Performing Arts Books - Biography

James Patterson by James Patterson: The Stories of My Life Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780316397537
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - June 6th, 2022

“It's quite a life, Patterson's, and this fizzing, funny, often deeply moving memoir is a perfect way to understand the dizzying world of a best-selling writer." —Daily Mail 

“Damn near addictive. I loved it . . .


Directed by James Burrows: Five Decades of Stories from the Legendary Director of Taxi, Cheers, Frasier, Friends, Will & Grace, and More Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780593358245
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Published: Ballantine Books - June 7th, 2022

“Being directed by the Jimmy Burrows, while on Friends, was like hitting the jackpot. I’m delighted that everyone can now share in his incredible insight with this book.”—JENNIFER ANISTON


I'd Like to Play Alone, Please: Essays Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9781538704639
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - June 14th, 2022

From Tom Segura, the massively successful stand-up comedian and co-host of chart-topping podcasts “2 Bears 1 Cave” and “Your Mom’s House,” hilarious real-life stories of parenting, celebrity encounters, youthful mistakes, misanthropy, and so much more.
 

Tom Segura is known for his twisted takes and irreverent comedic voice.


The World's Worst Assistant Cover Image
By Sona Movsesian, Conan O'Brien (Foreword by)
$26.00
ISBN: 9780593185513
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Published: Plume - July 19th, 2022

From Conan O’Brien’s longtime assistant and cohost of his podcast, Conan O'Brien Needs a Friend, a completely hilarious and irreverent how-to guide for becoming a terrible, yet unfireable employee, spilling her trade secrets for minimizing effort while maximizing the rewards.
 


The Church of Baseball: The Making of Bull Durham: Home Runs, Bad Calls, Crazy Fights, Big Swings, and a  Hit Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780593319772
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Published: Knopf - July 5th, 2022

From the award-winning screenwriter and director of cult classic Bull Durham, the extremely entertaining behind-the-scenes story of the making of the film, and an insightful primer on the art and business of moviemaking.
 


Finding Me: A Memoir Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780063037328
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Published: HarperOne - April 26th, 2022

OPRAH’S BOOK CLUB PICK • A HARPERS BAZAAR BEST BOOK OF 2022 • A PARADE MOST ANTICIPATED BOOK • A MARIE CLAIRE MOST ANTICIPATED BOOK


The Office BFFs: Tales of The Office from Two Best Friends Who Were There Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063007598
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Published: Dey Street Books - May 17th, 2022

INSTANT #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

An intimate, behind-the-scenes, richly illustrated celebration of beloved The Office co-stars Jenna Fischer and Angela Kinsey’s friendship, and an insiders' view of Pam Beesly, Angela Martin, and the iconic TV show. Featuring many of their never-before-seen photos.


We Were Dreamers: An Immigrant Superhero Origin Story Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780063046498
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Published: William Morrow - May 17th, 2022

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

The star of Marvel’s first Asian superhero film, Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings, tells his own origin story of being a Chinese immigrant, his battles with cultural stereotypes and his own identity, becoming a TV star, and landing the role of a lifetime.


Mean Baby: A Memoir of Growing Up Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780525659495
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Published: Knopf - May 17th, 2022

NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLER • Selma Blair has played many roles: Ingenue in Cruel Intentions. Preppy ice queen in Legally Blonde. Muse to Karl Lagerfeld. Advocate for the multiple sclerosis community. But before all of that, Selma was known best as … a mean baby.


Out of the Corner: A Memoir Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780593356708
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Published: Ballantine Books - May 3rd, 2022

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A deeply candid and refreshingly spirited memoir of identity lost and found from the star of the iconic film Dirty Dancing

“Jennifer Grey peels back all the artifice, denial, obfuscation, and myriad assumptions and exposes a gorgeous, human portrait of her life.”—Jamie Lee Curtis
 


Ali's Well That Ends Well: Tales of Desperation and a Little Inspiration Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9780062980861
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Published: Harper - May 10th, 2022

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Bestselling author Ali Wentworth offers a comedic look at family, friendship, and lessons learned during the Covid-19 pandemic in her new collection of laugh-out-loud comic vignettes.


Everybody Thought We Were Crazy: Dennis Hopper, Brooke Hayward, and 1960s Los Angeles Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780062939975
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Published: Ecco - May 3rd, 2022

National Bestseller

"A landmark and long-overdue cultural history." Vogue

The stylish, wild story of the marriage of Dennis Hopper and Brooke Hayward—a tale of love, art, Hollywood, and heartbreak