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The Life of a Song Volume 2: The Stories Behind 50 More of the World's Best-loved Songs

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The Life of a Song Volume 2: The Stories Behind 50 More of the World's Best-loved...

Jan Dalley, David Cheal

Music; Music reviews & criticism; Easy listening, MOR music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

Hardback

The second installment of the fascinating back stories behind 50 of the world's best-known and best-loved songs as featured... [more]

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Imagine John Yoko

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Imagine John Yoko

John Lennon, Yoko Ono

Music

Hardback

Featuring the lyrics of John Lennon's iconic, beloved song and illustrations by award-winning artist Jean Jullien, this poignant... [more]

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Teaching Drama: Skills, games and playbuilding

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Teaching Drama: Skills, games and playbuilding

Lesley Christen

Theatre Studies

Paperback

Teaching Drama: Skills, Games and Playbuilding provides entry points for the beginner and advanced practitioner in schools... [more]

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Arthur Elgort: Jazz

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Arthur Elgort: Jazz

Arthur Elgort

Individual photographers; Photographs: portraits; Music; Jazz

Hardback

This is the first book dedicated to Elgort's Jazz portraits and the list of names it includes constitutes a veritable pantheon... [more]

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Future Days: Krautrock and the Building of Modern Germany

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Future Days: Krautrock and the Building of Modern Germany

David Stubbs (Associate Editor)

Music; Rock & Pop music

Paperback

This proved to be fertile ground for a generation of musicians who, from the 1960s onwards, would develop the experimental... [more]

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Ah Well, Nobody's Perfect: The Untold Stories

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Ah Well, Nobody's Perfect: The Untold Stories

Molly Meldrum

Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Music recording & reproduction; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Memoirs

Paperback

These things happen to Molly: magic coincidences, fateful happenings' - Daryl Somers There was once a boy from Quambatook... [more]

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That Thin, Wild Mercury Sound

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That Thin, Wild Mercury Sound

Daryl Sanders

Music; Music reviews & criticism; Rock & Pop music

Hardback

That Thin, Wild Mercury Sound is the definitive treatment of Bob Dylan's magnum opus, Blonde on Blonde, not only providing... [more]

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True Indie: Life and Death in Filmmaking

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True Indie: Life and Death in Filmmaking

Don Coscarelli

Film, TV & Radio; Film theory & criticism; Individual film directors, film-makers; Film & movie: styles & genres; Film movie production: technical skills; Memoirs

Hardback

From Don Coscarelli, the celebrated filmmaker behind many cherished cult classics comes a memoir that's both revealing autobiography... [more]

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Mad Scenes and Exit Arias: The Death of the New York City Opera and the Future of Opera in America

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Mad Scenes and Exit Arias: The Death of the New York City Opera and the...

Heidi Waleson

Theatre management; Music; Opera

Hardback

From the Wall Street Journal's opera critic, a wide-ranging narrative history of how and why the New York City Opera went... [more]

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Inside American Gods

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Inside American Gods

Emily Haynes

Television; Fiction-related items

Hardback

Inside American Gods is the official companion book to the hit show based on Neil Gaiman's most beloved and acclaimed work.... [more]

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Hidden Universe Travel Guides: Firefly: The 'Verse

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Hidden Universe Travel Guides: Firefly: The 'Verse

Marc Sumerak

Film, TV & Radio; Fiction-related items

Hardback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

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The Coen Brothers: This Book Really Ties the Films Together

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The Coen Brothers: This Book Really Ties the Films Together

Adam Nayman

Film, TV & Radio; Individual film directors, film-makers

Hardback

A playfully illustrated critical journey through the Coen brothers' filmography [more]

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Star Trek Discovery: Making of Season 1

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Star Trek Discovery: Making of Season 1

Titan Books

Films, movies & cinema; Science fiction

Hardback

The official behind-the-scenes guide to the hit new Star Trek television series! [more]

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Whiskey in a Teacup: What Growing Up in the South Taught Me About Life, Love, and Baking Biscuits

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Whiskey in a Teacup: What Growing Up in the South Taught Me About Life,...

Reese Witherspoon

Film, TV & Radio; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

Includes recipes from the author and her family. [more]

$45.00

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In Pieces

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In Pieces

Sally Field

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Films, movies & cinema; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

$45.00

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Doctor Who: The Women Who Lived: Amazing Tales for Future Time Lords

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Doctor Who: The Women Who Lived: Amazing Tales for Future Time Lords

Christel Dee, Simon Guerrier

Television; Science fiction

Hardback

Meet the women who run the Whoniverse. Featuring historical women such as Agatha Christie and Queen Victoria alongside fan... [more]

$37.99

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Rock-and-Roll Woman: The 50 Fiercest Female Rockers

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Rock-and-Roll Woman: The 50 Fiercest Female Rockers

Meredith Ochs

Music; Rock & Pop music

Hardback

A fully illustrated celebration of 50 iconic female musicians and bands who rock, featuring over 100 photographs. [more]

$39.99

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Jonesy: Nine Lives on the Nostromo (GN) (Aliens)

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Jonesy: Nine Lives on the Nostromo (GN) (Aliens)

Rory Lucey

Films, movies & cinema; Fiction-related items

Hardback

Aboard the USCSS Nostromo, Jonesy leads a simple life enjoying The Company cat food and chasing space rodents. Until one day,... [more]

$19.99

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AC/DC: For Those About to Rock

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AC/DC: For Those About to Rock

Paul Elliott

Music; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

Hardback

To millions of fans AC/DC will always be the greatest hard rock band of them all, this handsome biography from acclaimed... [more]

$39.99

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Star Trek: The Art of John Eaves

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Star Trek: The Art of John Eaves

Joe Nazzaro

Illustration & commercial art; Films, movies & cinema; Science fiction

Hardback

Featuring fascinating pencil sketches and stunning concept art, this visually dynamic book gives fans a unique in-depth look... [more]

$59.99

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Be More Yoda (Star Wars)

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Be More Yoda (Star Wars)

Christian Blauvelt

Films, movies & cinema; Fiction-related items; Mind, Body, Spirit: thought & practice; Humour

Hardback

Pursue a more mindful life with words of wisdom from Star Wars mentors Yoda,... [more]

$14.99

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Music, evolution, and the harmony of souls

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Music, evolution, and the harmony of souls

Alan R. Harvey (Emeritus Professor, The University of Western Australia)

Music; Theory of music & musicology; Social, group or collective psychology; Evolution; Neurosciences

Paperback

'Music, Evolution, and the Harmony of Souls' demonstrates the evolutionary sociobiological importance of music as a driver... [more]

$37.95

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Dreaming the Beatles: The Love Story of One Band and the Whole World

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Dreaming the Beatles: The Love Story of One Band and the Whole World

Rob Sheffield

Music; Music reviews & criticism; Biography: general

Paperback

NPR Best Book of 2017 Winner of the 2017 Virgil Thomson Award for Outstanding Music Criticism This is the best book... [more]

$29.95

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Room to Dream

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Room to Dream

David Lynch, Kristine McKenna

Film, TV & Radio; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

The extraordinary (and typically unconventional) memoir from visionary filmmaker David Lynch, co-creator of Twin Peaks [more]

$34.99

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Working Class Man: A Memoir of Running Out of Time

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Working Class Man: A Memoir of Running Out of Time

Jimmy Barnes

Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

THE SEQUEL TO THE NUMBER 1 BESTSELLER WORKING CLASS BOY ... [more]

$35.00

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