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Kanye West: God and Monster
Kanye West: God and Monster

Mark Beaumont · Overlook Press
Pages: 352
Format: Paperback

The ultimate profile of the legendary pop culture titan Kanye West is undoubtedly one of pop culture's most divisive and fascinating characters. Alongside his multimillion selling albums, Kanye has also launched record labels and clothing lines and in the process, become one of the most...
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DogFace
DogFace

Barbara O'Brien · Studio; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

Adorable four-color candid doggie mug shots Photographer and animal trainer Barbara O’Brien has spent years photographing aspiring canine actors, from prancing puppies to stately hounds and tenacious terriers. At first, she discarded the photos if her subject was barking, sniffing,...
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The Sound of Music Story: How A Beguiling Young Novice, A Handsome Austrian Captain, and Ten Singing von Trapp Children Inspired the Most Beloved Film of All Time
The Sound of Music Story: How A Beguiling Young Novice, A Handsome Austrian Captain, and Ten Singing von Trapp Children Inspired the Most Beloved Film of All Time

Tom Santopietro · St. Martin's Press
Format: Hardcover

On March 2, 1965, "The Sound of Music" was released in the United States and the love affair between moviegoers and the classic Rodgers and Hammerstein musical was on. Rarely has a film captured the love and imagination of the moviegoing public in the way that "The Sound...
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Stand Up Straight and Sing!
Stand Up Straight and Sing!

Jessye Norman · Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2014.
Pages: 336
Format: Print book

One of America's most admired and decorated artists tells her amazing story, from her childhood in the South to the world's greatest stages.Jessye Norman is not only one of the world's most admired and beloved singers, she is an American icon whose life story is as moving and dramatic...
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Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck
Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck

Brett Morgen · Insight Editions
Format: Hardcover

Kurt Cobain, legendary lead singer, guitarist, and songwriter of Nirvana, the flagship band of Generation X, remains an object of reverence and fascination for music fans around the world. For the first time, his story will be told in Brett Morgens Kurt Cobain Montage of Heck, a fully authorized...
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The Story of the Jews: Finding the Words 1000 BC - 1492 AD
The Story of the Jews: Finding the Words 1000 BC - 1492 AD

Simon Schama · Ecco
Pages: 496
Format: Hardcover

In this magnificently illustrated cultural history - the tie-in to the PBS and BBC series The Story of the Jews - Simon Schama details the story of the Jewish experience, tracing it across three millennia, from their beginnings as an ancient tribal people to the opening of the New World...
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Keeping an Eye Open: Essays on Art
Keeping an Eye Open: Essays on Art

Julian Barnes · Knopf Publishing Group
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

An extraordinary collection - hawk-eyed and understanding - from the Man Booker Prize-winning, best-selling author of The Sense of an Ending and Levels of Life. As Julian Barnes notes: "Flaubert believed that it was impossible to explain one art form in terms of another, and that great...
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The Blues: A Visual History
The Blues: A Visual History

Mike Evans · Sterling
Format: Hardcover

Originating in the African-American communities of the Deep South in the late nineteenth century, the blues gave birth to jazz, R&B, rock, punk, and country. From the impassioned slide guitar of the Mississippi Delta, to the electric sounds of Chicago's street corners, to the improvised...
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American Lighthouses, 3rd: A Comprehensive Guide to Exploring Our National Coastal Treasures
American Lighthouses, 3rd: A Comprehensive Guide to Exploring Our National Coastal Treasures

Bruce Roberts · Globe Pequot; Third edition
Format: Print book

This illustrated, one-of-a-kind guidebook describes more than 450 lighthouses, detailing their history and architecture and providing full information on visiting or just viewing them. Included are many "endangered" lights, threatened by erosion or lack of funding, and "ghost...
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Are We Having Any Fun Yet?: The Cooking & Partying Handbook
Are We Having Any Fun Yet?: The Cooking & Partying Handbook

Sammy Hagar · Dey Street Books
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

Indulge yourself in the superstar rocker and #1 New York Times bestselling author's raucous and delicious lifestyle with this bold cookbook and entertaining guide, complete with stories from a lifetime of food, signature recipes and drinks, and featuring lavish full-color photos.For...
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Classical Music for Children: 58 Easy Pieces for Guitar
Classical Music for Children: 58 Easy Pieces for Guitar

Martin Hegel · Schott
Pages: 48
Format: Paperback

(Guitar) . Includes original pieces by Carulli, Diabelli and Sor along with easy arrangements of Vivaldi's Four Seasons , from Handel's Music for the Royal Fireworks , Mozart's Magic Flute and more. Text in English and German.
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First 50 Popular Songs You Should Play on the Piano
First 50 Popular Songs You Should Play on the Piano

Hal Leonard Corp. · Hal Leonard
Format: Paperback

(Easy Piano Songbook) . 50 great pop classics for beginning pianists to learn, including: Autumn Leaves * Candle in the Wind * Chopsticks * Don't Know Why * Good Riddance (Time of Your Life) * Hallelujah * Happy * Happy Birthday to You * Heart and Soul * Hotel California * I Walk...
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D-Day Illustrated Edition: June 6, 1944: The Climactic Battle of World War II
D-Day Illustrated Edition: June 6, 1944: The Climactic Battle of World War II

Stephen E. Ambrose · Simon & Schuster, Incorporated
Pages: 768
Format: Hardcover

Now illustrated with an extraordinary collection of over 125 photos, Stephen E. Ambrose's D-Day is the definitive history of World War II's most pivotal battle, June 6, 1944, the day that changed the course of history.D-Day is the epic story of men at the most demanding moment of their...
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Behind the Curtain: An Insider's View of Jay Leno's Tonight Show
Behind the Curtain: An Insider's View of Jay Leno's Tonight Show

Dave Berg · Pelican Publishing
Format: Hardcover

Jay Leno's Tonight Show comes alive in this book by insider Dave Berg, who spent 18 years as Jay's co-producer. There were always two shows: the one on stage and the one behind the curtain. This narrative weaves both together, featuring the show's most legendary moments, including...
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Let's Go Crazy: Prince and the Making of Purple Rain
Let's Go Crazy: Prince and the Making of Purple Rain

Alan Light · Atria Books
Format: Hardcover

From the former senior editor of Rolling Stone and author of The Holy or the Broken, called "thoughtful and illuminating" by The New York Times, a new book on the unlikely coming-to-be of Prince's now legendary album.Purple Rain is a song, an album, and a film - each one a commercial...
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