From the author of the #1 New York Times best-selling graphic novel Soppy: A Love Story comes this sweet, witty collection of comics about the push and pull of sisterhood. Sister BFFs follows a pair of sisters who are not quite adults, but trying desperately to act like them. From job searches to embarrassing encounters with former crushes, these twenty-something sisters navigate the ups, downs, and in-betweens of early adulthood – together. Loosely based on the author’s own life, Sister BFFs celebrates the complicated love-hate relationship be... + Read More
“i closed my eyes to look inward and found a universe waiting to be explored” From poet, meditator, and speaker Yung Pueblo, comes a collection of poetry and prose that explores the movement from self-love to unconditional love, the power of letting go, and the wisdom that comes when we truly try to know ourselves. It serves as a reminder to the reader that healing, transformation, and freedom are possible.
Sharky Malarkey follows the adventures of Bruce, a washed-up shark actor, and a colorful assortment of dysfunctional people, animals, and inanimate objects. Bruce is equally outlandish and relatable—he’s vain but insecure; hotheaded but cowardly; craves attention but fears intimacy—his over-the-top antics are all too human. Based on Megan Nicole Dong’s popular webcomic, Sketchshark, her debut print collection mines the absurd in everyday life.
Series: Doonesbury#SAD!Doonesbury in the Time of TrumpPaperbackG. B. Trudeau9781449489977$22.99COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS Sep 18, 2018
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHORFrom the Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist whose acclaimed Yuge!: 30 Years of Doonesbury on Trump blew up the bestseller list, comes the sequel millions prayed would be unnecessary. #SAD!: Doonesbury in the Time of Trump tracks the shocking victory, the inept transition, and the tumultuous eternity of POTUS’s First 500 Days.Citizens who rise every morning in dread, braced for disruptive, Randomly Capitalized, atrociously grammarized, horrably speld, toxic tweeting from the Oval Office, can curl up at night with ... + Read More
One hundred voices, two hundred poems, one message: every soul is royal. Crown Anthology is a new collection of verse from some of the most prominent poets of Instagram, with a foreword by Tyler Knott Gregson one of the movement's foremost authors. By celebrating self-love, self-worth, and empowerment, these two hundred poems examine life in a dynamic and transformative poetry compilation that speaks soft words for every soul to feel royal. Featuring a beautifully diverse and inspirational set of voices from around the world, that includes some... + Read More
"What happens when the man of your dreams turns out to be a nightmare with sharp teeth and claws?"Winner of the 2016 Goodreads Choice Award for Best Poetry, amanda lovelace presents her new illustrated duology, “things that h(a)unt.” In this first installment, to make monsters out of girls, lovelace explores the memory of being in an abusive relationship. She poses the eternal question: Can you heal once you’ve been marked by a monster, or will the sun always sting?
Few pleasures are simpler or more soothing than a slice of warm, freshly baked bread; and few bakers know bread like Mark Friend, founder of Kansas City’s Farm To Market Bread Company. For over twenty years, Kansas Citians have enjoyed the full-bodied, wholesome flavor of Farm to Market Bread. Now readers can learn to bake their own artisanal sourdough, levain, rye, and biga at home. In four clearly organized chapters, Farm to Market bread master Mark Friend guides aspiring bakers from starter to warm, aromatic finish. After you master the four... + Read More
Heart Lines presents the poetry of Australian Instagram sensation Gemma Troy, one gorgeous verse at a time.Gemma Troy spent her childhood hunting for gold with her father, camping in fern gullies, and collecting keepsakes from the outdoors. Pebbles, nests, shells, seed pods, plants, bones, feathers – if it’s beautiful, portable, and can be spared by the earth, Gemma takes it home as a reminder of nature’s beauty. In Heart Lines, Gemma reflects on themes of love and pain, femininity and joy, and matches each delicate poem with one of her foraged... + Read More
“I was the only one rooting for the shark in Jaws,” author Jim Toomey.Sherman's Lagoon is a fantasy place situated somewhere in the tropics. It's inhabited by a motley crew of sea creatures, whose marine lives suspiciously mirror our own. Through his comic strip, cartoonist Jim Toomey explores many of the issues that we face daily in our world on dry land. His characters attempt new business ventures, go on disastrous dates, try fad diets, and read the latest best-selling books. Sherman's Lagoon appeals to adults and children alike. Children, p... + Read More
Series: Tarot of Cocktails45 Divine Drink RecipesHardcoverKaty Seibel9781449489113$19.99COOKING Oct 02, 2018
A delicious cocktail is in your future . . . . Add some magic to your next party with this witty, witchy guide to making craft cocktails at home. Inspired by classic Tarot decks, Tarot of Cocktails lends a mystical twist to 45 delicious drink recipes. Hand-drawn illustrations based on classic Tarot cards transform key elements into their cocktail related counterparts. Swords become vanilla beans, suns become citrus wheels, and so for. Readers will find stiff sippers, boozy floats, and light summery refreshers with fun names such as Blood & Smok... + Read More
Series: Make Yourself CozyA Guide for Practicing Self-CarePaperbackKatie Vaz9781449493684$19.99BODY, MIND & SPIRIT Oct 02, 2018
Embrace the cozy pleasures of life with Katie Vaz’s interactive guide to self-care. Freshly baked bread. Cloud-like pillows. Lavender tea. Katie Vaz’s book on self-care shows readers how slow, cozy warmth can help them deal with the anxieties and challenges of everyday life. Filled with tips for creating the perfect atmosphere of coziness (super soft blankets, fluffy robes, and something binge-worthy on TV) as well as sweet, gentle prompts that inspire readers to fill in their own content (“Fill these clouds with words that make you feel light ... + Read More
Series: The Book of OnionsComics to Make You Cry Laughing and Cry CryingPaperbackJake Thompson9781449489885$19.99HUMOR Oct 09, 2018
The Book of Onions is a collection of darkly funny comics from Jake Thompson, creator of the celebrated bi-weekly webcomic "Jake Likes Onions."Ranging from the relatable to the utterly nonsensical and bizarre, The Book of Onions focuses on themes of loneliness, desperation, and failure. And misplaced optimism. And perverted talking fruit. Sort of like Gary Larson’s “The Far Side,” if Gary were way less accomplished and suffered from depression.
From Najwa Zebian—celebrated Lebanese-Canadian poet, speaker, and educator—comes a highly personal and moving second collection. In The Nectar of Pain, Zebian sheds light on the feelings and experiences that emerge from a painful heartbreak. She writes that the process of cleansing oneself of that pain—day by day, hour by hour, and second by second—is the real work of healing. With uncommon warmth and wisdom, Zebian empowers all who have lost to let go of anger and transform their suffering into the softness, sweetness, and beauty of nectar. S... + Read More
Series: Family CelebrationsPoems, Toasts, and Traditions for Every OccasionHardcoverJune Cotner9781449495138$19.99FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS Oct 09, 2018
A collection of poems, graces, toasts, and traditions that celebrate and nurture family togetherness. Family Celebrations offers over 240 inspiring and uplifting selections for everyday occasions as well as special events, including holidays, weddings, graduations, housewarmings, and more. The diverse toasts, poems, and rituals offered here cultivate a sense of gratitude while enriching the family bond.
Series: Baby BluesAdult TimeA Baby Blues CollectionPaperbackRick Kirkman9781449485122$24.99COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS Age (years) from 10 - 99Oct 16, 2018
A year’s worth of strips -- many with comments from Jerry and Rick. From the dark days of sleep deprivation to the cacophony of a tri-kid family, Baby Blues reveals the true dark underbelly of parenting to the delight of newspaper readers everywhere. Like a comic epidural, or butt cream on a raging diaper rash, this comic strip has helped take some of the sting out of parenting for countless parents around the world.Baby Blues transcends the comic page by fusing the award-winning imaginations of Rick Kirkman and Jerry Scott with familiar family... + Read More
You know how, since the dawn of humanity, great philosophers and poets have dedicated their entire lives to exploring concepts like love, life itself, logic, and sorrow? Well, those great philosophers and poets are dead now, so I win. — Shen"You know how, since the dawn of humanity, great philosophers and poets have dedicated their entire lives to exploring concepts like love, life itself, logic, and sorrow? Well, those great philosophers and poets are dead now, so I win." — ShenEmotions Explained With Buff Dudes is your fully illustrated guide... + Read More
"Zits is the worst name for a comic strip since Peanuts."--Charles M. SchulzSixteen-year-old Jeremy Duncan is a high school freshman and an aspiring musician. He daydreams about the day when his band, Goat Cheese Pizza, records their first monster hit single, and they all pile into his van for their cross-country, sold-out concert tour. Between naps, study hall and band practice, Jeremy still manages to find time to be the star of the hugely popular comic strip, Zits.
Sometimes you’ve just got to run around like a lunatic and wreak havoc for a few minutes.It’s that time of year again, when Mooch gets those wild eyes and anything can happen. In this newest collection of Mutts comics, Earl and Mooch go to the beach for summer vacation, welcome back new and old friends, and show us the rewards of loving an animal. Both humorous and heartfelt, this collection also touches on spaying, adoption, and endangered species.
Series: Claw the SystemPoems from the Cat UprisingHardcoverFrancesco Marciuliano9781449495626$17.99HUMOR Oct 16, 2018
From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of I Could Pee on This, Francesco Marciuliano, comes a lesson from cats in resistance. Cats are done with humans' crap. For too long they have put up with baby talk, the humiliation of holiday costumes, and the social injustice of being told, "No." They will not sleep through this anymore. We humans have woken the beast, and in this book they have gathered together to reclaim their voice, loudly and repeatedly until we pay attention. Watch the uprising unfold, through anthems such as "Redefine Terms... + Read More
Series: Pearls Before SwinePearls Takes a Wrong TurnA Pearls Before Swine TreasuryPaperbackStephan Pastis9781449489366$25.99COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS Oct 23, 2018
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR!In true Pearls Before Swine tradition, this treasury is full of Stephan Pastis’s cynical humor, sharp wit, and clever commentary. Always together—and sometimes with their fellow funny-page characters—the regular Pearls clan weighs in on everything from modern technology to current events to human nature. All the members of the skewed gang are here as Zebra engages in a never-ending war of neighborly hate with the Crocs. As always, Goat offers a voice of reason amid the ongoing chaos that Pastis creates, either ... + Read More
New York Times Bestselling Property! For twenty-five years, Magic Eye has fascinated children and adults alike worldwide with its amazing 3D images.New York Times best-selling Magic Eye 3D optical illusions are back with all-new images. Through Magic Eye's patented 3D technology, viewers can find a full-color image on each page, with a smaller black-and-white image of the "hidden" scene in the back of the book to help solve each optical illusion.
Series: I Am Her TribePaperbackDanielle Doby9781449495558$19.99POETRY Oct 23, 2018
#IAmHerTribe creator Danielle Doby shares her poetry for the first time in a collection long anticipated by her followers.Positive and powerful, I Am Her Tribe is a collection of poetry drawing on the viral Instagram handle and online hashtag that serves to create moments of connection through empowerment and storytelling. Focusing on inspiration, Doby's poetry invites its reader to "Come as you are. Your tribe has arrived. Your breath can rest here."both soft and fiercecan coexist and still be powerful
From former Navy Seal operative and best-selling author Clint Emerson comes a fun, challenging, and seriously useful activity book that tests your observation, concentration, memory, reasoning, sequencing, and logical thinking skills.The Deadly Skills Puzzle and Activity Book is an entertaining companion to Clint Emerson's popular series of Deadly Skills survival guides and calendars. It features coloring pages, mazes, games, activities, and puzzles such as Pick the Pair, Spot the Difference, Killer Sudoku, Match Up, Word Search, and many more.
America IS great and all the things that make it REALLY great are unique to each and every one of us and deserve to be celebrated. What Really Makes America Great is a collection of artwork honoring all aspects of America from myriad artists in the Creative Action Network.Creative Action Network founder and CEO Max Slavkin says this art series was inspired by a widespread interest in creating art to challenge the current political climate. Throughout the first 100 days of Donald Trump's presidency, 100 artists came together to illustrate the th... + Read More
Ambitious women are so scary. In this fast-paced business world, female leaders need to make sure they’re not perceived as pushy, aggressive, or competent. In How to Be Successful Without Hurting Men’s Feelings, Sarah Cooper, author of the bestselling 100 Tricks to Appear Smart in Meetings, illustrates how women can achieve their dreams, succeed in their careers, and become leaders, without harming the fragile male ego.Chapters include, among others, “9 Non-threatening Leadership Strategies for Women,” "How to Ace Your Job Interview Without Ove... + Read More
From the beloved author of Whiskey, Words, and a Shovel comes the third and final volume in his newest series. r.h. Sin completes his bestselling series with Planting Gardens in Graves III, another powerful collection of poetry that hones in on the themes dearest to his readers. This series celebrates connection, mourns heartbreak, and above all, empowers its readers to seek the love they deserve.
"The cartoon hero of the workplace"--San Francisco ExaminerDilbert is the cubicle-bound star of the most photocopied, pinned-up, downloaded, faxed, and e-mailed comic strip in the world.As fresh a look at the inanity of office life as it brought to the comics pages when it first appeared in 1989, this new Dilbert collection comically confirms to the working public that we all really know what's going on. Our devices might be more sophisticated, our software and apps might be more plentiful, but when it gets down to interactions between the work... + Read More
A humorous and poignant comic collection about disappointments big and small based on the popular webcomic, Webcomic Name.Alex Norris’ viral webcomic Webcomic Name, has captured the internet’s heart. The disappointed blob and its resigned "oh no" has become a recognizable slogan, tapping into the current internet zeitgeist of self-conscious pessimism to hilarious and heartbreaking effect.Now in this alternately funny and gloomy collection, oh no brings together all the series’ greatest hits as well as dozens of never-before-seen comics. With ex... + Read More
In his poetry collection, It’s a Lonely Love, writer Hunter Summerall honestly reflects on the feelings of heartbreak and isolation before, during, and after a doomed relationship.Cataloguing the rise and fall of an ill-fated relationship, It's a Lonely Love explores the vulnerability one must feel before moving on from a lost love. Styled as entries from a journal, Hunter Summerall’s poetry takes the personal and constructs a universal story about unrequited love and anguish.
Series: Winter of SummersPaperbackMichael Faudet9781449496395$22.99POETRY Nov 20, 2018
Winter of Summers is the fourth book of internationally bestselling poet Michael Faudet, author of Smoke & Mirrors, Bitter Sweet Love, and Dirty Pretty Things—a finalist in the Goodreads Readers Choice awards. His whimsical and sometimes erotic writing has captured the hearts and minds of thousands of people from around the world.Michael Faudet’s latest book explores the fine line between love and loss, the fragility of relationships, self-empowerment, and social commentary. Every page taking the reader to a world of conflicting emotions, where... + Read More
Series: Super ChillA Year of Living AnxiouslyPaperbackAdam Ellis9781449491550$19.99HUMOR Oct 23, 2018
From former Buzzfeed illustrator Adam Ellis comes a collection of autobiographical comics that follows a year in the artist’s life. Adam’s comics deal with weightier topics like seasonal affective disorder and struggles with self-esteem, while also touching on the silly and absurd—like his brief, but intense obsession with crystals. With a bright, positive outlook and a sense of humor, Super Chill tells a story that is both highly relatable and intensely personal.
For Cluck's Sake is the perfect gift for the backyard chicken farmer, owner, or breeder in your life (and we know you have one). Celebrate these beloved birds with this fun, lighthearted, and informative book filled with egg and chicken trivia, chicken-related quotes, humorous and interesting facts, chicken lore, and chicken “wisdom.”
A modern, updated book of spells for every occasion to inspire a generation of new witches.Conjuring up love, success, health, and happiness, The Little Book of Pocket Spells, has something for every situation. It offers an array of practical tips for bringing those special essentials into your life. This magical gem of a book will have you and others spellbound with its sparkling spells and creative charms.
Series: Loading Penguin HugsHeartwarming Comics from ChibirdHardcoverJacqueline Chen9781449494582$14.95HUMOR Nov 13, 2018
Includes two bonus pages of cute exclusive stickers!Where do you turn to when you need a pick-me-up on a bad day? Loading Penguin Hugs is here to add a big boost of positivity to your life. The book is loaded with Jacqueline Chen’s motivational Chibird comics and illustrations. Every page offers cute and creative perspectives on topics, such as self-esteem, mental health, and getting through tough times.Loading Penguin Hugs combines adorable illustrations with wholesome messages to cheer you on. Expressions like “You are not a failure. You are ... + Read More
Series: Leather-bound ClassicsAncient Greek PhilosophersHardcoverEditors of Canterbury Classics9781684125531$33.99HISTORY Oct 02, 2018
"Philosophy begins in wonder." --PlatoHave you ever wondered about the development of civilization? What topics were discussed in the days of Ancient Greece? This collection of thoughts from Plato, Aristotle, and other masters of philosophy will lead your mind on a journey of enlightened exploration into ethics, morality, law, medicine, and more. With an introduction by a distinguished scholar of classic literature, this beautiful Canterbury Classics bonded-leather volume with gilded edges and specially desi... + Read More
A fine collection of classic novels, short stories, poems, and essays from distinguished women writers. Women writers have been making their voices heard for centuries, but their works were not always taken seriously. Over time, as women gained more social and political freedom, these works have reemerged as subjects that are considered to be worthy of closer study. Classic Works from Women Writers is a collection of more than thirty novels, short stories, poems, and essays by prominent and lesser-known female writers since the 17th century. In... + Read More
Series: Leather-bound ClassicsLeaves of GrassHardcoverWalt Whitman9781684125555$33.99POETRY Oct 02, 2018
A timeless collection of hundreds of poems that resonate to the American spirit. Leaves of Grass is a timeless collection of poems and essays penned by influential nineteenth-century writer Walt Whitman. This profound compilation explores topics such as nature, mysticism, mortality, transcendentalism, and democracy. Inspired by personal experiences and observations, Whitman spent almost four decades piecing together the complete work, sharing societal ideals and epiphanies about life that still resonate with readers today. This sturdy leather-... + Read More
A fascinating collection of the finest stories that emerged from World War I.World War I, also known as “the Great War” and “the War to End All Wars,” devastated much of Europe from 1914 to 1918. While the war dramatically changed the world’s political landscape for generations to come, it also brought forth a wide range of powerful and memorable works of literature. This collection includes pieces such as Edith Wharton’s “Coming Home,” Ernest Hemingway’s “In Another Country,” and W. Somerset Maugham’s “The Traitor.” Fourteen classic stories fr... + Read More
An entertaining graphic adaptation of the oldest military treatise in the world.Hailed as the oldest philosophical discussion on military strategy, Sun Tzu’s The Art of War has been adapted as a graphic novel by award-winning illustrator Pete Katz. In this collectible thread-bound edition, the narrative focuses on a teacher instructing a pupil on the main points of Sun Tzu’s treatise, with vibrant battle scenes interspersed throughout. Issues such as planning, tactics, maneuvering, and spying are demonstrated in the full-color scenes, so that r... + Read More
It’s an actual fact—Uncle John is the most entertaining thing in the bathroom!Uncle John and his team of devoted researchers are back again with an all-new collection of weird news stories, odd historical events, dubious “scientific” theories, jaw-dropping lists, and more. This entertaining 31st anniversary edition contains 512 pages of all-new articles that will appeal to readers everywhere. Pop culture, history, dumb crooks, and other actual and factual tidbits are packed onto every page of this book. Inside, you’ll find . . .Dogs and cats wh... + Read More
Series: Large Print Word SearchPaperbackEditors of Portable Press9781684125470$17.99GAMES & ACTIVITIES Sep 04, 2018
More than 200 word search puzzles that are designed to be easy on the eyes.Increase your brainpower with more than 200 puzzles in Large Print Word Search. Oversize letters and wide spacing make for easy visibility, so readers of all ages can enjoy this relaxing activity. The puzzles can be done anywhere, anytime, and will lift your vocabulary to a new level.
Travel back in time to the most bodacious movie decade ever!Don't miss this trip through the movies that defined the ’80s era. Packed with photos and memorabilia of Hollywood stars, this collection of classic cinema blockbusters offers summaries, release dates, trivia, and fun facts on each motion picture. We'll cover the invention of massive-budget action films, the Brat Pack, and even popular foreign flicks of the day. Nobody puts this book in the corner—you’ll be donning your Ray-Bans and immersing yourself in gnarly nostalgia from the neon-... + Read More
Series: I Am a Wonder WomanPaperbackEllen Bailey9781684125487$19.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 9 - 11Sep 18, 2018
An entertaining look at some of the most influential women in history.I Am a Wonder Woman is an entertaining and inspirational look at some of the most influential women in history, from ancient times to the modern day. Each page is filled with amazing stories about the women who have shaped the world and inspired others to follow in their footsteps. Readers can step into the lives of these pioneers by completing unique activities and answering thought-provoking questions. Quirky artwork throughout helps bring each woman’s story to life.
Series: Toilet Roll Activity BookOver 30 Wonderful Things to CreateHardcoverLauren Farnsworth9781684125692$17.99JUVENILE NONFICTION Age (years) from 6 - 8Sep 18, 2018
Reuse your empty toilet paper rolls for these clever art projects!What do you do with all your empty toilet paper rolls? Instead of putting them into the recycling bin, turn them into fun craft creations with The Toilet Roll Activity Book. With step-by-step instructions and full-color illustrations for more than two dozen projects suitable for all ages, this book will help you turn those plain cardboard tubes into colorful, whimsical decorations and gifts for your family and friends!
Trivia lovers will rejoice upon discovering the best of everything the world has to offer.You don’t know what you don’t know until you open the pages of Uncle John’s Top 10 of Everything 2019, from pop culture guru Paul Terry. Loaded with more than 300 pages of the biggest, fastest, oldest, and most extreme of all sorts of fascinating stuff, this up-to-date edition is sure to entertain. Be prepared to discover the biggest spiders, the most successful Olympians, the tallest roller coasters, the best-selling video games, and the YouTube channels ... + Read More
Series: Folk Art EmbroideryMixed media productCarina Envoldsen-Harris9781684124237$26.99CRAFTS & HOBBIES Oct 02, 2018
Keep folklore alive with the tradition of embroidery!The art of embroidery is a long-standing tradition in many countries. You can create your own family heirlooms with the Folk Art Embroidery kit. Everything you need to create two projects is included: a 6” bamboo hoop, 10 skeins of embroidery floss, 2 embroidery needles, iron-on transfers, 2 pieces of cloth, and an easy-to-follow paperback instruction book with full-color photos. The iron-on transfers work more than once, so you can personalize several items with the same pattern if you wish.... + Read More
Awesome card tricks that work like magic!Have you ever wanted to fascinate your friends with illusions? Developed by John Railing, one of the country’s top close-up magicians, this kit will help you learn twenty-five awesome card tricks. The paperback instruction book offers easy-to-follow directions for tricks like Card in a Dream, Mixed Up Aces, Follow the Leader, Kings and Aces, and more! A deck of 54 cards is also included—two of which are trick cards! With a little practice, you can enchant friends and family by performing the card wizardr... + Read More
Learn to play keyboard and piano!Perfect for beginners, Piano Chords: A Keyboard Sticker Book is a comprehensive visual introduction to playing keyboards in all music genres. Use the stickers to assign colors to each key, and you'll create an easy-to-use visual guide that will enable you to practice with ease. As your skills progress and your repertoire expands, you'll be ready to perform a wide variety of songs with confidence!
Series: Dog DecoderHow to Identify Any Dog, Any TimePaperbackDavid Alderton9781684125593$26.99PETS Sep 04, 2018
Discover your mutt’s family tree with this extensive guide to mixed breeds.Understanding which breeds are part of your dog’s mix will help you to better appreciate its special nature. With Dog Decoder, you’ll learn how to identify physical traits that can be used to decipher your dog’s ancestry. Extensive descriptions of various characteristics, full-color photographs, and dozens of “dog-nosis” examples that analyze a mutt’s features make this a handy book for anyone who has ever wondered where their dog came from.
These birds are ready to fly off the pages! More than 50 avian species will delight you in this unique book that transforms into art. Paper press-outs allow you to view each bird in relief as you read descriptions from an expert ornithologist on the diverse range of winged wildlife. Key characteristics are described for each feathered friend, and when you’ve freed all the birds, you can display the open book on your shelf as an art piece. Makes a lovely gift for birdwatchers of all ages!
The botany book that transforms to a beautiful bouquet!A beautiful bouquet for your bookshelf is waiting to burst forth! More than 50 flowers will delight you in this unique book that transforms into art. View each variety in relief as you read the key characteristics of the species, described by an expert botanist. You’ll find both well-known and exotic specimens from around the globe! Once the paper press-outs are complete, you’ll have a botanical scene worthy of display on your bookshelf as an art piece. Makes a lovely gift for gardeners and... + Read More
Transform these butterflies to a work of art for your bookcase!More than 50 fluttery species will delight you in this unique book that transforms into art. Paper press-outs allow you to view individual insects in relief. Key characteristics of the diverse range of magical winged creatures captured in these pages are described by James Lowen, an award-winning writer, photographer, and nature guide. You’ll find both well-known and exotic specimens from around the globe. When you’ve set all the butterflies free, display the open book on your shelf... + Read More
Zoom into the world of LEGO bricks with amazing dream cars!If you’re a fan of beautiful design and iconic cars, this book will give you creative ideas on how to build your dream cars from LEGO. The 208-page paperback instruction book includes full-color photos and easy step-by-step directions for each model. QR codes will direct you to video instructions online for each build as well. Zoom into the world of LEGO art.
A great way to move from play to art with LEGO bricks!LEGO bricks may seem like child’s play, but you can elevate your building skills to artwork by learning simple design concepts and techniques. How to Build Easy Creations with LEGO Bricks will help you understand the basics of building easy creations with bricks. The 208-page instruction book has step-by-step directions and QR codes that will lead you to further information through videos online. From apples to helicopters to cars, your future builds will only be limited by your imagination!
Let your creativity take off with these LEGO builds!Explore the LEGO galaxy by creating these exciting space adventure vehicles! The 208-page paperback instruction book includes full-color photos and easy step-by-step directions for each model. QR codes will direct you to video instructions online for each build as well. These stellar building ideas will rocket you into new worlds with LEGO!
Series: Positively RocksMixed media productEditors of Thunder Bay Press9781684125708$19.99CRAFTS & HOBBIES Oct 09, 2018
Paint it forward with this fun and inspiring rock painting kit!Infuse your life with positivity with the bold and inspiring rock painting projects in Positively Rocks. Step-by-step instructions with photographs make it easy to add colorful accents to your house and garden—all done with an emphasis on positive thinking. The kit includes three large river rocks, three acrylic paints, five colored pens, a paintbrush, a dotting tool, a permanent marker, and a 48-page instruction book to help you paint eight creative pieces. A variety of tips and tr... + Read More
Series: Brick MosaicsHardcoverRhys Knight9781684124251$26.99CRAFTS & HOBBIES Nov 13, 2018
A picture is worth a thousand LEGOs!Iconic images and fun photographs are the basis of these mosaics that you can easily build with LEGO bricks. Fifty projects with easy-to-follow directions will have you creating your own 3-D art in no time. Themes include Nature, the Space Age, Places, and Fine Art. Varied difficulty levels and number of bricks required offers the perfect project to start with for each individual. Get your brick on with these fifty fun mosaic projects!
Series: Night Sky ExplorerMixed media productRobin Kerrod9781684124268$33.99SCIENCE Nov 03, 2020
An indispensable tool for the amateur astronomer!This kit will help you learn everything a beginning stargazer needs to know. Use the rotating planisphere to figure out which stars are currently visible, and the 256-page star guide to learn more about each celestial body. Key facts are presented in an easy-to-understand format, and sidebars offer fun trivia and illuminating anecdotes. From star maps that feature the dominant constellations at any given time of the year to a handy notebook for recording your observations, you’ll be prepared for ... + Read More
Etch away the lines on the page to reveal stunning and colorful cityscapes.Explore the beauty of urban landscape with Artful Etching: Cities. Etch the ten cityscapes in the book using the included tool to reveal colorful details and beautiful buildings. All the etching pages have outlines to follow, and it’s up to you to decide how much detail to reveal! An introductory section describes how to etch the scenes for the best results, and examples of finished pieces are included for reference.
Colorful animals and flowers emerge magically from the darkness as you etch away the lines!Scratch away the lines in Artful Etching: Midnight Garden to reveal the colorful flora and fauna hidden in the darkness. Etch the ten scenes in the book using the included tool to reveal colorful animals and flowers, resulting in gorgeous artworks. All the etching pages have outlines to follow, and it’s up to you to decide how much detail to reveal! An introductory section describes how to etch the scenes for the best results, and examples of finished pie... + Read More