Best Books for Men

    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    To mark the upcoming 50th anniversary of the first manned moon landing, this new photo book features previously-unpublished images from the NASA archives—now meticulously digitized—captured by the Apollo astronauts during their missions.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.

    Stan Smith: Some People Think I’m A Shoe at werd.com

    Stan Smith: Some People Think I’m A Shoe

    Since its introduction in the early 1970s, the Stan Smith has gone on to become not only the best-selling Adidas shoe of all time, but also represents one the truly iconic & enduring sneaker designs. Written by the man behind the shoe, Stan Smith himself, it includes anecdotes from style influencers, designers, sports legends, and fervent sneaker fans all eager to share their thoughts about the pop-culture importance of this simple shoe.

    Captain’s Dinner: A Life On The Sea & Authentic Recipes From Real Fishermen at werd.com

    Captain’s Dinner: A Life On The Sea & Authentic Recipes From Real Fishermen

    Merging photography, compelling stories, and authentic fisherman’s recipes, Captain’s Dinner is a unique volume that defies genre to present the perspectives and experiences of real fishermen. Author and photographer Paul Pflüger braved wind and weather to accompany 27 fishermen at work on European seas, observing their daily routine over several months. The result is a lively, intimate, and unadulterated logbook of fishing and life at sea.

    Taschen To Release Definitive <i>Star Wars Archives</i> Volume 1 at werd.com

    Taschen To Release Definitive Star Wars Archives Volume 1

    Made with the full cooperation of George Lucas and Lucasfilm, this new premium-quality, oversized 604-page volume from Taschen covers the making of the original Star Wars trilogy—Episode IV: A New Hope, Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back, and Episode VI: Return of the Jedi—and features an exclusive interview with Lucas. The book is profusely illustrated with script pages, production documents, concept art, storyboards, on-set photography, stills, and posters.

    <i>Belichick</i> Paints an Intimate Portrait of an NFL Icon at werd.com

    Belichick Paints an Intimate Portrait of an NFL Icon

    Want to know the whole story behind the New England Patriot’s iconic  5X Super Bowl championship coach? Well, this is it. The definitive biography written by Award-winning columnist and New York Times best-selling author Ian O’Connor, presenting sides of Belichick & insights into his character that have been previously unexplored.

    Animal Kingdom : A Collection of Portraits at werd.com

    Animal Kingdom : A Collection of Portraits

    Award-winning wildlife photographer Randal Ford has created a unique body of work in this collection of portraits—up close & intimate studio portraits that capture the beauty, power, emotion, and even humor of 150 furry and feathered species. Everything from big cats to rare tropical birds. Available October 2018.

    Cut in Half: The Hidden World Inside Everyday Objects at werd.com

    Cut in Half: The Hidden World Inside Everyday Objects

    With the help of a high-pressure waterjet cutter capable of slicing through 4 inches of steel plate, designer and fabricator Mike Warren (creator of the Cut in Half YouTube channel) cuts into everything from boom boxes to boxing gloves, oil filters to seashells, describing and demystifying the inner workings and materials of each. The insides of these and dozens of other objects are revealed & explained in this unique photographic exposé.