Mar 07, 2016 Books Web Exclusive

For Washington's Monument, historian John Steele Gordon attempts a centuries-long history of the obelisk and with it tells the story of the Washington Monument.


Adam Rapp

Know Your Beholder

Published by Back Bay

Feb 29, 2016 Books Web Exclusive

In Know Your Beholder, Adam Rapp presents the thought provoking, humorous tale of Francis Falbo, a disheveled mess of a man who yearns for redemption amid a life that has been less than charmed.


Feb 22, 2016 Books Web Exclusive

In his balanced, honest, and open memoir, Chris Offutt tells the story of a childhood navigating a household run by a difficult, demanding man with a most perverse obsession.


Ted Rall


Published by Seven Stories Press

Feb 15, 2016 Books Web Exclusive

Ted Rall doesn’t give Bernie Sanders a free pass by any stretch throughout his semi-titular Bernie Sanders bio Bernie, but nonetheless comes away impressed with his honesty, humor, and the fact that he legitimately cares about the plight of the proletariat throughout this excellent book. More

Feb 12, 2016 Books Web Exclusive

In NFL Confidential, an anonymous lineman presents his humorous behind-the-scenes look at the National Football League.


Feb 08, 2016 Books Web Exclusive

With First Entrepreneur, historian Edward G. Lengel presents George Washington as an entrepreneur who strategically built both his own personal and familial wealth and the economy of a burgeoning nation. More

John Fogerty

Fortunate Son: My Life, My Music

Published by Little, Brown

Jan 27, 2016 Books Web Exclusive

In Fortunate Son, John Fogerty pulls no punches, tracing his life story from childhood through his time at the top of the rock world with Creedence Clearwater Revival, the bleak years that followed, and his later resurgence.


Dec 22, 2015 Books Web Exclusive

In Troublemaker, Leah Remini details her life in Hollywood and her time in (and out of) the Church of Scientology. More

Dec 19, 2015 Books Web Exclusive

Def Leppard guitarist, Phil Collen, writes a weird autobiography. More