Tag Archives: Chronicle Books

When Louis Armstrong Taught Me Scat

Author: Muriel Harris Weinstein Publisher: Chronicle Books Product Description In a CRACKITY-SNAPPITY-POPPITY-POP bubblegum dream, a young girl learns to scat from the master himself, Louis Armstrong! Written in prose and scat with wild and wonderful illustrations by R. Gregory Christie, this joyful tribute is downright contagious. CHEW-ITEE CHEW-ITEE CHEW-ITEE CHOP, CRACKITY SNAPPITY POPPITY POP!

Mommy Loves

Author: Anne Gutman Publisher: Chronicle Books Product Description Animal babies are so adorable that their mommies can’t help but cuddle and love them. In this celebration of parental love, each mommy shows how much she loves her baby in her own special way.

The Other Side

Author: Istvan Banyai Publisher: Chronicle Books Product Description In The Other Side, artist, designer, provocateur Istvan Banyai takes readers on another exceptional visual journey. In graphically stunning illustrations that feature many clever twists in point of view, familiar scenes turn and turn again to show us the back, the front, the top, the bottom, the […]

Emily’s Balloon

Author: Komako Sakai Publisher: Chronicle Books Product Description One day, Emily gets a balloon. By the end of the afternoon, the balloon is no longer just a plaything. Emily and the balloon are friends. But when the balloon blows away, what will Emily do? The beautifully evocative illustrations and the timeless innocence of the story […]

What Am I? Christmas (What Am I/Who Am I)

Author: Alain Crozon Publisher: Chronicle Books Product Description Rhyming couplets and lift-up flaps help the reader identify all kinds of Christmas things.

In the Garden with Van Gogh

Rating: (18 reviews) Author: Julie Merberg Publisher: Chronicle Books Product Description With narratives that will entertain art lovers of all ages, these two new board books are a fun way to introduce young children to fine art. The sleepy trees, golden haystacks, and juicy fruits of In the Garden with Van Gogh will delight little […]

The Night Before Christmas: A Classic Illustrated Edition

Author: Clement Moore Publisher: Chronicle Books Product Description Written one Christmas Eve and first published anonymously in 1823, this perennial classic was intended to be a gift from a father to his children. Instead, it has become a gift to the world. This Classic Illustrated Edition features the original text and beautiful reproductions of works […]

Mrs. Mustard’s Baby Faces (Mrs. Mustards)

Rating: (11 reviews) Author: Jane Wattenberg Publisher: Chronicle Books Product Description Nothing is more enticing to a baby than another baby. Now in a bigger sizeand with brand-new vibrantly colored backgrounds, Chronicle’s groundbreaking board book is better than ever! The 12 pictures of darling baby faces help infants and toddlers explore a complicated range of […]

Little Puppy Finger Puppet Book (Finger Puppet Brd Bks)

Rating: (6 reviews) Author: Chronicle Books Publisher: Chronicle Books Product Description With a plush finger puppet permanently attached to the book and peek-a-boo holes in every page, this charming board book is a fun way for parents and children to play and read together.

Hide-and-Seek: Christmas

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Empty Christmas Mini-Classics Dsply

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The Christmas Surprise (Templar)

Author: A.J. Wood Publisher: Chronicle Books Product Description A family of pigs celebrates Christmas by telling each one’s favorite part of the holiday, but the youngest piglet discovers that his favorite is right outside the window.

Ivy & Bean: Doomed to Dance (Ivy & Bean, Book 6)

Rating: (6 reviews) Author: Annie Barrows Publisher: Chronicle Books Product Description Finally! After begging their parents for ballet lessons, Ivy and Bean finally get what they want…well, not exactly. Much to their surprise, it turns out ballet lessons do not include karate chops and roundhouse kicks to the villain’s heart. The girls have no interest […]

Ivy & Bean (Book 1) (Bk. 1)

Rating: (72 reviews) Author: Annie Barrows Publisher: Chronicle Books Product Description The moment they saw each other, Bean and Ivy knew they wouldn’t be friends. But when Bean plays a joke on her sister, Nancy, and has to hide quick Ivy comes to the rescue, proving that sometimes the best of friends are people never […]

Little Oink

Rating: (10 reviews) Author: Amy Krouse Rosenthal Publisher: Chronicle Books Product Description From the creators of Little Pea and Little Hoot comes this tidy tale of a decidedly different pig. Little Oink is a neat little fellow. Clean clean clean that’s all he wants to do. But Mama and Papa won’t have it! They say […]

A Little Books Boxed Set Featuring Little Pea, Little Hoot, Little Oink

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Amy Krouse Rosenthal Publisher: Chronicle Books Product Description Three adorable characters in three adorable board books! These clever twists on dinnertime, bedtime, and clean-up time will delight all the little mess-makers, picky eaters, and night owls in your life.

Cook It in a Cup!: Quick Meals and Treats Kids Can Cook in Silicone Cups

Rating: (8 reviews) Author: Julia Myall Publisher: Chronicle Books Product Description This fresh take on kids-in-the-kitchen cookbooks comes with six colorful silicone baking cups that children can use to prepare all sorts of individually sized treats, from little lasagnas to tiny fruit tarts. The silicone cups are nonstick, easy to clean, and safe for ovens […]

Ivy & Bean: Bound to Be Bad (Ivy & Bean, Book 5)

Author: Annie Barrows Publisher: Chronicle Books Product Description The adventures of Ivy and Bean continue in the latest installment from series creators Annie Barrows and Sophie Blackall. In Ivy and Bean Bound to Be Bad the two girls decide to be so good and kind and pure of thought that wild animals will befriend them. […]

Who Loves You, Baby?

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Nina Laden Publisher: Chronicle Books Product Description From the author and illustrator of Peek-a-Who?, Ready, Set, Go!, and Grow Up! (with combined sales of nearly 300,000 copies) comes another irresistible board book. With peek-a-boo windows and a mirror, this engaging book lets youngsters see themselves as adorable animal characters. The mirror […]

Olive, the Other Reindeer

Rating: (34 reviews) Author: Vivian Walsh Publisher: Chronicle Books Product Description This beautiful deluxe edition marks the tenth anniversary of J.otto Seibold and Vivian Walsh’s modern Christmas classic the story of a little dog named Olive with big reindeer dreams! When the book was first published in 1997, it enjoyed great reviews and has since […]

In the Town All Year ‘Round

Author: Rotraut Susanne Berner Publisher: Chronicle Books Product Description Big colorful illustrations and minimal text set the stage for a delightful cast of characters as they go about their day-to-day adventures in one little town throughout the year. Playing chasing pets running errands going to work: following what happens and looking for the many small […]

Mini Masters Boxed Set (Mini Masters)

Rating: (17 reviews) Author: Julie Merberg, Suzanne Bober Publisher: Chronicle Books Product Description Four beautiful board books from Chronicle Books’ best-selling Mini Masters series, all packed in a colorful box. The set includes: Dancing with Degas, A Picnic with Monet, A Magical Day with Matisse, and In the Garden with Van Gogh. Each title pairs […]

Scribbles: A Really Giant Drawing and Coloring Book

Rating: (29 reviews) Author: Taro Gomi Publisher: Chronicle Books Product Description This is no ordinary coloring book! With playful drawings, funny scenarios and fun-to-follow instructions, this book is not just for coloring, but for doodling, drawing, imagining and thinking! Here the art on the page is just the start. This book is paperback with 368 […]

Ivy + Bean – Book 3: Break the Fossil Record (Ivy & Bean)

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Annie Barrows Publisher: Chronicle Books Product Description World-record fever grips the second grade, and soon Ivy and Bean are trying to set their own record by becoming the youngest people to have ever discovered a dinosaur. But how hard is it to find one?

Little Hoot

Rating: (6 reviews) Author: Amy Krouse Rosenthal Publisher: Chronicle Books Product Description It’s not fair! All Little Owl wants is to go to bed at a reasonable hour, like his friends do. But no . . . Mama and Papa say little owls have to stay up late and play. So Little Owl spends all […]

Ready, Set, Go!

Rating: (11 reviews) Author: Nina Laden Publisher: Chronicle Books Amazon.com With its simple rhyming text, vibrant pictures, “peekaboo” windows, and small board-book format, Ready, Set, Go! is ideal for curious young minds and hands. On alternating two-page spreads, the words “ready/set” are repeated, opposite an illustrated page with a die-cut hole. Readers guess what’s behind […]

Grow Up!

Rating: (8 reviews) Author: Nina Laden Publisher: Chronicle Books Product Description From the author and illustrator of the best-selling Peek-a-Who? comes another irresistible board book that’s sure to entertain curious babies and toddlers. With peek-a-boo windows featuring adorable baby animals, bright colors and a simple, playful text, Grow Up! takes guessing games for toddlers to […]

Little 1

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: Ann Rand Publisher: Chronicle Books Book Description Originally published in 1961, this exuberant picture book was illustrated and designed by Paul Rand, one of the most influential graphic designers of the twentieth century. The text by Ann Rand is filled with clever wordplay and not only tells the engaging story of […]

Eric Carle Animal Flash Cards (Eric Carle)

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: Eric Carle Publisher: Chronicle Books Book Description These beautiful flash cards, featuring artist and author Eric Carle’s familiar animal illustrations, serve as a lovely introduction to the ABCs. Printed on thick, sturdy board, they are perfect for small hands to hold and are equally suited for hanging on the wall in […]

The Night Before Christmas: A Classic Illustrated Edition (Classic Illustrated)

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: Clement C. Moore Publisher: Chronicle Books Book Description This pocket-size edition of The Night Before Christmas captures the magic of the original story with an array of enticing illustrations. The Night Before Christmas includes images by the world’s most renowned children’s book illustrators of the late 19th and early 20th centuries […]

Christmas Is Coming!

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Claire Masurel Publisher: Chronicle Books Book Description Bargain Books are non-returnable. Juliette and her parade of stuffed animals prepare for this special holiday by choosing a tree, decorating the house, and baking cookies. Juliette explains that Santa will bring gifts for everyone, but when Christmas day arrives, she is so excited […]

Ivy and Bean and the Ghost That Had to Go (Book 2) (Ivy and Bean)

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Annie Barrows, Sophie Blackall Publisher: Chronicle Books Book Description Best friends Ivy and Bean are back and looking for adventure in the second installment of this engaging new series. This time they’ve made an amazing discovery a ghost in the school bathroom! Ivy and Bean can see its cloudy form and […]

Ivy and Bean Break the Fossil Record (Book 3): Book 3 (Ivy and Bean)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Annie Barrows Publisher: Chronicle Books Book Description World record fever grips the second grade, and soon Ivy and Bean are trying to set their own record by becoming the youngest people to have ever discovered a dinosaur. But how hard is it to find one?

Squiggles pb: A Really Giant Drawing and Painting Book

Author: Taro Gomi Publisher: Chronicle Books Book Description This is no ordinary coloring book! Following the enormously successful Scribbles and Doodles, Taro Gomi invites kids of all ages to not only color, but paint, draw, and imagine. Playful drawings and fun-to-follow instructions make this book easy to start but hard to put down. Artists young […]

Hush Little Baby: Board Book

Rating: (50 reviews) Author: Publisher: Chronicle Books Amazon.com “Hush little baby, don’t say a word, Mama’s going to show you a hummingbird. If that hummingbird should fly, Mama’s going to show you the evening sky.” Sylvia Long’s award-winning (Child Magazine‘s Best of 1997) ode to mother-child love takes a favorite lullaby and makes it–is it […]

Painting with Picasso

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Julie Merberg, Suzanne Bober Publisher: Chronicle Books Book Description New board books in the best-selling Mini Masters series feature beautiful paintings from Cassatt and Picasso and rhyming text introducing budding artists to these famous masters.

Mama, Do You Love Me? Board Book

Rating: (35 reviews) Author: Barbara Joosse Publisher: Chronicle Books Amazon.com This exceptional board-book tells a beautiful and timeless story about a daughter’s attempt to find the limit of her mother’s love. Barbara Lavallee’s exquisite illustrations of Alaska, with their exaggeratedly foreshortened perspective and rich tones of violet, blue-gray, and gray-green, tell of an easy declaration […]

Peek-A-Who?: Board book

Rating: (62 reviews) Author: Nina Laden Publisher: Chronicle Books Amazon.com Nina Laden’s illustrations in this simple, rhyming board book are truly magical. The format is straightforward: on alternating two-page spreads, the words “Peek a” are repeated, opposite an illustrated page with a die-cut hole, behind which lurks a cow (“MOO!”), a green ghost (“BOO!”), and […]

Vincent’s Colors

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Vincent van Gogh Publisher: Chronicle Books Book Description Vincent van Gogh is one of the world’s most famous artists. Throughout his life, he wrote to his younger brother, Theo, about his colorful, dynamic paintings. This book pairs the artist’s paintings with his own words. Van Gogh’s descriptions, arranged as a simple […]

Little Pea

Rating: (35 reviews) Author: Amy Krouse Rosenthal Publisher: Chronicle Books Book Description If Little Pea doesn’t eat all of his sweets, there will be no vegetables for dessert! What’s a young pea to do? Children who have trouble swallowing their veggies will love the way this pea-size picture book serves up a playful story they […]