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How Your Book Sells Itself: 10 Ways Your Book Is Your Ultimate Marketing Tool

Format: Book

Are you terrified of marketing your book? Do you have it ready to go (or already published), but you feel stuck because you don’t know what to do next?Book marketing can feel like you’re never doing enough. It can seem impossible. How do you know if you’re focusing...

Bowl Me Over: A Bounty of Tiny Pillows to Enjoy Every Day

Debbie Busby · That Patchwork Place
Pages: 80
Format: Paperback

Stitch 'em up, pile 'em high, and enjoy! These sweet little pillows are irresistibly fun to stitch! Thirty petite bowl fillers are a snap to make with Debbie's easy wool-applique techniques, embroidery stitches, and finishing steps.With a folk-art flair that encourages creativity,...
Floret Farm's a Year in Flowers: Essential Guide to Designing Gorgeous Arrangements for Every Season

Benzakein, Erin · CHRONICLE BOOKS

Learn how to buy, style, and present seasonal flower arrangements for every occasion.

With sections on tools, flower care, and design techniques, Floret Farm's A Year in Flowers presents all the secrets to arranging garden-fresh bouquets.

Featuring expert advice from Erin...
The Math of Life and Death: 7 Mathematical Principles That Shape Our Lives

Kit Yates · Scribner
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

A brilliant and entertaining mathematician illuminates seven mathematical principles that shape our lives. "Kit Yates shows how our private and social lives are suffused by mathematics. Ignorance may bring tragedy or farce. This is an exquisitely interesting book. It's a deeply...
Consider This

Chuck Palahniuk · Grand Central Publishing
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

Renowned, bestselling novelist Chuck Palahniuk takes us behind the scenes of the writing life, with postcards from decades on the road and incredible examination of the power of fiction and the art of storytelling.

In this spellbinding blend of memoir and insight, bestselling author...
Carving Realistic Animals with Power, 2nd Edition

Russell, Frank C. · SCHIFFER PUB LTD
Format: Book

Every power tool and technique necessary for capturing the animal kingdom in wood is presented in this thorough and engaging volume. Frank C. Russell provides concise instructions and never-before-demonstrated techniques and carving sequences for transforming a block of wood into a lifelike...

Sovietistan: Travels in Turkmenistan, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, and Uzbekistan

Erika Fatland · Pegasus Books
Pages: 448
Format: Hardcover

An unforgettable journey through Central Asia, one of the most mysterious and history-laden regions of the world.Turkmenistan, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan, and Uzbekistan became free of the Soviet Union in 1991. But though they are new to modern statehood, this is a region rich in ancient...
Make Noise: A Creator's Guide to Podcasting and Great Audio Storytelling

Eric Nuzum · Workman Publishing Company
Pages: 264
Format: Paperback

Podcasting is the fast-growing media platform in the world, with currently 650,000 podcasts out there, in 100 languages, and offering over 20 million episodes. And we're only at the beginning. More and more podcasts appear every day, and more and more entrepreneurs, businesses, individuals,...
Humble Pi: When Math Goes Wrong in the Real World

Matt Parker · Riverhead Books
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

An international bestseller

The book-length answer to anyone who ever put their hand up in math class and asked, "When am I ever going to use this in the real world?"

"Fun, informative, and relentlessly entertaining, Humble Pi is a charming and very...
Overview: A New Perspective of Earth

Benjamin Grant · Amphoto
Pages: 288
Format: Print book

A stunning and unique collection of satellite images of Earth that offer an unexpected look at humanity, derived from the wildly popular Daily Overview Instagram account.

Inspired by the "Overview Effect"--a sensation that astronauts experience when given the opportunity...
Secondhand: Travels in the New Global Garage Sale

Adam Minter · Bloomsbury Publishing
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

From the author of Junkyard Planet, a journey into the surprising afterlives of our former possessions.

Downsizing. Decluttering. A parent's death. Sooner or later, all of us are faced with things we no longer need or want. But when we drop our old clothes and other items...

Grow Your Author Platform: Generating Book Sales with Your Website, Email Marketing, Blogging, Youtube and Pinterest Using Content Marketing

Format: Book

“How do I get my book discovered?” It’s a question every writer asks, whether it’s their first book, tenth book, or if the book still needs to be published.Every year the amount of books published grows exponentially and your story only gets lost in the shuffle....

Rewild Yourself: Making Nature More Visible in our Lives

Simon Barnes · Pegasus Books
Pages: 208
Format: Hardcover

For those readers who want to get closer to the nature all around them and bring it back into focus within their lives, this book is the ideal companion.

We're not just losing the wild world. We're forgetting it. We're no longer noticing it. We've lost the habit of looking and seeing...

The Rise of the Ultra Runners: A Journey to the Edge of Human Endurance

Adharanand Finn · Pegasus Books
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

An electrifying look inside the wild world of extreme distance running.

Once the reserve of only the most hardcore enthusiasts, ultra running is now a thriving global industry, with hundreds of thousands of competitors each year. But is the rise of this most brutal and challenging...

A Chronology of Photography: A Cultural Timeline From Camera Obscura to Instagram

Paul Lowe · Thames & Hudson
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

A rich and fresh perspective on the history of photography, tracing the complex links between technological innovation, social change, and artistic intervention.As a medium of documentation, social commentary, commercial marketing, artistic exploration, and self-expression over the last...