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release date: May 16, 2017
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The Illustrated Art of Manliness: The Essential How-To Guide: Survival • Chivalry • Self-Defense • Style • Car Repair • And More!

An indispensable, hands-on guide dedicated to the lost art of being a man, The Illustrated Art of Manliness distills more than 100 practical skills every modern man needs to know into an entertaining, easy-to-follow visual format.

Founder of The Art of Manliness Brett McKay and bestselling illustrator Ted Slampyak write brilliantly illustrated articles to help men be the best fathers, brothers, sons, and men they can be. This book features their most essential work alongside dozens of never-before seen guides on subjects ranging from chivalry and self-defense to courage and car repair, including:
  • How to disarm an attacker
  • How to fell a tree and start a fire anywhere
  • How a car engine works, and how to fix it
  • How to use every tool in your toolbox
  • What to wear on a first date and to a job interview
  • How to lead a meeting and command the attention of a room
  • How to dance, fight, shave, shake a hand, pick a lock, and fire a gun
  • And other advice for when you're lost, in danger, or merely confronting a shirt that needs to be ironed.
The Illustrated Art of Manliness features a classic, timeless package, including full-color illustrations, and will be a perfect gift for you or the man in your life.
release date: Oct 15, 2009
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The Art of Manliness: Classic Skills and Manners for the Modern Man
Man Up!

While it's definitely more than just monster trucks, grilling and six-pack abs, true manliness is hard to define. The words macho and manly are not synonymous.

Taking lessons from classic gentlemen such as Benjamin Franklin and Theodore Roosevelt, authors Brett and Kate McKay have created a collection of the most useful advice every man needs to know to live life to its full potential.

This book contains a wealth of information that ranges from survival skills to social skills to advice on how to improve your character. Whether you are braving the wilds with your friends, courting your girlfriend or raising a family, inside you'll find practical information and inspiration for every area of life. You'll learn the basics all modern men should know, including how to:
  • Shave like your grandpa
  • Be a perfect houseguest
  • Fight like a gentleman using the art of bartitsu
  • Help a friend with a problem
  • Give a man hug
  • Perform a fireman's carry
  • Ask for a woman's hand in marriage
  • Raise resilient kids
  • Predict the weather like a frontiersman
  • Start a fire without matches
  • Give a dynamic speech
  • Live a well-balanced life

So jump in today and gain the skills and knowledge you need to be a real man in the 21st century.
release date: May 02, 2012
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Art of Manliness Collection
This limited-edition collection contains a wealth of information and inspiration for the modern man. Included inside are the following books:
  • The Art of Manliness. This book is dedicated to helping men uncover what manliness means in the 21st century, from rediscovering the outdoors to dressing with panache to becoming a good father.
  • The Art of Manliness: Manvotionals. This book contains the manliest wisdom of the ages--a myriad of poems, quotes, and essays designed to inspire men to live life to the fullest and realize their complete potential as men.


Together, housed in a classic cigar box, they make the perfect gift for any man (or soon-to-be man) who is conscious of leaving his mark on this world. (This $38 value is priced at only $29.99.)

Also includes 6 drink coasters!
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release date: Oct 28, 2011
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The Art of Manliness - Manvotionals: Timeless Wisdom and Advice on Living the 7 Manly Virtues
Based on a popular series, "Manvotionals" is a collection of the best advice ever written down for men. From the philosophy of Aristotle to the success books of the late 19th and early 20th centuries to the speeches and essays of Theodore Roosevelt, the book contains the manly wisdom of the ages - a myriad of poems, quotes, and essays designed to inspire men to live life to the fullest and realise their complete potential as men. The book is divided into 7 Manly Virtues. Each chapter helps the reader understand a particular virtue and become inspired to live it.
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release date: Jan 24, 2014
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Heading Out On Your Own: 31 Basic Life Skills in 31 Days
You've finally left the comforts of mom and dad's nest to strike out on your own… but you have no clue how to do your own laundry. Or cook. Or manage your finances. Feeling a bit overwhelmed? Don't worry. We've got you covered. The Art of Manliness' Heading Out on Your Own: 31 Basic Life Skills in 31 Days is a primer on becoming a well-adjusted, self-reliant adult. In it you'll find the basic life skills you need to survive and thrive on your own. In 31 days, you'll learn skills like how to: Do Laundry - Ace a Job Interview - Create a Budget - Make Small Talk- Rent Your First Apartment - Shop for Groceries - Live With Roommates - Maintain Your Car - Cook - Iron a Dress Shirt - And Much More!
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release date: Nov 18, 2015
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How to Quit Porn
Would you or someone you know like to quit the porn habit? Have you tried to quit porn before, only to find yourself caught in a demoralizing cycle of abstinence and relapse? Are you seeking to better understand why you look at porn, and have been searching for a resource that offers a balanced, level-headed, research-backed, non-religious approach to the subject? If so, this is the book for you. In How to Quit Porn we take a look at the science of porn to uncover what makes it so alluring, the possible pitfalls of consuming too much, and how to kick the habit for good. By understanding the neurological and psychological effects of porn, you’ll be in a better position to confidently tackle and overcome your attraction and dependence on it. This book does not include hokey language, overly pat solutions, grandiose promises, or useless finger wagging. Instead, it's packed with accessible, easy to understand information and a practical, research-backed action plan, that, rather that magically "curing" you of your habit, will simply help you become the kind of guy who doesn’t need to look at porn anymore. If that's the guy you want to become, what are you waiting for? Pick up your copy of How to Quit Porn today.
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release date: Aug 21, 2018
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The Other Side of Elsewhere

Ret McCoy was always the new kid, but after three years in the small town of Riverton, he thinks his family may have finally settled. He and his friends have the perfect summer planned before they start seventh grade, and his new job at the local mortuary promises enough pocket money for all the sodas they can drink.

A dare from an older boy quickly ruins their plans. Everyone knows to stay away from the Crooked House, but after Ret and his friends take on the dare to spend the night in the abandoned house, they become caught up in the house's dark history.

Later, an outsider buys the house. When people start to disappear, Ret is determined to solve the mystery before it swallows the entire town. His obsession with the Crooked House and its strange new owner threatens to put him and his friends in danger more terrifying than anything they could have imagined.

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release date: Jul 19, 2021
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The Art of Manliness Collection: Classic Skills and Manners, Timeless Wisdom and Advice by Brett McKay (25-May-2012) Paperback
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release date: Oct 03, 2017
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Damage Inc. (Volume 1)
"Imagine demons you could summon to kill your enemy by way of their worst fears...Now imagine they're after you!" When Link Balsey, a young carpet cleaner, falls head over heels for his customer Becca Falco, who's married to a violent and abusive mob boss, she begs for his help to escape. Because of her husband's underground connections, hiring Damage Inc., demon assassins from a parallel world, is her only way out. Things turn upside down when the job is finished and Link becomes the cops' lead suspect. To make matters worse, someone's sent Damage Inc. after him! Now Link and Becca must find out who hired Damage Inc., run from the police and survive an onslaught of their worst horrors come to life who will stop at nothing until he is dead.
release date: Dec 06, 2015
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Damage Inc. The Hit List (Volume 2)
Damage Inc. (Volume 2) The Hit List “Death is only an end…getting them there is the fun part.” Seth, the last remaining leader of Damage Inc., has been transported to a new prison where Warden Talon Savage secretly hires him for murder. He has a list of vile criminals who need to be wiped off the planet; with pain. Armed with new demons Seth unleashes Hell on these victims, creating their worst fears to torment and tear them apart. Link's time served in prison has made him stronger, cautious and ready. His run in with the underworld has left a mark on him, and he uses his new talent to help his friend, Kip Sommers, and the police department solve murders. Kip and Link follow the vigilante murders, and they soon find out that these killings are not so much about vigilantism…but revenge. As they uncover clues, more twists and nightmares emerge around every corner, and Seth pulls them into a game where their worst fears await, nothing is as it seems, and the fate of our world hangs in the balance.
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