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The Moth : This Is a True Story by Catherine Burns The Moth : This Is a True Story by Catherine Burns favourite
£9.99
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With an introduction by Neil GaimanBefore television and radio, before penny paperbacks and mass literacy, people would gather on porches, on the steps outside their homes, and tell stories. The storytellers knew their craft and bewitched listeners would sit and listen long into the night as moths flitted around overhead. The Moth is a non-profit group that is trying to recapture this lost art, he…
At Home with Plants At Home with Plants
£20.00
1 in stock
Get inspired to give your home a natural make-over with this stunning book from award-winning interior landscape designer Ian Drummond and interiors editor Kara O'Reilly. Get inspired to give your home a natural make-over with this stunning book from award-winning interior landscape designer Ian Drummond and interiors editor Kara O'Reilly. Houseplants are hot, and creative interior planting is bec…
Book of Idle Pleasures Book of Idle Pleasures
£14.99
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"The Book of Idle Pleasures" is a restorative gift book for the stressed out, tired and hassled. An antidote to our non-stop culture, it is a welcome compedium of timeless delights. The book lists and reflects on 75 simple pastimes and proves that the best things in life really are free: lighting fires, skimming stones, catching falling leaves, whittling, staring out of the window, dreaming, doodl…
Cabin Porn : Inspiration for Your Quiet Place Somewhere Cabin Porn : Inspiration for Your Quiet Place Somewhere
£10.99
2 in stock
'Addictive ... a charter for wistfulness' Observer'An enchanting rabbit hole of handmade houses' The New York Times'The Bible of pared back, natural living' Der Spiegel'Take a deep breath and let the inspiration sink in' GQCabin Porn began as an on-line project created by a group of friends to inspire their own home building. As they collected more photos, their site attracted thousands of submiss…
I Am The Brother Of XX I Am The Brother Of XX
£8.99
1 in stock
A wife is suspended in a bird cage; a thirteenth-century visionary senses the foreskin of Christ on her tongue: Fleur Jaeggy's gothic imagination knows no limits. Whether telling of mystics, tormented families or famously private writers, Jaeggy's terse, telegraphic writing is always psychologically clear-eyed and deeply moving, always one step ahead, or to the side, of her readers' expectations.…
Leaf Supply : A guide to keeping happy house plants Leaf Supply : A guide to keeping happy house plants
£25.00
1 in stock
Leaf Supply : A guide to keeping happy house plants Flowers are great - everyone loves receiving them. But inevitably they're already on the way out the door (and into the trash) by the time they arrive. Plants - living, breathing, life sustaining plants - are where it's at! Authors Lauren and Sophia really want you to fall in love with indoor gardening and growing - they provide specific care ins…
Lime Tree Lime Tree
£8.99
1 in stock
Seeing double rows of elegant lime trees around the main square of his hometown of Colonel Pringles, our narrator - who could well be the author himself, although nothing is guaranteed in a book by Cesar Aira - suddenly recalls the Sunday mornings of his childhood, when his father would take him to gather the lime-flower blossoms from which he made tea. Beginning with his father, handsome and `bla…
Mobitecture : Architecture on the Move Mobitecture : Architecture on the Move
£14.95
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Mobile architecture in all its wonderful variety - a lively collection of mobile, portable, and movable structures of all kinds Celebrate mobile architecture in all its forms with this visual ode to life on the move. Ranging from quirky to sensible and from rustic to deluxe, featured projects include houseboats, huts, and tricked-out caravans, alongside disaster shelters, wearable structures, and…
Off the Grid : Houses for Escape Off the Grid : Houses for Escape
£29.95
1 in stock
Off the Grid : Houses for Escape Recent advances in technologies and home-generated renewable energy have made building away from urban and rural infrastructures more practical and affordable than ever. This survey of the worlds most innovative off-grid homes reveals the cuttingedge architecture and technology that is enabling us to escape to some of the most extraordinary natural environments on…
Plant Society Plant Society
£15.00
2 in stock
Covering everything from basic plant care and re-potting, to plants suited to pets and propagating, this book will inspire you to create your own indoor rainforest. At the core of the book are profiles of 22 tropical indoor plants, organised from the most low-maintenance species through to exotic varieties requiring more care. In addition, the book offers styling advice on how to decorate differen…
Portrait of Britain 2 Portrait of Britain 2
£22.95
2 in stock
Portrait of Britain 2 by Hoxton Mini Press A wonderfully endearing and varied collection of photographs potraying the people of Britain. Made in association with the British Journal of Photography. ISBN: 9781910566541
Rock the Boat : Boats, Cabins and Homes on the Water Rock the Boat : Boats, Cabins and Homes on the Water
£40.00
1 in stock
A boat is a hole in the water that you put your passion into. Movable homes provide endless opportunities for exploration and changes of scenery. Modified ferries allow ample space for families. Shanty boats inspire images of Huck Finn's literary journey and youthful spirit. Former cruise ships become charming hotels. These floating domiciles showcase alternative living solutions from the private…
Rock The Shack: The Architecture of Cabins, Cocoons amd Hide-Outs Rock The Shack: The Architecture of Cabins, Cocoons amd Hide-Outs
£40.00
2 in stock
Rock The Shack: The Architecture of Cabins, Cocoons amd Hide-Outs by Sven Ehmann, S Borges A collection of cabins and hideouts with beautiful design. ISBN: 9783899554663
Selection Day Selection Day
£8.99
1 in stock
Selection Day is a captivating, witty novel by the Man Booker Prize winning author of The White Tiger, Aravind Adiga. 'The most exciting novelist writing in English today' A. N. WilsonOne of the New York Times "100 Notable Books of 2017"Manjunath Kumar is fourteen. He knows he is good at cricket - if not as good as his elder brother Radha. He knows that he fears and resents his domineering and cri…
Sustainable Home : Practical projects, tips and advice for maintaining a more eco-friendly household Sustainable Home : Practical projects, tips and advice for maintaining a more eco-friendly household
£18.00
1 in stock
Sustainable Home : Practical projects, tips and advice for maintaining a more eco-friendly household by Christine Liu Sustainable Home is a stylish, inspirational and practical guidebook to maintaining a more environmentally friendly household. Sustainable lifestyle blogger and professional Christine Liu takes you on a tour through the rooms of your home - the living area, kitchen, bedroom and bat…
The Last Children of Tokyo by Yoko Tawada The Last Children of Tokyo by Yoko Tawada
£9.99
1 in stock
The Last Children of Tokyo by Yoko Tawada Yoshiro thinks he might never die. A hundred years old and counting, he is one of Japan's many 'old-elderly'; men and women who remember a time before the air and the sea were poisoned, before terrible catastrophe promted Japan to shut itself off from the rest of the world. He may live for decades yet, but he knows his beloved great-grandson - born frail a…
The Naked Guide to Bath The Naked Guide to Bath
£9.95
1 in stock
Bath was a city built for leisure and pleasure by the Romans on the site of the famous hot springs. Beau Nash and his Georgian chums continued this theme when they made the city the place to be seen in the high society social seasons. Gideon Kibblewhite and Melissa Blease tell the modern-day visitor how to get the most out of the city, whether you want to visit the top Roman and Georgian sites or…
The New Creative Home : London Style The New Creative Home : London Style
£19.95
2 in stock
The New Creative Home : London Style Designers, stylists and artists from across the country and around the globe make London their home, finding inspiration in its quirky British style and lively cosmopolitanism. The New Creative Home is a celebration the citys rich mix of living spaces - from a spacious, contemporary flat in trendy Clerkenwell to a stylish Victorian terrace in Notting Hill. This…

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