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  • Vanishing Fleece: Adventures in American Wool

    Vanishing Fleece: Adventures in American Wool
    av Clara Parkes

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419735318

    A fast-paced account of the year Clara Parkes spent transforming a 676-pound bale of fleece into saleable yarn, and the people and vanishing industry she discovered along the way Join Clara Parkes on a cross-country adventure and meet a cast of char…

  • The Phantom Prince

    The Phantom Prince
    av Elizabeth Kendall

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419744853

    The inspiration for the five-part Amazon Original docuseries Ted Bundy: Falling for a Killer This updated, expanded edition of The Phantom Prince, Elizabeth Kendall's 1981 memoir detailing her six-year relationship with serial killer Ted Bundy, incl…

  • The Sopranos Sessions

    The Sopranos Sessions
    av Matt Zoller Seitz

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419734946

    On January 10, 1999, a mobster walked into a psychiatrist's office and changed TV history. By shattering preconceptions about the kinds of stories the medium should tell, The Sopranoslaunched our current age of prestige television, paving the way fo…

  • A Fatal Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum: Murder in Ancient Rome

    A Fatal Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum: Murder in Ancient Rome
    av Emma Southon

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419753053

    An entertaining and informative look at the unique culture of crime, punishment, and killing in Ancient Rome In Ancient Rome, all the best stories have one thing in common--murder. Romulus killed Remus to found the city, Caesar was assassinated to…

  • Whiteshift: Populism, Immigration, and the Future of White Majorities

    Whiteshift: Populism, Immigration, and the Future of White Majorities
    av Eric Kaufmann

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781468316971

    Across the West, anti-immigration populists are tearing a path through the usual politics of left and right. Immigration is remaking Europe and North America: over half of American babies are non-white, and by the end of the century, minorities and…

  • The Science of Storytelling: Why Stories Make Us Human and How to Tell Them Better

    The Science of Storytelling: Why Stories Make Us Human and How to Tell Them Better
    av Will Storr

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419743030

    The compelling, groundbreaking guide to creative writing that reveals how the brain responds to storytellingStories shape who we are. They drive us to act out our dreams and ambitions and mold our beliefs. Storytelling is an essential part of what m…

  • The Science of Storytelling: Why Stories Make Us Human and How to Tell Them Better

    The Science of Storytelling: Why Stories Make Us Human and How to Tell Them Better
    av Will Storr

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419747953

    The compelling, groundbreaking guide to creative writing that reveals how the brain responds to storytelling, based on the wildly popular creative writing classStories shape who we are. They drive us to act out our dreams and ambitions and mold our…

  • The Sopranos Sessions

    The Sopranos Sessions
    av Matt Zoller Seitz

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419742835

    On January 10, 1999, a mobster walked into a psychiatrist's office and changed TV history. By shattering preconceptions about the kinds of stories the medium should tell, The Sopranos launched our current age of prestige television, paving the way f…

  • Right Place, Right Time

    Right Place, Right Time
    av Bob Gruen

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419742132

    An action-packed memoir that takes readers on the road with rock and roll's hardest-working photographer Bob Gruen is one of the most well-known and connected photographers in rock and roll. For almost 50 years, he has documented the music scene in…

  • A Woman First: First Woman

    A Woman First: First Woman
    av Selina Meyer

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419733536

    The long-awaited memoir of her tumultuous year in office, A Woman First: First Woman is an intimate first-person account of the public and private lives of Selina Meyer, America's first woman president. Known and beloved throughout the world as a vo…

  • Godforsaken Grapes

    Godforsaken Grapes
    av Jason Wilson

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419735127

    There are nearly 1,400 known varieties of wine grapes in the world-from altesse to zierfandler-but 80 percent of the wine we drink is made from only 20 grapes. In Godforsaken Grapes, Jason Wilson looks at how that came to be and embarks on a journey…

  • Godforsaken Grapes

    Godforsaken Grapes
    av Jason Wilson

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419727580

    There are nearly 1,400 known varieties of wine grapes in the world-from altesse to zierfandler-but 80 percent of the wine we drink is made from only 20 grapes. In Godforsaken Grapes, Jason Wilson looks at how that came to be and embarks on a journey…

  • The Bona Fide Legend of Cool Papa Bell

    The Bona Fide Legend of Cool Papa Bell
    av Lonnie Wheeler

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419750489

    The first full biography of the star Negro Leaguer and Hall of Famer James "Cool Papa" Bell (1903-1991) was a legend in black baseball, a lightning fast switch hitter elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1974. Bell's speed was extraordin…

  • Evil: The Science Behind Humanity's Dark Side

    Evil: The Science Behind Humanity's Dark Side
    av Julia Shaw

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419735196

    What is it about evil that we find so compelling? From our obsession with serial killers to violence in pop culture, we seem inescapably drawn to the stories of monstrous acts and the aberrant people who commit them. But evil, Dr. Julia Shaw argues,…

  • Ten Drugs

    Ten Drugs
    av Thomas Hager

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419735226

    Behind every landmark drug is a story. It could be an oddball researcher's genius insight, a catalyzing moment in geopolitical history, a new breakthrough technology, or an unexpected but welcome side effect discovered during clinical trials. Piece…

  • Ten Drugs

    Ten Drugs
    av Thomas Hager

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419734403

    Behind every landmark drug is a story. It could be an oddball researcher's genius insight, a catalyzing moment in geopolitical history, a new breakthrough technology, or an unexpected but welcome side effect discovered during clinical trials. Piece…

  • The Fixed Stars

    The Fixed Stars
    av Molly Wizenberg

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419742996

    From a bestselling memoirist, a thoughtful and provocative story of changing identity, complex sexuality, and enduring family relationships At age 36, while serving on a jury, author Molly Wizenberg found herself drawn to a female attorney she hardl…

  • Overground Railroad

    Overground Railroad
    av Candacy Taylor

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419738173

    The first book to explore the historical role and residual impact of the Green Book, a travel guide for black motorists Published from 1936 to 1966, the Green Book was hailed as the "black travel guide to America." At that time, it was very dangerou…

  • Mad Men Carousel (Paperback Edition)

    Mad Men Carousel (Paperback Edition)
    av Matt Zoller Seitz

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419729461

    Mad Men Carousel is an episode-by-episode guide to all seven seasons of AMC's Mad Men. This book collects TV and movie critic Matt Zoller Seitz's celebrated Mad Men recaps-as featured on New York magazine's Vulture blog-for the first time, including…

  • Asian Waters

    Asian Waters
    av Humphrey Hawksley

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419742439

    In the sphere of future global politics, no region will be as hotly contested as the Asia-Pacific, where great power interests collide amid the mistrust of unresolved conflicts and disputed territory. This is where authoritarian China is trying to r…

  • Women on Food

    Women on Food
    av Charlotte Druckman

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419736353

    A provocative collection of food's most distinctive female voices and subjects Women on Food unites the radical, diverging female voices of the food industry in this urgent collection of essays, interviews, questionnaires, illustrations, quotes, and…

  • Knockout

    Knockout
    av Mia Kang

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419743320

    An intimate and unflinching memoir exploring Mia Kang's journey from self-loathing to self-love Mia Kang is many things: a sought-after model, an immigrant, an eating disorder survivor, and a Muay Thai fighter. Her first book, Knockout, is the story…

  • The Downtown Pop Underground: New York City and the Literary Punks, Renegade Artists, DIY Filmmakers, Mad Playwrights, and Rock 'n' Roll Glitter Que

    The Downtown Pop Underground: New York City and the Literary Punks, Renegade Artists, DIY Filmmakers, Mad Playwrights, and Rock 'n' Roll Glitter Que
    av Kembrew McLeod

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419738043

    New York City and the literary punks, renegade artists, DIY filmmakers, mad playwrights, and rock 'n' roll glitter queens who revolutionized culture The Downtown Pop Underground takes a kaleidoscopic tour of the city during the 1960s and early '70s…

  • Selfie: How We Became So Self-Obsessed and What It's Doing to Us

    Selfie: How We Became So Self-Obsessed and What It's Doing to Us
    av Will Storr

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781468316957

    We are living in an age of heightened individualism. Success is a personal responsibility. Our culture tells us that to succeed is to be slim, rich, happy, extroverted, popular--flawless. We have become self-obsessed. And our expectation of perfecti…

  • Hot, Cold, Heavy, Light, 100 Art Writings 1988-2018

    Hot, Cold, Heavy, Light, 100 Art Writings 1988-2018
    av Peter Schjeldahl

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419735264

    Hot Cold Heavy Light collects 100 writings-some long, some short-that taken together forma group portrait of many of the world's most significant and interesting artists. From Pablo Picasso to Cindy Sherman, Old Masters to contemporary masters, pain…

  • Hot, Cold, Heavy, Light, 100 Art Writings 1988-2018

    Hot, Cold, Heavy, Light, 100 Art Writings 1988-2018
    av Peter Schjeldahl

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419734380

    Hot Cold Heavy Light collects 100 writings-some long, some short-that taken together forma group portrait of many of the world's most significant and interesting artists. From Pablo Picasso to Cindy Sherman, Old Masters to contemporary masters, pain…

  • The Most Spectacular Restaurant in the World

    The Most Spectacular Restaurant in the World
    av Tom Roston

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419747687

    The remarkable story of a restaurant on top of the world-built by a legend, destroyed in tragedy-and an era in New York City it helped to frame In the 1970s, New York City was plagued by crime, filth, and an ineffective government. The city was fall…

  • Monsters of the Week

    Monsters of the Week
    av Zack Handlen

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419732478

    In 1993, Fox debuted a strange new television show called The X-Files. Little did anyone suspect that the series would become one of the network's biggest hits-and change the landscape of television in the process. Now, on the occasion of the show's…

  • Monsters of the Week: The Complete Critical Companion to The X-Files

    Monsters of the Week: The Complete Critical Companion to The X-Files
    av Zack Handlen

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419738036

    The complete critical companion to The X-FilesIn Monsters of the Week: The Complete Critical Companion to The X-Files, TV critics Zack Handlen and Todd VanDerWerff look back at exactly what made the long-running cult series so groundbreaking. Packed…

  • Au Revoir, Tristesse

    Au Revoir, Tristesse
    av Viv Groskop

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419742989

    A lighthearted look at how to bring more humor, happiness, and joie de vivre into our lives through French literature Like many people the world over, Viv Groskop wishes she was a little more French. A writer, comedian, and journalist, Groskop studi…

  • A Life in Movies

    A Life in Movies
    av Irwin Winkler

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419735257

    Arollicking autobiography from the legendary producer of Goodfellas, Rocky,and Raging Bull, and an insider's account of making movies inHollywood over half a century The list of films Irwin Winkler has produced in his more-than-fifty-year careeris e…

  • A Life in Movies

    A Life in Movies
    av Irwin Winkler

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419734526

    The list of films Irwin Winkler has produced in his more-than-50-year career is extraordinary: Rocky, Goodfellas, Raging Bull, Creed. His films have been nominated for 52 Academy Awards, includingfive movies for Best Picture, and have won 12. And Wi…

  • War Doctor: Surgery on the Front Line

    War Doctor: Surgery on the Front Line
    av David Nott

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419744242

    The #1 internationally bestselling, gripping true story of a frontline trauma surgeon operating in the world's most dangerous war zones For more than 25 years, surgeon David Nott has volunteered in some of the world's most dangerous conflict zones.…

  • Major Dudes: A Steely Dan Companion

    Major Dudes: A Steely Dan Companion

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419738944

    At its core a creative marriage between Donald Fagen and Walter Becker, Steely Dan recorded several of the cleverest and best-produced albums of the 1970s, making them one of the most successful rock acts of the past 50 years. Major Dudes collects s…

  • Invisible Women: Data Bias in a World Designed for Men

    Invisible Women: Data Bias in a World Designed for Men
    av Caroline Criado Perez

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419735219

    A landmark, prize-winning, international bestselling examination of how a gender gap in data perpetuates bias and disadvantages women, now in paperback Winner of the 2019 Financial Times and McKinsey Business Book of the Year Award Winner of the 201…

  • The Lost Family: How DNA Testing Is Upending Who We Are

    The Lost Family: How DNA Testing Is Upending Who We Are
    av Libby Copeland

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419747939

    A deeply reported look at the rise of home genetic testing and the seismic shock it has had on individual lives You swab your cheek or spit into a vial, then send it away to a lab somewhere. Weeks later you get a report that might tell you where you…

  • How to Watch Basketball Like a Genius

    How to Watch Basketball Like a Genius
    av Nick Greene

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419744808

    A brilliant, entertaining deconstruction of basketball, drawing on the expertise of board-game creators, magicians, therapists, and more Basketball is the second-most popular sport in the world-an insanely complicated game built on a combination of…

  • The Phantom Prince: My Life with Ted Bundy, Updated and Expanded Edition

    The Phantom Prince: My Life with Ted Bundy, Updated and Expanded Edition
    av Elizabeth Kendall

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419744860

    The inspiration for the five-part Amazon Original docuseries Ted Bundy: Falling for a Killer Now in paperback, this updated, expanded edition of The Phantom Prince, Elizabeth Kendall's 1981 memoir detailing her six-year relationship with serial kil…

  • Susan, Linda, Nina, & Cokie: The Extraordinary Story of the Founding Mothers of NPR

    Susan, Linda, Nina, & Cokie: The Extraordinary Story of the Founding Mothers of NPR
    av Lisa Napoli

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419750403

    A group biography of four beloved women who fought sexism, covered decades of American news, and whose voices defined NPR In the years after the Civil Rights Act of 1964, women in the workplace still found themselves relegated to secretarial positio…

  • Electric City

    Electric City
    av Thomas Hager

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419747960

    The extraordinary, unknown story of two giants of American history-Henry Ford and Thomas Edison-and their attempt to create an electric-powered city of tomorrow on the Tennessee River During the roaring twenties, two of the most revered and influen…

  • Good Blood

    Good Blood
    av Julian Guthrie

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419743313

    A remarkable, uplifting story about one of the greatest medical breakthroughs of the 20th century In 1951 in Sydney, Australia, a fourteen-year-old boy named James Harrison was near death when he received a transfusion of blood that saved his life.…

  • The Most Spectacular Restaurant in the World: The Twin Towers, Windows on the World, and the Rebirth of New York

    The Most Spectacular Restaurant in the World: The Twin Towers, Windows on the World, and the Rebirth of New York
    av Tom Roston

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419737992

    The remarkable story of a restaurant on top of the world-built by a legend, destroyed in tragedy-and an era in New York City it helped to frame In the 1970s, New York City was plagued by crime, filth, and an ineffective government. The city was fall…

  • Didn't We Almost Have It All: The Genius, Shame, and Audacity of Whitney Houston

    Didn't We Almost Have It All: The Genius, Shame, and Audacity of Whitney Houston
    av Gerrick Kennedy

    Inbunden - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419749698

    An up-close and intimate journey through Whitney Houston's incredible ascent to stardom and her tragic fall from grace Didn't We Almost Have It All is a portrait of the woman behind one of the most famous voices in the world; a performer whose strug…

  • Breaking Bad 101

    Breaking Bad 101
    av Alan Sepinwall

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419724831

    AMC's Breaking Bad is among the most beloved, critically acclaimed American television series of our time. Created by Vince Gilligan, the series charts the transformation of high school science teacher Walter White (played by Bryan Cranston) into a…

  • Bubbleball

    Bubbleball
    av Ben Golliver

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419755538

    A captivating account of the NBA's strangest season ever, from shutdown to championship, from a prominent national basketball writer living inside the bubble When NBA player Rudy Gobert tested positive for COVID-19 in March 2020, the league shut dow…

  • Where I Come from: Life Lessons from a Latino Chef

    Where I Come from: Life Lessons from a Latino Chef
    av Aaron Sanchez

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419738029

    America's most prominent Latino chef shares the story behind his food, his family, and his professional journey Before Chef Aaron Sanchez rose to fame on shows like MasterChef and Chopped, he was a restless Mexican-American son, raised by a fierce…

  • Where I Come from: Life Lessons from a Latino Chef

    Where I Come from: Life Lessons from a Latino Chef
    av Aaron Sanchez

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419747663

    America's most prominent Latino chef shares the story behind his food, his family, and his professional journey Before Chef Aar n S nchez rose to fame on shows such as MasterChef and Chopped, he was a restless Mexican American son, raised by a fierc…

  • Swimming to Freedom: My Escape from China and the Cultural Revolution

    Swimming to Freedom: My Escape from China and the Cultural Revolution
    av Kent Wong

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419751509

    A deeply personal, heart-wrenching memoir of the author's upbringing in Communist China during the Cultural Revolution and his tenacious flight to freedom against all odds When Kent Wong was a young boy, his father, a patriotic Chinese official in…

  • Healing Politics: A Doctor's Journey Into the Heart of Our Political Epidemic

    Healing Politics: A Doctor's Journey Into the Heart of Our Political Epidemic
    av Abdul El-Sayed

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419743023

    From a rising voice in progressive politics, a combination of memoir, science, and public policy, diagnosing the challenges facing America and laying out a way forward A child of immigrants, Abdul El-Sayed grew up feeling a responsibility to help o…

  • War Doctor: Surgery on the Front Line

    War Doctor: Surgery on the Front Line
    av David Nott

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419747991

    The #1 internationally bestselling, gripping true story of a frontline trauma surgeon operating in the world's most dangerous war zones For more than 25 years, surgeon David Nott has volunteered in some of the world's most dangerous conflict zones.…

  • Most Dope: The Extraordinary Life of Mac Miller

    Most Dope: The Extraordinary Life of Mac Miller
    av Paul Cantor

    Inbunden - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419748004

    The first biography about rapper Mac Miller--the Pittsburgh cult favorite-turned-global-superstar who died a tragic death at 26 Malcolm James McCormick was born on January 19, 1992. By the age of six, he was playing piano, guitar, drums, and bass,…

  • The Displaced

    The Displaced

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419735110

    Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Sympathizer Viet Thanh Nguyen called on 17 fellow refugee writers from across the globe to shed light on their experiences, and the result is The Displaced, a powerful dispatch from the individual lives behind cu…

  • The Displaced

    The Displaced

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419729485

    Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Sympathizer Viet Thanh Nguyen called on 17 fellow refugee writers from across the globe to shed light on their experiences, and the result is The Displaced, a powerful dispatch from the individual lives behind cu…

  • Unprotected: A Memoir

    Unprotected: A Memoir
    av Billy Porter

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419746192

    From the incomparable Emmy, Grammy, and Tony Award winner, a powerful and revealing autobiography about race, sexuality, and art It's easy to be yourself when who and what you are is in vogue. But growing up Black and gay in America has never been…

  • The Life and Loves of E. Nesbit: Victorian Iconoclast, Children's Author, and Creator of the Railway Children

    The Life and Loves of E. Nesbit: Victorian Iconoclast, Children's Author, and Creator of the Railway Children
    av Eleanor Fitzsimons

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419738975

    The first major biography of the trailblazing and controversial children's author E. Nesbit Edith Nesbit (1858-1924) is considered the first modern writer for children and the inventor of the children's adventure story. In The Life and Loves of E.…

  • Up All Night: Ted Turner, CNN, and the Birth of 24-Hour News

    Up All Night: Ted Turner, CNN, and the Birth of 24-Hour News
    av Lisa Napoli

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419751790

    The wild inside story of the birth of CNN and dawn of the age of 24-hour news How did we get from an age of dignified nightly news broadcasts on three national networks to the age of 24-hour channels and constantly breaking news? The answer-thanks t…

  • The Timothy Leary Project

    The Timothy Leary Project
    av Jennifer Ulrich

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781419726460

    The first collection of Timothy Leary's (1920-1996) selected papers and correspondence opens a window on the ideas that inspired the counterculture of the 1960s and the fascination with LSD that continues to the present. The man who coined the phras…