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McQueens Motorcycles

McQueen´s Motorcycles is a new book that focuses on the bikes raced and collected by the king of cool himself, Steve McQueen. The book takes a close look at the unique rides in McQueen´s classic bike collection valued in the millions of dollars, it includes Harley-Davidson, Indian, Triumph, Brough Superior, Cyclone, BSA, and Ace motorcycles. Plus a...read more

George Lucas A Life

George Lucas: A Life is the long-awaited life-story of the cinema legend and Star Wars creator. This is the first biography of the director to encompass the Star Wars prequels and everything that followed, such as the blockbuster series with Indiana Jones. The book takes us back to 1977, where a problem-plagued, budget-straining independent science...read more

The Godfather Notebook

"The Godfather" is widely regarded as one of the greatest films of all time. The Godfather Notebook is a never-before-published edition of Francis Ford Coppola’s notes and annotations on the Mario Puzo novel that became one of the most iconic films in cinema history. The 700-page publication is a recreation of the notebook Coppola (then only t...read more

Designed by Apple in California

Apples´s new product is a book dedicated to the past, "Designed by Apple in California" examines 20 years of innovation through 450 pages of photographs of some of the company’s most iconic products, from the original iMac to the Apple Pencil. Jony Ive, Apple’s chief design officer, says the book is dedicated to the memory of Steve Jobs, and e...read more

Alloy+Grit Magazine

Alloy+Grit is a new independent Land Rover magazine, published specifically for North American Land Rover enthusiasts. Being published quarterly, the Alloy+Grit promises 100 pages of perfect-bound visual delight and well-crafted stories produced on heavy, high-quality stock. The debut issue will be released this month and focuses on everything from...read more

Art Of Atari

The influence and impact of Atari is unquestionable, since its formation in 1972, Atari pioneered video game technology and built todays multi-billion dollar industry, developing arcade games, home video systems, and personal computers to entertain millions of children and adults with fan-favorite games like Asteroids, Centipede, Missile Command, a...read more

Overview

Overview: A New Perspective of Earth is a new book that takes its name from what’s known as "the overview effect” where we´re awed by the beauty of earth’s natural and man-made features from above. The large-format, 288 page hardcover book is beautifully illustrated with stunning and unique satellite images of Earth that offer an unexpected look at...read more

The Hinterland

The Hinterland is a new cabin porn book by publisher Gestalten, it features plenty of dreamy hideaways where we can recharge our spirits and reconnect with ourselves, away from the restraints of society and the stress of the everyday. The book explores the wondrous forms that the humble cabin can take, it showcases stunning refuges located on mount...read more

Star Wars Art

Star Wars fans rejoice, Star Wars Art: Ralph McQuarrie is a new book showcasing the most iconic artist in the history of Star Wars. Ralph McQuarrie worked hand-in-hand with George Lucas to help establish the saga’s visual aesthetic, its inimitable look and feel. The 800 page, two-book set features over 2,000 illustrations from conceptual paintings,...read more

Thug Kitchen 101

The creators of the bestselling cookbook series Thug Kitchen are back and fresher than ever with their new cookbook Thug Kitchen 101: Fast as F*ck. The book is packed with 101 quick recipes that use simple ingredients and straightforward, entertainingly-written recipes geared toward healthy grown-up eats. It focuses on recipes that are both easy an...read more

Above The World

The world´s largest drone manufacturer, DJI, turns 10 years old, and to celebrate their anniversary the company turned to renowned art book publisher teNeues for Above the World: Earth Through A Drone’s Eye, a celebration of aerial photography around the world, showcasing some of the world’s best photos by well-known aerial photographers, but also ...read more

The Tetris Effect

The Tetris Effect: The Game that Hypnotized the World is the definitive telling of one of the most fascinating stories in videogame history. The story of how the most instantly recognizable video game ever made, came from humble Russian roots to spread across the world as one of the most popular games in video game history. Created in 1984, by an o...read more

The Man Who Made Things Out of Trees

The Man Who Made Things Out of Trees is a tale of craftsmanship for nature lovers, and about the joy of making things in wood. The fascinating read tells the story of how one individual (Rob Penn) cut down a single ash tree to see how many things could be crafted from it. In the book, Rob talks about the therapeutic value of working with wood, the ...read more

The Drive

After a successful edition of The Ride, a bestseller about the world of custom motorcycles, publisher Gestalten have turned their cameras to the custom car scene in The Drive. The beautifully illustrated book showcases the best of the best custom cars that are designed and made by a small number of specialists from around the globe. The book also i...read more

Barbarian Days

Looking for a beach read this summer? Barbarian Days: A Surfing Life is a damn good book about surfing, worthy of the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Autobiography.  The compelling book is William Finnegan’s memoir of his obsession with surfing, which he calls a beautiful addiction. In the book Finnegan describes his childhood growing up in California...read more

Dinner With Jackson Pollock

Jackson Pollock the artist needs no introduction, thanks to his iconic drip masterpieces, the late painter has become a household name. Dinner With Jackson Pollock: Recipes, Art & Nature is a new book detailing recipes taken from hand written notes from his mother, wife, artist Lee Krasner, and Pollock himself. The beautifully illustrated book ...read more

Surf Odyssey

Explore the world of surfing outside of palm trees and beach clichés with this new book by Gestalten - Surf Odyssey. The book focuses on the creative and adventurous souls, forward-thinking makers, artists, doers, photographers and environmentalists for whom surfing provides the catalyst for inspiration. It is about an attitude toward life, ...read more
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Editors Pick

October 2016 Finds On Amazon

Once again we are here to help you find the best products on Amazon. This week we have found some more cool, beautiful and functional products buried deep in Amazon´s massive catalog. We showcase a list of products that caught our attention, either for their great discount price, for their great customer ratings, or simply because they are pretty goddamn awesome. Product details below....
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Editors Pick

Gerber Center-Drive Multitool

The Center-Drive by Gerber is the ultimate multitool, a game-changing addition designed for real life, heavy-duty work. The innovative center-axis driver opens to align like a real screw driver, yielding maximum torque and rotation, and a simple flick of the wrist sends the pliers or a full size outboard knife shooting out. All the...
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December 2016 Finds On Huckberry

Once again we have teamed up with our good friends at Huckberry to update our custom, curated BTS Shop.  We have picked the most exciting fresh deals this month, with some great opportunities to get your hands on the coolest apparel and travel gear for an active lifestyle and outdoor adventures. Check out our new curated list of some of the coolest products an...