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The Gifted Boss: How to Find, Create and Keep Great Employees

by Dale Dauten HarperCollins e-books (May 17, 2011)

Want freedom from management, mediocrity and morons?

Ever wonder what the best bosses know that you don't?

Do you want to have great employees, people who don't need to be managed and who make everyone around...


The Little Blue Book of Travel Wisdom

by Julie Ganz Skyhorse (November 04, 2014)

From the early explorers to space travelers and holiday jetsetters, those in transit have acknowledged both the benefits and downsides of life on the go. The Little Blue Book of Travel Wisdom is a collection...


Easy Fixes For Everyday Things

by Editors at Reader's Digest Reader's Digest (October 14, 2014)

Maybe your smartphone fell in water or you spilled coffee on your computer keyboard. Perhaps your iron won't produce steam or your refrigerator is making an odd noise. It could be that your watch face has been...


The Ultimate Prepper's Guide

by Jay Cassell Skyhorse (June 03, 2014)

The Ultimate Preppers' Guide is packed with practical approaches, step-by-step instructions, and how-to explanations for disaster and emergency preparation. Knowledge maps, flow charts, and templates provide...


10,001 Ways to Live Large on a Small Budget

by The Writers of Wise Bread Skyhorse (May 12, 2009)

Filled with savvy tips on how to live, eat, shop, and have fun on a small budget, 10,001 Ways to Live Large on a Small Budget is a compilation of the juiciest tips from the #1 personal finance blog WiseBread.com,...


U.S. Navy SEAL Sniper Training Program

by U.S. Navy Skyhorse (June 01, 2011)

“From 1962 when the first SEAL teams were commissioned to present day, Navy SEALs have distinguished themselves as an individually reliable, collectively disciplined and highly skilled maritime force. Because...


U.S. Army Weapons Systems 2010-2011

by Department of the Army Skyhorse (April 07, 2010)

From the Advanced Threat Infrared Countermeasures to the XM320 grenade launcher, this comprehensive guide profiles nearly every weapon currently in use by the U.S. Army. In addition, it covers cutting-edge technology...


Field Operations Guide for Disaster Assessment and Response

by U.S. Agency for International Development Skyhorse (June 26, 2013)

In developing this third revision of version 4.0 of the Field Operations Guide for Disaster Assessment and Response, the Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance (OFDA) of the United States Agency of International...


Getting the Pretty Back: Friendship, Family, and Finding the Perfect Lipstick

by Molly Ringwald Dey Street Books (April 27, 2010)

As the endearing and witty star of the beloved John Hughes “brat pack” classics Sixteen Candles, The Breakfast Club, and Pretty in Pink, Molly Ringwald defined teenage angst, love, and heartbreak. Now a...


Savvy Chic: The Art of More for Less

by Anna Johnson HarperCollins e-books (October 26, 2010)

From Anna Johnson, the author of Three Black Skirts and Handbags comes an invaluable manual for how to live well and elegantly on a budget. The perfect book for our more frugal times, Savvy Chic celebrates “the...


Cowboy: The Ultimate Guide to Living Like a Great American Icon

by Rocco Wachman & Matthew A. Pellegrini HarperCollins e-books (May 04, 2010)

The ultimate guide to living like a great American icon, Cowboy by Rocco Wachman—celebrity host of CMT’s popular “Cowboy U”—is an essential manual of cowboy culture, cowboy living, and cowboy lore,...


Snobs

by Russell Lynes HarperCollins e-books (July 21, 2009)

In this classic work by the renowned wit and pundit whom the New York Times has lauded as "one of America's foremost arbiters of taste and mores . . . an acclaimed expert on what was highbrow, what was lowbrow,...


Guests

by Russell Lynes HarperCollins e-books (July 21, 2009)

Our eminent founding father Ben Franklin once famously compared guests to stinking fish. While this assessment may seem a trifle harsh, the truth remains that social intercourse is a most risky endeavor. Who...


Gothic Charm School

by Jillian Venters HarperCollins e-books (June 23, 2009)

An essential, fully illustrated guidebook to day-to-day Goth living

There's more to being a Goth than throwing on some black velvet, dyeing your hair, and calling it a day (or a night). How do you dress with...


Aries

by Dan Liebman Collins (October 16, 2012)

Find out what 2013 holds in store for you, Aries. Packed with insightful information to make 2013 a meaningful year for the Ram, the first sign of the zodiac, Aries: Personal Horoscopes 2013 includes:

  • Week-by-week...


Every Canadian's Guide to the Law

by Linda Silver Dranoff Collins (March 22, 2011)

This indispensable reference guide, first published in 1997 and now in its fourth edition, has been fully updated to reflect current, important changes in Canadian law. Every Canadian’s Guide to the Law unfolds...


The Southerner's Handbook

by Editors of Garden and Gun Harper Wave (October 29, 2013)

Whether you live below the Mason Dixon Line or just wish you did, The Southerner’s Handbook is your guide to living the good life. Curated by the editors of the award-winning Garden & Gun magazine, this compilation...


Reader's Digest Extraordinary Uses for Ordinary Things New Edition

by Reader's Digest Reader's Digest (June 11, 2019)

An updated edition, now fully illustrated and in color, of the classic guide to using common household items to replace, restore, repair, or revive almost anything in your household—including yourself.

When...


How to successfully complete your DBA?

by Michel Kalika Éditions Ems (October 05, 2017)

This book entitled How to successfully complete your DBA? (Doctorate in Business Administration) aims to answer the questions of managers who wish to gain perspective, defend and publish a thesis grounded...


The Complete U.S. Army Survival Guide to Tropical, Desert, Cold Weather, Mountain Terrain, Sea, and NBC Environments

by Department of the Army & Jay McCullough Skyhorse (August 09, 2016)

Within this indispensable guide, you’ll find every tip that you’ll ever need to thrive in any type of landscape, in any degree of climate. From managing the heat of the tropics to combatting the chill of...


The Pot Book

by Julie Holland Inner Traditions/Bear & Company (September 23, 2010)

Leading experts on the science, history, politics, medicine, and potential of America’s most popular recreational drug

• With contributions by Andrew Weil, Michael Pollan, Lester Grinspoon, Allen St. Pierre...


Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang: The Boom in British Thrillers from Casino Royale to The Eagle Has Landed

by Mike Ripley & Lee Child HarperCollins (May 18, 2017)

WINNER OF THE HRF KEATING AWARD FOR BEST NON-FICTION CRIME BOOK 2018

An entertaining history of British thrillers from Casino Royale to The Eagle Has Landed, in which award-winning crime writer Mike Ripley reveals...


The  Sober Revolution

by Lucy Rocca Accent Press (August 29, 2013)

Do you count down the minutes to wine o'clock on a daily basis? Is a bottle of Pinot Grigio your friend at the end of a long hard day? If you want to give up being controlled and defined by alcohol then now...


Your Six Week Plan

by Lucy Rocca Accent Press (October 03, 2013)

If you have decided to quit drinking, 'Your 6 Week Plan' is for you. A diary specifically created for those at the beginning of their sober journey, 'Your 6 Week Plan' provides the opportunity to write your...


Toasts

by June Cotner Viva Editions (October 27, 2014)

A well-chosen toast can make simple moments special and special moments memorable. Whether it’s celebrating a wedding, a job promotion, a birthday, or a new direction in life, toasting is a tradition that...


How to Catch a Pig

by Denis Boyles HarperCollins e-books (October 06, 2009)

Way back before man abandoned the woods for the cities—and traded his hunting rifle for a BlackBerry—he had to know how to do certain things to survive. He had to trap and build and grow things, using his...


Emily Post's Etiquette 17th Edition

by Peggy Post HarperCollins e-books (March 17, 2009)

For the first time in its history, this American classic has been completely rewritten. Peggy Post gives us etiquette for today's times. Read by millions since the first edition was published in 1922, Emily...


The Checklist: How to Identify True Medical Advice When

by Dr. Manny Alvarez HarperCollins e-books (March 17, 2009)

In the tradition of YOU The Owner's Manual, The Checklist is organized as a guide to help individuals and families take the right precautions, at the right time in their lives, to avoid the most common health...


The Daring Book for Girls

by Andrea J. Buchanan & Miriam Peskowitz William Morrow (March 17, 2009)

The Daring Book for Girls is the manual for everything that girls need to know—and that doesn't mean sewing buttonholes! 

Whether it's female heroes in history, secret note-passing skills, science projects,...


Ordinary People, Extraordinary Wealth

by Ric Edelman HarperCollins (October 13, 2009)

How did a secretary, a firefighter, a retired naval officer, a housewife, a construction worker, a schoolteacher, and a pharmacist become wealthy? Bestselling author Ric Edelman has studied the wealth-making...


How to Win Games and Beat People

by Tom Whipple Dey Street Books (December 01, 2015)

Destroy the competition on game night with this seriously funny guide packed with handy strategy, tricks, and tips from the experts

Games are way more fun to play when you win—especially when you crush your...


International Students’ Survival Guide

by Collins Collins (June 19, 2014)

Get the most out of your time at university

This e-book prepares you for undergraduate and postgraduate life at English-speaking universities. You will discover what to expect and how to prepare for living and...


The Groom-to-Be's Handbook

by Today's Groom Magazine Skyhorse (April 07, 2015)

The Ultimate Guide to a Fabulous Ring, a Memorable Proposal, and the Perfect Wedding

A fun and informative guide for every guy ready to take the plunge

From figuring out whether she’ll say “yes” before you...


Reach

by Trabian Shorters, Ben Jealous & Russell Simmons Atria Books (February 03, 2015)

A New York Times and Washington Post Bestseller

In this timely and important collection of personal essays, black men from all walks of life share their inspiring stories and ultimately how each, in his own...