A propulsive history chronicling the conception and creation of Disneyland, the masterpiece California theme park, as told like never before by popular historian Richard Snow.One day in the early 1950s, Walt Disney stood looking over 240 acres of farmland in Anaheim, California, and imagined
In celebration of the Brady Bunch s 50th anniversary, TV writer Kimberly Potts writes a Seinfeldia like definitive history of the show that changed the family sitcom and made an indelible impact on pop culture.There isn t a person in this country who hasn t heard of The Brady Bunch Whether it s the
Jessica reveals for the first time her inner monologue and most intimate struggles Guided by the journals she s kept since age fifteen, and brimming with her unique humor and down to earth humanity, Open Book is as inspiring as it is entertaining This was supposed to be a very different book Five
Famed American actress Demi Moore at last tells her own story in a surprisingly intimate and emotionally charged memoir For decades, Demi Moore has been synonymous with celebrity From iconic film roles to high profile relationships, Moore has never been far from the spotlight or the headlines.
In this wickedly funny cultural critique, the author of the critically acclaimed memoir and Hulu series Shrill exposes misogyny in the MeToo era THIS IS A WITCH HUNT.WE RE WITCHES,AND WE RE HUNTING YOU From the moment powerful men started falling to the MeToo movement, the lamentations began
The last book from beloved Hollywood icon Carrie Fisher, The Princess Diarist is an intimate, hilarious, and revealing recollection of what happened behind the scenes on one of the most famous film sets of all time, the first Star Wars movie When Carrie Fisher discovered the journals she kept
From beloved CBS Sunday Morning correspondent and humorist Mo Rocca, an entertaining and rigorously researched book that celebrates the dead people who have long fascinated him.Mo Rocca has always loved obituaries reading about the remarkable lives of global leaders, Hollywood heavyweights, and
Emmy award winning gadfly Mike Rowe presents a ridiculously entertaining, seriously fascinating collection of his favorite episodes from America s 1 short form podcast, The Way I Heard It, along with a host of memories, ruminations, illustrations, and insights It s a delightful collection of
I was saying things in songs that female singers didn t really say back then I wasn t submissive or begging him to come back, I was kicking his ass, kicking him out, kicking my own ass too My Blondie character was an inflatable doll but with a dark, provocative, aggressive side I was playing it
Lin Manuel Miranda s groundbreaking musical Hamilton is as revolutionary as its subject, the poor kid from the Caribbean who fought the British, defended the Constitution, and helped to found the United States Fusing hip hop, pop, R B, and the best traditions of theater, this once in a generation
The first definitive, unauthorized, behind the scenes cultural history of the Bachelor franchise, America s favorite guilty pleasure For fifteen years and thirty five seasons, the Bachelor franchise has been a mainstay in American TV viewers lives Since it premiered in 2002, the show s popularity
Busy Philipps s autobiographical book offers the same unfiltered and candid storytelling that her Instagram followers have come to know and love, from growing up in Scottsdale, Arizona and her painful and painfully funny teen years, to her life as a working actress, mother, and famous best friend.
From the writer of Slate s Dear Prudence column comes a witty and clever collection of essays and cultural observations spanning pop culture from the endearingly popular to the staggeringly obscure.Sometimes you just have to yell New York Times bestselling author of Texts from Jane Eyre Daniel M.
Gloriously witty, keen and spirited J.J Abrams, Director of Star Wars The Rise of Skywalker The odds of me ever writing a book were approximately Oh, never mind My golden companion worries about such things I don t I have indeed now written a book telling my story, in my voice, not his
Fleabag Scriptures includes new writing from Phoebe Waller Bridge alongside the filming scripts and the never before seen stage directions from the award winning series.
Jenna Fischer s Hollywood journey began at the age of 22 when she moved to Los Angeles from her hometown of St Louis With a theater degree in hand, she was certain everything would fall easily into place Never mind that she didn t know a single person in the entertainment industry She was
Rock stars and rap gods Comedy legends and A list actors Supermodels and centerfolds Moguls and mobsters A president Over his unrivaled four decade career in radio, Howard Stern has interviewed thousands of personalities discussing sex, relationships, money, fame, spirituality, and success with
Countless writers and artists have spoken for a generation, but no one has done it quite like Chuck Klosterman With an exhaustive knowledge of popular culture and an almost effortless ability to spin brilliant prose out of unlikely subject matter, Klosterman attacks the entire spectrum of
IN THE YEAR 2044, reality is an ugly place The only time teenage Wade Watts really feels alive is when he s jacked into the virtual utopia known as the OASIS Wade s devoted his life to studying the puzzles hidden within this world s digital confines, puzzles that are based on their creator s