A cat-loving anthrozoologist probes “the cat's true nature.”...A useful guide to help cat lovers better understand their elusive pets.
Given Bowen’s inherent decency, he might well have turned things around even without his feline friend, but he convincingly makes the case that Bob was the cat-alyst.
This well-known story marks the beginning of perhaps the greatest, possibly most influential, and certainly the most world-famous Victorian English fiction, a book that hovers between a nonsense tale and an elaborate in-joke.
A Week in Winter is unfortunately the last of her books, as she died in 2012. It’s a shame, really, because we could all use more cozy and comfortable now and then.
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.
Even if 4e isn’t your D&D edition of choice, there’s a lot of great ideas in this book that can be used by any DM. It’s very friendly to any fantasy RPG of choice...
Jackson’s writing style is emotionally raw, candid, and sometimes shocking in its honesty. The one constant throughout his story, even during his darkest days of battling his own personal demons, is his connection with cats
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.
In all Swain shows that there are many ways to play, using lots of what we already have around us to create new games. As well, with almost everyone of these games you can use Swain’s ideas as a starting point to create your own games or allow the kids to improvise off of the game
An impressive blend of biography and magical realism.
His cookbooks teach readers how to get "back to the land," even if the "land" is only a small garden or a patio planter.
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.
A solidly reported story of a modern-day Samuel Colt who transformed the handgun business.
Rin Tin Tin is impeccably researched and full of details of Hollywood, television and American life. Lee’s war experience, the rescue of Rin Tin Tin, and the parts he played in movies are the most compelling sections of the book.
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.