'1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die' Edited by Peter Boxall
Overwhelmed by Amazon? Lost in your local book store? Before you fret about what to read next, pick up Boxall's illustrated, browsable guide to a century's worth of memorable writing for your must list.
'The Men's Health Big Book of Food & Nutrition' by Joel Webber and Mike Zimmerman
Consider this easy-to-read tome your personal health coach. It's got nutritional information for all of your favorite foods, cooking tips and more. Our favorite feature: the large color photos, divided by food group, of everything from spices to meat and poultry.
Project Runway fashion guru Garcia compiled this guide to the pieces every woman must have in her closet, including a pair of aviator glasses, minnetonka moccasins, and an old concert t-shirt to name a few.
Tiny houses, some no bigger than a parking space, are having a moment. If you dream of downsizing, check out this unique guide to planning, building, renovating and inhabiting eco-friendly small houses.
Looking for quick food, drink and beauty tips? Blum’s "clutch-sized accessory" has all the tricks you need to simplify your life. Check out her easy-to-follow recipes for low-calorie cocktails, curing brittle nails and conquering family reunion-induced headaches.
Believe it or not, going green is about living less expensively. Here, Rogers includes hundreds of "habit-shifting" suggestions—switch to an ultra-low-flow showerhead, pack waste-free school lunches—to help you save money and live simply.
Declutter your surroundings and your mind with this week-by-week guide to bettering your life, including personal stories and tools for dealing with weight loss, procrastination, shopping addictions and more.
'500 Places To See Before They Disappear' by Frommer's
Not sure where to vacation next? Why not start with the rare cultural, ecological and historical places that are in danger of disappearing? Use this book to seek out unique landscapes, fragile ecosystems, rare bird habitats and more.