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Book Cover: Inside Family Guy: An Illustrated History

Inside Family Guy: An Illustrated History

Author: Frazier Moore

ISBN: 9780062112521

Foreword by Seth MacFarlaneOn the twentieth anniversary of the seven-time Emmy Award-winning Fox animated television series comes Inside Family Guy: An Illustrated History, a fully illustrated, full-color visual guide honoring its reign - from storyboards to character sketches to script excerpts to cast and crew interviews - and giving fans...

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Book Cover: Aloha Rodeo: Three Hawaiian Cowboys, the World's Greatest Rodeo, and a Hidden History of the American West

Aloha Rodeo: Three Hawaiian Cowboys, the World's Greatest Rodeo, and a Hidden History of the American West

Author: David Wolman

ISBN: 9780062836007

In the spirit of The Boys in the Boat comes the captivating true story of the Hawaiian cowboys who changed rodeo and the West forever. In August 1908, three unknown riders arrived in Cheyenne, Wyoming, their hats adorned with wildflowers, to compete in the world's greatest rodeo. They had travelled...

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Book Cover: Don't Read Poetry: A Book About How to Read Poems

Don't Read Poetry: A Book About How to Read Poems

Author: Stephanie Burt

ISBN: 9780465094509

An award-winning poet offers a brilliant introduction to the joys--and challenges--of the genreIn Don't Read Poetry, award-winning poet and literary critic Stephanie Burt offers an accessible introduction to the seemingly daunting task of reading, understanding, and appreciating poetry. Burt dispels preconceptions about poetry and explains how poems speak to one...

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Book Cover: Field Guide to Urban Gardening: How to Grow Plants, No Matter Where You Live: Raised Beds - Vertical Gardening - Indoor Edibles - Balconies and Rooftops - Hydroponics

Field Guide to Urban Gardening: How to Grow Plants, No Matter Where You Live: Raised Beds - Vertical Gardening - Indoor Edibles - Balconies and Rooftops - Hydroponics

Author: Kevin Espiritu

ISBN: 9780760363966

In Field Guide to Urban Gardening, author Kevin Espiritu of Epic Gardening shares the basics of growing plants, offers tips on how to choose the right urban gardening method, and troubleshoots the most common problems you'll encounter. If you think it's impossible to grow your own food because you don't...

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Book Cover: Hollywood Black

Hollywood Black

Author: Donald Bogle

ISBN: 9780762491414

The films, the stars, the filmmakers-all get their due in Hollywood Black, a sweeping overview of blacks in film from the silent era through Black Panther, with striking photos and an engrossing history by award-winning author Donald Bogle.The story opens in the silent film era, when white actors in blackface...

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Book Cover: Best Roses, Herbs, and Edible Flowers

Best Roses, Herbs, and Edible Flowers

Author: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 9781328618443

A quick-reference guide to roses, herbs, and edible flowers for gardeners with little experience and time.Roses represent love and beauty. Their colors and fragrance create the standard by which many other flowers are measured. Cultivated around the world for perfume, roses have a sweet and unforgettable scent. However, many would-be...

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Book Cover: The Power of Sprinkles: A Cake Book by the Founder of Flour Shop

The Power of Sprinkles: A Cake Book by the Founder of Flour Shop

Author: Amirah Kassem

ISBN: 9781419737428

Flour Shop's rainbow explosion cakes have become an international sensation! And now, with The Power of Sprinkles, Flour Shop Founder Amirah Kassem reveals the secrets to making her magical cakes at home. Amirah Kassem preaches the power of sprinkles in her wildly creative first book. A modern-day Willy Wonka, Kassem...

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Book Cover: The Farm Girl's Guide to Preserving the Harvest: How to Can, Freeze, Dehydrate, and Ferment Your Garden's Goodness

The Farm Girl's Guide to Preserving the Harvest: How to Can, Freeze, Dehydrate, and Ferment Your Garden's Goodness

Author: Ann Accetta-Scott

ISBN: 9781493036646

Food preservation is one of the most intimidating aspects of homesteading, yet one of the most important. Although there is a plethora of websites, books and blogs dedicated to learning how to preserve the harvest, people must search multiple places in order to gather the necessary information. For a beginner...

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Book Cover: Boom: Mad Money, Mega Dealers, and the Rise of Contemporary Art

Boom: Mad Money, Mega Dealers, and the Rise of Contemporary Art

Author: Michael Shnayerson

ISBN: 9781610398404

The meteoric rise of the largest unregulated financial market in the world-for contemporary art-is driven by a few passionate, guileful, and very hard-nosed dealers. They can make and break careers and fortunes. The contemporary art market is an international juggernaut, throwing off multimillion-dollar deals as wealthy buyers move from fair...

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Book Cover: Popular Mechanics The Ultimate Tool Book: Every Tool You Need to Own

Popular Mechanics The Ultimate Tool Book: Every Tool You Need to Own

Author: Popular Mechanics

ISBN: 9781618372925

From the trustworthy experts at Popular Mechanics comes the definitive guide to hand tools and how to use them. This tool . . . or that? Learn how to choose the right one for tackling any home project and completing it quickly, correctly, and efficiently. The editors of Popular Mechanics...

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Book Cover: Fodor's Maine, Vermont, & New Hampshire: With the Best Fall Foliage Drives & Scenic Road Trips

Fodor's Maine, Vermont, & New Hampshire: With the Best Fall Foliage Drives & Scenic Road Trips

Author: Fodor's Travel Publications

ISBN: 9781640971349

Ready to experience Maine, Vermont, and New Hampshire? The experts at Fodor's are here to help. Fodor's Maine, Vermont, & New Hampshire travel guide is packed with customizable itineraries with top recommendations, detailed maps of Maine, Vermont, and New Hampshire, and exclusive tips from locals. Whether you want to explore...

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Book Cover: The Midcentury Kitchen: America's Favorite Room, from Workspace to Dreamscape, 1940s-1970s

The Midcentury Kitchen: America's Favorite Room, from Workspace to Dreamscape, 1940s-1970s

Author: Sarah Archer

ISBN: 9781682682289

An illustrated pop history from aqua to avocado, Westinghouse to Wonder Bread Nearly everyone alive today has experienced cozy, welcoming kitchens packed with conveniences that we now take for granted. Sarah Archer, in this delightful romp through a simpler time, shows us how the prosperity of the 1950s kicked off...

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Book Cover: Miss Violet's Doll's House: Magical Makes for Your Miniature World

Miss Violet's Doll's House: Magical Makes for Your Miniature World

Author: Sam Mckechnie

ISBN: 9781911216131

Sam McKechnie's new craft book invites readers to lose themselves in the incredible world of Miss Violet. Whether they have a doll's house, some shelf space, or an unwanted shoebox, Sam has created 25 projects that are perfect for any miniature residence. Readers will also find a shoebox house project...

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Book Cover: Vogue® Knitting The Ultimate Knitting Book: Completely Revised & Updated

Vogue® Knitting The Ultimate Knitting Book: Completely Revised & Updated

Author: Editors of Vogue Knitting Magazine

ISBN: 9781942021698

The ultimate knitting reference, from the world's most recognized knitting magazine, gets a thorough update - including 1,600 color images and brand-new sections with techniques and designs! First published in 1989, Vogue Knitting The Ultimate Knitting Book instantly became a beloved resource for knitters. The second edition, released in 2002...

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