A cat-loving anthrozoologist probes “the cat's true nature.”...A useful guide to help cat lovers better understand their elusive pets.
A rich, moving story of the link between a street-wise cat and a man who earns his living on the streets—perfect for cat lovers.
The Mad Hatter's youthful, disheveled appearance makes him resemble a modern hipster, and the pop-up trial scene features a flying pack of cards. A clever and inventive interpretation.
Maeve Binchy once again created fully realized characters in quick, short strokes.
The highest ever score in FIFA and the smallest arcade machine have all been honoured in the Guinness World Records 2013 Gamer’s Edition.
This encouraging tale of finding love and hope in unexpected places is full of small yet valuable life lessons that any animal-lover would appreciate...
With almost every turn of a page, there’s a flash of recognition. “I didn’t know you could eat that!” you find yourself saying.
Backed by new research on plant biology, this is an intriguing look at a plant's consciousness.
The volume will have particular appeal to readers of gender studies, but these stories ultimately prove that true partnership is gender blind.
...if you or your group is new to D&D, Into the Unknown would be a great addition to your library. For everyone else, you’re not throwing your money away but you’ll get most of the benefit this book has to offer you in the character builder.
the story comes across with an honesty that is admirable. And yes, the end had me bawling like a baby.
One of the best things about Chic On a Shoe String is that it teaches how to recycle and repurpose so many things from old clothes to broken necklaces. A ribbon becomes a belt, shoe laces a charismatic choker and a silk scarf a summer top. It’s a fun way to learn to sew and build a wardrobe.
This would be a great book to inspire fun games around the house (though quite a few require a small group of children). But it would also be a great way for parent and children to bond.
An impressive blend of biography and magical realism.
The U.S. edition of Nigel Slater's latest cookbook, "Ripe: A Cook in the Orchard," is pretty irresistible.
Is this a book for the under-eight set? Perhaps, but older kids and adults will share the fun.
...has proved to be the most lasting element of Burnett's literary legacy. Perhaps that shouldn't surprise us, given how ahead of its time it was.
...whatever one's taste in firearms, and even if one has no taste for them at all, Mr. Barrett's book is a fascinating look at one man's extraordinary success.
Few writers can elevate a yarn about a Hollywood dog into a meditation on the durability of myth and the nature of heroism... With this book, the story of Rin Tin Tin will more certainly live on.
Part adventure story, part memoir, but most important, a love story, this entertaining and joyous book proves that dog really is man’s best friend and vice versa.