Sixpence House: Lost in A Town Of Books
Sixpence House: Lost in A Town Of
A bibliophile's pilgrimage to where book lovers go when they die-Hay-on-Wye.Paul Collins and his family abandoned the hills of San Francisco to move to the Welsh countryside-to move, in fact, to the little cobblestone village of Hay-on-Wye, the 'Town of Books' that boasts fifteen hundress inhabitants-and forty bookstores. Antiquarian bookstores, no less. Hay's newest citizens accordingly take up residence in a sixteenth-century apartment over a bookstore, meeting the village's large population of misfits and bibliomaniacs by working for world-class eccentric Richard Booth-the self-declared King of Hay, owner of the local castle, and proprietor of the world's largest and most chaotic used book warren. A useless clerk, Paul delights in shifting dusty stacks of books around and sifting them for ancient gems like Robinson Crusoe in Words of One Syllable, Confessions of an Author's Wife, and I Was Hitler's Maid. He also duly fulfills his new duty as a citizen by simultaneously applying to be a Peer in the House of Lords and attempting to buy Sixpence House, a beautiful and neglected old tumbledown pub for sale in the town's center.Taking readers into a secluded sanctuary for book lovers, and guiding us through the creation of his own book, Sixpence House becomes a meditation on what b...
- Brand: Brand: Bloomsbury USA
- ASIN: 1582342849
An Automated Murder (A Whodunit Antiques Cozy Mystery Book 3)
An Automated Murder (A Whodunit Antiques Cozy Mystery
It’s Christmastime in Wallace Point—but that doesn’t mean the town’s getting a vacation from murder!Mr. Yamamoto’s Toy Shop is famous for its handcrafted wooden automata. Shingo Yamamoto is a modern day genius, crafting whimsical clockwork toys capable of a wide range of movements. But on the day of his toy shop’s grand reopening, things go from wondrous to murderous when one of Shingo’s automata kills a man in a locked room.Abigail and Grandma just so happen to be at the scene of the crime. They doubt that Shingo would commit such a heinous murder, not when he has a successful small business and a loving family to lose. But who else could have possibly crafted the murderous automaton, and why?Abigail, Grandma, and their trusty dogs will have to pull out all the stops to figure this murder out, and they must solve it in time for Christmas!The Whodunit Antiques series is fun, quirky, and, most importantly, cozy! So settle into your favorite chair, preferably with a freshly-baked cookie in hand, and get ready to escape into a town whose residents are always up to mischief, and where mysteries run amok.
- ASIN: B07SQ4HCY1
Rustic Town Genuine Leather Photo Album with Gift Box - Scrapbook Style Pages (Large)
Rustic Town Genuine Leather Photo Album with Gift
This leather album can be used in my ways:- 1. This album is designed to keep those travel memories, anniversary party, wedding event and other remarkable moments stored in a strong book for years to come. 2. Our scrapbook photo album can be carried when you are traveling on a hiking, camping, fishing, and much more. The book can hold perfectly photos, postcards and can even be used for crafting projects. 3.Great as wedding photo album, writing notebooks , birthday party decoration, engagements memory book, graduations adventure book, guestbook, baby photo albums, memories album, note-taking and so on. The options are endless. 4.Can also be used for sketching and painting.
- Color: Large Brown 12"x9"
- Brand: Rustic Town
- ASIN: B075RBT6FM
- UPC: 657472957006
RUSTIC TOWN Handmade Vintage Antique Looking Genuine Leather Journal Diary Notebook for Men Women Brown Gift for Him Her (Redish Brown)
RUSTIC TOWN Handmade Vintage Antique Looking Genuine Leather
Medium Handmade Leather Journal Notebook Diary for Men Women By Rustic Town Height: 7 inches, Width: 5 inches, Thickness: 1 inches Pages 180 pages counting on both sides. Easy To Write, Smooth Texture, Use Any Pen Handcrafted by Indian Artisans A Fair Trade Product Rustic Town is connected with a number of Organizations within India which work to bring employment to artisans and keep alive traditional skills.
- Color: Redish Brown
- Brand: Rustic Town
- ASIN: B01F1TAXEW
- UPC: 603803748362
Lion Brand Yarn Hometown Yarn, Antique White
Lion Brand Yarn Hometown Yarn, Antique
This classic, easy-care yarn comes in traditional baby colors, making it perfect for stitching your love into gifts from blankets (one ball is enough to make a hooded blanket that's as adorable as it is practical) to garments; 100-Percent Premium Acrylic; Get great value with our premium worsted-weight yarn in an economical size; Machine wash; Initial water temperature should not exceed 40C or 105F; No bleach product may be used; A machine dryer may be regularly used at the hottest available temperature setting; Item may not be smoothed or finished with an iron; Weight Category: 4 Medium: Worsted-weight, Afghan, Aran Yarn; 16-Ounce (448 g), 1020 yd (932 m); Each skein measures approximately 12 by 5-1/4 by 5-1/4-Inch
- Color: Antique White
- Brand: Lion Brand Yarn
- ASIN: B000WUVJN0
- UPC: 230325509920
Arched Rosette Set with Old Town Crystal Knobs Privacy in Antique Brass. Doorsets.
Arched Rosette Set with Old Town Crystal Knobs
Generously sized arch-top rosettes are a fitting backdrop for these classic octagon glass knobs. glass knobs. Made of perfectly clear lead crystal with a genuine silvered back, the knobs have an incredible brilliance that will make your doors shine. Top-quality forged brass and heavy-duty mechanics provide you lasting beauty and smooth performance, giving you vintage style without the rust or rattle associated with antique hardware. Choose from six traditional finishes to customize this set to every room in your house.Door Set dimensions: Octagonal crystal knobs are 2 3/8" in diameter. Arched rosettes measure 4 3/8" H x 2 1/2" W.Latch dimensions: Latch case: 7/8" diameter. Latch face plate: 2 1/4" H x 1" W.Standard door range: 1 1/4" to 2" thick.
- Color: Antique Brass, Privacy - 2 3/8
- Brand: Emtek
- ASIN: B005TUIEA4
Ambesonne Western Shower Curtain, Old Wooden Wagons from 20's in Ghost Town Antique Wyoming Wheels Artwork Print, Cloth Fabric Bathroom Decor Set with Hooks, 84" Extra Long, White Gray
Ambesonne Western Shower Curtain, Old Wooden Wagons from
Makeover your bathroom with just a single touch! Start with these fun and decorative shower curtains. Our unique & modern designs match well with various color palettes of towels, rugs, bathroom mats and any other bathroom accessories. Its a quick and luxurious way to refresh and change the appearance of a bathroom, power room, restroom, master bathroom, kids bathroom, guest suite or hotel bath without a big expense. High resolution pictures bring a 3D like realistic experience to your life. Colors won't fade thanks to new digital printing methods. It's not too thin or too thick. Adds real value and depth to your decor. They're waterproof and dry fast after you shower. A perfect gift idea for your mom, dad, sister, brother, grandma, grandpa, wife, husband, son, daughter and all other beloved ones with 10's of thousands of surprising designs. You can find a theme for everybody and every interest in our Ambesonne Amazon Collection. A bathroom is where you spend a considerable part of your day, it's a place to relax so enter a new world by having our shower curtains. Can be at the seashore, can feel ocean waves or meditate while staring at mountain landscapes. If you are a fan of sports or have a hobby of any kind, you will be spending time with it in your own personal space. Custom...
- Color: White Gray
- Brand: Ambesonne
- ASIN: B06VV1R91R
Ambesonne Western Place Mats Set of 4, Old Wooden Wagons from 20's in Ghost Town Antique Wyoming Wheels Artwork Print, Washable Fabric Placemats for Dining Table, Standard Size, White Gray
Ambesonne Western Place Mats Set of 4, Old
Dress up and decorate your table with style! These unique place mats are the perfect accent accesory for your table setting. MEASUREMENT OF EACH MAT: 12.5 Inches long and 18.5 Inches wide. With tens of 1000's of fresh and fun designs you can find the perfect placemats for any occasion, event or just casual dinners. Great for dinner parties, housewarming, birthday celebrations, entertaining and family gatherings. They can be used indoor and outdoor. Use them in your home, garden, office, cafe, party house, restaurant, bar, hotel. Environmentally friendly, no dye substance harming health of your family. Colors won't fade thanks to new digital printing methods. They are durable and will last long. It is a perfect gift idea for your wife, husband, best friend, mom, dad, sister, brother, grandma, colleague and all other beloved ones with many of surprising designs. Customized, personalized products are very popular. As manufacturers of digital printed design products, we follow current trends and bring you the latest hot fashion products. Either a gift to your family or friend, relative or boyfriend girlfriend, or to yourself, the item should be interesting and authentic. Due to manual measurement, please kindly allow 1-2 cm discrepancy. The digital images we display have the most acc...
- Color: White Gray
- Brand: Ambesonne
- ASIN: B077J2JYWC
Disillusioned Liza McCann and her son travel to Hollyville to visit her estranged father. The town's profuse decorations and intense Yuletide spirit exasperate Liza, who has hated the holidays ever since she was a little girl. But a series of magic and inexplicable events force Liza to rethink everything she thought was true. Will the magic of this Christmas town help Liza reconnect with her father and open her heart to the true spirit of the holidays? Heart-warming and fun for the whole family, CHRISTMAS TOWN stars Nicole de Boer (DEAD ZONE), Patrick Muldoon (STARSHIP TROOPERS), Garry Chalk (DECK THE HALLS), and Gig Morton (SNOW BUDDIES).
- Brand: PEACE ARCH HOME ENTERTAINMENT
- ASIN: B001H2ZHJ4
- UPC: 625828446504
The Wooden Town Brass Compass, Vintage Nautical Lens Compass, Antique Authentic Nautical Compass Sailor Navigate Instrument, Ship Compass, Boat Compass with Measurement Tape
The Wooden Town Brass Compass, Vintage Nautical Lens
A beautiful brass Compass with Direction finder. A good piece for Travelers & adventurers Two way functional Compass . Brass Compass Best Quality enjoy using the paper and compass hunting method. It has a measurement tape.
- Color: NATURAL5
- Brand: The Wooden Town
- ASIN: B07LG7FNNY
- UPC: 749715020506