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Lincolnomics: How President Lincoln Constructed the Great American Economy
John F. Wasik
Pre-order for April 13, 2021
The only biography of its kind, Lincolnomics freshly explores the foundational ideas and policies on infrastructure rooted in society and government by America’s sixteenth president. Author John F. Wasik tracks Lincoln from his time in the 1830s as a young Illinois state legislator pushing for internal improvements; through his work as a lawyer representing the Illinois Central Railroad in the 1840s; to his presidential fight for the Transcontinental Railroad; and his support of land-grant colleges that educated a nation. To Lincoln, infrastructure meant not only the roads, bridges, and canals he shepherded as a lawyer and a public servant, but also much more.
Root & Nourish: An Herbal Cookbook for Women's Wellness
Jennifer Kurdyla & Abbey Rodriguez
Pre-order for April 6, 2021
Embrace the ancient healing power of plants with these 85 whole-food, plant-based, gluten-free herbal recipes, designed around the most common health concerns of modern women. Plants, specifically herbs and spices, have been used for centuries among holistic healing traditions around the world to promote health, longevity, and even beauty. And as more people become afflicted with chronic stress-based conditions, from inflammation and food allergies to anxiety and depression and menstrual irregularities, a whole new generation is rediscovering nature’s power for long-term wellness.
The Japanese Art of the Cocktails
Masahiro Urushido & Michael Anstendig
Pre-order for June 1, 2021
The first cocktail book from the award-winning mixologist Masahiro Urushido of Katana Kitten in New York City, on the craft of Japanese cocktail making
Katana Kitten, one of the world’s most prominent and acclaimed Japanese cocktail bars, was opened in 2018 by highly-respected and award-winning mixologist Masahiro Urushido. Just one year later, the bar won 2019 Tales of the Cocktail Spirited Award for Best New American Cocktail Bar. In The Japanese Art of the Cocktail, Urushido shares his immense knowledge of Japanese cocktails with eighty recipes that best exemplify Japan’s contribution to the cocktail scene, both from his own bar and from Japanese mixologists worldwide. Urushido delves into what exactly constitutes the Japanese approach to cocktails, and demystifies the techniques that have been handed down over generations, all captured in stunning photography.
Our A-Maze-ing National Parks: 52 Mazes from Acadia to Zion
Pre-order for August 1, 2021
Our A-Maze-ing National Parks: From Acadia to Zion features 50 mazes showcasing cartoon illustrations of national parks, landmarks, animals, natural formations, and more. Pages will also feature fun facts about the parks and general information along with illustrations. Meticulously researched, master maze artist, Joe Wos, recreates our beloved national parks in solvable puzzle form. Parks featured include Yellowstone, Grand Teton, Yosemite, Biscayne, Grand Canyon, Carlsbad Caverns, Death Valley, Arches, Redwoods, Great Smoky Mountains, Shenandoah, Joshua Tree, Everglades, Mesa Verde, Great Sand Dunes, Kenai Fjords, Acadia, Badlands, Hawaii Volcanoes, Mount Rainier, Petrified Forest, Saguaro, Theodore Roosevelt, Zion, and more.
Explorations of a Cosmic Soul
Pre-order for September 14, 2021
Align your soul and spirit with this beautiful collection of poetry straight from the author’s heart. Written by Allie Michelle, this edition includes her author notes that convey the energy she experienced when writing these poems. Inspiring and powerful, Allie's words will sweep you off your feet delivering the message that YOU are a cosmic being.
Overcoming Insecure Attachment: 8 Proven Steps to Recognizing Anxious and Avoidant Attachment Styles and Building Healthier, Happier Relationships
Pre-order for September 28, 2021
The definitive guide for defeating anxious, anxious-avoidant, and avoidant attachment issues; dealing with the drama triangle; and building stronger, more successful relationships.
Written by a behavioral relationship expert, Overcoming Insecure Attachment provides actionable steps on how to overcome insecure attachment styles and the problems they spawn with self-value, self-awareness and self-responsibility. Going beyond what traditional attachment theory books focus on, readers will follow eight proven steps that they can customize and organize in the way that best suits their unique needs, all the while being bolstered and championed by Tracy Crossley’s friendly, bold tone.
The Cannabinoid Cookbook: Energize Your Endocannabinoid System with Food!
Joseph Feuerstein, MD & Daniel Green
Pre-order for October 12, 2021
Learn from Dr. Joseph Feuerstein, MD, and Chef Daniel Green about the 11 rich foods that can give your body health benefits, without using any CBD or hemp products.
The word “cannabinoid” can be jarring, but it doesn’t mean what you think it does. We have a whole system named after pot called the endocannabinoid system (ECS), composed of receptors and enzymes that help regulate a variety of our bodily functions. "Endocannabinoid" means cannabis-like substances that naturally occur inside us. The ECS is a chemical communication system that performs the vital function of achieving and maintaining homeostasis, or balance, within the body. If you enjoyed books like Alchemy of Herbs, The Anti-Inflammatory Diet, or Vibrant then you’ll love The Cannabinoid Cookbook!
Pre-order for October 2021
Joe Wos, a Reuben Award-Winning Cartoonist/Author/Master Maze Maker and Creator of MazeToons, has a new puzzle book, featuring the beloved Peanuts characters.
Cultures of Belonging: Building Inclusive Cultures That Last
Pre-order for February 2022
Alida Miranda-Wolff, Co-Founder and CEO of Ethos, presents insight into building inclusive cultures in dynamic work environments.
Where Should We Camp Next?
Jeremy and Stephanie Publisi
#1 Best Seller on Amazon in Family Travel Guides
Featuring 300+ of the best camping and glamping spots in the USA! Where Should We Camp Next? is the adventurer's ultimate guide to vacations across the USA and highlights regional cuisine, must-see attractions, and unforgettable activities. Whether you're planning a family camping trip or a romantic couple's getaway, this book is your gateway to making memories with the people you love the most. Family camping and RV experts, Stephanie and Jeremy Puglisi, make it easy for you to plan the perfect trip. Whether you're a fan of rustic national parks or luxury glamping resorts, the in-depth profiles of more than 300 amazing outdoor accommodation destinations will help you find the best places to park your RV, pitch your tent, or kick back in your yurt, treehouse, or cabin.
Mindfulness: Relax, De-Stress, and Focus Your Mind for a Healthier, Happier You (Conscious Care Guides)
Lani Muelrath & Domyo Sater Burk
Two mindfulness gurus, Lani Muelrath (who has practiced mindfulness meditation for over 28 years) and Domyo Sater Burk (mindfulness expert) will show you how to be consciously present and aware, in a specific moment and your life in general.
Be present in the here and now and cultivate inner peace by living in the moment with mindfulness. With regular practice, use the mindfulness meditations in this guidebook to learn to be more conscious of and attentive to your body, feelings, and patterns of thought. Doing so will lead to greater knowledge and understanding of yourself. Better yet, the positive effects of regular mindfulness are easy to achieve!
The Unofficial Aldi Cookbook
Discover the countless budget-friendly and delicious meals you can make with your favorite ALDI products!
Fans of ALDI, it’s time to celebrate your love of the best-ever grocery store with a cookbook dedicated entirely to your favorite products. You’ll find creative and mouth watering ideas that take simple, budget-friendly ALDI-brand ingredients and turn them into fantastic dishes. With 75 recipes and full-color photographs, you’ll be cooking like a pro with your favorite grocery store staples.
BE: A No-Bullsh*t Guide to Increasing Your Self Worth and Net Worth
"Zweig explores the myths about branding and gets straight into the heart of what really builds and sustains a personal brand platform: your unapologetic authenticity."
Seasonal Self-Care Rituals
Reap the health benefits of Ayurveda and optimize your seasonal habits with powerful, personalized self-care rituals to achieve permanent weight loss, increased focus, and emotional wellness. Drawing on more than a decade of experience, Chopra-certified teacher Susan Weis-Bohlen guides readers through simple yet profoundly effective, dosha-specific remedies and rituals—including food & drink, meditation, yoga, essential oils, chakra alignment, mantra, and breath work—to support your ideal body weight, increased focus and mental clarity, a healthier microbiome, improved stamina, better sleep, and emotional wellness.
Featuring an all-new new dosha quiz measuring both mind and body constitution—Seasonal Self-Care Rituals is an essential guide to year-round health.
Low-Proof Happy Hour
Want to drink less alcohol and have more fun? Embrace the lower-proof lifestyle with these 75 cocktails.
If your cocktail hour usually includes a martini or a manhattan, you may equate lower alcohol options with a dreaded light beer. But it doesn’t need to be that way! In this revolutionary new book, Jules Aron reveals the secret behind low-proof libations that satisfy all your senses without knocking you off your feet. By building your drinks with a delicious array of lower-proof alcohols, such as amari, sherry, herbal liqueurs, and shochu, you’ll balance out the high-proof components like gin and tequila.
NOURISH: The Definitive Plant-Based Nutrition Guide
Dr. Reshma Shah & Brenda Davis, RD
An evidence-based, practical resource that explores the many benefits of a plant-based diet and provides parents with the tools they need to feed their families for health and with joy.
Nourish offers the solution parents have been waiting for when it comes to deciding what and how to feed their families. Authors Reshma Shah, MD, a plant-based pediatrician and affiliate clinical instructor at Stanford University School of Medicine, and Brenda Davis, RD, a world-renowned expert and pioneer in plant-based nutrition, will empower parents to become the experts of nourishing their families.
Getting It Done When You're Depressed, Second Edition: 50 Strategies for Keeping Your Life on Track
Julie A. Fast & John D. Preston, Psy.D., ABPP
This insightful book provides strategies to keep your life on track. These strategies are easy to follow and practical for anyone trying to live a more productive life. Our second edition even includes strategies on how to manage social media during depressive outbursts. Additionally, it has scripts on how to communicate with people in your life about your depression.
Don't let depression limit what you’re capable of achieving. It's time to be proud of yourself and your abilities by getting things done while you are depressed.
Be(Loved): Poetry and Prose for the Journey Home
Every heart deserves a voice.
From the jungles of Cambodia and a chance encounter with a local medicine woman comes Be(loved), poet Dakota Adan’s debut collection of poems, tracing the epic question of what it means to be loved. Hailed as “an essential book for those seeking self-love,” this heartfelt anthology lends voice to the heartbreak and healing of our soul’s quest to reunite with whom we always hoped we could be—ourselves.
Anti-Inflammatory Diet Meal Prep
Reduce inflammation with good food―84 easy recipes and 6 weeks of meal prep plans. Sticking to an anti inflammatory diet can feel overwhelming, but the Anti Inflammatory Diet Meal Prep cookbook makes it efficient, effective, and delicious to improve your health. This book shows you how to make perfectly portioned, pre-prepared meals for six full weeks, so whenever you open your fridge or freezer, you’ll have healthy, home-cooked, anti inflammatory options ready to go.
Serial Killers of the '70s
"The author doesn’t linger on the gruesome details, spending more time instead on the machinations of the legal system, with three appendixes providing court documents. Fritsch contextualizes these killers, explaining the reactions of law enforcement and the media. The writing is compelling..."
"Fritsch's profiles of each criminal and their crime spree will appall readers, and make them intrigued to read further." —Booklist
F*ck Like a Goddess
“I felt as if I had had a cathartic emotional experience not by talking but by following Ms. Roxo’s coaching to tune into my energy and desire.” ―New York Times
A prominent voice in transformational healing and the divine feminine, Roxo shares tried-and-true methods that have led to both her own healing and that of hundreds of her coaching clients over the years. The methods in this book will inspire you, challenge you, bring up your resistance, and unleash your gifts. It won’t always be easy, but if you do the work, you’ll discover what it really feels like to f*ck like a goddess.
Written by New York Times bestselling author and natural-food chef Julie Morris, whose name has become synonymous with “superfoods” and “wellness,” this groundbreaking book reveals the dietary secrets to better brain performance. Combining scientific research with the wisdom of ancient remedies, Smart Plants showcases an exciting array of cognition-enhancing plants—from everyday foods to natural nootropics (edibles that can improve memory, learning, and problem solving). Morris’s 65 mouthwatering, beautifully illustrated recipes make it easy to incorporate these powerful foods into your daily diet.
The Healthspan Solution
Authors and leading plant-based nutrition experts Julieanna Hever and Ray Cronise have spent over a decade researching diet and nutrition, analyzing longevity studies, and helping their clients achieve sustainable, lasting health benefits by adopting a whole food, plant-based diet.
In The Healthspan Solution, they share the simple and effective diet that has allowed their clients to lose weight, reverse disease, reduce or eliminate medication use, and achieve optimal health.
Whiskey Master Class
Over the past three decades, Lew Bryson has been one of the most influential voices in whiskey—a longtime editor of Whisky Advocate and author of the definitive guide Tasting Whiskey. In this book, Lew shares everything he's learned on his journey through the worlds of bourbon, Scotch, rye, Japanese whiskey, and more (yes, there are tasty Canadian and Irish whiskeys as well!).
Every chapter contains a variety of unique, often behind-the-scenes photography. And with whiskey as the subject, this is a class where you'll want to do the homework!
Vegan Yack Attack's Plant-Based Meal Prep
Jackie Sobon does all the "figuring" for you, giving you meal plans you can start on Sunday--or whatever day works for you--and use throughout the week. From bulk grains and beans to big-batch sauces and soups you can use in all sorts of different ways (think Kimchi Cheese Sauce drizzled over a baked potato or rice), there'll be no more "What's for dinner?!" panicking. With more than 100 recipes and 14 weekly plans (plus Jackie's signature stunning photography), meal prep success is in the bag!
Cauliflower Comfort Food Cookbook
Discover satisfying, healthier, low-carb and no-carb alternatives and carb substitutes for all of the best comfort food dishes, from keto-friendly pizza and mac and cheese to paleo-friendly tater tots and cauliflower fried rice, and much more!
Whether it be a carb replacement or just a way to make a decadent meal a little bit healthier, cauliflower is quickly becoming one of the trendiest recipe foundations out there today. So what better way to add a healthy twist to your favorite comfort food dishes than with cauliflower? This book takes your classic guilty pleasures—from mac and cheese to brownies—and gives them a more nutritious spin thanks to delicious and nutritious cauliflower.
Craft Lab for Kids
The popular Lab for Kids series features a growing list of books that share hands-on activities and projects on a wide host of topics, including art, astronomy, clay, geology, math, and even how to create your own circus—all authored by established experts in their fields. Each lab contains a complete materials list, clear step-by-step photographs of the process, as well as finished samples. The labs can be used as singular projects or as part of a yearlong curriculum of experiential learning. The activities are open-ended, designed to be explored over and over, often with different results. Geared toward being taught or guided by adults, they are enriching for a range of ages and skill levels. Gain firsthand knowledge on your favorite topic with Lab for Kids.
Instagram Power New & Expanded
Filled with proven strategies from leading Instagram experts, this updated edition of Instagram Power walks you through the steps of setting up your account, actionable monetization methods you can use, and how to integrate the social media platform into your complete marketing approach. With 15 new chapter subsections and revisions throughout, the book shows you how to leverage all the new features, including Insights, IGTV, Shop-able Posts, Stories, and Instagram Ads.
If you're serious about marketing, you need to tap into the power of the world's most popular photo-sharing platform. This guide offers a road map to achieving Instagram marketing success.
Getting Relationships Right
Melanie Joy PhD
Bestselling author, psychologist, and relationship coach Melanie Joy shares the principles and tools that can make any relationship, from personal to professional, healthier and more resilient.
Relationships are complicated. Yet it's an unfortunate reality that while most of us have to learn complex geometry that we'll probably never use, we don't get a single formal lesson in how to relate to others. In this one-stop guide, psychologist Melanie Joy reveals the common psychological dynamics that underlie all kinds of relationships--with a romantic partner, friends, family members, colleagues--in short, with anyone in any situation. Understanding these dynamics will help you make all your relationships healthier and more resilient.
See You at the Campground
Jeremy and Stephanie Publisi
A family-friendly guide for camping with kids and infants ― because the best memories are the ones made around the campfire.
The perfect resource for parents―and a great gift for campers at any level―this is the ultimate family vacation book to bring the family closer every time you set up camp―whether it's in a cabin, tent, or RV.