The Autobiography of Gucci Mane ($17) is the artists story in his own words. The book was started while he was serving time in a maximum-security prison. He came out of prison a different person. Sober, focused and with a positive attitude. Gucci Mane was born Radric Delantic Davis in rural Bessemer, Alabama. When he eventually moved to Atlanta he made his name first as a dope man, and then a rapper. But he couldn’t stay out of his own way. He was involved in violence, drug addiction, and eventually served time. He says he’s a changed man and if this holds true it could be one of the greatest come back stories ever told.
Everything You Know Is Pong ($) is a brilliantly designed and beautifully illustrated tribute to the game of ping pong. The most popular sport in the world is also just about the least appreciated, and here we have tales of the table from such icons as Will Shortz. Nick Horby, Davy Rothbart, Jonathan Safran Foer and […]