A Few Last Minute Holiday Ideas

For Those Who Have Everything…

History of the World in 100 Objects- Neil MacGregor-  MacGregor, head curator of the British Museum, asks the question, ” What among our creations define our turning points in civilization?”. Once the question was asked, he and the staff of this venerable institution set about gathering representatives of these items. There’s two million years’ worth  of history here, and MacGregor takes a few unexpected turns on the crossroads of history. From the most humble of these items to the most recognizable masterpieces, MacGregor reaches with eloquence to give these works context in the sweep of civilization.

Savage Beauty- Alexander McQueen- McQueen’s works were a study of fashion as art, politics and beauty.  His elegant designs challenged our ideas of fashion while maintaining the sound construction of McQueen’s Savlle Row beginnings. This magnificent book includes the most recognizable and most radical of his works.

Out Of Print of NewYork- These tees feature out-of-print covers of some of  your favorite classics.  Check out our selection!

For The Kid In All Of Us…

Lego Star Wars Character Encyclopedia-DK Publishing-  Includes exclusive LEGO Star Wars minifigure! DK is bringing two of the world’s most popular properties together again in a fun, chunky format that kids and adults are sure to love! This illustrated encyclopedia features in-depth profiles showing interesting and never-before-seen elements of all your favorite LEGO Star Wars minifigures. With more than 400 captivating images and tons of fascinating facts, the LEGO Star Wars Character Encyclopedia is sure to keep both LEGO lovers and Star Wars fans reading for hours!

For Mystery and Thriller Fans…

Zero Day by David Baldacci- John Puller of Army Criminal Investigative Division fights against odds and his superiors to solve a series of unsettling murders.  Baldacci’s latest thriller asks an unsettling question: do we know what the next terrorist attack will look like?

The Redbreast-Jo Nesbo- Detective Harry Hole has embarrassed the force, and is being punished with a routine surveillance assignment.  The job evolves into more than a routine assignment tracking Neo-Nazis in Oslo; leading a dark path to a time when Norway’s leaders collaborated with Nazi Germany. One by one, disgraced veterans are being murdered, and the flawed detective finds himself in the midst of a twisted criminal conspiracy.

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