Score: 4.5
From 52 Ratings

Small Spaces


  • Author: Katherine Arden
  • Release Date : 2018-09-25
  • Genre: Action & Adventure
  • File Size: 2827306 Bytes


New York Times bestselling adult author of The Bear and the Nightingale makes her middle grade debut with a creepy, spellbinding ghost story destined to become a classicAfter suffering a tragic loss, eleven-year-old Ollie only finds solace in books. So when she happens upon a crazed woman at the river threatening to throw a book into the water, Ollie doesn't think--she just acts, stealing the book and running away. As she begins to read the slender volume, Ollie discovers a chilling story about a girl named Beth, the two brothers who both loved her, and a peculiar deal made with "the smiling man," a sinister specter who grants your most tightly held wish, but only for the ultimate price. Ollie is captivated by the tale until her school trip the next...

Score: 4.5
From 728 Ratings

Elon Musk


  • Author: Ashlee Vance
  • Release Date : 2015-05-19
  • Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • File Size: 24050027 Bytes


In the spirit of Steve Jobs and Moneyball, Elon Musk is both an illuminating and authorized look at the extraordinary life of one of Silicon Valley’s most exciting, unpredictable, and ambitious entrepreneurs—a real-life Tony Stark—and a fascinating exploration of the renewal of American invention and its new “makers.”Elon Musk spotlights the technology and vision of Elon Musk, the renowned entrepreneur and innovator behind SpaceX, Tesla, and SolarCity, who sold one of his Internet companies, PayPal, for $1.5 billion. Ashlee Vance captures the full spectacle and arc of the genius’s life and work, from his tumultuous upbringing in South Africa and flight to the United States to his dramatic technical innovations and entrepreneurial pursuits...

Small Spaces
Score: 4
From 15 Ratings

Small Spaces


  • Author : Katherine Arden
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2018-09-25
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780525515036


Small Spaces Book Description :

New York Times bestselling adult author of The Bear and the Nightingale makes her middle grade debut with a creepy, spellbinding ghost story destined to become a classic After suffering a tragic loss, eleven-year-old Ollie only finds solace in books. So when she happens upon a crazed woman at the river threatening to throw a book into the water, Ollie doesn't think--she just acts, stealing the book and running away. As she begins to read the slender volume, Ollie discovers a chilling story about a girl named Beth, the two brothers who both loved her, and a peculiar deal made with "the smiling man," a sinister specter who grants your most tightly held wish, but only for the ultimate price. Ollie is captivated by the tale until her school trip the next...

Small Spaces

Small Spaces


  • Author : Azby Brown
  • Publisher : Kodansha Amer Incorporated
  • Release Date : 1996
  • Genre: House & Home
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 4770020848


Small Spaces Book Description :

Aims to provide imaginative and practical solutions to the problems of limited interior space. Illustrated with photographs and plans of actual living areas in contemporary homes, this book offers help to those with growing families, shrinking resources and limited room to expand. Small Spaces is about living comfortably and using space wisely, and where better to find ideas on that subject than Japan, one of the world's most urban and densely populated countries? Tokyo resident Azby Brown, a distinguished architect and designer, has assembled dozens of creative...

Making the Most of Small Spaces

Making the Most of Small Spaces


  • Author : Anoop Parikh
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1994
  • Genre: Architecture
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UVA:X002558078


Making the Most of Small Spaces Book Description :

Here is much-needed information on how to use space efficiently in studio apartments and in every room of the full-size home. State-of-the-art kitchen equipmaent and storage solutions, ingenious space-saving ideas, and tips on using color, pattern, texture, and concealed and mirrored elements help make small spaces biggeron a sensible budget....

The First Apartment Book
Score: 3
From 4 Ratings

The First Apartment Book


  • Author : Kyle Schuneman
  • Publisher : Potter Style
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Genre: Design
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780307952905


The First Apartment Book Book Description :

Presents thirty do-it-yourself projects for first-time apartment dwellers that work with limited budgets and lease requirements, and shares advice on strategies related to flea-market shopping, using colors, and implementing themes....

My Small Space

My Small Space


  • Author : Anna Ottum
  • Publisher : Clarkson Potter
  • Release Date : 2019-06-25
  • Genre: House & Home
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781524762674


My Small Space Book Description :

My Small Space is the ultimate guide to moving out on your own--whether that's in a campus dorm, an apartment with four of your friends, a two-bedroom with your buddy, or your very own studio. With photography of all kinds of spaces, smart design tips, interviews with renters, and more, this book proves that size doesn't matter when you have great style. Learn how to decorate around immovable furniture in a dorm and what to pack (and leave behind) from home. Get creative in a cramped apartrment that you share with others. If you're thinking about living solo, see what it's like to finally be in control of all of the decision making. With tips on making floor plans, picking out color palettes, hanging wall art, choosing a rug, and more, this lookbook ...

Dead Voices
Score: 4
From 4 Ratings

Dead Voices


  • Author : Katherine Arden
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2019-08-27
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780525515067


Dead Voices Book Description :

New York Times bestselling author Katherine Arden returns with another creepy, spine-tingling adventure in this follow-up to the critically acclaimed Small Spaces. Having survived sinister scarecrows and the malevolent smiling man in Small Spaces, newly minted best friends Ollie, Coco, and Brian are ready to spend a relaxing winter break skiing together with their parents at Mount Hemlock Resort. But when a snowstorm sets in, causing the power to flicker out and the cold to creep closer and closer, the three are forced to settle for hot chocolate and board games by the fire. Ollie, Coco, and Brian are determined to make the best of being snowed in, but odd things keep happening. Coco is convinced she has seen a ghost, and Ollie is having nightmares a...

Making the Most of Small Spaces

Making the Most of Small Spaces


  • Author : Stephen Crafti
  • Publisher : Images Publishing
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Genre: Architecture
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1876907525


Making the Most of Small Spaces Book Description :

This publication also features some of Australia's top photographers, including Max Dupain and John Gollings, and showcases some brilliant designs by architects such as Form Follows Function, Neometro and Stanic Harding Architecture + Interiors. This book visits a number of extraordinary homes, from the apartment to the townhouse. Those settled in the suburban house on the quarter acre block will be intrigued by the smaller spaces emerging in our cities. From lofts nestled into warehouse spaces to the townhouses hidden in lane-ways, the localities as intriguing as the spaces themselves. With a move to smaller and more flexible spaces, architects and designers are pushing the parameters of available space. Stephen Crafti is a well-known author and jou...

Fresh Food from Small Spaces
Score: 3.5
From 4 Ratings

Fresh Food from Small Spaces


  • Author : R.J. Ruppenthal
  • Publisher : Chelsea Green Publishing
  • Release Date : 2008-11-05
  • Genre: Gardening
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781603581455


Fresh Food from Small Spaces Book Description :

Books on container gardening have been wildly popular with urban and suburban readers, but until now, there has been no comprehensive "how-to" guide for growing fresh food in the absence of open land. Fresh Food from Small Spaces fills the gap as a practical, comprehensive, and downright fun guide to growing food in small spaces. It provides readers with the knowledge and skills necessary to produce their own fresh vegetables, mushrooms, sprouts, and fermented foods as well as to raise bees and chickens—all without reliance on energy-intensive systems like indoor lighting and hydroponics. Readers will learn how to transform their balconies and windowsills into productive vegetable gardens, their countertops and storage lockers into commercial-quali...

Small Space Style

Small Space Style


  • Author : Sara Emslie
  • Publisher : Ryland Peters & Small
  • Release Date : 2019-06-25
  • Genre: Architecture
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1788790901


Small Space Style Book Description :

These days, space is a precious commodity. Small Space Style is an inspiring guide to making the most of even the tiniest home. Sara Emslie embraces the positive aspects of living in a compact home and explores design and style solutions to the practical issues of living with limited space. In the first chapter, Elements of Design, Sara tackles clever design and planning details and discusses how to make the most of any small home. Next, in Elements of Style, she gives thought to decorating solutions and style ideas for a compact interior, considering storage, furniture, and display. Finally, Sara visits a variety of real-life small spaces, taking an in-depth look at imaginative treatments for pocket-sized interiors and showcasing tiny homes with lot...

Making More of Small Spaces

Making More of Small Spaces


  • Author : Stephen Crafti
  • Publisher : Images Publishing
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Genre: Architecture
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1920744258


Making More of Small Spaces Book Description :

Making the Most of Small Spaces was so popular, we've decided to do it all again. Like before, the new More Small Spaces features new designs discovered and presented by Stephen Crafti. It shows that with careful detail and planning, architects can someh...