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The latest edition(5th) of the popular and award-winning Complete Outdoors Encyclopedia is now available for purchase. It is considered by many as the most effective outdoor skills instruction book ever published, and the ultimate do-it-yourself guide for the outdoors enthusiast. It is beautifully illustrated with more than 1,300 photographs and 1,000 diagrams and illustrations, offering in-depth coverage of hunting, shooting, fishing, camping, boating, survival, first aid, bowhunting, and species profiles of game animals, birds, fish, and sporting dogs. A must-have reference guide for both novice and experienced outdoorsmen.

Available for purchase in Europe here
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Last week we did a popular feature on a new website - PornBurguer, a place you can go for inspiration to recreate your own badass burgers at home. We continue our burger craze with this awesome book that celebrates the Gourmet burger, "Hamburger Gourmet" is a book by the team at Blend hamburger, a renown Parisian restaurant. The book is beautifully illustrated and features 58 recipes with instructions on buns, sauces and accompaniments, giving even the biggest burger-lover new ideas for delicious stacks. via

Available for purchase in Europe here
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Sneakers: The Complete Limited Editions Guide is a new book for the serious collectors and sneaker aficionados. From London-based creative agency, U-Dox (who brought us Sneakers: The Complete Collectors’ Guide) comes a new book beautifully illustrated with over 300 of the most coveted and sought-after sneakers of the past decade, and includes collaborations from renowned brands with famous artists, designers, musicians and cultural icons. watch the video

Available for purchase in Europe here
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Texas Quail Rigs is a new book that explores the tradition and culture of quail hunting in Texas and the eccentric vehicles built for the sport. Each one of the 120 plus vehicles featured is different, and reflects the personality of its owner and builder. The book is beautifully illustrated with photographs by author A.Lockey and is a tribute to the unique rigs and their owners, but also to the vanishing tradition and culture of quail hunting. Check out some of the crazy vehicles after the jump

Learn more at texasquailrigs.com, or purchase now from Amazon

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"The Bike Deconstructed” is a visually impressive book that provides an in-depth look of the modern bicycle in order to understand the design, origins, and evolution of each constituent part. On first glance, your bicycle might look pretty straightforward, but if you dismantle it, you´ll find as many as two hundred parts, each with a critical role to play. The beautifully illustrated guide written by bicycle guru Richard Hallett celebrates bicycle design and engineering and gives you an insight on what makes modern bicycles such marvels. via

Available for purchase in Europe here
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Renowned surf photographer Chris Burkard has traveled to the furthermost corners of the globe and put together a book of breathtaking surf photography. Distant Shores: Surfing The Ends Of The Earth, showcases Burkard´s stunning photos captured in wild, remote destinations and offbeat landscapes, beautifully portraying the humble placement of the human in contrast to nature. watch the video

Also check out the book Surf: 100 Greatest Waves
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The Outsiders: New Outdoor Creativity, is a new book by publishers Gestalten, it showcases  new products, brands and ideas of today´s outdoor and lifestyle entrepreneurs, many we have feature here on our site, such us Snow Peak, Topo Designs, Kammok, Patagonia, Poler and many more. The Outsiders captures moods, showcases products and individuals, and features interviews with key players from across the outdoor sector.

Available for purchase in Europe here
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If you´re an innovative type of person looking for action in the kitchen, then check out Cooking for Geeks, a book on real science, great hacks, and good food. The fun book is illustrated with many ways to express your creativity instead of just following recipes. This is more than just a cookbook, you´ll learn the science behind what you´re cooking, and what makes a recipe work so you can improvise and create your own unique dishes. watch the video

Available for purchase in Europe here
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Kings County Distillery is New York City’s oldest operating whiskey distillery, the owners have applied their knowledge, passion and precision into a manual for how to make homemade whiskey - The Kings County Distillery Guide to Urban Moonshining: How to Make and Drink Whiskey. The book´s first chapter is an insight on the history of whiskey from 1640 to today, followed by easy-to-follow guide on how to safely distill whiskey at home, complete with a list of supplies and helpful instructions and useful tips. There is also a section focused on the contemporary whiskey scene, with a list of of micro-distillers, plus recipes for making your own cocktails and meals with the delicious brown stuff.

Available for purchase in Europe here 
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Our House in the City: New Urban Homes and Architecture, is a new book by publisher Gestalten. It showcases creative and innovative urban living solutions found in cities all over the world, built on spaces in the urban landscape such as in the narrow gaps between buildings, in courtyards, in ungentrified districts, on derelict land, or even in industrial ruins. Available for purchase in Europe here.

Also by Gestalten, check out: Rock the Shack, Oasis, WorkScape
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Today´s Work Spaces promote new forms of work, creativity, and collaboration, companies around the world are redefining the places we work and how we work together. WorkScape is a new book that showcases beautiful and innovative office spaces by innovators such as Facebook, Google, YouTube, Monocle, KPMG, Red Bull, and Urban Outfitters that promote new forms of work, creativity, and collaboration. The book is beautifully illustrated with project details and features some companies forward-thinking offerings such as childcare facilities, bike share programs, communal vegetable gardens, and fully equipped health and wellness facilities.

Available for purchase in Europe here
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Oasis is a new book that explores the world’s ultimate getaways, it showcases stunningly creative baths, spas, retreats, and other relaxing getaways around the world. The book is beautifully illustrated with a broad spectrum of amazing locations and wellness places to let go, take it easy, chill out, refocus and indulge both our bodies and minds simultaneously. This is the the ultimate guide of spectacular contemporary escapes located in remote and picturesque destinations, perfect for renewing our senses.

After the jump check out some of the exclusive getaways featured in the book


Oasis is available for purchase in Europe here
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Today´s roundup is a great list of cookbooks that would make perfect gifts for the foodie in your life. Whether they´re destined for the coffee table or the kitchen counter, there´s no such thing as too many cookbooks, we think any food-lover’s shelf would benefit from these. Check out some more photos and product details after the jump...
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ICONIC is the ultimate coffee table book of any Apple devotee, the new book pays tribute to the innovation and design, of the worlds most innovative company - Apple. The book is illustrated beautifully over 340 pages with an aesthetic that complements the look of the Apple products, it takes you on a journey over 35 years of Apple products, through a photographic collection of their most important desktops, por, peripherals, prototypes, iDevices and packaging.

Also check out: Jony Ive - The Genius behind Apple´s Greatest Products
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"How to Swear Around the World” is a funny guidebook to(you guessed it), swearing in another language. The essential phrasebook will help you become an impressive curser in dozens of different languages, it is illustrated with handy visual guides and features phonetic pronunciation so that readers can curse like a native. A fun gift for the traveller in your family, he´ll be swearing proficiently in dozens of languages in no time!

Available in Europe here
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In modern times, with cities more crowded than ever, city dwellers are yearning for rural escapes, mountain cabins, and seaside homes for recharging batteries, escaping the hectic city life and connecting with nature. Rock The Shack features a compelling range of cabins, tree houses, cocoons and hide-outs, beautifully illustrated over 240 pages with amazing photos of the inviting retreats as well as unique geographic locations. Get it in Europe here

Also check out our popular roundup on Office Pods
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Pickles, Pigs & Whiskey is a new book by award-winning chef John Currence. The manly cooking book is full of interesting ideas and recipes, it indulges your senses with the tastes of Mississippi. Illustrated beautifully with over 100 documentary-style color photographs you´ll have your mouth watering over 130 delicious recipes that include Pork Fat Beignets with Bourbon Caramel, Peach Rice Pudding Brulee with Brandy Chantilly Cream, Fire-Roasted Cauliflower, and Kitchen Sink Cookie Ice Cream Sandwiches. via

Available in Europe here
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Jony Ive - The Genius behind Apple´s Greatest Products is released today, it is written by Leander Kahney, the bestselling author of Inside Steve´s Brain. This is the first book to  focus on Ive, by many considered the most influential technology innovator in the world. Very little is widely known about Apple’s senior vice president of industrial design, the book provides insight of the designer that delighted Americas most demanding boss, and created the most fanatically loyal fans in the world. watch the video

Available in Europe here
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