From the comedian creators of the popular podcast, The Dollop, The United States of Absurdity presents short, informative, and hilarious stories of the most outlandish (but true) people, events, and other assorted weirdness from United States history. Never heard of the Kentucky Meat Shower? Well, now you can.
Stand-up funny man slash superstar comic actor Kevin Hart deals in impeccable timing and punchy punchlines. Now he’s taken his talents to the printed page. His memoir covers the entire wild ride, from the impossible odds of his childhood in North Philly to becoming a mega-earning Hollywood hit man.
After the shock of the 9/11 attacks, photographer Jack Spencer set out on an epic mission to explore and document the American landscape from coast-to-coast. Thirteen years, forty-eight states, and eighty thousand miles of driving later, This Land is a collection of his most moving images. Using monochromes and distressed black-and-whites, the images of iconic places and classic themes become timeless statements of American identity.
Created by illustrator David Park and fresh kids’ streetwear brand Little Giants/Giant Shorties, ABC’s for the Little G’s is a kids picture book that blends sneaker culture with fundamentals of learning the alphabet, in a fresh new way. A is for Airmax. C is for Converse. D is for Dunk.
Spies In The Family is a true-life thriller and revealing memoir from the daughter of an American intelligence officer. It is the story of 2 families, the author’s father, who was exposed as a CIA spy in the 1970s and his Soviet counterpart, double-agent Fedorovich Polyakov. Over the years, the two men developed a close friendship which spanned continents & decades and endured to the final days of their lives.
On the 20th anniversary of Tiger Woods’ historic 1997 win at the Masters Tournament—which he won by a historic 12 shots at the ripe old age of 21, a now older and possibly wiser Woods looks back at that incredible moment in time & reflects on his relationship with the game that made him.
This book’s author is a Navy SEAL Sniper, a combat veteran & the man responsible for revamping the U.S. Naval Special Warfare (SEAL) Scout/Sniper School. In The Killing School, Brandon Webb walks readers through every aspect of the elite-level training that produced the world’s top snipers, like Chris Kyle (American Sniper).
Along with his Nobel Prize winning novels and larger-than-life persona, it turns out Ernest Hemingway was also a Russian spy. Deep research from author Nicholas Reynolds reveals a complex and expansive web of espionage that ranges from hunting for Nazi subs to Soviet NKVD operations to his connection to revolutionaries and influence in the FBI.
Whether you’re new to the grill or a seasoned vet, Pitmaster is the definitive guide to becoming a barbecue aficionado and top-shelf cook. Packed with recipes, insight from the experts, & instructions for everything from cooking a whole hog over hickory coals to proper smoking techniques, this book is a detailed resource for all things B-B-Q.
This new memoir slash biography takes a look back at the life and legendary career of Red Sox homerun heavyweight, 3X World Series champ & certified sports icon David “Big Papi” Ortiz. From his upbringing in the Dominican Republic to his early days on the Twins to his arrival in Boston through a decade-and-a-half of dominance in the batter’s box.