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So Good: 100 Recipes from My Kitchen to Yours

Richard Blais · Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

100 all-new recipes from the favorite Top Chef All-Stars winner and Top Chef judge and Food Network regular Fans know Richard Blais best as the winner of Bravo's Top Chef All-Stars, the first competitor to be invited back as a permanent judge on Top Chef, and now as a Food Network regular...
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Fodor's the Complete Guide to African Safaris: with South Africa, Kenya, Tanzania, Botswana, Namibia, Rwanda, Uganda, and Victoria Falls

Fodor's Travel Publications · Fodor's Travel
Pages: 592
Format: Paperback

Written by local experts, Fodor's travel guides have been offering advice and professionally vetted recommendations for all tastes and budgets for 80 years.Fodor's correspondents highlight the best African safari destinations in both eastern and southern Africa. Travelers will be able to determine...
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Are We Screwed?: How a New Generation is Fighting to Survive Climate Change

Geoff Dembicki · Bloomsbury USA
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

A declaration of independence, and a call for systemic change, from the generation that will be most impacted by climate change.If anyone doubted the potential political power of the Millennial generation, Bernie Sanders' campaign put it in the spotlight. Are We Screwed? makes clear that...
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Elizabeth I and Her Circle

Susan Doran · Oxford University Press; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

This is the story of Elizabeth I's inner circle and the crucial human relationships which lay at the heart of her personal and political life. Using a wide range of original sources - including private letters, portraits, verse, drama, and state papers - Susan Doran provides a vivid...
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Once Upon a Chef, the Cookbook: 100 Tested, Perfected, and Family-Approved Recipes

Jennifer Segal · Chronicle Books
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

Once upon a time Jenn Segal went to culinary school and worked in fancy restaurants. One marriage and two kids later she created Once Upon a Chef, the popular blog that combines her chef skills with delicious, fresh, and accessible ingredients for family-friendly meals. Today, Jenn cooks...
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Scurvy: The Disease of Discovery

Jonathan Lamb · Princeton University Press
Pages: 328
Format: Print book

Scurvy, a disease often associated with long stretches of maritime travel, generated sensations exceeding the standard of what was normal. Eyes dazzled, skin was morbidly sensitive, emotions veered between disgust and delight. In this book, Jonathan Lamb presents an intellectual history...
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Getting Schooled: The Reeducation of an American Teacher

Garret Keizer · Metropolitan Books; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

In this powerful, eloquent story of his return to the classroom, a former teacher offers a rousing defense of his beleaguered vocationPerhaps no profession is so constantly discussed, regulated, and maligned by non-practitioners as teaching. The voices of the teachers themselves are conspicuously...
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Where the Light Gets In: Losing My Mother Only to Find Her Again

Kimberly Williams-Paisley · Crown Archetype
Pages: 272
Format: Print book

Many know Kimberly Williams-Paisley as the bride in the popular Steve Martin remakes of the Father of the Bride movies, the calculating Peggy Kenter on Nashville, or the wife of country music artist, Brad Paisley. But behind the scenes, Kim was dealing with a tragic secret: her mother,...
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DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Sydney

DK · DK Eyewitness Travel
Pages: 264
Format: Paperback

From the colonial history in the streets of the Rocks neighborhood, to Aboriginal art in the Art Gallery of New South Wales, a visit to the iconic Sydney Opera House, to climbing the Sydney Harbour Bridge - this easy-to-use guide provides all the information you need. Just beyond Sydney,...
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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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Lonely Planet Shanghai

Damian Harper · Lonely Planet; 7 edition
Format: Print book

Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Lonely Planet Shanghai is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Enjoy the Bund's spectacle of heritage architecture, wander the Yuyuan traditional...
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The Evil Hours: A Biography of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

David J Morris · Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Pages: 338
Format: Hardcover

In the tradition of The Emperor of All Maladies and The Noonday Demon, a moving, eye-opening exploration of PTSD
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Complete Guide to Buying a Business, The

Fred S. Steingold Attorney · NOLO; Fourth edition
Format: Print book

A perfect guide for entrepreneurs Whether you just want an overview of the business buying process or you're ready to acquire an existing business, you know you'll need to finance, negotiate and structure the deal and protect yourself from unpleasant surprises. The Complete Guide...
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Stardom Happens: Nurturing Your Child in the Entertainment Business

Candy Bennici · Morgan James Pub.
Pages: 168
Format: Print book

"Clean your room, do your homework, and dodge the paparazzi." Have you ever wondered what life would be like raising a successful child actor? Stardom Happens gives you all the information you need to help your child get into the business and have a positive experience while...
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Man Up!: Tales of My Delusional Self-Confidence

Ross Mathews · Grand Central Publishing; 1st Printing edition
Format: Hardcover

As a young kid growing up in a farm town, Ross Mathews might as well have wished for a pet unicorn or a calorie-free cookie tree to grow in his front yard. Either of those far-fetched fantasies would have been more likely to come true than his real dream: working in television in Hollywood,...
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