Creative Editions Spring 2017 by Chronicle Books

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colors of nature learning the names of colors is a fundamental part of a child’s development most of the time a color is associated with a common object or living thing—a red apple a green frog and so on in this illustrated conceptual board book though colors are emblematic of the seasons of the year young readers will make unexpected connections and enjoy pointing out everything in the featured color as they turn from page to page kate riggs is a minnesota-based editor and author of children’s and young adult nonfiction books in 2012 her book dolphins was honored as the winner of the maryland blue crab young reader award for transitional nonfiction paolo domeniconi lives and works in the small italian city of spilamberto after gaining artistic experience in advertising and through various freelance projects he became interested in children’s illustration working mainly in digital media he has since illustrated approximately 40 books for international

crowds of creatures in rhyming couplets crowds of creatures offers up a fun foundational introduction to the family groups of six types of animals that are sure to fascinate every preschool learner simple rhythmical text identifies a common name used in defining what a group of each creature is called detailed illustrations meanwhile bring the animals to life in their natural habitats set within a durable board book format this is a title kate riggs is a minnesota-based editor and author of children’s and young adult nonfiction books in 2012 her book dolphins was honored as the winner of the maryland blue crab young reader award for transitional nonfiction fiammetta dogi is an italian artist who specializes in children’s books since receiving her education in graphic arts and illustration she has created work for clients worldwide with her art appearing in numerous books magazines and advertisements all kinds of families can share 978-1-56846-301-8 $7.99  board

under the sea sneaking an early grammar lesson into a book about animals under the sea offers up a fun foundational introduction to both sea life and pairs of directional words simple rhythmical text introduces creatures and their surroundings by placing them in relative positions to each other detailed illustrations meanwhile provide a colorful backdrop of the developing ocean scene set within a durable board book format this is kate riggs is a minnesota-based editor and author of children’s and young adult nonfiction books in 2012 her book dolphins was honored as the winner of the maryland blue crab young reader award for transitional nonfiction known for his scientifically realistic portrayals of nature tom leonard has honed his talents for children’s illustration with publishers such as scholastic time-life and mcgraw-hill this is his first book for creative editions a title all young readers will get behind 978-1-56846-302-5 $7.99  board interest level age 2

creative editions classic titles cinderella a glamorous 1920s-era style of erika’s story a jewish woman narrates how illustration helps bring to life the familiar 17thcentury fairy tale of cinderella author charles perrault artist roberto innocenti her mother was able to spare her from the horrors of the holocaust as an infant author ruth vander zee artist roberto innocenti 978-1-56846-130-4 hc 978-0-89812-828-4 pb interest level age 8 and up trim size 7¾ × 11 $20.95 hc $7.99 pb page count 32 color illustrations the creative collection of american short stories this beautifully illustrated anthology spans more than 150 years to spotlight 17 gems authors various artist yan nascimbene 978-1-56846-202-8 interest level age 10 and up trim size 7¼ × 10¼ $28.95 hc page count 272 color illustrations 978-1-56846-176-2 hc 978-0-89812-891-8 pb interest level age 8 and up trim size 10 × 9½ $19.99  hc $10.99 pb page count 24

creative editions classic titles full color no introduction to the colors of the girl in red depicting a city as a wilder the rainbow is quite like this one here reissued from a 2008 original in a smaller format author/artist etienne delessert ness this modern take offers a twist on the old tale of an innocent girl in a red riding hood author aaron frisch artist roberto innocenti 978-1-56846-266-0 interest level age 2 and up trim size 7¼ × 9¾ $15.99 hc page count 32 color illustrations 978-1-56846-223-3 interest level age 8 and up trim size 10½ × 11½ $19.99 hc page count 32 color illustrations fun with numbers mischievous illustra a glass in this autobiographical story readers tions remind readers that there have been many ways of counting measuring and having fun with numbers author massin artists les chats pelés will learn of one seemingly unbreakable glass and of the shatterproof love between a parent and child author/artist etienne

creative editions classic titles i’m not a pig in underpants follow a the long tall journey the story of a giraffe series of delightful poetic clues as a mysterious animal narrator prompts readers to figure out its identity author/artist elwood h smith that journeyed from africa to france in the 19th century told by the animal author jan wahl artist laurent gapaillard $18.99 hc page count 40 color illustrations 978-1-56846-229-5 interest level age 5 and up trim size 8½ × 10½ 978-1-56846-230-1 interest level age 6 and up trim size 9 × 12 $18.99 hc page count 40 color illustrations the last resort an artist’s quest to recover michelangelo’s world combining gorgeous his imagination leads him to a remote seaside hotel visited by some rather remarkable guests author j patrick lewis artist roberto innocenti photographs with sonnets by poet j patrick lewis this picture book celebrates the renaissance master author j patrick lewis

creative editions classic titles the one and only 1 2 3 book a number 1 with a high opinion of itself must compete for attention as the pages brim with numeric activity author/artist r o blechman $15.99 hc page count 24 color illustrations 978-1-56846-245-5 interest level age 4 and up trim size 115/8 × 9 pirates at the plate teams of pirates and cowboys inject rowdy adventure into america’s pastime in this exquisitely illustrated story author aaron frisch artist mark summers 978-1-56846-210-3 interest level age 6 and up trim size 8½ × 11¼ $17.99 hc page count 32 color illustrations the riddle horse in this gentle riddle of a the rumor threats of a hungry beast compel tale a horse recounts its adventures and riders throughout the long years of its life author/artist mark summers animal friends to warn one another and thus turn hearsay into an increasingly inaccurate rumor author/artist monique felix 978-1-56846-291-2 interest level age 6 and up

creative editions classic titles sing a season song the cyclical nature tall city wide country light on words of the seasons takes center stage in this poetic tribute to the four periods of the year author jane yolen artist lisel jane ashlock but big on charm this unique picture book is a trip worth taking—just by turning the book around author/artist seymour chwast 978-1-56846-255-4 interest level age 6 and up trim size 8¼ × 12 $19.99 hc page count 32 color illustrations 978-1-56846-228-8 interest level age 3 and up trim size 11 × 6 $15.99 hc page count 32 color illustrations skywriting poems to fly poetry and artwork tuba lessons a boy venturing through a combine to memorialize the jet-powered freedom and preposterous elegance of various aircraft author j patrick lewis artist laszlo kubinyi forest on his way to a tuba lesson finds himself giving a concert to an unexpected audience author t c bartlett artist monique felix 978-1-56846-203-5

creative editions classic board books taste the clouds this illustrated conceptual to the rescue six helpful vehicles are board book encourages imaginative exploration of the senses introduced by action words encouraging kinetic learning author kate riggs artist nate williams author rita marshall artist paolo domeniconi 978-1-56846-285-1 interest level age 2 and up trim size 6¼ × 8 $8.99 board page count 14 color illustrations 978-1-56846-288-2 interest level age 2 and up trim size 7 × 7 $7.99 board page count 14 color illustrations that’s creepy six creepy-crawlies are intro wake up weather this illustrated conceptu duced by the animals’ common traits or behaviors author kate riggs artist fiammetta dogi al board book encourages imaginative exploration of weather phenomena author rita marshall artist monique felix 978-1-56846-236-3 interest level age 2 and up trim size 7 × 7 $7.99 board page count 14 color illustrations

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