This is the first publication of the new Tolkein book, a 192-page saga that was unknown until very recently. Built from the late author’s drafts, notes, & lecture essays, it tells the tale of Kullervo, a luckless orphan boy with supernatural powers and a tragic destiny. Available October 2015.
Stan Lee, the creator of iconic superheroes Spider-Man, the X-Men, the Avengers, the Incredible Hulk & many more Marvel comics, has written a memoir. It chronicles Lee’s life as well as the amazing lives of the characters he created. Yes, it is illustrated.
50 years after the release of The Who’s seminal first album, My Generation, Townshend & Daltrey came together to create the definitive history of their band. Blending history, memoir, & music, the 320-page hardcover also includes over 500 photos.
From Saturday Night Live in the 70s to big 80s blockbusters to movies like Moonrise Kingdom today, Bill Murray is an actor like no other. The Big Bad Book of Bill Murray chronicles every single Murray performance in loving detail, relating all the milestones, yarns, and controversies. It is also packed with color film stills and behind-the-scenes photography.
The LEGO Architect will take you (and kids 10 years+) on a tour through the history of architecture featuring LEGO models. From Art Deco to High Tech buildings, this full-color, hardcover book also includes instructions for 12 models you can make yourself.
The official companion to the film, Mad Max: Fury Road, this book breaks down the artistry and details the complexity of this ambitious, stunt-heavy production. 176 pages filled with production stills, concept art, stories, and behind-the-scenes photos.
In 1978, a bold gang of thieves pulled an armed robbery at JFK airport and disappeared with 6 million in cash, the largest unrecovered robbery in world history. As the investigation ensued, 13 people connected to the crime were murdered; none of those crimes were solved either. Before his death in 2012, Henry Hill, the infamous mobster wrote this tell-all book. He was there.
Amazon’s exclusive Ultimate James Bond Collection features all 23 Bond films together in one Blu-ray box-set, including a 24th film, Spectre, plus for the first time, digital copies of the collection. The set also includes a bonus disc exclusive of “Everything or Nothing“, a 90-minute documentary on the untold story of 007 plus a pocket-sized James Bond 50 Years of Movie Posters book.
We’re in the midst of a booze & cocktail renaissance. You know that. And this new guide offers a carefully curated cross-section of some of the most unique and innovative artisanal spirits from around the world. Fine Japanese whisky, rum from California, gin from the depth of the Black Forest, and so on.
The guys who battle the massive wilderness wildfires in the west are airborne firefighters called Smokejumpers who literally jump into the most remote hot zones in the US to fight the devastating fires. This memoir, by veteran smokejumper Jason A. Ramos offers insight into the dangerous world of this elite U.S. Forest Service program.