London, 1321: In a small stationer's shop in Paternoster Row, three people are drawn together around the creation of a magnificent book, an illuminated manuscript of prayers, a Book of Hours. Even though the commission seems to answer the aspirations of each one of them, their ... read more
1983 was a supremely dangerous year - even more dangerous than 1962, the year of the Cuban Missile Crisis. In the US, President Reagan massively increased defence spending, described the Soviet Union as an 'evil empire' and announced his 'Star Wars' programme, calling... read more
|Author:||Caryn Liew; Brendan Liew|
This gorgeous cookbook captures the vibrant heartbeat of a city obsessed with food. It's the chicken-skin yakitori you eat at 2 a.m. in a bar the size of a cupboard. It's the pork curry you devour after having to line up for 45 minutes with ... read more
No other art movement in history has contained two artists as different as Magritte and Miró. This is because Surrealism was not in origin an art movement, but a philosophical strategy. It was a way of life - a rebellion against the establishment that had given the world the hi... read more
As seen on the highly acclaimed BBC2 series Monty Don's Paradise Gardens, a full color exploration of the astonishing beauty of twenty-nine Islamic paradise gardens from Iran, Turkey, India, England, Spain and Morocco.
In the Islamic tradition, a g... read more
|Awards:||Short-listed for Kate Greenaway Medal 2016.|
The alphabet is gloriously brought to life by international best-selling picture book creator, Oliver Jeffers. This beautiful paperback edition is based on Once Upon an Alphabet which won the CBI Book of the Year Award. From an astronaut afraid of heights, to dynamic de... read more
The beguiling second entry in the innovative shape trilogy by multi-award-winning, New York Times best-selling duo Mac Barnett and Jon Klassen.
This book is about Square. Square spends every day taking blocks from a pile below the ground to a pile above the ground. This book is ... read more