Press Release: Chronicle and Knock Knock Have New Calendar Line, General Cool Stuff

Back in December, Chronicle Books teamed up with Knock Knock to launch a new calendar line. I took a look at their site, and realized they have some pretty nifty products. Chronicle, by the way, also has a pretty interesting blog.


Full press release after the jump.

San Francisco, CA – December 2008.  Chronicle Books has teamed up with Knock Knock, the creative and witty best-selling gift and stationery company, for the release of a new calendar line. Featuring two classic Daily Calendars and two new formats—the Daily Notepad Calendar and the Paper Mousepad Calendar—each calendar is packed with fun, interactive pages that provide something to look forward to every day.


Knock Knock is widely recognized and beloved for its uniquely clever products. One of the fastest growing and most innovative stationery and ancillary product companies, Knock Knock has garnered substantial high-profile press and gained tremendous presence in the consumer world. Chronicle Books is delighted to collaborate with Knock Knock on this new line of calendars, infused with the wit and humor that are a hallmark of both companies.


About Knock Knock

Knock Knock was founded in 2002 with the mission of creating interesting, smart, well-designed gift and stationery products, including Organizers, Sticky Notes, Classic Pads, Flashcards, Wheels o’ Wisdom, and Task Clips. Knock Knock’s sensibility is proudly distinct, in contrast to the overwhelming homogenization and conservatism that characterize committee-created corporate products. Knock Knock sells directly to consumers via its website,, and has strong retail presence in the U.S. and abroad. Knock Knock is based in Venice, California.


About Chronicle Books

One of the most admired and respected publishing companies in the U.S., Chronicle Books was founded in 1967 and over the years has developed a reputation for award-winning, innovative books. Recently recognized as one of the 50 best small companies to work for in the U.S. (and the only independent publisher to receive this award), Chronicle Books continues to challenge conventional publishing wisdom, setting trends in both subject and exciting gift formats, maintaining a list that includes illustrated titles in design, art, architecture, photography, food, lifestyle and pop culture, as well as much-admired books for children. Chronicle Books’ objective is to create and distribute exceptional publishing that’s instantly recognizable for its spirit, creativity, and value. For more information about Chronicle Books, visit


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