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  • booksreddit.com:The Tao of Pooh

    The Tao of Pooh

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    For Taoists everywhere, the New York Times bestseller from the author of The Te of Piglet.Happy 90th birthday (10/14/16), to one of the world’s most beloved icons of literature, Winnie-the-Pooh! The how of Pooh? The Tao of who? The Tao of Pooh!?! In which it is revealed that one of the world’s great Taoist masters isn’t Chinese–or a venerable philosopher–but is in fact none other than that effortlessly calm, still, reflective bear. A. A. Milne’s Winnie-the-Pooh! While Eeyore frets, and Pigl…


  • booksreddit.com:The Onion Book of Known Knowledge: A Definitive Encyclopaedia Of Existing Information

    The Onion Book of Known Knowledge: A Definitive Encyclopaedia Of Existing Information

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    Are you a witless cretin with no reason to live? Would you like to know more about every piece of knowledge ever? Do you have cash? Then congratulations, because just in time for the death of the print industry as we know it comes the final book ever published, and the only one you will ever need: The Onion’s compendium of all things known.Replete with an astonishing assemblage of facts, illustrations, maps, charts, threats, blood, and additional fees to edify even the most simple-minded book…


  • booksreddit.com:Our Dumb Century: The Onion Presents 100 Years of Headlines from America's Finest News Source

    Our Dumb Century: The Onion Presents 100 Years of Headlines from America’s Finest News Source

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    The Onion has quickly become the world’s most popular humor publication, misinforming half a million readers a week with one-of-a-kind social satire both in print (on newsstands nationwide) and online from its remote office in Madison, Wisconsin.Witness the march of history as Editor-in-Chief Scott Dikkers and The Onion’s award-winning writing staff present the twentieth century like you’ve never seen it before.


  • booksreddit.com:Made in America: An Informal History of the English Language in the United States

    Made in America: An Informal History of the English Language in the United States

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    Bill Bryson, bestselling author of The Mother Tongue, now celebrates its magnificent offspring in the book that reveals once and for all how a dusty western hamlet with neither woods nor holly came to be known as Hollywood . . . and exactly why Mr. Yankee Doodle called his befeathered cap “Macaroni.”


  • booksreddit.com:The Bro Code

    The Bro Code

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    Everyone’s life is governed by an internal code of conduct. Some call it morality. Others call it religion. But Bros in the know call this holy grail The Bro Code. Historically a spoken tradition passed from one generation to the next, the official code of conduct for Bros appears here in its published form for the first time ever. By upholding the tenets of this sacred and legendary document, any dude can learn to achieve Bro-dom.


  • booksreddit.com:God

    God, No!: Signs You May Already Be an Atheist and Other Magical Tales

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    Not only can the man rant, he can write. From the larger, louder half of the world-famous magic duo Penn & Teller comes a scathingly funny reinterpretation of The Ten Commandments. They are The Penn Commandments, and they reveal one outrageous and opinionated atheist’s experience in the world. In this rollicking yet honest account of a godless existence, Penn takes readers on a roller coaster of exploration and flips conventional religious wisdom on its ear to reveal that doubt, skepticism, a…


  • booksreddit.com:Lamb: The Gospel According to Biff

    Lamb: The Gospel According to Biff, Christ’s Childhood Pal

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    The birth of Jesus has been well chronicled, as have his glorious teachings, acts, and divine sacrifice after his thirtieth birthday. But no one knows about the early life of the Son of God, the missing years — except Biff, the Messiah’s best bud, who has been resurrected to tell the story in the divinely hilarious yet heartfelt work “reminiscent of Vonnegut and Douglas Adams” (Philadelphia Inquirer).Verily, the story Biff has to tell is a miraculous one, filled with remarkable journeys, mag…


  • booksreddit.com:The History of the World According to Facebook

    The History of the World According to Facebook

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    In August 2010, Wylie Overstreet published a satirical article called “If Historical Events Had Facebook Statuses” on the website CoolMaterial.com. Within a month, it had received 3 million views and had been “liked” by 120,000 Facebook users. In A WORLD HISTORY ACCORDING TO FACEBOOK, Overstreet expands this concept into a full-length history of the world, from its creation up through to the present day, as if Facebook had existed all along and Abraham Lincoln had written a status update abo…


  • booksreddit.com:America Again: Re-becoming the Greatness We Never Weren't

    America Again: Re-becoming the Greatness We Never Weren’t

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    What the FUCK do we do if Trump doesn’t win this thing? I am not kidding when I say I would give my life fighting against this globalist syndicate. I guess I’ll be buying guns soon.• /r/The_Donald
    Book store nation, in the history of mankind there has never been a greater country than America. You could say we’re the #1 nation at being the best at greatness.But as perfect as America is in every single way, America is broken! And we can’t exchange it because we’re 236 years past the 30-day return window. Look around–we don’t make anything anymore, we’ve mortgaged our future to China, and the Apologist-in-Chief goes on world tours just to bow before foreign leaders. Worse, the L.A. Four…


  • booksreddit.com:There's a Hair in My Dirt! A Worm's Story

    There’s a Hair in My Dirt! A Worm’s Story

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    Once upon a time in a place far away, lived a man named Gary Larson who used to draw cartoons. It was a cartoon that appeared for many years in daily newspapers and was loved by millions. (And was confusing to millions more.) But one day he stopped.Gary went into hiding. He made a couple short films. He played his guitar. He threw sticks for his dogs. They threw some back.Yet Gary was restless. He couldn’t sleep nights. Something haunted him. (Besides Gramps.) Something that would retu…


  • booksreddit.com:Coloring for Grown-Ups: The Adult Activity Book

    Coloring for Grown-Ups: The Adult Activity Book

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    Two veterans of offbeat Internet humor hilariously combine the mindless fun of children’s coloring books with the mind-numbing realities of modern adult life With over 200 comedy videos and 75 million Youtube views to their credit, Ryan Hunter and Taige Jensen know how to make people laugh. Their YouTube video, “Hipster Olympics” racked up nearly three million hits and quickly attained worldwide cult status, which led to opportunities to create original content for Comedy Central, MTV, Colleg…


  • booksreddit.com:The Structure of Scientific Revolutions: 50th Anniversary Edition

    The Structure of Scientific Revolutions: 50th Anniversary Edition

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    What is philosophy of science (and should scientists care)?
    A good book may have the power to change the way we see the world, but a great book actually becomes part of our daily consciousness, pervading our thinking to the point that we take it for granted, and we forget how provocative and challenging its ideas once were—and still are. The Structure of Scientific Revolutions is that kind of book. When it was first published in 1962, it was a landmark event in the history and philosophy of science. Fifty years later, it still has many lessons to teac… more about book…


  • booksreddit.com:Mortals

    Mortals

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    The greatly anticipated new novel by Norman Rush—whose first novel, Mating, won the National Book Award and was everywhere acclaimed—is his richest work yet. It is at once a political adventure, a social comedy, and a passionate triangle. It is set in the 1990s in Botswana—the African country Rush has indelibly made his own fictional territory.Mortals chronicles the misadventures of three ex-pat Americans: Ray Finch, a contract CIA agent, operating undercover as an English instructor in a pri…


  • booksreddit.com:The Name of the Wind (Kingkiller Chronicles

    The Name of the Wind (Kingkiller Chronicles, Day 1)

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    This is the riveting first-person narrative of Kvothe, a young man who grows to be one of the most notorious magicians his world has ever seen. From his childhood in a troupe of traveling players, to years spent as a near-feral orphan in a crime-riddled city, to his daringly brazen yet successful bid to enter a legendary school of magic, The Name of the Wind is a masterpiece that transports readers into the body and mind of a wizard.


  • booksreddit.com:The Daily Show with Jon Stewart Presents Earth (The Book): A Visitor's Guide to the Human Race

    The Daily Show with Jon Stewart Presents Earth (The Book): A Visitor’s Guide to the Human Race

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    The eagerly awaited new book from the Emmy-winning, Oscar-hosting, Daily Show-anchoring Jon Stewart–the man behind the megaseller America (The Book). Where do we come from? Who created us? Why are we here? These questions have puzzled us since the dawn of time, but when it became apparent to Jon Stewart and the writers of The Daily Show that the world was about to end, they embarked on a massive mission to write a book that summed up the human race: What we looked like; what we accomplished;…


  • booksreddit.com:The Name of the Wind (Kingkiller Chronicles

    The Name of the Wind (Kingkiller Chronicles, Day 1)

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    This is the riveting first-person narrative of Kvothe, a young man who grows to be one of the most notorious magicians his world has ever seen. From his childhood in a troupe of traveling players, to years spent as a near-feral orphan in a crime-riddled city, to his daringly brazen yet successful bid to enter a legendary school of magic, The Name of the Wind is a masterpiece that transports readers into the body and mind of a wizard.


  • booksreddit.com:Safe Baby Handling Tips

    Safe Baby Handling Tips

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    New parents are often overwhelmed-and befuddled-when it comes to caring for their bundle of joy. Luckily Safe Baby Handling Tips saves the day with its hilarious “do’s and don’ts” on baby care. Now incompetent parents everywhere can benefit from this indispensable guide, which also includes a unique Wheel of Responsibility™ to help moms and dads negotiate baby chores (and shirk diaper duty!) whenever they can. Makes baby-rearing a blast!


  • booksreddit.com:The Name of the Wind

    The Name of the Wind

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    Discover #1 New York Times-bestselling Patrick Rothfuss’ epic fantasy series, The Kingkiller Chronicle. “I just love the world of Patrick Rothfuss.” —Lin-Manuel Miranda • “He’s bloody good, this Rothfuss guy.” —George R. R. Martin • “Rothfuss has real talent.” —Terry Brooks OVER 1 MILLION COPIES SOLD! DAY ONE: THE NAME OF THE WIND My name is Kvothe. I have stolen princesses back from sleeping barrow kings. I burned down the town of Trebon. I have spent the night with Felurian and left with bo…


  • booksreddit.com:Go the F**k to Jail: An Adult Coloring Book of the Clinton Scandals

    Go the F**k to Jail: An Adult Coloring Book of the Clinton Scandals

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    Saw these two adult coloring books at my local “Books-A- Million”. Texas was NEVER in play.
    Lock Her Up!    From the suicide—or murder—of Vince Foster to the “extremely careless”—or just plain illegal—handling of top secret emails, Hillary and her partner in crime Bill have done it all. In spite of flouting the law and common moral decency at every turn, Hillary remains at the forefront of American politics—and not in jail where she belongs! Here’s your chance to add some color to over two dozen single-sided pages of Clinton scandals. Add your own spin to such memorable moments as … more about book…


  • booksreddit.com:Mommy

    Mommy, Why is There a Server in the House?

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    A “stay-at-home” server: you know it’s the right thing for your family. But how do you explain this wonderful choice to your children? Finally, there’s a book that talks about the home server using small words and fun pictures, perfect for kids. Written by Tom O’Connor and lovingly illustrated by Jill Dublin, this is a book you and your family will want to read over and over again.