Mark David Duplass is an American film director, writer, actor and musician. He played the role of Pete Eckhart in the FX television series, The League, from 2009 to 2015.
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Between the Mountain and the Sky shows us the goodness that is possible when a single person--regardless of age--takes action to help another and, in the process, changes the lives of hundreds. Maggie’s story begins in suburban New Jersey, in a comfortable middle-class family that supports her decision to travel the world during a gap year before s...
This beautiful, inspiring book is less than $4 right now. Let it change your life. – source
From political wunderkind and former army intelligence officer Jason Kander comes a haunting, powerful memoir about impossible choices—and how sometimes walking away from the chance of a lifetime can be the greatest decision of all.In 2017, President Obama, in his final Oval Office interview, was asked who gave him hope for the future of the countr...
A beautiful read for those who know the struggle of trauma and mental illness. An even better read for those who don't. – source
Oscar-nominated screenwriter, director, and actor Sarah Polley's Run Towards the Danger explores memory and the dialogue between her past and her present These are the most dangerous stories of my life. The ones I have avoided, the ones I haven't told, the ones that have kept me awake on countless nights. As these stories found echoes in my adult l...
This book is incredible. Thank you @realsarahpolley for the deep introspection and incredible honesty. – source
From the creator of The Good Place and the cocreator of Parks and Recreation, a hilarious, thought-provoking guide to living an ethical life, drawing on 2,500 years of deep thinking from around the world.Most people think of themselves as “good,” but it’s not always easy to determine what’s “good” or “bad”—especially in a world filled with complica...
If you like the idea of simultaneously giggling and learning you should read this book by the brilliant @KenTremendous. – source
This book by @Okwonga. So thoughtful and beautiful. – source
Beautiful book. – source
Please read this book if you haven’t. – source
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THE MOMENT OF LIFT by the incomparable @melindagates is the single most important book I read this year. A particularly great holiday gift for all the men in your life. – source
This book just blew me away. @LidiaYuknavitch writes the way I wish I could write. Reckless, inspired, full of hard love and tough humor. Thx for the rec @laurbudd. – source
Good book alert: NOMADLAND. How the 2008 collapse reeked havoc on retirement plans. And how people are figuring out new ways to make it work. Sad, fascinating, ultimately inspiring stuff. Go @jessbruder! – source