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Anyone Who's Anyone

by George Wayne Harper (December 05, 2017)

From former Vanity Fair magazine’s celebrity interviewer George Wayne comes a collection of piquant, poignant, and nostalgic interviews with some of the iconic personalities of our time, curated from his legendary...

Sing to Me

by La Reid Harper (February 02, 2016)

In this long-awaited memoir, illustrated with over 100 never-before-seen photos from his personal collection, the groundbreaking record producer chronicles his struggles, his success, and the celebrated artists...

Becoming Richard Pryor

by Scott Saul Harper (December 09, 2014)

A major biography—intimate, gripping, revelatory—of an artist who revolutionized American comedy.

Richard Pryor may have been the most unlikely star in Hollywood history. Raised in his family’s brothels,...

Jerry Lee Lewis: His Own Story

by Rick Bragg Harper (October 28, 2014)

New York Times Bestseller

The greatest Southern storyteller of our time, New York Times bestselling author Rick Bragg, tracks down the greatest rock and roller of all time, Jerry Lee Lewis—and gets his own...

Who I Am

by Pete Townshend Harper (August 06, 2013)

“Raw and unsparing...as intimate and as painful as a therapy session, while chronicling the history of the band as it took shape in the Mod scene in 1960s London and became the very embodiment of adolescent...

The Friedkin Connection

by William Friedkin Harper (April 16, 2013)

The long-awaited memoir from the Academy Award–winning director of such legendary films as The French Connection, The Exorcist, and To Live and Die in LA, The Friedkin Connection takes readers from the streets...

Remembering Whitney

by Cissy Houston Harper (January 29, 2013)

The definitive account of Whitney Houston’s astonishing life, ground-breaking career, and tragic death — complete with never-before-seen photographs — from the only one who truly knows the story behind...

Life Is a Gift

by Tony Bennett Harper (November 20, 2012)

“Writing in the same style as he sings. . . Tony Bennett shares countless tales about showbiz, his famous friends, his family, and his artistic career. . . . [His] tips for happiness, success, and longevity...

Who I Am

by Pete Townshend Harper (October 08, 2012)

“Raw and unsparing...as intimate and as painful as a therapy session, while chronicling the history of the band as it took shape in the Mod scene in 1960s London and became the very embodiment of adolescent...

Inside Out

by Demi Moore Harper (September 24, 2019)


A Best Book of the Year: The New Yorker, The Guardian, The Sunday Times, The Daily Mail, Good Morning America, She Reads

Famed American actress Demi Moore at last tells her...

Mostly Sunny

by Janice Dean Harper (March 05, 2019)

Now a New York Times bestseller.

Sometimes you have to make your own sunshine.

When Janice Dean debuted on Imus in the Morning, she was bubbly, clever, and charismatic. When Imus mocked her intelligence and looks,...

Funny Man

by Patrick McGilligan Harper (March 19, 2019)

A deeply textured and compelling biography of comedy giant Mel Brooks, covering his rags-to-riches life and triumphant career in television, films, and theater, from Patrick McGilligan, the acclaimed author...

The Man Who Sold the World

by Peter Doggett Harper (July 31, 2012)

The Man Who Sold the World by Peter Doggett—author of the critically acclaimed Beatles biography, You Never Give Me Your Money—is a song-by-song chronicle of the evolution of David Bowie.

Focusing on the...

The Contender

by William J. Mann Harper (October 15, 2019)

Entertainment Weekly's BIG FALL BOOKS PREVIEW Selection

Best Book of 2019 -- Publisher's Weekly

Based on new and revelatory material from Brando’s own private archives, an award-winning film biographer presents...

All That Heaven Allows

by Mark Griffin Harper (December 04, 2018)


The definitive biography of the deeply complex and widely misunderstood matinee idol of Hollywood’s Golden Age.

Devastatingly handsome, broad-shouldered and clean-cut, Rock...

Every Step You Take

by Jock Soto Harper (October 04, 2011)

In June 2005 Jock Soto, at forty years old, gave his farewell performance as a principal dancer with the New York City Ballet. The program, an event of unprecedented ambition, showcased pieces from five legendary...

Ali in Wonderland: And Other Tall Tales

by Ali Wentworth Harper (February 07, 2012)

Mix 1 oz. Chelsea Handler, 1.5 oz. Nora Ephron, finish with a twist of Tina Fey, and you get Ali in Wonderland, the uproarious, revealing, and heartfelt memoir from acclaimed actress and comedian Ali Wentworth....


by Jason Zinoman Harper (April 11, 2017)

New York Times comedy critic Jason Zinoman delivers the definitive story of the life and artistic legacy of David Letterman, the greatest television talk show host of all time and the signature comedic voice...


by Alec Baldwin Harper (April 04, 2017)

“A thorough and sophisticated effort to answer an interesting question: How did an indifferently raised, self-flagellating kid from a just-making-ends-meet, desultorily functioning Long Island family, in Massapequa,...

The Men in My Life

by Patricia Bosworth Harper (January 31, 2017)

Acclaimed biographer Patricia Bosworth recalls her emotional coming of age in 1950s New York in this profound and powerful memoir, a story of family, marriage, tragedy, Broadway, and art, featuring a rich cast...

The Most Beautiful Woman in the World: The Obsessions, Passions, and Courage of Elizabeth Taylor

by Ellis Amburn Harper (March 28, 2011)

Ellis Amburn's magnificent biography of the Academy Award®-winning actress and legendary beauty captures the unparalleled Elizabeth in all her tragedy and splendor—her tumultuous loves, her doomed affections,...

Just Getting Started

by Tony Bennett & Scott Simon Harper (November 15, 2016)

At ninety, musician and singer Tony Bennett is as vibrant and productive as ever. In addition to his prodigious musical output, including albums, concerts, and personal appearances, this beloved and enduring...

Drama: An Actor's Education

by John Lithgow Harper (September 27, 2011)

"A memoir as finely crafted as one of Lithgow’s performances."

—Steve Martin

Emmy Award-winner John Lithgow presents a charming, witty, and revealing memoir about his family, his work, and his life in Drama...

Young Orson

by Patrick McGilligan Harper (November 17, 2015)

“A remarkable, eye-opening biography . . . McGilligan’s Orson is a Welles for a new generation, [a portrait] in tune with Patti Smith’s Just Kids.”—A. S. Hamrah, Bookforum

No American artist or entertainer...

Matt Cardle: My Story: The Official X Factor Winner's Book

by Matt Cardle Harper (December 14, 2010)

'In those weeks following the audition I'd started to think that maybe I could do well in the competition, and even to see beyond bootcamp and what doing well could mean. I knew I never wanted to go back to...

Take That – Now and Then: Inside the Biggest Comeback in British Pop History

by Martin Roach Harper (October 01, 2009)

This book recounts the entire story of the most successful British band since The Beatles. From their humble beginnings to the break-up that shook the pop world, to their explosive and successful come-back tour...

Porridge (The Best of British Comedy)

by Richard Webber Harper (December 28, 2008)

The best jokes, gags and scenes from a true British comedy classic.

‘Cheer up, could be worse. State the country's in, we could be free.’

‘Doctor: I want you to fill one of those containers for me.


Tony Hancock: The Definitive Biography

by John Fisher Harper (December 22, 2008)

Tony Hancock was regarded as the best radio and television comic of his era. A man whose star burned brightly in the eyes and ears of millions before his untimely death. This is the first fully authorised account...

Tommy Cooper: Always Leave Them Laughing: The Definitive Biography of a Comedy Legend

by John Fisher Harper (January 26, 2009)

The first ever intimate portrait of Britain’s best-loved, but little known, comedy entertainer. Fully authorised, and written by Cooper’s friend and colleague John Fisher.

More than just a comedian, Tommy...