his reputation as one of the most respected men in Hip Hop; analyzing the art and science of earning respect – and giving respect – and how to apply these principles to your own life.

Red Card: How the U.S. Blew the Whistle on the World’s Biggest Sports Scandal at werd.com

Red Card: How the U.S. Blew the Whistle on the World’s Biggest Sports Scandal

With Red Card, Ken Bensinger has penned the definitive story on the FIFA scandal—one of the biggest international corruption cases in the modern age. Profiling the people at the center of the scandal, and the US investigators that ultimately brought it down, Bensinger reveals that nearly every aspect of the planet’s favorite sport was corrupted by bribes, kickbacks, fraud, and money laundering.

Springfield Confidential: Jokes, Secrets, and Outright Lies from a Lifetime Writing for The Simpsons at werd.com

Springfield Confidential: Jokes, Secrets, and Outright Lies from a Lifetime Writing for The Simpsons

Four-time Emmy winner Mike Reiss—who has worked on The Simpsons continuously since episode one in 1989—shares stories, scandals, and gossip about working with America’s most iconic cartoon family ever. Reiss explains how the episodes are created, and provides an inside look at the show’s writers, animators, actors and celebrity guests. He answers a range of questions from Simpsons fans and die-hards, and reminisces about the making of perennially favorite episodes. If you’re A Simpson super fan, it’s required reading this summer.

Hot Wheels, 50 Years Of The Coolest Cars at werd.com

Hot Wheels, 50 Years Of The Coolest Cars

Fifty years after the first prototype sped across Mattel founder Elliot Handler’s desk, Hot Wheels die-cast cars are still the number-one toy in the world, with 10 million cars produced per week. And this is the definitive Hot Wheels book, covering a range of topics that take readers inside the world of the most fervent collectors, origins in design,  and even future products. It is filled with vibrant imagery and features a foreword by racing legend Mario Andretti.

Unbeaten: The Triumphs and Tragedies of Rocky Marciano at werd.com

Unbeaten: The Triumphs and Tragedies of Rocky Marciano

Unbeaten is a captivating biography of one of the greatest heavyweights of all time. Rocky Marciano rose from abject poverty and a life of petty crime to become heavyweight champion and one of the most famous faces of the post-WWII era. Written by Pulitzer Prize-winner Mike Stanton, it tracks Marciano’s pursuit of greatness in an utterly corrupt sport surrounded by celebrities, gamblers, girls, & mobsters.

<i>Bruce Lee: A Life</i> is the Definitive Biography at werd.com

Bruce Lee: A Life is the Definitive Biography

Forty-five years after Bruce Lee’s sudden death at age thirty-two, journalist and bestselling author Matthew Polly has written the definitive account of Lee’s life. It’s also one of the only accounts; for all his fame & influence, little has been written about the man behind the myth. And that’s exactly what Polly does here, covering the whole journey, from Lee’s early years as a child star in Hong Kong cinema to his arrival as a leading man in Hollywood to his mysterious death.

<i>The Third Door</i> is a Quest for Access to the World’s Most Successful People at werd.com

The Third Door is a Quest for Access to the World’s Most Successful People

Author Alex Banayan began his journey as an 18-year-old college freshman who set out to track down & learn the secrets of the rich & famous. The Third Door takes readers on an unprecedented adventure to hack the habits and share insights from the world’s most successful people. From Warren Buffet to Lady Gaga to Bill Gates to Quincy Jones, Tim Ferriss, and many more.

<i>Beastie Boys Book</i> Shines a Light on the OG Influencers at werd.com

Beastie Boys Book Shines a Light on the OG Influencers

This is not your standard music memoir, the Beasties would never do that. Yes, Beastie Boys Book tells their whole story but alongside the band narrative you will find rare photos, original illustrations, a cookbook by chef Roy Choi, a graphic novel, a map of Beastie Boys’ New York, mixtape playlists, pieces by guest contributors, and many more surprises. Available for pre-order now. Release date: October 2018.