Get a sneak peak of the lavish artwork inside Marvel Comics: 75 Years of Cover Art with the Wall Street Journal's slideshow of some favorite covers. Wired.com says "I can spend hours idly leafing through art from the Golden and Silver Age." GamerPops.com adds "[T]his book does a great job presenting this fantastic artwork."
Got an inquisitive teenager on your hands? Introduce them to DK's new teen nonfiction line, including new releases The Fashion Book and Do You Know Who You Are, which Examiner.com calls "an excellent addition to any teen's library."
What do Napolean's watch and the Mayan Dresden codex have in common? They're both cultural artifacts explored in History of the World in 1,000 Objects, which Longitude praises for its "fresh perspective on world history."
"Any budding wordsmith needs a dictionary to call his own," says Working Mother, "and DK scores big (literally) with this updated tome featuring thousands of entries and definitions." Check out the Children's Illustrated Dictionary.
The Historical Novel Society calls the new book Firearms an "excellent introduction" to the world of weaponry, whether you're a hunter, history buff, or aspiring historical novelist looking to get the facts straight.