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Quotes Every Man Should Know
Quotes Every Man Should Know
Written by Nick Mamatas
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781594746369
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Quotes Every Man Should Know

Written by Nick Mamatas


Format: Hardcover, 144 pages
On Sale: August 13, 2013
Price: $9.95

Filled with the wit of Winston Churchill, the insight of Aristotle, and the genius of George Carlin, this pocket-size companion is a thinking man's arsenal of quotes, quips, and comebacks. Quotes Every Man Should Know offers in-depth investigations into "who said what," counterquotes for common clichés, and tips for citing sayings without... Read more >
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National Geographic Tales of the Weird
National Geographic Tales of the Weird
Edited by David Braun
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426209659
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National Geographic Tales of the Weird
Unbelievable True Stories
Edited by David Braun


Format: Trade Paperback, 544 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2012
Price: $18.95

When a farmer in Spain captured a two-headed snake in 2002, scientists wanted to study it. When National Geographic Daily News published a story about the discovery, people wanted to read all about it. More than a million people clicked on the site and kept coming back for more unbelievably true... Read more >
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The Philosopher's Handbook
The Philosopher's Handbook
Edited by Stanley Rosen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375720116
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The Philosopher's Handbook
Essential Readings from Plato to Kant
Edited by Stanley Rosen


Format: Trade Paperback, 656 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2003
Price: $17.00

An ideal introduction for the casual reader and a beneficial reference for the student, The Philosopher's Handbook features the writings of some of the world's most influential philosophers. Based on the premise that all human beings are curious about their existence, Rosen's collection brings together primary excerpts from the works of... Read more >
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4,000 Questions for Getting to Know Anyone and Everyone
4,000 Questions for Getting to Know Anyone and Everyone
Written by Barbara Ann Kipfer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375720819
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4,000 Questions for Getting to Know Anyone and Everyone

Written by Barbara Ann Kipfer


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: August 10, 2004
Price: $14.99

4,000 ways to achieve instant intimacy

What, more than anything, makes you angry?
Who were your childhood idols?
What kind of leader are you most inclined to follow?

What has happened to the art of conversation? In the age of Internet chat rooms, speed dating, and frantic text messaging, have we forgotten how to meaningfully... Read more >
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It Was the Best of Sentences, It Was the Worst of Sentences
It Was the Best of Sentences, It Was the Worst of Sentences
Written by June Casagrande
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781580087407
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It Was the Best of Sentences, It Was the Worst of Sentences
A Writer's Guide to Crafting Killer Sentences
Written by June Casagrande


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: July 27, 2010
Price: $14.00

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 begin.
 
In this wickedly humorous manual, language columnist June Casagrande uses grammar and syntax to show exactly what makes... Read more >
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Good Prose
Good Prose
Written by Tracy Kidder and Richard Todd
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812982152
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Good Prose
The Art of Nonfiction
Written by Tracy Kidder and Richard Todd


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: August 27, 2013
Price: $16.00

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY KIRKUS REVIEWS

Good Prose is an inspiring book about writing—about the creation of good prose—and the record of a warm and productive literary friendship. The story begins in 1973, in the offices of The Atlantic Monthly, in Boston, where a young freelance... Read more >
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Brazil - Culture Smart!
Brazil - Culture Smart!
Written by Sandra Branco and Rob Williams
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781857336894
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Brazil - Culture Smart!
The Essential Guide to Customs & Culture
Written by Sandra Branco and Rob Williams


Format: Trade Paperback, 168 pages
On Sale: April 15, 2014
Price: $9.95

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A Curious Man
A Curious Man
Written by Neal Thompson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780770436216
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A Curious Man
The Strange and Brilliant Life of Robert "Believe It or Not!" Ripley
Written by Neal Thompson


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: May 7, 2013
Price: $11.99

A Curious Man is the marvelously compelling biography of Robert “Believe It or Not” Ripley, the enigmatic cartoonist turned globetrotting millionaire who won international fame by celebrating the world's strangest oddities, and whose outrageous showmanship taught us to believe in the unbelievable.

As portrayed by acclaimed biographer Neal Thompson, Ripley’s life is...

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21st Century Spanish-English English-Spanish Dictionary
21st Century Spanish-English English-Spanish Dictionary
Written by Princeton Lang Inst
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780440220879
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21st Century Spanish-English English-Spanish Dictionary

Written by Princeton Lang Inst


Format: Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: August 1, 1996
Price: $5.99

The 21st Century Spanish-English/English-Spanish Dictionary is an invaluable reference source for today's students, business people and travelers, providing essential information in an easy-to-use format. It is one of four books in the new 21st Century line of foreign dictionaries, which also includes:

Italian-English/English-Italian

German-English/English-German

French-English/English-French


The dual format of these dictionaries eliminates the need to... Read more >
The Geek's Guide to Dating
The Geek's Guide to Dating
Written by Eric Smith
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781594746437
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The Geek's Guide to Dating

Written by Eric Smith


Format: Hardcover, 208 pages
On Sale: December 3, 2013
Price: $14.95

You keep your action figures in their original packaging. Your closets are full of officially licensed Star Wars merchandise. You’re hooked on Elder Scrolls and Metal Gear but now you’ve discovered an even bigger obsession: the new girl who just moved in down the hall.

What’s a geek to do? Take some... Read more >
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