Books published by Chronicle Books Llc

This Is Ridiculous This Is Amazing

Chronicle Books Llc | May 13, 2014 | 144 pages
Blogging sensation and family man Jason Good delivers a laugh-out-loud reminder that everything is easier and more fun when approached with a sense of humor—especially parenting. Each list captures a perfect (or perfectly terrible) aspect of parenthood while wholeheartedly embracing every moment:... More Info

The Meaning of Maggie

Chronicle Books Llc | May 6, 2014 | 224 pages
Eleven-year-old Maggie Mayfield is an A-plus student with big plans for herself, but at this moment she is also facing a lot of problems--like starting middle school and figuring out how to help her father who is out of work and in a wheelchair.  More Info

Juice It!

Chronicle Books Llc | April 15, 2014 | 132 pages
Juicing is cold off the press! Filled with 65 vibrant recipes for turning fresh fruits and vegetables into delicious and healthful juices, this refreshing cookbook offers essential guidance for utilizing the increasing number of juicers and high-performance blenders popping up in home kitchens.... More Info

Decorate With Flowers

Chronicle Books Llc | April 8, 2014 | 144 pages
In this gorgeous and unique book, Decorate author Holly Becker teams up with stylist Leslie Shewring to offer practical know-how and colorful inspiration for decorating the home with florals. Beginning with the basics of flower arranging and progressing on to decorating ideas for a range of... More Info

F this Test

Chronicle Books Llc | March 18, 2014 | 128 pages
From the same hilarious wellspring of failure as the bestselling F in Exams and F for Effort comes this all-new collection of inventively wrong—yet totally real—test responses by students who don't know the answer, but come up with something better instead.  More Info

Make Map Art

Chronicle Books Llc | February 18, 2014 | 30 pages
This creative tool kit includes everything map lovers need to create custom frame-worthy map art. The instructional booklet includes projects ranging from personalized party invitations to a road map to happiness, all easily crafted from the fill-in map templates, legends, and icons included. The... More Info

If I Were a Book

Chronicle Books Llc | March 25, 2014 | 64 pages
This sweet celebration of the magic and wonder of books will delight readers of all ages through André Letria's whimsical illustrations of a book as a kite, a tent, a ship, and more are paired with José Jorge Letria's thoughtful musings on the joys of reading. In the hands of this internationally... More Info


Chronicle Books Llc | January 21, 2014 | 72 pages
A sexy twist on the classic matching game, this X-rated version features 72 cards (36 pairs) with a variety of naughty "pictures" to inspire and racy "commands" to act out. Matchmaker guarantees that every flip of the cards will titillate!  More Info

Hello, New York

Chronicle Books Llc | March 18, 2014 | 144 pages
Anyone who hearts New York will love this illustrated homage to the city. Artist, author, and New Yorker Julia Rothman brings humor and tenderness to an eclectic assortment of historical tidbits (how the New York Public Library lion sculptures got their names), idiosyncratic places to visit (where... More Info

The Rooftop Beekeeper

Chronicle Books Llc | February 25, 2014 | 176 pages
The number of urban beekeepers has escalated with more than 25 percent increases year over year in the United States and the United Kingdom. From a go-to authority on beekeeping and backyard farming, The Rooftop Beekeeper is the first handbook to explore the ease and charm of keeping bees in an... More Info

Green Is a Chile Pepper

Chronicle Books Llc | February 18, 2014 | 40 pages
A little girl discovers all the bright colors in her Hispanic American neighborhood.  More Info

Olive the Other Reindeer Notecard Set

Chronicle Books Llc | November 1, 2009 | 16 pages
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The Fresh & Green Table

Chronicle Books Llc | June 20, 2012 | 224 pages
In this follow-up to the popular Fast, Fresh & Green, which shared simple techniques for achieving delicious vegetable side dishes, Susie Middleton offers up a whole new cook's repertoire by shifting the focus to vegetables as the main course of the meal. Brimming with strategies, techniques,... More Info

Round Is a Tortilla

Chronicle Books LLC | February 1, 2013 | 40 pages
A little girl discovers things that are round, square, and rectangular in her Hispanic American neighborhood.  More Info

Maddie on Things

Chronicle Books LLC | April 2, 2013 | 160 pages
Maddie is a sweet-tempered coonhound who accompanied her owner, Theron, on a yearlong, cross-country trip while he worked on a photojournalism project. In his spare time, Theron took photos of Maddie doing what she does best: standing on things. From bicycles to giant watermelons to horses to... More Info

Sorted Books

Chronicle Books LLC | February 8, 2013 | 176 pages
Delighting in the look and feel of books, conceptual artist Nina Katchadourian's playful photographic series proves that books' covers—or more specifically, their spines—can speak volumes. Over the past two decades, Katchadourian has perused libraries across the globe, selecting, stacking, and... More Info

Flora and the Flamingo

Chronicle Books LLC | February 7, 2013 | 44 pages
In this innovative wordless picture book, Flora and her graceful flamingo friend explore the trials and joys of friendship through an elaborate synchronized dance. With a twist, a turn, and even a flop, these unlikely friends learn at last how to dance together in perfect harmony. Full of humor and... More Info

Steam Train, Dream Train

Chronicle Books LLC | April 16, 2013 | 40 pages
The team behind the #1 New York Times bestseller Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site returns with another fabulous book for bedtime! The dream train pulls into the station, and one by one the train cars are loaded: polar bears pack the reefer car with ice cream, elephants fill the tanker cars... More Info

A Seed Is Sleepy

Chronicle Books Llc | March 1, 2007 | 40 pages
An informative, yet beautiful, introduction to seeds.  More Info


Chronicle Books Llc | March 23, 2011 | 288 pages
A collection of vegetarian recipes based on freshness and seasonality, and drawn from the diverse food cultures represented in London.  More Info

Ivy and Bean No News Is Good News

Chronicle Books Llc | November 2, 2011 | 128 pages
Ivy and Bean try to make money by writing a newspaper about Pancake Court but the neighbors are not pleased to read about themselves.  More Info

Pure Vegan

Chronicle Books Llc | May 23, 2012 | 256 pages
Pure Veganproves that embracing a vegan lifestyle can be stylish and beautiful via 70 recipes that are both plant-based and indulgent. The only vegan cookbook that celebrates eating and enjoyment rather than emphasizing the politics of a vegan lifestyle, this beautiful compilation features novel,... More Info

Golden Domes and Silver Lanterns

Chronicle Books Llc | June 6, 2012 | 32 pages
In simple rhyming text a young Muslim girl and her family guide the reader through the traditions and colors of Islam.  More Info

Ivy and Bean Bound to Be Bad

Chronicle Books Llc | April 22, 2009 | 128 pages
Best friends Ivy and Bean learn that being very good, or very bad, can be a real challenge when they set out to become like a man Ivy heard about who was so pure of heart that birds and animals followed him.  More Info

The Official High Times Cannabis Cookbook

Chronicle Books Llc | March 21, 2012 | 160 pages
This first-ever cookbook from High Times magazine the world s most trusted name when it comes to getting stoned is the deliciously definitive guide to cannabis-infused cooking. Easy, accessible recipes and advice demystify the experience of cooking with grass and offer a cornucopia of irie... More Info

I Love My Bike

Chronicle Books Llc | May 11, 2011 | 160 pages
Cycling is about joy. Sure, it takes willpower, strength, and grit, but at its core, being on a bike is all about rejoicing in the greatest transportational invention in history. I Love My Bike is a photographic celebration of the grand kinship of bicycles, a bond shared by millions of people... More Info

The Enlightened Cyclist

Chronicle Books Llc | March 21, 2012 | 240 pages
The joys of commuting by bike attract scores of new converts every year. But as fresh-faced cyclists fill the roads, they also encounter their share of frustrations-careless drivers, wide-flung car doors, zoned-out pedestrians, and aggressive fellow cyclists, to name a few. In this follow-up to the... More Info

Ivy and Bean What's the Big Idea?

Chronicle Books Llc | September 7, 2011 | 132 pages
When all the second grade students must enter the science fair, which has global warming as its theme, best friends Ivy and Bean team up to create an unusual project.  More Info

Cake Simple

Chronicle Books Llc | September 21, 2011 | 132 pages
"Everyone loves a bundt cake! This cookbook will have more than 50 recipes, including classics like Orange Pecan, decadent versions like the updated Tunnel of Fudge, and sophisticated flavors like Lemon-Basil for the food snob in all of us. Mini-bundts will also be included and a small selection of... More Info

At the Farmers' Market With Kids

Chronicle Books Llc | March 21, 2012 | 168 pages
Finish your vegetables! becomes a phrase of the past when kids discover the diversity and deliciousness of farmers markets. From exploring the vibrant booths to selecting produce and tasting the unique flavors each season brings, the farmers market provides a fertile playground for kids and brings... More Info


Chronicle Books Llc | November 9, 2011 | 176 pages
Over the past 15 years, photographer Autumn de Wilde and musician Beck Hansen s friendship and collaboration have yielded a body of work every bit as playful, innovative, and lyrical as his music. This beautifully designed volume featuring a circular fold-out poster jacket collects the best of... More Info

Over and Under the Snow

Chronicle Books Llc | October 19, 2011 | 44 pages
Over the snow, the world is hushed and white, but under the snow is a secret world of squirrels and snowshoe hares, bears and bullfrogs, and many others who live outside in the woods during the winter.  More Info


Chronicle Books Llc | May 6, 2009 | 20 pages
No summary available.

Fed Up with Lunch: The School Lunch Project

Chronicle Books Llc | October 5, 2011 | 208 pages
The teacher who ate a school lunch for an entire year and chronicled her experience anoymously on a blog argues for school lunch reform and improvement in the nutritional content of the food served to growing children.  More Info

Farm Together Now

Chronicle Books Llc | December 1, 2010 | 192 pages
With interest in home gardening at an all-time high and concerns about food production and safety making headlines, Farm Together Now explores the current state of grassroots farming in the U.S. Part oral history and part treatise on food politics, this fascinating project is an introduction to the... More Info