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Based on the blog with more than four million loyal fans a beautiful heartfelt funny and inspiring collection of photographs and stories capturing the spirit of a cityNow an instant 1 New York Times bestseller Humans of New York began in the summer of 2010 when photographer Brandon Stanton set out to create a photographic census of New York City Armed with his camera he began crisscrossing the city covering thousands of miles on foot all in an attempt to capture New Yorkers and their stories The result of these efforts was a vibrant blog he called Humans of New York in which his photos were featured alongside quotes and anecdotes The blog has steadily grown now boasting millions of devoted followers Humans of New York is the book inspired by the blog With four hundred color photos including exclusive portraits and all-new stories Humans of New York is a stunning collection of images that showcases the outsized personalities of New York Surprising and moving printed in a beautiful full-color hardbound edition Humans of New York is a celebration of individuality and a tribute to the spirit of the city With 400 full-color photos and a distinctive vellum jacket
Go inside the clubhouse and behind the scenes of the 1 smash hit FX television show Sons of Anarchy with this official book the only one officially sanctioned by the show s creator and FX which offers the definitive insider s guide to all seven seasons including the series memorable final episode Sons of Anarchy The Official Collector s Edition is an awesome tribute to the Teller-Morrow family Inside you ll find An introduction by and interviews with Kurt Sutter series creator on how the show came to beRevealing interviews with the cast including Charlie Hunnam Jax Katey Sagal Gemma Maggie Siff Tara Ryan Hurst Opie Theo Rossi Juice Kurt Sutter Otto and more Creating the Chaos an all-access tour of the sets the bikes the tattoos and much moreThe actors most memorable scenes and moments in their own wordsAn oral history of the pivotal Season 6 finale A Mother s Work A look back at Season 7 the series end and the Teller family legacyComplete with a deluxe package and hundreds of striking full-color photographs throughout Sons of Anarchy The Official Collector s Edition is the must-have book for any Sons of Anarchy fan
The only authorized full-color book commemorating Derek Jeter s iconic baseball career with the New York Yankees featuring archival images and original photos of his final 2014 season from renowned photographer Christopher Anderson Derek Jeter s twentieth and final season in Major League Baseball truly marks the end of a sports era The New York Yankees shortstop a five-time World Series victor team captain since 2003 and one of the greatest ballplayers of all time is a beloved and inspiring role model who displays the indefinable qualities of a champion on and off the field Jeter Unfiltered is a powerful collection of never-before-published images taken over the course of Derek s final season Fans will have unprecedented access to The Captain as the famously private baseball legend takes us behind the scenes inside his home the stadium the gym at his Turn 2 Foundation events fortieth birthday party and more as he looks back with candor and gratitude on his baseball career The result is an intimate portrait bursting with personality professionalism and pride Jeter Unfiltered is Jeter as you have never seen him before unguarded unapologetic unfiltered
This spectacular collector s edition includes a lavishly illustrated book on the making of the show scrolled maps plus an artist s portfolio featuring never-before-seen storyboards all housed in a handsome gold-stamped case The book reveals how the best-selling fantasy series was translated into a series that has captivated millions of viewers It includes hundreds of unpublished set photos production and costume designs plus family trees a dissection of the Dothraki language and histories of the realms Interviews with actors and crew members as well as a foreword by George R R Martin make this an exclusive window into the show The storyboards portfolio shows how comic book artist Will Simpson singlehandedly storyboarded seasons one and two and features deleted scenes and alternate scenes Storyboards are seldom made public so this collection is as rare as it is fascinating Completing the package are maps of Westeros and Esos Fans will recognize the maps from the HBO Go bonus material for Season 2 Printed on archival acid-free paper and ready for framing these maps bring the world of Game of Thrones to life Product Features An exquisite foil-stamped clamshell case Inside HBO s Game of Thrones Hardcover 192 pages fully illustrated... with padded case and foil stamping The Storyboards hardcover 192 pages fully illustrated with emboss and ribbon marker Two 11 x 22 inch scrolled color maps printed on archival acid-free paper more
1 New York Times Bestseller2014 NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALISTIn her first memoir Roz Chast brings her signature wit to the topic of aging parents Spanning the last several years of their lives and told through four-color cartoons family photos and documents and a narrative as rife with laughs as it is with tears Chast s memoir is both comfort and comic relief for anyone experiencing the life-altering loss of elderly parents When it came to her elderly mother and father Roz held to the practices of denial avoidance and distraction But when Elizabeth Chast climbed a ladder to locate an old souvenir from the crazy closet with predictable results the tools that had served Roz well through her parents seventies eighties and into their early nineties could no longer be deployed While the particulars are Chast-ian in their idiosyncrasies an anxious father who had relied heavily on his wife for stability as he slipped into dementia and a former assistant principal mother whose overbearing personality had sidelined Roz for decades the themes are universal adult children accepting a parental role aging and unstable parents leaving a family home for an institution dealing with uncomfortable physical intimacies managing logistics and hiring... strangers to provide the most personal care An amazing portrait of two lives at their end and an only child coping as best she can Can t We Talk about Something More Pleasant will show the full range of Roz Chast s talent as cartoonist and storyteller more
Dark Horse Books and Nintendo team up to bring you The Legend of Zelda Hyrule Historia containing an unparalleled collection of historical information on The Legend of Zelda franchise This handsome hardcover contains never-before-seen concept art the full history of Hyrule the official chronology of the games and much more Starting with an insightful introduction by the legendary producer and video-game designer of Donkey Kong Mario and The Legend of Zelda Shigeru Miyamoto this book is crammed full of information about the storied history of Link s adventures from the creators themselves As a bonus The Legend of Zelda Hyrule Historia includes an exclusive comic by the foremost creator of The Legend of Zelda manga Akira Himekawa
The definitive book of Beatles songs shown as first written by their own hands and put into authoritative context for the 50th anniversary of the Beatles coming to America For the Beatles writing songs was a process that could happen anytime -- songs we all know by heart often began as a scribble on the back of an envelope or on hotel stationery These original documents have ended up scattered across the world at museums and universities and with collectors and friends Many have never been published before More than 100 songs and lyrics are reproduced in THE BEATLES LYRICS providing Hunter Davies a unique platform to tell the story of the music The intimacy of these reproductions -- there are sections crossed out and rewritten and words tossed into the final recordings that were never written down -- ensures that THE BEATLES LYRICS will be a treasure for musicians scholars and fans everywhere
SUNDAY TIMES 1 BESTSELLER For the first time EVER global superstars One Direction are releasing their 100 official autobiography offering a new intimate insight into their lives as never before seen or heard In their first in-depth autobiography pop sensations Niall Zayn Liam Harry and Louis tell the story of their lives From nervously auditioning for the X Factor and meeting each other for the first time to filming their hit movie This Is Us and releasing their bestselling third album Midnight Memories it really has been one incredible journey For the first time the boys loyal fans will be given an unprecedented insight into all of it from their humble beginnings and lives before the X Factor to recording their first single touring the world winning awards breaking records and much much more What has it been like for them What did they really think of each other when they first met What inspires their song-writing How do they handle life on the road and long breaks away from those they care about and love And what do they think is next for them as a band who have achieved so much so quickly Beautifully produced and filled with never-before-seen snaps drawings and notes taking you behind the scenes of the creation of their music... their tours and their incredible friendship One Direction are ready to lay themselves bare in a way we ve never seen before Get ready for the incredible story of a lifetime from an incredible set of lads more
By joining circles ovals rectangles cylinders and other common shapes even the youngest artist can easily create 30 different characters a fireman a drummer a mailman a cowboy an astronaut a roller-skating girl a boy on a swing and more Blank practice pages make it even easier You can color the pictures when you are done
Dementors and House-elves merpeople and Chinese Fireball Dragons these are just a few of the magical creatures and frightening monsters populating J K Rowling s wizarding world Harry Potter The Creature Vault is a fascinating look at how this menagerie was brought to life for the blockbuster Harry Potter film series Detailed profiles of each creature include rare concept illustrations behind-the-scenes photography and filmmaking secrets from the Warner Bros archive A removable poster picturing each of the creatures and an interactive Eeylops Owl Emporium catalog complete this must-have package