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Field Guide to Meat
How to Identify, Select, and Prepare Virtually Every Meat, Poultry, and Game Cut
Written by Aliza Green


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: April 28, 2015
Price: $15.95

At last, a field guide to identifying and selecting more than 200 different cuts and kinds of meat, from beef and poultry to game and cured meat!
 
An essential resource for every home cook or chef, Field Guide to Meat offers details on virtually every kind of meat available.
 
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Field Guide to Herbs and Spices
How to Identify, Select, and Use Virtually Every Seasoning on the Market
Written by Aliza Green


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: April 21, 2015
Price: $15.95

Field Guide to Herbs & Spices will forever change the way you cook. With this practical guide—including full-color photographs of more than 200 different herbs, spices, and spice mixtures—you’ll never again be intimidated or confused by the vast array of spices available. 
 
Learn to discern the differences between the varieties of basil, the... Read more >
How to Tie a Tie

(Available April 21, 2015)
How to Tie a Tie
Written by Potter Style
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780804186384
Our Price: $12.95
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How to Tie a Tie
A Gentleman's Guide to Getting Dressed
Written by Potter Style


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: April 21, 2015
Price: $12.95

"A well-tied tie is the first serious step in life,"  quipped Oscar Wilde, a fashion genius who could knot an ascot as well as he could turn a phrase. For the rest of us, there's How to Tie a Tie. Whether you have always wanted to master a classic Windsor knot or... Read more >
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How to Tie a Tie
A Gentleman's Guide to Getting Dressed
Written by Potter Style


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: April 21, 2015
Price: $9.99

"A well-tied tie is the first serious step in life,"  quipped Oscar Wilde, a fashion genius who could knot an ascot as well as he could turn a phrase. For the rest of us, there's How to Tie a Tie. Whether you have always wanted to master a classic Windsor knot... Read more >
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Field Guide to Dreams
How to Identify and Interpret the Symbols in Your Dreams
Written by Kelly Regan


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: April 14, 2015
Price: $15.95

At last, a field guide to identifying and interpreting dream symbols, from falling to flying!
 
Dreams can be mysterious, exhilarating, and terrifying—but they don’t have to be confusing. With Field Guide to Dreams, you’ll unravel the hidden meanings behind these mysterious subconscious messages. For example, you may find yourself naked in front of your... Read more >
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Field Guide to Seafood
How to Identify, Select, and Prepare Virtually Every Fish and Shellfish at the M
Written by Aliza Green


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: April 7, 2015
Price: $15.95

At last, a field guide to identifying and selecting seafood from around the world, including barramundi, lobsterette, wahoo, and more!
 
With the daunting array of fish and shellfish available in today’s market, Field Guide to Seafood is a must-have for every seafood consumer!
 
This helpful guide offers a comprehensive look at seafood, covering more than... Read more >
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Field Guide to Knitting
How to Identify, Select, and Work Virtually Every Stitch
Written by Jackie Pawlowski


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: March 31, 2015
Price: $15.95

At last, a field guide to identifying and working more than 200 knitting stitches, from stockinette to Orenburg lace!
 
There are so many intriguing ways to knit yarn that it’s often tough to pick the right stitch. Help is on the way with Field Guide to Knitting, the stitch dictionary that belongs in... Read more >
Field Guide to Cocktails
How to Identify and Prepare Virtually Every Mixed Drink at the Bar
Written by Rob Chirico


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: March 24, 2015
Price: $15.95

Finally, a field guide to preparing and identifying virtually every drink at the bar, from the Añejo Highball to the Caipirinha, from the Singapore Sling to the Zombie!
 
Field Guide to Cocktails is not an ordinary bartender’s guide. Here are more than 200 recipes for the world’s best libations, with tried-and-true classics like... Read more >
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Field Guide to Luck
How to Use and Interpret Charms, Signs, and Superstitions
Written by Alys R. Yablon


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: February 24, 2015
Price: $15.95

Take Control of Your Destiny!
 
From the good luck provided by shamrocks, rabbits’s feet, and horseshoes to the misfortune caused by broken mirrors, black cats, and umbrellas opened indoors, our lives are filled with signs and superstitions that guide our destiny and influence our fate.
 
Fortunately, Field Guide... Read more >
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Your Big Fat Boyfriend
How to Stay Thin When Dating a Diet Disaster
Written by Jenna Bergen


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: February 17, 2015
Price: $14.95

Warning:  Your Boyfriend Is Making You Fat
 
So you’ve found Mr. Right (or maybe just Mr. Right Now). Unfortunately, you’ve also found that Mr. Right carries some baggage: his disastrous eating habits. What’s worse is that his terrible diet is affecting your waistline! Studies show that women in relationships often... Read more >
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Field Guide to Cookies
How to Identify and Bake Virtually Every Cookie Imaginable
Written by Anita Chu
Contribution by Caroline Romanski


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: February 3, 2015
Price: $15.95

At last, a field guide to baking and identifying virtually every cookie imaginable, from Snickerdoodles to Pfeffernusse!
 
Field Guide to Cookies is the definitive guide to cookies from around the world, with more than 100 recipes and variations on such tried-and-true classics as gingersnaps, whoopie pies, and pinwheels as well... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
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: $3.99

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
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 >
Also available as a trade paperback.
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
Our Price: $0.99
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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

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 highlights local... 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
Our Price: $12.95
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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
Our Price: $9.95
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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
Our Price: $16.00
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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 >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The Geek's Guide to Dating
The Geek's Guide to Dating
Written by Eric Smith
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781594746437
Our Price: $14.95
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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 >
Also available as a hardcover.
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