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200 BEST PANINI RECIPES
Author Tiffani Collins Blackmon offers 200 tantalizing and innovative recipes to provide all the inspiration you need to recreate the bistro experience at home in 200 Best Panini Recipes. Before preparing one …

Book Reviews Jan 2014 Book Reviews Jan 2014

KITTENHOOD
Kittenhood: Life-size Portraits of Kittens in Their First 12 Weeks by award-winning photographer Sara Beth Ernhart focuses on 25 pure- and mixed-breed kittens during their adorable early weeks. One hundred engaging photographs show all the …

Book Reviews Dec 2013 Book Reviews Dec 2013

CHAIRS: 1,000 MASTERPIECES OF MODERN DESIGN
Chairs: 1,000 Masterpieces of Modern Design – 1800 to the Present Day by Charlotte and Peter Fiell is a unique source for interior specialists, collectors,  set designers and more. The …

Book Reviews Nov 2013 Book Reviews Nov 2013

SEWING SCHOOL 2: LESSONS IN MACHINE SEWING
In Sewing School 2: Lessons in Machine Sewing, authors Amie Petronis Plumley and Andria Lisle reveal the world of machine sewing with the same accessible appeal that kids responded …

Book Reviews Oct 2013 Book Reviews Oct 2013

THE HISTORY OF TEXAS WINE
In The History of Texas Wine, local wine experts Katherine Crain and Neil Crain, Ph.D., discuss the untold story of Texas’ wine industry, a 350-year wine story that is still reaching …

Book Reviews Sept 2013 Book Reviews Sept 2013

KAFFE QUILTS AGAIN
In author Kaffe Fassett’s 14th book, readers are treated to 20 all-new versions of Kaffe’s favorite patterns — each using the latest range of unique and beautiful Rowan fabrics. Photographed in Bulgaria against …

Book Reviews Aug 2013 Book Reviews Aug 2013

DISHING UP VIRGINIA
Dishing Up Virginia: 145 Recipes That Celebrate Colonial Traditions and Contemporary Flavors by Patrick Evans-Hylton contains recipes that celebrate the authentic flavors of Virginia, from oysters and blue crabs to wine, peanuts, heirloom …

Book Reviews July 2013 Book Reviews July 2013

THE FLOWER RECIPE BOOK
From the hottest floral studio in the country comes The Flower Recipe Book by Alethea Harampolis and Jill Rizzo, the flower-arranging bible for today’s aesthetic. The book is a one-of-a-kind, fool-proof guide …

Book Reviews June 2103 Book Reviews June 2103

RAW ESSENCE
David Cote and Mathieu Gallant’s book Raw Essence provides recipes that are relaxed and flexible, making it the ideal cookbook for those who are just beginning to embrace the raw lifestyle. Rich in nutrients …

Book Reviews May 2013 Book Reviews May 2013

THE BABY SIGNING BOOK
The interest surrounding baby signing only continues to increase as more parents embrace this means of communication with babies before they can talk. Sign language gives babies a way to express their …

Book Reviews Apr 2013 Book Reviews Apr 2013

EVERYDAY ROSES
Everyday Roses: How to Grow Knock Out Roses and Other Easy-Care Garden Roses by Paul Zimmerman is a stunning guide that will show you how to grow Knock Outs and other easy care garden …

Book Reviews Mar 2013 Book Reviews Mar 2013

THINNER THIS YEAR
Thinner This Year: A Diet and Exercise Program for Living Strong, Fit and Sexy is the follow-up program to the New York Times bestseller Younger Next Year. This new book uses the crucial …

Book Reviews Feb 2013 Book Reviews Feb 2013

BETTER FOOD FOR DOGS
Written by a veterinarian and dog experts, Better Food for Dogs, is filled with expert and advice on understanding your dog’s nutritional needs and building the framework for optimum health. More than …

Book Reviews Jan 2013 Book Reviews Jan 2013

PORTRAIT OF HOUSTON
Come see Houston, Texas, as you’ve never seen it before with Portrait of Houston. Join one of Texas’ finest photographers, Kathy Adams Clark, as she turns her lens on Houston, showcasing the diverse …

Book Reviews Dec 2012 Book Reviews Dec 2012

CAKE BALLS
Cake Balls: Amazingly Delicious Bite-Size Treats comes from two women credited with starting the cake ball craze, Robin Ankeny and Charlotte Lyon. Featuring 52 easy-to-follow recipes for a wide range of cake balls, this …

Book Reviews Nov 2012 Book Reviews Nov 2012

PAPER MADE!
Kayte Terry, visual communication and inspiration manager for Anthropologie, whose cutting-edge work appears in the chain’s windows and in-store displays, applies her impeccable aesthetic to the art of paper craft. In Paper Made! 101 …

Book Reviews Oct 2012 Book Reviews Oct 2012

THE ESSENTIAL CANCER TREATMENT NUTRITION GUIDE & COOKBOOK
Recent research indicates that diet can influence a patient’s cancer treatment and survival rate, and can help manage side effects. The Essential Cancer Treatment Nutrition Guide & Cookbook …

Book Reviews Aug 2012 Book Reviews Aug 2012

THE PICKLED PANTRY
The Pickled Pantry is a fresh, contemporary guide to pickling the harvest. The book provides 150 recipes for pickling everything from apples to zucchini. There are techniques for making fermented pickles, salsas, relishes, …

Book Reviews Jul 2012 Book Reviews Jul 2012

NEW FRONT YARD IDEA BOOK
Lushly illustrated with 325 color photographs, New Front Yard Idea Book offers the best design information from experts to inspire homeowners everywhere. Sandra Soria’s book is overflowing with ideas for the …

Book Reviews Jun 2012 Book Reviews Jun 2012

175 BEST BABYCAKES
Kathy Moore and Roxanne Wyss’ book 175 Best Baby Cakes offers delightful and creative recipes to make cake pops in your kitchen quickly and easily. These recipes were developed specifically for use in …