Gift Guide: For the Multi-Passionate

 

A chaotic array of options for the friend who constantly has you asking "But who has the time?!"

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How To Make The Best Coffee At Home By James Hoffmann Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781784727246
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Published: Mitchell Beazley - October 4th, 2022

World-leading coffee expert and best-selling author of The World Atlas of Coffee shows you how to make barista-level coffee at home
We all expect to be able to buy an excellent cup of coffee from the many brilliant coffee shops available. But what about the coffee we make at home? Shouldn't that be just as good?


World Cocktail Adventures: 40 Destination-Inspired Drinks By Loni Carr, Brett Gramse Cover Image
$22.99
ISBN: 9781741177954
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Published: Hardie Grant - September 20th, 2022

World Cocktail Adventures is a virtual cocktail tour in book form by creative duo Loni Carr and Brett Gramse of The Whiskey Ginger. With a total of 40 unique cocktail recipes featured, each recipe includes easy-to-access ingredients and a variety of spirits.

What's the travel twist, you ask? Well, each recipe is inspired by a different destination around the world.


Make Your Art No Matter What: Moving Beyond Creative Hurdles By Beth Pickens Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781452182957
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Published: Chronicle Books - April 6th, 2021

The Artist's Way for the 21st century—from esteemed creative counselor Beth Pickens.


How to Fail Successfully: Finding Your Creative Potential Through Mistakes and Challenges By Brandon Stosuy Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781419746543
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Published: Abrams Image - June 21st, 2022

From Brandon Stosuy, cofounder of the Creative Independent, an interactive guide to navigating disappointments and finding happy accidents in a creative life, filled with advice from artists across disciplines

The third in a series of three interactive guides to the practical and emotional sides of living a creative life, How to Fail Successfully tackles the inevitable


Joyful Mending: Visible Repairs for the Perfectly Imperfect Things We Love! By Noriko Misumi Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9784805315743
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Published: Tuttle Publishing - March 17th, 2020

Joyful Mending shows you how to fix old items of clothing, linens and household objects by turning tears and flaws into beautiful features.


How to Forage for Mushrooms without Dying: An Absolute Beginner's Guide to Identifying 29 Wild, Edible Mushrooms By Frank Hyman Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781635863321
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Published: Storey Publishing, LLC - October 5th, 2021

With the surging interest in foraging for mushrooms, those new to the art need a reliable guide to distinguishing the safe fungi from the toxic. But for beginner foragers who just want to answer the question “Can I eat it?”, most of the books on the subject are dry, dense, and written by mycologists for other mycologists.
 
Frank Hyman to the rescue!


Hortus Curious: Discover the World's Most Weird and Wonderful Plants and Fungi By Michael Perry, Aaron Apsley (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Michael Perry, Aaron Apsley (Illustrator)
$21.99
ISBN: 9780744061277
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Published: DK - October 4th, 2022

Celebrate the weird, wacky, and wonderful world of plants with a book that revels in the diversity of the botanical world.


Inspired: Understanding Creativity: A Journey Through Art, Science, and the Soul By Matt Richtel Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9780063025530
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Published: Mariner Books - April 19th, 2022

"Remarkable. This profound volume informs and inspires." —PW, STARRED review

From the Pulitzer Prize–winning New York Times science reporter acclaimed for “bring[ing] scientific concepts to life” (Bill Gates), a pathbreaking new investigation into the mysteries of human creativity


How to Write a Song that Matters By Dar Williams Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780306923296
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Published: Hachette Books - September 6th, 2022

An effective and inspiring guide to songwriting by prolific, iconic singer-songwriter Dar Williams.

How to Write a Song That Matters is an invaluable guide to writing music by a woman who knows how to do it and do it well: iconic singer-songwriter, Dar Williams.


The Bike Repair Book: The handy guide to bicycle maintenance By Gerard Janssen Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781787136885
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Published: Quadrille Publishing - March 9th, 2021

Water, Wood, and Wild Things: Learning Craft and Cultivation in a Japanese Mountain Town By Hannah Kirshner Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781984877543
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Published: Penguin Books - March 29th, 2022

"With this book, you feel you can stop time and savor the rituals of life." --Maira Kalman