The American Way: A True Story of Nazi Escape, Superman, and Marilyn Monroe

A sensational tale of gumption, luck, and celebrity.

Song Noir: Tom Waits and the Spirit of Los Angeles

How the gravel-voiced singer was birthed by the City of Angels.

The McCartney Legacy: Volume 1: 1969-73

By Allan Kozinn and Adrian Sinclair

The McCartney Legacy: Volume 1: 1969-73

A valuable addition to the ever-growing Beatles canon.

American Comics

By Jeremy Dauber

American Comics

A detailed account of the rise, fall, and potential resurrection of graphic storytelling in the U.S.

You’re with Stupid: kranky, Chicago, and the Reinvention of Indie Music

Meet an influential record label you’ve probably never heard of.

Hollywood: The Oral History

By Jeanine Basinger and Sam Wasson

Hollywood: The Oral History

A chatty, affectionate ode to Tinseltown.

Play All Night!: Duane Allman and the Journey to Fillmore East

An erudite, exuberant look at the early Allman Brothers Band.