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Where I Come From: Stories from the Deep South

Rick Bragg · Knopf
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

A collection of wide-ranging and endearingly personal columns by the celebrated author, newspaper columnist, and Pulitzer Prize winner Rick Bragg, culled from his best-loved pieces in Southern Living and Garden & Gun.From his love of Tupperware ("My Affair with Tupperware")...
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Be Water, My Friend: The Teachings of Bruce Lee

Shannon Lee · Flatiron Books
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

"Empty your mind; be formless, shapeless like water."Bruce Lee is a cultural icon, renowned the world over for his martial arts and film legacy. But Lee was also a deeply philosophical thinker, learning at an early age that martial arts are more than just an exercise in physical...
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Shooter's Bible, 112th Edition

Jay Cassell · Skyhorse
Pages: 608
Format: Paperback

Published annually for more than eighty years, the Shooter's Bible is the most comprehensive and sought-after reference guide for new firearms and their specifications, as well as for thousands of guns that have been in production and are currently on the market. With more than seven...
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A Man & His Car: Iconic Cars and Stories from the Men Who Love Them

Matt Hranek
Format: Hardcover

Man-about-town and NYC men's style fixture Matt Hranek is back with his second book, A Man & His Car. Here is a beautiful homage to an object of men's obsession, told in firsthand and original interviews. Jay Leno, a major car collector and the host of Jay Leno's Garage,...
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If These Walls Could Talk: San Francisco 49ers: Stories from the San Francisco 49ers Sideline, Locker Room, and Press Box

Matt Barrows · Triumph Books
Pages: 224
Format: Paperback

As a longtime reporter on the 49ers beat, Matt Barrows has lived and breathed Niners football through times of greatness, defeat, and reinvention. In If These Walls Could Talk: San Francisco 49ers, Barrows provides insight into the 49ers' inner sanctum as only he can. Featuring players...
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She Come By It Natural: Dolly Parton and the Women Who Lived Her Songs

Sarah Smarsh · Scribner
Pages: 208
Format: Hardcover

Growing up amid Kansas wheat fields and airplane factories, Sarah Smarsh witnessed firsthand the particular vulnerabilities - and strengths - of women in working poverty. Meanwhile, country songs by female artists played in the background, telling powerful stories about life, men, hard...
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