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Hardworking Cats

by Lisa Kerber & John Ungar Skyhorse (November 18, 2014)

An ode to the feline in your life, Hardworking Cats shows cats are much less lazy than we give them credit for. It’s not all just sleeping in sunspots, curling up on laps, and looking adorable. Our cats are...


Ravens in Winter

by Bernd Heinrich Simon & Schuster (October 07, 2014)

“One of the most interesting discoveries I’ve seen in animal sociobiology in years.” E.O. Wilson

Why do ravens, generally understood to be solitary creatures, share food between each other during winter?...


Aloft

by Stephen Bodio & Sy Montgomery Skyhorse (August 05, 2014)

The humble pigeon is anything but “common” to those who know the true nature of these birds. This bird is so enamored by some that, for over six thousand years, people have devoted themselves to the art of...


The Backyard Chicken Book

by H. Lee Schwanz Skyhorse (April 01, 2014)

A small flock of poultry can supply all of the eggs your family needs during the year. And, after your hens have completed their egg-laying days, there will be meat for barbecuing or roasting. Luckily, a small...


Laughter, The Best Medicine: Those Lovable Pets

by Editors of Reader's Digest Reader's Digest (February 02, 2012)

People are funny, but so are the animals we love-and our day-to-day relationships with them can be even more entertaining. Dogs and cats obviously rule the comedic roost, but parrots, parakeets, and other talking...


Fishing Dogs

by Raymond Coppinger, Peter Pinardi & Nick Lyons Skyhorse (February 04, 2014)

If you’re familiar with the world of hunting, you know how important dogs are in the field. Less known, however, is how vital these canines are to fishermen. For many anglers, packing your tackle and wading...


Downton Tabby

by Chris Kelly Simon & Schuster (December 03, 2013)

A parody of the worldwide television phenomenon Downton Abbey, with cats.

Downton Tabby is about England’s oldest and finest family of cats in people clothes. With beautiful (and scandalous) photographs and...


Wordbirds: An Irreverent Lexicon for the 21st Century

by Liesl Schillinger & Elizabeth Zechel Simon & Schuster (October 15, 2013)

This charming and whimsically illustrated book of newly minted words—on politics and the media, love and friendship, work, play, family, fashion, and city life—is “a lexicon of witty neologisms for the...


The Biggle Poultry Book

by Jacob Biggle Skyhorse (September 01, 2013)

When Jacob Biggle first published his book on the management of poultry, there were more than 300 million chickens and 30 million other domesticated fowl in the United States. Today, the trend continues with...


Extinct for a Reason: A Field Guide to Failimals and Evolosers

by Scott Cooney & Aaron Adler Gallery Books (May 21, 2013)

In the proud tradition of the Center for Failimological Research, an illustrated field guide to animals who’ve become extinct—for good reason—including the Bipolar Bear, Neapolitan Zebra, and Combover...


Shake

by Carli Davidson Harper Design (October 22, 2013)

Original, amusing, and brilliantly documented, Shake is a heartwarming collection of sixty-one beguiling dogs caught in the most candid of moments: mid-shake. This glorious, graphic volume will stop you dead...


The Big, Bad Book of Beasts

by Michael Largo William Morrow Paperbacks (April 16, 2013)

The world's wildest collection of animal knowledge and lore!

Lions, and tigers, and bears . . . and dinosaurs, dragons, and monsters. Oh my!

For hundreds of years, the most popular books in the Western world next...


A Friend Called Alfie

by Rachel Wells Avon (October 17, 2019)

The Sunday Times bestseller returns for a sixth book! Alfie and his mischievous kitten George are back for more adventures – this time with a puppy in tow…

At Christmas time we all need a friend…

Alfie...


Lara The Runaway Cat: One cat’s journey to discover home is where the heart is

by Dion Leonard & Sophie Pembroke HarperElement (February 07, 2019)

Lara the Runaway Cat tells the story of Gobi, the loveable pup who followed Dion Leonard across a gruelling 155-mile trek across the Gobi Desert, and her mischievous cat sister, Lara, who runs away from her...


Catakism

by Jeff Lazarus Skyhorse (November 07, 2017)

Does your cat own you? What has caused us to enthrone cats as the most popular pet on the planet? Why do we devote so much of our time and income to grooming, feeding, coddling, photographing, praising, providing...


The Tao of Pug

by Nancy LeVine & Wilson the Pug Skyhorse (April 04, 2017)

Playful, endearing, and clearly profound, The Tao of Pug looks at the big picture from the eyes of a little dog.

Meet Wilson the Pug, a dog with a great deal of wisdom to share. A much-admired spiritual teacher,...


The Adorable Circle of Life

by Alex Solis Skyhorse (May 09, 2017)

Savage. Menacing. Ruthless.

Predators get a pretty bad rap. Sure, they prey on helpless animals that never stand a chance, but behind those jagged teeth, powerful jaws, and razor-sharp claws, every predator has...


1001 Hunting Tips

by Lamar Underwood & Nate Matthews Skyhorse (October 17, 2010)

No matter how skilled a hunter you are right now, novice or expert, 1001 Hunting Tips will make you better. Author and outdoorsman Lamar Underwood offers words of wisdom on this adrenaline-filled sport and has...


Things Drunk People Say

by Kathleen Go Skyhorse (July 13, 2013)

Alas! The drunken, muddled words you forgot you said (or wish you could forget) were picked up by barhopping eavesdroppers and are collected here for all to see. The drunk dials, teary-eyed confessions, incoherent...


The Joy of Birding

by Kate Rowinski Skyhorse (February 08, 2011)

More than 50 million birders can’t be wrong. No matter where you live, you have the joy of hearing and seeing birds. This easy-to-use, full-color guide will provide you with the answers. Here you’ll...


Ray Eye's Turkey Hunting Bible

by Ray Eye Skyhorse (February 21, 2012)

Legendary turkey hunter Ray Eye provides all of the information you need to know to successfully hunt wild turkeys across the country: how to scout, how and when to call, special tactics for the early season,...


Life's a Pooch

by Boze Hadleigh Skyhorse (November 21, 2017)

Life’s a Pooch is, pardon the expression, catnip for dog lovers. Its five riveting chapters comprise hundreds of celebrity quotes and anecdotes about everyone’s best friend. By turns funny, touching, surprising,...


Trooper

by Forrest Bryant Johnson Skyhorse (March 27, 2018)

Whenever middle-aged desert tour guide Forrest Bryant Johnson went out on his daily walks into the Mojave, all was usually peaceful and serene. But one beautiful summer day in 1987, Forrest heard a cry of distress....


The Ohio Wildlife Encyclopedia

by Scott Shupe Skyhorse (May 29, 2018)

Ohio’s wildlife has always played an important role in the history of human beings inhabiting the state. Native Americans depended on birds, mammals, and fish for sustenance and the state’s first Europeans...


Chicken Soup for the Soul: Life Lessons from the Cat

by Amy Newmark Chicken Soup for the Soul (May 14, 2019)

You can’t help but be changed when you have a cat. They teach us about devotion, loyalty, and the value of living in the moment. They show us how to appreciate every day, and somehow, in those deep eyes, we...


Uncle John's Bathroom Reader Horse Lover's Companion

by Bathroom Readers' Institute Portable Press (July 15, 2012)

Quit horsing around! Whether you want to ride ’em, race ’em, or raise ’em, you’ll find everything equine in these pages.

Why the long face? This book really ponies up the fun! From Old West cowboy companions...


Uncle John's Bathroom Reader Dog Lover's Companion

by Bathroom Readers' Institute Portable Press (July 15, 2012)

From mongrels to Marmaduke, Uncle John unleashes the mysteries, marvels, and mayhem of man's best friend.

The only thing that’s more eager to please you than your dog…is this Bathroom Reader about dogs! It’s...


Uncle John's Bathroom Reader Cat Lover's Companion

by Bathroom Readers' Institute Portable Press (July 15, 2012)

Curious and quick, smart and wily, cats are the monarchs of their domains.

The relationship between cats and us lower animals cannot be summed up in mere words, but leave it to Uncle John to try anyway. Curl...


Dogtology

by Jeff Lazarus Skyhorse (November 07, 2017)

Chew on this. As humans, we have a deep need to believe . . . a need to relate to something greater and more ideal than ourselves. Perhaps that’s why so many millions believe in Dog. Man’s devotion to Dog...


Homer for the Holidays

by Nancy LeVine Skyhorse (October 03, 2017)

Wilson the Pug has taught his many admirers some important life lessons—and he practices what he preaches. One crisp winter day, Wilson comes across a baby pug, lost and alone. Determined to do “the right...


Gifts of the Crow

by John Marzluff & Tony Angell Free Press (June 05, 2012)

CROWS ARE MISCHIEVOUS, playful, social, and passionate. They have brains that are huge for their body size and exhibit an avian kind of eloquence. They mate for life and associate with relatives and neighbors...


The C-Word

by Adams Media Adams Media (September 18, 2012)

C***! C***! C***!

Whether you spend hours daydreaming about c***, or can't stand looking at the c*** next door, The C-Word is a thought-provoking look at all different types of c***.

Captured in a variety of situations,...


Maxims of Manhood Presents ManLibs

by Max Biggs Adams Media (May 18, 2011)

Not to be confused with Mad Libs—those lame things kids do—ManLibs was created by guys for guys. You still fill in the blanks, but there's no need to watch your mouth; in this case, words that make your girlfriend...


Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Dog Really Did That?: 101 Stories of Miracles, Mischief and Magical Moments

by Amy Newmark Chicken Soup for the Soul (August 08, 2017)

With a focus on rescue dogs, these 101 true, personal stories will make you laugh, nod your head in recognition, and sometimes tear up a little.  Royalties from the book go to American Humane, one of the organizations...


Chicken Soup for the Soul: The Cat Really Did That?: 101 Stories of Miracles, Mischief and Magical Moments

by Amy Newmark Chicken Soup for the Soul (August 08, 2017)

Our cats make us smile every day, but some days they really outdo themselves! This book is full of those hilarious and heartwarming stories about the many ways our mischevious feline...


I-SPY PETS: When Human Friendship Is Not Enough (I-SPY for Grown-ups)

by Sam Jordison HarperCollins (November 03, 2016)

From Sam Jordison, author of the bestselling Crap Towns series, comes I-SPY for Grown-ups.

The I-SPY concept is very simple: it’s like the ‘I spy with my little eye’ game, only instead of all the tedious...


Evil Penguins

by Elia Anie Gallery Books (December 01, 2009)

What's black-and-white and evil all over?

Get ready to find out the terrifying truth....

Penguins. They're everywhere-gracing movie screens, Coke ads, and merchandise. But don't let those happy feet fool you....


My Side

by Walter Wager Simon & Schuster (December 06, 2005)

A Dishy Tell-All Memoir from the Great Ape

A funny thing happened on the way to the Empire State Building...and now, for the first time since his 1933 debut, King Kong, thelegendary ape of the big screen, tells...


I Am Maru

by mugumogu William Morrow (November 15, 2011)

Meet Maru!

This round, adorable Scottish Fold cat may be an internet sensation, but he knows how to keep his celebrity status from going to his fluffy head . . . mostly. Maru and his owner, mugumogu, give readers...


Life Works Itself Out: (And Then You Nap)

by Keiya Mizuno & Naoki Naganuma Gallery Books (October 11, 2016)

A runaway bestseller in Japan, now available in English for the first time, Life Works Itself Out is an unforgettable collection of adorable cat photos and sage life advice that will appeal to fans of Texts...


A Rage for Falcons

by Stephen Bodio, Jonathan Wilde & Helen Macdonald Skyhorse (October 27, 2015)

Thus begins the tale by Stephen Bodio, a lover of birds and nature, of the incredible connection between man and birds of prey. Falconry can be traced back over four thousand years and, as Bodio says, “it is...


ToastHampton

by Katie Sturino & Katie Lee Harper Design (May 31, 2016)

A delightful and colorful high-fashion romp featuring Toast, the world’s first supermodel dog.

She’s graced the pages of the New York Times and Us Weekly, and has appeared on Good Morning America and the...


The Joy of Keeping Chickens

by Jennifer Megyesi & Geoff Hansen Skyhorse (April 07, 2015)

Finally backyard farmers who want to keep a few hens for eggs have a bible that's attractive enough to leave out on the coffee table, and inexpensive enough to purchase on a whim. This comprehensive guide, written...