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Mold Your Own Galaxy With ‘Star Wars: Sculpting A Galaxy’

Star Wars was an important film series on many, many levels. And one of the most important ways it changed film was with its elaborate model work, which pushed forward the state of the art and opened minds to the idea that mode...
 
e-readers
 
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The Hawking Index Knows What Bestsellers You’re Buying, But Not Reading

The summer is a time of projects, and one of those projects is, almost invariably, sitting down and trying to spend your vacation improving your mind. Maybe you'll finally crack a business tome! Maybe you'll learn about physics...

 
e-readers
 
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Amazon MatchBook: Buy A Hard Copy, Get The Digital One Cheap

eBooks and digital publishing are competing hard with the dead-tree publishing for your time, and nobody wants you to buy books, dead-tree or otherwise, than Amazon. In fact, Amazon is taking it one step further; buy a physical...
 
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Run-N-Read Exercises Your Mind and Body (video)

Running and reading just don't mix. Have you ever tried it? Running on a treadmill at the gym (and we mean running, not jogging) and trying to ready your new favorite book or a magazine only to find that you can't concentrate f...

 
Household
 
Thor Hammer Bookend
Thor Hammer Bookend
Thor Hammer Bookend

Show Off Your Books With The Thor Hammer Bookend

Show off your books, or favorite comics, with the Thor Hammer Bookend, which is one of the most iconic magical items in the whole Marvel universe. Its backstory is in Norse legend and the Hammer is most famously seen in Marvel'...
 
Movies
 
Enders Game
Enders Game
Enders Game

“Enders Game” Finally Coming to the Big Screen Nov. 1st, 2013 (video)

It's rather surprising that the book, "Enders Game", wasn't made into a movie sooner.   But, it turns out that its author, Orson Scott card, had numerous opportunities during the 80s and 90s to do just that, but ultimately pass...

 
News Stories
 
Game of Thrones Collectors Edition
Game of Thrones Collectors Edition
Game of Thrones Collectors Edition

Go Inside HBO’s Game of Thrones with the Ultimate Collector’s Edition

Still need to catch up on all that is Game of Thrones? Amazon is offering a handsome box set. Inside HBO's Game of Thrones: The Collector's Edition is a great way to brush up. The CE includes ornate and meticulously illustrated...
 
Featured
 
Batman Book Shelf
Batman Book Shelf
Batman Book Shelf

Batman Shaped Bookshelves

Thanks to Nolan, the Batman character has been invigorated with new life.  But the only people that will be buying these Batman bookshelves are the true, life long Batman fans. They're created by Etsy seller Fahmi Sani of Ficti...

 
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Jedi Path
Jedi Path
Jedi Path

The Ultimate Star Wars Book: The Jedi Path

Holiday gift giving may be a thing of the past (until next year), but it's never too late to gift anything Star Wars related, right? And what better than The Jedi Path. Make no mistake; this is not your average Star Wars book. ...
 
Android
 
Kindle Fire HD vs Nook HD
Kindle Fire HD vs Nook HD
Kindle Fire HD vs Nook HD

Amazon Kindle Fire HD vs Barnes & Noble Nook HD

Two HD tablet/e-reader devices, from two companies that started out in hardware for the sole purpose of selling e-books, and just a few short years later they're here contending for the best 7" tablet. So far, that space isn't ...

 
Gaming
 
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Mike Tyson's Punchout Encyclopedia-1

Mike Tyson’s Punch-out!! Encyclopedia is a Must Have Coffee Table Book (pics)

Children from the late 70s and earlier 80s won't think twice about this book's $125 price tag.  After all, it does celebrate one of the most iconic boxers and video game systems of all time. This 240-page encyclopedia, which mi...
 
Household
 
Book Safe
Book Safe
Book Safe

Locking Dictionary Book Safe Keeps the Smart Stuff Safe from Stupid Thieves

Generally speaking thieves are anything but smart, right?  Otherwise, instead of robbing you of your prized possessions they'd be hard at work, and earning more than enough money to fulfill their penchant for all things expensi...