Journals & Sketchbooks

Eric Carle's Very Special Baby Journal
Carle, Eric

Introducing a lively and adorable baby journal created with page after page of the art of Eric Carle: bright and colorful collage butterflies, trees, flowers, and, of course, a very famous caterpillar! With full pages for photos and journaling, as well envelopes for keepsakes, and places to record sonograms to first birthday and beyond.

Eric Carle's Very Special Baby Journal will become a lasting and classic baby journal for parents to be, for grandparents, and anyone who loves a little one.

Introducing a lively and adorable baby journal created with page after page of the art of Eric Carle: bright and colorful collage butterflies, trees, flowers, and, of course, a very famous caterpillar! With full pages for photos and journaling, as well envelopes for keepsakes, and places to record sonograms to first birthday and beyond.

Eric Carle's Very Special Baby Journal will become a lasting and classic baby journal for parents to be, for grandparents, and anyone who loves a little one.

Item No. 9780399246678
$24.99
642 Things to Write (Young Writer Edition)
826 Valencia
Write a to-do list for a villain. Describe your dream tree house. Create a haiku about your shoes.

Young writers will get their creative juices flowing with this collection of smart, funny, and thought-provoking writing exercises. Kids can open to any page to find inspiration, express themselves, and jump-start their literary genius. Collected from the clever minds of 826 Valencia, 642 Things to Write About: Young Writer's Edition is the ultimate playground for imaginative children.

Item No. 9781452127842
$16.95
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San Francisco Writers' Grotto
"This is a great book if your creative juices are running dry." -- Portland Book Review

A collection of 642 outrageous and witty writing prompts: Banish writer's block with 642 Things to Write, a fun and playful journal that invites inspiration with plenty of space to write it all down. Brimming with entertaining exercises, this writing prompt journal is sure to get the creative juices flowing.

- From crafting your own obituary and penning an ode to an onion, to telling a dying houseplant why it should live and making a case for your favorite fruit, writers of all levels will stretch their imaginations and put pen to paper.
- From ridiculous to philosophical, the 642 writing prompts are sure to stimulate the mind and encourage creativity- From the literary minds of the San Francisco Writers' Grotto, a workspace and creative community in downtown San Francisco. Thirty-five writers from The Grotto contributed to this prompt journal.

642 Things to Write About prompt journal will appeal to both novice and seasoned writers.

Inspire creativity with 642 Thing to Write About.

- The ultimate gift for writers of all shapes, sizes and genres
- Creative writing journal offers hours and hours of amusing scenarios to reflect and write on

Item No. 9781452105444
$16.95
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Chronicle Books
This pocket-sized drawing journal is packed with just as much clever, imaginative fun as the original bestselling 642 Things to Draw. All 642 drawing prompts invite doodlers to draw teeny-tiny things--from "a keyhole" and "a marble" to "an atom" and "your house, from space." Sure to keep creative folks inspired on the go, or wherever the doodle bug strikes!
Item No. 9781452137575
$9.95
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San Francisco Writers' Grotto
The next installment in the bestselling series presents 642 writing prompts in an irresistible new format. Delightful and thought-provoking, this book is perfect for stumped writers, journalers, or any creative type needing a tiny flash of inspiration.
Item No. 9781452142173
$9.95
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Abrams Noterie

What brings you joy? Is it the scent of spring rain? Warm towels from the dryer? Potato chips in your sandwich? Your definition of happiness is as unique as your fingerprints. This guided journal provides 99 prompts to help you make a list of things that you hold dear: a sentimental possession, your best traveling companion, your favorite type of weather, a compliment you've received, and an achievement well-earned. Filling in the journal will immediately boost your mood, and flipping through it later is a wonderful reminder of life's distinctive pleasures. It is also a wonderful gift for milestone events such as birthdays, graduation, and retirement.

Special features:

  • Paperback with textured cover stock, gold foil stamping, and flaps
  • 2 ribbon markers
  • Full-color design with illustrations throughout
  • 99 prompts to help you list all the things you love
  • Item No. 9781419719813
    $12.95
    Alice in Wonderland Journal
    Kim, Stacy

    Sale! Was $12.99, now only $7.98!

    192 page lined journal featuring Alice in Wonderland artwork by Stacy Kim on the cover. Journal measures 5" x 7.25"

    Item No. 1901173
    $7.98
    Arthur Rackham Alice in Wonderland Hardcover Notebook

    Sale! Was $12.99, now only $8.98!

    Hardcover notebook featuring 176 lined pages and magnetic closure. Combining high-quality production with magnificent fine art, the covers are printed on foil in five colours, embossed, then foil stamped. And they're powerfully practical: a pocket at the back for receipts and scraps, two bookmarks and a solid magnetic side flap. Measures 4" x 6" and is the perfect size to fit in a purse or bag.

    Item No. 1710038
    $8.98
    Author-Illustrator Starter Kit (One Big Book)
    A new release in our popular Author-Illustrator Starter Kit series! One giant, premium-quality hardcover unlined blank book — 32 pages, 13" square — ready to be turned into a picture book. Just add crayons, markers, and ideas. The blank book is shrinkwrapped with a removable title card that offers a handful of inventive prompts to inspire young writers and artists.
    Item No. 9781938073700
    $13.95
    Avian Friends Activity Journal
    Zlatkis, Geninne D.

    Sale! Was $16.99, now only $6.98!

    This Avian Friends activity journal is a great gift for creative friends. The journal measures 7 x 8-3/4" with a lay-flat opening that makes it inviting to use. Best of all, the book is fully designed throughout with charming birds, flowers, and still lifes by internationally acclaimed illustrator Geninne D. Zlatkis. A bonus interview sheds light on the artist's creative process and inspiration.

    Item No. 45843942
    $6.98
    Black Paper Spiral Sketchbook

    A great, easy-to-manage, black paper sketchbook for all of your wonderful black paper creations. This Black DIY Cover Sketchbook is the perfect companion for many of our colorful products which look great on black paper (Sparkle Watercolor Gel Crayons, Natural Beeswax Crayons, Metallic Appeel CrayonsMetallic Colored Pencils, and Super Mix Oil Pastels). You can make your sketchbook your own by putting your art right on the cover. The 75 sheets of perforated paper are 8” x 10.5”, acid free and heavy weighing 110g. It comes with a built in elastic strap to protect your stuff too.

    Item No. 118-SK-BLK
    $14.95
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    Moleskine
    Make the reading experience last longer. Fully embossed cover, 3 ribbon place markers and double expandable inner pocket. Alphabetically organized sections to fill in. 6 tabbed sections to personalize and 14 blank pages in which to unleash your passion's creativity. A free customized bookmark. Several adhesive labels: 40 to be used on the blank tabs, 150 colored with icons and 12 to customize the cover. 13x21 cm, 5"; x 8 1/4"; 240 pages, acid-free paper.

    Specifications:
    - Layout: Structured
    - Dimensions: 5" x 8-1/4"
    - Hard Cover with elastic closure and three bookmark ribbons.
    - Color: Black
    - Pages: 240
    - Double-Expandable Inner Pocket
    - Paper Weight: 70 gsm/47 lb.; FSC Certified Paper; Acid-Free (pH Neutral)

    Item No. 9788862933193
    $22.95
    Caterpillar Hardbound Journal

    Hardbound blank notebook featuring Eric Carle's The Very Hungry Caterpillar. Features 42 blank pages and a yellow fabric bookmark for keeping your place. Perfect for journaling, sketching or classroom notes. Measures 9" tall x 5.5" wide. Pair with a Caterpillar pencil for the perfect gift for any budding artist or author!

    Item No. 4250915930466
    $9.95
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    Galison
    Takes artistic notes anywhere with a stylish Create Every Day pocket journal from Galison. Samantha Hahn created the illustrations of pens, glasses, paintbrushes, and other artist supplies!
    Item No. 9780735336902
    $8.99
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    Chmakova, Svetlana
    Plan your months, learn how to draw, write your journals, and read brand-new short stories!
    The fourth book of the Berrybrook Middle School series, Diary, is a very special journal including not only sticker sheets and "one sketch a day" pages but also brand new stories from the author set in the Berrybrook universe! Find out all about Peppi's and Jaime's project, write your own daily entries right next to Jensen's journal pages, and take a glimpse at the new life of a familiar face who's moved to a new town!
    Item No. 9781975332792
    $13.00
    Forest Friends Pocket Planner
    Galison
    Quill and Fox illustrated the whimsical fox, deer, beehive, mushrooms, flowers, leaves, and insects that will make you smile as you make your plans.
    Item No. 9780735336353
    $13.99
    How To Be an Explorer of the World
    Smith, Keri
    From the internationally bestselling creator of Wreck This Journal, an interactive guide for exploring and documenting the art and science of everyday life.

    Artists and scientists analyze the world around them in surprisingly similar ways, by observing, collecting, documenting, analyzing, and comparing. In this captivating guided journal, readers are encouraged to explore their world as both artists and scientists.

    The mission Smith proposes? To document and observe the world around you as if you've never seen it before. Take notes. Collect things you find on your travels. Document findings. Notice patterns. Copy. Trace. Focus on one thing at a time. Record what you are drawn to.

    Through this series of beautifully hand-illustrated interactive prompts, readers will enjoy exploring and discovering the world in ways they never even imagined.

    Item No. 9780399534607
    $16.00
    I Love Science Journal
    Ignotofsky, Rachel

    A guided journal based on Rachel Ignotofsky's New York Times bestselling book Women in Science: 50 Fearless Pioneers Who Changed the World.

    Full of writing, drawing, and creativity prompts, I Love Science inspires kids (and adults) of all ages to fill the pages with ideas, self-exploration, and big dreams for the future. Opening with a short reference section that contains basic equations, the periodic table, basic HTML codes, and a measurement converter, the journal then invites the user to write and dream through writing prompts like, "What is a challenge you've overcome recently?" The journal also includes inspirational quotes from notable women who've achieved greatness in the science, technology, mathematics, and engineering (STEM) fields, such as famous primatologist Jane Goodall's, "Only when our clever brain and our human heart work together can we reach our full potential."

    With illustrations, quotes, and nifty science infographics, this journal will encourage you to ponder the world through tinkering, discovering, doodling, and more!


    Item No. 9781607749806
    $14.99
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    Redmond, Lea
    Write Now. Read Later. Treasure Forever.

    Letters to My Dad will inspire you to tell your father just how much he means to you.

    Each letter begins with a unique prompt like:

  • From you, I learned the importance of...
  • One thing I'm glad we share is...
  • In the future, I hope we...
  • Included are 12 letters that will surprise and delight dad with memories, appreciations, and hopes for the future.

    Each letter has a space to write when it was sealed and when it should be opened (will it be tomorrow or in 20 years?). Seal letters with the included stickers before giving this time capsule to your remarkable dad!

    Item No. 9781452149226
    $14.95
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    Redmond, Lea
    An Oprah's Favorite Things Pick for 2015
    At once a priceless memento and a journey forward in time, this innovative book of 12 fold-and-mail style letters offers a unique way to capture the moment. Each letter bears a prompt to inspire self-reflection. Once written, the letters can be sealed with the stickers included and postdated. The keepsake bundle of letters is like a dozen diary entries for the future. A thoughtful present for anyone embarking on a new stage in their life's journey, Letters to My Future Self offers both the gift of looking forward and the delight of remembering times past.
    Item No. 9781452125374
    $14.95
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    Redmond, Lea
    An Oprah's Favorite Things Pick for 2015
    Nothing is more romantic than a handwritten love letter. Like a dozen grand gestures in one, this innovative format invites romantics to declare their affection to their beloved in 12 fold-and-mail letters to be opened in the future. Ideal for wedding anniversaries, long-distance relationships, or engaged couples, this paper keepsake captures a moment in time and serves as an enduring expression of love.
    Item No. 9781452142678
    $14.95
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    Redmond, Lea
    An easy way to tell your mother how much she means to you.

    Write now. Read later. Treasure forever: Mom will truly treasure this keepsake forever. The 12, fold-and-mail-style envelopes invite sons and daughters to surprise and delight her with memories, appreciations, and hopes for the future. Seal your letters with the included stickers, postdate, and gift this book to your remarkable mom. When she opens the letters in the future, she'll receive an invaluable gift: a tangible reflection of her child's love.

    - Each letter is printed with a unique prompt like "A special memory I have of you is.," "From you I learned the importance of.," "I always think of you when.," and "One thing I'm glad we share is.," plus two blank letters to write your own
    - Makes a great gift for Mother's Day and for a new or expectant mom to gift to her own mother
    - Created by Lea Redmond, the author of the bestselling Letters to My. book series that has sold more than 2 million copies worldwide

    Fans of Letters to My Dad, Letters to My Daughter, and Letters to My Love will love Letters to My Mom.

    Home is where your mom is.

    Letters to My Mom includes 12 prompted letters that will inspire you to tell your mother how much she means to you. Each letter has a space to write when it was sealed and when it should be opened (will it be tomorrow or in 20 years?). Seal letters with the included stickers before giving this time capsule to mom!

    Item No. 9781452149219
    $14.95
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    Redmond, Lea
    Write Now. Read Later. Treasure Forever.

    Letters to the Graduate is the perfect way to say the best is yet to come.

    Each letter is printed with a unique prompt like:

  • I'm proud of you because...
  • Remember, you can always count on me for...
  • You have so much to offer the world...
  • Included are 12 letters to fill with memories, advice, and hopes for the future from a group of loved ones (or just you!).

    Seal the letters with the enclosed stickers, postdate, and gift this keepsake collection to the new graduate!

    Item No. 9781452159447
    $14.95
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    Redmond, Lea
    An easy way to brighten someone's lunchtime

    Small notes will put a smile on the face of the recipient: These 75 tiny tear-out letters fold into adorably small envelopes, sealed with enclosed stickers. Tuck into a kid's lunch box or tape onto a loved one's baggie.

  • Great way to help with early school jitters and a simple and unexpected way to say, "I love you."
  • Parents will love adding these small notes to their children's lunches each day
  • Created by Lea Redmond, the author of the bestselling Letters to My... series.
  • Fans of What I Love About You Fill-in-the-Blank Gift Journal, Read Me When boxes, and Mini Lunch Notes will love adding a short and sweet note to their child's lunch or loved one's bag.
  • Compact size, book measures 41/2" by 31/2"
  • Makes a great gift for parents sending their kids off to school for the first time
  • Item No. 9781452169347
    $9.95
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    Redmond, Lea
    Keep It Short and Sweet.

    Little Letters to Love is quick and easy: write a little message, fold, seal, and deliver!

    Included are 75 little letters that fold into adorably small envelopes, perfect for:

  • Adding to a gift
  • Slipping into your sweetheart's pocket
  • Bringing good cheer to a friend
  • Seal letters with the 75 stickers included before before handing this little letter to its recipient and putting a smile on their face!

    Item No. 9781452168494
    $9.95