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Sweet Dreams Are Made of This: A Life In Music at werd.com

Sweet Dreams Are Made of This: A Life In Music

When we think of 80’s pop icons The Eurythmics, a vision of the strange, red-haired Annie Lennox springs to mind but the brains & braun behind the platinum hit churning group was her partner, the legendary Dave Stewart, a prolific musician, songwriter, and producer. His new memoir chronicles his drug-fueled success, the group as well as the chart-topping tracks he created with artists like Mick Jagger, Tom Petty, & No Doubt.

Food & Beer at werd.com

Food & Beer

Two Brooklyn- based gastronomic gurus, Legendary Dutch brewer Jeppe Jarnit-Bjergsø of the bar Tørst & Canadian chef Daniel Burns of the Michelin-starred restaurant Luksus have teamed on a 60-recipe collection of creatively crafted food & beer that elevates both to new levels of flavor & refinement.

Narconomics: How to Run a Drug Cartel at werd.com

Narconomics: How to Run a Drug Cartel

Author Tim Wainwright uses classical economics and modern business theory to explain why the multi-billion dollar drug cartels work the way they do. Based on seven years of reporting in more than a dozen countries, he provides fascinating, humorous and novel insights into a worldwide underground industry.

The Movie Book at werd.com

The Movie Book

The latest in the Big Ideas Simply Explained series, The Movie Book profiles 100 of the best movies ever made throughout the world. From the silent era to 21st century sci-fi, this book covers the most influential films with innovative graphics & straightforward writing, making the relevance of these masterpieces easier to understand.

Roadie at werd.com

Roadie

Based loosely on the story of original Rolling Stones member Ian Stewart who was booted from the band for not having the rockstar look, but later became a roadie for the band, Howard Massey’s fictional tale of broken rock-n-roll dreams gives readers an all-access pass to the wild world of big-time music biz.

NFL Confidential: True Confessions from the Gutter of Football at werd.com

NFL Confidential: True Confessions from the Gutter of Football

Written by an anonymous NFL backup player who, despite hating the game of football, managed to rise to the sport’s most elite ranks. He spent 2 seasons earning hundreds of thousands of dollars to stand on the sidelines doing nothing until a starting lineman is injured & suddenly he gets called in. Sparing no details of what really goes on inside the game, Johnny Anonymous reveals a never-before-seen side of the NFL.

Inside Chefs’ Fridges, Europe at werd.com

Inside Chefs’ Fridges, Europe

Featuring profiles of 40 of Europe’s most celebrated chefs, including the likes of Joan Roca, Massimo Bottura, Fergus Henderson, Yotam Ottolenghi, Marco Pierre White & more, Inside Chefs’ Fridges, Europe reveals each chef’s secret local ingredients, essential items to always keep in the fridge, plus 2 of their favorite home recipes.

Taschen Surfing 1778–2015 at werd.com

Taschen Surfing 1778–2015

Following over 3 years of meticulous research, this new platinum publication from Taschen is the most comprehensive visual history of surfing to date. Celebrating the art & culture of surfing with over 900 photos, this 592-page tome covers over 200 years of surfing around the globe.

Some Kind of Hero: The Remarkable Story of the James Bond Films at werd.com

Some Kind of Hero: The Remarkable Story of the James Bond Films

Slap the name James Bond / 007 on just about any product & you’ve struck gold but believe it or not, it hasn’t always been smooth sailing for the British spy franchise. Some Kind of Hero recounts the remarkable Bond story, and all its highs & lows from the early 1960s right up to today. Drawing on hundreds of unpublished interviews with the cast and crew, it reveals a little-known side of the iconic action series.