“Moog’s warm and earnest style of writing is like sipping on a comforting spicy drink, very much like a Smoking Bishop or Spiced Earl Grey Tea.”
“Port establishes Leo Fender’s unique perspective on the world of electric noise he helped create, as he innovated and borrowed and cobbled his way to the world’s first production-model sol
Innovation is a hot topic. And the dominant narrative today holds that innovation comes from lean, hungry startups, not from corporate giants that have become sluggish, risk-averse copiers.
“Company of One is a treasure trove of business tips, ideas and suggestions on how to start the business of your dream and then un-think the typical busin
“It is hopeful that his book will inspire young readers to learn more about America’s many silent heroes. . . .
"This beautiful book has a fast and entertaining narrative that encourages the reader to go out to discover and wonder."
“Saving Talk Therapy is an outstanding look at psychotherapeutic practice in America . . .”
“Those seeking an introduction to a pivotal era in pro football’s history, and three legendary coaches whose influence is still felt today, will find Guts and Genius to be a lively
“It is surprising what Mailer can accomplish when he stops posing and simply writes.”
“Collier endorses capitalism for the long haul because it ‘has the potential to lift us all to unprecedented prosperity.’ However, he writes that ‘capitalist societies must be ethical as we
“For the diehard pro football fan interested in peeking behind the helmet, Quarterback makes absorbing reading.”
“a book that speaks loudly to black lesbians and to anyone who dares to love fiercely.”
“New colors are created every day and their future longevity will still hinge on reducing toxicity, discovering renewable sources, and finding new applications in both the arts and the scie
“If more and more actors enjoy fiber access, will the Internet be mainly a tool of the rich and powerful or will it level the playing field, an instrument of asymmetric warfare?”
“In Breaking Barriers, Stark has taken on an important chapter in American Sport and in the history of desegregation in America.”
"When we tell them about the things that have given us strength, some say that ours isn't an autism story—it's a love story."
“In brisk, vigorous, precise prose honed over decades of daily newspaper work, Gilliam paints a vivid portrait of the obstacles she faced as a black woman breaking multiple barriers in the
“If America is indeed entering a new Gilded Age, then Jack Kelly’s The Edge of Anarchy should be read by those with a serious desire to avoid another civil war between workers, man
Woke Baby is a book of for the times. “Woke Baby, up before the sun smiles, eyes open./” The illustrated baby of color has two clenched fists and on eye open, one closed.
“Home cooks who want a culinary challenge that is rich in history, folklore, and tradition will find it in the pages of Provisions.”
“Iran Rising: The Survival and Future of the Islamic Republic is a clearly written, well-researched, and scholarly work that will be of benefit to anyone with a ge
English opera in the 1920s may seem to some an odd topic. What we now know as the Royal Opera did not begin until after World War II.
James Magee is renowned for his remote architectural sculpture, most famously “The Hill,” which he has been creating for 40 years or so on 2000 acres of land he owns outside of El Paso, Texas.
“does an admirable job making connections between Gauguin’s artwork, the international settings, and sculptural artifacts.”
“Placeless People delves deeply into the philosophy of human rights but with easy prose and a structure that would give anyone pause when thinking about our times.