The Autobiography of Gucci Mane ($17) is the artists story in his own words. The book was started while he was serving time in a maximum-security prison. He came out of prison a different person. Sober, focused and with a positive attitude. Gucci Mane was born Radric Delantic Davis in rural Bessemer, Alabama. When he eventually moved to Atlanta he made his name first as a dope man, and then a rapper. But he couldn’t stay out of his own way. He was involved in violence, drug addiction, and eventually served time. He says he’s a changed man and if this holds true it could be one of the greatest come back stories ever told.
Back in grade school, Paper Pilot: The Paper Airplane Pilot’s Manual ($19) was the kind of book we dreamed about. It is filled with 24 scale models of some of the very best and most famous jets and planes ever made. 12 of these are folded airplanes printed onto perforated pages while the rest are […]