Master the harsh, guttural language of Klingon with this indispensable audio phrasebook. This amusing and enlightening primer on ill-tempered and proud Klingon culture uses a built-in sound module to teach readers an array of crucial compliments (You bludgeon divinely."), toasts ("Today is a good da..
Relearn the essential rules of the English language, from grammar and punctuation to sentence construction. Also includes parts of speech and how to improve your spelling and vocabulary. I Used To Know That: English is an accessible yet fun way to revisit the English language while enjoying a walk d..
This guide to all things Kiwi written especially for tourists and new immigrants is now available in this compact mini version in Chinese. Common Kiwi slang words, sporting codes, celebrations, famous inventions, and quirky facts and figures complete the picture...
Fire Up Your Creativity with Spontaneous Art, Wild Writing, and Inventive Thinking Using words, drawing, collage, and observation-based list-making, award-winning author Emily K. Neuburger highlights the many paths into journaling. Her 60 interactive writing prompts and art how-tos help you to expa..
The quirky inspiration of the 642 Series takes on a new form in this collection of fun and thought-provoking lists. Filling out these lists will provide hours of entertainment and inspiration, whether the journaler is looking for a creative way to pass the time, an opportunity for self-reflection, o..
Pronounce and understand Maori place names with the new fourth edition of Reeds classic guide to meanings and origins of names across New Zealand. Updated and with maps showing principal names, the new Maori Place Names also reproduces the beautiful illustrations from the original 1950 edition...
tsundoku: (noun, Japanese) buying books and not reading them; letting books pile up unread on shelves or floors or nightstands tartle: (verb, Scots) to hesitate while introducing or meeting someone because you have forgotten their name hoppipolla: (compound verb, Icelandic) jumping into puddles ..
Every writer knows that as rewarding as the creative process is, it can often be a bumpy road. Have hope and keep at it! Designed to kick-start creativity, this handsome handbook from the executive director of National Novel Writing Month gathers a wide range of insights and advice for writers at an..
A miniature version of the successful Pictorial Webster's, this pocket-sized volume features an abridged selection of gems from the larger edition, curated again by fine-press bookmaker John M. Carrera...
Who is allowed access to a crime scene? What happens when a body is discovered? Will a blood transfusion alter DNA? How can the distribution of gunshot residue inform your plot? The Real CSI - A Forensic Handbook for Crime Writers answers these questions and more in a unique and exclusive insight i..