By Jake Spicer
Yes you can draw! Following the success of the Draw in 15 Minutes series, Jake Spicer has created a straightforward drawing course that anyone can follow. Using the tried and tested methods honed in his successful drawing classes, Jake guides the reader through a programme of subjects and scenarios, all designed to give the beginner confidence and build their skills. The subjects include still lifes, cityscapes, people and pets, and each lesson is accompanied by exercises and tips for improvement. The last section of the book looks at skills in more detail, and can be referenced at any stage.Draw is carefully crafted to look and feel accessible to the beginner draftsman, and the lessons are thoughtfully balanced to complement this. Along with the friendly approach, the author provides a thorough foundation in drawing, giving the reader the perfect base to develop their skills and become a confident artist.
Daily Mail All New Giant Crosswords 1
Test your puzzling skills with this new book of Daily Mail Giant Crosswords. With both 'Cryptic' and 'Quick' clues for each super-size crossword, how you tackle them is up to you, whether you're up for a frustratingly tricky challenge, or a more speedy approach.
Daily Mail Big Book of Quick Crosswords Volume 7
A huge compilation of quick but challenging crossword puzzles from the Daily Mail's extensive archives. Perfect for killing time at home or on the daily commute, with over 400 speedy puzzles there's no reason to be bored ever again!
Daily Mail All New Cryptic Crosswords 8
Daily Mail All New Cryptic Crosswords 8 is a new collection of cryptic crosswords, guaranteed to test the grey matter every which way, whatever your age or ability. With 100 brainteasing grids to hone your lateral thinking, this book is perfect for banishing boredom at home or on the daily commute.
Daily Mail Big Book of Cryptic Crosswords Volume 6
This bumper-sized volume will have you thinking sideways, every which way and outside of the box to solve the 200 brilliantly frustrating cryptic crosswords.Perfect for those who love wordplay and cracking clues, Daily Mail Big Book of Cryptic Crosswords 6 provides the ultimate puzzle entertainment for any spare moments in the day.
Difford's Guide: 365 Days of Cocktails
By Simon Difford
We've trawled the globe and pulled together a compendium of quirky happenings, anniversaries, birthdays and traditional events and, using our vast knowledge of the cocktail world, paired each one with an appropriate cocktail. Celebrate everything from Mandela's inauguration to aliens' alleged arrival from outer space.Contents include:* Leninade on January 27, the day the siege of Leningrad was broken* Honey Bee Mine on February 14, Valentine's Day* Shamrock on March 17, St Patrick's Day* The Money Penny on April 13, James Bond's birthday* Darth Jäger on May 4, Star Wars Day* Dry Ice Martini on June 18, the Icelandic Independence Day* La Bicyclette on July 1, the day the first Tour de France started* Old Flame on August 24, the day Vesuvius erupted* Vacation Cocktail on September 27, World Tourism Day* Bitches' Brew on October 31, Hallowe'en* Berlin Sour on November 9, the day the Berlin Wall came down* Rosarita Margarita on December 1, the day Rosa Parks got on a bus...and 353 more!
Daily Mail All New Quick Crosswords 8
Daily Mail All New Quick Crosswords 8 is a brand new collection of 200 puzzles from the Daily Mail. Perfect when killing time at home or facing the daily commute, these fun puzzles are guaranteed to entertain any crossword fan, whether novice or expert.
Daily Mail Big Puzzle Collection
Get ready for an addictive experience as all your favourite puzzles come together in one big book. You'll find every kind of crossword - quick and easy ones that you can fit into your lunch break, cryptic ones with clues that will have you flexing all your mental muscles, and general knowledge (prize) ones for when your brain is feeling energetic! There are also sudoku and super sudoku puzzles added into the mix, to test your number and logic skills. With such a huge variety of puzzle types and ability levels, this bumper book has all the puzzling you could ever want!
Dairy-free Food for Kids
By Nicola Graimes
Full of delicious ideas so that children who are lactose intolerant never need miss out on the joy of eating good food. Includes tasty recipes for basic dairy-free staples, everyday meals and treats and special occasions.All the recipes are quick and easy to make, and perfect for family dinners too with tasty recipes including Spicy Squash Hummus, Mac with No Cheese, Peanutty Noodles, Maple Caramel Fro-yo and Easy Chocolate & Cherry Cake, the choice is endless!
More and more people are diagnosed with diabetes each year and it's incredibly important to ensure you follow a healthy, balanced diet and lifestyle. The Test Kitchen has developed this fabulous cookbook to show just how easy it is to make delicious meals that are good for your health and which the whole family will enjoy.The information and recipes in this cookbook has been endorsed by the Australian Diabetes Council to give you confidence that you are taking the right steps to delay the onset of diabetes, and to help keep symptoms at bay.Packed with useful tips for how best to tackle your diabetes, this book will show that cutting down on fat and sugar does not have to mean a compromise on flavour. With breakfasts, lunches and dinners as well as indulgent sweet treats that are actually good for you, this is a great book for anyone interested in tweaking their diet to make it that bit healthier.
Draw Horses in 15 Minutes
By Diana Hand
Continuing the success of the Draw in 15 Minutes series, horse artist Diana Hand shows you how to express your love of horses through drawing. In a series of tutorials, she describes every stage from finding your model and learning the basic skills of drawing to portraying the movement and spirit of the individual horse. Draw Horses in 15 Minutes will inspire you to make your own expressive drawings based on the principles of equine anatomy. Furthermore, you will discover a skill you never thought you had.
A Dad's Guide to Babycare
By Colin Cooper
Conceived both to teach men the best ways to care for their babies and to reflect their masculine approach to childcare, this book is a comprehensive guide on how to manage every aspect of caring for newborns to older toddlers. A further feature is that it offers help in illuminating and helping to resolve contentious issues over care that frequently arise between partners. Designed to be user friendly, with dozens of step by step and other action photos, it is also filled with tips and anecdotes from fathers who share their hard-won expertise with their peers. As childcare is increasingly shared between couples or performed exclusively by men, it seems only right that men should have a guide of their own.
By Mahny Djahanguiri
Involving your dog in yoga sessions can help you develop your yoga practice, as well as being an entertaining and fun way to bond with your pet. Doga provides a mindful connection with your dog as you mimic your pet's breathing patterns and have to stay controlled throughout the pose to ensure your pet's comfort. As an activity it de-stresses your dog and creates a wonderful sharing and nurturing experience.Classic yoga postures such as the Warrior Lunge and the Downward-Facing Dog are adapted so that your pet can participate. Full-colour photographs alongside practical step-by-step guides show clearly how to do each of the poses in this fun and unique take on yoga.