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Agatha Christie: An Elusive Woman

Agatha Christie: An Elusive Woman

A new, fascinating account of the life of Agatha Christie from celebrated literary and cultural historian Lucy Worsley. “Nobody in the world was more inadequate to act the heroine than I was.” Why did Agatha Christie spend her career pretending that she was “just” an ordinary housewife, when clearly she wasn’t?  Her life is fascinating for its mysteries and its passions and,…

The Happy Homebody

The Happy Homebody

Filled with thoughtful reflections, funny musings, and creative activity prompts, this book will remind you that being a homebody is cool—and actually good for you. The Happy Homebody includes: • Inspirational quotes and musings for introverts • Creative journaling prompts for self-reflection • Playful indoor activities including doodling, coloring, word search, and recipes • Self-care tips…

Everyday Celebrations From Scratch

Everyday Celebrations From Scratch

Why wait for the holidays to celebrate? Life’s everyday moments are worthy of connecting people together with food and crafts. Everyday Celebrations from Scratch is filled with impressive (yet easy) recipes, step-by-step craft tutorials, and inspiration to set the scene–all to help you create the life you want, from scratch. First, Maria shares the essentials of everyday…

Dear Hugo

Dear Hugo

When the time comes for you to retire, Hugo, if you want a quiet life, don’t settle down in the country. Bury yourself in London or any really large city, and you can live like a hermit, but avoid the outskirts of a village. I am dazed by the ceaseless whirl of activities in which…

Daydream Journals

Daydream Journals

Begin your creative journey and memory collection with your own gorgeous stitched daydream journals. Talented textile artist Tilly Rose shows you how to create beautiful cloth journals, among other lovely items, to record precious thoughts and ideas – from fleeting memories to treasured items, sketches, poems and photographs. There are eight gorgeous things to make,…

StitchCraft

StitchCraft

Step inside the enchanted world of arcane imagery and rich esoteric symbolism in this deeply imaginative embroidery art book! Author Gayla Partridge draws upon her knowledge of vintage anatomical artwork, floral design, palmistry, Ouija, and oddities from the natural world to create magical, witchy twists on an age-old craft. Through extraordinary, stylized photography and detailed close-ups of designs, the embroidery art…

The Anatomy of Anxiety

The Anatomy of Anxiety

From acclaimed psychiatrist Dr. Ellen Vora comes a groundbreaking understanding of how anxiety manifests in the body and mind—and what we can do to overcome it. Anxiety affects more than forty million Americans—a number that continues to climb in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. While conventional medicine tends to view anxiety as a “neck-up”…

The Forest Feast Road Trip

The Forest Feast Road Trip

Beloved Forest Feast author Erin Gleeson is back with a love letter to travel and delicious vegetarian food from her home state of California For years, Forest Feast fans have loved Erin Gleeson’s effortless California-style vegetarian cooking, made in her beautiful cabin in the woods. Now, Gleeson takes an extended road trip around California, staying in unique cabin dwellings…