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13 Things They Won't Tell You

by Editors of Reader's Digest

Every month, Reader’s Digest asks selected experts from a different profession to spill their secrets. Readers walk a mile in their shoes and see things that are enlightening, horrifying, and give them a whole...

A Solar Buyer's Guide for the Home and Office: Navigating the Maze of Solar Options, Incentives, and Installers

by Stephen Hren & Rebekah Hren

Solar power, once a fringe effort limited to DIY enthusiasts, is now fast becoming mainstream. Many home and business owners are curious about solar electric and solar thermal systems, and wonder how to go about...

Sustainable Food: How to Buy Right and Spend Less

by Elise McDonough

Wondering whether it’s worth it to splurge on the locally raised beef? What about those organic carrots? New in the Chelsea Green Guides series, Sustainable Food: How to Buy Right and Spend Less helps the...

Parker's Wine Bargains

by Robert M. Parker

Yes, you can buy world-class wine on a budget. With Parker's Wine Bargains, America's most infl uential wine critic offers a guide to the world's best wines priced at $25 or less.

Robert M. Parker, Jr.,...

TLA Film and Video Guide 2000-2001

by David Bleiler

The TLA Film & Video Guide is the absolutely indispensable guide for the true lover of cinema. By focusing on independent and international films, and avoiding much of the made-for-TV/made-for-cable/made-for-video...

The Art of Complaining: Canada's Consumer Action Guide

by Phil Edmonston

Defective cars, contaminated food, insurance company abuses, botched vacations, or government errors and indifference ... these issues and more are examined in The Art of Complaining. Phil Edmonston's newest...

Buy Ketchup in May and Fly at Noon

by Mark Di Vincenzo

Mark Di Vincenzo knows the best times of the day, the week, the month, the year, and a life to do a variety of things—and he shares his amazing expertise in Buy Ketchup in May and Fly at Noon. A fascinating,...

Coping with Prednisone,  Revised and Updated

by Eugenia Zukerman & Julie R. Ingelfinger, M.D.

Approximately one million Americans per year take high doses of prednisone and related drugs. While these medicines may be necessary to treat serious illnesses, they may also have unpleasant, and even devastating,...

The Diet Pill Guide

by David Dodson & Deborah R. Mitchell

Can you lose weight by taking a pill, powder, or tea? Find out the truth--and the risks...

Containing up-to-date, authoritative information, The Diet Pill Book spells out what over 200 name-brand products contain...

Tackling College Admissions: Sanity + Strategy=Success

by Cheryl Paradis & Faren R. Siminoff

Tackling College Admissions provides parents with timely strategies and management skills to successfully steer their teen into the college that is best suited for them. With unique insights and tactics for...

Best Fire Tablet Apps: The Best Apps For Amazon’s Fire Tablet

by Martin Bradshaw

Want to know about the best Fire tablet apps on the market right now?

Stop wasting time guessing and read through this Amazon Fire handbook to see what works and what doesn't.

Martin Bradshaw has completed the...

Beer School

by Jonny Garrett & Brad Evans

Beer School ? An insider's guide to craft beer, the world's greatest drink


The wonderful world of craft beers: Beer has come a long way in the 6,000 years since the first taste. The legends of the craft...

Agile Methodology for Developing and Measuring Learning

by Kaliym A. Islam

Why is this topic important?

Technologies of the last five years have drastically changed and reshaped how we live and learn. The net of these changes, according to the Boston Consulting Group, is that consumers...

How to Complain

by Helen Dewdney

Here is the result of over 30 years of experience from the campaigner Helen Dewdney, who sports the online persona "The Complaining Cow". Including tips, real-life examples, anecdotes and handy template letters,...

The Happy Closet – Well-Being is Well-Dressed

by Annmarie O'Connor

Get ready – it’s time to create a happy closet!

The Happy Closet will help you transform your wardrobe (and your mind) into an organised and clutter-free space, ensuring you dress for the person you are today...

About Face – The Smart Woman’s Guide to Beauty

by Aisling McDermott & Laura Kennedy


The face of beauty has changed. Gone are the days of the simple cleanse–tone–moisturise skincare routine, when the most complex make-up decision we had to make was whether to...

Adventures with Old Vines

by Richard L. Chilton Jr.

Adventures with Old Vines offers an engaging and knowledgeable guide to demystify wine for novice enthusiasts. Richard Chilton provides detailed information about buying and storing wine, how to read a wine...

Better World Shopping Guide #6

by Ellis Jones

The Better World Shopping Guide rates hundreds of products and services from A to F so you can quickly tell the “good guys” from the “bad guys.” Drawing on decades of meticulous research, this completely...

Trout in Dirty Places

by Theo Pike

Here is a guide to the most revolutionary development in British angling for many years: fly-fishing for trout and grayling in the very centre of towns and cities throughout the United Kingdom. From Sheffield...

The Booklovers' Guide To Wine

by Patrick Alexander

Learn why great wines and great writers are a wonderful blend The pleasures of great wine and great writers: Under the careful guidance of his father, Patrick Alexander began drinking wine with his meals at...