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Don't Know Much About Anything
Don't Know Much About Anything
Written by Kenneth C. Davis, Read by Jeff Woodman, Introduction by Kenneth C. Davis
Format: Abridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780739342848
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Don't Know Much About Anything
Everything You Need to Know But Never Learned About People, Places, Events, And More!
Written by Kenneth C. Davis
Read by Jeff Woodman
Introduction by Kenneth C. Davis


Format: Abridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: July 31, 2007
Price: $14.00

Don't Know Much About Anything: Everything You Need to Know But Never Learned About Famous People, Exceptional Places, Historical Happenings, Holidays and Traditions, Everyday Objects, Remarkable Inventions, Space, Sports, Food, Entertainment and More! is a compendium of around 275 columns, sorted into the subject categories listed in the subtitle. Quizzes on... Read more >
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The Evil Empire
The Evil Empire
Written by Steven A. Grasse, Foreword by Peggy Rimbaud
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781594741739
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The Evil Empire

Written by Steven A. Grasse
Foreword by Peggy Rimbaud


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: March 1, 2007
Price: $15.95

In The Evil Empire, Steven A. Grasse exposes the secret history of England’s global misdeeds. He asks what few have dared to ask: Having spent the better half of the millennium
turning the world into their personal litter box, where do the English get off blaming everything on America?
 
After... Read more >
The Book of Lists
The Book of Lists
Written by David Wallechinsky, Amy D. Wallace, Ira Basen and Jane Farrow
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780770430092
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The Book of Lists
The Original Compendium of Curious Information
Written by David Wallechinsky, Amy D. Wallace, Ira Basen and Jane Farrow


Format: Paperback, 800 pages
On Sale: October 31, 2006
Price: $10.99

A new edition of the classic bestseller from the original authors, with additional material specifically prepared for Canadian readers by long-time This Morning CBC producer, Ira Basen, and Jane Farrow, the author of Wanted Words.

In 1977, a publishing sensation was born. The Book of Lists, the first and best compendium of... Read more >
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The Concise Guide to Sounding Smart at Parties
The Concise Guide to Sounding Smart at Parties
Written by David Matalon and Chris Woolsey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767922999
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The Concise Guide to Sounding Smart at Parties
An Irreverent Compendium of Must-Know Info from Sputnik to Smallpox and Marie Curie to Mao
Written by David Matalon and Chris Woolsey


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: October 10, 2006
Price: $19.00

Banish awkward silences, boring weather talk, or (worst of all) the embarrassing conversation gaff with this pithy, hilarious guide to effortless party banter.

We’ve all been there. You’re at a party, surrounded by the most important people in your life. You’re cool. You’re casual. You’re witty and urbane. Until suddenly, quite unexpectedly...

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The Concise Guide to Sounding Smart at Parties
The Concise Guide to Sounding Smart at Parties
Written by David Matalon and Chris Woolsey
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ISBN: 9780767926386
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The Concise Guide to Sounding Smart at Parties
An Irreverent Compendium of Must-Know Info from Sputnik to Smallpox and Marie Curie to Mao
Written by David Matalon and Chris Woolsey


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: October 10, 2006
Price: $13.99

Banish awkward silences, boring weather talk, or (worst of all) the embarrassing conversation gaff with this pithy, hilarious guide to effortless party banter.

We’ve all been there. You’re at a party, surrounded by the most important people in your life. You’re cool. You’re casual. You’re witty and urbane. Until suddenly, quite unexpectedly... Read more >
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Television Without Pity
Television Without Pity
Written by Tara Ariano and Sarah D. Bunting
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781594741173
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Television Without Pity

Written by Tara Ariano and Sarah D. Bunting


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: September 1, 2006
Price: $15.95

Shut Up, TV!
 
In Television Without Pity, the founders of the popular TV-recap Web site TelevisionWithoutPity.com pay snarky tribute to 752 of the shows, characters, actors, clichés, plot devices, memorable moments, and catchphrases that make watching TV such a guilty pleasure.
 
Topics include:
 
     •  America’s Next Top Model... Read more >
An Incomplete Education
An Incomplete Education
Written by Judy Jones and William Wilson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780345468901
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An Incomplete Education
3,684 Things You Should Have Learned but Probably Didn't
Written by Judy Jones and William Wilson


Format: Hardcover, 720 pages
On Sale: April 25, 2006
Price: $35.00

When it was originally published in 1987, An Incomplete Education became a surprise bestseller. Now this instant classic has been completely updated, outfitted with a whole new arsenal of indispensable knowledge on global affairs, popular culture, economic trends, scientific principles, and modern arts. Here’s your chance to brush up on all... Read more >
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10 Days That Unexpectedly Changed America
10 Days That Unexpectedly Changed America
Written by Steven M. Gillon
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307339348
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10 Days That Unexpectedly Changed America

Written by Steven M. Gillon


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: April 4, 2006
Price: $14.00

A companion book to The History Channel® special series of ten one-hour documentaries

10 Days That Unexpectedly Changed America pinpoints pivotal days that transformed our nation. For the series and the book, The History Channel challenged a panel of leading historians, including author Steven M. Gillon, to come up with some less... Read more >
The Executive's Almanac
The Executive's Almanac
Written by Milton Moskowitz
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781594741012
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The Executive's Almanac

Written by Milton Moskowitz


Format: Hardcover, 160 pages
On Sale: April 1, 2006
Price: $15.95

The Executive’s Almanac is an entertaining collection of facts and figures covering all aspects of business—from the assembly line to the bottom line; from the stock market to the supermarket.
 
A sample of what’s in store:
 
     •  The ratio of the salaries of the average worker to the average... Read more >
The Book of Lists, The Canadian Edition
The Book of Lists, The Canadian Edition
Written by David Wallechinsky, Amy D. Wallace, Ira Basen and Jane Farrow
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780676977202
Our Price: $22.00
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The Book of Lists, The Canadian Edition
The Original Compendium of Curious Information
Written by David Wallechinsky, Amy D. Wallace, Ira Basen and Jane Farrow


Format: Trade Paperback, 528 pages
On Sale: November 8, 2005
Price: $22.00

A new edition of the classic bestseller from the original authors, with additional material specifically prepared for Canadian readers by long-time This Morning CBC producer, Ira Basen, and Jane Farrow, the author of Wanted Words.

In 1977, a publishing sensation was born. The Book of Lists, the first and best compendium of... Read more >
Kiss and Tell
Kiss and Tell
Written by Kevin Dwyer
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781594740695
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Kiss and Tell

Written by Kevin Dwyer


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: November 1, 2005
Price: $14.95

What makes French kissing French? (p. 47)
 
Who invented Spin the Bottle? (p. 106)
 
Why have millions kissed the Blarney Stone? (p. 67)
 
This irreverent miscellany of kissing trivia draws upon history, science, and pop culture to explore countless fascinating questions: Why do people kiss, anyway? (p. 118)... Read more >
Contrary to Popular Belief
Contrary to Popular Belief
Written by Joey Green
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767919920
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Contrary to Popular Belief
More than 250 False Facts Revealed
Written by Joey Green


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: October 11, 2005
Price: $12.00

Isn’t it time you knew the honest-to-goodness truth? We’ve all come to believe hundreds of “false facts”—myths that we’ve blindly accepted as truth, misconceptions that we’ve ignorantly retold to others—Contrary to Popular Belief provides an instant remedy for your pounding head full of misinformation, giving you quick relief with enlightening and... Read more >
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The Big Book of Porn
The Big Book of Porn
Written by Seth Grahame-Smith
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781594740404
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The Big Book of Porn

Written by Seth Grahame-Smith


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2005
Price: $19.95

An XXX Rated Celebration of Adult Movies
 
According to film historians, the first motion picture was screened in December 1895. And the first dirty motion picture was screened just a few months later.
 
Adult movies are nearly as old as cinema itself. The Big Book of Porn celebrates this... Read more >
Hey! It's That Guy!
Hey! It's That Guy!
Written by Tara Ariano and Adam Sternbergh
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781594740428
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Hey! It's That Guy!

Written by Tara Ariano and Adam Sternbergh


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: September 1, 2005
Price: $14.95

Who is that guy?
 
You know the one: the actor who always shows up in movies as the rumpled police detective, or the stern but ineffectual high school principal, or the wiseguy mobster. What is that guy’s name? And where have you seen that woman before?
 
You’ll find them... Read more >
The Bathroom Companion
The Bathroom Companion
Written by James Buckley, Jr.
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781594740282
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The Bathroom Companion

Written by James Buckley, Jr.


Format: Hardcover, 144 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2005
Price: $12.95

It’s the most used room in the house—but how much do you know about it? Here’s the first book about the bathroom written exclusively for the bathroom! Set it on the back of the tank and learn something new on every visit—amazing facts and figures from history, science, pop-culture, and more... Read more >
The Encyclopedia of Guilty Pleasures
The Encyclopedia of Guilty Pleasures
Written by Sam Stall, Lou Harry and Julia Spalding
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781931686549
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The Encyclopedia of Guilty Pleasures

Written by Sam Stall, Lou Harry and Julia Spalding


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: September 1, 2004
Price: $14.95

What do Neil Diamond, Touched by an Angel, Pamela Anderson, The Boy in the Plastic Bubble, White castle hamburgers, Benny Hill, Thomas Kinkade, and the song “You Light Up My Life” have in common? They’re all guilty pleasures—and they’re all celebrated in this massive A-to-Z encyclopedia.
 
Authors Sam Stall, Lou... Read more >
Better Than Homemade
Better Than Homemade
Written by Carolyn Wyman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781931686426
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Better Than Homemade

Written by Carolyn Wyman


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: August 1, 2004
Price: $14.95

Americans pride themselves in their knack for innovation, and nowhere has America’s can-do attitude been more apparent than at the supermarket.
 
Need a cheese that is virtually indestructible? Want to find a way to stretch a pound of hamburger into a hearty main course for a family of five? Hard... Read more >
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