Spring 2012 Adult Books by Chronicle Books

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glorious cookies and cupcakes sunset magazine the by kir jensen deliciously twisted treats sweetest little food cart on the planet from the 50 with danielle centoni photographs by lisa warninger the sugar cube 50 deliciously twisted treats from the sweetest little food cart on the planet · by kir jensen with danielle centoni photographs by lisa warninger this covetable cookbook is a greatest-hits collection from sugar cube a tiny pink food cart in portland oregon that is thronged daily by hungry hordes craving voluptuous sweets intensified with a spike of booze a lick of sea salt or a whoop of whipped cream sugar cube founder and baker kir jensen left the fine-dining pastry track to sell her handmade treats on the street recipes for 50 of kir s most enticing cupcakes cookies tarts muffins sips and candies are made more irresistible if possible by 32 delicious color photographs sassy headnotes and illustrations that resemble vintage tattoos liven up this singular boutique baking

mom inc the essential guide to running a successful business from home · by meg mateo ilasco and cat seto the eat drink and be gorgeous project three months to a new you · by esther blum m.s r.d c.d.n c.n.s so many women dream of having it all being kickass mothers and running their own successful businesses this book helps them take the leap with confidence serial entrepreneurs and moms meg mateo ilasco and cat seto draw on their own successes and missteps to reveal exactly how to choose the right business find clients write a business plan launch a blog and web site stay focused at home and more insightful q&as with enterprising mothers like fashion designer cynthia rowley and style me pretty blogger abby larson demystify the many nuances of balancing work life with family time it s not easy but this practical and inspiring guide helps make it possible meg mateo ilasco is a designer illustrator and writer she launched her first business in 1999 and lives in the san francisco

praise for handy dad in this day and age where kids are inundated with video games and more video games this book captures the creative essence of being young and adventurous taniya nayak host and interior designer on hgtv handy dad in the great outdoors more than 30 super-cool projects and activities for dads and kids by todd davis · photographs by todd davis and jared cruce · illustrations by nik schulz slacklining edible bugs tarp surfing and more in this awesome follow-up to the hugely popular handy dad extreme sports athlete and tv host todd davis gathers more than 30 projects and activities sure to get kids outside and entertained for hours with easy-to-follow instructions helpful photographs and detailed line illustrations handy dad in the great outdoors is packed with all the essentials from simple campsite know-how to more ambitious building projects tepee anyone plus a few pranks for good measure this book has something for every family and every place be it the back

let s bring back a journal · by lesley m m blume one good deed a day a journal featuring delicate illustrations and lots of space for users to record their own musings and adventures this charming journal inspired by the top-selling let s bring back gives fans of bygone elegance a chance to wax nostalgic and remember the fun of past and new delights keepers of this sophisticated journal will find prompts throughout to experience a skating party write a list of favorite flower names wear fake eyelashes pick a patron saint buy some daisies contemplate bed curtains and more lesley m m blume is the contributing style section editor at the huffington post and the author of let s bring back she lives in new york city if kindness is indeed contagious it s about to go absolutely viral this uplifting book suggests 365 seemingly simple actions that have the power to ignite a chain reaction of compassion each brightly illustrated page features an inspiring prompt tell a friend why she means

french doodling in how to draw with joie de vivre anna corba doodling in french how to draw with joie de vivre · by anna corba take a trip to paris without leaving your own backyard learn to create line drawings of all things quintessentially french with this charming volume filled with easy-to-follow exercises casual doodles will take on a parisian je ne sais quoi as you render the majestic tiers of the eiffel tower sketch the playful outlines of a fleur-de-lys or learn to draw the perfect croissant sure to delight francophiles and lovers of vintage ephemera alike anna corba s evocative collages provide an alluring backdrop to her drawing instructions in a gorgeous little package as pretty as a french pastry including decorative blank pages in back that tear out so readers can doodle their own masterpieces this sweet book is an ideal gift for anyone longing for la belle vie anna corba is the author of several books and the creative mind behind found cat studio a line of products

leaders aren t born they are made vince lombardi nobody who ever gave his best regretted it george halas great effort springs naturally from great attitude pat riley dad s playbook wisdom for fathers from the greatest coaches of all time · by tom limbert · foreword by hall of fame quarterback steve young this gift book for dad collects more than 100 inspiring quotes from the greatest coaches of all time after all dads do what the best coaches do they motivate mentor discipline and love author and parenting expert tom limbert takes wisdom from john madden vince lombardi tommy lasorda phil jackson and many more and applies it to fatherhood with a foreword by steve young and photos of famous coaches in action dads will find a wealth of inspiration in these pages tom limbert is the co-creator of studio grow a children s play space with locations in berkeley concord and danville california he lives with his wife and son in berkeley california steve young has been named the most

includes such beloved classics as the green grass grows all around froggie went a-courtin home on the range and music by folk favorites including the carter family gillian welch the littlest birds prettiest the stanley brothers jolie holland sing the songs folk music illustrated by jennie smith introduction by michael hurley the littlest birds sing the prettiest songs folk music illustrated by jennie smith by jennie smith · foreword by michael hurley our love affair with folk songs runs as deep as the enduring power of music nature creativity and the longings of the human heart artist jennie smith celebrates the tradition with her illustrated renderings of thirteen soulful songs including time-honored scottish ballads classics by the likes of the carter family contemporary favorites by gillian welch and more smith s art hopeful sincere and delicate adds an unexpected and charming dimension to a familiar genre with a foreword from contemporary folk legend michael hurley complete

more than 1 million anne taintor products sold someone has to set a bad example an anne taintor collection · by anne taintor we can t be good all the time and no one knows it better than anne taintor this generous collection of her most popular artwork includes more than 150 images in categories such as friendship a real friend will help you hide the body motherhood wow i get to give birth and change diapers money screw the budget attitude let a smirk be your umbrella and more also featuring an introduction by taintor this hilarious volume perfectly captures the deliciously sarcastic snarky and honest things that most women have found themselves thinking at one time or another if you re looking for trouble look no further anne taintor is a relatively good girl with a slightly checkered past much emulated never replicated she first began pairing vintage illustrations with witty sayings 25 years ago cutting and gluing images at her kitchen table she lives in a 1783 farmhouse in

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pets and more Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î Î meow $14.95 hc · 978-1-4521-0169-9 woof $14.95 hc · 978-1-4521-0170-5 stuff on my mutt $12.95 pb · 978-0-8118-6897-6 training people $14.95 pb · 978-0-8118-5835-9 photobooth dogs $14.95 hc · 978-0-8118-7251-5 glamour dogs $30 hc · 978-0-4731-5096-9 aspca complete guide to dogs $24.95 pb · 978-0-8118-1904-6 city walks with dogs san francisco $14.95 deck · 978-0-8118-6702-3 cats are weird $12.95 hc · 978-0-8118-7480-9 cat getting out of a bag $12.95 hc · 978-0-8118-5822-9 aspca complete guide to cats $24.95 pb · 978-0-8118-1929-9 ernie $12.95 · 978-0-8118-2963-2 stuff on my cat $9.95 pb · 978-0-8118-5538-9 more stuff on my cat $12.95 pb · 978-0-8118-6225-7 the kittens of boxville $14.95 pb · 978-0-8118-6688-0 glamourpuss $14.95 hc · 978-0-8118-6704-7 62 p 8 0 0 7

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