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The Official Book Club Guide: The Binding

by Kathryn Cope HarperCollins (January 10, 2019)

An essential tool for all reading groups – a detailed guide to exciting debut novel, The Binding!

A comprehensive guide to Bridget Collins’ The Binding, this discussion aid includes a wealth of information...


The World Almanac and Book of Facts 2019

by Sarah Janssen. World Almanac (December 11, 2018)

Get thousands of fully searchable facts at your fingertips with this essential resource.

The World Almanac® and Book of Facts is America's top-selling reference book of all time, with more than 82 million copies...


FAR/AIM 2019: Up-to-Date FAA Regulations / Aeronautical Information Manual

by Federal Aviation Administration Skyhorse (November 20, 2018)

All the information you need to operate safely in US airspace, fully updated.

If you’re an aviator or aviation enthusiast, you cannot be caught with an out-of-date edition of the FAR/AIM. In today’s environment,...


Historical Dictionary of Costa Rica

by David Diaz-Arias, Ronny Viales Hurtado & Juan José Marín Hernández Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (November 16, 2018)

Costa Rica has been largely recognized as a democratic and politically stable country in a region (Central America) characterized by instability, dictatorships, and social inequality. Several social and institutional...


The Family Tree Toolkit

by Kenyata D. Berry Skyhorse (November 06, 2018)

The popularity of Family History has increased over the past five years due to TV shows like Genealogy Roadshow, Finding Your Roots, and Who Do You Think You Are? The ability to access records online has opened...


The Scouting Guide to Survival: An Official Boy Scouts of America Handbook

by The Boy Scouts of America & Fears J. Wayne Skyhorse (November 06, 2018)

In Scouting’s Guide to Survival, current Scouts, Scout alumni, and readers interested in the outdoors are provided with time-tested advice on emergency preparedness. Some practical tips include:

  • How to build...

  • The Art of the Graphic Memoir

    by Tom Hart St. Martin's Press (November 06, 2018)

    #1 New York Times bestselling author and Eisner-nominated cartoonist Tom Hart has written a poignant and instructive guide for all aspiring graphic memoirists detailing the tenets of artistry and story-telling...


    The Little Book of Welsh Landmarks

    by Mark Rees The History Press (November 01, 2018)

    From the snowy peaks of Snowdonia to the glorious Wales Coastal Path, this compelling compendium is a fact-filled journey through Wales’ most iconic landmarks and popular tourist attractions. Experience the...


    The Movie Book of Answers

    by Carol Bolt Hachette Books (October 23, 2018)

    Still looking for a way to know what tomorrow will bring? Here's where you'll find the answers that only Hollywood could provide. A party favorite, this fun, weirdly wise little book is for you. The Movie Book...


    The Literary Book of Answers

    by Carol Bolt Hachette Books (October 23, 2018)

    An updated, repackaged edition of the beloved divination tool - ask a yes or no question, open the book, find your answer - that's now sold more than a million copies worldwide.

    Should you ask your boss for a...


    The Book of Answers

    by Carol Bolt Hachette Books (October 23, 2018)

    Should you ask your boss for a raise? Call that cute guy you met at a party? Sell your Yahoo! stock? Tell your best friend her boyfriend's cheating on her?

    Wouldn't it be nice to have a handy method of handling...


    Heart Healing

    by Susyn Reeve Mango (October 15, 2018)

    #1 Amazon New Release ? A practical self-help guide to letting go and healing with forgiveness

    Letting go of the past: Is it really possible to free your heart and mind of the emotional wounds of the past? Are...


    The Origin of Names, Words and Everything in Between

    by Patrick Foote Mango (October 15, 2018)

    The Origins of Names Explained

    Explore the world of names: What is something that literally everything in existence has in common? It all has a name! With Name Explain, you can learn the origins of these names....


    The Story Behind

    by Emily Prokop Mango (October 15, 2018)

    Surprising history of ordinary things

    Learn the fascinating history and trivia you never knew about things we use daily from the host of The Story Behind podcast.

    Everyday objects and major events in history:...


    So You Think You're a Philadelphia Flyers Fan?

    by Skip Clayton & Bill Clement Sports Publishing (October 09, 2018)

    So You Think You’re a Philadelphia Flyers Fan? tests and expands your knowledge of Flyers hockey. Rather than merely posing questions and providing answers, it will give you the details behind each—stories...


    Advanced Survival

    by Jones James C. Skyhorse (October 09, 2018)

    While self-reliance is often treated simply as a form of higher level survival preparedness, it is different in both psychology and execution. Preparing and surviving imply a threat to life that must be endured...


    The Times On This Day: Facts and trivia for every day of the year

    by James Owen Times Books (October 04, 2018)

    Do you know when the Duke of Albemarle arranged Britain’s first boxing match, between his butler and his butcher? Or when the first speeding fine was issued for exceeding 2 mph in a built-up area?

    The Times...


    The Science of Science Fiction

    by Mark Brake Skyhorse (October 02, 2018)

    We are the first generation to live in a science fiction world.

    Media headlines declare this the age of automation. The TV talks about the coming revolution of the robot, tweets tell tales of jets that will ferry...


    Beer Hacks

    by Ben Robinson Workman Publishing Company (October 02, 2018)

    For the Love of Beer

    In this tour de force of 100 top tips and tricks, Beer Hacks presents the very best and most creative ways to serve, share, store, and savor your favorite brews. There’s PROBLEM SOLVING:...


    The Summoner's Handbook

    by Taran Matharu Feiwel & Friends (October 02, 2018)

    "The ability to summon is passed down through the blood..."

    Summoner: One who is gifted with the ability to summon demonic creatures that are emotionally connected to their human counterparts. As brought to life...


    Ancient Greek Philosophers

    by Editors of Canterbury Classics & Kenneth C. Mondschein Canterbury Classics (October 02, 2018)

    "Philosophy begins in wonder."

                                         --Plato

    Have you ever wondered about the development of civilization? What topics were discussed in the...


    Holiday Hacks

    by Keith Bradford Adams Media (October 02, 2018)

    Streamline and simplify your holiday season with this comprehensive guide filled with quick tips, easy hacks, and fun DIY project ideas—all designed for the most wonderful time of the year!

    While the holidays...


    101 Things You Didn't Know about the Civil War

    by Thomas Turner Adams Media (October 02, 2018)

    Get the lowdown on America’s Bloodiest War—the Civil War—with this essential guide to 101 interesting and unexpected facts about this defining event in US history.

    Do you know which state first seceded...


    The Little Book of Rock and Roll Wisdom

    by Mike Katz & Crispin Kott Lyons Press (October 01, 2018)

    When the singing is over and the talking starts, that’s when the true, unvarnished wisdom of rock ‘n’ roll comes out.

    Built on first-hand experience, the gorgeous, illustrated Little Book of Rock ‘n’...


    The Feminist Financial Handbook

    by Brynne Conroy Mango (September 30, 2018)

    Sometimes the best way to stick it to the man is by doing well for yourself. There’s just one problem: it’s hard to do well for yourself when systemic oppression has placed innumerable hurdles between you...


    Exercise in Action: Core

    by Hollis Lance Liebman Thunder Bay Press (September 25, 2018)

    An instant visual guide to developing strong core muscles in your body.

    It doesn’t matter if you’re a fitness novice or an elite athlete, or whether or not you have a gym membership. Developing a strong core...


    Weird Dance

    by Tim Rayborn & Abigail Keyes Skyhorse (September 18, 2018)

    Attend a grand ball of the bizarre and never look at dance the same way again!

    Weird Dance processes through the odd, grim, and unintentionally humorous history of dance, uncovering strange stories and weird...


    Historical Dictionary of Chinese Foreign Affairs

    by Lawrence R. Sullivan & Robert L. Paarlberg Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 18, 2018)

    In an act of totally unnecessary and wanton destruction, British forces in China during the Second Opium War (1856-1860) looted and destroyed much of the Old Imperial Summer Palace (Yuanmingyuan) including three...


    Jean Hugard's Mental Magic

    by Hugard Racehorse (September 15, 2018)

    Learn the Secrets Behind Mind Tricks and Mental Mysticism with Cards

    Learn the Secrets Behind Mind Tricks and Mental Mysticism with Cards

    Looking to expand your magical repertoire? Want to entrance and confound...


    Jean Hugard's Complete Course in Modern Magic

    by Hugard Racehorse (September 15, 2018)

    A Comprehensive Magic Overview from a Master Magician

    Do you want to explore the vast gamete that is the world of magic? Learn from a master in Jean Hugard?s Complete Course in Modern Magic. Detailed step-by-step...


    Urban Legends

    by Proud Skyhorse (September 15, 2018)

    Exciting Legendary Tales That Will Captivate Any Reader!

    Did you hear about the kids who found a Ferrari buried in their garden? What about the man who sued Satan? Or the woman who woke up in the middle of her...


    Historical Dictionary of the American Music Industry

    by Keith Hatschek & Veronica A. Wells Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 15, 2018)

    The US music industry is an exciting, fast-paced, marketplace which brings together creative and business interests to connect artists with audiences. This book traces the history of the music industry from...


    Living with Animals

    by Natalie Porter & Ilana Gershon Cornell University Press (September 15, 2018)

    Living with Animals is a collection of imagined animal guides—a playful and accessible look at different human-animal relationships around the world. Anthropologists and their co-authors have written accounts...


    Scots Dictionary: The perfect wee guide to the Scots language (Collins Little Books)

    by Collins Dictionaries Collins (September 06, 2018)

    A highly popular and informative guide to the Scots language in an attractive format. Contains words and phrases from both literary and everyday language, this is the perfect wee dictionary of Scots for native...


    Write to the Point

    by Sam Leith The Experiment (September 04, 2018)

    Good writers follow the rules. Great writers know the rules—and follow their instincts!

    Finding the right words, in the right order, matters—whether you’re a student embarking on an essay, a job applicant...


    How to Speak Science

    by Bruce Benamran & Michael Stevens The Experiment (September 04, 2018)

    A math-free introduction to the greatest scientific ideas of the last 2,000 years

    As smartphones, supercomputers, supercolliders, and AI propel us into an ever more unfamiliar future, How to Speak Science takes...


    You/Poet

    by Rayna Hutchison & Samuel Blake Adams Media (September 04, 2018)

    Offering a variety of advice for tapping into your creative voice, sharing your work online, and honing your writing skills, You/Poet shows you how to express yourself creatively through the art of poetry.

    You...


    Best Movies of the 80s

    by Helen O'Hara Portable Press (September 04, 2018)

    Travel back in time to the most bodacious movie decade ever!

    Don't miss this trip through the movies that defined the ’80s era. Packed with photos and memorabilia of Hollywood stars, this collection of classic...


    Uncle John's Actual and Factual Bathroom Reader

    by Bathroom Readers' Institute Portable Press (September 04, 2018)

    It’s an actual fact—Uncle John is the most entertaining thing in the bathroom!

    Uncle John and his team of devoted researchers are back again with an all-new collection of weird news stories, odd historical...


    A Gil Vicente Bibliography (2005–2015)

    by Constantin C. Stathatos Lehigh University Press (September 01, 2018)

    This is a compilation of contributions to the study of the Portuguese playwright Gil Vicente (1465–1536) which appeared between 2005 and 2015. Entries are grouped under three main headings: Editions and Adaptations,...


    A Research Guide to Cartographic Resources

    by Eva H. Dodsworth Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (August 31, 2018)

    The interdisciplinary uses of traditional cartographic resources and modern GIS tools allow for the analysis and discovery of information across a wide spectrum of fields. A Research Guide to Cartographic Resources...


    The Rider's Balance

    by SYLVIA LOCH, Charlotte Dujardin & Anthony Osmond-Evans Kenilworth Press (August 24, 2018)

    This book is designed for all riders from the very novice to the most advanced. Sylvia Loch teaches through illustrations and photos how each tiny shift of the rider’s weight will affect the horse’s balance....


    Historical Dictionary of Unitarian Universalism

    by Mark W. Harris Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (August 24, 2018)

    The Unitarian Universalist religious movement is small in numbers, but has a long history as a radical, reforming movement within Protestantism, coupled with a larger, liberal social witness to the world. Both...


    Gods and Heroes

    by Korwin Briggs Workman Publishing Company (August 21, 2018)

    Meet the Original Superheroes. 

    Before there was Batman, Wonder Woman, or Black Panther...there was Indra, Hindu king of gods, who battled a fearsome snake to save the world from drought. Athena, the powerful...


    Historical Dictionary of Chad

    by Mario J. Azevedo & Samuel Decalo Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (August 15, 2018)

    Having achieved its independence from France in 1960, Chad has run into a serious crises of national building, which have continued to haunt it to the present day, making it one of the poorest and most politically...


    Historical Dictionary of Belarus

    by Grigory Ioffe & Vitali Silitski Jr. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (August 15, 2018)

    Belarus is one of fifteen successor states of the former Soviet Union. It’s the only post-Soviet state that is in full of control of its territory and has no territorial conflicts with its neighbors. It’s...


    Epic Fails

    by Salvador Jimenez Murguia Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (August 15, 2018)

    Many of the most successful innovations—from the light bulb to the Internet—have often resulted from ingenuity, ambition, and dedication. Such achievements have changed lives for the better. Yet for every...


    Historical Dictionary of Tajikistan

    by Kamoludin Abdullaev Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (August 10, 2018)

    Tajikistan is the poorest and only Persian-speaking country among the post-Soviet independent states. Historically, the Tajiks of Central Asia and Afghanistan along with the Persians of modern Iran came from...


    An Informal History of the Hugos

    by Jo Walton Tom Doherty Associates (August 07, 2018)

    Engaged, passionate, and consistently entertaining, An Informal History of the Hugos is a book about the renowned science fiction award for the many who enjoyed Jo Walton's previous collection of writing from...


    Was it a Crucifixion or rather a cross' fiction?

    by Alejandro Cuevas-Sosa Grosvenor House Publishing (August 01, 2018)

    This book is not on religions, but about whom the religious figures and many more persons were and are. Patriarchs, prophets, Buddha, Jesus, Mary, Joseph and associates, Lamas and Mohammad apologize to their...