Penguin Random House Desktop Books
In this practical, playful, yet spiritual guide, Charlotte Kasl, author of the highly successful Finding Joy: 101 Ways to Free Your Spirit and Dance with Life, shows you what it would be like to have the ancient wisdom of the Buddha to guide you through the dating process.
The epic made simple. The miracle in the mundane. One day, while browsing an antique store in Helena, Montana, photographer Tyler Knott Gregson stumbled upon a vintage Remington typewriter for sale.
In this book, Kasl inspires us to create fulfilling and vibrant relationships through a commitment to awareness and truth. Combining key teachings of Buddhism with elements of psychology, If the Buddha Married becomes a wise and trusted guide through the joys and thickets of relationships that last and grow.
A gorgeously photographed new take on flower arranging using locally foraged plants and flowers to create beautiful arrangements contains ideas and inspiration for the whole year. Organized by month, each chapter in this visually arresting and inspiring book focuses on large and small arrangements created from the flowers and plants available during that month in that place, all foraged or gleaned nearby. The authors reflect on surprising and beautiful pairings, the importance of scale, the scarcity or abundance of raw materials and the environmental factors that contribute to that availability. Style Name:'Foraged Flora' Book. Style Number: 5501184. Available in stores.
*Dream Animals* Ideal for bed time reading, this book will appeal to parents and children who love Grandfather Twilight and On the Night That You Were Born. Author, illustrator, and creator of The Black Apple Etsy shop, Emily Martin convinces children to close their eyes and discover who their dream animal might behind what dream it might take them to. * Hardcover * 32 pages * Published October 22, 2013
*How To Catch Santa* After waiting for days and days and days, it's finally Christmas Eve. And that's when you can try to catch Santa. From Jean Reagan and Lee Wildish, creators of the bestselling How To. series, comes a delightful new offering, written again in a hilarious instructional style. Published October 20, 2015. Hardcover. 32 pages
Fifty favorite and not so well-known nursery rhymes are brought to vibrant life by Richard Scarry whose bears, pigs, cats, and rabbits perfectly illustrate these familiar verses. From Old Mother Hubbard to Jack Sprat, this oversize book depicts these most classic characters in bright, funny, colorful detail. Mother Goose is a perfect foundation for any child's library, and Richard Scarry is the ideal illustrator to make these first poems accessible and fun. *Hardcover *96 pages *Published Date: September 01, 1999
*One Morning in Maine* A Caldecott Honor Book! Today is a special day for Sal because she gets to go to Buck's Harbour with her dad. But when she wakes up to brush her teeth with her baby sister, she discovers something shocking. Her tooth is loose! And that's just the start of a huge day! Published April 14, 1952. Hardcover. 80 pages
*Wonder/365 Days of Wonder Box Set* A boxed set edition of the international bestselling phenomenon Wonder and 365 Days of Wonder: Mr. Browne's Book of Precepts in a boxed set edition. This is the perfect gift for the million plus readers who have fallen in love with Auggie Pullman and his teacher Mr. Browne and also for readers who have yet to be introduced to the wonder of Wonder. Published August 26, 2014. Hardcover. 432 pages
*Thidwick the Big-Hearted Moose* Poor Thidwick's generosity proves the adage that no good deed goes unpunished, and soon everyone, from a tiny Bingle Bug to a huge bear, is taking advantage of our antlered hero. Published September 12, 1948. Hardcover. 48 pages
*Elmo's Little Library* This little library of four bestselling Big Bird's Favorite Sesame Street board books starring Elmo includes: Elmo's Mother Goose, Elmo's Tricky Tongue Twisters, Elmo Says, and Elmo's ABC Book. Boys and girls ages 1-4 won't be able to resist either the stories or carrying them around in their sturdy little box complete with both a handle and Elmo on the front! * Board book * 24 pages * Published Date: July 23, 2013
*In New York* This is at once a personal story from a beloved children's book creator, a useful primer for first-time travelers on what to see and do with kids in the Big Apple, and a perfect keepsake after a visit. * Hardcover * 40 pages * Published March 11, 2014
*Emily Winfield Martin's Dreamers Board Boxed Set* Dream Animals convinces children to close their eyes and discover who their dream animal might be and what dream it might take them to. Day Dreamers shows readers that letting their imaginations run free will lead them into fantastical day dreams. Published September 27, 2016. Boxed Set.
*The Very Lonely Firefly* When a very lonely firefly goes out into the night searching for other fireflies, it sees a lantern, a candle, and the eyes of a dog, cat, and owl all glowing in the darkness. It even sees a surprise celebration of light. But it is not until it discovers other fireflies that it finds exactly what it's looking for-a surprise sure to bring smiles to anyone who turns the final page! Published July 19, 1999. Board book. 16 pages
*The Incredible Book Eating Boy* Like many children, Henry loves books. But Henry doesn't like to read books, he likes to eat them. Big books, picture books, reference books. if it has pages, Henry chews them up and swallows (but red ones are his favorite). And the more he eats, the smarter he gets - he's on his way to being the smartest boy in the world! Published April 19, 2007. Hardcover. 32 pages
The Hardy Boys Starter Set: * A special treat for Hardy Boys fans! The first five books in the classic mystery series are packaged together in a collectible box set featuring a newly redesigned slipcover. Titles included are #1 The Tower Treasure, #2 The House on the Cliff, #3 The Secret of the Old Mill, #4 The Missing Chums, and #5 Hunting for Hidden Gold.
*The Adventures of Pippi Longstocking* Now, for the first time, Pippi Longstocking, Pippi Goes on Board, and Pippi in the South Seas are all together in one bumper volume, with new illustrations in full-color and black-and-white. The collection is an ideal introduction for anyone discovering Pippi for the first time, while confirmed fans will enjoy revisiting their favorite episodes and recalling some they've forgotten. Her admirers will also find fascinating new biographical information about author Astrid Lindgren and the origin of the Pippi stories. Published October 1, 1997. Hardcover. 296 pages
*My Baby Book* This is not anything like a baby book. It不 a birthday book! It was born from the simple idea that birthdays provide the perfect annual opportunity to preserve a sweet moment in time as your child changes from year to year. From the first birthday to age eighteen, this journal contains space to stick birthday photos, fun and thought-provoking interview questions to ask your kid, and a time-capsule envelope for stashing away birthday cards and other odds and ends that represent each year. * non-traditional book * 96 pages * Published April 8, 2010
Why We Get Fat: * In his New York Times best seller, Good Calories, Bad Calories, Taubes argued that our diet overemphasis on certain kinds of carbohydrates-not fats and not simply excess calories - has led directly to the obesity epidemic we face today. The result of thorough research, keen insight, and unassailable common sense, Good Calories, Bad Calories immediately stirred controversy and acclaim among academics, journalists, and writers alike. Published December 28, 2010. Hardcover. 272 pages
*Pinocchio (Illustrated)* This story is of course about a puppet who, after many trials, succeeds in becoming a "real boy." Yet it is hardly a sentimental or morally improving tale. To the contrary, Pinocchio is one of the great subversives of the written page, a madcap genius hurtled along at the pleasure and mercy of his desires, a renegade who in many ways resembles his near contemporary Huck Finn. Published October 9, 2012. Hardcover. 184 pages