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My Bookstore: Writers Celebrate Their Favorite Places to Browse, Read, and Shop
My Bookstore: Writers Celebrate Their Favorite Places to Browse, Read, and Shop
by Ronald Rice
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In this enthusiastic, heartfelt, and sometimes humorous ode to bookshops and booksellers, 84 known authors pay tribute to the brick-and-mortar stores they love and often call their second homes. In My Bookstore our greatest authors write about the... (read more)

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The Total Outdoorsman Manual (Field & Stream)
The Total Outdoorsman Manual (Field & Stream)
by T Edward Nickens
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The Total Outdoorsman Manual is the ultimate guide book for the outdoors enthusiast, packed with hundreds of practical tips and techniques from T. Edward Nickens and the experts at Field and Stream magazine, that is guaranteed to improve your hunting... (read more)

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Still Writing: The Pleasures and Perils of a Creative Life
Still Writing: The Pleasures and Perils of a Creative Life
by Dani Shapiro
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“Everything I know about life, I learned from the daily practice of sitting down to write.” From the best-selling author of Devotion and Slow Motion comes a witty, heartfelt, and practical look at the exhilarating and challenging process of... (read more)

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The Writing Life
The Writing Life
by Annie Dillard
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Annie Dillard has written eleven books, including the memoir of her parents, An American Childhood; the Northwest pioneer epic The Living; and the nonfiction narrative Pilgrim at Tinker Creek. A gregarious recluse, she is a member of the American Academy... (read more)

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The Cartoon Introduction to Statistics
The Cartoon Introduction to Statistics
by Grady Klein
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The Cartoon Introduction to Statistics is the most imaginative and accessible introductory statistics course youll ever take. Employing an irresistible cast of dragon-riding Vikings, lizard-throwing giants, and feuding aliens, the renowned illustrator... (read more)

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Zombies Hate Stuff
Zombies Hate Stuff
by Greg Stones
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Zombies hate clowns. They also hate hippies, not to mention zip lines, penguins, moon penguins, nudists, weddings, sharing, and kittens. They really hate unicorns, strangely don't mind Canadians, and love YOU. Each of Greg Stones's ghoulishly colorful... (read more)

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Speak and Grow Rich, Revised and Expanded
Speak and Grow Rich, Revised and Expanded
by Dottie Walters
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The "bible" of the professional speaking industry, including ideas on how to pick strong topics for speeches, guidelines for setting fees, how to book oneself, and more. Sample worksheets and agreements to customize are also included.... (read more)

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Outdoor Life: The Ultimate Survival Manual
Outdoor Life: The Ultimate Survival Manual
by Rich Johnson
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Whether you’re lost in the woods, facing an armed insurrection, or preparing for a hurricane, the experts at Outdoor Life magazine are the people you want on your side. This book is the one you need if you want to protect your family, save yourself,... (read more)

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Schott's Miscellany 2008: An Almanac (Schott's Almanac)
Schott's Miscellany 2008: An Almanac (Schott's Almanac)
by Ben Schott
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In the modern age, where information is plentiful but selection and analysis elusive, "Schotts Almanac" presents a unique biography of the year and distills information and opinions critically, giving readers an accurate biography of the year past.... (read more)

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The New Geography of Jobs
The New Geography of Jobs
by Enrico Moretti
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"A persuasive look at why some U.S. cities have prospered in recent decades while others have declined."—Bloomberg Businessweek We’re used to thinking of the United States in opposing terms: red versus blue, haves versus have-nots... (read more)

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I Could Chew on This: And Other Poems by Dogs
I Could Chew on This: And Other Poems by Dogs
by Francesco Marciuliano
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A dog's the best friend any boy or girl could have. And, as this canine companion to the New York Times bestselling book I Could Pee on This reveals, they can give cats some competition as the best poet in the house. "I Dropped a Ball," and "Can You... (read more)

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Darth Vader and Son (Star Wars)
Darth Vader and Son (Star Wars)
by Jeffrey Brown
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What if Darth Vader took an active role in raising his son? What if Luke, I am your father was just a stern admonishment from an annoyed dad? In this hilarious and sweet comic reimagining, Darth Vader is a dad like any other--except with all the baggage... (read more)

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Getting Into Guinness: One Man's Longest, Fastest, Highest Journey Inside the World's Most Famous Record Book
Getting Into Guinness: One Man's Longest, Fastest, Highest Journey Inside the World's Most Famous Record Book
by Larry Olmsted
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A fascinating mix of participatory journalism and history, Getting Into Guinnessis the never-before-told story of the bestselling copyrighted book of all time. Veteran reporter Larry Olmsted began a personal quest to break an existing world record, then... (read more)

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Nobel: A Century of Prize Winners
Nobel: A Century of Prize Winners
by Michael Worek
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The story of the winners of the world's most prestigious prize. The Nobel Prize is widely regarded as the most prestigious award one can receive. The Prize is administered by the Nobel Foundation, and the award ceremonies receive extensive media coverage.... (read more)

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The Civility Solution: What to Do When People Are Rude
The Civility Solution: What to Do When People Are Rude
by P Forni
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Many of us find ourselves confronted with rudeness every day and dont know how to respond. P.M. Forni, the author of the acclaimed Choosing Civility, has the answer. In The Civility Solution, he provides more than one hundred different situations, and... (read more)

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The Checklist Manifesto: How to Get Things Right
The Checklist Manifesto: How to Get Things Right
by Atul Gawande
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A New York Times Bestseller In latest bestseller, Atul Gawande shows what the simple idea of the checklist reveals about the complexity of our lives and how we can deal with it. The modern world has given us stupendous know-how. Yet... (read more)

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Vader's Little Princess (Star Wars)
Vader's Little Princess (Star Wars)
by Jeffrey Brown
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In this irresistibly funny follow-up to the breakout bestseller Darth Vader™ and Son, Vader — Sith Lord and leader of the Galactic Empire — now faces the trials, joys, and mood swings of raising his daughter Leia as she grows from a... (read more)

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Windfall: The Booming Business of Global Warming
Windfall: The Booming Business of Global Warming
by McKenzie Funk
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A fascinating investigation into how people around the globe are cashing in on a warming world McKenzie Funk has spent the last six years reporting around the world on how we are preparing for a warmer planet. Funk shows us that the best way to... (read more)

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It Was the Best of Sentences, It Was the Worst of Sentences: A Writer's Guide to Crafting Killer Sentences
It Was the Best of Sentences, It Was the Worst of Sentences: A Writer's Guide to Crafting Killer Sentences
by June Casagrande
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Great writing isn’t born, it’s built—sentence by sentence. But too many writers—and writing guides—overlook this most important unit. The result? Manuscripts that will never be published and writing careers that will never... (read more)

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Curiosities of Literature: A Feast for Book Lovers
Curiosities of Literature: A Feast for Book Lovers
by John Sutherland
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When did cigarettes start making an appearance in English literature?Which author's heart was purportedly eaten by a cat? One of ourbest-known and best-loved literary critics turns his attention to themore bizarre areas of literature in this miscellany... (read more)

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