“Loulou de la Falaise is not a book only for those who know of her but for anyone who truly believes in creativity and possesses a free spirit.”
“Its presentation and content is superbly executed and gives the reader an unusually intimate view of this designer.
“. . . heartbreaking . . .”
Unraveling the quixotic and somewhat contradictory life of the great painter George Catlin must have been a daunting challenge.
There is a reason why you may not have heard of Miles Aldridge, and it is the same reason why this book is one of those memorable experiences that comes with discovery of the unexpected.
“Daily Rituals is a delightful exploration of the personalities and private-moment quirks of artists and writers . . .”
What makes the creative spirit emerge?
“Genius Illustrated is a high-water mark in the field of comic artist biography.”
“Mr. Williams has crafted a one-person artistic conglomerate . . .”
“. . . a fantastically multidimensional Cezanne. . . . reads much like . . . one of Paul Cezanne’s paintings.”
“Fire in the Belly is a book comprised of many dark days. . . . a traffic accident of a thing. Fascinating . . .”
“. . . an enjoyable book about a life in music.”
“. . . a fitting tribute, heartfelt and heart rending . . .”
“. . . a readable and fascinating exploration of the mind of an artist who still manages, after four centuries, to surprise, inspire, and enlighten us.”
“interesting story . . . more than delivers.”
“Loretta Lynn tells us her secrets in the pages of Honky Tonk Girl.”
“. . . never before has anyone, to this reader’s knowledge, made such a harrowing a story as downright funny as this. . . .
“The Astaires: Fred and Adele is a page-turner of a biography, briskly written and immaculately researched.
“Whether or not the tales told here are true, we will likely never know.
“. . . with More Room in a Broken Heart, we hear the ballad of Carly, sung long and sultry, in a voice as crisp as a winter’s night. . . .
“Daphne Guinness is a book for those who believe in free spirits and for those who can see past celebrity.
“Alan Moore: Conversations is undoubtedly a definitive, scholarly collection for Mr. Moore’s fans, but as the book’s editor Eric Berlatsky points out: ‘. . .
“Would that the publisher have gone on the complete journey with Hockney and Gayford and made this the large-scale volume that it deserved to be so that the art could have been as easily ab
“In our time, where the struggle for democracy is once again coming to the forefront of our national and international dialogue, we can look to Marzi as an example of this common s
“Tawdry as this first love affair with literature may have been, how glad we are that Peter Selgin was tempted into it—and fell head over heels.
Biographer Michael Feeney Callan gives a strong indication of what we may expect from his new work, an exhaustively researched volume on the career of actor, filmmaker, and champion of independent