Do-it-yourself books, guides, self-help books, and manuals. From crafting to counter-culture to just plain bizarre.

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  1. Depression 2.0

    Depression 2.0: Creative Strategies for Tough Economic Times


    Depression 2.0 is a practical, empowering, hands-on guide to persevering and even thriving in the event of an economic crisis. Learn More
  2. Dirty Sign Language: Everyday Slang from "What's Up?" to "F*%# Off!"

    Dirty Sign Language: Everyday Slang from "What's Up?" to "F*%# Off!" (Dirty Everyday Slang)


    Next time you’re signing with your friends, drop the ASL textbook formality and start flashing the signs they don’t teach in any classroom, including funny insults, explicit sex terms, and raw swear words. Learn More
  3. DIY Or Don't We #3

    DIY Or Don't We #3


    A Zine About Community. Learn More
  4. Do-It-Yourself Screenprinting

    Do-It-Yourself Screenprinting


    How To Turn Your Home Into A T-Shirt Factory. Learn More
  5. Don't Leave Your Friends Behind

    Don't Leave Your Friends Behind: Concrete Ways to Support Families in Social Justice Movements and Communities


    A collection of suggestions, tips, and narratives on ways everyone can support parents, children, and caregivers involved in social movements, this book focuses on social justice, mutual aid, and collective liberation. Learn More
  6. Dwelling Portably

    Dwelling Portably: 1980–2012


    Full of information about living without a permanent residence, this complete collection of the Dwelling Portably zines from 1980 through 2012 contains helpful and informative tips for living far outside of cities and bereft of technology. Learn More
  7. Dwelling Portably: 1990-1999

    Dwelling Portably: 1990-1999


    Another excellent volume in the Dwelling Portably series, about living without a permanent residence—written by Bert and Holly Davis for nearly 30 years! Learn More
  8. Dwelling Portably: 2009 - 2015

    Dwelling Portably: 2009 - 2015


    The Dwelling Portably series returns with Holly and Bert’s newest contribution to their fourth decade of DIY homesteading. Learn More
  9. Edible Estates

    Edible Estates: Attack On The Front Lawn (2nd Revised Edition)


    Since the first edition of Edible Estates: Attack on the Front Lawn was published in 2008, interest in edible gardening has exploded across the United States and abroad. Even First Lady Michelle Obama is doing it! Learn More
  10. Everything I Want to Do Is Illegal

    Everything I Want to Do Is Illegal: War Stories from the Local Food Front


    Drawing upon 40 years’ experience as an ecological farmer and marketer, Joel Salatin explains with humor and passion why Americans do not have the freedom to choose the food they purchase and eat. Learn More
  11. Extreme How-To

    Extreme How-To Magazine


    The Enthusiast's Guide To Home Improvement. Learn More
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    Fashioning Technology: A DIY Intro to Smart Crafting (Craft: Projects)


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    Ready to take your craft projects to the next level? Learn More
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    Felted Knits


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    The Art of Shrinking Your Knitting. Learn More
  14. Field Guide To Dreams

    Field Guide To Dreams: How To Identify And Interpret The Symbols In Your Dreams


    So you're standing naked in front of a classroom. Or you're being chased by a one-legged man. Or maybe you're standing in front of a classroom and kissing a one-legged man. Learn More
  15. Field Guide To Gestures

    Field Guide To Gestures: How To Identify And Interpret Virtually Every Gesture Known To Man


    Furrowed brows, wiggled fingers, wrinkled noses, shrugged shoulders - with so many rich and varied gestures at our disposal, it's no wonder anthropologists claim at least 90% of all human communication is non-verbal. But what do all of these signs and signals really mean? And what secrets do they reveal about the person you're speaking with? FIELD GUIDE TO GESTURES has the answers. Learn More
  16. Field Guide To Stains

    Field Guide To Stains: How to Identify and Remove Virtually Every Stain Known to Man


    At last, a field guide to identifying and doing battle with more than 100 stains, from tomato juice and tar to avocado and urine! Learn More
  17. Field Guide To Tools

    Field Guide To Tools: How to Identify and Use Virtually Every Tool at the Hardware Store


    What's a plumb bob look like? Where can I find a chop saw? How can I tell the difference between a tire wrench and a box wrench? Learn More
  18. Folks, This Ain't Normal

    Folks, This Ain't Normal: A Farmer's Advice for Happier Hens, Healthier People, and a Better World


    From farmer Joel Salatin's point of view, life in the 21st century just ain't normal. In FOLKS, THIS AIN'T NORMAL, he discusses how far removed we are from the simple, sustainable joy that comes from living close to the land and the people we love. Salatin has many thoughts on what normal is and shares practical and philosophical ideas for changing our lives in small ways that have big impact. Learn More
  19. Fun With A Pencil

    Fun With A Pencil


    Andrew Loomis (1892-1959) is revered amongst artists - including comics superstar Alex Ross - for his mastery of drawing. Learn More
  20. FutureGrow #10

    FutureGrow #10


    The Future of Growing Is Here... Learn More
  21. Growing Stuff

    Growing Stuff: An Alternative Guide to Gardening


    Growing Stuff: An Alternative Guide to Gardening is a vibrant and quirky guide for anyone wishing to transform their minimal outdoor space. Learn More
  22. Guide To Dating Gangsters Volume 2

    Guide To Dating Gangsters Volume 2


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    One part sub-cultural anthropology, one part dating how-to guide to dating gangsters. Learn More
  23. Guide to Taxidermy

    Guide to Taxidermy


    The complete illustrated guide to mastering the art of taxidermy. Learn More
  24. Handbook for Hot Witches

    Handbook for Hot Witches: Dame Darcy's Illustrated Guide to Magic, Love, and Creativity


    Combine a graphic novel with a dash of crafts, a sprinkle of feminist fairy tales, and a whole cauldron of spells—voilà!—Handbook for Hot Witches. Learn More
  25. A Handbook for the Perfect Adventurer

    Handbook For The Perfect Adventurer


    Pierre Mac Orlan's 1920 Handbook for the Perfect Adventurer was at once a paean to the adventure story, a tongue-in-cheek guidebook to the genre's real-life practitioners and a grim if unspoken coda to the disasters of World War I. Learn More

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