An updated edition of the international bestseller about Montessori methods to teach children through active learning at home, written by Montessori president Tim Seldin.A parent’s guide to building independence, creativity, and confidence in their children using Montessori learning techniques, written by Montessori president Tim Seldin.An international bestseller, How to Raise an Amazing Child the Montessori Way adapts Montessori teachings for easy use at home. Packed with Montessori-based preschool activities and educational games that build ... + Read More
Series: I'm Pregnant!A week-by-week guide from conception to birthPaperbackLesley Regan9781553631460$30.00HEALTH & FITNESS Jan 11, 2011
Fully updated and adapted to include all the latest Canadian medical practices and guidelines, this new edition of the Canadian bestseller is a user-friendly, chronological arranged visual reference to pregnancy and birth. Using remarkable full-colour images and clear jargon-free text in conjunction with a handy week-by-week format, this is a unique companion to pregnancy for Canadian parents-to-be.
Series: Pregnancy Day By DayAn Illustrated Daily Countdown to Motherhood, from Conception to Childbirth andHardcoverMaggie Blott9781553632924$50.00HEALTH & FITNESS Apr 03, 2018
Comprehensive health, fertility, planning, relationship, nutrition, fitness, and labor advice for Canadian parents from a team of experts for every single day of your pregnancy.Count down your pregnancy day by day of each trimester with practical information plus 3D photos and illustrations for every stage of your baby’s development. Look at every week of pregnancy, with a detailed section for each day showing how your baby is developing with advice on nutrition, health, and relationships, as well as Q&As with experts and moms. This updated and... + Read More
The Pregnancy Encyclopedia is an engaging and accessible question-and-answer guide to some of the most commonly asked questions about pregnancy, packed with full-color photographs and illustrations and adapted for Canada by Dr. Beth Cruickshank.The Pregnancy Encyclopedia has answers to all your questions--including the ones you haven't even thought of yet. Top experts in the field offer encyclopedic coverage of the topics relating to pregnancy and birth, from fertility and family planning to nutrition and exercise to lifestyle changes, planning... + Read More
Series: The Science of ParentingHow Today s Brain Research Can Help You Raise Happy, Emotionally Balanced ChildrPaperbackMargot Sunderland9781465429780$24.95FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS Jul 05, 2016
Now with new and updated content, The Science of Parenting (Second Edition) is the definitive, internationally acclaimed guide to what every parent needs to know about the remarkable effects of love, nurture, and play on a child’s development.Backed by the most up-to-date scientific research, The Science of Parenting (Second Edition) provides evidence-based parenting advice about how you should care for your child, with practical strategies from birth to 12 years of age. Child psychotherapist Dr. Margot Sunderland has more than 30 years’ experi... + Read More
Make every moment with your child count. Tap into the psychology behind your child’s behavior at every stage of development, and respond with confidence.Find out what your child really means when he says “Look what I did”, “But I’m not tired,” or “You’re embarrassing me,” and discover what’s really going on when he can’t express himself at all.Using more than 100 everyday scenarios, the book leads you through each one step by step, explaining not only your child’s behavior and the psychology behind it but also your own feelings as a parent. It ... + Read More
Series: Baby's First YearMemories for Life - A Keepsake Journal of Milestone MomentsHardcoverAnnabel Karmel9781465480989$19.00FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS Jan 08, 2019
Keep a record of all the special moments in your baby’s first year with this beautiful baby record book and journal from best-selling baby and kids cookbook author Annabel Karmel.Map out your family tree, list ideas for baby names, and write down thoughts on your baby’s arrival. With this keepsake journal, you’ll start recording memories before the birth and up to your baby’s first birthday.Ensure that no special moments are forgotten, thanks to handy prompts as well as plenty of space. You can write down thoughts about everything your baby is ... + Read More
Series: First Meals RevisedFast, Healthy, and Fun Foods to Tempt Infants and ToddlersHardcoverAnnabel Karmel9781553630906$26.00COOKING Aug 19, 2008
Give children the best start to life with the hundreds of recipes in this bestselling easy-to-use cookbook from children's food guru Annabel Karmel. From flavourful first purées and easy-to-make family meals to finger-licking picnic and party noshes, First Meals features over 200 enticing recipes for babies and toddlers. Helpful tips from Annabel as well as nutritional information and tips on how to handle food allergies and fussy eaters complete this delicious book. Crammed with delicious recipes, practical advice and ti... + Read More
A step-by-step quick reference guide to help both casual and committed cyclists stay safe, enjoy cycling, and save money on repairs, now revised and updated.The ultimate visual reference guide for bicycle enthusiasts to maintain and repair their bikes, now in its sixth edition.In a handy flexibound format, the latest edition of Bicycle Repair Manual is the most up-to-date photographic manual on the market, and the perfect handbook for every cyclist, no matter what level of interest or experience.From getting to know your bike to adjusting your ... + Read More
A visual and authoritative reference for bicycle riders and enthusiasts of all ages. Filled with in-depth and informative CGI images and step-by-step instructions, this guide is essential reading for riders.Keep your bike in mint condition with this visually in-depth manual for bicycle maintenance and care.Featuring CGI illustrations that can be viewed at any angle, The Complete Bike Owner’s Manual shows every aspect of bicycle repair and maintenance. Each diagram and step-by-step instruction is shown more clearly than ever before in this book.... + Read More
Series: The Complete Fishing ManualTackle, Baits and Lures, Species, Techniques, Where to FishHardcoverHenry Gilbey9780756682293$32.00SPORTS & RECREATION May 02, 2011
Providing all the information needed on kit and tackle, clothing and accessories, safety, and both fresh and saltwater fishing strategies, The Complete Fishing Manual is the definitive guide to fishing.The Complete Fishing Manual looks at every type of fishing in freshwater and saltwater environments and shows how to catch everything from carp and pike to bass and catfish in streams, rivers, and lakes. Featuring the basics of casting flies and lures, playing and landing fish, and tackle, the book also provides a comprehensive cross-section of t... + Read More
Series: The Complete Golf ManualAll You Need to Play Like a ProHardcoverSteve Newell9780756662127$32.00SPORTS & RECREATION Apr 19, 2010
Covering every possible aspect the game, from tee shots, iron play, pitching and chipping to coping with bunkers and putting, The Complete Golf Manual works is the ultimate self-improvement guide to playing better golf. With a series of exercises designed to develop your technique, routines to help you think more decisively on the course, and a section on the top 10 most common faults, Steve Newell offers a fast track to a lower handicap for all-from the novice to the experienced club golfer.
The most comprehensive and up-to-date sailing guide on the market, now its fourth edition. Fully updated with the latest technology, regulations, and equipment, this guide is essential for sailors.An essential reference book for sailing enthusiasts, now in its fourth edition with a foreword by quadruple Olympic gold medalist Ben Ainslie.Learn the basics of sailing, master navigation, and maintain your boat with The Complete Sailing Manual, written by instructor and former British national champion Steve Sleight. This authoritative text has clea... + Read More
Golf: The Ultimate Guide is a comprehensive, lavishly illustrated guide to playing and watching golf — the perfect golf book for all enthusiasts, from keen spectators and beginners to golf pros. In Golf: The Ultimate Guide, DK celebrates this ever-popular game, with a fascinating look at its history, a definitive guide to high-tech golf equipment, and a crash course on the basics of how to play golf with "Play Like a Pro" tips that use real-life examples from masters of the game. In addition, this book takes you to 75 of the world's best golf c... + Read More
Series: The Soccer Book4th EditionPaperbackDK9781465469236$25.99SPORTS & RECREATION Oct 30, 2018
The ultimate visual guide to the world’s greatest sportDiscover the world’s best teams and biggest competitions with the ultimate visual guide to soccer, fully updated for the 2018 World Cup. Whether you are an active player, a lifelong supporter, or an armchair soccer manager, this book illustrates every aspect of the most popular sport in the world. From the history of soccer to the most recent tournaments, The Soccer Book reveals the story behind the game. Eye-catching step-by-step Illustrations and jargon free text explore the roles of pla... + Read More
The ultimate visual guide to camping, the wilderness, and outdoor survival skills, in a handy portable format and packaged in a functional mess pan.The Survival Handbook combines proven, no-nonsense military survival skills with indigenous bushcraft techniques. Written by a Royal Navy Chief Survival Instructor with more than 30 years' experience, this guide covers everything from choosing the right gear to map-reading to finding and preparing food to first aid and how to react in a worst-case-scenario emergency, and even includes real-life surv... + Read More
Series: The Survival HandbookEssential Skills for Outdoor AdventurePaperbackColin Towell9780756690380$25.99SPORTS & RECREATION Feb 20, 2012
From planning an expedition, to packing essential kits, to discovering what to do on a trail, The Survival Handbook is an invaluable tool when you’re in the great outdoors. Among a myriad of outdoor skills, it teaches readers how to make shelters, find water, and spot, catch, and cook wild food. And if there’s an emergency, it shows which essential first-aid techniques to use when, how to mount a rescue, and even how to get yourself found. Now in Paperback!
From the top 10 Champions to the most popular matches ever, WWE: Book of Top 10s ranks everything in the world of WWE in fun and bite-sized lists.WWE: The Book of Top 10s is packed with information and trivia and will provide hours of ammunition and controversy as fans debate the lists, arguing positioning, surprise inclusions, and snubs from 100 lists spanning five decades of sports entertainment history. The greatest stars from WWE’s past and present are featured, including John Cena, Dean Ambrose, Undertaker, The Rock, Stone Cold Steve Austi... + Read More
The most expansive, all-encompassing chronicle unleashed on the WWE Universe, this New York Times bestseller includes over 400 full-color pages and over 1,200 Superstar and event profiles. The WWE all-time roster in this book has been expanded to unprecedented proportions, and now features all your favorite heroes from the modern era. Roman Reigns, Seth Rollins, The New Day, Sasha Banks and so many more make their WWE Encyclopedia debuts. Plus, the future of WWE collides with the past, as Finn Bálor and the exciting stars of NXT stake their cla... + Read More
The greatest rivalries in the WWE wrestling ring revealedThey grapple at WrestleMania, at SmackDown Live, and Royal Rumble. They battle on RAW, at SummerSlam, and Survivor Series. They clash inside—and outside—the ring. The titanic rivalries of WWE Superstars such as The Rock vs. Stone Cold Steve Austin, John Cena vs. Randy Orton, Charlotte Flair vs. Sasha Banks, are a vital part of WWE’s edge-of-the-seat appeal. Every member of the WWE Universe will have their favorite-you just have to take sides. Who would you cheer for as they chase the Cha... + Read More
All the best moments of WWE RAWAn anniversary edition covering 25 years of WWE’s flagship entertainment event, packed with all the highlights, amazing photography, and fascinating facts. From the very first show in January 1993 to January 2018, all the memorable moments, key matches, and shocking plot twists of RAW are faithfully recorded in this stunning book. Engaging text and incredible photography from WWE’s archives—including action shots, Superstar portraits, posters, and other memorabilia—take the reader on a trip through RAW’s history.T... + Read More
The complete guide to WWE’s biggest Superstars—past and present—including John Cena, Charlotte Flair, The Rock, André the Giant, Sasha Banks, and more. Features the latest information about competitors from RAW, SmackDown, and NXT.Page-by-page profiles of more than 200 of the biggest Superstars from sports entertainment history are packed with facts, trivia, and behind-the-scenes information. “Super Stats” boxes detail information on each Superstar, including career highlights and wins. The brand-new guide profiles popular competitors, from Hal... + Read More
Celebrate the impressive career of Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson with this comprehensive visual guide, which chronicles every step from his explosive WWE debut match to his full-blown Superstar status.Dubbed “The Great One,” for more than 20 years The Rock has delighted millions of fans with his charisma, catch phrases and championship wins - all captured in this stunning book.Discover The Rock’s fascinating family history as the first third-generation WWE Superstar; his training and early years in the ring; his epic wins and greatest moments as Th... + Read More
Whether you're a novice or trying to bring your handicap down, Essential Golf Skills teaches the basics on grip, posture, rhythm, and ball control. Perfect for all ages and skill levels, Essential Golf Skills teaches the basics rules, types of courses, and styles of play. The Essential Skills series is at-a-glance reference packed with instant-access, easy-to-understand tips to help you improve your game, your technique, and your creativity.
Series: DK Essential SkillsEssential Soccer SkillsKey Tips and Techniques to Improve Your GamePaperbackDK9780756659028$20.95SPORTS & RECREATION Feb 21, 2011
Perfect for all ages and skill levels, Essential Soccer Skills progresses from beginner basics to advanced techniques, featuring illustrated sequences on how to learn and master key skills, and tips on how to improve your overall form. The Essential Skills series is at-a-glance reference packed with instant-access, easy-to-understand tips to help you improve your game, your technique, and your creativity.
Whether you are into hiking or camping, Essential Survival Skills is a step-by-step guide to surviving and thriving in the wilderness. From the very basics for beginners, through all the elements essential to becoming adept at wilderness survival, Essential Survival Skills shows you everything you need to know to build a shelter, apply first aid, and treat various types of insect bites. Perfect for all ages and skill levels, the Essential Skills series is at-a-glance reference packed with instant-access, easy-to-understand tips to help you impr... + Read More
Series: Backyard HarvestA Year-Round Guide to Growing Fruits and VegetablesPaperbackJo Whittingham9780756671631$28.99GARDENING Feb 21, 2011
From sowing and planting to growing and harvesting, Backyard Harvest covers storing, freezing, and preserving tips so that you can enjoy your garden's bounty into the winter months and throughout the early-spring gap when little is ready to harvest. Jo Whittingham, a gardener and gardening writer who has written for a range of gardening magazines, is the author of DK's Simple Steps to Success: Vegetable Gardening, and served as consultant on The Kitchen Garden and Grow Fruit.
Is your lawn full of weeds? Are your plants diseased? Is your flower bed forlorn? Do you long to create an outdoor space you can enjoy with friends—or even a garden you can show off with pride?This book shows you the basics you need to get your yard or green space under control and keep it that way, and gives you lots of garden ideas you can do yourself—all with step-by-step photographs. From planting decorative climbers to growing your own fruits and vegetables, these easy steps will make a big difference in how your garden and landscape look ... + Read More
Series: Biodynamic GardeningGrow Healthy Plants and Amazing Produce with the Help of the Moon and Nature#s CyclesPaperbackDK9781465429865$29.95GARDENING Apr 07, 2015
Whether you're just getting started in biodynamic gardening, or you're an experienced biodynamic farmer wanting to learn more, Biodynamic Gardening is the right resource for learning more about the biodynamic method of organic gardening. This clear, practical guide gives you tried-and-true advice on biodynamic gardening and tips on this ultra-green, organic gardening method. Full-color photographs and easy-to-understand charts and graphs are helpful tools in organizing information in a way anyone can understand and use in biodynamic gardening. ... + Read More
Series: BonsaiHardcoverDK9781465419583$32.00GARDENING Jun 16, 2014
Bonsai brings serenity to the home with beautiful miniature trees in idyllic container landscapes. Now DK brings this ancient practice into the 21st century, explaining how to grow and care for bonsai trees with a clear step-by-step approach.Offering easy-to-follow advice and simple photography, Bonsai demystifies the art of bonsai with sequences covering the traditional styles of Chokkan, Moyogi, Shakan, and Kengai, as well as deadwood bonsai styles such as Ishizuki, Yose Uye, and Sharimiki.For bonsai enthusiasts in search of fresh ideas, inno... + Read More
The Canadian Gardener’s Guide is a one-stop manual for both beginner and more experienced gardeners, containing all the practical techniques, inspirational ideas, and problem-solving advice you need to make and maintain a garden of any size.Focusing on the skills you need as your garden develops, from a basic understanding of plants and their needs to planning and building the garden you want, this updated 3rd edition covers flower, vegetable, and fruit gardening, plant and garden care, lawn maintenance, advice for common problems, and beautifu... + Read More
With a catalog of 150 different culinary herbs and their varieties, more than 30 recipes, step-by-step photographs on how to plant, nurture, harvest, and store, and flavor charts that list the best herbs to partner with popular ingredients, The Cook's Herb Garden shows you how to grow your own supply of herbs whether on a window ledge, in pots, on the patio, or in a vegetable garden.
This gorgeous guide features the history, cultivation, and imaginative use of more than 300 succulent and cacti plants in comprehensive, easy-to-follow illustrated stages. The Complete Book of Cacti & Succulents is a feast of in-depth information and over 600 eye-catching photographs. This book has everything you need to make your plant arrangements healthy and spectacular no matter what kinds of succulents you use. Using this guide, you will quickly discover just how bold and creative you can be with these arrangements, and understand why so m... + Read More
Be inspired to imagine the garden of your dreams with this guide that will help you plan, build, and plant your perfect outdoor space.Whether you’re aiming for a total redesign or targeting a specific area, Encyclopedia of Landscape Design offers fresh and achievable ideas for every gardener: grasp the fundamentals of landscape and garden design, find a style that’s right for you, and create the structures and planting plans to bring your ideas to life. Produced by a team of award-winning horticultural experts, Encyclopedia of Landscape Design ... + Read More
A must-have reference for all gardeners, this illustrated guide for selecting plants, planning a greenhouse, or a whole garden, is an essential resource for identifying plants and flowers. 8,000 plants are described and each variety is illustrated and accompanied by a detailed description. This updated edition features hundreds of new photos and has been redesigned for clarity and ease of use. Also includes an enlarged plant selector as well as a 5,000-entry illustrated plant catalog. + Features over 5000 photographs and ... + Read More
Series: The Flower BookLet the Beauty of Each Bloom Speak for ItselfHardcoverRachel Siegfried9781465445483$52.00NATURE Feb 07, 2017
Explore 60 flowers, bloom by bloom, in stunning portraiture with lush macrophotography that showcases the details of each flower, and learn how to arrange flowers with different styles, tips, and techniques.Intimate portraits of each flower include quick-reference profiles with tips for choosing the best blooms, care for cut stems, arranging recommendations, colors, shapes, and even growing tips to transform the home, from yard to tabletop. Study a multitude of blooms, from the amaryllis in spring, snapdragon in summer, and dahlia in fall to tr... + Read More
Have you always wanted to learn how to grow your own vegetables and fruits, but don't know how to get started? Get Started: Growing Vegetables is your perfect, patient teacher, taking you from complete beginner to being able to complete more than 50 gardening projects. Start simple with your own leafy salad and a delicious strawberry hanging basket; build on your skills with a rustic tepee for beans and plump, juicy raspberries; and show off by designing an aromatic herb garden, nurturing gourmet asparagus, storing your crops for winter, and mo... + Read More
Want to grow your own vegetables and food, but don't have enough space for a garden? Don't let lack of space get in the way of growing healthy, organic foods at home. Apartment dwellers, schoolteachers, and anyone else who wants to grow a lot of food in a little space will find a great small garden resource in Grow All You Can Eat in 3 Square Feet. Small-space gardeners, find your start in Grow All You Can Eat in 3 Square Feet, packed with information on window boxes, potted plants, patio gardening, raised beds, small square-foot gardening, con... + Read More
Series: Grow Something Different to EatWeird and wonderful heirloom fruits and vegetables for your gardenPaperbackMatthew Biggs9781465464293$28.95GARDENING Feb 27, 2018
Discover more than 50 out-of-the-ordinary edibles, from cucamelons to strawberry popcorn, in this seed-to-plate guide that inspires you to cultivate amazing new fruit and vegetable crops.Whether you’re a beginner and determined to make the most of limited space with a truly unique and heirloom harvest, or a seasoned grower looking to spice up your cooking with gourmet flavors, the step-by-step instructions give you the confidence to grow some unusually tasty crops. Choose from fruiting vegetables such as orange eggplants and hyacinth beans, sal... + Read More
Series: Grow VegetablesPaperbackAlan Buckingham9781465444868$29.95GARDENING Feb 02, 2016
Where do you get your organic or obscure vegetables? With Grow Vegetables you don't need to go any further than your own garden.Grow Vegetables is your one-stop, step-by-step reference for growing your own vegetables. With its inspiring photography, clear instructions, and friendly advice, you will be growing tomatoes, eggplant, peas, and everything in between in no time. This refreshed and updated edition has unparalleled depth of coverage, featuring more than 80 vegetables and herbs, with new vegetable cultivars and heritage varieties that ca... + Read More
Series: Happy CactusCacti, Succulents, and MoreHardcoverDK9781465474537$18.99NATURE May 15, 2018
In-depth profiles, care tips, and display inspiration for more than 50 popular cactus and succulent varieties.Your cactus might be surviving, but is it happy? There’s so much more to these little green plants than just keeping them alive. Get right to the point with practical advice from potting to propagating. Unearth the secrets of different cacti and succulents, with profiles on more than 50 popular varieties—from the cute, flowering pincushion cactus to the wacky prickly pear, discover what makes your plant unique and how it might behave wh... + Read More
Proud new owner of a gorgeous orchid? Learn the essentials of buying orchids, orchid care, and how to keep it flowering beautifully year after year with this bite-size beginner’s guide.Did you know that many orchids hate being in direct sunlight? Or that most orchids have a crucial dormant period when their care needs change?Happy Orchid dispels the myths around how to care for orchids, starting with a simple, step-by-step introduction that demonstrates all the essential growing techniques, including how to plant, what food to give them—orchids... + Read More
A guide for the horticulturally challenged, this quirky book shares how to keep plants alive, what to look for in a dying plant, and how to turn your home into a plant-safe environment.Can’t keep a houseplant alive, no matter how hard you try and how good your intentions are? This is the book for you. You need this book. Give plants a chance.Help your plant live with survival tips and learn the simple ways not to kill your plants. With over 50 different types of popular houseplants, How Not to Kill Your Houseplant summarizes what type of care y... + Read More
Series: Indoor Edible GardenCreative Ways to Grow Herbs, Fruits, and Vegetables in Your HomePaperbackZia Allaway9781465456878$29.99GARDENING Feb 07, 2017
Make the most of your space, from balconies and windowsills to countertops, walls, and even ceilings, to grow herbs, vegetables, and flowers in your home that look amazing and taste even better.Featuring 28 innovative step-by-step projects, Indoor Edible Garden is a highly visual guide full of practical tips and stylish ideas for how to create edible indoor gardens using whatever space you have available. Use your space and light in clever ways, brightening your home with unique living decorations. Inspiring from the start, this book shows off ... + Read More
Series: The Kitchen GardenA Month by Month Guide to Growing Your Own Fruits and VegetablesPaperbackAlan Buckingham9781465479792$31.99GARDENING Feb 12, 2019
A new edition of the best-selling guide to making the most of your kitchen garden or community garden plot, with seasonal advice, essential to-do lists, and more than 60 fruit and vegetable crop planners.Grow fresh, seasonal produce in your kitchen garden year round with the best-selling guide from Alan Buckingham. The Kitchen Garden takes the uncertainty out of your harvest with clear, reliable gardening advice for every month of the year.In-depth crop planners show you when to plant and how to cultivate more than 60 herbs, fruits, and vegetab... + Read More
Learn how to grow more than seventy types of fruits and vegetables, while finding tips for dealing with weeds, pests, and diseases in this all-in-one gardening guide for growing tastier and healthier fruits and vegetables. Kitchen Gardening for Beginners takes readers through ten steps to preparing a garden plot, providing need-to-know techniques, such as sowing, planting, feeding, mulching, watering, and weeding, as well as easy projects including making a compost bin and planting a fruit tree.
Series: Organic GardeningThe Classic Guide to Growing Fruit, Flowers, and Vegetables the Natural WayPaperbackGeoff Hamilton9780756671792$23.95GARDENING Feb 21, 2011
This quintessential guide to creating an organic garden shows you how to grow beautiful plants while turning your yard into a chemical-free haven for children, pets, and wildlife. This beautifully illustrated guide includes practical advice, as well as step-by-step photographs and artworks to help you on your organic gardening journey. Whether you want to grow better-tasting fruit and vegetables free of chemicals, find natural methods of pest and weed control, or simply create a safer garden environment, Organic Gardening is your practical, ea... + Read More
Series: Pests and DiseasesHardcoverAndrew Halstead9781465468383$39.00GARDENING May 08, 2018
Diagnose your fruit, vegetable, or ornamental plant problem visually using more than 350 full-color photos—or find it by plant, pest, or disease type—and get organic recommendations for solving 1,000 different pest, disease, and cultivation issues.Protect your harvest and keep your yard beautiful by following three easy routes to diagnosing and curing fruit, vegetable, and ornamental plant problems: Look up possible ailments in the plant-by-plant listings; make a visual identification from more than 350 photos in the gallery of symptoms; then f... + Read More
Series: Practical Cactus and Succulent BookThe Definitive Guide to Choosing, Displaying, and Caring for more than 200 CactiPaperbackFran Bailey9781465480354$29.99NATURE Feb 12, 2019
Choose the right plant from 200 varieties of cacti and succulents, and learn how to grow and show them off with help from this comprehensive guide.How can you encourage your bunny ear cactus to flower and flourish? What is the best method for propagating an Echeveria or Kalanchoe? What exactly are living stones, and where do they grow in the wild?Practical Cactus and Succulent Book is the ultimate reference book for cactus and succulent enthusiasts. An extensive illustrated plant directory profiles more than 200 succulent and cactus varieties, ... + Read More
Twelve inspiring projects, plus 200 in-depth plant profiles with detailed useful information and care instructions to help you cultivate and care for your houseplants.Learn how to choose which plants to use where, care for your houseplants to keep them healthy, and use plants to best effect in your home, with trusted advice, creative inspiration, strong visual aesthetic, and practical step-by-step detail. Two hundred plant profiles provide information and care instructions for a wide variety of plants, including ferns, orchids, and succulents, ... + Read More
Featuring more than 800 plants and step-by-step instructions to pruning and training hundreds of trees, shrubs, and climbing plants, this comprehensive guide is freshly redesigned to help cultivate your perfect garden.With chapters on everything from rosebushes to peach trees, Pruning and Training has advice for every garden and gardener. Using a practical A–Z approach, organized by plant type, information is displayed in an easy-to-follow format and annotated illustrations that carefully guides readers on specialized techniques for each plant ... + Read More
Series: Small Plot, Big HarvestA Step-by-Step Guide to Growing Fruits and Vegetables in Small SpacesPaperbackDK9780756690557$28.95GARDENING Mar 05, 2012
Aimed at both urban and suburban gardeners with small plots, who want to be part of the grow-your-own phenomenon, Small Plot, Big Harvest celebrates what the vast majority of people have — a little bit of patio or garden that is precious to them. With at-a-glance crop planners, step-by-step gardening techniques — such as preparing soil, sowing, planting, watering, feeding, and growing under cover — and instructions and charts showing when to sow and when to harvest, Small Plot, Big Harvest brings foolproof vegetable growing for gardeners with l... + Read More
Perfect for people who have little space to garden, whether a doorstep, balcony, or part of a wall, Small Space Garden Ideas is full of creative ideas for making use of every growing space available.From windowsills and hanging baskets to rooftop containers and vertical gardens, Small Space Garden Ideas shows you how to create a dream garden, through step-by-step projects from start to finish.
Series: The Cat EncyclopediaThe Definitive Visual GuideHardcoverDK9781465419590$52.00PETS Jun 16, 2014
More than 86 million Americans own at least one cat (that’s 10+ million more than own a dog).Cats are truly Americans’ favorite pets.Offering everything you need to know about cats in one easy-reference volume, The Cat Encyclopedia features stunning photographs of cat breeds from around the world combined with expert advice on kitten and cat care, and a celebration of cats in art and culture.The Cat Encyclopedia is packed with information on the characteristics, origins, and behaviors of each type of cat, and includes beautifully photographed p... + Read More
Combining cat breeds, behavior, and training tips in one easy volume, The Complete Cat Breed Book is an essential reference to the basics of choosing and looking after a cat. Packed with practical advice on cat maintenance, from handling and grooming to nutrition, exercise, and health, current and prospective cat owners will discover the best cat breed for their lifestyle. Including charts and a photographed catalog of more than fifty cat breeds, each profile outlining the breed's history, appearance, and temperament, as well as coat color vari... + Read More
Series: Complete Cat CareHow to Keep Your Cat Healthy and HappyPaperbackDK9781465416049$16.95PETS Jan 06, 2014
Combining everything you need to know about cats, from choosing a kitten or cat and day-to-day advice on nutrition and grooming, to guidance on behavior, play, and health and diseases, Complete Cat Care will help readers provide the best possible care for a cat at every stage of its life.
The ultimate dog breed resource book, The Complete Dog Breed Book has everything from dog grooming to dog training to caring for a dog to, yes, a breakdown of dog breeds for prospective breeders and prospective dog owners. Search through common dog breeds and exotic dog breeds as well — The Complete Dog Breed Book includes 420 dog breed profiles, with the most popular dog breeds featured on double-page spreads. The Complete Dog Breed Book comes complete with annotated photographs and breed-specific care tips and notes on color variations, tempe... + Read More
Series: The Dog EncyclopediaThe Definitive Visual GuideHardcoverDK9781465408440$52.00PETS Jul 15, 2013
Covering the history, breeds, care, health, and positive training of dogs — all in one easy reference — The Dog Encyclopedia is a fully illustrated encyclopedia of all things canine. With an extensive photographic catalog of more than 400 dog breeds, organized by to FCI groupings, each profile describes the breed's uses and character, lists compatible owner traits, and shares fascinating facts about the breed's origins. Dog owners, breeders, and fans will also learn about canine anatomy and body systems; instinct and behavior; how dogs interact... + Read More
Series: DogalogPaperbackBruce Fogle9780789483942$20.00PETS Feb 20, 2002
An indispensable reference for any pet owner. Whether you're thinking about acquiring a purebred dog, or already own one, or if you're just fascinated by the astonishing variety of dog breeds, Dogalog is the ultimate in-depth reference guide to man's best friend. Featuring over 400 full-color profiles, this is the most comprehensive, illustrated compact guide to the canine world.
The most complete owner’s manual for keeping all types of freshwater and saltwater fish in indoor tropical and coldwater aquariums and outdoor ponds.Choose the right fish for any water temperature—tropical or coldwater—and for all types of environments, including indoor aquariums or outdoor ponds. Know the difference between keeping saltwater fish and freshwater fish, including differences in aquarium setups, and feeding and caring for your pet fish. Learn to tell whether your fish are healthy and find out everything you need to breed them succ... + Read More