"If you are a Banksy fan or at least interested in seeing a collection of his work. This Is Not a Photo Opportunity: The Street Art of Banksy will be a fun read."
“For some, it’s the journey and not the destination.”
“say a prayer of gratitude for Benny Binion. He’s the nicest gangster you never met.”
German scholar Robert Beachy’s Gay Berlin: Birthplace of a Modern Identity adds to the growing literature of pre-Stonewall GLBTQ history.
In Restorative Yoga for Life, author Gail Grossman aims to help the reader feel at ease in the body, recover from illness or physical injury, and gain a sense of balance and well-being.
“Whether or not one can actually learn how to draw/illustrate fashion let alone vintage fashion, remains a mystery.”
“For those interested in this critical campaign, this volume is recommended.”
A generation away from the controversies surrounding the photography of Robert Mapplethorpe, art historian Germano Celant has released Robert Mapplethorpe: The Nymph Photography that surve
“Just in time to address those extra holiday pounds comes a practical guide to natural sugars and artificial sweeteners that explodes some long-held myths along the way.”
“Yoga for Cancer sets out to help people live longer, healthier and happier lives.”
“This wonderfully designed work is a tribute to the creative mind of artist Salvador Dalí.”
"The most engaging, inventive, interactive nonfiction children's book this year!"
“an unusual opportunity to discuss with children the value of following one’s conscience and the need to stand up for justice, freedom, and equality.”
I try to stay on the positive side of things as much as I can, because I’m a positive kind of guy. But once in a while, a book comes along that is so laughably obtuse that you just can’t give it a
“an objective, insightful, well researched, heavily documented and illustrated book . . .”
“relish The Innovators. If you love technology, it’s a rollicking ride.”
“a truly remarkable story of a born activist.”
“readers will find Nothing is True and Everything Is Possible not only unsettling but also difficult to put down.”
“Taste happens in our head, not in our mouth, and the art of the table today is as robust as it was in the 18th century.”
“The Price of Silence is a concise, heartfelt addition to books about mental illness.”
“multiple voices use the power of story to tell their Class Lives as both noun and verb.”
“To this latest book (a collection of good-sized pieces for The New York Review of Books and quite a few, well, bad-sized ones, little nuggets he wrote as speeches or trib
“an exciting, eye opening, and informative read.”
“Fast computers coupled with biological knowledge can let us understand the workings of a wedge of actual brain tissue.
“Price reveals Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard’s Killing Jesus as inconsistent and unsubstantiated.”