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Create Beautiful: A Chic Coloring and Artist-Inspiration Book

Fledgling artists may have a love-it-or-leave-it approach to the vivid and vibrant aesthetic of the craft projects included in this book, but fans (and there are many) of the company’s glittery artistic vision who want to recreate this sparkling experience for themselves will be delighted.

The Hollywood Spy

Longtime fans of the series will savor the perfectly calibrated mix of intriguing plot and engaging characters in the latest “Maggie Hope” mystery, and the impeccably written book should also work as a good introduction to the series for newcomers.

Pint of No Return

The first “Shake Shop Mystery” from Mentink (“Desert Justice” series) delivers all the delectable ingredients cozy mystery fans crave, including an engagingly resourceful protagonist, her too-cute-for-words canine companion Noodles, and a charming small-town setting worthy of the Hallmark Channel. This terrific series debut is certain to tempt the reading palates of fans of Cleo Coyle, Sarah Graves, and the much-missed Diane Mott Davidson.
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Never Put a Cactus in the Bathroom: A Room-by-Room Guide to Styling and Caring for Your Houseplants

Readers who are ready to embrace the concept of plant parenthood will find this to be a solid introduction to the topic.
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The Ecological Gardener: How To Create Beauty and Biodiversity from the Soil Up

Those with a serious desire to learn more about creating ecologically friendly gardens will find much to muse over in Rees-Warren’s bracing mix of philosophical and practical landscape advice.
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Getting Baked: Everything You Need To Know about Hemp, CBD, and Medicinal Gardening

Webb’s practical, common-sense approach ensures that even skeptics will come away with a better understanding and appreciation for the possibilities of incorporating hemp and CBD into our gardens, kitchens, and medicine cabinets.

The Girls Are All So Nice Here

Oh, snap! The world of psychological suspense has a new player in YA novelist Flynn (Last Girl Lied To). Her adult debut is a mesmerizing literary cocktail composed of a dash of The Secret History, a jigger of Mean Girls, and a generous shot of the frank sexuality and unabashed language of Cruel Intentions. It’s a thrilling novel, rich in plot twists, that also offers an incisive take on the price some women are forced to pay in order to “win” in life.
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Art Makers: Papier Mache: A Step-by-Step Guide to Creating More Than a Dozen Adorable Projects!

If the last time you heard the words papier-mâché was in kindergarten art class, it is time to rediscover the eco-friendly, totally accessible delights of this artistic medium.
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Floral Embroidery: Create 10 Beautiful Modern Embroidery Projects Inspired by Nature

While the scope of this gorgeously photographed book is narrow, there is a wealth of easy-to-follow information for both novice and advanced embroiderers, who by carefully stitching along with Sturmer will soon find their homes blooming with colorful art.
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