How to Play Poker
By Peter Arnold
More than 250 illustrations, charts, and tables make understanding poker concepts simple. Beginners will see how cards and hands are ranked and how to bet and bluff, and they' ll master shuffling techniques and find out proper table etiquette. Intermediates can practice chip management, learn to recognize opponents' strengths and weaknesses, and discover smart strategies for both good hands and bad. Players will also benefit from the tactical discussions of variations of Draw Poker, Hold' Em, Five- and Seven-Card Stud Poker, and other casino games like Blackjack, Baccarat, Red Dog, Slippery Sam-- even Gin Rummy. The full glossary of terminology can get anyone up to speed.
How to Negotiate
By Ann Jackman
Communicate with confidence. Achieve the best deal for you and your business. Get to 'yes' without conflict or compromise. This book gives you all the skills you need to become a more effective negotiator. From high-level business deals to negotiating a raise with your boss, learn how to plan your tactics, manage your information and achieve the results you want. Reach the 'win/win' scenario painlessly.
By Joanna Farrow
Make fish an exciting dish with one of these delicious recipes from around the world. From Salt and Pepper Squid and Japanese Sushi Cones to traditional Spanish Paella and Fisherman's Pie, "Fish" contains over 80 mouth watering classic and contemporary recipes. Learn everything you need to know to cook great-tasting fish, from buying to cleaning, gutting to filleting, plus simple preparation techniques that will guarantee success every time. Step-by-step photography, clear instructions and professional tips make cooking fish and seafood easy, and with delectable accompaniments such as Lemon and Caper Mash, Chunky Chips and Tartare Sauce, fish will be everyone's favourite.
Hamlyn All Colour Cookery: 200 Chocolate Recipes
By Felicity Barnum-Bobb
Everyone needs to treat themselves from time to time, and there's no better way than with the world's most naughty-but-unbelievably-nice ingredient. From cakes and bakes to desserts and sweets, Hamlyn All Colour Cookbook: 200 Chocolate Recipes provides you with 200 irresistible recipes to satisfy every sweet tooth, including clever variations and new ideas. Every recipe is illustrated and includes clear step-by-step instructions, making them suitable for any cook. Whether indulging yourself on the sofa or stunning guests with these tantalising dishes, you'll never need another chocolate recipe book again.
How to Knit
If you've ever wanted to knit but never knew where to start, then this is the book for you. Starting at the very beginning with how to cast on, you'll soon be impressing friends and family with your creative flair! Learn all the techniques step-by-step and then choose from 20 straightforward projects, including everything from bags and blankets to hats and sweaters. With expert advice on yarns and equipment and an inspiring stitch gallery for 80 different patterns, How to Knit is sure to get your needles clicking.
Hamlyn All Colour Cookery: 200 Barbecue Recipes
By Louise Pickford
Barbecuing is one of the most easy, enjoyable and healthy ways to cook food, but most amateur chefs simply stick to grilling sausages and flipping burgers. Hamlyn All Colour Cookbook: 200 BBQ Recipes is packed with hundreds of inspirational recipes and variations that will guarantee you never have a boring barbie again. The book includes delicious ideas for main courses, accompaniments and desserts as well as vegetarian options and healthy salad choices, home-made marinades and appetizers that are great served at dinner parties. With stunning colour photography for each recipe and presented in a handy format, 200 BBQ Recipes is fantastic value for money.
Hamlyn All Colour Cookery: 200 Chicken Dishes
By Sara Lewis
Hamlyn All Colour Cookbook: 200 Chicken Recipes combines 200 classic and contemporary dishes for every occasion. With a range of hot and cold recipes from the classic Club sandwich or Vietnamese Noodle Salad to barbecued chicken and the traditional old-fashioned roast, the book is ideal for people cooking at all levels. Presented in a handy format with colour photographs and easy-to-follow recipes Hamlyn All Colour Cookbook: 200 Chicken Recipes is great value for money.
Hamlyn All Colour Cookery: 200 Bread Recipes
By Joanna Farrow
This title provides over 200 exciting new ways to bake delicious homemade bread with your bread machine.Presented in a handy format with colour photographs and easy-to-follow recipes in a bread machine, Hamlyn All Colour Cookbook: 200 Bread Recipes is great value for money. The book caters for both sweet and savoury tastes, as well as those with gluten and wheat allergies. With such mouthwatering combinations as halloumi and mint, olive and coriander and orange and poppy seed, baking has never been so satisfying!
Hamlyn All Colour Cookery: 200 Fab Fish Dishes
By Gee Charman
Experts in the UK advise us to eat two portions of fish each week, one of them being an oily fish such as salmon or tuna. Fish has long been considered beneficial to the health, making a delicious meal that is low in harmful saturated fats and, in the case of oily fish, high in omega-3 fatty acids. These essential fatty acids have been shown to reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease and lower blood pressure. Hamlyn All Colour Cookbook: 200 Fab Fish Dishes provides an array of delicious ideas for introducing more fish and seafood to your diet, including recipes for starters, soups, main courses and barbecues.
Hamlyn All Colour Cookery: 200 Recipes for Kids
By Emma Jane Frost
As parents, we all know that children can be notoriously difficult to cook for. Many of us fall into the habit of cooking the same dishes over and over again, simply because we cannot bear the idea of scraping wasted food into the bin at the end of a meal. However, a child's formative years are when they learn to accept and like new foods, and it is therefore of great importance to encourage them with new tastes and different textures as often as you can. Hamlyn All Colour Cookbook: 200 Recipes for Kids has been put together with this in mind, but also with the knowledge that children are generally fussy creatures and like their food to be simple and to look good. Each recipe has been photographed to show you exactly what you will be cooking (and what they will be eating), and has of course been tested for child-appeal. To prevent your children getting bored by the same meals, we have also added a creative variation at the end of each recipe.
Hamlyn All Colour Cookery: 200 Italian Favourites
By Marina Filippelli
Italians are famous for their fabulous food and their passion for cooking - ingredients must be fresh and seasonal, cooking techniques must merely enhance the delicious natural flavour of food. Italian cuisine has also become hugely popular in the UK, with an Italian restaurant appearing on nearly every high street. From antipasti to indulgent desserts, this book provides you with 200 delicious ideas for re-creating that authentic Italian flavour in your own home. Each dish is accompanied by easy-to-follow instructions and a full page colour photograph to ensure perfect results every time.
Hamlyn All Colour Cookery: 200 Meals for Two
By Louise Blair
If you are looking to create a relaxed brunch for two, something indulgent for a special occasion or a delicious dessert to share, Hamlyn All Colour Cookbook: 200 Meals for Two will provide you with a host of inspiring ideas. Whether you are preparing for lunch with a close friend or a romantic dinner, here you will find recipes specially designed for two people. With mouthwatering dishes ranging from indulgent Blueberry French Toasts to satisfying Beef fillet with walnut pesto, your taste buds are in for a treat. Each recipe has easy-to-follow instructions and is accompanied by a full-page colour photograph to ensure perfect results.
The Halogen Oven Cookbook
By Maryanne Madden
Halogen ovens are super convenient appliances that can be kept on your kitchen counter. They heat with a combination of infra red and convection to cook food 40% faster than a conventional oven - but unlike soggy microwaves, halogen ovens produce delicious results every time. Using a combination of racks you simply layer the food, set the dials and produce a whole meal from one appliance. Whether it's simply defrosting a delicious joint of meat or a making a more elaborate recipe, a halogen will take the time and hassle out of all of your favourite dishes. In this book you'll find simple instructions, cooking times and tips to get you started. With a fantastic range of over 100 recipes, you'll discover how easy cooking with a halogen oven can be.
Hamlyn All Colour Cookery: 200 Low Calorie Recipes
For those of us wishing to follow a balanced and low-fat diet, it can be difficult to keep mealtimes interesting without reaching for those tempting calorie-laden ingredients. However, Hamlyn All Colour: 200 Low Calorie Recipes is here to help - providing 200 simple and delicious recipes that take the hassle out of producing great, healthy food. There are also plenty of ideas for guilt-free sweet indulgences! From Chicken Burgers with Tomato Salsa and Crab & Coriander Cakes to Passion Cake Squares and White Chocolate Drops, there's a low calorie recipe for every occasion, complete with step-by-step instructions and a full-page colour photograph to ensure perfect results for every chef, every time.
Hell On 4 Paws
By Gwen Bailey
As a bestselling author and owner of the Puppy School franchise, Gwen Bailey is one of the UK's most respected dog behaviour experts and has helped millions to transform their troublesome pets into obedient and happy hounds. So what happened when one of her students - Chesil, the most dysfunctional pooch in Britain - refused to lay down, and he just so happened to be her own dog?!Hell On 4 Paws is the witty and wonderful story of how Gwen's life was turned on its head when she took on a new man in her life, his family, and the unruly Chesil, her greatest challenge yet. As if adjusting to a new relationship, new home and new responsibilities wasn't tough enough, Gwen also has to deal with Chesil's bizarre and antisocial behaviour, a constant distraction in her crazy new life. Follow Chesil's amusing exploits as his outrageous personality clashes with Gwen's time-tested techniques, and see him slowly change from an aggressive, possessive nightmare to a proud winner of the Gold Award for good citizenship. A feel-good and inspirational tale for anyone who's ever had trouble raising a rowdy hound, Hell On 4 Paws shows that sometimes even the best trainers can encounter problems, and that, with a little persistence, even the worst pets can become compassionate creatures.
Hamlyn All Colour Cookery: 200 Fast Family Favourites
By Emma Jane Frost
A collection of recipes designed to take the stress out of mealtimes and provide delicious dishes for the whole family to enjoy, without the need to spend hours in the kitchen. The book contains suggestions for breakfasts, light bites & lunchbox ideas, midweek meals, classic suppers, weekend treats and cakes & bakes.
Hamlyn All Colour Cookery: 200 Mini Cakes & Bakes
If you want a little bit of a treat without over-indulging, grab a mini cake! Delicious and adorable, and great fun for you and all of your friends. From delectable mini cakes to tasty bakes you can hold in your hand, Hamlyn All Colour: 200 Mini Cakes & Bakes has something for everyone. Perfect for when you just want a mouthful instead of a full slice! Each recipe is accompanied by easy-to-follow instructions and a full page colour photograph to ensure perfect results every time.
Hamlyn All Colour Cookery: 200 Risottos & Rice Dishes
Learn just how versatile rice can be, with delicious recipes for salads, soups, wok dishes, paellas and risottos, as well as unusual desserts and sweet treats. Recipes are accompanied by beautiful colour photographs and step-by-step instructions to ensure perfect results every time.
Hamlyn QuickCook: Vegetarian
By Sunil Vijayakar
Easy vegetarian meals that can be made in just 30, 20 or 10 minutes, allowing busy cooks to choose from 360 great vegetarian recipes that they can fit into the limited time they have available. This fantastically flexible approach will help you create a variety of great dishes including breakfast and light bites, midweek meals, family favorites, food for friends, and delicious desserts.
Hamlyn QuickCook: Pasta
By Emma Lewis
Choose from 360 easy pasta dishes that can be made in just 30, 20 or 10 minutes. With tasty recipes for Rich Mushroom Pasta with Sizzling Parma Ham, Pesto with Charred Tomatoes, and a wide range of midweek meals including Mexican Chicken Pasta and No Chop Pasta Salad, there are plenty of family favorites and healthy suppers to turn Pasta Night into the most delicious night of the week.