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David Sedaris Diaries: A Visual Compendium

David Sedaris · Little, Brown and Company
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

A remarkable illustrated volume of artwork and images selected from the diaries David Sedaris has been creating for four decadesIn this richly illustrated book, readers will for the first time experience the diaries David Sedaris has kept for nearly 40 years in the elaborate, three-dimensional,...
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Ballerina Body: Dancing and Eating Your Way to a Leaner, Stronger, and More Graceful You

Misty Copeland · Grand Central Life & Style
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

The celebrated ballerina and role model, Misty Copeland, shares the secrets of how to reshape your body and achieve a lean, strong physique and glowing health.
Misty Copeland believes "There has been a shift in recent years in which women no longer desire the bare bones of a runway...
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A Month in Siena

Hisham Matar · Random House
Pages: 144
Format: Hardcover

From the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Return comes a profoundly moving contemplation of the relationship between art and life.

After finishing his powerful memoir The Return, Hisham Matar, seeking solace and pleasure, traveled to Siena, Italy. Always finding...
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Tune In: The Beatles: All These Years

Mark Lewisohn · Crown Archetype; First U. S. Edition First Printing edition
Format: Hardcover

Tune In is the first volume of All These Years—a highly-anticipated, groundbreaking biographical trilogy by the world's leading Beatles historian. Mark Lewisohn uses his unprecedented archival access and hundreds of new interviews to construct the full story of the lives and work...
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ROY G. BIV: An Exceedingly Surprising Book About Color

Jude Stewart · BLOOMSBURY
Format: Hardcover

Color is all around us every day. We use it to interpret the world--red means stop, blue means water, orange means construction. But it is also written into our metaphors, of speech and thought alike: yellow means cowardice; green means envy--unless you're in Germany, where yellow means...

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The Visual Index of Artists' Signatures and Monograms

Radway Jackson · Cromwell Editions
Pages: 239
Format: Hardcover

Presents alphabetically facsimiles of the signatures of European painters who flourished between the fifteenth century and the present
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Rebel Music: Race, Empire, and the New Muslim Youth Culture

Hisham Aidi · Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Pages: 398
Format: Print book

This fascinating, timely, and important book on the connection between music and political activism among Muslim youth around the world looks at how hip-hop, jazz, and reggae, along with Andalusian and Gnawa music, have become a means of building community and expressing protest in the face...
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Dalton Trumbo: Blacklisted Hollywood Radical

Christopher Trumbo · University Press of Kentucky
Format: Hardcover

James Dalton Trumbo (1905-1976) is widely recognized for his work as a screenwriter, playwright, and author, but he is also remembered as one of the Hollywood Ten who opposed the House Un-American Activities Committee. Refusing to answer questions about his prior involvement with the Communist...
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