What's New in Non-Fiction

  • Running Life - Hardback - 9780857835352 - Kelly Holmes
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    Who better to offer advice on running your life than the Olympic champion, Dame Kelly Holmes?

    This motivational book is all about achieving emotional and physical well-being and is perfect for anyone who is looking to start exercising in a more mindful way. Kelly looks back over key moments in her personal life and career and explains how these have affected her mental health in so many different ways.

    Kelly also reveals how you you can keep your body strong with monthly movement plans; reach a happier state of mind with simple mindfulness exercises; and provides a selection of nourishing and healthy recipes.
  • Tom Kerridge's Fresh Start - Hardback - 9781472962805 - Tom Kerridge
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    Start 2019 with Tom Kerridge's healthy home-cooked dishes.

    This brand new cookbook will encourage you to cook from scratch and includes home-made (and healthier!) takes on the most popular fast food meals and processed dishes.

    Tom guarantees they will taste better than the originals and many of them take very little time to rustle up. There are also batch cooking ideas for midweek meals and recipes for weekend feasts.
  • QUIE
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    Following the bestselling mindfulness books Calm and Happy, Fearne Cotton turns her attention to the joys of being Quiet in this beautifully presented hardback.

    Filled with Fearne's hand-drawn illustrations, this book offers a list of thought-provoking activities that will help you relax and take a breath. It includes interviews with people who have helped Fearne accept her flaws and love her imperfections alongside advice on drawing out misinformation and cancelling out the noise.

    Fearne talks openly about living in the public eye and explains how she's managed to block out negative chatter and online trolls. She talks about how social media can have a negative effect on mental health and encourages people to listen more selectively to what we are told in the era of over-sharing and general misinformation.
  • There's a Vegan in the House - Hardback - 9780241362846 - DK
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    Thinking of going vegan in 2019? Or just cutting down on meat and enjoying a flexitarian diet?

    This cookbook is packed with over 100 vegan dishes that will keep the whole family happy - and you won't have to make a different meal for everyone.

    The delicious dishes make use of meat- and dairy-free alternatives including grains and pulses and can be used for everything from packed lunches to the main meal of the day. Each recipe also has a 'Good Stuff' box that lets you know its nutritional value.
  • LOUI
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    Louise Parker is a personal trainer to A-list stars and royalty. This book finds her sharing a six-week plan that can completely transform your body.

    Encouraging you to eat beautifully, live well, think successfully and work out intelligently, this is a week-by-week plan that will help you experience a complete reset of your mind and body.

    Following the plan will give you the chance to pick up habits that will ensure long-term success.
  • VLIF
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    The latest Lean in 15 book is packed with flavourful vegetarian dishes!

    The Body Coach Joe Wicks' vegetarian take on The Shift Plan (the bestselling diet book of all time) contains over 100 veggie dishes, many of which are vegan, ranging from smoky sweet potato chilli to 'creamy' butternut pasta.

    Suitable for anyone thinking of taking up a vegetarian diet or cutting down on meat in 2019, this book also contains make-ahead ideas for easy midweek meals. Joe even throws in three exclusive Body Coach HIIT workouts and a bonus abs workout for good measure!
  • WLDR
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    Emma Mitchell has suffered with depression for 25 years. When she moved to the edge of the Cambridgeshire Fens in 2003 and started rambling, she realised that walking in the countryside would lift her mood just as much as medicine or therapy.

    Photographing, collecting and drawing as she walked, this is a hand-illustrated diary of the paths and trails around Emma's cottage. She shares her nature finds and tracks the lives of local flora and fauna over the course of 12 months and candidly talks about how this has an impact on her mental health. She also discusses the awe-inspiring animals she's encountered on her rambles.

    Written with frankness and honesty - and filled with beautiful drawings, paintings and photography - this is a truly unique journal for anyone who has ever felt drawn to nature and considered its influence over us.
  • SEWP
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    This craft book is full of whimsical animal-themed sewing projects ranging from an owl doorstop to a doggy oven mit.

    Designer Helen Rhiannon offers step-by-step instructions for 18 projects that will add character and colour to any household and also serve useful functions. Key techniques and basic materials are detailed at the start of the book and the projects can be completed by sewers of all abilities.

    Other projects include a snake draught excluder, a sheep hot water bottle cover and a fantastic fox pillow. Templates for all the animals are provided on a fold-out sheet at the back of the book.
  • YOLM
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    Live in a more mindful way throughout 2019 by following the tips and advice in Anna Black's write-in book.

    It's packed with ideas for weekly meditations, activities and practices and has workbook pages to fill in to help you on your way to a more content and fulfilled life.

    There is an emphasis on progressing at your own pace and building up emotional resilience in a similar way to how we improve our physical fitness. This interactive book also has tips on handling difficult emotions and responding to experiences in ways that make you feel more comfortable.
  • Not Fade Away - Paperback - 9781472951335 - Celia Dodd
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    Learn how to be yourself and take control of your future after retiring by following the advice on offer in Not Fade Away.

    Retirement offers new possibilities for personal growth through learning, retraining, travelling and friendship, but many people struggle with the adjustment to a different pace (and way!) of life.

    This book brings together insights from recent retirees who reveal the lessons they've learned and how they've found fulfilment in a variety of ways since cutting down on work.
  • The New Complete Book of Self-Sufficiency - Hardback - 9780241352465 - John Seymour
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    A brand new edition, complete with a foreword by Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall, of John Seymour's classic Complete Book of Self-Sufficiency.

    This practical book offers step-by-step instructions for everything from growing your own fruit and vegetables and baking bread to chopping trees and harnessing solar power. It has advice on living off the land and how investing time, labour and love into the things we need can be so rewarding.

    Fully illustrated, this book will delight anyone who wants to escape the madness of modern life and eat ethically grown food, develop their skills and create amazing things.
  • WMDJ
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    The companion journal to Gill Sims' hilarious Why Mummy Drinks gives you somewhere to reflect on all of the ups and downs and joys and trials of motherhood.

    This journal doesn't focus on meditation or mindfulness but instead encourages you to celebrate the person you are and reveals how it's OK for busy mums to enjoy a drink from time to time... It even features drink recommendations at the end of each month!

    The journal is packed with laugh-out-loud illustrations, creative prompts and witty reflections on events throughout the year that will strike a chord with mums everywhere.
  • Jamie's Friday Night Feast - Paperback - 9780241371442 - Jamie Oliver
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    Jamie & Jimmy's Friday Night Feast finds Jamie Oliver and Jimmy Doherty inviting stars and the public to join them at their famous cafe by Southend pier and learn how to make some indulgent and amazing dishes.

    This book finds the duo sharing some of the best recipes from the series including party-time Mexican tacos with zingy salsa, sticky BBQ British ribs and a veggie aubergine lasagne.

    This cookbook includes photography of the pier and cafe and celebrates the joys of sharing good food. These show-stopping dishes are perfect for the weekend and special occasions.
  • Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald - The Original Screenplay - Hardback - 9781408711705 - JK Rowling
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    The Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them film starring Eddie Redmayne was a magical treat that followed Newt Scamander all the way to New York City.

    In its sequel, The Crimes of Grindelwald, the Magizoologist makes his way back to Hogwarts for a meeting with Albus Dumbledore (Jude Law) and then over to Paris as Gellert Grindelwald (Johnny Depp) starts to gather followers for his dark uprising...

    Assisted by sisters Tina (Katherine Waterston) and Queenie (Alison Sudol) Goldstein and No-Maj Jacob Kowalski, Newt has to help Dumbledore stop Grindelwald before it's too late. This book contains J.K. Rowling's original screenplay for the new film and features stunning line art by MinaLima. It lets Muggles of all ages know what happened in the Wizarding World in the time before Harry Potter...

    Please note this is a spellbinding screenplay, not a fiction adaptation.
  • UFEG 11 years +
    11 years +
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    This easy-to-follow user guide teaches you everything you need to know about Fortnite - from gameplay basics to must-know building techniques and advanced hints and tricks.

    It also includes safety tips and a parents' guide.
  • The Modern Italian Cook - Hardback - 9781409174417 - Joe Trivelli
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    Joseph Trivelli, the co-head chef of the widely acclaimed River Cafe, reveals how to make hearty, comforting and delicious Italian food in this glorious cookbook.

    From childhood favourites to inventive creations, there are 150 recipes to try and they range from quick midweek suppers to family feasts.

    The recipes have a focus on fewer ingredients and there are chapters on pasta, fish, meat, vegetables and baked dishes that can all be cooked with ease.
  • HWHD
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    Have you ever looked at your pup and wished you could be as happy as them? This book shows how you can take inspiration from Man's Best Friend to gain a more positive frame of mind.

    Written by animal behaviour expert and pet agony aunt Celia Haddon, it features 100 tips inspired by the actions of dogs that will make you a happier human.
  • FBMA
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    Prepare to be transported back to J.K. Rowling's Wizarding World with Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald. This film tie-in colouring book features some of the most iconic scenes from the latest film from the Wizarding World starring Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston and Jude Law.

    From Hogwarts to MACUSA and Paris, this interactive book offers a colouring adventure through the latest story and features characters, locations and beasts from the film including Newt Scamander, Tina and Queenie Goldstein and Jacob Kowalski.

    This book even includes a special poster that unfolds into a giant colouring page.
  • NNRD
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    This is a fun and nostalgic book celebrating the best home computer systems and games of yesteryear - from Pong and Space Invaders through to Sonic the Hedgehog and Super Mario Bros.

    It looks at the battles between Nintendo, Sega and Atari and explains how each company's strive for success brought about incredibly creative games that inspired a generation. It's a thoroughly researched and geeky trip down memory lane; each console has a Must See, Must Play and Must Avoid game highlighted, too.

    This book features reviews and screenshots of nostalgic games and studio photography of the machines that will bring joy to the heart of people who grew up playing games in the glory days of the 1980s and '90s.
  • DOGD
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    This book is full of over 50 recipes that will ensure your pup enjoys a nutritious and balanced diet - and every dish can be prepared from scratch!

    The meals will fit easily into your busy life and can be tailored to your pet's individual needs. Beautifully illustrated throughout, this is the perfect book for those who love cooking and dogs.
  • The Brief Life Of Flowers - Hardback - 9781473686359 - Fiona Stafford
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    This beautiful hardback reveals how even the most ordinary of flowers have extraordinary stories to tell...

    Flowers have inspired some of the greatest art and literature over the years and served as symbols of monarchs, dynasties and nations - including the Wars of the Roses and the Order of the Thistle.

    This factual book that weaves together art, science, history and horticulture to show what we can learn about our world through fantastic flowers e.g. the Victorian language of flowers states they could mend a broken heart and sunflowers may just save our planet.
  • Haynes Supermarine Spitfire Owner's Workshop Manual - Hardback - 9781844254620 - Dr. Alfred Price
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    This Haynes Manual will tell you everything you ever wanted to know about the Royal Air Force's Supermarine Spitfire.

    The informative book reveals what it takes to own, restore and operate a Spitfire, while also giving a fascinating glimpse into the engineering and construction work behind such an incredible aircraft.

    Celebrate the centenary of the RAF with this detailed book. Its information is based around the Spitfire MK IX at RAF Coningsby.
  • HWKH
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    This Haynes Manual lifts the lid on the secrets of the Hawker Hurricane fighter.

    It looks at the construction of the vehicle and offers insights into what it takes to own and fly such a classic fighter. It also reveals how engineers keep it airworthy and gives an overview of its historical background.
  • Dear Mr Murray - Hardback - 9781473662698 - David McClay
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    John Murray II published books by the likes of Jane Austen, Sir Walter Scott and Washington Irving during his time in charge of the John Murray publishing house.

    This book celebrates 250 years of the publisher with a sparkling anthology of letters sent by authors. They reveal the stories behind some of the most influential books in history and also offer a fascinating glimpse into the friendships that existed between authors, publishers, readers, editors, printers and illustrators.

    You'll be able to find out exactly what Charles Darwin thought of negative reviews of On the Origin of Species; read Jane Austen's concerns about printing delays; and see just how Adrian Conan Doyle challenged Harold Nicolson to a duel for insulting his father in the press.