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Easy Stuff to Make with Fluff

Easy Stuff to Make with Fluff

by Gillian Harris, Pavilion About this book:  More than 25 fun things to do with fluffy stuff Projects to use up your stash of wooltops, wools and yarns Includes trendy techniques such as weaving and giant knitting         Ever wondered what can be made with fluffy wooltops, wools and yarns? This new book […]

How to Fold Origami

How to Fold Origami

by David Mitchell, Collins & Brown About this book:  An essential guide to the art of paper folding Illustrates all the major origami traditions Over 25 projects aimed at both beginners and experienced crafters           The perfect companion for all origami enthusiasts. The adept origamist can produce anything from a simple […]

Dinner Deconstructed

Dinner Deconstructed

by Annabel Staff, Portico About this book:  A quirky, stylish gift book for your favourite cook Contains real, easy-to-follow recipes Author is a well-established London photographer           Do you recognise these ingredients? 35 recipes as you’ve never seen them before. A gorgeous gift book as well as a cookery title, Dinner […]


Britain's Wild Flowers

Britain’s Wild Flowers

by Rosamund Richardson, National Trust Books About this book:  Find out what flower was used as a substitute for coffee during WWII and how the forget-me-not acquired its unusual name. Every flower is illustrated in sumptuous colour detail.         A fascinating look at the myths, folklore and botany behind over 70 British […]

Wholefood Heaven in a Bowl

Wholefood Heaven in a Bowl

by Charlotte & David Bailey, Pavilion About this book: A celebration of natural, unrefined, unprocessed wholefoods and a healthy lifestyle More than 60 recipes for delicious and ‘mindful’ vegetarian and vegan dishes Striking and colourful imagery           A ‘wholefood’ is a food that has been processed or refined as little as […]

A Cottage in the Country

A Cottage in the Country

by Jane Eastoe, National Trust Books About this book:  Stunning photography and illuminating descriptions bring these small but perfectly formed properties to life. A fascinating introduction to the cottages of the National Trust, their history, architecture, interiors and the people who have lived there. A celebration of the countryside idyll, these cottages and their stories […]


National Trust Book of Scones

National Trust Book of Scones

by Sarah Clelland, National Trust Books About this book: 50 sensational scone recipes from blogger Sarah Clelland. The book features 50 quirky little pieces about National Trust properties around England – eccentric owners, strange treasures, obscure facts. The author has visited over 100 National Trust properties for her blog on NT Scones: nationaltrustscones.blogspot.co.uk.     […]

Amazing Family Adventures

Amazing Family Adventures

by Jen and Sim Bensen, National Trust Books About this book:  The book is divided into challenge levels – the earlier chapters are aimed at younger children whilst the end of the book is more adventurous! The book is packed with hints, facts and step-by-step guides to activities such as wild swimming, surfing and wilderness […]

100 Perfect Plants

100 Perfect Plants

by Simon Akeroyd, National Trust Books About this book:  A foolproof, beautiful collection of plants chosen by one of the NT’s garden experts. All the plants are readily available – from garden centres and other sources. Aimed at the beginner, it not only choses great plants that work together for you, but tells you how […]


William Bee's Wonderful World of Trucks

William Bee’s Wonderful World of Trucks

by William Bee, Pavilion Children’s About this book:  The first in a brilliant new series all about amazing vehicles and inventions Beautiful graphic illustrations that highlight the different types of truck Funny and charming, William Bee gives you a guided tour of his trucks, aided (or not) by his trusty gang of traffic cones and […]

Learn to Paint People Quickly

Learn to Paint People Quickly

by Hazel Soan, Batsford About this book:  Bestselling author distils the key elements of painting individual people and crowds in a variety of settings. Simple exercises and step-by-step demonstrations for the complete beginner. A few hours is all you need to learn the basics and start painting.     A practical guide to learn painting […]

Fix Your Home

Fix Your Home

by Jane Moseley and Jackie Strachan, Portico About this book:  Full of practical ideas and decorative inspiration The perfect gift for the first-time homeowner Vibrant illustrations by Claire Rollet       A stylish, practical guide to making your home beautiful and keeping it in tip-top condition. Fix Your Home is an illustrated little guide […]


London's Truly Strangest Tales

London’s Truly Strangest Tales

by Tom Quinn, Portico About this book:  A second helping of fascinating and bizarre stories from London’s history Part of the bestselling Strangest series, still going strong with over 1 million copies sold An ideal gift for Londoners and tourists alike           More extraordinary but true stories from London’s history. In […]

National Trust Family Cookbook

National Trust Family Cookbook

by Claire Thomson, National Trust Books About this book: National Trust Food Ambassador and Guardian food writer Claire Thomson presents this new book of delicious family-friendly recipes Packed with over 100 ideas for quick lunches and suppers to ideas for lunchboxes and breakfasts on the go         Over 100 delicious recipes perfect […]

My Tiny Flower Garden

My Tiny Flower Garden

by Matt Collins and Roo Lewis, Pavilion About this book:  This exciting flower title in Pavilion’s modern gardening series shows you how to transform any unloved plot, nook or cranny into a wonderland of colour, texture and scent Featuring 25 inspirational real-life gardens and 10 ingenious practical projects The blend of lifestyle features and hands-on advice […]


SowHow

SowHow

by Paul Matson and Lucy Anna Scott, Pavilion About this book:  An exciting, contemporary companion featuring original at-a-glance infographics and expert advice With 30 easy-to-grow vegetables, ideas for herbs, edible flowers and more, and ingenious gardening hacks, this book is brilliant for beginners and an indispensable resource for seasoned green fingers A unique gift idea […]

Secret Gardens

Secret Gardens

by Claire Massett, National Trust Books About this book:  Beautifully illustrated with both general images and plant portraits, it will appeal to both the gardener and the lover of history not to mention book lovers too – one chapter concentrates on the garden retreats of famous writers. Includes gardens grand and small across the UK, […]

Veggie Comfort Food

Veggie Comfort Food

by Josephine Ashby, National Trust Books About this book:  Over 100 recipes perfect for a vegetarian, vegan or part-time vegetarian diet Packed with colour and flavour, the recipes range from filling salads to warming soups The ideal way to pack more nutrition and tasty food into your diet           In this new […]


The Brexshit Book

The Brexshit Book

by Steven S. Stevens, Portico About this book:  Through a series of therapeutic exercises we will overcome our depression and grief around the EU referendum result and walk tall post Brexit. Activities include: Philosophy – Did David Cameron actually ever really exist? Soothing Art: Colour-in the beautiful 28 petals of a flower (oh dear – […]

The Well-Dressed Salad

The Well-Dressed Salad

by Jennifer Joyce, Pavilion About this book:  Over 50 healthy, satisfying recipes for a low-calorie lifestyle Delicious dressings and vinaigrettes specifically matched for each dish Quick and simple salads to wholesome, sophisticated dishes           Elevating salads to their rightful place as stylish and satisfying dishes, you will find more than 50 […]

Horse Racing's Strangest Tales

Horse Racing’s Strangest Tales

by Andrew Ward, Portico About this book:  Part of the bestselling Strangest series, still going strong with over 1 million copies sold Includes a selection of brand-new stories The perfect gift for the armchair racing fan and anyone who likes a flutter         Extraordinary but true stories from over 150 years of […]


100 Midcentury Chairs

100 Midcentury Chairs

by Lucy Ryder Richardson, Pavilion About this book:  Learn about 100 iconic chairs, their designers and their backstories An informative mix of quotes, facts, anecdotes and history Perfect for lovers of vintage furniture and design       A stylish and informative guide to the best of Midcentury Modern chair design. These are the top […]

My Tiny Indoor Garden

My Tiny Indoor Garden

by Lia Leendertz and Mark Diacono, Pavilion  About this book:  The latest offering from Pavilion’s modern gardening series shows you how to transform every nook and cranny into a sensational green space Featuring inspirational tiny indoor gardens, projects and practical know-how The blend of lifestyle features and hands-on advice makes this a must-have title for anyone […]

Tie & Dye

Tie & Dye

by Lizzie King, Pavilion About this book:  Tie-dye and shibori (Japanese indigo dye) are key trends for 2016/17 across catwalks, high-street fashion and home decor. Projects suitable for all levels of skill and experience.           Transform your home and wardrobe with this fresh and modern take on tie-dye. Tie-dye has shaken […]