Biography Memoir

Yedi Güzel Yıl
"Sayfaları çevirip duruyorsak, Keret'in sesini duymaya devam etmek istediğimizdendir."-San Francisco Chronicle-Tanrı Olmak İsteyen Otobüs Şoförü'nün mucidinden, gündelik...

19.06.2018

Stella! Mother of Modern Acting
(Applause Books). Arthur Miller decided to become a playwright after seeing her perform with the Group Theater. Marlon Brando attributed his acting to her genius as a teacher. Theater critic Robert Brustein calls her the greatest acting teacher in...

24.11.2015

Nation Within a Nation
Poet and playwright Amiri Baraka is best known as one of the African American writers who helped ignite the Black Arts Movement. This book examines Baraka's cultural approach to Black Power politics and explores his role in the phenomenal spread of...

03.06.2014

Sunlight Here I Am
Cultural Writing. Thirty-four interviews and encounters chronicle the riseof Charles Bukowski. He speaks in his own voice about his writing and hislife, dutifully answering question after question.Included is his firstinterview in 1963 with the...

02.02.2016

The Wynne Diaries
Elizabeth Wynne Fremantle (born 19 April 1778 at Falkingham, now Folkingham, Lincolnshire, died 2 November 1857 in or near Nice, France) was the main author of the extensive Wynne Diaries and wife of the Royal Navy officer Thomas Fremantle...

27.04.2018

High Strung
The golden age of tennis came crashing down suddenly at the 1981 U.S. Open. Bjorn Borg, the stoical Swede who had become the richest and most famous player in the sport's history, had just lost to his brash young rival, John McEnroe, in the final at...

26.11.2012

Blood Will Out
In the summer of 1998, Walter Kirn--then a young novelist struggling with fatherhood and a dissolving marriage--set out on a peculiar, fateful errand: to personally deliver a crippled hunting dog from an animal shelter in Montana to the New York...

12.12.2017

Detachment
In 2005, Maurice Mierau and his wife, Betsy, travelled to Ukraine to adopt two small boys, age three and five. After weeks of delays while navigating a tangled bureaucracy, they returned to Canada as a proud new family of four. Now what? In...

22.04.2017

Why Not Say What Happened
At once a coming-of-age story, an intellectual autobiography, and vivid cultural history, Why Not Say What Happened is an eloquent, gripping account of an intellectual and emotional education from one of our leading critics. In this "acutely...

17.12.2012

Lives of the Family
International bestselling author of The Concubine's Children, Denise Chong returns to the subject of her most beloved book, the lives and times of Canada's early Chinese families.    In 2011, Denise Chong set out to collect the...

22.12.2013