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Fox Chapel Publishers International ltd.

2017—2018

Rights Catalogue

lifestyle books

IMM TM

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Read. Learn. Do What You Love.


Fox Chapel Publishers International Ltd., an independent UK-based company, offers foreign rights and co-editions for Fox Chapel Publishing Inc. and IMM Lifestyle Books in the UK and worldwide. Our speciality is illustrated non-fiction, in subject areas including crafts and hobbies, pets, sport, health, travel, gardening, sustainable living, woodworking, DIY and general reference. This catalogue presents an exciting selection of forthcoming, recently published and bestselling backlist titles from the collection. Our team of three Rights Agents covers rights and coedition sales, organised as follows:

Territories: France, Italy, Spain, Greece, Portugal Contact: Christine Delaborde (based in the UK) delabordechristine@foxchapelpublishing.co.uk Tel: 44 20 8670-3541 Territories: Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Holland, Belgium, Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Finland, Iceland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Slovenia, Croatia, Middle East, Turkey, Israel: Contact: Sharon Payne (based in the UK) paynesharon@foxchapelpublishing.co.uk Tel: 44 20 8989-5453

Territories: French Canada, Mexico, Argentina, Peru, Colombia, Chile, Rest of Latin & Central America, Brazil, China, Taiwan, Japan, Korea, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam, Indonesia, India, Australia, South Africa, Hong Kong, Philippines, Russia, Ukraine, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary, Romania, Bulgaria, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Serbia & Montenegro, Macedonia, Moldova, Albania, Kosovo

For all other enquiries relating to Rights sales in the rest of the world, please contact: Richard Dodman Director Fox Chapel Publishers International email: dodmanrichard@foxchapelpublishing.co.uk Tel: +44 (0)1243-601573

Contact: Jane Patukas (based in the USA) knuthjane@foxchapelpublishing.co.uk Tel: 1 717 575-2696

We look forward to working collaboratively with new and existing publishing partners and to meeting at the Fox Chapel stands at the Frankfurt and London book fairs.

Contents Art . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .3 Craft & Hobbies/Children’s Crafts . . . . . .4 Craft & Hobbies/General Craft . . . . . . . 6 House & Home/DIY . . . . . . . . . . . . .9 House & Home/Sustainable Living . . . . . 10 House & Home/Garden . . . . . . . . . . .12 Cooking . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .13 Transportation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .13 Sports & Recreation . . . . . . . . . . . . .14 Travel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14 General Reference . . . . . . . . . . . . . .15 Pets . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15 Woodworking . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .16 Metalworking . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18

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All information is correct at the time of going to press but is subject to change without notice. Front cover image from Organic Gardening Techniques (page 12).


ART

NEW

NEW

Let’s Draw Flowers

Let’s Get Creative with Markers

Drawing beautiful flowers is easier than you think, and more enjoyable than you ever imagined! All you need to get started is a pencil or pen and this creative workbook from Hello Angel.

Discover how easy it is to successfully use markers for beautiful colouring, sketching, illustration, mixed media and more. All you need to get started are some markers and this creative workbook from Hello Angel.

ANGELEA VAN DAM

64 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in • Colour & b/w illustrations 5,200 words • 9781497203679 • Design Originals • Spring 2018

ANGELEA VAN DAM

64 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in • Colour & b/w illustrations 8,000 words • 9781497203686 • Design Originals • Spring 2018

NEW

NEW

Just Add Watercolour Flowers

Just Add Watercolour Happy Thoughts

Fall in love with watercolours and create beautiful flower paintings that you can be proud of! Eight step-by-step floral projects are printed on thick and tactile watercolour paper, perforated for easy removal and display.

An easy introduction to watercolour painting for beginners. Use this book to make beautiful paintings with uplifting and inspirational messages. A 16-page insert offers exercises on thick watercolour paper, perforated for easy removal.

ROBIN PICKENS

32 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in • Colour illustrations • 5,000 words • 9781497203730 • Design Originals • Spring 2018

ROBIN PICKENS

32 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in • Colour illustrations • 5,000 words • 9781497203747 • Design Originals • Spring 2018

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ART

Complete Guide to Bible Journaling

JOANNE FINK & REGINA YODER Discover a powerful and popular new way to engage with Scripture through art, as the world’s leading Bible Journaling artists share their personal faith journeys. Includes hundreds of bonus stickers, index tabs and traceable illustrations. 176 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in • 227 colour photos, 306 b/w & 391 colour illustrations 9,000 words • 9781497202726 • Design Originals Rights sold: Cz, Ger • Available

Great Book of Tattoo Designs, Revised Edition

LORA S. IRISH Lora S. Irish looks at the human body with an artist’s eye, to create over 500 exquisite patterns that look great on skin, from steampunk to Celtic, from fairies to Mayan warriors. 512 pages • 183 x 140 mm • 7.2 x 5.5 in Over 500 b/w illustrations • 6,500 words 9781565238138 • Fox Chapel • Available

New Guide to Coloring

EDITORS OF DO MAGAZINE Get easy-to-follow advice from best-selling colouring book artists, with tips on colouring with markers, coloured pencils, gel pens, watercolours and other art media. 96 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in • 25 colour photos; 37 colour & 42 b/w illustrations 9781497200876 • Design Originals • Rights sold: Spa, Ger • Available

CRAFT & HOBBIES/CHILDREN’S CRAFTS

NEW Fun with Fidget Spinners

COLLEEN DORSEY, KATIE WEEBER & DAVID KING Are you ready to become a world-class spin master? Impress your friends with pro moves like the hot potato, the no-looker, the hat trick, the high toss, the nose spinner, and more! 80 pages • 229 x 152 mm • 9 x 6 in Colour photos & illustrations • 15,000 words 9781497203778 • Design Originals • Spring 2018

Krazy Kool Kinetic Sand

GAIL KOLLMAR This book is your guide to imaginative play with amazing kinetic sand. Experiment, learn, and create with inspiring activities for castles, pyramids, volcanoes, games, and more. 48 pages • 276 x 216 mm • 10.8 x 8.5 in Colour photos & illustrations • 9,000 words 9781574219678 • Design Originals • Rights sold: Cz, Du, Jap, Ger • Available

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Boom! 50 Fantastic Science Experiments

Craft Projects for Minecraft® and Pixel Art Fans

CHRIS SMITH & DAVE ANSELL (THE NAKED SCIENTISTS) The famous Naked Scientists offer a fun way to introduce science to kids, with 50 simple yet spectacular experiments. Create fireworks from a bag of crisps, or build a toaster-powered hot air balloon! 144 pages • 229 x 191 mm • 9 x 7.5 in Colour photos & illustrations • 25,000 words 9781504800136 • IMM Lifestyle • Available

CHOLY KNIGHT Real-world craft projects inspired by the world of Minecraft® and other pixelated games. Kids and families can use this imaginative book to create instantly recognizable toys, jewellery, wearables and accessories. 64 pages • 276 x 216 mm • 10.8 x 8.5 in • Colour photos • 13,000 words • 9781574219661 • Design Originals • Rights sold: Cz, Ger • Available

Friendship Bracelets 101

Friendship Bracelets 102

SUZANNE MCNEILL Discover how to tie beautiful friendship bracelets in every colour of the rainbow, to wear and share with friends. Kids can knot and twist bracelets, headbands, purses and key chains. 16-page booklet • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in Colour photos & illustrations • 4,200 words 9781574212129 • Design Originals • Rights sold: Ar • Available

SUZANNE MCNEILL New ways for children to knot and twist more than 50 cool and colourful friendship bracelets. They will learn how to use a braiding wheel, create intricate patterns and combine colours with yarns and beads. 16-page booklet • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in Colour photos & illustrations • 5,700 words 9781574212945 • Design Originals • Rights sold: Ar • Available


CRAFT & HOBBIES/CHILDREN’S CRAFTS

NEW Seek and Find Series from F O X C H A P E L P U B L I S H I N G

NEW

NEW

BigFoot Goes on Vacation

BigFoot Visits the Big Cities of the World

Find BigFoot at his favourite holiday retreat. It won’t be easy. Each location is presented as a two-page visual puzzle, your task being not only to find BigFoot, but also more than 500 other objects.

Sharpen your search and find skills by locating BigFoot in the great cities of the world. Find the elusive creature and his legendary footprint in 10 immense visual puzzles, full of teeming activity and detail.

D. L. MILLER

48 pages • 254 x 254 mm • 10 x 10 in • Colour illustrations • 2,500 words • 9781564124000 • Fox Chapel • Spring 2018

D.L. MILLER

48 pages • 254 x 254 mm • 10 x 10 in • Colour illustrations • 2,500 words • 9781641240017 • Fox Chapel • Spring 2018

The First Ever Seek and Find Books featuring the

Elusive and Loveable BigFoot!

• Each book features 10 Panoramic Illustrations with over 500 animals, people and items to find in addition to BigFoot and his legendary footprint. • Also Included: Fun Facts and informational pages after each scene making each BigFoot book a fun way to learn about the world we live in!

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CRAFT & HOBBIES/GENERAL

NEW

NEW

Super Simple Hand Lettering

Get Started in Leather Crafting

Transform simple words into stunning works of art with this interactive workbook. Super Simple Hand Lettering gets you started right away with 20 traceable alphabets, 5 skill-building projects, quality vellum tracing paper, and 4 frameable pullout art prints.

Discover leather crafting, an enjoyable craft that can last a lifetime. Master leather artists show you all the basics of preparation, tools, stamping, carving, edge treatment, moulding, embossing, colouring & finishing, stitching, braiding and more.

KILEY BENNETT

144 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in • Colour photos & illustrations • 3,500 words • 9781497203716 • Design Originals Spring 2018

TONY LAIER & KAY LAIER

48 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in • Colour photos & illustrations 17,000 words • 9781497203464 • Design Originals • Fall 2017

NEW Christmas Paper Crafting

THANEEYA MCARDLE, VALENTINA HARPER, ROBIN PICKENS, ANGELEA VAN DAM & VALERIE MCKEEHAN

Here’s a Christmas papercrafting kit in a book! All you need to celebrate the season with festive paper art; dozens of yuletide greeting cards, gift tags, bookmarks and more, perforated, coloured and ready to embellish.

112 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in • Colour photos • 3,200 words • 9781497203433 • Design Originals • Fall 2017

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NEW Faithful Paper Crafting ROBIN PICKENS

Bring God’s word to life with dozens of faithful greeting cards, mini cards, gift tags and bookmarks, along with cardstock templates, frameable art and a scrapbook paper stash. All coloured and ready to embellish.

112 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in • Colour photos • 2,400 words 9781497203426 • Design Originals • Fall 2017


CRAFT & HOBBIES/GENERAL

NEW Friendship Bracelets (All Grown Up)

NEW

Big Book of Weekend Beading

Complete Book of Sewing Techniques

Sew it Yourself Home Accessories

Sew Me! Sewing Basics

Vintage Stitching Treasury

The Book of Bags

Cutest Ever Baby Knits

Finger Knitting

SUZANNE MCNEILL Add instant eco-chic street fashion to any outfit with friendship bracelets! Here are dozens of stylish designs and easy techniques for making beautiful bracelets in a number of styles with embroidery floss and hemp. 56 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in Colour photos & illustrations • 9,100 words 9781574218664 • Design Originals • Rights sold: Fre, Ger, Rus, Spa • Available

JEAN POWER A scintillating selection of more than 30 beadwork projects that you can make in a weekend. Includes lampshades, decorative candles, fringed throws, embellished scarves, hair accessories and more. 192 pages • 229 x 178 mm • 9 x 7 in • Colour photos • 25,000 words • 9781620082829 CompanionHouse • Spring 2018

WENDY GARDINER Learning how to sew has never been simpler, with step-by-step photographs and friendly advice from internationally accredited sewing expert Wendy Gardiner. Covers all aspects of sewing, from dressmaking to soft furnishings. 176 pages • 229 x 178 mm • 9 x 7 in • Over 150 colour photos • 39,800 words • 9781620082362 CompanionHouse • Fall 2017

NEW CHERYL OWEN Simple weekend projects to sew with natural cotton, including aprons, bags, cushions, placemats and more. Covers essential techniques, from simple hems and seams to piping and buttonholes. 128 pages • 254 x 203 mm • 10 x 8 in • Colour photos • 9,400 words • 9781504800938 • IMM Lifestyle • Spring 2018

CHERYL OWEN This bestselling collection of 30 easy-to-make stylish bags gives instructions for projects including shoppers and beach bags, messenger bags and clutches. 144 pages • 254 x 216 mm • 10 x 8.5 in • Colour photos • 22,000 words • 9781504800792 • IMM Lifestyle • Rights sold: Fre, Ger, Spa • Available

CHOLY KNIGHT Perfect for anyone who wants to learn how to sew, or just needs a quick refresher course. Learn skills such as cutting patterns and binding edges and then create fifteen simple projects, including hand towels and hats. 144 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in • Colour photos & patterns • 34,000 words • 9781574214239 Design Originals • Rights sold: Ar, Ger • Available

VAL PIERCE A completely irresistible collection of utterly cute baby clothes. There are bootees that look like little strawberries, a bumblebee set of hat and mitts, and a cozy cot blanket that looks like a field of daisies. 112 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in • 117 colour photos, 4 illustrations • 28,000 words 9781504800167 • IMM Lifestyle • Rights sold: Dan Available

SUZANNE MCNEILL This nostalgic treasure chest of more than 400 vintage art embroidery patterns offers authentic designs—from birds and bunnies to flowers and fruit—from the classic magazines and needlework catalogues of yesteryear. 224 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in Colour photos & b/w patterns • 6,500 words 9781497200074 • Design Originals • Available

MARY BETH TEMPLE Finger knitting is the amazingly simple process of knitting with only your fingers, instead of with knitting needles. Find out how to make cute projects from bracelets, necklaces and scarves to coasters and rugs. 48 pages • 274 x 216 mm • 10.8 x 8.5 in • Colour photos • 7,500 words • 9781574219463 • Design Originals • Available

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CRAFT & HOBBIES/GENERAL

Arm Knitting

Learn to Knit

Learn to Crochet

Rag Rugs, 2nd Edition

Learn to Quilt

Five-Minute Quilt Blocks

MARY BETH TEMPLE Discover the fun way to make a chunky-knit infinity scarf in just 30 minutes, using your arms instead of knitting needles. Includes 15 original projects for scarves, wraps and capes. 48 pages • 274 x 216 mm • 10.8 x 8.5 in • Colour photos • 9,200 words • 9781574219456 • Design Originals • Available

SUZANNE MCNEILL Make your own durable rag rugs using just a large crochet hook and leftover fabric strips. Includes 16 projects with colour photographs and easy-tofollow instructions. 48 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in • 62 colour photos & 20 b/w illustrations • 8,500 words 9781574219180 • Design Originals • Available

PENNY HILL A range of delightful items can be made following the knitting techniques explained, from a simple baby’s scarf and hat in soft pastels to a striped children’s cardigan or a set of smart knitted cushions. 80 pages • 274 x 216 mm • 10.8 x 8.5 in • 100 colour photos • 22,000 words • 9781843308423 IMM Lifestyle • Available

SHARON CHAMBERS Start with a basic hand quilt, then progress to simple rotary cutting and machine piecing, and on to block patterns and some simple design work. Projects include a baby’s cot quilt and an eyecatching throw. 96 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in • 140 colour photos & diagrams • 22,000 words 9781847732279 • IMM Lifestyle • Available

SUE WHITING Crochet is a traditional craft that is so simple to learn. When you’ve mastered the basics you’ll progress to making a range of highly individual items, from scarves and hats to some pretty edged bedlinen. 80 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in • Colour photos • 22,000 words • 9781843308430 • IMM Lifestyle • Available

MCNEILL, SUZANNE Learn to make beautiful quilts in only 5 minutes with this clever one-seam technique. The twelve lovely projects include detailed step-by-step instructions for quilts, wall hangings and table runners. 64 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in • Colour photos • 14,000 words • 9781574214208 • Design Originals • Available

NEW Totally Awesome Tie-Dye

SUZANNE MCNEILL This beginner’s guide teaches all of the most popular tie-dyeing techniques and shows how to turn simple fabrics and ready-made garments into dramatic fashion statements with an array of stylish projects. 128 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in • Colour photos • 12,000 words • 9781497203693 • Design Originals • Spring 2018

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NEW Paracord Outdoor Gear Projects

JOEL HOOKS Discover how to use versatile paracord to create attractive and useful outdoor gear and accessories such as lanyards, straps, wraps, keychains and more. Learn all the knots and wraps you need to know. 48 pages • 274 x 216 mm • 10.8 x 8.5 in • Colour photos • 9,300 words • 9781565238466 • Fox Chapel • Rights sold: Fre, Ger • Available

Easy Pumpkin Carving

COLLEEN DORSEY Create the best jack-o-lantern on the block with this handy guide. Get tips and tricks for spooktacular pumpkin carving, with innovative techniques, inspirational colour photos and 12 ready-to-use carving patterns. 48 pages • 229 x 152 mm • 9 x 6 in • Colour photos & b/w patterns • 3,900 words • 9781565239197 • Design Originals • Fall 2017


CRAFT & HOBBIES/GENERAL

Teach Yourself Henna Tattoo

ABDOYAN, BRENDA Colour your world with the fabulous art of henna tattoo with this book of instructions for the body and even home decoration items! Combine the 5 basic henna shapes into a variety of exotic mendhi designs. 112 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in • Colour photos • 11,000 words • 9781574214147 • Design Originals • Available

Handmade Soap Book, Updated Second Edition

MELINDA COSS Shows you how to create your own soaps and bathtime luxuries using easy-to-follow recipes, natural ingredients, with very little specialist equipment. 80 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in • Colour photos • 30,000 words • 9781504800228 • IMM Lifestyle • Rights sold: Spa • Available

Wood, Craft, Love

PEG COUCH, EDITOR; JODIE LANDRY, CONTRIBUTOR Use chalk-finish paint to transform craft store wood blanks into vintage-inspired home décor. Get that ‘Paris flea market’ look with 18 easy projects. 48 pages • 277 x 216 mm • 10.9 x 8.5 in • Colour photos • 9781574219197 • Design Originals Available

HOUSE & HOME/DIY

NEW Ultimate Guide: Decks, 5th edition

EDITORS OF CREATIVE HOMEOWNER The ultimate guide to adding the perfect deck— whether you’re doing it yourself or working with a contractor. Choose from 30 designs, with complete plans, materials, lists, and hundreds of step-by-step colour photos. 368 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in • Colour photos & plans • 102,000 words • 9781580117968 Creative Home Owner • Spring 2018

NEW Ultimate Guide: Home Repair and Improvement

EDITORS OF CREATIVE HOMEOWNER Instruction on plumbing and electrical repairs, heating and cooling, roofing, cabinets and countertops and more. Information is also provided on tools, materials and basic skills, plus 325 step-by-step projects with how-to photos. 600 pages • 276 x 216 mm • 10.9 x 8.5 in • Over 2,300 colour photos & 800 drawings • 258,000 words • 9781580117838 • Creative Home Owner Available

NEW Recycled Wood Pallet DIY

STEVE FITZBERGER Discover the DIY potential of using wood from reclaimed pallets. 20 step-by-step projects include raised garden beds, wine, spice and coat racks, book shelves, benches, small compost bins and more. 224 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in Colour photos & diagrams • Est 50,000 words 9781565239302 • Fox Chapel • Spring 2018

DIY Guide to Painting & Wallpapering MICHAEL R. LIGHT Professional advice for the first-time decorator. The book covers every aspect of preparation, painting and paper hanging, with step-by-step instructions, hundreds of helpful diagrams and time-saving tips. 240 pages • 229 x 178 mm • 9 x 7 in Colour photos & diagrams • 39,200 words 9781620082492 • Creative Home Owner Summer 2018

NEW Affordable Kitchen Upgrades

STEVE CORY & DIANE SLAVIK Give your kitchen a whole new look at a reasonable price with these inexpensive design ideas and easy how-to projects, from replacing the pulls and hinges on cabinetry to installing new countertops. 240 pages • 276 x 216 mm • 10.9 x 8.5 Colour photos & diagrams • 80,000 words 9781580115346 • Creative Home Owner Available

Birdhouses, Boxes & Feeders

PAUL MEISEL & STEPHEN MOSS WITH ALAN & GILL BRIDGEWATER Making your own bird boxes and feeders to attract birds to your garden is both rewarding and environmentally sound. This book offers 17 practical step-by-step construction projects. 168 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in 292 colour photos; 82 b/w illustrations 9781504800846 • Fox Chapel • Fall 2017

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HOUSE & HOME/SUSTAINABLE LIVING

Self-Sufficiency Series

Essential guides for a healthier, greener and more self-reliant lifestyle – what to do, how to do it better, and how to save money. 128 pages • 210 x 148 mm • 8.3 x 5.8 in Colour & b/w illustrations • 40,000 words IMM Lifestyle • Available

Breadmaking

JOANNA RYDE 9781504800402

KATHRYN HAWKINS 9781504800594

Cheese Making

Foraging for Wild Foods

Grow Your Own

Hen Keeping

Herbs and Spices

Home Brewing

Home Smoking and Curing

Natural Home Remedies

Natural Household Cleaning

Preserving

Soap Making with Natural Ingredients

Spinning, Dyeing and Weaving

RITA ASH 9781504800334

LINDA GRAY 9781847737755

RACHELLE STRAUSS 9781504800310

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Beekeeping

DAVID SQUIRE 9781504800341

JOHN PARKES 9781504800396

CAROL WILSON 9781504800358

IAN COOKE 9781847737748

JOANNA FARROW 9781504800365

SARA ADE 9781504800372

MIKE HATCHER 9781504800327

MELISSA CORKHILL 9781504800419

PENNY WALSH 9781504800389


HOUSE & HOME/SUSTAINABLE LIVING

NEW Living off the Grid

ALAN AND GILL BRIDGEWATER Cut your energy bills, stop relying on fossil fuels, and reduce your carbon footprint. This book offers practical off-grid options for solar, wind, wood fuel, geothermal, water, gas, and bioenergy. 192 pages • 241 x 165 mm • 9.5 x 6.5 in Colour photos & illustrations • 47,600 words 9781504800860 • IMM Lifestyle • Summer 2018

NEW EDITION

Honey Bee Hobbyist

NORMAN GARY This comprehensive and attractive beekeeping guide takes readers from finding their bees and housing them to collecting honey and using their produce for pleasure and possible profit. 176 pages • 284 x 208 mm • 11.2 x 8.2 in Colour photos • 43,000 words • 9781933958941 CompanionHouse • Available

Hen and the Art of Chicken Maintenance: New Edition

MARTIN GURDON This unique chicken memoir relives the highs and lows of chicken ownership. You’ll meet a cast of unusual characters, from Bossy Chicken to Psycho Chicken. A must for chicken lovers with a quirky sense of humour. 160 pages • 229 x 152 mm • 9 x 6 in • B/w illustrations • 6,300 words • 9781620082768 CompanionHouse • Spring 2018

NEW Chicken DIY

Art of the Chicken Coop

The Suburban Chicken

Hobby Farm Animals

40 Projects for Building Your Backyard Homestead

Building Projects for Backyard Farmers and Home Gardeners

SAMANTHA & DANIEL JOHNSON Aspiring chicken farmers will find creative plans for making a safe and healthy environment for their fine-feathered friends. Complete instructions for coops, feeders, runs, ramps, roosts and incubators. 224 pages • 274 x 203 mm • 10.8 x 8 in • Over 100 colour photos • 27,000 words • 9781620082300 CompanionHouse • Spring 2018

S. WEAVER, A. LARKIN HANSON, C. LANGLOIS, A. MCFARLEN & C. MCLAUGHLIN Everything a hobby farmer needs to know about farm animals, covering cattle, sheep, goats, chickens, ducks, pigs and rabbits. Gives advice on breeds, behaviour, healthcare and making money from your livestock. 384 pages • 284 x 208 mm • 11.2 x 8.2 in Colour photos • 222,300 words • 9781620081525 CompanionHouse • Available

CHRIS GLEASON Use your woodworking skills and the fun designs in this book to build your flock a stylish coop. Includes complete plans, construction techniques, and how to use salvaged materials. 160 pages • 229 x 191 mm • 9 x 7.5 in • Colour photos • 29,000 words • 9781565235427 • Fox Chapel • Available

DAVID TOHT How to build more than 40 projects to enhance your sustainable living. Even if you are only moderately handy, you’ll learn how to build your own feeders, fences, beehives, aquaponics and wind and solar structures. 256 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in Colour photos & diagrams • 59,000 words 9781580117104 • Creative Home Owner Available

KRISTINA URQUHART Written for the many city dwellers and suburbanites who keep chickens in their back gardens, the book covers chicken husbandry, housing and healthcare needs, and suggests 20 breeds suitable for suburban living. 224 pages • 229 x 178 mm • 9 x 7 in • Colour photos • 75,000 words • 9781620081976 CompanionHouse • Available

CHRIS GLEASON Turn your ordinary back garden or yard into a productive farm. Step-by-step instructions are provided for 21 building projects, including greenhouses, beehives, rabbit hutches, raised beds, potting sheds, fences and more. 160 pages • 229 x 191 mm • 9 x 7.5 in • 150 colour photos & illustrations • 28,000 words 9781565235434 • Creative Home Owner Available

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HOUSE & HOME/GARDEN

NEW Beginner’s Garden

ALEX MITCHELL This lighthearted, fun approach to gardening for young beginners is a guide to growing your own salads, herbs, veggies and fruit while maintaining an attractive outdoor space to have fun in. 144 pages • 229 x 178 mm • 9 x 7 in • Colour photos • 44,400 words • 9781504800983 • IMM Lifestyle • Spring 2018

NEW EDITION

Low Maintenance Vegetable Garden

CLARE MATTHEWS A no-nonsense guide to growing the vegetables you love to eat the easy way. Essential reading for the time-poor gardener who wants to achieve maximum yields with minimum effort. 224 pages • 252 x 201 mm • 8.25 x 5.8 in Colour photos • 52,300 words • 9781620082478 CompanionHouse • Rights sold: Dan, Ger, Nor, Swe • Spring 2018

NEW Houseplant Handbook

DAVID SQUIRE Houseplants bring life and colour to any room. Here are simple, step-by-step instructions on choosing the right plants and helping them thrive, with an illustrated directory of more than 300 popular varieties. 224 pages • 229 x 178 mm • 9 x 7 in • Colour photos & charts • 43,800 words • 9781620082324 CompanionHouse • Fall 2017

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NEW Home Gardener’s Perennials & Bulbs

MIRANDA SMITH This guide to creating gardens with eye-catching perennials covers designing gardens, improving the soil, planting, fertilizing and maintenance; illustrated with hundreds of step-by-step colour photos. 96 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in • Over 350 colour photos & diagrams • 34,600 words 9781580118033 • Creative Home Owner • Spring 2018

NEW Organic Gardening Techniques

NICK HAMILTON A comprehensive guide to gardening the organic way, from preparing the soil to caring for your crops, and including easy-to-construct projects such as making a potting bench or a cold frame. 208 pages • 229 x 178 mm • 9 x 7 in Colour photos & diagrams • 55,000 words 9781620082737 • CompanionHouse • Spring 2018

NEW Home Gardener’s Annuals

MIRANDA SMITH A guide to creating a beautiful garden with eyecatching annuals. Choose the best varieties for your garden and learn how to sow from seed, look after the plants and maintain a spectacular display. 96 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in • Over 290 colour photos & diagrams • 38,600 words 9781580118026 • Creative Home Owner • Spring 2018

NEW Cacti and Succulents Handbook

GIDEON F. SMITH A user-friendly guide to the selection and successful cultivation of these diverse and fascinating plants. Contains a directory of more than 140 popular species and varieties with colour identification photos. 192 pages • 229 x 178 mm • 9 x 7 in • Colour photos • 47,200 words • 9781620082782 CompanionHouse • Spring 2018

NEW Complete Book of Outdoor DIY Projects

PENNY SWIFT & JANEK SZYMANOWSKI Shows you how to build 35 useful and attractive outdoor features to enhance your garden, using stone, brick, wood or water. The projects include stone paths, garden archways, rustic benches and much more. 208 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in Colour photos & diagrams • 46,700 words 9781580118002 • Creative Home Owner • Rights sold: Ger, Rus • Spring 2018

The Organic Book of Compost

PAULINE PEARS All you need to know about making and using compost. Recycle your kitchen and garden waste to produce rich, fertile soil for growing healthy fruit, vegetables and flowers. 192 pages • 229 x 178 mm • 9 x 7 in • 142 colour photos & b/w illustrations • 32,000 words 9781847734372 • IMM Lifestyle • Rights sold: Swe, Est • Available


COOKING

NEW Make It Easy Cookbook

Cupcake Handbook

Camp Cooking in the Wild

The Paddling Chef, Second Edition

JANE LOVETT Happy home cooking means keeping it simple. This book is packed with more than 100 easy, delicious recipes that emphasize getting most of the work done ahead of time. 192 pages • 255 x 210 mm • 10 x 8.3 in • Colour photos • 46,900 words • 9781504800549 • IMM Lifestyle • Available

MARK SCRIVER, WENDY GRATER & JOANNA BAKER Whether you’re a beginner at camp cooking, wondering how to create a menu and set up a kitchen in the woods, or a more experienced camper looking for new recipe ideas, Camp Cooking can help. 224 pages • 229 x 191 mm • 9 x 7.5 in • Colour photos • 57,000 words • 9781565237155 Heliconia • Available

SUE MCMAHON You’re going to want to bake every cupcake in this cute little book! It offers more than 80 delicious recipes for all occasions, with a myriad of shapes, sizes and toppings to tempt you. 192 pages • 178 x 127 mm • 7 x 5 in • Colour photos • 22,900 words • 9781504800921 • IMM Lifestyle • Rights sold: Da, Swe, Du, Est, Spa Spring 2018

DIAN WEIMER You love to paddle. And you love to eat. Paddler Dian Weimer shows hungry readers how to pack, carry and cook outdoor meals that help make water-borne trips memorable—for all the right reasons. 184 pages • 229 x 152 mm • 9 x 6 in • B/w illustrations • 32,000 words • 9781565237148 Heliconia • Available

Char-Broil Everybody Grills!

EDITORS OF CREATIVE HOMEOWNER For everyone who loves to barbecue and eat outdoors, here are more than 200 easy-to-follow recipes and tips for delicious grilled, barbecued and smoked meats, chicken, seafood and vegetables. 304 pages • 276 x 216 mm • 10.9 x 8.5 in Over 250 colour photos • 52,600 words 9781580112086 • Creative Home Owner Available

The Cook’s Bible of Ingredients

MARGARET BROOKER This visual encyclopedia of 1200 foods and ingredients uses attractive full-colour photographs to present a scrumptious visual gallery of ingredients and food ideas from all over the world. 272 pages • 260 x 201 mm • 10.2 x 7.9 in • Colour photos • 53,700 words • 9781780092461 • IMM Lifestyle • Rights sold: Ch, Est • Available

TRANSPORTATION

NEW Why We Ride

MARK BARNES What makes motorcyclists tick? Motorcycling clinical psychologist Mark Barnes articulates the complex gratifications, relentlessly compelling passions and deeply personal experiences that motivate motorcyclists. 240 pages • 229 x 178 mm • 9 x 7 in • Over 100 colour photos • 87,000 words • 9781620082287 CompanionHouse • Fall 2017

Proficient Motorcycling

DAVID HOUGH Offers new motorcycle riders and road warriors all the advice they need to be prepared for anything when on the road, how to avoid accidents, and how to handle the unexpected. Essential road safety reading. 288 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in • Colour photos • 106,000 words • 9781620081198 CompanionHouse • Rights sold: Ch, Ger, Pol, Rus, Available

Motorcycling the Right Way

KEN CONDON Condon lays out a basic riding course for motorcyclists who are smart enough to acknowledge that ‘you don’t know what you don’t know’. Condon’s method capitalizes on reducing risks and increasing the rider’s skills. 240 pages • 277 x 203 mm • 10.9 x 8 in Colour photos • 80,200 words • 9781620081693 CompanionHouse • Available

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NEW Recreational Kayaking

KEN WHITING Whatever your reasons for an interest in kayaking, this easy-to-read guide makes paddling fun and safe for both new and experienced paddlers looking to broaden their horizons. 192 pages • 203 x 229 mm • 8 x 9 in Colour photos & illustrations • 45,000 words 9781896980423 • Heliconia • Rights sold: Fre Available

Knots You Need to Know

SKILLS INSTITUTE PRESS Rope is an essential tool for boaters, campers, hikers and other outdoor enthusiasts. This guidebook with basic seaman knots and fancy rope work is great for Boy Scouts and boaters alike. 96 pages • 178 x 127 mm • 7 x 5 in Colour photos & diagrams • 14,000 words 9781565235892 • Heliconia Rights sold: Fre Available

True Tales from an Expert Fisherman

JOHN BAILEY John Bailey’s fishing adventures have taken him to some of the most inhospitable places on Earth. This exciting and often humorous collection of stories brilliantly captures the magical, mysterious and addictive nature of fishing 176 pages • 203 x 152 mm • 8 x 6 in • Colour photos • 52,400 words • 9781504800877 • IMM Lifestyle • Spring 2018

NEW Making Wooden Fishing Lures

RICH ROUSSEAU Filled with fish-tested designs as well as carving and painting techniques, this guide provides step-by-step instructions for creating a variety of fresh and saltwater lures, with full-sized carving patterns. 176 pages • 229 x 152 mm • 9 x 6 in Colour photos & diagrams • 29,000 words 9781565234468 • Fox Chapel • Available

Lurecraft

RUSS MOHNEY Make your own lures with with wood, metal and wire to save money and develop a creative hobby. Includes plugs, surface lures and poppers, spinners, jigs, trout and salmon lures, and lures for big water fishing. 304 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in Colour photos & diagrams • 67,000 words 9781565237803 • Heliconia • Available

The New Anatomy for Strength & Fitness Training

MARK VELLA A magnificent visual insight into what happens to your muscles when you exercise, to help you to isolate specific muscle groups and design the most targeted fitness programme possible. 160 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in • Colour illustrations • 40,000 words • 9781504800518 IMM Lifestyle • Rights sold: Ch, Kor, Spa, Rus Fall 2017

TRAVEL

NEW EDITION

London’s Afternoon Teas, Updated Edition

SUSAN COHEN Features 50 of the best places to take tea in London, including classics such as Claridges and the Wolseley. The hippest and most up-to-date source of information for both London residents and tourists alike. 104 pages • 210 x 147 mm • 8.25 x 5.8 in • 50 colour photos • 13,300 words • 9781504800884 IMM Lifestyle • Spring 2018

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101 Weekends in Europe

ROBIN BARTON Discover 101 European cities, chosen for their appeal to the modern traveller and ease of access. The lowdown on culture, shopping, accommodation, sights and food is delivered in witty prose. 160 pages • 246 x 190 mm • 9.7 x 7.6 in • Colour photos • 50,000 words • 9781847730817 • IMM Lifestyle • Rights sold: Ch, Du, Est, Gre, Kor, Pol, Por, Swe • Available

Walking London, Updated Edition

ANDREW DUNCAN London is a walker’s paradise. In 30 original walks, distinguished historian Andrew Duncan reveals the true heart of one of the world’s greatest capital cities. 248 pages • 213 x 150 mm • 8.4 x 5.9 in • Colour photos • 79,000 words • 9781504800181 • IMM Lifestyle • Available


GENERAL REFERENCE

NEW Mind Magic

MARC LEMEZMA Discover how easy it is to trick your audience into thinking that you can read their minds and predict their futures, with 17 tricks that anyone with a little guile and patter can perform. 96 pages • 218 x 160 mm • 8.6 x 6.3 in • 70 b/w illustrations • 30,000 words • 9781504800747 IMM Lifestyle • Spring 2017

The Little Book of Mathematical Principles

ROBERT SOLOMON Provides simple, clear explanations for over 120 principles, equations, paradoxes, laws, and theorems that form the basis of modern mathematics, making serious maths simple and enjoyable. 224 pages • 170 x 140 mm • 6.7 x 5.5 in • B/w diagrams • 70,000 words • 9781504800532 • IMM Lifestyle • Available

Atlas of Empires

PETER DAVIDSON An accessible and informative history of all of the world’s major empires, with the reasons for their rise and decline. Beautifully illustrated with 60 fascinating maps and many illustrations. 240 pages • 254 x 203 mm • 10 x 8 in • Over 100 colour photos • 73,000 words • 9781620082874 CompanionHouse • Rights sold: Cz • Spring 2018

PETS

The Ultimate Guide to Dog Training

TEOTI ANDERSON From selecting the right training equipment and avoiding common first-time owner mistakes to executing the perfect heel cue and solving complicated behaviour issues, this is an indispensable guide for the dog owner. 240 pages • 234 x 183 mm • 9.2 x 7.2 in • 200 colour photos • 86,000 words • 9781621870906 CompanionHouse • Available

The Ultimate Guide to Puppy Care and Training

TRACY LIBBY Beginning with the selection of the puppy from a trustworthy source and its first days at home, this authoritative guide covers all aspects of housetraining, feeding, grooming, obedience lessons and home and veterinary care. 240 pages • 241 x 190 mm • 9.5 x 7.5 in • 200 colour photos • 124,000 words • 9781621870890 CompanionHouse • Available

NEW BKLN Manners

KATE NAITO This book addresses common behaviour concerns of urban and suburban dog owners. BKLN Manners™ offers no-nonsense, easy-to-implement solutions for: B – Barking; K – Knocking people over; L – Leash walking problems; N – Naughty when alone. 224 pages • 229 x 178 mm • 9 x 7 in • Colour photos • 77,000 words • 9781621871255 CompanionHouse • Spring 2018

The Dog Behavior Problem Solver

TEOTI ANDERSON Many of a dog’s problems can be resolved by a caring owner who’s willing to devote a little time to positive training. Find out why dogs do what they do, and how to implement reward-based training. 224 pages • 229 x 178 mm • 9 x 7 in • Colour photos • 83,000 words • 9781621871156 CompanionHouse • Rights sold: Ger • Available

NEW Doggy Desserts

CHERYL GIANFRANCESCO Why not give your beloved dog a special treat? These 100 recipes — ranging from carob peanut butter crunch balls to watermelon dog sherbert — use healthy ingredients, with low-calorie, low-fat options for overweight dogs. 112 pages • 203 x 203 mm • 8 x 8 in • Over 80 colour photos • 16,500 words • 9781621871712 CompanionHouse • Fall 2017

The Original Cat Fancy Cat Bible

SANDY ROBINS This ultimate resource for cat lovers delves deeply into everything feline, from the domestication of cats and the development of pure breeds to anatomy, genetics and advice on all aspects of cat care and ownership. 544 pages • 229 x 178 mm • 9 x 7 in • Colour photos • 263,250 words • 9781933958798 CompanionHouse • Available

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Horse Follow Closely

GAWANI PONY BOY This is GaWaNi Pony Boy’s signature title about the relationship training methods that are steeped in common sense and the age-old wisdom of his Native American ancestors. 144 pages • 274 x 231 mm • 10.8 x 9.1 in Colour photos • 25,000 words • 9781931993890 CompanionHouse • Available

Hollywood Hoofbeats

PETRINE DAY MITCHUM & AUDREY PAVIA The horses that captured the moviegoers’ hearts are the common denominator in this book by Robert Mitchum’s daughter, from the early days of D.W. Griffith’s The Great Train Robbery to Quentin Tarantino’s Django Unchained. 224 pages • 267 x 234 mm • 10.5 x 9.2 in • 100 colour photos & 100 b/w photos • 86,800 words 9781620081334 • CompanionHouse • Available

The Bearded Dragon Manual

PHILIPPE DE VOSJOIL, TERRI SOMMELLA, ROBERT MAILLOUX, SUSAN DONOGHUE & ROGER KLINGENBERG Many believe that the bearded dragon is the best reptile to keep as a pet. This volume offers expert advice for keeping and caring for them, by a team of herpetoculture authorities, vets and specialists. 224 pages • 203 x 203 mm • 8 x 8 in • Colour photos • 57,000 words • 9781620082539 CompanionHouse • Rights sold: Kor • Available

COMPLETE CARE MADE EASY

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HAMSTERS The Ultimate Pocket Pet

The Leopard Gecko Manual - 2nd edition

PHILIPPE DE VOSJOLI, THOMAS MAZORLIG, ROGER KLINGENBERG, RON TREMPER & BRIAN VIETS The expert authors explain why these attractive lizards are so amazingly popular in the pet world, and how to maintain them in top condition. Anatomy, breeding, nutrition, habitat and health issues are all covered. 176 pages • 203 x 203 mm • 8 x 8 in • Colour photos • 43,700 words • 9781620082591 CompanionHouse • Rights sold: Kor • Fall 2017

HAM STE RS

NEW

Virginia Parker Guidry

Complete Care Made Easy: Hamsters

Complete Care Made Easy: Rabbits

The Little Book of Whittling

Whittling Twigs & Branches - 2nd Edition

VIRGINIA PARKER GUIDRY A pocket guide to one of the most popular of children’s pets, the cute little hamster. How to choose one, and practical advice on how to feed, entertain and look after it. 120 pages • 216 x 140 mm • 8.5 x 5.5 in • Colour photos • 9781931993319 • CompanionHouse Available

VIRGINIA PARKER GUIDRY This pocket guide offers practical advice on choosing the right rabbit, and covers housing, safety, food, and the full range of care required to keep your rabbit happy and healthy. 184 pages • 216 x 140 mm • 8.5 x 5.5 in • Colour photos • 9781620081457 • CompanionHouse Available

WOODWORKING

Victorinox Swiss Army Knife Whittling Book

CHRIS LUBKEMANN World-famous whittler Chris Lubkemann shows you how to carve useful and whimsical objects with nothing more than an Original Swiss Army® Knife, a twig, and a few minutes of time. 136 pages • 229 x 153 mm • 9 x 6 in • Colour photos • 21,750 words • 9781565238770 • Fox Chapel • Rights sold: Du, Ger, Spa • Available

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CHRIS LUBKEMANN Unwind and relax as you whittle away time on your porch or under the stars. 18 fun and easy projects include knives, forks, birds, animals, trees, flowers and more. 104 pages • 229 x 153 mm • 10 x 6 in • Colour photos • 20,600 words • 9781565237728 • Fox Chapel • Rights sold: Ch, Est, Rus • Available

CHRIS LUBKEMANN Step-by-step demonstrations on how to carve roosters, herons, pheasants, flowers, trees and letter openers from easy-to-find ordinary twigs and branches using only a pocketknife. 72 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in • Colour photos • 15,300 words • 9781565232365 • Fox Chapel • Available


WOODWORKING

NEW Intarsia Workbook, Revised & Expanded 2nd Edition

Great Book of Wooden Toys

Natural Wooden Toys

Zany Wooden Toys that Whiz, Spin, Pop, and Fly

Pinewood Derby Speed Secrets

Wood Pallet Projects

JUDY GALE ROBERTS, Master intarsia, the art of making picture mosaics in wood, with 15 skill-building projects that can be completed in just a weekend. Learn how to cut, shape and piece your own intarsia masterpieces. 128 pages • 281 x 216 mm • 12 x 8.5 in • Colour photos • 10,000 words • 9781565239241 • Fox Chapel • Spring 2018

BOB GILSDORF Have zany fun making these cool wooden toys, games and even gumball machines that are unexpectedly action-packed. 224 pages • 205 x 204 mm • 9 x 8 in • 450 colour photos • 18,000 words • 9781565233942 • Fox Chapel • Available

NEW Finishing Techniques for Wood Crafters

LORA IRISH Learn how to choose, prepare and apply the perfect finish for your next creative wood project. Includes advice for using primers, acrylics, oils, coloured pencils, watercolours, markers and more. 128 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in • Colour photos • Est 35,000 words • 9781565239296 • Fox Chapel • Spring 2018

NORMAN MARSHALL & BILL JONES Over 50 easy to follow projects for building classic wooden toys, including a Model T car, bulldozer, steam engine, biplane, and many more, each with an exploded illustration and a materials list for fool-proof building. 232 pages • 229 x 191 mm • 9 x 7.5 in • Colour photos • 44,000 words • 9781565234314 • Fox Chapel • Rights sold: Ch • Available

DAVID MEADE Any parent and child can build a successful Pinewood Derby® car with the designs and techniques in this enjoyable book, using ordinary tools. 96 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in • Colour photos • 22,000 words • 9781565232914 • Fox Chapel • Available

ERIN FREUCHTEL-DEARING Step-by-step instructions for making 75 cute and creative wooden toys for children using just a scroll saw, a palm sander and a drill. 184 pages • 204 x 204 mm • 8 x 8 in • 200 colour photos & patterns • 20,000 words 9781565238732 Fox Chapel • Rights sold: Ger, Fre Available

CHRIS GLEASON Millions of pounds of perfectly usable wood are dumped in landfills every year. Find out how to upcycle salvaged pallet wood to create one-of-akind furniture and accessories. 128 pages • 229 x 191 mm • 9 x 7.5 in • 250 colour photos & 12 b/w patterns • 9,000 words 9781565235441 • Fox Chapel • Rights sold: Cz, Ger • Available

NEW Landscape Pyrography Techniques & Projects LORA IRISH Create realistic landscape pyrography burnings with this comprehensive guide. Discover easyto-learn methods for working in layers to obtain stunning results, along with 12 artistic skillbuilding step-by-step projects. 128 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in • Colour photos • 17,000 words • 9781565239319 • Fox Chapel • Spring 2018

Pyrography Workbook

SUE WALTERS All the techniques and instruction you need to create stunning pyrography artwork and build your skills, with three step-by-step projects for beginner, intermediate, and advanced burners. 144 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in • Colour photos • 38,000 words • 9781565232587 • Fox Chapel • Available

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WOODWORKING

Pyrography Basics

LORA IRISH All that aspiring pyrography beginners need is this book and an inexpensive woodburning tool to start adorning wood, gourds, leather, paper and more with beautifully burned images and patterns. 32 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in • Colour photos • 8,400 words • 9781574215052 • Design Originals • Available

Learn to Burn

SIMON EASTON This easy-to-use guidebook offers 15 step-by-step projects for making decorative pyro gifts, using ready-made materials from your local craft store. 96 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in • 200 colour photos • 12,000 words • 9781565237285 • Fox Chapel • Rights sold: Ar, Ger • Available

Woodburning with Style

SIMON EASTON A contemporary twist on woodburning basics. Award-winning artist and pyrographer Simon Easton guides you on a journey of skill-building lessons through nine projects, while encouraging you to develop your own style. 208 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in • Colour photos, diagrams & patterns • 76,000 words 9781565234437 • Fox Chapel • Rights sold: Ger Available

NEW Learn to Turn

BARRY GROSS Written for true beginners, this enjoyable guide teaches you how to select the right lathe and gives basic safety rules and workshop setup, an overview of tools, and the basics of sharpening, sanding and finishing. 128 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in • Over 400 colour photos & diagrams • 32,100 words 9781565237643 • Fox Chapel • Available

Traditional Wooden Handplanes

SCOTT WYNN Learn how to make, modify, restore and use traditional wooden handplanes. Discover the different types, find out how to tune up a new plane, and how to make your own set of planes. 168 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in • Colour photos • 65,600 words • 9781565238879 • Fox Chapel • Spring 2018

Great Book of Woodworking Projects RANDY JOHNSON Expert advice for woodworkers on how to build 50 quick, attractive and functional woodworking projects for all areas of the house, from storage for the kitchen and the outdoors, to furniture and heirlooms. 256 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in • Colour photos • 81,200 words • 9781565235045 • Fox Chapel • Available

METALWORKING

Illustrated Cabinetmaking

BILL HYLTON A complete visual guide to furniture construction. Includes hundreds of clearly-labelled drawings and exploded diagrams that explain everything there is to know about joints, sub-assemblies and furniture design. 384 pages • 280 x 216 mm • 11 x 8.5 in • 1,300 b/w illustrations • 100,000 words • 9781565233690 Fox Chapel • Rights sold: Ch, Rus • Available

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Home Blacksmith

RYAN RIDGWAY Forty easy-to-follow projects show aspiring blacksmiths how to make tools, such as hammers and chisels; farm implements, such as gate latches and hoof picks; and items for home use, including drawer handles and candle holders. 224 pages • 229 x 178 mm • 9 x 7 in • Colour photos • 42,000 words • 9781620082133 CompanionHouse • Available

Back to Shop Class: Metal Working

JOHN KELSEY This basic introduction to metal working covers tools and techniques for projects and repairs around the house, from installing metal rain gutters to repairing ductwork for hot air heating systems. 136 pages • 229 x 190 mm • 9 x 7.5 in • Colour photos and illustrations • 9781565235403 CompanionHouse • Rights sold: Spa • Available


INDEX 101 Weekends in Europe . . . . . . . . 14 40 Projects for Building Your Backyard Homestead . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11 A

Affordable Kitchen Upgrades . . . . . . . 9 Arm Knitting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 Art of the Chicken Coop . . . . . . . . . 11 Atlas of Empires . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15 B

Bearded Dragon Manual, The . . . . . . 16 Beekeeping (Self-Sufficiency Series) . . . 10 Beginner’s Garden . . . . . . . . . . . . 12 Big Book of Weekend Beading . . . . . . 7 BigFoot Goes on Vacation . . . . . . . . . 5 BigFoot Visits the Big Cities of the World �� 5 Birdhouses, Boxes & Feeders . . . . . . . 9 BKLN Manners . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15 Book of Bags, The . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7 Boom! 50 Fantastic Science Experiments �� 4 Breadmaking (Self-Sufficiency Series) . . 10 Building Projects for Backyard Farmers and Home Gardeners . . . . . . . . . 11

Hollywood Hoofbeats . . . . . . . . . . Home Blacksmith . . . . . . . . . . . . . Home Brewing (Self-Sufficiency Series) . Home Gardener’s Annuals . . . . . . . . Home Gardener’s Perennials & Bulbs . . Home Smoking and Curing (SelfSufficiency Series) . . . . . . . . . . . Honey Bee Hobbyist . . . . . . . . . . . Horse Follow Closely . . . . . . . . . . . Houseplant Handbook . . . . . . . . . .

16 18 10 12 12 10 11 16 12

I

Illustrated Cabinetmaking . . . . . . . . 18 Intarsia Workbook . . . . . . . . . . . . 17 J

Just Add Watercolour Flowers . . . . . . 3 Just Add Watercolour Happy Thoughts . . 3 K

Knots You Need to Know . . . . . . . . 14 Krazy Kool Kinetic Sand . . . . . . . . . . 4 L

Cacti and Succulents Handbook . . . . . 12 Camp Cooking in the Wild . . . . . . . . 13 Char-Broil Everybody Grills! . . . . . . . 13 Cheese Making (Self-Sufficiency Series) . 10 Chicken DIY . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11 Christmas Paper Crafting . . . . . . . . . 6 Complete Book of Outdoor DIY Projects 12 Complete Book of Sewing Techniques . . 7 Complete Guide to Bible Journaling . . . 4 Cook’s Bible of Ingredients, The . . . . . 13 Craft Projects for Minecraft® and Pixel Art Fans . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4 Cupcake Handbook . . . . . . . . . . . 13 Cutest Ever Baby Knits . . . . . . . . . . 7

Landscape Pyrography Techniques & Projects . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17 Learn to Burn . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18 Learn to Crochet . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 Learn to Knit . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 Learn to Quilt . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8 Learn to Turn . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18 Let’s Draw Flowers . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 Let’s Get Creative with Markers . . . . . . 3 Leopard Gecko Manual . . . . . . . . . 16 Little Book of Mathematical Principles, The . . . . . . . . . . . . 15 Little Book of Whittling, The . . . . . . . 16 Living off the Grid . . . . . . . . . . . . 11 London’s Afternoon Teas . . . . . . . . . 14 Low Maintenance Vegetable Garden . . 12 Lurecraft . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14

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M

DIY Guide to Painting & Wallpapering . . 9 Dog Behavior Problem Solver, The . . . 15 Doggy Desserts . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15 Easy Pumpkin Carving . . . . . . . . . . . 8

Make It Easy Cookbook . . . . . . . . . Making Wooden Fishing Lures . . . . . . Metal Working . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Mind Magic . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Motorcycling the Right Way . . . . . . .

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Faithful Paper Crafting . . . . . . . . . . 6 Finger Knitting . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7 Finishing Techniques for Wood Crafters 17 Five-Minute Quilt Blocks . . . . . . . . . 8 Foraging for Wild Foods (Self-Sufficiency Series) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10 Friendship Bracelets 101 . . . . . . . . . 4 Friendship Bracelets 102 . . . . . . . . . 4 Friendship Bracelets (All Grown Up) . . . . 7 Fun with Fidget Spinners . . . . . . . . . 4

Natural Home Remedies (Self-Sufficiency Series) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10 Natural Household Cleaning (SelfSufficiency Series) . . . . . . . . . . . 10 Natural Wooden Toys . . . . . . . . . . 17 New Anatomy for Strength & Fitness Training, The . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14 New Guide to Coloring . . . . . . . . . . 4

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E

G

Get Started in Leather Crafting . . . . . . 6 Great Book of Tattoo Designs . . . . . . . 4 Great Book of Wooden Toys . . . . . . . 17 Great Book of Woodworking Projects . . 18 Grow Your Own (Self-Sufficiency Series) . 10 H

Hamsters (Complete Care Made Easy) . . Handmade Soap Book . . . . . . . . . . Hen and the Art of Chicken Maintenance Hen Keeping (Self-Sufficiency Series) . . Herbs and Spices (Self-Sufficiency Series) Hobby Farm Animals . . . . . . . . . . .

16 9 11 10 10 11

13 14 18 15 13

O

Organic Book of Compost, The . . . . . 12 Organic Gardening Techniques . . . . . 12 Original Cat Fancy Cat Bible, The . . . . 15 P

Paddling Chef . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Paracord Outdoor Gear Projects . . . . . Pinewood Derby Speed Secrets . . . . . Preserving (Self-Sufficiency Series) . . . . Proficient Motorcycling . . . . . . . . . . Pyrography Basics . . . . . . . . . . . . Pyrography Workbook . . . . . . . . . .

13 8 17 10 13 18 17

R

Recreational Kayaking . . . . . . . . . . 14 Recycled Wood Pallet DIY . . . . . . . . . 9 S

Self-Sufficiency Series . . . . . . . . . . 10 Sew it Yourself Home Accessories . . . . . 7 Sew Me! Sewing Basics . . . . . . . . . . 7 Soap Making with Natural Ingredients (Self-Sufficiency Series) . . . . . . . . 10 Spinning, Dyeing and Weaving (SelfSufficiency Series) . . . . . . . . . . . 10 Suburban Chicken, The . . . . . . . . . 11 Super Simple Hand Lettering . . . . . . . 6 T

Teach Yourself Henna Tattoo . . . . . . . 9 Totally Awesome Tie-Dye . . . . . . . . . 8 Traditional Wooden Handplanes . . . . . 18 True Tales from an Expert Fisherman . . 14 U

Ultimate Guide: Decks . . . . . . . . . . Ultimate Guide to Dog Training, The . . Ultimate Guide: Home Repair and Improvement . . . . . . . . . . . . . Ultimate Guide to Puppy Care and Training, The . . . . . . . . . . . . .

.9 15 9 15

V

Victorinox Swiss Army Knife Whittling Book . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16 Vintage Stitching Treasury . . . . . . . . . 7 W

Walking London . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14 Whittling Twigs & Branches . . . . . . . 16 Why We Ride . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13 Woodburning with Style . . . . . . . . . 18 Wood, Craft, Love . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9 Wood Pallet Projects . . . . . . . . . . . 17 Z

Zany Wooden Toys that Whiz, Spin, Pop, and Fly . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17

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Rabbits (Complete Care Made Easy) . . . 16 Rag Rugs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8

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