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The Noble Hustle
The Noble Hustle
Written by Colson Whitehead
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385537063
Our Price: $12.99
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The Noble Hustle
Poker, Beef Jerky, and Death
Written by Colson Whitehead


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $12.99

The Noble Hustle is Pulitzer finalist Colson Whitehead’s hilarious memoir of his search for meaning at high stakes poker tables, which the author describes as “Eat, Pray, Love for depressed shut-ins.”
 
 
On one level, The Noble Hustle is a familiar species of participatory journalism--a longtime neighborhood poker player, Whitehead was given a...

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Minecraft
The Unlikely Tale of Markus "Notch" Persson and the Game that Changed Everything
Written by Daniel Goldberg and Linus Larsson
Translated by Jennifer Hawkins


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $21.95

Three years ago, 32-year-old Markus "Notch" Persson of Stockholm was an unknown and bored computer programmer. Today, he is a multi-millionaire international icon. Minecraft, the "virtual Lego" game Markus crafted in his free time, has become one of the most talked about activities since Tetris. Talked about by tens of millions... Read more >
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Ken Jennings's Trivia Almanac
Ken Jennings's Trivia Almanac
Written by Ken Jennings
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345504722
Our Price: $12.99
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Ken Jennings's Trivia Almanac
8,888 Questions in 365 Days
Written by Ken Jennings


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 15, 2008
Price: $12.99

Ken Jennings’s Trivia Almanac is the ingeniously organized book where, for a change, the all-time Jeopardy! champ gets to ask the questions–and where every day of the year will give you the chance to test your trivia mettle.

For example–February 21: In 1912, on this day, Teddy Roosevelt coined the political phrase... Read more >
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The Infernal City: An Elder Scrolls Novel
The Infernal City: An Elder Scrolls Novel
Written by Greg Keyes
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345516978
Our Price: $11.99
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The Infernal City: An Elder Scrolls Novel

Written by Greg Keyes


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: November 24, 2009
Price: $11.99

Four decades after the Oblivion Crisis, Tamriel is threatened anew by an ancient and all-consuming evil. It is Umbriel, a floating city that casts a terrifying shadow–for wherever it falls, people die and rise again.

And it is in Umbriel’s shadow that a great adventure begins, and a group of unlikely... Read more >
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Hoyle's Modern Encyclopedia of Card Games
Hoyle's Modern Encyclopedia of Card Games
Written by Walter B. Gibson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307486097
Our Price: $9.99
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Hoyle's Modern Encyclopedia of Card Games
Rules of All the Basic Games and Popular Variations
Written by Walter B. Gibson


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2013
Price: $9.99

"According to Hoyle" is the card-table synonym for Correct --a definitive guide to the correct playing of all known card games, with full descriptions and explanations of rules and techniques for each game and its variations.

B & W photographs throughout. Read more >
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Paradox
Paradox
Written by Jim Al-Khalili
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307986801
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Paradox
The Nine Greatest Enigmas in Physics
Written by Jim Al-Khalili


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2012
Price: $11.99

A fun and fascinating look at great scientific paradoxes.

   Throughout history, scientists have come up with theories and ideas that just don't seem to make sense.  These we call paradoxes.  The paradoxes Al-Khalili offers are drawn chiefly from physics and astronomy and represent those that have stumped some of the finest minds. ... Read more >
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Mass Effect: The Complete Novels 4-Book Bundle
Mass Effect: The Complete Novels 4-Book Bundle
Written by Drew Karpyshyn and William C. Dietz
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345544339
Our Price: $24.99
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Mass Effect: The Complete Novels 4-Book Bundle
Revelation, Ascension, Retribution, Deception
Written by Drew Karpyshyn and William C. Dietz


Format: eBook, 1392 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2012
Price: $24.99

Picking up where the bestselling videogames left off, the Mass Effect novels take readers into the far reaches of outer space. From the prequel novel, Revelation, to the series capstone, Deception, these original adventures weave together a science fiction epic as they follow Starship Alliance commander David Anderson and his young... Read more >
United States Chess Federation's Official Rules of Chess, Sixth Edition
United States Chess Federation's Official Rules of Chess, Sixth Edition
Written by U.S. Chess Federation
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375724015
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United States Chess Federation's Official Rules of Chess, Sixth Edition

Written by U.S. Chess Federation


Format: eBook, 418 pages
On Sale: June 10, 2014
Price: $13.99

This comprehensive rulebook is the only guide sanctioned and compiled by the U.S. Chess Federation (USCF), the governing body for chess in the United States. It is designed to be a useful reference for all chess players, especially tournament directors and chess club teachers.

THIS NEW EDITION FEATURES THE LATEST RULES GOVERNING...
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Knights Templar
A Secret History
Written by Graeme Davis
Illustrated by Darren Tan


Format: eBook, 80 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $13.95

History, legend and conspiracy meet in the tales of the Knights Templar. Warriors, bankers, magicians and heretics, they were officially disbanded in 1314, but they continue to influence the world to the present day. Within these pages, readers will discover not only the warrior monks of the Crusades, but also the... Read more >
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Drawing Basics and Video Game Art
Drawing Basics and Video Game Art
Written by Chris Solarski
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780823098484
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Drawing Basics and Video Game Art
Classic to Cutting-Edge Art Techniques for Winning Video Game Design
Written by Chris Solarski


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: September 18, 2012
Price: $15.99

"This book supports my own 30-year crusade to demonstrate that games are an art form that undeniably rivals traditional arts. It gives detailed explanations of game art techniques and their importance, while also highlighting their dependence on artistic aspects of game design and programming.”
 
— John Romero, co-founder of id Software and... Read more >
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