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The Newlywed's Instruction Manual
Essential Information, Troubleshooting Tips, and Advice for the First Year of Marriage
Written by Caroline Tiger
Illustrated by Paul Kepple and Scotty Reifsnyder


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $16.95

At last! A guide to that crucial first year of marriage!
 
You’ve exchanged your vows, cut the cake, and danced your first dance. Now what? The wedding may be over but the marriage has just begun. You’re in the honeymoon period now, but when reality sets in you’ll likely be... Read more >
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Backyard Farming: Raising Goats
Backyard Farming: Raising Goats
Written by Kim Pezza
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781578264735
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Backyard Farming: Raising Goats
For Dairy and Meat
Written by Kim Pezza


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: November 26, 2013
Price: $5.95

Backyard Farming: Raising Goats is the ideal resource for the new farmer just starting out, providing a comprehensive guide for preparing and caring for the addition of goats to your backyard farm!

Backyard Farming: Raising Goats is the perfect guide for beginners thinkingabout including goats to their sustainable homestead. Covering every topic... Read more >
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Backyard Farming: Raising Goats
For Dairy and Meat
Written by Kim Pezza


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: November 26, 2013
Price: $2.99

Backyard Farming: Raising Goats is the ideal resource for the new farmer just starting out, providing a comprehensive guide for preparing and caring for the addition of goats to your backyard farm!

Backyard Farming: Raising Goats is the perfect guide for beginners thinkingabout including goats to their sustainable homestead. Covering every topic... Read more >
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Creepy Cute Crochet
Zombies, Ninjas, Robots, and More!
Written by Christen Haden


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: September 24, 2013
Price: $14.95

Attack of the Cute!
 
Creepy Cute Crochet features more than 20 unique patterns for totally loveable zombies, ninjas, Vikings, vampires, aliens, robots, and even Death himself. Each easy-to-follow pattern is presented with step-by-step diagrams, hilarious commentary, and full-color photographs of the bloodcurdlingly sweet creatures in their natural environments. Creepy Cute... Read more >
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Yoga for Regular Guys
The Best Damn Workout on the Planet!
Written by Diamond Dallas Page
Contribution by Dr. Craig Aaron


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: June 11, 2013
Price: $9.99

Yoga: It’s Not Just For Women and Scrawny New-Age Girlie Men.
 
Diamond Dallas Page practices yoga daily—and he can kick your ass. Now the three-time World Championship wrestler is here to prove that yoga is for regular guys, too.
 
This illustrated fitness program delivers everything a guy could want... Read more >
American Bar Association Guide to Wills and Estates, Fourth Edition
American Bar Association Guide to Wills and Estates, Fourth Edition
Written by American Bar Association
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375723964
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American Bar Association Guide to Wills and Estates, Fourth Edition
An Interactive Guide to Preparing Your Wills, Estates, Trusts, and Taxes
Written by American Bar Association


Format: eBook
On Sale: March 26, 2013
Price: $12.99

The American Bar Association Guide to Wills & EstatesFourth Edition, is the user-friendly guide that contains everything you need to know about planning an estate and preparing a will. It is organized in easy-to-follow chapters with sidebars containing tips, checklists, and key information, encouraging you to begin the process quickly and... Read more >
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American Bar Association Guide to Wills and Estates, Fourth Edition
American Bar Association Guide to Wills and Estates, Fourth Edition
Written by American Bar Association
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375723858
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American Bar Association Guide to Wills and Estates, Fourth Edition
An Interactive Guide to Preparing Your Wills, Estates, Trusts, and Taxes
Written by American Bar Association


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: January 29, 2013
Price: $16.99

The American Bar Association Guide to Wills & EstatesFourth Edition, is the user-friendly guide that contains everything you need to know about planning an estate and preparing a will. It is organized in easy-to-follow chapters with sidebars containing tips, checklists, and key information, encouraging you to begin the process quickly and... Read more >
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The Canadian Writer's Market, 19th Edition
The Canadian Writer's Market, 19th Edition
Edited by Heidi Waechtler
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780771046230
Our Price: $11.99
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The Canadian Writer's Market, 19th Edition
The Essential Guide for Freelance Writers
Edited by Heidi Waechtler


Format: eBook, 464 pages
On Sale: January 29, 2013
Price: $11.99

The essential guide for freelance writers, now completely updated and revised.
     The Canadian Writer's Market is the authority on who publishes what and how best to bring your work to their attention. It offers practical advice on everything from manuscript preparation to copyright law, from information on pay rates to writers'... Read more >
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The Canadian Writer's Market, 19th Edition
The Canadian Writer's Market, 19th Edition
Edited by Heidi Waechtler
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780771045707
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The Canadian Writer's Market, 19th Edition
The Essential Guide for Freelance Writers
Edited by Heidi Waechtler


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: January 29, 2013
Price: $26.99

The essential guide for freelance writers, now completely updated and revised.
     The Canadian Writer's Market is the authority on who publishes what and how best to bring your work to their attention. It offers practical advice on everything from manuscript preparation to copyright law, from information on pay rates to writers'... Read more >
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The Baby Owner's Manual
Operating Instructions, Trouble-Shooting Tips, and Advice on First-Year Maintenance
Written by Louis Borgenicht M.D. and Joe Borgenicht


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 6, 2012
Price: $16.95

At Last! A Beginner's Guide to Newborn Baby Technology

You've programmed your DVR, you’ve installed a wireless Internet connection, you can even check Facebook on your cell phone. But none of this experience will prepare you for the world's biggest technological marvel: a newborn baby.
 
Through step-by-step instructions and helpful... Read more >
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The Baby Owner's Manual
The Baby Owner's Manual
Written by Louis Borgenicht M.D. and Joe Borgenicht
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781594745973
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The Baby Owner's Manual
Operating Instructions, Trouble-Shooting Tips, and Advice on First-Year Maintenance
Written by Louis Borgenicht M.D. and Joe Borgenicht


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: September 10, 2012
Price: $16.95

At Last! A Beginner's Guide to Newborn Baby Technology

You've programmed your DVR, you’ve installed a wireless Internet connection, you can even check Facebook on your cell phone. But none of this experience will prepare you for the world's biggest technological marvel: a newborn baby.
 
Through step-by-step instructions and helpful... Read more >
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The Canadian Writer's Market, 18th Edition
The Canadian Writer's Market, 18th Edition
Edited by Joanna Karaplis
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781551993690
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The Canadian Writer's Market, 18th Edition

Edited by Joanna Karaplis


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 31, 2012
Price: $18.99

The essential guide for freelance writers, now completely updated and revised.

The Canadian Writer's Market
is the authority on who publishes what and how best to bring your work to their attention. It offers practical advice on everything from manuscript preparation to copyright law, from information on pay rates to writers' workshops... Read more >
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On Method Acting
On Method Acting
Written by Edward Dwight
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307823779
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On Method Acting

Written by Edward Dwight


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: July 11, 2012
Price: $7.99

Practiced by such actors of stature as Marlon Brando, Robert De Niro, Julie Harris, Dustin Hoffman, and Ellen Burstyn (not to mention the late James Dean) the Method offers a practical application of the renowned Stanislavsky technique.

On Method Acting demystifies the "mysteries" of Method acting -- breaking down the various steps... Read more >
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How to Con Your Kid
How to Con Your Kid
Written by David Borgenicht and James Grace
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781594745751
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How to Con Your Kid
Simple Scams for Mealtime, Bedtime, Bathtime--Anytime!
Written by David Borgenicht and James Grace


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: March 27, 2012
Price: $14.95

The Book Your Children Don’t Want You to Read
 
This revised and updated edition of How to Con Your Kid is the most useful (and sneakiest) parenting manual you’ll ever purchase. Here are hundreds of tips, techniques, and simple scams for getting your child to do exactly what you want—at mealtime... Read more >
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Tank Spotter's Guide

Written by Museum, The


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: December 20, 2011
Price: $4.95

Invented during World War I to break the grim deadlock of the Western Front trenches, tanks have gone on to revolutionise warfare. From the lightning Blitzkrieg assaults of World War II to the great battles in the Middle Eastern desert and the largest ever tank battles on the Eastern Front, tanks... Read more >
The Action Hero's Handbook
How to Catch a Great White Shark, Perform the Vulcan Nerve Pinch, and Dozens of Other TV and Movie Skills
Written by David Borgenicht and Joe Borgenicht


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 13, 2011
Price: $14.95

The Ultimate Guide to Keeping Up with the Indiana Joneses
 
For everyone who’s ever wanted to be as smooth as James Bond, as clever as Captain Kirk, or as tough as Charlie’s Angels, The Action Hero’s Handbook is the ultimate guide to the essential skills every action hero needs to... Read more >
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The Action Heroine's Handbook
How to Win a Catfight, Drink Someone Under the Table, Choke a Man with Your Bare Thighs, and Dozens of Other TV
Written by Jennifer Worick and Joe Borgenicht


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 13, 2011
Price: $14.95

Get Some Action!
 
For every woman who wants to be as tough as Lara Croft, as nimble as the Bionic Woman, and as babe-a-licious as Charlie’s Angels, The Action Heroine’s Handbook shows you the essential skills you’ll need to conquer the bad guys and save the day without breaking a... Read more >
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TANK SPOTTER'S GUIDE
TANK SPOTTER'S GUIDE
Written by The Tank Museum
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781849082228
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TANK SPOTTER'S GUIDE

Written by The Tank Museum


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: May 24, 2011
Price: $9.95

Invented during World War I to break the grim deadlock of the Western Front trenches, tanks went on to revolutionize warfare. From the lightning Blitzkrieg assaults of World War II, to the great battles in the Middle Eastern desert, tanks have become one of the key components of the 'combined arms'... Read more >
How to Con Your Kid

Written by David Borgenicht and James Grace


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 18, 2011
Price: $14.95

The Book Your Children Don’t Want You to Read
 
This revised and updated edition of How to Con Your Kid is the most useful (and sneakiest) parenting manual you’ll ever purchase. Here are hundreds of tips, techniques, and simple scams for getting your child to do exactly what you want—at... Read more >
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Everything That Follows Is Based on Recent, Real-Life Experience That Has Been Proven to Work
Everything That Follows Is Based on Recent, Real-Life Experience That Has Been Proven to Work
Written by James Shepherd-Barron
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307886323
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Everything That Follows Is Based on Recent, Real-Life Experience That Has Been Proven to Work
Professional Survival Solutions
Written by James Shepherd-Barron


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: May 3, 2011
Price: $12.99

"In the course of my work I have built an airstrip in Burundi, helped deliver a baby to a Rwandan refugee on a Congolese roadside, navigated to safety when lost in the deserts of Chad, taken cover from ricocheting bullets in Baghdad and negotiated with rebel warlords in Darfur. I hope... Read more >
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Everything That Follows Is Based on Recent, Real-Life Experience That Has Been Proven to Work
Everything That Follows Is Based on Recent, Real-Life Experience That Has Been Proven to Work
Written by James Shepherd-Barron
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307886330
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Everything That Follows Is Based on Recent, Real-Life Experience That Has Been Proven to Work
Professional Survival Solutions
Written by James Shepherd-Barron


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 3, 2011
Price: $9.99

"In the course of my work I have built an airstrip in Burundi, helped deliver a baby to a Rwandan refugee on a Congolese roadside, navigated to safety when lost in the deserts of Chad, taken cover from ricocheting bullets in Baghdad and negotiated with rebel warlords in Darfur. I hope... Read more >
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Bourinot's Rules of Order
Bourinot's Rules of Order
Written by Geoffrey Stanford
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781551995274
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Bourinot's Rules of Order
A Manual on the Practices and Usages of the House of Commons of Canada and on the Procedure at Public Assemblies, Including Meetings of Shareholders
Written by Geoffrey Stanford


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 14, 2011
Price: $9.99

Nervous about chairing a meeting? Puzzled by the lingo of quorums and motions and adjournments? Wondering how to prevent someone from monopolizing the discussion?
 
Bourinot’s Rules of Order is the definitive guide to conducting meetings, large and small, formal and relaxed. Based on the procedures of the House of Commons in Ottawa... Read more >
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Random House Guide to Good Writing
Random House Guide to Good Writing
Written by Mitchell Ivers
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307775207
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Random House Guide to Good Writing

Written by Mitchell Ivers


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 15, 2010
Price: $7.99

Clear, concise, effective, THE RANDOM HOUSE GUIDE TO GOOD WRITING is for anyone who wishes to communicate well in writing. Mitchell Ivers shows us how to master the medium and the message with an array of features: Precise guidelines on word usage, grammar, and punctuation--and how to decide with "rules" you... Read more >
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The Grandparents Handbook

Written by Elizabeth Laban
Contribution by Nana Barbara Trostler and Grandpa Myron Laban


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 1, 2010
Price: $16.95

Dozens of Activities for Grandparents and Grandchildren, Including:
 
     •  Scavenger Hunts
     •  Fruit Cobblers
     •  Bath-Time Fun
     •  Indoor Camping
     •  Backyard Olympics
     •  Yard Sales
     •  Books
     •  Creating a Family Newspaper
     •  Ice Cream
     •  Cakes
     • ... Read more >
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Wine Secrets

Written by Marnie Old


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 1, 2010
Price: $19.95

Inside Tips from Top Wine Experts
 
Michael Mondavi, Jacques Pépin, Gina Gallo, and Kevin Zraly are just four of the contributors to Wine Secrets—a compilation of tips and tricks from today’s top wine experts, with advice on everything from buying and tasting to cooking and pairing. Readers will discover:
 
... Read more >
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