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Book Reviews February 2016 Book Reviews February 2016

BEAUTY ON THE INSIDE
Upgrade your home’s charm factor with this comprehensive one-stop guide to creating custom-made soft furnishings. Hand-made Interiors shows stitch by stitch how to make beautiful pieces – from blinds, curtains, and cushion …

Book Reviews January 2016 Book Reviews January 2016

DECORATE ANYTHING
Introducing Washi Tape Crafts: 110 Ways to Decorate Just About Anything by Amy Anderson – a crafting book for savvy crafters and non-crafters alike. Fun, removable and remarkably easy to use, washi tape is …

Book Reviews December 2015 Book Reviews December 2015

CROSSWORDS FOR CHRISTMAS
The release of The New York Times ‘Tis the Season Crosswords means that it’s time for cocoa, Christmas trees and winter holidays. St. Martin’s Press …

Book Reviews Oct 2015 Book Reviews Oct 2015

DINING ON A FOOD STAMP BUDGET
When Leanne Brown moved to New York to earn a master’s degree in food studies, she learned that 46 million Americans have to survive on only $4 a day, the …

Books Reviews September 2015 Books Reviews September 2015

DAILY VEGAN DELIGHT
The recipes in Vegan Everyday feature tempting dishes that are bold, innovative, fresh and delicious. They reflect Chef Doug McNish’s expertise and complex palate, yet he has made sure they are easy so …

Books Reviews August 2015 Books Reviews August 2015

CELEBRATE COLOR
In Conran on Color, Terence Conran shares a lifetime of experience as one of the world’s leading designers and retailers to explain how to make the most of this vibrant and dynamic ingredient in …

Books Reviews July 2015 Books Reviews July 2015

 
MAKE A GREAT GARDEN ROOM
Outdoor living writer Sally Coulthard provides an extensive overview of small outdoor spaces in Shed Decor. Perfect for work, play or relaxation, a shed is small in space and investment, can …

Books Reviews June 2015 Books Reviews June 2015

THE MEANING OF LIFE
Authentic personal relationships in life are essential to our well-being. In Robert R. Ball’s new book, Being With: Maybe This Is What Life Is All About, he reveals the profound meanings contained …

Book Reviews May 2105 Book Reviews May 2105

STUNNING STATS
Infographic Guide to Literature presents unique, witty and surprising details about literature, from Shakespeare and Austen to Nabakov and Orwell, to George R. R. Martin and E. L. James. With fascinating stats and all …

Book Reviews April 2015 Book Reviews April 2015

 
OVER 50 AND FABULOUS
Throughout their youth, females are inundated with information and advertising related to health and beauty. As they get older, however, that information becomes more difficult to find – especially as women enter …

Book Reviews March 2015 Book Reviews March 2015

CAT LADY REIMAGINED
Typically, the term “cat lady” evokes images of an unfashionable, unkempt and slightly unhinged spinster hoarding multiple cats. Cat Lady Chic serves up the antidote, celebrating the Cat Lady with a compilation of …

Book Reviews Feb 2015 Book Reviews Feb 2015

ON FOOD AND MEMORY
A Bowl of Olives is a treasure from the author and artist of the international bestseller In and Out of the Garden, and the wondrous sketchbook Sara Midda’s South of France. Drawn …

Book Reviews Jan 2015 Book Reviews Jan 2015

GOOD DOGGIE
John W. Pilley introduces us to a pretty impressive pooch in Chaser: Unlocking the Genius of the Dog Who Knows a Thousand Words. Chaser has the largest known vocabulary of any animal except humans …

Book Reviews Dec 2014 Book Reviews Dec 2014

 
STEP-BY-STEP CANDY BIBLE
300 Best Homemade Candy Recipes, by Jane Sharrock, includes recipes for sumptuously mouthwatering candies, chocolates, praline cremes, fudges, toffee, holiday treats and no-bake cookies. This candy bible covers everything and is complete with …

Book Reviews Nov 2014 Book Reviews Nov 2014

A SOUTHERN CHRISTMAS
No one does Christmas like the South, and the editors of Southern Living have outdone themselves this season with their inpirational coffee table book, Christmas All Through The South. Editor-at-large Kim Cross writes, …

Book Reviews Oct 2014 Book Reviews Oct 2014

BEFOREVER
Girls across the country are invited to step into BeForever, American Girl’s line of historical dolls, books and related accessories connecting girls ages 8 and up with inspiring characters and timeless stories from America’s past. …

Book Reviews Sept 2014 Book Reviews Sept 2014

CHANGE YOUR MIND,  HEAL YOUR BODY
A profound, accessible book about healing the mind and body that is part memoir, part practical guide, Change Your Mind Heal Your Body draws readers from a world of fact …

Book Reviews August 2014 Book Reviews August 2014

PITT CUE CO.: THE COOKBOOK
Pitt Cue Co.: The Cookbook offers innovation in the fine art of using smoke, slow-cooking and the very best ingredients to create irresistibly delicious food to savor and share. Since their …

Book Reviews July 2014 Book Reviews July 2014

RAW, QUICK & DELICIOUS!
More than 175 quick, easy and creative raw recipes are featured in Raw, Quick & Delicious! by Douglas McNish. McNish makes it easy to prepare these nutrient-rich dishes, all the meals for …

Book Reviews June 2014 Book Reviews June 2014

QUILTING WITH A MODERN SLANT
Quilting With a Modern Slant by Rachel May offers a glimpse into dozens of unique visions, with profiles of quilters and artists who have developed their own aesthetic. With photographs of …

Book Reviews May 2014 Book Reviews May 2014

BUFFI’S DRESS DESIGN
Project Runway contestant Buffi Jashanmal shows fashion design fans how to design and sew their own custom-fitted dresses from start to finish. In Buffi’s Dress Design: Sew 30 Fun Styles, beginning sewists will …

Book Reviews Apr 2014 Book Reviews Apr 2014

200 EASY HOMEMADE CHEESE RECIPES
Debra Amrein-Boyes’ bestselling book 200 Easy Homemade Cheese Recipes, Second Edition has been designed to help you create cheeses that approximate the flavors and textures of the many cheeses from around …