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Hardcore Carnivore: Cook Meat Like You Mean It

$25.66 from Amazon »

Esquire magazine has deemed Hardcore Carnivore "A carnivore's bible." Solid praise for author Jess Pryles, an Aussie pitmaster now living in Austin, TX, and self-described "meat nerd." Pryles originally created the Hardcore...

Booze & Vinyl

$16.51 from Amazon »

Rock out with your cocktail out! Booze and Vinyl: A Spirited Guide to Great Music and Mixed Drinks is part stunning coffee table book, part curated bartender's manual, and part ticket book of front row seats to nostalgic...

Bong Appetit: Mastering the Art of Cooking with Weed

$27 from Amazon »

In my opinion the first step to mastering the art of cooking with weed is a Magical Butter cannabis cooker. From there, the editors of MUNCHIES fill in the rest of the route from 20 sack of marijuana to Bong Appetit...

Hacking Whiskey

$13.52 from Amazon »

Hacking Whiskey: Smoking, Blending, Fat Washing, and Other Whiskey Experiments sounds like the perfect title for the perfect Sunday afternoon. Or Monday afternoon if things are slow at work. A little team building activity...

Ranch: An Ode to America's Beloved Sauce

$16.51 from Amazon »

Seeing Ranch: An Ode to America's Beloved Sauce in 60 Mouth-Watering Recipes makes me reflective. Ranch dressing. What does Ranch dressing mean to me? Wedge salads. Buffalo wings. Cool Doritos. And, mmm, my mama has a...

The Good Neighbor: The Life and Work of Fred Rogers

$19.49 from Amazon »

Like a good neighbor, Fred Rogers was there. Every day, with a cardigan to wear and a lesson to share. Way before you and all your fake teleportation and spontaneous manifestation of sandwiches and giant stuffed pandas...

The Dude Diet

$16.98 from Amazon »

Between football season, Halloween, and then the start of the real feasting season, I'm not sure my Dude Diet is going to consist of anything healthier than light beer through the end of 108. However, The Dude Diet: Clean(ish)...

Cut in Half: The Hidden World Inside Everyday Objects

$19.46 from Amazon »

Nothing like unscrewing the top, opening up the back, or cutting it clean in half to figure out how stuff is made. In Cut in Half: The Hidden World Inside Everyday Objects author Mike Warren takes his YouTube channel...

Werner's Nomenclature of Colours

$10.50 from Amazon »

Werner's Nomenclature of Colours sounds like some stuffy science book a German guy wrote in 1814...

Outwitting Squirrels

$10.18 from Amazon »

I'm going to spoil Outwitting Squirrels for you and just say it: can't be done. Bird and bird feeder enthusiasts still love Bill Adler Jr.'s book about 101 Cunning Stratagems to Reduce Dramatically the Egregious Misappropriation...

I'm Dead, Now What?

$12.80 from Amazon »

I'm Dead, Now What? asks a very philosophical question. One that it makes no attempt to answer within its 96 pages. Sorry. Instead, I'm Dead, Now What? requires you to provide the answers, in this case, Important Information...

The Scale of Things

$14.99 from Amazon »

In The Scale of Things: Mind-blowing Proportions, Remarkable Ratios and Extraordinary Facts, David Tanguy and Mike Fairbrass attempt to turn sizes most of us can't comprehend into analogies most of us can. Their purpose:...

Hot Wheels Book

$50 from Amazon »

At 38 years old, I'm not sure I could get away with playing with a big ol' box of Hot Wheels, but I think it would be acceptable for me to read a big ol' book about Hot Wheels. Especially if I saved up my allowance and...

The Camp & Cabin Cookbook

$17.47 from Amazon »

The Camp & Cabin Cookbook knows there's a reason someone invented the word "glamping" and didn't get kicked off the planet. Or even out of the tent. Sure, roughing it with nothing more than a 20-pound pack and your 2...

What to Drink with What You Eat

$20 from Amazon »

What to Drink with What You Eat is exactly what it claims to be: The Definitive Guide to Pairing Food with Wine, Beer, Spirits, Coffee, Tea - Even Water. My fiancee owns the book, and it's like her bible. No joke. She'll...

Recipes for Good Luck

$16.86 from Amazon »

I know one recipe for good luck and it contains shredded pork, tomatillo salsa, Cotija cheese, and a corn tortilla. Mmmm, Taco Tuesday is always a good luck day. Ellen Weinstein's compilation of Recipes for Good Luck...

Super Mario Encyclopedia

$35.99 from Amazon »

Mario never dies inside the pages of the forthcoming Super Mario Encyclopedia. And I just read Nintendo has made 17 - 17! - Super Mario games, so for fans of the franchise, an encyclopedia is definitely overdue just for...

Does It Fart?

$10.37 from Amazon »

On behalf of Does It Fart?: The Definitive Field Guide to Animal Flatulence I'd like to ask: is Pulitzer taking entries for 2018 yet? Or is there at least some sort of illustration award we can add Ethan Kocak's name...

Guillermo del Toro's Notebooks

$37.48 from Amazon »

Guillermo del Toro Cabinet of Curiosities: My Notebooks, Collections, and Other Obsessions sounds like a fascinating, even thrilling piece to read...if you know Spanish. And cursive. Yes, of course the acclaimed director's...

The Star Wars Cookbook: BB-Ate

$11.48 from Amazon »

The Star Wars Cookbook: BB-Ate follows many, many previous Star Wars cookbooks, but author Lara Starr and photographer Matthew Carden - themselves responsible for Wookiee Pies, Clone Scones, and Other Galactic Goodies...

Toddlers Are A**holes: It's Not Your Fault

$8.41 from Amazon »

"Toddlers are a**holes. It's not your fault." I'm having a sudden flashback to my childhood, a resurgent memory of those words. Being spoken to my mama. Over and over again. Weird...

Morbid Curiosities: The Uncommon & the Bizarre

$27.70 from Amazon »

Craniometer for your coffee table? Morbid Curiosities: Collections of the Uncommon and the Bizarre caters to those fascinated by the macabre. By the occult. By death. And I'm not talking the cartoonish, whimsical, Beetlejuice...

In a Galaxy Far, Far Away

$70 - $80 from The New York Times »

Who knew The New York Times has chronicled the Star Wars saga as hard as the rest of us fanboys and girls out here? The only difference, as you might notice in their In a Galaxy Far, Far Away coffee table book, is that...

Handmade Leather Grimoires

$60 - $275 from Etsy »

Grimoires are books of magic. Recipes for cooking up spells, crafting talismans, and calling forth angels and demons. The pages of a grimoire can protect the secrets of witches and wizards, binding them in leather and...