In most cases, the book is better than the movie. We hope this applies to The Wolf Of Wall Street, because pretty soon the Scorcese-directed version of this familiar story of Wall Street will hit the silver screen. The book tells the tale of a drugged-up, superstar 90s stockbroker named Jordan Belfort who sunk a yacht, crashed his jet, and ripped off everyone before, well, take a guess.
The Manson murder story has been told and retold for 40 years but never before have Manson’s sister and cousin come out of the woodwork to talk with a writer. Author Jeff Guinn got them to open up and in his new book their interviews reveal new details of the infamous murders as well as stunning revelations about Manson himself.
PS4 is coming. You’ll have to wait a few more months but currently there are over 140 games in development optimized for the new system’s x86 processor, with its 8-core combined CPU/GPU, & 8 GB of unified GDDR5 memory. Translation: sick graphics, instant boots from sleep mode, etc. The PS4 will also offer all the multimedia options you need via Sony’s Video Unlimited service and unlike Xbox One, it’ll support used games.
Moe Howard was the brains behind the legendary Three Stooges. At face value, maybe that’s not saying much but dig into his new autobiography and you’ll be surprised how much intelligence it takes to get rich for acting stupid.
Antarctica is mainly a place for humans to freeze to death while trying to stake a claim on its waters and frozen lands. For hundreds of years humans have been trying to conquer it but they never will. Author David Day has collected the tales of the many fools & dreamers who’ve tried in this history of one of the world’s most inhospitable & yet alluring places.
As the 75th Anniversary of the Man Of Steel draws nigh, Comic fanatic, researcher & author Brad Ricca is releasing the never-before-told tale of the two kids who created Superman: Joe Shuster and Jerry Siege. The book dives deep into the creation of the character, includes early art, and opens up the mysterious lives of its creators after they sold Superman to the suits for a measly $130.
Carnivals & carnies are universally creepy. Imagine what grim weirdness they’ll concoct when controlled by the mind of Stephen King? Packed with crime, mystery, & even ghosts, King’s latest looks to be another twisted classic. It will also be available only in classic format: the paperback. No Nook, no Kindle, etc. King’s love of old school paperbacks is keeping this one paper only.
Sharpshooter, cancer survivor, and American Army Sergeant Dillard CJ Johnson has killed over 2600 of his fellow humans fighting in various recent wars. That’s the high score. And he didn’t just get a book deal for his achievements, he got the Silver Star, too. This is his autobiography.
Australian journalist Nick Bryant is a foreign correspondent for the BBC. He covers war, politics, and other chaos all over the world. In his new book, he says all the things he cannot say in the dull and overlooked reporting he sends back to the newsroom.