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Atlas Obscura, 2nd Edition

by Joshua Foer, Ella Morton & Dylan Thuras Workman Publishing Company (October 15, 2019)

Discover wonder.

“A wanderlust-whetting cabinet of curiosities on paper.”— New York Times

Inspiring equal parts wonder and wanderlust, Atlas Obscura is a phenomenon of a travel book that shot to the top...


The Newish Jewish Encyclopedia

by Stephanie Butnick, Liel Leibovitz & Mark Oppenheimer Artisan (September 17, 2019)

“[A] delightfully irreverent romp through Jewish history and culture.”

Library Journal, starred review

An Unorthodox Guide to Everything Jewish

Deeply knowing, highly entertaining, and just a little bit...


Uncle John's Truth, Trivia, and the Pursuit of Factiness Bathroom Reader

by Bathroom Readers' Institute Portable Press (September 03, 2019)

It’s all about the facts—and Uncle John is back with a ton of them!

For the 32nd year, Uncle John and his loyal researchers have teamed up to bring you the latest tidbits from the world of pop culture, history,...


It's a Numberful World

by Eddie Woo The Experiment (September 03, 2019)

Why aren’t left-handers extinct?

What makes a rainbow round?

How is a pancreas . . . like a pendulum?

Publisher's note: It's a Numberful World was published in Australia under the title Woo's Wonderful World...


Have You Eaten Grandma?

by Gyles Brandreth Atria Books (August 13, 2019)

For anyone who wants to make fewer (not less) grammar mistakes, a lively, effective, and witty guide to all the ins and outs of the English language, reminiscent of the New York Times bestseller Eats, Shoots...


Deep operations.

by Department of the Army, United States Headquarters, Department of the Army (August 01, 2019)

A publication of the U.S. Army, this work models operational frameworks for military commanders regarding presentation of material to subordinate commanders and working within relevant legal structures.


The Armed Forces officer

by Swain, Richard M. (Richard Moody) National Defense University Press (August 01, 2019)

This work serves as a moral, ethical, and civil framework for commissioned officers in all branches of the United States Armed Forces to address the challenges inherent in an era of complex national security....


What Kind of Quiz Book Are You?

by Rachel McMahon Atria Books (July 02, 2019)

From BuzzFeed’s quiz-making genius—a witty and irresistible collection of whip-smart and pop culture savvy quizzes that reveals secrets and quirks you never knew about yourself.

Who hasn’t clicked on an...


The CIA World Factbook 2019-2020

by Central Intelligence Agency Skyhorse (June 18, 2019)

The ultimate, comprehensive guide to country-by-country statistics around the world.

From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, The CIA World Factbook 2019-2020 offers complete and up-to-date information on the world's...


History's Weirdest Deaths

by James Proud Portable Press (June 11, 2019)

A Simon & Schuster eBook. Simon & Schuster has a great book for every reader.


Reader's Digest Extraordinary Uses for Ordinary Things New Edition

by Reader's Digest Reader's Digest (June 11, 2019)

An updated edition, now fully illustrated and in color, of the classic guide to using common household items to replace, restore, repair, or revive almost anything in your household—including yourself.

When...


Be Ready for Anything

by Daisy Luther Racehorse (June 11, 2019)

Will you be a ready for a dozen different kinds of disasters? You want to be prepared for whatever emergencies come your way. While prepping for a dozen different disasters may sound like a daunting task, there’s...


The A-Z of Curious Wales

by Mark Rees The History Press (June 03, 2019)

Why would revellers carry a terrifying horse’s skull on a pole door-to-door at Christmastime? Why is the cursed wall of Port Talbot protected by a global corporation for fear it might destroy the town? How...


The Florida Wildlife Encyclopedia

by Scott Shupe Skyhorse (May 28, 2019)

Florida’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. The state’s first European...


Sports Weird-o-Pedia

by Lew Freedman Racehorse (May 21, 2019)

By any standard of normal behavior, sports cannot escape the definition of weirdness.

Sports achievements have the capacity to inspire and excite watchers, whether through athletic brilliance or magnificent team...


Sex Weird-O-Pedia

by Ross Benes Racehorse (May 21, 2019)

Whether you are an abstinent virgin or a kinky horndog, one thing we can all agree on is that sex manifests itself throughout society in bizarre ways.

Sex is the ultimate multidisciplinary subject, and it cannot...


Prepared Not Scared

by Bill Stanton Galvanized Media (May 14, 2019)

The ultimate guidebook for protecting yourself and your family from the terrifying dangers surrounding us all written by Bill Stanton, arguably the nation’s most recognized and respected expert in personal...


Damned If You Do . . .

by Workman Publishing Workman Publishing Company (May 14, 2019)

Would you rather…

Be rich and stupid or smart and poor?

Have the CIA after you or have the Mafia after you?

Be on vacation with your 60-year-old parents and have your mom insist on wearing a thong bikini or have...


Everyday Amazing

by Beatrice the Biologist Adams Media (May 07, 2019)

Like fan mail addressed to the natural world, Everyday Amazing is filled with uplifting and interesting musings on science from Beatrice the Biologist.

Beatrice the Biologist is an easily amused former high...


Heart, Sass & Soul

by Greta Solomon Mango (April 15, 2019)

Heart, Soul & Sass is a self-help book about using the practice of writing to create a fulfilling life. One that is rich, and full, and truly expresses who you are. It’s not about writing because you want...


102 Things to Do Before you Are Due

by Dawn Dais & Leticia Plate duopress (April 05, 2019)

Whether your pregnancy was an “oopsie” or stemmed from intricately charted ovulation cycles, you are most likely going to kick off the party with a home pregnancy test. Or ten. And there you’ll be, staring...


The Illinois Wildlife Encyclopedia

by Scott Shupe Skyhorse (April 02, 2019)

Illinois’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...


We Don't Know Either

by City Trivia Mango (March 31, 2019)

Entertaining Trivia Nights in a Book

Fans of Uncle John's Bathroom Reader and the Guinness Book of World Records will achieve trivia mastery and dominance with We Don't Know Either: Trivia Night Done Right...


The Little History of Aberdeenshire

by Duncan Harley The History Press (March 01, 2019)

Duncan Harley leads the inquisitive reader on a fast-paced and exciting journey through Aberdeenshire’s past. Readers will be introduced to Beaker People, the Picts and, of course, those Roman legionnaires...


Total Survival

by James C. Jones Skyhorse (February 26, 2019)

Knowing that no survival book can cover every conceivable aspect of surviving in every conceivable situation, in Total Survival, veteran survivalist James C. Jones delivers tips that cover the most likely needs...


Leprechauns

by Bob Curran Adams Media (February 12, 2019)

Explore the magic, mischief, and mystery behind Ireland’s most iconic and beloved mythical creature: the leprechaun.

Leprechauns have been at the heart of Irish culture for years, capturing our hearts and...


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...