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Classic Cottages: Style & Comfort at Home from Traditional to Modern
Classic Cottages: Style & Comfort at Home from Traditional to Modern
By Cooper
2020-06 - 83 Press
9781940772738 Check Our Catalog

 

 

Find inspiration in this collection of new and renovated cottages, from the heart of the rural countryside to a quiet suburb or city dwelling.

Country Cottages is filled with unique interior styles in comfortable settings spanning the United States. This book includes a selection of modern to traditional home styles from some of the finest architects and interior designers …More
 

Planet Palm: How Palm Oil Became an Ingredient in Everything--And Endangered the Earth
Planet Palm: How Palm Oil Became an Ingredient in Everything--And Endangered the Earth
By Zuckerman, Jocelyn C.
2021-05 - New Press
9781620975237 Check Our Catalog

 

 

In the tradition of Eric Schlosser's Fast Food Nation, a groundbreaking global investigation into the industry ravaging the environment and global health--from the James Beard Award-winning journalist

Over the past few decades, palm oil has seeped into every corner of our lives. Worldwide, palm oil production has nearly doubled in just the last decade: oil-palm …More
 

Tasty Pride: 75 Recipes and Stories from the Queer Food Community
Tasty Pride: 75 Recipes and Stories from the Queer Food Community
By Szewczyk, Jesse
Author Tasty
2020-05 - Clarkson Potter Publishers
9780593136980 Check Our Catalog

 

Be proud, be loud, be flavorful. From the beloved, fiercely inclusive BuzzFeed cooking brand comes 75 innovative recipes and inspiring stories from prominent LGBTQ+ cooks and foodies.

Tasty has always been the place to turn for good eats. Now, it's also the place to turn for a community. Here, stories of love, pride, and acceptance--and the important role that food can play in …More
 

The Vegan Meat Cookbook: Simply Phenomenal Recipes for Making and Cooking with Plant-Based Proteins
The Vegan Meat Cookbook: Simply Phenomenal Recipes for Making and Cooking with Plant-Based Proteins
By Schinner, Miyoko
2021-05 - Ten Speed Press
9781984858887 Check Our Catalog

 

100+ hearty, succulent, people-pleasing meals featuring vegan meat, from comfort food classics and speedy weeknight dinners to global flavors and showstoppers, plus recipes for DIY vegan meats and cheeses.

"When vegan cheese queen Miyoko Schinner pens a new cookbook, you don't walk to your nearest bookstore. You run. . . . Get ready for your weeknight dinners to never be the …More
 

The Healing Garden
The Healing Garden
By Soule, Deb
Photographer Haley, Molly
2021-04 - Princeton Architectural Press
9781616899264 Check Our Catalog

 

In The Healing Garden, Deb Soule, founder of Avena Botanicals, offers an inspiring guide to herb gardening and crafting herbal remedies that promote wellness of spirit and body. Soule combines her passion for plants gardens, and healing with her extensive experience working with medicinal herbs, flowers, roots, and berries. Her practical advice addresses each aspect of fostering a garden …More
 

World Travel: An Irreverent Guide
World Travel: An Irreverent Guide
By Bourdain, Anthony
Author Woolever, Laurie
2021-04 - Ecco Press
9780062802798 Check Our Catalog

 

 

A guide to some of the world's most fascinating places, as seen and experienced by writer, television host, and relentlessly curious traveler Anthony Bourdain

Anthony Bourdain saw more of the world than nearly anyone. His travels took him from the hidden pockets of his hometown of New York to a tribal longhouse in Borneo, from cosmopolitan Buenos Aires, Paris, and …More
 

Come On Over: 111 Fantastic Recipes for the Family That Cooks, Eats, and Laughs Together
Come On Over: 111 Fantastic Recipes for the Family That Cooks, Eats, and Laughs Together
By Mauro, Jeff
Foreword by Maniscalco, Sebastian
2021-04 - William Morrow & Company
9780062997081 Check Our Catalog

 

Bursting with personality and mouthwatering dishes, a cookbook for family and friendly gatherings from celebrity chef Jeff Mauro, co-host of Food Network's The Kitchen.

When Jeff Mauro was growing up in his big Italian American family in Chicago, his mother would often be on the phone talking to cousins, aunts, uncles, grandparents, and family friends. Her favorite phrase? …More
 

Around the World in 80 Plants
Around the World in 80 Plants
By Drori, Jonathan
Illustrator Clerc, Lucille
2021-04 - Laurence King
9781786272300 Check Our Catalog

 

An inspirational and beautifully illustrated book that tells the stories of 80 plants from around the globe.

In his follow-up to the bestselling Around the World in 80 Trees, Jonathan Drori takes another trip across the globe, bringing to life the science of plants by revealing how their worlds are intricately entwined with our own history, culture and folklore. From the …More
 

American Cider: A Modern Guide to a Historic Beverage
American Cider: A Modern Guide to a Historic Beverage
By Pucci, Dan
Author Cavallo, Craig
2021-03 - Ballantine Books
9781984820891 Check Our Catalog

 

"Not just a thorough guide to the history of apples and cider in this country but also an inspiring survey of the orchardists and cidermakers devoting their lives to sustainable agriculture through apples."--Alice Waters

"Pucci and Cavallo are thorough and enthusiastic chroniclers, who celebrate cider's pomologists and pioneers with infectious curiosity and passion."--Bianca Bosker, …More
 

The Loneliest Polar Bear: A True Story of Survival and Peril on the Edge of a Warming World
The Loneliest Polar Bear: A True Story of Survival and Peril on the Edge of a Warming World
By Williams, Kale
2021-03 - Crown Publishing Group (NY)
9781984826336 Check Our Catalog

 

"A moving story of abandonment, love, and survival against the odds."--Dr. Jane Goodall

The heartbreaking and ultimately hopeful story of an abandoned polar bear cub named Nora and the humans working tirelessly to save her and her species, whose uncertain future in the accelerating climate crisis is closely tied to our own

Six days after giving birth, a polar bear named …More
 

Life's Edge: The Search for What It Means to Be Alive
Life's Edge: The Search for What It Means to Be Alive
By Zimmer, Carl
2021-03 - Dutton Books
9780593182710 Check Our Catalog

 

"Stories that both dazzle and edify... This book is not just about life, but about discovery itself. It is about error and hubris, but also about wonder and the reach of science."

--Siddhartha Mukherjee, New York Times Book Review

We all assume we know what life is, but the more scientists learn about the living world--from protocells to brains, …More
 

Cosmic Queries: Startalk's Guide to Who We Are, How We Got Here, and Where We're Going
Cosmic Queries: Startalk's Guide to Who We Are, How We Got Here, and Where We're Going
By Tyson, Neil DeGrasse
Author Trefil, James
2021-03 - National Geographic Society
9781426221774 Check Our Catalog

 

In this thought-provoking follow-up to his acclaimed StarTalk book, uber astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson tackles the world's most important philosophical questions about the universe with wit, wisdom, and cutting-edge science.

For science geeks, space and physics nerds, and all who want to understand their place in the universe, this enlightening new book from Neil …More
 

Into the Deep: A Memoir From the Man Who Found Titanic
Into the Deep: A Memoir From the Man Who Found Titanic
By Ballard, Robert D.
Author Drew, Christopher
2021-05 - National Geographic Society
9781426220999 Check Our Catalog

 

The legendary explorer of the Titanic shares inside stories of danger, suspense, and discovery--plus previously untold stories about his own dyslexia and how it has shaped his life.

Best known for finding the doomed ship Titanic, celebrated adventurer Robert Ballard has a lifetime of stories about exploring the ocean depths. Now he gets personal, telling the …More
 

Evolution Gone Wrong: Surprising Stories from the Human Body's Curious Past
Evolution Gone Wrong: Surprising Stories from the Human Body's Curious Past
By Bezzerides, Alexander
2021-05 - Hanover Square Press
9781335690050 Check Our Catalog

 

"An unforgettable journey through this twisted miracle of evolution we call 'our body.'" --Spike Carlsen, author of A Walk Around the Block

From blurry vision to crooked teeth, ACLs that tear at alarming rates and spines that seem to spend a lifetime falling apart, it's a curious thing that human beings have beaten the odds as a species.

After …More
 

Taking Charge of Your Pregnancy: The New Science for a Safe Birth and a Healthy Baby
Taking Charge of Your Pregnancy: The New Science for a Safe Birth and a Healthy Baby
By Fisher, Susan
2021-05 - Houghton Mifflin
9780358409076 Check Our Catalog

 

 

An indispensable guide to the revolutionary advances in pregnancy and childbirth, Taking Charge of Your Pregnancy contains trailblazing science that explains:

  • Why the first eight weeks are the most important and how to optimize them
  • Which prenatal genetic tests are risk-free and which are a waste of money
  • Why miscarriages are common and the preventive …More
     

     

Give Birth Like a Feminist: Your Body. Your Baby. Your Choices.
Give Birth Like a Feminist: Your Body. Your Baby. Your Choices.
By Hill, MILLI
2021-05 - HQ
9780008456948 Check Our Catalog

 

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Pop Song: Adventures in Art & Intimacy
Pop Song: Adventures in Art & Intimacy
By Pham, Larissa
2021-05 - Catapult
9781646220267 Check Our Catalog

 

A warm and expansive portrait of a woman's mind that feels at once singular and universal, this collection of essays interweaves commentary on modern life, feminism, art, and sex with the author's own experiences of obsession, heartbreak, and vulnerability (BuzzFeed).

Like a song that feels written just for you, Larissa Pham's debut work of nonfiction captures the …More
 

Seed to Dust: Life, Nature, and a Country Garden
Seed to Dust: Life, Nature, and a Country Garden
By Hamer, Marc
2021-05 - Greystone Books
9781771647687 Check Our Catalog

 

 

For readers of Late Migrations and Vesper Flights

A stunning meditation on gardening and the wisdom of plants, "that rare book that will appeal to nonfiction readers everywhere ... Candid, tender, thoughtful and absorbing." --Shelf Awareness (STARRED Review)

With "chapters... …More
 

Finding Freedom
Finding Freedom
By French, Erin
2021-04 - Celadon Books
9781250312341 Check Our Catalog

 

 

**New York Times Bestseller**

From Erin French, owner of the critically acclaimed The Lost Kitchen, a TIME world dining destination, a life-affirming memoir about survival, renewal, and finding a community to lift her up

Long before The Lost Kitchen became a world dining destination with every seating filled the day the reservation book …More
 

What Happened to You?: Conversations on Trauma, Resilience, and Healing
What Happened to You?: Conversations on Trauma, Resilience, and Healing
By Perry, Bruce D.
Author Perry, Bruce D.
2021-04 - Flatiron Books: An Oprah Book
9781250223180 Check Our Catalog

 

 

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Our earliest experiences shape our lives far down the road, and What Happened to You? provides powerful scientific and emotional insights into the behavioral patterns so many of us struggle to understand.

"Through this lens we can build a renewed sense of personal self-worth and ultimately recalibrate our responses to circumstances, …More
 

Legal Guide for Starting & Running a Small Business
Legal Guide for Starting & Running a Small Business
By Steingold, Fred S.
Author Steingold, David
2021-04 - NOLO
9781413328608 Check Our Catalog

 

The all-in-one business law book

Whether you're just starting a small business, or your business is already up and running, legal questions crop up on an almost daily basis. Ignoring them can threaten your enterprise--but hiring a lawyer to help with routine issues can devastate the bottom line

The Legal Guide for Starting & Running a Small Business has helped more than a …More
 

The Premonition: A Pandemic Story
The Premonition: A Pandemic Story
By Lewis, Michael
2021-05 - W. W. Norton & Company
9780393881554 Check Our Catalog

 

 

Fortunately, we are still a nation of skeptics. Fortunately, there are those among us who study pandemics and are willing to look unflinchingly at worst-case scenarios. Michael Lewis's taut and brilliant nonfiction thriller pits a band of medical visionaries against the wall of ignorance that was the official response of the Trump administration to the outbreak of COVID-19.

The characters …More
 

Miller's Collectibles Handbook & Price Guide 2021-2022
Miller's Collectibles Handbook & Price Guide 2021-2022
By Miller, Judith
2021-04 - Mitchell Beazley
9781784726706 Check Our Catalog

 

The brand new, up-to-date guide to the collectibles market for 2021-2022. Whether you're buying or selling, this is the book you need.

All images new for this edition.

Miller's Collectibles Handbook & Price Guide 2021-2022 is the up-to-date guide to the collectables market no dealer, collector or auctioneer should be …More
 

When You Wonder, You're Learning: Mister Rogers' Enduring Lessons for Raising Creative, Curious, Caring Kids
When You Wonder, You're Learning: Mister Rogers' Enduring Lessons for Raising Creative, Curious, Caring Kids
By Behr, Gregg
Author Rydzewski, Ryan
Foreword by Rogers, Joanne
2021-04 - Hachette Go
9780306874734 Check Our Catalog

 

Bringing the lessons of Mister Rogers into the digital age

Playful and practical, When You Wonder, You're Learning introduces a new generation of families to the lessons of Mister Rogers' Neighborhood. By exploring the science behind the iconic television program, the book reveals what Fred Rogers called the "tools for learning" skills and mindsets that scientists now …More
 

Out of Many, One: Portraits of America's Immigrants
Out of Many, One: Portraits of America's Immigrants
By Bush, George W.
2021-04 - Crown Publishing Group (NY)
9780593136966 Check Our Catalog

 

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - In this powerful new collection of oil paintings and stories, President George W. Bush spotlights the inspiring journeys of America's immigrants and the contributions they make to the life and prosperity of our nation.

The issue of immigration stirs intense emotions today, as it has throughout much of American history. But what gets lost in the …More
 

The Modern Homestead Garden: Growing Self-Sufficiency in Any Size Backyard
The Modern Homestead Garden: Growing Self-Sufficiency in Any Size Backyard
By Pilarchik, Gary
2021-04 - Cool Springs Press
9780760368176 Check Our Catalog

 

If concerns about the environment and the health and wellness of yourself and your family leave you longing to make a change, start growing and preserving your own organic foods. With the guidance found in The Modern Homestead Garden, you'll discover how little land and effort it takes to start growing healthy, nutritious food.

Modern homesteading is a lifestyle focused on …More
 

Tabletop Gardens: How to Make Long-Lasting Arrangements for Every Season
Tabletop Gardens: How to Make Long-Lasting Arrangements for Every Season
By Chapman, Baylor
2021-04 - Artisan Publishers
9781648290336 Check Our Catalog

 

How to Create Stunning Living Centerpieces

Adapted from plant designer Baylor Chapman's The Plant Recipe Book, here are thirty projects for beautiful planted centerpieces. Instead of picking up fresh-cut flowers from the supermarket or florist, discover how to create lasting flower arrangements using living plants. From plant designer Baylor Chapman, here are thirty projects for …More
 

Never Put a Cactus in the Bathroom: A Room-By-Room Guide to Styling and Caring for Your Houseplants
Never Put a Cactus in the Bathroom: A Room-By-Room Guide to Styling and Caring for Your Houseplants
By Hinsdale, Emily L. Hay
Illustrator Harris, Loni
2021-04 - Tiller Press
9781982165833 Check Our Catalog

 

Create your own green indoor paradise with this beautifully illustrated room-by-room guide to bringing the outdoors inside--perfect for plant parents everywhere!

Decorating with plants adds a fresh, natural touch to any room. Potted plants can uplift a living space with serious mood-boosting power, reducing stress, improving air quality, and even providing fresh herbs for that next …More
 

Small-Space Houseplants: Decorating Ideas to Bring Nature Home
Small-Space Houseplants: Decorating Ideas to Bring Nature Home
By Chapman, Baylor
2021-04 - Artisan Publishers
9781648290343 Check Our Catalog

 

Greenify Your Home

No matter what space you're considering--from a kitchen window to a loft-size living room--this book, adapted from Decorating with Plants, will show you how to find the perfect plant for the perfect spot. Plant designer Baylor Chapman starts with the basics, including a guide for choosing and caring for your plants, then takes the reader room by room, offering …More
 

Think Like a Breadwinner: A Wealth-Building Manifesto for Women Who Want to Earn More (and Worry Less)
Think Like a Breadwinner: A Wealth-Building Manifesto for Women Who Want to Earn More (and Worry Less)
By Barrett, Jennifer
2021-04 - G.P. Putnam's Sons
9780593327890 Check Our Catalog

 

A new kind of manifesto for the working woman, with tips on building wealth and finding balance, as well as inspiration for harnessing the freedom and power that comes from a breadwinning mindset.

Nearly half of working women in the United States are now their household's main breadwinner. And yet, the majority of women still aren't being brought up to think like breadwinners. In …More
 

Grow Bag Gardening: The Revolutionary Way to Grow Bountiful Vegetables, Herbs, Fruits, and Flowers in Lightweight, Eco-Friendly Fabric Pot
Grow Bag Gardening: The Revolutionary Way to Grow Bountiful Vegetables, Herbs, Fruits, and Flowers in Lightweight, Eco-Friendly Fabric Pot
By Espiritu, Kevin
2021-03 - Cool Springs Press
9780760368688 Check Our Catalog

 

Grow oodles of fruits, vegetables, herbs, and flowers with no heavy lifting or digging required Grow bag gardening utilizes lightweight, eco-friendly, fabric planter bags to grow great plants with minimal space and care. Get all the know-how you need to successfully grow a hearty homegrown harvest in Grow Bag Gardening.

Grow bags are perfect for urban, container, rooftop, …More
 

The New York Times Cooking No Recipe Recipes
The New York Times Cooking No Recipe Recipes
By Sifton, Sam
2021-03 - Ten Speed Press
9781984858474 Check Our Catalog

 

The debut cookbook from the popular New York Times website and mobile app NYT Cooking, featuring 100 vividly photographed no-recipe recipes to make weeknight cooking more inspired and delicious--featuring a convenient flexibound format.

You don't need a recipe. Really, you don't.

Sam Sifton, founding editor of New York Times Cooking, makes improvisational cooking easier than you …More
 

Hot for Food All Day: Easy Recipes to Level Up Your Vegan Meals [a Cookbook]
Hot for Food All Day: Easy Recipes to Level Up Your Vegan Meals [a Cookbook]
By Toyota, Lauren
2021-03 - Ten Speed Press
9781984857521 Check Our Catalog

 

More than 100 utterly simple, crazy-delicious vegan recipes that satisfy cravings all day, everyday, from YouTube guru and bestselling author of Vegan Comfort Classics Lauren Toyota.

"I'm really looking forward to whipping up all of the delicious vegan meals in hot for food all day."--Jillian Harris, bestselling co-author of Fraiche Food, Full Hearts …More
 

The Food of Oaxaca: Recipes and Stories from Mexico's Culinary Capital
The Food of Oaxaca: Recipes and Stories from Mexico's Culinary Capital
By Ruiz, Alejandro
Author Altesor, Carla
Foreword by Olvera, Enrique
2021-03 - Knopf Publishing Group
9780525657309 Check Our Catalog

 

A groundbreaking cookbook celebrating the distinctive cuisine and culture of Oaxaca, from one of Mexico's most revered chefs. With a foreword by Enrique Olvera.

In The Food of Oaxaca, acclaimed chef Alejandro Ruiz shares the cuisine of Mexico's culinary capital through fifty recipes both traditional and original. Divided into three parts, the book covers the classic dishes of the …More
 

Rodney Scott's World of BBQ: Every Day Is a Good Day
Rodney Scott's World of BBQ: Every Day Is a Good Day
By Scott, Rodney
Author Elie, Lolis Eric
2021-03 - Clarkson Potter Publishers
9781984826930 Check Our Catalog

 

In the first cookbook by a Black pitmaster, James Beard Award-winning chef Rodney Scott celebrates an incredible culinary legacy through his life story, family traditions, and unmatched dedication to his craft.

"BBQ is such an important part of African American history, and no one is better at BBQ than Rodney."--Marcus Samuelsson, chef and restaurateur

Rodney Scott was born …More
 

Floret Farm's Discovering Dahlias: A Guide to Growing and Arranging Magnificent Blooms
Floret Farm's Discovering Dahlias: A Guide to Growing and Arranging Magnificent Blooms
By Benzakein, Erin
With Chai, Julie
Photographer Benzakein, Chris
2021-03 - Chronicle Books
9781452181752 Check Our Catalog

 

A stunning guide to growing, harvesting, and arranging gorgeous dahlia blooms from celebrated farmer-florist and New York Times bestselling author Erin Benzakein, founder of Floret Flower Farm.

World-renowned flower farmer and floral designer Erin Benzakein reveals all the secrets to growing, cultivating, and arranging gorgeous dahlias. These coveted floral treasures come in a …More
 

Baking Favorites
Baking Favorites
By Williams Sonoma
2021-03 - Weldon Owen
9781681886039 Check Our Catalog

 

Wow your friends and family with delectable baked goods, from everyday recipes for breakfast and brunch, to holiday treats and showstopping celebration desserts

 

Be a hero at home or the next group gathering when you serve one of the over 120 delicious recipes in Williams Sonoma Baking Favorites, the essential collection of favorite recipes for homemade treats. From holiday …More
 

Jew-Ish: A Cookbook: Reinvented Recipes from a Modern Mensch
Jew-Ish: A Cookbook: Reinvented Recipes from a Modern Mensch
By Cohen, Jake
2021-03 - Houghton Mifflin
9780358353980 Check Our Catalog

 

 

New York Times bestseller

A brilliantly modern take on Jewish culinary traditions for a new generation of readers, from a bright new star in the culinary world.

When you think of Jewish food, a few classics come to mind: chicken soup with matzo balls, challah, maybe a babka if you're feeling adventurous. But as food writer and nice Jewish boy Jake Cohen …More
 

Hunt, Gather, Parent: What Ancient Cultures Teach Us about the Lost Art of Raising Happy, Healthy, Little Humans
Hunt, Gather, Parent: What Ancient Cultures Teach Us about the Lost Art of Raising Happy, Healthy, Little Humans
By Doucleff, Michaeleen
2021-03 - Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster
9781982149673 Check Our Catalog

 

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

The oldest cultures in the world have mastered the art of raising happy, well-adjusted children. What can we learn from them?

"Hunt, Gather, Parent is full of smart ideas that I immediately wanted to force on my own kids." --Pamela Druckerman, The New York Times Book Review

When Dr. Michaeleen Doucleff becomes …More
 

Beloved Beasts: Fighting for Life in an Age of Extinction
Beloved Beasts: Fighting for Life in an Age of Extinction
By Nijhuis, Michelle
2021-03 - W. W. Norton & Company
9781324001683 Check Our Catalog

 

 

In the late nineteenth century, humans came at long last to a devastating realization: their rapidly industrializing and globalizing societies were driving scores of animal species to extinction. In Beloved Beasts, acclaimed science journalist Michelle Nijhuis traces the history of the movement to protect and conserve other forms of life. From early battles to save charismatic species …More
 

To Raise a Boy: Classrooms, Locker Rooms, Bedrooms, and the Hidden Struggles of American Boyhood
To Raise a Boy: Classrooms, Locker Rooms, Bedrooms, and the Hidden Struggles of American Boyhood
By Brown, Emma
2021-03 - Atria/One Signal Publishers
9781982128081 Check Our Catalog

 

"To Raise a Boy is a clear-eyed and sometimes shocking view of the world that we have created for boys, and a call for change." --Peg Tyre, author of the New York Times bestseller The Trouble with Boys

"A stunning work of investigative journalism that looks at the systems and structures that have failed our boys." --Soraya Chemaly, author of Rage Becomes …More
 

Kitchen Without Borders: Recipes from Refugee Chefs and Stories of Their Journeys to Make a New Home
Kitchen Without Borders: Recipes from Refugee Chefs and Stories of Their Journeys to Make a New Home
By Eat Offbeat Chefs, The
With Wallace, Siobhan
Photographer De Los Santos, Penny
2021-03 - Workman Publishing
9781523504046 Check Our Catalog

 

 

Refugees by status, chefs by calling.

The Kitchen Without Borders is a special kind of cookbook. In it, chefs from around the world - all part of Eat Offbeat, a catering company staffed by immigrants and refugees who have found a new home and new hope through cooking- offer up to 70 authentic, surprising, nourishing recipes. The food has roots that run as deep as its …More
 

Growveg!: 45 Easy Ways to Grow Your Own Food
Growveg!: 45 Easy Ways to Grow Your Own Food
By Vanheems, Benedict
2021-03 - Storey Publishing
9781635862928 Check Our Catalog

 

For anyone who has ever wanted to tend a little piece of ground but wasn't sure where to begin, GrowVeg offers simple recipes for gardening projects that are both attainable and beautiful. Benedict Vanheems, editor of the popular website GrowVeg.com, guides aspiring green thumbs to success from the start, no matter what size gardening space you have. Get recommendations for veggie varieties …More
 

The Beginner's Guide to Growing Great Vegetables
The Beginner's Guide to Growing Great Vegetables
By Forkner, Lorene Edwards
2021-03 - Timber Press (OR)
9781643260853 Check Our Catalog

 

"For new and novice gardeners who want a straightforward, unfussy guide to growing their own food." --Library Journal

You can grow beautiful, healthy, delicious veggies and herbs right from the start--just follow the trustworthy advice found in The Beginner's Guide to Growing Great Vegetables. Expert gardener Lorene Edwards Forkner shares all the information you need to …More
 

Reader's Digest the Essential Guide to Herbs: Gardening * Health * Cooking
Reader's Digest the Essential Guide to Herbs: Gardening * Health * Cooking
By Reader's Digest
2021-02 - Trusted Media Brands
9781621455486 Check Our Catalog

 

An illustrated guide to growing and using herbs to enhance your cooking and your health.

This beautifully illustrated, complete guide to herbs unlocks the secrets of these wonder plants--from planting and harvesting to cooking and storing--including their health benefits. Now you can discover the joy and pleasure of growing your own herbs--for spicing up meals, creating crafts, treating …More
 

Floratopia: 110 Flower Garden Ideas for Your Yard, Patio, or Balcony
Floratopia: 110 Flower Garden Ideas for Your Yard, Patio, or Balcony
By Johnsen, Jan
2021-02 - Countryman Press
9781682685983 Check Our Catalog

 

Jan Johnsen's latest book, Floratopia: 110 Flower Garden Ideas for Your Yard, Patio, or Balcony showcases beautiful flower varieties and offers illustrated design ideas that will have you seeing the potential for colorful flowers, both annual and perennial, in all kinds of outdoor spaces, large or small. Essential advice--such as Hot Weather Flower Garden Tips, Tiny Space, Tiny Garden, …More
 

How to Start Your Own Business: The Facts Visually Explained
How to Start Your Own Business: The Facts Visually Explained
By DK
2021-02 - DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
9780744027341 Check Our Catalog

 

This is your foolproof guide on how to make your start-up stand out from the crowd

Get professional business advice in the palm of your hands. This uniquely visual guide equips you with everything you need to know about setting up and running your own business.

Are you looking to start a business? You'll need advice on how to identify your customer, what pitfalls …More
 

Home Grown Gardening Guide Container and Fragrant Gardens
Home Grown Gardening Guide Container and Fragrant Gardens
By Loewer, Peter
2020-02 - Houghton Mifflin
9780358161516 Check Our Catalog

 

A quick-reference guide that shows gardeners with little experience and time how to enliven spaces with containers and how to make the most of scented flowers and leaves.

One of the greatest delights of a garden is a perfume that draws the visitor to bend down to inhale the fragrance. This delightful and practical book features lovely flowers with intoxicating scents that will create an …More
 

The New Heirloom Garden: 12 Theme Designs with Recipes for Cooks Who Love to Garden
The New Heirloom Garden: 12 Theme Designs with Recipes for Cooks Who Love to Garden
By Ecker Ogden, Ellen
2021-02 - Rodale Books
9781635650839 Check Our Catalog

 

Design a beautiful and self-sufficient garden; learn the secrets of heirloom vegetables, herbs, and flowers; and enjoy 55 seasonal recipes featuring the fruits of your labor--all with one book

Heirlooms are more than just delicious ingredients or beautiful flowers--their seeds offer us a connection with the earth, and each one tells a story. Author and garden lecturer Ellen Ecker Ogden …More
 

Quirky Kids: Understanding and Supporting Your Child with Developmental Differences
Quirky Kids: Understanding and Supporting Your Child with Developmental Differences
By Klass, Perri
Author Costello, Eileen
2021-02 - American Academy of Pediatrics
9781610024198 Check Our Catalog

 

This classic, coauthored by New York Times columnist and pediatrician Dr. Perri Klass, has been fully revised and updated to reflect the recent significant changes in the recognition and care of children whose development doesn't go as expected. It includes new information about therapeutic interventions, managing co-morbidities, and getting support for children with developmental …More
 

Extraterrestrial: The First Sign of Intelligent Life Beyond Earth
Extraterrestrial: The First Sign of Intelligent Life Beyond Earth
By Loeb, Avi
2021-01 - Houghton Mifflin
9780358278146 Check Our Catalog

 

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

"Provocative and thrilling ... Loeb asks us to think big and to expect the unexpected."

--Alan Lightman, New York Times bestselling author of Einstein's Dreams and Searching for Stars on an Island in Maine

Harvard's top astronomer lays out his controversial theory that our solar system was recently visited …More
 

Community Eco-Gardens: Landscaping with Native Plants
Community Eco-Gardens: Landscaping with Native Plants
By Paige, Dennis Swiftdeer
2020-12 - McFarland and Company, Inc.
9781476683010 Check Our Catalog

 

Part how-to, part personal narrative, this book provides a practical guide for creating native-species ecogardens. It chronicles the author's 20-year journey of environmental awakening. With the help of the greater community, a neglected five-acre condominium landscape is transformed into a stunning range of multi-seasonal prairie, woodland and wetland micro-habitats. This illustrated account …More
 

Succulents and All Things Under Glass: Ideas and Inspiration for Indoor Gardens
Succulents and All Things Under Glass: Ideas and Inspiration for Indoor Gardens
By Palmer, Isabelle
2020-09 - Cico
9781782499213 Check Our Catalog

 

Transform your home with more than 25 innovative and inspiring�ideas using succulents and terrariums to create beautiful and stylish indoor gardens.

Small-space gardening expert Isabelle Palmer shows you how to use succulents and other plants to create trendy terrariums and gorgeous indoor garden designs, and how to grow under glass, with helpful advice and techniques, as well as …More
 

How to Make a Plant Love You: Cultivating Your Personal Green Space
How to Make a Plant Love You: Cultivating Your Personal Green Space
By Oakes, Summer Rayne
2019-07 - Optimism Press
9780525540281 Check Our Catalog

 

Summer Rayne Oakes, an urban houseplant expert and environmental scientist, is the icon of wellness-minded millennials who want to bring nature indoors, according to a New York Times profile. Summer has managed to grow 1,000 houseplants in her Brooklyn apartment (and they're thriving ) Her secret? She approaches her relationships with plants as intentionally as if they were people. …More
 

Heritage Baking
Heritage Baking
By King, Ellen
With Levin, Amelia
Photographer Lee, John
2018-10 - Chronicle Books
9781452167879 Check Our Catalog

 

.There's nowhere else you can get such good bread made with flour that been so thoughtfully sourced... Here, Ellen shows you how to do it. -- Mark Bittman, author of the How to Cook Everything series

A new, fresh take for the home baker's cookbook canon: No matter if you're a novice or expert, Heritage Baking will help you discover the way artisanal flours can …More
 

Falling Is Not an Option: A Way to Lifelong Balance
Falling Is Not an Option: A Way to Lifelong Balance
By Locker, George
2020-11 - Bookbaby
9781098309732 Check Our Catalog

 

Falling Is Not an Option: A Way to Lifelong Balance begins with an illuminating discussion about the nature of balance: its inherent beauty, its elusive source, its necessity, and its common loss late in life. The author details the importance of the postural muscles (those that involuntarily control balance and stability) and provides numerous examples of weight-bearing sports that require and …More
 

Skinnytaste Meal Prep: Healthy Make-Ahead Meals and Freezer Recipes to Simplify Your Life
Skinnytaste Meal Prep: Healthy Make-Ahead Meals and Freezer Recipes to Simplify Your Life
By Homolka, Gina
2020-09 - Clarkson Potter Publishers
9780593137314 Check Our Catalog

 

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - Save time, money, and calories with #1 New York Times bestselling author Gina Homolka's simple, smart solutions for healthy freezer meals, ready-to-serve dishes, grab-and-go breakfasts and lunches, ingenious planned-overs, and more.

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST COOKBOOKS OF THE YEAR BY BON APP TIT

Whether you're looking to lose weight …More