Wales Book of the Month
Elin lives a luxurious but lonely life at Hiram Hall, Cornwall. Her husband Hugo loves her but he has never recovered from the Boer War. Now another war threatens to destroy everything she knows.
Greenwood, Juliet; Honno; ISBN 9781906784997; £8.99.
A comprehensive, illustrated study of the Welsh Pony over a century of its history. The origins of the beautiful breed are traced, and stories relating to key people in the field are told with enthusiasm. Over 120 colour and over 100 black-and-white illustrations.
Best, Tom; Medina Publishing Ltd; ISBN 9781909339026; £35.
Twenty imaginative pieces of trendy Steampunk jewellery to make
Schulz, Carolyn; Search Press Ltd; ISBN 9781782210122; £4.99.
Packed with 1,000 color photographs, 1,000 Steampunk Creations features a showcase of stunning jewelry, fashion, accessories, headgear, artwork, home decorations, and curious contraptions.
Grymm; Quarry Books; ISBN 9781592536917; £16.99.
Brunel and Bradshaw were close contemporaries. One became Britain's most celebrated engineer, while the other brought the experience of rail travel to the masses through his timetables and guide books. In this book Brunel-expert John Christopher presents Bradshaw's original account as a continuous journey from Swindon to Pembrokeshire. 159 photographs, diagrams and maps
Christopher, John; Amberely Publishing; ISBN 9781445621777; £14.99.
Discover how to upcycle to make unusual and unique homeware with Creating the Vintage Look. Here, Ellie Laycock shows you how you can make truly beautiful objects from things you might otherwise have thrown away.
Laycock, Ellie; CICO Books; ISBN 9781782490425; £12.99.
Jema Emilly Ladybird Hewitt; F&W Publications Inc; ISBN 9781440308383; £14.99.
Contains 40 easy-to-sew projects from the creative talents of Cabbages & Roses, the popular vintage-style fabric company. The ultimate guide to creating an inviting and stylish home, featuring everything from pillows to aprons, and curtains to lampshades.
Strutt, Christina; ; ISBN 9781908170200; £12.99.
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