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October 14, 2011 1:00 AM

Alternative energy book and an auto chess set


Energy book
"The Quest: Energy, Security, and the Remaking of the Modern World" is Daniel Yergin's follow-up to "The Prize," his Pulitzer Prize-winning look at the history of oil. This time, Yergin examines alternative energy.
$38, major booksellers


Chess set
Each piece of the Rustic Warriors Auto Part Chess Set is sculpted from car parts such as spark plugs and cogs.
$263, findgift.com

--NWautos staff, Wheelbase Communications