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How to Survive the End of the World as We Know It: Tactics, Techniques, and Technologies for Uncertain Times

by James Wesley Rawles

Read James Wesley, Rawles's posts on the Penguin Blog

In the vein of Sam Sheridan's The Disaster Diaries, a comprehensive guide to preparing for the apocalypse! 

With the recent economic crisis, formerly unimaginable...


Living The Savvy Life: The Savvy Woman's Guide to Smart Spending and Rich Living

by Melissa Tosetti & Kevin Gibbons

Money affects every aspect of our lives.  It affects how we dress, where we live, what we eat and how we spend our free time.  It affects our emotions and enhances or detracts from our enjoyment of life. ...


Palmistry: From Apprentice To Pro In 24

by Johnny Fincham

Ever wanted to learn palmistry but been confused by the mumbo-jumbo? This no-nonsense book is for everyone and the most innovative approach to the subject in the last two hundred years. It draws on ground-breaking...


Microfarming for Profit: From Garden to Glory

by Dave DeWitt

This is a candid entrepreneur's guide on how to turn unused property into an efficient, fun, and profitable microfarm.


Webster's New World Robert's Rules of Order Simplified and Applied, Third Edition

by Robert McConnell Productions

This essential resource explains the rules of parliamentary procedure in simple language and shows how to apply them effectively. Organized so users can find what they need quickly and easily, this revised edition...


China Survival Guide: How to Avoid Travel Troubles and Mortifying Mishaps, 3rd Edition

by Larry Herzberg & Qin Herzberg

An updated edition of the best-selling travel guide that spells out tourist problems and solutions with humor and candor.


Smart Words: Vocabulary for the Erudite

by Mim Harrison

How and where to use 500 of the words that make you sound more cultured, worldly, and downright smart.

Whoever said sounding smart had to be painful? It's all in how you acquire the "ten-dollar words" of English....


Cowboy: The Ultimate Guide to Living Like a Great American Icon

by Rocco Wachman & Matthew A. Pellegrini

The ultimate guide to living like a great American icon, Cowboy by Rocco Wachman—celebrity host of CMT’s popular “Cowboy U”—is an essential manual of cowboy culture, cowboy living, and cowboy lore,...


Aries

by Dan Liebman

Find out what 2013 holds in store for you, Aries. Packed with insightful information to make 2013 a meaningful year for the Ram, the first sign of the zodiac, Aries: Personal Horoscopes 2013 includes:

  • Week-by-week...


Perfumes: The A-Z Guide

by Luca Turin & Tania Sanchez

I've long wished perfumery to be taken seriously as an art, and for scent critics to be as fierce as opera critics, and for the wearers of certain ""fragrances"" to be hissed in public, while others are cheered....


How to Move to Canada

by Terese Loeb Kreuzer & Carol Bennett

An easy-to-use, step-by-step guide to calling Canada home

More and more Americans are thinking of moving to Canada to find a job, attend colleges and universities, peace of mind---even retirement---and whatever...


How to Look Expensive: A Beauty Editor's Secrets to Getting Gorgeous without Breaking the Bank

by Andrea Pomerantz Lustig

Glamour's "Beauty Sleuth" reveals tricks of the trade to help you look fabulously high-end—in any economy.

Andrea Pomerantz Lustig has spent twenty years as a beauty editor, and her contact list is packed...


Hot Sex

by Tracey Cox

The ultimate bedside companion--packed with erotic yet practical tips for men and women

Practical, down-to-earth, explicit and fun, Hot Sex is the must-have sex and relationships book for every man and woman....


The Art of Shaving

by Eric Malka & Myriam Zaoui

The average man will shave approximately 20,000 times over the course of his life, spending the equivalent of 139 full days doing it. He will shave off 27 feet of hair, from a total of 30,000 whiskers on his...


The Gentleman's Guide to Life: What Every Guy Should Know About Living Large, Loving Well, Feeling Strong, and Looking Good

by Steve Friedman

Whether you're a sensitive, bookish type or a beer-guzzling Cyber-jock--or just an average guy--The Gentleman's Guide to Life is a perfect and indispensable primer on looking, living, and feeling good, answering...


The Leader's Mentor

by Ian Jackman

What Makes a Leader?

“Leadership is the thing that wins battles. I have it but I’ll be damned if I can define it.” –General George S. Patton

Leadership is often daunting. Because every situation is different,...


Commander in Chic: Every Woman's Guide to Managing Her Style Like a F

by Mikki Taylor

With her “classic with a twist” sensibility, Michelle Obama oozes chic! Mikki Taylor, one of the nation’s foremost authorities on fashion, beauty, and style, has taken Mrs. Obama as her muse, to write...


Emily Post's Etiquette 17th Edition

by Peggy Post

For the first time in its history, this American classic has been completely rewritten. Peggy Post gives us etiquette for today's times. Read by millions since the first edition was published in 1922, Emily...


The Daring Book for Girls

by Andrea J. Buchanan & Miriam Peskowitz

The Daring Book for Girls is the manual for everything that girls need to know—and that doesn't mean sewing buttonholes! Whether it's female heroes in history, secret note-passing skills, science projects,...


Lessons at the Fence Post

by Paul D. Cummings

"Remember, life is a marathon and not a sprint.

Train yourself to go the distance."

The homespun wisdom that young Paul Cummings received while he and his granddad talked beside an Arkansas fence post has enriched...