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The Little Guide to Vintage Shopping
Insider Tips, Helpful Hints, Hip Shops
Written by Melody Fortier


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: December 23, 2014
Price: $18.95

A Modern Guide to Vintage
 
Vintage clothing offers couture quality at a fraction of the price. But how can you spot a Dior original in a rack stuffed with Little Black Dresses? Vintage-clothing dealer Melody Fortier demystifies the entire process so you’ll know just what to look for, what to... Read more >
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The Wedding A to Z

(Available December 23, 2014)
The Wedding A to Z
Written by Linda Hampshire and Karima El-Hakkaoui
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780770435080
Our Price: $16.99
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The Wedding A to Z
Everything You Need to Know ... and Stuff You Never Thought to Ask
Written by Linda Hampshire and Karima El-Hakkaoui


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: December 23, 2014
Price: $16.99

Answers to every one of your burning bridal and wedding planning questions, from the experts who have seen it all

Does anyone really care about favors? Will the sky fall in if you ask for cash? How far in advance should you start a healthy skin regime (or Botox, if you're tempted)? How... Read more >
Field Guide to Candy
How to Identify and Make Virtually Every Candy Imaginable
Written by Anita Chu
Photographed by Tucker + Hosler


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: December 16, 2014
Price: $15.95

At last, a field guide to making and identifying virtually every candy imaginable, from peanut-butter cups to mint meltaways!
 
Field Guide to Candy is the definitive guide to candies from around the world, with more than 100 recipes and variations on such tried-and-true classics as caramel apples, rocky road, and... Read more >
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How to Live with a Huge Penis
Advice, Meditations, and Wisdom for Men Who Have Too Much
Written by Richard Jacob and Rev. Owen Thomas


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $12.95

Is Bigger Really Better?
 
Here at last is the first self-help book for men with Oversized Male Genitalia (OMG), a genetic birth defect that grows the penis to absurd proportions. Every year, thousands of men are diagnosed with OMG. Sadly, most are banished to the fringes of society, victims of... Read more >
Stuff Every Geek Should Know

Compiled by Quirk Books


Format: eBook, 50 pages
On Sale: June 10, 2014
Price: $0.00

Packed with tips, articles, and how-tos on everything from performing Jedi mind tricks to creating your own cosplay gear to wooing the geek of your dreams, Stuff Every Geek Should Know is an indispensable guide to life, the universe, and everything geeky. Featuring content from Quirk's nerdiest titles plus all-new, never-before-seen good stuff...

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Provence in Ten Easy Lessons
Provence in Ten Easy Lessons
Written by Peter Mayle
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804172202
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Provence in Ten Easy Lessons

Written by Peter Mayle


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2014
Price: $0.99

An eBook short.

No one knows Provence like beloved author Peter Mayle, and in this delightful collection—adapted from Provence A-Z: A Francophile’s Essential Handbook—he distills his decades of living in France into ten essential lessons for visitors. Abandoning the well-trodden “best of” routes that can be found in any tourist guide, Mayle... Read more >
National Geographic Pocket Guide to Rocks and Minerals of North America
National Geographic Pocket Guide to Rocks and Minerals of North America
Written by Sarah Garlick
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426212826
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National Geographic Pocket Guide to Rocks and Minerals of North America

Written by Sarah Garlick


Format: Trade Paperback, 184 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2014
Price: $12.95

This basic beginner's field guide to North American geology helps anyone identify common rocks, minerals, gems, fossils, and land formations. In a logical, user-friendly, highly visual format, this new title--one of an expanding collection of National Geographic pocket guides--offers key facts about dozens of rocks and minerals, how to hunt and... Read more >
Stuff Every College Student Should Know
Stuff Every College Student Should Know
Written by Blair Thornburgh
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781594747106
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Stuff Every College Student Should Know

Written by Blair Thornburgh


Format: Hardcover, 144 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $9.95

From the best-selling series of how-to guides comes Stuff Every College Student Should Know, the ultimate reference for every part of campus life. Packed with tips, tricks, and handy lists, the book gives college kids the lowdown on everything from pulling all-nighters to navigating dorm room drama to actually doing their... Read more >
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Stuff Every College Student Should Know

Written by Blair Thornburgh


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: March 25, 2014
Price: $9.95

From the best-selling series of how-to guides comes Stuff Every College Student Should Know, the ultimate reference for every part of campus life. Packed with tips, tricks, and handy lists, the book gives college kids the lowdown on everything from pulling all-nighters to navigating dorm room drama to actually doing their... Read more >
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Colorstrology
Colorstrology
Written by Michele Bernhardt
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781594746918
Our Price: $19.95
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Colorstrology
What Your Birthday Color Says about You
Written by Michele Bernhardt


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: March 11, 2014
Price: $19.95

The bright and insightful guide to birthday colors is back with an all-new cover inspired by the iconic Pantone color system. Discover every vibrant aspect of your personality with Colorstrology, a fascinating blend of astrology, numerology, and color theory that offers exciting new insights about our lives and relationships. Written by... Read more >
The Broke-Ass Bride's Wedding Guide
The Broke-Ass Bride's Wedding Guide
Written by Dana LaRue, Illustrated by Astrid Mueller
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385345101
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The Broke-Ass Bride's Wedding Guide

Written by Dana LaRue
Illustrated by Astrid Mueller


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: December 17, 2013
Price: $16.00

For budget brides, including fans of TheBrokeAssBride.com, this is a definitive guide to saving money and making every dollar count during wedding planning, from the engagement party to the big day, without sacrificing style or personality.

Brides-to-be, do you dream of rocking a wedding full of personality, pizzazz, and style, without compromising... Read more >
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The Broke-Ass Bride's Wedding Guide
The Broke-Ass Bride's Wedding Guide
Written by Dana LaRue, Illustrated by Astrid Mueller
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385345118
Our Price: $9.99
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The Broke-Ass Bride's Wedding Guide

Written by Dana LaRue
Illustrated by Astrid Mueller


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: December 17, 2013
Price: $9.99

For budget brides, including fans of TheBrokeAssBride.com, this is a definitive guide to saving money and making every dollar count during wedding planning, from the engagement party to the big day, without sacrificing style or personality.

Brides-to-be, do you dream of rocking a wedding full of personality, pizzazz, and style, without compromising... Read more >
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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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The Geek's Guide to Dating

Written by Eric Smith


Format: eBook, 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 licensedStar 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 tips from The Geek’s Guide to Dating. This... Read more >
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Little Old Lady Recipes
Comfort Food and Kitchen Table Wisdom
Written by Meg Favreau
Photographed by Michael E. Reali


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: November 26, 2013
Price: $14.95

Celebrity chefs? Immersion blenders? Who needs ’em?!?

Little Old Lady Recipes honors the extraordinary women who create potluck dinners, church socials, and the best desserts you’ve ever tasted. Every page features their simple, no-frills recipes for pot roast, meat loaf, dumplings, corn bread, fried chicken, bundt cake, and other old-time favorites—along... Read more >
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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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Quotes Every Man Should Know

Written by Nick Mamatas


Format: eBook, 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 sounding...

Read more >
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The Piercing Bible Guide to Aftercare and Troubleshooting
The Piercing Bible Guide to Aftercare and Troubleshooting
Written by Elayne Angel
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781607745853
Our Price: $2.99
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The Piercing Bible Guide to Aftercare and Troubleshooting
How to Properly Care for Healing and Infected Ear, Facial, and Body Piercings
Written by Elayne Angel


Format: eBook, 36 pages
On Sale: July 9, 2013
Price: $2.99

In this compilation of chapters on healing and troubleshooting from The Piercing Bible, piercing expert Elayne Angel distills her best advice on caring for new piercings, from cleaning and hygiene to avoiding trauma and infection. It includes healing tips for every type of piercing:

· Earlobe
· Cartilage
· Nose
·... Read more >
The American Bar Association Legal Guide for Military Families
The American Bar Association Legal Guide for Military Families
Written by American Bar Association
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375723971
Our Price: $11.99
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The American Bar Association Legal Guide for Military Families
Everything You Need to Know about Family Law, Estate Planning, and the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act
Written by American Bar Association


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 28, 2013
Price: $11.99

The one and only legal guide for servicemembers and their families.

The American Bar Association Legal Guide for Military Families
is the complete resource for servicemembers, veterans, and their families. This guide will help all servicemembers clarify their legal issues, understand the options, and locate assistance. Topics are presented in an easy-to-read format... Read more >
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The American Bar Association Legal Guide for Military Families
The American Bar Association Legal Guide for Military Families
Written by American Bar Association
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375723841
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The American Bar Association Legal Guide for Military Families
Everything You Need to Know about Family Law, Estate Planning, and the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act
Written by American Bar Association


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: May 28, 2013
Price: $14.99

The one and only legal guide for servicemembers and their families.

The American Bar Association Legal Guide for Military Families
is the complete resource for servicemembers, veterans, and their families. This guide will help all servicemembers clarify their legal issues, understand the options, and locate assistance. Topics are presented in an easy-to-read format... Read more >
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Ever Wonder Why?
Ever Wonder Why?
Written by Douglas B. Smith
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307834171
Our Price: $6.99
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Ever Wonder Why?

Written by Douglas B. Smith


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: April 24, 2013
Price: $6.99

Everyone knows that...donuts have holes...we clink glasses before saying a toast...golfers yell "fore!" before teeing off...we nod our heads yes and shake our heads no...But how many of us know why? You'll learn the answers and a whole lot more in this fun and fact-filled almanac. And all you have to... Read more >
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Jokes Every Woman Should Know
Jokes Every Woman Should Know
Written by Jennifer Worick
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781594746185
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Jokes Every Woman Should Know

Written by Jennifer Worick


Format: Hardcover, 144 pages
On Sale: March 26, 2013
Price: $9.95

This pocket-sized volume contains dozens of hilarious jokes, including The One about the Sneezing Virgin, The One about the Blind Man in the Nudist Colony, The One about the Tequila Diet, The One about the Buddhist in the Pizza Parlor, plus the ten worst pick-up lines, tips for delivering jokes, quotations... Read more >
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Jokes Every Woman Should Know

Written by Jennifer Worick


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 26, 2013
Price: $9.95

This pocket-sized volume contains dozens of hilarious jokes, including The One about the Sneezing Virgin, The One about the Blind Man in the Nudist Colony, The One about the Tequila Diet, The One about the Buddhist in the Pizza Parlor, plus the ten worst pick-up lines, tips for delivering jokes, quotations... Read more >
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Doomsday Preppers Complete Survival Manual
Doomsday Preppers Complete Survival Manual
Written by Michael Sweeney
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426211225
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Doomsday Preppers Complete Survival Manual
Expert Tips for Surviving Calamity, Catastrophe, and the End of the World
Written by Michael Sweeney


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: October 30, 2012
Price: $19.95

This custom companion to the blockbuster National Geographic Channel series Doomsday Preppers is filled with how-to illustrations, "Prepper Profiles" of people in the show, and survival tips from preppers themselves. Handy and comprehensive, the manual offers valuable life-saving information to help prepare for the most devastating calamities. Episodes of this highly original show, which debuted in... Read more >
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Doomsday Preppers Complete Survival Manual
Expert Tips for Surviving Calamity, Catastrophe, and the End of the World
Written by Michael Sweeney


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: October 30, 2012
Price: $19.95

This custom companion to the blockbuster National Geographic Channel series Doomsday Preppersis filled with how-to illustrations, "Prepper Profiles" of people in the show, and survival tips from preppers themselves. Handy and comprehensive, the manual offers valuable life-saving information to help prepare for the most devastating calamities. Episodes of this highly original show, which debuted in February 2012... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
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