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The Scorched Earth

(Available August 19, 2014)
The Scorched Earth
Written by Drew Karpyshyn
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345549365
Our Price: $15.00
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The Scorched Earth

Written by Drew Karpyshyn


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $15.00

New York Times bestselling author Drew Karpyshyn has long thrilled readers with his kinetic, fast-paced storytelling style. Now he returns with The Scorched Earth, the second novel in his acclaimed series about four young people who will either save the world or bring about its destruction.
 
The Children of Fire—four... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
The Scorched Earth

Written by Drew Karpyshyn


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $9.99

New York Times bestselling author Drew Karpyshyn has long thrilled readers with his kinetic, fast-paced storytelling style. Now he returns with The Scorched Earth, the second novel in his acclaimed series about four young people who will either save the world or bring about its destruction.
 
The Children of Fire—four... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Skyman Volume 1: The Right Stuff

(Available August 19, 2014)
Skyman Volume 1: The Right Stuff
Written by Joshua Hale Fialkov, Illustrated by Manuel Garcia, Javier Bergantino Menor, Freddie Williams II and Dan Scott
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616554392
Our Price: $14.99
 Quantity: 1 
Skyman Volume 1: The Right Stuff

Written by Joshua Hale Fialkov
Illustrated by Manuel Garcia, Javier Bergantino Menor, Freddie Williams II and Dan Scott


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $14.99

After an embarrassing defeat at the hands of Captain Midnight, a drunken Skyman accidentally kills an innocent man! Turns out he's not only an overly patriotic zealot; he's also a dangerous PR nightmare. Needing a new face for their initiative ASAP, the Skyman Program turns to US Air Force Sgt. Eric... Read more >
Smugglers and Smuggling

(Available August 19, 2014)
Smugglers and Smuggling
Written by Trevor May
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747812074
Our Price: $12.95
 Quantity: 1 
Smugglers and Smuggling
in Britain, 1700-1850
Written by Trevor May


Format: Trade Paperback
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $12.95

Smuggling was rife in Britain between the seventeenth century and the mid-nineteenth century, and smugglers have come to be highly romanticized as cheeky rogues, cunningly evading heavy taxes imposed by an overbearing government. In reality, many smugglers were prepared to use excessive force as often as they used cunning, and the... Read more >
Soldiers' Songs and Slang of the Great War

Written by Martin Pegler


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $9.99

Have you ever "gotten dirty at the crossroads" in a "knocking shop"? Or been in a "bun-fight"? Can you sing "I Wonder Who's Kissing Her Now?", "Bicycle Built for Two" or "Danny Boy"? Soldiers' Songs and Slang of the Great War explains the meaning and origins of the language and songs... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The Spectre of Alexander Wolf

(Available August 19, 2014)
The Spectre of Alexander Wolf
Written by Gaito Gazdanov, Translated by Bryan Karetnyk
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782270720
Our Price: $13.95
 Quantity: 1 
The Spectre of Alexander Wolf

Written by Gaito Gazdanov
Translated by Bryan Karetnyk


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $13.95

Of all my memories, of all my life's innumerable sensations, the most onerous was that of the single murder I had committed.'
A man comes across a short story which recounts in minute detail his killing of a soldier, long ago - from the victim's point of view. It's a story that... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
Story of my People

(Available August 19, 2014)
Story of my People
Written by Edoardo Nesi
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590516775
Our Price: $14.95
 Quantity: 1 
Story of my People

Written by Edoardo Nesi


Format: Trade Paperback, 178 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $14.95

Winner of the 2011 Strega Prize, this blend of essay, social criticism, and memoir is a striking portrait of the effects of globalization on Italy’s declining economy.
 
Starting from his family’s textile factory in Prato, Tuscany, Edoardo Nesi examines the recent shifts in Italy’s manufacturing industry. Only one generation ago, Prato was... Read more >
Sweet

(Available August 19, 2014)
Sweet
Written by Editors of Food Network Magazine
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804137683
Our Price: $25.00
 Quantity: 1 
Sweet
Our Best Cupcakes, Cookies, Candy, and More
Written by Editors of Food Network Magazine


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $25.00

TAKE ALL THE GUESSWORK OUT OF DESSERT! Food Network Magazine editors have picked their all-time favorite treats and put them into one amazing book. In Sweet, you’ll find over-the-top brownies, super fun cupcakes, show-off layer cakes, one-of-a-kind cookies and so much more.

This great collection includes recipes for any occasion, with... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Sweet
Our Best Cupcakes, Cookies, Candy, and More
Written by Editors of Food Network Magazine


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $13.99

TAKE ALL THE GUESSWORK OUT OF DESSERT! Food Network Magazine editors have picked their all-time favorite treats and put them into one amazing book. In Sweet, you’ll find over-the-top brownies, super fun cupcakes, show-off layer cakes, one-of-a-kind cookies and so much more.

This great collection includes recipes for any occasion, with... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Sycamore Row

(Available August 19, 2014)
Sycamore Row
Written by John Grisham
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780345543240
Our Price: $9.99
 Quantity: 1 
Sycamore Row
A Novel
Written by John Grisham


Format: Paperback, 656 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $9.99

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
 
Don’t miss an original essay by John Grisham in the back of the book.

John Grisham takes you back to where it all began. One of the most popular novels of our time, A Time to Kill established John Grisham as the master of the legal... Read more >
Sycamore Row

(Available August 19, 2014)
Sycamore Row
Written by John Grisham
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780553393613
Our Price: $16.00
 Quantity: 1 
Sycamore Row
A Novel
Written by John Grisham


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $16.00

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Don’t miss an original essay by John Grisham in the back of the book.

John Grisham takes you back to where it all began. One of the most popular novels of our time, A Time to Kill established John Grisham as the master of the legal thriller... Read more >
Tales of Xillia 2

(Available August 19, 2014)
Tales of Xillia 2
Written by Howard Grossman
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780804163446
Our Price: $39.99
 Quantity: 1 
Tales of Xillia 2
Prima Official Game Guide
Written by Howard Grossman


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $39.99

• BONUS DLC - exclusive DLC will be included with the guide

• Premium Hardcover - hardcover guide with special treatments and high quality paper

• 100% Complete - covers all content in full detail to unlock each trophy

Find It All - labeled maps show the locations for all collectibles Read more >
The Tex-Mex Cookbook
A History in Recipes and Photos
Written by Robb Walsh


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $11.99

Join Texas food writer Robb Walsh on a grand tour complete with larger-than-life characters, colorful yarns, rare archival photographs, and a savory assortment of crispy, crunchy Tex-Mex foods.

From the Mexican pioneers of the sixteenth century, who first brought horses and cattle to Texas, to the Spanish mission era when cumin and... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The Heroic Legend of Arslan 1

(Available August 19, 2014)
The Heroic Legend of Arslan 1
Written by Yoshiki Tanaka and Hiromu Arakawa
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781612629728
Our Price: $10.99
 Quantity: 1 
The Heroic Legend of Arslan 1

Written by Yoshiki Tanaka and Hiromu Arakawa


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $10.99

ECBATANA IS BURNING

In the prosperous kingdom of Pars lies the Royal Capital of Ecbatana, a city of splendor and wonder, ruled by the undefeated and fearsome King Andragoras. Arslan is the young and curious prince of Pars who, despite his best efforts doesn’t seem to have what it takes to... Read more >
Thief of Glory

(Available August 19, 2014)
Thief of Glory
Written by Sigmund Brouwer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307446497
Our Price: $14.99
 Quantity: 1 
Thief of Glory
A Novel
Written by Sigmund Brouwer


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $14.99

“Brouwer makes you live it...sharing each moment of an exotic and terrifying time and place in a gripping, personal way.”
—Bodie and Brock Thoene, authors of Take this Cup
 
A boy coming of age in a time of war…
the love that inspires him to survive.
 
For ten year-old Jeremiah Prins, the life of privilege... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Thief of Glory
A Novel
Written by Sigmund Brouwer


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $9.99

“Brouwer makes you live it...sharing each moment of an exotic and terrifying time and place in a gripping, personal way.”
—Bodie and Brock Thoene, authors of Take this Cup
 
A boy coming of age in a time of war…
the love that inspires him to survive.
 
For ten year-old Jeremiah Prins, the life of privilege... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Trauma-Proofing Your Kids
A Parents' Guide for Instilling Confidence, Joy and Resilience
Written by Peter A. Levine and Maggie Kline


Format: eBook, 248 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $16.95

The number of anxious, depressed, hyperactive and withdrawn children is staggering—and still growing! Millions have experienced bullying, violence (real or in the media), abuse or sexual molestation. Many other kids have been traumatized from more “ordinary” ordeals such as terrifying medical procedures, accidents, loss and divorce. Trauma-Proofing Your Kids sends a... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Trigun Maximum Omnibus Volume 4

(Available August 19, 2014)
Trigun Maximum Omnibus Volume 4
Written by Yashuhiro Nightow, Illustrated by Yasuhiro Nightow
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781616550134
Our Price: $19.99
 Quantity: 1 
Trigun Maximum Omnibus Volume 4

Written by Yashuhiro Nightow
Illustrated by Yasuhiro Nightow


Format: Trade Paperback, 672 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $19.99

While Vash the Stampede, "The Humanoid Typhoon," fights to stop his evil brother, Knives, from wiping out humanity on the planet Gunsmoke, advanced warships from Earth arrive to rescue the long-lost human colony. Can they avert the impending genocide if Vash fails, or will the homicidal Knives escort everyone to the... Read more >
Tsubasa Omnibus 1

(Available August 19, 2014)
Tsubasa Omnibus 1
Written by Clamp
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781612625959
Our Price: $19.99
 Quantity: 1 
Tsubasa Omnibus 1

Written by Clamp


Format: Trade Paperback, 592 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $19.99

THE ULTIMATE SACRIFICE

Childhood friends Princess Sakura and Syaoran, the son of an archaeologist, become entangled in a series of events that force them to traverse through alternate realities on an action-packed and unforgettable adventure!  In the Kingdom of Clow, an archaeological dig unleashes an incredible power, causing Sakura to lose... Read more >
Tupperware
The Promise of Plastic in 1950s America
Written by Alison J. Clarke


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $16.95

From Wonder Bowls to Ice-Tup molds to Party Susans, Tupperware has become an icon of suburban living. Tracing the fortunes of Earl Tupper's polyethylene containers from early design to global distribution, Alison J. Clarke explains how Tupperware tapped into potent commercial and social forces, becoming a prevailing symbol of late twentieth-century... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
US Navy Dreadnoughts 1914-45

Written by Ryan Noppen
Illustrated by Paul Wright


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $13.95

When the United States went to war with Spain in April 1898, few European observers believed the small and relatively inexperienced American navy could achieve a decisive naval victory over an established European colonial power. In less than five months however, two Spanish naval squadrons lay at the bottom of the... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
US Navy Dreadnoughts 1914-45

(Available August 19, 2014)
US Navy Dreadnoughts 1914-45
Written by Ryan Noppen, Illustrated by Paul Wright
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781782003861
Our Price: $17.95
 Quantity: 1 
US Navy Dreadnoughts 1914-45

Written by Ryan Noppen
Illustrated by Paul Wright


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $17.95

When the United States went to war with Spain in April 1898, few European observers believed the small and relatively inexperienced American navy could achieve a decisive naval victory over an established European colonial power. In less than five months however, two Spanish naval squadrons lay at the bottom of the... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Vampires: A Hunter's Guide

Written by Steve White
Illustrated by Mark McKenzie-Ray


Format: eBook
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $13.95

From legends of Vlad the Impaler to Twilight and HBO's True Blood, vampire stories permeate society. Learn the truth behind the fiction in this tell-all of the hunters who protect humanity from the vampiric threat!

For centuries, vampires have wandered the shadows: watching, stalking, preying. But thanks to a group of dedicated... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Vampires: A Hunter's Guide

(Available August 19, 2014)
Vampires: A Hunter's Guide
Written by Steve White, Illustrated by Mark McKenzie-Ray
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781472804242
Our Price: $17.95
 Quantity: 1 
Vampires: A Hunter's Guide

Written by Steve White
Illustrated by Mark McKenzie-Ray


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $17.95

From legends of Vlad the Impaler to Twilight and HBO's True Blood, vampire stories permeate society. Learn the truth behind the fiction in this tell-all of the hunters who protect humanity from the vampiric threat!

For centuries, vampires have wandered the shadows: watching, stalking, preying. But thanks to a group of dedicated... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
The Void Trilogy 3-Book Bundle
The Dreaming Void, The Temporal Void, The Evolutionary Void
Written by Peter F. Hamilton


Format: eBook, 2080 pages
On Sale: August 19, 2014
Price: $19.99

Peter F. Hamilton’s extraordinary far-future epics recall the golden age of science fiction, as practiced by Isaac Asimov and Robert Heinlein. Nowhere is that legacy more in evidence than in The Void Trilogy. Taking place twelve hundred years after the events of Hamilton’s Commonwealth novels, The Dreaming Void, The Temporal Void... Read more >
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