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Alton Brown: EveryDayCook
Alton Brown: EveryDayCook

Alton Brown · Ballantine Books
Pages: 256
Format: Print book

My name is Alton Brown, and I wrote this book. It's my first in a few years because I've been a little busy with TV stuff and interwebs stuff and live stage show stuff. Sure, I've been cooking, but it's been mostly to feed myself and people in my immediate vicinity - which is really what...
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The Urban Bestiary: Encountering the Everyday Wild
The Urban Bestiary: Encountering the Everyday Wild

Lyanda Lynn Haupt · Little, Brown and Company
Format: Hardcover

From the bestselling author of Crow Planet, a compelling journey into the secret lives of the wild animals at our back door.In THE URBAN BESTIARY, acclaimed nature writer Lyanda Lynn Haupt journeys into the heart of the everyday wild, where coyotes, raccoons, chickens, hawks, and humans...
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Mecca: The Sacred City
Mecca: The Sacred City

Ziauddin Sardar · Bloomsbury USA; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

Mecca is, for many, the heart of Islam. It is the birthplace of Muhammad, the direction to which Muslims turn when they pray, and the site of pilgrimage that annually draws some three million Muslims from all corners of the world. Yet the significance of Mecca is more than purely religious....
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Excel Sales Forecasting For Dummies
Excel Sales Forecasting For Dummies

Mike Alexander · John Wiley
Pages: 404
Format: Print book

One of the biggest challenges sales and marketing professionals face is forecasting future sales as accurately as possible. The few books published on the subject are full of arcane business school terms and complex algebraic equations. With Microsoft Excel, Conrad Carlberg manages to cut through...
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The Steampunk User's Manual: An Illustrated Practical and Whimsical Guide to Creating Retro-futurist Dreams
The Steampunk User's Manual: An Illustrated Practical and Whimsical Guide to Creating Retro-futurist Dreams

Jeff VanderMeer · Harry N Abrams
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

Steampunk, the retro-futuristic cultural movement, has become a substantial and permanent genre in the worlds of fantasy and science fiction. A large part of its appeal is that, at its core, Steampunk is about doing it yourself: building on the past while also innovating and creating something...
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Eight World Cups: My Journey through the Beauty and Dark Side of Soccer
Eight World Cups: My Journey through the Beauty and Dark Side of Soccer

George Vecsey · Henry Holt & Co
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

On the eve of the 2014 World Cup, New York Times sports columnist George Vecsey offers a personal perspective on the beautiful gameBlending witty travelogue with action on the field--and shady dealings in back rooms--George Vecsey offers an eye-opening, globe-trotting account of the last...
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I've Got Sand In All the Wrong Places
I've Got Sand In All the Wrong Places

Lisa Scottoline · St. Martin's Press
Pages: 288
Format: Print book

Lisa and Francesca are back with another collection of warm and witty stories that will strike a chord with every woman. This six book series is among the best reviewed humor books published today and has been compared to the late greats, Erma Bombeck and Nora Ephron. Delia Ephron said...
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The Poem She Didn't Write and Other Poems
The Poem She Didn't Write and Other Poems

Olena Kalytiak Davis · Copper Canyon
Pages: 120
Format: Print book

Honored as one of "Nine Great Poetry Books of the Year" by The New Yorker."The Poem She Didn't Write is a breakup book, full of the kinds of invective and taunts honed by a person who has spent, as all of us have now spent, infinite hours online. Its complex tones arise...
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The Postage Stamp Vegetable Garden: Grow Tons of Organic Vegetables in Tiny Spaces and Containers
The Postage Stamp Vegetable Garden: Grow Tons of Organic Vegetables in Tiny Spaces and Containers

Karen Newcomb · Ten Speed Press

This classic gardening bestseller (over 500,000 copies sold) uses ecologically friendly, intensive biodynamic methods to produce large amounts of vegetables in very tiny spaces. Revised for an all new generation of gardeners, the 40th anniversary edition includes brand new information on the variety...
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The Perfect Resume: Resumes That Work in the New Economy
The Perfect Resume: Resumes That Work in the New Economy

W Daniel Quillen · Cold Spring Press
Pages: 160
Format: Print book

HR Director and "Get a Job!" author Dan Quillen shows readers how to craft an incredible resume that will get job-seekers in the door!This is the follow-on book to the author's "Get a Job!" book (Fall 2013) , and is the first in a series of books written by Dan Quillen....
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Essential Perennials: The Complete Reference to 2700 Perennials for the Home Garden
Essential Perennials: The Complete Reference to 2700 Perennials for the Home Garden

Ruth Rogers Clausen · Timber Press
Pages: 426
Format: Print book

Perennials are the mainstay of any garden. But how do you choose from the thousands available, and care for the ones you already have? Essential Perennials helps you decide exactly which plants will bring you the beauty you want and will thrive in the conditions you can provide. Trusted...
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Bathroom Idea Book
Bathroom Idea Book

Sandra S. Soria · Taunton Press
Format: Paperback

Readers will be inspired by this series of visual ideas for some of the most-used rooms in the house. Each book is rich with beautiful color photographs, practical sidebars -- and designs of all kinds that will appeal to a wide range of tastes and budgets.The Bathroom Idea Book offers practical...
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Now: The Physics of Time
Now: The Physics of Time

R Muller · W.W. Norton & Company
Pages: 368
Format: Print book

"Now" is a simple yet elusive concept.You are reading the word "now" right now. But what does that mean? What makes the ephemeral moment "now" so special? Its enigmatic character has bedeviled philosophers, priests, and modern-day physicists from Augustine...
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Frommer's Hawaii 2017
Frommer's Hawaii 2017

Martha Cheng · Frommermedia
Pages: 640
Format: Print book

This is the freshly-researched, 2017 edition of a travel classic, is a comprehensive guidebook to all the Hawaiian islands. Of its three authors, all specialists in Hawaiian travel and widely published, two live in Hawaii, while the third makes constant trips there from her base in California....
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Photoshop CC in Easy Steps
Photoshop CC in Easy Steps

Robert Shufflebotham · In Easy Steps Limited
Format: Book

Photoshop CC in Easy Steps provides the essential building blocks for the reader to develop a clear grasp of the power and sophistication that Photoshop has to offer. The continual expansion, refinement and development of Photoshop can make learning the software a daunting experience for the first...
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