Abrams Books Rosie Rivere, Engineer

Rosie may seem quiet during the day, but at night she's a brilliant inventor of gizmos and gadgets who dreams of becoming a great engineer. When her great-great-aunt Rose (Rosie the Riveter) comes for a visit and mentions her one unfinished... goal?to fly?Rosie sets to work building a contraption to make her aunt's dream come true. But when her contraption doesn't fly, but rather hovers for a moment and then crashes, Rosie deems the invention a failure. On the contrary, Aunt Rose insists that Rosie's contraption was a raging success. You can only truly fail, she explains, if you quit. By Andrea Beaty; illustrated by David Roberts Published by Abrams Books 29 pages 11" tall x 9.5" wide Read More

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Apple follows the life of an apple throughout the year, demonstrating the cyclical patterns in nature. The youngest readers will d...elight in following the journey of the bright red apple?the only splash of color in the otherwise black-and-white illustrations?as it travels from tree, to harvest, to snack, to compost, and finally to sprout. A single word complements each illustration, urging early readers to reflect on each stage in the apple?s life. Apple is acclaimed cut-paper artist Nikki McClure?s very first book, originally self-published and sold in a limited edition of just 200 copies. Now, 16 years later, it is available in wide release, and fans will relish the chance to own the book that launched McClure?s signature style. Praise for Apple STARRED REVIEW Run your fingers across this satisfyingly square book?s cover and feel the subtle, smooth outlines of a ripe apple and simple letters. You?ll immediately sense the solid, soothing storytelling at work inside, achieved through astute manipulations of paper. ?Kirkus Reviews, starred review The art is gorgeous, the text is one-word-per-page minimal and the ?story? is sprinkled with welcome surprises. ?The New York Times Book Review The emphasis on the cycle of life makes this a useful classroom and library addition. ?School Library Journal Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 8/1/2012 Pages: 40 Reading Level: Age 3 and Up Author: Nikki McClure Publisher: Abrams Appleseed Dimensions: 8in length x 0.38in width x 8in height Weight: 11.04 oz Read More

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Hello Kitty, hello seasonal fun! Join Hello Kitty and her lovable friends as they delight in all that fall and winter have to offe...r: pumpkin picking, the school bus, hot cocoa, ice fishing, and more. With sparse text and cheerful original scenic art, these two titles, along with their spring and summer counterparts, feature Hello Kitty celebrating all the seasons! Book Details: Format: Board Book Publication Date: 9/17/2013 Pages: 14 Reading Level: Age 2 and Up Author: Jean Hirashima Publisher: Abrams Appleseed Dimensions: 8in length x 0.75in width x 6in height Weight: 9.12 oz Read More

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A vintage look at life in America, seen from the eyes of one of the world?s most famous elephants and freshly reissued for a new g...eneration. Originally published in 1965, Babar Comes to America is one of Laurent de Brunhoff?s most popular books, and it is in print again for the first time in many years. Babar, king of the elephants, receives an invitation to meet with the president of the United States?the perfect excuse for a family vacation! None of the elephants have been to America before, so Babar packs up his family and sets off to see the sights. From the hustle and bustle of New York to the wide-open spaces of the Grand Canyon, from riding streetcars in San Francisco to fishing on Lake Michigan, Babar and his family experience America in all its glory and splendor. Laurent de Brunhoff?s thoughtful observations and lovable characters have made Babar a household name since 1931. This nostalgic look at the USA more than thirty years ago will captivate young readers as they marvel at how much has changed. Adults will take a trip down memory lane and see sights, signs and more that has been forgotten. Hardcover, 72 pages Ages 5-10 (grades K-5) Read More

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Tom Scheerer describes his brand as ?cheerful? and ?no nonsense.? Exquisitely photographed, this first book of Scheerer?s work per...fectly illustrates what makes that work so unforgettable. "There is something undeniably sunny about [Tom Scheerer's] work. . . . But Scheerer's exuberance is always cut with a hearty dose of Yankee restraint and practicality. It adds up to inspiring rooms that are comfortable, modern, and unpretentious." --Elle Décor "Scheerer combines classic decorating with modernist touches which is how we all really live today. Get the extremely well-written book today!"?Architecture Design Hardcover 240 pages Read More

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The old train station in Celesteville stands empty?should it be torn down? "No!" declare Celeste and Babar, who decide to turn it ...into an art museum. Their children (like many young museum-goers) have a lot of questions about art: Does it have to be pretty? Does it have to be old? Does it have to make sense? Celeste's patient answers explain the basic ideas of art appreciation. Babar and Celeste's generous donations to the new museum include witty and striking elephant-inspired versions of Michelangelo's The Creation of Adam, Georges Seurat's A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte, and Sandro Botticelli's Birth of Venus, along with many other celebrated paintings. Children and adults will want to visit Babar's Museum of Art again and again! Hardcover, 48 pages Ages 5-8 Read More

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Across the Ravaged Land is the third and final volume in Nick Brandt?s trilogy of books documenting the disappearing animals of ea...stern Africa. The book offers a view of our world's stunning natural beauty that is now tragically disappearing at the hands of man. Striking animal portraits and the emergence of humans within the landscape are just a couple of the powerful themes Brandt develops. He also contributes two essays summing up his photographic odyssey, which has taken more than a decade of intensive work to complete. Hardcover with jacket 120 pages Read More

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Author Thomas O'Brien's signature "warm modern" aesthetic is brought to life in Aero. The book provides a look into the designer's... studio and store, where he creates his masterpiece works. Hardcover 272 pages Read More

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A follow-up to the bestselling Glamorous Rooms, Glamorous Retreats takes its readers inside Jan Showers?s luxurious interiors in v...acation locales across North America and the Caribbean. Featuring more than 200 never-before-seen photographs, this book highlights the renowned designer?s elegant eclecticism, which blends Hollywood high style, mid-century modernism, and classic 18th-century French styles along the backdrop of breathtaking resort destinations. By mixing local flavors and lifestyles into her own designs, Showers provides accessible and useful design principles that will inspire readers to create their own glamorous yet relaxed retreats. Hardcover with jacket 239 pages Read More

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One of the most well-known artist at work today- Damien Hirst, uses his art to illustrate the alphabet in a upper-case format for ...people of all ages. Filled with his classics including the incredible diamond skull, the book showcases Hirst's entire career's work. Hardcover 56 pages Read More

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Just like the classic story, this modern twist on the tale finds Goldilocks coming upon the three bear's house in the woods. Howev...er, when our heroine ventures inside the split-level home, she soon realizes that these bears?with their Isamu Noguchi, Arne Jacobson, and Charles and Ray Eames chairs?aren't your average grizzlies. Written and illustrated by Steven Guarnaccia Hardcover 32 pages Read More

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Soft Barney the Lion plush toy. This little guy has lots of character with his striped mane and paws. Available in Yellow.

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Pebbled leather photo album with clear sleeves. 4" x 6" Available in Pink.

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Pebbled leather photo album with clear sleeves. 4" x 6" Available in Cream.

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Pebbled leather photo album with clear sleeves. 4" x 6" Available in Blue.

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Pebbled leather tabletop frame. Holds one 4" x 4" photo 6" x 6" Available in Pink

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