John Biguenet


Published by Bloomsbury

Oct 12, 2015 Books Web Exclusive

In the latest of Bloomsbury Publishing’s Object Lessons series, writer, playwright, and university professor John Biguenet tackles silence. More

Oct 06, 2015 Books Web Exclusive

The Musician Says is a pocket-sized collection of quotes from a diverse collection of artists, meant to illuminate the musician's experience.  More

Mindy Kaling

Why Not Me?

Published by Crown Archetype

Sep 29, 2015 Books Web Exclusive

Reading Why Not Me? feels similar to run-ins with old high school friends whose lives are now filled with trials and tribulations, a part of the youthful wonder worn off. More

Sep 21, 2015 Books Web Exclusive

For Alice in Chains: The Untold Story, journalist David de Sola attempts to craft the definitive biography of one of grunge's biggest and best bands. More

Sep 15, 2015 Books Issue #54 - August/September 2015 - CHVRCHES

Jon Morris' knowledge of comic book history is immediately and readily apparent in his delightful-and insightful-accounting of some of the medium's most "half-baked heroes." In The League of Regrettable Superheroes, Morris wittily breaks down the shortcomings of a hundred different caped and costumed vigilantes whose collective kryptonite proved to be the test of time.  More

Sep 09, 2015 Books Web Exclusive

I understand that The Bee Gees and Under the Radar might not be perfect bedfellows, so to speak.  More

Matt Sainsbury

Game Art

Published by No Starch

Sep 04, 2015 Books Web Exclusive

Video games have come a long way since Pong; this is extremely evident in Matt Sainsbury's gorgeous new coffee table book.Game Art highlights the stunning visuals from 40 incredibly varied modern video games, produced by both independent and major studios. More

Ta-Nehisi Coates

Between the World and Me

Published by Spiegel & Grau

Aug 24, 2015 Books Web Exclusive

With his latest masterpiece, Ta-Nehisi Coates deserves his name to be on syllabuses next to Toni Morrison and James Baldwin.


Aug 10, 2015 Books Web Exclusive

To anyone familiar with Tim & Eric and their off-the-wall brand of comedy, starting a pseudo religious self-help cult might not sound like the most logical step in their careers. To anyone really familiar with Tim & Eric, it might sound exactly like the most logical step.