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LAND OF STONE FLOWERS: A FAIRY GUIDE TO THE MYTHICAL HUMAN BEING

Written by Dorosheva, Sveta
Classic fairytales get a refreshing satirical twist in this collection of illustrated stories in which gnomes, pixies, and other fairy folk share tall tales of the strange and unbelievable human world and its inhabitants.
September 4, 2018 | Hardcover | Chronicle Books | 216 Pages |
$29.95
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ITALIAN PHRASEBOOK & DICTIONARY 8/E

Written by Walker, Susie
Lonely Planet Italian Phrasebook & Dictionary is your handy passport to culturally enriching travels with the most relevant and useful Italian phrases and vocabulary for all your travel needs. Order an espresso like a local, ask shop keepers about the latest fashions and bargain for fresh produce at the market -all with your trusted travel companion.
September 18, 2018 | Paperback | Lonely Planet |
$9.99
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URBAN LEGENDS: BIZARRE TALES YOU WON'T BELIEVE

Written by Proud, James
Bizarre tales you won't believe of The Titanic, nuclear cockroaches, alligators in the subway, the two-headed dog, Black Bart the Pirate, Bonnie and Clyde, The Bunny Man, and much more! Fact or fiction? Did you hear about the kids who found a Ferrari buried in their garden? What about the man who sued Satan? Or the woman who woke up in the middle of her funeral?
December 11, 2018 | Paperback | Skyhorse Publishing | 288 Pages |
$14.99
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SCREW IT!: TRADITIONAL MALE SKILLS THAT EVERYONE SHOULD KNOW

Written by Smith, Aubrey
Have you ever wondered how you'd survive without a man to attend to the odd jobs around the house? Have you ever wished you knew how to put up a shelf or check the oil in your car? And, more importantly, not have to call a man around to help? Then this is the book for you!
December 18, 2018 | Hardcover | Skyhorse Publishing | 192 Pages |
$14.99
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AMERICAN HERITAGE DICTIONARY OF THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE, FIFTH EDITION: FIFTIETH ANNIVERSARY PRINTING

Written by Editors of the American Heritage Dictionaries
A major revision of the Fifth Edition of The American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, the premier resource about words for people who seek to know more and find fresh perspectives.
October 16, 2018 | hc | Mariner Books |
$60.00
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WRITER'S MARKET 2019: THE MOST TRUSTED GUIDE TO GETTING PUBLISHED (NINETY-EIGHTH) OE

Written by Robert Lee Brewer
Want to get published and paid for your writing? Let Writer's Market 2019 guide you through the process with thousands of publishing opportunities for writers, including listings for book publishers, consumer and trade magazines, contests and awards, and literary agents--as well as new playwriting and screenwriting sections.
September 4, 2018 | Paperback | Writer's Digest Books | 890 Pages |
$29.99
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BABEL: AROUND THE WORLD IN TWENTY LANGUAGES

Written by Dorren, Gaston
English is the world language, except that most of the world doesn't speak it--only one in five people does. Dorren calculates that to speak fluently with half of the world's 7.4 billion people in their mother tongues, you would need to know no fewer than twenty languages.
December 4, 2018 | Hardcover | Atlantic Monthly Press | 320 Pages |
$25.00
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ENCHANTMENTS: A MODERN WITCH'S GUIDE TO SELF-POSSESSION

Written by Spalter, Mya
A wise, witchy, and welcoming guide to living life magically Mya Spalter has spent years among candles, herbs, cats, and spells as an employee at New York City's oldest occult shop, Enchantments.
October 9, 2018 | Hardcover | Lenny | 224 Pages |
$26.00
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SPEECHES OF NOTE: AN ECLECTIC COLLECTION OF ORATIONS DESERVING OF A WIDER AUDIENCE

Written by Usher, Shaun
From the author of the New York Times bestseller Letters of Note comes a collection of 75 of history's most interesting, profound, and sometimes unknown speeches from a range of scintillating personalities such as Frederick Douglass, Justin Trudeau, Albert Einstein, Meghan Markle, Barbara Jordan, and Ursula K.
December 4, 2018 | Hardcover | Ten Speed Press | 384 Pages |
$40.00
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THAT DOESN'T MEAN WHAT YOU THINK IT MEANS: THE 150 MOST COMMONLY MISUSED WORDS AND THEIR TANGLED HISTORIES

Written by Petras, Kathryn
An entertaining and informative guide to the most common 150 words even smart people use incorrectly, along with pithy forays into their fascinating etymologies and tangled histories of use and misuse. Even the most erudite among us use words like apocryphal, facetious, ironic, meteorite, moot, redundant, and unique incorrectly every day. Don't be one of them.
September 4, 2018 | Hardcover | Ten Speed Press | 208 Pages |
$14.99

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