Books I'm keen on.

A few books which caught my eye on

Short Description for Compact LivingCompact Living opens our eyes to the possibilities of living a compact and low impact urban life. It is about learning how to live happily with less clutter and to embrace the joys in life. Most of our society is struggling to pay the bills, whilst chasing the ideal of a 'bigger' lifestyle. Compact Living is the perfect antidote to this; teaching us how to make the most of what we already have...

Short Description for Wild FoodWild Food reveals the secrets of how to identify, pick, preserve and cook the wild foods that grow in our hedgerows, woodlands, hillsides or seashore...

Short Description for Dancing in the Glory of MonstersPresents a portrait of Africa's Great War. This title shows how Congo became a failed state that, rocked by violence arising from the aftermath of the genocide in neighboring Rwanda, collapsed into a war of retaliatory massacres of extraordinary brutality.

Short Description for Wee WonderfulsA modern sewers' guide to creating cute, lovable fabric toys for children and children at heart from Wee Wonderfuls, a company known for its irresistible blending of vintage and modern, homey and hip.

Short Description for The Edible BalconyJust because you don't have any soil doesn't mean you can't eat delicious fruit and vegetables every day of the year. This book mixes inspirational ideas with practical advice on how to achieve beautiful, flourishing outdoor areas however many floors up you maybe and however small your space.

Short Description for The Sustainable Fashion HandbookPacked with facts, images and ideas, this title is divided into five thematic chapters covering every aspect of contemporary fashion from fashion cultures (from high street to blogosphere to couture), to the eco-footprint of the resource-hungry and wasteful system, to the fashion business, employer of up to 40 million people worldwide.