House of Nails is the autobiography of former world champion baseballer, multimillionaire entrepreneur, and imprisoned felon Lenny Dykstra. In his own words, Dykstra chronicles his unbelievable life from the World Series to drugs to building an investment empire, losing it all, and being sent to prison for fraud.
From the author of the definitive history of Bourbon, Dane Huckelbridge, comes The United States of Beer: A Freewheeling History of the All-American Drink. From George Washington’s first unsuccessful batch of homebrew to the rise of our country’s global mega beer brands to the frontlines of our current craft brew renaissance, this book covers the evolution of America’s favorite drink.
The title is long enough to tell you exactly what you’re going to be reading about. In her new book, Food and the City: New York’s Professional Chefs, Restaurateurs, Line Cooks, Street Vendors, and Purveyors Talk About What They Do and Why They Do It, author Ina Yalof takes you on an insider’s journey into New York’s vibrant and copius food scene with a host of the city’s most celebrated & seasoned chefs.
Packed with photos, The Build: How the Masters Design Custom Motorcycles shares insights on the process & expert guidance on building your own bike from some of the most in-demand builders, including Max Hazan from Hazan Motorworks, John Ryland from Classified Moto and Alan Struberg from Revival.
This is an unusual kind of history book. It’s actually entertaining. The Time Traveler’s Handbook: 18 Experiences from the Eruption of Vesuvius to Woodstock transports you back in time, for a front-seat view of some of the most extraordinary and colorful events in world history.
In Grunt: The Curious Science of Humans at War, best-selling author & America’s most popular science writer Mary Roach explores & explains the science that goes into keeping human beings intact, awake, sane, uninfected, and uninfested in the bizarre and extreme circumstances of war.
Bonham’s is the world’s go-to source for classic race and sports cars. Created & curated by Bonhams editors, this large format 320-page full-color book celebrates rare & truly iconic rides from classics like a 1937 Bugatti Type 57S Atalante Coupe to a Lamborghini Miura SV Coupe owned by Rod Stewart.
Film fanatics are sure to turn this book into an instant best-seller. The Godfather Notebook is a never-before-published collection of Francis Ford Coppolla’s notes and annotations on the Mario Puzo novel that became one of the most iconic films in cinema history. It pulls back the curtain on Coppola’s creative process as the then 32 year-old filmmaker prepared to make the most important film of his career.
From the best-selling author of The Perfect Storm, Sebastian Junger’s new book , Tribe: On Homecoming and Belonging combines history, psychology, and anthropology, as he explores what we can learn from tribal societies about loyalty, belonging, and the eternal human quest for meaning.
In a city literally bursting at the seams with exceptional restaurants, Portland, Oregon’s OX manages to make every “Best Of” list. Now the restaurant’s award-winning chef-couple has created a seasonal cookbook with 100 original recipes for top-notch grilling and open air summer dining.