A Pulitzer Prize-winning Author A Nobel Prize-winning Author
Many of Pearl Buck's award-winning novels dealt largely with the peasants, the plain people of China, whose lives - though sturdy and dramatic - were rarely complex, whose thoughts and words were simple and direct. In Pavilion of Women, the story is of a great family of the landed gentry, well-to-do, cultivated, aware and in the midst of the variety of human experience.
Roden vividly communicates the pleasure of cooking and eating the Mediterranean way. The book features 150 recipes, collected in the course of extensive travels in France, Spain, Italy, Greece, Turkey, Tunisia, Morocco, Syria and the Lebanon.
From the brilliant illustrator, Simon Tyler, comes a wonderful compendium of bugs and insect life.
Bugs are fascinating, and in this book we get close to over 50 different and fantastic bugs including the biggest, smallest and most amazing bugs in the world, the most beautiful and the ones with the strangest habits.
This book shows all types of insects in colourful detail and tells you all about their senses, defences, camouflage, how they catch prey, where they live and more. Become a bug expert and see their real beauty with this stunning book.