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Book of "Unnecessary" Quotation Marks

Grammar mistakes involving quotation marks are always especially funny, since they often make the quoted word essentially mean the opposite of its intention, e.g., the "Fun Ship" Carnival Fantasy or a "fresh" fruit cup. The Book of "Unnecessary" Quotation Marks ($15) collects real world examples... [More]

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Crazy 4 Cult: Cult Movie Art

It's a beautiful thing when a piece of pop culture captures the imagination of so many people that they start making their own art inspired by their appreciation of someone else's creation. Crazy 4 Cult: Cult Movie Art ($24) is a collection of fan art... [More]

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Put-Downs & Zingers

We've all been in situations where we needed a snappy retort, but instead of being quick-witted and articulate, we were like... um... we were like, you know... not either of those things. If we had this Put-Downs & Zingers collection ($9), organized into categories of... [More]

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Don'ts for Husbands

When it comes to the secrets to a successful relationship, not much has changed in the last hundred years. This list of Don'ts for Husbands ($7) is still (mostly) as relevant now as it was when it was written back in 1913. Flirting with other... [More]

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Furniture Makeovers

Got Pottery Barn taste but a thrift store budget? Don't sink into a well of decor-inspired despair. With Furniture Makeovers ($22), you can transform cheap finds into Pinterest-worthy pieces with little more than some artfully applied paint and a few new knobs.... [More]

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Modern Art Desserts

The Piet Mondrian cake is this cookbook's pièce de résistance, and it can be yours too, once you know the secrets behind it. Modern Art Desserts ($16) will teach them to you, as well as how to make artist-inspired treats such as Wayne Thiebaud cakes,... [More]

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Book of Secrets

It's like finding the diary of the human race! The Book of Secrets ($4) contains all the factoids that the Earth doesn't want you to read, from the shocking (secret government testing in airports and subways), to the helpful (secrets of public speaking), and even... [More]

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Super Graphic

Tim Leong's Super Graphic ($19) contains an incredible set of data gathered on the world of comic books and presented in a series of bar graphs, pie charts, timelines, scatter plots, Venn diagrams, and more (he even provides a chart of charts). Want to know... [More]

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The Yonahlossee Riding Camp for Girls

Need a decent page-turner to start off the new year? Pick up Anton DiSclafani's debut, The Yonahlossee Riding Camp for Girls ($20). It's a coming-of-age tale about Thea, a Depression-era teen who is sent from her posh Florida home to an even more posh horse... [More]

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Guys Can Be Cat Ladies Too

Your hot new boyfriend is everything you could possibly dream of...except that he seems to have no freaking idea what to do with Mr. Snickers, your beloved feline. Don't be forced to choose between your loyal furry companion and your exciting new romance. Guys Can... [More]

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The Essential Scratch & Sniff Guide to Becoming a Wine Expert

Ready to leave behind the comfort of your white Zin bottle and step into the wide world of wines? Let master sommelier Richard Betts help you navigate new territory with his humorous (and scented!) book, The Essential Scratch & Sniff Guide to Becoming a Wine... [More]

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Instant Expert: Whiskey

Figure it's time you learned the difference between Glenfiddich and Cutty Sark? Easy. Just pick up Instant Expert: Whiskey ($17). This slim little volume is packed with information about everything from craft bourbons to storied single malts. Use the glossary of terms to impress your... [More]

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Home Cooking for Your Dog

Home Cooking for Your Dog ($16) by Christine Filardi: now you can post photos of your own dinner and your dog's dinner on Instagram. (And have your followers guess which meal belongs to you and which meal belongs to the pooch!)... [More]

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Bathroom Guest Book

We don't usually think of it as a place for making memories, but this Bathroom Guest Book ($15) just might change that. Its cleverly designed pages invite visitors and regulars in the smallest room in your house to shares notes, fill in charts, and even... [More]

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The Best of McSweeney's Deluxe Box Set Edition

We're so excited for the release of the Best of McSweeney's Deluxe Box Set Edition ($50, preorder)! 2014 marks the fifteenth year the magazine has been delighting readers with witty and wry works of fiction. The set includes a 624-page bound book (which, with that... [More]

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My Last Supper: 50 Great Chefs and Their Final Meals

Hopefully you'll never be on death row, but even those of us unlikely to incur a capital sentence can appreciate the sentiment behind planning what we'd chow down on in our final moments. Turns out we're not the only ones: the best chefs on the... [More]

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Luella's Guide to English Style

No, it's not a grammar book (although since it's written by a Brit, we're expecting flawless punctuation). Luella's Guide to English Style ($16) is a manual on the culture of the modern English woman, written by the 2008 British Fashion Awards' Designer of the Year,... [More]

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Classic Book Cover for Kindle or Kobo

It's hard to say goodbye to the page-turning format of paper books, especially for big readers. But hey, it's going to take more than a hardcover copy of Little Women to stop the wheel of progress. At least with a Classic Book Cover for Kindle... [More]

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The Gorgeous Nothings: Emily Dickinson's Envelope Poems

Late in her life, Emily Dickinson wrote a small collection of fifty-two poems using the backs, flaps, and insides of used envelopes. All of them are collected in The Gorgeous Nothings ($26), a hardcover book which reproduces the poems in their original context - as... [More]

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Paddle Your Own Canoe: One Man's Fundamentals for Delicious Living

Ahh, winter vacation: a time to wear fleece PJs 24/7, eat cereal straight from the box, and catch up on our pleasure reading. First up is Nick Offerman's recent release, Paddle Your Own Canoe: One Man's Fundamentals for Delicious Living ($16). We hear it's a... [More]

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