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May 2, 2016

A dozen books for Mom on Mother’s Day »

Mother's Day is just around the corner (May 8!), which means it's time to find the perfect gift for that special mother-figure in your life. Check out our suggestions below, and our complete Mother's Day collection.
If your mom is into The Great Wide Open:

Grandma Gatewood's Walk_pb  Heirloom Plants  Eating Appalachia

Grandma Gatewood's Walk: “Th…

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December 11, 2015

5 Books for Music Fans »

From Bowie to Belle & Sebastian, here are some books for the musician or die-hard fan on your list—and you can check out the rest of our music books, too. Remember: your entire order on our website is 50% off through December 31 with the code HOLIDAY2015.

Bowie on Bowie edited by Sean E

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December 8, 2015

7 Books for the History Buffs on Your List »

Snag one of these history titles for your friend, aunt, or father-in-law...or for yourself! Don't forget your entire order on our website is 50% off with the code HOLIDAY2015.*

Abe & Fido
Abe & Fido

"Abe & Fido is entertaining, but it's more than a novelty. Algeo makes the case that Lincoln wa…

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December 4, 2015

Food & Spirits Books for the Holidays »


Spirit of PlaceSpirit of Place

by Charles MacLean, photography by Lara Platman and Allan MacDonald

“A superb gift for a Scotch connoisseur.” —The Tasting Panel

"This is armchair travel at its best." —The Wall Street Journal



AAmerican Wine covermerican Wine

by Tom Acitelli

“An engaging, anecdotal…

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December 2, 2015

The Perfect Books for the Film Buff on Your List »

This fall we published two film biographies, The First King of Hollywood: The Life of Douglas Fairbanks (October) and The Ice Cream Blonde: The Whirlwind Life and Mysterious Death of Screwball Comedienne Thelma Todd (November), both of which have been well received by reviewers and the film blogg…

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