Life can be seriously tough — with pressures at work, relationship drama, trouble making friends — so what you need is a book filled with advice from people who really know what they're talking about. The 7 Secrets of Awakening the Highly Effective Four-Hour Giant, Today is definitely not that book. Written by the gang from It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, this self-help book contains everything you need to know to become a terrible drunk who spends his days in a derelict bar with his loser friends and family. But hey, at least you can read.
Despite what the big pizza chains might have you believe, it's a way more versatile food than the standard sauce, cheese, and meat formula would have you believe. With the recipes in Revolutionary Pizza: Bold Pies that Will Change Your Life...and Dinner, you can serve up outside-the-box pies from your own kitchen. Penned by Dimitri Syrkin-Nikolau, founder of Chicago's celebrated Dimo's Pizza, this 160-page cookbook includes recipes for pizzas boasting toppings ranging from steak and eggs to chicken and waffles, as well as for making your own doughs and sauces. It's a must-have for any true pizza lover.
You care about things — that's no secret — but when was the last time you stopped to think about the stuff that actually goes into all the things around you? Stuff Matters: Exploring the Marvelous Materials That Shape Our Man-Made World takes materialism to a whole other level, delving deep into every little thing that makes up the stuff in our world. If you've ever wondered why glass was transparent, what makes elastic stretch, or what makes steel so hard, then this is the book for you. Written by a renowned materials scientist, you'll learn about the processes and history behind the creation of some of the world's most interesting materials, from porcelain to graphene.