After starting life on the Kickstarter crowdfunding website back in 2011 where it surpassed its $30,000 target by over $10,000, Matt Stevens was able to release his dream book. This success says something about the power of the sneaker in American culture as that is the theme of this book. 100 of the greatest images and illustrations of the world’s most popular sneaker; the Nike AirMax. Every image in this book is Stevens own interpretation of his favorite sneaker. He was certainly a man on a mission and it has to be said that this book is really something special, not just as a tribute but as a lasting legacy to a sneaker that has a place in American history.
Smoke: New Firewood Cooking ($) has a Texan chef showing us there is a whole big world of flavor that stretched way beyond the parameters of barbecues. Smoke is the main primer in the most time tested cooking technique of all time, but also one that we have largely lost touch with over time. Tim Byres is ...[Read More]