Harper Collins Desktop Books
Lori Goldstein: *A stunning anthology of the work of visionary stylist Lori Goldstein, whose interpretations of fashion and beauty have produced some of the most groundbreaking and iconic images in fashion and popular culture. Lori Goldstein: Style Is Instinct publishes for the first time in book form the work of one of the world's most highly regarded stylists. With a foreword by Steven Meisel, it features more than eighty astounding images that she created in collaboration with the world's finest photographers-including Annie Leibovitz, Mario Testino, Bruce Weber, Meisel, and many othersor fashion editorials, renowned advertising campaigns, and award-winning music videos. This striking volume captures Goldstein's personal credo, which has come to define her work-"everything goes with anything"-and displays her signature style, from her unique way of mixing and matching print and color to how she uses clothes to create images that go beyond glamour to the metaphysical, spiritual, and natural worlds. Four distinctive chapters-"The Sickness," "The Divine," "Harmonious Discord," and "Pop"-present these imaginative realms in alluring visual detail, accompanied by numerous personal anecdotes that provide insight into Goldstein's process of styling and her creative power, as well as the worlds of fashion, celebrity, and advertising. They highlight her talent for pushing beyond the edge of convention to create moments of individuality that transcend the norm as well as influence and transform our views on fashion, beauty, and popular culture. The publication of this extraordinary collection is a landmark in fashion and image making. *Published October 29, 2013. Hardcover. 256 pages. *Measurements:* 10.25" x 12.5"
Wonder Woman: Ambassador of Truth: * A gorgeous, authorized celebration of one of the most popular and enduring Super Heroes of all time Wonder Woman that chronicles the life and times of this pop-culture phenomenon and image of women's strength and power, from her origins and role as a founding member of the Justice League to her evolution in television and film. Published October 24, 2017. Hardcover. 176 pages.
*Even Fairies Fart* Fractured fairytale meets Everybody Poops in this girl-power picture book about the icky, gross, rude and embarrassing things that everyone even kings, queens, elves-do all the time. Turns out nobody is perfect! Queens and kings; giants and trolls, and yes, even princesses all make mistakes! In this endearing and hilarious picture book by Jennifer Stinson, young readers can take a peek into the marvelous mess-ups and ferocious faux-pas of fairy-tale characters. Hardcover. 32 pages
Vivian Maier: * The definitive monograph of American photographer Vivian Maier, this book explores the full range of the brilliance of her work and more of the mystery of her life. With a foreword by best-selling novelist Laura Lippman and with text by photography curator and writer Marvin Heiferman, the book will feature approximately 250 images, the majority of them previously unseen. Published October 28, 2014. Hardcover. 288 pages *Measurements:* 10.75" x 12"
*Good Day, Good Night* A modern-day classic! From beloved children's book author Margaret Wise Brown comes a never-before-published story featuring her signature word pattern from the classic Goodnight Moon that brought to glorious life by New York Times Bestselling illustrator Loren Long. Hardcover. 40 pages
*I Love Cake* Bestselling author Tammi Sauer's characters are both lovable and mischievous. In I Love Cake, the first picture book featuring irrepressible Moose, orderly Rabbit, and fun-loving Porcupine, Rabbit plans a fabulous birthday party with fun activities and a delicious cake. Porcupine and Moose come to enjoy Rabbit's big day, but everything goes south when impulsive Moose loses control of his appetite! Published May 3, 2016. Hardcover. 40 pages
*Laugh-Out-Loud Ultimate Jokes for Kids* In hardcover for the first time, Rob Elliot brings together two timeless joke books full of hilarious hits that will never go out of style. Packed full of side-splitters, tongue-twisters, knee-slappers and even games and puzzles, youll want to keep this on hand for the whole family, the whole year round! Hardcover. 256 pages
*Caps for Sale and the Mindful Monkeys* This third picture book in the New York Times bestselling and beloved Caps for Sale series offers a fresh take on the story of The Elves and the Shoemaker, as the monkeys prove to the peddler that while they may be mischievous, they can also be very helpful too. Hardcover. 48 pages
*Paddington Storybook Collection* In this collection of six classic stories, Paddingtons nose for adventure leads him into one sticky situation after the next. But with a little curiosity, the best of intentions, and a marmalade sandwich to spare, this beloved bear is a story-time favorite. Join Paddington as he explores a carnival, performs some magic, tries his paw at painting, and more! Hardcover. 192 pages
*Trianimals: Color Me Dog* Produce beautiful dog portraits with this second book in the color-by-number Trianimals series, featuring artwork created in the popular "low poly" geometric style that gives each illustration an amazing 3-D appearance. Published August 2, 2016. Paperback. 96 pages
Ganja Yoga: * Yogis have been using cannabis to enhance spiritual practice for millennia. Unfortunately, we've lost this tradition in the modern practice of yoga, and along with it the ability to truly relax, self-connect, and find peace. In Ganja Yoga, Dee Dussault, certified yoga instructor and the first person to bring ganja yoga classes to North America, finally takes this ancient tradition mainstream. Published April 18, 2017. Hardcover. 288 pages *Measurements:* 7" x 8"
*Laugh-Out-Loud Holiday Jokes for Kids* In this 2-in-1 edition, Rob Elliot combines two classic holiday joke collections to keep you rolling with laughter from Halloween right through to the New Year. These jokes, tongue twisters, riddles, and puns-now for the first time in hardcover-are guaranteed to delight the whole family. Hardcover. 272 pages
*Paddington and the Christmas Surprise* Christmas is coming, and Paddington has saved just enough money to take the Brown family to Barkridges store to visit Santa's Winter Wonderland. But trouble has a way of finding the lovable bear, so when Paddington decides to lend a helping hand, the whole store is suddenly in chaos. Luckily Mrs. Bird knows just what to do and-with a little help from Santa Claus himself-might even make Paddington's special Christmas wish come true! Published September 22, 2015. Hardcover. 32 pages
*Alligators All Around* An alligator jamboree, with all the letters-A through Z. Library edition. 32 pages.
*Amelia Bedelia I Can Read Box Set #1: Amelia Bedelia Hit the Books Collection* With five classic Amelia Bedelia Level 2 I Can Read stories inside, this box set is ideal for introducing new readers to the literal-minded maid's hilarious adventures. In addition to a Velcro tab on the cover and a handle, this boxed set features the original and bestselling Amelia Bedelia; Amelia Bedelia and the Surprise Shower; Come Back, Amelia Bedelia; Thank You, Amelia Bedelia; and Play Ball, Amelia Bedelia. Time to hit the books! Published May 3, 2016. Paperback. 320 pages
*What This Story Needs Is a Pig in a Wig* As a panda in a blouse, a skunk on a trunk, and more hop on board, it becomes clear that what this story really needs is a bigger boat! Join Pig on an exciting boat ride as she discovers that life is more fun with friends in this fantastic funny read-aloud with cumulative text from author-illustrator Emma J. Virjn. Published May 12, 2015. Hardcover. 40 pages
The Southerner's Handbook: *Whether you live below the Mason-Dixon Line or just wish you did, The Southerner's Handbook is your guide to living the good life. Curated by the editors of the award-winning Garden and Gun magazine, this collection of more than a hundred instructional and narrative essays offers a comprehensive tutorial for modern-day life in the South. From food and drink to sporting and style, home and garden to arts and culture, you'll discover essential skills and unique insights from some of the South's finest writers, chefs, and craftspeople-including the secret to making perfect biscuits, tips for betting on the Kentucky Derby, and how to whip up a proper Sazerac. You'll also find: Roy Blount, Jr, on telling a great story; Julia Reed on throwing the ultimate party; Jonathan Miles on drinking like a Southerner; Jack Hitt on the beauty of cooking a whole hog; John T. Edge on why Southern food matters; and much more. So grab a glass of fine bourbon, head out to the porch, and get comfortable. You're in for an experience as surprising and enchanting as the South itself. *Published October 29, 2013. Hardcover. 304 pages. *Measurements:* 6.5" x 8"
*When Spring Comes* Kevin Henkes uses striking imagery, repetition, and alliteration to introduce basic concepts of language and the changing of the seasons. And Laura Dronzek's gorgeous, lush paintings show the transformation from quiet, cold winter to the joyful newborn spring. Watch the world transform when spring comes! Published February 9, 2016. Hardcover. 40 pages
Rolling Stones on Air in the Sixties: * The first official, in-depth history of the Rolling Stones told through the band's television and radio broadcasts appearance by appearance published to tie in with the global release of a DVD containing recently discovered, never before released footage of the Stones on TV, in front of and behind the cameras. The Rolling Stones on Air in the Sixties is a unique chronicle of the band's rise to fame during the 1960s. It begins with a letter the BBC received from Brian Jones in January 1963, politely requesting an audition for "The Rollin' Stones Rhythm and Blues Band," and ends with the story of the group's performance of "Let It Bleed" for BBC's end of the decade celebration television program Ten Years of What. Published September 26, 2017. Hardcover. 320 pages.
*Louise Loves Art* Meet Louise. Louise loves art more than anything. It's her imagination on the outside. She is determined to create a masterpiece - her piece de resistance! Louise also loves Art, her little brother. This is their story. Published September 9, 2014. Hardcover. 40 pages