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Filled with inspirational quotes, practical exercises and advice, this book celebrates commitment and bonds while guiding you through the many forms that love can take. 4.375" x 5.25" Paper Imported
Packed with inspirational quotes and tips, this book encourages you to cherish and nurture your new and old relationships. 4.375" x 5.25" 192 pages Paper Imported
"The Little Book of Mindfulness" is a pocket-sized guide to help you calm your mind and lighten your spirit. In this invaluable book is a collection of inspirational quotes, key research findings, tips for how to get the most out of the practice and a variety of short inspired activities. It can be opened at any page to help you center and balance your mind in a few quick and easy steps. 5.2"L x 4.4"W x 0.9"D Paper Imported
Hardcover; 208 pages This book focuses on the power of fashion as a make-or-break tool within the music industry's creative process Includes original interviews with stylists, photographers, video directors, record label reps, hair & make-up artists, graphic designers and the artists themselves Paper Imported
Challenge preconceived notions about confidence and enjoy a heightened sense of self awareness with this inspirational and empowering book, packed with tips, quotes and exercises designed to improve faith in yourself. 4.375" x 5.25" 192 pages Paper Imported
Whether you're traveling solo, on a family vacation or settling in for your commute, travel is a time for wandering thoughts and new experiences. We often focus on where we are going and how we are going to get there, but this book challenges you to gain fulfillment through inspirational quotes, practical travel tips and observations on the journey. 4.375" x 5.25" 192 pages Paper Imported
Hardcover; 342 pages Paper Imported
Paperback; 48 pages Fully interactive book of coloring pages, unbelievably clever activities, and smart plays on rap culture that brings rap stars and their music right into your living room Paper Imported
Use these cards to say congratulations, thanks, or hello - or simply because ridiculously cute animals high-fiving are awesome! Set of 10 notecards and envelopes (5 designs, 2 of each).
Being a fabulous bridesmaid these days calls for much more than dyeing your heels to match your dress, especially now that the Internet is the bride's best friend. Fortunately, this all-new edition from bridesmaid expert Kate Chynoweth shares how to be the very best bridesmaid possible. Learn how to host the loveliest bridal shower, throw an unforgettable bachelorette party, use social networking, and support the bride on her big day. Fully updated and with downloadable templates for invitations, party games, and more, this illustrated and informative guide is the perfect resource.Measures: 6.2" x 0.8" x 8.2"
From favorite cookbook author Julia Turshen comes this practical and inspiring handbook for political activism—with recipes. As the millions who marched in January 2017 demonstrated, activism is the new normal. When people search for ways to resist injustice and express support for civil rights, environmental protections, and more, they begin by gathering around the table to talk and plan. These dishes foster community and provide sustenance for the mind and soul, including a dozen of the healthy, affordable recipes Turshen is known for, plus over 15 more recipes from a diverse range of celebrated chefs. With stimulating lists, extensive resources, and essays from activists in the worlds of food, politics, and social causes, Feed the Resistance is a must have handbook for anyone hoping to make a difference.
This is a fun book for any fashion guru! It provides fun illustrated examples of all 50 alternative ways that you can wear a scarf. This is a great gift idea for your fashion lover.
Delightfully irreverent and classy, this notecard set offers 4 different greetings. All rendered in beautiful hand-drawn calligraphy and foil stamped on uncoated card stock. Perfect for expressing sentiments with humor and style. 12 notecards with envelopes (4 different designs) Box with acetate lid. Measurements: 5 3/16" x 7 3/4"
Champagne celebrates the world's most festive drink! This lively and practical tour covers everything from growing regions and types of grape to bottle size and prominent exporters. Offering advice on building and storing a refined collection as well as tasting tips and techniques, this guide will make an instant expert of any reader.Dimensions: 7" x 4.5" x .5"
This gorgeous book shows how to mix personal touches with vintage style for a truly meaningful celebration. Each chapter from wedding stylist Elizabeth Demos features photographs from real weddings and easy-to-follow instructions for achieving the look. With 200 photographs, 12 inspiring mood boards, creative styling ideas, and guidance on sourcing accents and materials, Vintage Wedding Style bursts with brilliant ways to create an unforgettable wedding.Measures: 10" x 1" x 9"
Cocktails for the Holidays will keep the spirits flowing at your holiday gatherings. Fifty cocktail recipes collected from notable bartenders from the United States, Canada and Australia combine top-notch ingredients with skill and creativity. The perfect gift for any hostess or cocktail enthusiast. Hardcover. Dimensions: 6.25" x 8.25" x .5"
What could be more festive than a fancy cookie and a shimmering cocktail? This timeless collection will get you in the mood for your next fete. And with a photograph of every cookie and drink, you may want to host the party again and again. Cheers! Hardcover. Dimensions: 8.25" x 6.25" x .5"
By the editors of Imbibe Magazine, The American Cocktail invites you to travel the 50 states, with recipes that are fun, modern twists on heritage drinks. The perfect gift for a cocktail-lover's collection!Dimensions: 6.75" x 8.25" x 1"
Oh, you know the dogs weren't going to let the cats get away with that! This canine companion to I Could Pee on This, the beloved volume of poems by cats, I Could Chew on This will have dog lovers laughing out loud. Doggie laureates not only chew on quite a lot of things, they also reveal their creativity, their hidden motives, and their eternal (and sometimes misguided) effervescence.
This keepsake offers a special way to celebrate the moments, stories, and rituals that make each family unique. With space to capture each loved one's personality, favorite recipes, unforgettable vacations, and much more, this journal will become an heirloom to be cherished and shared for years to come.Measures: 7-1/2 x 9 in; 96 pp.
Beer Makes Daddy Strong, by Andy Riley, celebrating the hilarious moments of fatherhood.
Wine Makes Mommy Clever, by Andy Riley, celebrating all the funny, strange, and wonderful moments of motherhood.
Cat lovers will laugh out loud at the quirkiness of their feline friends with these insightful and curious poems from the singular minds of housecats. In this hilarious book of tongue-in-cheek poetry, the author of the internationally syndicated comic strip Sally Forth helps cats unlock their creative potential and explain their odd behavior to ignorant humans.
There's no picnic quite like a Tanglewood Picnic! This delightful book by Gina Hyams celebrates the eight-decade tradition of picnicing on the lawn at Boston Symphony Orchestra's summer home in Lenox, Massachusetts. Featuring 150 photos of Tanglewood picnickers from the 1940's through the present, plus a dozen classic picnic recipes and the ultimate Tanglewood picnic checklist. Hardcover. Dimensions: 8.25" x 6.25" x .5"
Twelve prompted letters offer an immediate way for grandparents to give the gift of a lifetime to their grandchild of any age. When favorite memories and words of wisdom are sealed with the included stickers and postdated for future opening, this paper time capsule becomes a priceless heirloom for generations to cherish.
With playful prose and vivid art, Things to Do brings to life the small moments and secret joys of a child's day. There are wonders everywhere. In the sky and on the ground—blooming in a flower bed, dangling from a silken thread, buzzing through the summer air—waiting ...waiting to be found. In this thoughtful and ingenious collection of poems, Elaine Magliaro, an elementary school teacher for more than three decades and a school librarian for three years, and illustrator Catia Chien provide a luminous glimpse of the ordinary wonders all around us.
2017 Mildred L. Batchelder Award WinnerRenowned children's book creator Taro Gomi has created another masterpiece. In this beautiful testament to wondering, a young girl gazes out to where the water meets the sky and wonders what lies beyond the waves. Boats filled with toys? Skyscrapers filled with people? Houses filled with families? Or, maybe, over the ocean stands someone not so different from the girl herself, returning her gaze. In this celebration of imagination's power, young readers will find joy in the mystery of the faraway, the unknown, and the just-beyond. 36 pagesAges 4-6y
The raised and cutout images in this multi-dimensional animal-themed book offer children a hands-on way to learn related words and concepts. Part of the TouchThinkLearn series By Xavier Deneux Published by Handprint Books Boardbook 22 pages 7.25" length x 1.00" width x 7.25" height (approximately)
The raised and cutout images in this multi-dimensional car-themed book offer children a hands-on way to learn related words and concepts. Part of the TouchThinkLearn series By Xavier Deneux Published by Handprint Books Boardbook 22 pages 7.25" length x 1.00" width x 7.25" height (approximately)
This book offers young readers the opportunity to explore animals in a hands-on, multisensory way. Featuring colorful pages of raised graphics that fit into cutouts on the opposite page, children will learn to identify animals by reading their names and tracing their shapes, stimulating further conversation crucial to successful learning. By Xavier Deneux. Published by Chronicle Books. (March 8, 2016.) Hardcover. 16 pages. 7.25" length x 1.00" width x 7.25" height (approximately). ISBN: 9781452145198.
Spain: *From the craggy Catalan coastline to the undulating, red-soiled hills of Andalucia, the diversity of the Spanish countryside is without rival. Its cuisine directly reflects this landscape, with each region celebrating its own ingredients and culinary traditions. Published November 12, 2013. Hardcover. 352 pages *Measurements:* 8.25" x 10.25"
Paper Cutting: * There's a renaissance underway in the art form of cut paper, with an explosion of raw talent and an abundance of amazing work produced in the medium in recent years. This gorgeous volume features work from 26 contemporary international artists who are creating images of astonishing intricacy, using little more than paper and blade. Published May 11, 2011. Paperback. 176 pages *Measurements:* 7.5" x 9.5"
Elliott Smith: *In intimate photographs and conversations with close friends, family, and musicians he inspired, this book presents a portrait of the beloved and troubled singer-songwriter by those that knew him well. Published November 1, 2007. Hardcover. 224 pages *Measurements:* 8.5" x 10.5"
Playboy: The Celebrities: * From Marilyn Monroe to Cindy Crawford, Linda Evans to Farrah Fawcett, 'Playboy' has celebrated the sensuality (and even launched a few careers) of celebrities for more than fifty years. Here, in all their glory, are over 150 breathtaking photographs of the magazine's most famous heavenly bodies. Published October 1, 2006. Hardcover. 176 pages *Measurements:* 9.25" x 12.5"
A Letter to My Dog: * In this heartfelt ode to the furriest of family members, dog lovers get the chance to say something back, sharing personal letters penned to their beloved companions. With gorgeous accompanying photographs by Robin Layton, this collection of letters and portraits features a wide range of dogs and their owners, including everyday people with remarkable stories as well as celebrities like Hilary Duff, Tony Bennett, and Oprah Winfrey alongside their pooches. Published November 2012
A Cook's Initiation into the Gorgeous World of Mushrooms: *This beautiful guide to buying, storing, and cooking more than 20 varieties of wild and cultivated mushrooms (and truffles!) also collects 125 mouthwatering recipes. More than 100 color photographs capture the unique characteristics and, indeed, the elegance, of each type of mushroom, providing tempting visuals for the 100 dishes featured in the book. Published August 20, 2013. Paperback. 288 pages *Measurements:* 8.5" x 12"
Fish: * Fish celebrates the versatility, healthfulness, and ease of preparation of fish and shellfish in more than 120 delicious recipes. Five chapters are organized by flavor profile, including American, Bistro, Latin, East and South Asian, and North African/Mediterranean. Published September 17, 2013. Hardcover. 228 pages *Measurements:* 7.75" x 9"
Eva Zeisel: * Eva Zeisel was one of the twentieth century's most influential ceramicists and designers of modern housewares. Her distinctive take on modern industrial design was inspired by organic form and brought beauty and playfulness to housewares, earning her designs a beloved place in midcentury homes. Published October 15, 2013. Hardcover. 256 pages *Measurements:* 9.75" x 10.75"
The Where, the Why & the How: * A science book like no other, The Where, the Why and the How turns loose 75 of todays hottest artists onto lifes vast questions, from how we got here to where we are going. Inside these pages some of the biggest (and smallest) mysteries of the natural world are explained in essays by real working scientists, which are then illustrated by artists given free rein to be as literal or as imaginative as they like. The result is a celebration of the wonder that inspires every new discovery. Published Septemver 2012. Hardcover. 168 pages *Measurements:* 8" x 10"
New York: * If New York City is a state of mind, then Jorge Colombo captures the metropolis' thoughts like no other. Colombo's beautiful illustrations of New York City have graced the cover of The New Yorker several times, brilliantly depicting icons such as silhouetted rooftop water towers, the illuminated Chrysler Building at night, Fifth Avenue in the snow, or the ubiquitous hot dog stand. Published October 5, 2011. Hardcover. 120 pages *Measurements:* 8" x 11.5"