Wrap up these reads for holiday gift giving with perfect under-the-tree picks.
by Randall Munroe (hardcover, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2014, 320 pages, $24).
From the creator of the wildly popular webcomic xkcd, hilarious and informative answers to important questions you probably never thought to ask.
by Holley Gerth (hardcover, Revell, 2014, 256 pages, $13.99).
Whether it’s a bad hair day or a broken heart, Gerth offers hope and encouragement to get us through whatever life brings.
by Maria del Mar Sacasa (hardcover, Quirk Books, 2013, 160 pages, $22.95).
When the days grow longer and the air gets crisp, it’s time to gather with friends for drinks that’ll put a rosy glow on your cheeks.
by Molly Oldfield (hardcover, Firefly Books, 2013, 352 pages, $35).
Consumed by curiosity about what is behind the closed doors of museums’ back rooms, Oldfield spent two years touring the world in search of the most-extraordinary inventions, legacies and artifacts hidden from the public.
by Frank Warren (hardcover, William Morrow, 2014, 288 pages, $29.99).
A ton of secrets, one postcard at a time.
Books provided by the Stark County District Library, www.starklibrary.org