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The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics

The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics

by Daniel James Brown

Daniel James Brown's robust book tells the story of the University of Washingtons 1936 eight-oar crew and their epic quest for an Olympic gold medal, a team that transformed the sport and grabbed the... Read More

Dear Zoo: A Lift-The-Flap Book

Dear Zoo: A Lift-The-Flap Book

by Rod Campbell (Illustrator)

In this delightful tale about a youngster looking for the perfect pet, readers can lift the flaps to see the animals the zoo has sent. New art and a gold-ink cover for this 25th anniversary edition... Read More

Thug Kitchen: Eat Like You Give A F*ck

Thug Kitchen: Eat Like You Give A F*ck

by Michelle Davis, Matt Holloway

Thug Kitchen started their wildly popular web site to inspire people to eat some Goddamn vegetables and adopt a healthier lifestyle. Beloved by Gwyneth Paltrow ("This might be my favorite thing ever"... Read More

Begin Again: Music from and Inspired by the Original Motion Picture

Begin Again: Music from and Inspired by the Original Motion Picture (2014)

by Original Soundtrack

John Carney, the writer and director of the independent smash Once , has returned with another film about the intersection of love and music. In Begin Again , Gretta (Keira Knightley) and David ... Read More

Star Wars

Star Wars (1977)

directed by George Lucas
featuring Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Peter Cushing

George Lucas' mythological popcorn movie is a two-hour roller-coaster ride that has passed into movie legend. The story, for the tiny number of people not familiar with it, concerns a farm boy named... Read More