February 15th, 2014
Here’s some completely wonderful news. Karin Perry, over at the MSL BLOG (the Official Web log of the American Association of School Librarians), just published a very nice book review for their “What To Read Wednesday” article area. It’s great and quite an honor actually!
To read the full article, CLICK HERE!
December 22nd, 2013
THE AGE, one of the very best independent newspapers in Melbourne, Australia, just published a book review/interview they had with Chip Kidd. It appeared on their “Entertainment” page and the main focus was Chip’s new book, “GO! A Kidd’s Guide To Graphic Design” (Workman Publishing). The article was conducted by the reporter, Ray Edgar, and we have to say that he must have researched everything like crazy! I mean, the piece is extremely well-written. Thanks Ray, Good Job!
December 22nd, 2013
We’re completely honored that “GO! A Kidd’s Guide To Graphic Design” by Chip Kidd (Workman Books) has been given a wonderful book review over at the CREATIVE CONSUMPTION website. This is the official blog for the University of the Arts (Philadelphia, PA) and, as we all know, they’re pretty serious about “Design” over there! You can read the review right now by clicking HERE!
December 21st, 2013
Oh My God, WOW! Look at what was spotted in a recent issue of Entertainment Weekly Magazine… a prominent mention of Chip Kidd’s latest book, “GO! A Kidd’s Guide To Graphic Design”, that was just published by Workman Books. Oh man, this is sooooo cool!! Thank you EW!!
December 7th, 2013
Chip Kidd’s new book, “GO! A Kidd’s Guide To Graphic Design”, just got another wonderful book review and we could not be happier. The cool thing about it is that the review was done as both an audio clip that you can listen to and it’s also an article you can read… Hey, that’s fun and quirky!
It was spoken/written by Beth Golay for KMUW 98.1 Wichita Public Radio. Now, we couldn’t embed the clip here at this site but if you CLICK HERE you can hear it in it’s entirety and we ask that you please do so because it’s really cool. (Thank you Beth, and good job).
Chip Kidd’s GO! A Kidd’s Guide To Graphic Design Nominated For YALSA Excellence in Nonfiction Book Award
December 5th, 2013
WOW! We have some totally wonderful news to share right here! Chip Kidd’s new book, “GO! A Kidd’s Guide To Graphic Design” (Workman Publishing) has been nominated as a 2014 Finalist for the YALSA BOOK AWARD!!
The YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction honors the best nonfiction book published for young adults (ages 12-18) during a Nov. 1 - Oct. 31 publishing year. The award winner will be announced annually at the ALA Midwinter Meeting Youth Media Awards, with a shortlist of up to five titles named the first week of December.
The other books included in this year’s shortlist include:
The Nazi Hunters: How a Team of Spies and Survivors Captured the World’s Most Notorious Nazi written by Neal Bascomb, published by Arthur A. Levine Books, an imprint of Scholastic Inc.
Imprisoned: The Betrayal of Japanese Americans During World War II written by Martin W. Sandler, published by Walker Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing, Inc.
Courage Has No Color: The True Story of the Triple Nickles, America’s First Black Paratroopers written by Tanya Lee Stone, published by Candlewick Press.
The President Has Been Shot! The Assassination of John F. Kennedy written by James L. Swanson, published by Scholastic Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc.
OK, this is some amazing competition and we want to wish all the other Authors and Publishers the very most best of luck. But, to be honest… we hope we win, ha ha! Hey, check out this cool promo video they made for the event. Plus, stay tuned to CHIPKIDD.COM for more future news about this book award publishing news. Also – Thank you Yalsa!!
December 5th, 2013
This is so cool! Karyn Tufarolo, over at the SERKADIS “Under The Radar” Blog, just released an amazing Book Review for Chip Kidd’s latest book, “GO! A Kidd’s Guide To Graphic Design” (Workman Publishing). Besides being very informative about the new book she also includes a quick history of Chip Kidd’s career.
It’s pretty neat, please CLICK HERE to check it out! (Thanks Karyn)
November 12th, 2013
Carey Dunne, a freelance writer for the FAST COMPANY website, just wrote a very excellent Book Review for Chip Kidd’s new book that just came out titled, “GO! A Kidd’s Guide To Graphic Design” (Workman Publishing). Her article has an interesting angle on the book’s overall design but what I enjoy about it the best is the ton of photos and other reference material that gives you a really great insight into how the content of the book looks and what it all means. It’s a fun article , seriously. So, if you have the time, please give it a quick read… just CLICK HERE!
November 12th, 2013
We’re really happy to announce that another cool website has written a wonderful review for Chip Kidd’s latest book titled, “GO! A Kidd’s Guide To Graphic Design” (Workman Publishing). Each and everyone we get is always a big surprise. This one was written by Christopher Lewis. He has a popular site called DAD OF DIVAS, which sort of chronicles his own life but he also covers a lot of things he’s interesting in. One thing is his love of books.
To read the review, please CLICK HERE!
November 4th, 2013
OH YEAH!! Whitney Matheson, who runs a very excellent pop culture blog for USA Today called POP CANDY just added Chip Kidd’s latest book to her list of the week! Yes, “GO! A Kidd’s Guide To Graphic Design” (Workman Publishing) comes in at #9. Awesome!! Thank you Whitney!! To see her full list just CLICK HERE!