New Arrivals - Arts, needlework, and recreation
"Gripping murder mysteries face Detective Constable Rachel Bailey and her partner, Detective Constable Janet Scott, in this series from award-winning writer Sally Wainwright. Beyond their defense of the law, these two tough women are battling challenges in their personal lives as well. Bailey is noisy, argumentative, and single, while the more subtle Scott is a wife and mother. Join this witty detective duo as they solve complex crimes while they seek balance in their equally challenging personal lives"--From publisher description.
"... follows the tenacious Detective Chief Inspector Alan Banks and his headstrong partner, Annie Cabbott"--From publisher description.
"With no more than three skeins of the most beautiful wool available, advanced beginners can knit 30 stunning projects--hats, bags, cowls, shawlettes, shrugs, toys, and even a lacy cardigan and empire-waist top. Sumptuous, vivid Noro yarns are synonymous with unmatched color and luxury, and this collection by major knitwear designers features perennial favorites Kureyon, Silk Garden, and Taiyo, as well as the newly available Ayatori and Mossa"--From publisher's description.
Traces the passionate and sometimes volatile relationship between Joe DiMaggio and Marilyn Monroe, covering their sensational 1954 elopement and the troubles that led to their divorce nine months later.
"The Art of Cycling dismantles the bicycling experience and slides it under the microscope, piece by piece. Its primary concern is safety, but this book goes well beyond the usual tips and how-to, diving in to the realms of history, psychology, sociology, and economics"-- Provided by publisher.
"... renowned coach Bill Ramseyer shares the expertise and insights that have guided his teams and players to success at every level of the sport. With instruction for every key technique and tactic, as well as accompanying drills and special tips for executing them when the game is on the line, you'll find all the tools you need to develop the skills, discipline, and consistency for winning football week after week"---From publisher description.
Overview: The best-selling guide on the essentials of the game is bigger, better, and more comprehensive than ever. Solid blocking, sure tackling, proper footwork, precise routes, correct coverage angles, and synchronized body movements-these basic techniques are all essential to winning football. Football Skills & Drills is your guide to success, explaining how to teach key skills and consistent execution to players in offensive, defensive, and special-teams positions. You will benefit from the same techniques used by top college and professional teams, along with a complete arsenal of 114 drills. From quarterback rollouts for winning touchdowns to block-shedding maneuvers for drive-stopping sacks, Football Skills & Drills translates technical instruction into on-field application, depicting exactly how each pass, pattern, route, catch, block, tackle, and kick is performed. Gridiron champions are made on the practice field. Football Skills & Drills serves as a great foundation in your quest for a title.
In this technical guide, Giovanni Civardi imparts a thorough and intelligent understanding of how to draw the human body. Written with clarity and enthusiasm and using numerous examples of his own work as teaching aids, he provides a firm grounding in observation, anatomy, proportion, body structure, perspective, and composition.
The follow up to the bestselling Glamorous Rooms, Glamorous Retreats takes readers inside Jan Showers' luxurious interiors -- beautiful vacation locales across North America and the Caribbean.
"The arrival of the original X-Men in the present sent shockwaves through the Marvel Universe, but we've only seen the effects on Earth, until now! When an alien race discovers that Jean Grey, host of the destructive Phoenix Force, is back on Earth, they decide to hold her accountable for the heinous acts of Dark Phoenix! Now it's up to the spacefaring Guardians of the Galaxy to help the all-new X-Men save Jean Grey from twisted intergalactic justice! A surprise ally from one character's past comes to help, but is that enough against the most powerful army in the Universe?"--From publisher description.
An illustrated guide to pottery and porcelain collectibles. Features representative individual listings, covering all the major collectible categories of English, European, Asian, and American ceramics from the 18th century to the late 20th century.
"Woody Paige and Mike Klis, national award winning, veteran sportswriters for The Denver Post, chronicle one of the most exhilarating, and ultimately heartbreaking, football seasons in history. How did the most prolific offense of all time, led by arguably the greatest quarterback to ever play the game, wind up helplessly lost at sea? Paige, as columnist for The Post and a commentator for ESPN, has covered the Broncos since 1974 and through all 7 of their Super Bowls. Klis, the 2014 recipient of the Associated Press Sports Editor's Breaking News Award, has been the Broncos beat writer since 2005.Together, they go behind the scenes of the Broncos, from its conception alongside the AFL, through the arrival of legendary John Elway, to the mystifying Tim Tebow, all leading up to Peyton Manning's unparalleled success and harsh defeat"--Page  of cover.