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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
Me Inc features a black simulated-leather cover with gold foil stamping and a black ribbon bookmark The fact that KISS is one of the most successful rock bands in the world is no accident From the beginning Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley had a clear-cut vision of what they wanted to do and how they wanted to operate KISS as a business well before they ever first took the stage Since deciding with Paul to manage the band themselves Simmons has proved himself to be a formidable businessman having sold over 100 million CDs and DVDs worldwide overseen over 3 000 licensed merchandise items and starred in the longest running celebrity reality show to date More impressive is that he handles all of his business ventures on his own no personal assistant few handlers and as little red tape as possible In Me Inc Simmons shares a lifetime of field-tested and hard-won business advice that will provide readers with the tools needed to build a solid business strategy harness the countless tools available in the digital age network like hell and be the architect for the business entity that is you Inspired by The Art of War the book dispenses Simmons in-depth insights via thirteen specific principles for success based on his own experience... triumphs and instructional failures in business from finding the confidence within yourself that s necessary to get started to surrounding yourself with the right people to partner with and learn from to knowing when to pull the plug and when to double-down These thirteen principles are a skeleton key into a world of success freedom peace of mind and most importantly financial success more
Divided by continent YOU ARE HERE represents one idealized orbit of the ISS This planetary photo tour -- surprising playful thought-provoking and visually delightful -- is also punctuated with fun fascinating commentary on life in zero gravity In the spirit of his bestselling An Astronaut s Guide to Life on Earth YOU ARE HERE opens a singular window on our planet using remarkable photographs to illuminate the history and consequences of human settlement the magnificence and wit of never-before-noticed landscapes and the power of the natural forces shaping our world and the future of our species
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
Jimmy Page by Jimmy Page is the photographic autobiography and visual history of the world s most iconic guitar player With incredible attention to detail Page has chosen hundreds of photographs representing significant moments in his career from a schoolboy with a rock-a-billy quiff through his extensive work as a session musician including The Yardbirds Led Zeppelin ARMS The Firm Outrider Coverdale Page and Page Plant playing with Roy Harper and The Black Crowes collaborating with P Diddy and performing with Leona Lewis at the closing ceremony of the 2008 Beijing Olympics Both Genesis Publications and Jimmy Page have sifted through thousands of images representing the work of more than 70 photographers including some of the greatest names in rock photography Ross Halfin Kate Simon and Gered Mankowitz to name but a few Included are a mixture of iconic portraits rare and unseen photographs from Jimmy s archive along with visas photos and stamps from his own passports Page has officially put pen to paper about his career taking the form of extended captions which describe and document pivotal moments and events making this book an historical document and a definitive visual record of a remarkable life of music
Tory Burch sees the world in color inspired by people places and ideas all of which influence her brand synonymous with print and color In her first book she explores what living in color means to her The book is organized by color each one brought to life through images of her own collections and travels how she entertains style icons the works of artists authors and interior designers she admires and the advice of business leaders many of whom are interviewed within The book also offers a glimpse into the more personal moments in Tory s life such as family trips with her boys or the indelible ways in which her parents Buddy and Reva Robinson influenced her collection company and philosophy The foreword is written by Anna Wintour artistic director of Cond Nast and editor-in-chief of Vogue and the cover features Damien Hirst s Beautiful Primal Urges Rug Damien Hirst and Science Ltd all rights reserved DACS London ARS NY 2014 Courtesy of Other Criteria 100 of the gross proceeds received by Tory Burch LLC from the sale of this book will benefit the Tory Burch Foundation
I am hopelessly divided between the dark and the good the rebel and the saint the sex maniac and the monk the poet and the priest the demagogue and the populist Pen to paper I ve put it all down every bit from the heart I m going out on a limb here so watch my back Billy Idol An early architect of punk rock s sound style and fury whose lip-curling sneer and fist-pumping persona vaulted him into pop s mainstream as one of MTV s first megastars Billy Idol remains to this day a true rock n roll icon Now in his long-awaited autobiography Dancing with Myself Idol delivers an electric searingly honest account of his journey to fame from his early days as front man of the pioneering UK punk band Generation X to the decadent life atop the dance-rock kingdom he ruled delivered with the same in-your-face attitude and fire his fans have embraced for decades Beyond adding his uniquely qualified perspective to the story of the evolution of rock Idol is a brash lively chronicler of his own career A survivor s tale at its heart this sometimes chilling and always riveting account of one man s creative drive joining forces with unbridled human desire is unmistakably literary in its character and brave in its sheer willingness to tell With it... Billy Idol is destined to emerge as one of the great writers among his musical peers more
In the flawless style of Deborah Needleman s Domino comes the interior design book of the decade from HGTV star virtual sensation and Canadian design queen Sarah Richardson Ever wondered how to transform your laundry room from drab to fab Your kitchen from prison to paradise Your bedroom from boring to beautiful Now you can in this comprehensive interior design tome by design maven extraordinaire Sarah Richardson Within these beautiful full-color pages and photographs Sarah walks you through each room in your home from the master bedroom to the kids rooms to the kitchen the bathroom and everywhere in between showing you how to turn a house into a home Sarah style Featuring full-page design spreads with stunning attention to detail Sarah Style is a cache of creative unique ideas for transforming your living spaces You can make your dream home a reality and the inspiration and complete know-how is right here in this premier source for all things interior design
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
An addictive collection of new full-color postcard secrets and app secrets from the author of the smash bestselling PostSecret books with more secrets than any previous PostSecret book A decade ago Frank Warren began a community art project that captured the popular imagination and became a worldwide obsession He handed out postcards to strangers and left them in public places asking people to share a secret they had never told anyone and mail them back to him anonymously More than half a million secrets 600 million hits to the award-winning PostSecret blog and five huge bestsellers later the PostSecret phenomenon is bigger than ever By turns this funny heartbreaking thoughtful and moving this compendium of graphic haiku offers an intimate glimpse into both individual private lives and into our shared humanity Included in this compelling new book are dozens of the best archived secrets from the original PostSecret app inside stories about the most controversial secrets Frank Warren has received moving text from the new PostSecret play foreign secrets puzzle secrets and much more
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