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Shelter in the Southwest - Early Dwellings of the Borderlands
By Agnesa Reeve-Kidney
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,560. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
The prospect of building a house must have been daunting for early nineteenth century newcomers to the desert regions—no timber or stone, no iron hinges or window glass—a hundred things that seem necessities. It was here that residents already settled provided a model in the adobe house. Reeve-Kidney meticulously documents this fascinating chapter of of architectural history.
West Virginia Covered Bridges
By Harold Stiver
Series: Covered Bridges of North America, Book 16. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,640. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
A Source book for Photographers and Explorers Descriptions to all of West Virginia's 17 Remaining Historic Covered Bridges, as well as photos of them. GPS Positions and written directions. Photo tips for each bridge. A short history of Covered Bridges in North America and a review of the various Truss Types.
Virginia Covered Bridges
By Harold Stiver
Series: Covered Bridges of North America, Book 15. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
A Source book for Photographers and Explorers Descriptions to all of Virginia 8 Remaining Historic Covered Bridges, as well as photos of them. GPS Positions and written directions. Photo tips for each bridge. A short history of Covered Bridges in North America and a review of the various Truss Types.
Watercolour Workshop - Batik Water Lily
By Amanda Spencer
Price: $5.77 USD. Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
An illustrated step by step guide to producing a watercolour batik painting.
50 Years of Ghost Movies
By Staci Layne Wilson
Price: Free! Words: 37,510. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Covering the classics from 1935 to 1985, 50 Years of Ghost Movies clearly shows the evolution of the genre from all its facets, including comedy, suspense, mystery, and horror. Each film listed in chronological order by year, and alphabetized for easy reference is described in flash-format with a brief synopsis, while others are spotlighted and reviewed in full.
Sock Monkey Baby Booties Crochet Pattern
By Lori Stade
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting
This is a crochet pattern for making sock monkey baby booties. They are crocheted using worsted weight yarn. Pattern is easy to read, with step by step instructions. The booties will fit a 3 to 9 month old baby. The sole of the bootie measures approximately 4 inches.
Strung Out To Die
By Tonya Kappes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,810. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Holly Harper's life is finally getting back on the right track after her divorce from "what's his name." When Doug ends up dead on the floor of The Beaded Dragonfly with a string of cat eye beads around his neck, it’s up to Holly to figure out who is framing her.
Richmond Lace Infinity Scarf Crochet Pattern
By Deja Jetmir
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 760. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting
Skill Level: Easy This women’s scarf is made with one skein of a self striping sock yarn and can be worn in many different ways. A simple pattern made from chains and double crochets you will want to make one for every friend you have. This piece is great for anytime of year. Stitch Diagram Included
All Ages Newsboy Cap Crochet Pattern
By Deja Jetmir
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,010. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting
Skill level: Easy This newsboy cap is the perfect accessory to any outfit. It is great in cold weather will it will keep your head and ears warm and great in the hot weather to block out the sun. This pattern includes sizes from baby all the way to adult male. (14", 16", 18", 20", and 22" circumference included). You can make one for every member of the family.
Manual do Cravador
By R Barbin
Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 13,520. Language: Portuguese. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - General
O Manual do Cravador reúne instruções e procedimentos para técnicas clássicas, cravado grãos em direto, com recorte, à inglesa, garras, baguetes e outros; explica também, com o apoio de detalhes ilustrados, as técnicas mais atuais como a preparação mecânica ou a cravação invisível.
Tree of Love Heirloom Afghan Crochet Pattern
By Deja Jetmir
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,840. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting
Skill level: Easy This tree of love afghan represents a family tree that continually grows with the passage of time and growth of love. Either made for a newlywed couple or a new addition to the family, this afghan can be passed down through the ages as the family tree grows. Finished Measurements: 36" x 64" The afghan includes full written instructions as well as chart instructions.
Hootie Who Owl Ornament Crochet Pattern
By Deja Jetmir
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,910. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting
Skill level: Intermediate These cute little hanging owls are great for decorating just about anything. Trees, purses, backpacks, the places you can put these are endless. With basic increases and decreases you can make one of these up super quick. Finished Measurements: 2.5" x 2.5" or change yarn size and make them bigger.
Lets the clothes do the talking Vintage Erotica Vol 2,
By Colin Jones
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 840. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
Erotica in photography was taking on different directions.Vintage, classic and retro Erotica. Society changed as did culture and fashion. Volume 2 has a quick look at the change in erotica and what was been worn at the time.
First Steps in Letterpress
By David Hughes
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 8,390. Language: British English. Published: December 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - General
Aimed at the beginner who would like to start printing from home “First Steps in Letterpress” runs through the purchase, setting up and running of a table-top platen press. It gives the beginner an idea of the range of products that can be produced using the letterpress process, and the various methods of producing them. Traditional typesetting, photo polymer and lino printing are covered.
Painting A Pathway Home
By Ross G. Drago
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,550. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
Painting is a pathway to self realization.Each aspect of the painting process, color,form, texture holds its own unique spiritual meaning. Ross G. Drago carefully expresses this meaning and shares a lifetime of painting insights in Painting a Pathway Home.Regardless of your painting style,the words contained in this book will deepen your relationship to painting and bring you closer to your self.
Susan's Small Animal Crochet Collection with New Patterns!
By Susan Kennedy
Price: $6.59 USD. Words: 13,220. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework General
This ebook is a crochet pattern set for Susan's animal appliques! You'll find instructions for 13 animals worked in thread crochet. Lots of photos of projects in progress, crochet diagrams and detailed descriptions make this a great crochet resource.
Animal Movies Guide
By Staci Layne Wilson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 156,090. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
Designed especially for animal-loving movie buffs, this all-inclusive film reference contains 90 complete reviews of movies in which a primary character is an animal (genres include animated, western, horror, comedy, drama, and more). There are flash reviews and synopses of nearly 1,000 animal movies spanning from the 1920s to the present.
Candy Cane Holder Crochet Pattern
By Lori Stade
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 760. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting
This is a holder for a candy cane that can be either a Christmas tree ornament or a package decoration. It makes a nice last minute gift for a co-worker or friend. Size when finished: height 7”, width 2”. You will need worsted weight yarn, size H US, 5 mm or 6 UK/CAD hook, silk ribbon and 8mm to 14mm faceted beads. Pattern is easy to read, with step by step instructions.
Me Being Anonymous: A Book of Cursed Poem and Verse
By Tracy Renee Jones
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 17,310. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
Scribbling poems in notebooks has always been how Tracy Renee Jones has expressed her innermost feelings. Those notebooks remained hidden and were later destroyed but the love of words remained. After a series of life changing events, TRJ returned to writing to process her feelings. Those feelings opened a door back into the realm of self expression and lyrical verse found in this book.
Five Star
By Paul Powici
Price: Free! Words: 480. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
(5.00 from 1 review)
A book of my favorite photographic images, mostly in black and white. These are the images that I have given a high "score" to in my editing program.