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George the Dog, John the Artist: A Rescue Story

John Dolan
Pages: 320
Format: Print book

An inspiring true story of a canine friendship that led one man from life on the streets to artistic success For years, John Dolan had been living rough, trying his best to get by. Born and bred on the estates of east London, his early life was marked by neglect and abuse, and his childhood...
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Cockpit Confidential: Everything You Need to Know About Air Travel: Questions, Answers, and Reflections

Patrick Smith · Sourcebooks; 4.1.2013 edition
Format: Paperback

A New York Times bestsellerFor millions of people, travel by air is a confounding, uncomfortable, and even fearful experience. Patrick Smith, airline pilot and author of the web's popular Ask the Pilot feature, separates the fact from fallacy and tells you everything you need to know...•How...
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Miller's Field Guide: Glass

Judith Miller · Mitchell Beazley
Format: Print book

Millers Field Guides are an invaluable resource for collectors when out buying items at antiques shops, auctions or car boot fairs. They provide a fast and accurate way to recognize, identify and date antiques. In each book a simple question-and-answer checklist is provided for a wide...
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McCall's® Essential Guide to Sewing: Tools * Supplies * Techniques * Fabrics * Patterns * Garments * Home Decor

Jutta KuhnleKarin Roser Brigitte Binder · Sterling Publishing Language: English ISBN-10: 1936096722 ISBN-13: 978-1936096725 Product Dimensions: 8.3 x 0.9 x 11 inches Shipping Weight: 2.4 pounds Average Customer Review: Be the first to review this item Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #434,681 in Books
Format: Paperback

Sterling Publishing-Sixth Springs Books McCalls Essential Guide To Sewing. A richly illustrated reference for tools, materials and techniques for the novice to pro sewer! Instructions vary from altering a garment to home decor. This book contains 100 answers from frequently asked questions...
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Miniature Roses: An Illustrated Guide To Varieties, Cultivation And Care, With Step-By-Step Instructions And Over 145 Glorious Photographs

Lin Hawthorne · Southwater Pub
Pages: 64
Format: Print book

Roses are one of the world's best-loved flowers and miniature varieties offer great versatility; this expert practical guide to gardening includes a visual directory of recommended plants.
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Handmade Interiors

DK Publishing · DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

Handmade Interiors shows you how to create your own soft furnishings, such as cushions and curtains, and transform every room in the house. Give your home a charm all its own with this comprehensive one-stop guide to creating custom-made soft furnishings. Handmade Interiors guides you through...
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School of Sewing: Learn it, Teach it, Sew Together

Shea Henderson · Lucky Spool Media
Format: Book

Sophisticated first-time sewing instruction. The School of Sewing: Learn it. Teach it. Sew together. book is not aimed at children with juvenile projects. Instead its technique-based method is for a mature student, who's excited to learn all about sewing, with simple instruction for attractive...
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Toy Time!: From Hula Hoops to He-Man to Hungry Hungry Hippos: A Look Back at the Most- Beloved Toys of Decades Past

Christopher Byrne · Three Rivers Press
Format: Paperback

What was your favorite childhood toy? Do you have fond memories of fighting unseen enemies with your G.I. Joe action figures, demolishing fleets of vehicles with your Tonka Toy Trucks, or Karate-chopping imaginary street thugs with your Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles?  What about carefree...
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Jay Shafer's DIY Book of Backyard Sheds & Tiny Houses: Build Your Own Guest Cottage, Writing Studio, Home Office, Craft Workshop, or Personal Retreat

Jay Shafer · Fox Chapel Co.
Pages: 142
Format: Paperback

Previous edition title: Tumbleweed DIY Book of Backyard Sheds and Tiny Houses Buildings from internationally recognized small living expert Jay Shafer have been featured on CNN, Oprah, Fine Homebuilding, and This Old House. Ranging in size from 100 to 120 square feet, these tiny backyard...
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Half Yard Christmas: Easy sewing projects using left-over pieces of fabric

Debbie Shore · Search Press(UK)
Pages: 128
Format: Paperback

Are you craving a crafty, creative Christmas? Let Debbie Shore show you how to create all the accessories you'll need in the latest addition to her best-selling Half Yard series. Featuring six themed chapters - rustic, traditional, contemporary, monochrome, Scandinavian and kids - there's...
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Airplane Flying Handbook: FAA-H-8083-3B

Federal Aviation Administration. · W W Norton
Pages: 348
Format: Print book

The Federal Aviation Administration's Airplane Flying Handbook provides pilots, student pilots, aviation instructors, and aviation specialists with information on every topic needed to qualify for and excel in the field of aviation. Topics covered include:Ground operationsCockpit managementThe...
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Warman's Depression Glass Handbook: Identification, Values, Pattern Guide

ELLEN SCHROY · Krause Publications
Pages: 320
Format: Paperback

A Touch of GlassWarman's Depression Glass Handbook is an easy-to-use reference featuring a one-of-a-kind thumbnail pattern guide for quick identification and discovery of this popular and delightful glass. Featuring 170 Depression glass patterns, detailed pattern drawings, values, a shape...
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Trench Talk Trench Life: A Beginner's Guide to World War One

FREDERIC WINKOWSKI · Glitterati
Pages: 176
Format: Hardcover

This concise, handsomely illustrated, boots-on-the ground guide provides a unique introduction to life on the Western Front during World War I. Readers will learn about the drastic living circumstances of characters Tommy Atkins, Poilu, and Doughboy, respectively the foot soldiers of Britain,...
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Quilts! Quilts!! Quilts!!!: The Complete Guide to Quiltmaking

Diana McClun · Breckling Press; Third Edition, Third edition edition
Format: Paperback

Widely considered to be the best instructional book for anyone learning how to quilt or seeking to improve their quilting skills, this guide boasts the expertise of industry veterans and bestselling authors as they embark on this third edition of the quilting bible. Based on the principle...
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