June 2016 (26)

Cows in Trees

ISBN: 9781846892318

Author: Julian Earl    Publisher: Quiller Publishing

Highly qualified veterinary surgeon Julian Earl, entertains the reader with a few of his favourite tales and events during his 45 year career not to mention the...


Highly qualified veterinary surgeon Julian Earl, entertains the reader with a few of his favourite tales and events during his 45 year career not to mention the most bizarre of all – finding a cow stuck in a tree! Chapters are littered with anecdotes, hilarious memories, and veterinary stories all told in a lighthearted style with plenty of examples and practical advice on what one should try and avoid when working as a veterinary surgeon. James Herriot for the 21st Century.


Bind: hardback


Pages: 160


Dimensions: 138 x 216 mm


Publication Date: 01-07-2016


$44.99
The Yogurt Cookbook

ISBN: 9781910690192

Author: Arto Der Haroutunian    Publisher: Grub Street

y the internationally acclaimed author Arto der Haroutunian, The Yogurt Cookbook is re-issued in a glorious four-colour edition with mouth-watering photographs,...


y the internationally acclaimed author Arto der Haroutunian, The Yogurt Cookbook is re-issued in a glorious four-colour edition with mouth-watering photographs, it offers over 200 recipes ranging from hearty peasant fare to elegant, light dishes. The Armenian-born author expands yogurt beyond the narrow limitations of breakfasts, desserts and dips incorporating it into an impressive array of recipes. A genuine contribution to culinary literature, this indispensable guide will take its readers on a voyage of discovery that will inspire yogurt lovers to new gastronomic heights as well as create a whole new following for this guardian of good health. The author is truly an expert on the subject. He tells us the history of yogurt, how to make it and how it is easily used in all kinds of delicious recipes. Yogurt is consumed in a variety of ways in many cultures throughout the world. Several cultures use yogurt in sauces or as an ingredient to add a little zest to their favourite dishes. The recipes are splendid, from the subtle flavours of Middle Eastern dishes to the spiciness of Indian and other European foods. In the appetizers there are so many delicious dishes it would be hard to begin to list them all, ranging from dips to yogurt cheese. There are fragrant soups, wonderful salads, and interesting egg dishes. There are recipes for fish, poultry, meat, pasta, and vegetables. There are sauces, from salad dressings to a yogurt sauce. There is even a section on bread, pancakes and fritters. The Yogurt Cookbook by Art der Haroutunian is the ultimate yogurt recipe cookbook and the perfect complement to your yogurt maker. If you love yogurt, this is a book for you. If you don’t care for it, this book will convert you.


Bind: hardback


Pages: 300


Dimensions: 170 x 240 mm


Publication Date: 20-06-2016


$49.99
Smoking Food at Home with Smoky Jo

ISBN: 9781846892349

Author: Jo Hampson    Publisher: Quiller Publishing

Smoking Food is an art not a science. In this easy-to-follow, accessible, no-nonsense, informative book the authors, who are masters of their craft, have remove...


Smoking Food is an art not a science. In this easy-to-follow, accessible, no-nonsense, informative book the authors, who are masters of their craft, have removed the mystery and imparted the fun into smoking food. The book guides the reader through the principles, variations and options in being able to create and enjoy smoked food recipes at home.


Bind: paperback


Pages: 152


Dimensions: 158 x 234 mm


Publication Date: 01-07-2016


$39.99
Homemade Presents

ISBN: 9783848008636

Author: Marlies Busch    Publisher: h f Ullmann

Giving personal and individual homemade presents is both, a great joy and an expression of your love and affection. This book is an excellent source of ideas fo...


Giving personal and individual homemade presents is both, a great joy and an expression of your love and affection. This book is an excellent source of ideas for a range of delightful and practical homemade gifts, from cooking and pickling to handicrafts and decorating. Choose from its five different chapters whether to make culinary treats (chocolate truffles), homemade cosmetics (massage oil), hand-knitted clothing (woolen scarf ), or handcrafted decorations (candleholder). Featuring more than 100 easy step-by-step instructions, Homemade Presents guides you through the art of making beautiful gifts by hand. There is something for everyone and every occasion.


Bind: hardback


Pages: 168


Dimensions: 190 x 245 mm


Publication Date: 30-10-2015


$34.99 $9.99
20-Minute Whittling Projects

ISBN: 9781565238671

Author: Tom Hindes    Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing

Learn the fast and simple way to whittle in this fun introduction to woodcarving. Discover how to whittle in less time while you have more fun! One of the joys ...


Learn the fast and simple way to whittle in this fun introduction to woodcarving. Discover how to whittle in less time while you have more fun! One of the joys of whittling with a pocket knife is that you can do it just about anywhere. You don’t need any fancy equipment… and you don’t even need much spare time. Author Tom Hindes demonstrates his easy-to-learn, quick-cut method for whittling expressive little figures from wood in just 20 minutes or less. With his friendly instructions and step-by-step photos, you’ll learn to carve an endless array of charming wizards, gnomes, gargoyles, ornaments, dogs, leprechauns, and more. These super-short projects are perfect for learning basic caricature carving skills. They also make wonderful little gifts for random acts of kindness.


Bind: paperback


Pages: 96


Dimensions: 153 x 230 mm


Publication Date: 30-04-2016


$25.99
Making Wooden Dinosaur Toys and Puzzles

ISBN: 9781565238909

Authors: Judy Peterson, Dave Peterson    Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing

Kids love dinosaurs! These primeval reptiles inspire children’s imaginations with scary fun and some of their earliest connections to science. Create exciting...


Kids love dinosaurs! These primeval reptiles inspire children’s imaginations with scary fun and some of their earliest connections to science. Create exciting wooden dinosaur puzzles and toys to delight a special child in your life with this ingenious book. Thirty-eight original puzzles cover all of the most popular species, from Velociraptor and Stegosaurus to Triceratops and Tyrannosaurus Rex. Two spectacular puzzle dioramas feature a Maiasaur mama with her babies, and a T-Rex on the attack. Patterns are also provided for easy-to-cut dinosaur toys that are safe for little kids who can’t play with small objects. Award-winning scroll saw artists Judy and Dave Peterson offer step-by-step instructions plus basic information on safety, cutting, sanding, finishing, and equipment.


Bind: paperback


Pages: 120


Dimensions: 217 x 280 mm


Publication Date: 31-03-2016


$39.99
The Little Book of Meditations

ISBN: 9781849538640

Author: Lucy Lane    Publisher: Summersdale Publishers

Meditation is a wonderful way to bring more peace and tranquillity into today’s hectic lifestyles. This little book, bursting with practical advice, useful me...


Meditation is a wonderful way to bring more peace and tranquillity into today’s hectic lifestyles. This little book, bursting with practical advice, useful meditations and affirming thoughts, helps you take a moment and feel like your best self again.


Bind: hardback


Pages: 160


Dimensions: 101 x 136 mm


Publication Date: 06-06-2016


$17.99
The Little Book of Affirmations

ISBN: 9781849538633

Author: Lucy Lane    Publisher: Summersdale Publishers

Let the powerful mantras and inspirational quotes in this book reveal your inner strength and guide you to happiness every single day. This essential, pocket-si...


Let the powerful mantras and inspirational quotes in this book reveal your inner strength and guide you to happiness every single day. This essential, pocket-sized companion is packed with wisdom from writers, spiritual leaders and philosophers plus simple, easy-to-achieve tips to help you think, feel and act positively – towards yourself and the world.


Bind: hardback


Pages: 160


Dimensions: 101 x 136 mm


Publication Date: 06-06-2016


$17.99
Old Is the New Young

ISBN: 9781849538206

Publisher: Summersdale Publishers

‘Old age ain’t no place for sissies.’ - Bette Davis TIMELY ADVICE FOR OLD-TIMERS. You’ve seen it, done it and bought the T-shirt – so isn’t it time ...


‘Old age ain’t no place for sissies.’ - Bette Davis TIMELY ADVICE FOR OLD-TIMERS. You’ve seen it, done it and bought the T-shirt – so isn’t it time to show the kids how to party? Here’s a book packed with witty quotations to show that while you might have to grow old, you don’t have to grow up.


Bind: hardback


Pages: 160


Dimensions: 101 x 136 mm


Publication Date: 06-06-2016


$17.99
Irish Wit & Wisdom

ISBN: 9781849538466

Author: Richard Benson    Publisher: Summersdale Publishers

The Emerald Isle is rightly famed for its rich literary heritage, vibrant wordplay and unique spirit. With quips, quotes and insults – from classic favourites...


The Emerald Isle is rightly famed for its rich literary heritage, vibrant wordplay and unique spirit. With quips, quotes and insults – from classic favourites W. B. Yeats and Oscar Wilde, to modern greats including Seamus Heaney and Spike Milligan – this excellent selection ensures that the perfect Irish witticism will always be on the tip of your tongue, and celebrates the very essence of Ireland.


Bind: hardback


Pages: 208


Dimensions: 116 x 182 mm


Publication Date: 06-06-2016


$29.99
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