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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
3 in stock
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…
Urban Jungle - Living And Styling With Plants (Gardners Books) Urban Jungle - Living And Styling With Plants (Gardners Books) favourite
£25.00
1 in stock
Urban Jungle: Living and Styling with Plants is a source of inspiration, ideas and a manual for all of those who want to bring more plants into their home. The book guides the reader through different "green" homes in five European countries and shows how beautiful, unique, creative and even artistic living with plants can be. More than that the reader finds endless ideas for styling from the blog…
A Dictionary of Bristle A Dictionary of Bristle
£5.95
4 in stock
Have you ever been to Bemminser? Or enjoyed a bag of scrumps after partaking of a few forns down the Volley? Find out with this third edition of "A Dictionary of Bristle".
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…
Bartholomew Rakehell - nerer do well Bartholomew Rakehell - nerer do well
£6.95
3 in stock
This most excellent book of verse would grace the study of any Discerning Gentleman or Lady. Lavishly bound in rich Burgundy Cloth and Gold-foil Blocked with six charming illustrations by Mr G. Woods, the tales involve Bare-knuckled fighters, Highwaymen, Pirates, Brothel-keepers and feisty young girls who give as good as they get! The book uses the language of the late 18th Century yet is accessib…
Being Dad - Short Stories About Fatherhood Being Dad - Short Stories About Fatherhood
£9.99
2 in stock
Fatherhood is in a state of flux. Gone are the simplistic gender roles of yesteryear, the clear divisions between mothers and fathers. More dads than ever before are staying home to be full-time parents to their children; those that work often find themselves part of a working partnership, their kids spending as much time with childminders and nannies as they do with their parents. As society chan…
Berlin Style Guide Berlin Style Guide
£16.99
1 in stock
Berlin Style Guide is an indispensable companion for those looking for a unique insight into the city of Berlin.As a unique, multifaceted city full of character, Berlin can seem overwhelming when planning a trip, especially when it comes down to what to see and what to do. Perfect for visitors wanting to stray from the well trodden tourist paths, Berlin Style Guide tells you how to eat and drink l…
Beyond Bristol 24 Country Walks Beyond Bristol 24 Country Walks
£15.00
6 in stock
24 walks in and around the Bristol area to help you get out there and explore.
Black Vodka Black Vodka
£12.00
1 in stock
Anarchy in Mexico - a comic novel about screwed-up families and politics from the author of Down the Rabbit HoleVillalobos' first novel, Down the Rabbit Hole, was shortlisted for the Guardian First Book Award 2011 and the Oxford-Weidenfeld Translation Prize 2012It's the 1980s in Lagos de Moreno - a town where there are more cows than people, and more priests than cows - and a poor family is strugg…
Book of Idle Pleasures Book of Idle Pleasures
£14.99
1 in stock
"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…
Cabaret of Plants Cabaret of Plants
£9.99
1 in stock
In The Cabaret of Plants, Mabey explores the plant species which have challenged our imaginations, awoken our wonder, and upturned our ideas about history, science, beauty and belief. Picked from every walk of life, they encompass crops, weeds, medicines, religious gathering-places and a water lily named after a queen. Beginning with pagan cults and creation myths, the cultural significance of pla…
Children of the Can Children of the Can
£30.00
2 in stock
What started out as a straightforward update to 2008's Children Of The Can developed into a new project as author Felix Braun (Paintsmiths) completely overhauled his definitive work about Bristol graffiti and street art. The format has been changed to A-Z style and most of the pictures have ben updated to include the latest work. The book has an extra 70 pages and features more than 80 of Bristol’…
Colorless Tsukuru Tazake and His Years of Pilgramage Colorless Tsukuru Tazake and His Years of Pilgramage
£8.99
1 in stock
This is a mesmerising mystery story about friendship from the internationally bestselling author of Norwegian Wood and 1Q84. Tsukuru Tazaki had four best friends at school. By chance all of their names contained a colour. The two boys were called Akamatsu, meaning 'red pine', and Oumi, 'blue sea', while the girls' names were Shirane, 'white root', and Kurono, 'black field'. Tazaki was the only las…
Copenhagen Style Guide Copenhagen Style Guide
£16.99
1 in stock
Sparkling waterways, world-famous architecture, friendly, good-looking, effortlessly well-dressed people on bicycles everywhere - welcome to Copenhagen, capital city of Denmark, home to the Danes, the happiest people in the world. Located on the Oresund Strait, Copenhagen knows how to combine the latest trends in fashion, design, art and architecture - think Arne Jacobsen's chairs or the latest co…
Creatures of the Deep : The Pop-Up Book Creatures of the Deep : The Pop-Up Book
£22.50
1 in stock
The book Art Forms in Nature is a collection of prints, made by the scientist Ernst Haeckel, of an enormous variety of flora and fauna from the sea-including microscopic Radiolaria, starfish and jelly fish-and since Prestel published it in 1998, it has been a favourite with artists, designers, illustrators and anyone who enjoys the wondrous forms of the natural world. Now paper engineer Maike Bied…
Hokusai : 22 Pull-Out Posters Hokusai : 22 Pull-Out Posters
£19.99
1 in stock
During his lifetime, Hokusai was one of the most revered artists working in the ukiyo-e school of painting and printmaking. This book gathers the finest examples of Hokusai's breathtaking prints, including his iconic The Great Wave off Kanagawa, views of Mt. Fuji, landscapes, domestic scenes, and painstakingly rendered flora and fauna. An introduction by Matthi Forrer offers a brief biography of H…
House Of Plants House Of Plants
£20.00
2 in stock
HOUSE OF PLANTS is a practical and beautiful guide to how to love and care for your succulents, cacti, tropical and air plants. These indoor plants are handsome, hardy and perfect for urban living - and this book is a comprehensive companion, showing you how to nurture and enjoy these plants, as well as how to stylishly arrange them in your home. Caro Langton and Rose Ray detail how to look after…
Household Worms Household Worms
£10.00
1 in stock
Stanley Donwood says of a selection of stories contained in Household Worms that were inspired by drinking red wine alone at night: 'These were written to avoid staring for too long at a night-filled window that only reflected my own sorry-for-itself face. Perhaps I should try writing with white wine too. A lighter tone may emerge. Champagne would probably get me writing jokes for crackers. Never…

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