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            Me: Elton John Official Autobiography

            Me: Elton John Official Autobiography (Hardback)

            By John, Elton

            • RRP: $49.99
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            The incredibly honest, funny, outrageous autobiography of Elton John.

            ISBN 9781509853311
            Released NZ 15 Oct 2019
            Publisher Pan Macmillan
            Interest Age 18+ years
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            Acid For The Children - The autobiography of Flea, the Red Hot Chili Peppers legend

            Acid For The Children - The autobiography of Flea, the Red Hot Chili Peppers legend (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Flea

            • RRP: $37.99
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            Iconic bassist and co-founder of the immortal Red Hot Chili Peppers finally tells his fascinating life story, complete with all the dizzying highs and the gutter lows you'd expect from an LA street rat turned world-famous rock star.

            ISBN 9781472230829
            Released NZ 5 Nov 2019
            Publisher Headline Publishing Group
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            Stoned: Photographs and treasures from life with the Rolling Stones

            Stoned: Photographs and treasures from life with the Rolling Stones (Hardback)

            By Wood, Jo

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            A never-before-seen look inside the world of the Rolling Stones.

            ISBN 9781788401494
            Released NZ 5 Nov 2019
            Publisher OCTOPUS PUBLISHING GROUP
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            Not Afraid: The Evolution of Eminem

            Not Afraid: The Evolution of Eminem (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Bozza, Anthony

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            In 1999, a former dishwasher from Detroit became the most influential music artist in the world. He was a fish out of water, a white artist creating powerful art in a black medium, telling stories with verbal dexterity, nimble wit and an honest that shocked the world. Eminem chan...ged the landscape of music and pop culture as we know it. Then, in 2006, at the height of his fame and as one of the biggest-selling artists of all time, Eminem all but disappeared. Beset by non-stop controversies, bewildering fame, a debilitating drug problem and personal tragedies, he became a virtual recluse, withdrawing to his Detroit area compound. He struggled with weight gain and a prescription pill addiction that resulted in an overdose that nearly took his life. Over the next five years, he got sober, relapsed and finally got clean, before triumphantly returning to the top. Rhyme and Reason picks up where rock journalist Anthony Booza's bestselling Whatever You Say I Am left off, capturing Eminem's wilderness years in his own words and through the insights of those closest to him. Chronicling the music, personal and spiritual growth of one of music's most enduring and enigmatic artists, this is an intimate portrait of an incredibly private man known by many to be the greatest rapper alive.
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            ISBN 9781788701204
            Released NZ 5 Nov 2019
            Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
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            Year of the Monkey: The New York Times bestseller
             

            Year of the Monkey: The New York Times bestseller (Hardback)

            By Smith, Patti

            • RRP: $32.99
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            From the National Book Award-winning author of Just Kids and M Train, a profound, beautifully realized memoir in which dreams and reality are vividly woven into a tapestry of one transformative year. Following a run of New Year's concerts at San Francisco's legendary Fillmore, Pa...tti Smith finds herself tramping the coast of Santa Cruz, about to embark on a year of solitary wandering. Unfettered by logic or time, she draws us into her private wonderland, with no design yet heeding signs, including a talking sign that looms above her, prodding and sparring like the Cheshire Cat. In February, a surreal lunar year begins, bringing with it unexpected turns, heightened mischief, and inescapable sorrow. In a stranger's words, Anything is possible: after all, it's the year of the monkey. For Patti Smith - inveterately curious, always exploring, tracking thoughts, writing the year evolves as one of reckoning with the changes in life's gyre: with loss, aging, and a dramatic shift in the political landscape of America. Smith melds the Western landscape with her own dreamscape. Taking us from Southern California to the Arizona desert; to a Kentucky farm as the amanuensis of a friend in crisis; to the hospital room of a valued mentor; and by turns to remembered and imagined places - this haunting memoir blends fact and fiction with poetic mastery. The unexpected happens; grief and disillusionment. But as Patti Smith heads toward a new decade in her own life, she offers this balm to the reader: her wisdom, wit, gimlet eye, and above all, a rugged hope of a better world. Riveting, elegant, often humorous, illustrated by Smith's signature Polaroids, Year of the Monkey is a moving and original work, a touchstone for our turbulent times.
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            ISBN 9781526614759
            Released NZ 24 Sep 2019
            Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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            Kate Bush: Symphony of You

            Kate Bush: Symphony of You (Hardback)

            By Mankowitz, Gered

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            Stunning rare and unpublished photographs of Kate Bush early in her career, accompanied by text from prominent fans.

            ISBN 9781788401456
            Released NZ 10 Sep 2019
            Publisher OCTOPUS PUBLISHING GROUP
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            David Bowie's Diamond Dogs
             

            David Bowie's Diamond Dogs (Paperback)

            By Hendler, Glenn

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            • Pub Date
              5 Mar 20

            Provides a window into a moment when both phantasmatic and real relationships between straightness and queerness, between blackness and whiteness, and between utopia and dystopia, were in flux; Bowie in the mid-1970s both exemplified and had a hand in creating the complex and con...tradictory opening of possibilities now seen as the hallmark of that decade --
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            ISBN 9781501336584
            Released NZ 5 Mar 2020
            Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series 33 1/3
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            Michael Tippett: The Biography

            Michael Tippett: The Biography (Hardback)

            By Soden, Oliver

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            The first full-length biography of Michael Tippett (1905-1998), one of 20th-century Britain's great visionary composers.

            ISBN 9781474606028
            Released NZ 18 Apr 2019
            Publisher Orion Publishing
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            Blood: A Memoir By The Jonas Brothers
             

            Blood: A Memoir By The Jonas Brothers (Hardback)

            By Jonas, Joe; Jonas, Kevin; Jonas, Nick; Strauss, Neil

            • RRP: $52.99
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            • Pub Date
              31 Mar 20

            The first official autobiography from Grammy-nominated, multi-platinum powerhouse the Jonas Brothers.

            ISBN 9781529031782
            Released NZ 31 Mar 2020
            Publisher Pan Macmillan
            Interest Age 18+ years
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            Where's Bowie?: Search for David Bowie in Berlin, Studio 54, Outer Space and more...
             

            Where's Bowie?: Search for David Bowie in Berlin, Studio 54, Outer Space and more... (Hardback)

            Illustrated by Gahan, Kev; Cowan, Rob

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            This book is a reverent and interactive homage to David Bowie, with dense illustrations of the many real and imagined universes of his own making. Hidden somewhere on each of these double page spreads, a Bowie is patiently waiting to be spotted by the well-trained eye of a fan. A...s the chameleonic Bowie took on so many iconic personas across his illustrious career, each moment is celebrated chronologically in this book. You will have to find young and dapper David Jones in 1960s Brixton; look for Ziggy Stardust in spaced out Outer Space, crawling with Martian spiders and nestled between the stars; then search for glam Bowie among the revellers at Studio 54; and ask yourself, is that the Thin White Duke outside Hansa By the Wall in late-70s Berlin? Each page of this book is so laden with Bowie references that you might even pick up a factoid or two in your search. With fun, detailed illustrations that explore Bowie's world - and that of his influences - Where's Bowie is the perfect guide to the cultural icon for both adults and children. Plus, who doesn't want to raise their kid as a Bowie super-geek? No one - that's who.
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            ISBN 9781925811193
            Published NZ 1 Sep 2019
            Publisher Smith Street Books
            Interest Age General Audience
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