Edited by Mark Crick, photographer and author of Kafka's Soup, Sartre's Sink and Machiavelli's Lawn, The Household Tips Of The Great Writers sees a range of authors cover all your indoor and outdoor household needs, in hilarious and brilliant ways. Pablo Neruda explains the best way to prune a rose bush, John-Paul Sartre shows how to mend a dripping tap and Trainspotting author Irvine Welsh reveals a special recipe for the perfect chocolate cake - but that's not all he's cooking.
Sure to delight anyone with an interest in supernatural legends and modern unsolved phenomena, The Most Amazing Haunted & Mysterious Places in Britain is a comprehensive guide to the paranormal - from Cornwall to the Scottish Islands. From the Reader's Digest, this riveting read includes plenty of atmospheric photographs and illustrations, as well as profiles of more than 600 spooky destinations, along with the story of the dark legends that are said to have lurked there.
LEGO Harry Potter: Characters of the Magical World is the ultimate guide to the LEGO Harry Potter range of toys. This exciting character encyclopedia features a full page profile on every character and comes complete with an exclusive Harry Potter minifigure. From Harry and Hagrid to the Hungarian Horntail, it is packed with fascinating facts and never-before-seen photographs!
Required reading for all fishermen, The Compleat Angler is one of the most frequently reprinted books in English literature. Sometimes whimsical, sometimes philosophical, the author - a well-off and well connected retiree - muses upon his favourite pastime, including anecdotes, songs, descriptions of fish and their habitats, and the countryside at large.
Debrett's: A Modern Royal Marriage (Hardback)
John Lloyd and John Mitchinson are back with The Second Book of General Ignorance and are once again challenging everything that we thought we knew! Slaying popular myths and misconceptions as well as what seemed like the downright obvious; this fascinating book is filled with outrageous and mind-bending facts that will have you scratching your head in bemusement. How many legs does an octopus have? What is the chance of tossing a coin and it landing on heads? They sound like simple questions with simple answers, but the truth is rather surprising...
A year after his experiences in the bestselling All Teachers Great and Small and after two years in his teaching job, Andy Seed returns to Craigthwaite Primary school brimming with confidence and looking forward to a year he believes will bring its own rewards. But he hasn't counted on Sheena, a nine-year-old with a permanent scowl, exploding piggy banks or bottle-rocket missiles. All Teachers Wise and Wonderful is the second in Andy's trilogy about life as a Yorkshire Dales teacher and is a warm, witty and refreshing memoir. A heart-warming read full of colourful anecdotes about school and village life.
Filled with beautiful gifts and delicious treats, Celebration Cupcakes makes the most of award-winning patisserie chef Tamara Jane?s incredible expertise to bring us some gorgeous recipes. With a cake for every special occasion, this selection of tempting treats includes such delights as the Lovers? Raspberry and White Chocolate Mud Cake ? a perfect idea for Valentine?s Day! With sections on icing templates and techniques, as well as dairy-free, lactose intolerant and vegan ideas, this beautiful book includes plenty of colourful, eye-catching photography too.