What to give on February 23: 5 interesting books

What to give on February 23: 5 interesting books

Holidays - a time to remind a friend or loved one that nothing is impossible. The book of the Spanish professional runner Kilian Jornet is about overcoming the weaknesses and boundaries of the possible. Kilian is the world champion in skyrunning, the three-time champion of the most prestigious ultratrail in the world - UTMB, the world champion in ski mountaineering. At thirty, Kilian became a member of the “Peaks of My Life” project and made a double ascent to Everest without oxygen. Exciting descriptions of adventures and training prompt you to register for a race right now or buy a ticket and go to the mountains.

What to give on February 23: 5 interesting books

Sid Mead invented the worlds of the most visually exciting films in the history of cinema : Star Trek, Blade Runner, Throne, 2010, Short Circuit, Aliens. This book contains a collection of works by the master of "visual futurism" - drawings, concept art, sketches and sketches, many of which are published for the first time. Each illustration has an explanatory note. From the book, the reader learns how Mead thought through the impressive worlds of Blade Runner and Aliens, worked on the creation of concept art for the film Tron, and how his work went beyond the cinema - into commercials, illustrations for fantasy books and even in architecture.

What to give on February 23: 5 interesting books

For some reason, it is generally accepted that books about relationships are intended for women.

But it is no less important for men to understand and accept a partner, to be able to properly talk about problems, to reveal their thoughts. “Feeling of love” was written by the author of the bestselling book “Hold me tight”. Dr. Sue Johnson is a member of the American Psychological Association, director of the Ottawa and International Center for Training in Emotional Focus Therapy, Emeritus Professor at International University of San Diego. The book helps to understand your own emotions and without pressure explains what love is in terms of the brain, bodily reactions and most importantly - how to learn to live in harmony with your feelings.

What to give on February 23: 5 interesting books

A new book on the preparation of the correct coffee . It will appeal to everyone who can not imagine their day without a cup of Americano or cappuccino. The author reveals the scientific basis of the process of making the perfect cup of coffee, describes in detail how coffee affects the body and human mood. How coffee beans are grown, what happens during roasting and grinding, how to brew a drink in different ways - and all this with illustrations and explanations. The publication will complement the kitchen shelf with recipe books or just the home library of any coffee lover.

What to give on February 23: 5 interesting books

The book about the director is a great gift for a movie buff. And not just about the director, but about the great Martin Scorsese, the creator of the films Taxi Driver, Nice Guys, New York Gangs, The Departed, The Island of the Damned, Aviator and others. A creative biography with film frames and archival photographs reveals to the reader the details of the master’s life: how did his passion for cinema begin, how will he come up with new subjects and how he manages to keep the attention of the audience for many years. To create a book, the author talked with the entire crew and Scorsese's friends. Each chapter in the book is dedicated to a separate picture.

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