Whether you are a sports fan, a film buff or a music lover, we’ve got a great selection of new biographies to offer you this month.
Wrestling with Demons chronicles the star’s extraordinary adventure through life, from his nightmare childhood, broken marriages, arrests, and brain damage to a suicidal visit to a New York Church, the death of his brother in his arms, and to his Academy award nomination for The Wrestler.
“Seabiscuit” meets “Manic” when Harris, a single mother crippled by her struggles with bipolar depression, discovers the healing, calming effect of horses in Long Shot.
The popular rock singer delivers behind-the-scenes stories from his life in music, from his solo career to his decade-long tenure as lead singer of Van Halen in Red: My Uncensored Life in Rock.
Photographer and documentary filmmaker Kendall Messick grew up across the street from the Gordon Brinckle’s house, and remembers visiting the Shalimar Theatre as a kid. He returned in 2001, and started documenting Gordon’s colorful world in the basement, as well as his more ordinary life upstairs in The Projectionist.
The World Don’t Owe Me Nothing by David Honeyboy Edwards
No Regrets: The Life of Edith Piaf by Carolyn Burke
56: Joe DiMaggio and the Last Magic Number in Sports by Kostya Kennedy
Fallin’ up: My Story by Taboo with Steve Dennis
From This Moment On by Shania Twain