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Peter Allison

How to Walk a Puma (or, in Australia, Chasing the Jaguar). South America wildest and wettest wildlife experiences. Forthcoming from Globe Pequot (North America), Allen & Unwin (Australia/NZ), and Nicholas Brealey (UK).

Whatever You Do, Don't Run. From the dangerous animal that adopted him as a pet, to the tourists drunk on malaria pills, to the locals that dubbed him, the sexually frustrated elephant, true and hilarious stories of a Botswana Safari Guide. Globe Pequot (North America), Nicholas Brealey (UK, South Africa), Allen & Unwin (Australia), Mouria (Dutch), Mediapal (Japan), Kurimuri Oü (Estonian), Euromedia (Czechslovakia).

Don't Look Behind You. The many ways that Africa almost killed him. Globe Pequot (North America), Nicholas Brealey (UK, South Africa), Allen & Unwin (Australia), more safari stories spanning South Africa, Botswana, Mozambique, and Namibia.

Judy Davids

Rock Star Mommy. A punk-rocker's memoir. Citadel/Kensington.

Kimi Cunningham Grant

Silver Like Dust. The story of her Japanese-American grandparents' internment, and of her grandmother's gift in telling her. Pegasus Books.

Jeff Guidry

An Eagle Named Freedom. A memoir of his friendship with an eagle, including her rehabilitation and his triumph over lymphoma. William Morrow. Audio: Tantor Media.

Dave Metz

Crossing the Gates of Alaska: One Man and Two Dogs 600 Miles Off the Map. A memoir of a remarkable hike through one of the last wildest places. Citadel/Kensington. AST Publishers (Russian).

Nora Murphy

Knitting the Threads of Time. A memoir of the season of a sweater's creation and in inquiry into textile history and women's spirituality. New World Library (North America), Joongang Books (Korea).

Melissa Seligman

The Day After He Left for Iraq. A memoir of her husband's deployment. Skyhorse.

Kathryn Lynard Soper

The Year My Son and I Were Born. A memoir of her first year parenting a son with down syndrome. Globe Pequot.

Popular Culture

Jeff Alexander

A TV Guide to Life. A guide to running your life by the principles exemplified on television. Berkley.

Mark Spivak

Iconic Spirits: A Dozen Beverages That Changed The World and Forged the Cocktail Culture. Forthcoming from Globe Pequot.


Tena Bastian

The Horses We Love, the Lessons We Learn. Inspirational stories from a life with horses. John Wiley & Sons.

Tips and Tidbits for the Horse Lover. Horse care through the year. John Wiley & Sons.

Mary Jane Checchi

A Dog for Your Retirement Years: Dog Parenting for Baby Boomers and Beyond. A book about having dogs after 50. TFH Publications.

Heather Cook

The Green Guide for Horse Owners and Riders: Sustainable Practices for Horse Care, Stable Management, Land Use, and Riding. Environmentally responsible horse ownership. Storey.

The Rookie Reiner. A guide to reining for everyone from the horse expert to the equine novice. Trafalgar Square.

Carol Frischmann

Pets and the Planet. Environmentally responsible pet ownership. John Wiley & Sons.

Elaine Gewirtz

The Everything Natural Health for Dogs Book. With Jordan Herod Nuccio, DVM, CVA. Adams Media.

Jennifer Keene

We Can't Stay Together for the Dogs. A guide to doing what's in the best interest of the canine when you and your co-dog-parent split up. TFH Publications.

Lorie Long

The Dog Who's Always Welcome: Harnessing the Secrets of Service Dog Trainer. Dog training based on managed socialization. John Wiley & Sons.

Paul McCutcheon, DVM and Susan Weinstein

The New Holistic Way for Dogs and Cats. Holistic health care involves a paradigm shift, more than a new set of modalities. Ten Speed.

Dusty Rainbolt

Cat Wrangling Made Easy. A guide for the multi-cat household. Lyons Press.

Ghost Cat Stories. Stories of feline hauntings. Lyons Press.


Kate Harrison

The Green Bride Guide. How to have an environmentally responsible wedding. Sourcebooks.

Carolyn Kaufman, Psy.D.

The Writer?s Guide to Psychology: How to Write Accurately About Psychological Disorders, Clinical Treatment and Human Behavior. QuillDriver Books.

Starr C. Osborne

Home Staging that Works: Sell Your Home in Less Time for More Money. The premiere guide to making your home into someone else's dream home--and getting the price that goes with it. Amacom Books.

Natalie Prescott and Oleg Cross

Nail Your Law Job Interview. A guide for job hunters in the legal field. Career Press.

Melissa and David Seligman

Simply Green. Green your life, economically and easily. Citadel/Kensington.


Donna Quesada

The Buddha in the Classroom: Zen Wisdom to Inspire Teachers. A practical weaving of the teaching life with lessons from the Buddha. Skyhorse.

Helen Szymanski, editor

Christmas Traditions. Adams Media.

Christmas Through a Child's Eyes. Adams Media.


Cynthia Gabriel, Ph.D.

Natural Hospital Birth: The Best of Both Worlds. Based on her doula practice in the U.S. and her research in Russia. Harvard Common Press.

Kathryn Lynard Soper

Gifts: Mothers Reflect on How Children with Down Syndrome Enrich Their Lives (as editor). Woodbine.

Gifts 2: How People with Down Syndrome Enrich the World (as editor). Woodbine.