Edit ModuleShow Tags

Your shelf life

Giving the gift of a Kindle? Load it with these top reads first.


Published:

The Bippolo Seed and Other Lost Stories 
Dr. Seuss

For the first time, Theodor Seuss Geisel’s early stories that were published in magazine form are presented in a book. 

Bumble-Ardy 
By Maurice Sendak

Eighty-two-year-old Sendak (Where The Wild Things Are) gives us the first book written and illustrated by him in 30 years. 

Queen of America 
By Luis Alberto Urrea

In the sequel to The Hummingbird’s Daughter, Urrea’s revered heroine flees to America at the turn of the century. Along the way, she meets immigrants, Cuban poets, and tycoons. 

Beck 
By Autumn de Wilde

A perfect gift for the alternative music-lover, the book contains a circular fold-out poster jacket, intimate portraits, and photographs chronicling the making of Beck’s seminal album Mutations.

Grantland Issue 1 
Edited by Bill Simmons and Dan Fierman

This quarterly journal, brought to you by the merged minds of Bill Simmons and McSweeney’s has fantastic sports writing, original artwork, and old-school baseball cards. 

Foodie Fight Rematch  
By Joyce Lock

A new batch of trivia questions challenges all the Alice Water devotees in your life. Questions cover kitchen science, food culture, shopping smarts, cooking vocabulary, ingredients, gardening, and more.

Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags

More »Related Stories

How Agent Orange Is Still Devastating San Diegans

San Diego vets are still suffering from the toxic herbicide, and struggling to get benefits from the VA

North Park Local Stars in Discovery Channel Reality Show

A new survival show challenges contestants to master the wild

Garden Giveaway!

Armstrong Garden Centers is handing out five $50 gift cards and offering fun, free workshops
Edit Module
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Most Popular

  1. What's It Like to Be the CEO of the Smartest Company in the World?
    We went to Illumina’s headquarters to find out
  2. The 12 Most Important People in Design Right Now
    See what they’re up to and working on in San Diego
  3. Best of San Diego 2016
    Our annual and completely subjective guide to SD’s best
  4. The Chilling Facts About Craft Beer
    Why colder is not always better
  5. The Caesar Salad Turns 92
    Mexico’s world-famous salad celebrates 92 years of anchovy-garlicky goodness
  6. Top 10 Off-Site Events during Comic-Con 2016
    No badge, no problem—these happenings are free and open to the public
Edit ModuleShow Tags

Promotions

Go Ahead... Ask McMillin!

At McMillin Realty, we are encouraging you to bring us your real estate questions. We will answer these questions….. for free.

Not Your Grandma's Orthotics

New year, new – shoe? Staying on your feet for long hours at a time just got a whole lot more comfortable with Wiivv’s BASE custom insoles
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit Module
Edit Module

Connect With Us:

Edit ModuleShow Tags

Sponsored

Go Ahead... Ask McMillin!

At McMillin Realty, we are encouraging you to bring us your real estate questions. We will answer these questions….. for free.

“Will You Marry Me”?

Sharon Jenks, CEO of 6 Degrees, on building business relationships
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit Module Edit Module
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags