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H. Jon Benjamin of “Archer” and “Bob’s Burgers” Revels in His Flaws with Memoir “Failure Is an Option”

H. Jon Benjamin, the actor and comedian famous for voicing characters from the titular sexy superspy on Archer to the titular schlubby burger-flipper on Bob’s Burgers,...

Protest. The Aesthetics of Resistance Shows the Visual Side of Unrest

Written and edited by Basil Rogger, et al | Lars Muller Publishers, $29.95 Art and symbolism are essential to resistance movements, and this book brings that into sharp relief:...

How Is Prostate Cancer Different for Gay and Bisexual Men?

Gay & Bisexual Men Living with Prostate Cancer is a thoughtful, and comprehensive look at LGBTQ life with prostate cancer and its treatment. Though other studies and books on...

Here’s Why the New David Sedaris Book Calypso is Haunted

Though full of his trademark humor, Calypso, the latest look at life through the lens of David Sedaris also takes serious stock of family bonds and fleeting mortality....

National Treasure David Sedaris Is on Tour to Promote His Latest Book, “Calypso”

France can let him live there, but they can’t have him. Ex-pat American humorist David Sedaris is on a book tour, and he’s more delightful than ever. He has a unique...

10 Teas That Are Good for Weight Loss

Looking to shed a few pounds? Get ready to drink plenty of tea. Humans have been drinking tea since the days of emperor Shen Nung in China around 2737 B.C. In the recent book For...

What Could Be in the Call Me By Your Name Sequel?

Based on the parts of André Aciman’s book that didn’t make it to the screen, we ask: What would a Call Me by Your Name sequel look like anyway? SPOILER ALERT: The following...

Ken Schneck Fights Back against Anti-Gay Hate Speech with LGBTQ Cleveland

In the wake of the distribution of shocking anti-gay flyers as Cleveland State University, author Ken Schneck offers a book that takes pride in Cleveland’s diversity. Arcadia...

Artist Georgia O’Keeffe Unlocks the Feminine Mystique of Hawai’i in a Lavish New Book

By Theresa Papanikolas | DelMonico Books; $35 The work of Georgia O’Keeffe is easily recognized by its channeling of the female form into all manner of subject matter, and this...

Surprisingly Small Homes Innovate to Let the Outdoors In

Homeowners today are increasingly forgoing McMansions in favor of more intimate, innovative living spaces. With economic complications and other outside factors in mind, these...

A Hundred Unseen Photos Surface in New Marilyn Monroe Book

The Essential Marilyn Monroe | By Milton H. Greene; ACC Art Books; $65 There’s something about Marilyn. She seems to represent so much we love about old Hollywood — from her...

Before All Those Ch-Ch-Changes: A New Book Reveals “Bowie Unseen”

Bowie Unseen | By Gerald Fearnley; ACC Art Books; $25 The subtitle of this intriguing look an extraordinary figure says it all: “Portraits of an Artist as a Young Man.” It’s...