UK Frontlist Spring 2017 by Chronicle Books

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rainbow coloured exposed binding encyclopedia of rainbows our world organized by color • by julie seabrook ream this playful collection of rainbows is a bright and beautiful appreciation of all the colour that surrounds us artist julie seabrook ream invites us to see the extraordinary beauty of ordinary objects she gathers colourful iterations of a single type of thing from feathers to fishing gear matchbooks to macarons and neatly arranges them in rainbow order a fascinating index details all the objects in each rainbow bringing the magnetic appeal of meticulous organisation to this burst of colour in book form a striking package— with a rainbow-coloured exposed spine—makes this celebratory book a treasure for those who love art design and a fresh perspective a d u lt julie seabrook ream is an artist who never could pick a favourite colour 4 encyclopedia of rainbows also available £11.99 uk hc • 978-1-4521-5533-3 178 x 178 mm 7 x 7 in 176 pp 80

france inspiration du jour • by rae dunn brimming with joie de vivre france provides a glimpse into the gorgeous sketchbooks that artist rae dunn compiles during her annual sojourns in paris provence and the french riviera colours tastes and smells come to life with each turn of the page as dunn’s charming watercolour sketches and dreamy photographs beautifully depict the cityscapes landscapes foods and pastimes that epitomise the romance of france additionally hand-lettered notes reveal dunn’s inspirations as an artist francophiles armchair travellers and art lovers alike will rejoice in this thoughtful celebration of this beloved region’s myriad everyday pleasures a d u lt rae dunn is an artist author ceramicist and world traveler 20 france also available £12.99 uk hc • 978-1-4521-5365-0 203 x 152 mm 6 x 8 in 128 pp full-colour images throughout unjacketed rights w art/france pub month may paris in color chronicle books • spring 2 0 1 7 c

“igort focuses the eye of a master craftsman and sensitive artist on his subjects.” —seth “igort is one of italy’s great cartoonists.” —adrian tomine japanese notebooks a journey to the empire of signs • by igort japan is a place of special fascination for the acclaimed international comics creator igort who has visited and lived there more than 20 times and worked in the country’s manga industry for more than a decade in this masterful new book—part graphic memoir part cultural meditation— igort vividly recounts his personal experiences in japan creating comics amid the activities of everyday life and finding inspiration everywhere in nature history custom art and encounters with creators including animation visionary hayao miyazaki with beautifully illustrated reflections on subjects from printmaking to zen buddhism imperial history to the samurai code japanese film literature and manga this is a richly

winner of the japan picture book award under the silver moon the fox wish lullabies night songs poems • by pamela dalton by kimiko aman • illustrated by komako sakai cut-paper artist pamela dalton’s magically intricate illustrations illuminate a generous collection of lullabies and goodnight poems recalling traditional favourites from childhood and embracing a wide range of sources and cultures this timeless collection makes a lovely addition to any bedroom bookshelf or bedtime read-aloud ritual sure to enchant both children and their parents dalton’s exquisite detail and sophisticated aesthetic—always informed by warmth and a deep humanity—will speak to anyone looking for the perfect keepsake book for a newborn or baby shower this charming story follows two children who go looking for their skipping rope and discover that a group of foxes have claimed it as an answer to their wish with beautiful classic illustrations and lyrical text here is a

inspired by the popular picture book old macdonald had a truck old macdonald had a truck bingo old macdonald had a truck counting cards by steve goetz • illustrated by eda kaban by steve goetz • illustrated by eda kaban a classic family friendly-game gets revved up with a winning combination of construction vehicles and farm animals featuring artwork from the picture book old macdonald had a truck with six illustrated double-sided game boards plus a set of colourful bingo calling cards and chips this easy-to-learn game is sure to be a hit at any playdate or family game night featuring characters and vehicles from the picture book old macdonald had a truck these cards are a new way to play count and learn ten sturdy puzzle cards feature punch-out numbers from one to ten accompanied by cool construction vehicles and adorable barnyard animals this colourful innovative set of puzzle cards encourages handson learning and the development of fine motor skills perfect for toddlers

happiness is travel a journal by lisa swerling and ralph lazar for the adventure enthusiast or armchair traveller this delightful journal is the perfect place to jot down favourite recollections from journeys near and far just the right size to pack in a carry-on or jacket pocket when it’s filled it becomes a sweet travel keepsake of the happiest memories £7.99 uk • 978-1-4521-4841-0 paperback journal 5 x 5 in 252 pp lined adn unlined pages 2-colour illustrations throughout elastic band closure rights w journals/travel pub month march travel journal coastal getaway by sukie this retro-looking journal from celebrated uk– based design studio sukie will inspire journalers to log all kinds of adventures featuring kraft and glassine pockets for tucking away mementos plus a silk-screened cover and 100 recycled paper interiors this journal is a tactile treasure in the hand £12.99 uk • 978-1-4521-4746-8 paperback 7∂ x 5£ in 192 pp assorted lined

engagement calendars uncoated paper ready to colour more than 1 million anne taintor titles sold anne taintor 2018 engagement calendar paris in color 2018 engagement calendar roz chast 2018 engagement calendar fantastic coloring 2018 engagement calendar anne taintor’s vintage ladies are back for another year brightening each week with sass and hilarity by nichole robertson featuring gorgeous photos from the book paris in color this chic engagement calendar highlights a different hue of the french capital each month quirky insightful and laugh-out-loud funny this engagement calendar offers a weekly dose of humor from beloved new yorker cartoonist and bestselling author roz chast £12.99 uk • 978-1-4521-6183-9 previous isbn 978-1-4521-5258-5 £12.99 uk • 978-1-4521-5124-3 by steve mcdonald printed on crisp white uncoated paper and featuring fun-to-colour illustration details from all four titles in artist steve mcdonald’s bestselling fantastic colouring

artists lines 1 bright bright ideas bright ideas new ideas journal £10.99 • 978-1-4521-3914-2 hardcover exposed spine 6£ x 4∂ in 400 pp bellyband rights w 2 bright ideas superbright journal £10.99 • 978-1-4521-5600-2 hardcover 6£ x 4∂ in 288 pp blank coloured pages exposed spine silk-screened cover bellyband rights w 3 bright ideas 8 metallic double-ended colored brush pens 2 1 new £11.99 • 978-1-4521-6386-4 shrink-wrapped box tray with sleeve 3∂ x 6¼ in 8 doubleended pens rights w 4 bright ideas deluxe colored pencil set £18.99 • 978-1-4521-5976-8 tin box 7¼ x 11½ x ½ in 36 coloured pencils shrinkwrapped rights w 3 4 5 bright ideas neon colored pencils £10.99 • 978-1-4521-5478-7 new box tray with sleeve 10 sharpened pencils shrink-wrapped tray rights w 6 bright ideas 12 neon and glitter colored gel pens £11.99 • 978-1-4521-5835-8 shrink-wrapped box tray with sleeve 6£ x 6ø in 12 pens 6

co lo uringboo ks themes 1 journey new in color mexican folk art coloring book by molly hatch £11.99 • 978-1-4521-5698-9 paperback 9 x 11 in 92 pp 40 designs illustrations printed with black and neon pink ink throughout rights w 2 journey in color moroccan motifs coloring book by molly hatch £10.99 • 978-1-4521-5150-2 1 2 3 4 paperback 9 x 11 in 92 pp 40 images 2-colour illustrations throughout rights w 3 journey in color scandinavian designs coloring book by molly hatch £10.99 • 978-1-4521-5697-2 paperback 9 x 11 in 92 pp 40 images illustrations printed with black and neon red ink throughout rights w 4 journey in color french baroque coloring book by molly hatch £10.99 • 978-1-4521-5122-9 new paperback 9 x 11 in 92 pp 40 images 2-colour illustrations throughout rights w 5 fantastic planet a coloring book of amazing places real and imagined by steve mcdonald £11.99 • 978-1-4521-5597-5 paperback 11∑ x 11∂ in 60 pp 58 b/w images

c hronicle pa pers of rainbows notebook collection new shimmering gilded page edges by julie seabrook ream £10.99 • 978-1-4521-5535-7 1-colour lined interiors foil-stamped covers rounded corners 2 exquisite by nature notebook set by michelle morin £10.99 • 978-1-4521-5544-9 2 paperback journals 8∑ x 5∑ in 96 pp each lined interiors full-colour cover illustrations gilded edges foil-stamped spines 2 1 3 star wars® a new hope notebook collection new £10.99 • 978-1-4521-6274-4 new 1-colour lined interiors 4-colour front and back covers rights uk © and tm lucasfilm ltd used under authorization 4 do things that matter to your heart notebook collection £10.99 • 978-1-4521-5487-9 5 pantone 10 notebooks £14.99 • 978-1-4521-4978-3 paperback 5∞ x 3∆ in 6 rose gold notebook set 3 4 two foil-stamped notebooks £9.99 • 978-1-4521-5545-6 2 paperback journals 8∑ x 5∑ in 96 pp each bellyband perfect bound

978-1-4521-8824-9 abrams chronicle books ltd 3rd floor 161 farringdon road london ec1r 3al www.abramsandchronicle.co.uk front cover illustration by miguel tanco from you and me me and you frontback cover illustration bybysukie from travel sunshine camper cover photograph julie seabrook reamjournal from encyclopedia of