Jennifer

Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie

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The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie: A Flavia de Luce Mystery By Alan Bradley Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780385343497
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Published: Bantam - January 19th, 2010

With a main character reminiscent of Wednesday Addams and Eloise, this charming murder mystery is part humor, part chills, all heart. Flavia will win your favor and save the day.

Jennifer


Moomins and the Great Flood

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The Moomins and the Great Flood By Tove Jansson Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781770463288
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Published: Drawn and Quarterly - August 14th, 2018

A true classic, the Moomins are back and ready to go on adventures! Join them on their first and most exciting, as they search for a home to call their own.

Jennifer


the Time in the World: A Book of Hours by Jessica Kerwin Jenkins

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All the Time in the World: A Book of Hours By Jessica Kerwin Jenkins Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780385535410
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Published: Nan A. Talese - October 29th, 2013

Such a fascinating book: this contemporary Book of Hours feeds the mind and heart. Topics range from Casanova's famous late-night card match, to the love of roses in ancient Persia, to the confusing evolution of star naming. Minka Sicklinger's illustrations are a perfect companion. I loved basking in it by reading only an entry a day...

Jennifer


Hidden Cities

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Hidden Cities: Travels to the Secret Corners of the World's Great Metropolises: a Memoir of Urban Exploration By Moses Gates Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781585429349
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Published: TarcherPerigee - March 21st, 2013

Gates chronicles his worldwide travels to abandoned mansions, underground tunnels, and suspension bridges –-so squirmish travelers like me don’t have to! Experience what it’s like to break into the Notre Dame at night, or explore skyscraper rooftops in Sao Paulo.  Bon voyage!


Jennifer


Big Appetites: Tiny People in a World of Big Food

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Big Appetites: Tiny People in a World of Big Food By Christopher Boffoli Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780761176411
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Workman Publishing Company - September 10th, 2013

In Christopher Boffoli's book, you'll find typical people doing typical people things --just with big food. The photos are smart, funny, even philosophical at times. A fun gift book for foodies, artists, or anyone appreciative of the unusual.

Jennifer


Steampunk Alphabet

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Steampunk Alphabet By Nat Iwata (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Nat Iwata (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781937359409
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Published: Cameron Kids - June 25th, 2013

You don't have to be a steampunk fan to love this clever and original book. Iwata bridges the ordinary (M is for Microphone) with the fantastical (a Microphone that can translate words!). Fun for children AND adults.  Jennifer


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