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Book Reviews March 2014

| March 1, 2014
Book Reviews March 2014

New releases with something for everyone

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Book Reviews Feb 2014

| February 1, 2014
Book Reviews Feb 2014

New releases with something for everyone

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Book Reviews Jan 2014

| January 1, 2014
Book Reviews Jan 2014

KITTENHOOD Kittenhood: Life-size Portraits of Kittens in Their First 12 Weeks by award-winning photographer Sara Beth Ernhart focuses on 25 pure- and mixed-breed kittens during their adorable early weeks. One hundred engaging photographs show all the details theat make kittens so irresistible. The first spread shows a full, life-size photo with brief text. The second […]

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Book Reviews Dec 2013

| December 1, 2013
Book Reviews Dec 2013

CHAIRS: 1,000 MASTERPIECES OF MODERN DESIGN Chairs: 1,000 Masterpieces of Modern Design – 1800 to the Present Day by Charlotte and Peter Fiell is a unique source for interior specialists, collectors,  set designers and more. The illustrated guide features the variety of innovative forms and materials applied in seating design from 1800 to the present […]

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Book Reviews Nov 2013

| November 1, 2013
Book Reviews Nov 2013

SEWING SCHOOL 2: LESSONS IN MACHINE SEWING In Sewing School 2: Lessons in Machine Sewing, authors Amie Petronis Plumley and Andria Lisle reveal the world of machine sewing with the same accessible appeal that kids responded to in their first book, Sewing School. With Sewing School 2, children learn more than just sewing skills: they […]

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Book Reviews Oct 2013

| October 1, 2013
Book Reviews Oct 2013

THE HISTORY OF TEXAS WINE In The History of Texas Wine, local wine experts Katherine Crain and Neil Crain, Ph.D., discuss the untold story of Texas’ wine industry, a 350-year wine story that is still reaching its savory peak. Spanish colonists may have come to the state to spread Christianity, but under visionary Fr. Fray […]

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Book Reviews Sept 2013

| September 1, 2013
Book Reviews Sept 2013

KAFFE QUILTS AGAIN In author Kaffe Fassett’s 14th book, readers are treated to 20 all-new versions of Kaffe’s favorite patterns — each using the latest range of unique and beautiful Rowan fabrics. Photographed in Bulgaria against a backdrop of splendid painted houses and wedding cake churches, each quilt and pattern in Kaffe Quilts Again is […]

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Book Reviews Aug 2013

| August 1, 2013
Book Reviews Aug 2013

DISHING UP VIRGINIA Dishing Up Virginia: 145 Recipes That Celebrate Colonial Traditions and Contemporary Flavors by Patrick Evans-Hylton contains recipes that celebrate the authentic flavors of Virginia, from oysters and blue crabs to wine, peanuts, heirloom tomatoes and sweet potatoes and more. Recipes are organized by region — Hampton Roads and the Chesapeake Bay area, […]

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Book Reviews

| July 1, 2013
Book Reviews

THE FLOWER RECIPE BOOK From the hottest floral studio in the country comes The Flower Recipe Book by Alethea Harampolis and Jill Rizzo, the flower-arranging bible for today’s aesthetic. The book is a one-of-a-kind, fool-proof guide to 100 arrangements that run the gamut of styles and techniques. Arranged alphabetically by easy-to-find flower, these simple, sophisticated […]

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Book Reviews

| June 1, 2013
Book Reviews

Raw Essence • Designers at Home • The Gardener’s Guide to Common-Sense Pest Control • 150 Best Desserts in a Jar • Championship BBQ Secrets • Living the Good Life

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Book Reviews May 2013

| May 1, 2013
Book Reviews May 2013

The Baby Signing Book • The Drunken Botanist • 150 Best Ebelskiver Recipes • Style, Stitch, Staple • The Complete Gluten-Free Whole Grains Cookbook • Body/Mind Therapies for the Bodyworker

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Book Reviews Apr 2013

| April 1, 2013
Book Reviews Apr 2013

Everyday Roses • The Four Season Farm Gardener’s Cookbook • Living Paleo for Dummies • The Spinner’s Book of Yarn Designs • Bordeaux Legends • Quantum Touch 2.0: The New Human

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Book Reviews Mar 2013

| March 1, 2013
Book Reviews Mar 2013

Thinner This Year • Bliss Happens • 100 Grilling Recipes You Can’t Live Without • Rosemary Gladstar’s Medicinal Herbs: A Beginner’s Guide • 200 Best Canned Fish & Seafood Recipes • Designers At Home

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Book Reviews Feb 2013

| February 1, 2013
Book Reviews Feb 2013

Better Food for Dogs • Designers at Home • Designers at Home • Bloomin’ Tales • he Old Farmer’s Almanac Everyday Baking • Eco Design Outside

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Book Reviews Jan 2013

| January 1, 2013
Book Reviews Jan 2013

Portrait of Houston • The 150 Best Indian, Thai, Vietnamese and More Slow Cooker Recipes • Connect the Shapes Crochet Motifs • Where God Finds You • The Complete Bordeaux • Houston Chef’s Table

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Book Reviews Dec 2012

| December 1, 2012
Book Reviews Dec 2012

Cake Balls • Out on the Porch • Sausage • Built-Ins Idea Book • Live Young, Think Young, Be Young …at Any Age • Disney Pixar Cars: Character Encyclopedia

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Book Reviews Nov 2012

| November 1, 2012
Book Reviews Nov 2012

Paper Made! • Mini Treats & Hand-Held Sweets • Eco Design Outside • Brave: The Essential Guide

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Book Reviews Oct 2012

| October 1, 2012
Book Reviews Oct 2012

The Essential Cancer Treatment Nutrition Guide & Cookbook • Fruit & Vegetables In Pots • Hot Sauce! • Rosemary Gladstar’s Medicinal Herbs: A Beginner’s Guide • Monica Pedersen Make It Beautiful: Designs and Ideas for Entertaining at Home

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Book Reviews Sept 2012

| September 1, 2012
Book Reviews Sept 2012

Lobster! 55 Fresh & Simple Recipes For Everyday Eating • Herbal AntibioticsMacaron Magic 2 • Diabetes Meals For Good Health • The Diy Bride An Affair To Remember • Improv Sewing • Houston Beer • Grace’s Sweet Life

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Book Reviews Aug 2012

| August 1, 2012
Book Reviews Aug 2012

The Pickled Pantry • When Life Throws You Curves, Keep Swinging for the Fences • Fruit and Vegetable Gardening • Houston Beer • All New Built-Ins Idea Book • Grace’s Sweet Life

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Book Reviews Jul 2012

| July 1, 2012
Book Reviews Jul 2012

Creative Walls • Home Remodeling • New Decorating Book • The PCOS Health & Nutrition Guide • 175 Best Babycakes • 350 Best Vegan Recipes • Container Garden Idea Book • New Front Yard Idea Book

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Book Reviews Jun 2012

| June 1, 2012
Book Reviews Jun 2012

175 Best Babycakes • 5 Steps To Healthy Cooking • Circular Knitting Workshop • New Decorating Book • Artful Watercolor Techniques • Grow Fruit Naturally

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