64 pages This is the first in a new series of highly illustrated books for the model maker. Basic Aviation Modelling is an excellent introduction to the art of making model aeroplanes from kits. High definition pictures take the reader through all the stages of making a variety of kits. The emphasis throughout is to make the... read more
Mike Caro's classic book is now revised and back in print!This long-awaited brand new edition by the Mad Genius of Poker takes a detailed look at the art and science of tells, the physical giveaways by players on their hands. Featuring photos of poker players in action along with Caro's explanations about when players are blu... read more
The IS (Iosef Stalin) heavy tanks were the ultimate heavy tanks developed by the Soviet Union. They evolved from the earlier KV series and were some of the most widely used tanks ever produced by the USSR. First developed in 1942 and entering combat in 1944, this series of heavy tanks saw action in World War II, going head-to... read more
The 'ShipCraft' series provides in-depth information about building and modifying model kits of famous warship types. Lavishly illustrated, each book takes the modeller through a brief history of the subject class, highlighting differences between sister-ships and changes in their appearance over their careers. This inclu... read more
The Mensa brand is synonymous with high IQ, intelligence and fascinating puzzles. Carlton Books presents the first of two titles that bring the challenge of Mensa puzzles to you every day. Mensa Travel Puzzles 1 is a book of puzzles especially designed for you to take with you on holiday and to solve on the beach, by the pool... read more
The Matilda tank saw action in almost all theatres of World War II, from Europe to the Pacific. Born in the interwar years, and developed with numerous modifications following combat testing, the Matilda is perhaps most famous for its role in the desert campaigns of 1940-41, thus acquiring its nickname "Queen of the Desert". ... read more
A decidedly divine, sophisticated treatment jazzes up the cover of this Sudoku puzzle book - making it completely irresistible to female puzzlers. The Puzzle Society introduces this Sudoku book featuring mind-boggling puzzles and elegant cover treatment with foil, and tactile design. The 4 x 6 trim size has rounded corners an... read more
After his ambitious project to create a 1/1 scale Spitfire, James May returns to the brand synonymous with model kits to learn more about the history of Airfix. Over the years Airfix's range has included figures, trains, trackside accessories, military vehicles, engines, rockets, sailing ships, warships, liners, vintage cars,... read more
More popular than ever, beekeeping is a fascinating craft that is fun to learn and the perfect antidote to the stress of modern life. This practical guide covers everything a new beekeeper needs to know, from buying equipment to harvesting your very own honey. With clear, step-by-step instructions on handling and checking you... read more
A new series that helps modelers bring maritime history to vivid lifeVolumes in the Ship Craft series provide modeling enthusiasts with everything needed to expertly build and modify models of famous warship classes. Each lavishly illustrated guide includes a brief history of a class, an extensive color photographic survey of... read more
While keeping the rules of Sudoku, Tredoku redefines the logic game playing experience by bringing architecture, graphic design and art together into one fun creation. The puzzle comes in infinite forms, due to the extra dimensions giving you a unique playing experience. Tredoku incorporates creative thinking. It is a visual ... read more
This is a bumper selection of more than 200 of the most stimulating and entertaining recent cryptic challenges from the pages of "The Daily Telegraph", which has been running these puzzles for over eighty years. They continue to baffle, infuriate and delight readers on a daily basis and are available here for those who need m... read more
The fourth revised edition has 30 extra pages of text and all new illustrations so that RC boat modeller is brought right up to date with the latest technology and developments.
Magic Eye fans - veterans and newcomers alike - will relish delving into this brand-new collection of original, mind-bending, 3D creations. As always, no funny glasses are required to experience this magical and breathtaking visual adventure. Full color throughout.
How to build, tune and drive electric and nitro-powered radio control cars on and off-road When it comes to scale-size motorsport thrills, few hobbies can match the untethered thrills of R/C cars. Whether screaming across the asphalt or bounding over a dirt course, R/C cars offer enthusiasts an ever-increasing level of p... read more
Pocket Posh Sudoku 8 features a chicly styled cover making it a smart, sophisticated accessory that goes with anything.
The eagerly-awaited fifth book in the bestselling Times Difficult Su Doku series. A collection of 200 previously unpublished Difficult Su Doku puzzles -- perfect for the intermediate Su Doku solver in need of a constant supply of challenging puzzles. You are guaranteed hours of absorbing, brain-stretching entertainment. Sin... read more
Sharpening workshop tools is probably the most diverse of all workshop activities and the one that is least understood by the majority of workshop owners. This is not unreasonable in view of the wide range of equipment suggested for the task, ranging from the complex (typically an industrial tool and cutter grinder) throu... read more
Calligraphy, the art of elegant, beautiful lettering, has increased in popularity over the last several years. From brides who want to address their wedding invitations to do it yourselfers who want to prepare certificates or make a family tree, and even for art journalers and scrapbookers who like creative text in their work... read more