The illustrations featured in this gorgeous gift wrap set are all taken from award-winning designer Caz Hildebrand’s The Grammar of Spice, a culinary resource that illuminates the role of spices in food and in our cultural identity. Inspired by the work of Owen Jones, one of the great designers and travelers of his time, Hildebrand created abstract forms using vibrant colors to illustrate more than 60 spices. This stylish gift wrap showcases 10 of her stunning designs and includes twelve gift tags.
The illustrations on these chic notecards are all taken from award-winning designer Caz Hildebrand’s The Grammar of Spice, a culinary resource that illuminates the role of spices in food and in our cultural identity. Inspired by the work of Owen Jones, one of the great designers and travelers of his time, Hildebrand created abstract forms using vibrant colors to illustrate more than 60 spices. This stylish boxed set contains 16 individual notecards, each featuring a different design.
Inspired by avid bicycle collector and designer Michael Embacher’s Cyclepedia, a cyclist’s guide to 100 of the most significant, exciting, and curious bicycles, these ten sheets of vibrant wrapping paper feature bold, bright, and abstract designs. The set also includes twelve gift tags.
Art lovers can list history’s most important art objects, but what many don’t know are the dramatic, funny, and sometimes bizarre stories behind these most famous works. Spanning the last 500 years of art history, this book revisits fifty momentous events that changed the course of art—days when now world-famous works like Michelangelo’s David or Marcel Duchamp’s urinal were unveiled for the first time. In Key Moments in Art, chance meetings spur artists to create exciting new styles such as Impressionism or Cubism, landmark performances take p... + Read More
Series: The Prophet of Dry HillLessons from a Life in NaturePaperbackDavid Gessner9780807005989$27.00NATURE May 01, 2018
David Gessner had always known of John Hay. A nature-writing legend, author of fifteen books, Hay was something of a hero to the younger Gessner. But it wasn’t until he returned to his childhood home on Cape Cod that Gessner befriended the older man. At first, Gessner thought he might write a biography of a writer he admired, but Hay became more friend than subject, and Gessner’s book became a dramatic record of what the young man learned from his elder.The Prophet of Dry Hill is the beautifully written and compelling story of their year togeth... + Read More
A kaleidoscopic overview of the influential artist and art director, cataloging thirty years of his work and his quest through the world of imagery. Beginning in the early 1980s, artist Gianluigi Colin began to delve into the daily newspapers to extract words, images, and signs that caught his attention. With an eye on the world around him, Colin assembled a complex, varied, and layered vision, documenting daily life as it unfolded and became history. The mission he has set for himself is to “clothe” the news headlines and events, while... + Read More
Series: What You Did Not TellA Father's Past and a Journey HomePaperbackMark Mazower9781590519868$22.95BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY Jun 05, 2018
A warm, insightful memoir by an acclaimed historian that explores the struggles of twentieth-century Europe through the lives and hopes of a single family—his own Following his relatives’ remarkable stories, Mark Mazower recounts the sacrifices and silences that marked a generation and their descendants. With a rich array of letters, photographs, interviews, and archives, he creates a moving portrait of a family that fate drove into the siege of Stalingrad, the Vilna ghetto, occupied Paris, and even the ranks of the Wehrmacht. His British fat... + Read More
Interwoven with the events of the film, the kids of The Incredibles super family, Violet, Dash, and Jack-Jack, have adventures of their own in two tales where they balance their everyday lives with being secret Superheroes.While their mom and dad—Mr. Incredible and Elastigirl—are both taking on new and very different jobs, Dash and Violet are doing their best to help out! First, Dash and Violet become sudden and secret superheroes when they interrupt criminal activity on a routine grocery trip to pick up some essentials! Then, helping out at ho... + Read More
Series: Natural WondersThe Sublime in Contemporary Art: Thirteen Artists Explore Nature's LimitsHardcoverSuzanne Ramljak9780847863143$55.00ART Jun 12, 2018
Artists such as Maya Lin, Roxy Paine, and Dustin Yellin show the impact of human interventionon our ecosystem through a mix of installations, video, photography, and sculpture.Natural Wonders spotlights the works of thirteen artists who work in various media to depict themes of nature—both its beauty and its more disquieting aspects—from painting and sculpture to 3-D landscapes and botanical replications to dioramas and lenticular prints. The range of works encourages us to be more attentive to our natural surroundings and address timely issues... + Read More
From the rustic charm of the Hill Country to the mountains, deserts, and stunning sunsets of West Texas, the plains and canyons of the Panhandle to the sandy dunes of the Gulf Coast, the diversity of Texas will astound you. This revised third edition highlights places of natural beauty, cultural heritage, and historical significance, all the while introducing you to some of the friendliest folks you’ll ever meet. There’s more to see, do, and taste in Texas than anyone could ever experience in a lifetime, but with this guide you’ll never lack fo... + Read More
Filled with some of literature’s most memorable action scenes, and with a whole company of unforgettable characters, The Count of Monte Cristo has been loved by millions. This audio adaptation by experienced storyteller Jim Weiss makes a classic story accessible to a new generation of readers. Listen along as Jim brings this classic story to life. Over 2 hours of adventure on two CDs.
Series: The Reluctant DragonBy Kenneth GrahameCD-AudioKenneth Grahame9781945841293$19.95JUVENILE FICTION May 01, 2018
Can a brave knight, a misunderstood dragon, and a clever boy find a way to win a fight without actually fighting? Enjoy Jim Weiss’s new audio performance of this beloved story from the author of The Wind in the Willows.
Series: WishPaperbackCLAMP9781506701110$33.99COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS Feb 12, 2019
Walking home from work one day, handsome young doctor Shuichiro notices an adorable little thing trapped in a tree…not a cat, but an angel, Kohaku. In gratitude for rescuing it, Kohaku offers to grant Shuichiro a wish—but to the angel’s surprise, Shuichiro says no thanks…everything in his life is great! But little Kohaku isn’t going to give up that easily, and moves in with Shuichiro. Soon they’re joined by the demons Koryuu and Kokuyo, and the household becomes an earthly haven for love that’s been lost—and a sanctuary for love that can’t be r... + Read More
Series: The Little GardenerHardcoverEmily Hughes9781912497997$23.95JUVENILE FICTION Age (years) from 3 - 7Jul 03, 2018
Celebrate the tender story The Little Gardener with a beautiful new cover in the updated 2018 edition!There was once a little gardener and his garden meant everything to him. He worked hard, very hard, but he was just too little (or at least he felt he was).In this gentle, beautiful tale, Emily Hughes, the celebrated author of Wild, departs from the larger than life Wild-girl of her debut to pursue a littler than life Gardener, in a story that teaches us just how important it is to persist and try, no matter what the odds.With delicately woven ... + Read More
These weekly lessons guide elementary students through the Book of Acts and the New Testament Letters, while also deepening the understanding of parents and teachers. Each lesson provides pithy, content-filled background information for the teacher and a scripted explanation of the biblical passage designed especially for children to grasp with ease. This fourth volume of the Telling God’s Story series completes the student’s introduction to the New Testament.
Series: Division Facts That StickHelp Your Child Master the Division Facts for Good in Just Ten WeeksPaperbackKate Snow9781945841200$28.95JUVENILE NONFICTION Jul 31, 2018
Division Facts That Stick will guide you, step-by- step, as you teach your child to understand and memorize the division facts, from 1/1 through 100/10. Hands-on activities, fun games your child will love, and simple practice pages help young students remember the division facts for good. In 15 minutes per day (perfect for after school, or as a supplement to a homeschool math curriculum) your child will master the division facts, gain a greater understanding of how math works, and develop greater confidence, in just ten weeks! Featuring: clea... + Read More
Series: Finding My VirginityThe New AutobiographyPaperbackRichard Branson9780735219601$27.00BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY Jul 10, 2018
Twenty years after his iconic memoir Losing My Virginity, the world’s ultimate entrepreneur is back with the rest of the story. Now in paperback with with new chapters about the game-changing Virgin Hyperloop One and Virgin Galactic, and surviving the strongest hurricane ever to hit the Atlantic.Fifty years after starting his first business, Richard Branson shares candid details and his honest thoughts on a lifetime of triumphs and failures. Finding My Virginity is an intimate look at Branson’s never-ending quest to push boundaries, break rules... + Read More
Series: Multiplication Facts That StickHelp Your Child Master the Multiplication Facts for Good in Just Ten WeeksPaperbackKate Snow9781945841170$28.95JUVENILE NONFICTION Jul 10, 2018
Multiplication Facts That Stick will guide you, step-by- step, as you teach your child to understand and memorize the multiplication facts, from 1 x 1 through 10 x 10. Hands-on activities, fun games your child will love, and simple practice pages help young students remember the multiplication facts for good. In 15 minutes per day (perfect for after school, or as a supplement to a homeschool math curriculum) your child will master the multiplication facts, gain a greater understanding of how math works, and develop greater confidence, in just t... + Read More
Series: MARVEL NOVELSAnt-Man: Natural EnemyA Novel of the Marvel UniversePaperbackJason Starr9781785659881$13.50FICTION Jul 31, 2018
Fifth title in Titan Books’ Marvel fiction reissue program, featuring the classic Ant-Man story: Natural Enemy.SCOTT LANG’S CRIMINAL PAST COMES BACK TO HAUNT HIM!Scott Lang—the Astonishing Ant-Man—has a new life in New York City with his daughter, Cassie. Scott’s determined to make it work: Cassie’s in a good school, he’s got a steady job, and he’s finally ready to explore that wide, safe, non-spandexed dating world. But despite his best intentions, Scott just can’t stay out of the spotlight—or magnifying glass—and it doesn’t take long for his ... + Read More
Creepy Archives returns with more bloodcurdling terror than you can shake a crucifix at! Including bone-chilling tales by Nicola Cuti, Alex Toth, Bruce Jones, Carmine Infantino, Roger McKenzie, Alfredo Alcala, and many more, Creepy Archives Volume 26 exhumes more of the complete annals of the most renowned horror series in comics history! Nearly 300 pages of graphic ghoulishness by the finest writers and artists published in deluxe hardcover format.
Discover the importance of friendship and community in this stunning picture book by the creator of Leaf. Down in the valley, all the animals live in peace among their own kind, happy but not quite united until the day the enormous dog appeared. The animals run as fast as they can, but the big dog is so terrible and so greedy that he swallows them all one by one! With their whole world in darkness, they have no choice but to band together to rebuild their lives, and in the process they discover value in each other. The Dog That Ate the World is... + Read More
Series: VoxPaperbackChristina Dalcher9781984802491$24.00FICTION Aug 21, 2018
One of Entertainment Weekly’s and SheReads’ books to read after The Handmaid’s TaleOne of Good Morning America’s “Best Books to Bring to the Beach This Summer”Set in a United States in which half the population has been silenced, Vox is the harrowing, unforgettable story of what one woman will do to protect herself and her daughter.On the day the government decrees that women are no longer allowed more than one hundred words per day, Dr. Jean McClellan is in denial. This can’t happen here. Not in America. Not to her.This is just the beginning…S... + Read More
SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE! This bestselling gothic mystery from suspense master John Bellairs hits the big screen with Jack Black and Cate Blanchett this fall.When Lewis Barnavelt, an orphan. comes to stay with his uncle Jonathan, he expects to meet an ordinary person. But he is wrong. Uncle Jonathan and his next-door neighbor, Mrs. Zimmermann, are both witches! Lewis is thrilled. At first, watchng magic is enough. Then Lewis experiments with magic himself and unknowingly resurrects the former owner of the house: a woman named Serenna I... + Read More
An introduction to the brand new thirteenth Doctor, featuring multiple stories of previous incarnations of the Doctor.The ultimate celebration of the Doctor’s many, many lives, a perfect beginner’s guide and a brilliant tribute for long-term fans to enjoy! It’s said that your life flashes before your eyes when you die: as the Doctor regenerates from his Twelfth incarnation to her Thirteenth, she relives memories from her many incarnations, showcasing unseen adventures from EVERY version of the Doctor!Story Locale: Space, Past, Future, Present, ... + Read More
Series: The Witch ElmA NovelHardcoverTana French9780735224629$37.00FICTION Oct 09, 2018
“Tana French’s best and most intricately nuanced novel yet…Get ready for the whiplash brought on by its final twists and turns.” -The New York TimesA brilliant new work of suspense from “the most important crime novelist to emerge in the past 10 years.” (Washington Post)From the writer who “inspires cultic devotion in readers” (The New Yorker) and has been called “incandescent” by Stephen King, “absolutely mesmerizing” by Gillian Flynn, and “unputdownable” (People), comes a gripping new novel that turns a crime story inside out.Toby is a happy-... + Read More
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