A compendium of floral wonder, Petal reveals the colors, details and unique sculptural beauty of nature’s most remarkable creations. Botanical artist Adriana Picker has curated specimens from all over the world to celebrate through her stunning illustrations, accompanied by writer Nina Rousseau's words on the folklore, fame and meaning of both favorite blooms and herbaceous curiosities. Petal features over two hundred flowers from twenty-seven plant families – from elegant roses to otherworldly orchids and magnificent magnolias – as well as a dedicated chapter for unusual specimens.
Pocket Ruth Bader Ginsburg Wisdom is an unofficial tribute to some of the most empowering and impactful quotes from the powerhouse Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States. After a quarter-century serving on the highest court in America and fighting tirelessly for gender equality and civil rights, RBG has become one of the most influential legal figures in the history of the country. From her landmark cases working with the ACLU to her brilliantly meme-worthy moments of dissent, RBG is a true American trailblazer.
TRUE-HEARTED TAURUS, LOYAL, HAPPY HOME-MAKER. DIG THOSE HEELS IN DEEP.
Who are you going to fall in love with next? What job should you really be in? When are you finally going to come into that big money? Why does everyone freak out when Mercury is in retrograde?
In our increasingly turbulent world, many of us are looking to the sky to find guidance in the ancient art of astrology. InTaurus, Stella Andromeda will tell you all you need to know about your astrological life as the bull. Learn how to harness the ancient power of the zodiac and open your mind to what the universe can offer in ways you never would have imagined. With advice that covers everything from self-care to sex, this little book is your key to a very starry future.
Contents include: Get to Know Taurus: Lucky color; Taurus careers; How Taurus communicates / The Taurus Deep Dive: Self-care; The Taurus home; Food and cooking; How Taurus wants to be loved / Give Me More: Your birth chart, The Moon effect; Saturn Return
Wise words and inspirational ideas From Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.
In a political landscape that instils abject horror in most of us, we have been delivered one shining ray of hope - going by the name of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. At age 29 she became the youngest woman ever to serve in the United States Congress, and she shows no signs of stopping yet.
Covering everything from democracy to climate change to feminism, this pocket book of her most insightful, important and brilliant quotes will bring you courage and faith that our future could be in very good hands yet.
"I'm used to being on my feet 18 hours a day. I'm used to receiving a lot of heat. I'm used to people trying to make me feel bad. They call it 'working class' for a reason, because you are working non-stop."
"If they want to make an example out of me, I will gladly be one. Hopefully, we can be an example of dedication, courage and persistence under fire. I also hope to be an example of not tolerating nonsense, too."
"If I was a rational person, I would have dropped out of this race a long time ago."