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The Valhalla Prophecy
A Novel
Written by Andy McDermott


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $9.99

For fans of James Rollins and Matthew Reilly comes the new heart-stopping, globe-spanning adventure in Andy McDermott’s explosive series featuring American archaeologist Nina Wilde and ex-SAS bodyguard Eddie Chase.

MYSTERIOUS RUNESTONES.
AN ANCIENT VIKING MYTH.
AND A PROPHECY OF LIFE OR DEATH.
 
In a Stockholm museum, thieves steal an enormous Norse runestone... Read more >
Also available as a paperback.
Vegan Holiday Cooking from Candle Cafe
Celebratory Menus and Recipes from New York's Premier Plant-Based Restaurants
Written by Joy Pierson, Angel Ramos and Jorge Pineda


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $12.99

This collection of vegan holiday recipes—the first of its kind from award-winning chefs—elevates plant-based fare to a new level. With fresh, inventive menus for Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year's Eve, Lunar New Year, Super Bowl Sunday, Valentine's Day, Passover, Easter, Cinco de Mayo, and Independence Day, this cookbook blends favorite traditions with... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Vegan Holiday Cooking from Candle Cafe

(Available September 30, 2014)
Vegan Holiday Cooking from Candle Cafe
Written by Joy Pierson, Angel Ramos and Jorge Pineda
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781607746478
Our Price: $22.99
 Quantity: 1 
Vegan Holiday Cooking from Candle Cafe
Celebratory Menus and Recipes from New York's Premier Plant-Based Restaurants
Written by Joy Pierson, Angel Ramos and Jorge Pineda


Format: Hardcover, 176 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $22.99

This collection of vegan holiday recipes—the first of its kind from award-winning chefs—elevates plant-based fare to a new level. With fresh, inventive menus for Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year's Eve, Lunar New Year, Super Bowl Sunday, Valentine's Day, Passover, Easter, Cinco de Mayo, and Independence Day, this cookbook blends favorite traditions with... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Vintage Made Modern

(Available September 30, 2014)
Vintage Made Modern
Written by Jennifer Casa
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781611801231
Our Price: $19.95
 Quantity: 1 
Vintage Made Modern
Transforming Timeworn Textiles into Treasured Heirlooms
Written by Jennifer Casa


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $19.95

Create modern heirlooms using vintage materials--a collection of 35 innovative projects showcasing the exceptional beauty in timeworn textiles.

     Vintage Made Modern is a book devoted to recycling just as generations before us have, utilizing timeworn textiles with histories of their own. With a little resourcefulness, gentle care, and some creative repurposing, the... Read more >
The Waterborne Blade

(Available September 30, 2014)
The Waterborne Blade
Written by Susan Murray
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780857664365
Our Price: $7.99
 Quantity: 1 
The Waterborne Blade

Written by Susan Murray


Format: Paperback
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $7.99

The citadel has long been the stronghold of Highkell. All that is about to change because the traitor, Vasic, is marching on the capital. Against her better judgement, Queen Alwenna allows herself to be spirited away by one of the Crown's most trusted servants, safe from the clutches of the throne's... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
The Waterborne Blade

Written by Susan Murray


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $6.99

The citadel has long been the stronghold of Highkell. All that is about to change because the traitor, Vasic, is marching on the capital. Against her better judgement, Queen Alwenna allows herself to be spirited away by one of the Crown's most trusted servants, safe from the clutches of the throne's... Read more >
Also available as a paperback.
Winners

(Available September 30, 2014)
Winners
Written by Danielle Steel
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780440245254
Our Price: $7.99
 Quantity: 1 
Winners
A Novel
Written by Danielle Steel


Format: Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $7.99

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Even the most perfect lives can be shattered in an instant. In this moving, emotionally charged novel, Danielle Steel introduces readers to an unforgettable cast of characters striving to overcome tragedy and discover the inner resources and resilience to win at life—once again.
 
WINNERS
 
Lily... Read more >
Also available as an eBook, hardcover and in large print trade paperback.
World Spice at Home

(Available September 30, 2014)
World Spice at Home
Written by Amanda Bevill and Julie Kramis Hearne, Photographed by Charity Burggraaf
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570619076
Our Price: $24.95
 Quantity: 1 
World Spice at Home
New Flavors for 75 Favorite Dishes
Written by Amanda Bevill and Julie Kramis Hearne
Photographed by Charity Burggraaf


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $24.95

Fans of Yotam Ottolenghi's Plenty and Jerusalem will be thrilled with the exciting new spice profiles in these 75 recipes. This book brings the world's exotic spices to your home kitchen to breath new life into favorite, familiar, and traditional dishes with wonderful new flavors. Transform a grilled ribeye steak using... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
The Zone of Interest

(Available September 30, 2014)
The Zone of Interest
Written by Martin Amis
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385353496
Our Price: $26.95
 Quantity: 1 
The Zone of Interest
A novel
Written by Martin Amis


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $26.95

Once upon a time there was a king, and the king commissioned his favorite wizard to create a magic mirror. This mirror didn’t show you your reflection. It showed you your soul—it showed you who you really were.

The wizard couldn’t look at it without turning away. The king couldn’t look... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
The Zone of Interest
A novel
Written by Martin Amis


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: September 30, 2014
Price: $13.99

Once upon a time there was a king, and the king commissioned his favorite wizard to create a magic mirror. This mirror didn’t show you your reflection. It showed you your soul—it showed you who you really were.

The wizard couldn’t look at it without turning away. The king couldn’t look... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Hyrule Warriors

(Available September 26, 2014)
Hyrule Warriors
Written by Prima Games
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781101898154
Our Price: $34.99
 Quantity: 1 
Hyrule Warriors
Prima Official Game Guide
Written by Prima Games


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: September 26, 2014
Price: $34.99

BONUS SECTION – Includes an extensive behinds the scenes section, giving a closer look at the art behind Hyrule Warriors

Hardcover Guide – High quality paper and unique cover treatments for collectibility

BONUS eGuide – Get access to your guide from any PC or mobile device

Unlock It All – Complete breakdowns on how to... Read more >
Four Four Jew
Football, Fans and Faith
Written by Joanne Rosenthal


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: September 25, 2014
Price: $7.95

Four Four Jew is a major exhibition by Jewish Museum London exploring the story of football and Jews in Britain from the turn of the century to the present day. It brings together previously unseen material from private and public collections across the UK to tell the story of the clubs... Read more >
The Actuality of Communism

Written by Bruno Bosteels


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 24, 2014
Price: $14.95

One of the rising stars of contemporary critical theory, Bruno Bosteels discusses the new currents of thought generated by figures such as Alain Badiou, Jacques Rancière and Slavoj Žižek, who are spearheading the revival of interest in communism. Bosteels examines this resurgence of communist thought through the prism of “speculative leftism”—an... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Critique of Instrumental Reason

Written by Max Horkheimer
Translated by Matthew O'Connell


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 24, 2014
Price: $17.95

These essays, written between 1949 and 1967, focus on a single theme: the triumph in the twentieth century of the state-bureaucratic apparatus and ‘instrumental reason’ and the concomitant liquidation of the individual and the basic social institutions and relationships associated with the individual. Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Farm Animals

Written by Phoebe Dunn


Format: eBook, 28 pages
On Sale: September 24, 2014
Price: $3.99

Photographed in full color. All the friendly animals on the farm--ducks, sheep, horses, and more--are presented and identified by name in lively, color photographs.


From the Board edition. Read more >
Also available as a board book.
Infinitely Demanding
Ethics of Commitment, Politics of Resistance
Written by Simon Critchley


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 24, 2014
Price: $17.95

The clearest, boldest and most systematic statement of Simon Critchley’s influential views on philosophy, ethics, and politics, Infinitely Demanding identifies a massive political disappointment at the heart of liberal democracy. Arguing that what is called for is an ethics of commitment that can inform a radical politics, Critchley considers the possibility... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Just Plain Fancy

Written by Patricia Polacco


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: September 24, 2014
Price: $6.99

Naomi Vlecke lives with her farming family in an Amish community in Pennsylvania. The Amish first came to Pennsylvania in the early 1700s, and to this day preserve a religious and "plain" life-style. As part of her household chores, Naomi looks after the chickens with her little sister, Ruth.


From the Trade... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The Little Pig

Written by Judy Dunn
Illustrated by Phoebe Dunn


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: September 24, 2014
Price: $3.99

Random House is happy to be reissuing Judy and Phoebe Dunn's The Little Pig. With 32 pages of full-color photographs, The Little Pig follows one spunky little pig's life on a farm--from birth to blue ribbon at the local pet show! Read more >
Marxism and Philosophy

Written by Karl Korsch
Translated by Fred Halliday


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 24, 2014
Price: $17.95

In Marxism and Philosophy Korsch argues for a reexamination of the relationship between Marxist theory and bourgeois philosophy, and insists on the centrality of the Hegelian dialectic and a commitment to revolutionary praxis. Although widely attacked in its time, Marxism and Philosophy has attained a place among the most important works... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The Spirit of Terrorism

Written by Jean Baudrillard
Translated by Chris Turner


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 24, 2014
Price: $17.95

Baudrillard sees the power of the terrorists as lying in the symbolism of slaughter—not merely the reality of death, but in a sacrifice that challenges the whole system. Where previously the old revolutionary sought to conduct a struggle between real forces in the context of ideology and politics, the new terrorist... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Welcome to the Desert of the Real
Five Essays on September 11 and Related Dates
Written by Slavoj Zizek


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 24, 2014
Price: $17.95

Liberals and conservatives proclaim the end of the American holiday from history. Now the easy games are over; one should take sides. Žižek argues this is precisely the temptation to be resisted. In such moments of apparently clear choices, the real alternatives are most hidden. Welcome to the Desert of the... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback and a trade paperback.
The 21-Day Belly Fix

(Available September 23, 2014)
The 21-Day Belly Fix
Written by Dr. Tasneem Bhatia
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780553393644
Our Price: $20.00
 Quantity: 1 
The 21-Day Belly Fix
The Doctor-Designed Diet Plan for a Clean Gut and a Slimmer Waist
Written by Dr. Tasneem Bhatia


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $20.00

A leading integrative physician shares a groundbreaking 21-day eating plan to shed pounds, accelerate metabolism, balance your digestive system, improve gut function, and feel better every day—without dieting!
 
There are one hundred trillion reasons losing weight and staying healthy are so hard: That’s the number of bacteria living in your digestive... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
The 21-Day Belly Fix
The Doctor-Designed Diet Plan for a Clean Gut and a Slimmer Waist
Written by Dr. Tasneem Bhatia


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $12.99

A leading integrative physician shares a groundbreaking 21-day eating plan to shed pounds, accelerate metabolism, balance your digestive system, improve gut function, and feel better every day—without dieting!
 
There are one hundred trillion reasons losing weight and staying healthy are so hard: That’s the number of bacteria living in your digestive... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
550 AP European History Practice Questions

Written by Princeton Review


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $12.99

THE PRINCETON REVIEW GETS RESULTS. Get extra preparation for an excellent AP European History score with 550 practice questions and answers.

Practice makes perfect—and The Princeton Review’s 550 AP European History Practice Questions gives you everything you need to work your way to the top. Inside, you’ll find tips and strategies for... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Alive

Written by Ha Jin


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: September 23, 2014
Price: $0.99

An eBook short.

From one of our most celebrated contemporary writers, winner of the National Book Award and PEN/Faulkner Award: Ha Jin’s staggering story “Alive,” from the collection The Bridegroom.

Tong Guhan is a regular businessman, husband, and father, trying to find a job for his daughter and an apartment for his... Read more >
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