Humour & Gift (546)

Dogs

ISBN: 9781849534543

Author: Charlotte Fraser    Publisher: Summersdale Publishers

A dog is a creature of love. Their never-ending loyalty and boundless enthusiasm is the light in any dog lover’s life. This handsome photographic collection o...


A dog is a creature of love. Their never-ending loyalty and boundless enthusiasm is the light in any dog lover’s life. This handsome photographic collection of the most eye-catching and enchanting dogs, packed with witty quotes and heart-warming poems, is guaranteed to captivate and charm anybody who has ever known the companionship of a dog.


Bind: hardback


Pages: 160


Dimensions: 143 x 189 mm


Publication Date: 02-09-2013


$34.99
For a Brilliant Brother

ISBN: 9781849533393

Publisher: Summersdale Publishers

Say thank you to someone special with these fun and stylish little books, packed full of lovingly selected quotations and retro illustrations for a special pers...


Say thank you to someone special with these fun and stylish little books, packed full of lovingly selected quotations and retro illustrations for a special person in your life.


Bind: hardback


Pages: 96


Dimensions: 101 x 136 mm


Publication Date: 07-01-2013


$14.99
Fifty Thrifty Tips for your Dream Wedding

ISBN: 9781849533874

Author: Vicky Edwards    Publisher: Summersdale Publishers

Do you dream of your perfect wedding, but want to make it happen without breaking the bank? Then this is the book for you. Packed with clever DIY suggestions fo...


Do you dream of your perfect wedding, but want to make it happen without breaking the bank? Then this is the book for you. Packed with clever DIY suggestions for everything from the invites to the venue, this little guide will ease your planning woes and help you create a thrifty and fabulous wedding you will never forget!


Bind: hardback


Pages: 128


Dimensions: 116 x 182 mm


Publication Date: 12-04-2013


$24.99
Hints on Cookery From The Victorians

ISBN: 9781849532464

Author: Constance Moore    Publisher: Summersdale Publishers

I have always thought that there is no more fruitful source of family discontent than a housewife’s badly cooked dinners and untidy ways…

Mothe...


I have always thought that there is no more fruitful source of family discontent than a housewife’s badly cooked dinners and untidy ways…

Mothers, in order to stretch your limited food sources, implore your children to chew very carefully and slowly and they will therefore require much less food.

For tips on how to be a goddess of domesticity, a modern-day Beeton and a purveyor of familial joy, dive into this miscellany of hints on cookery from the Victorians.


Bind: hardback


Pages: 72


Dimensions: 70 x 113 mm


Publication Date: 20-02-2012


$11.99
Hints on Health From the Victorians

ISBN: 9781849532440

Author: Constance Moore    Publisher: Summersdale Publishers

To ease the pain of teething, hang a dead mole around the neck of your baby…

If all medicinal concoctions fail, the next best thing is to pray. I...


To ease the pain of teething, hang a dead mole around the neck of your baby…

If all medicinal concoctions fail, the next best thing is to pray. If praying also fails, have the offending limb amputated and hope that the instrument in use has been sterilised well.

For tips on how to cure a cold, avoid being flustered by flu, and curb the torment of teething, look no further than this miscellany of hints on health from the Victorians.


Bind: hardback


Pages: 72


Dimensions: 70 x 113 mm


Publication Date: 20-04-2012


$11.99
Surprising Stuff About Humans

ISBN: 9780473238957

Author: Ralph Brown    Publisher: Media Associates

How much do you really know about human behaviour and emotions?
Love, lust and romance; working together; men and women; persuasion; truth and lies; our e...


How much do you really know about human behaviour and emotions?
Love, lust and romance; working together; men and women; persuasion; truth and lies; our emotions; our amazing brains; how rational are we?; weird stuff.

Try these questions on your colleagues, friends and family:
Is it true that women talk more than men?
How can you encourage more creaativity in your office?
Can you make your baby more intelligent by playing Mozart?
It's your first date. Should you talk about movies or travel?
What's the best way to hear your cellphone at a noisy party?
Would a woman or a man be more likely to comply with a sign, 'Please wash hands'?
... and many more.


Bind: paperback


Pages: 120


Dimensions: 144 x 205 mm


Publication Date: 31-03-2013


$24.99
Bake Yourself Happy

ISBN: 9781849534260

Publisher: Summersdale Publishers

We all know that baked treats can warm our hearts as well as our stomachs, and that everything tastes better when you’ve made it yourself. This collection of ...


We all know that baked treats can warm our hearts as well as our stomachs, and that everything tastes better when you’ve made it yourself. This collection of delicious recipes is peppered with thoughtful quotes and bursting with fail-safe pick-me-ups, from piping-hot pies to sinful double-chocolate muffins. Bake these recipes and be down in the dumplings no more!


Bind: hardback


Pages: 160


Dimensions: 101 x 136 mm


Publication Date: 01-07-2013


$17.99 $9.00
Get Well Soon

ISBN: 9781849534208

Publisher: Summersdale Publishers

When we’re under the weather, few things are as comforting as the kind words of friends, family and colleagues; they give us strength and courage, and they br...


When we’re under the weather, few things are as comforting as the kind words of friends, family and colleagues; they give us strength and courage, and they brighten our day. This cheering collection of quotes is just what the doctor ordered to warm the heart and lift the spirits.


Bind: hardback


Pages: 96


Dimensions: 101 x 136 mm


Publication Date: 01-07-2013


$14.99 $7.50
Cheer Up (It Could Be Worse)

ISBN: 9781849533751

Publisher: Summersdale Publishers

'The harder you fall, the higher you bounce.’ Doug Horton

Sometimes no amount of chocolate or chirpiness can help our friends out of the doldru...


'The harder you fall, the higher you bounce.’ Doug Horton

Sometimes no amount of chocolate or chirpiness can help our friends out of the doldrums. Luckily, this stylish and heart-warming book is packed with offbeat cheer and witty quotes on positivity to help put a smile back on their faces.


Bind: hardback


Pages: 80


Dimensions: 101 x 136 mm


Publication Date: 04-03-2013


$14.99
The Wisdom of Kids

ISBN: 9781849533744

Author: Soula Zavacopoulos    Publisher: Summersdale Publishers

We all know that humanity’s greatest thinkers were children once. What you may not know is that some of humanity’s greatest thinkers are children, now. This...


We all know that humanity’s greatest thinkers were children once. What you may not know is that some of humanity’s greatest thinkers are children, now. This playful little book collects amusing, insightful and endearing pearls of wisdom from some of the most unlikely little geniuses ever to open their mouths.


Bind: hardback


Pages: 80


Dimensions: 111 x 154 mm


Publication Date: 04-03-2013


$19.99
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