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Review: The Tiny Book of Tiny Stories 3

November 14, 2013

Tiny 3

Joseph Gordon-Levitt, wirrow, and hitRECord are back with The Tiny Book of Tiny Stories: Volume 3 and I think it just might be the best Tiny Book yet!  Just as its title suggests, at 4.25 inches by 6.25 inches, this is a small book, perfect for the car or your purse.  Each two page spread is a complete, illustrated story that is only a sentence or two long.  Don’t let that fool you, though.  With gorgeous illustrations and thought provoking stories, this is a book to linger over and savor.  Over 35,000 artists submitted work and the work of 82 of them have been published in this gem of a book.  The proceeds are divided between hitRECord and the artists whose work was selected.


When this book arrived, I immediately sat down to read it and I just loved it.  I lingered over the illustrations and thought about the meanings of the stories.  I’ve flipped though it two or three times since then because it’s the kind of book that begs to be picked up over and over again.  It would make a terrific gift or stocking stuffer.

Review copy provided by Harper Collins.  I am an Indiebound Affiliate.
18 Comments leave one →
  1. November 14, 2013 5:57 am

    I love the Tiny Stories books!

  2. November 14, 2013 7:05 am

    This looks very cute Kathy.

  3. November 14, 2013 8:04 am

    My daughters loved the first one of these. I think 2 and 3 would make perfect stocking stuffers!

  4. talesofwhimsy permalink
    November 14, 2013 8:21 am

    I gotta read this one.

  5. November 14, 2013 9:01 am

    I was going to listen to the trailer, but it seemed to bother my dog! This looks like it would be a good gift.

  6. Beth Hoffman permalink
    November 14, 2013 9:22 am

    I’ve never seen these little books at the bookstore, maybe I walked by them because they’re so tiny … LOL

    Your review and the book trailer sold me!

  7. November 14, 2013 11:05 am

    Sigh. I loved this too. Loved.

  8. November 14, 2013 11:43 am

    I love these books. I have the 3rd one and will be reviewing it soon. My daughter loves how portable they are. I was lucky enough to get all of them sent to me so far so if there is another volume I hope I get that one too.

  9. Patty permalink
    November 14, 2013 11:52 am

    Love these and this one sounds like the best one!

  10. November 14, 2013 12:50 pm

    This sounds adorable!!!

  11. November 14, 2013 5:03 pm

    I love these little books. They are perfect stocking stuffers for my dad!

  12. November 14, 2013 9:10 pm

    Boy, I really need to get my hand on these little gems! I always tell myself that I am getting them.

  13. November 14, 2013 10:55 pm

    how very cool! believe it or not i’ve never heard of these! I love the story you feature! Definitely adding this to my stocking stuffer list

  14. November 15, 2013 8:26 am

    These make great gifts, and they are so fun to read!

  15. November 15, 2013 12:13 pm

    Love this series, and JGL!

  16. November 15, 2013 1:00 pm

    I haven’t read any of these, but it sounds like a perfect stocking stuffer.

  17. November 15, 2013 8:17 pm

    I asked for these last year at christmas. I may have to break down and buy them for myself!

  18. November 23, 2013 11:39 pm

    Man, I’ve been trying not to get sucked in, but I have a feeling I’m going to break down and add these to my collection. they just seem so cool.

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