If you just can't get enough of Duct Tape-based projects, check out Ductigami: The Art of the Tape by Joe Wilson ($10). It contains 18 highly-detailed projects, all of which can be made almost entirely out of the ubiquitous sticky stuff, explained in a way that is both easy to understand, and humorous at the same time. Why buy a Duct Tape Wallet when you can make one yourself?
Those of you out there who'd like to know more about the amazing story of Pixar would do well to check out To Infinity and Beyond: The Story of Pixar Animation Studios ($47; pre-order). Primarily written by Karen Paik, this hardbound 320-page tome tells the complete tale of how this offshoot of George Lucas' ILM became one of the most powerful studios in the industry, and eventually part of Disney. Full of great stories, it also includes Forewards from Pixar co-founders John Lasseter and Ed Catmull, as well as Apple CEO Steve Jobs.
Look sharp with the help of the editors from Details magazine. The Details Men's Style Manual: The Ultimate Guide for Making Your Clothes Work for You ($20) provides tons of expert tips on how to dress and why it works. In addition to explaining the right look, fit and style for every piece of clothing and every occasion, the book also packs a plethora of photos and illustrations, as well as "Rules of Style" by fashion icons like Giorgio Armani, Tommy Hilfiger and Kenneth Cole.