Best Almanacs & Yearbooks
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1. Guinness World Records 2021
Author: by Guinness World Records
Guinness World Records
All aboard Guinness World Records 2021 for a life-changing journey of discovery! This year, we’re devoting a chapter to the history of exploration, starting with the story of the very first circumnavigation, along with our “History of Adventure” timeline, featuring a host of remarkable achievements.
The fully revised and updated best-seller is packed with thousands of incredible new feats across the widest spectrum of topics, providing a whistle-stop tour of our superlative universe. Our ever-expanding pool of international consultants and experts help us make sense of the world around us and the cosmos beyond.
So join us as we embark on a voyage through the vast panorama of record-breaking in 12 fact-packed chapters: Travel through the Solar System and see the planets come to life with a free Augmented Reality feature Encounter the cutest, weirdest, most dangerous and exotic creatures on our home planet Meet the world’s tallest, shortest, hairiest and heaviest humans Marvel at the latest high scores, speed runs, and players at the top of their game in eSports and beyond Get the lowdown on the world’s most successful and prolific actors, musicians, TV stars and influencersWe’ve also selected the best of the newly approved claims from the 50,000 applications received from the public over the past 12 months.
2. The Old Farmer's Almanac Vegetable Gardener’s Handbook (Old Farmer's Almanac (Paperback))
Author: by Old Farmer’s Almanac
Published at: Old Farmer's Almanac; Illustrated edition (November 12, 2019)
This book is the perfect companion for every vegetable gardenereven those who have never touched a trowel and wouldn’t know mulch from mud! The practical advice presented in the Vegetable Gardener’s Handbook demystifies gardening by providing the best, most proven methods for sowing, growing, and harvesting.
Highlights include Step-by-step advice for success with more than 30 vegetables in any zoneThe dirt on soil: why testing is so importantand how to do itEasy techniques for growing in-ground, plus alternatives to traditional raised bedsSeed-starting and -saving methods simplifiedGardeners’ friends and foes: which plants help (or hinder) vegetablesEnlightening (and humorous!
Anecdotes from fellow gardenersSpace for noting observations and experiencesMore than 150 full-color photosEssential reference tables and chartsMuch, much more! Created for new gardeners, green thumbs, and old hands alike, The Old Farmer’s Almanac Vegetable Gardener’s Handbook is loaded with advice and inspiration to help plantsand growersthrive.
3. The World Almanac and Book of Facts 2021
Author: by Sarah Janssen
Published at: World Almanac (December 1, 2020)
#1 New York Times Bestseller! Get thousands of facts at your fingertips with this essential resource: business, the arts and pop culture, science and technology, U.S. History and government, world geography, sports, and so much more. The World Almanac is America’s bestselling reference book of all time, with more than 83 million copies sold.
For more than 150 years, this compendium of information has been the authoritative source for school, library, business, and home. The 2021 edition of The World Almanac reviews the biggest events of 2020 and will be your go-to source for questions on any topic in the upcoming year.
Praised as a treasure trove of political, economic, scientific and educational statistics and information by The Wall Street Journal, The World Almanac and Book of Facts will answer all of your trivia needs effortlessly. Features include: 2020 Election Results: The World Almanac provides a comprehensive look at the entire 2020 election process, from the roller coaster of the early primaries to state and county presidential voting results and coverage of House, Senate, and gubernatorial races.
4. Flashback to 1971 – A Time Traveler’s Guide: Perfect birthday or wedding anniversary gift for anyone born or married in 1971. For friends, parents or … (A Time-Traveler’s Guide – Flashback Series)
Author: by B. Bradforsand-Tyler
Also available in other years – – – Let’s FLASHBACK to 1971 a very special year. Was this the year you were born? Was this the year you were married? Let’s travel back in time to celebrate your year, THE YEAR 1971, with this slim 70+ page book packed with fun-filled fabulous facts.
Enjoy a trip down memory lane, as you discover the people, the places, the politics, and the pleasures that made the year 1971 so special and unique, influencing the world we know today. Imagine if time-travel was a reality, and one fine morning you wake up to find yourself flashed back in time, back to the year 1971.
What would life be like for a typical family, in a typical town, somewhere in America? In the early 70s our cultural gaze had shifted away from London’s Swinging Sixties, back to the USA. The hippie view of the world, with its emphasis on peace, love and nature.(cont.
Now just imagine you flashed back to a town in 1971 England. Although not all doom and gloom, the United Kingdom had found itself slipping on the world stage. (Get the book to read more! Expertly written by author B. Bradforsand-Tyler, a history teacher with a passion for sharing his knowledge.
5. The Old Farmer's Almanac 2021, Trade Edition
Author: by Old Farmer’s Almanac
Published at: Old Farmer's Almanac (September 1, 2020)
Happy New Almanac Year! It’s time to celebrate the 229th edition of The Old Farmer’s Almanac! Long recognized as North America’s most-beloved and best-selling annual, the handy yellow book fulfills every need and expectation as a calendar of the heavens, a time capsule of the year, an essential reference that reads like a magazine.
Always timely, topical, and distinctively useful, with a pleasant degree of humor, the Almanac is consulted daily by users from all walks of life, throughout the year. The 2021 edition contains the fun facts, predictions, and feature items that have made it a cultural icon: traditionally 80 percentaccurate weather forecasts; notable astronomical events and time-honored astrological dates; horticultural, culinary, fashion, and other trends; historical hallmarks; best fishing days; time- and money-saving garden advice; recipes for refreshment; facts on folklore, farmers, home remedies, and husbandry; amusements and contests, plus too much more to mentionall in the inimitable way that the Almanac has done since 1792.
6. Flashback to 1961 – A Time Traveler’s Guide: Perfect birthday or wedding anniversary gift for anyone born or married in 1961. For friends, parents or … (A Time-Traveler’s Guide – Flashback Series)
Author: by B. Bradforsand-Tyler
Also available in other years – – – Let’s FLASHBACK to 1961 a very special year. Was this the year you were born? Was this the year you were married? Let’s travel back in time to celebrate your year, THE YEAR 1961, with this slim 75 page book packed with fun-filled fabulous facts.
Enjoy a trip down memory lane, as you discover the people, the places, the politics, and the pleasures that made the year 1961 so special and unique, influencing the world we know today. Imagine if time-travel was a reality, and one fine morning you wake up to find yourself flashed back in time, back to the year 1961.
What would life be like for a typical family, in a typical town, somewhere in America? We often reminisce about the golden boom years of the 50s and 60s, when families flourished, babies were born in record numbers, unemployment was low, and our standard of living surpassed that which our parents could only dream of.(cont.
Now just imagine you flashed back to a town in 1961 United Kingdom or Western Europe. Unlike their lavish spending counterparts in America, a very different picture would await you. (Get the book to read more! Expertly written by author B.
7. Flashback to 1951 – A Time Traveler’s Guide: Perfect birthday or wedding anniversary gift for anyone born or married in 1951. For friends, parents or … (A Time-Traveler’s Guide – Flashback Series)
Author: by B. Bradforsand-Tyler
Also available in other years – – – Let’s FLASHBACK to 1951, a very special year. Was this the year you were born? Was this the year you were married? This 70-page booklet travels back in time to celebrate your year, THE YEAR 1951.
Get ready to discover 70 pages of fun-filled fabulous facts. We look at the people, the places, the politics, and the pleasures that made 1951 unique and helped shape the world we know today. Imagine if time-travel was a reality, and one fine morning you wake up to find yourself flashed back in time, back to the year 1951.
What would life be like for a typical family, in a typical town, somewhere in America? The post-war boom delivered us booming birth numbers, booming suburbs, a booming economy, and the booming trappings of the consumerist culture we still live in today.(cont.
Now just imagine you flashed back to a town in 1951 England. Unlike boom-time America, a very different, more restrained lifestyle would await you.. (Get the book to read more! Expertly written by author Bernard Bradforsand-Tyler, a history teacher with a passion for sharing his knowledge.
8. The Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide Volume 50 – Spider-Man/Spawn
Author: by Robert M. Overstreet
The Bible of serious comic book collectors, dealers and historians marks its Golden Anniversary with The Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide #50, complete with new prices, new feature articles, new additions to the Overstreet Hall of Fame, new market reports and more.
Find out why the Guide has been trusted for five decades! Spawn/Spider-Man crossover cover by acclaimed artist Todd McFarlane, recently recognized bythe Guinness Book of World Records!
9. Texas Bucket List Adventure Guide & Journal: Explore 50 Natural Wonders You Must See!
Author: by Bridge Press
Exploring Texas: A Guide to the 50 Must-See Destinations in Texas to Hit the Road & Start Your Adventure TodayTraveling to Texas is unlike any other adventure you crossed off your bucket list. The ultimate dreamland for free spirits whose soul craves deep connection with nature, Texas is rich in picturesque landscapes that’ll leave you breathless.
As you travel the distance from East to West Texas, and then all the way to the Southern region, you’ll have the time of your life getting lost in the Lone Star State’s immersive beauty. From nature’s wonders like the Bluebonnet Field, to the Natural Bridge Caverns, and the amazing Jacob’s Well, Texas just begs to be explored!
But, with so much to see, where are you supposed to start from? With Texas Bucket List Adventure Guide & Journal, you will be able to enjoy and discover every landscape and magical place in the different regions in Texas without getting lost!
Featuring more than 50 must-see destinations in the state alongside the Southern border, you will be well-equipped to start your adventure! This unique travel guide and journal will help you:Keep track of where you’ve been and where to look forward to going next;Get informed about the areas or places you want to visit, how to get there, what to look for, and what you may need to bring along;Easily find your way to your dream destination thanks to comprehensive driving instructions;Never get lost thanks to the GPS coordinates included for each adventure in this guide;Discover the best time to visit certain destinations, weather conditions, average expenses;And much more!
10. 2021 Night Sky Almanac: A Month-by-Month Guide to North America's Skies from the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada (Guide to the Night Sky)
Author: by Nicole Mortillaro
Published at: Firefly Books (October 20, 2020)
A portable guidebook for enjoying the night sky in 2021. 2021 Night Sky Almanac is the ideal resource for both novice and experienced sky watchers in the United States and Canada, with all of the advice, information and data that enthusiasts need to understand and enjoy the wonders of the night sky.
This in-depth guide first introduces readers to the objects in the sky – from stars, to comets, to globular clusters – and then takes them through the cosmic events to look out for each month in 2021, with sky maps, moon phase charts and info about the planets.
The book also features: Methods for using your hands to measure angles in the sky; Information about binoculars and telescopes; History of constellations, including Indigenous history; A glossary of terms; And much, much more! 2021 Night Sky Almanac is both a comprehensive introduction to astronomy and a quick reference book for more experienced sky watchers who don’t want to miss a thing.
Its compact size means it’s perfect for taking on an “astro-vacation” or simply sky viewing in the backyard. The Royal Astronomical Society of Canada (RASC) was founded ad hoc in 1868 and incorporated in 1890 with a dual membership of professionals and amateurs.
11. Stock Trader's Almanac 2021 (Almanac Investor Series)
Author: by Jeffrey A. Hirsch
Published at: Wiley; 17th edition (December 30, 2020)
Grab your very own crystal ball for the 2021 financial markets The 2021 Stock Trader’s Almanac is your shortcut to understanding the cycles, trends, and patterns that will define stock trading in 2021. Based on strategies that have outperformed the S&P 500 by over 325% since 2001, the Almanac offers you proven and proprietary trading strategies, including Hirsch Holdings’ Best Six Months Switching Strategy, the January Barometer, the Four-Year Presidential Election/Stock Market Cycle, and top Sector Seasonalities.
The Almanac has been trusted by Barron’s, the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, and countless men and women alike since 1968. Organized in calendar format to keep you on top of upcoming opportunities you can’t afford to miss, this book will demonstrate each day why it’s relied upon by top traders, investors, and money managers.
Perfect for stock trading novices, seasoned market pros, and those who have yet to dip their toe into the lucrative world of stock trading, the 2021 Stock Trader’s Almanac is your ticket to a successful 2021.
12. The World Almanac 5,001 Incredible Facts for Kids on Nature, Science, and People (World Almanac and Book of Facts)
Author: by World Almanac Kids™
Published at: World Almanac; World Almanac Kids edition (November 24, 2020)
From the #1 New York Times bestselling World Almanac comes a fullcolor, fulloffun, oversize book packed with thousands of awesome facts about science, nature, and peopleeverything on planet Earth and beyond. Kids want to learn about the world around them, and with this engaging, colorful collection of facts, figures, photographs, and fun, they will.
Perfect for home or for school, and a great gift for any curious reader, here are thousands of fascinating and surprising facts about almost everything: AnimalsDogs, cats, snakes, insects, spiders, sharks, and moreCultureArt, holidays, food, movies, and moreDisastersEarthquakes, shipwrecks, floods, storms, and moreGeographyOceans, mountains, continents, habitats, and moreGeologyVolcanoes, tectonics, minerals, gems, and moreHuman Body and MedicineDiseases, organs, senses, and other weird and wonderful human body facts.
Record-settersAll about the biggest, smallest, fastest, tallest, and moreSpaceThe moon, stars, planets, human spaceflight, and moreSportsBasketball, baseball, football, hockey, Olympic, and soccer superstars past and present, and moreTechnologyComputers, drones, inventions, and more The World Almanac 5,001 Incredible Facts for Kids on Nature, Science, and People provides kids, teachers, and families timely and timeless information on an enormous variety of subjects.
13. National Geographic Almanac 2021: Trending Topics – Big Ideas in Science – Photos, Maps, Facts & More
Author: by National Geographic
Published at: National Geographic; Illustrated edition (September 22, 2020)
The essential annual for the 21st century, this high-energy almanac is packed with facts, photos, infographics, time lines, and maps-the perfect stocking stuffer and book to browse all year long. A guide to the world like no other, this vivid and comprehensive book offers the best of National Geographic and more: science, nature, history, world cultures, geography, and the environment, illustrated with amazing photography, fascinating infographics, and maps created by expert cartographers.
Highlights this year include the James Webb telescope, launching in 2021; a brand-new wildflower guide; a guided tour of the moons of our solar system; a beautiful infographic on jellyfish; and a feature on lithium, central to the work of recent Nobel prize-winning chemistry.
Divided into lively chapters including Exploration & Adventure, Life on Earth, and The Science of Us, this year’s almanac features top photos from National Geographic’s celebrated Instagram account and geniuses past and present including Jane Goodall, Amelia Earhart, and acclaimed conservationist Kris Tompkins, dedicated to preserving much of Patagonia.
14. Formula One 2021: The World's Bestselling Grand Prix Handbook
Author: by Bruce Jones
Formula One 2021, the world’s bestselling Grand Prix handbook, is the essential resource for the season ahead. Formula One fans will be kept fully up to speed with detailed examinations of all the teams racing in 2021 (from Mercedes and Red Bull to Ferrari and Renault), every driver in competition (including Charles Leclerc, Max Verstappen and Lewis Hamilton), and all the tracks featured on the packed Grand Prix calendar.
It also reviews the 2020 season with race-by-race reports and statistics; highlights changes to the rules and regulations for 2021; and discusses major talking points in F1. As well as the Drivers’ and Constructors’ World Championship tables from 2020, there is a fill-in guide for 2021, so each book can become a personalized record of the Formula One season.