American Pain was a Florida drug-dealing ring that used ex-cons & off-duty strippers in an elaborate fake clinic that peddled Oxycodone to addicts posing as “patients.” This book chronicles the rise and fall of this infamous & obscenely profitable pill mill, and how it helped tip the nation into its current opioid crisis, the deadliest drug epidemic in American history.
With over 150 distinctly simple southern recipes for every meal of the day, this new cookbook from Matt Moore also functions as a guide-book to cooking, eating & living for the 21st century southern gentleman.
Terry Gilliam co-founded Monty Python’s Flying Circus & went on to direct weirdo classics like Time Bandits, Fear & Loathing In Las Vegas, & the Fisher King. The acclaimed screenwriter, animator, director & all around creative cat has now penned a memoir.
This book delivers the uncensored story of the American government’s most powerful & secretive military science organization: DARPA, the Defense Advanced Research Project Agency. Written by NYT best-seller Anne Jacobsen, the book draws on inside sources, de-classified files & exclusive interviews to pick apart the Pentagon’s brain.
Tacos rank as one of the world’s simply perfect foods and this new book from Phaidon is the ultimate guide to the art & craft of killer tacos. It features more than 100 recipes from across Mexico. Illustrated with 250 photographs, and filled with interviews, stories, illustrations, graphics, & maps, Tacopedia gives the humble taco all the attention it deserves.
Tom Petty is a straight up rock-n-roll legend; an enduring artist who has turned out chart-topping tunes for the last 40 years, in which time he worked with the likes of Bob Dylan, Johnny Cash, Roy Orbison, & has sold more than 80 million records. Written by Petty’s friend & author Warren Zanes, this is the official biography.
Monty Python & The Holy Grail is a ridiculous comedy classic & so bloody British. The film turns the big 4-0 this year, so here comes the re-mastered 40th Anniversary Blu-ray featuring all the severed limbs & killer rabbits you remember in crisp, clear widescreen high definition.
There’s no debate: George Carlin was one of the funniest, possibly the funniest man to ever live. Voice of a generation, a genius; both. The rarely glimpsed personal life of the iconic comic is now laid bare in this new book by his daughter Kelly, who witnessed the good times & the lows—the booze, coke addiction, & IRS troubles, first hand.
This is the follow-up to the New York Times bestseller, Thug Kitchen. Party Grub features over 100 recipes for hosting & parties that combines healthy, vegan food with easy-to-follow directions and some honest, entertaining commentary.
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.