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Chronicle Highlights: Rude Hand Gestures of the World

15 July 2011

Learn Your Gestures A hand gesture is arguably the most effective form of expression, whether you’re defaming a friend’s mother or telling a perfect stranger to get lost. Learn how to go beyond just flipping the bird with this illustrated guide to rude hand gestures all around the world, from asking for sex in the [...]

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PRESS HERE: Chronicle Children Bestseller

17 June 2011

New York Times Children’s Bestseller # 5 – Week of June 26, 2011 Press the yellow dot on the cover of this book, follow the instructions within, and embark upon a magical journey! Each page of this surprising book instructs the reader to press the dots, shake the pages, tilt the book, and who knows [...]

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Chronicle Highlights: WCS Paranormal & Julius Lacing Cards

28 April 2011

WORST-CASE SCENARIO: PARANORMAL On hit TV shows, in best-selling books, blockbuster films, video games, and comics, pop culture has been overrun by hordes of vampires, zombies, werewolves, ghosts, wizards, and other paranormal creatures. Luckily, the authors of the Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook series are back with all-new, expert advice designed to help readers fend off [...]

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Chronicle Highlights: PERFECT POPS & WEB TYPOGRAPHY

26 April 2011

MAKE THE PERFECT POPS! Pops are summer’s freshest frozen treats, and they’re showing up in all the best places, from farmers markets to fine dining restaurants. The perfect way to make the most of ripe fruit is by suspending it in sweet ice, but PERFECT POPS takes popsicles beyond fruit and juice. With 50 recipes [...]

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Chronicle: Fall/Winter 2011 Catalogs Now Available

14 April 2011

*The following Chronicle catalogs are available to download. CHRONICLE FALL/WINTER 2011 TITLES Adult Fall/Winter 2011 Children Fall/Winter 2011 Gift Fall/Winter 2011 CHRONICLE DISTRIBUTION PARTNERS Lawrence King Fall/Winter 2011 (Mexico Only) Princeton Architectural Press Fall/Winter 2011 (Latin America, Caribbean, Middle East & Baltic countries) Please refer to the catalogs for rights details. *Fall/Winter 2011 Order forms now available for [...]

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Chronicle Highlights: Art of Cars 2 & Worst Case-Scenario Adventure:Mars

28 March 2011

ART OF CARS 2 A gorgeous behind-the-scenes journey along the road that lead to the second CARS film. Includes details on the development of the second film from the first. Another in our successful line of ‘Art of Pixar’ books, ART OF CARS 2 shares the artwork and experiences of the animators behind Pixar’s most [...]

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Chronicle Highlights: SECRETS OF STYLISTS & SAME PLACE, MORE SPACE

25 February 2011

In this unprecedented insider’s guide, fashion industry veteran Sasha Charnin Morrison opens her little black book of celebrity stylists and shares their top secrets on creating unforgettable looks, landing a choice job, and working with the pros. Interviews with key players reveal the ins and outs of the glamorous (and often gritty) world of styling, [...]

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Chronicle Highlights: PRESS HERE & PANTONE’S COLOR OF THE YEAR

18 February 2011

PRESS HERE: Publisher’s Weekly, Starred Review Press the yellow dot on the cover of this book, follow the instructions within, and embark upon a magical journey! Each page of this surprising book instructs the reader to press the dots, shake the pages, tilt the book, and who knows what will happen next! Children and adults [...]

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Spring & Summer 2011 Chronicle Catalogs Now Available

15 February 2011

*The following Chronicle catalogs are available to download. You can also view them on the Chronicle Books website here. CHRONICLE SPRING/SUMMER 2011 TITLES Adult Spring/Summer 2011 Children Spring/Summer 2011 Gift Spring/Summer 2011 Adult Trade Backlist Catalog Spring/Summer 2011 CHRONICLE DISTRIBUTION PARTNERS Blue Apple Books Spring/Summer 2011 Lawrence King Publishing Spring/Summer 2011 (Mexico Only) Princeton Architectural [...]

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2010 and 2011 Award Winners from Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

13 January 2011
Ship Breaker, Paolo Bagiculp

Ship Breaker Paolo Bacigalupi HARDCOVER BOOK 9780316056212  $17.99 LITTLE BROWN BKS YOUNG READERS, Little, Brown US Pub: May 1, 2010 World, Excluding U.K. commonwealth WINNER 2011 Michael L. Printz Award 2011 Children’s Notable Book 2011 Best Fiction for Young Adults (Top Ten) A dystopian thriller set one hundred years in the future, in the gulf [...]

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SHADOW named a Best Illustrated book of 2010

15 November 2010

SHADOW(HC, $15.99, 9780811872805) is chosen as one of the best Illustrated books of 2010 by The New York Times

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OTHER GOOSE wins a coveted 2010 NAPPA Gold Award

14 October 2010

OTHER GOOSE wins  a coveted 2010 NAPPA Gold Award! The National Parenting Publications Award is promoted on Parenthood.com and through their social networks. It’s Humpty Dumpty, Little Bo Peep, Jack Be Nimble, Miss Muffet, Little Boy Blue, and more, like you’ve never seen them before! Renowned artist J.otto Seibold re-nursuries and re-rhymes over the Mother [...]

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EMILY THE STRANGE – ON THE BIG SCREEN!

13 October 2010

Emily may be odd, but she always gets even! Meet Emily, the peculiar soul with long black hair, a wit of fire, and a posse of slightly sinister black cats. Famous for her barbed commentary and independent spirit, this rebel-child in black has spawned an Internet and merchandising phenomenon.

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Chronicle Highlights: CAKE POPS debuts on New York Times Bestsellers List

23 September 2010

Cake Pops
By Bakerella and Angie Dudley
HC, 9780811876377, $19.95
Release Date: July 16, 2010

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PORTRAIT OF AN ADDICT AS A YOUNG MAN Featured in New York Magazine

4 June 2010
Portrait

PORTRAIT OF AN ADDICT AS A YOUNG MAN Featured in New York Magazine

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SHORT SECOND LIFE OF BREE TANNER Event Idea Sheet

2 June 2010

SHORT SECOND LIFE OF BREE TANNER Event Idea Sheet

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Latest Buzz for ANDROID KARENINA

30 April 2010
Android Karenina

Latest Buzz for ANDROID KARENINA

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COLUMBINE & THE LINEUP win Edgar Awards

30 April 2010
Columbine

COLUMBINE & THE LINEUP win Edgar Awards!

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HBG to Handle Sales and Distribution for Peterson’s

15 April 2010

HBG to Handle Sales and Distribution for Peterson’s

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New From STEPHENIE MEYER: THE SHORT SECOND LIFE OF BREE TANNER—Coming June 2010

30 March 2010
Short Second Life of Bree Tanner

New STEPHENIE MEYER BOOK: THE SHORT SECOND LIFE OF BREE TANNER—Coming June 5th 2010 (978-0-316-12558-1)

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CHRONICLE HIGHLIGHTS

11 March 2010

Available from HBG for our customers in Latin America, the Caribbean, and the Middle East Complete Worst Case Scenario: Man Skills   Following the success of The Complete Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook (more than 150,000 copies sold!), this ruggedly handsome hardcover collection brings together new and classic advice from Worst-Case experts to help readers master [...]

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WIMPY KID MOVIE DIARY PARTY KIT Now Available for Download

8 March 2010
Wimpy Kid Movie Diary

WIMPY KID MOVIE DIARY PARTY KIT Now Available for Download

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Watch the Book Trailer for ABRAHAM LINCOLN: VAMPIRE HUNTER

3 March 2010

Watch the Book Trailer for ABRAHAM LINCOLN: VAMPIRE HUNTER

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GCP Acquires New Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child Series

1 February 2010

GCP Acquires New Douglas Preston & Lincoln Child Series

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Henry M. Paulson Jr’s ON THE BRINK Now On Sale

1 February 2010

Henry M. Paulson Jr’s ON THE BRINK Now On Sale (HC, 9780446561938)

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Watch the DIARY OF A WIMPY KID MOVIE Trailer

29 January 2010

Watch the DAIRY OF A WIMPY KID MOVIE Trailer

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Ozzy Osbourne’s I AM OZZY Now Available

29 January 2010

Ozzy Osbourne’s I AM OZZY Now Available (HC, 9780446569897)

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Publicity Highlights: LA Times names their best and favorites & PRIVATE is adapted for TV

8 December 2009

Publicity Highlights: RAVENS is named one of the best & PRIVATE is adapted for TV

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Nelson Mandela’s FAVORITE AFRICAN FOLKTALES Wins the Platinum Oppenheim Award

24 November 2009

Nelson Mandela’s FAVORITE AFRICAN FOLKTALES Wins the Platinum Oppenheim Award

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DAVID SEDARIS in the New York Times: “Popular Author’s Audiobook Tries a New Format: Vinyl”

24 November 2009

DAVID SEDARIS in the New York Times: “Popular Author’s Audiobook Tries a New Format: Vinyl”

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