Interiors Now — 80 of the World’s Best Interiors

Interiors Now — 80 of the World’s Best Interiors

Автор: Daniel Pavlovits

Interiors Now is a collection of the world’s most up-to-date and inspiring interiors. Including the luxurious and the practical, corporate and residential, the work of the best and most influential architects and interior designers from Europe, North America, Asia and Australia, is showcased in this comprehensive, single-volume book. Divided into four categories, Corporate, Hospitality and Public, Retail and Residential, each project is accompanied by a 200-word text, a brief biography of the firm, and contact information. Firms featured include Claudio Silvestrin, Fox and Fowle, Dominique Perault, OMA, Karim Rashid, EEA, Attilio Stocchi, SCDA, Studio Daniel Libeskind, VOX, Valerio Olgati, SARC, Behnisch, Diller and Scofido, Pugh + Scarpa, Renzo Piano Building Workshop, Gehry and Partners, and Ron Arad.

Doodle Designs. Around the World

Doodle Designs. Around the World

Автор: Ingham Julie

Scholastic Activities — a brand-new range of full-colour sticker-activity books for ages 3+, 5+ and 7+. Collect them all! A fun-filled colour sticker activity book full of stickering, doodling and colouring pages, perfect for children aged 7+. Doodle Designs Around the World lets you complete your very own beautiful patterns from across the globe! Filled with stylish Japanese kimono designs, Maasai checks and stripes, traditional American quilts, amazing Aztec patterns and much more. Children can use the stickers to add detail and let the pattern-maker inside get imaginative. Includes over 250 stickers.

Shapes

Shapes

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Teach your child all about shapes and early geometry with Touch and Feel Shapes. Twinkly, bumpy, scaly, silky, sandy, sticky and shiny textures in a chunky package will help your child discover and enjoy early geometry. Help them learn about stars, triangles and squares, let their little hands roam and feel the shapes as well as read about them. Read it together — they’ll learn as you play. Touch and Feel Shapes is one of the Touch and Feel chunky padded board books that help encourage your child’s early learning and language. It is perfect for encouraging tiny fingers to explore and great for sensory development.

Very Big Colouring and Activity Book

Very Big Colouring and Activity Book

Автор: Robson Kirsteen

This is a huge and fabulous value colouring and activity book containing knights and castles, monsters, pirates, football, spooky things and everything holiday-related. Each double page spread comprises a page of write-in activity and a page of colouring. Children will discover a surprising amount of information as they dip in and out of this book.

Italian Cooking

Italian Cooking

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Italian cuisine is one of lifes great pleasures and Italian Cooking offers the step-by-step kitchen techniques that are the secret to success. An overview of fundamental cooking methods offers expertise in preparing antipasti, pizza dough, fresh and dried pasta, risotto, polenta, sauces, seafood, and ice cream. Each method is explained in text and photographs; eight are further clarified in video tutorials. A practical guide explains the essential ingredients, kitchen utensils, regional specialties, ideal pasta and sauce pairings, and Slow Food principles that are the backbone of Italian meals. Organized by region, one hundred twenty classic recipesmushroom risotto, Milanese veal cutlets, tiramisuare simplified for the home cook and provide ample inspiration for mealtime. Each recipe is graded with a three-star rating so that the home chef can gauge its complexityand gradually expand their cooking ability through experience. A dozen recipes from Italys Michelin star chefs and culinary artisans offer the ultimate challenge. Cross references throughout to techniques, video tutorials, glossary terms, and complementary recipes make navigation easy. With a foreword by legendary Slow Food founder Carlo Petrini, this impressive volume is an essential guide for novice and established cooks alike.

Dream Windows. Historical Perspectives, Classic Designs and Contemporary Creations

Dream Windows. Historical Perspectives, Classic Designs and Contemporary Creations

Автор: Kathleen S. Stoehr

An exceptional guide to window coverings featuring over 600 photographs, this book is both unique and complete in covering the scope of window products available in today’s market. You will be encouraged to explore and consider all of your options, rather than settle for something that just makes do. Prepare to be inspired!

The Complete Fables

The Complete Fables

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A translation of the complete Aesopian corpus of fables. The introduction pays particular attention to the transmission of fable stock from sanscrit to Aesop. It also attends to the precise nature of the animals themselves who appear in these fables, and tries to rescue the fables both from a tradition of moralistic interpretation and from the academic perception of the genre as an exclusively populist one.

Kitchen

Kitchen

Автор: Yoshimoto Banana

Juxtaposes two tales about mothers, trans-sexuality, kitchens, love, tragedy, and the terms they all come to in the minds of a pair of free-spirited young women in contemporary Japan.

Boost! Vocabulary 3. Student’s Book (+ Audio CD)

Boost! Vocabulary 3. Student’s Book (+ Audio CD)

Автор: Miller Laura

Boost! Grammar is a 4-level series for junior learners, that focuses on building grammar skills through three-stages of practice and integrated skills activities.

The Giraffe and the Pelly and Me

The Giraffe and the Pelly and Me

Автор: Dahl Roald

A true genius… Roald Dahl is my hero. (David Walliams). The giraffe, the pelican and the agile monkey set out to prove that they are the best window-cleaning company around. Roald Dahl, the best-loved of children’s writers, was born in Wales of Norwegian parents. His books continue to be bestsellers, despite his death in 1990, and total sales are over 100 million worldwide! Quentin Blake is one of the best-known and best-loved children’s illustrators and it’s impossible now to think of Roald Dahl’s writings without imagining Quentin Blake’s illustrations.