“River City One” Written After An Encounter With…

The Daily Mail meets John Joseph Waters and talks about his debut novel, River City One. What inspired the novel? Why did he write it? Find out in the interview here.

‘Be willing to destroy yourself’ – Author John J. Waters

Blaze Media’s “Align” column says, “In River City One, (Author John J.) Waters tackles painful questions about war, personal identity, coming home, and the banality of the everyday, while steadfastly resisting the facile answers that characterize so much of today’s fiction.” Read their interview with John and their discussion of the book here.

James Hetfield Unboxes The Deluxe Edition of “Messengers”

The $750 Deluxe Edition of James Hetfield’s Messengers sold out quickly on Metallica’s official web site. Check out James unboxing his copy at X. Copies of the standard edition remain available now at most retailers.

River City One is “a stimulating read”

Erica Moshtahedian’s review of John J. Waters’s River City One at ZeroHedge says the book “eaves you with hope”. Read the full review here.

Legendary Prime-Time Actress’s Bio Reveals Sultry Details

Joan Collins, in her new autobiography Behind the Shoulder Pads, says one of her ‘Dynasty’ co-stars made her bleed during a rough kissing scene: ‘He was so enthusiastic’. Read the details on this and more in this Fox News entertainment story.

Metallica’s James Hetfield Makes A Rare Appearance Signing Messengers

Before Metallica’s show in St. Louis, James Hetfield made a rare in-store appearance at Left Bank Books. For over three hours, Hetfield met fans and signed pre-release copies of Messengers, the new book which contains photos and stories of James’s extensive collection of classic and history making guitars. St. Louis’s KMOV aired this story. 

River City One Reviewed By Real Clear Defense

A personal tale of a soldier long returned home but permanently adrift, River City One by John J. Waters was recently reviewed at Real Clear Defense. Read their thoughts on the novel here.

Timely Reissue of Sly & the Family Stone History Noted by NYT

At the age of 80, Sly Stone has finally produced his memoir. After being out of print for many years, Permuted Press has reissued Joel Selvin’s Sly & the Family Stone: An Oral History. Read the New York Times article on the new memoir, and mentions of Selvin’s book here.

Seinfeld’s Michael Richards to Release New Memoir

In an exclusive People.Com story, Seinfeld cast member Michael Richards’s memoir Entrances and Exits was announced for publication in 2024. Read the article here. 

Hendo Sits Down With Joe Rogan On The JRE MMA Podcast

Retired mixed martial artist and olympic wrestler, Dan “Hendo” Henderson sat down with Joe Rogan on his Joe Rogan Experience MMA Podcast to discuss his new autobiography, Hendo: The American Athlete. Click to listen to the discussion on Spotify.