A small book packed with bits of history and references to artists and people of note who visited or made their homes in New Mexico. This tribute to "The Land of Enchantment" with its beautiful and colorful images is an entertaining book to peruse.
This should be a great find for all baseball fans who loved Babe Ruth. There are copious photos along with artwork and quotes from those who knew him. It will leave you smiling at this man who rose from such humble beginnings to become a name on everyone's lips.
A great photo essay book for the James Bond fan! Photographer, Greg Williams has put together an interesting tome of photos taken during the filming of Casino Royale in 2006. The format is unique and the super-generous number of images literally burst forth from its pages. Captivating!
A book for children, the clever word "Bunnicula" caught my attention and that there was a cat and dog involved as well, had me quickly deciding to order and read the book. Why not? I'm retired. I have time.
The premise is that there is a vampire rabbit that mysteriously gets out of his cage every night and raids the refrigerator, draining the vegetables of their precious fluids and leaving them white as bone. Chester the cat feels he must save the household - Hey! What might the rabbit turn to next for draining?? - and with the clumsy assistance of the family dog, Harold, he makes his way in solving the crisis.
Were my children younger, I would definitely buy this first book in the Bunnicula series. It has humor and imagination spilling out of its pages in large portions. The illustrations are nicely done, too.
There are a lot of books available on cats, but this one was thoughtfully put together with marvelous illustrations and some endearing 'bits' about cats in general. I am afraid this little volume stays on my shelf!
This children's booklet is profusely illustrated with great Victorian-style artwork and has a number of stories and poems to read to your youngster. The book itself is shaped like a cat... another kid-pleaser!
This is a fascinating book that answers so many common questions asked about the companion cat: "Why do cats purr?", "Why do cats keep crying to be let out and then cry to be let in again?", and "Why does a cat like being stroked?", just to name a few.
Author, Desmond Morris has surprise answers for all of us and his writing is easily read without a touch of being pedantic.