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The Complete Book of Dutch-ified English

by Gary Gates Good Books (March 15, 2016)

Here is a book for anyone tired of speaking flat, colorless, homogenized English. Pennsylvania Dutchman Gary Gates provides a glossary, read-aloud section, songs, recipes, and more in this delightful, inwaluable"...


A History of the Amish

by Steven M. Nolt Good Books (January 27, 2015)

The Amish, one of America's most intriguingly private, unique, and often misunderstood religious communities, have survived for three hundred years! How has that happened?

While much has been written on the Amish,...


Exploring the Superstitions

by John Annerino Skyhorse (February 06, 2018)

Arizona’s Superstition Mountains are like no other mountain range in the continental United States. The ancestral ground of the western Apache and sacred heights of the neighboring Pima, these mountains were...


Bodie on the Road

by Belinda Jones Skyhorse (June 05, 2018)

For the fans of Eat, Pray, Love and Marley & Me, a heartwarming story of a 2,000-mile road trip taken by a woman and her dog.

Bodie, mystery mix rescue pup, is on death row in a Los Angeles dog shelter, having...


Hemingway's Havana

by Robert Wheeler & América Fuentes Skyhorse (March 20, 2018)

Ernest Hemingway lived in Cuba for more than two decades, longer than anywhere else. He bought a home--naming it the Finca Vigia--with his third wife, Martha Gellhorn and wrote his masterpiece The Old Man and...


Mysterious Chicago

by Adam Selzer Skyhorse (October 25, 2016)

From Chicago historian Adam Selzer, expert on all of the Windy City's quirks and oddities, comes a compelling heavily researched anthology of the stories behind its most fascinating unsolved mysteries.

To create...


A Family Place

by Charles Gaines, Dave DiBenedetto & Alexander Bridge Skyhorse (July 25, 2017)

In the summer of 1990, writer Charles Gaines and his artist wife, Patricia, bought 160 acres of wild land on the northeast coast of Nova Scotia. They believed they were simply buying a remote getaway spot, but...


Strange and Obscure Stories of New York City

by Tim Rowland Skyhorse (April 05, 2016)

The 1948 crime film The Naked City (later a television show) ended with this iconic line There are eight million stories in the naked city." Things have not changed either before or since: every era and neighborhood...


The Light In High Places

by Joe Hutto Skyhorse (November 15, 2009)

Hutto is living in a tent at twelve thousand feet, where blizzards occur in July and where human wants become irrelevant and human needs can become a matter of life and deathto study the Rocky Mountain bighorn...


Tschiffely's Ride

by Aime Tschiffely Skyhorse (September 03, 2013)

From the southeast coast of South America through an expanse of Peruvian sands en route to the West Coast, then onward through Central American jungles and rainforest, and finally to New York, Tschiffely's journey...


Raiders

by William B. McCloskey Skyhorse (October 01, 2013)

Twenty years after his greenhorn days in William McCloskey's bestselling novel Highliners, Hank Crawford stands tall as a respected fishing captain in Kodiak, Alaska.

Set amongst the tumult of the early 1980s,...


Breakers

by William B. McCloskey Skyhorse (October 01, 2013)

William McCloskey's bestselling novel Highliners established him as an authority on the dangers and hardships of the Alaskan fishing industry. Now in an epic sequel, Breakers returns to Kodiak to chart the fortunes...


Warriors

by William B. McCloskey Skyhorse (June 20, 2017)

William McCloskey is back and better than ever in Warriors, the potent new prequel to Highliners, Breakers, and Raiders. Long before Hank Crawford arrived in the waters of Ketchikan, his partners and compatriots...


The Kingdom of Zydeco

by Michael Tisserand & Buckwheat Zydeco Arcade (November 22, 2016)

An important book for anyone with an interest in life, American music, Southern culture, dancing, accordions, the recording industry, folklore, old dance clubs in the weeds, fortune tellers, hoodoos or shotguns."...


Kinfolks

by Lisa Alther Arcade (January 05, 2012)

Most of us grow up knowing who we are and where we come from. Lisa Alther's mother hailed from New York, her father from Virginia. One day a babysitter told Lisa about the Melungeons: six-fingered child-snatchers...


Blind Curves

by Linda Crill Skyhorse (November 18, 2014)

After months of following one-size-fits-all advice for a fifty-seven-year-old widow, Linda Crill is still miserable, until she makes a rebellious spur-of-the-moment decision: she trades her corporate suits for...


Hot Dogs & Croissants

by Natasha Saulnier & Victorine Saulnier Skyhorse (February 03, 2015)

When the Saulnier sisters suffer one disappointment too many in their native France, they decide to pack up and try their luck in America. As journalists they have the run of the country, following stories that...


Smallwood

by Richard Gwyn Skyhorse (February 17, 2015)

The extraordinary life of Joey Smallwood is the stuff of fictionliterally: Wayne Johnston's acclaimed novel, The Colony of Unrequited Dreams, draws heavily on this definitive biography. And no wonder! Set against...


Antiquity Echoes

by Rusty Tagliareni & Christina Mathews Skyhorse (October 20, 2015)

Antiquity Echoes is a guided tour of some of our nation's most compelling abandoned locations. With a wide spectrum of places covered, readers will be walking the dark halls of an abandoned mental asylum on...


I Cover the Waterfront

by Max Miller Skyhorse (September 02, 2014)

Distinctive, original, fresh in in tone and manner, with a quaint whimsicality of feeling and expression."The New York Times

Life on the Western waterfront has always fascinated Max Miller, a special reporter...


Riding Sky High

by Pierre-Yves Tremblay & Bernard Voyer Skyhorse (January 06, 2015)

Many dream of dropping everything and just traveling around the world. It's a common dream, but few imagine embarking on that journey by bicycle. Exposed to the elements, legs burning, all your possessions strapped...


Slade's Glacier

by Robert F. Jones Skyhorse (May 06, 2014)

Slade's Glacier is a tale of discovery and destruction, betrayal and revenge, set in the rugged Great Land" of Alaska. Jack Slade and Sam Healey, flying partners during World War II, establish a bush pilot business...


Dead Reckoning

by Dave Atcheson & Andy Hall Skyhorse (July 01, 2014)

An action-packed story of adventure and survival in one of the planet's most treacherous places.

This is the true story of a journey to a seaside town and the always unpredictable torrent of dark escapades that...


The Alaskan Retreater's Notebook

by Ray Ordorica Skyhorse (January 19, 2016)

In the fall of 1978 Ray Ordorica packed everything he thought he would need into his Toyota LandCruiser and drove north to Alaska. He came to a land he had never seen, to find something he wasn't even sure existed:...


Imperfect Passage

by Michael Cosgrove Skyhorse (March 03, 2015)

Turning sixty isn't the end; it's only the beginning.

Michael Cosgrove had a beautiful family, a successful career, and a lovely Southern California home overlooking the Pacific Ocean. At age sixty, he decided...


The Ohio Wildlife Encyclopedia

by Scott Shupe Skyhorse (May 29, 2018)

Ohio’s wildlife has always played an important role in the history of human beings inhabiting the state. Native Americans depended on birds, mammals, and fish for sustenance and the state’s first Europeans...


Cool Is Everywhere

by Michel Arnaud Abrams (June 01, 2020)

Equal parts design inspiration and travelogue, this book highlights the rapidly growing adaptive reuse movement

 

Cool Is Everywhere is a photographic survey of the adaptive reuse design movement in America's...