Adult Books Spring/Summer 2010 by Chronicle Books

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elinor klivans is one of my favorite food writers nigella lawson chocolate cakes 50 great cakes for every occasion · by elinor klivans · photographs by ann stratton there are enough people out there obsessed with chocolate cake to warrant an official holiday national chocolate cake day january 27th beloved baker elinor klivans author of the best-selling cupcakes and cupcake kit has dedicated her new cookbook to the stuff of chocoholic fantasy chocolate cake there s something for bakers of every skill level in the 50 recipes included here from fast chocolate fixes like the hot chocolate pudding cake to more elaborate recipes like the mocha whipped cream truffle cake this book is certain to be celebrated by chocolate lovers everywhere and how will they do that with cake of course elinor klivans is the author of cupcakes the essential chocolate chip cookbook and big fat cookies she lives in camden maine ann stratton is a new york­based photographer chocolate cakes $22.95 us ·

includes cd over 9 million copies sold in the series worldwide searchable cd includes nearly 300 scenarios mobile icons handy printable wallet cards and a certificate of manliness the complete worst-case scenario survival handbook man skills by joshua piven david borgenicht and ben h winters following the success of the complete worst-case scenario survival handbook more than 150,000 copies sold this ruggedly handsome hardcover collection brings together new and classic advice from worst-case experts to help readers master the manly arts from wrestling an alligator to calming a crying child to extinguishing backyard barbeque fires with all the contents fully searchable on an accompanying cd david borgenicht is the creator and coauthor of all the worst-case scenario books he lives in philadelphia joshua piven is coauthor with david borgenicht of the worst-case scenario survival handbooks he lives in philadelphia ben h winters is a journalist author and playwright he lives in brooklyn

texas hold em the little black book of poker straight down the middle shivas irons bagger vance and how i learned to stop worrying and love my golf swing · by josh karp poker is 10 luck 90 psychology this illustrated guide to texas hold em the world s most popular poker game gives players the strategy and skills they need to make some cold hard cash an essential companion for any poker night online tournament or casino trip this pocket-sized manual allows players to keep vital tips and tactics close at hand a section for notes at the back of the book provides space for recording competitors tells and refining a winning strategy accessible to beginners and enlightening to poker devotees texas hold em belongs in the hands of anyone with a stack of cards and a competitive spirit straight down the middle is a humorous and insightful account of journalist and former-18-handicap golfer josh karp s quest to achieve inner peace and improve his golf game all through the art of zen

designer s notebook by andrew schapiro and brad mead red book by david shrigley this functional and imminently accessible notebook is the perfect place for graphic designers and creative types of all stripes to capture ideas sketch out visuals and develop projects straightforward questions walk users through the design process while still allowing plenty of room for imagination and creativity to run wild perfect for design students aspirants recent grads and current practitioners the notebook is loaded with useful bells and whistles including tracing paper organizational stickers and a removable ruler as well as a handy resource section in back that provides essential facts measurements and frequently referenced charts andrew schapiro and brad mead came up with the idea for the designer s notebook while working as design fellows at chronicle books andrew is now a designer for chronicle and brad works for san francisco design firm baycreative designer s notebook $19.95 us · £15.99

selected recipes bacon and sage leaf­ wrapped scallops orange ginger pumpkin soup warm asian mushroom salad garden herb and garlic clay pot chicken coconut custard with mango and mint chutney anna getty s easy green organic cook well eat well live well · by anna getty · photographs by dan goldberg and ron hamad anna getty chef tv personality heiress and mother loves great food made from fresh organic and sustainably harvested ingredients in this fact-filled guide and cookbook anna explains how to shop for organic seasonal and local ingredients how to keep an eco-friendly kitchen and how to cook meals that are as scrumptious to eat as they are healthy for you and the earth such delights as roasted tomato and goat cheese toasts double lemon chicken breast with fresh tomato basil salsa and mini-strawberry rhubarb crumbles will quickly help anyone down the road to a healthier organic lifestyle chock-full of sound advice plenty of color photographs and 100 fabulous recipes anna s

kabul afghanistan 2004 the power of the invisible sun by bobby sager · foreword by sting through his philanthropic work bobby sager has come face to face with children living in some of the most war-torn areas of the world his photographs capture their transcendent spirit the power of the invisible sun these photographs taken in afghanistan rwanda pakistan palestine sri lanka kenya and zimbabwe from september 11 2001 until 2009 depict refugees orphans child soldiers and just plain kids living with conflict disaster and displacement sager s poignant images are assembled in a visually arresting collection including a foreword by sting the power of the invisible sun will inspire hope and activism through intimate encounters with these children and the human spirit that defines them bobby sager is a renowned entrepreneur and philanthropist and the founder of the sager family foundation the sager family foundation empowers leaders those who have the ability and potential to impact many

interactive children s publishing from the museum of modern art moma lacing shapes these unique lacing cards teach shapes colors and textures and develop hand-eye coordination with striking design and photography bright colorful cards with die-cut shapes can be laced alone or laced together into a book or a piece of hanging art fundamental concepts have never been so versatile to use or fun to look at moma string-along books inspired by classic stringing bead toys this innovative collection of 10 books in various shapes develops motor skills while introducing color shape and pattern in a wonderfully playful way children will have hours of fun reading this set as books playing with them as blocks or stringing them as beads situated in the heart of manhattan new york s attracts over two and a half million visitors a year to its galleries exhibitions and education programs moma provides the public access to the world s finest collection of modern and contemporary art and holds more than

a new baby is like the beginning of all things wonder hope a dream of possibilities eda j leshan my baby record book edited by geoff blackwell just between us a no-stress no-rules journal for girls and their moms by meredith sofie jacobs record precious memories of your baby s first years in this elegant five-year record book it includes special pages in which to record milestones in your baby s life your thoughts and feelings as your baby grows an envelope for a lock of your baby s hair and even a section where loved ones can write special messages to your baby all complemented by heart-warming images of babies and their families geoff blackwell is a new zealand­born book publisher and photo editor the images that appear in this volume were selected from the m.i.l.k moments of intimacy laughter and kinship collection a photographic project conceived by blackwell to celebrate humanity and its relationships blackwell lives and works in auckland new zealand where he runs pq

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