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Upcoming pop-up books

On this page you’ll find the newest upcoming pop-up books. We’ve selected the newest titles which are already available for pre-order right now. For pop-up books that have been released recently, visit our Latest Pop-Up Releases page. This list will be regularly updated and we’re always happy to add new titles. Are you an author or do you know of a book that can not be missed? Please let us know!

Grow, Baby, Grow!

Grow, Baby, Grow!

See baby grow and develop month by month with 9 stunning, life-size pop-ups! Grow, Baby, Grow! artistically and poetically illustrates the growth of a baby before birth by comparing him or her to something wonderful and familiar: a pearl on the beach, a cherry on a limb, a starfish in the sea.

Author: Mertixell Marti & Xavier Salomo
Publisher: Familius
Hardcover: 18 pages

This title will be released on March 1, 2019

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Believe

Believe Pop-Up Book by Robert Sabuda

All of life’s possibilities are just a page turn away in this beautiful pop-up book. Throughout, phrases and images evoking potential are answered by a glorious 3-D image on the following spread. Believe is the perfect way to celebrate life’s passages and look forward to new horizons.

Author: Robert Sabuda
Publisher: Candlewick
Hardcover: 24 pages

This title will be released on April 9, 2019

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My First Pop-Up Dinosaurs

My First Pop-Up Dinosaurs

Watch long-extinct creatures spring to life in a striking first pop-up book for budding paleontologists. At once simple and sophisticated, Owen Davey’s striking pop-ups, with their geometric patterns of spiky scales, dramatic splotches, and dotted feathers, are sure to mesmerize dinosaur aficionados of all ages.

Author: Owen Davey
Publisher: Candlewick Studio
Hardcover: 20 pages

This title will be released on April 9, 2019

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Moby-Dick: A Pop-Up Book

Moby Dick Pop-Up Book

In time for the 200th anniversary of author Herman Melville’s birth, this beautifully rendered pop-up retelling of Moby-Dick is a wonder to behold. Rich linocut artworks portray ten key chronological moments from the story in shadowbox-style pop-ups.

Paper engineer: Gerard Lo Monaco
Publisher: Chronicle Books
Hardcover: 16 pages

This title will be released on May 7, 2019

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Leonardo Pop-Ups

Leonardo Pop-Ups

Experience the most famous Renaissance artist and inventor in a brand-new way. McCarthy showcases a variety of pop-ups showing off Da Vinci’s many talents. Featuring Da Vinci’s most enduring artworks including The Vitruvian Man, The Last Supper and the Mona Lisa.

Author: Courtney Watson McCarthy
Publisher: Thames & Hudson
Hardcover: 16 pages

This title will be released on May 7, 2019

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Pop-up Jungle

Pop-Up Jungle

In another palm-size pop-up book, designer Ingela P. Arrhenius showcases flora, fauna, and other familiar scenes of the jungle with her trademark retro style. Tree frogs, monkeys, and jewel-toned birds are just a few of the extraordinary creatures that make their home within this forest.

Author: Ingela P. Arrhenius
Publisher: Candlewick Studio
Hardcover: 30 pages

This title will be released on May 14, 2019

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Shells: A Summer Pop-Up Book

Shells Summer Pop-Up Book

Along summer beaches, shells beckon with their timeless beauty and wonder. They provide protection for many ocean animals, populate colorful coral reefs, and sometimes surprise with a pearl inside! Interactive features and fun facts abound in this unique summertime pop-up book.

Paper engineer: Yoojin Kim
Publisher: Jumping Jack Press
Hardcover:

This title will be released on June 1, 2019

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Adventures with Dragons

Dragons Pop-Up Book

Soar alongside the Viking heroes and their majestic dragons from all three of the DreamWorks Dragons films in this ingeniously crafted pop-up book. Engage with six large pops, seven smaller pops, and a removable map woven into beautifully illustrated artwork just waiting to be explored.

Paper engineer: James Diaz
Publisher: Insight Editions
Hardcover: 10 pages

This title will be released on June 4, 2019

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Flurry: Mini Snowflakes Pop-Up

Flurry: A Mini Snowflakes Pop-Up Book

The intricate beauty of snowflakes is revealed in this amazing little pop-up book. An enchanting explanation of the uniqueness of snowflakes, engages readers of all ages. Each of the seven spreads features illustrated pop-ups that are sure to surprise and delight.

Paper engineer: Yevgeniya Yeretskaya
Publisher: Jumping Jack Press
Hardcover: 7 pages

This title will be released on August 15, 2019

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The World of Warcraft Pop-Up

The World of Warcraft Pop-Up Book

Choose your faction, pick your weapon, and prepare for an astonishing vision of the world of Azeroth like you’ve never seen before! The World of Warcraft Pop- Up Book brings the bemost well-loved locations of Warcraft to life. Unfold each individual spread to form a map of Azeroth!

Paper engineer: Matthew Reinhart
Publisher: Blizzard Entertainment
Hardcover:

This title will be released on October 15, 2019.

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