Best Books for Men

    1,000 Books to Read Before You Die: A Life-Changing List at werd.com

    1,000 Books to Read Before You Die: A Life-Changing List

    The Washington Post called this book “the ultimate literary bucket list.” Covering fiction, poetry, science and science fiction, memoir, travel writing, biography, children’s books, history, and more, this book is not a definitive list of literary classic works but instead a celebration of story & discovery. It also offers recommendations from one work to another, so in all, there are actually 6000 books listed inside.

    Bring It On Home: Peter Grant, Led Zeppelin, and Beyond at werd.com

    Bring It On Home: Peter Grant, Led Zeppelin, and Beyond

    Bring It On Home is the first book to tell the complete, in-depth, and uncensored story of the greatest rock-n-roll manager of all-time. Acknowledged as the “fifth member of Led Zeppelin”, Grant also had a hand in the careers of Chuck Berry, Rod Stewart, Bad Company, Queen, the Rolling Stones, The Who, Guns N’ Roses, and countless others, and his revolutionary approach to business, which included putting the band first, created a new industry standard that’s still in effect today.

    The NASA Archives: 60 Years In Space at werd.com

    The NASA Archives: 60 Years In Space

    The depths of the NASA Image Archives run very deep. Following The Planets & The Apollo Mission photo books, comes another visual journey into the cosmos: The NASA Archives: 60 Years in Space, features more than 400 historic photographs and rare concept renderings guiding you through NASA’s 60-year history, from the earliest days of Project Mercury to the Mars Rover to today’s development of new space systems for the future.

    Contact High: A Visual History of Hip-Hop at werd.com

    Contact High: A Visual History of Hip-Hop

    Created by writer Vikki Tobak and featuring a foreword by Questlove, Contact High: A Visual History of Hip-Hop is an inspired collection of photos that span decades of documentation from hip-hop culture. Featuring hundreds of iconic as well as unseen images from photographers like Glen Friedman, Ricky Powell, Lawrence Watson, Angela Boatwright and many more. There are also essays from the likes of DJ Premier, Fab 5 Freddy, and RZA.

    Bong Appétit: Mastering the Art of Cooking with Weed at werd.com

    Bong Appétit: Mastering the Art of Cooking with Weed

    Once you figure out how to handle edibles, it’s a welcome alternative to smoking flower. Inspired by the Vice Channel show of the same name, Bong Appétit the cookbook teaches you how to make your own THC-infused meals, dishes, and munchies. It includes 65 easy-to-follow recipes, techniques, and guidance for cooking with cannabis. It’s also packed with great, full-color photos.

    The League: How Five Rivals Created the NFL and Launched a Sports Empire at werd.com

    The League: How Five Rivals Created the NFL and Launched a Sports Empire

    In The League, author John Eisenberg reveals how Art Rooney, George Halas, Tim Mara, George Preston Marshall, and Bert Bell came together and took a serious leap of faith to invest in professional football, launching the NFL at a time when the game was barely on the nation’s radar. Their vision, as we now know ballooned into a national obsession and today, $13 billion in annual revenue. This is the story of how that happened.

    Slowhand: The Life and Music of Eric Clapton at werd.com

    Slowhand: The Life and Music of Eric Clapton

    Nicknamed Slowhand by the original manager of the Yardbirds—the band that launched his incredible career, Eric Clapton is a true rock icon and exalted guitar god. This new biography by acclaimed rock writer Philip Norman traces Clapton’s 50-year reign of influence and output as well as his personal life. With stories and insights from family, friends, and peers, it is a in-depth look at a true living legend.

    New York By New York Captures The Big Apple In Images at werd.com

    New York By New York Captures The Big Apple In Images

    Celebrating more than a hundred years of culture, imagery, and influence, New York By New York takes you on a 360+ page visual journey to all 5 boroughs through the expert eyes and iconic images of leading photographers from Edward Steichen to Peter Lindbergh, together with texts and quotes from top writers including E.B. White, Edith Wharton, Tom Wolfe and Jay Mcinerney.

    Gumball 3000: 20 Years On The Road at werd.com

    Gumball 3000: 20 Years On The Road

    Britain’s iconic Gumball 3000 is much more than a celebrity car rally and as it reaches its 20 year milestone, it has most surely earned a book. The forthcoming book is a best-of compilation highlighting all the glitz and fame that this international event has attracted from the past two decades, packed with images and unforgettable highlights. Available in November.

    An Apollo Mission Photo Book Celebrates The Moon Landing 50 Years Later at werd.com

    An Apollo Mission Photo Book Celebrates The Moon Landing 50 Years Later

    To mark the upcoming 50th anniversary of the first manned moon landing, this new photo book features previously-unpublished images from the NASA archives—now meticulously digitized—captured by the Apollo astronauts during their missions. From among 27,000+ NASA images, the book’s authors curated 225 of the coolest Apollo pictures, creating a unique & inspiring document of a truly milestone achievement of the 20th century.

    Animal: Exploring the Zoological World at werd.com

    Animal: Exploring the Zoological World

    Packed with more than 300 captivating images from across time and from every corner of the globe, Animal  is a visually stunning and broad-ranging survey that explores and celebrates humankind’s ongoing fascination with animals, mainly the ones we don’t eat. Butterflies, hummingbirds, bats, frogs, tigers, dogs, jellyfish, spiders and elephants, to name a few.

    <i>Acid For The Children: A Memoir</i> by Flea at werd.com

    Acid For The Children: A Memoir by Flea

    Pioneering punk rocker, RHCP bassist, actor, influencer, and evolved human simply known as Flea, has at long last written a memoir. In it he tells his fascinating origin story, complete with all the dizzying highs and the gutter lows you’d want from an LA street rat turned world famous rock star. Acid for the Children traces the entire journey through all its twists and turns to reveal a true icon & creator of modern American music & pop culture.

    The Escape Artists: A Band of Daredevil Pilots and the Greatest Prison Break of the Great War at werd.com

    The Escape Artists: A Band of Daredevil Pilots and the Greatest Prison Break of the Great War

    In The Escape Artists, New York Times best-selling author Neal Bascomb has unearthed a little-known and spellbinding story of the downed Allied airmen who masterminded the remarkable breakout from one of Germany’s most brutal World War I prison camps, the infamous Holzminden. Led by ace pilot David Gray, the prisoners plan a daring escape, one that will take them through 150-miles of enemy territory with nothing but their wits.