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The Toddler Owner’s Manual

“The Baby Owner

Absinthe & Flamethrowers: A Guide to Living Dangerously

Want to add more excitement to your life? This daring combination of science, history, and DIY projects will show you how. Written for smart risk takers, it explores why danger is good for you and details the art of living dangerously. Risk takers are more successful, more interesting individuals who lead more fulfilling lives. Unlike […]

How to Take over Teh Wurld

“””A LOLcat is a picture of a cat with a funny, misspelled, caption. “” That sentence is one of the many used by the publisher of this book to describe How to Take Over Teh Wurld. Two things are wrong with it, however. First, there isn’t a comma needed between “”misspelled”” and “”caption””. And thirdly, […]

The Complete Manual of Things that Might Kill You

AAAAAAAAAACHHOOOOO! Just a simple sneeze, right, nothing serious? Well, it could be – or you could have contracted the PLAGUE! The only way to find out is through intense testing by doctors. Or, you can diagnose yourself, using The Complete Manual of Things that Might Kill You. Because no matter how much training doctors have, […]

The Baby Owner’s Manual

“The birth of your child – what a miracle! But then you bring the little creature home and you realize that you have no idea what to do with it. “”Why didn’t this thing come with an instruction manual?”” you cry out in vain. You try moving it up, down, up, down, left, right, left, […]

Lord Of The Rings – 50 Year Anniversary Edition

“To quote the beginning of this fine collector’s edition….’The Lord Of The Rings is often erroneously called a trilogy, when it is in fact a single novel, consisting of six books plus appendices, published for convenience in three volumes…”” Three rings for the Elven kings under the sky, Seven for the Dwarven lords in their […]

The Office Space Kit

“To: All New Employees From: Bill Lumbergh RE: Welcome to Initech Just a few things, mmmKay? First, welcome to the new office location of Initech. The rumors of the fire that burned down Initech v1.0 are just rumors, okay? We moved to this location as the company upsized its profitability and downsized its expenses. So, […]

Electronic Gadgets for the Evil Genius

Electronics fans have waited a long time for this book. Not since 1983 has author Bob Iannini published a collection of his amazing projects – all of them fun, easy and inexpensive to make at home and, best of all, seriously exciting and impressive! Iannini takes the stuff of science fiction and science future and […]

501 Things to do with a Zombie

Escape routes, defense plans, survival kits. Enough is enough! Zombies have gotten a bad rap, and it’s time the redeeming qualities of these brain-eating (but potentially lovable) creatures come to light. Enter 501 Things to Do with a Zombie. Inside, you’ll see that the undead make the perfect sidekicks for just about anything you’ve got […]

Android Karenina

Ben H. Winters wrote the amazing Sense and Sensibility and Sea Monsters. Always being a gracious author, he decided to help out another up-and-coming writer (just like he did for Jane Austen): Leo Tolstoy. The result is the crazy, steampunk, dramatic adventure Android Karenina. A book that dares ask the question: can robots and love […]