Posted October 17, 2017
Dictionary Day celebrates the birthday of American lexicographer Noah Webster, who was born on October 16, 1758.
April 28, 2017
Check out more of Bookmasters’ publishers’ releases for April 2017:
My Cat, Coon Cat by Sandy Ferguson Fuller
When a young girl moves into a new home, she slowly wins the affection of a shy Maine coon cat, as he meets the girl's kitten, chases dragonflies, and explores the neighborhood. This is a delightful book for children, cat lovers, and anyone who has felt the warmth of making a new friend.
Ten Days in Acadia: A Kids' Hiking Guide to Mount Desert Island by Hope Rowan
Hattie, 12, and her family describe their summer vacation to Acadia National Park and Mount Desert Island, hiking the trails, discovering and observing plants and animals, swimming in lakes, and enjoying the occasional ice cream cone, too! By writing Ten Days in Acadia, a hiking guide and nature journal, from a kid's point of view, author Hope Rowan has created a new way to interest kids and get them excited about being outdoors.
Green Plate Special by Christine Burns Rudalevige
In Green Plate Special, Christine Burns Rudalevige shares her recipes for healthy, sustainable, and delicious meals, alongside tips and tricks for greening your kitchen and making the most of your produce.
3D Warhol: Andy Warhol and Sculpture by Thomas Morgan Evans
In 3D Warhol, Thomas Morgan Evans argues that Warhol’s engagement with sculpture, and traditional notions of sculpture, produced ‘trespasses;’ his sculptural work bisected the expectations, allegiances, and values within art historical, and ultimately social, sites of investiture (or territories). This groundbreaking, original book brings to the forefront a major, but overlooked aspect of Warhol’s oeuvre, providing an essential new perspective on the artist’s legacy.
Vanessa Bell by Sarah Milroy
Published in conjunction with the Spring 2017 Dulwich Picture Gallery’s exhibition, Vanessa Bell (1879-1961) – the first major museum exhibit devoted to the work of the modernist painter – this stunning book beautifully showcases her oil paintings, photographs, ceramics, fabrics, decorative screens, and works on paper in a marvelous display of Bell’s vibrant and wide-ranging talent.
Creative Calligraphy: Discover Your Own Unique Style With 20 Stunning Projects
This book demonstrates how to use calligraphy techniques and creative design to produce attractive lettering for a variety of applications, both practical and artistic.
As Sure As Tomorrow Comes by Danielle and Christopher Jones
Danielle and Christopher Jones were married for better or for worse, in sickness and in health, for richer or for poorer. They just never imagined they would experience all of those things in their first few years of marriage! Unemployment. A car accident. A terrifying medical diagnosis. The loss of a loved one. The death of their 10-day-old son, Junior. Founders of the Angel Baby Network, Danielle and Christopher share their story to provide hope and inspiration for married couples and parents facing their own highs and lows.
The Crisis Book: Overcoming And Surviving Work-Life Challenges by Rick Hughes, Andrew Kinder, and Cary Cooper
This practical book offers strategies and guidance to coping with and surviving a range of crisis moments and issues that can affect your ability to perform at work. Written by expert coaches, the book can help you develop a series of competencies to manage crisis points and improve your personal resilience.
iPhone 5, SE, 6 & 7 Made Easy by Chris Smith
This handy book provides information on all the basic capabilities of iPhone 5, SE, 6, and 7. It features step-by-step guides and clear, accessible text. The beginner will learn everything they need to know and may discover some unexpected invaluable functions as a bonus.