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Elsa Schiaparelli
A Biography
Written by Meryle Secrest


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $15.99

Her name was Elsa Schiaparelli. She was known as the Queen of Fashion; a headline attraction in the international glitter-glamour show of the late twenties and thirties, feted in Rome (where she was born), Paris, New York, London, Moscow, Hollywood . . .

Her style was a social revolution through clothing—luxurious... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Experimental Geography
Radical Approaches to Landscape, Cartography, and Urbanism
Written by Nato Thompson
Contribution by Trevor Paglen and Jeffrey Kastner
Created by Independent Curators International


Format: eBook, 168 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $20.00

A photo of a secret CIA prison. A map designed to help visitors reach Malibu’s notoriously inaccessible public beaches. Guidebooks to factories, prisons, and power plants in upstate New York. An artificial reef fabricated from 500 tons of industrial waste. These are some of the more than one hundred projects represented... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The Fall

(Available October 7, 2014)
The Fall
Written by Diogo Mainardi, Translated by Margaret Jull Costa
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590517000
Our Price: $20.00
 Quantity: 1 
The Fall
A father's memoir in 424 steps
Written by Diogo Mainardi
Translated by Margaret Jull Costa


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $20.00

THE FALL is a memoir like no other. Its 424 short passages match the number of steps taken by Diogo Mainardi's son Tito as he walks, with great difficulty, alongside his father through the streets of Venice, the city where a medical mishap during Tito's birth left him with Cerebral Palsy... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
The Fall
A father's memoir in 424 steps
Written by Diogo Mainardi
Translated by Margaret Jull Costa


Format: eBook, 142 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $20.00

THE FALL is a memoir like no other. Its 424 short passages match the number of steps taken by Diogo Mainardi's son Tito as he walks, with great difficulty, alongside his father through the streets of Venice, the city where a medical mishap during Tito's birth left him with Cerebral Palsy... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Falling Sky

(Available October 7, 2014)
Falling Sky
Written by Rajan Khanna
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616149826
Our Price: $17.00
 Quantity: 1 
Falling Sky

Written by Rajan Khanna


Format: Trade Paperback, 255 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $17.00

Ben Gold lives in dangerous times. Two generations ago, a virulent disease turned the population of most of North America into little more than beasts called Ferals. Some of those who survived took to the air, scratching out a living on airships and dirigibles soaring over the dangerous ground. 

Ben has his... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Falling Sky

Written by Rajan Khanna


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $11.99

Ben Gold lives in dangerous times. Two generations ago, a virulent disease turned the population of most of North America into little more than beasts called Ferals. Some of those who survived took to the air, scratching out a living on airships and dirigibles soaring over the dangerous ground. 

Ben has his... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Fashion in the 1940s

Written by Jayne Shrimpton


Format: eBook, 72 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $7.95

This book reveals the impact of wartime on British fashion, how a spirit of utility, make-do and mend unleashed a whole new creativity among Britain's women starved of high fashion by rationing. Many of these home dressmakers copied the high-end looks. Women doing war work created new street fashion looks. It... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Fashion in the Time of William Shakespeare
1564-1616
Written by Sarah Downing


Format: eBook, 72 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $7.95

Garments and accessories are prominent in almost all of William Shakespeare's plays, from Hamlet and Othello to A Midsummer Night's Dream and Twelfth Night. The statement 'the apparel oft proclaims the man' was one that would have resonated with their audiences: the rise of England's merchant class had made issues of... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Final Catcall
A Magical Cats Mystery
Written by Sofie Kelly
Read by Cassandra Campbell


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $20.00

Small-town librarian Kathleen Paulson gets plenty of entertainment from her extraordinary cats, Owen and Hercules. But when a theater troupe stumbles into more tragedy than it bargained for, it’s up to Kathleen to play detective...
 
With her sort-of boyfriend Marcus calling it quits and her ex-boyfriend Andrew showing up out of the... Read more >
Foreign Gods, Inc.

(Available October 7, 2014)
Foreign Gods, Inc.
Written by Okey Ndibe
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616954581
Our Price: $16.00
 Quantity: 1 
Foreign Gods, Inc.

Written by Okey Ndibe


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $16.00

From a disciple of the late Chinua Achebe comes a masterful and universally acclaimed novel that is at once a taut, literary thriller and an indictment of greed’s power to subsume all things, including the sacred.

Foreign Gods, Inc., tells the story of Ike, a New York-based Nigerian cab driver who sets... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
The Glass Sentence

Written by S. E. Grove
Read by Cassandra Campbell


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $27.50

New York Times Bestseller
An Indiebound Bestseller
A Kids' Next Top Ten Book
A Summer/Fall 2014 Indies Introduce New Voices Selection A Junior Library Guild Selection
One of Publishers Weekly’s Best Summer Reads

“Not since Philip Pullman's The Golden Compass have I seen such an original and compelling world built inside a book.”—Megan Whalen Turner, New York Times best-selling author of A Conspiracy... Read more >
Handmade Gifts from the Kitchen
More than 100 Culinary Inspired Presents to Make and Bake
Written by Alison Walker


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $12.99

From homemade cookies to marshmallow hearts, flavored oils and spirits to panforte and spice kits, each of the more than 100 gift ideas has an easy-to-follow recipe along with inspirational ideas for presentation. Whether you're baking for a friend's birthday or bringing a thank-you gift, this book is your guide to... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Having a Mary Spirit DVD Study Pack

(Available October 7, 2014)
Having a Mary Spirit DVD Study Pack
Written by Joanna Weaver
Format: Package
ISBN: 9780307731616
Our Price: $39.99
 Quantity: 1 
Having a Mary Spirit DVD Study Pack
Allowing God to Change Us from the Inside Out
Written by Joanna Weaver


Format: Package, 160 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $39.99

Transformation. We want it. We know we need it. But how do we access the new life Jesus came to bring?

Now you can experience Having a Mary Spirit: Allowing God to Change Us from the Inside Out on your own or in your small group or church – with best-selling...

Read more >
Having a Mary Spirit Study Guide
Allowing God to Change Us from the Inside Out
Written by Joanna Weaver


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $9.99

Transformation. We want it. We know we need it. But how do we access the new life Jesus came to bring?

In her best-selling book, Having a Mary Spirit, Joanna Weaver explores the “Holy Makeover” God wants to give each one of us. Dealing with topics such as guarding our hearts...

Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Having a Mary Spirit Study Guide

(Available October 7, 2014)
Having a Mary Spirit Study Guide
Written by Joanna Weaver
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307731623
Our Price: $12.99
 Quantity: 1 
Having a Mary Spirit Study Guide
Allowing God to Change Us from the Inside Out
Written by Joanna Weaver


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $12.99

Transformation. We want it. We know we need it. But how do we access the new life Jesus came to bring?

In her best-selling book, Having a Mary Spirit, Joanna Weaver explores the “Holy Makeover” God wants to give each one of us. Dealing with topics such as guarding our hearts...

Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Hill Country Houses

(Available October 7, 2014)
Hill Country Houses
Written by Cyndy Severson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580933780
Our Price: $50.00
 Quantity: 1 
Hill Country Houses
Inspired Living in a Legendary Texas Landscape
Written by Cyndy Severson


Format: Hardcover, 224 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $50.00

Anchored by Austin and San Antonio, Texas Hill Country is celebrated for its frontier history and natural beauty. Architects and interior designers build contemporary houses using local materials and drawing on the area’s diverse heritage—Spanish Colonial missions and Mexican-style haciendas, French pioneers’ log cabins, German stonework, and the legacy of the... Read more >
How I Stopped Being a Jew

(Available October 7, 2014)
How I Stopped Being a Jew
Written by Shlomo Sand, Translated by David Fernbach
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781781686140
Our Price: $16.95
 Quantity: 1 
How I Stopped Being a Jew

Written by Shlomo Sand
Translated by David Fernbach


Format: Hardcover, 112 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $16.95

Shlomo Sand was born in 1946, in a displaced person’s camp in Austria, to Jewish parents; the family later migrated to Palestine. As a young man, Sand came to question his Jewish identity, even that of a “secular Jew.” With this meditative and thoughtful mixture of essay and personal recollection, he... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
How I Stopped Being a Jew

Written by Shlomo Sand
Translated by David Fernbach


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $16.95

Shlomo Sand was born in 1946, in a displaced person’s camp in Austria, to Jewish parents; the family later migrated to Palestine. As a young man, Sand came to question his Jewish identity, even that of a “secular Jew.” With this meditative and thoughtful mixture of essay and personal recollection, he... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
How to Kill a Unicorn

(Available October 7, 2014)
How to Kill a Unicorn
Written by Mark Payne
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780804138734
Our Price: $28.00
 Quantity: 1 
How to Kill a Unicorn
How the World's Hottest Innovation Factory Builds Bold Ideas That Make It to Market
Written by Mark Payne


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $28.00

A unique behind-the-scenes look at the groundbreaking methodology that today's most in-demand innovation factory uses to create some of the boldest products and successfully bring them to market.
 
Today, innovation is seen by business leaders and the media alike as the key to growth, a burning issue in every company... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
How to Kill a Unicorn
How the World's Hottest Innovation Factory Builds Bold Ideas That Make It to Market
Written by Mark Payne


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $14.99

A unique behind-the-scenes look at the groundbreaking methodology that today's most in-demand innovation factory uses to create some of the boldest products and successfully bring them to market.
 
Today, innovation is seen by business leaders and the media alike as the key to growth, a burning issue in every company... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Hunting Season

(Available October 7, 2014)
Hunting Season
Written by Mirta Ojito
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807061220
Our Price: $18.00
 Quantity: 1 
Hunting Season
Immigration and Murder in an All-American Town
Written by Mirta Ojito


Format: Trade Paperback, 264 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $18.00

2014 International Latino Awards Finalist

The true story of an immigrant's murder that turned a quaint village on the Long Island shore into ground zero in the war on immigration

 
In November 2008, Marcelo Lucero, a thirty-seven-year-old undocumented Ecuadorean immigrant, was attacked and murdered by a group of teenagers as he... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
I Stand Corrected

(Available October 7, 2014)
I Stand Corrected
Written by Eden Collinsworth
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385538695
Our Price: $26.95
 Quantity: 1 
I Stand Corrected
How Teaching Western Manners in China Became Its Own Unforgettable Lesson
Written by Eden Collinsworth


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $26.95

A fascinating fusion of memoir, manners, and cultural history from a successful businesswoman well versed in the unique challenges of working in contemporary China.

During the course of a career that has, quite literarily, moved her around the world, no country has fascinated Eden Collinsworth more than China, where she has borne... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
I Stand Corrected
How Teaching Western Manners in China Became Its Own Unforgettable Lesson
Written by Eden Collinsworth


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $13.99

A fascinating fusion of memoir, manners, and cultural history from a successful businesswoman well versed in the unique challenges of working in contemporary China.

During the course of a career that has, quite literarily, moved her around the world, no country has fascinated Eden Collinsworth more than China, where she has borne... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
The Idealist

(Available October 7, 2014)
The Idealist
Written by Nina Munk
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767929424
Our Price: $15.95
 Quantity: 1 
The Idealist
Jeffrey Sachs and the Quest to End Poverty
Written by Nina Munk


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $15.95

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY
BloombergForbesThe Spectator

Recipient of Foreign Policy's 2013 Albie Award


In 2006, Jeffrey Sachs—celebrated economist, special advisor to the Secretary General of the United Nations, and author of the influential bestseller The End of Poverty— launched the Millennium Villages Project... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audiobook download, eBook and a hardcover.
Back Around the Table: An "In the Kitchen with David" Cookbook from QVC's Resident Foodie

Written by David Venable
Foreword by Ree Drummond


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $13.99

With his first cookbook, In the Kitchen with David: QVC’s Resident Foodie Presents Comfort Foods That Take You Home, David Venable gave us the mouthwatering and memorable recipes that were passed down to him from his mother and grandmothers. Now, the beloved television host invites us back to the warmest room... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
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