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Japanese Knitting Stitches from Tokyo's Kazekobo Studio: A Dictionary of 200 Stitch Patterns by Yoko Hatta

Yoko Hatta · Tuttle Publishing
Pages: 128
Format: Paperback

This exciting new Japanese stitch dictionary is from popular designer Yoko Hatta - the founder and driving force behind the Kazekobo Studio. Though this is her first book in English, her work already has an extensive following in Western countries - more than 1,000 of her designs can be seen...
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Dangerous Prayers: Because Following Jesus Was Never Meant to Be Safe

Craig Groeschel · Zondervan
Pages: 192
Format: Hardcover

Do you ever wonder, "Why doesn't God answer my prayers?" Do you wish you could see the evidence that prayer changes lives? Are you tired of playing it safe with your faith? In Dangerous Prayers, New York Times bestselling author Craig Groeschel helps you unlock your greatest...
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Elderhood: Redefining Aging, Transforming Medicine, Reimagining Life

Louise Aronson · Bloomsbury Publishing
Pages: 464
Format: Hardcover

As revelatory as Atul Gawande's Being Mortal, physician and award-winning author Louise Aronson's Elderhood is an essential, empathetic look at a vital but little respected stage of life.

For more than 5,000 years, "old" has been defined as beginning between...

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Day Trips® New England: Getaway Ideas For The Local Traveler

Maria Olia · Globe Pequot Press
Pages: 424
Format: Paperback

Rediscover the simple pleasures of a day trip with Day Trips New England. This guide is packed with hundreds of exciting things for locals and vacationers to do, see, and discover within a two-hour drive to and from many top New England destinations. With full trip-planning information,...
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Maangchi's Big Book of Korean Cooking: From Everyday Meals to Celebration Cuisine

Maangchi · Rux Martin/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Pages: 448
Format: Hardcover

Despite the huge popularity of Korean restaurants, there has been no comprehensive book on Korean cooking - until now. Maangchi's Big Book of Korean Cooking is a wide, deep journey to the heart of a food-obsessed culture.

The book contains the favorite dishes Maangchi has perfected...
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Exposure: Poisoned Water, Corporate Greed, and One Lawyer's Twenty-Year Battle against DuPont

Robert Bilott · Atria Books
Pages: 400
Format: Hardcover

Silent Spring meets Erin Brockovich in this eye-opening, riveting true story of the lawyer who spent two decades building a case against DuPont for its use of the hazardous, unregulated chemical PFOA, uncovering a history of environmental contamination that affects virtually...
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Mobil Travel Guide Coastal Southeast, 2005: Georgia, North Carolina, and South Carolina

Mobil Travel Guide · Mobil Travel Guide; Other edition
Pages: 336
Format: Paperback

The Mobil Travel Guide star ratings are a 45-year-old consumer advocacy concept originally developed following the introduction of the interstate highway system. The goal of the Guide is not to identify and rate every property in the country, but to recommend only the best in each category,...
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Weeknight Baking: Recipes to Fit Your Schedule

Michelle Lopez · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

Michelle Lopez - the wildly popular and critically acclaimed blogger behind Hummingbird High - teaches busy people how to make cookies, pies, cakes, and other treats, without spending hours in the kitchen.

If anyone knows how to balance a baking obsession with a demanding...
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Brain Health as You Age: A Practical Guide to Maintenance and Prevention

Steven P Simmons · Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Pages: 200
Format: Hardcover

Have you ever spent 10 minutes looking for your reading glasses, and they were on the top of your head? Or, have you walked into a room and forgotten why you went there? Most people, even younger ones, have had these experiences but when should such instances be something of concern? What...
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