BOOKS

Cozy Classics is a new board book series presenting well-loved stories through 12 child-friendly words and 12 needle-felted illustrations. Haven’t read the classics in a while? No worries. Click on the cover pages below for story synopses, character lists, quotations from the original classics, and more.

 

Cozy Classics Pride and Prejudice

After Mr. Darcy refuses to dance with Elizabeth, he has a change of heart. Will Elizabeth overcome her first impressions and accept his offer of marriage?

Cozy Classics Moby Dick

When Ishmael joins the whale ship Pequod, he meets a mysterious captain named Ahab. Will Ahab succeed in his quest to find the whale that took his leg?

Cozy Classics Les Miserables

After going from rags to riches, Jean Valjean rescues Cosette from a life of misery. Will they escape the mysterious man who appears from Valjean’s past?

Cozy Classics War and Peace

As Napoleon moves into Russia, Andrei and Pierre, two men who love the same woman, fight to save their country. Which man will Natasha choose?

Cozy Classics Oliver Twist

After years of hardship in an orphanage, Oliver runs away to London, where he joins a gang of pickpockets. Will he escape a life of crime?

Cozy Classics Jane Eyre

After moving to Thornfield Hall, Jane discovers that Mr. Rochester is hiding a terrible secret. Will she still marry the man she loves?

Cozy Classics Emma

Despite Mr. Knightley’s objections, Emma is determined to see her friend Harriet married to a gentleman. Will Emma succeed in making the match?

Cozy Classics Huckleberry Finn

After running away from home, Huck meets a man who is making his own escape. Will Huck find the courage to help Jim reach freedom?

Cozy Classics Tom Sawyer

Tom is an imaginative boy who is always getting into trouble. Will he and Huck survive the storm? Will he and Becky escape the cave?

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Wet Coast Wools Workshop!

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San Francisco indie bookstore tour

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Star Wars Epic Yarns book launch

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Cozy Classics is moving to Chronicle Books!

We are thrilled to announce that the Cozy Classics series will be moving to Chronicle…

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Needle felt with Holman in Anaheim!

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We Doodled For Google!

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Heading down to SXSW!

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