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National Geographic Pocket Guide to the Weather of North America
National Geographic Pocket Guide to the Weather of North America

JACK WILLIAMS · NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC SOC
Pages: 180
Format: Print book

Everybody talks about the weather but how many really understand it? This little book is a basic reference on storms, sky phenomena, global patterns of wind and pressure, weather forecasting techniques, interpreting cloud formations, and extreme weather safety. Each one of 144 featured...
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President Me: The America That's in My Head
President Me: The America That's in My Head

Adam Carolla · !t
Pages: 277
Format: Hardcover

In President Me, Carolla shares his vision for a different, better America free from big issues like big government down to small problems like hotel alarm clock placement. Running on an anti-narcissism platform, President Carolla calls for a return to the values of an earlier time when...
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Rubber Band Jewelry All Grown Up: Learn to Make Stylish Bracelets, Rings, Necklaces, Earrings, and More
Rubber Band Jewelry All Grown Up: Learn to Make Stylish Bracelets, Rings, Necklaces, Earrings, and More

Colleen Dorsey · Fox Chapel Publishing
Format: Book

Move over, kids... rubber band jewelry is much too cool to leave to the younger set! This book takes rubber band accessories out of the schoolyard and onto the fashion runway. Rubber Band Jewelry All Grown Up provides innovative designs, expert instructions, and elegant inspiration for every...
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Winter Stews & One-Pot Dinners: Tasty Recipes that Fill Your Belly and Warm Your Heart
Winter Stews & One-Pot Dinners: Tasty Recipes that Fill Your Belly and Warm Your Heart

Daniella Malfitano · Countryman Press
Pages: 128
Format: Print book

Warm up with easy make-ahead casseroles and no-fuss stovetop mealsWinter stews and casseroles don't have to be boring. Here are 50 surprisingly simple updates on classic recipes, most of which can be prepared ahead of time and cooked when you're ready to eat. After all, the last thing you want...
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Strong Is the New Beautiful: Embrace Your Natural Beauty, Eat Clean, and Harness Your Power
Strong Is the New Beautiful: Embrace Your Natural Beauty, Eat Clean, and Harness Your Power

Lindsey Vonn · Dey St.
Pages: 242
Format: Print book

Lessons in strength, fitness, food, and attitude from the popular world champion skier and beauty icon - Olympic gold medalist Lindsey Vonn. Olympic Alpine skier Lindsey Vonn wants women to stop thinking about "losing weight fast," and instead focus on loving their bodies for what...
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The New Christmas Tree: 24 Dazzling Trees and Over 100 Handcrafted Projects for an Inspired Holiday
The New Christmas Tree: 24 Dazzling Trees and Over 100 Handcrafted Projects for an Inspired Holiday

Carrie Brown · Artisan Publishers
Pages: 296
Format: Hardcover

This Christmas, consider everyday objects from a new point of view, embrace a fresh color palette, or give your children's handmade ornaments or special family heirlooms a new life. The inspiration is endless here, with one-of-a-kind trees that celebrate food, nature, fashion, folk...
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Not Cool: The Hipster Elite and Their War on You
Not Cool: The Hipster Elite and Their War on You

Greg Gutfeld · Crown Forum; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

Behind every awful, dangerous decision lurks one evil beast: the Cool.     From politics to the personal, from fashion to food, from the campus to the locker room, the desire to be cool has infected  all aspects of our lives. At its most harmless, it is annoying. At its worst,...
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Our Lost Constitution: The Willful Subversion of America's Founding Document
Our Lost Constitution: The Willful Subversion of America's Founding Document

Mike Lee · Sentinel
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

The still-unfolding story of America's Constitution is a history of heroes and villains - the flawed visionaries who inspired and crafted liberty's safeguards, and the shortsighted opportunists who defied them. Those stories are known by few today.In Our Lost Constitution, Senator...
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The Disease Delusion: Conquering the Causes of Chronic Illness for a Healthier, Longer, and Happier Life
The Disease Delusion: Conquering the Causes of Chronic Illness for a Healthier, Longer, and Happier Life

Dr.Jeffrey S. Bland · Harperwave
Pages: 409
Format: Hardcover

For decades, Dr. Jeffrey Bland has been on the cutting edge of Functional Medicine, which seeks to pinpoint and prevent the cause of illness, rather than treat its symptoms. Managing chronic diseases accounts for three quarters of our total healthcare costs, because we're masking these...
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The News Media: What Everyone Needs to Know®
The News Media: What Everyone Needs to Know®

C W Anderson · Oxford University Press
Pages: 224
Format: Print book

The business of journalism has an extensive, storied, and often romanticized history. Newspaper reporting has long shaped the way that we see the world, played key roles in exposing scandals, and has even been alleged to influence international policy. The past several years have seen the newspaper...
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One Man Guy
One Man Guy

Michael Barakiva · Farrar Straus Giroux
Pages: 255
Format: Hardcover

Alek Khederian should have guessed something was wrong when his parents took him to a restaurant. Everyone knows that Armenians never eat out. Why bother, when their home cooking is far superior to anything "these Americans" could come up with? Between bouts of interrogating the waitress...
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Jerry Lee Lewis: His Own Story
Jerry Lee Lewis: His Own Story

Rick Bragg · Harper; 1st edition
Format: Hardcover

New York Times BestsellerThe greatest Southern storyteller of our time, New York Times bestselling author Rick Bragg, tracks down the greatest rock and roller of all time, Jerry Lee Lewis - and gets his own story, from the source, for the very first time.A monumental figure on the American...
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How to Do Absolutely Everything: Homegrown Projects from Real Do-It-Yourself Experts
How to Do Absolutely Everything: Homegrown Projects from Real Do-It-Yourself Experts

Instructables.com · Skyhorse Publishing; 1 edition
Format: eBook

Continuing the Instructables series with Skyhorse Publishing, a mammoth collection of projects has been selected and curated for this special best-of volume of Instructables. The guides in this book cover the entire spectrum of possibilities that the popular website has to offer, showcasing...
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Making Great Papercrafts, Origami, Stationery and Gift Wraps: A Truly Comprehensive Collection Of Papercraft Ideas, Designs And Techniques, With Over 300 Projects And 2400 Photographs
Making Great Papercrafts, Origami, Stationery and Gift Wraps: A Truly Comprehensive Collection Of Papercraft Ideas, Designs And Techniques, With Over 300 Projects And 2400 Photographs

Kate Lively · Lorenz Books
Format: Hardcover

Paper is the ideal creative medium, and here is every kind of project and technique to try, all shown in clear stages with more than 2400 photographs and artworks.
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LIFE The Wizard of Oz: 75 Years Along the Yellow Brick Road
LIFE The Wizard of Oz: 75 Years Along the Yellow Brick Road

The Editors of LIFE · Life
Format: Book

LIFE is where the nation first learned about The Wizard of Oz and its soon-to-be starlet Judy Garland. Seventy-five years after the debut of the classic American movie, this commemorative volume, LIFE The Wizard of Oz: 75 Years Along the Yellow Brick Road, includes rare and never-before-seen...
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