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The World Almanac and Book of Facts 2015

by Sarah Janssen World Almanac (December 09, 2014)

Get thousands of facts right at your fingertips with this updated resource.

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


The Quotable Musician

by Sheila E. Anderson Allworth (February 16, 2010)

In The Quotable Musician: From Bach to Tupac, music artists through the ages speak out in this illuminating collection of quotations. Both the famous and the obscure from every genre of music--including classical,...


Federal Benefits for Veterans, Dependents, and Survivors

by The US Department of Veterans Affairs Skyhorse (November 18, 2014)

Veterans of the United States armed forces may be eligible for a broad range of benefits and services provided by the US Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). If you’re looking for information on these benefits...


The Gifted Boss: How to Find, Create and Keep Great Employees

by Dale Dauten HarperCollins e-books (May 17, 2011)

Want freedom from management, mediocrity and morons?

Ever wonder what the best bosses know that you don't?

Do you want to have great employees, people who don't need to be managed and who make everyone around...


The Fly-Fisher's Companion

by Darrel Martin Skyhorse (November 18, 2014)

This book grew from the author's desire to consolidate the many teachings that he uses in his popular fly-fishing classes. It is a textbook that includes concise and selective commentary on tackle, casting,...


The CIA World Factbook 2015

by Central Intelligence Agency Skyhorse (November 04, 2014)

From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, The CIA World Factbook 2015 offers complete and up-to-date information on the world’s nations. This comprehensive guide is packed with detailed information on the politics, populations,...


The Little Blue Book of Travel Wisdom

by Julie Ganz Skyhorse (November 04, 2014)

From the early explorers to space travelers and holiday jetsetters, those in transit have acknowledged both the benefits and downsides of life on the go. The Little Blue Book of Travel Wisdom is a collection...


Mitt Romney in His Own Words

by Phillip Hines Threshold Editions (April 03, 2012)

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney has articulated his vision for America’s future in an election-year tumult of campaign speeches and media interviews; now, this essential collection of Romney’s...


Grace's Guide

by Grace Helbig Touchstone (October 21, 2014)

#1 New York Times Bestseller

By the host of The Grace Helbig Show on E! and the it’sGrace YouTube channel, comedian Grace Helbig offers an irreverent and illustrated guide to life for anyone faced with the...


Beverly Hills Manners

by Lisa Gache Skyhorse (November 11, 2014)

In Beverly Hills, fame and wealth can buy everything—except class, grace, and sophistication. In Beverly Hills Manners, Lisa Gaché offers a behind-the-scenes look at the unique social dilemmas of the residents...


Orgasm in 5 Minutes

by Tina Robbins Skyhorse (October 21, 2014)

What exactly does the feminine orgasm consist of? Can all women have them? What techniques and postures are the most appropriate to attain one? Are all women multiorgasmic?

Although the female orgasm still provokes...


The Little Black Book of Political Wisdom

by Sanford L. Jacobs Skyhorse (November 04, 2014)

Politics. It’s a word that carries a great deal of weight, and there have been many words spoken about it ever since human beings decided it might be a good idea to come down from the trees and form some kind...


The Lovers' Guide to Homemade Video

by Serena Vallés & Carlos Martínez Skyhorse (November 04, 2014)

Inside every person, as timid as they might seem, dwells a being who feels curious about or enjoys watching themselves naked in erotic situations, whether it’s alone or with a partner. This manual provides...


Chic-tionary

by Stephanie Simons & Malia Carter Skyhorse (November 18, 2014)

Chic-tionary is a darling little dictionary of fashion and beauty words you never knew existed. It takes its inspiration from the peculiar and amusing language of fashion people like Tyra Banks (smize), Man...


Big Design, Small Budget

by Betsy Helmuth & John Ha Skyhorse (October 07, 2014)

As seen on the TODAY Show!

Homeowners and renters of all means dream of having a beautiful home. With the lingering recession, many of us have less to work with but still long to live in style. Big Design, Small...


101 Things to Do with a Vibrator

by Marisa Bennett Skyhorse (November 04, 2014)

101 Things to Do with a Vibrator explores the hottest love secrets, electrified! From small buzzing eggs to full-size, humming, swiveling, and tickling vibrators, this book explores not just the kinds of sex...


Backyard Bird Photography

by Mathew Tekulsky Skyhorse (August 05, 2014)

Fans of bird watching will rejoice with Backyard Bird Photography, a guide for learning how to set up your backyard in order to take the best photographs of your local birds. In addition to guiding you through...


SAS Survival Handbook, Third Edition

by John 'Lofty' Wiseman William Morrow Paperbacks (November 11, 2014)

The ultimate guide to surviving anywhere, now updated with more than 100 pages of additional material, including a new chapter on urban survival

"A classic. ... Addresses every conceivable disaster scenario....


Conversation Starters

by Kim Chamberlain Skyhorse (October 07, 2014)

Like an onion, a conversation is often made up of layers. On its face it may appear to be on one level, but peel away a layer or two, and you will find other issues lying beneath the surface.

Providing techniques...


Occupational Outlook Handbook 2014-2015

by The U.S. Department of Labor Skyhorse (August 19, 2014)

Written by the U.S. Department of Labor, the Occupational Outlook Handbook 2014–2015 is designed to provide valuable, up-to-date assistance to individuals making decisions about their futures. Accompanying...


The Survivalist's Handbook

by Rainer Stahlberg Skyhorse (September 02, 2014)

Let Rainer Stahlberg and The Survivalist’s Handbook prepare you for any crisis. Here are step-by-step plans for surviving a range of disasters—both natural and manmade. This sit he ultimate handbook of disaster...


Oral Sex for Every Body

by Tina Robbins Skyhorse (September 16, 2014)

With clear and direct language, Oral Sex for Every Body is a practical, uninhibited guide to making your sexual relations more imaginative and pleasurable.

Oral sex has many variations (as many for her as for...


Elegant Weddings

by Jens Christiansen Skyhorse (September 09, 2014)

Many brides- and grooms-to-be dream of walking down the aisle during their perfect wedding, and for this, a lot of preparation is required. All About Weddings, the sumptuous and lavishly photographed guide to...


Easy Fixes For Everyday Things

by Editors at Reader's Digest Reader's Digest (October 14, 2014)

Maybe your smartphone fell in water or you spilled coffee on your computer keyboard. Perhaps your iron won't produce steam or your refrigerator is making an odd noise. It could be that your watch face has been...


The Home Security Handbook

by Lynne Finch & Mike Seeklander Skyhorse (September 02, 2014)

Do you know what to do if you think someone is in your house? What if an unmarked car is trying to pull you over on a dark and lonely? Author Lynne Finch takes a comprehensive look at ways to improve your family’s...


Change Your Clothes, Change Your Life

by George Brescia Gallery Books (August 19, 2014)

Open the door to harmonious, powerful, and positive dressing with a guide that’s like The Secret—for your wardrobe. In this groundbreaking how-to book, style expert George Brescia shows you how to transform...


SAS Tracking Handbook

by Barry Davies Skyhorse (August 05, 2014)

Tracking originated with man’s need for food; he needed to understand what he was following and what the rewards would be if he was successful. Little has changed over time about the terms of tracking. We...


101 Favorite Nymphs and Wet Flies

by David Klausmeyer Skyhorse (August 05, 2014)

101 Favorite Nymph and Wet Flies is the latest from acclaimed writer David Klausmeyer to complement his recent volume, 101 Favorite Dry Flies. Whether you are a beginner seeking a comprehensible fishing guide...


To Knit or Not to Knit

by Elvira Woodruff Skyhorse (July 15, 2014)

To Knit or Not to Knit is a unique Dear Abby/mini-knitting essay collection, offering humorous tales of triumph and terror on the needles, with a witty nod to the famous and infamous throughout history.

As Mrs....


25,000+ Baby Names

by Bruce Lansky Meadowbrook (March 22, 2011)

Select the perfect name for your new baby!

Not sure what to name your child?

Torn between a traditional family name and an up-and-coming name?

Or maybe you don't even know where to start?

Let 25,000+ Baby Names...


How to Become a Navy SEAL

by Don Mann Skyhorse (August 05, 2014)

Do you want to be a member of one of the world’s most elite special operations forces? Not everyone has what it takes to become a Navy SEAL (Sea, Air, and Land). The training required—and the job itself—is...


The Ultimate Prepper's Guide

by Jay Cassell Skyhorse (June 03, 2014)

The Ultimate Preppers' Guide is packed with practical approaches, step-by-step instructions, and how-to explanations for disaster and emergency preparation. Knowledge maps, flow charts, and templates provide...


A Collection of Chinese Maxims

by Yin Haibo & Yin Bangyan Simon & Schuster (May 06, 2014)

A beautiful collection of Chinese maxims now available in both the original Chinese and in English translation. They cover such diverse topics as government, learning, cultivation of character, affections, and...


How to Fix Absolutely Anything

by Instructables.com & Nicole Smith Skyhorse (May 06, 2014)

The one book that shows you how to fix anything anywhere in your home!

There are a million things that can go wrong in your home. Faucets leak. Floorboards creak. Paint flakes. Chairs break. With How to Fix Absolutely...


Roberts' Guide for Butlers and Other Household Staff

by Robert Roberts Skyhorse (May 06, 2014)

Originally published in 1827, Roberts’ Guide for Butlers and Other Household Staff was a handbook for servants to perform their duties more efficiently and thoughtfully. Roberts gives a plethora of information...


The Mindful Writer

by Dinty W. Moore Wisdom Publications (April 10, 2012)

Going beyond the typical "how to write" book, The Mindful Writer illuminates the creative process: where writing and creativity originate, how mindfulness plays into work, how to cultivate good writing habits,...


Inspiring Generosity

by Barbara Bonner Wisdom Publications (April 01, 2014)

Inspiring stories and beautifully typeset quotations about generosity. WARNING: This book might change your life.

The desire to act generously arrives like an uninvited guest, unexpectedly, like a lightning bolt,...


The Little Red Book of Kitchen Wisdom

by Nicole Frail, Matthew Magda & Kerri Frail Skyhorse (April 01, 2014)

From Thomas Keller to Julia Child—hundreds of quotes that are sure to please anyone who loves to cook, bake, drink, and eat.

As American chef and food writer James Beard once said, "Food is our common ground,...


The New Art of Living Green

by Erica Palmcrantz Aziz & Susanne Hovenäs Skyhorse (April 01, 2014)

In today’s busy world it’s easy to understand the desire for shortcuts. With our time eaten up by work, family, and errands, we almost unconsciously look for quick fixes that aren’t always the healthiest...


The Little Red Book of Graduate Wisdom

by Michael Pipper Skyhorse (April 01, 2014)

Advice, inspiration, and consolation for those facing life after school.

Sometimes graduates need a gift that is a little more comprehensive than Oh, the Places You’ll Go! This small book is packed full of...


1,001 Pearls of Spiritual Wisdom

by Kim Lim Skyhorse (April 01, 2014)

The most inspirational and thought-provoking ruminations on spirituality.

1,001 Pearls of Spiritual Wisdom collects the most comforting and thought-provoking thoughts ever spoken and written. Not bound by any...


Your Pinkie Is More Powerful Than Your Thumb: And 333 Other Surprising Facts That Will Make You Wealthier, Healthier and Smarter Than Everyone Else

by Mark Di Vincenzo HarperCollins e-books (March 01, 2011)

Mark Di Vincenzo, the New York Times bestselling author of Buy Ketchup in May and Fly at Noon, brings us another book of fascinating, eminently useful facts certain to make you healthier, wealthier, and wiser....


Big Secrets

by William Poundstone HarperCollins e-books (February 22, 2011)

The Book That Gives the Inside Story on Hundreds of Secrets of American Life --Big Secrets.

Are there really secret backward messages in rock music, or is somebody nuts? We tested suspect tunes at a recording...


The Insult Dictionary

by Julie Tibbott Reader's Digest (April 18, 2013)

Do you long for the days when a jerk was a “cad”? Want to tell that “swillbelly” to clean up his table manners and that grumbling “glump” to stop whining? Would you like a way of saying simpleton...


Don't Screw It Up!

by Laura Lee Reader's Digest (March 07, 2013)

Do you know how to tie your shoe? Or do you just think you do but you’ve actually been screwing it up for decades like most people have?

This witty, light book takes a fresh spin on all the mistakes we make...


Homemade

by Editors of Reader's Digest Reader's Digest (February 14, 2008)

For the first time in one book, here are low-cost, all-natural replacement recipes for 713 name-brand products that you buy week in and week out at the supermarket, pharmacy, or discount store. Save a fortune...


Quotable Quotes

by Editors of Reader's Digest Reader's Digest (March 31, 1997)

A collection of words of wisdom, wry witticisms, provocative opinions, and inspiring reflections-from Benjamin Franklin to Colin Powell, Abraham Lincoln to Mother Teresa, Margaret Mead to Garrison Keillor. From...


Extraordinary Uses for Ordinary Things

by Editors of Reader's Digest Reader's Digest (March 22, 2007)

When you have a problem, don’t run to the store and waste good money, just open your pantry door—and EXTRAORDINARY USES FOR ORDINARY THINGS. You’d be amazed at what you can do with baby oil, bleach, duct...


In the Loop & Up to Speed

by Caroline Taggart Reader's Digest (October 11, 2012)

The bottom line is this: The workplace is a minefield of business jargon that people exchange on a daily basis, and it can all start to sound like everyone around you is speaking another language. So if you...


13 Things They Won't Tell You

by Editors of Reader's Digest Reader's Digest (September 13, 2012)

Every month, Reader’s Digest asks selected experts from a different profession to spill their secrets. Readers walk a mile in their shoes and see things that are enlightening, horrifying, and give them a whole...