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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career taking the form of extended captions which describe and document pivotal moments and events making this book an historical document and a definitive visual record of a remarkable life of music
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
In this engagingly witty wise and heartfelt memoir Martin Short tells the tale of how a showbiz-obsessed kid from Canada transformed himself into one of Hollywood s favorite funnymen known to his famous peers as the comedian s comedian Martin Short takes you on a rich hilarious and occasionally heartbreaking ride through his life and times from his early years in Toronto as a member of the fabled improvisational troupe Second City to the all-American comic big time of Saturday Night Live and memorable roles in movies such as Three Amigos and Father of the Bride He reveals how he created his most indelible comedic characters among them the manic man-child Ed Grimley the slimy corporate lawyer Nathan Thurm and the bizarrely insensitive interviewer Jiminy Glick Throughout Short freely shares the spotlight with friends colleagues and collaborators including Steve Martin Tom Hanks Gilda Radner Mel Brooks Nora Ephron Eugene Levy Catherine O Hara Paul Shaffer and David Letterman But there is another side to Short s life that he has long kept private He lost his eldest brother and both of his parents by the time he turned twenty and more recently he lost his wife of thirty years to cancer In I Must Say Short talks for the first time... about the pain that these losses inflicted and the upbeat life philosophy that has kept him resilient and carried him through In the grand tradition of comedy legends Martin Short offers a show business memoir densely populated with boldface names and rife with retellable tales a hugely entertaining yet surprisingly moving self-portrait that will keep you laughing and crying from the first page to the last more
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
In Jennifer Lopez s first ever book True Love she explores one of her life s most defining periods the transformative two-year journey of how as an artist and a mother she confronted her greatest challenges identified her biggest fears and ultimately emerged a stronger person than she s ever been Guided by both intimate and electrifying photographs True Love an honest and revealing personal diary with hard-won lessons and heartfelt recollections and an empowering story of self-reflection rediscovery and resilience Completely full-color with photos throughout and lavishly designed True Love is a stunning and timeless book that features more than 200 never-before-seen images from Lopez s personal archives showing candid moments with her family and friends and providing a rare behind-the-scenes look at the life of a pop music icon travelling rehearsing and performing around the world
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
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
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
One of the most influential admired and innovative women of our time fashion designer philanthropist wife mother and grandmother Diane von Furstenberg offers a book about becoming the woman she wanted to be Diane von Furstenberg started out with a suitcase full of jersey dresses and an idea of who she wanted to be in her words the kind of woman who is independent and who doesn t rely on a man to pay her bills She has since become that woman establishing herself as a global brand and a major force in the fashion industry all the while raising a family and maintaining my children are my greatest creation In The Woman I Wanted to Be von Furstenberg reflects on her extraordinary life from childhood in Brussels to her days as a young jet-set princess to creating the dress that came to symbolize independence and power for an entire generation of women With remarkable honesty and wisdom von Furstenberg mines the rich territory of what it means to be a woman She opens up about her family and career overcoming cancer building a global brand and devoting herself to empowering other women writing I want every woman to know that she can be the woman she wants to be
Walt Disney Animation Studios Big Hero 6 is the story of Hiro Hamada a brilliant robotics prodigy who must foil a criminal plot that threatens to destroy the fast-paced high-tech city of San Fransokyo This new title in our popular The Art of series published to coincide with the movie s U S release features concept art from the film s creation including sketches storyboards maquette sculpts colorscripts and much more illuminated by quotes and interviews with the film s creators Fans will love the behind-the-scenes insights into Disney s newest action comedy adventure
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