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A Tall History of Sugar

Forbes, Curdella · Akashic Books
Pages: 372
Format: Hardcover

"In her immersive modern fairy tale, Forbes unspools an unlikely love story as well as a haunting, hypnotic piece of postcolonial Jamaican history...Arrienne's recount moves in hopscotch fashion, but it's driven forward by her enchanting voice, to which Forbes brings an electric...
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The Miracles of the Namiya General Store

Higashino, Keigo · Yen On
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

When three delinquents hole up in an abandoned general store after their most recent robbery, to their great surprise, a letter drops through the mail slot in the store's shutter. This seemingly simple request for advice sets the trio on a journey of discovery as, over the course of a single...
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Trinity Sight: A Novel

Givhan, Jennifer · Blackstone Publishing
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

Is the Earth planning her rebirth -- or her revenge? ''Our people are survivors,'' Calliope's great-grandmother once told her of their Puebloan roots -- could Bisabuela's ancient myths be true?Anthropologist Calliope Santiago awakens to find herself in a strange...
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The Coen Brothers' America

Booker, M. Keith · Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Pages: 232
Format: Hardcover

For more than three decades, Joel and Ethan Coen have produced some of the most unique and thought-provoking works in modern cinema. In broad comedies such as Raising Arizona, violent thrillers like No Country for Old Men, and black comedies such as Fargo, the filmmakers have offered brilliant...
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Downton Abbey - A Celebration: The Official Companion to All Six Seasons

Jessica Fellowes · St. Martin's Griffin
Pages: 320
Format: Paperback

"Downton Abbey set a new standard, and it's probable that in 20 or 50 years critics will look back and say that this was period drama at its very best, often imitated but never bettered." -- The Daily MailSince the moment we first entered Downton Abbey, we have been swept...
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Supreme Glamour

Wilson, Mary · Thames & Hudson
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

Sumptuously illustrated, engaging, and insightful, Mary Wilson's book charts the glittering story of The Supremes, as it showcases their glamorous and iconic ensembles.As Motown's leading act in the 1960s, The Supremes became synonymous with glamorous, elegant, coordinated ensembles....
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Queen Meryl: The Iconic Roles, Heroic Deeds, and Legendary Life of Meryl Streep

Erin Carlson · Hachette Books
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

A captivating and inspiring portrait of legendary actress Meryl Streep and her work, Queen Meryl explores the fearless icon's trailblazing roles in film, her feminist activism, and the indelible mark she's left on pop culture.Meryl Streep is the most celebrated actress of our time....
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Star Wars Made Easy: A Beginner's Guide to a Galaxy Far, Far Away

Blauvelt, Christian · DK
Pages: 200
Format: Hardcover

Don't know your Wookiees from your Wampas? If the Star Wars™ saga has you stumped, we've got your back. Star Wars Made Easy gives you everything you need to get you around the galaxy. Star Wars is a global phenomenon and the Force has truly reawakened. So where to start if you have...
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The LEGO Book New Edition: with exclusive LEGO brick

Lipkowitz, Daniel · DK
Pages: 280
Format: Hardcover

Celebrate and explore the incredible story of the LEGO Group and its much-loved bricks, sets, minifigures, movies, games, and more with this updated and expanded edition.Take a dazzling visual tour through all the groundbreaking moments in LEGO® history, from the company's humble beginnings...
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Audience of One: Donald Trump, Television, and the Fracturing of America

Poniewozik, James · Liveright
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

A generational work that, using television, reframes America's identity through the rattled mind of a septuagenarian, insomniac, cable-news-junkie president.In the tradition of great cultural figures like Marshall McLuhan and Neil Postman, New York Times chief television critic James...
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