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The Aurora Borealis

by John Cox & Antoine de Saporta Lm Publishers (October 10, 2019)

How can we describe, how can an artist paint, the aurora borealis? We of temperate climates are not strangers to the phenomena; we know something of the arcs and radiating streaks of various-colored light which...


The Times Beginner’s Guide to Bridge: All you need to play the game

by Andrew Robson & The Times Mind Games Times Books (October 03, 2019)

A one-stop practical guide on how to play and master the fascinating and rewarding game of bridge with expert advice throughout from Andrew Robson, the Times bridge correspondent, the world’s most famous and...


Collins Quiz Master: 10,000 general knowledge questions

by Collins Puzzles Collins (September 05, 2019)

500 quizzes to test your general knowledge to the limit with 10,000 questions arranged in easy, medium and difficult categories.

All quizzes and answers are hyperlinked for ease of use. You can choose to hide...


Study of Animals Extinct in the Historic Period

by Charles E. Blanchard & Alfred Russel Wallace Lm Publishers (September 05, 2019)

"All beings are exposed to more or less frequent dangers, and are constantly struggling to defend their lives. They have to dread the inclemency of the seasons, and must perish if they fail to find a sufficiency...


Mental Capacities of the Elephant

by Andrew Wilson & William Temple Hornaday Lm Publishers (September 05, 2019)

The principal purpose of this book is to show the scope and quality of intelligence displayed by the animals of a certain species, the elephant, and to afford some data for a comparison of the mental processes...


The Migration of Birds

by Thomas A. Coward Lm Publishers (September 04, 2019)

This is a complete study of the cause and reasons of the migration of birds. What makes Birds Migrate? Migration is the act of changing an abode or resting place, the wandering or movement from one place to...


Natural History of the Kangaroo

by George J. Mivart Lm Publishers (September 04, 2019)

The kangaroos have now become familiar objects to all who visit our Zoölogical Gardens, or who are familiar with any considerable zoölogical museum. Their general external form, when seen in the attitude they...


Football for Player and Spectator : Origin and Development of American Football

by Fielding Yost Lm Publishers (September 04, 2019)

This book presents the Origin and Development of American Football. Football, although indefinitely known as a sport to Greek and Roman antiquity, did not come into existence as a school or college game until...


Barberries : A Study of Uses and Origins

by Frederick Leroy Sargent Lm Publishers (September 04, 2019)

The common barberry (Berberis vulgaris), being so abundant over the greater part of Europe, native to the soil, and at the same time both useful and beautiful, has naturally come to hold an important place in...


Assimemor – My First French Words: Animaux et Couleurs

by Jean-Sébastien Deheeger & Céladon Assimil (October 27, 2016)

Enhanced edition - Contains audio material

Use this memory and language game to discover the vocabulary of animals and colours by matching two cards to make a pair. But be careful: the cards in each pair are...


Assimemor – My First German Words: Speisen und Zahlen

by Céladon & Jean-Sébastien Deheeger Assimil (November 15, 2016)

Enhanced edition with audio content

Use this memory and language game to discover the vocabulary of food and numbers by matching two cards to make a pair. But be careful: the cards in each pair are slightly...


Assimemor – My First French Words: Corps et Vêtements

by Léa Fabre & Céladon Assimil (November 10, 2016)

Enhanced edition with audio content

Use this memory and language game to discover the vocabulary of body and clothes by matching two cards to make a pair. But be careful: the cards in each pair are slightly...


Assimemor – My First Italian Words: Animali e Colori

by Jean-Sébastien Deheeger & Céladon Assimil (November 02, 2016)

Enhanced edition with audio content.

Use this memory and language game to discover the vocabulary of animals and colours by matching two cards to make a pair. But be careful: the cards in each pair are slightly...


A Dog’s Best Friend: The Secrets that Make Good Dog Owners Great

by Jan Fennell Harper (May 30, 2019)

Through touching and emotive anecdotes, internationally-acclaimed author and dog trainer Jan Fennell shares with us the successes, set-backs and secrets that will strike a chord with dog lovers everywhere.

In...


Who Owns England?: How We Lost Our Green and Pleasant Land, and How to Take It Back

by Guy Shrubsole William Collins (May 02, 2019)

‘A formidable, brave and important book’ Robert Macfarlane

Who owns England?

Behind this simple question lies this country’s oldest and best-kept secret. This is the history of how England’s elite...


The Duffer’s Guide to Painting Watercolour Landscapes

by Don Harrison Collins (April 26, 2019)

This ebook on landscape painting in watercolour is a no-nonsense guide that really gets down to basics.

In The Duffer’s Guide to Painting Watercolour Landscapes Don Harrison shows just how easy it can be to...


Watercolour (Collins Need to Know?)

by Collins Collins (April 26, 2019)

This one-stop practical guide will show you all the techniques and inspiration you need to get into painting. To make your progress easier, it comes in a handy ebook format with colour illustrations and expert...


Drawing and Sketching (Collins Need to Know?)

by Collins Collins (April 26, 2019)

This practical one-stop guide will show you all the techniques and inspiration you need to start drawing. To make your progress easier, it comes in a handy ebook format with colour illustrations and expert advice...


Cool Camping: Sleeping, Eating, and Enjoying Life Under Canvas

by Laura James Collins (April 18, 2019)

“Don’t even think about setting foot in a tent without this book. It shows just how stylish outdoor life can be.” Jodie Kidd

With celebrity contributions from cool campers Hugh-Fearnley Whittingstall,...


The Hebrides (Collins New Naturalist Library, Book 76)

by J. M. Boyd & I. L. Boyd William Collins (April 18, 2019)

A complete natural history of the Hebrides – an area of great natural beauty, which draws back thousands of visitors year after year to its wonderful scenery and abundant wildlife.

The Hebrides is an area...


Mammals in the British Isles (Collins New Naturalist Library, Book 68)

by L. Harrison Matthews William Collins (April 18, 2019)

Mammals in the British Isles looks at the influences on their numbers and distribution, both now and in the past, examines aspects of their biology with emphasis on function and physiology, and concludes with...


Green and Prosperous Land: A Blueprint for Rescuing the British Countryside

by Dieter Helm William Collins (March 07, 2019)

‘One of the most important books of the decade’ Country Life

Finally, a practical, realistic plan to rescue, preserve and enhance nature.

News about Britain’s wildlife and ecosystems tends to be grim....


British Seals (Collins New Naturalist Library, Book 57)

by H. R. Hewer William Collins (February 28, 2019)

A comprehensive account of the seal’s migratory patterns, methods of hunting and patterns of reproduction.

While seals are a perennial favourite among visitors to zoos for their playful and engaging behaviour,...


Surf Survival

by Andrew Nathanson, Clayton Everline & Mark Renneker Skyhorse (July 02, 2019)

Three expert physicians/surfers trained in emergency medicine, sports medicine, and family medicine explain everything you need to know to stay safe in the water.

Whether you’re a novice or an expert, an SUPer...


Super Cute Crochet

by Janine Holmes, Meryl Henderson & Chellie Carroll Thunder Bay Press (June 11, 2019)

You’ll be hooked on these ten super cute crochet animals!

Super Cute Crochet contains photos and illustrations to guide you in making ten super cute projects: including a panda, penguin, koala, lamb, sloth,...


Disaster Survival Handbook

by Alexander Stilwell Thunder Bay Press (July 02, 2019)

A practical and illustrated guide to getting through all types of life-threatening situations.

Are you ready for the big one, whether it’s an earthquake, a hurricane, or a monster snowstorm? Disaster Survival...


Lions and Tigers and Hamsters

by Mark Goldstein Health Communications Inc (May 07, 2019)

From the time Dr. Mark Goldstein was a little boy—even before he had his first dog—he was fascinated by creatures both domestic and wild. After graduating veterinary school at Cornell University, he became...


Find Your Awesome

by Judy Clement Wall Health Communications Inc (April 04, 2017)

In a perfect world, maybe you wouldn't need a 30-day challenge to find and fall in love with your most playful, imaginative, and colorful self, but we don't live in a perfect world. We live in a fast-paced,...


Bushcraft Illustrated

by Dave Canterbury Adams Media (May 07, 2019)

“An appealing coffee table book.” —The Wall Street Journal

From Dave Canterbury—wilderness expert, New York Times bestselling author, and YouTube sensation—comes a fully illustrated guide to everything...


Hacks for PUBG Players Advanced Strategies: An Unofficial Gamer's Guide

by Jason R. Rich Racehorse (July 16, 2019)

Gamers from around the world have made PUBG (a.k.a. PlayerUnderground’s Battlegrounds) one of the most popular games on the PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and on multiple mobile device platforms. This multiplayer...


Hacks for PUBG Players

by Jason R. Rich Racehorse (June 11, 2019)

Before there was Fortnite: Battle Royale, PUBG was the multiplayer combat game that took the world by storm with its fast action, photorealistic graphics, and intense combat scenarios that pitted each gamer...


Baseball America 2019 Prospect Handbook Digital Edition

by Editors of Baseball America Baseball America (March 26, 2019)

The one player guide every true baseball fan will want - the leading resource for the next generation of rising stars.

The Baseball America 2019 Prospect Handbook is the ultimate guide to the next generation...


Inside the Business of Graphic Design

by Catharine Fishel Allworth (September 01, 2002)

Inside the Business of Graphic Design casts a precise and realistic light on the risks, requirements, and rewards of running a creative and successful design business. Six sections discuss the entire cycle of...


Geeks Who Drink Presents: Duh!

by Christopher D. Short Adams Media (September 03, 2019)

100 hilarious essays, based on blindingly obvious questions, from the creators of Geeks Who Drink—led by six-time Jeopardy! champion, Christopher D. Short.

The best trivia questions are usually the ones that...


Our Dogs, Ourselves

by Alexandra Horowitz Scribner (September 03, 2019)

From Alexandra Horowitz, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Inside of a Dog, an eye-opening, informative, and wholly entertaining examination and celebration of the human-canine relationship for the curious...


The Boston Red Sox Killer B's

by Bill Nowlin, Jim Prime & Fred Lynn Sports Publishing (August 06, 2019)

Learn about the 2018 World Series-winning Red Sox outfield!

Andrew Benintendi, Jackie Bradley Jr., and Mookie Betts, three superb outfielders who are known collectively as the "Killer B's," have set Major League...


Mrs. Beeton's Book of Household Management

by Isabella Beeton & Sarah A. Chrisman Skyhorse (November 03, 2015)

Originally published as twenty-four newspaper columns from 1859 to 1861, Mrs. Beeton’s Book of Household Management is many things, but it is first and foremost a guide to managing a household during the nineteenth...


U.S. Army Leadership Handbook

by Department of the Army Skyhorse (February 21, 2012)

What does it take to lead an army in battle? What does it take to win? Competent leaders of character are essential for the Army to meet the challenges in the dangerous and complex security environment we face...


Tales from the Minnesota Twins Dugout

by Kent Hrbek & Dennis Brackin Sports Publishing (June 04, 2019)

Imagine a story in which a young man grows up so close to a major-league ballpark that he can see the stadium lights from his front yard. He pretends to be the team’s star during neighborhood ball games and...


When the Braves Ruled the Diamond

by Dan Schlossberg & Bobby Cox Sports Publishing (May 07, 2019)

From 1991 through 2005, the Atlanta Braves did something no pro sports team can match, finishing in first place for fourteen consecutive seasons.

During that stretch, the Braves paired powerful pitching with...


White Fang and the Golden Bear

by Bill Chastain, Joe Wessel & Jack Nicklaus Skyhorse (May 07, 2019)

Augusta National is golf’s Holy Grail. Navigating the azaleas to play the exclusive course that hosts The Masters is a pipe dream for every golfer. Imagine being afforded the opportunity not only to play the...


Golf's Life Lessons

by Richard Allen & Peter Thomson Skyhorse (June 04, 2019)

Both life and golf can offer frustrations and also important lessons on topics ranging from "grinding it out" to versatility, sportsmanship, honesty, and of course confidence. In the words of Grantland Rice,...


You're the Umpire

by Wayne Stewart & Ron Blomberg Skyhorse (July 16, 2019)

Do you think you have what it takes to be a Major League umpire? Well, now you can test your knowledge of the game with Wayne Stewart’s You’re the Umpire.

Divided into three sections, this unusual handbook,...


Tales from the Seattle Mariners Dugout

by Kirby Arnold Sports Publishing (May 07, 2019)

Larry Andersen, Richie Zisk, and Joe Simpson made sure that everywhere bewildered manager Rene Lachemann went during the 1982 season, some Jell-O was sure to follow—from his hotel bathroom sink, tub, and toilet...


The Artist's Guide to Public Art

by Lynn Basa, Barbara T. Hoffman & Mary Jane Jacob Allworth (July 09, 2019)

“What artists don’t know—but need to know.” —Jack Becker, Public Art Review

A Comprehensive Guide to the Complex World of Public Art

Learn how to find, apply for, compete for, and win a public art commission....


Snakemaster

by Austin Stevens Skyhorse (May 21, 2019)

Known as the original “Snakemaster” from his various television shows, Austin Stevens is one of the most famous herpetologists in the world. From his show Austin Stevens: Snakemaster on Animal Planet to his...


Red Sox vs. Yankees

by Bill Nowlin & David Fischer Sports Publishing (May 07, 2019)

Teddy Ballgame or the Great Bambino? Nomar or Jeter? Clemens or Clemens?

For more than 115 years, the Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees have been battling it out on the diamond, playing each other over 2,000...


A World Champion's Guide to Running the Beer Mile

by Lewis Kent Skyhorse (July 02, 2019)

In June, 2015, Lewis Kent was just an ordinary twenty-one-year-old college kid who liked to run. By December, 2015, just six months later, he had appeared in ESPN, Buzzfeed, Ellen, and dozens of other major...


The Doryman's Reflection

by Paul Molyneaux Seahorse (July 25, 2017)

What happens when the oceans are emptied of all their fish? What happens when three hundred years of human knowledge and expertise disappear before the onslaught of the technology-driven world?

The Doryman’s...


Powerboating

by Ken Kreisler Seahorse (January 03, 2017)

Learn How to Choose—and Use—Your First Powerboat, from One of the Country’s Most-Respected Boating Experts.

There has never been a better time to buy your first boat. And there is no better person to tell...