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In this book parents can record every signifi cant event in their child?s fi rst year of life. With many spaces for photographs an...d three envelopes in which to store keepsake items, this baby book will bring joy and memories for a lifetime. Illustrated in an invitingly soft artwork style, this beautifully designed book is also part of the launch of the publishing program for Peter Rabbit . . . Naturally Better, a new initiative which promotes books and products that are made from safe, recyclable, sustainable and ethically responsible sources. Read More

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Redesigned with a new cover and additional content, this Peter Rabbit baby book updates the original favorite. Each page records t...he story of that special and unforgettable first year of a baby s life, featuring spaces for parents torecord landmark events from the first smile to the first party. A special pocket at the back helps to store precious keepsakes to be kept and cherished for a lifetime. Read More

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Any parent who s been through the rigors of an infant invasion knows that the real poop, er, scoop, rarely gets recorded in those ...precious little keepsake books. After all, those books don t cover all the really gross and fascinating stuff that makes parents laugh, scream, and scratch their heads. The Inappropriate Baby Book, however, has the good stuff covered. A real baby book for real parents, The Inappropriate Baby Book offers a unique and hysterical way to commemorate those decidedly non-Kodak moments that compose the better part of the newborn experience. Herein, you ll find room to record such facts as:You were introduced to a rectal thermometer on this day: _______.The first person you peed on was _______.Your mom was embarrassed by breast leakage in the following places: _________.Your first poop happened on this day: _______, and was this color: _________.Now, that s the kind of information that should not be lost to posterity!Sure, babies are cute, but they are also stinky, sticky, soggy, and otherwise inappropriate. So don t sugarcoat the story-let The Inappropriate Baby Book help you tell it like it really is.The book includes an envelope affixed to the last page so that an inappropriate memento can be saved forever. (Or at least until the little angel s prom night!) Read More

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Share with your grandchild the exciting, emotional, amusing, embarrassing, and interesting moments of your life with the "story of... you." Andy and Susan Hilford For the fifteen million grandmothers who are keepers of family history and memories, The Grandmother Book is a lively and timely way to record your story for future generations. * Andy and Susan Hilford present the perfect way for grandmothers of all ages to pass along a grandmother s story. The story is one that recounts coming-of-age moments, life-changing events, a look back at what was, family anecdotes and historical insight. With thoughtful, surprising, at times unexpected, and provocative questions, this book is directed to the new generation of baby boomer grandmothers. From early memories of her childhood, to the time she began her own family, to the present as she watches her family continue to grow, this valuable, prompted keepsake ensures that the thoughts, moments, events, images, and ideas that shaped her life are collected in her voice and in her hand for a precious audience. * This grandmother s book of memories includes spaces for special photographs, report cards, family tree, and other cherished memorabilia and keepsakes, along with thoughtful, amusing, memory-nudging prompts to kick-start grandmother s storytelling * A perfect gift on Grandparent s Day, Mother s Day, wedding anniversaries, and birthdays, the book s hardcover binding and decorative four color art ensure its status as a written family treasure for generations to come. Read More

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Originally published in 1981, The 36-Hour Day was the first book of its kind. Thirty years later, with dozens of other books on th...e market, it remains the definitive guide for people caring for someone with dementia. Now in a new and updated edition, this best-selling book features thoroughly revised chapters on the causes of dementia, managing the early stages of dementia, the prevention of dementia, and finding appropriate living arrangements for the person who has dementia when home care is no longer an option. Read More

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A baby book inspired by one of the best-loved children s books ever. Guess how much it will be treasured when baby grows up! Set a...gainst beautiful illustrations from Guess How Much I Love You, here is a truly endearing keepsake that invites parents to enter firsts, favorites, and fondest memories of their little one s life. Starting even before baby is born, Mom or Dad can share excitement while expecting, then capture moments from birth to age two from the most personal details to world events in words, pictures, footprints, memorabilia, and more. Read More

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Look what The New Yorker dragged in! It s the purr-fect gathering of talent celebrating our feline companions. This bountiful coll...ection, beautifully illustrated in full color, features articles, fiction, humor, poems, cartoons, cover art, drafts, and drawings from the magazine s archives. Among the contributors are Margaret Atwood, T. Coraghessan Boyle, Roald Dahl, Wolcott Gibbs, Robert Graves, Emily Hahn, Ted Hughes, Jamaica Kincaid, Steven Millhauser, Haruki Murakami, Amy Ozols, Robert Pinsky, Jean Rhys, James Thurber, John Updike, Sylvia Townsend Warner, and E. B. White. Including a Foreword by Anthony Lane, this gorgeous keepsake will be a treasured gift for all cat lovers. Praise for The Big New Yorker Book of Cats ?The Book of Cats comes a year after The Big New Yorker Book of Dogs a publishing slight that, though it stings, I ll forgive, as the latest anthology was worth the wait. . . . Two standout articles feature real-life obsessives of ages past who reveal today s Caturnet devotees with their GIFs and Tumblrs and hastily aggregated listicles for what they truly are: amateurs. . . . Eat your heart out, Cute Overload.? The New York Times Book Review ?A beautiful hardcover.? Jenny McCarthy, People ?This irresistible anthology of articles, poems, essays, fiction, cartoons, and covers pulled from the New Yorker is a veritable treasure trove for cat lovers. Just dive right in; with stories from the likes of John Updike, Maeve Brennan, Roald Dalhl, and Haruki Murakami interwoven with hilariously wry cartoons, one can t help but be enthralled. A must-have.? Modern Cat ?A shiny, well-fed tome . . . The anthology embodies the cat s defining characteristic: its cluster of opposites, rolled together into a giant hairball of cultural attitudes something, perhaps, at once uncomfortably and assuringly reflective of our own chronically conflicted selves.? Brain Pickings ?This gorgeous book has earned a permanent spot on my coffee table. It is an absolute joy to read and browse through, and I know it will bring me hours and hours of pleasure for years to come. And it makes a purr-fect gift for the special cat lovers in your life.? The Conscious Cat ?[A] sumptuous volume.? The Dallas Morning News ?One need not own cats (or do cats own their owners?) or even be a pet lover to savor this feline-focused offering.? The Sacramento Bee ?[A] fun collection of short stories, articles, humor, poems, and charming color covers from the magazine s archives . . . [a] high-quality, attractive work.? Library Journal ?Covers, cartoons, authors of pieces both longer and shorter, reflect current views of the feline subject in all its glory. . . . The quality, humor and variety make for another successful New Yorker collection.? Kirkus Reviews ?An eminently giftable anthology.? Publishers Weekly Read More

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This handsome keepsake volume not only provides ample space to record baby s progress from birth to age three, it also showcases m...arvelous color artworks by Ralph Caldecott, Kate Greenaway, Walter Crane, and others from the "golden age of children s book illustration". Itallows plenty of room for snapshots and locks of hair--and the wonderful illustrations and nursery rhymes throughout are a continuing source of delight. Concealed wire-o binding. Read More

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Only The New Yorker could fetch such an unbelievable roster of talent on the subject of man s best friend. This copious collection..., beautifully illustrated in full color, features articles, fiction, humor, poems, cartoons, cover art, drafts, and drawings from the magazine s archives. The roster of contributors includes John Cheever, Susan Orlean, Roddy Doyle, Ian Frazier, Arthur Miller, John Updike, Roald Dahl, E. B. White, A. J. Liebling, Alexandra Fuller, Jerome Groopman, Jeffrey Toobin, T. Coraghessan Boyle, Ogden Nash, Donald Barthelme, Jonathan Lethem, Mark Strand, Anne Sexton, and Cathleen Schine. Complete with a Foreword by Malcolm Gladwell and a new essay by Adam Gopnik on the immortal canines of James Thurber, this gorgeous keepsake is a gift to dog lovers everywhere from the greatest magazine in the world. ISBN-13: 9780679644750 Publisher: Random House Publishing Group Publication date: 10/30/2012 Pages: 416 Sales rank: 51,173 Product dimensions: 8.36 (w) x 11.08 (h) x 1.14 (d) Read More

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The renowned Caldecott Honoree and illustrator of Chicka Chicka Boom Boom provides a moving, intimate, and inspiring inside look a...t her colorful picture book career. Lois Ehlert always knew she was an artist. Her parents encouraged her from a young age by teaching her how to sew and saw wood and pound nails, and by giving her colorful art supplies. They even gave her a special spot to work that was all her own. Today, many years and many books later, Lois takes readers and aspiring artists on a delightful behind-the-scenes tour of her books and her book-making process. Part fascinating retrospective, part moving testament to the value of following your dreams, this richly illustrated picture book is sure to inspire children and adults alike to explore their own creativity. Read More

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