Hemingway wasn't shy about his drinking, and as such set a precedent for the successful, boozy gentlemen to come. To Have and Have Another: A Hemingway Cocktail Companion ($17) celebrates the author's colorful history with dozens of authentic recipes culled directly from his novels, history, and folklore, all accompanied by anecdotes about Hemingway himself.
Already worked your way through the original 101 Whiskies to Try Before You Die? Not to worry — expert Ian Buxton is back again with a whole new list for your liver to fear. 101 World Whiskies to Try Before You Die ($10) offers up 101 more whiskies that every wannabe connoisseur should try, including selections from locales as unlikely as the Czech Republic, India, Japan, and Taiwan. Most importantly, all of them are described as "affordable and accessible", so we're assuming you won't need to sink your life savings into completing the list.
And you thought zombies were the only undead you'd have to fight. Fresh off his essential guide to fighting zombies, Roger Ma is back with The Vampire Combat Manual ($11). This 320-page guide will walk you through crafting deadly weapons, solo and team-based combat techniques, utilizing UV rays to your advantage, and will even debunk some common myths that could cost you your blood — and your life.