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    • Sustainable agriculture
      July 2018

      Water management for sustainable agriculture

      by Theib Oweis

      There is increasing competition for water resources in the face of declining aquifer reserves and increasing risk in many areas of drought related to climate change. At the same time poor water management is damaging agriculture with problems such as s

    • Fiction

      The Water and the Wine

      by Tamar Hodes

      Leonard Cohen is at the start of his career and in love with Marianne Jensen, who is also a muse to her ex-husband, Axel. Australian authors George Johnston and Charmian Clift write, drink and fight. It is a hedonistic time of love, sex and new id

    • Humanities & Social Sciences
      April 2019

      How Water Makes Us Human

      Engagements with the Materiality of Water

      by Luci Attala

      This book is about how water becomes people – or, put another way, how people and water flow together and shape each other. While the focus of the book is on the relationships held between water and peopl

    • Children's & YA
      August 2013

      Story of Water and Ink

      by Liang Peilong, Li Qingye

      This is a story about the friendship among water, ink and writing brush. They work together and create amazing paintings. The story introduces China’s traditional ink painting, and also tells people that water, ink and writing brush are all indis

    • Limnology (freshwater)
      September 2019

      Gebirgswasser, Schnee und Eis

      by Walter, Mooslechner

      Cristal-clear water, directly from the mountains - Austria is known for its high quality drinking water. The author and former ranger Walter Mooslechner shows the importance of water in all its forms, from ice to waterfalls as well as its importance for t

    • Garden design & planning
      March 2008

      THE LOW-WATER NO-WATER GARDEN

      by Pattie Barron

    • Food & Drink
      January 2015

      COCONUT WATER AND COCONUT OIL

      Cook yourself healthy with coconut water, oil, milk and more!

      by Catherine Atkinson

      Hydrating, nourishing and versatile, coconut water is the ultimate health-boosting drink and cooking ingredient and, together with coconut CLICK HERE TO RE

    • Water gardens, pools
      February 2016

      MAKING WATER & ROCK GARDENS

      Over 50 techniques shown in 350 step-by-step photographs

      by Peter Hore & Robinson

      Water running over rocks is a welcome element in any outdoor space, having the power to soothe or excite. Whether you want a small feature or a series of waterfalls, this practical guide provides a host of inspirational ideas for using water and rock in y

    • Hobbies
      January 2014

      THE PRACTICAL GUIDE TO SALT-WATER FISHING

      Expert advice on species, baits, techniques, shore and boat fishing

      by Martin Ford

      This book is a concise and comprehensive introduction to the world of sea angling. It covers the two main aspects of the sport: fishing from shore and boat fishing. A visual gallery provides information about the major species that the salt-water angler i

    • Garden design & planning
      June 2012

      CREATIVE WATER EFFECTS IN THE GARDEN

      Practical inspiration for professional gardeners and landscapers with step-by-step projects and 300 photographs

      by Gilly Love

      This lavishly illustrated book celebrates water gardening in all its forms. The first section shows how water can be used, and how to build it sympathetically into a design. The Reservoir section looks at pools, ponds, canals, rills, and wet gardens and t

    • Garden design & planning
      February 2013

      WATER PLANTS

      An illustrated guide to varieties, cultivation and care, with step-by-step instructions and over 110 beautiful photographs

      by Andrew Mikolajski

      Water gardens are increasingly popular, not only for the exciting variety of plant life that can be cultivated, but also for the diversity of animal species attracted by the aquatic environment. This clear and accessible book explains how to use water pla

    • Garden design & planning
      January 2015

      THE ILLUSTRATED PRACTICAL GUIDE TO WATER & ROCK GARDENING

      Everything you need to know to design, construct and plant up a rock or water garden with directories of suitable plants and how to grow them

      by Peter Robinson

      Water is a welcome element in any garden, having the power to both soothe and excite. Combined with rock, it brings a whole new dimension to garden design. This book explains how to create beautiful rock pools, ponds, gravel gardens, wildlife pools and bo

    • Water gardens, pools

      ROCK & WATER GARDENING

      A practical guide to construction and planting

      by Peter Robinson

      Water is a welcome element in any garden, having the power to both soothe and excite. Combined with rock, it brings a whole new dimension to garden design. This book explains how to create beautiful rock pools, ponds, gravel gardens, wildlife pools and bo

    • Garden design & planning
      January 2012

      GARDENING WITH ROCK & WATER

      A practical guide to design, plants and features with over 800 step-by-step photographs and inspirational plans

      by Peter Robinson

    • Swimming & diving
      May 2017

      WATER BABIES

      Teach your baby the joys of water from newborn floating to toddler swimming

      by Françoise Barbira Freedman and

      In this book, Françoise Freedman shares the knowledge and expertise that led her to develop Aqualight: the leading school for teaching babies to swim. Immersing your baby is completely safe when done correctly through a gentle and progressive approach. A

    • Fishing, angling
      June 2017

      SALT WATER FISHING A STEP-BY-STEP HANDBOOK

      Expert techniques and advice on successful sea angling, from shore or boat, illustrated with over 200 practical photographs and diagrams

      by Martin Ford

      This book is a concise and comprehensive introduction to the world of sea angling. It covers the two main aspects of the sport: fishing from shore and boat fishing. A visual gallery provides information about the major species that the salt-water angler i

    • Garden design & planning
      November 2009

      Plants for Ponds, Rock and Water Features

      Practical advice on planning, planting and maintaining rock and water gardens including more than 300 stunning photographs

      by Peter Robinson

      This illustrated book shows how choosing the right plants can turn the simplest pond into a dramatic statement in any garden and is perfect for the beginner as well as for the more experienced gardener A section on rock and water design contains plans sho

    • Handicrafts, decorative arts & crafts
      February 2011

      How to Draw and Paint Water and Sky

      Learn to draw a variety of scenes, from a rainbow in acrylics and pond reflections in mixed media to a sunlit beach in oils and a Mediterranean seascape in soft pastels

      by Sarah Hoggett Abigail Edgar

      Landscapes featuring water and sky scenes are one of the most popular subjects for artists, and a constant source of inspiration - the sky supplies the light, while water provides the movement. This practical guide to drawing and painting water and skysca

    • Science & technology: general interest (Children's/YA)
      December 2013

      FIRST SCIENCE LIBRARY:WATER PLAY

      ÔøΩ 18 easy-to-follow experiments for learning fun ÔøΩ Find out about rain, ice and how water works!

      by Wendy Madgwick

      Are bubbles always round? How can you measure rainfall? Why do some things float? What are frost and dew? All of these questions and many others are answered in this exciting book, which explores the wonderful properties of water.Watch how water expands w

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