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Frankie Flowers Two-Book Bundle

by Frankie Flowers Collins (June 17, 2014)

Have you ever looked enviously at a neighbour’s garden and wished you had a green thumb? Have you ever gone to the garden centre full of enthusiasm, only to find yourself overwhelmed, confused and defeated?...


Curl To Win

by Russ Howard Collins (October 21, 2014)

The ultimate guide to improving your game—from Canada's most celebrated curler

Whether you're stepping into the hack for the first time, looking to improve your delivery or trying to better understand strategy,...


The Best Of Down Goes Brown

by Sean McIndoe Collins (January 28, 2014)

Hundreds of thousands of hockey fans around the world are addicted to Down Goes Brown, and with good reason: Sean McIndoe is the funniest writer in hockey. His often insightful, always entertaining posts have...


Slices

by I. J. Schecter Collins (October 15, 2013)

To the low- and high-handicapper alike, golf represents an ongoing quest and an exhilarating challenge. In this brilliant collection, award-winning author I.J. Schecter embarks on a dogged pursuit of golf's...


As The Puck Turns

by Brian Conacher Collins (October 15, 2013)

The Conacher name is well known across the country as the first family of hockey. Son of hockey legend Lionel Conacher—Canada's Athlete of the First Half-Century (1900-1950)—as well as the sixth family member...


They Call Me Killer

by Brian Kilrea & James Duthie Collins (June 25, 2013)

An intimate, humorous look at Brian Kilrea's 60-year career in junior hockey.

With more wins than any coach in junior hockey history, and a personality as large as his winning record, Brian Kilrea is more than...


Hockey Dad

by Bob McKenzie Collins (July 23, 2013)

A revealing look at the good, the bad, and the ugly of minor hockey culture Known as TSN's "Hockey Insider," Canada's Bob McKenzie is synonymous with the sport and one of its most respected analysts. In Hockey...


Pot It Up

by Frankie Flowers & Shannon Ross Collins (February 14, 2012)

Containers are a gardener’s best friend—they make it easy and fun to bring a burst of life and colour to your porch, balcony or front step. But so many of us get stuck in a rut. Frankie Flowers is here with...


Get Growing

by Frankie Flowers & Shannon Ross Collins (February 15, 2011)

Have you ever looked enviously at a neighbour’s garden and wished you had a green thumb? Have you ever gone to the garden centre full of enthusiasm, only to find yourself confused and defeated? Have you ever...


The Original Six Hockey Trivia Book

by Mike Leonetti Collins (May 25, 2010)

Remember when it was just Montreal, Toronto, New York, Detroit, Boston and Chicago? Veteran hockey writer Mike Leonetti certainly does, and he’s got a brand new trivia book to prove it! The Original Six Hockey...


The Times Improve Your Bridge Game

by Andrew Robson & The Times Mind Games Collins (September 06, 2018)

Based on The Times Bridge column, an extensive bridge guide aimed at the less experienced or social player who longs to improve their game, with instructive deals and tips, as well as a helpful Index.

Andrew...


Identifying Birds by Colour

by Norman Arlott & Moss Taylor Collins (December 07, 2017)

Optimised for devices with colour screens.

A unique spotter's guide for the first-time birdwatcher.

It is not always easy for the amateur birdwatcher to correctly identify a bird from the glimpse that is seen...


BBC Radio 4 Brain of Britain Ultimate Quiz Book

by Russell Davies Collins (October 05, 2017)

Pit your wits against some of the brightest minds in Britain by taking up the challenge of this ultimate quiz of 2000 questions from the Brain of Britain archives.

Brain of Britain is the longest-running of...


Exotic Pets (Collins Need to Know?)

by David Manning Collins (August 31, 2017)

Collins need to know? Exotic Pets is the one-stop guide to all the know-how and insider tips you need to care for unusual household pets, such as lizards, snakes, frogs, newts and creepy crawlies.

Increasingly...


Gin: A guide to the world’s greatest gins (Collins Little Books)

by Dominic Roskrow Collins (September 07, 2017)

This beautifully presented Little Book is an excellent introduction to the world of gin. It includes a fascinating history of the product itself, how it’s made, how best to drink it and details of the world’s...


Bridge Secrets: Don’t miss a trick (Collins Little Books)

by Julian Pottage Collins (September 07, 2017)

When you open this little book, the state secrets of the game of bridge lie in your hands. They cover everything you need to know to go from being a bridge beginner to an international mastermind!

The book is...


BANANAGRAMS® Secrets: The Inside Track on Becoming Top Banana (Collins Little Books)

by Collins Dictionaries & Deej Johnson Collins (September 07, 2017)

Discover the secret hints, tips and winning ways of the BANANAGRAMS® bunch! This little book contains the insider secrets to help you become Top Banana …

Packed with curious words and fascinating facts, this...


101 Ways to Win at Scrabble: Top tips for Scrabble success (Collins Little Books)

by Barry Grossman Collins (September 07, 2017)

Inside this little book one of Britain’s top Scrabble players reveals his top tips for all day, everyday Scrabble success.

We all want to get one over on our friends and family on the Scrabble board. Most...


Snakes (Collins Gem)

by Chris Mattison Collins (August 24, 2017)

An easy-to-use and authoritative guide to over 220 species of snake from around the world, each entry specially selected to show the diversity of size, shape and colour of these respected creatures.

There are...


Indoor Plants (Collins Gem)

by Collins Collins (August 31, 2017)

A practical, easy-to-use, pocketable guide covering all the basics of choosing and caring for plants in your home.

Indoor plants can decorate any room – transforming the space with colour and scent all year...


Dog Training (Collins Need to Know?)

by Collins Collins (August 31, 2017)

This one-stop practical guide will show you how to transform your dog into the perfect companion.

The training methods are based on being kind to the dog, with emphasis on praise and reward. There is also essential...


Dog and Puppy Care (Collins Need to Know?)

by Collins Collins (August 31, 2017)

This one-stop practical guide will show you how to look after a dog or puppy.

Whether you are a first-time dog owner, rearing your dog’s latest litter, or looking to buy a new puppy, this is the ideal introduction...


Cat and Kitten Care (Collins Need to Know?)

by Collins Collins (August 31, 2017)

This one-stop practical guide will show you how to look after a cat or kitten. It is now published in a handy ebook format with colour photos and expert advice throughout.

This book gives practical advice on...


British Wild Flowers: A photographic guide to every common species (Collins Complete Guide)

by Paul Sterry Collins (January 31, 2017)

A complete photoguide to all the wild flowers of Britain.

With over 1,000 main entries covering wildflowers, shrubs, aquatic plants, grasses, sedges and rushes Collins Complete Guide to British Wild Flowers...


Acrylics (Collins You Can Paint)

by Melanie Cambridge Collins (June 29, 2017)

This book assumes no prior knowledge or experience and guides the beginner painter step-by-step through the basics of painting in acrylics.

Full of easy-to-follow exercises and demonstrations, ‘You Can Paint...


Golf (Collins Need to Know?)

by Collins Collins (June 29, 2017)

This one-stop practical guide will show you how to survive and succeed on the golf course. To make your progress easier, it comes in a handy format with colour photographs and expert advice throughout.

Thinking...


Border Collie (Collins Dog Owner’s Guide)

by Carol Price Collins (May 30, 2017)

The Collins Dog Owner’s Guides are authoritative and practical in approach, superbly illustrated and accessible, ideal for pedigree dog owners.

Border Collies are a working breed and excel in agility as well...


Magic Tricks (Collins Gem)

by Collins Collins (May 18, 2017)

An easy-to-use guide to over 50 fantastic magic tricks.

Collins Gem Magic Tricks is a fascinating and easy-to use guide to over sixty tricks, whether they be The Magic Wand (using coins), Blow that knot away...


Cavalier King Charles Spaniel: An Owner’s Guide

by Nick Mays Collins (March 23, 2017)

A comprehensive guide to all aspects of owning a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, this highly illustrated book is full of practical information and expert advice for pet owners and breeders.

Cavalier King Charles...


Serious Survival: How to Poo in the Arctic and Other essential tips for explorers

by Marshall Corwin & Bruce Parry Collins (February 28, 2017)

Over a period of five years, the BBC took groups to the world’s most inhospitable places for Serious Jungle, Serious Amazon, Serious Desert, Serious Andes and Serious Arctic. This is what they had to learn...


Antique Furniture (Collins Gem)

by Collins Collins (January 31, 2017)

Collins Gem Antique Furniture is a guide to take with you to auctions or car boot sales for it provides a visual guide to identifying the age and style of furniture, combined with advice on caring, buying, and...


Against All Odds

by P.J. Naworynski Collins (October 24, 2017)

For readers of The Boys in the Boat, the remarkable story of the unlikely Canadian hockey team that clinched Olympic gold in 1948

The announcement was shocking—Canada, the birthplace of hockey, would not be...


Scrabble Secrets (Collins Little Books)

by Mark Nyman Collins (September 08, 2016)

IInside the covers of this little book lie the secrets of Britain’s first Scrabble World Champion and World Scrabble Championship 2016 runner-up Mark Nyman.

Updated based on the revised wordlist officially...


Food to Grow

by Frankie Flowers & Shannon Ross Collins (March 08, 2016)

From Canada’s #1 garden team, a guide that makes growing your own fruits, vegetables and herbs simple, bountiful and fun

Nothing beats the taste and smell of a tomato freshly picked from your own garden. And...


Cloister Cats

by Richard Surman Collins (August 27, 2015)

Stories of Cats with real character, living in some of the most interesting buildings and communities in the UK. A beautifully presented gift book and a great companion volume to Cathedral Cats.

Cloister Cats...


The Indoor Artist

by Linda Birch Collins (May 28, 2015)

The Indoor Artist is an ideal guide for all those who, for whatever reason, prefer to paint at home. Packed with original ideas and practical projects, as well as expert advice on techniques, this is an inspiring...


The Times Beginner’s Guide to Bridge

by Andrew Robson & The Times Mind Games Collins (June 04, 2015)

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


The Artist’s Problem Solver

by Artist Magazine, The Collins (May 21, 2015)

This new ebook edition of the very successful hardback, published in association with The Artist magazine, provides practical solutions to many of the most common painting problems encountered by amateur artists....


Collins Mushroom Miscellany

by Patrick Harding Collins (October 02, 2014)

Mushroom collecting is becoming increasingly popular, and while a comprehensive identification guide is essential, the folklore, facts and fables, recipes and stories that have accumulated since ancient times...


Nature’s Top 40: Britain’s Best Wildlife

by Mike Dilger & Chris Packham Collins (September 04, 2014)

From leaping dolphins to boxing hares, soaring eagles to the beat of a million wings – the British Isles offer some of the richest and most varied wildlife encounters in Europe. But how do you pick the must-see...


Pruning (Collins Practical Gardener)

by Graham Clarke Collins (October 09, 2014)

Pruning is the number one anxiety of aspiring gardeners who want to train and stimulate their plants but fear they might kill them. Pruning now joins the hugely successful Collins Practical Gardener series to...


Extreme Nature

by Mark Carwardine Collins (February 19, 2015)

A beautiful and fascinating portrait of the world’s most extreme wildlife, from the sexiest beast to the smelliest plant.

The world's most devious plant, the largest flock of birds, the biggest drug user,...


Plant Solutions

by Nigel Colborn Collins (October 09, 2014)

Plant Solutions is a brand new contemporary problem-solving guide to finding the right plant for the right place in your garden. Packed with plant suggestions, cultivation notes and companion ideas, Plant Solutions...


Nature’s Babies

by Mike Dilger Collins (July 10, 2014)

There are few things more endearing than baby animals, but their charm belies their struggle for survival. From frolicking foxes to boisterous bears, lounging lions to zealous zebras, Nature's Babies explores...


BANANAGRAMS®: The Insider Secrets to Help you Become Top Banana! (Collins Little Books)

by Collins Dictionaries & Deej Johnson Collins (October 30, 2014)

Discover the secret hints, tips and winning ways of the BANANAGRAMS® bunch! This little book contains the insider secrets to help you become Top Banana …

Packed with curious words and fascinating facts, the...


The Wildlife-friendly Garden

by Michael Chinery Collins (July 10, 2014)

Full of helpful expert advice and many practical projects, this ebook edition of the successful hardback is a fascinating illustrated guide to encouraging wildlife into your garden, whether you live in the town...


Painting Expressive Watercolours

by Mike Chaplin & Diana Vowles Collins (July 10, 2014)

Mike Chaplin is one of the most popular art experts on the very successful Channel 4 series Watercolour Challenge. In this book he reveals how he works and puts forward his ideas and teaching methods, offering...


Collins Good Dog Behaviour: An Owner’s Guide

by Gwen Bailey Collins (September 04, 2014)

Published in association with The Blue Cross, one of Britain’s top animal welfare societies, ‘Collins Good Dog Behaviour’ is an essential handbook for all responsible dog owners with numerous step-by-step...


Collins Quiz Master

by Collins Collins (October 30, 2014)

More than 200 brand new quizzes to test your general knowledge to the limit with 4000 brand new questions arranged in Easy, Medium and Difficult sections. All quizzes and answers are hyperlinked for ease of...


The Sun Pub Quiz

by Collins & The Sun Collins (October 30, 2014)

Britain’s favourite newspaper presents 4000 quiz questions and answers for anyone thirsty for trivia. Test yourself against your friends or run a pub quiz all on your own! All quizzes and answers are hyperlinked...