Cherry pie optional. What happens when a lifelong Twin Peaks fan + knit designer decides to design a cowl for each of her dyer friends' beautiful yarns just a few months before they all show up at Maryland Sheep and Wool to vend? This book Featuring 14 patterns plus a bonus sweater pattern for adventurous knitters who like to experiment, The Cowls Are Not What They Seem is not necessarily the perfect gift for David Lynch or Kyle MacLachlan but if you like Twin Peaks too, this one's for you. Author / designer Shannon Okey is the publisher at Cooperative Press. You can find her on most social media as Knitgrrl (often with a damn fine cup of coffee).
In the letters 1523-4, Erasmus' mounting anger at the authors of these attacks goes hand in hand with his slowly formed decision to publish a book against Luther on free will.
"We cursed the little dark green, high-wing aeroplanes. We knew that one of them in the area would precede a barrage and we tried our hardest to shoot them down. We dreaded those little observation aeroplanes- they were the angels of death to us." -Captured German Officer, 10th SS Panzer, after Falaise.
The masques of 17th century Europe presented dramatic entertainments based on mythic themes and enhanced by lavish costumes and sets. The entertainments in Bruce Boston's Masque of Dreams fashion myths of their own and are enhanced by the voice of a poet, often lyric and at times pyrotechnic. Journey to the depths of a mutant rain forest that strikes back against the encroachments of civilization. Join a Victorian stage magician in his search for real magic. Descend to the depths of an omnivorous singularity where everything is everything. Meet a true gentleman farmer and stand with vorpal sword in hand. Explore these masques of illusion and identity that entertain as they mine the limits of reality and dreams.
Ira Levin returns to the horror of his 1967 groundbreaking novel Rosemary’s Baby with this sequel set at the dawn of the new millennium. Thirty-three years ago, Rosemary gave birth to the Devil’s child while under the control of a coven of witches. Now the year is 1999, and humanity dreads the approaching twenty-first century, desperately in search of a saviour for this troubled world. In New York City, Rosemary’s son Andy is believed to be that saviour. But is he the force of good his followers accept him to be? Or is he his father’s son? As the war between good and evil rages on unabated, the fate of humanity hangs in the balance, in this shocking and darkly comic novel from the modern master of suspense.