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Clouds That Look Like Things Hardcover – Jun 19 2012

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Product Details

  • Hardcover: 112 pages
  • Publisher: Sceptre (June 19 2012)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1444728288
  • ISBN-13: 978-1444728286
  • Product Dimensions: 17.4 x 1.5 x 20.4 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 422 g
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #674,168 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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'His style is genial, his enthusiasm uplifting and his book nothing less than a subtle but glorious mantra for a way of life.'―Metro on THE CLOUDSPOTTER'S GUIDE

Small enough to fit in your pocket, and with a good dollop of humour, it's the perfect companion for a gloomy day―New Scientist on THE CLOUD COLLECTOR'S HANDBOOK

Praise for Gavin Pretor-Pinney's previous books―.

Lovely, funny, whimsical book...the sheer joy you will have in seeing a giant's nose created from a mass of water vapour should inspire you to spend a lot more time with your head in the clouds...―Weather Magazine

Has all the quirky humour that made the last one a bestseller―thelondonpaper on THE CLOUD COLLECTOR'S HANDBOOK

'Read this eye-opening and amusingly written book and you will realise that beautiful as they are clouds are not just put there for decoration, they are truly awesome things.'―Daily Mail on THE CLOUDSPOTTER'S GUIDE

About the Author

Gavin Pretor-Pinney is the founder of The Cloud Appreciation Society, a global organisation he set up to fight 'blue-sky thinking'. He is also the co-founder and creative director of The Idler magazine and author of THE CLOUDSPOTTER'S GUIDE, A PIG WITH SIX LEGS AND OTHER CLOUDS and THE CLOUD COLLECTOR'S HANDBOOK. He lives in London and Somerset.

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Beautiful book June 22 2014
By rev t - Published on
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This book was a library copy that was never checked out, therefore, in essence it is a brand new book. I have taken up cloud watching and this is an excellent book for the subject.
Wonderful book about the beautfy of nature and nothing else Sept. 21 2015
By Louise D. Somes - Published on
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This is a wonderful little book from The Cloud Appreciation Society, one that has absolutely no goals but just to enjoy clouds! I love it and this book is charming. The photos are beautiful and from all over the world.
I apreciate clouds . and this book about them. Feb. 7 2015
By Glenda G W North - Published on
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Not just a pretty picture book (though it is that) but a way to learn about the clouds you've loved all your life. Enjoyed by four generations of my family -- and we all learned something new.