From the author of Junkyard Planet comes a global exploration of the hidden market for used stuff and a travelogue that follows unwanted, obsolescent objects' journeys into a reusable future. Illustrations.
Describes the author's upbringing in a New Orleans East shotgun house as the unruly 13th child of a widowed mother, tracing a century of family history and the impact of class, race and Hurricane Katrina on her sense of identity.
A collection of personal essays explores the complexities and paradoxes of growing up black in the South with a white surname as well as the author's experiences with interracial marriage, international adoption, and teaching at a Northern white college.
Examines the biggest themes of JAY-Z's career, including hustling, and it recognizes the way that he's always weaved politics into his music, making statements about race, criminal justice and black wealth. By the author of Tears We Cannout Stop. Illustrations.
Everyone knows the parlor game question asked of every chef and food personality in countless interviews: What is the last meal you'd want to eat before you die? But what does it look like when you pose the question to bartenders? In Last Call, author Brad Thomas Parsons gathers the intriguing responses from a diverse range of bartenders around the country.
The best-selling author of The Dirty Life evocatively describes her family's highs and lows throughout five years on Essex Farm that were marked by injury, difficult weather, financial setbacks and renewed commitments. 75,000 first printing. Illustrations.
In a new hand-drawn syllabus detailing her creative curriculum, the author has students drawing themselves as monsters and superheroes, convincing students who think they can't draw that they can, and, most importantly, encouraging them to understand that a daily journal can be anything so long as it is hand drawn.
Reveals the never-before-told inside story of the high-stakes, four-year-long investigation into Donald Trump's Russia ties—culminating in the Steele Dossier, and sparking the Mueller report—from the founders of political opposition research company Fusion GPS.
The Emmy Award-winning Food Network chef shares 125 new recipes while relating the intimate stories behind them, recounting personal milestones and the culinary traditions that do not appear in her shows and articles.
Chronicling the life of award-winning young adult novelist, and Eisner-nominated comics scribe Cecil Castellucci, Girl On Film follows a passionate aspiring artist from the youngest age through adulthood to deeply examine the arduous pursuit of filmmaking, while exploring the act of memory and how it recalls and reshapes what we think we truly know about ourselves.
A tribute to the role of sports in struggling Navajo communities chronicles a season with the Chinle High School basketball team, sharing insights into their exhilarating wins, crushing losses and culture-shaped dreams. Illustrations.
The award-winning Buzzfeed UK Investigations Editor documents the 2014 death of a British fixer for a ring of exiled Russian oligarchs believed to have been targeted for assassination by Putin in a campaign that has gone unchecked by western governments.
Nobody's Victim is an unflinching look at a hidden world most people don't know exists — one of stalking, blackmail, and sexual violence, online and off — and the incredible story of how one lawyer, determined to fight back, turned her own hell into a revolution.