Simply Good Pasta is a fantastic cookbook that will provide you with a huge variety of wholesome, quick and easy pasta dishes that are suitable throughout the year. Peter Sidwell's expert recipes and step-by-step instructions are ideal for people who don't have much time to cook, but still want to eat delicious and nutritious food. Included amongst the many sumptuous recipes are ideas for lighter pasta bites, everyday eating and impressive dishes sure to impress any guest!
Passionate love, tangled love, fierce and hungry love, unrequited love ? Love Poems contains some of the most popular poems by the current Poet Laureate and displays all the eloquence and skill that have made Carol Ann Duffy one of the foremost poets of her time. Always imaginative, heartfelt and direct, Duffy finds the right words to portray our experiences of love in all its guises.
A true children's classic from Doctor Seuss, this edition of The Cat in the Hat includes both a hardback book and a hilarious audio CD. A fantastic adventure that is great for helping children to learn to read with its simple and often single vowel vocabulary, this popular story has proved to be a winner with numerous generations. Retold with real personality on the accompanying audio CD, this zany tale is ideal for enlivening long car journeys.
Mary Roach, best-selling author of Stiff and Bonk, turns her attention to space travel with the thoroughly entertaining Packing For Mars: The Curious Science Of Life In The Void. Through a series of bizarre space simulations by space agencies, she looks at just how astronauts survive in space, a place that contains none of the things we need to live and thrive - air, gravity, showers and privacy. What is it like being with only a few people for months? Just how much can one person give up? How much weirdness can they take?
Classic FM: Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Classical Music But Were Too Afraid to Ask sees Darren Henley and Sam Jackson share their passion for some of the greatest music ever written. The duo set out to make the classical music world not only accessible but also disarmingly simple and engrossing. The book celebrates Classic FM's twentieth anniversary by lifting the lid on listeners' most frequently asked questions as well as providing a fascinating and detailed history of the genre, as well as an informative reference guide that covers 1,000 years of classical music. The book even gives advice on putting together your own collection of recordings.
Historical information is combined with moving first-person accounts to give you the full story of the Holocaust in Holocaust: The Events and Their Impact on Real People by Clare Zinkin, Angela Gluck Wood and Dan Stone. Maps, charts and time-lines provide eye-opening context whilst survivors' accounts and a DVD take you behind the statistics.