Celebrate the Superstars of Daytime Drama . . . and Their Glamorous Wardrobes
For decades, soap operas--and their celebrities--have captured the imagination of Americans with their flair for drama, innovation, and extraordinary entertainment. Now, soap fans and paper doll collectors alike will thrill to this special tribute to daytime television's brightest stars This exciting paper doll collection spotlights sixteen of the most popular legends of the "small" screen, each paired with an exquisite, custom-made costume. Dress such beloved actresses as
- Susan Lucci, All My Children
- Deidre Hall, Days of Our Lives
- Kelly Monaco, General Hospital
- Victoria Wyndham, Another World
- Eileen Fulton, As the World Turns
- Jeanne Cooper, The Young and the Restless
- Erika Slezak, One Life to Live
- Susan Flannery, The Bold and the Beautiful
and many others
Fascinating notes provide biographical information about each star, along with detailed costume descriptions.
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Brain Games Mazes offers more than 150 mazes to solve that can help hone a person's planning skills and spatial reasoning skills, both important in everyday life. The mazes get progressively more challenging as you proceed through the book. In addition to traditional mazes, you will encounter circular mazes, three-dimensional mazes, and double mazes. Solutions are provided in the final section. Brain Games Mazes is spiral-bound and handy to use, no matter where you are at home, on the road, waiting in line, or relaxing poolside or on the beach. Take along the book wherever you go. The Brain Games series was developed to help people increase their memory, sharpen their reasoning, and expand their creative thinking. Solving mazes and other challenges can provide a vigorous mental workout for virtually everyone, from teenagers to senior citizens.
You've already learnt How To Become The Best Bubble Writer In The World Ever - now do it in 3DIn this great new addition to the Bubble Writer series, learn how to draw loads of great new bubble alphabets - and then learn how to take them off the page Make your letters pop off the page with perspective, create real 3D letters of all shapes and sizes, try out stand-up letters, hanging letters, letters you can wear and many, many more The book also comes with 8 brilliant sheets of press-out coloured card to help you achieve your bubble-writing creations.
More than 60 million books sold in the Teach Yourself series
Understand the philosophy behind Go, and how modern developments have effected this enduringly popular game
"Be a Master at Go" is a comprehensive introduction to this fascinating ancient game. With step-by-step instructions and clear diagrams, you will learn the concepts, tactics and strategies of the game, whether you are a complete beginner or a more experienced player aiming to reach club level.
Includes: The origins and history of the game, and developments in computer and Internet Go One, five and ten-minute introductions to key principles to get you started Lots of instant help with common problems and quick tips for success, based on the authors' many years of experience Tests in the book and online to keep track of your progress Quick refreshers to help you remember the key facts.
Flying multicopter drones - quadcopters, hexacopters and others like them - is one of the fastest growing hobbies in the world, with millions now enjoying the challenges of unmanned flight.
Whether you've never flown before - or if you've already experienced the fun of a toy 'copter - this book is for you. Demystifying the skills, tricks, and techniques that will turn crash-landers into expert fliers, drone expert Adam Juniper shows how to fly acrobatically, race successfully, and take amazing photos and video with drones of all kinds. Up to now thedrone community has been forced to seek knowledge from ill-edited videos and poorly translated user manuals; this book opens the skies for everyone
Scratch pages have dethroned adult coloring books in the world of adult activity books. Scrape off the coating to reveal beautiful scenes with Scratch & Create: Hand-Lettered Life.
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