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  1. Built for Success: The Story of FedEx

    Built for Success: The Story of FedEx Creative Paperbacks

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    Amazon.com. Facebook. FedEx. CNN. They are names recognized around the world today, but just how did these companies grow into global giants? Built for Success now spotlights 16 flourishing corporations and introduces the leaders who guided them to prominence. Each title surveys the featured company’s complete history, examining its triumphs and failures, products and innovations, and the impact it has had on the lives of people around the globe.


  2. The Startup Playbook

    The Startup Playbook Secrets of the Fastest-Growing Startups from Their Founding Entrepreneurs

    By David S. Kidder

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    According to the Kauffman Index of Entrepreneurial Activity, more than 565,000 new businesses were created in 2010 in the United States alone—each one of them hoping to strike gold. The Startup Playbook will help them succeed.


  3. You’d Better Not Die or I’ll Kill You

    You’d Better Not Die or I’ll Kill You A Caregiver’s Survival Guide to Keeping You in Good Health and Good Spirits

    By Jane Heller

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    Bestselling writer Jane Heller thought she’d found her dream man—until he turned out to be a “frequent flier,” the term doctors and nurses use to refer to patients who land in the E.R. more often than the average person goes to Starbucks.


  4. The Dust Bowl

    The Dust Bowl An Illustrated History

    By Dayton Duncan and Ken Burns

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    In this riveting chronicle, which accompanies a documentary to be broadcast on PBS in the fall, Dayton Duncan and Ken Burns capture the profound drama of the American Dust Bowl of the 1930s.


  5. Copywriting Second Edition Successful Writing for Design, Advertising, and Marketing

    Copywriting Second Edition Successful Writing for Design, Advertising, and Marketing Laurence King Publishing

    By Mark Shaw

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    Writing copy is oft en assumed to be a natural talent. However, there are simple techniques you can employ to craft strong written content with ease. With insightful interviews from leading copywriters, as well as illustrated case studies of major brands, this new, expanded edition teaches the art of writing great copy for digital media, branding, advertising, direct marketing, retailing, catalogs, company magazines, and internal communications.


  6. Brooklyn Makers

    Brooklyn Makers Food, Design, Craft, and Other Scenes from the Tactile Life

    By Jennifer Causey

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    A creative renaissance blooms in Brooklyn. At its heart is a thriving community of artisans producing a remarkable variety of handmade goods. In Brooklyn Makers, photographer Jennifer Causey captures the spirit of this homegrown movement by documenting thirty of the borough’s most celebrated craftsmen.


  7. A Guide to Archigram 1961–74

    A Guide to Archigram 1961–74 Princeton Architectural Press

    By Archigram Archives

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    In the decade of the Beatles and the moon landing, cybernetics and megacities, an ambitious group of young British architects burst on the scene with a bold manifesto for urban building. The Archigram group pioneered a playful brand of architecture that was visionary, utopian, and grounded in social need. Through a provocative series of publications and exhibitions, the avant-garde cooperative challenged an architectural establishment they felt had become reactionary and self-serving.


  8. How to Set up & Run a Fashion Label: Second Edition

    How to Set up & Run a Fashion Label: Second Edition Laurence King Publishing

    By Toby Meadows

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    No matter how talented you are as a designer, if you are going to run a successful fashion label you also need to know about business—from marketing and PR to manufacturing your collection, and where to fi nd the money to finance it all.


  9. Why Shrink-wrap a Cucumber? The Complete Guide to Environmental Packaging

    Why Shrink-wrap a Cucumber? The Complete Guide to Environmental Packaging Laurence King Publishing

    By Laurel Miller and Stephen Aldridge

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    Designed for all those involved in the packaging industry—packaging designers, manufacturers and retailers—this book provides a comprehensive illustrated guide to designing environmentally friendly packaging.


  10. Breakthrough!

    Breakthrough! Princeton Architectural Press

    By Alex Cornell

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    All of us struggle at one time or another with creative block. Always striking at the worst moment, it can leave you feeling completely paralyzed. Take solace in knowing that you are not alone. It happens to everyone and is actually an inevitable part of the creative process. Breakthrough! is a lively compilation of strategies for combating creative block offered by a who’s who of leading graphic designers, typographers, cartoonists, photographers, illustrators, musicians, writers, and other creative professionals.


  11. Toyo Ito Force of Nature

    Toyo Ito Force of Nature Princeton Architectural Press

    By Jessie A. Turnbull, editor

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    The work of Japanese architect Toyo Ito explores the dynamic relationship between buildings and their environments. His principal focus is on developing an architecture free of the grid system, which he believes homogenizes people and their lives. Toyo Ito: Force of Nature documents the architect’s 2009 Kassler lecture at Princeton University School of Architecture.


  12. If Cars Could Talk

    If Cars Could Talk

    William Fain

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    IF CARS COULD TALK examines urban environments, how they are born, change, and die, and offers fresh approaches to unlocking our cities’ great potential. More than half of the world’s population lives in a city and that number stands to increase. Crafted with the tools gleaned during the author’s 40 years of working as an urban designer around the world, Fain’s message could not be more timely.


  13. F*ck! I’m in My Twenties

    F*ck! I’m in My Twenties

    By Emma Koenig

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    F*ck! Everyone has that moment—the realization that adulthood has arrived, like a runaway train, and there’s no getting out of its way. In attempt to express the contradictions and anxieties that come with being over-educated, minimally employed, mostly single, and on your own, Emma Koenig turned to the blogosphere. In this collection of her most popular posts from her blog of the same name (along with over 50% new material) Emma harnesses the power of illustrations, graphs, checklists, and flowcharts to explore this twenty-something life.


  14. Be Good

    Be Good How to Navigate the Ethics of Everything

    By Randy Cohen

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    The New York Times Magazine’s original “Ethicist” Randy Cohen helps readers locate their own internal ethical compasses as he delivers answers to life’s most challenging dilemmas—timeless and contemporary alike.


  15. The Amazing Story Generator

    The Amazing Story Generator

    By Jason Sacher

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    The Amazing Story Generator creates thousands of different story prompts! This flipbook for writers and other creative types allows users to randomly combine three different elements to generate a unique story idea.


  16. Recycled Home Transform Your Home Using Salvaged Materials

    Recycled Home Transform Your Home Using Salvaged Materials Laurence King Publishing

    By Rebecca Proctor

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    Recycled Home features 50 stylish craft projects for the home, using discarded or repurposed materials. Step-by- step illustrations guide you through each project, and no special skills are needed. From quick fixes taking half an hour to a patchwork throw to spend a weekend on, you’ll find something to inspire you. Update your home creatively and economically with flair and style. Recycled Home will appeal to those interested in interiors, textiles, craft , gardening, and sustainability.


  17. The Art of the Northern Renaissance

    The Art of the Northern Renaissance Laurence King Publishing

    By Craig Harbison

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    This book evokes the art of fifteenth- and sixteenthcentury Northern Europe in all its richness and splendor. The works of Van Eyck, Bosch, Bruegel, Dürer, and other masters are considered within the larger context of a changing society in which church and state, Protestant and Catholic, man and woman, artist and patron, independent mercantile city and noble chivalric court all played a part.


  18. Citizens of No Place

    Citizens of No Place A Collection of Short Stories by Jimenez Lai

    Jimenez Lai

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    Citizens of No Place is a collection of short stories on architecture and urbanism, graphically represented using manga-style storyboards.


  19. 100 Years of Fashion

    100 Years of Fashion

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    This book documents in pictures the most exciting and diverse period in fashion: from 1900 to today, and covering high society, uniforms, sportswear, streetwear, and couture. It will appeal to everyone with an interest in fashion as well as students. The last century bore witness to the transformation of women’s fashion.


  20. Rad Rides

    Rad Rides The Best BMX Bikes of All Time

    By Gavin Lucas

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    BMX bikes are iconic. There’s something about them that appeals to kids, adults, cyclists, and more often than not those involved in visual creativity. And of course BMX has just become an Olympic sport. The Best BMX Bikes of All Time is the most in-depth exploration of the world of BMX bikes through their riders, and the culture that surrounds them.


  21. Dad’s Playbook

    Dad’s Playbook Wisdom for Fathers from the Greatest Coaches of All Time

    By Tom Limbert Foreword by Hall of Fame Quarterback Steve Young

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    This gift book for dad collects more than 100 inspiring quotes from the greatest coaches of all time. After all, dads do what the best coaches do: they motivate, mentor, discipline, and love.


  22. Handy Dad in the Great Outdoors

    Handy Dad in the Great Outdoors More Than 30 Super-Cool Projects and Activities for Dads and Kids

    By Todd Davis Photographs by Todd Davis and Jared Cruce Illustrations by Nik Schulz

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    Slacklining, edible bugs, tarp surfing, and more! In this awesome follow-up to the hugely popular Handy Dad, extreme sports athlete and TV host Todd Davis gathers more than 30 projects and activities sure to get kids outside and entertained for hours.


  23. Urban Composition

    Urban Composition Designing Community through Urban Design

    Mark C. Childs

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    Cities and towns are among humanity’s largest and most complex achievements. The buildings, public works, plazas and parks of even a small town embody substantial amounts of capital, energy, natural resources, history, and aspirations. Cities are among our greatest creations, yet typically no single individual creates them. Rather they arise from the dialog between multiple designers, clients, regulators, citizens, critics and users. Sometimes the cities and towns that emerge are glorious places. Too frequently they have only fragments of greatness or are soul-deadening and environmentally unhealthy.


  24. At the Farmers’ Market with Kids

    At the Farmers’ Market with Kids Recipes and Projects for Little Hands

    By Leslie Jonath & Ethel Brennan Photographs by Sheri Giblin

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    “Finish your vegetables!” becomes a phrase of the past when kids discover the diversity and deliciousness of farmers’ markets. From exploring the vibrant booths to selecting produce and tasting the unique flavors each season brings, the farmers’ market provides a fertile playground for kids and brings families together while building healthy habits and supporting sustainable eating.


  25. Mom, Inc.

    Mom, Inc. The Essential Guide to Running a Successful Business From Home

    By Meg Mateo Ilasco and Cat Seto

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    So many women dream of having it all—being kickass mothers and running their own successful businesses. This book helps them take the leap with confidence.


  26. Rent vs. Own

    Rent vs. Own A Real Estate Reality Check for Navigating Booms, Busts, and Bad Advice

    By Jane Hodges

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    Finally, a real estate reality check that cuts through all the biased rhetoric to answer the conundrum on everyone’s mind: Should I buy now or keep renting?


  27. The Eat, Drink, and Be Gorgeous Project

    The Eat, Drink, and Be Gorgeous Project Three Months to a New You

    By Esther Blum, M.S., R.D., C.D.N., C.N.S.

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    Women will lose twice the weight when they track what they eat with this helpful food diary. Expert nutritionist Esther Blum provides a healthy dose of motivation plus all the necessary tools to make it happen:


  28. The Enlightened Cyclist

    The Enlightened Cyclist Commuter Angst, Dangerous Drivers, and Other Obstacles on the Path to Two-Wheeled Transcendence

    By BikeSnobNYC

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    The joys of commuting by bike attract scores of new converts every year. But as fresh-faced cyclists fill the roads, they also encounter their share of frustrations—careless drivers, wide-flung car doors, zoned-out pedestrians, and aggressive fellow cyclists, to name a few.


  29. Alcatraz

    Alcatraz History and Design of a Landmark

    By Donald MacDonald and Ira Nadel

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    Shrouded in mystery and rich with history, Alcatraz draws over a million visitors each year. This enlightening volume provides the first complete history of Alcatraz told through its architecture.


  30. Writing about Architecture

    Writing about Architecture Mastering the Language of Buildings and Cities

    Alexandra Lange

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    Writing About Architecture: Mastering the Language of Buildings and Cities, the latest addition to the Architecture Briefs series, is a handbook on how to write effectively and critically about the contemporary city.


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