|WE INVITE YOU||9789814286794||MIQUEL,ABELLAN||
Invitations represent the inauguration of an event or a celebration of one type or another. We Invite you is a showcase of innovative, creative and stunning invitations that have been created. This title provides readers with the inspiration when designing an invitation that allows readers to have a unique and creative invitation.
|ART OF MADAGASCAR 3-HB||9781608870752||ROBERTSON,BARBARA||
The Art of Madagascar 3 provides a fascinating look at the character designs, environment art, and special effects that make up this stunning CG movie from the artists and craftspeople at DreamWorks Animation
Paul Smith has created one of the world's most successful fashion brands
|FILMCRAFT:COSTUME DESIGN||9781907579554||LANDIS DEBORAH||
Actors often say they only really assume the identity of their character when they have donned the costumes painstakingly created for them by the costume designer. In this volume of the Filmcraft series, sixteen of the worlds greatest costume designers come together to share their inspiration and knowledge with the world. They provide insights into the challenges of building a team, working with budgets, and collaboration with production designers, actors and directors.
|FANTASY ART DRAWING SKILLS||9780764147531||MYLES,SOCAR||
Fantasy art continues to be one of the most popular genres for people who take up art for the first time. This practical guide to drawing, which is suitable for both absolute beginners and more advanced students, shows how to turn the workings of your imagination into art.
|HK $188.00||FANTASY ART|
|BEST PRACTICES FOR GRD DESIGNER,GRIDS||9789814394307||PAGE ONE||
'BEST PRACTICES FOR GRAPHIC DESIGNER, GRID, AND PAGE LAYOUT is a unique,go-to guide for designers. This book fully details the essential layout and design skills needed to succeed in this competitive industry. Illustrated with real-world assignments and case studies, this guide offers a behind-the-scenes take on the entire process and steps necessary to go from concept to final outcome, including how to overcome challenges presented along the way.
|HANDS ON||9789881943835||VICTION WORKSHOP LTD||
'We live in a changed world. Old patterns of want and desire are gradually being replaced and new values espoused. No longer content with passively accumulating the fruits of mass production, consumers are demanding a leading role in the very act of creation itself. Within this realm, simple substances are being explored anew for the permutations they can offer - be it wood, fabric or paper, that most mutable of materials.
|I BRAKE FOR YARD SALES||9781584799221||LARA SPENCER||
Good Morning America correspondent Lara Spencer is a self-confessed frugalista with a passion for shopping at yard sales, thrift shops, and estate sales, and for decorating her home and friends' homes with her fabulous finds. In I Brake for Yard Sales, Lara shares her secrets for bargain hunting and tells you where to shop, what to look for, how to pay for it, how to restore it, and finally, where to put it in your house.
|LITTLE BOOK OF BIG BREASTS-HB||9783836532143||HANSON DIAN||
So much for so little! Big endowments + small package: major savings. "Dear Sir/Madam" begins the missive from an imaginary correspondent. "I love big breasts as much as the next man, but here in Lilliput your "Big Book of Breasts" is just too ungainly for my tiny bookshelf, not to mention my Lilliputian hands.
|LITTLE BOOK OF BIG PENISES-HB||9783836532150||HANSON DIAN||
So small, yet so big Big endowments + small package: major savings. "Sirs" begins the missive from our imaginary correspondent. "It's not that I don't love your original "Big Penis Book", but that, perhaps, I love it too much.
|WIND THROUGH THE KEYHOLE-HB||9781444731705||STEPHEN KING||
For readers new to The Dark Tower, THE WIND THROUGH THE KEYHOLE is a stand-alone novel, and a wonderful introduction to the series. It is a story within a story, which features both the younger and older gunslinger Roland on his quest to find the Dark Tower. Fans of the existing seven books in the series will also delight in discovering what happened to Roland and his ka tet between the time they leave the Emerald City and arrive at the outskirts of Calla Bryn Sturgis.
|THEODORE BOONE:THE ACCUSED-HB||9781444728880||JOHN GRISHAM||
Theodore Boone is the thirteen year old who knows more about the law than most adult lawyers. He certainly never expected to be the victim of crime himself. But then his bike is vandalised, he's attacked while doing his homework and, worst of all, framed for a robbery.
|ONE SUMMER||9781447208884||BALDACCI DAVID||
This is a moving story of love, second chances and the importance of family from the Number One International Bestseller. When thirty-four-year-old ex-war veteran Jack Armstrong is told he has only weeks to live, his first concern is for his beloved wife Lizzie, and their children: baby Jackie, twelve-year-old would-be actor Cory and rebellious teenage daughter Mikki. It seems so cruel that an apparently fatal illness should claim him, a survivor of Afghanistan and Iraq, when he still has so much left to live for. On Christmas Eve, as Jack prepares to say goodbye to his family, unthinkable tragedy strikes again and Lizzie is killed in a car accident.
|HANGING HILL||9780553824360||MO HAYDER||
What if you found yourself divorced and penniless? With no skills and a teenage daughter to support? What if the only way to survive was to do things you never thought possible, to go places you never knew existed ...
|RIVER OF SMOKE||9781848547179||GHOSH AMITAV||
In September 1838 a storm blows up on the Indian Ocean and the Ibis, a ship carrying a consignment of convicts and indentured laborers from Calcutta to Mauritius, is caught up in the whirlwind. When the seas settle, five men have disappeared - two lascars, two convicts and one of the passengers.
|TIME OF MY LIFE||9780007433957||CECELIA AHERN||
Lying on Lucy Silchester's carpet one day when she returns from work is a gold envelope. Inside is an invitation – to a meeting with Life. Her life. It turns out she's been ignoring it and it needs to meet with her face to face.
|RED HOUSE||9780224096416||HADDON MARK||
After his mother's death, Richard, a newly remarried hospital consultant, decides to build bridges with his estranged sister, inviting Angela and her family for a week in a rented house on the Welsh border. Four adults and four children, a single family and all of them strangers. Seven days of shared meals, log fires, card games and wet walks.
|KILL ALEX CROSS||9780099570769||JAMES PATTERSON||
Detective Alex Cross is one of the first on the scene of the biggest case he's ever been part of. The President's son and daughter have been abducted from their school - an impossible crime, but somehow the kidnapper has done it. Alex does everything he can but is shunted to the fringes of the investigation. Someone powerful doesn't want Cross too close.
The husband-and-wife team of Sam and Remi Fargo are used to hunting for treasure, but they aren't used to hunting for people - until an investigator friend of theirs goes missing, and they promise to search for him. What they find, however, will be beyond anything they could have imagined.
|LAST BOYFRIEND-TPB||9780425246030||NORA ROBERTS||
Owen Montgomery is a busy man. He and his brothers, Beckett and Ryder, are working day and night to build an intimate Bed and Breakfast in his hometown. Owen is the organiser of the Montgomery clan, and while his brothers tease him for his compulsive list making, they have to admit that Owen has ensured the Inn BoonsBoro is about to open right on schedule. The only thing Owen didn't plan for was Avery McTavish . . .
|BREAKOUT NATIONS||9781846145568||SHARMA RUCHIR||
The argument of BREAKOUT NATIONS is that the astonishingly rapid growth over the last decade of the world's celebrated emerging markets is coming to an end. The era of easy money and easy growth is over. China, in particular, will soon slow, but its place will not necessarily be taken by Brazil, Russia or India, all of which Ruchir Sharma shows have weaknesses and difficulties often overlooked in the inflated expectations and emerging markets mania of the past decade.
|ECONOMIST STYLE GUIDE REVISED 10E||9781846686061||ECONOMIST||
This expanded tenth edition of the bestselling guide to style is based on the Economist's own updated house style manual, and is an invaluable companion for everyone who wants to communicate with the clarity, style and precision for which the Economist is renowned.
|END THIS DEPRESSION NOW||9780393088779||PAUL KRUGMAN||
The Great Recession is more than four years old - and counting. Yet, as Paul Krugman points out in this powerful volley, "Nations rich in resources, talent, and knowledge - all the ingredients for prosperity and a decent standard of living for all - remain in a state of intense pain." With characteristic lucidity and insight, Krugman pursues the questions of how bad the situation really is, how we got stuck in what can now be called a depression and above all, how we free ourselves.
|SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING:AN HOUR A DAY 2E||9781118194492||EVANS DAVE||
In the newest edition of his top-selling book, social media expert Dave Evans bypasses theory to provide you with practical, hands-on advice on developing, implementing, and measuring social media marketing campaigns. In what can be an overwhelming topic, he demystifies the jargon, dispels the myths, and helps you develop an effective, day-by-day plan.
|HK $268.00||SALES MKT|
|4 DISCIPLINES OF EXECUTION||9780857205827||COVEY SEAN||The Four Disciplines of Execution is about a simple, proven formula for reaching the goals you want to reach as a business or individual. In Covey's experience, the thing that most undermines the ability to execute goals is what he calls the Whirlwind: those urgent tasks that must be done simply to keep an organization alive. As Covey shows, the only way to execute new, important goals is to separate those goals from the Whirlwind.||HK $200.00||MANAGEMENT|
|GOOD STRATEGY BAD STRATEGY||9781846684814||RUMELT RICHARD||
Even though everyone is talking about it, there is no concept in business today more muddled than 'strategy'. Richard Rumelt, described by McKinsey Quarterly as 'a giant in the field of strategy' and 'strategy's strategist', tackles this problem head-on in a jargon-free explanation of how to develop and take action on strategy, in business, politics and beyond.
|OPIUM WAR||9780330457484||LOVELL JULIA||
In October 1839, a few months after the Chinese Imperial Commissioner, Lin Zexu, dispatched these confident words to his emperor, a cabinet meeting in Windsor voted to fight Britain's first Opium War (1839-42) with China.
|WE ARE ANONYMOUS:INSIDE THE HACKER WORLD OF LULZSEC||9780316227650||OLSON PARMY||
We Are Anonymous portrays the battle unfolding for control of the Internet era as insurgent skills and techniques for cyber and real world challenges are invented, shared and applied in a struggle with armies of governments, commerce and institutions accustomed to collusive domination.
|HK $140.00||SOCIAL SCIENCE|
|JEREMY LIN:THE REASON FOR LINSANITY||9781455523948||DALRYMPLE,TIMOTHY||
Harvard graduate Jeremy Lin recently became a New York Knicks phenomenon and he's the NBA's first American-born player of Taiwanese descent. The book will chronicle Lin's high school, college and early career in the NBA with particular emphasis on the media explosion surrounding his success as starting point guard with the Knicks. It will explore how Jeremy's Christian faith, family, education and cultural inheritance have contributed to his success. The book will also include interviews with basketball experts on Jeremy's future in the NBA, Asian-American thought leaders on the role of race in Jeremy's rise to stardom, and renowned Christian athletes and pastors on the potent combination of faith and sports.
|I SUCK AT GIRLS-HB||9780062113375||HALPERN,JUSTIN||
Fans of the #1 bestseller Sh*t My Dad Says will recognize the always-patient voice of Justin Halpern's dad as it crackles through the pages of this hysterical new book. The story begins when Justin takes his dad out to lunch to announce that he's decided to propose to his girlfriend.
|DIARY OF WIMPY KID #6 CABIN FEVER||9781419703683||KINNEY, JEFF||
Greg Heffley is in big trouble. School property has been damaged, and Greg is the prime suspect. But the crazy thing is, he's innocent. Or at least sort of. The authorities are closing in, but when a surprise blizzard hits, the Heffley family is trapped indoors. Greg knows that when the snow melts he's going to have to face the music, but could any punishment be worse than being stuck inside with your family for the holidays?
|HK $80.00||INTERMEDIATE FICTION|
Soldier boys emerged from the darkness. Guns gleamed dully. Bullet bandoliers and scars draped their bare chests. Ugly brands scored their faces. She knew why these soldier boys had come. She knew what they sought, and she knew, too, that if they found it, her best friend would surely die.
|HK $180.00||YOUNG ADULT|
|ENCHANTRESS SECRETS OF IMMORTAL NICHOLAS||9780307977663||SCOTT, MICHAEL||
Nicholas and Perenelle Flamel have one day left to live, and one job left to do. They must defend San Francisco. The monsters gathered on Alcatraz Island have been released and are heading toward the city. If they are not stopped, they will destroy everyone and everything in their path.
|HK $170.00||YOUNG AULT|
|TIME FOR KIDS ALMANAC 2013||9781603209212||HACHETTE BOOK GROUP||
Packed with facts, stats, and news from around the country and around the world, the TIME For Kids Almanac 2013 includes information on topics ranging from animals to acid rain, voting rules to video games, sports stars to space exploration-and much more. This richly designed resource features more than 800 photos, maps, lists, and timelines, and is sure to keep young readers engaged, entertained, and learning-all at once.
With more than 3.5 million subscribers, TIME For Kids is the number 1 trusted source for up-todate kid-friendly news. The 2013 almanac is a must-have for all 8- to 12-year-olds, pairing important news and indispensable info from the award-winning magazine with fascinating facts, puzzles, quizzes, and interactive sidebars.
Whether they want to learn about global warming or Grammy winners, curious kids will find exactly what they need within the colorful pages of the TIME For Kids Almanac 2013.
|HK $150.00||CHILDREN REFERENCE|
|BRINGING EVERYONE TOGETHER CHILDREN-BSET||9789881876232||CHU,YVONNE & NGAI,AGATHA||
"Bringing Everyone Together" Children Books Series helps preschool children learn to accept, appreciate ,and respect others.
|HK $98.00||EARLY AGE|
|DORK DIARIES #4 SKATING SENSATION||9780857071194||RUSSELL,RACHEL RENEE||
Nikki Maxwell isn't at all surprised to find out that her crush Brandon volunteers at a local animal shelter. He's such a sweet guy - of course he wants to help those adorable puppies! Then Brandon tells her that the shelter is in danger of closing, and Nikki knows she can't let that happen. Especially when she discovers a shocking secret about Brandon that makes keeping that shelter open more important than ever. So Nikki and her friends Chloe and Zoey enter an ice skating competition to help raise money for the shelter, but (big surprise) Mackenzie has to stick her nose in and cause trouble so that she can be the one to swoop in and save the day. No way will Nikki let that happen: She'll just have to come up with some extra creative ideas this time!
|HK $90.00||INTERMEDIATE FICTION|
|SNOW WHITE AND HUNTSMAN MOVIE TIE IN||9780316213271||BLAKE,LILY||
A breathtaking new vision of a legendary tale. Snow White is the only person in the land fairer than the evil queen who is out to destroy her. But what the wicked ruler never imagined is that the young woman threatening her reign has been training in the art of war with a huntsman who was dispatched to kill her.
|HK $130.00||YOUNG ADULT|
|PRETTY LITTLE LIARS #11 STUNNING-HB||9780062081896||SHEPARD,SARA||
In Rosewood, Pennsylvania, four stunningly beautiful girls are haunted by a very ugly past. Spencer, Aria, Hanna, and Emily want nothing more than to forget Alison DiLaurentis, their former best friend who tried to ruin their lives. But someone refuses to let her memory die. A is still out there, lurking in the shadows and digging up the pretty little liars' newest secrets.
Emily's reconnecting with an old flame, one baby step at a time. But is she headed toward true love or another bundle of heartache? Spencer's learning about the highs and lows of campus life on a trip to Princeton. Aria's seeing a whole new side to Noel's dad—and it could drive a wedge between her and Noel. And, for better or worse, Hanna's getting in touch with her inner A.
Secret by secret, lie by lie, the girls get tangled in A's dangerous web. A knows about everything, from their tiniest transgressions to the awful incident in Jamaica. Soon A will have enough ammunition to pull the trigger and end the pretty little liars, once and for all.
|HK $180.00||YOUNG ADULT|
|TIME FOR KIDS BIG BK OF WHAT-HB||9781603202411||HACHETTE BOOK GROUP||
The follow-up to the TIME For Kids BIG Book of Why and the BIG Book of How, TIME For Kids BIG Book of What presents kids 8-12 years old with answers to the kinds of intriguing questions that appeal to their sense of curiosity. Colorful graphics, spectacular photos, and clear, engaging diagrams will help answer such questions as: What is the fastest animal in the sea?; What causes acid rain?; What is the most poisonous animal?; What was the longest war on record?; What will transportation be like in the future?
Divided by subject area-from animals, the human body, and technology to sports, games, and the future-the book's photos, diagrams, art, and clear text will help kids discover the background behind the questions.
TIME For Kids BIG Book of What is a must-have book to satisfy the most curious of kids.
|HK $199.00||CHILDREN REFERENCE|
|DK EARTH 3-D POPS-HB||9781405379205||DORLING KINDERSLEY||
Discover our beautiful Earth with incredible augmented reality animations.
Astonishing images literally pop-up from the pages of Earth: 3-D Pops, revealing our planet inside and out. Watch and learn about our natural history and how all the rocks and gemstones, mountains, oceans, and life on Earth came into being with these 3-D digital animations. It's so simple - just hold up the page to a web-cam to activate the animation on screen. Augmented reality boxes indicate where you can find the next one.
Packed with detailed facts, stats and figures about the Earth. Sift through the information then watch as the dramatic processes at work on our planet are revealed and nature erupts on screen. You won't believe your eyes!
|HK $219.00||CHILDREN REFERENCE|
|世界大恐慌: 自由資本主義的全面崩盤瓦解||9789862721025||伊恩．布雷默 Ian Bremmer||