Leyla Johnson
822 ratings (4.56 avg)
743 reviews

#32 top reviewers

Leyla Johnson

Add friend
Sign in to Goodreads to learn more about Leyla.

https://www.goodreads.com/leylaj

Leyla’s Recent Updates

Leyla Johnson rated a book it was amazing
A Testament to Murder by Vivian Conroy
Rate this book
Clear rating
Wow, what a ride this book gives - full of red herrings and false leads, that you don't know which way is up.
The conclusion is surprising even if you saw coming - or was it? The book was, for me a real page turner, especially the end. Written in the
...more
Leyla Johnson rated a book it was amazing
Conscious Creativity by Philippa Stanton
Rate this book
Clear rating
There are a lot of book on the market these days about getting your creative juices flowing, this one is lovely, very colourful with photo inspirations on every page. Every page has a challenge to your creativity such as looking into a puddle for ins ...more
Leyla Johnson rated a book it was amazing
Amazing Glaze by Gabriel Kline
Rate this book
Clear rating
I started to dabble with clay back in the '70 and when on to do some units in university. My favorite part was always the glazing, whilst I remember holding you breathe when the test glaze came out of the kiln, the weighing, mixing and applying alway ...more
Leyla Johnson rated a book it was amazing
All New Square Foot Gardening, 3rd Edition, Fully Updated by Mel Bartholomew
Rate this book
Clear rating
For me, this is a little novel way of growing vegetables, but it makes sense. As our back yards are getting smaller, this is certainly a very sensible way of growing vegetables, without waste and constant weeding, for our families.
With great pictures
...more
Leyla Johnson rated a book it was amazing
The New Creative Artist by Nita Leland
Rate this book
Clear rating
I have followed Nita Leland classes over the years and have always found her inspiring. This book is about stimulating the artist in you, with each page, a new aspect of creativity and method to find it. The deeper one reads the more advanced and con ...more
Leyla Johnson rated a book it was amazing
I Love My Dog Embroidery by Oksana Kokovkina
Rate this book
Clear rating
A wonderful little embroidery book depicting dogs in various styles of stitch. There are some wonderful ideas for all tastes, and the embroidery could be used to decorate all sorts of items. A well illustrated stitch library is includes and colour gr ...more
Leyla Johnson rated a book it was amazing
Crazy Plant Lady by Isabel Serna
Rate this book
Clear rating
This book really made me smile, love the colour and the many designs. Yes I am a crazy plant lady and this book was just glorious, and maybe I could just be happy with the lovely plant designs in this book.
Really fun, colourful and put a smile on eve
...more
Leyla Johnson rated a book it was amazing
En Plein Air by Mark Mehaffey
Rate this book
Clear rating
Whilst this book starts with the equipment required to paint outdoors is not just about painting en plein. It has a plethora of information on acrylic paints, very useful information, especially if you are new to acrylics. There is a great section on ...more
Leyla Johnson rated a book it was amazing
Black & Decker Play Structures & Backyard Fun by Editors Of Cool Springs Press
Rate this book
Clear rating
Great book on making play equipment for the backyard, staring off with the all important safety checklist for both the site, the material used, and the construction. The information on tools required and instructions for both kit and home designs are ...more
Leyla Johnson rated a book it was amazing
Classic to Contemporary String Quilts by Mary M. Hogan
Rate this book
Clear rating
It never ceases to amaze me of what can be achieved with small pieces of material. A no nonsense book, with very good introduction to the technique of string quilts. Very easy to follow with great photos; the various ways of complete a string block i ...more
More of Leyla's books…
Yyib badge
Lara (l...
582 books | 176 friends

Susan G
3,563 books | 256 friends

Cynthia...
470 books | 314 friends

Harvey ...
64 books | 25 friends

Pamela
324 books | 348 friends

Marie
1,114 books | 46 friends

John
1,017 books | 90 friends

James Peak
622 books | 96 friends


The Man in the Brown Suit by Agatha Christie
Classic Mysteries
159 books — 142 voters


Favorite Genres



Polls voted on by Leyla

Lists liked by Leyla