Finally, the book that us Achievers have been waiting for. I'm a Lebowski, You're a Lebowski: Life, The Big Lebowski, and What Have You ($11; Aug. 21) is the definitive guide to all things Dude. Put together by the bums who started Lebowski Fest, the book features history, trivia, commentary, a guide to the film's locations, and a foreword by Jeff Bridges, along with tons of photos taken by him on set. The book also includes interviews with nearly every cast member, as well as the real-life folks who inspired the characters in the movie. Plus, there's a section with tips on how to Dude-ify your car, office and home. We've never pre-ordered a book so fast.
You can't be a James Bond fan without being a fan of the lovely Bond girls. Over 50 years of Bond girl history went into Bond Girls Are Forever ($20) by John Cork and Maryam D'Abo. The latter a former Bond girl, the authors study the history of the women who played these roles and how the Bond girl became a self-confident, sexy role model — but don't worry guys, they didn't forget to include pictures.