Ahumorous miscellany chronicling man’s need for a small space all his ownA collection of shed facts, shed humor, shed features, shed design, shed maintenance, and more, this wittybook coversevery aspect of the shed experience.Inventor Trevor Baylis thought up the clockwork radio in a shed, George Bernard Shaw wrote” Pygmalion” in one, and Dylan Thomas would…


Packed with stunning colour photographs, The Woodland Year is an intimate month-by-month journey through Ben Laws yearly cycle of work, his naturally attuned lifestyle and his deep understanding of the wood in which he lives. Each month includes guest contributions from woodlanders in other parts of England and Wales. The Woodland Year provides a fascinating…


This is a practical and engaging guide to transforming an ordinary backyard into a productive farm. Step-by-step instructions are provided for 10 projects including green houses, beehives, rabbit hutches, raised beds, potting sheds, trellises, fences, and more. Each detailed plan is accompanied by the author’s clear, instructive drawings. More than just a manual, the book…


For Asperkids, home is both their protected lair and their launch pad into success in a neurotypical world. Jennifer O’Toole provides parents with all the help they need in planning their home environment to encourage their Asperkid superheroes to soar. The Asperkid’s Launch Pad is a visually-led guide to preparing a home environment that supports…


The Encyclopedia of Woodworking Techniques is the essential reference guide for the home woodworker or carpenter. Those who have discovered the magic of working with wood will appreciate the practical and informative advice compiled in this fully illustrated and comprehensive volume. Clear photography and step by step instructions enable the reader to tackle everything from…


A Selection of the Scientific American Book Club Explaining why antifreeze is a component of toothpaste and how salt works in shampoo, this fascinating handbook delves into the chemistry of everyday household products. Decoding more than 150 cryptic ingredients, the guide explains each component’s structural formula, offers synonymous names, and describes its common uses. This…