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Tibetan Calligraphy: How to Write the Alphabet and More

by Sanje Elliott & Sarah Harding

In Tibetan Calligraphy, Sanje Elliott shows us how to capture the elegance and grace of Tibetan calligraphy without prior knowledge of either Tibetan language or calligraphy. This beautiful book includes many...


Pagan Portals - Runes

by Kylie Holmes

The Runes are a set of 24 symbols which are steeped in history, myths and legends. This book offers practical and accessible information for anyone to understand this ancient form of divination.


Ourselves: Why We Are Who We Are

by Frank Smith

This book delves into how we come to terms with ourselves, with other people, and with the world in general. It is about how we come to be what we are, and to think the way we do. It is a book about influences...


Alphabetter Juice

by Roy Blount, Jr.

Fresh-squeezed Lexicology, with Twists

No man of letters savors the ABC's, or serves them up, like language-loving humorist Roy Blount Jr. His glossary, from ad hominy to zizz, is hearty, full bodied, and out...


Beginner's Mandarin Chinese Dictionary

by Li Dong

This is an ideal dictionary for students of the Chinese language.

The Beginner's Chinese Dictionary is specifically designed for learners of Chinese. It covers the 2,500 basic vocabulary items, including all...


The Materiality of Writing: A Trace Making Perspective

by Christian Mosbæk Johannessen & Theo Van Leeuwen

This book examines the materiality of writing. It adopts a multimodal approach to argue that writing as we know it is only a small part of the myriad gestures we make, practices we engage in, and media we use...


Mandarin Chinese Characters Made Easy

by Michael L. Kluemper & Kit-Yee Nam Nadeau

This highly-visual book introduces an effective new method for learning Chinese characters using visual stimuli and pictographs.

Learning the basic characters used to write even simple Chinese sentences can...


Chinese Phrase A Day Practice Volume 1: Includes downloadable CD

by Sam Brier & Xia Lu

A Chinese Phrase A Day is a fun, less-intimidating way to learn Chinese! Part of Tuttle's best-selling page-a-day line, this new edition teaches useful everyday phrases and words.

Although more people are studying...


Speculatype: A Transformative Approach to the Perception, Understanding and Creation of Latin Letterforms

by Barry Spencer

It is not commonplace to engage in a line of questioning that provokes a creative response that departs from the foundations of the Latin letterforms and their history. However, it's by taking something as implicitly...


Ideography and Chinese Language Theory: A History

by Timothy Michael O'Neill

This book is a much-needed scholarly intervention and postcolonial corrective that examines why and when and how misunderstandings of Chinese writing came about and showcases the long history of Chinese theories...


The Elements of Style

by William Strunk Jr.

The Elements of Style is an American English writing style guide. It is one of the most influential and best-known prescriptive treatments of English grammar and usage in the United States. It originally detailed...


Tackle Reading

by Kathryn Starke

Tackle Reading is a resource that will motivate children, support parents, and inspire teachers and fellow educators to love literacy. This book contains stories written by NFL players, celebrities, and authors...


Chinese Characters Learning & Practice Book, Volume 5

by S. W. Well

A series of simple books that answers all your questions about the fascinating ancient Chinese characters from their correct Stroke sequences to proper Mandarin pronunciations, all with the help of their most...


Chinese Characters Learning & Practice Book, Volume 4

by S. W. Well

A series of simple books that answers all your questions about the fascinating ancient Chinese characters from their correct Stroke sequences to proper Mandarin pronunciations, all with the help of their most...


Chinese Characters Learning & Practice Book, Volume 3

by S. W. Well

A series of simple books that answers all your questions about the fascinating ancient Chinese characters from their correct Stroke sequences to proper Mandarin pronunciations, all with the help of their most...


Chinese Characters Learning & Practice Book, Volume 2

by S. W. Well

A series of simple books that answers all your questions about the fascinating ancient Chinese characters from their correct Stroke sequences to proper Mandarin pronunciations, all with the help of their most...


Chinese Characters Learning & Practice Book, Volume 1

by S. W. Well

A series of simple books that answers all your questions about the fascinating ancient Chinese characters from their correct Stroke sequences to proper Mandarin pronunciations, all with the help of their most...


Chinese Characters Learning & Practice Book, Starter Volume

by S. W. Well

A series of simple books that answers all your questions about the fascinating ancient Chinese characters from their correct Stroke sequences to proper Mandarin pronunciations, all with the help of their most...


The Colourful Biography of Chinese Characters, Volume 5

by S. W. Well

The complete book of Chinese characters that covers every aspect of, and therefore answers all the questions one might have for, these fascinating ancient language symbols from script evolution to colour-illustrated...


The Colourful Biography of Chinese Characters, Volume 4

by S. W. Well

The complete book of Chinese characters that covers every aspect of, and therefore answers all the questions one might have for, these fascinating ancient language symbols from script evolution to colour-illustrated...