This outstanding compendium is the harvest of a long term research and hundreds of exclusive interviews with a remarkable level of access to the very closest circles of Bruno’s family -... More > including himself. Cutting through tabloid gossips, Uve traces the real story behind the Bruno we see and hear today, from his development as a child star through the blooming of his talent to his ever changing personal appearance and extraordinary publicity performances. This major biography incorporates the behind the scenes story to many of the landmarks in Bruno’s life. Objective and revealing, it carries the endorsement of all of Uve’s bestsellers, exquisite research, brilliant storytelling and ultimate documentation.< Less
Derived from unparalleled access to friends, enemies, employees, and associates of Bruno Mars, our devoted team releases a faithful, stouthearted, and deeply human portrait of a man who was never... More > precisely understood by the media, his fans, or even those closest to him. This outstanding compendium is an extensive observation into the enigma that Bruno Mars is.< Less
Michel provides a deeply personal, behind-the-scenes look at the Bruno he knew. Filled with untold stories and faithful details, “Bruno Mars” is the most unequivocal, mind-blowing, and... More > provoking portrait of the star to date—a fair and loving image of a true music icon and of a notable harmony that endured through triumph and struggle, scandal and controversy.< Less
After an unsuccessful stint with Motown Records, Mars signed with Atlantic Records in 2009. He became recognized as a solo artist after lending his vocals and co-writing the hooks for the songs... More > "Nothin' on You" by B.o.B, and "Billionaire" by Travie McCoy. He also co-wrote the hits "Right Round" by Flo Rida featuring Ke$ha, and "Wavin' Flag" by K'naan. In October 2010, he released his debut album, Doo-Wops & Hooligans. Anchored by the worldwide number one singles "Just the Way You Are" and "Grenade", the album peaked at number three on the Billboard 200. He was nominated for seven Grammys at the 53rd Grammy Awards, winning Best Male Pop Vocal Performance for "Just the Way You Are".< Less
Sylvie and Bruno, first published in 1889, and its 1893 second volume Sylvie and Bruno Concluded form the last novel by Lewis Carroll published during his lifetime.
The novel has two main plots; one... More > set in the real world at the time the book was published (the Victorian era), the other in the fantasy world of Fairyland. While the latter plot is a fairy tale with many nonsense elements and poems, similar to Carroll's Alice books, the story set in Victorian Britain is a social novel, with its characters discussing various concepts and aspects of religion, society, philosophy and morality.< Less