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Books published by publisher Pomegranate

  • Edward Gorey - Edward Gorey: 1,000 Piece Puzzle

    Pomegranate Communications Inc.

    Misc. Supplies (Pomegranate, Jan. 1, 2013)
    A Renaissance man of boundless imagination, Edward St. John Gorey (American, 1925-2000) authored over one hundred published works, designed sets and costumes for theatrical productions, and had a profound affectionfor ballet, literature, film, and animals. Cats were a particular Gorey favorite and appear in many of his works, as do a number of other creatures some recognizable, and some known only in the trademark crosshatched drawings emanating from Gorey s prolific pen. All of his characters inhabit a uniquely enigmatic world, where the lamentable frailties of existence are humorously assuaged by the hopeful delights of fantasy. Thoughtfully conceived and engagingly intricate, our 1,000-piece jigsaw puzzles combine superb color reproduction, stunning and unusual images, and sturdy construction to delight generations of novice and veteran puzzleworkers.
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  • The Evil Garden

    Edward Gorey

    Hardcover (Pomegranate, March 15, 2011)
    Great-Uncle Franz, beside the lake,Is being strangled by a snake.The peaches, apples, plums, and pearsAre guarded by ferocious bears.Alexa watches while her auntIs pulled feet first inside a plant.A happy, naive family enters the Evil Garden (free admission!) to spend a sunny afternoon in its inviting landscape, lush with exotic trees and flowers. They soon realize their mistake, as harrowing sounds and evidence of foul play emerge. When humongous hairy bugs, famished carnivorous plants, ferocious fruit-guarding bears, and a sinister strangling snake take charge, the family's ominous feelings turn to full-on panic—but where's the exit?Edward Gorey leads us through this nefarious garden with a light step. His unmistakable drawings paired with engaging couplets produce giggles, not gasps. Perhaps The Evil Garden is a morality tale; perhaps it's simply an enigmatic entertainment. Whatever the interpretation, it's a prime example of the iconic storytelling genius that is Edward Gorey.
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  • Charley Harper - Tree of Life: 500 Piece Puzzle

    Charley Harper

    Hardcover (Pomegranate, Jan. 1, 2013)
    Tree of Life, 1961, by Charley Harper (American, 1922-2007). Thoughtfully conceived and engagingly intricate, our 500-piece interlocking jigsaw puzzles combine superb color reproduction, stunning and unusual images, and sturdy construction to delight generations of novice and veteran puzzleworkers.
  • Christopher Marley - Exquisite Creatures: 1,000 Piece Puzzle

    Christopher Marley

    Puzzle (Pomegranate, Jan. 1, 2013)
    Exquisite Creatures-1000 piece Jigsaw Puzzle by Pomegranate Artpiece Jigsaws
  • Charley Harper Birducopia 1,000-piece Jigsaw Puzzle

    Charley Harper

    Puzzle (Pomegranate, June 1, 2014)
    As an avid naturalist, Charley Harper s life s work was painting the insects, plants, birds, and animals he loved. Early on, his ultrarealisticworks gave way to familiar scenes based on bold geometric shapes, crisp lines, and jolts of unmodulated color. Harper s posters for conservation organizations have become some of his most enjoyed works skillful and playful menageries of local wildlife. Populated by ferns and fawns, salamanders and scarlet tanagers, Birducopia presents a multitude of creatures from Ohio s Penitentiary Glen. Thoughtfully conceived and engagingly intricate, Pomegranate s 1,000-piecejigsaw puzzles combine superb color reproduction, stunning and unusual images, and sturdy construction to delight generations of novice and veteran puzzleworkers.
  • Yard Sale 500 Piece Jigsaw Puzzle

    Mattie Lou O'Kelley, High Museum of Art

    Hardcover (Pomegranate, Sept. 1, 2012)
    Thoughtfully conceived and engagingly intricate, our 500-piece jigsaw puzzles combine superb color reproduction, stunning and unusual images, and sturdy construction to delight generations of novice and veteran puzzleworkers.
  • Edward Gorey Sticker Book

    Edward Gorey

    Paperback (Pomegranate, May 15, 2013)
    With this sticker book, you get to play with 50 of Gorey's characters from several of his books, including The Black Doll, Category, Dancing Cats, The Doubtful Guest, The Epiplectic Bicycle, and The Gashlycrumb Tinies. There are 185 stickers in all, with images of Count Dracula, ice-skating polar bears and alligators, several figbashes in ballet slippers, children astride weird dogs, and more. Have fun stickering!
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  • Intricate Ink: Animals in Detail: A Coloring Book by Tim Jeffs

    Tim Jeffs

    Hardcover (Pomegranate, Jan. 15, 2016)
    Thoughtfully conceived and engagingly intricate, Pomegranate's coloring books combine stunning illustrations, high-quality paper, and sturdy construction to delight generations of coloring enthusiasts. With subjects ranging from fine art, nature, and architecture to history, the metaphysical, and more, Pomegranate coloring books offer something for everyone.
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  • B. Kliban Cat Stickers Sticker Book

    B Kliban

    Paperback (Pomegranate, Sept. 1, 2012)
    Cartoonist B. Kliban (19351990) loved cats (no surprise there) and usually had several living with him. One day in the early 1970s, Kliban was hard at work doodling and thinking up ideas for cartoons when four striped kitties began demanding his attention. It could have been acatastrophe, but instead of getting angry with his furry friends, Kliban started drawing doodles of them. That moment turned out to be acatalyst for success. Klibans editor saw these cat cartoons, loved them, and convinced Kliban to show them to a book publisher. The frisky felines captured the publishers heart (and funny bone), and Cat was born to the world. The first book (simply calledCat) was published in 1975 andcatapulted Kliban to fame. Lots of colorful Cats followed, until Cat became the ultimate cat to collecta trusted friend, and a guaranteed source of smiles. Cats reign of zany fun continues to this day, as you can see in the 150 stickers in this Sticker Book. Whether theyre skating, surfing, or just being silly, these are the coolest cats youve ever seen! 8 page softcover book with 150 reusable paper stickers (50 different designs) featuring artwork by B. Kliban.
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  • Charley Harper's Count the Birds

    Zoe Burke, Charley Harper

    Board book (Pomegranate, Sept. 15, 2015)
    Starting with one bunting and ending with ten baby quail, Charley Harper s Count the Birds is the perfect board-book primer for learning numbers, guided by Zoe Burke s rhyming text.
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  • Franklin Carmichael Autumn Hillside 1,000-piece Jigsaw Puzzle

    Franklin Carmichael

    Hardcover (Pomegranate, Aug. 15, 2014)
    Puzzle size: 25 x 20 in. Box size: 10 x 13 x 1? in. Autumn Hillside, 1920, by Franklin Carmichael (Canadian, 18901945) Franklin Carmichael was born in 1890 in Orillia, Ontario. His father taught him the family trade of carriage making, but Franklin was determined to be an artist. He started taking art lessons at age twelve and, as a young man, went on to study art in Toronto and Antwerp, Belgium. He also experimented with sculpture and decoration using metals and other natural materials. Carmichael is well known as a fine artist in the Group of Seven, but he began his art career as a designer, graphic artist, and craftsman. He taught art classes at the Ontario College of Art (now OCAD University) and became the head of Graphic Design and Commercial Art in 1932. Carmichael also served on many boards and artist-run societies, and founded the Canadian Society of Painters in Water Colour with A.J. Casson in 1925. Thoughtfully conceived and engagingly intricate, our 1,000-piece jigsaw puzzles combine superb color reproduction, stunning and unusual images, and sturdy construction to delight generations of novice and veteran puzzleworkers.
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  • Jenny Tylden-wright Noah’s Ark 300-piece Jigsaw Puzzle

    Jenny Tylden-Wright

    Hardcover (Pomegranate, Aug. 15, 2014)
    Puzzle size: 24 x 18 in.Box size: 8? x 10? x 1? in. Noahs Ark, 1990, by Jenny Tylden-Wright
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