Fact: Chocolate contains the alkaloid theobromine, which in high doses can be toxic to humans, and in even small amounts can kill dogs, parrots, horses, and cats.This means that despite its name, the Kit-Kat candy bar is not a recommended snack for your kitty-cat. I wonder how many cats have died b..
Did you know? - Cows moo in regional accents.- The international dialing code for Russia is 007.- The water in the mouth of a blue whale weighs more than its body.- Pants are responsible for twice as many accidents as chain saws.- Saddam Hussein's bunker was designed by the grandson of the woman who..
The New York Times best-selling authors of the Quite Interesting series have made you see sideways, knocked your socks off, and left your jaw on the floor. Now John Lloyd, John Mitchinson, and James Harkin are back to offer even more--1,234, to be exact--shocking, enlightening, downright-fun facts t..
1,339 Quite Interesting Facts to Make Your Jaw Drop is bursting with mindboggling morsels of trivia--informative, hilarious, sometimes arcane or utterly useless, but always entertaining. Did you know?- Wagner only ever wore pink silk underwear.- There are 34,000 statues of Kim Il Sung in North Korea..
1,411 Quite Interesting Facts to Knock You Sideways is a gold mine of wide-ranging, eye-opening, brain-bursting nuggets of trivia that's impossible to put down, another "treasure trove of factoids" (National Public Radio, Weekend Edition).Did you know?Orchids can get jet lagLizards can't walk and b..
SIMPLIFY EVERYTHING:: How to Declutter Your Home with an Easy 10-Minute Daily Habit Imagine living a home that's free from clutter. Your closets, cabinets and possessions are all completely organized. Wouldn't you feel relaxed? You can make this happen with the daily decluttering habit. The good n..
Create 50 gorgeous hairstyles, from casual braids to the elegant beehive, by Berlin-based top stylist André Martens.Following the visual step-by-step instructions by a top stylist, it is really easy to take minutes to be beautiful. Start with basic techniques, like braiding, waves and volume, and wi..
"10-Minute Toughness is a solid mental training program. In fact I feel it is the best of its kind. . . . It's] what the title says: ten minutes a day that connects your talents and abilities to the outcome you're seeking. As a retired NFL player looking forward, I can see as many applications for ..
This new edition is a great how-to-play and strategy guide to 100 of the most classic, new, challenging and just fun solitaire games. These are the 100 best and most enjoyable variations of America's most popular card game--solitaire Loads of examples, diagrams, illustrations and strategies keep th..
The timeless granny square has adorned sofas, armchairs, and bedspreads for generations. In this latest addition to our popular Knit & Crochet series, we feature a treasury of squares that are quick to make and sure to stand out-from tried-and-true vintage favorites to contemporary designs. Author L..
Baffle your brain in the most delightful way This entertaining collection features 100 crosswords sized 11x13 that will test your wits. Each puzzle is bite-sized, so you can complete it in a few minutes while still enjoying a challenge." NUME CARTE: 100 Fun Crosswords, PaperbackISBN: 1454917903PRET..
The third edition of the classic guide to hiking in Eastern Oregon includes a dozen new hikes, as well as a 32-page color travel section with hot springs, towns, parks, museums, rental cabins, wildflowers, and lots of other things to see and do between Bend and Idaho. Areas featured include the Wall..
All-natural beauty product recipes for healthy, glowing skin and a happier you Stimulate your senses with Lemon Poppy Seed Scrub. Rejuvenate your skin with a Glowing Goddess Face and Body Mask. Wash away your worries with a Fizzy Mojito Foot Spa. Filled with all-natural ingredients like shea butter..
Loose waves, chic low ponies, natural curls, elegant updos, classic braids, and more Expert hairstylist Jenny Strebe presents 100 fabulous looks in this essential beauty guide. Illustrated step-by-step instructions and inspiring fashion photographs make it easy to replicate professional-level style..
Now, weaving is as portable as knitting Use up your stash and complete your projects in half the time. Make handbags, baby blankets, scarves or just some simple coasters to start out. Easy and fun to make, pin loom squares can be woven in minutes and require only small amounts of yarn. You can even..
Baffle your brain in the most delightful way This entertaining collection features 100 crosswords sized 11x13 that will test your wits. Each puzzle is bite-sized, so you can complete it in a few minutes while still enjoying a challenge." NUME CARTE: 100 Relaxing Crosswords, PaperbackISBN: 145491792..
Relive the greatest moments in the NFL The Immaculate Reception. The Ice Bowl. The Music City Miracle. The Catch. For nearly a century, the National Football League has provided fans with pulse-pounding moments on the gridiron. In the tradition of their best-selling collaboration And the Crowd Goes..
More sophisticated than the one-dimensional images from your childhood, these dot-to-dot puzzles take about 30 minutes each to complete, and they show you how expressive line work can create tonal shading and depth as each section is completed. Enjoy a meditative state as you get into the flow, incr..
Jacket madness: A splendid collection of album art from the 1960s to the 90s Record covers are a sign of our life and times. Like the music on the discs, they address such issues as love, life, death, fashion, and rebellion. For music fans the covers are the expression of a period, of a particular t..
For almost 70 years NASCAR has been the premier sanctioning body for organized stock car racing in the United States. Through the years the sport has grown from a southern, regional series to a global brand with races broadcast in more than 140 countries today. And over the course of those years a l..
A nicely organized book chockablock with games that can be enjoyed by...a variety of ages....Begins with games that children as young as five can play with their parents, then...a number of more complicated games that older children can easily play on their own...a great assortment...clearly written..
Go Green in Every Part of Your Life with These Easy, All-Natural Herbal ProductsKick toxic, synthetic skin care products and cleaners out the door and bring the healing joy of nature into your life with the simple, versatile projects in 101 Easy Homemade Products for Your Skin, Health & Home. In thi..
Ground training is the key to a safe and pleasurable riding experience. Designed for easy reference while working with your horse, this guide can be hung on a post. Riders of all disciplines and skill levels will benefit from these exercises that reinforce good habits and help develop a strong bond ..
101 Hikes in the Majestic Mount Jefferson Region is the first hiking guide that focuses specifically on the Opal Creek and Mount Jefferson regions in Oregon's Cascade Range. With dozens of hikes not found in other area hiking guides, detailed directions and topographic maps, it will also be the defi..
101 Track Plans has been a classic for model railroaders since its publication five decades ago. Now, a new book follows up where the original leaves off. 101 More Track Plans for Model Railroaders evokes the look and feel of its predecessor, with a simple premise: a multitude of track plans to insp..
Create simple solutions for growing organic gardens The word "hack" has a multitude of meanings these days, but if you ask garden author Shawna Coronado what a hack is, she might just wave her hand toward her own back yard. She could be pointing at the garden bench she created from leftover wood pos..
- 111 Porsche stories that will give you a greater insight into the lengendary car manufactory- A must for anyone with even just a passing interest in Porsche What came first - the Porsche or the Beetle? Which Porsche racing car set every world record in NUME CARTE: 111 Porsche Stories You Should Kn..
* Hikes organized by nine regions in the Palm Springs area * A wide variety of hikes, from family- and dog-friendly to difficult treks * Hike ratings, seasonal advice, and introductory comments help hikers select the appropriate trail From surreal lunar landscapes to high elevation trails with spec..
This title presents improvisational piecing reinvented: learn how to create your own creatively-collaged swatches of fabric in just 15 minutes a day. NUME CARTE: 15 Minutes of Play -- Improvisational Quilts: Made-Fabric Piecing Traditional Blocks Scrap Challenges, PaperbackISBN: 1607055864PRET EDITU..
150 BEST ECO HOUSE IDEAS The newest volume in the highly successful "150 Best" series-joining 150 Best House Ideas and 150 Best Apartment Ideas-150 Best Eco House Ideas is a comprehensive handbook showcasing the latest in sustainable architecture and environmentally-friendly home design. Perfect for..
Attention all knitters 150 Scandinavian Motifs is an inspirational collection of favorite motifs found in the traditional knitting of Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Iceland, and the Faeroe Islands. Included in this collection are colorful designs for: StarsHeartsFlowersBirds & animalsGeometric patternsAn..
Discover the richness of historical embroidery 18th Century Embroidery Techniques. For the wealthy, the eighteenth century was a period of decadent splendour, and clothing was no exception - sumptuous fabrics were embellished with lavish, ornate embroidery. Gail Marsh, a costume and textiles curator..
There were Mustangs, and then there were Mustangs. Ford wanted its new little Pony Car to appeal to the masses, and in executing that plan, the Mustang could be had in anything from a plain-Jane version with an economical 6-cylinder engine (often referred to as a "secretary's car"), all the way up t..
The Chevrolet Chevelle undoubtedly has one of the largest followings of any of Detroit's muscle cars. It was a chassis for Everyman, offered in Malibu and Chevelle form, with four-door sedans, station wagons, two-door SS performance models, and even truck-style beds available. It was the mid-size Ch..
When the Barracuda arrived in the Plymouth lineup in mid-1964, it was given an unbearable task: compete against the new Ford Mustang. Out the gate, it was outsold by a 6 to 1 margin. Barracuda could always compete with Mustang in the performance category, but aesthetically it just wasn't accepted li..
Discover the fast and simple way to whittle in this fun introduction to woodcarving. Learn the quick-cut method for whittling expressive little figures from wood in just 20 minutes or less. These super-short projects are perfect for learning basic caricature carving skills. With friendly instruction..
Just like having an expert on call 24 hours a day--here are the answers to any beading questions or dilemmas you might have.Whether stringing, wiring, or beadweaving, step-by-step photographs, diagrams, and clear instructions will guide you through each stage of your work. The techniques are organiz..
If you ever find yourself wondering what to crochet next, then just open this book, and you're guaranteed to find the answer. 200 Fun Things to Crochet is an irresistible collection of cute little crochet projects for all levels of ability. Containing a mix of beautiful projects inspired by nature--..
Many of today's beauty products contain harmful chemicals and other additives that most of us don't even know about - and if we did, we wouldn't use them--no more. With 200 Tips, Techniques, and Recipes for Natural Beauty you'll learn all that you need to know to make your own organic beauty product..
Celebrate the 2016 World Series champions with the only official publication licensed by Major League Baseball When the Cubs clinched the final out of the 2016 World Series, the city collectively exhaled; the wait was finally over. Chicago's National League franchise ended its 108-year title drough..
NIRSA, the leader in collegiate recreation--with its membership serving over 8 million students--provides the latest rule changes in flag and touch football with its 18th edition of a classic in the field. The 2017 & 2018 NIRSA Flag & Touch Football Rules Book & Officials' Manual also offers upda..
An important resource for umpires, coaches, leagues, and serious fans of Major League Baseball (MLB), this handbook lists the dos and don'ts of the national pastime. Fully up-to-date, this book contains the official and sanctioned MLB rules and their interpretations per the Playing Rules Committee, ..
Your guide to North American coins With more than 50,000 individual coin listings, more than 6,100 photographs and expertly vetted values for the United States, Canada and Mexico, 2018 North American Coins & Prices is the ideal single-source reference for coins of our continent. Organized by countr..
When world-class fly fishing is the centerpiece, but not the whole vacation
From historic Grayling, Manchester, and Rangeley; to modern Asheville, Park City, and Silverthorne; to well-known Basalt, Jackson, and West Yellowstone; the Unites States is home to some of the best launch points in the ..
It doesn't take long before beginning bridge players want to know more about bidding systems, and especially about conventions. The authors have selected 25 basic conventions and treatments that novice players can easily assimilate into their own methods. They explain clearly and concisely how to us..
25 Conventions You Should Know has sold more than 250,000 copies since it was first published, and continues to top the bridge bestseller lists. Over the years, readers have suggested that it would be an even better book if it offered some way to practice what they had learned. Well, here it is: a b..
The squel to ... 25 bridge conventions you should know--Cover. NUME CARTE: 25 More Bridge Conventions You Should Know, PaperbackISBN: 1894154657PRET EDITURA: 81.99AUTOR(i): Barbara SeagramEDITURA: Master Point PressCOPERTA: BrosataDATA APARITIEI: Octombrie 2003DATA PUBLICARE: 2003FORMAT: 23.57 x 19 ..
Both amateur and professional potters constantly seek time-saving tips, trade secrets, and new technical knowledge--which makes this handsomely illustrated book exactly what they're looking for Author Jacqui Atkin describes the full range of available clays and their individual qualities, as well a..