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QUARTO GROUP Apple Press, London. Apple Press has been a publisher of high-quality illustrated lifestyle books for more than 30 years. It maintains a particular emphasis on food, home decoration, craft, beauty, popular reference and gardening. Written by experts and driven by good design and practical content, Apple books will teach you new techniques and inspire you to learn and create. Aurum Press London. Aurum Press publishes an exceptional range of illustrated titles with a focus on popular culture, entertainment, sports, travel and smart thinking. Our distinctive books appeal to enthusiasts all over the world and sell in several languages. Recent successes include Atlas of Improbable Places, Fedegraphica, Tim Burton, The Drone Camera Handbook, and Cosmos: The Infographic Book of Space. We also publish a small, highly curated list of narrative nonfiction titles with bestselling authors Sinclair McKay, Sonia Purnell and Roger Hermiston, as well as new and emerging talents such as Julie Ferry, Nick Baker, Emily Midorikawa and Emma Claire Sweeney. In conjunction with the Daily Telegraph, we have created the bestselling series of Unpublished Letters that began nine years ago with Am I Alone in Thinking…? and continues to be a yearly highlight of our publishing. becker&mayer!, Seattle. becker&mayer! books publishes innovative, licensed and topical books and kits for adults in a wide array of categories, with a particular specialization in the field of Arts & Crafts. Our creations are original, illustrated books put into award-winning formats that integrate paper components, electronics, audio, and other specialty features for enthusiasts of all interests and skill levels. Book Sales has been in the business of publishing and supplying books to wholesalers, mail order companies, and retail stores for over 60 years. Our imprints include Chartwell Books and Crestline Books, and we publish across a wide range of subjects, including history, craft, home reference, puzzles and games, music and music instruction, art instruction, transportation, and more.
Burgess Lea Press, Minneapolis. A traditional trade publisher with an exciting philanthropic difference, Burgess Lea Press specializes in books of high quality from chefs, cooks, restaurants, farms and world travelers passionate about great food and good works. Burgess Lea cookbooks are handsomely designed with beautiful photography and original fine art, but what makes them really special is that all the publisher’s after-tax profits for each book benefit a food-related 501c organization, such as the Edible Schoolyard Project, Wholesome Wave, Stone Barns Center for Food & Agriculture, the Vetri Community Partnership, and Drexel University Culinary Arts and Hospitality. The Newman’s Own Foundation invited BLP to participate in its Philanthropic Enterprise Program, and FarmAid has also recognized our innovative approach to publishing fine books about food while contributing to food access, food literacy and farmland preservation. Cool Springs Press, Minneapolis. Cool Springs Press is a leading publisher of step-by-step how-to books for both DIY gardening and home improvement. Over the past forty years it has been the exclusive publishing home of the bestselling Square Foot (and Metre) Gardening series in addition to many BLACK+DECKER titles. In addition to being a garden reference publisher, Cool Springs Press also publishes many types of gardening books tailored to specific states, regions, and environments across the United States. Creative Publishing International, Boston, North Shore. Creative Publishing international (CPi) is a go-to reference for crafters on core techniques, project instruction, and design inspiration. It focuses on soft crafts and places an emphasis on sewing, quilting, knitting, crochet, beading, and textile arts. CPi offers instruction and patterns for crafters wanting to apply specific techniques and replicate projects. It is built around a program of successful series, including the Singer Sewing brand, the Complete Photo Guides, and the 101 series.
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Epic Ink Books, Seattle. Epic Ink is a new imprint from becker&mayer! The Epic Ink line-up features deluxe, collectible books in customized formats showcasing the hottest properties in movies, music, TV, comics and pop culture. Fair Winds Press, Boston, North Shore. Fair Winds Press was founded in 2001, originally as part of the Rockport Publishing Group. Benefit-oriented and results-driven, Fair Winds offers readers authoritative and accessible content to help them feel, look, and live a healthier life. Whether training for a triathlon, embracing a vegan lifestyle, managing your gluten allergy, raising your family, or re-energizing your sex life, Fair Winds offers help and guidance for living a long, healthy, spiritually and physically wellnourished life. Its books cover a range of practical categories, including nutrition and cookery, fitness, parenting, beauty, treating sickness, mental health, and using new medicine. Fine Wine Editions, London. Originally established as the book publishing arm of the award-winning World of Fine Wine magazine, Fine Wine Editions produces high quality wine books, working with leading wine writers to give unrivalled treatment of a classic region’s producers, vineyards, and vintages. Frances Lincoln, London. Frances Lincoln has been publishing on gardens, heritage, lifestyle and the outdoors since 1977. We also publish stationery in association with a range of UK cultural institutions including Royal Horticultural Society, British Library and British Museum. Frances Lincoln has been part of Quarto since 2011. Global Book Publishing, Brighton. Global produces top-quality illustrated reference works for international markets. Global was established in Sydney, Australia in 1999. In 2014, the business moved to the UK and its extensive backlist is now being refreshed and revised into brilliant new concepts. In addition, work is under way to invest in large and definitive formats for subjects that have a clearly defined and specialist audience.
MEET THE FAMILY Harvard Common Press, Boston, North Shore. Harvard Common Press strives to provide consumers with accessible, engaging content in the culinary, parenting and lifestyle arenas. Working with topic experts, HCP aims to produce award-winning content that capitalizes on both established and developing trends and has an enduring place on consumer bookshelves. Iqon Editions, London was created in 2003 as a boutique imprint specializing in innovative approaches to presenting highly illustrated cultural reference content. Notable successes include the …isms series of books, which have been published in more than 25 languages, and the Art Lovers City Guides. Ivy Press, Brighton. Ivy Press specialises in producing books that take innovative approaches to the subjects that you want to read about. The books are written by experts in their fields and designed to the very highest standards. Ivy Press produces titles that will inspire you, books that will show you how to make things, books that will make your mouth water, books that will inform you, books that will expand your mind, and books that will stimulate you, however much you already know. Its bestselling non-fiction list includes titles on natural history, general reference, popular science, art, craft, design and the internationally acclaimed 30-Second series which has been translated into 30 languages. Jacqui Small, London. Jacqui Small is described by The Bookseller as publishing ‘only perfectly considered and constructed books.’ It works with a wide range of authors who are each experts in their field, publishing books that feature serious content, with superlative design and mouthwatering photography. Whatever the subject, the books are built to last. Topics include interiors, food and drink – including stunning titles centering on authentic ethnic cuisine: Nikkei Cuisine, Saffron Soul and Palestine on a Plate – craft, and flowers and gardening; all with the same commitment to excellence and style. Established award-winning authors are key to the imprint’s success, from interiors guru Kelly Hoppen and global design bestseller Holly Becker, to master chocolatier William Curley and Mich Turner, founder of the Little Venice Cake Company and presenter of ITV’s Britain’s Best Bakery. Recent awards have included: for Classic Koffmann: winner of the Best French Cuisine Book – Gourmand World Cookbook Awards 2016 and for Volcanic Wines: winner in the Drink category – André Simon Food and Drink Book Awards 2016.
Leaping Hare Press, Brighton. Leaping Hare Press creates beautiful books that inspire readers to translate ethical, environmental and spiritual values into practical and meaningful life choices. Leaping Hare Press proudly presents exciting, empowering subjects from expert, heart-driven authors. Motorbooks, Minneapolis. Motorbooks, the world’s leading transportation publisher, celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2015. This distinguished imprint currently publishes books authored and created by the world’s leading transportation writers and photographers, as well as many different titles officially licensed with major partners such as Harley-Davidson, Chevrolet, Ford and Chrysler, in addition to magazines such as Hot Rod and Cycle World. Quad Books, Brighton. Quad offers incredible value and authority in science and popular reference. All Quad Books offer expert authors in their chosen field with full-colour throughout and commissioned artwork from award-winning illustrators. The programme is pitched towards the student, enthusiast and academically-minded audience in the UK/export markets from Quarto’s Brighton office. Quantum Publishing, Brighton. Quantum Publishing originates lifestyle and project books in the areas of healthy living, family reference, craft, self-sufficiency, and mind/ body/spirit for leading international trade publishers. The mission behind each Quantum book is to take the reader on a journey of self-improvement – gaining knowledge, learning new skills or simply being inspired to live well. Renowned for creating high-quality books, Quantum Publishing licenses titles to leading publishers worldwide and its books have been translated into more than 25 languages. Quarry Books, Boston, North Shore. An offshoot of Rockport Publishers, Quarry Books was started in 1997 to extend Rockport Publishers’ business to a nonprofessional audience. Dedicated to providing instruction and inspiration to creative makers everywhere, Quarry Books offers authoritative, beautifully designed and illustrated inspiration and reference books for a wide range of enthusiasts including artists, illustrators, crafters, and cooks on subjects ranging from beekeeping and bread making to dog training and doll making. Quarto Innovation – the business development arm of the Quarto Group – develops innovative ways of selling Quarto’s rich resource of content, brands and
expertise beyond our growing co-edition and publishing businesses, finding more channels and customers to serve. We work with publishing and non-publishing partners, brands and organisations around the world helping them further and promote their business across a wide range of content areas. Quarto Press launched in 2016 to coincide with Quarto’s 40th birthday. Appealing to all those creative makers and doers, the upcoming artisan crafts series is a celebration of heritage crafts presented in a fresh, contemporary and clear style covering subjects such as wood carving, leather work and loom weaving. Quarto Publishing – the original co-edition list in The Quarto Group – produces illustrated books with a well-deserved reputation for style and quality. The main focus of its list is art instruction and crafts, although Quarto publishes into many other illustrated categories, including cookery, music, history, gardening, lifestyle, and reference. Quarto books are licensed all over the world, with bestselling titles available in more than 20 languages. Quarto Press is a sub-imprint of this imprint. Quid Publishing, Brighton. Quid produces illustrated coedition titles across a wide range of categories, from history to gardening and popular science to visual arts. With a strong emphasis on design and authentic content, Quid delivers highquality books that blend original concepts with strong commercial appeal to leading publishers worldwide. Quintessence, London. Founded in 2006, Quintessence specialises in substantial works of cultural reference, the bedrock of which is the best-selling series, 1001… Before You Die. This boasts over 30 titles that cover all areas of popular culture and traditional reference, from songs and albums, to ideas and inventions. The very first title in the series was 1001 Movies to See Before You Die, which has now sold more than 1.5 million copies worldwide. Quintessence also creates many other innovative and creative reference books and series, including the Whole Story series and numerous titles on the visual arts. Quintet Publishing, Brighton. Quintet has been publishing beautiful, high quality books on an international co-edition basis since 1984. With stunning photography, illustrations and innovative content, it is at the forefront of illustrative non-fiction publishing. Quintet is known for producing bestsellers and multi-million-copy selling
MEET THE FAMILY series, such as the 500s, in more than 30 languages. In addition to its long-standing culinary list, Quintet also publishes titles across the lifestyle genre, including crafts and popular culture. Its hugely successful Minecraft and LEGO series are trend leaders in the mass market, and with new titles still being added, they are popular as ever. A History of the World in 500 Walks is the start of an exciting new travel list which is growing with titles like The Bucket List. Quintet continually looks for new ways to grow its contemporary adult activity list, from its exciting new Stickertopia series to its unique 3D colouring books. Race Point Publishing, NYC. Race Point Publishing is dedicated to publishing high-quality illustrated books that provide authoritative content on a broad range of subjects, from cooking and art instruction to pop culture and science. Our books are for the curious-minded who love to learn and discover new things. We strive to produce books with talented authors and artists, experts who can deliver content in a clear, concise, and innovative way. Rock Point Gift & Stationery, NYC. Rock Point publishes creative product, including gift books, kits, and calendars. Whether you are looking to draw calligraphy animals, fold traditional origami with a kit that includes an instruction book and beautiful papers, or record memories in a gorgeous guest book, Rock Point delivers content in an inspired and innovative way through a range of formats with broad appeal. Rockport Publishers, Boston, North Shore. Rockport Publishers was founded in 1984 and became part of the Quarto Group six years later. Looking for the latest in design industry trends or graphic art reference? There’s a book for that at Rockport Publishers. Rockport creates beautifully illustrated source books for professional designers and artisans of all types. Rockport’s books present the best in design work from around the world and bring readers inside the world’s most talented design and art studios to see how the work gets done and the inspiration that lies behind each finished piece. RotoVision, Brighton. RotoVision makes beautifully produced books that instruct and inspire artists around the world. Written by some of the most talented and renowned creatives in the field, our portfolio reaches a diverse audience of illustrators, designers, painters, sketchers and photographers. Originally founded in Switzerland, RotoVision joined The Quarto Group in 1989 and is
now based in Brighton. Our books are characterised by unique formats and high production values such as the widely successful postcard-sized art inspiration series that started with Freehand. We also continue to produce a bestselling series of hair and beauty books for the co-edition market that has sold in 17 languages and 21 countries. Seagrass Press, California. Like the biome that inspired its name, the books published by Seagrass Press will nurture young readers as they grow. Children will learn about themselves and the fascinating world around them through entertaining stories, engaging nonfiction, and enchanting poetry. Voyageur Press, Minneapolis. Voyageur Press, a publisher with a deep and storied history in the American Upper Midwest, publishes bestselling books in five key areas: self-sufficiency, beer and spirits, regional American cooking, popular science, and music. This diversity is Voyageur’s strength and its titles enrich and educate its readers on such varied subjects such as raising chickens on one’s farm, exploring the rise of the craft beer movement in America, and learning about the history and techniques behind some of America’s up-and-coming chefs. Walter Foster, California Group, Lake Forest. Walter Foster Publishing is one of the most recognized names in art instruction. The timeless drawing and painting techniques found in Walter Foster titles have helped people around the world discover their artistic talents. From traditional pencil sketching and acrylic, oil, and watercolour painting, to mixed media, hand lettering, and DIY crafting – Walter Foster Publishing has developed a full library of titles for the modern artist. Wellfleet Press, NYC. Wellfleet Press publishes high-quality illustrated books for the price-conscious consumer, with retail prices ranging from $15 to $30. We focus primarily on practical reference titles with hardworking, original, and expert content in a variety of subjects, from mind, body, and spirit to puzzles, games, and trivia. Wellfleet also publishes illustrated editions of classic texts, bringing back important works designed to appeal to the modern reader.
Q Partners – Publishers distributed by Quarto Natural History Museum, London. Natural History Museum Publishing produces highquality, fully illustrated books about the natural world. Written by experts and sold throughout the world, our diverse range includes popular science titles, authoritative reference books, beautiful natural history art, award-winning photography and exciting ideas for children. Our books are inspired by the Museum’s pioneering scientific work, exciting exhibitions and unrivalled collections. The Natural History Museum in London is a world-class visitor attraction and leading science research centre. It is home to one of the largest and most important natural history collections in the world, with more than 80 million specimens. The Library of the Natural History Museum also holds over half a million artworks, comprising one of Britain’s biggest art collections. Exisle Publishing, Wolombi, Australia. Proudly independent, Exisle Publishing is owned by Gareth St John Thomas, the son of the David & Charles founder David St John Thomas. Exisle been publishing books with passion and purpose for 22 years. A global operation, Exisle publishes non-fiction books, written by experts in language that is easily accessible and inspirational. Exisle produces the kinds of books that the very big publishers do not. More concerned about long-lasting quality and ongoing relevance than flash-in-the-pan trends, Exisle’s list includes books that remain strong sellers for many years and deliver reliable income to all concerned well beyond the initial release dates. Our authors are, of course, all completely different, but what they have in common is authenticity, genuine knowledge and vivid enthusiasm, enriching their readers’ lives with unique, individual stories and ideas. With a strong presence in the UK, Canada, the USA, and key people in Australia and New Zealand, Exisle’s books are often translated into myriad languages and sold throughout the world. Connell, Chippenham. In founding The Week, Jolyon Connell sought to simplify and explain the world, providing context and clarity to complex issues. Now, in this new series, All You Need to Know… he has brought together an impressive range of authors to clearly explain a myriad of subjects. From History to Religion, Politics to Literary Studies, this series cuts through the noise and gives you the big picture, in a concise, digestible manner.
HEALTHY FOOD/DESSERTS February 2018
THE LOW-FODMAP 6-WEEK PLAN AND COOKBOOK A Step-by-step Program of Recipes, Meal Plans, and Strategies for Managing IBS and Banishing Digestive Discomfort Suzanne Perazzini A 6-week plan/workbook with recipes, meal plans, and strategies for transitioning to a Low-FODMAP diet.
Fair Winds Press 9781592337897 ÂŁ16.99/$24.99 US/$32.99 CAN 235 x 191 mm, 224 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World Cooking/Health & Healing/Allergy
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is at epidemic levels. Moreover, it is a debilitating condition that leaves its sufferers unable to enjoy many of the normal activities of life. However, the Low-FODMAP diet is promising real relief to those who suffer from IBS and other related digestive disorders. In-depth research studies have proven that the diet dramatically decreases the symptoms in 75% of IBS sufferers. The Low-FODMAP 6-Week Plan and Cookbook gives readers a step-by-step plan for integrating the LowFODMAP diet as well as lifestyle changes which will support the diet over the long term. Each week will include worksheets, meal plans and associated recipes and diary pages to track symptoms and successfully identify trigger foods.
THE ART OF MAKING GELATO More Than 60 Flavors to Make at Home Morgan Morano
Make even more delicious treats with the newly updated The Art of Making Gelato.
Race Point Publishing 9781631065132 ÂŁ12.99/$19.99 US/$25.99 CAN 254 x 203 mm, 192 pages, Trade Paperback 200 colour photographs Rights: World Cooking/Courses & Dishes/Ice Cream, Ices, etc.
Newly updated with brand-new recipes, this all-inone guide to making gelato and sorbetto at home is loaded with over 60 delicious recipes that can be made in any normal ice cream maker. The Art of Making Gelato makes it easy to whip up the silkiest, smoothest treats with flavors ranging from citrus cream and cinnamon, to unique tastes like olive oil and avocado. Home cooks will amaze their guests with these tasty and surprisingly better-for-you desserts. Every recipe comes with clear instructions, and is made with accessible ingredients found in any grocery store.
JAPANESE COOKING April 2018
ROBATA Healthy Japanese Home Grilling Silla Bjerrum A comprehensive cookbook that covers all you need to know about the methods and traditions of Japanese slow grilling, otherwise known as ‘robata’.
Jacqui Small 9781911127345 £25.00/$35.00 US/$47.99 CAN 250 x 191 mm, 240 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World Cooking/Regional & Ethnic/Japanese
‘Robata’ means ‘fireside cooking’ and takes its name from a type of charcoal grill commonly used in Japan to cook skewered morsels of fish, shellfish, meat and seasonal vegetables. Discover mouthwatering recipes for classic yakitori (chicken) and traditional Japanese meat, fish and vegetable robata. Silla Bjerrum fell in love with sushi while working at Chelsea’s boutique sushi bar, Nippon Tuk. Silla immediately showed a flair and affinity for the novel cuisine and proceeded to spend several months in the sushi capital Tokyo to hone her skills. Silla co-founded Feng Sushi as a more environmentally sound sushi outlet. On behalf of Feng Sushi, Silla has been awarded the City of London Prize for Sustainability in 2011 and again in 2012 and the SRA’s (Sustainable Restaurant Association) Prize for Innovation. Silla is a keen sushi teacher and is a permanent staff member at the excellent Billingsgate Seafood Training School delivering a very popular sushi course on a regular basis. She also teaches regularly at Richard Bertinet’s The Bertinet Kitchen, Divertimenti and Leith’s School of Food and Wine.
BAKING April 2018
THE NATURAL BAKER Real and Delicious Wholefood Baking Henrietta Inman Bringing the author’s stunning eye for detail and pâtisserie expertise to bear, this gorgeous cookbook will offer approximately 80 baking recipes – sweet and savoury – using natural, wholesome and wholegrain ingredients.
Jacqui Small 9781911127307 £20.00/$29.99 US/$38.99 CAN 250 x 191 mm, 176 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World Cooking/Methods/Baking
From the author of Clean Cakes, trained pâtisserie chef Henrietta Inman, this is a beautifully-designed book that will appeal to bakers of all ages. While some of her recipes are gluten-free, refined sugar-free and/or dairy/free, this book focuses on the natural goodness of the ingredients Henrietta chooses and offers a naturally healthier option to most baking books. This cookbook comprises approachable, delicious and natural recipes, which deliver on flavour but are also easy to follow. Furthermore, they are recipes that will nourish us as they are packed full of healthy, natural ingredients. Fresh produce, seasonal heritage fruit and vegetables will be given the chance to sing rather than being masked by too much sugar. The end results will taste amazing and do you good too! Henrietta Inman is the author of Clean Cakes, also published by Jacqui Small. She runs her own company, Henrietta Inman, from her home in East London. Her Instagram account attracts over 12,000 followers from around the world and is growing all the time. She is very well connected in the London food scene.
ALSO AVAILABLE CLEAN CAKES 9781910254387 • £20.00
REGIONAL January 2018
THE ULTIMATE TORTILLA PRESS COOKBOOK Recipes for All Kinds of Make-Your-Own Tortillas and for Burritos, Enchiladas, Quesadillas, Tacos, and More That Use Them Dotty Griffith
Harvard Common Press 9780760354889 £16.99/$24.99 US/$32.99 CAN 216 x 191 mm, 208 pages, Trade Paperback 100 colour photographs Rights: World Cooking/Methods/Special Appliances
The essential companion for anyone who owns a tortilla press or enjoys making all kinds of tortillas from scratch. Tortilla presses are a popular kitchen tool, and this book gives owners all the recipes and guidance they’ll need.
NORTHERN HOSPITALITY WITH THE PORTLAND HUNT + ALPINE CLUB Craft Cocktails, Scandinavian Food, Portland Culture
Andrew and Briana Volk welcome people into their restaurant like it’s their home. You might have a drink, such as In the Pines or the Norseman, and try food inspired by both Portland and Scandinavia: smorgasbords of smoked fish, cheese, and housemade cider pickles. Andrew shares more than just recipes in Northern Hospitality: celebrate the seasons with warmth, fun, and a sense of wonder!
Andrew Volk and Briana Volk
Voyageur Press 9780760357934 £19.99/$30.00 US/$39.00 CAN 245 x 210 mm, 208 pages, Paper Over Board 100 colour photographs Rights: World Cooking/Regional & Ethnic/American/New England
COOKERY January 2018
FOODIMENTARY Celebrating 365 Food Holidays with Classic Recipes Created by John-Bryan Hopkins, Foodimentary.com is the enormously popular website dedicated to food holidays and food facts, one for each day of the year. Foodimentary translates the famous website and its corresponding socialmedia success into a one-volume book which presents recipes to many classic, all-American dishes. Accompanied with Hopkins fun food facts and gorgeous illustrations, Foodimentary is sure to satisfy both the eyes and taste buds!
Wellfleet Press 9781577151531 £17.99/$28.00 US/$37.00 CAN 203 x 203 mm, 352 pages, Paper Over Board 300 colour illustrations & 50 black and white photographs Rights: World Cooking/History
April 2018 25 ESSENTIALS
TECHNIQUES FOR WOOD-FIRED OVENS 25 Recipes; 25 Photographs A. Cort Sinnes
25 Essentials: Techniques for Wood-Fired Ovens is a handy book that unlocks the secrets of a popular but tricky-to-use appliance, pairing 25 techniques with 25 recipes that illustrate them. This is a reliable and useful primer for new owners of woodfired ovens.
Harvard Common Press 9781558328853 £10.99/$16.99 US/$21.99 CAN 203 x 203 mm, 128 pages, Paper Over Board 25 colour photographs Rights: World Cooking/Methods/General
FIRST TIME CAKE DECORATING The Absolute Beginner’s Guide Autumn Carpenter
Learning how to decorate cakes has never been simpler! An absolute beginner’s guide that teaches readers step-by-step how to decorate beautiful cakes. With renowned confectionery artist Autumn Carpenter’s guidance in First Time Cake Decorating, your goal is within reach.
Creative Publishing international 9781589239616 £12.99/$19.99 US/$25.99 CAN 279 x 216 mm, 128 pages, Trade Paperback 250 colour photographs Rights: World Cooking/Courses & Dishes/Cakes
COOKERY April 2018
THE COOK’S KITCHEN Traditional Culinary Skills, from Bread-making and Dairy to Preserving and Curing Alison Walker
This comprehensive guide covers all aspects of the cook’s kitchen, from the simple pleasures of baking bread and cakes, to curing, dairymaking, bottling, potting and preserving. These days, many cooks are seeking out the techniques their grandmothers took for granted, and realising that patient preparation and tantalizing anticipation can make homeproduced delicacies taste even better.
Jacqui Small 9781911127666 £20.00/$30.00 US/$38.99 CAN 250 x 191 mm, 192 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World Cooking/Courses & Dishes/General
POWER BLENDER REVOLUTION More Than 300 Healthy and Amazing Recipes That Unlock the Full Potential of Your Vitamix®, Blendtec®, Ninja®, NutriBullet®, or Other High-Speed, High-Power Blender Harvard Common Press Vanessa Simkins
9781558328884 £16.99/$24.99 US/$32.99 CAN 235 x 191 mm, 336 pages, Trade Paperback 80 colour photographs Rights: World Cooking/Methods/Special Appliances
This is the first general cookbook for power blender owners who want to get the most use and pleasure from their purchase. Covers smoothies, juices, sauces, dips, meat dishes, and desserts.
THIS OLD GAL’S PRESSURE COOKER COOKBOOK Nearly 100 Satisfying Recipes for Your Instant Pot, Pressure Cooker, and Slow Cooker Jill Selkowitz
Easy and delicious recipes for your Instant Pot, pressure cooker, and slow cooker! Do you have a new pressure cooker you’re too scared to use? Now you can use your Instant Pot, pressure cooker, and slow cooker with ease and confidence! This Old Gal is a delicious family food blog where you can find simple, well-crafted recipes for your pressure cooker. Every single recipe has been taste-tested and family approved!
Race Point Publishing 9781631064883 £16.99/$25.00 US/$33.00 CAN 254 x 203 mm, 176 pages, Hardcover Book 60 colour photographs Rights: World Cooking/Methods/Special Appliances
COOKERY June 2018
MODERN PRESSURE CANNING Recipes and Techniques for Today’s Home Canner Amelia Jeanroy
Everything the home canner needs to know to use a pressure canner safely and effectively.Whether you’re looking for tried and true recipes, or instructions for safely using your pressure canner, you’ve come to the right place! Modern Pressure Canning is a onestop resource for safely and deliciously preserving your vegetables, fruit, meat, and more.
Voyageur Press 9780760352106 £16.99/$24.99 US/$32.99 CAN 254 x 203 mm, 192 pages, Trade Paperback 100 colour photographs Rights: Worldwide Distribution Cooking/Methods/Canning & Preserving
THE SLOW COOKER BABY FOOD COOKBOOK 125 Recipes for Low-fuss, High-nutrition, All-natural, and Way Better Than Store-bought Purees, Cereals, and Finger Foods Maggie Meade Make your own baby food at home and make sure it’s healthy, safe, and always ready to eat! The Slow Cooker Baby Food Cookbook features 125 baby food recipes. You don’t eat all of your food out of jars, why should your baby? This book shows you how to make your own baby food from natural, safe ingredients with flavors you know your baby will love.
Harvard Common Press 9781558329089 £16.99/$24.99 US/$32.99 CAN 191 x 235 mm, 224 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World Cooking/Baby Food
BUDDHA BOWLS 100 Calming and Nourishing One-Bowl Meals Kelli Foster
This is the only book on the immensely popular and very healthy one-dish meals known as Buddha bowls, at once inspired by traditional Chinese medicine yet thoroughly modern. The definitive book on these flavourful and soulful one-bowl meals.
Harvard Common Press 9781558329157 £14.99/$22.99 US/$29.99 CAN 220 x 200 mm, 160 pages, Hardcover Book 60 colour photographs Rights: World Cooking/Courses & Dishes/General
VEGETARIAN March 2018
PLANTS TASTE BETTER Over 70 Mouthwatering Vegan Recipes to Celebrate the Mighty Plant Richard Buckley Plants Taste Better is a plant-based recipe book that pushes the envelope in terms of showing you what you can accomplish in your kitchen when you combine centre-staging vegetables alongside a deeper understanding of the techniques required to make the ingredients shine.
Jacqui Small 9781911127321 £25.00/$35.00 US/$47.99 CAN 250 x 210 mm, 224 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World Cooking/Vegetarian
Cooking plants is a uniquely different art from cooking meat or fish – it requires not only a solid grounding in traditional cooking techniques, but also a deeper understanding of new techniques specific to plant-based cookery. Current vegan cookbooks rarely, if ever, delve into the type of sophisticated cuisine that is available in cookbooks with meat and fish dishes. Plants Taste Better addresses this twofold: by introducing the reader to seventy stunning recipes that take vegetable cooking to a new level and concomitantly sharing with them an understanding of how to cook – by highlighting specific techniques in each recipe – that will enhance their cooking prowess across the board. This engaging and gorgeously designed cookbook will teach the home cook how to use some of the best and most useful techniques – all explained in an extremely accessible way, with recipes designed for home cooking alongside ones especially adapted from the author’s award-winning kitchen. Richard Buckley is chef-proprietor of the awardwinning and Good Food Guide-listed Acorn Vegetarian Kitchen in Bath. Placing vegetables at the centre of the plate, the restaurant is frequently mentioned as amongst the UK and the world’s top vegetarian eateries. Richard was raised a vegetarian and, after graduating with a degree in English Literature, he set about studying vegetable cookery whilst working in a series of top vegetarian restaurants. This culminated in his five-year role as head chef for Demuth’s Restaurant where he developed and refined his plantcentric cooking style. He has a passion for sharing the knowledge and techniques that he has learnt and developed in order to increase the general standard of vegan cookery across the country.
VEGETARIAN/VEGAN March 2018
VEGGIE BURGER ATELIER Extraordinary Recipes for Nourishing Plant-Based Patties, Plus Buns, Condiments, and Sweets Nina Olsson Burger Atelier provides a completely new take on veggie burgers, and features extraordinary veggie burgers inspired by the flavors of the world. The days of rubbery ‘burgers’ engineered to mimic beef for the non-meat-eating are over. Using a vast arsenal of ingredients and techniques inspired by global flavors and traditions, Nourish Atelier’s Nina Olsson is here to disrupt your assumptions of what a burger can be.
Quarry Books 9781631593482 £16.99/$24.99 US/$32.99 CAN 254 x 203 mm, 160 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World Cooking/Vegetarian
VEGAN PRESSURE COOKING – REVISED AND EXPANDED More than 100 Delicious Grain, Bean, and One-Pot Recipes Using a Traditional or Electric Pressure Cooker or Instant Pot® JL Fields This revised and expanded edition of the classic Vegan Pressure Cooking includes 32 pages of new content, including new recipes, photographs, and information on how to use any traditional or electric pressure cooker, or multicooker. Say goodbye to long cooking and preparation times: you can cook filling, nutritious meals in under an hour and with little mess or cleanup!
Fair Winds Press 9781631594212 £14.99/$22.99 US/$29.99 CAN 235 x 191 mm, 208 pages, Trade Paperback 55 colour photographs Rights: World Cooking/Vegan
STUFFED! The Art of the Vegetable Boat Marlena Kur
Looking for creative and delicious ways to eat your vegetables? Now you can eat an array of colourful foods, eliminate cooking with tons of dishes and bowls, and get on board a hot new trend: the veggie boat! Vegetable and fruit boats are a delicious and nutritious vessel for your meals. Stuffed! shows you how to stuff your favorite foods into a variety of fruits and veggies. Enjoy filling meals, knowing that there is no waste!
Race Point Publishing 9781631064630 £16.99/$25.00 US/$33.00 CAN 241 x 216 mm, 176 pages, Hardcover Book 75 colour photographs Rights: World Cooking/Specific Ingredients/Vegetables
DRINKS February 2018
THE HERBALL’S GUIDE TO PLANTS, POTIONS & CONTEMPORARY ALCHEMY A Compendium of Botanical Fusions to Energise, Cleanse, Restore, Boost Sleep and Lift the Heart Michael Isted
Jacqui Small 9781847809278 £20.00/$29.99 US/$38.99 CAN 250 x 191 mm, 192 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World Cooking/Beverages/NonAlcoholic
This collection of recipes are natural, non-alcoholic stimulants and tranquilisers to improve awareness, aid sleep, and everything in between. The perfect book for global foragers, fermenters, and those fascinated by the healing power of herbs. Isted has cornered the fashion world’s desire to heal themselves naturally – with clients including Missoni and Jimmy Choo – and now brings his delectable potions to a wider audience. This is no rarefied guide; using common plants such as dandelions and nettles, Isted reveals the history and practical processes of fermenting, cold-brewing and blending at home, accompanied by beautiful 18th century botanical drawings. Most importantly, 60 amazingly delicious and non-alcoholic recipes teach the secrets of love elixirs, sleeping draughts or brain boosters, among many others. Michael draws on his specialist knowledge of worldwide plants to match each to a desired effect. A seasonal guide shows when and how to harvest plants to use and how they can give you different qualities throughout the year, wherever you live, while Michael touches on ancient practices of harvesting by the Sun or Moon, depending on what is needed from a potion. Whether you’re an active forager, looking for a healthier way to live more in tune with the elements, or want to try your hand at making drinks from the plants that surround you, this is the book for you. Michael Isted has a background as a drinks specialist and is also a trained phytotherapist (BSc Hons) and nutritionist. He has designed drinks and showcased products internationally, including collaborations with The Savoy, Missoni and Jimmy Choo. Combining his passion of beverages with his knowledge and understanding of plants, Michael created The Herball in 2012 to promote and celebrate the many ways in which we can integrate plants to invigorate and enrich our lives. He works closely with a number of small organic growers and producers throughout the world to produce and sell authentic, artisanal plantbased products, such as infusions, aromatic waters, spices, extracts and oils.
DRINKS March 2018
BOTANY AT THE BAR The Art and Science of Making Bitters Selena Ahmed, Ashley Duval and Rachel Meyer A bitters-making handbook with a beautiful, botanical difference – three scientists present the back-stories and exciting ﬂavours of plants from around the globe, in a range of tasty, healthy tinctures.
Leaping Hare Press 9781782405603 £14.99 209 x 156 mm, 176 pages, Hardcover Book 250 pictures Rights: English World exc. US & Canada Cooking/Beverages/General
Botanists Selena Ahmed, Ashley Duval and Rachel Meyer from the New York-based craft bitters-making company, Shoots & Roots Bitters, take us on an enlightening trip throughout the plant world as they share their unique expertise on the ecology, cultural practices, and medicinal properties just waiting to be discovered at the bottom of your glass. Notes on the origins of bitters, the science of taste and phytochemistry are followed by a neat guide on how to extract and make herbal infusions at home. Add enlightening plant profiles with a mix of unique botanical drink recipes, and this is a truly fascinating experiential insight into the vital meaning of biodiversity today. The three botanists, Selena Ahmed, Ashley Duval and Rachel Meyer, met during graduate studies at the New York Botanical Garden and founded Shoots & Roots Bitters, a craft bitters-making company based in New York City. Shoots & Roots Bitters hosts workshops and lectures across NYC and beyond in the authors’ mission to engage everyone with the world of botany.
DRINKS May 2018
THE BREW YOUR OWN BIG BOOK OF CLONE RECIPES More Than 300 Recipes from Your Favorite Breweries Brew Your Own The next time you brew, brew your favorite beer: this book contains 300+ commercial clone recipes, from the classics to today’s hottest ales and lagers.
Voyageur Press 9780760357866 £16.99/$24.99 US/$32.99 CAN 254 x 203 mm, 256 pages, Trade Paperback 32 colour photographs Rights: World Cooking/Beverages/Alcoholic/Beer
For more than two decades, America’s homebrewers have turned to Brew Your Own magazine for the best information on making incredible beer at home. Now, for the first time, more than 300 of their best clone recipes are coming together in one book. Inside you’ll find dozens of IPAs, stouts, and lagers, easily searchable by style. The collection includes both classics and newer recipes from some of the best brewers in America. To make it a complete collection, it also includes overseas favorites (German, Belgian, and British) and a handful of macro must-haves (think Guinness Stout). Whether you’re looking to brew an exact replica of a favorite or get some inspiration from the greats, this book is your new brewday planner.
DRINKING LIKE LADIES Dismantling the Patriarchy One Classic Cocktail at a Time; Includes Toasts to Extraordinary Women in History Misty Kalkofen and Kirsten Amann Drinking Like Ladies is dedicated to preserving classic cocktails from pre-Prohibition and beyond, while celebrating the often forgotten forebroads who sipped them.
Quarry Books 9781631594182 £12.99/$19.99 US/$25.99 CAN 195 x 145 mm, 160 pages, Trade Paperback 100 colour photographs Rights: World Cooking/Beverages/Alcoholic/General
Acclaimed bartenders Kirsten Amann and Misty Kalkofen have scoured the globe collecting recipesoften from equally acclaimed female bartenderspairing each tipple with a toast to a trailblazing lady. From gin to whiskey, tequila to punch, Drinking Like Ladies has a twist and a toast for every tippler, whatever your base spirit.
ART/CERAMICS February 2018
GUSTAV KLIMT AT HOME Patrick Bade
Gustav Klimt at Home explores the influence of Vienna and other places Klimt travelled to and called home on his life and work. Fully illustrated, the book features paintings, archive imagery and photographs of the surrounding city and landscape to provide an insight into how the people and places of Klimt’s life relate to his work.
Frances Lincoln 9780711239098 £25.00/$35.00 US/$45.00 CAN 260 x 225 mm, 176 pages, Hardcover Book Full-colour integrated Rights: World Art/Individual Artists/Monographs
ALSO AVAILABLE FRIDA KAHLO AT HOME 9780711237322 • £25.00 GEORGIA O’KEEFFE AT HOME 9780711239036 • £25.00
THOMAS HENNELL The Last English Watercolourist Jessica Kilburn
A fully-illustrated account of the fascinating life and work of artist, illustrator, and author Thomas Hennell. Born in 1903 and one of the three Official War Artists to die during the Second World War, Hennell was highly regarded as an artist and author but struggled with serious mental illness and was hospitalised from 1932 to 1935. Upon his release, he wrote a remarkable illustrated account, The Witness, published in 1938.
Frances Lincoln 9780711235397 £40.00/$55.00 US/$72.00 CAN 276 x 235 mm, 208 pages, Hardcover Book 120 colour and black and white illustrations Rights: World Art/Individual Artists/Monographs
MASTERING HAND BUILDING Techniques, Tips, and Tricks for Slabs, Coils, and More Sunshine Cobb
Mastering Hand Building teaches everything you need to know about building with clay by hand, from the basics of coils and slabs through more complex form design. From pinch pots to coiled boxes to soft slab tableware, mastering hand building is a lifelong pursuit.
Voyageur Press 9780760352731 £19.99/$30.00 US/$39.00 CAN 254 x 203 mm, 208 pages, Paper Over Board 400 colour photographs Rights: World Crafts & Hobbies/Pottery & Ceramics
DESIGN January 2018 LEARN IN 15 MINUTES
CALLIGRAPHY 15 Exercises, 15 Techniques, 15 Variations William Paterson Learn beautiful, modern calligraphy from YouTuber and lettering guru Will Paterson through a series of simple and inspirational 15-minute long tutorials.
RotoVision 9782888933496 £9.99 127 x 178 mm, 208 pages, FlexiBind Full-colour Rights: World exc. US & Canada Art/Techniques/Calligraphy
The self-education trend is booming and more adults than ever are teaching themselves core art and design skills. This Learn in 15 Minutes book is the perfect companion for these curious souls; breaking each skill down into 45 bite-sized tutorials so that you can hone your abilities without a huge daily investment of time. Paired with beautiful inspirational examples of modern calligraphy at it’s best, this book comes in a handy, dip-in-and-out format, packing more than 12 hours of teaching into simple and succinct 15-minute long tutorials.
DESIGN SCHOOL: LAYOUT A Practical Guide for Students and Designers Richard Poulin Design School: Layout is a guide for students, recent graduates, and self-taught designers, provides a comprehensive introduction to creating and changing layouts, a crucially important skill in graphic design.
Rockport Publishers 9781631593192 £16.99/$24.99 US/$32.99 CAN 226 x 170 mm, 224 pages, Paper Over Board 200 colour photographs Rights: World Design/Graphic Arts/Commercial & Corporate
You’ll get in-depth analysis of all the major areas of theory and practice used by experienced professional designers. Each section is interspersed with tests designed to help you retain the information you’ve covered in the preceding spreads, plus included support files in popular design software formats let you test yourself with real-world scenarios. This in-depth guide avoids the temptation to stray into other areas of design technique, preferring to cover the essential skills of the professional typographer in the detail required to arm you with the knowledge needed for a successful start to your chosen career.
DESIGN November 2017
THE ESSENTIAL PRINCIPLES OF GRAPHIC DESIGN Debbie Millman
RE V I E DI T S E D ION
Rotovision 9782888933465 £14.99 220 x 170 mm, 256 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World exc. US & Canada Design/Graphic Arts/General
The Essential Principles of Graphic Design is a one-stop resource for students and beginners – a primer on the rich variety of opportunities available to designers working today, and an entertaining foundation course. Structured around three progressive sections, it provides a thorough grounding in designing and producing original work. Engaging essays and case studies from a roll-call of big name designers cover all areas of graphic design.
LETTERFORMS The Design of Type, Past to Future Timothy Samara
Rockport Publishers 9781631594731 £16.99/$24.99 US/$32.99 CAN 250 x 250 mm, 232 pages, Trade Paperback 250 colour photographs Rights: World Design/Graphic Arts/Typography
Designer, author and educator Timothy Samara is a world authority on type and graphic design. His true focus in this book is conveying the essentials of type design to practitioners, and thoughtfully and thoroughly explaining and illustrating the development of form and style. This all makes for one excellent, timely reference work that designers can return to in designing logos, wordmarks, signage, titling accents, and all of their graphic design work.
DESIGN May 2018
WOMEN IN DESIGN Libby Sellers
From architects and product designers to textile artists and digital innovators, Women in Design proﬁles 21 of the most inﬂuential female designers from the twentieth century to the present day, showcasing their ﬁnest work and celebrating their enduring inﬂuence.
Frances Lincoln 9780711239234 £20.00/$30.00 US/$40.00 CAN 254 x 203 mm, 176 pages, Hardcover Book Four-colour Rights: World Design/History & Criticism
Design throughout history has been profoundly shaped and enhanced by the creativity of women; as shapers, designers, patrons and educators. But in a narrative that tends towards the promotion of their male counterparts, their contributions are all too often overlooked. Women in Design rediscovers and revels in the work of such influential figures as Eileen Gray, Lora Lamm, Norma Merrick Sklarek and Lella Vignelli, while shining a spotlight on modern-day trailblazers such as Nathalie du Pasquier, Hella Jongerius and Neri Oxman. Illustrated throughout with archival imagery, each of the 21 entries (profiling 27 women in total) offers a rare glimpse into the working worlds of some of the most inspiring forces in contemporary design. Libby Sellers is a design historian, consultant and former senior curator of the Design Museum, London. She has produced a wealth of exhibitions, including a celebration of the life and work of Eileen Gray, the annual Designer of Year awards and the Thomas Heatherwick Conran Foundation Collection exhibition. Through her eponymous London-based gallery, Libby worked with some the industry’s most critical and progressive designers, commissioning works from them to sell through curated exhibitions. In 2015, Libby closed the gallery space to focus on writing, direct client commissions, small patrons’ circles editions and freelance curation. She is a juror on numerous design awards, is on the vetting committees of international fairs, and has authored two publications: one on the cultures of collecting design, which was launched during Design Miami/Basel 2010. In 2014 Libby was honoured by the Women of the Year awards as a Woman of Achievement in the Arts.
ALSO AVAILABLE MODERN WOMEN 9780711237896 • £20.00 FRIDA KAHLO AT HOME 9780711237322 • £25.00 GEORGIA O’KEEFE AT HOME 9780711239036 • £25.00
DRAWING & DOODLING November 2017 TO DO
MAKE ART EVERY DAY A Weekly Planner for Creative Thinkers with Art Techniques, Exercises, Reminders, and 500+ Stickers Katie Vernon
Quarry Books 9781631593369 £12.99/$19.99 US/$25.99 CAN 225 x 170 mm, 128 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World Art/Techniques/Drawing
Visualize your creative goals with the life planner, then make them a reality. This 52-week calendar and sticker set, written and beautifully illustrated by artist Katie Vernon, guides aspiring artists as they learn about, plan for, engage in, and nurture their creative practice.
CREATE YOUR LIFE BOOK MixedMedia Art Projects for Expanding Creativity and Encouraging Personal Growth Tamara Laporte
Quarry Books 9781631593536 £14.99/$22.99 US/$29.99 CAN 254 x 216 mm, 144 pages, Trade Paperback 250 colour photographs Rights: World Crafts & Hobbies/Mixed Media
Inspired by Tamara Laporte’s art classes, Create Your Life Book presents 18 step-by-step projects that encourage artists at all skill levels to explore and work through issues surrounding creative fulfillment. Each themed chapter presents 4 or 5 two-part projects. Also included are projects contributed by some of Tamara’s Life Book guest teachers.
DRAWING & DOODLING February 2018
BADASS BABES WORKBOOK Creative Exercises, Drawing Activities, Empowering Stories, and Fuel for Your Personal Revolution, Inspired by 100 Trailblazing Women Julie Van Grol
Quarry Books 9781631594892 ÂŁ14.99/$22.99 US/$29.99 CAN 235 x 191 mm, 176 pages, Trade Paperback 200 colour photographs Rights: World Art/Techniques/Drawing
Profiling over 100 exciting women from both current and historical times, this book of inspired art and writing activities will help women find their true voice and unearth their creative superpowers.
THE ART OF MAP ILLUSTRATION A Step-by-step Artistic Exploration of Contemporary Cartography and Map Making James Gulliver Hancock, Hennie Haworth, Stuart Hill and Sarah King
Walter Foster Publishing 9781633224841 ÂŁ12.99/$19.99 US/$25.99 CAN 296 x 222 mm, 144 pages, Trade Paperback 450 colour images Rights: World Art/Techniques/Drawing
The Art of Map Illustration combines practical instruction with inspirational art to both enliven and educate aspiring map artists. In The Art of Map Illustration, well-known artists take you on a journey through their techniques to mapmaking with a range of media, including pen and ink, watercolour, and mixed media, plus tips and advice for working digitally.
DRAWING & DOODLING March 2018 THE LITTLE BOOK OF…
LETTERING & WORD DESIGN More than 50 Tips and Techniques for Mastering a Variety of Stylish, Elegant, and Contemporary Handwritten Alphabets Walter Foster Creative Team With practice pages, creative prompts, and practical exercises, The Little Book of Lettering & Word Design provides an interactive, creative approach to learning the art of hand lettering and calligraphy.
Walter Foster Publishing 9781633224711 £9.99/$14.99 US/$19.99 CAN 241 x 165 mm, 128 pages, Trade Paperback 150 colour images Rights: World Art/Techniques/Calligraphy
In this new series from Walter Foster Publishing, artists and art hobbyists alike will delight in learning a variety of fun and interesting art topics in a portable format boasting a fresh, contemporary design. The Little Book of Lettering & Word Design encourages interactivity for immediate results, while also teaching beginners the fundamentals of the featured medium in an engaging and fun way. In The Little Book of Lettering & Word Design aspiring artists will discover how to create a range of classic and contemporary calligraphy and handlettered fonts. Internationally acclaimed calligrapher John Stevens and other renowned handlettering artists lead the way with tips and techniques.
ALSO AVAILABLE THE LITTLE BOOK OF SKETCHING 9781633223936 • £9.99
March 2018 THE LITTLE BOOK OF…
MANGA DRAWING More than 50 Tips and Techniques for Learning the Art of Manga and Anime Walter Foster Creative Team With practice pages, creative prompts, and practical exercises, The Little Book of Manga Drawing provides an interactive, creative approach to learning the art of manga and anime.
Walter Foster Publishing 9781633224735 £9.99/$14.99 US/$19.99 CAN 241 x 165 mm, 128 pages, Trade Paperback 150 colour images Rights: World Art/Techniques/Drawing
The Little Book of Manga Drawing encourages interactivity for immediate results, while also teaching beginners the fundamentals of the featured medium in an engaging and fun way. From learning how to master the proportions and shape of heads and bodies, to understanding how to create personally relevant manga characters, this fun guidebook covers all the basics. After an introduction to the tools you’ll use when creating manga, you’ll dive into how to draw and colourize your own manga artwork with the help of dozens of techniques and helpful instructions. You’ll also learn to draw props, costumes, and colour, as well as how to draw manga chibis, to round out this comprehensive book.
ALSO AVAILABLE THE LITTLE BOOK OF SKETCHING 9781633223936 • £9.99
DRAWING & DOODLING May 2018
DRAWING WILD ANIMALS Essential Techniques and Fascinating Facts for the Curious Artist Oana Befort and Maggie Reinbold
Drawing Wild Animals combines fascinating facts with guided drawing instruction so artists are better able to capture their subjects’ stunning beauty and enchanting details in their work. This book guides artists at all skill levels as they learn about, observe, and draw animals in a whole new light.
Quarry Books 9781631593499 £6.99/$24.99 US/$32.99 CAN 216 x 216 mm, 144 pages, FlexiBind 200 colour illustrations Rights: World Art/Techniques/Drawing
DRAWING CATS FOR THE BEGINNING ARTIST An Easy, Step-by-step Guide for Learning to Draw Cats and Kittens Anja Dahl With its intuitive design and instruction, Drawing Cats for the Beginning Artist is the perfect resource for new artists learning the basics of pencil drawing before moving on to more complex drawing subjects. Filled with tips and techniques on drawing fundamentals, including an introduction to tools and materials, arranging a composition, using the grid method, and practising gesture drawing, Drawing Cats for the Beginning Artist is designed to appeal to the absolute beginner.
Walter Foster Publishing 9781633224834 £11.99/$18.99 US/$24.99 CAN 279 x 214 mm, 112 pages, Trade Paperback 350 step-by-step drawings Rights: World English Art/Techniques/Drawing
DRAWING SCHOOL: FUNDAMENTALS FOR THE BEGINNER A Comprehensive Drawing Course in One Convenient Book Jim Dowdalls Drawing School: Fundamentals for the Beginner covers the concepts all serious beginning artists need in order to master basic drawing skills, including form, space, depth, proportion, composition, perspective, and more. Artists will discover helpful information for understanding value and learning to create a value scale, as well as how to build value in their drawings using various techniques.
Walter Foster Publishing 9781633224865 £16.99/$24.95 US/$32.95 CAN 305 x 229 mm, 240 pages, Hardcover Book 600 colour images Rights: World Art/Techniques/Drawing
DRAWING & DOODLING May 2018 ANYWHERE, ANYTIME ART
COLOURED PENCIL A Playful Guide to Drawing with Coloured Pencil on the Go! Cara Hanley
Make coloured pencils approachable and accessible with Anywhere, Anytime Art: Coloured Pencil. The author’s contemporary art style presents colouredpencil drawing in a youthful way, focusing on urban and suburban scenes as well as subjects from daily life.
Walter Foster Publishing 9781633224940 £10.99/$16.95 US/$21.95 CAN 241 x 165 mm, 128 pages, Trade Paperback 250 colour images Rights: World Art/Techniques/Drawing
ALSO AVAILABLE CRAYON 9781633222700 • £10.99 GOUACHE 9781633224964 – £10.00
WATERCOLOUR 9781633221956 * £10.99
MODERN DRAWING A Playful and Creative Exploration of Drawing and Illustration for Mixedmedia Artists and Other Creative Types Chelsea Ward Learn basic drawing principles and techniques for working with traditional art media with Modern Drawing. This book takes a fun, contemporary approach to learning to draw and shows artists, illustrators, art students, and art hobbyists how to use basic drawing principles and techniques to create fresh, expressive pieces of art.
Walter Foster Publishing 9781633224926 £12.99/$19.99 US/$25.99 CAN 296 x 222 mm, 128 pages, Trade Paperback 250 colour images Rights: World Art/Techniques/Drawing
BRUSH PEN ILLUSTRATION 280 Ideas for Drawing with Brush Pens Masashi Ito
You’ll learn brush stroke techniques, blending methods, and other tips and techniques for working with brush pens. This collection includes simple step-bystep drawing instructions for 280 motifs, including fruits and veggies, cookies and cakes, animals, flowers, vehicles, and more. Plus, you’ll find inspirational project photographs showing how to use brush pen illustrations to create handmade cards, gift wrap, notes, and journals.
Quarry Books 9781631595004 £10.99/$16.99 US/$21.99 CAN 279 x 216 mm, 96 pages, Trade Paperback 280 colour photographs Rights: World English Art/Techniques/Drawing
DRAWING & DOODLING June 2018 POCKET ART
PORTRAIT DRAWING The Quick Guide to Mastering Technique and Style Joanna Henly
The instructions are quick visual exercises in Pocket Art: Portrait Drawing, the first book in the new Pocket Art series. This lively, graphic approach to explaining concepts will have you looking and learning with step-by-step illustrations and expert tips straight from London-based artist ‘Miss Led’ (aka Joanna Henly).
Rockport Publishers 9781631594694 £11.99/$17.99 US/$23.99 CAN 203 x 127 mm, 112 pages, FlexiBind 200 colour images Rights: World Art/Techniques/Drawing
June 2018 COMPLETE PHOTO GUIDE
THE COMPLETE PHOTO GUIDE TO HAND LETTERING AND CALLIGRAPHY The Essential Reference for Novice and Expert Letterers and Calligraphers Abbey Sy
Creative Publishing international 9781589239630 £12.99/$19.99 US/$25.99 CAN 275 x 210 mm, 192 pages, Trade Paperback 300 colour photographs Rights: World Art/Techniques/Calligraphy
Written by popular Instagram letterer Abbey Sy, The Complete Photo Guide to Hand Lettering and Calligraphy covers the basics and beyond for creative lettering techniques.
ART STARTS WITH A LINE A Creative and Interactive Guide to the Art of Line Drawing Erin McManness
Line drawing utilizes both fine and bold lines to create sophisticated artwork that can stand alone or be incorporated into patterns, logos, stationery, branding, journals, scrapbooks, and more. Art Starts with a Line is approachable for artists of any skill level, no prior drawing experience needed!
Walter Foster Publishing 9781633224810 £12.99/$19.99 US/$25.99 CAN 296 x 222 mm, 128 pages, Trade Paperback 450 colour images Rights: World Art/Techniques/Drawing
GENERAL March 2018
GEEK INK The World’s Smartest Tattoos for Rebels, Nerds, Scientists, and Intellectuals InkStinct Get inspiration for your next tattoo from Geek Ink’s collection of smart, offbeat designs from the world’s most acclaimed tattoo artists!
Race Point Publishing 9781631064586 £16.99/$25.00 US/$33.00 CAN 254 x 203 mm, 224 pages, Hardcover Book 300+ colour images Rights: World Art/Body Art & Tattooing
Exhibiting cutting-edge designs from the most sought-after and acclaimed contemporary tattoo artists worldwide, Geek Ink presents magnificent ideas for tattoos on themes from science fiction and fantasy, to a wide range of topics across science, mathematics, literature, and philosophy. With commentary from creators of the Inkstinct project – which connects people with the finest tattoo art from 380,000 studios worldwide and has an Instagram fan base of more than 600,000 – as well as interviews with world-renowned master tattooists, this is the definitive tattoo-inspiration sourcebook for hipsters, bookworms, scientists, academics, engineers, and, of course, geeks!
HOW TO TALK TO CHILDREN ABOUT ART Françoise Barbe-Gall
All-new edition of this successful title offers a series of simple talking points – according to three age ranges – about 30 famous paintings.
Frances Lincoln 9780711239302 £12.99 210 x 140 mm, 192 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World exc. US & Canada Art/General
This new edition of How to Talk to Children about Art examines 30 paintings by great artists, from 1500 to the present day, in galleries around the world. The book gives examples of the kinds of questions a child might ask about the paintings, and provides straightforward answers. ‘Who are the people in this painting?’ ‘Why has the artist used those colours?’ ‘How did the artist choose what to paint?’ The book demystifies art appreciation and reveals that the simplest questions can be among the most pertinent. There is plenty that will stimulate children’s interest in art and enlighten grown-ups too.
ALSO AVAILABLE HOW TO TALK TO CHILDREN ABOUT MODERN ART 9780711232891 • £12.99
HANDICRAFTS January 2018
HOME ROBOTICS Maker-Inspired Projects for Building Your Own Robots Daniel Knox You’ve seen the SciFi movies and dreamed of creating your very own robot – a machine built by you and that will move and perform tasks at your command. This book is the perfect illustrated guide to creating a unique machine from scratch by following simple step-by-step instructions. Using easily sourced components you can teach yourself basic electronics and programming to make your robot walk, draw, or even clean up the mess you have made.
Aurum Press 9781781317006 £14.99/$18.00 US/$22.00 CAN 230 x 170 mm, 160 pages, FlexiBind Four-colour integrated Rights: World Technology & Engineering/Robotics
THE ART AND CRAFT OF THE BLACKSMITH Techniques and Inspiration for the Modern Smith Robert Thomas
Get to know the ultimate skill for using your own two hands! The Art and Craft of the Blacksmith introduces fundamental blacksmithing tools and techniques, simple projects to practice and build a skill base, as well as a gallery showcasing inspiring artists using innovative techniques today. Craftspeople making the transition from interest to hobby will find both inspiration and practical how-to projects in this comprehensive reference to ironwork.
Quarry Books 9781631593819 £16.99/$24.99 US/$32.99 CAN 254 x 216 mm , 160 pages, FlexiBind Rights: World Crafts & Hobbies/Metal Work
THE COMPLETE BOOK OF MIXED MEDIA ART More than 200 Fundamental Mixed Media Concepts and Techniques Walter Foster Creative Team
Featuring a wide variety of mixed media techniques, including drawing and painting, stamping, stitching, ephemera, encaustics, collaging, journaling, and more, this is the perfect resource for artists exploring ways to expand their artistic horizons with mixed media art. With so many techniques to choose from, this book will inspire artists of all skill levels to explore the many ways they can get started with the ever evolving, ever popular mixed media art form.
Walter Foster Publishing 9781633223431 £16.99/$24.95 US/$32.95 CAN 305 x 229 mm, 240 pages, Hardcover Book 450+ colour images Rights: World Crafts & Hobbies/Mixed Media
PAINTING April 2018 PORTFOLIO
BEGINNING COLOUR MIXING Tips and Techniques for Mixing Vibrant Colours and Cohesive Palettes Kimberly Adams Learn the key aspects of colour mixing and create vibrant, cohesive paintings in oil, acrylic, and watercolour.
Walter Foster Publishing 9781633224902 £12.99/$21.95 US/$28.95 CAN 279 x 216 mm, 128 pages, Trade Paperback 300 colour images Rights: World Art/Techniques/Colour
Learn the core concepts and techniques for mixing any colour your palette needs with Beginning Colour Mixing! Perfect for aspiring, beginning, and intermediate artists, the concept and techniquedriven approach makes this challenging subject approachable for artists of any skill level. Loaded with techniques on how to use and create colour for vivid artwork, Beginning Colour Mixing explains every key aspect of colour mixing. You’ll see basic colour theory, hue and saturation, value, temperature, and colour relationships and learn to wield colour to create mood and atmosphere. Each key concept is clearly explained, allowing you to master the core techniques and put them into practice immediately whether you’re working in oil, acrylic, or watercolour. Featuring plenty of stepbystep exercises and expert instruction, this is a resource no painter’s library should be without.
April 2018 PORTFOLIO
EXPRESSIVE PAINTING Tips and Techniques for Practical Applications in Watercolour, Including Colour Theory, Colour Mixing, and Understanding Colour Relationships Joseph Stoddard
Walter Foster Publishing 9781633224681 £12.99/$21.95 US/$28.95 CAN 279 x 216 mm, 128 pages, Trade Paperback 235 colour images Rights: World Art/Techniques/Watercolour Painting
Learn to paint colourful watercolours full of mood and emotion with Portfolio: Expressive Painting. Expressive Painting is the ultimate beginner’s guide to watercolour painting using dynamic, vibrant colours. Following the same clean, contemporary, easy-toread, and easy-to-follow layout and design of the other books in the series, Expressive Painting gives beginning and aspiring artists the information they need to paint colourful watercolours that convey mood and emotion on canvas. The book covers essential painting topics, including colour theory, colour mixing, selecting colour schemes, and working with tools and materials, as well as watercolour painting techniques, such as painting wet-into-wet and wet-on-dry. Helpful tips are called out throughout the book for easy comprehension and reference, while step-by-step projects build on the featured techniques, allowing artists to practise making their own dynamic, colourful watercolour paintings.
PAINTING March 2018
FOLK ART FUSION: AMERICANA Learn to Draw and Paint Charming American Folk Art with a Colourful, Modern Twist Joy Laforme
Walter Foster Publishing 9781633224636 £12.99/$21.95 US/$28.95 CAN 296 x 222 mm, 128 pages, Trade Paperback 250 colour images Rights: World Art/Techniques/Painting
Featuring projects that instruct artists of all skill levels how to draw and paint subjects including quaint homes, pretty patterns, colourful gardens, picturesque farms, beautiful birds, and textured florals, this book features American-themed folk art infused with a modern twist. Folk Art Fusion: Americana includes 16 simple, step-by-step projects in approachable and popular media, such as acrylic and gouache.
May 2018 ANYWHERE, ANYTIME ART
GOUACHE An Artist’s Guide to Painting with Gouache on the Go! Agathe Singer
Walter Foster Publishing 9781633224964 £10.99/$16.95 US/$21.95 CAN 241 x 165 mm, 128 pages, Trade Paperback 250 colour images Rights: World Art/Techniques/Painting
Trendy artists with large social media followings are reinvigorating gouache, making this the ideal time to add this medium to your toolbox (or start your art journey with it!). Like the other books in the Anywhere, Anytime Art series, Gouache explores this medium in a portable, approachable, and contemporary way.
ALSO AVAILABLE CRAYON 9781633222700 • £10.99 COLOURED PENCIL 9781633224940 * £10.99
WATERCOLOUR 9781633221956 * £10.99
PAPERCRAFT March 2018
PERFECTLY MINDFUL ORIGAMI JACQUI SMALL Digital downtime is becoming a constant quest in our fast-paced lives, and the idea of contemplative, soothing arts and crafts is undergoing a serious revival. Across these 128-page guides you’ll ﬁnd mindful projects to busy yourself with, as well as 32 pages of high-quality origami paper so that you can try out the projects for yourself.
Origami Zodiac East and West Mark Bolitho Origami Zodiac East and West includes all 12 symbols for both the Eastern and Western zodiacs, from the Tiger, Monkey and Rooster in the Eastern zodiac, to Capricorn, Gemini and Sagittarius in the Western zodiac.
Origami Paper Boxes Mark Bolitho Origami Paper Boxes presents you with a variety of decorative and sturdy containers to fold. Difficulty of projects range from being beginner-friendly to downright challenging for the initiated. You’ll find directions on how to craft everything from basic boxes and boxes for storage and display, to gift boxes and other inventive and intriguing boxes.
Origami Zodiac East and West 9781911127123 £14.99/$19.99 US/$25.99 CAN 232 x 207 mm, 128 pages + 32 pages of origami paper, Trade Paperback Rights: World Crafts & Hobbies/Origami Origami Paper Boxes 9781911127130 £14.99/$19.99 US/$25.99 CAN 232 x 207 mm, 128 pages + 32 pages of origami paper, Trade Paperback Rights: World Crafts & Hobbies/Origami
ALSO AVAILABLE THE ART AND CRAFT OF GEOMETRIC ORIGAMI 9781911127116 * £14.99 THE ORIGAMI GARDEN 9781911127109 * £14.99
PHOTOGRAPHY January 2018 WILDLIFE PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR
HIGHLIGHTS 2017–18 Rosamund Kidman Cox
These are the unforgettable highlights from the latest Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition, drawn from nearly 50,000 entries. They include each of the category winners and incorporate all aspects of wildlife photography, from animal portraits to Earth’s environments. Twenty-five striking photographs from the competition’s special People’s Choice vote are also included.
Natural History Museum 9780565094164 £8.00 200 x 200 mm, 96 pages, Trade Paperback Colour illustrations throughout Rights: World exc. US, CA, ANZ Photography/Subjects & Themes/Plants & Animals
YOU CAN TAKE BETTER PHOTOS Kevin Meredith
Make Every Photo Your Best
This is a revised edition of the bestselling Hot Shots. Forget expensive kit and incomprehensible jargon, Hot Shots is for everyone who points and snaps, and not just enthusiasts and amateurs, but also designers, illustrators and anyone who needs to create imagery for their work and pleasure. If you want to take photographs that look exciting, fun and professional, this portable, easy-access tome is for you.
RotoVision 9782888933472 £9.99 178 x 127 mm, 224 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World exc. US & Canada Photography/Techniques/General
INSTASTYLING What to Style, How to Style It and How to Take the Best Photographs for Instagram Success Leela Cyd Instagram is a rich source of inspiration and aspiration. It’s easy to set up an account, but to really master it and gain a significant following you need two things: a strong personal brand and an aspirational style that people will want to emulate. This book will help you achieve both. Written by renowned Instagram expert and photographer Leela Cyd, this book is packed with beautiful images as well as her sage advice for certain Instagram success.
RotoVision 9782888933502 £12.99 221 x 193 mm, 192 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World exc. US & Canada Photography/Subjects & Themes/Lifestyles
SEWING & NEEDLEWORK January 2018
SEWING KNITS FROM FIT TO FINISH Proven Methods for Conventional Machine and Serger Linda Lee This book teaches everything you need to know about sewing knit fabrics from choosing patterns to laying out designs, to sewing and adding embellishments and closures.
Creative Publishing international 9781589239388 £16.99/$24.99 US/$32.99 CAN 279 x 216 mm, 144 pages, Trade Paperback 300 colour photographs Rights: Worldwide Distribution Crafts & Hobbies/Sewing
Sewing your own clothes is rewarding and costeffective, plus it’s an enjoyable creative skill to develop. Sewing Knits from Fit to Finish gives you the instruction you need to sew soft knit fabrics using professional techniques. This comprehensive reference book from expert Linda Lee includes methods for both conventional sewing machines and sergers, and it includes precise construction notes and how-to photographs along the way.
SEWING MADE SIMPLE From Sewing Box to Sewing Machine: Fashion and Furnishing Techniques Explained Tessa Evelegh Sewing Made Simple is an inspiring and enlightening introduction to an incredibly useful and enjoyable skill.
Jacqui Small 9781911127673 £25.00 270 x 210 mm, 224 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World Crafts & Hobbies/Sewing
Filled with clear instructions and clever tips, Sewing Made Simple demystifies the subject and provides a wealth of know-how that will give you the confidence to make and customise clothes and home furnishings. The first five chapters introduce you to all the tools, equipment and materials you will need for sewing success. The last chapter, Basic Sewing Skills, shows you how it’s done, with the essential techniques for making almost anything explained in plain and simple terms – from sewing on buttons and stitching darts to appliqué and piping. Interspersed are 20 gorgeous projects that will help you to consolidate your skills. The projects range from a simple bias-cut skirt and tailored cushion to a more complicated apron and lined tote, and include useful basics such as a curtain, blind, child’s dress and customised T-shirt that every reader will want to try.
SEWING & NEEDLEWORK April 2018
THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO ONE-PIECE KNITS Essential Designs in Multiple Sizes and Gauges for Sweaters Knit Top Down, Bottom Up, and Side Over Margaret Hubert
Creative Publishing international 9781589239517 £16.99/$24.99 US/$32.99 CAN 241 x 210 mm, 256 pages, Trade Paperback 75 colour photographs, 15 schematics, 35 step-by-step illustrations Rights: World Crafts & Hobbies/Needlework/Knitting
Knit your sweaters in one piece – from the top down, the bottom up, or from cuff to cuff – for the whole family, with minimal seaming required! The Complete Guide to One-Piece Knits offers charted patterns sized from infant to adult and in multiple gauges for classic one-piece knitted pullovers and cardigans, plus features on alternate stitches, simple colour work, and neckline and sleeve variations. A helpful resources section offers guidance on basic techniques.
May 2018 FIRST TIME
FIRST TIME PATTERN FITTING The Absolute Beginner’s Guide Sarah Veblen
Creative Publishing international 9781589239623 £12.99/$19.99 US/$25.99 CAN 279 x 216 mm, 128 pages, Trade Paperback 250 colour photographs Rights: World Crafts & Hobbies/Sewing
Sewing and design expert Sarah Veblen takes you by the hand and teaches you everything you need to know to adapt patterns so you can sew garments that fit just right. With detailed descriptions of essential tools and techniques, the easy step-by-step instructions will have you altering patterns and sewing tops, pants, and skirts that fit you properly in no time. Eight projects introduce key skills you’ll use again and again for all your garment sewing.
SEWING & NEEDLEWORK May 2018 ARTISAN CRAFTS
LITTLE LOOM WEAVING Fiona Daly This is a comprehensive guide to frame loom weaving for the complete novice as well as those who have already discovered the subject. It includes a brief history of weaving, useful tools and terminology, and a natural fibre and yarn index. The stepby-step tutorials cover everything from setting up the loom through to finishing techniques and are accompanied by clear illustrations. Five contemporary, beginnerfriendly projects are included – all made with natural materials.
Quarto Publishing 9780857621894 £15.00 270 x 210 mm, 144 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World Eng exc. US & CA Crafts & Hobbies/Weaving
SEWING SHIRTS WITH A PERFECT FIT The Ultimate Guide to Fit, Style, and Construction from Collared and Cuffed to Blouses and Tunics David Coffin In Sewing Shirts with a Perfect Fit, author, teacher, and renowned shirt-sewing expert David Coffin shows how you can easily transform the printed, multi-sized patterns included with the book (as well as patterns you already have) into three different customized basic shirt silhouettes – a loose fit, a trim fit, and a close fit – for both men and women. Learn about shirts’ unique fitting challenges and how to measure for every silhouette.
Creative Publishing international 9781589239524 £17.99/$27.99 US/$36.99 CAN 246 x 190 mm, 144 pages, Trade Paperback 250 colour photographs and illustrations Rights: World Crafts & Hobbies/Sewing
CAT LADY EMBROIDERY 380 Ways to Embroider a Cat Applemints With 380 motifs, this collection contains everything from Persians and Rag-Dolls to Maine Coons and Siamese, plus everything in between. You’ll find whimsical depictions of classic cat behavior plus cat-themed alphabets, border designs, and holiday motifs. Created by a group of amazingly talented artists, this collection contains a variety of different embroidery styles, so there are folk-inspired cats, cartoon-style cats, trendy cat patches, and realistic pet portrait-style motifs.
Creative Publishing international 9781589239647 £11.99/$17.99 US/$23.99 CAN 279 x 216 mm, 128 pages, Trade Paperback 380 illustrations Rights: World English Crafts & Hobbies/Needlework/Embroidery
SEWING & NEEDLEWORK May 2018
HEAVY-DUTY SEWING Making Backpacks and Other Stuff Anton Sandqvist
Frances Lincoln 9780711239258 ÂŁ14.99/$19.99 US/$25.99 CAN 260 x 175 mm, 128 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World Crafts & Hobbies/Sewing
The first book from the founder of iconic outdoors brand Sandqvist, Heavy Duty Sewing shows how to make your own practical, hardwearing functional objects, like rucksacks, toolcases, vanity bags and aprons. It is all about using needle and thread, a sewing machine and stiff materials to make your own practical, hardwearing functional objects. Anton Sandqvist founded the company Sandqvist in 2004, in partnership with his brother Daniel and friend Sebastien. Today Sandqvist operates in over 30 countries around the world. For many years he has sewn his own equipment for hiking, mountaineering and motorbiking, and has an enormous amount of knowledge and advice to pass on.
MOTORING January 2018 THE LIFE
THE LIFE STEVE MCQUEEN Motorbooks The Life Steve McQueen explores and celebrates the ﬁlms, racing, personal style and other elements that made Steve McQueen an icon.
Motorbooks 9780760358115 £19.99/$30.00 US/$38.99 CAN 225 x 170 mm, 240 pages, Hardcover Book 250 colour and 50 black & white photographs Rights: World Biography & Autobiography/Entertainment & Performing Arts
Steve McQueen remains the embodiment of cool some three decades after his death. Whether on the silver screen, racing a Triumph motorcycle across a California desert, dueling with other racers at Le Mans, or simply hanging with his pals, McQueen exuded an effortless style that belied his rough-andtumble past. It’s a trick that ensures he continues to appear in advertising and pop culture all the while embraced by cinema, racing, and motorcycle fans as one of their own. He remains the ultimate guy’s guy. The Life Steve McQueen explores and celebrates the memorable aspects of McQueen’s life that, taken as a whole, defined the man and cemented his reputation as a Hollywood rebel and risk taker. Peppered with period photographs, illustrations, posters, and more, The Life Steve McQueen surveys the movie roles, racing, personal style, art, and pop culture that all combined to crown the King of Cool and ensure his legacy.
May 2018 THE LIFE Motorbooks 9780760360439 £19.99/$30.00 US/$38.99 CAN 225 x 170 mm, 240 pages, Paper Over Board Rights: World Transportation/Motorcycles/Pictorial
THE LIFE VESPA
Since hitting the road in 1946, 18 million Vespa motor scooters have buzzed the Earth. The Life Vespa celebrates all aspects of the scooters and the thriving culture that surrounds them. Since Vespa is affordable and in highstyle, The Life Vespa encompasses all walks of life, from street urchins to celebrities like Audrey Hepburn, John Wayne, and Brad Pitt.
ALSO AVAILABLE THE LIFE HARLEYDAVIDSON 9780760355640 • £19.99
MOTORING January 2018
VALENTINO ROSSI Life of a Legend Motorbooks An intimate portrait of the life of one of the most successful and enigmatic legends in the history of motorsports.
Motorbooks 9780760357385 £24.99/$35.00 US/$45.00 CAN 276 x 235 mm, 192 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World Sports & Recreation/Motor Sports
From the day he was born into a racing family on February 16, 1979, Rossi was destined for racing greatness. He started his international racing career in 1996, riding for Aprilia in the 125cc class, and won his first World Championship the following year. Rossi’s career saw him go on to win nine Grand Prix World Championships, score 87 wins in 500cc/MotoGP, and many more accolades. This visual biography covers this incredible racer’s journey, his victories, rivalries, and transitions from brand to brand. See his incredible battles against the likes of Max Biaggi, Sete Ginbernau, and Dani Pederosa, and why they inspired three films (Faster, Fastest, Hitting the Apex). Get to know Rossi’s incredible charm and wit, and why he has achieved rockstar status among racing fans.
MUSCLE CAR BARN FINDS Rusty Road Runners, Abandoned AMXs, Crusty Camaros and More! Ryan Brutt
Motorbooks 9780760353592 £24.99/$35.00 US/$45.00 CAN 276 x 235 mm, 160 pages, Hardcover Book 300 colour photographs Rights: World Transportation/Automotive/Antique & Classic
It’s no secret among car collectors and enthusiast that the pursuit of ‘lost’ cars is what drives many gearheads. Top shows like the Pebble Beach Concours and Chicago’s Muscle Car and Corvette Nationals have added special classes devoted to original and barn find vehicles. Author and photographer Ryan Brutt has selected his best muscle car images for Muscle Car Barn Finds.
MOTORING April 2018
THE JOHN DEERE CENTURY Randy Leffingwell
This comprehensive volume chronicles the history of the tractors that have carried the distinctive green and yellow livery for the past century. Acclaimed author and photographer Randy Leffingwell uses his unique brand of story-telling to chronicle the company and the tractors that have carried the distinctive green and yellow livery for the past century. Loaded with photographs, both modern and vintage, and excellently written, this book will have John Deere fans salivating.
Motorbooks 9780760360217 £24.99/$40.00 US/$52.00 CAN 276 x 235 mm, 176 pages, Hardcover Book 200 colour and black and white photographs Rights: World Antiques & Collectibles/Transportation
TRIUMPH MOTORCYCLES IN AMERICA Lindsay Brooke
Offering stellar performance and undeniable cool, Triumph motorcycles are part of North America’s motorcycling soul. Triumph Motorcycles in America is packed with thorough, entertaining text, plus hundreds of historical images, most of them in colour and never before published. Written by award-winning professional journalist and lifelong Triumph fanatic Lindsay Brooke, this is a must-have for every fan of Britain’s most legendary bike brand.
Motorbooks 9780760353288 £45.00/$60.00 US/$78.00 CAN 305 x 248 mm, 224 pages, Hardcover Book 200 colour & 100 black and white photographs Rights: World Transportation/Motorcycles/History
AIR FORCE ONE 65 Years
Nicholas A. Veronico
For the last sixty years Air Force One has seen every president and first lady through each administration’s triumphs and tragedies, and has flown over a million miles around the globe. Featuring new and unseen photography of the presidential aircraft, aviation expert and author Nicholas A. Veronico brings the story of the mighty aircraft up to date; detailing how the plane has adapted to the digital age, and what to look forward to as Boeing updates the aircraft once more for 2024.
Motorbooks 9780760357996 £24.99/$35.00 US/$45.00 CAN 276 x 235 mm, 176 pages, Hardcover + Jacket 200 colour and 50 black and white photographs Rights: World Transportation/Aviation/General
MOTORING April 2018
THE HARLEY-DAVIDSON MOTOR CO. ARCHIVE COLLECTION Randy Leffingwell and Darwin Holmstrom
Motorbooks 9780760361542 £24.99/$40.00 US/$52.00 CAN 259 x 227 mm, 416 pages, Hardcover Book 700 colour and black and white photographs Rights: World Transportation/Motorcycles/Pictorial
Over 100 years ago, Harley-Davidson began producing what would become the most important motorcycles in history. The company’s founders knew from the start that they had created something special and collected at least one example of virtually every model the company ever produced. The HarleyDavidson Motor Co. Archive Collection, published in conjunction with Harley’s official museum in Milwaukee, showcases the very best motorcycles the company has collected in its first 115 years.
THE ART OF BMW MOTORCYCLES Peter Gantriis
Motorbooks 9780760361535 £30.00/$45.00 US/$59.00 CAN 276 x 235 mm, 208 pages, Hardcover Book 175 colour photographs Rights: World Transportation/Motorcycles/Pictorial
The Art of BMW Motorcycles presents the rolling sculptures that are BMW motorcycles in studio portraits, with each bike accompanied by a short history of the machine. All the bike families are covered: from the first model, the R32 that launched BMW’s motorcycle dynasty, to the latest (and fastest) model, the World Super Bike dominating S1000RR, this book captures nearly a century of motorcycling excellence.
MOTORING April 2018
TRIUMPH BONNEVILLE 60 Years
Triumph Bonneville: 60 Years is a celebration and compendium of all the makes, models, and one-offs of the Triumph Bonneville motorcycle over the past decades. First manufactured in Great Britain in 1959, Triumph’s iconic model resonates deeply with motorcycle enthusiasts worldwide who loved its style, sound, performance, and undeniable coolness.
Motorbooks 9780760360910 £30.00/$45.00 US/$59.00 CAN 254 x 216 mm, 224 pages, Paper Over Board Rights: World Transportation/Automotive/General
THE ONE-PERCENTER ENCYCLOPEDIA The World of Outlaw Motorcycle Clubs from Abyss Ghosts to Zombies Elite
Ever wonder how the Hell’s Angels got their name, or about that little demonic critter on the Pagan’s patch? What about the local one-percenter motorcycle club that hangs out at the corner bar? What goes on there? The One-Percenter Encyclopedia features concise entries that include information on founding chapters, founding dates, number of chapters and members, club and leadership biographies, and more, covering all the major clubs.
Motorbooks 9780760360538 £16.99/$24.99 US/$32.99 CAN 254 x 216 mm, 256 pages, Trade Paperback 98 colour and 12 black and white photographs Rights: World Biography & Autobiography/Reference
May 2018 COMPLETE BOOK SERIES
THE COMPLETE BOOK OF CLASSIC FORD AND MERCURY MUSCLE CARS 1961–1973 Donald Farr Though the Mustang remains Ford’s most famous muscle car, the company had been building muscle cars since it introduced the sleek 1961 Fairlane and Galaxie models with an optional 390 cubi-cinch big-block V8 engine. The Complete Book of Classic Ford and Mercury Muscle Cars covers all of Ford’s high-performance muscle cars from 1961–1973. It’s the reference work every fan of Ford performance needs.
Motorbooks 9780760360248 £30.00/$45.00 US/$59.00 CAN 276 x 235 mm, 176 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World Transportation/Automotive/Antique & Classic
ALSO AVAILABLE THE COMPLETE BOOK OF CLASSIC VOLKSWAGENS 9780760349878 * 35.00
THE COMPLETE BOOK OF PORSCHE 911 9780760349809 * 35.00
MOTORING May 2018 SPEED READ
FERRARI The History, Technology and Design Behind Italy’s Legendary Sports Car Preston Lerner
Motorbooks 9780760360408 £12.99/$19.99 US/$25.99 CAN 225 x 170 mm, 160 pages, Trade Paperback 60 colour photographs Rights: World Transportation/Automotive/History
Motorbooks’ Speed Read series celebrates the world’s premier performance car manufacturer in Ferrari. It covers 50 aspects key to understanding Ferrari’s amazing history, from racing to production cars to design and technology to the personal histories of key figures.
FORD MUSTANG The History, Technology and Design Behind the Original Pony Car Donald Farr
Motorbooks 9780760360422 £12.99/$19.99 US/$25.99 CAN 225 x 170 mm, 160 pages, Trade Paperback 60 colour photographs Rights: World Transportation/Automotive/History
Get a full look at every iconic Mustang model, from the first car to bear the name in 1964 to the astounding 526-horsepower supercar Mustang produces today. With accessible language, compartmentalized sections, and specially commissioned artwork, readers learn about Mustang’s history in racing, production cars, design and technology, and the personal histories of key figures.
ALSO AVAILABLE CAR DESIGN 9780760358108 * £12.99
F1 9780760355626 • £12.99
MOTORING May 2018
JIM HALL Chaparral and the Invention of Modern Racing George Levy
Motorbooks 9780760353943 £24.99/$35.00 US/$45.00 CAN 229 x 152 mm, 304 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World Sports & Recreation/Motor Sports
Jim Hall is the Charles Lindbergh of motor racing. The man who changed everything. And he’s ready to tell his story for the first time. Hall’s innovations made him both a hero and celebrity throughout the 1960s and ’70s. A famously private man, in Jim Hall, he finally tells his own story: how he changed race car design, conquered the world’s greatest automakers from a tiny quad of steel-sided buildings on State Highway 349 in Texas, how he inspired a generation…
FORD MODEL-T COAST TO COAST A Slow Drive Across a Fast Country Tom Cotter
Motorbooks 9780760359464 £25.00/$35.00 US/$46.00 CAN 246 x 190 mm, 224 pages, Hardcover Book 150 colour and 25 black and white photographs Rights: World Transportation/Automotive/Antique & Classic
Tom Cotter undertakes an American coast-to-coast road trip in an ancient Ford Model-T. As the world embraces self-driving cars, what’s it like to drive cross-country in the first mass-produced car? The book is as much a contemplation of early-20th century American life as it is a fond farewell to the automotive age. Accompanied by Michael Alan Ross’ evocative photography, Cotter stops in small towns, meets local people and hears their stories about cars, travel, and life.
MOTORING June 2018
FLIGHTS OF NO RETURN Aviation History’s Most Infamous One-way Tickets to Immortality Steven A. Ruffin
Voyageur Press 9780760361498 £16.99/$24.99 US/$32.99 CAN 229 x 152 mm, 256 pages, Trade Paperback 43 colour and 46 black and white photographs Rights: World Transportation/Aviation/History
The history of aviation is full of accounts of history’s most spectacular flights. But what about the ones from which someone failed to return? Some of these ‘non-returns’ occurred because of errors in judgment; others were intentional, and some resulted from causes still unknown. Get the full, meticulous account of the fascinating people involved in these flights, the mistakes they made, and the ways in which their ‘flight of no return’ affected the world.
GENERAL KNOWLEDGE February to May 2018
30-SECOND SERIES IVY PRESS The bestselling 30-Second series takes a revolutionary approach to learning about those subjects you feel you should really understand. Each title selects a popular topic and dissects it into the 50 most signiﬁcant ideas at its heart. Every idea, no matter how complex, is explained in 300 words and one picture, all digestible in 30 seconds.
30-Second Leonardo da Vinci His 50 Greatest Ideas and Inventions, Each Explained in Half a Minute
Marina Wallace Leading Leonardo scholars present a clear and concise guide to the truly diverse thoughts and greatest inventions of the ultimate Renaissance Man.
30-Second Shakespeare The 50 Key Aspects of His Works, Life and Legacy, Each Explained in Half a Minute
Ros Barber 30-Second Shakespeare grapples with the world’s most famous playwright. From what we know of his life and the intrigue of the authorship question, to uncoding the meanings of key concepts, themes and motifs, and the Bard’s extraordinary enduring literary and linguistic legacy.
30-Second Einstein The 50 Fundamentals of his Work, Life and Legacy, Each Explained in Half a Minute
Brian Clegg Spend 30 seconds a day in the company of a colossus from the world of science, and you will soon have his whole story – both his scientific attainments and his extraordinary life – in your head. Einstein was not only an unparalleled scientific genius, but also a human rights campaigner, a political activist, and the iconic archetype of the mad professor. Is it any wonder that he continues to fascinate scientists and non-scientists alike?
30-Second Wine The 50 Essential Topics, Each Explained in Half a Minute
Gerard Basset, OBE 30-Second Wine demystifies the subject of wine, decanting the knowledge you need in palatable sips. Compiled by wine experts, it’s organised in a sequence of well-thought-out chapters, taking you from terroir to the technicalities of wine-making, introducing you to the important grapes and iconic regions, offering an overview of the business of wine and how it works, and concluding with a section on the enjoyment of wine.
30-Second Ancient Greece The 50 Most Important Achievements of a Timeless Civilization, Each Explained in Half a Minute
Matthew Nicholls 30-Second Ancient Greece presents a unique insight into one of the most creative and influential civilizations, where military might and architectural brilliance flourished alongside great rhetoric and spellbinding stories of heroes. From temples and oracles to soldiers and slavery, from beautiful pottery to tragic drama, this is the key to understanding the 50 crucial ideas and innovations that developed and defined one of the world’s greatest civilizations.
30-Second Religion The 50 Most Thought-provoking Religious Beliefs, Each Explained in Half a Minute
Russell Re Manning 30-Second Religion decants and demystifies the key beliefs, deities, origins, and iconography of the worlds major religions, denominations, and less widespread sects and cults. Whether you wish to understand the key differences between Catholicism and Protestantism, to glimpse the many gods of Hinduism, or to digest a potted Buddhist philosophy, this book is the quickest way to walk the paths and recognize the key signposts of the worlds diverse and fascinating faiths.
GENERAL KNOWLEDGE 30-Second Anthropology The 50 Most Important Ideas in the Study of Being Human, Each Explained in Half a Minute
Simon Underdown Who are we? What is it about our species that sets us apart from every other living creature, past and present, on this planet? These are perennially compelling questions about human evolution and development that continue to cudgel the best brains on earth. Anthropology seeks to understand the roots of our common humanity, the diversity of cultures and worldviews, and the organisation of social relations and practices.
30-Second Energy The 50 Most Fundamental Concepts in Energy, Each Explained in Half a Minute
Brian Clegg 30-Second Energy charts the fascinating and fundamental topics behind this phenomenon that resides in everywhere and in everything. Exploring energy as it is best understood – by example – discover how it cannot be created or destroyed, only transformed, and how plankton and other ocean-dwelling organisms can be used to power your car. From the nuclear fusion reactor at the heart of the sun to the elusive dark energy which makes up most of the content of the universe, each topic is summarized in just half a minute.
Paperback titles: £9.99, 195 x 150 mm, 160 pages 60 pictures Rights: World Englist exc. US & Canada February 2018 30-Second Leonardo da Vinci 9781782405825 Biography & Autobiography/Artists, Architects, Photographers February 2018 30-Second Shakespeare 9781782405153 Literary Criticism/Shakespeare April 2018 30-Second Einstein 9781782405894 Science/Physics/General April 2018 30-Second Wine 9781782405887 Cooking/Beverages/Alcoholic/General May 2018 30-Second Ancient Greece 9781782405900 History/Civilization
30-Second Great Inventions 50 Light-bulb Moments that Changed the World, from the Compass to the Smartphone, Each Explained in Half a Minute
David Boyle Universal change is often the result of an individual’s lightbulb moment. It’s a sharp reminder that almost every aspect of life in the second decade of the 21st century is the result of someone’s bright idea – and one that they acted on to turn it into a viable invention. Along the way you’ll learn all about the personalities behind the inventions: revealing and intriguing in equal measure.
30-Second Paris The 50 Key Elements that Shaped the City, Each Explained in Half a Minute
John Flower Written by experts who live and breathe Paris, this volume gets you under the skin of the city to reveal its true beating heart. In just half a minute, 30-Second Paris takes you on a tour without the tourists, revealing Paris and its environs in all its contemporary as well as its historic glory, divulging its quintessential quartiers, famous residents and residences, monuments and museums, cemeteries and squares, markets and fashion meccas, open spaces and entertainment arenas.
May 2018 30-Second Religion 9781782405917 Religion/General
Hardcover titles: £14.99, 230 x 180 mm, 160 pages 60 pictures Rights: World English March 2018 30-Second Anthropology 9781782405450 Social Science/Anthropology/General March 2018 30-Second Energy 9781782405436 Science/Energy March 2018 30-Second Great Inventions 9781782405122 Technology & Engineering/Inventions March 2018 30-Second Paris 9781782405443 History/Historical Geography
HISTORY January 2018
THE QUEEN The Life and Times of Elizabeth II Catherine Ryan Her Royal Highness Queen Elizabeth II has reigned for 64 years, longer than any British monarch in history.
Book Sales 9780785835738 £12.99/$19.99 US/$25.99 CAN 290 x 235 mm, 192 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World English Biography & Autobiography/Royalty
The Queen was a beacon of hope during and after the Second World War, in difficult times when the world faced a precarious future, and she has served as a role model for generations of men and women who continue to be in awe of her commitment to service, sacrifice, and the Commonwealth of nations over which she rules. When her father was crowned King George VI, Elizabeth was thrust into the eye of the storm as a future queen. It is unlikely that we will ever see a monarch reign so long or so effectively again, holding together a disparate group of nations, each with its own aspirations, customs and traditions. Catherine Ryan has written an intriguing biography of one of the most famous women of modern times, who at 91 years old still seems fit and healthy and looks very unlikely to hand over the reins to her successors any time soon.
LONDON IN FRAGMENTS A Mudlark’s Treasures Ted Sandling Objects found on the banks of the Thames tell the stories of Londoners through the centuries.
Frances Lincoln 9780711239296 £12.99/$16.99 US/$21.99 CAN 196 x 128 mm, 256 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World History/Europe/Great Britain/General
Mudlarking, searching the Thames foreshore, has a long tradition: mudlarks used to be small boys grubbing a living from scrap. Today’s mudlarks unearth relics of the past, from Roman tiles to elegant Georgian pottery. Here are Ted Sandling’s most evocative finds, gorgeously photographed. Together they create a mosaic of everyday London life through the centuries, touching on the journeys, pleasures, vices, industries, adornments and comforts of a world city. London in Fragments celebrates the beauty of small things, and makes sense of the intangible connection that found objects give us to the individuals who lost them.
HISTORY February 2018
CASTLES A Visual History of Fortified Structures: Ancient, Medieval & Modern Charles Stephenson
Castles takes a uniquely architectural approach to deconstructing all forms of fortification, showing how the work of architect, stonemason and engineer evolved to repel the increasingly destructive power of an attack, from siege engine to artillery. While the medieval castle is analysed in detail, the book addresses a broad chronology of defences – from the earliest fortresses and walled cities of the ancient world through to the point in the 19th century when modern weapons forced armies underground.
Ivy Press 9781782406204 £14.99 235 x 196 mm, 288 pages, Trade Paperback 750 pictures Rights: World exc. US & Canada Architecture/Buildings/General
AREA 51 – BLACK JETS A History of the Aircraft Developed at Groom Lake, America’s Secret Aviation Base Bill Yenne Author and military historian Bill Yenne offers the first fully-illustrated chronology of Area 51’s most famous aircraft projects and each is given its own chapter illuminating the aircraft’s development at this famed location. Illustrated with historic colour and black and white photographs, diagrams, and maps, this book reveals Area 51 for what it truly is: a clandestine area for the United States’ most cutting-edge technological innovators in military aviation.
Voyageur Press 9780760361450 £14.99/$22.99 US/$29.99 CAN 260 x 210 mm, 192 pages, Trade Paperback 140 colour and 90 black and white photographs Rights: World History/Military/Aviation
B-52 STRATOFORTRESS The Complete History of the World’s Longest Serving and Best Known Bomber Bill Yenne
The B-52 is the longest serving and most versatile of the United States Air Force’s combat aircraft. The Stratofortress entered active service in 1955 and is scheduled to continue as part of the air force’s inventory through 2040. B-52 Stratofortress covers every aspect of the aircraft’s development, manufacture, and modification.
Voyageur Press 9780760361474 £16.99/$24.99 US/$32.99 CAN 267 x 203 mm, 192 pages, Trade Paperback 140 colour and 70 black and white photographs Rights: World History/Military/Aviation
HISTORY March 2018
WOMEN OF MATHEMATICS Talithia Williams, PhD
This inspiring volume takes aim at the forgotten influence of women on the development of mathematics over the last two millennia. Bringing to life such eminent mathematicians as the astronomerphilosopher Hypatia, theoretical physicist Emmy Noether, and rocket scientist Annie Easley, The Women of Mathematics is an affirmation of female genius and a celebration of the boundless applications of mathematics.
Race Point Publishing 9781631064852 £17.99/$28.00 US/$37.00 CAN 246 x 190 mm, 288 pages, Hardcover Book 100+ colour photographs Rights: World Mathematics/History & Philosophy
THE GERMAN ACES SPEAK World War II Through the Eyes of Four of the Luftwaffe’s Most Important Commanders
Colin Heaton and Anne-Marie Lewis
Four prominent and influential Luftwaffe fighter pilots reminisce candidly about their service in World War II. Of all of the Luftwaffe’s fighter aces, the stories of Walter Krupinski, Adolf Galland, Eduard Neumann, and Wolfgang Falck shine particularly brightly. In The German Aces Speak, these four prominent and influential Luftwaffe fighter pilots reminisce candidly about their service in World War II.
Voyageur Press 9780760361511 £12.99/$21.99 US/$28.99 CAN 229 x 146 mm, 368 pages, Trade Paperback 20 black and white photographs Rights: World History/Military/World War II
THE GERMAN ACES SPEAK II World War II Through the Eyes of Four More of the Luftwaffe’s Most Important Commanders
Colin Heaton and Anne-Marie Lewis
The much-anticipated sequel to The German Aces Speak profiles four more of the Luftwaffe’s bestknown pilots in their own words. Heaton and Lewis paint a picture of the war through the eyes of Johannes Steinhoff, Erich Alfred Hartmann, Gunther Rall, and Dieter Hrabak, put together from numerous interviews personally conducted by Heaton from the 1980s through the 2000s.
Voyageur Press 9780760361559 £12.99/$21.99 US/$28.99 CAN 229 x 146 mm, 304 pages, Trade Paperback 30 black and white photographs Rights: World History/Military/World War II
HISTORY April 2018
WOMEN OF INVENTION Life-changing Ideas by Remarkable Women Charlotte Montague For many women in years gone by, the invention process was fraught with danger and difficulty: not only did they face the hardship and obstacles of inventing, they also had to contend with the sexism and gender discrimination of a male world that believed women had nothing to contribute. Scientific women came to the fore with momentous innovations which were impossible for men to ignore and in every walk of 21st century-life women have been challenging themselves to shape the way we live.
Book Sales 9780785835004 £11.99/$17.99 US/$23.99 CAN 273 x 197 mm, 192 pages, Hardcover Book 70 photographs Rights: World English Biography & Autobiography/Science & Technology
THE GOLDEN RATIO The Divine Beauty of Mathematics Gary B. Meisner Featuring clear, entertaining, and enlightening commentary alongside stunning full-colour illustrations, this gorgeous book examines the presence of the golden ratio in art and architecture throughout history, as well as its ubiquity among plants, animals, and even the cosmos. With its lush format and layflat dimensions that closely approximate the golden ratio, this is the ultimate coffee table book for math enthusiasts, architects, designers, and fans of sacred geometry.
Race Point Publishing 9781631064869 £19.99/$30.00 US/$39.00 CAN 290 x 235 mm, 224 pages, Hardcover Book 100+ colour photographs Rights: World Mathematics/History & Philosophy
CHARLESTON Quentin Bell and Virginia Nicholson
A new edition with new photographs, design and format and updated text. Set in the heart of the Sussex Downs, Charleston Farmhouse is the most important remaining example of Bloomsbury decorative style. Quentin Bell and his daughter Virginia. Nicholson tell the story of this unique House, newly photographed by Gavin Kingcome and with artwork and photographs from Vanessa Bell’s family album.
Frances Lincoln 9780711239319 £17.99/$24.99 US/$28.99 CAN 220 x 200 mm, 176 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World Biography & Autobiography/Artists, Architects, Photographers
NATURAL WORLD February 2018
GARDENS OF THE ALHAMBRA Maria del Mar Villafranca
The Alhambra is one of the world’s great gardens. This is the ﬁrst comprehensive book on the subject for over 90 years, and will not be superseded for many years to come.
Frances Lincoln 9780711239272 £35.00/$50.00 US/$65.00 CAN 280 x 240 mm, 196 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World English Gardening/Pictorial
A total of over three million visitors per year makes the Alhambra Spain’s most visited attraction (Spain is the third most visited country in the world). There are 8100 tickets available every day to visit the Alhambra and on many days every single ticken is taken. American and British visitors are the third and fourth most common (behind French and German). Lavishly illustrated with commissioned photography and previously unpublished archive material, the book is written by the world’s leading experts including the director of the site, Maria del Mar Villafranca, and with contributions from architectural historian William Curtis and Alvaro Siza, the Pritzker prize-winning designer of a new garden at the Alhambra, which will be described here for the first time. Maria del Mar Villafranca was Director of the board of trustees for the Alhambra between 2004 and 2015.
ALSO AVAILABLE GARDENS OF THE ITALIAN LAKES 9780711236301 • £35.00 GARDENS OF MARRAKESH 9780711238909 • £35.00
NATURAL WORLD February 2018
THE BOOK OF SEEDS A Lifesize Guide to Six Hundred Species from Around the World Paul Smith This lifesize guide and essential reference reveals the extraordinary beauty, surprising diversity and importance of seeds to an extent never seen before.
ALSO AVAILABLE THE BOOK OF BEETLES 9781782400493 • £29.99 THE BOOK OF FROGS 9781782402787 • £29.99 THE BOOK OF LEAVES 9781782403302 • £29.99 THE BOOK OF SHELLS 9781782403562 •£30.00
Ivy Press 9781782405207 £30.00 270 x 180 mm, 656 pages, Hardcover Book 2,400 pictures Rights: World English excl. US & Canada Nature/Plants/General
True time capsules of life, seeds are significant items of hope and promise. They are the most complex organs plants ever produce, and come in an enormously diverse range of shapes, sizes, and colours; from the impressive coco de mer nut to the microscopic seeds of an orchid, to the extraordinary cobalt blue of the traveller’s palm pit. Seeds are often overshadowed by the adult plant’s size and show. Here, 600 seeds are spotlit, each given equal attention, each shown as glorious photographs, life size and in detail, alongside an engraving of the parent plant. Arranged taxonomically, this essential reference reveals the variety and importance of seeds to an extent never seen before.
A GRAIN OF SAND Nature’s Secret Wonder Dr. Gary Greenberg Employing fantastic micro-photographic techniques, Greenberg invites readers into the strange and wonderful world that each grain of sand contains.
Voyageur Press 9780760361436 £12.99/$19.99 US/$25.99 CAN 254 x 216 mm, 112 pages, Trade Paperback 225 colour photographs Rights: World Nature/Rocks & Minerals
Here is the world viewed within a grain of sand, thanks to the stunning three-dimensional microphotography of Dr. Gary Greenberg. To some, all sand looks alike but look closer – much closer – and your view of sand will never be the same again. Employing the fantastic micro-photographic techniques that he developed, Greenberg invites readers to discover the strange and wonderful world that each grain of sand contains. Here are the sands of Hawaii and Tahiti, the Sahara and the Poles, a volcano – each exquisitely different, and each telling a fascinating geological story. Greenberg’s pictures reveal the subtle differences in their colours, textures, sizes, and shapes. And as this infinitesimal world unfolds so does an intriguing explanation of how each grain of sand begins and forms and finds itself in a particular place, one of a billion and one of a kind.
SCIENCE February 2018
OUR HUMAN STORY Where We Come From and How We Evolved Chris Stinger Our Human Story is a guide to man’s ancestors, from the earliest hominids such as Sahelanthropus, dating back six to seven million years, through to our own species, Homo sapiens.
Natural History Museum 9780565093914 £14.99 230 x 173 mm, 112 pages, Trade Paperback Colour illustrations throughout Rights: World exc. US, CA, ANZ Science/Life Sciences/Evolution
Over the past 40 years there has been an explosion of species’ names in the story of human evolution, due both to new discoveries and to a growing understanding of the diversity that existed in the past. Drawing on this new information, as well as their own considerable expertise and practical experience, Chris Stringer and Louise Humphrey explain in clear, easy-to-follow language, what each of the key species represents and how it contributes to our knowledge of human evolution.
WERNER’S NOMENCLATURE OF COLOURS Adapted to Zoology, Botany, Chemistry, Minerology, Anatomy and the Arts Abraham Gottlob Werner and Patrick Syme A charming artefact from the age of explorers, which continues to be treasured by artists and scientists alike.
Natural History Museum 9780565094454 £9.99 227 x 143 mm, 78 pages, Hardcover Book Colour illustrations throughout Rights: World exc. US, CA, Central & South America, Caribbean, ANZ Art/Subjects & Themes/Plants & Animals
First published in 1814, Werner’s Nomenclature of Colours is a taxonomic guide to colour which been cherished by naturalists and anthropologists for over two centuries. In the late 1790’s Abraham Gottlob Werner devised his own standardised colour scheme, which allowed the writer to describe even the subtlest of chromatic differences with consistent terminology. His scheme was then adapted by an Edinburgh flower painter, Patrick Syme, who traced the actual minerals described by Werner, and used them to create the colour charts found in the book. In the pre-photographic age, almost all visual details had to be captured using the written word, and scientific observers could not afford any ambiguity in their descriptions. These included Charles Darwin, for whom Werner’s Nomenclature was an indispensible tool during his seminal voyage on the Beagle.
SCIENCE March 2018
SWIMMING SCIENCE Optimum Performance in the Water John G. Mullen Understand the science behind being a successful swimmer.
Ivy Press 9781782405771 ÂŁ20.00 250 x 228 mm, 192 pages, Hardcover Book Full-colour throughout, 400 pictures Rights: World English exc. US & Canada Sports & Recreation/Swimming & Diving
Just one hundredth of a second separates elite swimmers from the podium, but what are the physical forces at work behind these tiny margins, and how can an understanding of them be used to improve your own technique in the pool? Swimming Science investigates, with each chapter focussing on a different area. From swimming technology, physiology, and psychology to hydrodynamics, the key principles of swimming science are addressed, with the content organised around a series of questions. What creates the drag in the water? How have swim suits evolved? Which muscles generate propulsion? How much force do elite swimmers use? Each question is investigated using up-to-date science and explanatory infographics.
SCIENCE/NATURE February 2018
THE CHICKEN A Natural History Joseph Barber The Chicken: A Natural History is an encyclopaedic, science-based study that offers a true understanding of the species. High-quality photography, illustration, and infographics combine with engaging and authoritative text to create an accessible reference title for the general market. Topics include anatomy, developmental biology, ancestry, breeding, and origins, and behaviours. Boxed asides are included throughout, relating the scientific detail to the practicalities of chicken husbandry.
Ivy Press 9781782405467 £12.99 235 x 196 mm, 224 pages, Trade Paperback Full-colour throughout; 250 pictures Rights: World exc. US & Canada Science/Life Sciences/Zoology/Ornithology
THE DOG A Natural History Ádám Miklósi
There are plenty of books out there about living with and training a dog. The Dog: A Natural History is something much wider-ranging: an in-depth look at every aspect of the species, from prehistoric origins to its biology, its behaviour, and its relationship with humankind. From hunting patterns to diversity, and training methods to classification, you’ll find everything you ever wanted to know in this comprehensive study.
Ivy Press 9781782405627 £20.00 235 x 196 mm, 224 pages, Hardcover Book Full-colour throughout, 250 pictures Rights: World English exc. US & Canada Science/Life Sciences/Zoology/Mammals
THE BEE A Natural History Noah Wilson-Rich The bee is as important to the production of human food as any machine; without the bees to pollinate them, most of our crops would be dead in the field. So how did this furry little workaholic come to be so crucial to the planet? The Bee: A Natural History answers that question and many more, looking at bee development from 65 million years ago to today, when over 20,000 bee species have been identified and beekeeping is enjoying a surge in popularity.
Ivy Press 9781782405962 £12.99 235 x 196 mm, 224 pages, Trade Paperback Full-colour throughout, 250 pictures Rights: World English exc. US & Canada Nature/Animals/Insects & Spiders
SCIENCE June 2018
WE: ROBOT The Robots that Already Rule Our World David Hambling Robots are all around us. Working in factories, hospitals, with armies and manufacturers and even, increasingly, around your home. But how have we come this far, and who, where and what are the ‘Bots’ that are shaping our lives?
Aurum Press 9781781317464 £18.00/$22.00 US/$26.00 CAN 230 x 170 mm, 192 pages, Hardcover Book Photography and commissioned illustrations Rights: World Technology & Engineering/Robotics
Starting in the 1930s with the first talking-relay machines and the development of wearable bots, we travel through technological, design and cultural evolution to the present day, where astrobots fix our satellites and drones deliver our parcels. Split into four sections, revealing the areas of our day-to-day lives that are being driven by robotics, each is introduced with an essay that examines how the robots have come to be a part of our lives, where they work, how they work and what they tell us about our society. Each robot is accompanied by expert text on its role and functions and accompanied both by full profile photography and a unique, stylish illustration which details the robot’s defining function. With robot specs and a timeline of design placing the robots in context, We: Robot is the perfect introduction to rise of robots and how they are moving, shaping and ruling our world.
DARWIN’S FOSSILS Discoveries that Shaped the Theory of Evolution Adrian Lister Darwin’s voyage on the HMS Beagle is a classic story of discovery, and the fossils he brought home have had a tremendous impact on the history of science.
Natural History Museum 9780565093921 £15.00 230 x 173 mm, 160 pages, Trade Paperback Colour illustrations throughout Rights: World exc. US, CA, Central & South America, Caribbean, ANZ Science/Life Sciences/Evolution
In On the Origin of Species Charles Darwin credited his discoveries of fossils, as much as those of living creatures, as the stimulus for his theory of evolution. Darwin’s Fossils is an accessible account of his pioneering work on fossils, his adventures in South America and his relations with the scientific establishment. While Darwin’s work on Galapagos finches is celebrated, his pioneering work on fossils is much less well known. He was the first to collect the remains of giant extinct South American mammals; he worked out how coral reefs and atolls formed; he excavated and explained marine fossils high in the Andes; and he discovered a fossil forest that now bears his name. All of this was fundamental in leading him to his theory of evolution. Many of Darwin’s fossils survive, at the Natural History Museum and elsewhere, and recent years have seen a surge of scientific interest and research into them.
TRAVEL March 2018
SECRET HOUSES OF THE COTSWOLDS Jeremy Musson and Hugo Rittson Thomas
Secret Houses of the Cotswolds is a private tour of 20 of the most beguiling castles, estates, palaces and manor houses in this much-loved region including Burford Priory, Daneway, Hilles House, Owlpen Manor and Sudeley Castle.
Frances Lincoln 9780711239241 £20.00/$29.99 US/$35.00 CAN 270 x 227 mm, 144 pages, Hardcover Book Full-colour Rights: World Travel/Europe/Great Britain
Secret Houses of the Cotswolds is a personal tour of twenty of the UK’s most beguiling houses in this much loved area of western England, defined by its distinctive honey-coloured stone, rolling hills, picturesque villages and the most traditional English landscape. Author and architectural historian Jeremy Musson and Cotswolds-based photographer Hugo Rittson Thomas, offer privileged access to 20 houses, from castles and manor houses, by way of 18th and 19th mansions, revealing their history, architecture and interiors, in the company of their devoted owners. In the footsteps of artists and designers from Georgian luminary William Kent to Victorian visionary, William Morris, founder of the arts and crafts movement, we find a series of fascinating country houses of different sizes and atmospheres, which have shaped the English identity and express the ideals of English life. Most of the houses featured in this book are privately owned and not usually open to the public, and all can be enjoyed through the eyes of the historian author and award-winning photographer. Jeremy Musson is an architectural historian, writer and broadcaster who worked for Country Life for 12 years, latterly as Architectural Editor. He is passionate about engaging a wider audience in the marvels and spectacles of the English country house tradition. He presented the popular BBC2 series, The Curious House Guest, and is the author of The Country Houses of Sir John Vanbrugh, The English Manor House: from the Archives of Country Life and How to Read a House. He lives with his family in Cambridge. Hugo Rittson Thomas is one of the UK’s leading portrait photographers. He studied at Central St.Martin’s and Goldsmiths University of London, and took part in the landmark exhibition Temple of Diana alongside Tracey Emin at The Blue Gallery in 1999. His previous books with Frances Lincoln include the best-selling Secret Gardens of the Cotswolds, Great Gardens of London (both published in 2015) and The Secret Gardeners (October 2017).
ALSO AVAILABLE SECRET GARDENS OF THE COTSWOLDS 9780711235274 • £20.00 THE SECRET GARDENERS 9780711237636 • £30.00
TRAVEL March 2018
THE INSPIRED TRAVELLER’S GUIDE: SPIRITUAL PLACES Sarah Baxter
The Inspired Traveller’s Guide: Spiritual Places is perfect for those who want to get away – whether you’re a keen explorer or armchair traveller, this book is guaranteed to inspire as it takes readers closer than ever before to the world’s most breathtaking sacred sites. With beautifully written text accompanied by bespoke, thoughtful illustrations, the spirit of each place is evoked in compelling detail.
Aurum Press 9781781317426 £14.99/$19.99 US/$26.99 CAN 210 x 140 mm, 144 pages, Hardcover Book 60 colour illustrations Rights: World Travel/General
March 2018 WAINWRIGHT’S ILLUSTRATED WALKING GUIDE TO THE LAKE DISTRICT
BOOK 5: THE NORTHERN FELLS Alfred Wainwright Book 5 of a new set of Walkers’ Editions of Alfred Wainwright’s Pictorial Guides to the Lakeland Fells, fully updated and checked by Clive Hutchby.
ALSO AVAILABLE BOOK 2: THE FAR BOOK 4: THE SOUTHERN FELLS 9780711236578 • £13.99 BOOK 3: THE CENTRAL FELLS 9780711236561 • £13.99
NE E DI T W ION
Frances Lincoln 9780711236585 £13.99 178 x 110 mm, 312 pages, Flexi-Bind Rights: World Sports & Recreation/Walking
EASTERN FELLS 9780711236554 • £12.99
POCKET ATLAS OF IMPROBABLE PLACES A Journey to the World’s Most Unusual Corners Travis Elborough
Travis Elborough goes in search of the obscure and bizarre, the beautiful and estranged. With beautiful maps and stunning photography illustrating each destination, Pocket Atlas of Improbable Places is a fascinating voyage to the world’s most incredible destinations. These curious places are not just extraordinary sights but reflections on man’s own relationship with the world around us.
Aurum Press 9781781317631 £12.99/$16.00 US/$19.00 CAN 210 x 150 mm, 224 pages, Hardcover Book 100+ maps and photography Rights: World Travel/General
TRAVEL April 2018
HIDDEN HISTORIES A Spotter’s Guide to the British Landscape Mary-Ann Ochota Hidden Histories will help you decipher the story of our landscape through the features you can see around you.
Frances Lincoln 9780711236936 £16.99/$24.99 US/$32.99 CAN 216 x 168 mm, 240 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World Travel/Europe/Great Britain
For the times when you’re driving past a lumpy, bumpy field and you wonder what made the lumps and bumps; for when you’re walking between two lines of grand trees, wondering when and why they were planted; for when you see a brown heritage sign pointing to a ‘tumulus’ but you don’t know what to look for… Entertaining and factually rigorous, Hidden Histories arms the amateur explorer with the crucial information needed to ‘read’ the landscape and spot the human activities that have shaped our green and pleasant land.
BOOK TOWNS Alex Johnson
Book Towns takes readers on a richly illustrated tour of some captivating literary towns, outlining the history and development of each community, as well as offering practical travel advice.
Frances Lincoln 9780711238930 £14.99/$22.99 US/$29.99 CAN 160 x 210 mm, 176 pages, Trade Paperback 200 illustrations Rights: World Travel/General
Around 40 semi-official Book Towns now exist around the world, with most concentrated in Europe, SouthEast Asia, North America and Australia, but until now, there has been no directory of their location, history and charm. Book Towns takes readers on a richly illustrated tour of these captivating literary towns, outlining the history and development of each community, as well as offering practical travel advice. Many Book Towns have emerged in areas of marked attraction, such as Ureña in Spain or Fjaerland in Norway, where bookshops have been set up in buildings including former ferry waiting rooms and banks. Although the UK has the best-known examples at Hay, Wigtown and Sedbergh, the book has a broad international appeal, featuring locations such as Jimbochu in Japan, College Street in Calcutta, and major unofficial ‘book cities’ such as Buenos Aires.
TRAVEL April 2018
THAMES PATH IN LONDON From Hampton Court to Crayford Ness: 50 Miles of Historic Riverside Walk Phoebe Clapham
Aurum Press 9781781317549 £14.99/$22.99 US/$27.99 CAN 210 x 130 mm, 144 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World Sports & Recreation/Walking
A comprehensive guide to the London section of the Thames Path London Trail from Hampton Court to the Thames Barrier. The Thames winds all the way through London’s history and culture, from Henry VIII’s Hampton Court to the chequered fate of the Dome/O2. Accompanied by easy-to-read maps and colour photography, the London resident as much as the visiting tourist will find in this guide something new every step of the way.
June 2018 NATIONAL TRAIL GUIDE
SOUTH WEST COAST PATH: PADSTOW TO FALMOUTH
ALSO AVAILABLE SOUTH DOWNS WAY 9781781315637 • £14.99 SOUTH WEST COAST PATH: EXMOUTH TO POOLE 9781781315675 • £14.99 HADRIAN’S WALL PATH 9781781315712 • £14.99 NORTH DOWNS WAY 9781845136772 • £14.99
Aurum Press 9781781315804 £14.99/$22.99 US/$27.99 CAN 210 x 130 mm, 144 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World Sports & Recreation/Walking
The South West Coast Path is the longest of Britain’s National Trails, following the spectacular coastline for 630 miles around the southernmost tip of England from Somerset on the north coast to Dorset on the south coast. This volume features the second section of 169 miles (271 km), from Padstow in north Cornwall to Falmouth on the south coast. The Path offers the only chance anywhere in the country to see the delightful red-beaked chough.
OFFA’S DYKE PATH 9781781310663 • £14.99 PEMBROKESHIRE COAST PATH 9781781315729 • £14.99 PENNINE WAY 9781781315651 • £14.99 THE RIDGEWAY 9781781315736 • £14.99
WEST HIGHLAND WAY 9781781315767 • £14.99 YORKSHIRE WOLDS WAY 9781781315682 • £14.99
GIFT BOOKS January 2018 CLASSICS REIMAGINED
FRANKENSTEIN Mary Shelley. Illustrated by David Plunkert
An unabridged version of a classic tale, now with dazzling modern illustration, and in a special bicentennial edition. With his detailed and evocative imagery, renowned artist David Plunkert takes readers on a dark journey into the greatest novel in the monster genre, Frankenstein. The story takes on whole new meaning when accompanied by Plunkert’s mystical, layered interpretations.
Rockport Publishers 9781631593970 £17.00/$25.00 US/$32.50 CAN 229 x 191 mm, 256 pages, Hardcover Book 100 colour illustrations Rights: World Fiction/Classics
ALSO AVAILABLE ALICE’S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND 9781631593697 • £9.99 EDGAR ALLAN POE 9781631593703 • £9.99
GRIMM’S FAIRY TALES 9781631593727 • £9.99 PRIDE AND PREJUDICE 9781631593710 • £9.99
WEDDING PLANNER Frances Lincoln
This structured planner will keep you on track with checklist reminders, calendar countdowns and plenty of space to record who is doing what and when to ensure everything runs smoothly on the big day. There are 14 sections, marked with tabbed opening pages making it easy to find whatever information you need. There is an expandable pocket at the back for you to store any cards, cuttings or samples, lay-flat binding and an elastic enclosure to keep everything in place.
Frances Lincoln 9780711239135 £14.99/$22.99 US/$29.99 CAN 210 x 160 mm, 224 pages. Hardcover Book Rights: World Reference/Weddings
HAPPINESS IS A RED TEAPOT Anouska Jones
For centuries, tea has held a valued place in both Eastern and Western cultures. From the ritual of a Japanese tea ceremony to the cosy informality of an English cuppa at the kitchen table, tea soothes, grounds and comforts us. It’s no surprise that so many of us switch the kettle on at the first sign of trouble. Beautifully designed, this collection of quotes and accompanying photographs, from people as diverse as rock stars and Buddhist monks, proves that tea’s appeal is truly universal!
Exisle Publishing 9781925335651 £12.99/$19.99 US/$25.99 CAN 225 x 203 mm, 160 pages, Hardcover Book Illustrated throughout Rights: World exc. AU, NZ Cooking/Beverages/Coffee & Tea
GIFT BOOKS March 2018
WEDDING THANK YOU NOTE JOURNAL Editors of Rock Point
Rock Point 9781631064494 £10.00/$15.00 US/$20.00 CAN 232 x 159 mm, 96 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World Reference/Weddings
This handy logbook is the perfect place to store notes on all the gifts and kind gestures you’ll receive from friends, family, and well-wishers on the way to your wedding day. From your engagement party, through your wedding shower, and on to the wedding itself, these 96 beautifully designed, double-sided pages will be an invaluable tool when it’s time to write thankyou cards, or return the favor with gifts. And once the notes have been sent, it makes for a heartfelt keepsake.
GENIUS JOKES Laughs for the Learned Frank Flannery
Rock Point 9781631064470 £11.00/$17.00 US/$22.00 CAN 152 x 127 mm, 220 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World Humor/Form/Jokes & Riddles
Take your humour game up a notch with Genius Jokes, a collection of smart jokes with the information to back them up. This book not only supplies readers with smart jokes about academic subjects like history, science, and philosophy, it also contains detailed explanations of the concepts and historical figures the jokes are based on so that you won’t be flying blind at your next MENSA meeting.
GIFT BOOKS April 2018
A BOX OF CATERPILLARS 100 Beautiful Postcards
Ivy Press 9781782405870 £14.99/$19.99 US/$25.99 CAN 160 x 105 mm, 100 postcards, 16-page booklet (pack) Rights: World English Nature/Animals/Butterflies & Moths
100 postcards featuring the most striking, beautiful and remarkable caterpillars, presented in a sturdy fliptop box which includes a 16-page booklet that gives the key facts about the species.
ALSO AVAILABLE A BOX OF ORCHIDS 9781782405115 • £14.99 A BOX OF BEETLES 9781782402381 • £14.99
A BOX OF FROGS 9781782403357 • £14.99
BATH BOMBS, SUGAR SCRUBS, AND MORE 100 Recipes for Healthy Beauty Da Bomb Bath Fizzers
Rock Point 9781631064623 £13.00/$22.00 US/$29.00 CAN 210 x 159 mm, 160 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World Health & Fitness/Beauty & Grooming
Bath bombs are an exciting new trend that’s blowing up all over social media. With Bath Bombs, Sugar Scrubs and More, you can make your own organic bath bombs and beauty treatments in the comfort of your own home. Let the sisterpreneurs behind the booming brand Da Bomb Bath Fizzers take you through step-by-step recipes on how make an assortment of bath bombs and facial scrubs using products you can find around the house!
GIFT BOOKS April 2018
LONDON LETTERS An Irregular Guide Lucy Stephens A fun, interactive guide to the districts of London in a pack of 52 folded cards with distinctive ‘London Letters’ designs. See where to visit, eat, explore, and more!
Rock Point 9781631064609 £10.99/$16.99 US/$21.99 CAN 152 x 108 mm, 26 cards, Postcard (Book or Pack) Rights: World Travel/Europe/Great Britain
London Letters is a fun, interactive way to explore and discover things about London that you wouldn’t spot using a run-of-the-mill guidebook. These cards are fronted with one of the 26 ‘LucyLovesThis’ distinctive ‘London Letters’ designs which unfold to reveal an illustrated map of London with tips on where to visit, places to eat, and interesting facts and travel information. Perfect to use while travelling – what could be more adventurous than shuffling the deck and drawing a random location from the pile? Each card features a ‘bucketlist’ style checklist of things to do in the area, so you don’t miss a thing. And when the trip is done, these cards mount easily on the wall or in a frame. Lucy Stephens is a cover designer and the creator of LucyLovesThis, a small design studio that operates in Brixton, South London. Lucy hand-draws designs inspired by things she loves; and she really loves type. As a designer in the publishing industry Lucy was able to let that obsession flourish, and it pervades her work. Her products all use type in one way or another, be it to create a map or simply in the detail of one letter. Lucy’s products have been stocked in high street stores including Liberty, Fenwicks and Waterstones, many British boutiques, major online outlets and have been sold all over the world. Lucy has worked on commissions for Waitrose, Joseph Joseph and Random House. Her products have been featured on several TV shows including Made in Chelsea, Liberty of London and The Great Interior Design Challenge. All products are made and printed in Britain.
GIFT BOOKS March 2018
PAPER CUT PICTURES Turn Your Sketches and Photos into Personalized Collage Art Clover Robin This book teaches the art of collage-making and paper personalization.
Rock Point 9780760358771 ÂŁ12.99/$19.99 US/$25.99 CAN 178 x 216 mm, 240 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World Crafts & Hobbies/Papercrafts
Paper Cut Pictures allows you to create personalized art thatâ€™s fun and easy to make no matter what your skill level. Offering step-by-step instructions, visual inspirations, and even a library of unique colours and textures, visual artist Clover Robin covers all the necessary materials, tools, and know-how, from adding colour to using existing photographs to create unique personal art. The book also includes 48 perforated pages that you can pull out and use for your own collage creation. Clover Robin is a surface pattern designer and illustrator. She grew up in Devon before training and graduating from Leeds College of Art and Design in 2007, followed by a Masters from Central Saint Martins in 2009. She delights in nature and all things botanical, inspired by a childhood of woodland walks and countryside rambles. Clover is currently based in Greenwich, London where all of her artwork is lovingly handcrafted and printed. Clients include: Paul Smith, Mollie Makes, Samworth Brothers, Project Calm Magazine, Angel Cab and Otter Garden Centres.
GIFT BOOKS April 2018 WILDLIFE PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR
UNFORGETTABLE UNDERWATER PHOTOGRAPHY Rosamund Kidman Cox
Natural History Museum 9780565094560 £20.00 255 x 250 mm, 128 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World exc. US, CA, Central & South America, Caribbean, ANZ Photography/Subjects & Themes/Plants & Animals
These are the most memorable underwater images from the prestigious Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition. They have been specially selected for this unique book from the hundred of thousands of images received over the last 50 years. The collection gives us a glimpse into an often unseen world containing many strange and beguiling creatures. This portfolio reveals a spectacular panoply of life, which is as diverse and colourful as anything found on land.
MOTHS David Lees and Alberto Zilli
Natural History Museum 9780565094577 £14.99 253 x 192 mm, 128 pages, Paperback Rights: World exc. US, CA, Central & South America, Caribbean, ANZ Science/Life Sciences/Zoology/Entomology
Moths is a definitive introduction to the biology, lifecycle and natural history of this crucial insect group, which encompasses over 160,000 species. Moths are among the most ancient of Earth’s inhabitants, with some fossils believed to be 190 million years old. Lepidopterist Geoff Martin demonstrates the incredible diversty of these winged insects and reveals some of their ruthless survival tactics – including blood-sucking moths, cannibalism in the cocoon and carnivorous caterpillars.
STATIONERY February 2018
RHS GUEST BOOK Royal Horticultural Society
Frances Lincoln 9780711239456 £12.99/$21.99 US/$28.99 CAN 230 x 170 mm, 112 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World Gardening/General
This beautifully designed guest book, with real cloth binding and ribbon marker, uses illustrations from the RHS Lindley Library and includes plenty of space to record names, details, well-wishes and comments.
RHS BIRTHDAY BOOK Royal Horticultural Society
Birthdays and anniversaries are never easy to remember. The RHS Birthday Book is the place to keep all your important dates together so that you will never have to worry about forgetting them again. This new edition is illustrated in colour throughout and includes a ribbon marker.
Frances Lincoln 9780711239463 £8.99/$13.99 US/$18.99 CAN 138 x 102 mm, 112 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World Reference/Event Planning
RHS WEEKLY DESK PLANNER Royal Horticultural Society
A decorated, undated weekly desk planner to make notes and plan your week at a glance. There are 60 tear-off sheets, decorated with floral illustrations, allowing you to start afresh each week with a beautiful new page.
Frances Lincoln 9780711239470 £9.99/$14.99 US/$19.99 CAN 240 x 210 mm, 60 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World Reference/Event Planning
STATIONERY April 2018
BRITISH LIBRARY MAPS NOTEBOOK SET British Library
Frances Lincoln 9780711239609 £9.99/$14.99 US/$19.99 CAN 210 x 150 mm, 48 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World Travel/Maps & Road Atlases (see also Reference/ Atlases, Gazetteers & Maps)
Three beautiful and practical notebooks from the British Library, featuring a map of the world showing the voyages of Captain Cook. One notebook is lined, the second is blank and the third has graph paper.
BRITISH LIBRARY MAPS WRITING SET British Library
A quality, beautifully designed writing set from the British Library, featuring a map of the world showing the voyages of Captain Cook and containing 12 notelets and matching envelopes. The perfect gift for those who prefer a more traditional way of keeping in touch.
Frances Lincoln 9780711239616 £12.99/$19.99 US/$25.99 CAN 130 x 170 mm, 12 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World Travel/Maps & Road Atlases (see also Reference/ Atlases, Gazetteers & Maps)E
PLACES I HAVE BEEN & PLACES I WANT TO GO British Library
A way to keep a record of all the places you’ve visited and those on your wishlist, both faraway and closer to home. They could include cities, parks, festivals or distant countries. The main section is organized alphabetically with flexible writing space to note details and observations of places visited. Classic quotes on travel are scattered throughout.
Frances Lincoln 9780711239623 £9.99/$14.99 US/$19.99 CAN 180 x 110 mm, 112 pages, Trade Paperback Colour maps Rights: World Reference/Event Planning
STATIONERY May 2018
BRITISH LIBRARY DESK & POCKET DIARY 2019 British Library
The British Library Diary 2019 showcases a wide range of remarkable maps, navigational charts and historic plans from the Library’s collection of cartographic materials, including material relating to journeys by Captain Cook. This weekto-view diary is illustrated in colour throughout, has a ribbon marker, and is available in desk and pocket format.
Frances Lincoln Desk Diary 9780711239548 • £13.99/$21.99 US/$28.99 CAN 230 x 170 mm, 112 pages, Hardcover Book Pocket Diary 9780711239555 • £7.99/$11.99 US/$15.99 CAN 138 x 102 mm, 112 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World Reference/Yearbooks & Annuals
RHS DESK & POCKET DIARY 2019 Royal Horticultural Society
Frances Lincoln Desk Diary 9780711239487 • £13.99/$21.99 US/$28.99 CAN 230 x 170 mm, 112 pages, Hardcover Book
The RHS Diary 2019 brings together a beautiful collection of botanical illustrations by Beatrix Stanley, showcasing work held in the RHS’s world-famous Lindley Library. This week-to-view diary is illustrated in colour throughout, has an internal storage pocket, ribbon marker, and is available in desk and pocket format.
Pocket Diary 9780711239494 • £7.99/$11.99 US/$15.99 CAN 138 x 102 mm, 112 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World Reference/Yearbooks & Annuals
RHS WILD IN THE GARDEN DIARY 2019 Royal Horticultural Society
The RHS Wild in the Garden Diary 2019 celebrates British wildlife. It is illustrated with photographs of birds, mammals, amphibians, insects, flora and fauna and includes ideas and tips on how to manage your garden to enhance wildlife potential, to add interest and enjoyment.
Frances Lincoln 9780711239500 £13.99/$21.99 US/$28.99 CAN 230 x 170 mm, 112 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World Reference/Event Planning
STATIONERY May 2018
RHS EXOTIC NOTEBOOK SET Royal Horticultural Society
Frances Lincoln 9780711239517 £9.99/$14.99 US/$19.99 CAN 210 x 150 mm, 144 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World Gardening/Pictorial
Three beautiful notebooks with images of exotic flowers and birds make up this set, two with lined pages and one blank, for all your notebook needs.
RHS DESK JOTTER Royal Horticultural Society
Frances Lincoln 9780711239524 £8.99/$13.99 US/$18.99 CAN 210 x 150 mm, 60 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World Reference/Event Planning
A beautiful and practical desk jotter of 60 tear-off sheets decorated with images of exotic flowers and birds, with plenty of space to take notes and jot down reminders of things you need to do.
RHS INTERNET PASSWORD LOGBOOK Royal Horticultural Society
Frances Lincoln 9780711239531 £8.99/$13.99 US/$18.99 CAN 138 x 102 mm, 112 pages, Flexi-Bind Rights: World Reference/General
Usernames and passwords are never easy to remember and the RHS Internet Password Logbook is the place to keep all your important details safely to hand. Includes helpful tips and useful information.
STATIONERY May 2018
WILDLIFE PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR DESK & POCKET DIARY 2019 The Museum’s 2019 week-to-view diaries feature stunning photographs of the natural world from past years of the competition. The perfect gifts for wildlife enthusiasts, each week has a specially selected photograph accompanied by a caption explaining where and how it was taken. There is a ribbon marker for easy reference and there are details of national and religious holidays. Available in a hardback desk format and handy pocket size.
Natural History Museum Desk Diary 9780565094546 • £12.99 190 x 190 mm, 112 pages, Hardcover Book Pocket Diary 9780565094553 • £6.99 114 x 114 mm, 112 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World exc. US, CA, ANZ Photography/Subjects & Themes/Plants & Animals
BRITISH MUSEUM DESK & POCKET DIARY 2019 British Museum
The British Museum Diary 2019 takes inspiration from the museum’s vast collection, which ranges from the earliest tools made by humans and treasures from the ancient world to more recent acquisitions from across the globe. This week-to-view diary is illustrated in colour throughout, has a ribbon marker, and is available in desk and pocket format.
Frances Lincoln Desk Diary 9780711239562 • £13.99/$21.99 US/$28.99 CAN 230 x 170 mm, 112 pages, Hardcover Book Pocket Diary 9780711239579 • £7.99/$11.99 US/$15.99 CAN 138 x 102 mm, 112 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World Reference/Yearbooks & Annuals
SCIENCE MUSEUM DESK & POCKET DIARY 2019 Science Museum
Frances Lincoln Desk Diary 9780711239586 • £13.99/$21.99 US/$28.99 CAN 230 x 170 mm, 112 pages, Hardcover Book
The Science Museum Diary 2019 includes fascinating images from the museum’s wide-ranging image library, including vintage posters, original drawings and prints. The diary is week-to-view, illustrated in colour throughout and has a ribbon marker. Desk and pocket format available.
Pocket Diary 9780711239593 • £7.99/$11.99 US/$15.99 CAN 138 x 102 mm, 112 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World Reference/Yearbooks & Annuals
STATIONERY June 2018
50 POSTCARDS FROM THE SCIENCE MUSEUM Science Museum
Frances Lincoln 9780711239630 £12.99/$19.99 US/$25.99 CAN 168 x 115 x 40 mm, 50 postcards in a box Rights: World Science: General
The Science Museum’s world-class collection forms an enduring record of scientific, technological and medical achievements from across the globe. The museum’s library collections include books, journals, patents and maps charting the world-wide development of science, engineering and medicine from the fifteenth to the twenty-first century. 50 Postcards from the Science Museum gathers together a collection of these striking images to create 50 different postcards to send, keep or frame.
SCIENCE MUSEUM NOTEBOOK SET Science Museum
Frances Lincoln 9780711239647 £9.99/$14.99 US/$19.99 CAN 210 x 150 mm, 3 x 48 pages, Paperback Rights: World Science: General
A new stationery range from the Science Museum, a world-famous institution with over 3 million visitors a year. Three notebooks make up this set, each with a different space-themed cover, one with lined pages, one graph paper and one blank.
ANIMAL CARE/BEEKEEPING April 2018
LIFESTYLES OF THE CHICKEN FAMOUS The Chicken Chick’s Flock at Home and Play
Kathy offers this gorgeous volume worthy of centre stage on any coffee table. Inside, her beautifully reproduced full-colour imagery showcases her meticulously landscaped chicken village and, of course, her spectacular flock members, including unusual, rare, endangered, and otherwise breathtaking breeds and their masterworks (i.e., their eggs). In addition, Kathy offers advice about the breeds sprinkled throughout with chickenkeeping wisdom.
Kathy Shea Mormino
Voyageur Press 9780760359334 £12.99/$19.99 US/$25.99 CAN 203 x 203 mm, 144 pages, Hardcover Book 150 colour photographs Rights: World Pets/Birds
THE BACKYARD BEEKEEPER, 4TH EDITION An Absolute Beginner’s Guide to Keeping Bees in Your Yard and Garden Kim Flottum
Quarry Books 9781631593321 £16.99/$24.99 US/$32.99 CAN 203 x 254 mm, 240 pages, Trade Paperback 200 colour photographs Rights: World Technology & Engineering/Agriculture/Beekeeping
The Backyard Beekeeper, now in its 4th edition, makes the time-honored and complex tradition of beekeeping an enjoyable and accessible backyard pastime that will appeal to urban and rural beekeepers of all skill levels. More than a guide to beekeeping, this handbook features expert advice throughout. With this complete resource and the expert advice of Bee Culture editor Kim Flottum, your bees will be healthy, happy, and more productive.
DIY January 2018
THE PALLET BOOK DIY Projects for the Home, Garden, and Homestead Chris Peterson The Pallet Book is an inspiring and ingenious project-oriented book for the home DIY enthusiast! Chris Peterson presents everything you need to know to reclaim and reuse pallets in innovative, useful ways. In addition to dozens of projects, you’ll find a guide with the basic skills and tools needed to rework pallets, information on where to find and source pallets, a guide to decoding pallet markings, and important pallet-related safety.
Voyageur Press 9780760352748 £12.99/$21.99 US/$28.99 CAN 254 x 203 mm, 144 pages, Trade Paperback 150 colour photographs Rights: World Crafts & Hobbies/Woodwork
GARDEN BUILDER 31 Complete Plans for Outdoor Accessories and Furnishings You Can Build Jo-Ann Moser
Garden Builder is a treasure trove of lovely yard, patio and garden projects you can build yourself! Perfect for any gardener or outdoor enthusiast with a few basic DIY skills, it is packed with 31 complete project plans, each one featuring finished photographs of the project along with cut lists and shopping lists, a construction diagram, and step-by-step instructions (complete with photographs) show exactly how to build every project.
Cool Springs Press 9780760353936 £16.99/$24.99 US/$32.99 CAN 254 x 203 mm, 192 pages, Trade Paperback 20 illustrations Rights: World Gardening/Garden Furnishings
CAMPER REHAB A Guide to Buying, Repairing, and Upgrading Your Travel Trailer Chris Peterson
Campers are not quite homes, they are not quite cars, and they have their own unique systems and demands that make fixing and upgrading a challenge. Even if you have plenty of DIY experience, a camper speaks a foreign language. Consider Camper Rehab your Rosetta Stone for the language of Shasta, Dutchmen, or Airstream. This book is a top-to-bottom guide to getting a fifth-wheel, teardrop, or other camper trailer ready for the road and beyond.
Cool Springs Press 9780760353523 £17.99/$27.99 US/$36.99 CAN 229 x 216 mm, 256 pages, Trade Paperback 250 colour photographs Rights: World House & Home/DoItYourself/General
DIY/HOUSEPLANTS April 2018
UPCYCLING OUTDOORS 20 Creative Garden Projects Made from Reclaimed Materials Max McMurdo
Jacqui Small 9781911127222 £20.00/$29.99 US/$38.99 CAN 250 x 210 mm, 144 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World Gardening/Garden Furnishings
Ever thought about transforming that rusty old item in the garage into something awesome but don’t have the tools or know-how? Max McMurdo shows simple design ideas throughout the book that will inspire you to roll up your sleeves and have a go. Step away from the chipboard and venture out of your comfort zone into a glorious world of doodles, sanding, waxing, stunning colours and the satisfaction of telling people that you made that!
ALSO AVAILABLE UPCYCLING 9781910254479 • £20.00
DIY HYDROPONIC GARDENS How to Design & Build an Inexpensive System for Growing Plants in Water
Cool Springs Press 9780760357590 £16.99/$32.99 US/$32.99 CAN 254 x 203 mm, 200 pages, Trade Paperback 200 colour photographs Rights: Worldwide Distribution Gardening/Urban
This new book takes the mystery out hydroponics, the practice of growing plants in water-based media. With practical information aimed at home DIYers, author Tyler Baras shows exactly how to build, plant, and maintain more than a dozen unique hydroponic systems, some of which costing just a few dollars to make. All the information you need to get started with your home hydroponic system is included.
GARDENING January 2018
CHARLES DOWDING’S VEG JOURNAL Expert No-dig Advice, Month by Month Charles Dowding The book uses the seasonal checklists, advice and hard-won experience of the UK’s best-known no-dig gardener to plan a year’s veg growing.
Frances Lincoln 9780711239289 £9.99/$12.99 US/$16.99 CAN 210 x 150 mm, 192 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World Gardening/Vegetables
Drawing on Charles Dowding’s Vegetable Course, this month-by-month journal helps you plan bumper harvests the no-dig way. Follow simple steps to find success with more than 35 vegetables and herbs from tomatoes to basil, carrots to coriander; start a no-dig veg plot on virgin or dug ground, improve the soil and become an expert mulcher and weeder; learn key dates for sowing, staking, harvesting and storing using time-saving monthly checklists; make a raised bed, tackle slugs and snails, and produce the sweetest-smelling compost; understand the techniques for inter-cropping, companion planting, seed viability and crop succession. No-dig is a longestablished way to grow healthy, organic crops while preserving the soil’s integrity and Charles Dowding is the UK’s leading expert.
COMPOSTING FOR A NEW GENERATION Latest Techniques for the Bin and Beyond Michelle Balz Composting for a New Generation covers the modern composting techniques, traditional bin composting, vermi-composting, composting with nature, keyhole gardens, organic composting, and using compost.
Cool Springs Press 9781591866923 £14.99/$22.99 US/$29.99 CAN 254 x 203 mm, 192 pages, Trade Paperback 150 colour photographs Rights: World Gardening/Techniques
Composting is no long only in the realm of environmentalists! It’s not just about reducing food waste; most composters get their hands dirty because of the benefits it brings to the soil in their garden. Composting has ‘been under the radar screen until now, and seen as a boutique, West-Coast thing,’ says Jared Blumenfeld, who oversees California as well as two other Western states and the Pacific for the Environmental Protection Agency. ‘But now everyone from Massachusetts to Minnesota has programs starting up, and pretty soon there will be a critical mass.’ Composting for a New Generation includes tried-and-true composting methods and new, innovative techniques. It is the most complete book to date for your organic soil needs.
GARDENING January 2018
STRAW BALE SOLUTIONS Gardeners Across the Globe Share Tips for Growing Food in Straw Joel Karsten Half a million gardeners have discovered the magic of straw bale gardening in just the past four years: here is what you can learn from them to get started yourself.
Cool Springs Press 9780760357392 £15.99/$24.99 US/$27.99 CAN 246 x 190 mm, 176 pages, Trade Paperback 128 colour photographs Rights: World Gardening/Vegetables
By now, even the most casual gardeners have heard of straw bale gardening, the pioneering method to gardening introduced by Joel Karsten. Since his first book, Straw Bale Gardens, was published in 2013, this method of growing vegetables has exploded in popularity and is now being practised across the world. You are sure to find many situations in this book that match yours, and that you can learn from when planning and starting your very own straw bale garden. This guidebook is filled with practical information for home gardeners who want to adopt the method.
CONTAINER GARDENING COMPLETE Creative Projects for Growing Vegetables and Flowers in Small Spaces Jessica Walliser Everything you need to know to garden successfully in a small space, including easy-to-follow, step-by-step directions, photographs, and information on more than 125 plants.
Cool Springs Press 9781591866824 £19.99/$30.00 US/$39.00 CAN 254 x 203 mm, 272 pages, Hardcover Book 400 colour photographs Rights: Worldwide Distribution Gardening/Container
The ideal book for urban gardeners, indoor gardeners, and vegetable gardeners, Container Gardening Complete is a thorough visual guide that will get you growing quickly! The methods described in this book are foolproof and easy to follow, with step-by-step directions and photographs, scalable projects for differing needs, and many great ideas for upscaled containers from things you have around your home. You’ll get to know the ins and outs of gardening in a small space, from the importance of drainage, irrigation, and other watering concerns to ornamental combinations of plants, and the very best vegetables, fruits, and nonedibles for container gardening. This is the best, most complete book on the market for container gardening.
GARDENING February 2018
GARDENING COMPLETE How to Grow Vegetables, Landscape Plants & Flowers Authors of Cool Springs Press Cool Springs Press 9780760357651 £19.99/$29.99 US/$38.99 CAN 270 x 210 mm, 400 pages, Trade Paperback 600 colour and black and white photographs Rights: World Gardening/Reference
A general introductory text on home gardening written by eight of the bestselling authors of Cool Springs Press and illustrated with more than 600 hardworking colour photographs.
HANGING PLANTS Creating Kokedama for the Home Coraleigh Parker Indoor hanging baskets? Who needs them?! Learn all about the Japanese art of creating potless suspended plants, known as kokedama, from New Zealandbased Coraleigh Parker. Her moss ball creations, featuring orchids, air plants, cacti, succulents, flowering bulbs, tropical plants and even small trees and herbs, are suspended in mid-air and supported by nothing more than a series of strings, intricately wrapped, cocoon style, around a root ball.
Jacqui Small 9781911127390 £20.00/$30.00 US/$39.99 CAN 250 x 191 mm, 144 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World exc. France, Germany, Estonia Gardening/House Plants & Indoor
HEIRLOOM VEGETABLE GARDENING A Master Gardener’s Guide to Planting, Seed Saving, and Cultural History William W. Weaver
Once seen merely as an important link to history, heirloom vegetables are now appreciated by gardeners for a more practical reason: they offer flavours, colours, and textures you don’t find in most supermarkets. This new edition contains plant zone information, advice, and dozens of new vegetables to explore. The line drawings have all been replaced with beautiful, full-colour photography.
Voyageur Press 9780760359921 £24.99/$40.00 US/$51.00 CAN 254 x 203 mm, 480 pages, Paper Over Board 100 colour photographs Rights: World Gardening/Vegetables
GARDENING April 2018
VEGETABLES LOVE FLOWERS Companion Planting for Beauty and Bounty Lisa Ziegler
Fight garden pests and increase your yields the natural way with this tried and true technique! Planting vegetables and flowers together is one of the oldest ways to create a healthy, bountiful garden, but there’s more to the method than you might think. Vegetables Love Flowers will walk you through the ins and outs of companion planting, from how it works to which plants go together and how to grow the best garden for your climate.
Cool Springs Press 9780760357583 £12.99/$19.99 US/$25.99 CAN 235 x 191 mm, 176 pages, Trade Paperback 200 illustrations Rights: World Gardening/Vegetables
GROWING HEIRLOOM FLOWERS Enjoy and Preserve the Forgotten Beauty of Heritage Blooms
Christine McLaughlin In Growing Heirloom Flowers, Christine McLaughlin takes you on a tour of these alluring blooms, covering the benefits, challenges and growing requirements of than forty heirloom flowers. Along the way, she offers tips, tricks, and creative projects for making the most of your heirloom garden, from arranging and preserving, to dyes, drinks, and more. With a wealth of information and stunning fullcolour photography, this book is the perfect guide to adding heirloom beauty to your life.
Cool Springs Press 9780760359396 £14.99/$22.99 US/$29.99 CAN 254 x 203 mm, 176 pages, Trade Paperback 220 colour photographs Rights: World Gardening/Flowers/General
MUSHROOM CULTIVATION An Illustrated Guide to Growing Your Own Mushrooms at Home Tavis Lynch Mushroom Cultivation offers comprehensive instruction on how mushrooms grow and how to cultivate them yourself to enrich your soil, speed up your composting, and even to suppress weeds. Some cultivate mushrooms for medicinal use or make them into teas and tinctures. After reading Mushroom Cultivation, you’ll discover that growing a mushroom is really no more difficult than growing a tomato. You just need a slightly different set of skills.
Quarry Books 9781631594045 £16.99/$24.99 US/$32.99 CAN 254 x 216 mm, 160 pages, Trade Paperback 200 colour photographs Rights: World Nature/Plants/Mushrooms
GARDENING/GENERAL June 2018
LANDSCAPING WITH NATIVE PLANTS OF THE SOUTHWEST George O. Miller
Voyageur Press 9780760360651 ÂŁ16.99/$24.99 US/$32.99 CAN 279 x 216 mm, 192 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World Gardening/Regional/Southwest (AZ, NM, OK, TX)
In this fully updated edition of Landscaping with Native Plants of the Southwest, George Oxford Miller provides the definitive guide to choosing the best of the best among the native plants of Arizona and New Mexico. Covering wildflowers, shrubs, trees, vines, groundcovers, and cacti, this comprehensive, richly illustrated book selects the species whose ornamental qualities, growth habit, adaptability, maintenance needs, and beauty add up to the highest landscape value.
RARE BOOKS UNCOVERED True Stories of Fantastic Finds in Unlikely Places Rebecca Rego Barry
Voyageur Press 9780760361573 ÂŁ12.99/$19.99/$25.99 CAN 229 x 152 mm, 264 pages, Trade Paperback 23 colour photographs Rights: World Antiques & Collectibles/Books
Feed your inner bibliophile with this volume on unearthed rare and antiquarian books. Few collectors are as passionate or as dogged in the pursuit of their quarry as collectors of rare books. In Rare Books Uncovered, expert on rare and antiquarian books Rebecca Rego Barry recounts the stories of remarkable discoveries from the world of book collecting. These tales and many others will entertain and inspire casual collectors and hardcore bibliomaniacs alike.
HOME IMPROVEMENT April 2018
KITCHEN IDEAS YOU CAN USE Inspiring Designs & Clever Solutions for DIY Remodeling Your Kitchen Chris Peterson
Kitchen Ideas You Can Use contains thousands of creative, achievable ideas for DIY home improvement projects in the kitchen. New in this edition are numerous maintenance and cleaning tips, giving practical advice on common kitchen issues, an allnew feature that increases visual appeal and adds information value to the book.
UP D A E DI T T E D ION
Cool Springs Press 9780760360675 £12.99/$19.99 US/$25.99 CAN 270 x 210 mm, 192 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World House & Home/DoItYourself/General
BATHROOM IDEAS YOU CAN USE Inspiring Designs & Clever Solutions for Remodeling Chris Peterson
UP D A E DI T T E D ION
Cool Springs Press 9780760357804 £12.99/$19.99 US/$25.99 CAN 270 x 210 mm, 192 pages, Trade Paperback 250 colour photographs Rights: Worldwide Distribution House & Home/DoItYourself/General
Whether you’re planning a full remodel or just replacing a single fixture, Bathroom Ideas You Can Use is 192 pages of style, comfort, and function. Hundreds of inspirational photographs and a wealth of information will jump-start your next bathroom project. This updated edition of our popular design and inspiration book presents a variety of extra tips and tricks for picking the right accessory or material for your space and keeping it in top condition.
WOODWORKING March 2018
WOODWORKING Traditional Craft for Modern Living Andrea Brugi and Samina Langholz
Jacqui Small 9781911127376 ÂŁ20.00/$29.99 US/$38.99 CAN 250 x 210 mm, 144 pages, Hardcover Book 200 full colour illustrations Rights: World exc. Germany Crafts & Hobbies/Woodwork
Handmade wooden objects, both large and small, from spoons and simple tool holders to dining tables and benches, are becoming must-have staples of the contemporary interior. Andrea Brugi teaches you some of the key woodworking techniques to make 20 carpentry projects in the comfort of your own home, without the need for complicated tools.
HEALTH & BEAUTY January 2018
THE HEALTH AND BEAUTY BOTANICAL HANDBOOK Pip Waller Kitchen pharmacy meets natural beauty wisdom in this classic compendium of plant-powered health and beauty recipes.
Leaping Hare Press 9781782405641 ÂŁ12.99 220 x 180 mm, 192 pages, Hardcover Book Full-colour throughout, 150 pictures Rights: World English exc. US & Canada Health & Fitness/Herbal Medications
In The Health and Beauty Botanical Handbook, Pip Waller shares her invaluable herbal knowhow for natural wellbeing. An introduction to the power of plants is followed by growing tips and profiles; guidelines on how to set up your kitchen to make the recipes; and techniques for making everything from tinctures to tonics. Pip Waller is a medical herbalist and plant spirit practitioner. She has taught at the Academy of Natural Health in London and was a clinical supervisor for the UK-based National Institute of Medical Herbalists Training Clinic. She is the author of Holistic Anatomy â€“ An Integrative Guide to the Human Body (North Atlantic Books, 2011) and The Domestic Alchemist (Leaping Hare Press and North Atlantic Books) and lives in North Wales.
HEALTH & BEAUTY February 2018
THE ECZEMA DETOX The Low-chemical Diet for Eliminating Skin Inflammation Karen Fischer
Eczema sufferers are sensitive to many artificial chemicals, but did you know natural food chemicals also trigger eczema? The Eczema Detox is your guide to cutting your total chemical load, loving your liver, and creating healthy, clear skin from the inside out. Its tailored programmes, menus and delicious recipes are effective for sufferers of eczema, dermatitis, psoriasis, topical steroid withdrawal, and more..
Exisle Publishing 9781925335538 £14.99/$19.99 US/$25.99 CAN 235 x 191 mm, 240 pages, Hardcover Book Colour photographs Rights: World exc. AU, NZ Health & Fitness/Body Cleansing & Detoxification
HANDMADE SPA Natural Treatments to Revive and Restore Juliette Goggin and Abi Righton
Handmade Spa is a unique and comprehensive guide to replicating the luxury of the spa experience in your own home using natural, botanical preparations. Following on from the hugely successful Handmade Beauty, this is the second in the series of natural health and beauty books by cosmetic experts Juliette Goggin and Abi Righton.
Jacqui Small 9781911127192 £14.99/$19.99 US/$25.99 CAN 250 x 210 mm, 144 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World exc. France, Italy, Spain Health & Fitness/Beauty & Grooming
BADASS BRAIDS From Vikings to Game of Thrones, 50 Maverick Looks for Sci-Fi and Fantasy Fanatics Shannon Burns
Recreate the look of your favorite heroes and heroines in popular historical, sci-fi, and fantasy shows and movies like Game of Thrones, The Lord of the Rings, Vikings, and The Hunger Games with this kickass hairstyle handbook by YouTube star Silvousplaits (a.k.a. Shannon Burns).
Race Point Publishing 9781631064388 £16.99/$24.99 US/$32.99 CAN 235 x 191 mm, 192 pages, Trade Paperback 100+ colour photographs Rights: World Health & Fitness/Beauty & Grooming
HEALTH & BEAUTY/GENERAL April 2018
MEN’S SOCIETY A Guide to Social Protocol, Necessary Skills, Superior Style, and Everything Else That Will Set You Apart From The Pack Men’s Society
Rock Point 9781631064432 £11.00/$17.00 US/$22.00 CAN 184 x 133 mm, 220 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World Self-Help/Fashion & Style
Ready to step your game up? Let the guys behind the Men’s Society gift brand teach you the etiquette, fashion, and skills needed to make you the man you were born to be. With Men’s Society, you’ll learn the skills that every man needs to impress those around him and stand out from a crowd.
SLEEP SENSE Improve Your Sleep, Improve Your Health Dr. Katharina Lederle
Exisle Publishing 9781925335736 £12.99/$22.99 US/$29.99 CAN 229 x 152 mm, 240 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World exc. AU, NZ Health & Fitness/Sleep & Sleep Disorders
In Sleep Sense, international sleep expert Dr. Katharina Lederle draws on the latest research to explore how sleep is connected to each of the three pillars of successful living: physical health, cognitive performance, and emotional well-being. And since the three pillars are interconnected, if one is weakened, our overall health can easily be undermined. Sleep Sense informs and educates as it sets out clear guidelines and practical advice on how you can achieve improved health through improved sleep.
HEALTH/MENTAL February 2018 EMPOWER
UNDERSTANDING AUTISM The Essential Guide for Parents Professor Katrina Williams and Professor Jacqueline Roberts The essential reference for parents of children on the autism spectrum, Understanding Autism separates myth from fact in an easy to understand format.
Exisle Publishing 9781925335712 £9.99/$14.99 US/$19.99 CAN 198 x 129 mm, 272 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World exc. AU, NZ Family & Relationships/Autism Spectrum Disorders
Written by two leading experts in the field, this updated edition covers key information, like the causes of autism and how it manifests at the various ages and stages of a child’s life, while also taking into account the importance of self-care for parents. Authors Katrina Williams and Jacqueline Roberts bring considerable experience to the table, and they clearly and comfortingly explain how to cope with common problematic behaviors, conditions that can often appear in conjunction with autism (such as anxiety and depression), and how best to manage the child’s transition to adulthood. Their warm, supportive voices will reassure you as they sort myth from fact, and provide everything you’ll need to know to understand autism.
February 2018 EMPOWER
LIVE AND LAUGH WITH DEMENTIA The Essential Guide to Maximizing Quality of Life Lee-Fay Low This updated edition explains how to make life with dementia as positive as possible, by tailoring activities to suit patients’ needs and abilities, helping them maintain self-identity and experience happiness.
Exisle Publishing 9781925335729 £9.99/$14.99 US/$19.99 CAN 198 x 129 mm, 272 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World exc. AU, NZ Health & Fitness/Diseases/Alzheimer’s & Dementia
Over 45 million people suffer with dementia worldwide. For every person with dementia, their family and caregivers face the decision of how best to care for them. Live and Laugh with Dementia explains how to make life with dementia as positive as possible – to maximize quality of life for all concerned. Just as we need to exercise our body’s muscles to keep them strong, so too do we need to exercise our brain to strengthen and maintain our neural capabilities.
LIFESTYLE March 2018
An exciting and extensive series which explains holistic health and wellbeing alternatives to conventional Western medicine. Each guide demystiﬁes a therapy or technique in an accessible and strongly visual way, and presents reliable information for everyone who wants to explore, understand, and beneﬁt from these thought-provoking disciplines.
Secrets of Tai Chi Kim Davies The holistic nature of Tai chi offers a route to inner peace as well as developing real health benefits. Scientific research has found that regular practice can reduce stress levels, improve physical balance, and help muscular flexibility. This book – suitable for the beginner or the experienced practitioner – tells you everything you need to know about establishing a tai chi practice at home.
Secrets of Tantric Sex Claudia Blake Explore new and surprising sources of sensual delight with 54 Tantric techniques for enhancing intimacy and deepening pleasure. Expert Claudia Blake presents straightforward, simple practices that anyone can do. Along with fundamental principles of Tantric sex, you will discover amazing ways to prolong arousal, satisfy your partner, maximise bliss, and reach higher states of consciousness.
Secrets of Bach Flower Remedies Jeremy Harwood Secrets of Bach Flower Remedies is a comprehensive guide to Bach’s basic ‘12 healers’ – the plants that formed the basis of his observations – and the further 26 remedies that he went on to discover. From what to expect in a professional consultation, to a complete flowerby-flower directory, this accessible guide will teach you how to utilise these safe and simple remedies.
Secrets of Colour Healing Stephanie Norris Secrets of Colour Healing provides a comprehensive explanation of the theories behind the effects of colour on the human body, discussing each colour in detail and exploring how the therapy works in practice. From advice on practising colour healing at home, including visualisation, to light therapy and nutritional colour therapy, this accessible guide will teach you all about the power of colour and how it can be harnessed to balance your environment, body, and spirit.
Ivy Press Secrets of Tai Chi 9781782405764 £7.99/$12.99 US/$16.99 CAN 205 x 161 mm, 224 pages, Trade Paperback Full-colour throughout, 350 pictures Rights: World English Health & Fitness/Exercise Secrets of Tantric Sex 9781782405757 £7.99/$12.99 US/$16.99 CAN 205 x 161 mm, 224 pages, Trade Paperback Full-colour throughout, 350 pictures Rights: World English Health & Fitness/Sexuality Secrets of Bach Flower Remedies 9781782405368 £7.99/$12.99 US/$16.99 CAN 205 x 161 mm, 224 pages, Trade Paperback Full-colour throughout, 350 pictures Rights: World English Health & Fitness/Herbal Medications Secrets of Colour Healing 9781782405375 £7.99/$12.99 US/$16.99 CAN 205 x 161 mm, 224 pages, Trade Paperback Full-colour throughout, 350 pictures Rights: World English Body, Mind & Spirit/General
ALSO AVAILABLE SECRETS OF AROMATHERAPY 9781782404910 • £7.99 SECRETS OF AYURVEDA 9781782404927 • £7.99 SECRETS OF MASSAGE 9781782404934 • £7.99 SECRETS OF MEDITATION 9781782404941 • £7.99 SECRETS OF PILATES 9781782404651 • £7.99 SECRETS OF REFLEXOLOGY 9781782404668 • £7.99 SECRETS OF REIKI 9781782404675 • £7.99 SECRETS OF YOGA 9781782404644 • £7.99
LIFESTYLE January 2018
CREATIVE FLOW A Year in My Mindful Life Jocelyn de Kwant Exploring meaningful ways we can appreciate each of life’s precious moments, this enchanting guide helps us to notice and note, embrace play, and focus again on breathing and simply being.
Ivy Press 9781782405610 £12.99 210 x 140 mm, 240 pages, Trade Paperback Ful-colour throughout, 350 pictures Rights: World English exc. US & Canada Body, Mind & Spirit/Mindfulness & Meditation
Creative Flow is a mindful workbook to treasure, encouraging the use of focused creativity to cultivate beautiful awareness every day. Author Jocelyn de Kwant invites us all to embrace a beginners’ mind, to add time back into our busy lives using the art of creative mindfulness. Practical prompts entwine with lengthier meditative notes on the joys of doodling and scribbling, and the joy of sensory play and reconnecting with the natural world. This lovingly illustrated workbook is a timely reminder of the ways in which creative flow can enhance and enrich our lives. Jocelyn De Kwant is a journalist and editor specializing in mindfulness and simple living. She writes for Flow, an international award-winning magazine that celebrates creativity, mindfulness, and life’s little pleasures. Jocelyn worked for MTV and several Dutch magazines, but after experiencing burnout she turned to embrace slower living and mindfulness. Jocelyn now lives in a very green area of Amsterdam with her family, vegetable garden, and VW bus.
ALSO AVAILABLE MY YEAR IN SMALL DRAWINGS 9781782405344 • £9.99
LIFESTYLE/PREGNANCY March 2018
BUILD THE PERSON YOU WANT TO BE The ORANGES Toolkit Simon Rountree Based on the science and principles of positive psychology, Build the Person You Want to Be provides you with the tools you need to foster greater resilience and mental wellbeing. The ORANGES toolkit focuses on the seven key elements that support human flourishing and meaning: Optimism, Resilience, Attitude, Now (mindfulness), Gratitude, Energy and Strengths. The result is a book that outlines ways to practise and build your skills and, despite life’s adversities, to bounce back and thrive.
Exisle Publishing 9781925335125 £10.99/$21.99 US/$23.99 CAN 229 x 152 mm, 192 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World exc. AU, NZ Self-help/Personal Growth
REACH YOUR GOALS WITHOUT STRESSING OUT A High-achiever’s Guide to a Successful Life Dr. Chantal Hofstee
If you’re tired of working hard instead of working smart, if you feel stressed out and fear burnout, this is the book you’ve been waiting for. Packed full of insights into the brain, inspiration and practical techniques, Reach Your Goals Without Stressing Out takes the reader on a guided journey of self-discovery, leading to new personal insights and practical strategies for sustainable, fulfilling success.
Exisle Publishing 9781925335644 £12.99/$19.99 US/$25.99 CAN 229 x 152 mm, 240 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World exc. AU, NZ Self-help/Personal Growth
THE JOY OF PREGNANCY, 2ND EDITION The Complete, Candid, and Reassuring Companion for Parents-to-Be Tori Kropp The Joy of Pregnancy emphasizes what’s normal, fun, and even funny about pregnancy. In this thoroughly revised and updated second edition of her pathbreaking book, author Tori Kropp covers recent advances in medical knowledge and changes in typical hospital procedures. The Joy of Pregnancy’s month-by-month format provides the essential information that expectant parents crave, and Kropp’s tone is reassuring and authoritative, but also non-judgemental and often humorous.
Harvard Common Press 9781558329195 £12.99/$19.99 US/$25.99 CAN 229 x 152 mm, 432 pages, Trade Paperback 100 black and white photographs Rights: World Family & Relationships/Parenting/Motherhood
PREGNANCY/SEXUALITY May 2018
NATURAL HOSPITAL BIRTH, 2ND EDITION The Best of Both Worlds Cynthia Gabriel In this fully updated edition of her pioneering book Natural Hospital Birth, Cynthia Gabriel gives moms, partners and even medical personnel concise and reassuring guidance on how to have as natural a birth as possible in a hospital setting. Gabriel shows expectant mothers how to avoid unnecessary medical interventions, how to take the initiative and prepare for the kind of birth they want, and how to prepare a birth plan to share with doctors and nurses at the hospital.
Harvard Common Press 9781558329171 £12.99/$19.99 US/$25.99 CAN 229 x 152 mm, 272 pages, Trade Paperback 100 black and white photographs Rights: World Family & Relationships/Parenting/Motherhood
THE NURSING MOTHER’S COMPANION, 8TH EDITION The Breastfeeding Book Mothers Trust, from Pregnancy Through Weaning Kathleen Huggins The Nursing Mother’s Companion has been among the top two bestselling books on breastfeeding for more than 30 years, with more than 1 million copies sold. It is respected and recommended by professionals and Kathleen Huggins equips breast-feeding mothers with the information they need to overcome potential difficulties and nurse their babies successfully from the first week through the toddler years or wherever in between they choose to wean.
Harvard Common Press 9781558329126 £12.99/$19.99 US/$25.99 CAN 229 x 152 mm, 448 pages, Trade Paperback 100 black and white illustrations Rights: World Family & Relationships/Parenting/Motherhood
THE BIRTH PARTNER, 5TH EDITION A Complete Guide to Childbirth for Dads, Doulas, and All Other Labour Companions Penny Simkin Since the original publication of The Birth Partner, new mothers’ partners, friends, relatives, and doulas have relied on Penny Simkin’s guidance in caring for the new mother from their last trimester through the early post-partum period. Now fully revised in its fifth edition, The Birth Partner remains the definitive guide to helping a woman through labor and birth, and the essential manual to have at hand during the event.
Harvard Common Press 9781558329102 £12.99/$19.99 US/$25.99 CAN 229 x 152 mm, 416 pages, Trade Paperback 100 two-colour illustrations Rights: World Family & Relationships/Parenting/Motherhood
SPIRITUALITY/MINDFULNESS February to April 2018
The Art of Mindful Gardening Sowing the Seeds of Meditation
Ark Redwood The Art of Mindful Gardening explores how mindfulness can bring a new dimension to gardening. Ark Redwood guides you through the changing seasons, expanding your knowledge of how to be conscious of the present and providing expert insights on meditating into your natural environment.
Happiness and How it Happens Finding Contentment Through Mindfulness
The Happy Buddha Sharing personal and philosophical reflections, practical teachings, and enlightening insights into trust, compassion, radical self-acceptance, and the value of contentment, The Happy Buddha draws upon Buddhism, psychotherapy, and focusing (a method of listening to our intuitive wisdom) to reveal the true riches of wellbeing.
Mindfulness & the Art of Managing Anger Meditations on Clearing the Red Mist
Mike Fisher Mindfulness & the Art of Managing Anger explores the powerful emotion of toxic anger what it is, why we experience it and how we can learn to control its destructive power through the very nature of mindfulness. Fusing Western and Buddhist thought, therapeutic tools, specific meditative practices and frank personal anecdotes, this book reveals how we can all clear the red mist for peaceful well-being.
The Art of Mindful Walking Meditations on the Path
Adam Ford The Art of Mindful Walking uses the concept of mindfulness to explore the activity of walking as an exercise for both body and mind. As an Anglican priest and former Priest-in-Ordinary to the Queen, a lecturer in Buddhism and a devoted walker, Adam Ford is an inspiring guide with a refreshingly eclectic viewpoint. He applies the notion of mindfulness to walks ranging from a simple journey to work to a personal odyssey in the Australian outback.
SPIRITUALITY/MINDFULNESS Mindfulness and the Natural World Bringing our Awareness Back to Nature
Claire Thompson Mindfulness and the Natural World explores what it means to connect with nature and how we can learn from nature to be more mindful in everyday life. Claire Thompson encourages us to experience nature’s beauty and its intrinsic value through the art of mindfulness. Through personal anecdotes and insights, she reveals how a deeper awareness of the natural world is key to inspiring us to care about and protect nature, and developing a more sustainable world.
Einstein & The Art of Mindful Cycling Achieving Balance in the Modern World
Ben Irvine Einstein and the Art of Mindful Cycling shines new light onto one of the great scientific icons and explores how pushing that pedal can nurture mindfulness in our lives. The author steers us through his own perspective on cycling, weaving the philosophical, practical and personal into an elegant balance. Add in a sprinkling of meditative insights, and we can all learn how to experience Einstein’s enlightened outlook on life through the simple joy of riding a bicycle.
Leaping Hare Press The Art of Mindful Gardening 9781782405832 • February 2018 £7.99 200 x 130 mm, 144 pages, Trade Paperback One colour throughout Rights: World English exc. US & Canada Body, Mind & Spirit/Mindfulness & Meditation Happiness and How it Happens 9781782405849 • February 2018 £7.99 200 x 130 mm, 144 pages, Trade Paperback One colour throughout Rights: World English exc. US & Canada Body, Mind & Spirit/Mindfulness & Meditation Mindfulness & the Art of Managing Anger 9781782405856 • February 2018 £7.99 200 x 130 mm, 144 pages, Trade Paperback One colour throughout Rights: World English exc. US & Canada Body, Mind & Spirit/Mindfulness & Meditation The Art of Mindful Walking 9781782405986 • April 2018 £7.99 200 x 130 mm, 144 pages, Trade Paperback One colour throughout Rights: World English Body, Mind & Spirit/Mindfulness & Meditation Mindfulness and the Natural World 9781782405993 • April 2018 £7.99 200 x 130 mm, 144 pages, Trade Paperback One colour throughout Rights: World English Body, Mind & Spirit/Mindfulness & Meditation Einstein & The Art of Mindful Cycling 9781782405979 • April 2018 £7.99 200 x 130 mm, 144 pages, Trade Paperback One colour throughout Rights: World English Body, Mind & Spirit/Mindfulness & Meditation
ALSO AVAILABLE EINSTEIN & THE ART OF MINDFUL CYCLING 9781908005472 • £8.99 MINDFULNESS FOR UNRAVELLING ANXIETY 9781782403180 • £8.99 THE MINDFUL ART OF WILD SWIMMING 9781782404293 • £8.99
THE ART OF MINDFUL BIRDWATCHING 9781782404286 • £8.99 THE JOY OF MINDFUL WRITING 9781782405047 • £8.99 MINDFUL PREGNANCY & BIRTH 9781782405054 • £8.99
SPIRITUALITY/MINDFULNESS March 2018 MINDFUL THOUGHTS
MINDFUL THOUGHTS FOR GARDENERS Sowing Seeds of Awareness Clea Danaan Embracing gardening as a spiritually enriching activity lovingly reconnects us to nature every day and this beautifully illustrated little book reminds us how to do it. Rooting each blossoming thought in deep ecology and conscious living, we unearth the power inherent in mindfully lifting the soil; it lifts our souls as well. Mindful Thoughts for Gardeners sows a series of meditations about tending the Earth whole-heartedly.
Leaping Hare Press 9781782405269 £5.99/$7.99 US/$9.99 CAN 135 x 110 mm, 160 pages, Hardcover Book Full colour throughout, 26 pictures Rights: World English SelfHelp/Meditations
ALSO AVAILABLE MINDFUL THOUGHTS FOR CYCLISTS 9781782404835 • £5.99
MINDFUL THOUGHTS FOR WALKERS 9781782404842 • £5.99
March 2018 MINDFUL THOUGHTS
MINDFUL THOUGHTS FOR CITY DWELLERS The Joy of Urban Living Lucy Anna Scott
In this beautifully illustrated little book, Mindful Thoughts for City Dwellers leads the reader on a joyful journey through the city. From noticing urban nature to embracing noise as sound, author Lucy Anna Scott shows us how to find a home for the head, and the heart, in the metropolis, humanity’s greatest invention.
Leaping Hare Press 9781782405689 £5.99/$7.99 US/$9.99 CAN 135 x 110 mm, 160 pages, Hardcover Book Full colour throughout, 26 pictures Rights: World English Body, Mind & Spirit/Mindfulness & Meditation
THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO DIVINATION The Beginner’s Guide to Using Cards, Crystals, Runes, Palmistry, and More for Insight and Predicting the Future Liz Dean The Ultimate Guide to Divination is a modern seer’s handbook to techniques used throughout the ages for fortune-telling and prediction. With this guide, you’ll learn timehonoured methods for developing your intuition and accessing the unconscious. Lavishly illustrated, this book presents the oracles of the ancients, from palm-reading and tea leaves to fortune-telling with cards, runes, and crystals. This is the essential handbook to the mystic arts.
Fair Winds Press 9781592337781 £16.99/$24.99 US/$32.99 CAN 254 x 203 mm, 224 pages, Trade Paperback Colour and black and white images Rights: World Body, Mind & Spirit/Divination/General
SPIRITUALITY/MINDFULNESS April 2018 MINDFULNESS
THE MINDFUL MAN Words from the Earth Caspar Walsh The Mindful Man embraces a positive approach to holistic growth for men and shares enlightening insights into modern day, masculinity. Author Caspar Walsh explores the beautiful opportunities mindfulness offers for emotional development and spiritual resilience. Through meditative exercises rooted in wild nature and creative writing, Casper offers a unique understanding of the ways every man can cultivate a naturally joyful and instinctive awareness.
Leaping Hare Press 9781782405665 £9.99/$12.99 US/$16.99 CAN 200 x 130 mm, 144 pages, Hardcover Book One colour throughout Rights: World English Body, Mind & Spirit/Mindfulness & Meditation
April 2018 MINDFULNESS
MINDFULNESS IN MUSIC Notes on Finding Life’s Rhythm Mark Tanner Mark Tanner reveals how composers and musicians have always embraced mindful connections, and how everyone can cherish the same life-affirming chords. Whether listening to a forest soundscape or playing trombone in a ska group, he reveals the natural ecology to all forms of music, and the creative, mindful instinct we share. Through unique meditations, personal reflections, and holistic notes, Tanner shines a spotlight on the humanity and spirituality in music.
Ivy Press 9781782405672 £9.99/$12.99 US/$16.99 CAN 200 x 130 mm, 144 pages, Hardcover Book One colour throughout Rights: World English Body, Mind & Spirit/Mindfulness & Meditation
YOU CAN BE HAPPY 35 Powerful Methods for Personal Growth and Well-Being Rebecca Ray You Can Be Happy’s techniques are based in the science of Positive Psychology and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, the very movements responsible for millions of people improving their well-being. Become a happier version of yourself by adjusting your daily routine with these powerful tools! By examining the power of Choice, Cultivation, Practice, and Making Space, Dr. Rebecca Ray shows you how to foster positive behavior that will practically affect your daily lives.
Rock Point 9781631064890 £12.00/$18.00 US/$24.00 CAN 200 x 140 mm, 176 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World Health & Fitness/Healthy Living
SPIRITUALITY/MINDFULNESS January 2018
THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO CRYSTAL GRIDS Transform Your Life Using the Power of Crystals and Layouts Judy Hall
The Ultimate Guide to Crystal Grids shows novices and seasoned crystal practitioners alike how to construct crystal grids to create, heal, and manifest goals and intentions. Written by one of the world’s leading crystal experts, Judy Hall, this comprehensive guide outlines the specifics of constructing an effective grid, how to harness the power of sacred geometry, and which crystals are most effective for particular grids and purposes.
Fair Winds Press 9781592337811 £16.99/$24.99 US/$32.99 CAN 254 x 203 mm, 192 pages, Paperback Rights: World Body, Mind & Spirit/Crystals
March 2018 IN FOCUS
IN FOCUS CRYSTALS Sasha Fenton
Feeling creatively or spiritually blocked? Perhaps you are suffering from a physical ailment? Trouble sleeping? Regardless of what may be plaguing you, the innate power within crystals can have tremendous healing effects. With In Focus Crystals, the most popular crystals are explained and each precious stone’s qualities summarized, giving readers an all-in-one resource to get their lives back on track.
Wellfleet Press 9781577151708 £10.99/$16.99 US/$21.99 CAN 229 x 150 mm, 160 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World Body, Mind & Spirit/Crystals
March 2018 IN FOCUS
IN FOCUS ASTROLOGY Sasha Fenton Who is my perfect mate? Capricorn, Libra, or Virgo? What about my closest friend, who is an Aquarius? Why am I not getting along with my coworker, who is a Gemini? Why am I constantly making the same mistakes? Whether you’re looking for a deeper understanding of those closest to you, or perhaps those that you should keep at arm’s length, In Focus Astrology provides the ins and outs of each star sign so that you will finally know why you act the way you do.
Wellfleet Press 9781577151692 £10.99/$16.99 US/$21.99 CAN 229 x 150 mm, 190 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World Body, Mind & Spirit/Astrology/Horoscopes
SPIRITUALITY/MINDFULNESS April 2018
LOVE MAGIC A Handbook of Spells, Charms & Potions Anastasia Greywolf
Whether you’re hoping to catch that person you’ve been secretly in love with for the past five months, or perhaps an unrequited crush is not getting your subtle hints, the one true adage is that love has no rules and sometimes needs a little help or gentle nudge. To help readers navigate through their amorous adventures, Love Magic makes love as easy as simply knowing the right words.
Wellfleet Press 9781577151661 £10.99/$17.00 US/$22.00 CAN 210 x 140 mm, 256 pages, Paper Over Board 60 illustrations Rights: World Body, Mind & Spirit/Witchcraft
May 2018 IN FOCUS
IN FOCUS PALMISTRY Sasha Fenton
Reading hands to tell fortunes has been around for centuries, and In Focus Palmistry brings modern readers up to date on this ancient craft. From analyzing palms, fingers, fingerprints, mounts, and nails, find the hidden strengths and weaknesses within yourself and others. From the life line to the heart line, In Focus Palmistry gives a comprehensive review of what our hands are telling us – if we know how to interpret them.
Wellfleet Press 9781577151722 £10.99/$16.99 US/$21.99 CAN 229 x 150 mm, 160 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World Body, Mind & Spirit/Divination/Palmistry
May 2018 IN FOCUS
IN FOCUS MEDITATION Sasha Fenton
Wellfleet Press 9781577151715 £10.99/$16.99 US/$21.99 CAN 229 x 150 mm, 160 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World Body, Mind & Spirit/Mindfulness & Meditation
In Focus Meditation breaks down all of the branches of meditation to teach readers how to dig deeper into themselves and untangle the threads of stressful living to give a clearer body and mind.
SPIRITUALITY/MINDFULNESS June 2018
CRYSTAL HEALING AND SACRED PLEASURE Awaken Your Sexual Energy Using Crystals and Healing Rituals, One Chakra at a Time Vanessa Cuccia For anyone who wants to unblock their sexual energy for a deeper sense of intimacy, the ancient practice of crystals may well hold the key. The flow of energy through our chakras (the ‘energy centers’ of our bodies) is essential to our well-being. Whether you’re new to crystals or experienced with crystal healing, Crystal Healing and Sacred Pleasure offers all the essential information and techniques you need to get your energy flowing freely again.
Fair Winds Press 9781592338184 £19.99/$29.99 US/$38.99 CAN 254 x 222 mm, 224 pages, Hardcover Book 100 colour images and 10 diagrams Rights: World Body, Mind & Spirit/Crystals
MAGIC MEDICINE A Trip through the Intoxicating History and Modern-Day Use of Psychedelic Plants and Substances Cody Johnson The history of psychedelic plants and substances is full of colourful, fascinating facts and stories, and intriguing questions. Science is beginning to research what traditional cultures have told us for years: psychedelics have transformative healing properties. Magic Medicine explores the fascinating history of psychedelic substances and provides a contemporary update about their growing inclusion modern medicine, science, and culture.
Fair Winds Press 9781592337729 £14.99/$22.99 US/$29.99 CAN 195 x 145 mm, 208 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World Health & Fitness/Herbal Medications
THE TAROT COMPANION A Portable Guide to Reading the Cards for Yourself and Others Liz Dean
Tarot endures and thrives in modern society because the cards speak our most instinctual and primal selves through their stories, meanings, and symbols. The Tarot Companion reveals the deep messages and mystery of the cards. Quickly and accurately use the tarot to reveal an inner truth, gain insight into a pressing question, or divine what may unfold in your life.
Fair Winds Press 9781592338214 £10.99/$16.99 US/$21.99 CAN 203 x 127 mm, 176 pages, Hardcover Book 78 colour photographs Rights: World English Body, Mind & Spirit/Divination/Tarot
SPIRITUALITY/MINDFULNESS June 2018
THE CRYSTAL SEER Power Crystals for Magic, Meditation & Ritual Judy Hall
Fair Winds Press 9781592338221 £10.99/$16.99 US/$21.99 CAN 203 x 127 mm, 224 pages, Hardcover Book 50 colour photographs Rights: World Body, Mind & Spirit/Crystals
Written by one of the world’s leading crystal experts, Judy Hall, The Crystal Seer is a portable crystal reference and oracle. Each entry includes a dazzling full-colour crystal image and explains its magical power and how it can be used in meditation and ritual. Whether used intuitively or as a reference guide, The Crystal Seer will show you how to tap into the power of the stones.
THE WITCH’S SPELLBOOK Enchantments, Incantations, and Rituals from Around the World Sarah Bartlett
Fair Winds Press 9781592338238 £10.99/$16.99 US/$21.99 CAN 203 x 127 mm, 176 pages, Hardcover Book Colour illustrations throughout Rights: World Body, Mind & Spirit/Witchcraft
The Witch’s Spellbook is a powerful collection of spells, rituals, and enchantments that you can use to tap into your intuition and the power of the natural world. This book reveals how, by casting spells that align to the cycles of nature and the universe, you can begin to manifest your dreams and shape your destiny. Whether you’re new or experienced, this is every person’s guide to practical magic.
PUZZLES January 2018
THE ESCAPE BOOK Will You Manage to Escape This Book? Ivan Tapia The ﬁrst book to be based on the fast-growing phenomenon of escape rooms.
Aurum Press 9781781317433 £9.99/$14.99 US/$19.99 CAN 210 x 150 mm, 176 pages, Trade Paperback Two-colour Rights: World English Games & Activities/Logic & Brain Teasers
Entering is easy. Getting out is impossible… Candela Fuertes is 28 years old and works as an investigative journalist specialising in economic and financial crime. She is trapped in a labyrinth and has just 60 minutes to escape and reveal the secret plans of the businessman Anastás Vecla and the Wanstein Club. The reader joins Candela in her trap and will be forced to draw on all their ingenuity to solve puzzles, optical illusions, conundrums and anagrams to make progress and finally escape both the labyrinth and the book. Readers have to take on the challenges, solve mysteries and clues to finish and escape from the book. Will you manage to escape?
SPORTS June 2018
JOURNEY Lizzy Hawker
This is the story of the ambition, the history, pain and euphoria of an incredible achievement: a journey on foot through the highest mountain range in the world, of around 1,000 miles with 100,000 metres of ascent in fewer than 42 days.
Aurum Press 9781781317440 £18.00/$25.00 US/$32.00 CAN 216 x 135 mm, 304 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World Sports & Recreation/Running & Jogging
Lizzy Hawker has always run, and run far, and it is the mountains, and specifically the lure of the Himalayas, where she has found the greatest paths, and her greatest challenges. In 2016 Lizzy made a lifelong dream come true: a journey on foot through the highest mountain range in the world, around 1,000 miles with 100,000 metres of ascent, crossing twelve 5000-metre passes in fewer than 42 days. Telling the incredible story of the immensity of this challenge, Lizzy describes how she conquered her fears and traversed what few others have achieved in 42 days of constant running, carrying nothing but the bare essentials. From what led her to embark on this ultra-run and bringing in the history of those who have come before, Lizzy describes how the mountains were both her biggest test and her biggest resource in this compelling and quite astounding tale of human feat and endurance. Inspired by mountains and wilderness, Lizzy Hawker ‘fell’ into the world of ultra-distance and endurance running more by chance than by design. Endurance has always been a way of life for Lizzy, rather than a sport. But having the courage to take some unexpected opportunities opened doors, and her achievements snowballed both on the road and the trail. She is the world record holder for 24 Hours and was the 2006 world champion in 100 kilometres on the road. She is also the four-time winner of The North Face Ultra Trail du Mont Blanc, and in 2011 she set a new record running from Everest Base Camp to Kathmandu.
ALSO AVAILABLE RUNNER 9781781311479 £12.99/$19.99 US/$21.99 CAN
SPORTS June 2018
YOU CANNOT BE SERIOUS
Aurum Press 9781781316948 £18.99/$26.99 US/$34.99 CAN 246 x 190 mm, 192 pages, Hardcover Book Full colour Rights: World Sports & Recreation/Tennis
The Infographic Book of Tennis Mark Hodgkinson A stunning graphic guide to the world of tennis, showing the most bizarre and intriguing facts and statistics of the tennis world.
Through stunning infographics, the world of tennis is brought to life. Full of facts and statistics, players and personalities, this is tennis as you have never seen it before. Whether it is uncovering the most forehand winners recorded in a Grand Slam Final or comparing the slice backhand of the world’s best players, the intriguing and often surprising truths of tennis are uncovered. From legends John McEnroe and Steffi Graf to current heroes Serena Williams and Roger Federer, and including quirky facts such as the tallest and shortest players to have graced the game, through to pitting the top players against each other, these striking and fun infographics put the sport’s most intriguing questions to the test. Mark Hodgkinson is the founder and editor of thetennisspace.com, and is the former tennis correspondent for the Daily Telegraph. He is also the author of Andy Murray, Wimbledon Champion, Ivan Lendl: The Man Who Made Murray and Fedegraphica for Aurum.
ALSO AVAILABLE FEDEGRAPHICA UPDATED EDITION 9781781317587 • Paperback £16.99/$19.99 US/$24.99 CAN
IN C L U 2 01 7 DE S G S L A M R A ND WIN S
ART January 2018
THE ORANGE BALLOON DOG Bubbles, Disruptions and Avarice in the Contemporary Art Market Don Thompson A fresh and provocative look at the high-end art market using behavioural economics to better understand the competition, gambles, status and greed that fuels the value of modern art.
Aurum Press 9781781317235 £14.99 216 x 135 mm, 240 pages, Hardcover Book Colour plates Rights: UK & ANZ Art/Business Aspects
A follow-up from Don Thompson, author of The $12 Million Stuffed Shark, on the contemporary art market and human nature. Don is a world expert on what motivates collectors, dealers, galleries and museums to make the deals they make and to pay the prices they pay. Prices at the high end of the market are driven by the intrinsic virtues of the art, but also by demand from the ultra-rich, by national wealth funds, by agents, by non-taxed transactions, and by high status art fairs. The idea that the most interesting thing about contemporary art is its financial value is now accepted by many in the art world. The high end is the aspect that gets all the media attention and is where psychological factors – competition, power, betting, status, greed – come most obviously into play. The field of behavioural economics offers some insights and a way of explanation for the phenomena that is behind the value of art. The nuanced and exclusive world of dealers, agents and auction houses, is explored and included throughout the book, examples of which reflect the irrationalities in human behaviour and decision making. Including efforts to nudge the way individuals behave when purchasing art, the book offers insights and artworld tales from those who are making these deals, from New York and London, Luxembourg and Beijing. Don Thompson is an economist and professor of business who has taught at the LSE and Harvard Business School. He lives in Toronto.
ALSO AVAILABLE THE $12 MILLION STUFFED SHARK 9781845136512 • £9.99
BIOGRAPHY February 2018
I KNOW A WOMAN Inspiring Connections of the Women Who Have Shaped Our World Kate Hodges. Foreword by Lucy Mangan The perfect book for those engaged with women’s history or politics and who are keen to learn about the women who have shaped the world we live in today. Published in time for International Women’s Day.
Aurum Press 9781781317365 £20.00/$27.00 US/$35.00 CAN 246 x 190 mm, 192 pages, Hardcover Book Full colour Rights: World Biography & Autobiography/Women
From groundbreaking scientist Marie Curie to political activist Malala Yousafzai, from feminist author Virginia Woolf to the game-changing Billie Jean King, I Know a Woman creates a gigantic web of womanhood which celebrates the relationships between the world’s most inspirational and influential women. Threading tales from across the globe and throughout history, the lives of innovative aviatrixes, guntoting revolutionaries and women with incomparable intellects are revealed. Each woman is connected to the next, discovering the women behind the scenes; those who didn’t get the credit for scientific discoveries, sporting achievements or acts of bravery when they were alive. Some names will be familiar, some might not but all are equally important. With compelling storytelling and beautifully illustrated portraits, I Know a Woman is bold and engaging with a unique purpose: to uncover the links between 84 pioneering women and show the indomitable strength of womankind. Kate Hodges graduated from the University of Westminster with a BA in Print Journalism. She has over 20 years’ writing experience on magazines, having been a staffer on publications including The Face, Bizarre, Just Seventeen, Smash Hits and Sky, and written for many more, including the Guardian, Kerrang! and NME. She has also worked for Rapido TV and P For Production films. She is the author of three books on London.
BIOGRAPHY/FASHION May 2018
MRS PANKHURST’S PURPLE FEATHER Tessa Boase
An untold story on the suffragette movement and the founding of the RSPB in time for the 100th anniversary of women’s right to vote.
Aurum Press 9781781316542 £20.00/$28.00 US/$36.00 CAN 234 x 153 mm, 336 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World Biography & Autobiography/Historical
Two inter-linked narratives take on the suffrage story in a wholly original light. Both have at their core passionate and politicised New Women agitating for change: Emmeline Pankhurst, suffragette, and Margretta Lemon, founder of the RSPB. These women struck out on their own, asserting themselves as autonomous operators in a male-dominated world in very different ways but with the same ultimate aim – to be heard.
FASHION The Essential Visual Guide to the World of Style Karen Homer
Aurum Press 9781781316955 £20.00/$26.99 US/$34.99 CAN 246 x 190 mm, 192 pages, Hardcover Book Full colour Rights: World Crafts & Hobbies/Fashion
Fashion: The Essential Visual Guide to the World of Style reveals the fashion industry as never before. Written by fashion journalist and bestselling author Karen Homer and featuring stunning original illustrations, this beautiful book contains a wealth of information every fashionista should know.
MUSIC May 2018
THE CLASH Martin Popoff
All the Albums, All the Songs
Formed in London in 1976 by Joe Strummer, Mick Jones, and Paul Simonon at the outset of that city’s punk rock boom, The Clash went on to outlast their peers and create some of the most influential albums in rock ’n’ roll. Veteran music journalist Martin Popoff dissects each of the 91 tracks, including the circumstances that led to their creation, the recording processes, the historical contexts, and much more.
Voyageur Press 9780760359341 £19.99/$30.00 US/$39.00 CAN 246 x 190 mm, 224 pages, Paper Over Board 100 colour and 100 black and white photographs Rights: World Music/Genres & Styles/Punk
PINK FLOYD Martin Popoff
Album by Album
This exploration of Pink Floyd’s discography comprises a series of in-depth, frank and entertaining conversations about all of the band’s studio albums. Prolific rock journalist Martin Popoff moderates discussions on each album with rock journalists and musicians who offer insights, opinions, and anecdotes about every release. Together, the conversations comprise a unique historical overview of the band.
Voyageur Press 9780760360613 £19.99/$30.00 US/$39.00 CAN 246 x 190 mm, 240 pages, Paper Over Board 300 colour photographs Rights: World Music/Genres & Styles/Rock
ELECTRIC GUITARS The Illustrated Encyclopedia Various contributors
Electric Guitars: The Illustrated Encyclopedia is a tour through pop music’s most celebrated musical instrument. Covering several decades of iconic pieces, this guide describes electric guitars produced by every significant manufacturer from Alembic to Zemaitis. This is the definitive guide to the electric guitar, written and researched by the world’s leading authorities on the instrument that has shaped over 50 years of popular music.
Book Sales 9780785835721 £16.99/$24.99 US/$32.99 CAN 321 x 251 mm, 320 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World Music/Musical Instruments/Guitar
KNICKERBOCKER CLASSICS March 2018
Twelve Years a Slave 9781631065064 £10.99/$16.99 US/$21.99 CAN 191 x 146 mm, 240 pages, Flexi-Bind Rights: World Biography & Autobiography/Personal Memoirs
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Twelve Years a Slave Solomon Northup Originally published in 1853, Twelve Years a Slave is a haunting portrayal of stolen freedom and brutal life on the sugar and cotton plantations of the Deep South. With its gripping and horrendous accounts of slave life in the Deep South, Solomon Northup’s seminal memoir is now available as an elegantly designed clothbound edition with an elastic closure and a new introduction.
Leaves of Grass Walt Whitman First published in 1855 with Whitman’s own money, Leaves of Grass is a highly sensual collection of verses that became a monument to American poetry. This poetry collection is now available as an elegantly designed clothbound edition with an elastic closure and a new introduction.
Leaves of Grass 9781631065071 £10.99/$16.99 US/$21.99 CAN 191 x 146 mm, 492 pages, Flexi-Bind Rights: World Poetry/American/General The Jungle 9781631065033 £10.99/$16.99 US/$21.99 CAN 191 x 146 mm, 412 pages, Flexi-Bind Rights: World Fiction/Classics The Age of Innocence 9781631065040 £10.99/$16.99 US/$21.99 CAN 191 x 146 mm, 368 pages, Flexi-Bind Rights: World Fiction/Classics
The Jungle Upton Sinclair While investigating the meat-packing industry in Chicago, author and novelist Upton Sinclair discovered the brutal conditions that immigrant families faced, bringing food safety to the forefront of people’s consciousness. Upton Sinclair’s classic tale is now available as an elegantly designed clothbound edition with an elastic closure and a new introduction.
The Age of Innocence Edith Wharton The Age of Innocence is a stylistic and intimate portrayal of upper-class life in New York City during the 1920s. Combining a romantic tragedy with artful descriptions of aristocratic life in New York, Edith Wharton’s twelfth novel is now available as an elegantly designed clothbound edition with an elastic closure and a new introduction.
ALSO AVAILABLE THE CONSTITUTION AND OTHER DOCUMENTS OF THE FOUNDING FATHERS 9781631063329 • £12.99
THE TIME MACHINE AND THE INVISIBLE MAN 9781631064203 • £12.99 BEOWULF 9781631064234 • £12.99
THE LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW AND OTHER STORIES 9781631064227 • £12.99 THE FEDERALIST PAPERS 9781631064241 • £12.99
THE CALL OF THE WILD AND WHITE FANG 9781631063305 • £12.99 THE PRINCE 9781631063312 • £12.99
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Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea Jules Verne This is an incredible adventure story that popularized science fiction throughout the world. With its sprawling, exotic plot and vivid descriptions, Jules Verne’s epic underwater adventure is now available in an elegantly designed clothbound edition with an elastic closure and a new introduction.
Jane Austen Persuasion is a poignant and passionate story of love, disappointment, loss, and redemption. Available as an elegantly designed, clothbound edition with an elastic closure and a new introduction.
Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea 9781631065057 £10.99/$16.99 US/$21.99 CAN 191 x 146 mm, 296 pages, Flexi-Bind Rights: World Fiction/Classics Persuasion 9781631065088 £10.99/$16.99 US/$21.99 CAN 191 x 146 mm, 296 pages, Flexi-Bind Rights: World Fiction/Classics April 2018 Charles Dickens: The Essential Collection 9781631065019 £24.99/$35.00 US/$45.00 CAN 254 x 178 mm, 1,080 pages, Slipcased Rights: World Fiction/Classics April 2018 Jules Verne: The Essential Collection 9781631065026 £24.99/$35.00 US/$45.00 CAN 254 x 178 mm, 728 pages, Slipcased Rights: World Fiction/Classics
Charles Dickens: The Essential Collection Charles Dickens This superb collection features the most notable works of Charles Dickens, including Oliver Twist (1839), A Christmas Carol (1843), A Tale of Two Cities (1859), and Great Expectations (1861). It is available complete and unabridged. The stylish clothbound hardcover also features a ribbon marker, historical timeline, and comprehensive introduction enlightening the reader on the author’s life and works.
Jules Verne: The Essential Collection
THE LAST OF THE MOHICANS 9781631064258 • £12.99 ON THE ORIGIN OF SPECIES 9781631064265 • £12.99
Jules Verne This collection features the best of Jules Verne’s epic adventure stories, including Five Weeks in a Balloon (1863), Journey to the Center of the Earth (1864), Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea (1870), Around the World in Eighty Days (1873), and The Mysterious Island (1875). The stylish, slipcased, clothbound hardcover also features a ribbon marker, historical timeline, and comprehensive introduction enlightening the reader on the author’s life and works.
NARRATIVE OF THE LIFE OF FREDERICK DOUGLASS, AN AMERICAN SLAVE 9781631063275 • £12.99
TARZAN OF THE APES AND THE RETURN OF TARZAN 9781631063282 • £12.99 THE ART OF WAR 9781631063299 • £12.99
REFERENCE Spring 2018
ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW CONNELL PUBLISHING
The British Empire How It Was Built and How it Fell
Piers Brendon The astonishing story of how a small island in the North Atlantic created the largest empire ever known, one which at its height covered a quarter of the earth’s surface. In a book full of anecdotes and colourful characters, Piers Brendon tells the story of this extraordinary empire, from its adolescence to its maturity to its demise and, with the benefit of hindsight, assesses its pros and cons.
The Great Explorers The Brave Adventurers Who Risked Their Lives to Understand How Our Planet Works
Robin Hanbury-Tenison Robin Hanbury-Tenison looks at the greatest of their kind in history, bringing their experiences to life in vivid and compelling anecdotes and drawing on their own firsthand accounts. And he asks: what was it, and is it, that motivates these unusual people? And how have they enriched our world through their adventures?
The European Union What Is It? Is Britain Right to Be Leaving It?
Jane Lewis Jane Lewis, City Editor of The Week, tells the story of the European Union and asks: who are the people Britain is negotiating with? And can the EU survive Brexit?
World War II A Graphic Account of the Greatest and Most Terrible Event in Human History
Sir Max Hastings Sir Max Hastings tells the story of the war in a clear and compelling narrative, ranging across a vast canvas from the agony of Poland in 1939 and the horrors of the Soviet front to the dropping of the atom bombs on Japan in August 1945. This is a book which shows what war meant for individuals from those faced with direct conflict.
Christianity The Faith that Inspired – and Shaped – the Western World
Thomas Small Lying at the heart of Western civilization, Christianity has spread everywhere, and today is still winning converts in Africa, China, and throughout the world. Thomas Small takes us back to where it all began, to the epic, shocking, and sometimes deeply moving Christian story. Beyond the ageold debate between faith and religion, Small offers a new way to make sense of Christianity in the post-modern world.
February 2018 The British Empire 9781911187851 £9.99/$14.99 US/$19.99 CAN 211 x 147 mm, 128 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World History/Europe/Great Britain/Victorian Era (1837–1901) February 2018 The Great Explorers 9781911187868 £9.99/$14.99 US/$19.99 CAN 211 x 147 mm, 128 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World History/Expeditions & Discoveries March 2018 The European Union 9781911187837 £9.99/$14.99 US/$19.99 CAN 211 x 147 mm, 128 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World Political Science/World/European March 2018 World War II 9781911187820 £9.99/$14.99 US/$19.99 CAN 211 x 147 mm, 128 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World History/Military/World War II March 2018 Christianity 9781911187875 £9.99/$14.99 US/$19.99 CAN 211 x 147 mm, 128 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World Religion/Christianity/History
REFERENCE The Prophet Mohammed The Epic Tale of the Illiterate Orphan Who Became the Founder of Islam
Barnaby Rogerson Who was Mohammad, the founder of Islam, and the man whom Muslims believe was God’s last prophet on earth? Acclaimed writer and broadcaster Barnaby Rogerson tells the story of the illiterate orphan who was raised in the desert and trained as a merchant on the camel trade routes across Arabia before defying his tribe to found a new religion.
Slavery The History and Legacy of One of the World’s Most Brutal Institutions
James Walvin Though they were not its pioneers, it was the British who came to dominate Atlantic slavery, helping to consolidate the country’s status as a world power before it became the first major country to abolish slavery. James Walvin explores the moral and economic issues slavery raises, examines how it worked and describes the lives of individual slaves and their resilience in the face of a brutal institution.
Stalin The Georgian Student Priest Who Became One of the 20th Century’s Most Notorious Mass-murderers
Claire Shaw There are still heated arguments about how we should judge Stalin. This owes much to the enormity of his crimes, as Claire Shaw says in this short but chilling book about the man and the political system that developed under his rule: Stalinism. It is too easy to dismiss Stalin simply as a monster: what is most chilling about Stalin, as this book shows, is that he was all too human.
The American Revolution Why the Colonists Broke Away from Britain – and Formed a New Nation
Stephen Conway The British colonies that became the United States of America originated in the 17th century. The early colonists were mainly looking to make their fortunes and return home, so how – and why – did this disparate set of colonies unite to break the political link with Britain and form a new nation?
March 2018 The Prophet Mohammed 9781911187882 £9.99/$14.99 US/$19.99 CAN 211 x 147 mm, 128 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World Religion/Islam/History March 2018 Slavery 9781911187844 £9.99/$14.99 US/$19.99 CAN 211 x 147 mm, 128 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World History/United States/State & Local/General April 2018 Stalin 9781911187899 £9.99/$14.99 US/$19.99 CAN 211 x 147 mm, 128 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World History/Russia & the Former Soviet Union April 2018 The American Revolution 9781911187790 £9.99/$14.99 US/$19.99 CAN 211 x 147 mm, 128 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World History/United States/Revolutionary Period (1775–1800) April 2018 How to Write Well 9781911187905 £9.99/$14.99 US/$19.99 CAN 211 x 147 mm, 128 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World Language Arts & Disciplines/Composition & Creative Writing
How to Write Well Bring Your Prose to Life. Make Your Sentences Sparkle
Tim de Lisle What’s the secret of a stylish essay, or story, or email? How do you make your sentences sparkle? In this slim volume, a leading editor who is also a pop critic and sportswriter shows how much fun you can have while sharpening your pen. How to Write Well is packed with good, simple advice: be clear, be concise, be vivid, be organised.
REFERENCE ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW …CONTINUED
The Third Reich How Was a Brutal Dictatorship Possible in a Civilised Nation in the Mid-20th Century?
Caroline Sharples Caroline Sharples’s compelling account of how Hitler used the democratic process to seize power in Germany and create a violent and racist regime responsible for the Holocaust and the most destructive war in history.
How to Read a Poem A Practical Guide Which Will Open Your Eyes – and Touch Your Heart
Malcolm Hebron The English language has an extraordinarily rich stock of poems to its credit, from the epic Beowulf to the poetry of Simon Armitage, Carol Ann Duffy and the many other fine writers working today. This book is packed with good advice on how to get the most of great poems, whether old or new.
The Normans How William the Conqueror Changed Britain Forever
Daniel Gerrard The Norman Conquest was a staggering military success, on a par with the First Crusade which followed it 30 years later. In this short, highly entertaining book, Daniel Gerrard tells the story of Britain before, during and after the Conquest, and explains how the Norman kings built on a highly effective Anglo Saxon framework to lay the foundations of modern Britain.
The American Civil War The Story You Must Understand to Make Sense of Modern America
Adam Smith The American Civil War is the great American story. In this vivid but concise account, Adam Smith shows how everything about modern America can be traced back to those brutal battles 150 years ago.
World War I The Most Catastrophic Event in 20th Century European History
Max Egremont The First World War was the most catastrophic event in 20th-century Europe. Distinguished historian Max Egremont explains what caused it and why Germany lost – and assesses the disastrous consequences.
May 2018 The Third Reich 9781911187929 £9.99/$14.99 US/$19.99 CAN 211 x 147 mm, 128 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World History/Europe/Germany May 2018 How to Read a Poem 9781911187912 £9.99/$14.99 US/$19.99 CAN 211 x 147 mm, 128 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World Literary Criticism/Poetry June 2018 The Normans 9781911187943 £9.99/$14.99 US/$19.99 CAN 211 x 147 mm, 128 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World History/Europe/Medieval June 2018 The American Civil War 9781911187936 £9.99/$14.99 US/$19.99 CAN 211 x 147 mm, 128 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World History/United States/Civil War Period (1850–1877) June 2018 World War I 9781911187950 £9.99/$14.99 US/$19.99 CAN 211 x 147 mm, 128 pages, Trade Paperback Rights: World History/Military/World War I
REFERENCE March 2018
THE ANATOMY STUDENT’S REVISION WORKBOOK: VOLUME ONE Professor Ken Ashwell
This unique book, the first of two volumes, provides a compact and convenient compilation of revision resources, which allow students to test their knowledge of human anatomy and to reinforce their understanding of key concepts. The topics and questions have been grouped by body systems in line with current practise worldwide to facilitate an integrated systems-based approach to body function.
Quad 9780857625939 £12.99 280 x 215 mm, 192 pages, Flexi-Bind Rights: World exc. US & Canada Medical/Reference/Life Sciences/Human Anatomy & Physiology
THE ANATOMY STUDENT’S SELF-TEST COLOURING BOOK Professor Ken Ashwell An updated and expanded second edition featuring larger diagrams to colour in, along with clinical notes that relate to the parts of the body being studied. The Anatomy Student’s Self-test Colouring Book contains more than 350 digitallycreated line drawings, which give you sharp and realistic views of anatomical structures, accompanied by easy-to-follow text. This is a must-have book for students and practitioners.
Quad 9780857625946 £14.99 275 x 215 mm, 192 pages, Semi-concealed Wiro Binding Rights: World exc. US & Canada Medical/Reference/Life Sciences/Human Anatomy & Physiology
THE BIBLE BOOK BY BOOK Richenda Milton-Daws
The Bible offers many gems of wisdom and, in this new reading, some of the most beautifully written books are analyzed in depth. With an introduction and information essential for grasping the books of Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers and part of Deuteronomy, this deeper understanding will bring the reader closer to their scripture. Bible Book by Book helps not only to read the Bible, but encourages readers to understand and interpret all the scriptures.
Book Sales 9780785835387 £8.99/$12.99 US/$16.99 CAN 229 x 151 mm, 432 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World Religion/Biblical Studies/Bible Study Guides
REFERENCE May 2018
BUILD+BECOME BUILD KNOWLEDGE : BECOME INSPIRED Build+Become is a community that helps us navigate our lives. Providing relevant information that matters to our everyday and practical content to inspire our future. Expertly curated and stylishly created visual learning – BUILD+BECOME is designed for life because it responds to life.
Think Differently Open Your Mind. Philosophy for Modern Life
Dr. Adam Ferner Think Differently looks at the theories and practices behind the moral, philosophical and sociological questions of today to reveal why thinking philosophically is more important than ever.
Read People Understand Behaviour. Expertly Communicate
Rita Carter Read People reveals the science and psychology behind human behaviour. From body language to patterns of social behaviour, learn how to expertly read people and improve your communication skills.
Aurum Press Think Differently 9781781317174 £12.99/$16.99 US/$21.99 CAN 210 x 150 mm, 160 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World Self-Help/General Read People 9781781317310 £12.99/$16.99 US/$21.99 CAN 210 x 150 mm, 160 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World Self-Help/General Get Technology 9781781317488 £12.99/$16.99 US/$21.99 CAN 210 x 150 mm, 160 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World Self-Help/General Being Creative 9781781317181 £12.99/$16.99 US/$21.99 CAN 210 x 150 mm, 160 pages, Hardcover Book Rights: World Self-Help/Creativity
COMING SOON: GOOD MONEY ENJOY TIME TALK CONFIDENTLY THINK NUMERICALLY All prices £12.99/$16.99 US/$21.99 CAN
Get Technology Be In the Know. Upgrade Your Future
Gerald Lynch Get Technology introduces you to some of the most exciting and important technological advancements in our world today and why they matter.
Being Creative Be Inspired. Unlock Your Originality
Michael Atavar Everyone is a creative. Everyone can have great ideas. Being Creative looks at how ideas are generated and what is behind innovative visions to give practical tips to inspire creativity that works for you today and tomorrow.
WRITING/PHILOSOPHY March 2018
CHILDREN’S WRITER’S NOTEBOOK 20 Great Authors and 70 Writing Exercises Wes Magee Children’s Writer’s Notebook is the perfect journal for anyone interested in the art of good writing for children. It features profiles of 20 important fiction writers, including C. S. Lewis, Roald Dahl and J. K. Rowling, plus numerous activities and exercises to help you develop a distinctive writing style. Covering the key elements of fiction writing, including character, setting, dialogue and tone, this useful notebook presents techniques used by some of the most celebrated children’s authors.
Quad 9780857625892 £9.99 208 x 155 mm, 192 pages, Flexi-Bind Rights: World English exc. US, Canada, ANZ Language Arts & Disciplines/Composition & Creative Writing
CREATIVE WRITER’S NOTEBOOK 20 Great Authors and 70 Writing Exercises John Gillard
Creative Writer’s Notebook contains 70 writing exercises for inspiration and stimulation, tackling different aspects of creative writing, from perfecting dialogue and characterisation to experimenting with structure and language. Includes profiles of 20 great modern writers, including James Joyce, Franz Kafka and Margaret Atwood, with analysis of what makes their style unique and what lessons you can take from their work.
Quad 9780857625816 £9.99 208 x 155 mm, 192 pages, Flexi-Bind 40 illustrations Rights: World English exc. US, Canada, ANZ Language Arts & Disciplines/Composition & Creative Writing
THE SPIRITUAL POEMS OF RUMI Rumi
Jalal ad-Din Rumi, popularly known as Rumi, was a 13th-century Persian Sunni Muslim poet, Islamic scholar, theologian, and Sufi mystic. The Masnavi is Rumi’s poetic collection of anecdotes and stories derived from the Quran, hadith sources, and everyday tales. Here, Rumi’s spiritual poems are presented that focus on emphasizing inward personal Sufi interpretation.
Wellfleet Press 9781577151678 £10.00/$15.00 US/$18.00 CAN 225 x 170 mm, 128 pages, Hardcover Book 50 colour illustrations Rights: World Body, Mind & Spirit/Spiritualism
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INDEX 30-Second Ancient Greece 54
Balz, Michelle 89
Brutt, Ryan 45
30-Second Anthropology 55
Baras, Tyler 88
Buckley, Richard 15
30-Second Einstein 54
Barbe-Gall, Françoise 32
Buddha Bowls 14
30-Second Energy 55
Barber, Joseph 64
30-Second Great Inventions 55
Barber, Ros 54
Build the Person You Want to Be 104
30-Second Leonardo da Vinci 54
Bartlett, Sarah 113
Burns, Shannon 99
30-Second Paris 55
Basset, OBE, Gerard 54
30-Second Religion 54
Bath Bombs, Sugar Scrubs, and More 74
30-Second Shakespeare 54
Bathroom Ideas You Can Use 94
Camper Rehab 87
30-Second Wine 54
Baxter, Sarah 67
Carpenter, Autumn 12
50 Postcards from the Science Museum 83
Bee, The 64
Carter, Rita 132
Befort, Oana 29
Adams, Kimberly 34
Beginning Colour Mixing 34
Cat Lady Embroidery 40
Age of Innocence, The 126
Being Creative 132
Ahmed, Selena 18
Bell, Quentin 59
Charles Dickens: The Essential Collection 127
Air Force One 46
Bible Book by Book, The 131
Charles Dowding’s Veg Journal 89
Amann, Kirsten 19
Birth Partner, The 105
American Civil War, The 130
Bjerrum, Silla 9
Chicken, The 64
American Revolution, The 129
Black & Decker Complete Guide to Bathrooms 94
Children’s Writer’s Notebook 133
Blake, Claudia 102
Clapham, Phoebe 69
Anatomy Student’s Self-test Colouring Book, The 131
Boase, Tessa 124
Clash, The 125
Bolitho, Mark 36
Clegg, Brian 54, 55
Book 5: The Northern Fells 67
Cobb, Sunshine 22
Area 51 – Black Jets 57
Book of Seeds, The 61
Coffin, David 40
Art and Craft of the Blacksmith, The 33
Book Towns 68
Colored Pencil 30
Art of BMW Motorcycles, The 47
Botany at the Bar 18
Art of Making Gelato, The 8
Box of Caterpillars, A 74
Complete Book of Classic Ford and Mercury Muscle Cars, The 48
Art of Map Illustration, The 27
Boyle, David 55
Complete Book of Mixed Media Art, The 33
Art of Mindful Gardening, The 106
Brendon, Piers 128
Complete Guide to One-Piece Knits, The 39
Art of Mindful Walking, The 106
Brew Your Own 19
Art Starts with a Line 31
Complete Photo Guide to Hand Lettering and Calligraphy, The 31
Ashwell, Professor Ken 131
Brew Your Own Big Book of Clone Recipes, The 19
Composting for a New Generation 89
Atavar, Michael 132
British Empire, The 128
Container Gardening Complete 90
Austen, Jane 127
British Library Desk & Pocket Diary 2019 80
Conway, Stephen 129
Authors of Cool Springs Press 91
British Library Maps Notebook Set 79
Cook’s Kitchen, The 13
British Library Maps Writing Set 79
Cotter, Tom 50 Create Your Life Book 26
Backyard Beekeeper, 4th edition, The 86
British Museum Desk & Pocket Diary 2019 82
Badass Babes Workbook 27
Brooke, Lindsay 46
Creative Writer’s Notebook 133
Badass Braids 99
Brugi, Andrea 93
Crystal Healing and Sacred Pleasure 112
Bade, Patrick 22
Brush Pen Illustration 30
Crystal Seer, The 113
Anatomy Student’s Revision Workbook: Volume One, The 131
B-52 Stratofortress 57
Creative Flow 103
INDEX Cuccia, Vanessa 112
Flannery, Frank 73
Hawker, Lizzy 117
Cyd, Leela 37
Flights of No Return 51
Haworth, Hennie 27
Flottum, Kim 86
Hayes, Bill 48
Da Bomb Bath Fizzers 74
Flower, John 55
Dahl, Anja 29
Folk Art Fusion: Americana 35
Health and Beauty Botanical Handbook, The 98
Daly, Fiona 40
Heaton, Colin 58
Danaan, Clea 108
Ford, Adam 106
Heavy-Duty Sewing 41
Darwin’s Fossils 65
Ford Model-T Coast to Coast 50
Hebron, Malcolm 130
Davies, Kim 102
Ford Mustang 49
Heirloom Vegetable Gardening 91
Dean, Liz 108, 112
Foster, Kelli 14
Henly, Joanna 31
de Kwant, Jocelyn 103
Frances Lincoln 72
Herball’s Guide to Plants, Potions & Contemporary Alchemy, The 17
de Lisle, Tim 129
Design School: Layout 23
Hidden Histories 68 Hill, Stuart 27
Dickens, Charles 127
Gabriel, Cynthia 105
DIY Hydroponic Gardens 88
Gantriis, Peter 47
Dog, The 64
Garden Builder 87
Dowdalls, Jim 29
Gardening Complete 91
Dowding, Charles 89
Gardens of the Alhambra 60
Drawing Animals 29
Geek Ink 32
Drawing Cats for the Beginning Artist 29
Genius Jokes 73
Drawing School: Fundamentals for the Beginner 29
German Aces Speak II, The 58
Dregni, Eric 44
Gerrard, Daniel 130
Drinking Like Ladies 19
Get Technology 132
Duval, Ashley 18
Gillard, John 133
German Aces Speak, The 58
Hodges, Kate 123 Hodgkinson, Mark 118 Hofstee, Dr. Chantal 104 Holmstrom, Darwin 47 Homer, Karen 124 Home Robotics 33 Hopkins, John-Bryan 12 How to Read a Poem 130 How to Talk to Children About Art 32 How to Write Well 129 Hubert, Margaret 39 Huggins, Kathleen 105
Goggin, Juliette 99 Eczema Detox, The 99
Golden Ratio, The 59
Editors of Cool Springs Press 94
Gottlob Werner, Abraham 62
Editors of Rock Point 73
Egremont, Max 130
Grain of Sand, A 61
Einstein & The Art of Mindful Cycling 107
Great Explorers, The 128
Elborough, Travis 67
Greenberg, Dr. Gary 61
Electric Guitars 125
Greywolf, Anastasia 111
Escape Book, The 116
Griffith, Dotty 11
Essential Principles of Graphic Design, The 24
Growing Heirloom Flowers 92
Inspired Traveller’s Guide: Spiritual Places, The 67
Gustav Klimt at Home 22
European Union, The 128
Falloon, Ian 48
In Focus Astrology 110 In Focus Crystals 110 In Focus Meditation 111 In Focus Palmistry 111 InkStinct 32 Inman, Henrietta 10
Irvine, Ben 107
Evelegh, Tessa 38 Expressive Painting 34
I Know a Woman 123
Hall, Judy 110, 113
Isted, Michael 17
Hambling, David 65
Ito, Masashi 30
Hanbury-Tenison, Robin 128 Hancock, James Gulliver 27
Jeanroy, Amelia 14
Handmade Spa 99
Jim Hall 50
Hanging Plants 91
John Deere Century, The 46
Hanley, Cara 30
Johnson, Alex 68
Happiness and How it Happens 106
Johnson, Cody 112
Happiness is a Red Teapot 72
Jones, Anouska 72
Happy Buddha, The 106
First TIme Pattern Fitting 39
Harley-Davidson Motor Co. Archive Collection, The 47
Joy of Pregnancy, The 104
Fischer, Karen 99
Harwood, Jeremy 102
Fisher, Mike 106
Hastings, Sir Max 128
Farr, Donald 48, 49 Fashion 124 Fenton, Sasha 110, 111 Ferner, Dr. Adam 132 Ferrari 49 Fields, JL 16 First Time Cake Decorating 12
Jules Verne: The Essential Collection 127 Jungle, The 126
INDEX Kalkofen, Misty 19
McMurdo, Max 88
Parker, Coraleigh 91
Karsten, Joel 90
Meade, Maggie 14
Paterson, William 23
Kidman Cox, Rosamund 37, 77
Meisner, Gary B. 59
Perazzini, Suzanne 8
Kilburn, Jessica 22
Men’s Society 100
Perfectly Mindful Origami 36
King, Sarah 27
Meredith, Kevin 37
Kitchen Ideas You Can Use 94
Meyer, Rachel 18
Peterson, Chris 87, 94
Knox, Daniel 33
Miklósi, Ádám 64
Pink Floyd 125
Kropp, Tori 104
Miller, George O. 93
Kur, Marlena 16
Millman, Debbie 24
Places I Have Been & Places I Want to Go 79
Milton-Daws, Richenda 131
Plants Taste Better 15
Laforme, Joy 35
Mindful Man, The 109
Plunkert, David 72
Landscaping with Native Plants of the Southwest 93
Mindfulness and the Natural World 107
Pocket Atlas of Improbable Places 67
Mindfulness in Music 109
Popoff, Martin 125
Langholz, Samina 93
Mindfulness & the Art of Managing Anger 106
Portrait Drawing 31
Laporte, Tamara 26 Leaves of Grass 126
Mindful Thoughts for City Dwellers 108
Power Blender Revolution 13
Lederle, Dr. Katharina 100
Mindful Thoughts for Gardeners 108
Prophet Mohammed, The 129
Lee, Linda 38
Modern Drawing 30
Lees, David 77
Modern Pressure Canning 14
Leffingwell, Randy 46, 47
Montague, Charlotte 59
Lerner, Donald 49
Morano, Morgan 8
Rare Books Uncovered 93
Moser, Jo-Ann 87
Ray, Rebecca 109
Levy, George 50
Lewis, Anne-Marie 58
Reach Your Goals Without Stressing Out 104
Lewis, Jane 128
Mrs Pankhurst’s Purple Feather 124
Read People 132
Life Steve McQueen, The 44
Mullen, John G. 63
Redwood, Ark 106
Lifestyles of the Chicken Famous 86
Muscle Car Barn Finds 45
Rego Barry, Rebecca 93
Life Vespa, The 44
Mushroom Cultivation 92
Reinbold, Maggie 29
Lister, Adrian 65
Musson, Jeremy 66
RHS Birthday Book 78
Poulin, Richard 23
Queen, The 56
RHS Desk Jotter 81
Little Book of Lettering & Word Design, The 28
Natural Baker, The 10
RHS Desk & Pocket Diary 2019 80
Little Book of Manga Drawing, The 28
Natural Hospital Birth 105
RHS Exotic Notebook Set 81
Little Loom Weaving 40
Nicholls, Matthew 54
RHS Guest Book 78
Live and Laugh with Dementia 101
Nicholson, Virginia 59
RHS Internet Password Logbook 81
London in Fragments 56
Normans, The 129
RHS Weekly Desk Planner 78
London Letters 75
Norris, Stephanie 102
RHS Wild in the Garden Diary 2019 80
Love Magic 111
Northern Hospitality with The Portland Hunt + Alpine Club 11
Righton, Abi 99
Northup, Solomon 126
Nursing Mother’s Companion, The 105
Roberts, Professor Jacqueline 101
Low-FODMAP 6-Week Plan and Cookbook, The 8 Low, Lee-Fay 101 Lynch, Gerald 132 Lynch, Tavis 92
Rittson Thomas, Hugo 66
Robin, Clover 76 Ochota, Mary-Ann 68
Rogerson, Barnaby 129
Olsson, Nina 16
Rountree, Simon 104
Magee, Wes 133
One-Percenter Encyclopedia, The 48
Royal Horticultural Society 78, 80, 81
Magic Medicine 112
Orange Balloon Dog, The 122
Ruffin, Steven A. 51
Make Art Every Day 26
Origami Paper Boxes 36
Manning, Russell Re 54
Origami Zodiac East and West 36
Ryan, Catherine 56
Mar Villafranca, Maria del 60
Our Human Story 62
Mastering Hand Building 22
Samara, Timothy 24
McLaughlin, Christine 92
Pallet Book, The 87
Sandling, Ted 56
McManness, Erin 31
Paper Cut Pictures 76
Sandqvist, Anton 41
INDEX Science Museum Desk & Pocket Diary 2019 82
Thomas, Robert 33
Wilson-Rich, Noah 64
Thompson, Claire 107
Witch’s Spellbook, The 113
Science Museum Notebook Set 83
Thompson, Don 122
Women in Design 25
Scott, Lucy Anna 108
Triumph Bonneville 48
Women of Invention 59
Secret Houses of the Cotswolds 66
Triumph Motorcycles in America 46
Women of Mathematics 58
Secrets of Bach Flower Remedies 102
Twelve Years a Slave 126
Secrets of Colour Healing 102
Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea 127
World War I 130
Selkowitz, Jill 13
Ultimate Guide to Crystal Grids, The 110
Yenne, Bill 57
Sellers, Libby 25
Ultimate Guide to Divination, The 108
You Can Be Happy 109
Sewing Knits from Fit to Finish 38
Ultimate Tortilla Press Cookbook, The 11
You Cannot Be Serious 118
Sewing Made Simple 38
Underdown, Simon 55
You Can Take Better Photos 37
Sewing Shirts with a Perfect Fit 40
Understanding Autism 101
Sharples, Caroline 130
Unforgettable Underwater Photography 77
Ziegler, Lisa 92
Shaw, Claire 129
Upcycling Outdoors 88
Zilli, Alberto 77
Secrets of Tai Chi 102
World War II 128
Secrets of Tantric Sex 102
Shea Mormino, Kathy 86 Shelley, Mary 72
Valentino Rossi 45
Simkin, Penny 105
Van Grol, Julie 27
Simkins, Vanessa 13
Veblen, Sarah 39
Sinclair, Upton 126
Vegan Pressure Cooking 16
Sinnes, A. Cort 12
Vegetables Love Flowers 92
Veggie Burger Atelier 16
Sleep Sense 100
Verne, Jules 127
Slow Cooker Baby Food Cookbook, The 14
Vernon, Katie 26
Small, Thomas 128
Veronico, Nicholas A. 46
Smith, Adam 130
Volk, Andrew 11
Smith, Paul 61
Volk, Briana 11
South West Coast Path: Padstow to Falmouth 69
Wainwright, Alfred 67
Spiritual Poems of Rumi, The 133
Walker, Alison 13
Wallace, Marina 54
Stephens, Lucy 75
Waller, Pip 98
Stephenson, Charles 57
Walliser, Jessica 90
Stinger, Chris 62
Walsh, Caspar 109
Stoddard, Joseph 34
Walter Foster Creative Team 28, 33
Straw Bale Solutions 90
Walvin, James 129
Ward, Chelsea 30
Swimming Science 63
Weaver, William W. 91
Sy, Abbey 31
Wedding Planner 72
Syme, Patrick 62
Wedding Thank You Note Journal 73 Werner’s Nomenclature of Colours 62
Tanner, Mark 109
We: Robot 65
Tapia, Ivan 116
Wharton, Edith 126
Tarot Companion, The 112
Whitman, Walt 126
Techniques for Wood-Fired Ovens 12
Wildlife Photographer of the Year Desk & Pocket Diary 2019 82
Thames Path in London 69 Think Differently 132 Third Reich, The 130
Wildlife Photographer of the Year: Highlights 2017–18 37
This Old Gal’s Pressure Cooker Cookbook 13
Williams, PhD, Talithia 58
Thomas Hennell 22
Williams, Professor Katrina 101