Lovely little short from Robert Rugan about a book author who is asked to make changes to her book to appease publishers. The book characters aren’t too happy about it.
Been eyeing this amazing book called Soviet Ghosts: The Soviet Union Abandoned: A Communist Empire in Decay by Rebecca Litchfield. It’s filled with abandoned and rotting structures from the Soviet Union’s past. Relics of country that once built incredibly structures to signify their power.
Check this out. Will Ellis of AbandonedNYC has released a book that profiles all of the different places in NYC that have gone basically back to nature (or been razed). The book follows the same name as the website — Abandoned NYC — and is available now in signed copies for $34.99 or un-signed copies […]
Thinking lately about picking up Alexis Ohanian’s book Without Their Permission: How the 21st Century Will Be Made, Not Managed. Seems like a cool guy with a good story to tell.
The Oldest Living Things in the World is a neat book by Rachel Sussman (with contributing authors Carl Zimmer and Hans Ulrich Obrist) that chronicles some of the world’s oldest living things (2000 years and older). She travels the world in search of fungus, coral, trees, and other organisms and even photographs something that’s supposedly […]
Came across this neat book the other day. A wonderful collection of those antique golden mailboxes seen in many older buildings in New York and elsewhere. Art Deco Mailboxes: An Illustrated Design History is available now for $20.