Crafts & Hobbies


The Toni Morrison Book Club

Author: Juda Bennett

ISBN: 9780299324940

In this startling group memoir, four friends - black and white, gay and straight, immigrant and American-born - use Toni Morrison's novels as a springboard for intimate and revealing conversations about the problems of everyday racism and living whole in times of uncertainty. Tackling everything from first love and Soul...

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The Little Book of Lost Words: Collywobbles, Snollygosters, and 86 Other Surprisingly Useful Terms Worth Resurrecting

Author: Joe Gillard

ISBN: 9780399582677

The founder of History Hustle presents a handy guide for expressing yourself with history's best words. This collection features scores of unique words from history that deal with surprisingly modern issues like sleeping in and procrastination--proving that some things never change! The Little Book of Lost Words presents each term...

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National Parks Explore America's 60 National Parks

Author: Rand McNally

ISBN: 9780528020827

A perfectly packaged, awe inspiring tour of America's 60 National Parks complete with Rand McNally maps, stunning photography, park highlights, lodging options, and tips for hitting the road. This gem of a book showcases America's adventurous spirit and its astonishing beauty, park after amazing park presented in alphabetical offer.

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The Practical Guide to Fishing: An Illustrated Manual for Freshwater, Game, Saltwater and Fly Fishing

Author: Martin Ford

ISBN: 9780754834793

Angling is one of the most popular sports around the world, giving thousands of hours of pleasure to fishermen and women of all ages and levels. Here is extensive expert advice on the best fishing techniques and locations, and how to select rods, reels, lines, flies and plugs as well...

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Mastering Kilns and Firing: Raku, Pit and Barrel, Wood Firing, and More

Author: Lindsay Oesterritter

ISBN: 9780760364888

Learn the key techniques, tips, and tricks for pit, barrel, raku, and wood firing. Fall in love with flames, wood, and the effect that unique firing methods have on pottery. Move beyond the electric kiln and explore the dramatic surfaces of raku, the flashes of salt firing, and the rustic...

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Ghost-Hunting For Dummies

Author: Dummies

ISBN: 9781119584759

Dive into the ghostly world of the supernatural with America's leading paranormal investigator Inside, paranormal investigator, star, and executive producer of The Travel Channel's hit series, Ghost Adventures and founder of the award-winning Haunted Museum (Las Vegas' most popular attraction) , Zak Bagans takes readers on an exciting journey into...

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Hiking Michigan's Upper Peninsula: A Guide to the Area's Greatest Hikes

Author: Eric Hansen

ISBN: 9781493009916

Hiking Michigan’s Upper Peninsula features fifty of the best hikes in Michigan’s beautiful Upper Peninsula. Detailed maps and trail descriptions make navigating these wonderful trails easy, from family-friend strolls to popular vistas to hillier wooded pathways. FalconGuides have set the standard for outdoor guidebooks for more than thirty-five years. Written...

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Plus Size Knits: 25 Knitting Patterns for Sweaters & Accessories

Author: Phildar

ISBN: 9781497100534

It doesn't have to be a challenge to find well-constructed knitting patterns for your body type! 25 knitting patterns specifically designed for plus size women, not just up-sized Stylish and flattering designs of sweaters, cardigans, and accessories Step-by-step directions and high-quality photography Helpful size charts and diagrams are provided to...

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Bill Cunningham: On the Street: Five Decades of Iconic Photography

Author: New York Times

ISBN: 9781524763503

This official book of photographs houses the 50-year collection of the most iconic and beloved photographs taken by prolific fashion photographer Bill Cunningham, the king of street style.The iconic Bill Cunningham was known for wearing a blue work jacket and for riding a bicycle around New York City as he...

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Nature into Art: The Gardens of Wave Hill

Author: Thomas Christopher

ISBN: 9781604698510

"Like Wave Hill itself, these pages make an indelible impression - wildly intimate, possibility-laden, provocative - leaving me wide awake and hungry for a visit." - Margaret Roach, author of A Way to Garden Wave Hill, a world-renowned public garden in the Bronx, boasts a classic horticultural craftsmanship unrivaled among...

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Sweet Remedies: Healing Herbal Honeys

Author: Dawn Combs

ISBN: 9781612129921

Taking medicine just got a whole lot sweeter! Honey is well known for its healing properties. When infused with the additional benefits of medicinal herbs and fruits, it turns natural remedies that can be unpleasant tasting into a treat to take. Author Dawn Combs makes these traditional herbal honeys -...

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Wool Appliqué Heirlooms: 15 Antique-Inspired Projects & Techniques

Author: Mary A. Blythe

ISBN: 9781617458156

Enjoy quiet time with time-honored wool appliqué! Add warmth and texture to your home with wool appliqué. Sewing in the popular folk-art style, you'll stitch fifteen projects, including thirteen heirloom-worthy table mats and two versions of an Advent calendar. Learn how reverse appliqué brings depth and color to your handwork...

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Knit Shawls & Wraps in 1 Week: 30 Quick Patterns to Keep You Cozy in Style

Author: Marie Greene

ISBN: 9781624148613

Easy, Beautiful Wraps for Every Season It's all about the layers in Marie Greene's new collection of 30 stylish, versatile shawls, wraps and cowls. Back from her must-have debut Seamless Knit Sweaters in 2 Weeks, Marie has created gorgeous shawls that knit up in as little as 1 week and...

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Wanderlust: A Traveler's Guide to the Globe

Author: Moon Travel Guides

ISBN: 9781640497702

Dream, discover, and uncover your next great adventure. Moon Travel Guides takes you on a journey around the world with Wanderlust: A Traveler's Guide to the Globe.Get inspired with lists of mythic locations, epic trails, ancient cities, and more that span the four corners. This stunning, hardcover book is packed...

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50 Hikes in Michigan

Author: Jim DuFresne

ISBN: 9781682683293

Explore the hills, ridges, sand dunes, and breathtaking views of the Great Lake State, one trail at a time Michigan's Lower Peninsula offers extremely diverse terrain, from beaches that are home to shipwrecks and lighthouses, streams populated with trout, and wildflower and orchid fields to spaces with unusual geological formations...

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Infinite Succulent: Miniature Living Art to Keep or Share

Author: Rachael Cohen

ISBN: 9781682683422

Take your succulents to the next level with these stylish and creative projectsFrom blue- green to purple and pink, flower-shaped to squat and spiky or tall and fuzzy, the variety, versatility, and low-maintenance care of succulents makes them go-to plants for home gardeners. Here, succulent stylist Rachael Cohen shows that...

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Making Comics

Author: Lynda Barry

ISBN: 9781770463691

The idiosyncratic curriculum from the Professor of Interdisciplinary Creativity will teach you how to draw and write your storyHello students, meet Professor Skeletor. Be on time, don't miss class, and turn off your phones. No time for introductions, we start drawing right away. The goal is more rock, less talk...

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Friends: A Poem for Every Day of the Year

Author: Jane McMorland Hunter

ISBN: 9781849945899

365 classic poems celebrating friendship, love, and constancy. Some of the most beautiful poems ever written give us insight into the important things in life: the joys of companionship, encouragement, consolation, humor, and love. Friends: A Poem for Every Day of the Year features works by John Boswell, Robert Burns...

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