Catification Book
Score: 5
From 3 Ratings


  • Author : Jackson Galaxy
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2014-10-14
  • Genre: Pets
  • Pages : 304
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101632314

Catification Excerpt :

A New York Times bestseller! The star of Animal Planet’s hit television series My Cat from Hell, Jackson Galaxy, shows cat owners everywhere how to make their homes both cat-friendly and chic. Cat owners know the struggles of creating living spaces that are both functional and stylish for owner and cat. Don’t just go to your local pet shop and adorn your home with unattractive cat towers and kitty beds. In Catification, Jackson Galaxy, the star of Animal Planet’s My Cat from Hell, and Kate Benjamin, founder of a popular cat design website, walk readers through a step-by-step process of designing an attractive home that is also an optimal environment for cats. This gorgeously designed, full-color book includes more than twenty fun DIY projects, from kitty beds and litter boxes to catios (cat patios) that will be sure to make readers—and their cats—purr in approval.

Cat Daddy Book
Score: 4
From 25 Ratings

Cat Daddy

  • Author : Jackson Galaxy
  • Publisher : TarcherPerigee
  • Release Date : 2013-05-02
  • Genre: Nature
  • Pages : 320
  • ISBN 10 : 9780399163807

Cat Daddy Excerpt :

Cat behaviorist and star of Animal Planet's hit television show "My Cat from Hell," Galaxy, a.k.a. "Cat Daddy," isn't what readers might expect for a cat expert. Yet his ability to connect with even the most troubled felines--not to mention their owners--is awe-inspiring.

Score: 4
From 14 Ratings


  • Author : J. Randy Taraborrelli
  • Publisher : Grand Central Publishing
  • Release Date : 2009-07-15
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages : 784
  • ISBN 10 : 9780446565684


This major biography includes the behind-the-scenes story to many of the landmarks in Jackson's life: his legal and commercial battles, his marriages to Lisa Marie Presley and Debbie Rowe, his passions and addictions, his children; objective and revealing, it carries the hallmarks of all of Taraborrelli's best-sellers: impeccable research, brilliant storytelling and definitive documentation. So much has how been said and written about the life and career of Michael Jackson that it has become almost impossible to disentangle the man from the myth. This book is the fruit of over 30 years of research and hundreds of exclusive interviews with a remarkable level of access to the very closest circles of the Jackson family - including Michael himself. Cutting through tabloid rumours, J. Randy Taraborrelli traces the real story behind Michael Jackson, from his drilling as a child star through the blooming of his talent to his ever-changing personal appearance and bizarre publicity stunts.

Michael Jackson Book

Michael Jackson

  • Author : aka princess neverland.
  • Publisher : Author House
  • Release Date : 2010-04-30
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages : 98
  • ISBN 10 : 9781449079376

Michael Jackson Excerpt :

after investigating the death of Michael Jackson with many calls to the corner ,embalmer and many others and much hard work I found there is as much proof the Michael Jackson is alive than there is proof he is dead

The Mahalia Jackson Reader Book

The Mahalia Jackson Reader

  • Author : Mark Burford
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2020
  • Genre: Music
  • Pages : 472
  • ISBN 10 : 9780190461652

The Mahalia Jackson Reader Excerpt :

""African American gospel singer Mahalia Jackson was just sixty years old when her heart finally gave out on January 27, 1972, as she lay alone in her sick bed at Little Company of Mary Hospital just south of Chicago. Obituaries faithfully recounted the best-known story lines of her unlikely career: how the power of her voice was rooted in her devout Baptist upbringing; her birth in 1911 and rise from dire poverty in Uptown New Orleans to international celebrity; a dedication to the black freedom struggle that further elevated her to the status of cultural and political symbol. Together, Jackson's voice, faith, prestige, and activism, made her at the time of her death, in the assessment of her friend Harry Belafonte, "the single most powerful black woman in the United States." Yet her reputation is also complex. Invoking the charisma of Martin and Malcolm, the persuasion of statesmen and despots, and the splendor of divas and diadems, Maceo Bowie's letter to the editor of the Chicago Defender seems to both celebrate and grapple with the substance of Jackson dynamism as a gospel singer and her consequence as an illustrious black public figure. In an editorial in the Defender following Jackson's death, E. Duke McNeil acknowledged Jackson's habitual acclaim as the "Queen of the gospel singers," while also observing: "You can almost say that Mahalia was the 'greatest' because she was the only gospel singer known everywhere." Indeed, for scholars of black gospel, the music itself is often hidden in plain sight. On the one hand, gospel voices are inescapable, audible not just within the music industry, where they have become a lingua franca for pop singers, but also in recurring representations of the black church, in the omnipresent sound of the black gospel choir, and in the personal histories of many black artists. On the other, in comparison with such genres as jazz, blues, country music, and hip hop, documentation of black gospel music, which has thrived in in-group

The Destruction and Creation of Michael Jackson Book
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

The Destruction and Creation of Michael Jackson

  • Author : Ellis Cashmore
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing USA
  • Release Date : 2022-05-19
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages : 376
  • ISBN 10 : 9781501363634

The Destruction and Creation of Michael Jackson Excerpt :

However people remember Jackson, no one can deny that, in cultural terms, Jackson remains a compelling subject: an icon of the late 20th century, he reflects not only the changes in the circumstances of the African American population, but changes in white America. Jackson was idolized, perhaps even reified and, for many, objectified into an extraordinary being, an Other, for whom there were no established reference points in white people's conceptions. The Destruction and Creation of Michael Jackson places Jackson at the center of its argument, but maintains he was a creation of, at first, American and, later, global culture at a time when it seemed desirable, if not necessary to exalt a Black person on merit. America had become a society in which someone of Jackson's indisputable genius not only can, but must, rise to the top.

Jackson Book
Score: 5
From 3 Ratings


  • Author : Lynn McLaughlin
  • Publisher : FriesenPress
  • Release Date : 2020-10-20
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages : 136
  • ISBN 10 : 9781525575006

Jackson Excerpt :

Jackson’s battle to take control over his own mind and life portrays what millions of people are fighting with around the world – mental illness. His mother, desperate to free him from his demons and desperation, faces her own turmoil and anguish, doing anything possible to save her son, through love and hope. After countless emotional and heartbreaking moments, June and her son must both accept that only Jackson can save himself.

Jackson s Magic Wishing Well Book

Jackson s Magic Wishing Well

  • Author : Gail Peeler
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2008-07-11
  • Genre: Uncategoriezed
  • Pages : 25
  • ISBN 10 : 9781435729506

Jackson s Magic Wishing Well Excerpt :

The story is about 3 boys and the adventures they encounter during summer vacation with the magic wishing well. Is it real or just their imagination? You be the judge.

Catify to Satisfy Book
Score: 3
From 2 Ratings

Catify to Satisfy

  • Author : Jackson Galaxy
  • Publisher : TarcherPerigee
  • Release Date : 2015
  • Genre: Cats
  • Pages : 272
  • ISBN 10 : 9780399176999

Catify to Satisfy Excerpt :

"Tried and true strategies from Catification Nation"--Cover.

Moon Walk Book
Score: 4.5
From 7 Ratings

Moon Walk

  • Author : Michael Jackson
  • Publisher : Crown Archetype
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages : 300
  • ISBN 10 : 9780307716989

Moon Walk Excerpt :

Michael Jackson's only autobiography, illustrated with rare photographs from Jackson family albums and Michael's personal photographic archives, as well as a drawing done by Michael exclusively for this book.

Michael Jackson s Complete Guide to Single Malt Scotch Book

Michael Jackson s Complete Guide to Single Malt Scotch

  • Author : Dominic Roskrow
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2015-09-01
  • Genre: Cooking
  • Pages : 448
  • ISBN 10 : 9781465449160

Michael Jackson s Complete Guide to Single Malt Scotch Excerpt :

The world's best-selling book on malt whisky, now updated to include all the latest significant bottlings. This seventh edition of Michael Jackson's Complete Guide to Single Malt Scotch continues to provide whisky enthusiasts with all the information, advice, and guidance they need to improve their knowledge and appreciation of single malt whisky. Fully updated with all the latest significant bottlings, Michael Jackson's Complete Guide to Single Malt Scotch includes an unrivaled A- Z of single malts with background information on the distilleries and tasting notes for more than 1,000 bottlings. It even provides each whisky with an overall score. Michael Jackson, regarded as the world's foremost authority on whisky until his death in 2007, originally authored this title. His legacy lives on in the 2015 edition edited by world-leading whisky consultants Dominic Roskrow and Gavin D. Smith. By giving practical advice on buying and collecting malts and interpreting whisky labels, and providing hundreds of color images, Michael Jackson's Complete Guide to Single Malt Scotch can turn any whisky novice into an informed veteran.

The Soul of the Jackson 5 Book

The Soul of the Jackson 5

  • Author : James Gregory
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1973
  • Genre: African American musicians
  • Pages : 125
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015042156482

The Soul of the Jackson 5 Excerpt :

The Presidency of Andrew Jackson Book

The Presidency of Andrew Jackson

  • Author : Donald B. Cole
  • Publisher : American Presidency (University of K
  • Release Date : 1993
  • Genre: History
  • Pages : 342
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015029581496

The Presidency of Andrew Jackson Excerpt :

In 1829 Andrew Jackson arrived in Washington in a carriage. Eight years and two turbulent presidential terms later, he left on a train. Those years, among the most prosperous in American history, saw America transformed not only by growth in transportation but by the expansion of the market economy and the formation of the mass political party. Jackson's ambivalence—and that of his followers—toward the new politics and the new economy is the story of this book. Historians have often depicted the Old Hero (or Old Hickory) as bigger than life—so prominent that his name was wed to an era. Donald Cole presents a different Jackson, one not always sure of himself and more controlled by than in control of the political and economic forces of his age. He portrays Jackson as a leader who yearned for the agrarian past but was also entranced by the future of a growing market economy. The dominant theme of Jackson's presidency, Cole argues, was his inconsistent and unsuccessful battle to resist market revolution. Elected by a broad coalition of interest groups, Jackson battled constantly not only his opponents but also his supporters. He spent most of his first term rearranging his administration and contending with Congress. His accomplishments were mostly negative—relocating Indians, vetoing road bills and the Bank bill, and opposing nullification. The greatest achievement of his administration, the rise of the mass political party, was more the work of advisers than of Jackson himself. He did, however, make a lasting imprint, Cole contends. Through his strength, passions, and especially his anxiety, Jackson symbolized the ambivalence of his fellow Americans at a decisive moment—a time when the country was struggling with the conflict between the ideals of the Revolution and the realities of nineteenth-century capitalism.