• The Cement Garden

    In this tour de force of psychological unease--now a major motion picture starring Charlotte Gainsbourg and Sinead Cusack--McEwan excavates the ruins of childhood and uncovers things that most adults have spent a lifetime forgetting--or denying. "Possesses the suspense and chilling impact of Lord of the Flies."--Washington Post Book World.

    • ASIN: 0679750185

  • The Cement Garden

    Directed by Andrew Birkin. Starring Charlotte Gainsbourg. Based on the 1978 novel.

    • ASIN: 1567301789
    • UPC: 717119620042

  • Ian McEwan Bestsellers: The Child in Time, The Cement Garden, The Comfort of Strangers

    Award winning author Ian McEwan is known for his stories dealing with dysfunctional families and deviant sexuality. Collected here are three of his bestselling stories. The Child in Time: Life can change in an instant. Stephen Lewis is a successful author of children’s books. It is a routine Saturday morning and while on a trip to the supermarket, Stephen gets distracted. Within moments, his daughter is kidnapped and his life is forever changed. From that moment, Lewis spirals into bereavement that has effects on his relationship with his wife, his psyche, and with time itself. The Cement Garden: When they are suddenly orphaned, four siblings encase their mother’s body in concrete in the basement to prevent the outside world from discovering her death and placing them in foster care. This book tells a dark and disturbing story that deals with themes of familial love, boundary-crossing intimacy, and isolation. The Comfort of Strangers: Colin and Mary are lovers on holiday in Italy, their relationship becoming increasingly problematic as they become increasingly alienated from one and other. While Mary and Colin indeed rediscover each other in ways during this time--an erotic attraction to each other that was below the surface--they also find that their relationship/friends...

    • ASIN: B079LFV2L4

  • Concrete Garden Projects: Easy & Inexpensive Containers, Furniture, Water Features & More

    For gardeners and backyard do-it-yourselfers, concrete is a revelation. It's durable, weatherproof, impossible to steal, and it provides much-needed insulation for outdoor plants. Concrete weathers beautifully, softening around the edges, developing moss, and becoming more picturesque with age.Concrete Garden Projects takes advantage of concrete's numerous assets, showcasing an inspiring array of creative options. The step-by-step instructions for dozens of easy, do-it-yourself décor ideas include containers of all shapes and sizes, elegant benches and stools, miniature ponds and birdbaths, stepping stones, a barbecue, and a fire pit. The authors use a variety of molds easily found or made, household items like bowls and baking pans, and simple wooden frames and boxes. At pennies per pound, and so simple to use—just mix with water and pour—concrete is the key to hand-crafted backyard décor.

    • Brand: Timber Press
    • ASIN: 1604692820

  • Sullivans Patterned Round Cement Brown Garden Pot

    Etched with ornamental markings, these cement containers serve as magnificent patio and garden planters. The distressed finish simulates clay pottery created by skilled artisans, while the size and shape make them an ideal solution for many uses.

    • Brand: Sullivans
    • ASIN: B07B7MQBNP
    • UPC: 023271963256

  • Hypertufa Containers: Creating and Planting an Alpine Trough Garden

    “A complete guide to designing, making and planting hypertufa troughs.”—North American Rock Garden Society Hypertufa containers—also known as troughs—are rustic, striking, versatile, and perfect for small, Alpine plants. A mix of cement, perlite, peat, and water, they are simple and affordable to make at home. In Hypertufa Containers, Lori Chips details everything you need to know to make your own troughs and successfully garden in them. This hardworking book includes step-by-step instructions and color photography for making hypertufa containers in a variety of shapes and sizes. Plant portraits include growing and cultivation information, along with potting tips.  

    • ASIN: B075G5LXMB

  • Beautiful Kate

    • ASIN: B078HS9N6R

  • First 100 Stickers: Trucks and Things That Go: Sticker book

    There are more than a hundred terrific trucks to discover inside this fun activity book that includes over five hundred fantastic stickers. Organized into groups such as construction, emergency, and farm, the colorful pages feature bright truck photographs to look at and names to read. Learning becomes interactive as children find, then match, the missing stickers to the spaces on the pages. This is a great book to build children's vocabulary and develop hand-eye coordination skills, as well as help children learn about truck.

    • Brand: PRIDDY
    • ASIN: 0312521456