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- Crown/Archetype 2007; US$ 15.99
The charismatic forger immortalized in the film Catch Me If You Can exposes the astonishing tactics of today?s identity theft criminals and offers powerful strategies to thwart them based on his second career as an acclaimed fraud-fighting consultant. Consider these sobering facts: *Six out of ten American companies and government agencies... more...
- Crown/Archetype 2002; US$ 15.99
The uproarious, bestselling true story of the world's most sought-after con man, immortalized by Leonardo DiCaprio in DreamWorks' feature film of the same name. Frank W. Abagnale, alias Frank Williams, Robert Conrad, Frank Adams, and Robert Monjo, was one of the most daring con men, forgers, imposters, and escape artists in history. In his brief... more...
- Crown/Archetype 2012; US$ 14.00
As Beirut exploded with the bombs and violence of a ruthless civil war in the ?80s, a nine-year-old Salma Abdelnour and her family fled Lebanon to start a new life in the States. Ever since then?even as she built a thriving career as a food and travel writer in New York City?Salma has had a hunch that Beirut was still her home. She kept dreaming of... more...
- Crown/Archetype 2004; US$ 15.00
A powerful wartime saga in the bestselling tradition of Flags of Our Fathers , BROTHERS IN ARMS recounts the extraordinary story of the 761st ?Black Panthers,? the first all-black armored unit to see combat in World War II. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar first learned about the battalion from family friend Leonard ?Smitty? Smith, a veteran of the battalion.... more...
- Crown/Archetype 2016; US$ 28.00
?I had experienced absolute freedom?I had felt that my body was without boundaries, limitless; that pain didn?t matter, that nothing mattered at all?and it intoxicated me.? In 2010, more than 750,000 people stood in line at Marina Abramovi??s MoMA retrospective for the chance to sit across from her and communicate with her nonverbally in an unprecedented... more...
- Crown/Archetype 2016; US$ 16.00
The definitive, never-before-told story of the prep-to-pro generation, those basketball prodigies who from 1995 to 2005 made the jump directly from high school to the NBA . When Kevin Garnett shocked the world by announcing that he would not be attending college?as young basketball prodigies were expected to do?but instead enter the 1995 NBA draft... more...
- Crown/Archetype 2007; US$ 13.95
The Wright Brothers were wimps. Or so you might think after reading this account of their unsung but even more daring rivals?the men and women who strapped wings to their backs and took to the sky. If only for a few seconds. People have been dying to fly, quite literally, since the dawn of history. They?ve made wings of feather and bone, leather... more...
- Crown/Archetype 2004; US$ 13.00
A deliciously funny romp of a novel about one overly theatrical and sexually confused New Jersey teenager?s larcenous quest for his acting school tuition It?s 1983 in Wallingford, New Jersey, a sleepy bedroom community outside of Manhattan. Seventeen-year-old Edward Zanni, a feckless Ferris Bueller?type, is Peter Panning his way through a carefree... more...
- Crown/Archetype 2008; US$ 12.95
In praising ?the witty high school romp? How I Paid for College , the New York Times Book Review said, it ?makes you hope there?s a lot more where this came from.? There is. In this hilarious sequel Attack of the Theater People, Edward Zanni and his merry crew of high school musical-comedy miscreants move to the magical wonderland that is Manhattan.... more...
- Crown/Archetype 2009; US$ 16.00
René Descartes (1596?1650) is one of the towering and central figures in Western philosophy and mathematics. His apothegm ?Cogito, ergo sum? marked the birth of the mind-body problem, while his creation of so-called Cartesian coordinates has made our intellectual conquest of physical space possible. But Descartes had a mysterious and mystical side,... more...