Books

The First Lady's First Lady

Eleanor Roosevelt is remembered as an active First Lady, who had a passion for the rights of women and children and set a high standard of achievement for subsequent presidential...

Largely Unknown, Bruce Hillman is the Man Discovered AIDS

A look at sacrifices made in the name of science....

What Lurks in Alexander McQueen's Blood Beneath the Skin?

Long before his death, Alexander McQueen had ceased to be a mere name and become a brand synonymous with the extraordinary: sharp angles, jarring contrasts, animalistic rawness....

Gay Gotham: When the Big Apple Was Pink, Not Red

This intimate look inside a century of gay counterculture is riveting, and even in 2016 feels like learning the scandalous truth behind often whispered about secrets....

BOOK: You Gotta Get Bigger Dreams 

Alan Cumming once had a friend gush to Oprah that meeting her was a dream come true....

Designing Life's Celebrations: DeJuan Stroud's Tips for Success

If you dream of being A host who throws picture perfect parties, take a tip from DeJuan Stroud, planner of elegant weddings, celeb events and movie premieres....

Muscle Cars' Golden Age in Print: Bellissima!

Ferrari, Maserati, Lamborghini — they’re the names that meant the height of driving luxury during the post WW-II era....

On Broadway: A New Book Celebrates the Great White Way

The creators of artwork used to promote Broadway shows are often unheralded, even though they create images that forever endear audiences to their respective productions....

BOOK: The Italian Art of Shoemaking

If you’re interested in a deep dive into the culture of one of the world’s more distinguished shoemakers, consider The Italian Art of Shoemaking: Works of Art in Leather....

BOOK: Volez, Voguez, Voyagez — Louis Vuitton

There are few logos in the world more synonymous with luxury than the LV of Louis Vuitton....

Indignation: The Phillip Roth Novel You Know, the Star You Don't

Marcus Messner (played by Logan Lerman, best known as the fresh-faced star of The Perks of Being a Wallflower) is a bright Jewish boy from New Jersey who manages to avoid being...

BOOK: Party of One: A Memoir in 21 Songs by Dave Holmes

Lots of people write. not all can do so with the wit and insight that Dave Holmes exhibits in his book, Party Of One: A Memoir in 21 Songs (Crown Archetype; $26.00). Holmes’...