Chronicle Books publishes glorious books for adults and children; its collection of beautifully illustrated, well-written coffee-table tomes includes something for everyone. Read up on food, fashion, art, design, travel, and more, and get inspired to live the good life. With its enviable San Francisco location, Chronicle Books has established itself as a leader in the field of quirky, memorable books and stationery. Phelps Dewey, who worked for the San Francisco Chronicle, established the publishing house in 1968. Today it has a number of bestselling titles under its belt, including the New York Times best-selling Griffin and Sabine series by Nick Bantock, the New York Times best-selling Duck! Rabbit! by Amy Krouse Rosenthal, The Beatles Anthology, best-selling What's Your Poo Telling You?, Mom and Dad are Palindromes byMark Shulman, the Worst-Case Scenario series by Joshua Piven and David Borgenicht, the children's series Ivy and Bean by Annie Barrows, and Papa, do you love me and Golden Kite Award winner Mama, do you love me by Barbara M. Joosse.
Stylish page-turners that'll give you a leg up on fashion, culture, travel, art and design
If you’re a stylish fella — or looking for the perfect gift for the sophisticated man in your life — these beautifully illustrated, well-written books are a coffee table must. Architecture, design, fashion, luxury brands — many of the makings of the good life are represented in this selection.
Look to this San Francisco-based imprint for intrepid, picturesque tomes on photography, food, culture, and urbanism. Get ready for football season with The NFL Gameday Cookbook, or explore the art of dessert-making with Sticky, Chewy, Messy, Gooey. Combine architecture, history, and exercise with the City Walk series, which takes you for adventures on foot through locales such as Paris, Chicago, and Toronto. Choose from the paperback or deck-of-card version of the guides—and there are even installments for kids, too!
Super cute dolls, craft kits, and more she’ll flip for