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Books in Handbooks series

  • Princess Handbook

    Beatrice Preussen, Mike Gordon

    Hardcover (Usborne Pub Ltd, Aug. 1, 2006)
    A humorous guide telling readers how they should act if they aspire to be a princess--either real or fairy-tale.
  • Dogs

    David Alderton

    Paperback (DK ADULT, )
  • Knight's Handbook

    Sam Taplin

    Paperback (Usborne Books, Feb. 1, 2014)
    A guide for the novice knight that covers everything from sieges to swordplay, feasts to fights and crusades to courtly love. It brings the period of medieval knights vividly to life.
  • Princess Handbook

    Susanna Davidson

    Paperback (Usborne Publishing Ltd, )
  • Moon Mount Rushmore & the Black Hills: Including the Badlands

    Laural A. Bidwell

    Paperback (Avalon Travel Publishing, April 26, 2016)
    South Dakota resident Laural A. Bidwell offers her firsthand experience and advice on Mount Rushmore and the Black Hills–including the Southern Hills, the Badlands, and Keystone. Bidwell provides unique travel strategies such as Best Hiking Trails, Viewing Wildlife, and Fossil Collecting in the Parks, Grasslands, & National Forest. With expert tips on the best dining, shopping, accommodations, and camping, Moon Mount Rushmore & the Black Hills gives travelers the tools they need to create a more personal and memorable experience.
  • Fairy Handbook

    MĂłnica Carretero, Jon Brokenbrow

    Hardcover (Cuento de Luz, April 1, 2011)
    Do fairies exist? Where do they live? Can you see them? When you open this Handbook you’ll enter the magical world of fairies.Guided Reading Level: N, Lexile Level: 750L
  • Haunted Houses Handbook

    MĂłnica Carretero, Jon Brokenbrow

    Hardcover (Cuento de Luz, May 1, 2013)
    Stairs that wobble, secret passages and plenty of ghosts wait hidden within the pages of this spooky tale. Open its door! Guided Reading Level: N, Lexile Level: 860L
  • Moon Tennessee

    Margaret Littman

    Paperback (Avalon Travel Publishing, May 31, 2016)
    Join travel writer and true Nashvillian Margaret Littman for an unforgettable experience. With her unique perspective and advice you can trust, Moon Tennessee has everything you need to know to have a more personal and memorable experience.Moon Tennessee tells you what you need to know to plan the perfect trip for you. Sample authentic Southern cuisine like barbecue and hot chicken, visit historical sites like Civil War memorials, and explore the great outdoors in the Great Smoky Mountains. Along with itineraries to Nashville, Memphis, and the Smokies, Littman includes tips on the best places to see live music in the state that is the cradle of country music and the birthplace of the blues.With expertly crafted maps and gorgeous photos, this full-color guidebook gives you the tools you need to have an immersive and unique experience.Find the Moon guide that best suits your trip! Exploring more of the South? Try Moon North Carolina, Moon South Carolina, Moon Memphis, or Moon Nashville.Road-tripping through the area? Check out Moon Blue Ridge Parkway Road Trip.
  • Moon Sydney & the Great Barrier Reef

    Ulrike Lemmin-Woolfrey

    Paperback (Avalon Travel Publishing, Feb. 24, 2015)
    This full-color guide to Sydney and the Great Barrier Reef includes vibrant photos and easy-to-use maps—plus a 30-page Wildlife Guide—to help you plan the trip of a lifetime.The birthplace of modern Australia, Sydney is a bustling, cosmopolitan playground. Off Queensland’s endless coast, the Great Barrier Reef is a playground of a different kind, a wonderland of coral gardens and colorful sea life. Larger than the Great Wall of China and home to thousands of species of wildlife, the Great Barrier Reef is an adventure-lover’s paradise.In this book, expert traveler Ulrike Lemmin-Woolfrey tells you everything you need to know to make this trip possible, with tips on:How to get from Sydney to the Reef and where to stop along the way—including information on Cairns, Port Douglas, and TownsvilleHow to experience the Reef’s world-class divingHow to choose the best reef cruises and rainforest toursHow to find and identify wildlife
  • Whales Dolphins and Porpoises

    Mark Carwardine

    Paperback (DK ADULT, March 15, 1995)
    Annotated illustrations, descriptions, identification checklist, behavior, and sighting tips,
  • The Usborne Official Pirate's Handbook

    Sam Taplin, Ian McNee, Stephen Wright

    Hardcover (Usborne Pub Ltd, Jan. 1, 2007)
    Provides a humorous but factual account of how to become a pirate, including how to talk, sailing techniques, and other pirates to avoid.
  • Moon Zion & Bryce: Including Arches, Canyonlands, Capitol Reef, Grand Staircase-Escalante & Moab

    W. C. McRae, Judy Jewell

    Paperback (Avalon Travel Publishing, March 24, 2015)
    This full-color guide includes vibrant photos and easy-to-use maps – including trail maps – to help you on your trip.Moon Handbooks give you the tools to make your own choices.Can’t-miss sights, activities, restaurants, and accommodations, marked with MSuggestions on how to plan a trip that’s perfect for you, including:The Best of Zion & BryceRed Rocks Road TripAvoiding the CrowdsAncient Rock ArtBest Day HikesFun for All and All for FunHoodoos and Views44 detailed and easy-to-use maps The firsthand experience and unique perspective of authors W. C. McRae and Judy Jewell