The Secret History of Twin Peaks

The Secret History of Twin Peaks
Author: Mark Frost
Pages: 304
ISBN: 9781250075598
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Release: 2016-10-18
Editor: Flatiron Books
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

From the co-creator of the landmark series, the story millions of fans have been waiting to get their hands on for 25 long years. The Secret History of Twin Peaks enlarges the world of the original series, placing the unexplained phenomena that unfolded there into a vastly layered, wide-ranging history, beginning with the journals of Lewis and Clark and ending with the shocking events that closed the finale. The perfect way to get in the mood for the upcoming Showtime series.

The Secret History of Twin Peaks

The Secret History of Twin Peaks
Author: Mark Frost
Pages: 356
ISBN: 144729386X
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Release: 2016-10-20
Editor: Macmillan
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

From the co-creator of the landmark television series Twin Peaks comes a novel that deepens the mysteries of that iconic town in ways that not only enrich the original series but readies fans for the upcoming Showtime episodes.

Twin Peaks

Twin Peaks
Author: Mark Frost
Pages: 180
ISBN: 9781250163318
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Release: 2017-10-31
Editor: Flatiron Books
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

The crucial sequel to the New York Times bestselling The Secret History of Twin Peaks, this novel bridges the two series, and takes you deeper into the mysteries raised by the new series. The return of Twin Peaks is one of the most anticipated events in the history of television. The subject of endless speculation, shrouded in mystery, fans will come flocking to see Mark Frost and David Lynch’s inimitable vision once again grace the screen. Featuring all the characters we know and love from the first series, as well as a list of high-powered actors in new roles, the show will be endlessly debated, discussed, and dissected. While The Secret History of Twin Peaks served to expand the mysteries of the town and place the unexplained phenomena that unfolded there into a vastly layered, wide-ranging history, Twin Peaks: The Final Dossier tells us what happened to key characters in the twenty-five years in between the events of the first series and the second, offering details and insights fans will be clamoring for. The novel also adds context and commentary to the strange and cosmic happenings of the new series. For fans around the world begging for more, Mark Frost’s final take laid out in this novel will be required reading.

The Secret Diary of Laura Palmer

The Secret Diary of Laura Palmer
Author: Jennifer Lynch
Pages: 184
ISBN: 9781451662078
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Release: 2011-12-06
Editor: Simon and Schuster
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

The secret diary of teenage murder victim Laura Palmer threatens to expose the long-hidden dark secrets of the inhabitants of Twin Peaks. Reissue. TV and Movie Tie-In.

Laura s Ghost

Laura s Ghost
Author: Courtenay Stallings,Sheryl Lee
Pages: 200
ISBN: 9781949024098
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Release: 2020-10-20
Editor: Fayetteville Mafia Press
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

In 1990, the groundbreaking television series Twin Peaks, co-created by David Lynch and Mark Frost, opened with a murder mystery when a beautiful homecoming queen, wrapped in plastic, washed up on a cold and rocky beach. Laura Palmer's character began as a plot device that triggered a small town to face its fractured self. But after three seasons and a film, Laura Palmer is no longer just a plot device. Instead of solely focusing on the murderer, like most traditional storytelling at the time, the audience gets to know the victim, a complex young woman who explores her sexuality and endures incredible abuse. Laura's Ghost: Women Speak About Twin Peaks is an examination of Laura Palmer's legacy on the 30th anniversary of Twin Peaks. Palmer's character was one of the few frank and horrific representations of sexual abuse victims which did not diminish the strength and complexity of the victim. Sheryl Lee, who played Laura Palmer, discusses the challenges of the role and how it has impacted herself as well as women she has met over the years, many of whom are survivors of sexual abuse. The role demanded Lee give all of her vulnerability as an actor to this role. This role is one she cannot escape, one with which she will forever be identified. It's a role that still haunts her today. For many women, this character represents them. Here was a woman who was not just a victim, but who was owning her sexuality as well—a woman coming into her own and discovering her sources of power. This book is a reckoning in which women from the show and community speak about grief, mischief, humor, sexuality, strength, weakness, wickedness, and survival.

The Autobiography of F B I Special Agent Dale Cooper

The Autobiography of F B I  Special Agent Dale Cooper
Author: Scott Frost
Pages: 195
ISBN: UOM:39015056811667
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Release: 1991
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Beyond the coffee and doughnuts--the real Agent Cooper. Beginning with his 13th birthday, Cooper's autobiography is a unique portrait of a man who is complex and elusive, yet hard-working and generous for a rare glimpse into the private life of the G-Man who captured America's attention.

Full of Secrets

Full of Secrets
Author: David Lavery
Pages: 281
ISBN: 0814325068
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Release: 1995
Editor: Wayne State University Press
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Full of Secrets contains virtually everything you need to know about Twin Peaks. This fascinating collection of essays considers David Lynch's politics, the enigmatic musical score, and the show's cult status, treatment of family violence, obsession with doubling, and silencing of women. Also included are a director and writer list, a cast list, a Twin Peaks calendar, a complete scene breakdown for the entire series, and a comprehensive bibliography.

Reflections

Reflections
Author: Brad Dukes
Pages: 340
ISBN: 061596883X
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Release: 2014-06-01
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Examines David Lynch and Mark Frost's legendary television series that aired on the ABC network from 1990-91. As the mystery of "Who Killed Laura Palmer?" played out on television sets across the world, another compelling drama was unfolding in the everyday lives of the show's cast and crew. Twenty-five years later, Reflections goes behind the curtain of Twin Peaks and documents the series' unlikely beginnings, widespread success, and peculiar collapse. Featuring first-hand accounts from series co-creator Mark Frost and cast members including Kyle MacLachlan, Madchen Amick, Richard Beymer, Joan Chen, Sherilyn Fenn, Miguel Ferrer, Piper Laurie, Sheryl Lee, Michael Ontkean, Ray Wise, Billy Zane, and many more. Reflections explores the magic and mystique of a true television phenomenon.

Critical Essays on Twin Peaks The Return

Critical Essays on Twin Peaks  The Return
Author: Antonio Sanna
Pages: 302
ISBN: 9783030047986
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Release: 2019-01-04
Editor: Springer
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

This edited collection offers an interdisciplinary study of Twin Peaks: The Return, the third season of a TV program that has attracted the attention (and appreciation) of spectators, fans, and critics for over two decades. The book takes readers into several distinct areas and addresses the different approaches and the range of topics invited by the multidimensionality of the subject itself: the philosophical, the artistic, the socio-cultural, and the personal. The eighteen chapters constituting the volume are academic in their approach to the subject and in their methodology, whether they apply a historical, psychoanalytical, film studies, or gender studies perspective to the text under examination. The variety and range of perspectives in these aforementioned chapters reflect the belief that a study of the full complexity of Twin Peaks: The Return, as well as a timely assessment of the critical importance of the program, requires both an interdisciplinary perspective and the fusion of different intellectual approaches across genres. The chapters demonstrate a collective awareness of the TV series as a fundamental milestone in contemporary culture.

Twin Peaks

Twin Peaks
Author: Franck Boulègue
Pages: 329
ISBN: 9781783206612
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Release: 2017-01-15
Editor: Intellect Books
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Few contemporary television shows have been subjected to the critical scrutiny that has been brought to bear on David Lynch and Mark Frost's Twin Peaks since its debut in 1990. Yet the series, and the subsequent film, Fire Walk With Me, are sufficiently rich that it's always possible for a close analysis to offer something new – and that's what Franck Boulègue has done with Twin Peaks: Unwrapping the Plastic. Through Boulègue's eyes, we see for the first time the world of Twin Peaks as a coherent whole, one that draws on a wide range of cultural source material, including surrealism, transcendental meditation, Jungian psychoanalysis, mythology, fairy tales, and much, much more. The work of a scholar who is also a fan, the book should appeal to any hardcore Twin Peaks viewer.

The List Of 7

The List Of 7
Author: Mark Frost
Pages: 416
ISBN: 9780062127341
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Release: 2011-10-25
Editor: Harper Collins
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Dark Brotherhood As the city of London slumbers, there are those in its midst who conspire to rule the world through the darkest and most nefarious means. These seven, seated in positions of extraordinary power and influence, marshal forces from the far side to aid them in their fiendish endeavor. Force of One In the aftermath of a bloody séance and a terrifying supernatural contact, a courageous young doctor finds himself drawn into a malevolent conspiracy beyond human comprehension. All or Nothing The future is not safe, as a thousand-year reign of pure evil is about to begin, unless a small group of stalwart champions can unravel the unspeakable mysteries behind a crime far more terrible than murder.

Twin Peaks

Twin Peaks
Author: Julie Grossman,Will Scheibel
Pages: 122
ISBN: 9780814346235
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Release: 2020-02-11
Editor: Wayne State University Press
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Examines Twin Peaks’s history and representations of female trauma and agency.

Damn Fine Cherry Pie

Damn Fine Cherry Pie
Author: Lindsey Bowden
Pages: 224
ISBN: 9780062495563
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Release: 2016-11-15
Editor: HarperCollins
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

A damn fine collection of seventy-five mouthwatering recipes, inspired by iconic scenes and characters from David Lynch’s groundbreaking cult classic series Twin Peaks—returning to television in 2017 with eighteen new episodes on Showtime. Widely hailed as the best television show ever created, Twin Peaks has become a beloved cult favorite classic that continues to attract legions of passionate fans today. Twenty years after it first aired, the show’s influence can be see in all areas of popular culture, from television shows and commercials, to comic books and video games, to films and song lyrics. The show has also impacted popular culinary traditions; there are Double R Diner copycat diners, pop-up dining experiences, doughnut-eating contests, and David Lynch’s signature coffee. Now, fans hungry for a Twin Peaks fix can sate their appetite with this quirky cookbook that pays homage to the show. Lindsey Bowden, the founder of the Twin Peaks festival in the UK, has gathered dozens of recipes inspired by its most memorable scenes and characters, including Percolator Fish Supper, the Log Lady’s Chocolate and Chestnut Roulade, and the Double R Diner's famous Cherry pie. Inside Damn Fine Cherry Pie you'll find delights such as: Coffee, Pastries & Donuts: Coffee with Mexican Chihuahua Churros Double R Diner Menu: Percolate Fish Supper Family Meals: Betty Brigg’s Meatloaf and Doc Hayward’s Diet Lasagna Meals on Wheels Program: Mrs. Tremond’s Creamed Corn Chowder Black Lodge Supper Club: Doctor Jacobi’s Secret Coconut Hawaiian Stew Cocktails: Audrey Horne's Cherry Twist Ideal for viewing parties or a fun date night for two, Damn Fine Cherry Pie is a must for Twin Peaks fans, pop culture aficionados, and imaginative home cooks.

The Six Messiahs

The Six Messiahs
Author: Mark Frost
Pages: 550
ISBN: 1480450421
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Release: 2013-11
Editor: Open Road Distribution
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

The sequel to The List of 7 Ten years have passed since Doyle first met the brilliant Jack Sparks and together they cracked the deadly case of the List of 7. Inspired by his friend, Doyle went on to create Sherlock Holmes, the character that has since made him a wealthy and celebrated man. Now off to America for his first book tour, Doyle is joined by his impetuous younger brother and a cryptic Irish priest. During their voyage, the men are stalked by an otherworldly order of assassins attempting to steal a precious piece of the ship's cargo: a priceless book of ancient mysticism. The Book of Zohar is the first piece of a lethal puzzle that will draw Doyle across the young nation. Doyle and his companions track the paths of six mysterious strangers who are united by a single, eerie dream: a black tower rising out of a wasteland and a river of blood. As their trails converge at the source of this terrifying vision, Doyle and company confront an evil so dark and profound that it threatens to obliterate the very fabric of the world.

Twin Peaks FAQ

Twin Peaks FAQ
Author: David Bushman,Arthur Smith
Pages: 400
ISBN: 9781495063893
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Release: 2016-05-01
Editor: Hal Leonard Corporation
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

(FAQ). Twin Peaks , the infamously strange, seductive, and confounding murder mystery that made network television safe for surrealism, is returning to the small screen after 25 years. Created by David Lynch and Mark Frost, the series enjoys a hallowed standing in popular culture and remains a touchstone in the evolution of TV as an artistic medium. For its many intensely devoted fans, Twin Peaks continues to beguile and disturb and delight; it's a bottomless well of allusions, symbols, conundrums to ponder and images to unpack, an endlessly engrossing puzzle box, an obsessive's dream. Twin Peaks FAQ will guide longtime fans and the newly initiated through the origins of the series, take them behind the scenes during its production, and transport readers deep into the rich mythology that made Twin Peaks a cultural phenomenon. The book features detailed episode guides, character breakdowns, and explorations of the show's distinctive music, fashion, and locations. With a sometimes snarky, always thoughtful (but never dry or academic) analysis of Twin Peaks ' myriad oddities, mysteries, references, and delicious insanity, Twin Peaks FAQ is a comprehensive, immersive, and irresistible reference for experts and newbies alike.

Postcards from Twin Peaks

Postcards from Twin Peaks
Author: Benjamin Louche,Mason Ball
Pages: 78
ISBN: 1326938371
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Release: 2017-03-23
Editor: Lulu.com
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Within this book dwell mysteries deep and dark, syntactic secrets, beautiful otherness, rhyme and unreason, all springing from the singular town of TWIN PEAKS.How does one get to Twin Peaks? Is it in the heart, or in the mind? Does the Log Lady know more than she's letting on? Is Cooper still the man he always was? What are we really to take from the tragic end of Waldo? Who is Diane? Who was Agent Jeffries? And what did Harold Smith's suicide note really mean? Answers to these questions and more will you find within these pages.This is a book for Twin Peakers, backwards-speakers, loggers, Black Lodgers, Special Agents, one-armed show salesmen, fans, fanatics and everyone in between...For nearly a decade Benjamin Louche, host of London's infamous Double R Club, has been penning strange 'Peaksian' poems, prose and the like, much of which has been performed in front of original Twin Peaks cast members at the annual Twin Peaks UK Festival.

Welcome to Twin Peaks

Welcome to Twin Peaks
Author: David Lynch,Mark Frost
Pages: 111
ISBN: UOM:39015055861325
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Release: 1991
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

An unforgettable, in-depth tour of the town that captured America's imagination. This one-of-a-kind guide includes everything from Norma Jenning's cherry pie recipe to the type of tree the Log Lady's log is from to the Double R. Diner's Specials for the Week. Fully illustrated with photographs, line drawings, and color maps.

Fan Phenomena Twin Peaks

Fan Phenomena  Twin Peaks
Author: Marisa C. Hayes,Franck Boulegue
Pages: 127
ISBN: 9781783200245
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Release: 2013
Editor: Intellect Books
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Public performances.

Always Look on the Bright Side of Life

Always Look on the Bright Side of Life
Author: Eric Idle
Pages: 304
ISBN: 9781984822604
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Release: 2018-10-02
Editor: Crown Archetype
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From the ingenious comic performer, founding member of Monty Python, and creator of Spamalot, comes an absurdly funny memoir of unparalleled wit and heartfelt candor We know him best for his unforgettable roles on Monty Python—from the Flying Circus to The Meaning of Life. Now, Eric Idle reflects on the meaning of his own life in this entertaining memoir that takes us on a remarkable journey from his childhood in an austere boarding school through his successful career in comedy, television, theater, and film. Coming of age as a writer and comedian during the Sixties and Seventies, Eric stumbled into the crossroads of the cultural revolution and found himself rubbing shoulders with the likes of George Harrison, David Bowie, and Robin Williams, all of whom became dear lifelong friends. With anecdotes sprinkled throughout involving other close friends and luminaries such as Mike Nichols, Mick Jagger, Steve Martin, Paul Simon, Lorne Michaels, and many more, as well as John Cleese and the Pythons themselves, Eric captures a time of tremendous creative output with equal parts hilarity and heart. In Always Look on the Bright Side of Life, named for the song he wrote for Life of Brian and which has since become the number one song played at funerals in the UK, he shares the highlights of his life and career with the kind of offbeat humor that has delighted audiences for five decades. The year 2019 marks the fiftieth anniversary of The Pythons, and Eric is marking the occasion with this hilarious memoir chock full of behind-the-scenes stories from a high-flying life featuring everyone from Princess Leia to Queen Elizabeth.

Twin Peaks Unwrapped

Twin Peaks Unwrapped
Author: Ben Durant,Bryon Kozaczka
Pages: 200
ISBN: 1949024148
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Release: 2020-04-08
Editor: Unknown
Language: en

Explanation of the Book:

Podcast hosts Ben Durant and Bryon Kozaczka have covered Twin Peaks on their Podcast for over 200 episodes. They have interviewed just about every cast member, fan and covered every theory about David Lynch and Mark Frost's television masterpiece. Now for the first time, they bring all that coverage to a book.