Posts Tagged ‘Books’

Saturday, August 16th, 2014

The Monocle Guide to Good Business


The Monocle Guide to Good Business is a book for would-be business leaders, start-ups and established companies that feel it’s time for some new ideas. It’s a book to be used—write in the margins and turn over the corners of the pages.

Friday, August 1st, 2014

Hollywood ‘Poker Madam’ Reveals Famous Regulars


Molly Bloom recalls the ups and downs of being Hollywood’s “Poker Princess”. She says she lured the rich and famous to her table every week for high-stakes poker. She dishes on her life in her book Molly’s Game.

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014

‘Fight Club’ Sequel Details


Dark Horse Comics is set to produce “Fight Club 2,” a 10-issue graphic novel that takes place a decade after the original. Ahead of a Comic-Con conversation with David Fincher, Chuck Palahniuk has opened up about the forthcoming comic book sequel to his novel Fight Club.

Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014

There Might Be 8 Game of Thrones Books


Anne Groell, the editor of George RR Martin’s epic book saga A Song of Ice and Fire which is being filmed for TV as Game of Thrones, has suggested that the series might end up with eight novels rather than the planned seven.

Tuesday, May 27th, 2014

Sexual Fitness: The Ultimate Guide to Pump While You Hump, Tone While You Bone and Shred in the Bed


It’s time to work out, but your partner wants to be intimate. SEXUAL FITNESS is the simple solution to this wonderful dilemma. Make your bedroom your gym and your partner your dumbbell. Most sex books are just description manuals or photo albums with silly photos of waxed couples making ridiculous faces while they try to hide any genitalia from the camera. The truth is that when you are getting it on you don’t want to stop to read the next paragraph. SEXUAL FITNESS is a quick reference funny-read-for-the-bedroom “sexercise” workout routine catalyst.

Friday, May 16th, 2014

Dangerous Odds: My Secret Life Inside an Illegal Billion Dollar Sports Betting Operation


A young beauty with a privileged New York upbringing stumbles in the backdoor of the largest illegal sports betting organization in the U.S. It sounds like the intro to a Lifetime movie but it’s all true. Marisa Lankester is the author; the young woman who went to work for renowned bookmaker Ron The Cigar Sacco and into a life of crime.

Sunday, May 4th, 2014

Assholes: A Theory


In the spirit of the mega-selling On Bullshit, philosopher Aaron James presents a theory of the asshole that is both intellectually provocative and existentially necessary.

Monday, April 14th, 2014

Insatiable: Porn – A Love Story by Asa Akira


In Insatiable, Asa Akira recounts her extraordinary life in chapters that are hilarious, shocking, and touching. In a wry, conversational tone, she talks about her experiences shoplifting and doing drugs while in school, her relationship with other porn stars (she is married to one) and with the industry at large, and her beliefs about women and sexuality. Insatiable is filled with Akira’s unusual and often highly amusing anecdotes, including her visit to a New Hampshire sex shop run by a mother and son.

Friday, April 4th, 2014

What If?: Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions


From the creator of the wildly popular webcomic xkcd, hilarious and informative answers to important questions you probably never thought to ask.

Monday, March 24th, 2014

Caps: One Size Fits All


The first book of its kind, this in-depth look at the cult of caps explores one of fashion’s most enduring international trends. The 21st century has witnessed a cap craze. Nearly every facet of society has embraced its own version–from rappers to punk rockers, cyclists to baseball stars, hipsters to high fashionistas. In Caps: One Size Fits All, Steven Bryden explores the evolution of the cap, tracing its roots from functional item to fashion must-have. Filled with expertly shot color images, the book features interviews with cap connoisseurs and icons of cap fashion, including Supreme’s Aaron Bondaroff and Craig Ford, owner of the London BAPE store.