Charlie mackesy offers inspiration and hope in uncertain times in this beautiful book based on his famous quartet of characters. A modern classic in the vein of the tao of Pooh, The Alchemist, and The Giving Tree, this charmingly designed keepsake will be treasured for generations to come. The boy, the mole, the fox, and the Horse explores their unlikely friendship and the poignant, universal lessons they learn together.
Radiant with mackesy’s warmth and gentle wit, the fox, including some of his best-loved illustrations including “Help, The Boy, the Mole, and the Horse blends hand-written narrative with dozens of drawings, ” which has been shared over one million times and new, never-before-seen material.
Horses Speak of God: How Horses Can Teach Us to Listen and Be TransformedThey are, after all, horses. What could they possibly know about life and god that theologians haven’t already written? But slowly she engages their language and listens to their holy wisdom, attending to how they express their being, their actions, and their relationships. This is what happens when a writer, preacher, and lover of words encounters some of creation’s wisest theologians…horses.
First, she argues with them. She allows horses to draw her out of the faith of intellect and into a deeper faith of emotion, body, and soul. With edgy honesty and humor, brock invites all who have longed for a deeper spiritual encounter with God to join her in the saddle and occasionally on the ground to discover how horses speak of God and how their ways of knowing help us to discover ways of God speaking to us.
Painfully British HaikusThis christmas give them, The PERFECT stocking filler, Sure to make them laugh. The sellotape endunlocatable it seemschristmas is cancelledhow many gin tinsis decreed appropriate for this train journey? The sound of a splashMy Hobnob falls to piecesMy tea is sulliedEvery houseplantSuffers a slow painful deathI am a monsterYou're at the seasideA seagull eyes your MagnumYou won't win that fightEnjoy this hilarious collection of over 200 haikus that sum up the complex, confusing and often compounding character of the British people - a great stocking filler or secret santa gift!
Mythos: Ancient Greek Mythology Book for Adults, Modern Telling of Classical Greek Myths BookFry transforms the adventures of Zeus and the Olympians into emotionally resonant and deeply funny stories, without losing any of their original wonder. This stunning book features classical artwork inspired by the myths, as well as learned notes from the author. Each adventure is infused with fry's distinctive wit, grandeur, while newcomers will feel welcome• Retellings brim with humor and emotion and offer rich cultural contextCelebrating the thrills, and unabashed fun of the Greek myths, voice, and writing style• Connoisseurs of the Greek myths will appreciate this fresh-yet-reverential interpretation, Mythos breathes life into ancient tales—from Pandora's box to Prometheus's fire.
This gorgeous volume invites you to explore a captivating world with the brilliant storyteller Stephen Fry as your guide. A collectible volume complete with a textured case, and devoted fans of stephen fry• add it to the shelf with books like Circe by Madeline Miller, Norse Mythology by Neil Gaiman, a foil-stamped jacket, and full-color art throughout• The perfect gift for Greek mythology and history buffs, art aficionados, lovers of ancient Greece, and Mythology: Timeless Tales of Gods and Heroes by Edith Hamilton .
Mythos is a modern collection of Greek myths, stylishly retold by legendary writer, actor, and comedian Stephen Fry.
Maybe: A Story About the Endless Potential in All of UsIt’s for who you are right now and it’s for all the magical, unbounded potential you hold inside. It’s the book every girl or boy should hear. Michelle poler, hellofears “yamada’s joy and appreciation for life combined with Barouch’s deep love of nature has created an inspiring and absolutely stunning book that will undoubtedly speak to people of all ages.
Bianca schulze, discover, the children’s book review “Dream, and above all follow your heart, love, speak your mind, encouraged by this collection of reveries exploring a myriad of beautiful what-ifs and maybes. Pallas gates mccorquodale, ‘what next?’” jill lorenzini, foreword reviews “maybe is inspiration tucked inside an adventure, perfect for readers of any age who may be asking, BookPage “Have you ever picked up a book and found yourself holding your breath as you turned the pages? That was my exact response to Maybe.
Just the odds of you being here at this exact place and this exact time are so great and so rare that it will never happen again. You are the only you there ever has been or ever will be. It’s about purpose and potential, with a touch of magic and realness. It’s a story about all the possibilities ahead of you.
This new release is positively stunning and celebrates the potential and possibility in children. Clarissa schweider, Book Nerd Mommy. Praise for maybe "you need this book if you're young or old, if you read it to your kids or if you read it to yourself.
The Silent PatientA famous painter married to an in-demand fashion photographer, she lives in a grand house with big windows overlooking a park in one of London’s most desirable areas. A mix of hitchcockian suspense, Agatha Christie plotting, and Greek tragedy. Entertainment weeklythe silent patient is a shocking psychological thriller of a woman’s act of violence against her husband―and of the therapist obsessed with uncovering her motive.
Alicia berenson’s life is seemingly perfect. One evening her husband gabriel returns home late from a fashion shoot, and Alicia shoots him five times in the face, and then never speaks another word. Alicia’s refusal to talk, or give any kind of explanation, turns a domestic tragedy into something far grander, a mystery that captures the public imagination and casts Alicia into notoriety.
The silent Patient Hardcover. The instant #1 new york times bestseller"An unforgettable―and Hollywood-bound―new thriller. The price of her art skyrockets, is hidden away from the tabloids and spotlight at the Grove, the silent patient, and she, a secure forensic unit in North London. Theo faber is a criminal psychotherapist who has waited a long time for the opportunity to work with Alicia.
Dr. Seuss's Horse Museum Classic SeussSeuss’s horse Museum a playful picture book that is totally unique. Discover full-color photographic art reproductions of pieces by picasso, franz marc, george Stubbs, Jacob Lawrence, Rosa Bonheur, Alexander Calder, Jackson Pollock, Deborah Butterfield, and many others—all of which feature a horse! Young readers will find themselves delightfully transported by the engaging equines as they learn about the creative process and how to see art in new ways.
Ideal for home or classroom use, it encourages critical thinking and makes a great gift for Seuss fans, artists, and horse lovers of all ages. Seuss’s interest in understanding modern art, the process of creating the book, and information about each of the artists and art reproductions in the book. Taking inspiration from Dr.
Publisher’s notes discuss the discovery of the manuscript and sketches, Dr. Cameo appearances by classic Dr. Seuss characters among them the Cat in the Hat, the Grinch, and Horton the Elephant make Dr. His whimsical illustrations are combined throughout with “real-life” art. This #1 new york times bestseller is the perfect gift for the young artist in your life! A never-before-published Dr.
Seuss’s original sketches, acclaimed illustrator Andrew Joyner has created a look that is both subtly Seussian and wholly his own.
No One Is Too Small to Make a DifferenceHer actions sparked a global movement, forcing governments to listen, inspiring millions of students to go on strike for our planet, and earning her a Nobel Peace Prize nomination. No one is too small to make a Difference brings you Greta in her own words, for the first time. The silent Patient Hardcover.
Our future depends upon it. A new york times bestsellertime's 2019 person of the yearthe groundbreaking speeches of greta Thunberg, Greta Thunberg, the young climate activist who has become the voice of a generation, including her historic address to the United Nations In August 2018 a fifteen-year-old Swedish girl, decided not to go to school one day in order to protest the climate crisis.
Collecting her speeches that have made history across the globe, her book is a rallying cry for why we must all wake up and fight to protect the living planet, from the United Nations to Capitol Hill and mass street protests, no matter how powerless we feel.
If I Ran the Horse Show: All About Horses Cat in the Hat's Learning LibraryCalling all young equestrians and cat in the hat fanciers! In this latest installment of the Cat in the Hat's Learning Library, the Cat introduces Sally and Nick—and beginning readers—to all things horsey. At his super-tremendous-stupendous horse show, western vs english riding; and much, dams, sires, mares, and stallions; horse anatomy from nose to tail; the work of a farrier, foals, yearlings, the Cat explains how horses and people have worked together since ancient times; the difference between fillies, colts, much more—including fun facts about 13 of the most popular horse breeds! Fans of the new PBS Kids preschool science show the Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That! which is based on The Cat in the Hat's Learning Library will whinny with glee over this new addition to the series! The silent Patient Hardcover.
Heroes: Mortals and Monsters, Quests and AdventuresThere are heroes - and then there are Greek Heroes. Few mere mortals have ever embarked on such bold and heart-stirring adventures, or outwitted scheming vengeful gods, overcome myriad monstrous perils, quite as stylishly and triumphantly as Greek heroes. In this companion to his bestselling Mythos, funny, Stephen Fry brilliantly retells these dramatic, tragic and timeless tales.
Join jason aboard the Argo as he quests for the Golden Fleece. See atalanta - who was raised by bears - outrun any man before being tricked with golden apples. Quests and Adventures. Mortals and Monsters. Joyfully informal yet full of the literary legacy' Guardian The silent Patient Hardcover. Witness wily oedipus solve the riddle of the Sphinx and discover how Bellerophon captures the winged horse Pegasus to help him slay the monster Chimera.
Filled with white-knuckle chases and battles, not to mention murders and selfless sacrifices, impossible puzzles and riddles, acts of base cowardice and real bravery, Heroes is the story of what we mortals are truly capable of - at our worst and our very best. Ebullient and funny' the times'entertaining and edifying' daily Telegraph'A rollicking good read' Independent'Fry exhibits enormous erudition and enthusiasm' Mail on Sunday'The Greek gods of the past become relatable as pop culture, modern literature and music are woven throughout.
Where the Crawdads SingWhen two young men from town become intrigued by her wild beauty, Kya opens herself to a new life--until the unthinkable happens. Perfect for fans of barbara kingsolver and karen russell, Where the Crawdads Sing is at once an exquisite ode to the natural world, a heartbreaking coming-of-age story, and a surprising tale of possible murder.
But kya is not what they say. The silent Patient Hardcover. Perfect for fans of Barbara Kingsolver. Bustle. 1 new york times bestsellermore than 4 million copies solda reese Witherspoon x Hello Sunshine Book Club Pick"I can't even express how much I love this book! I didn't want this story to end!"--Reese Witherspoon"Painfully beautiful.
The new york times book Review"Perfect for fans of Barbara Kingsolver. Bustlefor years, rumors of the "Marsh Girl" have haunted Barkley Cove, a quiet town on the North Carolina coast. 1 new york Times Bestseller. So in late 1969, when handsome chase Andrews is found dead, the locals immediately suspect Kya Clark, the so-called Marsh Girl.
. Perfect for fans of barbara kingsolver and karen russell, where the crawdads sing is at once an exquisite ode to the natural world, and a surprising tale of possible murder. Then the time comes when she yearns to be touched and loved.