Magical Jungle: An Inky Expedition And Coloring Book For Adults by Johanna BasfordMagical Jungle: An Inky Expedition And Coloring Book For Adults by Johanna Basford

Magical Jungle: An Inky Expedition And Coloring Book For Adults

byJohanna Basford

Paperback | August 9, 2016

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From the internationally bestselling creator of Lost Ocean and Secret Garden comes a beautiful new adult coloring book that takes you on a wondrous expedition through the jungle
 
Follow ink evangelist Johanna Basford down an inky trail through the Magical Jungle and discover a forgotten world of flora and fauna just waiting to be colored in this new coloring book for adults. Through intricate pen and ink illustrations, color-inners of all ages are invited to explore an exotic rainforest teeming with creatures large and small. Encounter speckled tree frogs and dainty hummingbirds, prowling tigers and playful monkeys. Let your imagination run wild in the leafy treetop canopy or find yourself drawn to the delicate world of sensational blossoms and tropical plants below.

Now printed on specially selected ivory paper. This paper has been specifically created for Johanna Basford’s coloring books. It has a medium tooth which is perfect for creating beautiful colored pencil effects or chalk pastel backgrounds but also wonderful for pens, which will glide effortlessly over its surface.
 
“The colorists have a queen, and her name is Johanna Basford.” —New York Magazine
 
“Consider trading in your yoga mat for a set of markers and peruse the gorgeous gardens of Basford’s imagination.” —The Huffington Post
Johanna Basford is an illustrator and ink evangelist who prefers pens and pencils to pixels. Her intricate, hand-drawn illustrations are loved the world over by those who have colored in (sometimes more than once) her bestselling books Johanna's Christmas, Magical Jungle, Lost Ocean, Secret Garden, and Enchanted Forest. Johanna is a gr...
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Title:Magical Jungle: An Inky Expedition And Coloring Book For AdultsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:88 pages, 10.25 × 10 × 0.52 inPublished:August 9, 2016Publisher:Penguin Publishing GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0143109006

ISBN - 13:9780143109006

Reviews

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love it! Yet another book with beautiful drawings! I love to color in this one! One of my favourites so far.
Date published: 2017-09-29
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great Book! This colouring book has more larger spaces (less detailed) pages than her other books, especially compared to "Lost Ocean." It has many flowers and leaves to colour in. I'm enjoying colouring in it, but I wouldn't say its my favourite book by her.
Date published: 2017-08-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Rediscovered joy of colouring! Johanna's are my fave colouring books!
Date published: 2017-06-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from No complaints It's a coloring book. Not much to say..lol
Date published: 2017-04-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The original adult coloring book! Johanna Basford is the pioneer that started this coloring book craze! Her books are all amazingly detailed and mesmerizing. I love that its has different designs in each book and that once you've finished coloring, you feel a sense of accomplishment. This is not something that is boring mandala circles but something that has dept and art. I recommend all her books if you want to get into coloring and I do believe it helps with mental wellness as well as creativity.
Date published: 2017-04-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Gorgeous! I'm happy with this coloring book! The illustrations are gorgeous, paper quality is great! You have enough place for shading and playing with colors.
Date published: 2017-04-03
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Fun I enjoy all Johanna Basford's colouring books but I wish this one had the detail that her others have. Still very good though.
Date published: 2017-03-31
Rated 5 out of 5 by from very good another one by this artist. a very fun book to do.
Date published: 2017-03-15
Rated 4 out of 5 by from My least favourite of her books This is still fun book but it is my least fave of hers.
Date published: 2017-03-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Colouring book! I just received this book from my online order and I cannot wait to colour it. It is a nice mix of her previous books flowers/trees with the addition of a lot of new art work. I am sure this will be my new favourite.
Date published: 2017-01-27
Rated 4 out of 5 by from This book made me addicted to colouring! Johanna Basford is the artist behind all of my favourite colouring books! I love this one as lots of large spaces, as well as tiny designs. The greenery was a pleasure to colour and use all of my different shades.
Date published: 2017-01-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love it! This was the second adult colouring book I got and I love it! I am addicted!
Date published: 2017-01-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Wonderful and fun coloring book Lots of fun factor to this coloring book.
Date published: 2017-01-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from so pretty such beautiful illustrations! good quality paper too
Date published: 2017-01-09
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Love! Its pretty and get to get rid of stress.
Date published: 2016-12-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent This is another very nice colouring book, you really can't go wrong with anything by Johanna Basford. Top quality and fun.
Date published: 2016-12-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Larger details Of all of Johanna Basford's books, this one has the least amount of small details. Compare it to Lost Ocean and you'll see what I mean. The paper quality and larger designs makes it easier to colour with marker if you so please. Some pictures have a lot of white space for you to add your own design. Love the colour palette page at the back! A good mix of double page spreads, and single pictures.
Date published: 2016-12-16
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Fun Sometimes when you just need to take a break it is great to colour!
Date published: 2016-12-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from loved this colouring book thought it would be too busy, but i thoroughly enjoyed it, bought a copy for my mother.
Date published: 2016-12-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great I'm really enjoying colouring this! Great quality and a peaceful way to unwind.
Date published: 2016-12-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from So Addictive yet relaxing I have fallen in love with adult colouring. It takes my mind off of everything and it all started with the Johanna Basford books.
Date published: 2016-12-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Really fun I really am enjoying this colouring book! It's good quality paper and the illustrations are not too small but still pretty detailed. I would recommend it over most of the other colouring books out there!
Date published: 2016-12-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from On the list!!! I saw it in the store, so now it is on my shopping list. So inspiring!
Date published: 2016-11-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Another hit! I own all of her colouring books and so far this one is my favourite. Her drawings are breathtaking and I colour every day. I use gel pens, pencil crayons and markers and mix it up between books.
Date published: 2016-11-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Amazing!! This is a great book. it is two sided and has beautiful artwork just waiting for you.
Date published: 2016-11-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This book is even better than the last three. The paper is amazing, thick great quality. It's got tips, and a page in the back that you are suppose to use for testing out your art supplies. I was actually very surprised when I tested out my supplies and realised that you could use sharpies if you press lightly, you do in fact see the colour through the back but only as a light tone and not a complete bleed through. Markers are the same way, I tried out my Scholar markers and it barely showed through on the other side. Even using Sharpies on the inside cover of the book is okay as long as you dont mind some show through of the colour though the covers are pretty thick. The paper is amazing, I've barely started colouring it in and already I love it more than the other books. Plus it's white. Like white white. The designs on the pages are slightly bigger than her other books with not quite as many intricate spots. Johanna did say that she had left spots on the two page spreads so that there wasn't any thing going in to the spine of the book, however with these books being published in the USA it doesn't quite do that. Some of the spreads do go in to the spine, and some don't. Either way this book is amazing, with some great art.
Date published: 2016-08-05

Editorial Reviews

PRAISE FOR JOHANNA BASFORD'S COLORING BOOKS"The colorists have a queen, and her name is Johanna Basford." —New York Magazine"Consider trading in your yoga mat for a set of markers and peruse the gorgeous gardens of Basford's imagination." —Huffington Post"Artist Johanna Basford is at the forefront of the grown up coloring trend. Her whimsical artwork just makes us want to drop all our responsibilities and color forever." —Hello Giggles"This is a breathtakingly beautiful coloring book, full of detail, whimsy, and possibilities. Inspiration invades at the turn of the first page and is guaranteed to capture the imagination and attention of any artist young and old." —The Children's Book Review