Are trees social beings? In this international bestseller, forester and author Peter Wohlleben convincingly makes the case that, yes, the forest is a social network.
Robbert Sabbag’s Snowblind, the true story of an American smuggler whose intricate, ingenious scams made him a legendary figure in the cocaine world of the late sixties and early seventies, is a modern classic.
Want to read it?: Henri Matisse, The Chapel at Vence, and “The Color of Light.”
Some comedians tell stories, others create characters. Mitch Hedberg worked in a more demanding tradition — the one-liner.
A succinct, engaging, and practical guide for succeeding in any creative sphere, The War of Art is nothing less than Sun-Tzu for the soul.
Please read this (and use it!): Anthelios Sunscreen with Mexoryl.
What Would Diana Vreeland Say?
We wanted to believe that we were on the ground floor of reggae, and he let us. Jesse Kornbluth refreshes us on the music of Toots and The Maytals.
A wild, satiric, insightful, and hysterical romp, Shining City is an L.A. adventure that will keep you guessing to the very end. Jesse Kornbluth reviews here.
I play this CD every year at Easter. But its power and beauty are such that I don’t limit it to two days a year. You won’t want to either.
Looking for a thrilling read and a gripping TV series to pair? Jesse Kornbluth has the perfect suggestion.
The true story of Elle editor Jean-Dominique Bauby who suffers a stroke and has to live with an almost totally paralyzed body; only his left eye isn’t paralyzed.
I own 3 necessary cookbooks. “My Master Recipes” is now the 4th.
The Wilder Shores of Love: The Exotic True Life Stories of Isabel Burton, Aimee Dubucq de Rivery, Jane Digby and Isabelle Eberhardt.
Claudio Monteverdi: Vespers of the Blessed Virgin
Here, in these twenty-three stories, Andre Dubus turns fiction into an act of compassion. For readers new to Dubus, this is the perfect starting point. For fans of his, this is an essential, must-have collection.