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Use This Book!: The Only Book You'll Ever Need
Melissa Heckscher.
 
Publisher: Quirk
Format: spiral
ISBN: 9781594740978
Daedalus Item Code: 64818
 
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Ask the Past: Pertinent and Impertinent Advice from Yesteryear
Elizabeth P. Archibald.
 
Publisher: Square Peg
Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9780224101240
Daedalus Item Code: 64303
 
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DC Comics Superheroes and Villains Fandex: 75 Icons from the DC Universe

Publisher: Workman.   Format: .
ISBN: 9780761158561.  Daedalus Item Code: 64405
 
It seems only fitting that an essential guide—an encyclopedia, really—of the heroes and villains of the DC Comics universe should be presented as a riveted stack of colorful 10-inch die-cut cards, ... (Read More)
 
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The Novel Cure: An A–Z of Literary Remedies
Ella Berthoud & Susan Elderkin.
Publisher: Canongate.   Format: no jacket.
ISBN: 9780857864208.  Daedalus Item Code: 70123
 
If you believe that books like To Kill a Mockingbird and The Great Gatsby are more than just page-turners, you may well be right. While we generally read novels for entertainment, ... (Read More)
 
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The Smartest Book in the World: A Lexicon of Literacy, A Rancorous Reportage, A Concise Curriculum of Cool
Greg Proops. Jennifer Canaga, illus.
Publisher: Touchstone.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781476747040.  Daedalus Item Code: 54316
 
Best known for appearing on the improv comedy show Whose Line Is It Anyway? and for his award-winning podcast "The Smartest Man in the World," Greg Proops is also a fountain of historical ... (Read More)
 
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The Essentials of MLA Style: A Guide to Documentation for Writers of Research PaperS
Joseph F. Trimmer.
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780395883167.  Daedalus Item Code: 64040
 
For most writers of research papers, the Modern Language Association of America's system of documentation—"MLA style"—remains the gold standard. Facilitating easy reference, this guide covers what ... (Read More)
 
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Globetrotting Brainiac: 600 Historical Facts & Fun Trivia from Around the World

Publisher: Kaplan.   Format: .
ISBN: 9781427797124.  Daedalus Item Code: 76034
 
How much do you know about the world you live on? Can you name the least densely populated country on earth? Which two-island Caribbean nation's capital is Saint John, and which other two-island ... (Read More)
 
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100 Words Almost Everyone Confuses & Misuses
Editors of the American Heritage Dictionaries.
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780618493333.  Daedalus Item Code: 64512
 
Even if you pride yourself on your grammar and vocabulary, there's a chance that you may have confused "averse" with "adverse," or forgotten that "enormity" suggests evil deeds rather than largeness. ... (Read More)
 
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Don't Forget to Sing in the Lifeboats: And 366 Other Bits of Uncommon Wisdom for Uncommon Times
Kathryn & Ross Petras.
Publisher: Workman.   Format: laminated cover.
ISBN: 9780761156147.  Daedalus Item Code: 64466
 
When life hands you lemons, it's inspiring to hear from people who've made (and drunk) the lemonade. People who've been there and done that, who've graduated from the school of hard knocks and never ... (Read More)
 
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How to Do (Just About) Anything on a Computer (Microsoft Windows 7): Hundreds of Ways to Get More Out of Your PC

Publisher: Reader's Digest.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781606523384.  Daedalus Item Code: 64260
 
Learn and get practical advice on how to buy and sell on eBay, create a blog, organize your recipes, design an invitation, track your budget, and more with this handy reference. Beginning with ... (Read More)
 
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Uglier Than a Monkey's Armpit: Untranslatable Insults, Put-Downs and Curses from Around the World
Robert Vanderplank.
Publisher: Boxtree.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780752226484.  Daedalus Item Code: 64553
 
They're the words you won't learn in any regular language class. Whether borne out of surprise, anger, passion, or humor, curses and insults make up some of the most colorful and profound phrases in ... (Read More)
 
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How to Sound Cultured: Master The 250 Names That Intellectuals Love To Drop Into Conversation
Thomas W. Hodgkinson & Hubert Van Den Bergh.
Publisher: Icon.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781785780936.  Daedalus Item Code: 64323
 
Which philosopher had the maddest hairstyle? What novelist drank 50 cups of black coffee every day? And what on earth did Simone de Beauvoir see in Jean-Paul Sartre, anyway? Teaming with Thomas ... (Read More)
 
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