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The Montessori Toddler: A Parent's Guide to Raising a Curious and Responsible Human Being

Simone Davies · Workman Publishing Company
Pages: 256
Format: Paperback

Turn your home into a Montessori home - and become a more mindful, attentive, and easygoing parent. It's time to change the way we see toddlers. Using the principles developed by the educator Dr. Maria Montessori, Simone Davies shows how to turn life with a "terrible two"...
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Backpacker Hidden Gems: 100 Greatest Undiscovered Hikes Across America

Maren Horjus · Falcon Guides
Pages: 320
Format: Paperback

Nothing against the Bright Angel Trail, the Narrows, the Presidential Traverse, or Half Dome, which are all certainly worth of their popularity, but hikers don't need another resource pointing them toward those conga lines. It's time we rewrite the backpacker's life list. Enter...
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Mastering Long Exposure: The Definitive Guide for Photographers

Antony Zacharias · Ammonite Press
Pages: 176
Format: Paperback

Whether you're taking photographs in the dead of night or looking to create an ethereal effect with water or clouds during the day, long exposures are among the most challenging areas of photography. Very often there are physical obstacles to overcome, whether it's being unable...
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National Geographic Backyard Guide to the Night Sky, 2nd Edition

Andrew Fazekas · National Geographic
Pages: 288
Format: Paperback

Explore the star-studded cosmos with this fully updated, user-friendly skywatcher's guide, filled with charts, graphics, photographs, and expert tips for viewing -- and understanding -- the wonders of space.Stargazing's too much fun to leave to astronomers. In these inviting pages,...
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¬°Dichos! The Wit and Whimsy of Spanish Sayings

Joseph J. Keenan · University of Texas Press
Pages: 216
Format: Paperback

One of the most challenging - and entertaining - aspects of learning another language is the idiom. Those quirky phrases, steeped in metaphor and colorful cultural references, enliven conversation and make your cross-cultural communication familiar, fun, and meaningful. ¡Dichos! (Sayings)...
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Follow This Thread: A Maze Book to Get Lost In

Henry Eliot · Three Rivers Press
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

Beautifully designed and gorgeously illustrated, this immersive, puzzle-like exploration of the history and psychology of mazes and labyrinths evokes the spirit of Choose Your Own Adventure, the textual inventiveness of Tom Stoppard, and the philosophical spirit of Jorge Luis Borges.Labyrinths...
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How to Know the Birds: The Art and Adventure of Birding

Ted Floyd · National Geographic
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

Become a better birder with brief portraits of 200 top North American birds. This friendly, relatable book is a celebration of the art, science, and delights of bird-watching.How to Know the Birds introduces a new, holistic approach to bird-watching, by noting how behaviors, settings, and seasonal...
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The Human Body Book: An Illustrated Guide to its Structure, Function, and Disorders

Richard Walker · DK
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

An all-in-one illustrated guide to human anatomy with encyclopedic coverage from bones and muscles to systems and physiology processes.This in-depth manual to the human body's physical structure, chemical workings, and potential problems is a must-have reference to help further your...
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Practice Makes Perfect: English Verbs, Third Edition

Loretta S. Gray · McGraw-Hill Education
Pages: 240
Format: Paperback

Build your English skills with this bestselling guide to English verbs!Knowing when and why to use certain verbs can be confusing. This easy-to-use book explains everything you need to know to develop a solid understanding of English verbs. There are plenty of clear examples and tons of practice...
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Harry Potter Page to Screen: Updated Edition: The Complete Filmmaking Journey

Bob McCabe · Harper Design
Pages: 540
Format: Hardcover

Harry Potter Page to Screen: Revised and Expanded now has more pages devoted to the legacy of the Harry Potter films. In addition to the complete history of all eight Harry Potter films, the book now explores the theme parks in Florida, California and Japan, the sets and props in Leavesden,...
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