Author: Esther Konrad
Hier werden die Symbole und Smileys aus der digitalen Welt gehäkelt. Einfache runde gelbe Bälle bei denen mit Filz und Stickerei die Gesichter gestaltet werden. Simple Grundanleitung und viele Erklärungen sind vorhanden. Es gibt u.a. auch Tier-Emojis (z.B. Hund), Herz, Sonne und den Hundehaufen.
How to Speak Emoji
Author: Fred Benenson
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing
Text the pizza emoji with a question mark, and you've got dinner sorted out. Don't know what to use when you're running late, or when you want to organize a fun night out? How to Speak Emoji will help you win at texting. Featuring everyday greetings, pickup lines, workplace expressions, and tried-and-true insults, this book is perfect for the novice user or those looking to test their knowledge. With a collection of useful and hilarious phrases and a handy dictionary to demonstrate what the emojis really mean, you’ll never feel out of your depth again - or make the embarrassing mistake of putting an eggplant symbol next to a peach. Includes sections such as everyday greetings, in the workplace, in relationships and asking for help and directions, as well as how to translate song titles and film quotes, this is your complete guide to the bright new world of the emoji.
Author: Debbie Bliss
Publisher: Lark Books (NC)
Knitting's gone to the dogs—and it's adorable! There's something for every size pup in this collection of 22 whimsical knitwear designs. The fun selection includes a classic cabled Aran pullover to keep Fido warm on cold winter days, while the “Sherlock Bones” matching cape and hat will make a bloodhound out of any breed. These are what every well-dressed dog will wear!
A Long Way to Shiloh
Author: Lionel Davidson
Publisher: Faber & Faber
Casper Laing, the young, fiery and brilliant Professor of Semitic Languages, is asked to decipher an ancient parchment found in Israel. Piecing together its mysterious fragments, his translation soon reveals directions to a shrouded location. Believed to be the secret hiding place of the True Menorah, an ancient and priceless Jewish candelabrum, the Jordanians and Israelis begin a frantic race to claim the prize. Surrounded by violent and treacherous rivals, Casper is enjoined on a deadly adventure deep into the burning Negev desert. A Long Way to Shiloh (1966), Lionel Davidson's third novel, was a Book Society Choice and won the Crime Writers' Association Gold Dagger Award as well as the Crime Critics' Award for Best Thriller of the Year. Published in the USA as The Menorah Men, it was a no. 1 bestseller on both sides of the Atlantic. It further cemented his reputation as one of the pre-eminent genre writers of his generation, and was described by the Guardian as 'first-rate' and by the New York Times as 'a supple delight in which learning, wit and style are beautifully integrated.'
Among the Lemon Trees
Author: Nadia Marks
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
For fans of Victoria Hislop's Cartes Postales from Greece comes Among the Lemon Trees, the debut novel from Nadia Marks. Anna thought her marriage to Max would last forever. Having raised two happy children together, she looked forward to growing old with the man she loved. But when a revelation from her husband just before their wedding anniversary shakes her entire world, she's left uncertain of what the future holds. Needing time to herself, Anna takes up an offer from her widowed father to spend the summer on the small Aegean island of his birth, unaware that a chance discovery of letters in her aunt's house will unleash a host of family secrets. Kept hidden for sixty years, they reveal a tumultuous family history, beginning in Greece at the beginning of the twentieth century and ending in Naples at the close of the Second World War. Confronted by their family's long-buried truths, both father and daughter are shaken by the discovery and Anna begins to realize that if she is to ever heal the present, she must first understand the past . . .
Sewing Machine Basics
Author: Jane Bolsover
Publisher: CICO Books
In the climate of “make do and mend,” sales of sewing machines have soared, but many are only accompanied by a difficult-to-understand technical manual. Here, Jane Bolsover provides a comprehensive guide for beginners. Starting with an essential overview of the sewing machine, learn how to thread it and wind bobbins, why tension is important, and which needles to choose. There's information on the basic sewing kit you will need, plus advice on which fabrics to choose and how to cut out. The chapters then build into a complete sewing course, and at the end of each chapter is a simple project to consolidate the skills you have just mastered. The projects include items for the home, including a cushion cover and a lampshade, stylish accessories, such as bags and scarves, plus great clothing basics, such as an A-line skirt and a simple shift dress. Also included at the back of the book are two full-size pull-out paper pattern sections.
Author: Cathy Bramley
Publisher: Random House
Bestseller Wickham Hall was originally published as a four-part serial. This is the complete story in one package. Seeking: Events Co-ordinator – highly organised, a good communicator with an ability to adapt to the unexpected ... Holly has her life all planned out, she’s pretty sure everything can be confined to a clipboard or a to-do list. A perfect candidate to plan events at Wickham Hall – the beautiful country manor that rests at the heart of the village. Holly has always felt an unusual kinship with the old house. It might just be the place where Holly can uncover the secrets of the past and find out who she truly is. In the meantime, there’s lots to plan at Wickham Hall; family weddings, summer festivals and Christmas grottos litter the calendar. But life and love can still surprise you... Something Holly learns when sparks fly with her new boss Ben and it seems nothing can extinguish the flames of desire... Life just isn’t as easy to organise as an event at Wickham Hall (and even those don’t always run smoothly...). Can Holly learn to let go, live in the moment and enjoy the unexpected? After all, life is what happens when you’re making plans... A charming and romantic story certain to make you smile - perfect for fans of Carole Matthews, Trisha Ashley and Katie Fforde. Your favourite authors have loved reading Cathy Bramley: ‘Engaging characters, a stately home and a sweeping romance. This is delightful!’ Katie Fforde ‘Delightfully warm with plenty of twists and turns’ Trisha Ashley 'A witty, laugh-out-loud romantic comedy' Miranda Dickinson
Alan and Naomi
Author: Myron Levoy
In New York in the 1940s, a boy tries to befriend a girl traumatized by Nazi brutality in France.
I'll See You in Paris
Author: Michelle Gable
"Michelle Gable's I'll See You in Paris winds together the lives of three women born generations apart, but who face similar struggles of love and heartbreak. After losing her fiancé in the Vietnam War, nineteen-year-old Laurel Haley takes a job in England, hoping the distance will mend her shattered heart. Laurel expects the pain might lessen but does not foresee the beguiling man she meets or that they'll go to Paris, where the city's magic will take over and alter everything Laurel believes about love. Thirty years later, Laurel's daughter Annie is newly engaged and an old question resurfaces: who is Annie's father and what happened to him? Laurel has always been vague about the details and Annie's told herself it doesn't matter. But with her impending marriage, Annie has to know everything. Why won't Laurel tell her the truth? The key to unlocking Laurel's secrets starts with a mysterious book about an infamous woman known as the Duchess of Marlborough. Annie's quest to understand the Duchess, and therefore her own history, takes her from a charming hamlet in the English countryside, to a decaying estate kept behind barbed wire, and ultimately to Paris where answers will be found at last"--
The Circle of Power
Author: Sheri Winn
Publisher: Piccadilly Books
Each of the Sprite sisters has come in to her magical powers on her ninth birthday. And now that Ariel is nine their circle of power is complete. Each girl has a special magic - Flame, the oldest at fourteen, has the element of fire, Marina, of water, Ash, earth, and now Ariel, air. They inherited these powers from their grandmother and must keep them a secret and only use them for good - not evil.
Author: Charles Voth
With the fast-paced growth of social media that spawned a world of instant messaging, it was only a matter of time before a faster, more immediate form of communication would emerge. Enter emojis, the tiny icons that are an inherent component of today's communication and media that s growing in size and use every day with people of all ages using them to express ideas, feelings, and attitudes in quick, short messages. Now, with the help of Charles Voth, a crochet and knitting professional, transferring these playful icons to clothing and other 3-dimensional crocheted items is a natural continuation of the emoji craze in our culture. Emoji Crochet will appeal to crocheters of all ages because each project captures the joy of the emoji trend while sending a personalized message. Among the diverse selection of projects, there are several grandparents will want to make for their grandchildren; ones that younger crocheters will want to make and collect; and plenty for any crafter looking to give the ideal gift to a loved family member or friends, The projects ranging from blankets, mittens, and scarves to backpacks, earrings, and pillows -- will be appropriate for beginners and beyond"
My Crochet Laces
Author: Yoko Suzuki
Publisher: Japan Publications
Offers graphs, diagrams, and instructions for creating a variety of crochet doilies, centerpieces, bedspreads, mats, runners, and pillows.
Author: Anna Hrachovec
Publisher: Clarkson Potter
Collects dozens of whimsical patterns for miniature knitted characters that can be used as wearables, gifts and decorations and created in less than an hour each, in a guide for advanced-beginner to intermediate knitters that also shares guidelines for converting small patterns into a larger toys. Original.
Author: Juan Tubert-Oklander, Reyna Hernandez de Tubert
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Annotation "In Britain, group analysis developed as a group-centred approach of both therapeutic and non-therapeutic groups, from the foundational work of S.H. Foulkes. But there has been another, independent, Latin-American school of group analysis, which originated."