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My Penguin Year

by Lindsay McCrae William Morrow (November 12, 2019)

An unprecedentedly intimate portrait of an emperor penguin colony in Antarctica, by a Bafta Award-winning BBC director of photography who observed these extraordinary birds for a year. Generously illustrated...


America's Game

by Jerry Rice & Randy O. Williams Dey Street Books (October 29, 2019)

“This book is an amazing compilation of the game’s history as seen through the eyes of my friend Jerry Rice, aka The GOAT. If you are a football fan, you are going to love this book almost as much as you...


The Hidden World of the Fox

by Adele Brand William Morrow (October 22, 2019)

In the spirit of H is for Hawk, an intimate portrait of foxes, by a British mammal ecologist who has studied the beloved yet mysterious creatures across four continents.

“Succinct, clear, sophisticated. I...


On Flowers

by Amy Merrick Artisan (October 15, 2019)

A singular, personal celebration of the beauty and possibilities of nature

 

Amy Merrick is a rare and special kind of artist who uses flowers to help us see the familiar in a completely new way. Her gift is...


The Aurora Borealis

by John Cox & Antoine de Saporta Lm Publishers (October 10, 2019)

How can we describe, how can an artist paint, the aurora borealis? We of temperate climates are not strangers to the phenomena; we know something of the arcs and radiating streaks of various-colored light which...


The Times Beginner’s Guide to Bridge: All you need to play the game

by Andrew Robson & The Times Mind Games Times Books (October 03, 2019)

A one-stop practical guide on how to play and master the fascinating and rewarding game of bridge with expert advice throughout from Andrew Robson, the Times bridge correspondent, the world’s most famous and...


Surviving the Great Outdoors

by Brendan Leonard Artisan (October 01, 2019)

“Leonard’s durable tome (seriously, the cover is rubber) is stuffed with so many tips about surviving in the wild, you’ll be able to leave your smartphone behind.”

Entertainment Weekly, Best New Books...


The Illustrated Bestiary

by Maia Toll & Kate O’Hara Storey Publishing, LLC (October 01, 2019)

People across cultures and through the centuries have felt a spiritual, symbolic connection to animals. In The Illustrated Bestiary, author and spiritual wellness guide Maia Toll turns the insight and wisdom...


Emily Dickinson's Gardening Life

by Marta McDowell Timber Press (October 01, 2019)

“A visual treat as well as a literary one, Emily Dickinson’s Gardening Life will be deeply satisfying for gardeners and garden lovers, connoisseurs of botanical illustration, and those who seek a deeper...


It's the Little Things

by Richard Austin Workman Publishing Company (October 01, 2019)

Put your best hoof forward.

 

Combining the irresistible sweetness of the Pocket Pigs of Pennywell Farm with words of wisdom about embracing all that life has to offer, It’s the Little Things is a book filled...


Nature into Art

by Thomas Christopher & Ngoc Minh Ngo Timber Press (September 17, 2019)

 “Like Wave Hill itself, these pages make an indelible impression—wildly intimate, possibility-laden, provocative—leaving me wide awake and hungry for a visit.” —Margaret Roach, author of A Way to...


How to Draw and Write in Fountain Pen

by Ayano Usamura The Experiment (September 17, 2019)

I love the way you ink!

For illustrator Ayano Usamura, her first time drawing in fountain pen was a revelation. The easy flow of ink spurred her creativity and gave character to every line. Even the simplest...


Collins Quiz Master: 10,000 general knowledge questions

by Collins Puzzles Collins (September 05, 2019)

500 quizzes to test your general knowledge to the limit with 10,000 questions arranged in easy, medium and difficult categories.

All quizzes and answers are hyperlinked for ease of use. You can choose to hide...


Study of Animals Extinct in the Historic Period

by Charles E. Blanchard & Alfred Russel Wallace Lm Publishers (September 05, 2019)

"All beings are exposed to more or less frequent dangers, and are constantly struggling to defend their lives. They have to dread the inclemency of the seasons, and must perish if they fail to find a sufficiency...


Mental Capacities of the Elephant

by Andrew Wilson & William Temple Hornaday Lm Publishers (September 05, 2019)

The principal purpose of this book is to show the scope and quality of intelligence displayed by the animals of a certain species, the elephant, and to afford some data for a comparison of the mental processes...


The Migration of Birds

by Thomas A. Coward Lm Publishers (September 04, 2019)

This is a complete study of the cause and reasons of the migration of birds. What makes Birds Migrate? Migration is the act of changing an abode or resting place, the wandering or movement from one place to...


Natural History of the Kangaroo

by George J. Mivart Lm Publishers (September 04, 2019)

The kangaroos have now become familiar objects to all who visit our Zoölogical Gardens, or who are familiar with any considerable zoölogical museum. Their general external form, when seen in the attitude they...


Football for Player and Spectator : Origin and Development of American Football

by Fielding Yost Lm Publishers (September 04, 2019)

This book presents the Origin and Development of American Football. Football, although indefinitely known as a sport to Greek and Roman antiquity, did not come into existence as a school or college game until...


Barberries : A Study of Uses and Origins

by Frederick Leroy Sargent Lm Publishers (September 04, 2019)

The common barberry (Berberis vulgaris), being so abundant over the greater part of Europe, native to the soil, and at the same time both useful and beautiful, has naturally come to hold an important place in...


Geeks Who Drink Presents: Duh!

by Christopher D. Short Adams Media (September 03, 2019)

100 hilarious essays, based on blindingly obvious questions, from the creators of Geeks Who Drink—led by six-time Jeopardy! champion, Christopher D. Short.

The best trivia questions are usually the ones that...


Our Dogs, Ourselves

by Alexandra Horowitz Scribner (September 03, 2019)

From Alexandra Horowitz, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Inside of a Dog, an eye-opening, informative, and wholly entertaining examination and celebration of the human-canine relationship for the curious...


Homegrown

by Alex Speier William Morrow (August 13, 2019)

The captivating inside story of the historic 2018 Boston Red Sox, as told through the assembly and ascendancy of their talented young core—the culmination of nearly a decade of reporting from one of the most...


The Boston Red Sox Killer B's

by Bill Nowlin, Jim Prime & Fred Lynn Sports Publishing (August 06, 2019)

Learn about the 2018 World Series-winning Red Sox outfield!

Andrew Benintendi, Jackie Bradley Jr., and Mookie Betts, three superb outfielders who are known collectively as the "Killer B's," have set Major League...


Beautiful Wreaths

by Melissa Skidmore Skyhorse (August 06, 2019)

Create your own spring, summer, fall, or winter wreaths to welcome guests all year round.

Why wait for Christmas to purchase and hang a wreath on your front door? Beckon family and friends into your home with...


Healthy Homemade Dog Treats

by Serena Faber-Nelson Skyhorse (August 06, 2019)

Say hello to your beautiful, modern dog treat bible!

We know you love your dog. We know you want what’s best for them.

But we also know if you’re faced with a dog treat recipe that calls for eight obscure...


The Lifelong Gardener

by Toni Gattone Timber Press (July 30, 2019)

“The secret to making the most of later life is to keep doing what you love. With practical advice and gentle inspiration, Gattone shows us how gardening can work for people of any age.” —Carl Honoré,...


The Scouting Guide to Wilderness First Aid: An Officially-Licensed Boy Scouts of America Handbook

by The Boy Scouts of America & Grant S. Lipman Skyhorse (July 23, 2019)

In the Scouting Guide to Wilderness First Aid, current Scouts, Scout alumni, and readers interested in the outdoors are provided with time-tested advice on how to safely identify, harvest, and use edible wild...


The Final Innings

by Christopher Sandford The History Press (July 16, 2019)

The declaration of war on 3 September 1939 brought to an end a golden age of British cricket, the likes of which has never been repeated. At least 216 of 283 registered British first-class players joined up...


Hacks for PUBG Players Advanced Strategies: An Unofficial Gamer's Guide

by Jason R. Rich Racehorse (July 16, 2019)

Gamers from around the world have made PUBG (a.k.a. PlayerUnderground’s Battlegrounds) one of the most popular games on the PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and on multiple mobile device platforms. This multiplayer...


You're the Umpire

by Wayne Stewart & Ron Blomberg Skyhorse (July 16, 2019)

Do you think you have what it takes to be a Major League umpire? Well, now you can test your knowledge of the game with Wayne Stewart’s You’re the Umpire.

Divided into three sections, this unusual handbook,...


The Everything Tabletop Games Book

by Bebo Adams Media (July 16, 2019)

Tabletop and board games aren’t just for rainy days or awkward family events anymore. As the game industry grows, people of all ages are jumping to play “the original social network.”

In our ever-increasing...


The Uncrowned King of Mont Blanc

by Peter Foster & Lindsay Griffin Vertebrate Publishing (July 11, 2019)

The Uncrowned King of Mont Blanc by Peter Foster is the biography of scientist and mountaineer Thomas Graham Brown, whose encyclopaedic knowledge of the mountain earned him the soubriquet, and whose achievements...


The Artist's Guide to Public Art

by Lynn Basa, Barbara T. Hoffman & Mary Jane Jacob Allworth (July 09, 2019)

“What artists don’t know—but need to know.” —Jack Becker, Public Art Review

A Comprehensive Guide to the Complex World of Public Art

Learn how to find, apply for, compete for, and win a public art commission....


Last Hope for Survival

by Nathan Meyer Sky Pony (July 09, 2019)

The first book in an exciting new series of Fortnite graphic novels

The mission is simple:

Four kids must save what’s left of humanity by crossing a Husk-infested landscape to a secret government installation...


Grow Your Own Herbs

by Susan Belsinger & Arthur O. Tucker Timber Press (July 09, 2019)

Nothing tastes better than herbs harvested fresh from the garden!

Grow Your Own Herbs shares everything you need to know to grow the forty most important culinary herbs. You’ll learn basic gardening information,...


For the Good of the Game

by Bud Selig William Morrow (July 09, 2019)

Foreword by Doris Kearns Goodwin

The longtime Commissioner of Major League Baseball provides an unprecedented look inside professional baseball today, focusing on how he helped bring the game into the modern...


Seed

by Lara Doolette Library For All (July 03, 2019)

A seed can grow into lots of types of plants!


Surf Survival

by Andrew Nathanson, Clayton Everline & Mark Renneker Skyhorse (July 02, 2019)

Three expert physicians/surfers trained in emergency medicine, sports medicine, and family medicine explain everything you need to know to stay safe in the water.

Whether you’re a novice or an expert, an SUPer...


Disaster Survival Handbook

by Alexander Stilwell Thunder Bay Press (July 02, 2019)

A practical and illustrated guide to getting through all types of life-threatening situations.

Are you ready for the big one, whether it’s an earthquake, a hurricane, or a monster snowstorm? Disaster Survival...


A World Champion's Guide to Running the Beer Mile

by Lewis Kent Skyhorse (July 02, 2019)

In June, 2015, Lewis Kent was just an ordinary twenty-one-year-old college kid who liked to run. By December, 2015, just six months later, he had appeared in ESPN, Buzzfeed, Ellen, and dozens of other major...


Planning for the Planet

by Simone Schleper Berghahn Books (July 01, 2019)

In the 1960s and 1970s, rapidly growing environmental awareness and concern not only led to widespread calls for new policies, but also created unprecedented demand for ecological expertise. This led to novel...


Shanti Yoga Bag Pattern

by Russell Conte Stash Books (July 01, 2019)

Combine durable and stylish kraft-tex with hefty denim to create a yoga bag meant to last! The handy shoulder strap and exterior zippered pocket are pretty and practical, while the water bottle holder with an...


Organic Free-Motion Quilting Idea Book

by Amanda Murphy Stash Books (July 01, 2019)

Let Mother Nature inspire your quilting! Best-selling author Amanda Murphy (Free-Motion Quilting Idea Book and Rulerwork Quilting Idea Book) shares the next book in her free-motion quilting series, packed with...


Dresden Quilt Blocks Reimagined

by Candyce Copp Grisham C&T Publishing (July 01, 2019)

Embrace the art of quilting with simple instructions to create particularly beautiful Dresden plate blocks. Each variation looks unique and all are astonishingly easy to sew. Use any and all of the twenty-five...


The Outdoor Adventurer's Guide to Forest Bathing

by M. D. Bartlett Hackenmiller Falcon Guides (July 01, 2019)

The first and only guide to shinrin-yoku for the outdoor adventurer! With techniques tailored for hiking, mountain biking, paddling, climbing, trail-running, and cross-country skiing, this is the definitive...


Big Yarn, Beautiful Lace Knits

by Barbara Benson & Gale Zucker Stackpole Books (July 01, 2019)

Lace gets a whole new look!

Lace has traditionally been knit in finer weight yarns to create airy, delicate designs. But when knit in bulky yarns, lace becomes bold, graphic, and dramatic. Working with thicker...


The Orvis Fly-Tying Guide

by Tom Rosenbauer Lyons Press (July 01, 2019)

This essential book on fly tying will teach anyone how to tie flies. All the important techniques are illustrated with color photographs, from starting the thread on the hook to whip finishing. The book lays...


Best Hikes Reno and Lake Tahoe

by Tracy Salcedo Falcon Guides (July 01, 2019)

With these information-packed guides in hand, readers have everything they need for the adventure they seek, from an easy nature walk to a multiday backpacking trip. Each hike includes: location, length, hiking...


Wildflowers of the Atlantic Southeast

by Laura Cotterman, Damon Waitt & Alan Weakley Timber Press (June 25, 2019)

Finding wildflowers has never been easier!

Wildflowers of the Atlantic Southeast is an authoritative trail-side reference for hikers, naturalists, gardeners, and anyone wishing to learn more about the region’s...


Emperors of the Deep

by William McKeever HarperOne (June 25, 2019)

In this remarkable groundbreaking book, a documentarian and conservationist, determined to dispel misplaced fear and correct common misconceptions, explores in-depth the secret lives of sharks—magnificent...