Sun Tzu's 2,500-year-oldThe Art of War is a classic among classics: The original take on game-theory, Machiavellian centuries before Machiavelli, it is a timeless manifesto of effective strategy. Tens of thousands of copies of dozens of editions are sold each year; it's mandatory reading in colleges..
Maggie Glezer, the uniquely qualified, totally obsessed certified bread baker who teaches and writes about bread for both laypeople and professionals, set off across the country in pursuit of the best breads and best bakers in America. And she returned with the goods--impeccable recipes that reprodu..
Despite our growing kitchen savvy, many Americans still find French food too intimidating, too time-consuming, and too complicated. Richard Grausman, a well-known teacher of French cooking, has had a long-time mission to dispel this fear and make French cooking accessible and understandable to the A..
From the founders of Atlas Obscura.com, the online destination for wonder and curiosity -- with over five million active monthly users -- comes a book like no other, featuring over 600 lushly illustrated entries on wondrous, curious, eccentric and bizarre locales: from the bone museums of Italy to t..
Atlas Obscura, the 2016 bestseller, offered rabid travellers and dreamers a new travel bucket list of places off the beaten path. Now, Atlas Obscura Explorer's Journal will help them keep track of where their wanderlust takes them, and all their adventures along the way. A lay-flat paperback with st..
Discover wonder. "A wanderlust-whetting cabinet of curiosities on paper."- New York Times Inspiring equal parts wonder and wanderlust, Atlas Obscura is a phenomenon of a travel book that shot to the top of bestseller lists when it was first published and changed the way we think about the world, exp..
Here's an amazing baby book like no other. For one, because The Baby Keepsake Book and Planner is in a binder, it's completely guilt-free and customizable. Forgot to record baby's first steps? No matter, just tear out that page. Is your baby adopted? No need to avoid the pages about your birthing ex..
Everything tastes better with bacon. One of those flavor-packed, umami-rich, secret-weapon ingredients, it has the power to elevate just about any dish, from soups to souffles, braises to bread pudding.Peter Kaminsky and Marie Rama know just how to employ it. Peter is the author of both "Pig Perfect..
You won't see anybody saying "Koochie koochie koo" to these babies. Just as "Bad Cat" and "Bad Dog" ripped the lid off the world of "cute" housepets, "Bad Baby" strips away all the illusions of innocence that have been swaddling babies for centuries, revealing them in all their petulant, pretentious..
Man's best friend? Think again. Behind those loving eyes and wagging tail lurks a very different dog. A dog with an edge. A dog with a dark side. A Bad Dog. Here, in all their glory, are hundreds of bad dogs, with bad tempers and bad breath. Smart-asses, stoners, thugs, cranks, lechers, hellions - m..
"Bag the Elephant" is all about how smart businesspeople can woo and keep those all-important elephants - the big, make-or-break customers. Like its companion, the "New York Times" bestseller "Be the Elephant", it is filled with dynamic advice and real-life examples, delivered in an energetic, strai..