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Slip of the Tongue: Talking About Language

Slip of the Tongue: Talking About Language

by Katie Haegele Author

Slip of the Tongue is a love letter to words and the myriad and contradictory ways we use them. Author Katie Haegele is …

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Speaking of Trains

Speaking of Trains

by Brakeshoe Author

So you find an experienced hobo to let you hold onto her coattails. You got someone to copy a crew change guide for …

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Cherokee Writing System poster

Cherokee Writing System poster

by SpeakEasy Press Author and Just Seeds Author

In 1821, Sequoyah completed the development of a Cherokee writing system. This system was used to publish the Cherokee …

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Manspressions: Decoding Men's Behavior

Manspressions: Decoding Men's Behavior

by Joe Biel Author, Elly Blue Author and Meggyn Pomerleau Illustrator

You've heard of mansplaining, but what about manstitutions? From manologues to manversations, mantrums to manger, …

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Contradictionary

Contradictionary

by CrimethInc Author

Whence do Stockholm Syndrome and Broken Window Theory derive their names? What is the common root of aristocracy and …

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Animal Ingredients A-Z, 3rd Edition

Animal Ingredients A-Z, 3rd Edition

by E G Smith Collective Author

What the heck is rennet, and what is it doing in the soy cheese? Fear no more, vegan adventurers. Animal …

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The Art of Swearing: Over 40 Examples of Colourful Language

The Art of Swearing: Over 40 Examples of Colourful Language

by Lord Dunsby Author

What's your favorite "swear" word?A hilarious collection of the most resplendent and refined examples of …

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New Girl Law: Drafting a Future for Cambodia

New Girl Law: Drafting a Future for Cambodia

by Anne Elizabeth Moore Author

When Moore, a writer and independent publisher, brought her experience in the American cultural underground to Cambodia …

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Shakespeare Insult Generator

Shakespeare Insult Generator

by Barry Kraft Author

This handy insult generator and flip book collects hundreds of words from Shakespeare's most pointed barbs, ready …

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On The Books: A Graphic Tale of Working Woes at NYC's Strand Bookstore

On The Books: A Graphic Tale of Working Woes at NYC's Strand Bookstore

by Greg Farrell Author

A David and Goliath story, On The Books is the first-hand comic strip account of the labor struggle at NYC’s …

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Rebel Bookseller

Rebel Bookseller

by Andrew Laties Author

"How to [pioneer] your own indie bookstore and beat back the chains!"Sit down with this document of how chain …

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Notes from Underground: Zines and the Politics of Alternative Culture

Notes from Underground: Zines and the Politics of Alternative Culture

by Stephen Duncombe Author

"Zines and underground culture offer up an alternative, a way of understanding and acting in the world that …

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Have a Little Pun: An Illustrated Play on Words

Have a Little Pun: An Illustrated Play on Words

by Frida Clements Author

Artist Frida Clements playfully combines colorfully detailed flora and fauna drawings with funny hand-lettered wordplay …

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One Fewer Truck

One Fewer Truck

by Joe Biel Author

What's that? You have to take the kids to school, the dog to the park, and pickup the groceries on the way home? …

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