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Guitar: The World’s Most Seductive Instrument Cover Image
ISBN: 9781523507726
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Published: Workman Publishing Company - October 1st, 2019

Celebrate the significance, the magic, and the mojo of the world’s most seductive instrument.
An obsessive, full-color book presented in an irresistible slipcase, Guitar features 200 instruments in stunning detail.

The Science of Rick and Morty: The Unofficial Guide to Earth's Stupidest Show Cover Image
ISBN: 9781982123123
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Published: Atria Books - October 1st, 2019

Explore the real science behind the Cartoon Network phenomenon Rick and Morty—one of television’s most irreverent, whip-smart, and darkly hilarious shows—and discover how close we are to Rick’s many experiments becoming a reality.

Winterlust: Finding Beauty in the Fiercest Season Cover Image
By Bernd Brunner, Mark Kurlansky (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9781771643528
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Published: Greystone Books - November 5th, 2019

A sweeping, beautiful survey of all things winter.

Brunner masterfully does in words what resilient and adventurous people have done in their lives for centuries; he finds beauty in blizzards and ice and the crystallized enchantment of snow."
--Dan Egan, Pulitzer finalist and author of The Death and Life of the Great Lakes

David Bowie Made Me Gay: 100 Years of LGBT Music Cover Image
ISBN: 9781468316919
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - April 30th, 2019

Land of the Rising Cat: Japan's Feline Fascination Cover Image
ISBN: 9783791384948
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Published: Prestel - September 10th, 2019

Read this book if you want to find out just how crazy Japan is about cats.

The Turn-On: How the Powerful Make Us Like Them-from Washington to Wall Street to Hollywood Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062911698
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Published: Harper Business - October 22nd, 2019

How do Tiffany Haddish, Tom Hanks, Meryl Streep and Apple’s Tim Cook turn us on, and why do some other public figures drive us crazy and turn us off? And who are the behind-the-scenes gurus who help public figures turn us on or off?

Magic Is Dead: My Journey into the World's Most Secretive Society of Magicians Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062839299
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Published: Dey Street Books - October 22nd, 2019

In the vein of Neil Strauss’ The Game and Joshua Foer’s Moonwalking with Einstein comes the fascinating story of one man’s colorful, mysterious, and personal journey into the world of magic, and his unlikely invitation into an underground secret society of revolutionary magicians from around the world.

Cat Call: Reclaiming the Feral Feminine (An Untamed History of the Cat Archetype in Myth and Magic) Cover Image
By Kristen J. Sollee, Pam Grossman (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9781578636624
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Published: Weiser Books - September 16th, 2019

“No one writes about the subjects of sexuality, desire, the shadow, and diabolism with such relish, and when I read her words I feel both smarter and less afraid of my own ‘tabooed’ feelings and thoughts.

Look Alive Out There: Essays Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250310415
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Published: Picador - April 2nd, 2019

Named a Most Anticipated Book of 2018 by Entertainment Weekly, Glamour, Buzzfeed, Elle, Cosmopolitan, The Millions, InStyle, Bustle, BookRiot, and Southern Living

Sloane Crosley returns to the form that made her a household name in really quite a lot of households: Essays!

Stop scrolling and start living Build healthier relationships between you, your smartphone and all your devices, including tips to reduce social media obsession, notification anxiety and other unhealthy habits.

The Brothers Mankiewicz: Hope, Heartbreak, and Hollywood Classics (Hollywood Legends) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781617032677
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Published: University Press of Mississippi - October 2nd, 2019

Herman J. (1897-1953) and Joseph L. Mankiewicz (1909-1993) wrote, produced, and directed over 150 pictures. With Orson Welles, Herman wrote the screenplay for Citizen Kane and shared the picture's only Academy Award. Joe earned the second pair of his four Oscars for writing and directing All About Eve, which also won Best Picture.

A Manga Lover's Tokyo Travel Guide: My Favorite Things to See and Do in Japan Cover Image
ISBN: 9784805315477
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Published: Tuttle Publishing - August 13th, 2019

For fans of Japanese manga and anime, a trip to Tokyo is an absolute must

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