Ben Stiller is an American actor, comedian, writer, producer, musician and director. His films have grossed more than $2.6 billion in Canada and the United States, with an average of $79 million per film.

  • Nine Stories

    Nine Stories (1953) is a collection of short stories by American fiction writer J. D. Salinger published in April 1953. It includes two of his most famous short stories, “A Perfect Day for Bananafish” and “For Esm?? ??? with Love and Squalor”. (Nine Stories is the U.S. title; the book is published in many other countries as For Esm?? – with Love and Squalor, and Other Stories.)

  • The Jaws Log

    Winner of three Oscars and the highest-grossing film of its time, Jaws was a phenomenon, and this is the only book on how twenty-six-year-old Steven Spielberg transformed Peter Benchley’s number-one bestselling novel into the classic film it became.,Hired by Spielberg as a screenwriter to work with him on the set while the movie was being made, Carl Gottlieb, an actor and writer, was there throughout the production that starred Roy Scheider, Robert Shaw, and Richard Dreyfuss. After filming was over, with Spielberg’s cooperation, Gottlieb chronicled the extraordinary yearlong adventure in The Jaws Log, which was first published in 1975 and has sold more than two million copies. This expanded edition includes a photo section, an introduction by Benchley, and an afterword by Gottlieb that gives updates about the people and events involved in the film, ultimately providing a singular portrait of a famous movie and inspired moviemaking.

  • The Second Tree from the Corner

    A selection of E.B. White’s penetrating and thoughtful observations on the conditions of life.

  • The Sleepeasy Solution

    Even Hollywood’s biggest stars face the same dilemma as other parents do: “How do I get my child to sleep?” As parents in the know are finding, whether they’re on the red carpet or the soccer field, the answer is the same: The Sleepeasy Solution.,Psychotherapists and sleep specialists Jennifer and Jill, the dynamic “girlfriends” all of Hollywood calls on to solve Junior’s sleep problems, have perfected their sleep technique that will get any child snoozing in no time???most often in fewer than three nights. The key to their method? It addresses the emotional needs of both the parent and child (yes, how to handle the crying!)???a critical component of why most other sleep methods fail.,In this much-needed, family-friendly guide, weary parents will learn to define their own individual sleep goals, those that work for their family???s schedule and style. They’ll create a customized “sleep planner” to ensure consistency with both parents as well as extended caregivers. (As an added bonus, they’ll even improve the readers’ relationships with their spouses with the “marriage-saver” section.) With comprehensive sections devoted to each stage of Baby’s and Toddler’s development, plus solutions to special circumstances like traveling, daylight saving’s time, moving to a “big kid bed” and multiples, The Sleepeasy Solution is a dream come true!