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Mediterranean

By Susie Theodorou
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Susie Theodorou
Eating healthily has never been easier with Susie Theodorou's new book Mediterranean. Susie explores how the Mediterranean diet is a lifestyle choice and a pattern of eating based on rural life where people used to eat what they grew and enjoy it communally. Her approach embraces seasonal and nutritious foods, without the strict regime of a diet book. She does not focus on weight loss or weight gain but instead promotes a healthier and happier way of life.Raised by Greek-Cypriot parents on a diet of freshly picked, plucked and cooked food, Susie knows first-hand the benefits of eating traditional Mediterranean dishes. And because you are focusing on simple combinations of exceptional ingredients, this is cooking on a budget. A self-confessed 'lazy cook', Susie has multiple ideas for using olives, tomatoes, tinned fish, white cheese, home-made hummus, and simple dressings for meat and fish. There are also tips on how to feed more friends with less food, how to stock a Mediterranean larder to be proud of and how to eat seasonally.And with recipes like Pan-seared Figs with Pecorino and Rocket, Charred Mixed Greens with Fennel and Lemons, Courgette and Dill Fritters, and Fish En Papillotte with Capers & Tomatoes, you will be inspired to cook up a Mediterranean feast any day of the week.
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The Multi-Hyphen Method

By Emma Gannon
Authors:
Emma Gannon
'A great book... for people who want a career less ordinary, and reflects on how we'll work in the future perfectly' - London Evening Standard'Written with humour and sense, it's a great, empowering buy' - Stylist'You need to read if you're self-employed' - GirlbossThe world of work is changing - so how do you keep up?You have the ability to make money on our own terms, when and where you want - but where do you start?If you've been itching to convert your craft into a career, or your side-hustle into a start up, then The Multi-Hyphen Method is for you.In The Multi-Hyphen Method award-winning blogger / social media editor / podcast creator, Emma Gannon, teaches that it doesn't matter if you're a part-time PA with a blog, or a nurse who runs an online store in the evenings - whatever your ratio, whatever your mixture, we can all channel our own entrepreneurial spirit to live more fulfilled and financially healthy lives.The internet and our phones mean we can work wherever, whenever and allows us to design our own working lives. Forget the outdated stigma of being a jack of all trades, because having many strings to your bow is essential to get ahead in the modern working world. We all have the skills necessary to work less and create more, and The Multi-Hyphen Method is the source of inspiration you need to help you navigate your way towards your own definition of success.
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Manhattan Beach

By Jennifer Egan
Authors:
Jennifer Egan
* Winner of the Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction* New York Times Bestseller * A New York Times Notable Book and a Washington Post Notable Fiction Book of 2017* Longlisted for the National Book Award for Fiction* Named a Best Book of 2017 by NPR, The Guardian, Vogue, Esquire, Kirkus Reviews, Philadelphia Inquirer, BookPage, Bustle, Southern Living, and St. Louis Post-Dispatch"Immensely satisfying...an old-fashioned page-turner, tweaked by this witty and sophisticated writer...Egan is masterly at displaying mastery...she works a formidable kind of magic." -Dwight Garner, The New York TimesThe long-awaited novel from the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of A Visit from the Goon Squad, Manhattan Beach opens in Brooklyn during the Great Depression. Anna Kerrigan, nearly twelve years old, accompanies her father to the house of a man who, she gleans, is crucial to the survival of her father and her family. Anna observes the uniformed servants, the lavishing of toys on the children, and some secret pact between her father and Dexter Styles. Years later, her father has disappeared and the country is at war. Anna works at the Brooklyn Navy Yard, where women are allowed to hold jobs that had always belonged to men. She becomes the first female diver, the most dangerous and exclusive of occupations, repairing the ships that will help America win the war. She is the sole provider for her mother, a farm girl who had a brief and glamorous career as a Ziegfield folly, and her lovely, severely disabled sister. At a night club, she chances to meet Styles, the man she visited with her father before he vanished, and she begins to understand the complexity of her father's life, the reasons he might have been murdered. Mesmerizing, hauntingly beautiful, with the pace and atmosphere of a noir thriller and a wealth of detail about organized crime, the merchant marine and the clash of classes in New York, Egan's first historical novel is a masterpiece, a deft, startling, intimate exploration of a transformative moment in the lives of women and men, America and the world. Manhattan Beach is a magnificent novel by one of the greatest writers of our time.
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Moon Olympic Peninsula (Third Edition)

By Jeff Burlingame
Authors:
Jeff Burlingame
Discover endless trails of lush greenery, miles of rugged coastline, and the distinct character of the Pacific Northwest with Moon Olympic Peninsula.Inside you'll find:* Strategic itineraries that can be adapted for your schedule and budget, from a weekend getaway to a week-long adventure* Expert insight from Washington native Jeff Burlingame* Full color photos and detailed, easy-to-use maps throughoutStrategies for getting to the Olympic Peninsula from nearby cities, including Seattle and Tacoma* Honest advice on when to go, where to stay, what to bring, and how to get around* The top attractions and unique activities: Hike through wild elk habitats, dig for clams in the wet coastal sand, and soak your tired muscles in the remote Olympic Hot Springs. Kayak beneath snow-topped mountain peaks, try your hand at fishing the abundant rivers, and indulge in local delicacies like Dungeness crab. Wander through the intoxicating Hoh Rainforest, hike the many trails of Olympic National Park, camp beneath starry skies, or take in stunning coastal views over a glass of local wine* Thorough information, including background on the landscape, plants and animals, climate, and local cultureWith Moon Olympic Peninsula's expert advice, myriad activities, and local know-how, you can plan your trip your way.Staying in the great outdoors? Try Moon Pacific Northwest Camping, Moon Oregon Camping, or Moon Washington Camping. Exploring more of the Northwest? Try Moon Oregon, Moon Washington, or Moon Seattle.
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Moon New England (First Edition)

By Jen Rose Smith
Authors:
Jen Rose Smith
Explore the best of New England's historic cities, admire the famed foliage, stroll the stunning coastline, and more with Moon New England.Inside you'll find:* Strategic, flexible itineraries that can be adapted for your schedule, including: "Fall Foliage," "Acadia National Park," "White Mountain Peaks," "Small-Batch Breweries," "Revolutionary Roads," "Seafood Shacks," "Beach Time," and "Ski the East"* Full color, vibrant photos and detailed regional and city maps throughoutFocused coverage of Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Vermont, New Hampshire, and Maine* Curated advice for history buffs, foodies, culture mavens, outdoor adventurers, beach lovers, road trippers, and more* The tops sights and unique activities in each state: Catch America's first sunrise at Acadia, or hike the rocky landscape of the White Mountain Peaks. Hit the top slopes in the region for skiing and snowboarding, or watch the fall foliage paint the landscape in reds and gold. Explore the rolling dunes and sandy beaches at Cape Cod, and find the best down-home seafood shack for lobster rolls, fresh-shucked oysters, and piles of fried clams. Follow in the historical footsteps of rebels, redcoats, and America's founders, and gaze at glamorous 19th-century architecture in Newport. Discover the hippest craft breweries, sip chowder in America's oldest restaurant, and find the best spots for experiencing the local nightlife* Honest advice on when to go, where to stay, and how to get around* Expert insight from Vermont local Jen Rose Smith* Thorough background on the wildlife, landscape, climate, and local culture* Recommendations for families, international visitors, travelers with disabilities, traveling with pets, and moreWith Moon New England's expert advice, myriad activities, and local insight, you can plan your trip your way.Hitting the road? Try Moon New England Road Trip. Only have time for the highlights? Try Moon Maine, Vermont & New Hampshire.
  • My Dear Duchess

    By M.C. Beaton, Karen Cass
    Authors:
    M.C. Beaton
    Read by:
    Karen Cass
    Handsome, dashing Henry Wright, the Duke of Westerland, needed a wife in a desperately short period of time. If he could not find a wife, he would lose the legacy he so desperately desired.Young, lovely but sheltered Miss Frederica Sayers needed a husband just as much as Henry Wright needed a wife, only she needed a husband to save her from the life of shame that almost certainly awaited her when she fled the callous cruelty of her family.Marriage between the dashing lord and this reckless runaway was clearly the answer for both of them - until the duke discovered he had a duchess he could not tame and the duchess found that she would rather lose her until then spotless reputation than lose him to another beautiful woman who was everything she was not.
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  • My Rights and Rules

    By Ben Hubbard
    Authors:
    Ben Hubbard
    In today's world, everyone should have the right to become a digital citizen, with access to the Internet. All digital citizens should also have certain rights, just like in the real world. However, with these rights come certain responsibilities. The Internet can be a fun, creative, collaborative place to share, learn and experience the world and connect with all kinds of people. But being a good digital citizen comes with responsibilities and advisories. These books will help children aged 7+ navigate this sophisticated and ever-changing form of communication.
  • My New Sibling

    By Tom Easton, Charlie Alder
    Authors:
    Tom Easton
    Illustrated by:
    Charlie Alder
    This first experiences series uncovers the worries and fears associated with big life changes that young children might experience and provides reassurance by explaining how they might feel and shows ways that children can learn to cope with these feelings. The sensitively written story provides guidance not only for children, but also for adults who want to help their child through these unsettling times in their lives. Children can read the books on their own or can discuss the books with an adult. Notes for teachers and parents at the back of the books provide related advice and information to help them guide and support children.
  • My New Friend

    By Tom Easton
    Authors:
    Tom Easton
    This first experiences series uncovers the worries and fears associated with big life changes that young children might experience and provides reassurance by explaining how they might feel and shows ways that children can learn to cope with these feelings. The sensitively written story provides guidance not only for children, but also for adults who want to help their child through these unsettling times in their lives. Children can read the books on their own or can discuss the books with an adult. Notes for teachers and parents at the back of the books provide related advice and information to help them guide and support children.
  • My Health and Wellness

    By Ben Hubbard
    Authors:
    Ben Hubbard
    Clever digital citizens understand that a healthy body means a healthy mind. To make the most of our time in the online world, we need to stay fit and well, and keep safe. This book will help young readers to find the right balance. The Internet can be a fun, creative, collaborative place to share, learn and experience the world and connect with all kinds of people. But being a good digital citizen comes with responsibilities and advisories. These books will help children aged 7+ navigate this sophisticated and ever-changing form of communication.

    A Mother's Sacrifice

    By Catherine King
    Authors:
    Catherine King
    From the Sunday Times bestselling author, another gritty and compelling saga in the vein of Dilly Court and Maggie Hope.Destitute. Quinta Haig is struggling to make ends meet at Top Field with her ailing mother, Laura. Their small Yorkshire farm is run-down and isolated and when the only way to take their goods to market is lost, Quinta is prepared to sacrifice almost anything for both of them to survive.Coveted. Noah Bilton, a wealthy neighbour, has designs on Top Field as well as ideas for the future of Laura and her daughter. He offers an uneasy solution to keep them out of the workhouse, but Laura Haig will have nothing to do with it, or him. Deserted. Quinta finds love against all odds, but is deserted at her most vulnerable. The hardships that follow give her a steely determination to seek retribution from the man who has wronged her - but can revenge ever bring back her happiness?
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  • The Missing Necklace

    By Katie Dale
    Authors:
    Katie Dale
    A crime has been committed in Ancient Egypt - who has stolen the Queen's precious necklace? Reading Champion offers independent reading books for children to practise and reinforce their developing reading skills.Fantastic, original stories are accompanied by engaging artwork and a reading activity. Each book has been carefully graded so that it can be matched to a child's reading ability, encouraging reading for pleasure. Perfect for children aged 6-8 or reading book band 10 White.

    Madness is Better than Defeat

    By Ned Beauman
    Authors:
    Ned Beauman
    In 1938, two rival expeditions set off for a lost Mayan temple in the jungles of Honduras, one intending to shoot a screwball comedy on location there, the other intending to disassemble it and ship it back to New York. A seemingly endless stalemate ensues, and twenty years later, when a rogue CIA agent learns that both expeditions are still out in the wilderness, he embarks on a mission to exploit the temple as a geopolitical pawn. But the mission hurtles towards disaster when he discovers that the temple is the locus of grander conspiracies than anyone could have guessed.
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    Moon Oregon Camping (Fifth Edition)

    By Tom Stienstra
    Authors:
    Tom Stienstra
    Moon Travel Guides: Your Adventure Starts HereGrab your sleeping bag, pack the car, and discover the best spots to pitch your tent with Moon Oregon Camping.Inside Moon Oregon Camping you'll find:* A Campsite for Everyone: A variety of campgrounds and RV parks, from family-friendly car camping to secluded hike-ins, including dog-friendly and wheelchair accessible options* Ratings and Essentials: All campsites are rated on a scenic scale and marked with amenities like restrooms, trailhead access, picnic areas, laundry, piped water, showers, and playgrounds* Recreation Highlights: Discover nearby hiking, swimming, fishing, water-skiing, white water rafting, hot springs, and options for winter sports* Maps and Directions: Easy-to-use maps and detailed driving directions for each campground* Trusted Advice: Expert outdoorsman Tom Stienstra is always on the move, having travelled more than a million miles across Washington, Oregon, and California over the past 25 years* Tips and Tools: Essentials like equipment, food and cooking, first aid, and insect protection, as well as background information on the climate, landscape, and history of the campsites* Coverage of the Whole State: Moon Oregon Camping covers Portland and the Willamette Valley, the Southern Cascades, the Columbia River Gorge and Mount Hood, Northeastern and Southeastern Oregon, and the Oregon CoastWhether you're a veteran or camping for the first time, Moon's comprehensive coverage and trusted advice will have you ready to head out on your next adventure.Camping beyond Oregon? Try Moon Pacific Northwest Camping. Sticking to the RV? Try Moon West Coast RV Camping.
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    The Mixtape of My Life

    By Robert K. Elder
    Authors:
    Robert K. Elder
    The perfect gift for music lovers, The Mixtape of My Life is a guided journal that offers prompts and questions to get everyone recalling the pivotal songs that have shaped our lives. No matter which musical generation you belong to, or whether your musical tastes range from doo-wop to Daft Punk, The Mixtape of My Life can be an instant conversation starter among friends and family--and a great way to rediscover the special tunes that played during key moments of your life. Everyone has those songs that take them back--to their first love, their favorite concert, or a memorable Saturday morning cartoon. The Mixtape of My Life provides more than 200 questions and prompts to help readers chronicle their lives through music and explore their personal soundtrack. Evoking memories, stories, and long-forgotten mix tapes, this guided journal includes questions like "What was the first record you owned?" and "What song did you later realize was smutty?" and provides room to draw a favorite album cover or create the perfect road trip playlist. With dozens of quirky illustrations throughout, The Mixtape of My Life can be a great tool for your next dinner party, or simply something any music lover can enjoy for themselves.

    Moon Pacific Northwest Road Trip (Second Edition)

    By Allison Williams
    Authors:
    Allison Williams
    Discover vibrant cities like Seattle, Vancouver, and Portland and the lush emerald wilderness in between. Moon Pacific Northwest Road Tripcan do everything but change the radio station. Inside you'll find:* Maps and Driving Tools: 31 easy-to-use maps keep you oriented on and off the highway, along with site-to-site mileage, driving times, and detailed directions for the entire route* Eat, Sleep, Stop and Explore: Climb Mount Rainier or relax in Seattle with a freshly brewed cup of coffee or a local craft beer. Hike the temperate rainforests of Oregon, kayak the Puget Sound in Washington, hit the ski slopes in Whistler, or take the ferry to Canada to see First Nations art. You'll know exactly what you want to do at each stop with lists of the best hikes, views, and more* Itineraries for Every Traveler: Drive the entire two-week route or follow suggestions for spending time in Vancouver, Victoria, the Olympic Peninsula, Seattle, the Oregon Coast, Portland, Neah Bay, Port Angeles, Greenwater, Paradise, Olympia, Astoria, Aberdeen, and Newport* Local Expert: Native Washingtonian and outdoorswoman Allison Williams shares her love of the Pacific Northwest with you* Planning Your Trip: Know when and where to get gas, how to avoid traffic, tips for driving in different road and weather conditions, and suggestions for LGBTQ travelers, seniors, and road trippers with kidsWith Moon Pacific Northwest Road Trip's practical tips, detailed itineraries, and local know-how, you're ready to fill up the tank and hit the road.Looking to explore more of America on wheels? Try Moon Pacific Coast Highway Road Trip! Doing more than driving through? Check out Moon Seattle or Moon Vancouver.
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    Moon Montréal

    By Andrea Bennett
    Authors:
    Andrea Bennett
    Experience the Life of the City with Moon Travel Guides!Montréal is filled with circuses, concerts, and culture. Immerse yourself in this diverse and artistically dynamic city with Moon Montréal. * Explore the City: Navigate by neighborhood or by activity with color-coded maps, or follow along with one of our guided neighborhood walks* See the Sights: Walk through Montréal's history at the Point-à-Callière Musée d'Archéologie et d'Histoire, or stroll down rue St-Paul, the city's oldest street, for some shopping. Take a self-guided bike tour through picturesque streets, or picnic at the Parc du Mont-Royal. See the beautiful Notre-Dame Basilica, or take in some art at the Montreal Fine Arts Museum, before ending your day on a rooftop terrace with a view of the whole city* Get a Taste of the City: Poutine around every corner, beautiful farm-to-table restaurants, and a chance to wine and dine al-fresco, thanks to Montréal's picnic laws* Bars and Nightlife: Bar-hop between microbreweries, sampling the best of Montréal's craft beer scene, dance the night away to up-and-coming bands and DJs, or see Cirque du Soleil in their hometown* Trusted Advice: Local journalist and tour guide Andrea Bennett shares her love of her adopted cityItineraries and Day Trips: All accessible by bus, train, or public transit, including "The Best of Montréal," "The City With Kids," and "A Taste of Montréal"* Tips for all travelers including lists of the best views, people-watching, romantic getaways, coffee spots, and more, plus advice for LGBTQ visitors and families with children* Full-color photos and detailed maps so you can explore on your own* Maps and Tools: Moon provides background information on the history and culture of Montréal, as well as vibrant, helpful photos and an easy-to-read foldout map to use on the go, packaged in a book light enough to toss in your bagWith Moon Montréal's practical tips, myriad activities, and an insider's view on the best things to do and see, you can plan your trip your way.Looking to experience more world-class cities? Try Moon Boston or Moon Washington DC. Exploring the area? Check out Moon New York State or Moon Atlantic Canada.

    Moon Pacific Coast Highway Road Trip (Second Edition)

    By Ian Anderson
    Authors:
    Ian Anderson
    Hit the Road with Moon Travel Guides!The PCH is an epic journey: 1,700 miles of vibrant cities, lively coastal towns, and dramatic cliffs, all bordered by the glittering Pacific Ocean. Inside Moon Pacific Coast Highway Road Trip you'll find:* Maps and Driving Tools: 48 easy-to-use maps keep you oriented on and off the highway, along with site-to-site mileage, driving times, and detailed directions for the entire route* Eat, Sleep, Stop and Explore: You'll know exactly what you'll want to do at each stop with lists of the best hikes, views, and more. Coast by fields of golden California poppies or stop at a seaside grill in Santa Barbara for the best chicharrón and Baja fish tacos you've ever tasted. Marvel at the mystical evergreen giants of the Pacific Northwest, or dance down rainbow-colored streets in San Francisco's Castro district* Itineraries for Every Traveler: Drive the entire two-week route or follow suggestions for spending time in in Seattle, Portland, San Francisco, Los Angeles, and San Diego* Local Expert: Born-and-bred Californian Ian Anderson shares his love of adventure with you* Planning Your Trip: Know when and where to get gas, how to avoid traffic, tips for driving in different road and weather conditions, and suggestions for LGBTQ travelers, seniors, and road trippers with kidsWith Moon Pacific Coast Highway Road Trip's practical tips, detailed itineraries, and insider's view, you're ready to fill up the tank and hit the road.Looking to explore more of America on wheels? Try Moon California Road Trip or Moon Pacific Northwest Road Trip! Doing more than driving through? Check out Moon California or Moon Seattle.

    Moon Washington (Eleventh Edition)

    By Matthew Lombardi
    Authors:
    Matthew Lombardi
    Discover Washington State with Moon Travel Guides!Explore Washington's rugged mountains, lush wilderness, and vibrant culture with Moon Washington.Inside you'll find:* Strategic itineraries that can be adapted for your schedule, whether you're spending two days in Seattle or two weeks exploring the whole state, including: "Best Hikes," "Olympic Peninsula Road Trip," 'Best Skiing and Snowboarding," and "Wine and Waterfalls"* Full-color, vibrant photos and easy-to-use maps* Ideas for day trips from Seattle to Bainbridge Island, Tiger Mountain State Forest, Tacoma, Edison, Woodinville Wine Country, and more* Firsthand insight from Seattle resident Matthew Lombardi* Honest advice on where to stay, when to go, and how to get around* Activities and ideas for every traveler, season, and budget: Get out on the water for some of the best kayaking, sailing, or whale watching in the country. Wander the misty, pebble-strewn beaches of the Pacific Coast, or hit the slopes on a ski vacation. Hike or backpack through wild forests to sweeping mountaintop views, or sample your way through the celebrated Washington wine country. Discover Seattle's vibrant music and arts scene, grab a world-renowned cup o' joe, or explore charming cities like Tacoma and Bellevue* Focused coverage of Seattle, the Olympic Peninsula and the Coast, the San Juan Islands and North Puget Sound, the North Cascades, Mount Rainier and the South Cascades, Columbia River Gorge and Wine Country, and Eastern Washington* Detailed, thorough informationincluding background on the landscape, climate, wildlife, and local cultureWith Moon Washington's practical tips, myriad activities, and local insight, you can plan your trip your way.Spending more time in the city? Try Moon Seattle. Hitting the road? Try Moon Pacific Northwest Road Trip.
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    Moon Banff National Park (Second Edition)

    By Andrew Hempstead
    Authors:
    Andrew Hempstead
    Find Your Adventure with Moon Travel Guides!Banff sparkles as the crown jewel of Canada's national parks. Explore the best of it with Moon Banff National Park.Moon Banff National Park features:* Strategies for getting to Banff National Park by car or plane* In-depth chapters on each region of the park and its surroundings, including the town of Banff, Lake Louise and vicinity, Icefields Parkway, and other nearby parks* Full-color, vibrant photos and detailed maps throughoutExpert tips for hiking, biking, skiing, and more, plus essential packing and health and safety information* Detailed hike descriptions with mileage, elevation gains, difficulty ratings, and trailhead directions* The best places to spot wildlife like black bears, elk, and bighorn sheep* The top activities and unique ideas for exploring the park: Ride over the snow in a horse-drawn sleigh or through the sky in a mountain gondola. Follow the vast network of hiking trails along glacial valleys to alpine lakes and to spectacular secluded vistas. Soak in a natural hot spring, treat yourself at a luxurious mountain resort, or discover the park's history at one of Banff's excellent museums. Grab a cup of coffee at a local shop, or experience the town's classic après-ski nightlife* Valuable insight from seasoned explorer and Banff local Andrew Hempstead* Honest advice on when to go and where to stay inside and outside the park, including mountain lodges and campgrounds* Up-to-date information on park fees, passes, and reservations* Recommendations for families, international visitors, travelers with disabilities, and traveling with pets* Thorough background on the wildlife, terrain, culture, and historyWith Moon Banff National Park's expert advice, myriad activities, and local know-how, you can plan your trip your way.Exploring more of Canada's national parks? Try Moon Canadian Rockies. Hitting the road? Try Moon Vancouver & Canadian Rockies Road Trip.
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