PAID ADVER TISEMEN T
Kids, Moms & Dads—The Family Is Covered
THE PREMIER LINE FOR BEGINNING READERS
The I Can Read! series from HarperCollins takes children step-by-step
into the wonderful world of reading with a wide
variety of books that engage and excite. Widely
recognized as the premier line for
beginning readers, each collection
will engage them
with the most
beloved stories in
They will begin to
read with some
help and will be
reading on their
own in no time!
INTERAC TIVE LEARNING Learning Wood’s new Move and Learn books teach young children the alphabet, ;rst words, counting, addition, subtraction and how to tell time using proven, interactive, hands-on teaching methods. Three titles are available: Let’s Count, My Animal A-Zs, What Time Is It?
Interactive activity books available mid-May
LIFT N’ LOOK TREASURES My Big Sister’s Purse, from SoftPlay, is a chunky foam book with shiny foil accents. Young children will love to read the story, look under the soft, lift-out pieces and discover all the xciting treasures that are packed inside a big sister’s purse. My Dad’s Toolbox and My Yummy Lunch
Box are also available. Foam books available mid-May
Book and item set available now
DRESS UP DESSERT
With a wide variety of easy-to-follow recipes
it’s easy to create a tasty treat that will both
accompany an afternoon tea and wow dinner
party guests. Tantalize your
taste buds with Cookies and
try something totally
new with Cupcakes from
NOW KIDS CAN WRITE THEIR OWN BEST;SELLER!
With this expanded version of The Wimpy Kid
Do-It-Yourself Book (Abrams), kids are the author,
illustrator and main character. Filled with loads of
interactive pages and plenty of space to write a life
story, this book makes readers into writers as they
create their own masterpiece. This updated edition
contains more than 60 new pages, including more
activities and 16 more full-color comics. Plus, there
are still 45 blank pages at the end of the book for
freestyle drawing and writing.
Hardcover on sale May 10
JUST IN TIME FOR SUMMER
With summer right around the corner,
culinary thoughts turn to outdoor cooking
and barbecue, and no one does
it quite like James Beard Award–
winning Steven Raichlen. The
man has been around the world
collecting the tastiest recipes and
most inventive ways to use the
grill, and now he shares them in
How to Grill (Workman).
RECONNECTING WITH THE PAST
Three very di;erent women set out to drive
across America with the hope of reconciling
past loves and moving on. But even the best-planned journey can encounter forks in the
road … or lead to an unexpected encounter.
A Turn in the Road (Harlequin) is Debbie
Macomber at her very best.
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HUMOR AND HEARTBREAK
AS ONLY JENNIFER WEINER
Sylvie has spent the past 30 years
performing the duties of the doting
politician’s wife. When she su;ers a
painful, public betrayal she heads
to her grandmother’s seaside home
to wait out the scandal in solitude.
However, when she gets there,
she ;nds more than she bargained
for—other women in her life who
are heartbroken, just like she is.
Three very di;erent women ;nd a
common bond, comfort and even
a little comedy in Fly Away Home
(Washington Square Press).
A HOLIDAY TO REMEMBER
While on holiday, former Oxford
tutor Perry Makepiece and his lawyer girlfriend
Gail Perkins meet Dima, a Russian businessman
who challenges Perry to a game of tennis. Dima
is taken with the couple, and it’s not long before
they learn that he wishes to defect. Worse yet,
he’s one of the world’s biggest money launderers.
Our Kind of Traitor (Penguin) is a new kind of
Russian ma;a spy thriller and proves that Le Carré
is still at the top of his game.
on sale May 3
on sale April 26
on sale April 26
Hardcover on sale April 26
TRAINING, FROM THE INSIDE OUT Human Kinetics helps you take exercise to another level with strength training, stretching and yoga books that bring anatomy to life. Each exercise is presented with distinct instructions and full-color photos o you’ll see what happens to each muscle, tendon and ligament as you work out. It’s like having an X-ray for each exercise.
From the National Book Award–winning author
of In the Heart of the Sea and The May;ower
comes a book that removes the mythology
behind Custer’s last stand and presents the
fascinating realities of his unexpected 1876
defeat at the hands of Native Americans under
Sitting Bull in the compelling true-life story of
The Last Stand (Penguin).