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The Food Lab: Better Home Cooking Through Science Cover Image
$49.95
ISBN: 9780393081084
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - September 21st, 2015

This is more than just a cookbook. It is a manual of the science behind cooking. There are amazing recipes, for sure. But there are also myriad tips for perfecting cooking techniques, revealing explanations of how our brains process taste, and step-by-step instructions on how to construct a recipe. This is a beautiful, quintessential volume for anyone who spends time in the kitchen. (Keaton)


The Only Street in Paris: Life on the Rue Des Martyrs Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9780393242379
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - November 2nd, 2015

In this exquisite, lyrical love-poem to the perfect Parisian avenue—the rue des Martyrs—Sciolino intertwines history, art, and literature with humane observations of the personalities who still call it home. Perfect for Paris-lovers and aficionados of French culture! (Corby)


The Givenness of Things: Essays Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780374298470
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - October 27th, 2015

Thunder & Lightning: Weather Past, Present, Future Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780812993172
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Published: Random House - October 27th, 2015

From the National Book Award-nominated author-illustrator of Radioactive, comes a truly unique illustrated exploration of the science of weather patterns, climate, landscape, and the animals within them. A real gem for anyone who is scientifically minded but also has a passion for beautiful artwork. (Corby)


Lost Ocean: An Inky Adventure and Coloring Book for Adults Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780143108993
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Published: Penguin Books - October 27th, 2015

The international coloring book craze continues! Johanna Basford, the artist who started it all, has released her third 'inky' adventure and coloring book this season. This time, travel under the sea to find exotic creatures, shipwrecks, and amazing flora from the ocean floor. Hours and hours of calming coloring guaranteed. (Jeremy)


Beloved Dog Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781594205941
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Published: Penguin Press - October 27th, 2015

Dog lovers and fans of Maira Kalman--howl with joy! This handsomely produced volume tells the story--in text & painted images--of Kalman's personal history of her faithful friends. Plus selected paintings of dogs by Kalman from decades past. A bark-tastic holiday treat! (Corby)


Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781594634710
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Published: Riverhead Books - September 22nd, 2015

The Kinfolk Home: Interiors for Slow Living Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781579656652
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Published: Artisan Publishers - October 20th, 2015

From the production team behind lifestyle magazine, KINFOLK, comes this sumptuous monograph of interior design from around the world that typifies their dedication to the art of “slow living.” A visual feast and a great resource for design ideas of your own, this is a best gift choice for the domestic artisan in your life. (Keaton)


Little Victories: Perfect Rules for Imperfect Living Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9780385539463
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Published: Doubleday Books - November 3rd, 2015

A hilarious and helpful life guide from the insanely popular WSJ columnist, Jason Gay. Offering advice on everything from how to behave at work to how (and why) to be cool, LITTLE VICTORIES will delight and resonate with fans of Jenny Lawson, Cheryl Strayed’s “Dear Sugar,” or anyone just needing a little help in this messy thing we call life. (Keaton)


Furiously Happy: A Funny Book about Horrible Things Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250077004
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Published: Flatiron Books - September 22nd, 2015

Being "furiously happy," according to Jenny "The Bloggess" Lawson, is taking moments that are fine, or just okay, and making them THE BEST MOMENTS EVER. Because when life is rough, or when your brain is constantly fighting you with anxiety and depression, as Lawson's does, you need those moments. A phenomenal look at living with mental illness with a sense of humor. (Liz)


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