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Sep.24.2009
Crochet lovers will embrace Hooked for Life: Adventures of a Crochet Zealot, a book that lovingly and humorously explores the craft of crochet and is written by a true crochet zealot. Mary Beth Temple, a well-known author in the crafting world and a self-admitted crochet junkie, gives an insider...
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Aug.20.2009
Growing old is great fun when you keep your sense of humor and never forget the wonder and energy of childhood. Let's Get Pickled!, the latest collection of Pickles cartoons, feeds on unconditional loveof pets, old friends, and, of course, familyto provide zinger-filled humor. Earl and Opal, a wise...
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Aug.20.2009
Pickles is about growing old and keeping your sense of humor, but never forgetting what it's like to be a child. Built around Earl and Opal and the love they've shared for over fifty years, this strip focuses on family, the importance of staying close to those who bring the most joy, and the...
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Jul.04.2009
It took 43 seconds for the atomic bomb to be dropped on Hiroshima. History was forever altered in less than a minute. In contrast, it took 355 years, 10 months, and five days to end African slavery in the Americas. These moments in history are among the nearly 200 recounted in this turn-back-the-...
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Feb.15.2009
Product Description "We're talking cute, but with a Calvin and Hobbes-ian twist." --Mike Wilson, features editor, St. Petersburg Times In the spirit of Snoopy and Charlie Brown, or Calvin and Hobbes, please welcome Sophie and Doug. Dog Eat Doug is the cartooning creation of...
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Oct.08.2008
The golfer lines up the shot. It's a long one, and the chances of acing it are nil. He says a prayer, swings, and- hallelujah!-he scores a hole in one. Many golfers confess to murmuring earnest prayers that they, too, may join the 42,000 people a year who catch lightning in a bottle and score a...
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Oct.08.2008
"Whether it's the hacker who caught his own ricocheted drive, the pro who stripped down to his shorts to play a shot, or the caddie who lost a golf bag during a round, one thing is certain: Golf is a funny game." --From the introduction From bogies and birdies to par shots and eagles,...
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Jul.30.2008
Introducing Cool Jew: The Ultimate Guide for Every Member of the Tribe (Andrews McMeel Publishing, $12.99, September 2008) by award-winning journalist Lisa Alcalay Klug. Imagine an updated combination of the beloved Jewish Catalog meets the Joys of Yiddish with a hip-hop spin that captures the...
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Mar.06.2008
Covering knitting terminology from alpaca and argyle to WIPs and yarn porn, The Secret Language of Knitters is the Webster's Dictionary of Knitting- but with a sense of humor and appreciation for every knitter's complete obsession with yarn and absolute hatred of moths.   Perfect for looking...