A selection of favorite quotes that the celebrated literary critic has collected over the decades.
All aboard Guinness World Records 2021 for a life-changing journey of discovery!
From the duo behind the massively successful and award-winning podcast Stuff You Should Know comes an unexpected look at things you thought you knew.
In this all-new collection of beloved quotes, This Just Speaks to Me, #1 New York Times bestselling author Hoda Kotb offers inspiration, wisdom, and hope 365 days a year.
Beware...this book is cursed! These strange but true stories of the world’s most infamous items will appeal to true believers as well as history buffs, horror fans, and anyone who loves a good spine-tingling tale.
Pulitzer Prize–winning literary critic Michiko Kakutani shares 100 personal, thought-provoking essays about books that have mattered to her and that help illuminate the world we live in today—with beautiful illustrations throughout.
Happy New Almanac Year! It’s time to celebrate the newest edition of The Old Farmer’s Almanac! Long recognized as North America’s most-beloved and best-selling annual, the handy yellow book fulfills every need and expectation as a calendar of the heavens, a time capsule of the year, an essential reference that reads like a magazine.$18.00ISBN: 9780812985719Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Random House Trade Paperbacks - August 4th, 2020
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A sharp, funny grammar guide they’ll actually want to read, from Random House’s longtime copy chief and one of Twitter’s leading language gurus
NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY O: The Oprah Magazine • Paste • Shelf Awareness$17.99ISBN: 9780358359937Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Mariner Books - September 1st, 2020From the creator of the New York Times dialect quiz that ignited conversations about how and why we say the words we say, a stunning and delightful exploration of American language
Did you know that your answers to just a handful of questions can reveal where you grew up?$39.95ISBN: 9780198702986Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Oxford University Press, USA - September 1st, 2020
In 14 original essays, The Oxford Illustrated History of the Book reveals the history of books in all their various forms, from the ancient world to the digital present. Leading international scholars offer an original and richly illustrated narrative that is global in scope.$19.95ISBN: 9781523507160Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Workman Publishing Company - August 18th, 2020
“So often people ask me if there’s a book on story I can recommend. This is the one.$13.95ISBN: 9780198845621Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Oxford University Press, USA - August 18th, 2020
What is it to 'cock a snook', where is the land of Nod, and who was first to go the extra mile? Find the answers to these questions (and many more ) in the new edition of the Oxford Dictionary of Idioms.