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The Vacationers

The juiciest summer read we've bitten into yet, The Vacationers ($16) by Emma Straub is a total page-turner. When the Posts take a vacation overseas, they do so thinking it'll be the perfect way to celebrate the family's recent accomplishments (35 years of marriage and... [More]

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Swinging Metal Art Bookends

Ahh! AHHH! Cutest bookends ever alert! The Swinging Metal Art Bookends ($65) will take you back to those loving days when your dad pushed you on a swing. Even if you don't read, just acquire some books that you can pretend to have read so... [More]

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Home is Where You Park It

Two years ago, Foster Huntington decided to pack up his belongings and spend some time on the road living in a VW van - and he's still doing it to this day. During that time, he's met plenty of people who share the same lifestyle,... [More]

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Orange Is the New Black: My Year in a Women's Prison

We know you've been refreshing your Netflix account incessantly in the hopes of discovering that the second season of Orange Is the New Black is available. (Soon, friends, it's coming soon!) While you're waiting, why not read the true life tale that inspired the series?... [More]

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Big Appetites: Tiny People in a World of Big Food

Photographer Christopher Boffoli creates a funny, quirky, and completely endearing world in his book Big Appetites: Tiny People in a World of Big Food ($10). The colorful world found in this collection of photographs is made up of miniature figurines living and working among their... [More]

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To Rise Again at a Decent Hour - Joshua Ferris

You have to hand it to author Joshua Ferris: he never stops challenging himself creatively. Unlike the shelves full of contemporary books that are derivative of one another, his novels stand out as unique. Ferris's latest book, To Rise Again at a Decent Hour ($13),... [More]

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Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore

If you haven't yet put Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore ($10) by Robin Sloan on your summer reading list, we'll wait while you tab over to Evernote and add it to the top. It's a quick and easy read; you're immediately swept up into the plot... [More]

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Metal Cats

If tattooed guys and adorable kitties make you squee with joy, Metal Cats ($11) by Alexandra Crockett is a must for your coffee table. There's something about seeing a scruffy, tattooed hottie cuddling an orange tabby that makes us weak in the knees. This book... [More]

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Cooking with Flowers

Flowers: Lovely to look at, but yummy to eat? We never really considered using petals and stems in our dishes until we laid eyes on Cooking with Flowers: Sweet and Savory Recipes with Rose Petals, Lilacs, Lavender, and Other Edible Flowers ($17) by Miche Bacher.... [More]

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How to Make Your Cat an Internet Celebrity

We appreciate that you took time away from your regular cat meme browsing routine to visit Outblush today. Now if you want to actually be able to afford all of the awesome things featured on this site, here's a get-rich-quick scheme that can help: How... [More]

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Make Your Own Soda

With the DIY craze in full effect, nothing is impossible to make at this point, including soda. You'd be surprised how easy it is to make your favorite fizzy drinks on your own. Whether you want to concoct unusual flavors like hibiscus or make a... [More]

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A Mouthful of Stars

Filled with eighty global-inspired recipes, Kim Sunée's cookbook, A Mouthful of Stars: A Constellation of Favorite Recipes from My World Travels ($18), offers readers ways to create and prepare mouthwatering meals, even if you're not cooking in a tiny Provence kitchen or an eatery in... [More]

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Travel Guide for the Young, Sexy, and Broke

Is someone calling our names? Oh, nope, it's just Off Track Planet's Travel Guide for the Young, Sexy, and Broke ($17) reminding us that we are all three of those things. (Fine, minus the young.) We're also sadly lacking in the vacation plans department, so... [More]

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Unplug Every Day: 365 Ways to Log Off and Live Better

How long can you go without checking your email? How about sending a text message? If your answer to that question is, "I did both of those things before even finishing this paragraph," it's time to take a step back from the computer. Unplug Every... [More]

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The Ocean at the End of the Lane: A Novel

Filled with the usual dose of magic and mayhem, Neil Gaiman's newest novel, The Ocean at the End of the Lane ($15), may just be his best one yet (and we thought nothing could top American Gods!). Its protagonist and narrator, an unnamed seven-year-old boy,... [More]

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#GIRLBOSS

It's confusing to be an ambitious lady these days. Are we supposed to lean in, #banbossy, or be a #GIRLBOSS? The latest empowering hashtag phrase comes from Sophia Amoruso, the founder, CEO, and creative director of Nasty Gal, one of our favorite fashion retailers. In... [More]

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The Art of the Disney Golden Books

If the last trip to your childhood home left you in tears because you realized your parents had thrown out all of the Disney Golden Books - you know, the ones with the golden spines - perhaps this new book can be of some help.... [More]

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Popcorn!: 100 Sweet and Savory Recipes

If preparing popcorn means just putting a bag in the microwave for three minutes, you're doing it wrong. Or, well, maybe you're not doing it wrong, but you could be doing much, much more. Popcorn!: 100 Sweet and Savory Recipes ($16) teaches you how to... [More]

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A Fighting Chance

Just when we think we're prepared to give up on politicians altogether, someone like Elizabeth Warren makes it to D.C. and revitalizes our sense of hope. The senator's latest book, A Fighting Chance ($17), is a motivational tale of a woman who overcame obstacles to... [More]

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Artists, Writers, Thinkers, Dreamers

Fancy yourself a follower of factoids? A fan of the famous? A collector of unconventional information? You and James Gulliver Hancock both! His book, Artists, Writers, Thinkers, Dreamers: Portraits of 50 Famous Folks & All Their Weird Stuff ($13) is full of quirky illustrations and... [More]

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