When London street musician James Bowen found an injured cat curled up in the hallway of his sheltered accomodation, he had no idea how much his life was about to change.
Publisher: Black Dog & Leventhal
Who's a good dog? In the tradition of bestselling photography books like Underwater Dogs and Shake comes an adorable and hilarious collection of dog photographs capturing our best friends at one of their favorite moments--treat time. Photographer Christian Vieler caught these eager dogs anticipating, catching--some more successfully than others--and enjoying a scrumptious tidbit. From a tenacious terrier to a goofy golden retriever, these often hilarious and surprisingly beautiful photographs capture each dog's unique personality in a way any dog owner will recognize and that all dog lovers will enjoy!
The Instant New York Times Bestseller! James is a street musician struggling to make ends meet. Bob is a stray cat looking for somewhere warm to sleep. When James and Bob meet, they forge a never-to-be-forgotten friendship that has been charming readers from Thailand to Turkey. A Street Cat Named Bob is an international sensation, landing on the bestseller list in England for 52 consecutive weeks and selling in 26 countries around the world. Now, James and Bob are ready to share their true story with the U.S. in this tale unlike any you've ever read of a cat who possesses some kind of magic. When street musician James Bowen found an injured cat curled up in the hallway of his apartment building, he had no idea how much his life was about to change. James was living hand to mouth on the streets of London, barely making enough money to feed himself, and the last thing he needed was a pet. Yet James couldn't resist helping the strikingly intelligent but very sick animal, whom he named Bob. He slowly nursed Bob back to health and then sent the cat on his way, imagining that he would never see him again. But Bob had other ideas. Perfect for fans of Marley & Me: Life and Love with the World's Worst Dog and Dewey: The Small-Town Library Cat That Changed the World, this instant classic about the power of love between man and animal has taken the world by storm and is guaranteed to be a huge hit with American fans as well.
The hognose snake may be feisty, but if it can’t scare away an enemy by hissing and acting tough, it will flop onto its back and play dead! Readers will learn this cool fact and much more about the snakes of the Midwest. This book will teach the difference between rattlesnakes and their look-a-likes, explain how snakes can be identified, and describe some unique adaptations of these Midwestern crawlers.
Author: Johanna Basford
Publisher: Penguin Books
From the creator of the worldwide bestsellers Secret Garden and Enchanted Forest, a beautiful new adult coloring book that takes you on a magical journey beneath the waves With this coloring book for adults, Johanna Basford invites color-inners of all ages to discover an enchanting underwater world hidden in the depths of the sea. Through intricate pen and ink illustrations to complete, color, and embellish, readers will meet shoals of exotic fish, curious octopuses, and delicately penned seahorses. Visit coral reefs and barnacle-studded shipwrecks, discover intricate shells and pirate treasure. Secret Garden and Enchanted Forest fans and newcomers alike will welcome this creative journey into an inky new world. For Lost Ocean, Johanna picked a crisp ivory paper that accentuates and complements your chosen color palette. The smooth, untextured pages allow for beautiful blending or gradient techniques with colored pencils or are perfect for pens, allowing the nib to glide evenly over the surface without feathering.
Tails from the Booth
Author: Lynn Terry
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Furry friends meet photo booths in this quirky photography book that captures all the cute canine action when the leashes come off and the dogs are the star of the show. If dogs could take selfies, it might look something like Tails from the Booth. For this adorable collection of photographs, Lynn Terry draws on more than twenty years of professional photography experience to capture the most endearing moments between canine companions: A couple of pitbulls grinning widely at the camera. Two saggy-faced bulldogs bumping jowls. A Pomeranian, an English bulldog, and a Boston terrier dog-piling (of course) on top of each other. These pictures show the countless ways dogs will ham it up in front of a camera, and that more dogs in a photo booth = even more fun! With all the charm of Underwater Dogs and Shake, Tails from the Booth will make you laugh out loud at all the awkward and endearing ways dogs make friends with each other.
A lively contemporaneous travelogue, following in the famous footsteps of Rebecca West's masterpiece Black Lamb and Grey Falcon: a Journey through Yugoslavia, which depicts the present day Balkans in all its cultural glory.
Bikes of Burden
Author: Hans Kemp
Publisher: Visionary World Limited
It is the motorbike that makes Vietnam tick. In Saigon alone, two million ply the streets. People commute by bike, father take their kids to school by bike, and products find their way to the consumers by motorbike. This title offers a selection of author's finest shots - often taken from the back of one of the self-same bikes. It is the motorbike that makes Vietnam tick. In Saigon alone, two million ply the streets. People commute by bike, father take their kids to school by bike (you'd be surprised how many at a time!), and products find their way to the consumers by
European Blue List
Author: Karl Feiden
Publisher: CRC Press
Author: Gerhard Richter
This book is part of the Images of England series, which uses old photographs and archived images to show the history of various local areas in England, through their streets, shops, pubs, and people.
Living in Style New York
Author: Reto Guntli
Publisher: Te Neues Publishing Group
New Yorkers are known the world over for their love of sophicticated style. This accessible volume profiles the chicest living spaces in and around this ultimate urban playground. Featuring an array of décor from solidly classical to the ultimate in contemporary glamour, Reto Guntli's photographs take us on an insider tour of the Big Apple's most desirable residences.
Components of Murder
Author: Robert M. Cawley
Publisher: Cop Tales
High-tension thriller based on a true story... In an era when there were no computers, no Internet, no "America's Most Wanted" or "CSI" programs, Investigative Reporter Gene McLain prowled the mean streets and knew all the players. In Components of Murder, McLain knows the oddball clues, the seemingly unrelated leads that WILL connect and foil the man who's convinced he committed the perfect murder. McLain puts his career with the Arizona Reporter on the line while he pursues the truth of what happened to two men who happened to be in the wrong place at the wrong time. #### ABOUT THE AUTHOR: ROBERT CAWLEY is a diversified production executive, creator, writer, producer, director whose TV programs won twenty Emmy Awards. He has been a Consultant to the College Of The Arts at Ohio State University and has taught at the University Of Southern California, Columbia College Of Los Angeles and currently teaches at the College of Southern Nevada. He makes his home in Las Vegas.
Publisher: Laurence King Publishing
Fall under the spell of the #1 New York Times Bestseller! This magical coloring book by Johanna Basford takes colorists through an enchanted forest to discover what lies in the castle. Similarly interactive like SECRET GARDEN, ENCHANTED FOREST also features hidden objects and fun mazes. Beginning at the entrance to a fairy-tale forest, the journey progresses through highly embellished woods and through intricate flora. Castles, treasure chests, and other magical elements add a fairy tale narrative to the designs. Special features include a gate-folded two-page spread, and a colorable jacket.