You’re a guy, she’s much older and she’s mom. Gift giving for mother’s day is always a struggle. Let me relieve all stress right now. Order a copy of We Once Had Wings. It’s a just-released novel dealing with the struggles of three generations of women. I know, it’s not for you, but she’ll eat it up. Just order it.
Brendan McDonough fought his way out of heroin addiction to become an elite firefighter with Arizona’s Granite Mountain Hotshots. But in 2013, his team of 19 was trapped & quickly killed by a 3,000-degree inferno in Yarnell, Arizona. The greatest loss of American firefighters since 9/11. McDonough was the sole survivor & this is his memoir.
Meathead Goldwyn is the mastermind behind the world’s most popular grilling & BBQing website: AmazingRibs.com and his new self-titled book is the definitive guide to the concepts, methods, equipment, and essential accessories for great grilling.
This submersible dry bag is made of tough, 500D PVC and features a roll-top design, thermal heated seams & buckle closure that completely locks out moisture. At 30-liter capacity, it’s the perfect size to carry your supplies for a day in the kayak to down at the beach.
From Asteroids to Centipede to Missile Command, the influence & impact of Atari is unquestionable. This book explores the art & illustration that helped shape & support these seminal video games and the futuristic images they presented from the dawn of the digital age throughout the past 40 years.
In the World According to Star Wars, author Cass Sunstein uses George Lucas’ modern mythology as a fundamental cultural backdrop to explore profound questions about being a parent, a child, and a human.
It looks like the crates of TNT from Kentucky’s Black Rock Powder Company will blow your place sky high but the fact is, they’re not explosives, just fire starters. Made from recycled sawdust & paraffin, these 8-inch long dynamite-style fire starter sticks come packed in a cedar wood crate & burn for 30 minutes.
Designed specifically for use with the whole range of iPhone 6 models, Air Case is the world’s thinnest battery phone case. It provides protection & doubles your battery life. It adds just 3.8mm of thickness to your phone. The pricing is pretty lean, too. A funded Indiegogo.
Of all the war films ever made, none capture the paranoia & tragicomedy of the Cold War like Stanley Kubrick’s subversive classic Dr. Strangelove. The new Criterion edition delivers it like never before: a 4K digital transfer & DTS-HD Master Audio, plus 4 short documentaries, trailers, actor interviews & lots of other extras.
Portland, Oregon-based North Drinkware has added a new peak to their mountain-inspired pint glass offerings. Made of handblown, lead-free glass, the California pint features a topographically accurate mold of Yosemite’s Half Dome in the base. North also offers pints featuring Oregon’s Mount Hood & Washington’s Mount Rainier.