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TOILETS: A SPOTTER'S GUIDE

Written by Lonely Planet
Loos with incredible views, lavish lavatories, outstanding outhouses - all are featured in this pictorial guide to the world's most stunning toilets. Whether they're high-tech or arty, amusing or amazing, each toilet has a photo and a description of its location. More than 100 restrooms to remember are featured, from Antarctica to Zambia.
April 19, 2016 | Paperback | Lonely Planet | 128 Pages |
$11.99
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YANG LIU: MAN MEETS WOMAN

Written by Yang Liu
It's time for a reality check with the opposite sex. As part of her best-selling pictogram series, leading designer Yang Liu distills the experiences, challenges, and many perspectives facing men and women, from age-old clichés to current debates, from boardroom politics to bedroom antics.
July 9, 2015 | Hardcover | Taschen | 128 Pages |
$15.00
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KEEP CURIOUS AND CARRY A BANANA: WORDS OF WISDOM FROM THE WORLD OF CURIOUS GEORGE

Written by Rey, H A
For more than seventy-five years, the world of Curious George has delighted readers with its playful charm and deceptively simple wisdom. Fans of the Keep Calm and Carry On craze will find comfort in this Georgified version of the popular book format. Each inspiration is humorously accompanied by an illustration from the original works of H. A. Rey's Curious George books.
April 5, 2016 | Hardcover | Houghton Mifflin |
$12.99
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RETRONAUT GUIDE TO RAISING CHILDREN: THE PAST LIKE YOU WOULDN'T BELIEVE

Written by The Retronaut
The highly successful Retronaut blog looks at the past as it has never been looked at before. Here, in the first of a new series of Retronaut books, the site's founder, Chris Wild, brings together an astonishing and thought-provoking collection of photographs from the hidden and forgotten corners of the archives.
August 2, 2016 | Hardcover | Ilex Press |
$12.99
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FLIP BOOK FAN: A BREEZY LITTLE BOOK

Written by Borchert, Gui
Literally the coolest book ever. Breezing through the pages of this handy flipbook offers the illusion of standing in front of a refreshing fan as it cycles back and forth. While clever colorful photos suggest a warm summer day, the cool wind produced by the movement of the pages will soothe away the heat.
April 12, 2016 | Paperback | Chronicle Books | 112 Pages |
$5.99
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CAT ZODIAC: AN ASTROLOGICAL GUIDE TO THE FELINE MYSTIQUE

Written by Considine, Maeva
Brand-new cat owners or those who have lived with a feline companion or two for years need only look to the stars to demystify cat behaviors. This zodiac collection delves into the inner lives of cats, exploring each sun sign and offering character traits, lifestyle insights, and relationship inclinations to help cat owners learn to live in harmony with their unique pets.
March 1, 2016 | Hardcover | Chronicle Books | 112 Pages |
$14.95
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TINY CAT

Written by Morita, Yoneo
"Just when it seemed pets couldn't get any more adorable, we discovered Tiny Cat. Direct from Japan, this is the sweetest--and smallest--pet around. It is size of a macaron, and its mischievous adventures in a full-size world are chronicled in the pages of this pint-size volume.
March 8, 2016 | Hardcover | Chronicle Books | 72 Pages |
$9.95
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LET'S EXPLORE DIABETES WITH OWLS

Written by Sedaris, David
"Sedaris is a remarkably skilled storyteller and savvy essayist....And based, on this latest collection, he's getting only better." ---Los Angeles Times A guy walks into a bar car and... From here the story could take many turns.
June 3, 2014 | Paperback | Back Bay Books |
$16.99
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HOLIDAYS ON ICE (REVISED)

Written by Sedaris, David
David Sedaris's beloved holiday collection is new again with six more pieces, including a never before published story.
October 8, 2008 | Hardcover | Little Brown and Company |
$16.99
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CATCHRISTMAS

Written by Kliban, B
If you are a cat person, you know that cats celebrate Christmas. They marvel at Christmas trees, attack gift wrap, give presents (c'mon! a dead mouse counts!), receive presents, and eat too much. This holiday behavior was shrewdly documented by B. "Hap" Kliban (1935-1990), the closest man to a cat anyone has ever encountered.
September 1, 2010 | Hardcover | Pomegranate Communications | 48 Pages |
$12.95

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