Spring 2014 New Titles by Octopus Publishing Group

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a change of appetite a year of better eating diana henry what happens when one of today’s best-loved food writers has a change of appetite here are the dishes that diana henry created when she started to crave a different kind of diet – less meat and heavy food more vegetable fish and grain-based dishes – often inspired by the food of the middle east and far east but also drawing on cuisines from georgia to scandinavia in her year of good eating diana lost weight but this was about much more than weight loss led by taste it was about discovering a healthier fresher way of eating from north african mackerel with cumin to blood-orange cardamom sorbet the magical dishes in this book are bursting with flavour with goodness and with colour food drink peppering the recipes is diana’s inimitable writing on everything from the miracle of broth to the great carbohydrate debate above all this is about opening up our palates to new possibilities there is no

weber’s big barbecue book jamie purviance food drink take your barbecuing skills to the next level and get ready to be inspired weber – the leading authority in grilling – shares proven techniques and mouthwatering dishes you never imagined would come off the grill from deep-dish pizza to vegetarian chilli and steak stir-fry to baconwrapped prawns over 200 delicious recipes will reveal everything your trusty barbecue is capable of fully illustrated step-by-step instructions ensure you achieve great results every time with this the ultimate cookbook for every barbecue fan april 2014 hamlyn £16.99 pb 9780600628835 336 pages 253 x 201 mm 70,000 words over 100 colour illustrations rights available uk ireland 8 uk_spring2014_final.indd 8 www.octopusbooks.co.uk 18/06/2013

feed me now quick to prepare and easy to cook recipes valentine warner tv chef valentine warner is known for his strong focus on excellent ingredients and his adventurous flavoursome food in feed me now he offers 150 delicious recipes that can be on the table in no time with the minimum of fuss food drink many can be ready in under 30 minutes while others are dishes that are quick to prepare and then cook slowly in the oven while you get on with something else with recipes such as pork with creamy cider sauce smoked trout fish cakes quick soup au pistou and piri piri chicken there is no corner-cutting – just straightforward good cooking march 2014 mitchell beazley £20.00 hb 978 1 84533 542 7 224 pages 246 x 189 mm 50,000 words 80 colour photographs rights available world 12 uk_spring2014_final.indd 12 www.octopusbooks.co.uk 18/06/2013

cookie 100 essential recipes who can resist a freshly baked cookie this collection offers over 100 of the best cookie recipes including favourites like triple choc cookies spicy gingerbread and classic shortbread as well as a host of more adventurous treats such as citrus cream clouds macadamia fig ginger cantuccini white chocolate lemongrass cookies and mint chocolate sandwiches packed with expert hints and tips to give you perfect results every time cookie has everything you need to know for baking success march 2014 spruce £12.99 hb 978 1 84601 430 7 160 pages 210 x 149 mm 20,000 words 50 illustrations rights available world pie 100 essential recipes if you have a passion for pastry then this fantastic collection of over 100 sweet and savoury pies is the book for you choose from traditional favourites like steak kidney pie and lemon meringue pie or mouthwatering contemporary recipes like chorizo aubergine tomato pie and mango pie there’s also a chapter of delicious

hamlyn all colour cookbook 200 mexican dishes a brilliant range of 200 mexican recipes to enjoy at home with friends and family you could have a taco night and cook up a classic spread or get creative and sample some less familiar dishes such as coconut seabass ceviche chilled avocado soup and spicy clams with bacon be sure to leave enough room to sample one of the array of exotic and unusual desserts including tequila roasted pineapple margarita lime pie and mexican three milk cake april 2014 hamlyn £4.99 pb 978 0 60062 824 8 240 pages 167 x 140 mm 25,000 words 100 colour photographs rights available world hamlyn quickcook gluten free gluten-free eating is a way of life for those who suffer from coeliac disease or gluten allergies or for those who simply prefer to cut wheat from their diet with 360 delicious recipes hamlyn quickcook gluten-free meals showcases how satisfying life can be when going gluten-free with recipes such as cocoa orange pecan flapjacks chicken cashew nut

brick wonders world wonders to make from lego® warren elsmore brick wonders – the sequel to the hugely successful brick city which has been an international bestseller translating into 10 languages – is an exploration of the marvels of the ancient modern and natural worlds created using solely lego bricks lego artist warren elsmore has skilfully designed stunning scenes using standard lego bricks that following the easy-to-understand instructions you can recreate the seven ancient wonders of the world including the lighthouse at alexandria and the hanging gardens of babylon are depicted as they might have been to amazing effect and from the modern world there are seven still-standing wonders including the great wall of china and petra seven modern inventions among them electricity and transport are represented in lego creations both small and vast – a model t car television the light bulb the international space station there are seven natural wonders too

a history of the first world war in 100 objects the imperial war museum john hughes-wilson a history of the first world war in 100 objects narrates the causes progress and outcome of the first world war by telling the stories behind 100 items of material evidence of that cataclysmic and shattering conflict from weapons that created carnage to affectionate letters home and from unexpected items of trench decoration to the paintings of official war artists the objects are as extraordinary in their diversity and story-telling power as they are devastating in their poignancy each object is depicted on a full page and is the subject of a short chapter that ‘fans out’ from the item itself to describe the context the people and the events associated with it history distinctive and original a history of the first world war in 100 objects is a unique commemoration of ‘the war to end all wars’ march 2014 cassell £25.00 hb 978 1 84403 744 5 448 pages 246 x 189 mm

the shamanism bible the definitive guide to shamanic thought and practice john matthews new to the bestselling bible series is this evocative and detailed guide to shamanism which takes you on a journey from its origins in europe north america siberia and the arctic circle through to contemporary rituals to try today from shapeshifting and vision questing to working with totems and power animals shaman and bestselling author john matthews explains the rich animistic traditions of this ancient spirituality and reveals how it can empower your life february 2014 godsfield press £14.99 pb 978 1 84181 432 2 400 pages 167 x 140 mm 60,000 words 350 photographs rights available world the tai chi bible the definitive guide to decoding the tai chi form dan docherty from his experience of teaching thousands of students throughout the world over a great many years dan docherty gives down-to-earth advice that is ideal for novice and adept alike mind body spirit this comprehensive book presents

the bike deconstructed a grand tour of the modern bicycle richard hallett this fascinating book literally and figuratively dismantles the modern bicycle to look at the design origins and evolution of each constituent part from the anatomy of the drive chain to the geometry of the main frame and from spokeweaving patterns to the effect of fork rake on steering and stability every aspect of the bike is examined in detail focusing on seven key areas – frame drive chain and gearing steering wheels brakes saddle and suspension – and featuring stunning photography and a wide range of diagrams this is a truly unique view of the bicycle for five years editor of roadcyclinguk.com author richard hallett has written for rouleur procycling and cycling plus magazines and was technical editor of cycling weekly and cycle sport he has been writing about cycles and cycling for 25 years and is noted for his knowledge of the intricacies of cycling technology march 2014 mitchell beazley

index awakening the compassionate mind 28 new book of shiatsu the best-ever brownies 21 philip’s complete road atlas europe a4 flexi pb 35 bike deconstructed the 33 philip’s guide to stars and planets 34 philip’s guide to the night sky 34 philip’s guide to weather forecasting 34 philip’s month-by-month star finder 34 philip’s multiscale europe a4 spiral 35 philip’s multiscale europe 2014 a3 spiral 35 34 brazilian food 9 brick wonders 22 calorie counter change of appetite a 16 4 29 cheat’s birthday cakes for kids 20 philip’s practical astronomy kit colour me beautiful 31 philip’s/rgs essential world atlas 35 complete pilates tutor the 28 philip’s stargazing 2014 34 compost 24 philip’s stargazing with a telescope 34 cookie 15 philip’s stargazing with binoculars 34 pie 15 eat more veg 10 plain simple useful 23 eat yourself calm 17 point of sale solutions 36 eat yourself happy 17 power of reiki the