Parties, etiquette & entertaining

    Teach Yourself Good Manners

    By W.S. Norman

    Hardback £7.25

    First published in 1958, Teach Yourself Good Manners is a fascinating guide packed full of both timeless advice and tips that in today's world will make you chuckle. So, if you've ever wondered how you should peel an apple at a dinner party, break-off an engagement or announce the birth...

    Geeky Chef Strikes Back

    By Cassandra Reeder

    Hardback £10.25

    Geek out with fifty new unofficial recipes from Cassandra Reeder, inspired by favored science fiction and fantasy books, movies, television shows, and video games with The Geeky Chef Strikes Back!

    Let's Party

    By Martine Lleonart

    Hardback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    Want to throw a magical and unique birthday party that your child will remember forever? Keen to find a party theme that's different from their classmates' parties? Happy to create your own decorations, activities and party food, rather than simply out-sourcing everything? Then this is the book for you! Covering...

    Emily Post's Etiquette

    By Anna Post

    Hardback Save £9.54 = £20.46

    Completely revised and updated with a focus on civility and inclusion, the 19th edition of Emily Post's Etiquette is the most trusted resource for navigating life's every situationFrom social networking to social graces, Emily Post is the definitive source on etiquette for generations of Americans.

    Make a Memory Hen Party

    By Frankie J. Jones

    Paperback Save £0.87 = £7.45

    Perfect for the bride-to-be and her BFFs. With these fun, daring photo cards hens will love posing for photos and selfies, stepping up to challenges and dares, and playing games on the bride's last night of freedom. Fun photo cards include captions such as '#TeamBride', 'I'm still single!', 'Best Hen...

    Savoir Vivre by Laduree: The Art of Fine Living

    By Maud Hacker

    Hardback Save £8.74 = £19.26

    Unmentionable

    By Therese Oneill

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.45

    A scandalously honest guide to the dos and don'ts of Victorian womanhood.

    Celebrate Everything!

    By Darcy Miller

    Hardback Save £5.54 = £14.46

    MAKE YOUR CELEBRATIONS MEMORABLE!Packed with planning strategy and original ideas, Celebrate Everything!, from recognized celebrations expert Darcy Miller, is the ultimate guide to making special occasions unforgettable.

    Table Manners

    By Jeremiah Tower

    Hardback £11.45

    Table Manners is an entertaining and practical guide to manners for everyone and every occasion. Whether you are a guest at a potluck or the host of a dinner party, a patron of your local bar or an invitee at a state dinner, this book tells you exactly how to...

    70s Dinner Party: The Good, the Bad and the Downright Ugly of Retro Food

    By Anna Pallai

    Hardback Save £1.54 = £8.45

    Selected as a Book of the Year 2016 in the Guardian and The SpectatorAnna Pallai was brought up on 1970s stalwarts of stuffed peppers, meatloaf and platters of slightly greying hardboiled eggs.

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