Hornby is a household name with a history that goes back over 80 years. This book looks at the Hornby range in depth, and shows how Hornby models can be used to build a model railway layout to suit the space available and all levels of modelling skill. Now completely revised and updated, it is packed with hints and tips for e... read more
The second book in the popular Codeword series: featuring 150 new Codewords -- the utterly addictive word puzzle which features daily in Times2. This cracker of a puzzle is the perfect alternative to knowledge-based crosswords (you either know it or you don't, right?) and number-crunching Su Dokus. In this compelling collect... read more
This work offers information on everything the ship modeller needs to know about building a famous warship. It features numerous detailed plans and colour illustrations. It focuses on very popular modelling subjects which are represented by a wide selection of kits. The "ShipCraft" series provides in-depth information about b... read more
Publication cancelled (21 Feb 2008)
A simple and easiliy understood guide to radio control glider flying, this book will help the complete beginner avoid frustrating erros. No prior knowledge of flying, modelling or radio control is required.
This book provides all the information any ship modeller interested in powering a model boat using live steam will need. It offers both the basic theory covering the steam power plant and fully detailed drawings for the construction of simple and advanced steam engines, boilers and ancillary equipment. There has been a huge g... read more
This book includes 80 more of the most challenging and entertaining cryptic puzzles from the renowned Telegraph compilers. The Telegraph has been printing cryptic crosswords for over half a century, and they still baffle, infuriate and delight Telegraph readers on a daily basis. Do a cryptic puzzle a day...The best way to kee... read more
The Panzer III was the instrument of Blitzkrieg on land. This title details step-by-step instructions accompanied by photographs, on all the information needed to model the main Panzer III version - the Ausf J, and its variants.
'Make' magazine, launched in February 2005 as the first magazine devoted to Tech DIY projects, hardware hacks and DIY inspiration, has been hailed as "a how-to guide for the opposable thumb set" and "Popular Mechanics for the modern age." Itching to build a cockroach-controlled robot, a portable satellite radio or your very o... read more
The fourth instalment in the fiercely popular, bestselling Fiendish Su Doku series. A new collection of previously unpublished Fiendish Su Doku puzzles with the added bonus of 25 Super Fiendish puzzles. Perfect for the advanced solver in need of a constant supply of ultra-difficult puzzles, and guaranteed to provide hours of ... read more
Can you really learn the ancient art of calligraphy in just 24 hours? Yes, you can!
Just get started on the first of the 24 one-hour lessons contained in this book, follow the suggestions for practicing your new skills at the end of one lesson before going on to the next, and then continue this process right throug... read more
As convenient as they are stylish and as enjoyable as it is fashionable, the Pocket Posh Sudoku 6 features a cover with a contemporary tactile design and comes in a handy size, making it a smart, sophisticated accessory that goes with anything. It also fits nicely into a purse or pocket. The Pocket Posh Sudoku 6 puzzle book i... read more
Give your memory a workout, stimulate your brain and hone your general knowledge with 80 definition-only puzzles from The Times T2 section. Containing 80 definition-only puzzles all reflecting the T2's unique style, and encompassing a wide range of topics from geography to literature, history and culture, this collection will... read more
Explore and celebrate the fascinating story of LEGO with this set of two books in a slipcase. In The Lego Book go behind the scenes and discover fascinating facts and trivia about LEGO. From manufacturing wooden toys to blockbuster video games explore the story of these much-loved toys and games. A fascinating timeline high... read more
The trend for researching family history and tracing ancestral roots back into the past is currently huge and is expanding all the time all over the world.This book takes the reader, step-by-very-easy-step, through the stages in using a computer for this specific purpose. Anyone beginning to investigate their genealogy will l... read more
Puzzles get fashionable with this sophisticated book from the Puzzle Society - an irresistible package for any female puzzle lover.The majority of the casual game market is made up of women ages 38 to 65. Tapping into this trend, the Puzzle Society introduces this new mind-boggling title in its Pocket Posh line. This elegant ... read more
This catalogue of Greek coins commences with the earliest electrum coins of Ionia and Lydia and the subsequent coinages of Asia Minor, together with those coins struck under the Persian rule in the pre-Alexandrine age; the second part covers the city coinages of the Greek east from Syria and Phoenicia to Babylonia and Baktria... read more
As convenient as they are stylish and as enjoyable as it is fashionable, the Pocket Posh Sudoku 7 features a cover with a contemporary tactile design and comes in a handy size, making it a smart, sophisticated accessory that goes with anything. It also fits nicely into a purse or pocket. The Pocket Posh Sudoku 7 puzzle book i... read more
The Times Crossword is the most famous in the world. Test your wordpower with this classic collection of 80 cryptic puzzles compiled by the Editor of The Times Crossword. The fifteenth book in this excellent series continues the tradition of providing authoritative, challenging crosswords which offer an enjoyable and stimula... read more
No, this isn't a book about joining some fringe cult. It's a book by LEGO(R) fans, for LEGO fans, and you and your kids will love it. In The Cult of LEGO, Wired's GeekDad blogger John Baichtal and BrickJournal founder Joe Meno take you on a magnificent, illustrated tour of the LEGO community, its people, and their creations.... read more