You will have never come across a book quite like Decoded ($28), simply because it is a rarity in that it is a book like no other. This is a collection of lyrics and the meanings behind them that have combined to tell the tale of a culture. Hip Hop is an art form, if you will a moment in history, and this is told to us by one o the most successful and provocative performers of our time; Jay-Z. This book and its author are very alike in that they are both many things at the same time. At the core of Decoded is the story of a man born into a housing project in Brooklyn, dealt drugs in Trenton during his teen years and is now a many millions look up to. An extraordinary book you won’t be able to put down.
Over the past quarter century the Pixar team of writers, artists and directors have changed the shape of contemporary animation through their feature movies and shorts. From the classics such as A Bug’s Life and Toy Story through to recent masterpieces such as Toy Story 3, Up and Cars 2, this is a unique and ...[Read More]