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Champions of Illusion

by Susana Martinez-Conde & Stephen Macknik Farrar, Straus and Giroux (October 24, 2017)

A full-color celebration of stunning visual illusions and the science behind them

In Champions of Illusion, Susana Martinez-Conde and Stephen Macknik present a smorgasbord of mystifying images, many selected...


Star Wars Stormtroopers

by Ryder Windham & Adam Bray Harper Design (October 24, 2017)

Foreword by John Boyega

Just in time for the next blockbuster, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, this unique and beautifully designed compendium with removable features traces one of the franchise’s most iconic characters—the...


Against All Odds

by P.J. Naworynski Collins (October 24, 2017)

For readers of The Boys in the Boat, the remarkable story of the unlikely Canadian hockey team that clinched Olympic gold in 1948

The announcement was shocking—Canada, the birthplace of hockey, would not be...


Foggy: The Championship Years

by Carl Fogarty Willow (October 19, 2017)

Winner of 72 professional motorcycle races around the world and now a bestselling author, Carl Fogarty has been photographed more than most. This illustrated celebration of all his race victories provides a...


The Zoomable Universe

by Caleb Scharf & Ron Miller Farrar, Straus and Giroux (October 17, 2017)

An epic, full-color visual journey through all scales of the universe

In The Zoomable Universe, the award-winning astrobiologist Caleb Scharf and the acclaimed artist Ron Miller take us on an epic tour through...


Killer

by Doug Gilmour & Dan Robson HarperCollins Publishers (October 17, 2017)

They called him Killer.

Doug Gilmour didn’t look fearsome on a pair of skates—being an “undersized” forward would plague him during his early career—but few players matched his killer instincts in the...


Following the Ball

by Todd Cleveland Ohio University Press (October 16, 2017)

With Following the Ball, Todd Cleveland incorporates labor, sport, diasporic, and imperial history to examine the extraordinary experiences of African football players from Portugal’s African colonies as they...


Wildflowers of Maine

by Kate Furbish & Melissa Dow Cullina Down East Books (October 15, 2017)

Wildflowers of Maine presents a selection of the color paintings, of pioneering botanist Kate Furbish. Including some of the more prominent flowers to be found in Maine, plus a few rarities, this delightful...


Living with Chickens

by Jay Rossier, American Poultry Association, Geoff Hansen & Lisa Steele Lyons Press (October 15, 2017)

A revised and updated bestseller

  • Revised in coordination with the American Poultry Association
  • Covers all the essentials of raising and keeping chickens.
  • More than 75 color photographs and illustrations.
People...


The Dog Lover Unit

by Rachel Rose St. Martin's Press (October 10, 2017)

"Enter the intense world of both the dogs and people who form the K9 corps. Every dog has its own unique personality." —Temple Grandin, author of Animals in Translation and Animals Make us Human

An acclaimed...


Festival Fever

by Anne Holland The O'Brien Press (October 09, 2017)

It is said the land level of Ireland rises a few feet every March because so many people have left for the National Hunt Festival at Cheltenham.

English-Irish rivalry at this pinnacle of jump racing has always...


A History of the U.S. Men's National Soccer Team

by Clemente A. Lisi Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (October 06, 2017)

The United States men’s national soccer team has a rich history dating back to the early twentieth century. The team, along with the sport, toiled in obscurity for decades but found its breakthrough moment...


The New Boys of Summer

by Paul Hensler Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (October 06, 2017)

The 1960s were among the most compelling years in the history of the United States, from the intensifying clamor for civil rights to the tragic incidents of assassination and war. Caught up in this sea of restlessness...


BBC Radio 4 Brain of Britain Ultimate Quiz Book

by Russell Davies Collins (October 05, 2017)

Got what it takes to pit your wits against some of the brightest brains in Britain? Well, now you can take up the challenge with this ultimate quiz containing 2000 questions from the Brain of Britain archives....


The Grand Tour Guide to the World

by HarperCollins HarperCollins (October 05, 2017)

The world is a big place full of interesting things. And The Grand Tour has seen some of them. That’s why few people are better placed to lead you around this vast planet of ours than Jeremy Clarkson, Richard...


The Imaginary Geography of Hollywood Cinema 1960–2000

by Christian Long Intellect (October 05, 2017)

The Imaginary Geography of Hollywood Cinema 1960-2000 combines digital cartography with close readings of representative films to write a history of twentieth century Hollywood narrative cinema at the intersection...


Ronaldo – 2018 Updated Edition

by Luca Caioli Icon Books Ltd (October 05, 2017)

A three-time winner of the FIFA Ballon d’Or, Cristiano Ronaldo’s status as a footballing superstar is unquestionable.

His insatiable desire to succeed and to improve himself year-after-year has seen him win...


Wooden Spoon: Rugby World Yearbook 2018

by Ian Robertson & The Princess Royal G2 Rights (October 04, 2017)

Here it is – the 2018 and 22nd Wooden Spoon Rugby World Year Book. Now of age, this firmly established annual is the only illustrated yearbook produced for the rugby enthusiast. In this beautifully illustrated...


Stride for Stride

by Mick Clearly, Ian Robertson & Chris Jones G2 Rights (October 04, 2017)

Reviewing the British Lions' tour of New Zealand in 2017, Stride for Stride covers the tour from every angle. The 2017 British and Irish Lions matched the All Blacks, stride-for-stride, point for point, until...


The Chicago Cubs

by Rich Cohen Farrar, Straus and Giroux (October 03, 2017)

A captivating blend of reportage and memoir exploring the history of the Chicago Cubs

When Rich Cohen was eight years old, his father took him to see a Cubs game. On the way out of the park, his father asked...


Red Rover, Red Rover!

by Kunak McGann The O'Brien Press (October 02, 2017)

England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales,

Inside, Outside, Donkeys’ Tails

Were you the local Elastics champion growing up? Did you spend every waking moment obsessively playing Kerbs with your best mates? Have you...


Ask the Old Football Coach

by Jesse Farrar Lyons Press (October 01, 2017)

Throwing the flag on long-lost football “wisdom” from legends like Rockne, Heisman, and Camp

  • Quick-hitting spreads and single-page entries offer points of entry everywhere in the book
  • Humorous alternative...


Great Moves

by Sunil Weeramantry, Alan Abrams & Robert McLellan Mongoose Press (October 01, 2017)

What’s the best way to learn chess? Great Moves: Learning Chess Through History blends the intricacies of chess play with the game’s compelling and colorful history, putting real people at the 64 squares....


Free-Motion Block Designs

by C&T Publishing C&T Publishing (October 01, 2017)

Want inspiration for your free-motion quilting? Now you have the perfect tool! This spiral-bound book is full of designs—JUST designs—and will lie flat on your work surface to keep your hands on the quilt...


One-Block Wonders of the World

by Maxine Rosenthal & Linda Bardes C&T Publishing (October 01, 2017)

Transform a single fabric print with marvelous piecing magic! Best-selling author Maxine Rosenthal and Linda Bardes share stunning One-Block Wonder quilts, with contributions from the popular Facebook design...


Plays in Time

by Karen Malpede Intellect (October 01, 2017)

This is an anthology of four plays set during seminal events from the late 20th Century to the present: the Bosnian war and rape camps; the invasion and occupation of Iraq and Israel’s 2006 bombardment of...


Free-Motion Meandering—A Beginner's Guide to Machine Quilting

by Angela Walters Stash Books (October 01, 2017)

Turn the corner to free-motion success with a meandering makeover! Best-selling author Angela Walters shows you that free-motion quilting doesn't have to be scary—with a couple designs in your pocket, you...


Improv Patchwork

by Maria Shell Stash Books (October 01, 2017)

Explore new options in improvisational piecing and empower your creativity! Cut and combine solid-color fabrics to create your own “prints”—stripes, polka dots, chevrons, plaids, and more. Forget the rules...


Film Studies in China

by Contemporary Cinema Intellect (October 01, 2017)

Film Studies in China is a collection of specially selected articles chosen from issues of the Contemporary Cinema journal published throughout the year. Contemporary Cinema is one of the most prestigious academic...


The Best Bass Flies

by Jay Zimmerman Stackpole Books (October 01, 2017)

Bass fishing (largemouth, primarily) is growing in popularity around the country; it is growing really fast in western states such as Colorado, Idaho, and Nebraska due to the accessibility (public water nearby),...


Hiking New Mexico's Gila Wilderness

by Bill Cunningham & Polly Cunningham Falcon Guides (October 01, 2017)

New Mexico's 555,000-acre Gila Wilderness is a vast untrammeled patchwork of virtually unlimited forest types, climatic conditions, and wildlife.


Building Successful and Sustainable Film and Television Businesses

by Eva Bakoy Intellect (October 01, 2017)

This edited collection focuses on the production cultures of successful small and medium-sized (SME) film and television companies in Norway, Denmark, the Netherlands and the UK, based on a three-year research...


Wilderness Medicine

by M. W. D. Forgey Falcon Guides (October 01, 2017)

Now fully revised and updated, Wilderness Medicine: Beyond First Aid is essential reading for any trail user, from trip leaders and guides to EMTs and paramedics.

You’ll learn vital skills, such as:

  • How to...


Doggie Paddlin'

by David Mullally & Linda Mullally Falcon Guides (October 01, 2017)

That first moment you learn to paddle is almost as much fun as the first time you take your dog along with you. Whether on a canoe or kayak, surf board or stand up paddle board, dogs can’t get enough of the...


Hiking Nevada

by Bruce Grubbs Falcon Guides (October 01, 2017)

Comprehensive guide to hikes of varying difficulty levels and lengths in Nevada.


Modern Steelhead Flies

by Rob Russell, Jay Nicholas & Jon Jensen Stackpole Books (September 30, 2017)

Fly patterns, step-by-step tying instructions, and fishing tips from hardcore West Coast and Great Lakes steelheaders. Includes over 30 tiers from around the country, ranging from British Columbia to Great Lakes....


Box Stitch Crochet

by Corinne Freeman Stackpole Books (September 30, 2017)


High Mountains and Cold Seas

by J.R.L. Anderson & Tim Madge Vertebrate Digital (September 28, 2017)

Harold William ‘Bill’ Tilman (1898 –1977) was among the greatest adventurers of his time, a pioneering mountaineer and sailor who held exploration above all else.

The son of a Liverpool sugar importer,...


Second Nature

by Ric Flair, Charlotte Flair & Brian Shields St. Martin's Press (September 19, 2017)

"Every person that aspires to be a professional in this business should take notes from Ric Flair." —John Cena

WOOOOOO! Are you ready for this, WWE Universe?

For the first time ever, WWE’s illustrious father-daughter...


High Tide and an East Wind

by Bruce S. Wright Stackpole Books (September 15, 2017)

Eastern waterfowlers, who know the black duck best, regard this big dusky bird as the top game bird against which all other ducks are measured. In parts of the Northeast this feeling of affection is so strong...


Complete Book of the Wild Turkey

by Roger M. Latham Stackpole Books (September 15, 2017)

An illustrated guide to hunting for one of America's most popular game birds.


The Retriever Game

by Boyd Gibbons Stackpole Books (September 15, 2017)

Well before dawn on a mid-November morning, a caravan of customized pick-up trucks begins filing out of Duncan, Oklahoma. At that dark hour they appear to be nothing more than campers, but they are dog trucks....


The Elk of North America

by Olaus J. Murie Stackpole Books (September 15, 2017)

This is an outstanding treatise on one of America’s most widely hunted and most important big-game animals. Although thousands of sportsmen take to the field each year in quest of trophies, the perpetuation...


The Bobcat of North America

by Stanley P. Young Stackpole Books (September 15, 2017)

In this volume Stanley P. Young completes his series of monographs on the major predatory mammals of North America. As in his earlier works, The Wolves of North America; The Puma, Mysterious American Cat; and...


Tourism and Resilience

by Prof. C. Michael Hall, Girish Prayag & Alberto Amore Channel View Publications (September 15, 2017)

This book is the first authored overview of resilience in tourism and its relationship to the broader resilience literature. The volume takes a multi-scaled approach to examine resilience at the individual,...


Coyote Peterson’s Brave Adventures

by Coyote Peterson Mango (September 12, 2017)

• The adventurous author is a breakout star from Animal Planet • Coyote Peterson’s wilderness explorations have lit up YouTube, garnering hundreds of thousands of views • His Brave Wilderness Channel...


Rio 2016

by Andrew Zimbalist Brookings Institution Press (September 12, 2017)

A clear-eyed, critical examination of the social, political, and economic costs of hosting the 2016 summer Olympics

The selection of Rio de Janeiro as the site of the summer 2016 Olympic Games set off jubilant...


City of Forests, City of Farms

by Lindsay K. Campbell Cornell University Press (September 08, 2017)

City of Forests, City of Farms is a history of recent urban forestry and agriculture policy and programs in New York City. Centered on the 2007 initiative PlaNYC, this account tracks the development of policies...


The Boxing Kings

by Paul Beston Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 08, 2017)

For much of the twentieth century, boxing was one of America’s most popular sports, and the heavyweight champions were figures known to all. Their exploits were reported regularly in the newspapers—often...


The Forgotten Legacy of Stella Walsh

by Sheldon Anderson Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (September 08, 2017)

Stella Walsh, who was born in Poland but raised in the United States, competed for Poland at the 1932 and 1936 Olympics, winning gold and silver in the 100 meters. Running and jumping competitively for three...