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Byrne's Treasury of Trick Shots in Pool and Billiards
Byrne's Treasury of Trick Shots in Pool and Billiards
by Robert Byrne
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Fully illustrated with hundreds of drawings depicting nearly three hundred and fifty mind-boggling trick shots, Byrnes Treasury of Trick Shots in Pool and Billiards will teach you everything from the basic “butterfly formation” to the most... (read more)

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The Best American Sports Writing (Best American Sports Writing)
The Best American Sports Writing (Best American Sports Writing)
by Glenn Stout
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The Best American Series® First, Best, and Best-Selling The Best American series is the premier annual showcase for the country’s finest short fiction and nonfiction. Each volume’s series editor selects notable works from hundreds of... (read more)

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Naked, Drunk, and Writing: Shed Your Inhibitions and Craft a Compelling Memoir or Personal Essay
Naked, Drunk, and Writing: Shed Your Inhibitions and Craft a Compelling Memoir or Personal Essay
by Adair Lara
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An instructive, inspiring, and refreshingly irreverent guide that shows aspiring writers how to cast off self-doubt and concoct a stellar memoir. The award-winning author of an autobiographical newspaper column, Adair Lara has written more than ten books,... (read more)

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Growing Gourmet and Medicinal Mushrooms
Growing Gourmet and Medicinal Mushrooms
by Paul Stamets
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After years of living in awe of the mysterious fungi known as mushrooms-chefs, health enthusiasts, and home cooks alike can't get enough of these rich, delicate morsels. With updated production techniques for home and commercial cultivation, detailed... (read more)

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Logodaedaly, or Sleight-Of-Words
Logodaedaly, or Sleight-Of-Words
by Erzsebet Gilbert
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What is a "balanoid"? Who carries an "ombrifuge" into a storm? How is a "filipendulous" city destroyed? These and other fabulous questions are found in Logodædaly, or, Sleight-of-Words: a dictionary of the imagination. Within its pages, young author... (read more)

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Star-Spangled Manners: In Wich Miss Manners Defends American Etiquette (For a Change)
Star-Spangled Manners: In Wich Miss Manners Defends American Etiquette (For a Change)
by Judith Martin
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American manners—a contradiction in terms? Not so,says the doyenne of etiquette, in this rendering of the revolutionary drama of our home-grown customs. Driven by our dreams of equality for all and stardom for each, we Americans have always been... (read more)

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Oxford Dictionary of Phrase, Saying, and Quotation
Oxford Dictionary of Phrase, Saying, and Quotation
by Oxford
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Fully revised and updated, the third edition of the Oxford Dictionary of Phrase, Saying & Quotation adds proverbs and sayings from across the world to memorable phrases and quotations from across the centuries. This rich collection is arranged under a... (read more)

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The Best American Sports Writing 2013 (Best American)
The Best American Sports Writing 2013 (Best American)
by Glenn Stout
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J. R. Moehringer, a Pulitzer Prize-winning feature writer and the author of The Tender Bar, has selected the best in sports writing from the past year. Chosen from more than 350 national, regional, and specialty publications and,... (read more)

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The Man Who Loved Books Too Much: The True Story of a Thief, a Detective, and a World of Literary Obsession
The Man Who Loved Books Too Much: The True Story of a Thief, a Detective, and a World of Literary Obsession
by Allison Hoover Bartlett
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Wow! What a fascinating book about a fascinating man: John Gilkey, professional book thief. Hoover Bartlett seems to have a hard time untangling herself from her story, which gives the book an interesting discordant feel. It is practically impossible to... (read more)

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Twenty-Five Books That Shaped America: How White Whales, Green Lights, and Restless Spirits Forged Our National Identity
Twenty-Five Books That Shaped America: How White Whales, Green Lights, and Restless Spirits Forged Our National Identity
by Thomas C Foster
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Thomas C. Foster, acclaimed author of the phenomenal bestseller How to Read Literature Like a Professor, returns with a hugely entertaining appreciation of twenty-five works of literature that have greatly influenced the American identity. In a... (read more)

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The Priority List: A Teacher's Final Quest to Discover Life's Greatest Lessons
The Priority List: A Teacher's Final Quest to Discover Life's Greatest Lessons
by David Menasche
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Based on a beloved teacher’s most popular lesson, The Priority List is a bold, inspirational story of learning, love, and legacy that challenges us to ask: What truly matters in life? David Menasche lived for his work as a high school English... (read more)

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The Meaning of Tingo: And Other Extraordinary Words from Around the World
The Meaning of Tingo: And Other Extraordinary Words from Around the World
by A Jacot De Boinod
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A garden of delights for the word obsessed: a funny, amazing, and even profound world tour of the best of all those strange words that don't have a precise English equivalent, the ones that tell us so much about other cultures' priorities and... (read more)

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Professors' Guide to Getting Good Grades in College
Professors' Guide to Getting Good Grades in College
by Lynn F Jacobs
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< p> The < i> Professors' Guide to Getting Good Grades in College< /i> is the first book to reveal the insider secrets about how professors really grade. The book offers high-value, practical tips about how to succeed at each of the... (read more)

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The Intellectual Devotional: Revive Your Mind, Complete Your Education, and Roam Confidently with the Cultured Class
The Intellectual Devotional: Revive Your Mind, Complete Your Education, and Roam Confidently with the Cultured Class
by David Kidder and Noah Oppenheim
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This daily digest of intellectual challenge and learning will arouse curiosity, refresh knowledge, expand horizons, and keep the mind sharp Millions of Americans keep bedside books of prayer and meditative reflection--collections of daily passages to... (read more)

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The Ultimate Workout Log: An Exercise Diary for Everyone
The Ultimate Workout Log: An Exercise Diary for Everyone
by Suzanne Schlosberg
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A newly revised edition of the best-selling classic that launched thousands of people on the road to fitness The Ultimate Workout Log is an easy-to-use diary and goal tracker with a unique format and six months worth of space to record training routines... (read more)

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Transformational Speaking: If You Want to Change the World, Tell a Better Story
Transformational Speaking: If You Want to Change the World, Tell a Better Story
by Gail Larsen
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A guide to public speaking written for presenters seeking to be agents of change, whether in a business or in their community. Most books on public speaking focus only on technique, presentation development, and overcoming fear. Gail Larsen goes beyond... (read more)

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Talk Up Your Book: How to Sell Your Book Through Public Speaking, Interviews, Signings, Festivals, Conferences, and More
Talk Up Your Book: How to Sell Your Book Through Public Speaking, Interviews, Signings, Festivals, Conferences, and More
by Patricia Fry
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The most powerful tool in your book promotion toolkit is your personality. The fact is that personality sells books. Readers want a relationship with authors of the books they read. If you arent a celebrity or a world-known author, it is up to you to... (read more)

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The Quotable Hitchens: From Alcohol to Zionism: The Very Best of Christopher Hitchens
The Quotable Hitchens: From Alcohol to Zionism: The Very Best of Christopher Hitchens
by Christopher Hitchens
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Over the past few decades, the bestselling author of Hitch-22 has crisscrossed the globe debating religious scholars, Catholic clergy, rabbis, and devout Christians on the existence of God--appearances that have attracted thousands of people on both... (read more)

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The Creative Life: True Tales of Inspiration
The Creative Life: True Tales of Inspiration
by Julia Cameron
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Julia Cameron, author of The Artist's Way, offers a revolutionary diet plan: Use writing to take off the pounds! Over the course of the past twenty-five years, Julia Cameron has taught thousands of artists and aspiring artists how to unblock wellsprings... (read more)

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Hungover Owls
Hungover Owls
by J. Patrick Brown
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Who knew that owls and hangovers went together as well as rum and coke? The Hungover Owls Tumblr took the Internet by storm as journalist J. Patrick Brown united the two for the first time. Brown's hilarious, crude, and sometimes not-safe-for-work... (read more)

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