Series: Resist!How to Be an Activist in the Age of DefiancePaperbackHUCK Magazine9781786272065$28.99POLITICAL SCIENCE Aug 28, 2018
Resist! is the indispensable how-to guide for people looking to make a stand. Included are solid pieces of advice, practical tips, and inspirational stories from those who have already successfully stood up and made a difference. Learn the principles of direct action, discover strategies for tackling social media, unearth ideas for motivating others, and understand how to get access to the people in power and get your message across. With an inspiring foreword by Molly Crabapple.
Series: ValidatedThe Makeup of Val GarlandHardcoverVal Garland9781786273086$65.00HEALTH & FITNESS Oct 09, 2018
Val Garland, the fashion industry's leading makeup artist, explores her career highlights and the inspiration behind her most memorable work. She talks for the first time about working with cultural icons including Kate Moss, Edward Enninful, Nick Knight, Vivienne Westwood, John Galliano, and more.Structured around key themes from Val's work, from raw to color chaos, sexy to savage, the book is packed with campaign and catwalk photography, magazine covers, and backstage pictures as well as anecdotes and quotes from leading industry figures. Val... + Read More
Series: LeopardFashion's Most Powerful PrintHardcoverHilary Alexander9781786273246$28.99DESIGN Oct 16, 2018
Explore the enduring appeal of fashion's most powerful print in the definitive collection of all things leopard.Â From the catwalk to covers, Saint Laurent to Celine, rock stars to First Ladies, Leopard includes the most iconic and arresting images of leopard print.Â With a foreword by the biggest advocate of the print, Donatella Versace, Leopard is a must-have for leopard print aficionados and a valuable resource for fashion designers and stylists.Â
Over the past decade, tattoos have become one of the most popular forms of visual culture in the world. TTT: Tattoo is a survey of over 300 of the best international tattooers working today, including Duncan X, Tomas Tomas, Scott Campbell, the Leu family and Stephanie Tamez. Exploring the connections between tattoo culture today and seminal figures and developments in the recent past, the book examines how the historical styles of this most enduring art formblend into new ones.
Through a carefully curated selection of quotations, images, and interviews, Photographers on Photography reveals what matters most to the masters. With enlightening text by Henry Carroll, author of the internationally bestselling Read This If You Want To Take Great Photographs series, you'll discover how the giants of the genres developed their distinctive visual styles, the core ideas that underpin their practice and, most importantly, what photography means to you.
Series: Steve McCurryA Life in PicturesHardcoverBonnie McCurry9781786272355$86.00PHOTOGRAPHY Nov 20, 2018
The biggest and most comprehensive volume on Steve McCurry published to date and the final word on forty years of McCurry's incredible work. Written and compiled by Bonnie McCurry, Steve's sister and President of the McCurry Foundation, Steve McCurry: A Life in Pictures is the ultimate book of McCurry's images and his approach to photography.The book brings together all of McCurry's key adventures and influences, from his very first journalistic images taken in the aftermath of the 1977 Johnstown floods, to his breakthrough journey into Afghani... + Read More
Series: How to Build a ShedPaperbackSally Coulthard9781786272836$28.99HOUSE & HOME Oct 23, 2018
Ever dreamed of having your very own garden retreat? Somewhere you could indulge your favourite pastime, sleep under the stars, or finally achieve your ambition of working from home? Off-the-shelf sheds aren't always the answer—the cheap ones are badly made, freezing cold, and fall apart within a few years, and the expensive ones are, well, really expensive. But what if you could build your very own shed from scratch? What if you had the plans, skills, and materials to create a retreat that was as stylish and well-made as a posh shed but for a ... + Read More
Have you ever dreamt of having your own private museum tour with one of the world's most-celebrated artists? Take a walk through art history in the company of one of the pre-eminent American painters of our time, Alex Katz.Describing his personal encounters with the work of over 90 key artists, Katz's observations offer a fluent, vivid, and incisive view, making Looking at Art with Alex Katz the perfect guide both for those looking for an introduction to the world of visual art, and anyone looking for a fresh view on their favorite artist. Inc... + Read More
Series: SensationsThe Empirical Genuis of British ArtHardcoverJonathan Jones9781786272973$70.00ART Apr 09, 2019
What is the artistic impulse uniting Robert Hooke's drawings of insects, George Stubbs's studies of horses, and Damien Hirst's pickled shark? In this new and spirited account of British art, Jonathan Jones argues for empiricism. From the Enlightenment to the present, British artists have shared a passion for looking hard at the world around them. Jones shows how this zeal for precision and careful observation paved the way for Realism, Impressionism, and the birth of modern art
Series: The First TimeStories & Songs from Music IconsHardcoverMatt Everitt9781786272980$34.99MUSIC Nov 06, 2018
Taken from the acclaimed BBC Radio 6 Music show, The First Time invites you inside the lives of some of the music world's most notable legends.From Alice Cooper to Yoko Ono, Courtney Love to Elton John, follow their lives and careers starting with their first musical memories, first records, and first gigs, finding out the songs that have shaped them along the way. With 40 compelling interviews, specially commissioned collage illustrations, and a bespoke playlist for each musician, The First Time is a must-have for any music lover.
Series: Where's the Dude?The Great Movie Spotting ChallengeHardcoverSharm Murugiah9781786272645$22.99HUMOR Sep 25, 2018
Combining cutting-edge design, illustration and journalism, bi-monthly print magazine Little White Lies is the leading indie film magazine. It has been described as being 'at the vanguard of the independent publishing movement.'Sharm MurugiahÂ arrived at commercial art in the "best way possible" – the long way. After initially training as an architect, for seven years in total, the now-illustrator always knew he wanted to draw for a living. After a stint at Scribbler and later LEON restaurants, Sharm set up on his own as a freelance artist. And... + Read More
Series: How to Raise a Plantand Make It Love You BackPaperbackMorgan Doane9781786273024$24.99GARDENING Oct 23, 2018
Aimed at a new generation of indoor gardening enthusiasts, this book is a perfect guide for anyone keen to see their plant offspring thrive. Gaining ground on food and pet photos on social media, plants have found popularity in the small home, and are being proclaimed the new stars of Instagram. This beautiful little book is ideal for the novice 'plant parent', providing tips on how to choose plants, where to place them, and above all how to care for them and keep them thriving. Indoor-plant experts and Instagrammers Erin Harding and Morgan Doa... + Read More
From secateurs to seed bombs, hybrids to ha-has, lawnmowers to land artists, the gardening world has long attracted innovators. This delightful book outlines the advances that changed horticulture and the landscape forever. The fascinating and amusing short entries are accompanied by charming specially created illustrations. This beautifully produced book is the ideal gift for the gardener in your life.
Series: The MazeA Labyrinthine CompendiumHardcoverThibaud Herem9781786273222$42.99ARCHITECTURE Sep 25, 2018
Mazes have been a part of civilization for at least 4,000 years, and there are more being built now than ever before. What is it about these magical life-size puzzles that continues to intrigue us?The idea of the maze taps into so many subconscious notions: the game, the quest, the spiritual journey. Perhaps this is the key to their enduring appeal.This beautifully illustrated book will delight lovers of mazes, acting as a guide, directory, and puzzle book combined. Specially commissioned illustrations by Thibaud Hérem represent 60 real and ima... + Read More
Series: Alright Darling?The Contemporary Drag ScenePaperbackGreg Bailey9781786272874$28.99PHOTOGRAPHY Oct 16, 2018
Alright Darling? is a visual celebration of the uninhibited, unapologetic and unafraid wonderland of contemporary drag. Showcasing the world's fiercest drag queens, along with their wild fashion – and the wit, realness, backstage antics and outrageous shade of drag culture – the book includes fresh shots of the ringleaders of this world, including:Adore Delano, Alyssa Edwards, Courtney Act, Detox, Francois Sagat, Manila Luzon, Sharon Needles, Trixie Mattel, Willam Belli, Latrice Royale, Raja Gemini, Milk and many, many more...All images are tak... + Read More
Series: Movie Kama SutraHardcoverLittle White Lies9781786272140$18.99HUMOR Sep 04, 2018
Forget high definition or surround sound, this is how to take your enjoyment of film to the next level!The Movie Kama SutraÂ offers creative sex positions – including the 'Potter's Wheel' (Ghost), 'King of the World' (Titanic) and, for the more sexually experimental, 'Cable Drop' (Mission: Impossible) – inspired by the most erotic moments in cinema history.
Series: Ways of BeingAdvice for Artists by ArtistsPaperbackJames Cahill9781786273079$22.99ART Aug 28, 2018
How do you be an artist? How do you become one in the first place, and what sort of advice should you heed along the way? Is art a 'career', or a vocation? Do you need a studio or a dealer, and how do you find one? Are artists too competitive? How do they come up with ideas, and what is the point of the private view? Does financial success—or the lack of it—change an artist? What are the advantages of getting older? How do older artists look back on their earlier work, and is it possible for an artist to ever retire?Based upon advice from a hug... + Read More
Series: sARTorialThe Art of Looking Like an ArtistHardcoverKaterina Pantelides9781786273154$28.99ART Oct 23, 2018
Ever wonderedÂ whyÂ Yayoi Kusama dresses in dots, or dreamt of askingÂ Picasso: why theÂ Breton tee?EnterÂ sARTorial,Â a funÂ guide to the signatureÂ looks of 60 key artistsÂ fromÂ the 19th century to today.Â Short texts unpackÂ theÂ style essentials of iconsÂ such asÂ Claude Monet to millennials including Tauba Auerbach, revealingÂ howÂ they construct their looks and why itÂ reflectsÂ the works they create.Featuring fantastic images of the artistsÂ in all their splendour,Â sARTorialÂ is essential reading for anyone looking to decode the 'drobe... + Read More
Horses have been the inspiration for hundreds of works of art over the centuries. This book celebrates the horse in all its glory, from its role as working animal in war and sport, to beloved pet. The horse's beauty and majesty is caught by artists as diverse as Stubbs, Toulouse-Lautrec, Picasso, Magritte, Frink, and Freud.The Book of the Horse is a cool and quirky collection of equine art and illustration by artists from around the world.Interspersed through the illustrations are short texts about the artists and their subjects. Beautifully de... + Read More
This timely sticker book brings together around 200 of the best protest stickers created by artists and activists around the world. Funny, irreverent, bold, and poignant, the stickers tackle key issues of acute concern today, including feminism, equality/LGBTQ rights, racism, nationalism, immigration, and asylum.Join the protest movement, stickerbomb the world around you, and stick it to the Man!
Series: The Art of the FoldHow to Make Innovative Books and Paper StructuresHardcoverHedi Kyle9781786272935$42.99DESIGN Oct 02, 2018
The renowned and influential book artist Hedi Kyle shows you step-by-step how to create her unique designs, using folding techniques. Projects include flag books, blizzard books, the fishbone fold and nesting boxes. This is a wonderful insight into the work of a truly skilled artist.
Cut and Fold Techniques for Promotional Materials is a unique collection of over 40 attention-grabbing cut-and-fold designs that when printed and illustrated form memorable give-aways to promote and advertise services and products. The book provides a one-stop source for novelty promotional materials, many appearing in print for the first time.Some designs are interactive toys that turn inside out or reveal hidden faces when played with, others are more practical, offering ingenious ways to fold-up letters, brochures, and posters, or to create ... + Read More
This book serves as an introduction to the key elements of good illustration.The Illustration Idea Book presents 50 of the most inspiring approaches used by masters of the field from across the world. Themes covered include creating characters, symbol and metaphor, illustrated lettering, inventing worlds, and caricature.The result is an instantly accessible, inspiring, and easy to understand guide to illustration using professional techniques.
Series: Promoting FashionPaperbackCaline Anouti9781786272157$56.99BUSINESS & ECONOMICS Aug 21, 2018
The marketing, promotion, and communication of fashion is entering an extremely dynamic, fast moving, and challenging phase. This book will put the consumer at the heart of the process, looking at how to develop a brand with which they can form an immediate connection and how to select, use, and combine the tools available to communicate the brand message. Advertising campaigns, both traditional offline and online, are discussed together with the existing and new methods of PR and promotion. Individual chapters then look at social media, e-comm... + Read More
Series: Manufacturing ArchitectureAn Architect's Guide to Custom Processes, Materials, and ApplicationsHardcoverDana K. Gulling9781786271334$122.00ARCHITECTURE Sep 25, 2018
Manufacturing Architecture is the first reference guide to customizing repetitive manufacturing for architects.Computer-aided design has greatly expanded the opportunities for architects to create innovative buildings with custom components. While most architects were exposed to CAD when they were students, few of them have in-depth knowledge or experience with using it to customize repetitive manufacturing processes. This book provides designers of all levels with all the information they need to make the most of the exciting opportunities off... + Read More
Every building starts with an idea. But how do you get from a concept to a piece of architecture? Why do some ideas work better than others? What is a "good" design?Questions like these can make design seem mystifying, especially because the answer is that there is no one right way to design. But understanding how the design process works is an essential part of an architecture student's development – and one of the most powerful tools a designer can wield.This friendly guidebook will help students with all aspects of the design process, with e... + Read More
Series: Hassan FathyEarth & Utopia. With Original Texts by Hassan FathyPaperbackSalma Samar Damluji9781786272614$122.00ARCHITECTURE Oct 16, 2018
Hassan Fathy is Egypt's best-known 20th-century architect. He was also a man of contradictions. He came from a wealthy background and had a western-style training. Yet he embraced traditional, vernacular forms, techniques, and materials and throughout his career promoted their use as part of a campaign to improve the conditions of Egypt's rural poor.Earth & Utopia chronicles this lifelong commitment through personal interviews conducted by the author, photographs, and drawings from the Hassan Fathy archives, and Fathy's own writings on the subj... + Read More
Series: Elephants on TourA Search & find journey around the worldHardcoverGuillaume Cornet9781786272225$27.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Oct 09, 2018
Join the Elephants on an exciting round-the-world adventure!From the skyscrapers of New York and Tokyo to the jungles of Peru and Madagascar, the Elephants are off to see some of the most amazing places in the world—stopping off to discover famous buildings, food, transport and activities in each destination.Follow them on their journey and get spotting! Each scene is packed with hundreds of things to find and discover—spot each of the Elephants, their lost possessions, and the sights and friends they see along the way. There are 17 incredibly ... + Read More
Series: A Book of BearsAt Home with Bears Around the WorldHardcoverKatie Viggers9781786272911$25.50JUVENILE FICTION Oct 23, 2018
Discover the brilliant world of bears in this wonderful new book. Learn all about the eight different bears of the world, their likes, their homes, and more. Who is the best climber and who is the fastest at catching fish?Expertly rendered in Katie Viggers' trademark charming and humorous style, this book is the perfect introduction to bears around the world.
Series: The Ink HouseA Gothic Mansion Coloring BookHardcoverRory Dobner9781786270771$28.99JUVENILE FICTION Oct 09, 2018
Welcome to The Ink House, an artist's mysterious mansion, built on a magical pool of ink that inspires creativity in anyone who lives there. When the artist goes adventuring, animals great and small arrive for the Annual Ink House Extravaganza. The party is about to begin...Featuring a cast of loveable characters and discoveries on every page, this exquisitely inked picture book by acclaimed artist Rory Dobner will surprise and delight readers of all ages.
If you look up at the sky on a dark night, what do you see? There's a whole universe staring back at you. In the company of Felicity the cat, discover the phases of the moon, the constellations, and how to spot the Northern Lights and the Milky Way.This beautiful, fun book will introduce you to the beauty of the night sky and show you the stars like you've never seen them before.
Series: The Element in the RoomInvestigating the Atomic Ingredients that Make Up Your HomeHardcoverMike Barfield9781786271785$23.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Sep 18, 2018
Did you know that without the 'lead' in your pencil, there would be no life on Earth? Or that diamonds and coal are both made from exactly the same thing? Or that the deadly ingredient used to make the most dangerous weapon in history can also be found in your bottled water?Absolutely everything in the universe is made up of just 92 elements! And from aluminum to zinc, many of these atomic ingredients can be found in your very own home.This funny and fascinating guide to the elements is bursting with brilliant facts about the ingredients that m... + Read More
Series: Little Guides to Great LivesFrida KahloHardcoverIsabel Thomas9781786273000$16.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Jun 05, 2018
Frida Kahlo was a colorful Mexican artist who endured great pain and hardship, but used her bright, vivid brushstrokes to express her emotions and reveal her true personality. She created over 50 self-portraits, and is considered to be one of the most influential and inspirational artists of the 20th century.Little Guides to Great Lives is a brand-new series of small-format guides introducing children to the most inspirational figures from history in a fun, accessible way. From Curie to Kahlo and Darwin to Da Vinci, Little Guides to Great Lives... + Read More
Series: Little Guides to Great LivesCharles DarwinHardcoverDan Green9781786272959$16.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Oct 02, 2018
Charles Darwin's ideas about evolution caused both outrage and wonder, and quickly made him one of the most famous men in history. From his five-year voyage across the high seas to 20 years of research, follow Darwin on his adventure to prove a theory that would change the world.Little Guides to Great Lives is a brand new series of small-format guides introducing children to the most inspirational figures from history in a fun, accessible way. From Curie to Kahlo and Darwin to Da Vinci, Little Guides to Great Lives tells the stories of the most... + Read More
Welcome to the secret world of skeletons! From the largest elephant to the smallest mouse, each animal is different, and that goes for their bones, too!Â Meet a whole host of amazing skeletons and learn about what makes each one unique, from how to tell a gorilla from a human, to how to recognize a turtle just from its skull.Â Lift the flaps to discover each skeleton's animal owner, and find out amazing anatomy facts along the way! Can you work out Who Owns These Bones?
Turn off the lights, get your flashlight, and come on a wonderful shadow adventure with Midnight Monsters! This follow-up book to the immensely popular Midnight Creatures takes you on a journey through five more beautifully crafted pop-up scenes full of hidden monsters to find, from the werewolf in the woods to the krampus in the castle. Use your flashlight to help you spot the monsters when they appear as shadows on your wall.A beautiful and unique pop-up adventure from talented paper artist Helen Friel.
Series: The Ultimate Spell-CasterOver 60 million marvelously silly spellsPaperbackMike Barfield9781786273109$20.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Sep 04, 2018
Create your own fantastically funny spells with this amazing new flipbook. Cast more than 60 million different combinations of the most magically silly spells EVER. Wave your wand and flip the pages. Will you turn your dad into a flea-infested ferret wrangler or your worst enemy into a batter-coated bubble-snuffer? The spell book will decide!
Series: Find My RocketA Marvelous Maze AdventureHardcoverAleksandra Artymowska9781786272867$23.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Aug 14, 2018
This little boy's super speedy rocket is on the loose and he needs your help to catch it! It's zooming through the playroom, messing up the toolbox, ruining the racetrack, and toppling all the teddies—can you reach it before it causes more chaos? Â With 11 mazes to solve and an immersive world to explore, Aleksandra Artymowska's stunning follow-up to Amazed is perfect for anyone with an adventurous spirit.
Series: Magma for Laurence KingWonder WomenA Go Fish GameCardsIsabel Thomas9781786272379$17.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Sep 25, 2018
Team up Serena Williams with Mia Hamm, match Amelia Earhart with Sally Ride, join Malala Yousafzai with Emmeline Pankhurst. Â Collect illustrated cards of 44 of the most inspirational women of all time and place them into groups including aviation, sports, activism, art, science, and fashion. See which of your friends knows the most about awesome women!Based on Go Fish, this fun game will inspire girls (and boys) who already know that there's more to life than just being a princess!
Series: A Year in NatureA Carousel Book of the SeasonsHardcoverHazel Maskell9781786273062$29.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Sep 25, 2018
A Year in Nature is a beautiful, unique introduction to the seasons and how they affect the natural world.The book opens out into a stunning four-part carousel, revealing intricately detailed pop-up scenes of spring, summer, fall, and winter. Follow a family of foxes as the tiny cubs grow up through the year, and explore the woodland scenes to discover a world of animals, trees, plants, and flowers.From a fawn taking its first steps to squirrels gathering nuts for winter, the woodland is vividly brought to life by Eleanor Taylor's rich, distinc... + Read More
Series: Terrific Timelines: FashionPress out, put together & display!PaperbackRichard Ferguson9781786273123$27.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Oct 30, 2018
From the ancient world to the modern day, find out all about fashion with this beautiful and unique display timeline.Featuring 20 of the most iconic looks across history, each fashion era has its own factfile and press-out model to add to your display, making a unique catwalk that runs from ancient Greece through the Tudors and the jazz age flappers right up to today's fashionistas.With stunning illustrations, this ingenious and eye-catching timeline slots together easily to brighten up any shelf, mantelpiece, or school display.
Take a sticky trip to the museum! Stickyscapes at the Museum includes an 8-page sticker booklet, brimming with over 100 stickers; and a huge, double-sided fold-out panoramic scene for you to decorate.One side of the scene shows a busy museum during the daytime, with enormous dinosaur skeletons, priceless vases and bored security guards! The other side shows the museum at night – when everything comes to life! Dinosaurs roam, knights-in-armour ride free, and paintings jump right out of their frames!
Series: I Saw It FirstI Saw It First! JungleA Family Spotting GameBoard bookCaroline Selmes9781786272430$44.99GAMES & ACTIVITIES Nov 20, 2018
Three hundred jungle animals – from the aardvark to the wire-tailed manakin – populate the board of this game. Some are familiar, like the leopard or the hippopotamus, others less so, like the eyelash viper or the giraffe weevil. Pull a counter from the bag and be the first to spot that animal!This beautifully designed game features charming illustrations by Caroline Selmes. Simple to understand but addictive to play, this fun and challenging game will delight adults and children alike.
Does a duck roar? Does a dog hiss? In this box you'll find 25 animals and birds, and 25 cards showing the sounds they make. Match them up so the duck can quack and the lion can roar again!Have fun making the sounds and learning about the calls and cries of the animal kingdom—and when you've matched all the cards, you can turn them over and use them again to play a memory game.
Series: Dinosaur BingoBoard bookCaroline Selmes9781786272416$29.99GAMES & ACTIVITIES Aug 07, 2018
Play bingo with a huge Giganotosaurus, an armor-plated Stegosaurus and many other fearsome dinosaurs in this fun and engaging take on the classic game. Â Easy to play and full of weird and wonderful creatures, Dinosaur Bingo will engage and delight children for hours. It can be played with three to eight people, making it the perfect game for dino-crazy children and their families. Â Dinosaur Bingo contains 48 illustrated dino chips and a cardboard dino head to store them in, a game board, eight double-sided bingo cards, and Jurassic counters f... + Read More
Series: Magma for Laurence KingStory BoxAnimal AdventuresGameMagma9781786272041$22.50NON-CLASSIFIABLESep 25, 2018
Create your own tales with some adventurous animals!Based on a unique and award-winning format, this game contains 20 storytelling puzzle pieces printed on both sides. Each piece can be interchanged or flipped over to allow for all kinds of plot twists and turns, and there are three alternative endings!A polar bear sets sail for the Caribbean and meets animal pals along the way. But can you stop evil pirates from ramming the bear's boat? And how will the group reach the tortoise's birthday party while there's a tornado brewing? Tell a different... + Read More
Series: Baby ZooTurn Your Baby into a ZoologistCardsDamien Poulain9781786272898$18.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Oct 02, 2018
It's never too early to look and learn together! As soon as they are born, babies are learning to focus on high-contrast images. Stimulate and entertain your little genius with these striking black-and-white animal cards.For the cot, changing mat, and on the move... Your little one can be studying their favourite animals, from alligators to zebras, wherever you are! Â Includes 8 double-sided animal cards, printed on sturdy board, with rounded corners for safety. Â Note for Parents: These cards cannot guarantee your child will grow up to be a sc... + Read More
Series: Baby Art GalleryTurn Your Baby into an Art CriticCardsDamien Poulain9781786272881$18.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Oct 02, 2018
It's never too early to look and learn together! As soon as they are born, babies are learning to focus on high-contrast images. Stimulate and entertain your little genius with these striking black-and-white art cards, inspired by the world's greatest artists.For the cot, changing mat, and on the move... Your little one will be entranced by their first art experience. Â Includes 8 double-sided art cards, printed on sturdy board, with rounded corners for safety.Note for Parents: These cards cannot guarantee your child will grow up to be a creati... + Read More
Series: Do You Look Like Your Dog?Match Dogs with Their Humans: A Memory GameBoard bookGerrard Gethings9781786272584$24.99GAMES & ACTIVITIES Sep 11, 2018
Pair up the dogs with their owners in this hilarious card game. 50 cards depict fun photographs of the dogs and owners, and humorous texts are included in the booklet to provide clues about 25 people and their furry best friends.Why DO people look like their dogs? Is it shared personality traits, barely suppressed narcissistic tendencies, or do they grow together over time like old married couples? This game explores the intense bonds we develop with our dogs, which are far from only skin, or even fur, deep.Play as a memory game with the cards ... + Read More
Series: Cat GurusWisdom from the World's Most Celebrated FelinesCardsMister Peebles9781786272577$22.50GAMES & ACTIVITIES Nov 20, 2018
Be guided and inspired by the world's favourite felines with this fabulous set of advice cards.Money problems? Consult Blackie the millionaire cat. Having a bad day? Ask the Cheshire Cat how he stays smiling. Lacking courage? Be inspired by Felicette, the first cat in space. Simply select a card from the pack, follow the advice inspired by the cat's personal philosophy and any obstacle will become surmountable.Contains 50 advice cards plus a booklet featuring the cats' biographies and details of how to use the cards.
Bored of the same old dinner-party chitchat? Spice up your soirées, impress your guests and show up your brother-in-law with these hilarious, and sometimes dangerous, after-dinner tricks and challenges.Twenty-one handsome cards presented in a beautiful gift tin illustrate each technique along with step-by-step instructions and explanations of the science behind the tricks. From sabering a bottle of champagne to hammering a needle through a coin, each of these tricks is guaranteed to wow your guests.
Series: Fashion OraclesLife and Style Inspiration from the Fashion GreatsCardsCamilla Morton9781786270344$22.50GAMES & ACTIVITIES Sep 25, 2018
Be guided and inspired by the world's great fashion icons with this creative and sartorially spot-on set of oracle cards. Â Struggling to define your style? Worried your thinking is so last season? Want to break out of the box, but not sure how? Chanel, Westwood, Lagerfeld and a host of great photographers, designers, and fashion muses are here to help. Simply select any card from the pack, choose the oracles' advice on attitude, style, or inspiration and any obstacle becomes surmountable. The accompanying booklet features the oracles' fascinat... + Read More
Brighten up your card games with the top talent of four awesome art movements:Pop art = hearts; Impressionism/Post-Impressionism = clubs; Abstract Expressionism = spades; Surrealism = diamonds.Includes 52 playing cards featuring illustrations of all the big names in the art world – including Lichtenstein and Hockney in Pop Art, Monet and Renoir in Impressionism, Pollock and Rothko in Abstract Expressionism, and Dalí and Kahlo in Surrealism – plus two jokers (Picasso and Matisse).
Jazz up your card games with the top talent of four fantastic music genres:Pop = Hearts; Rock 'n' Roll = Spades; Folk & Country = Diamonds; Soul, Blues & R&B = Clubs.Includes 52 playing cards featuring illustrations of all the big names – including Madonna and Prince in Pop, Kurt Cobain and Jimi Hendrix in Rock, Johnny Cash and Bob Dylan in Folk, and Nina Simone and Amy Winehouse in Blues – plus two jokers (Björk and David Bowie).
This beautifully illustrated set of tarot cards is based on traditional tarot iconography but interpreted by MEGAMUNDEN, author of the best-selling Tattoo Coloring Book.The set contains the 78 cards of the tarot deck, luxuriously packaged in a gift box. A 28-page booklet explains how to interpret the cards and conduct your own readings, gaining a fascinating insight into what lies ahead and a fresh perspective on important themes and opportunities to watch for.
Film magazineÂ Little White LiesÂ invites you to relive 300 movie moments–from the iconic to the downright filthy–in this hilarious new party game for movie lovers. Â Simply pick a quote, and ask your friends to transform it by filling in the blank with a phrase from another classic film. The funniest movie mash-up wins!
Series: Come TogetherThe Rock Bands GameCardsRob Platts9781786272393$24.99GAMES & ACTIVITIES Sep 25, 2018
Can you reunite all four Beatles? Do you know who the drummer for the Sex Pistols was? Play Come Together to test your knowledge of the world's greatest rock bands or effortlessly learn a little music trivia.Collect illustrated cards of 52 iconic rock stars and arrange them in their groups to win. The accompanying booklet relates the fascinating stories behind each band.Based on Go Fish, this gameÂ is the perfect gift for rock fans of all ages.Â
Series: Match a LeafA Tree Memory GameBoard bookTony Kirkham9781786272287$24.99GAMES & ACTIVITIES Aug 14, 2018
Learn to distinguish your ash from your sassafras in this arboreal memory game.Place the cards face down and see if you can remember where the matching pairs are located. Collect more pairs than your opponent to win!With common UK and US trees included as well as interesting trees from around the world, this fun and educational game is an ideal gift that will appeal to nature lovers everywhere. The game features interesting facts about the trees, written by the Head of the Arboretum at the Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew.
Series: Magma for Laurence KingOcean BingoBoard bookMike Unwin9781786272515$44.99GAMES & ACTIVITIES Jun 26, 2018
This family-friendly game is packed with ocean creatures for hours of bingo fun. Includes such favorites as the emperor penguin, sea otter, killer whale, and Pacific seahorse as well as lesser known sea inhabitants like the yellow-bellied sea snake and the bioluminescent octopus.Boasting 64 weird, wonderful, and beautiful species, Ocean Bingo is filled with fun facts and glorious illustrations that are guaranteed to delight aquatic afficionados. Mark each species off on your card as it's called and be the first to shout BINGO!
Bored of simply piecing together images of landscapes, animals or flowers? Learn about art with an exciting new range of jigsaws, beginning with Impressionism and Surrealism.The 500-piece Surrealism puzzle features a dazzling scenario of the Surrealists in action – and appropriately enough their paintings are taking part too. See Dalí dance with a lobster while a parade of Magrittes float by in bowler hats. Blow reality and your mind while piecing it all together.Experience once of the most important art movements of the last one hundred years ... + Read More