Tag Archives: books

  • ‘Led Zeppelin by Led Zeppelin': The Official Led Zeppelin Book

    ‘Led Zeppelin by Led Zeppelin': The Official Led Zeppelin Book

    Led Zeppelin, like the Big Mac, turns 50 this year. And to commemorate, the surviving members of the band are going to get back together, head to their local Mickey D’s, and eat Big Macs until they drop from exhaustion, just like the old world tour days. Just kidding, they’re putting out Led Zeppelin by Led […]

  • ‘Typeset in the Future: Typography and Design in Science Fiction Movies’

    ‘Typeset in the Future: Typography and Design in Science Fiction Movies’

    There are two types of people in this wicked world: People who pay attention to fonts and typefaces and people who don’t. But even we font-ignoramuses might be interested in the upcoming new book by Dave Addey entitled Typeset in the Future: Typography and Design in Science Fiction Movies. More precisely, seven science fiction movies: “In Typeset in […]

  • “The 100 Stories That Shaped the World” from the BBC

    “The 100 Stories That Shaped the World” from the BBC

    We have officially entered into summer, and for many of us that means it’s time to step up our reading games. In case you’re looking to read some important books as recommended by writers from all over the world, the BBC has compiled just such a list for a feature called “The 100 Stories That […]

  • ‘My Morning Routine: How Successful People Start Every Day Inspired’

    ‘My Morning Routine: How Successful People Start Every Day Inspired’

    As a freelancer I’m constantly looking at my daily routine, and thinking, “my God, I need to do better.” So perhaps I should take a look at My Morning Routine: How Successful People Start Every Day Inspired, a new book that outlines the way several successful people go about their daily routines: “Part instruction manual, part […]

  • ‘A Burger to Believe In: Recipes and Fundamentals’ by Chris Kronner

    ‘A Burger to Believe In: Recipes and Fundamentals’ by Chris Kronner

    It’s easy to take hamburgers and their superior brethren cheeseburgers for granted these days, with fast food burger joints found on practically ever developed corner throughout the world. But author Chris Kronner didn’t let that stop him from devoting years of his life to the art of the burger, and the fruits (meats?) of his […]

  • ‘Nudes': David Lynch Announces New Photography Book

    ‘Nudes': David Lynch Announces New Photography Book

    Filmmaker David Lynch tends to do a lot of weird stuff when he isn’t making films. There was his Flash animated series DumbLand (which I guess technically counts as filmmaking), a book on transcendental meditation, his flirtations with the exciting world of online content (like daily Los Angeles weather reports), and I seem to recall a line […]

  • ‘uh huh honey': Kanye West’s Tweets, in Illustrated Book Form

    ‘uh huh honey': Kanye West’s Tweets, in Illustrated Book Form

    As you’ve undoubtedly heard, Kanye West is back on Twitter. Most of the attention he’s getting is based on his puzzling embrace of various niche right-wing cultural figures (a group that extends all the way up to President Donald Trump), but tucked away among the Scott Adams videos was a tweet about writing a book. Red […]

  • ‘Through a Different Lens: Stanley Kubrick Photographs’

    ‘Through a Different Lens: Stanley Kubrick Photographs’

    There’s a re-release of 2001: A Space Odyssey coming out soon, which means it might be a good time for you to bone up on Stanley Kubrick if you’re not already familiar with his work. There’s no better way to do that than to just watch his movies, but a new book focuses on his profession before […]