Books | Little Luxuries
the hill we climb
Amanda Gorman’s powerful and historic poem read at President Joe Biden’s inauguration.
60 hikes within 60 miles
Local author Kevin Revolinski highlights 60 hikes within 60 miles of Madison that showcase the beauty of the area through scenic outlooks, wildlife hot spots, and historical settings.
homemade bird food
Featuring 26 fun and easy recipes to attract the birds you want to see. The ingredients used appeal to over 70 bird species, including more elusive ones! A great winter activity to get the whole family involved in!
birds of wisconsin field guide 3rd edition
Bird watchers rejoice! The newest edition of this field guide is available! Containing 120 species in breathtaking photos and with in depth analysis of features, regions, and seasons!
jedi mind secrets
The principles of the Jedi Code focus on peace, knowledge, serenity, and balance. These values apply not just in the fantasy setting of Star Wars®, but in our here and now as well. Inside this book you'll find valuable practices and lessons with colorful illustrations and quotes from the movies.
a wealth of pigeons
A cartoon collection created by legendary comedian Steve Martin, and renowned cartoonist Harry Bliss of The New Yorker. Throughout the many single page cartoon strips, Steven and Harry provide amusing commentary about their collaboration. This gorgeous, funny, singular book is perfect to give as a gift or to buy for yourself.
In their riveting and timely young adult debut, acclaimed novelist Akwaeke Emezi asks difficult questions about what choices you can make when the society around you is in denial.
i love trader joe's cookbook
This comprehensive cookbook has 150 delicious recipes using the ingredients found at Trader Joe’s. Includes appetizers, entrees, and desserts! And for those who already own the book, this is the 10th Anniversary edition, which includes new recipes and updated ingredients!
642 tiny things to draw
This pocket-sized journal is packed with drawing prompts. Sure to keep creative folks inspired on the go, or at home!
wisconsin day trips
This handy guide covers hundreds of unique attractions all around Wisconsin. Take a simple day trip, or string together a longer vacation! Great for couples and families looking for an in-state adventure!
best tent camping in wisconsin
Find the perfect campground for your family with this comprehensive guide from experts who have traversed all of Wisconsin. Inside you'll find 50 private, county and state park, and lakeside campgrounds with detailed maps of each and key information.
cat tarot cards
See into your feline future with these Cat Tarot Cards! Whether your new to tarot or an experienced reader, this set will make a great addition to your library. Includes 78 cards, each with their own unique art, and a guide book for learning and understand the mystical nature of these purrrfect cards.
star spinner tarot cards
See into your future with these whimsical Star Spinner Tarot Cards! Whether your new to tarot or an experienced reader, this set will make a great addition to your library. Includes 81 cards, each with their own unique art, and a guide book for learning and understand the mystical nature of these cards.
and the people stayed home
At a first a poem by Kitty O'Meara, now an illustrated book! This hopeful book communicates an optimism with thoughtful words and images of our shared human experience. Readers of all ages will find something beautiful and reflective within these pages.
date night in
Connect with your partner as you answer thought-provoking prompts about the past, present, and future. Enjoy fun activities together like drawing amateur portraits or creating scout badge titles together. Rediscover each other as you share memories, thoughts, and dreams. In the end you'll have a lovely keepsake of your lives together.
A hilarious self-help book about finding peace among the numerous challenges of life. This best seller will have your friends and family laughing during these difficult times.
the book of calm
Find a moment of peaceful quiet in the chaos of everyday life. Slow down, take a breath, and embrace 250 different ways to fill yourself with feelings of peace and calmness. Includes breathing exercises, meditations, mantras, yoga poses, and inspirational quotes.
npr crossword puzzles
Filled with clues from NPR's popular news quiz show, Wait, Wait…Don't Tell Me!, this collection features 80 new crossword puzzles, perfect for every fan who's been itching to put their own trivia powers to the test!
one line a day celestial journal
Bring a little reflection into each day with this five-year memory book. Start on any date and capture a brief daily thought to build a record of your life over five years. As you fill the pages, rediscover forgotten highlights from previous years.
official sherlock puzzle book
Put your powers of deduction to the test with more than 165 puzzles to solve.
From popular TV correspondent, Mo Rocca, this entertaining book celebrates the dead people who made life worth living.
heart of a boy
In this book explore the gentle, confident, but vulnerable nature of boys. Includes stories of triumph, silliness, fun, and creativity with nearly 200 compelling photographs capturing the true heart of a boy.
very modern mantras
Mindfulness meets the modern world with this collection of tongue-in-cheek chants for those daily moments that drive us insane.
Over 50 plant-based recipes for tonics, easy meals, treats & skincare made with the goodness extracted from hemp.
emeralds of oz
Journey back into the Wizard of Oz and discover new wisdom about longing, joy, compassion, and having faith in ourselves.
things I want my daughter to know
Share simple and profound truths for joyful living with your daughter. This book contains a collection of wise essays that are touching, humorous, and expressive.
the mindfulness creativity coloring book
Color your way to calm with this relaxing book filled activities and coloring pages. Coloring is a great activity to help soothe anxiety, and express creativity.
The essential guide to world soccer including the history, the players, and fan culture. Presented by Roger Bennett and Michael Davies, phenomenally popular duo from NBC Sports.
I could pee on this
Cat lovers will laugh out loud at the quirkiness of their feline friends with these insightful and curious poems from the singular minds of housecats.
shakespeare's insult generator
Create unique and new combinations to insult your friends! Using Shakespeare's own words, forge unheard phrases to make those you poke fun at laugh from your creativity!
the grand canyon expedition
Join John Wesley Powell's expedition to explore one of the 7 Wonders of the Natural World, and one of the last unmapped portions of the continental United States. Powell's detailed descriptions of the rocks, plants, and animals seen in the canyon, the geography of the area, and his team's interactions with native groups of the area and mishaps along the trail allow readers to feel the thrill, the awe, and the humility of standing on the canyon's edge.
the rainbow atlas
Take a colorful tour of 500 eye-poppingly brilliant spots around the world! Spanning natural phenomena, architectural wonders, art installations, and more, the contents of this book range from the pink salt lakes of Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula to the eye-catching home façades of Cobh, Ireland. Spectacularly colorful and packed with dreamy photographs, The Rainbow Atlas introduces readers to the most vibrant landmarks the world has to offer.
how to relax
Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh, introduces beginners and reminds seasoned practitioners of the essentials of mindfulness practice. How to Relax shows how critical it is to regularly interrupt the hub-bub and routine of our lives to stop, relax mindfully, and recharge.
rail trails MI and WI
Explore 63 of the best rail-trails and multiuse pathways across Michigan and Wisconsin. The experts from Rails-to-Trails Conservancy present the best rail-trails, as well as other multiuse pathways, in Michigan and Wisconsin.
worst-case scenario survival handbook
Danger! It lurks at every corner. Quicksand. Sharks. Cyberbullies. Super-Flu. From wrestling an alligator to evading drones to landing a plane if the pilot passes out, The Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook is here to help with expert, illustrated, step-by-step instructions for life's sudden turns for the worst.
Get to know anyone and everyone with this book filled with questions to use as ice breakers, major discussions, small talk, and more!
very embarrassing book of dad jokes
A book of dreadfully cheesy jokes only a dad would tell!