New Release Books by Tom Tierney

Tom Tierney is the author of Woodstock Paper Dolls (2019), Nelson Mandela Paper Dolls (2014), Byzantine Fashions (2014), Givenchy Paper Dolls (2013) and other 221 books.

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Woodstock Paper Dolls

release date: May 15, 2019
Woodstock Paper Dolls
It''s hard to believe that it''s been fifty years since the famous "Three Days of Peace, Love, and Music." Return to Yasgur''s farm in Bethel, New York, and recapture the spirit of the Sixties with these eight colorful paper dolls of festival performers: Joan Baez, Roger Daltrey, Jerry Garcia, Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, Carlos Santana, Grace Slick, and Sly Stone. Resplendent in full psychedelic regalia, each doll comes with a groovy extra outfit!

Nelson Mandela Paper Dolls

release date: Sep 17, 2014
Nelson Mandela Paper Dolls
Loved and revered around the world, Nelson Mandela fought South Africa''s system of apartheid and promoted racial harmony as well as equal rights. This collection features more than 30 historically accurate and meticulously re-created outfits for Mandela and his wives, from khaki prison uniforms to colorful batik shirts and tribal robes.

Byzantine Fashions

release date: Mar 19, 2014
Byzantine Fashions
Clothing styles from all classes during the Byzantine Empire are depicted here in more than 80 drawings. Included are examples of royal wedding garb, a shepherd in a short tunic, a court dancer, a court dignitary, a merchant, a naval officer, body armor of Roman warriors, a priest, and the robes of the Emperor Constantine. Captions accompany the illustrations.

Givenchy Paper Dolls

release date: Jul 01, 2013
Givenchy Paper Dolls
Three paper dolls model 30 of Givenchy''s elegant dresses, suits, gowns, and other garments from the 1950s–80s. Movie costumes include Audrey Hepburn''s little black dresses from Sabrina and Breakfast at Tiffany''s.

Mexican Folk Dance Paper Dolls

release date: Jan 16, 2013
Mexican Folk Dance Paper Dolls
Colorful wardrobe features 22 outfits for four dolls, including serapes, sombreros, embroidered blouses and skirts, plus a wedding dance costume from Veracruz, Zapotec outfit from Oaxaca, and other regional apparel.

Betty Grable Paper Dolls

release date: Jul 01, 2012
Betty Grable Paper Dolls
This sparkling tribute features 2 dolls and 29 costumes from the famous pin-up girl''s movie career, including apparel by such noted designers as Orry-Kelly, Charles LeMaire, and René Hubert.

Alexander McQueen Fashions

release date: Jan 01, 2011
Alexander McQueen Fashions
Alexander McQueen made headlines as Kate Middleton wore a gown designed by the House of McQueen for her royal wedding. This paper doll tribute to the late fashion superstar includes 3 dolls and more than 30 costumes.

William and Kate Paper Dolls

release date: Feb 17, 2011
William and Kate Paper Dolls
Celebrate the royal wedding with a keepsake paper doll treasury! Royal watchers around the world rejoiced when Britain''s dashing Prince William and his longtime girlfriend, Kate Middleton, announced their engagement. This special commemorative edition features paper dolls of the prince and Kate, plus a splendid wardrobe of seven costumes for each. Outfits include William''s RAF uniform and the gorgeous sapphire-blue wrap dress that Kate wore at their press conference.

Angels Paper Dolls

release date: Nov 01, 2010
Angels Paper Dolls
Spanning the fifth through 19th centuries, this sumptuous collection features two dolls with 14 outfits that were inspired by the works of Botticelli, Fra Angelico, Jan van Eyck, and Aubrey Beardsley. Historically accurate costumes, each sprinkled with a touch of glitter, include German, Persian, Italian, Spanish, American, French, and other styles.

Classic TV Moms Paper Dolls

release date: Mar 01, 2010
Classic TV Moms Paper Dolls
From The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet and Make Room for Daddy to Roseanne and Everybody Loves Raymond, this paper doll collection salutes television''s most lovable moms. Seventeen dolls, each with two outfits, include June Cleaver (Leave It to Beaver), Carol Brady (The Brady Bunch), Clair Huxtable (The Cosby Show), Peg Bundy (Married with Children), and thirteen other popular sitcom moms.

Famous Movie Pirates Paper Dolls

release date: Jun 22, 2009
Famous Movie Pirates Paper Dolls
Sixteen colorful dolls with dashing costumes represent swashbuckling characters from famous pirate films, including Errol Flynn in Captain Blood, Geena Davis in Cutthroat Island, plus other stars from today''s biggest seaworthy hits.

Fairy Tale Weddings Paper Dolls

release date: Apr 23, 2009
Fairy Tale Weddings Paper Dolls
Love triumphs in this paper doll collection filled with brides and grooms from beloved fairy tales ? Cinderella, Thumbelina, Beauty and the Beast, and others. Includes 21 dolls and 31 enchanting costumes.

Legendary Baseball Stars

release date: Mar 26, 2009
Legendary Baseball Stars
Step up to the plate with 16 of the biggest names in the game: Cy Young, Ty Cobb, Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Jackie Robinson, Roberto Clemente, more. Two uniforms are provided for each player.

Sherlock Holmes Paper Dolls

release date: Oct 01, 2009
Sherlock Holmes Paper Dolls
The dean of detectives is a master of disguise so his doll comes with 10 different costumes. This set also includes 5 colleagues and adversaries: the loyal Dr. Watson, the nefarious Professor Moriarty, Inspector Lestrade of Scotland Yard, Mrs. Hudson, and Irene Adler, the only woman to outwit Holmes. Sixty interchangeable heads portray a variety of actors who have played Holmes and Watson over the years.

Famous African-American Actresses Paper Dolls

release date: May 01, 2008
Famous African-American Actresses Paper Dolls
From Dorothy Dandridge''s pioneering role in Carmen Jones to Queen Latifah''s show-stopping performance in Chicago, this collection pays tribute to the beauty and talent of African-American actresses. Sixteen film favorites, each with two costumes, include Halle Berry, Alfre Woodard, Angela Bassett, Ruby Dee, Cicely Tyson, Beyoncé, and others.

Rock and Roll Legends of the 1950s Paper Dolls

release date: Feb 01, 2007
Rock and Roll Legends of the 1950s Paper Dolls
The King of the Paper Dolls takes on the King of Rock & Roll and 14 other superstars! Includes costumes for Elvis, Little Richard, Chuck Berry, Jerry Lee Lewis, Buddy Holly, and more.

The Dalai Lama Paper Doll

release date: Jul 28, 2006
The Dalai Lama Paper Doll
Unique keepsake celebrates the spiritual leader of Tibetan Buddhism The influential spiritual leader of Tibetan Buddhism, the Dalai Lama is also Tibet''s head of state and its most important political leader. Forced to leave his native land when China invaded Tibet in 1959, Tenzin Gyatso, the present Dalai Lama, moved to India; from there he frequently travels to countries in the West, teaching and lecturing in his quest for world peace. He was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1989. Tom Tierney pays tribute to this renowned teacher in a paper doll collection featuring the revered Buddhist leader and his parents at various periods in their lives. Outfits include formal ankle-length robes of brocaded silk and a fur-trimmed long coat, as well as shirts and prayer shawls of traditonal saffron and maroon. Admirers of the spiritual leader--and anyone intrigued by Tibetan culture--will prize this authentically detailed collection.

Famous Torch Singers Paper Dolls

release date: Feb 24, 2006
Famous Torch Singers Paper Dolls
Sixteen dolls, modeling 32 costumes, depict images of Lena Horne, Peggy Lee, Josephine Baker, Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, Sarah Vaughan, Frances Langford, Rosemary Clooney, and eight other "sirens of song."

Empress Elizabeth of Austria and Emperor Franz Joseph Paper Dolls

release date: Jan 01, 2006
Empress Elizabeth of Austria and Emperor Franz Joseph Paper Dolls
Two real-life characters in a 19th-century fairy tale romance come to life with a complete wardrobe of dazzling military uniforms, ball gowns, a riding costume, and coronation apparel.

Hoop Skirts and Crinoline Paper Dolls

release date: Jan 01, 2006
Hoop Skirts and Crinoline Paper Dolls
Two dolls model 14 elegant ensembles with billowing skirts. Includes elegant dinner and ball gowns, an equestrienne outfit, a lavish bridal gown, and more. Male figures in period attire accompany the ladies.

Glamorous Television Stars Paper Dolls

release date: Nov 18, 2005
Glamorous Television Stars Paper Dolls
Bathing suits, sportswear, gowns, and party dresses comprise the wardrobes for 16 lovely ladies from TV land. From Dinah Shore, Susan Lucci, and Diahann Carroll to Cher, Farrah Fawcett, and Sarah Jessica Parker, the stars represent every television era — from the fifties to the present. Each is accompanied by an additional outfit.

Art Deco Fashions Paper Dolls

release date: Oct 01, 2005
Art Deco Fashions Paper Dolls
Introduced on a grand scale at the 1925 Paris International Exposition, the new Art Deco style expressed modernity and new technologies that were changing the world. In the realm of fashion, it was the new "chic," representing glamour, luxury, and a sleek style. Tom Tierney captures fashion highlights from that period in this spectacular paper doll review. Two dolls and 28 costumes focus on an array of dramatic creations by outstanding designers of the early twentieth century. Included are a fur-trimmed cloak with an abstract modern design by Paul Poiret; a tightly pleated and richly colored gown by Mariano Fortuny; Helen Dryden’s day dress in stark zebra stripes; a daring, two-piece knit swimsuit, featuring a bare midriff; as well as dramatic designs by Sonia Delaunay, Jeanne Lanvin, Coco Chanel, and other noted designers. An additional page features hats of the period — everything from an exotic Poiret turban to Schiaparelli''s novel "shoe" hat. An exciting display of elegant style and cool sophistication, this collection will not only delight paper doll fans but will also thrill collectors and devotees of Art Deco.

Cavalier and Puritan Fashions

release date: Apr 01, 2005
Cavalier and Puritan Fashions
Who were the Cavaliers and what elaborate hairstyles did they introduce? Did 17th-century Puritans wear only simple, unadorned black outfits? Coloring book fans find out with the help of this educational, accurately rendered fashion survey of the period. Notes. 45 black-and-white plates.

French Film Stars Paper Dolls

release date: Mar 21, 2005
French Film Stars Paper Dolls
Sixteen lovely legends, among them Brigitte Bardot, Juliette Binoche, Leslie Caron, Danielle Darrieux, and Catherine Deneuve. Biographical notes; costume descriptions.

Fashions of the Old South Coloring Book

release date: Nov 01, 2004
Fashions of the Old South Coloring Book
Clothing worn by plantation society shortly before the beginning of the Civil War. This collection of 29 carefully researched illustrations captures the fine details of these garments, which include walking costumes, evening gowns, morning and afternoon dresses, and wedding apparel for women, as well as suits, vests, trousers, and handsome military uniforms.

Ferdinand and Isabella Paper Dolls

release date: Aug 04, 2004
Ferdinand and Isabella Paper Dolls
The opulence and glory of 15th-century Spain come to life with this collection featuring two of the country''s most powerful rulers. Figures of King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella are accompanied by brocaded gowns and robes, ermine- and jewel-trimmed capes, suits of armor, and other regal apparel. 2 dolls; 16 costumes.

Napoleon and Josephine Paper Dolls

release date: Jul 09, 2004
Napoleon and Josephine Paper Dolls
Paper dolls fans and history buffs will treasure this collection featuring one of the world''s most famous and fascinating couples. Figures of Napoleon and his empress, Josephine, are accompanied by lavish costumes for their wedding, coronation, and other important occasions. 2 costumed dolls; 14 additional costumes.

Jacobean and Early Bourbon Fashions

release date: Jul 01, 2004
Jacobean and Early Bourbon Fashions
For fashion enthusiasts and coloring book fans: handsome, accurate drawings of elegant apparel worn by royals and the wealthy, and the simple fare of the common folk in 17th-century France and England. Forty-five full-page illustrations depict figures wearing doublets and farthingales, exquisite lace collars, bucket-top boots, and other attire. Captions.

Broadway Musical Stars Paper Dolls

release date: May 01, 2004
Broadway Musical Stars Paper Dolls
Colorful, exciting collection of 7 dolls and 31 costumes pays tribute to memorable roles performed by Broadway’s great ladies: Ethel Merman inAnnie Get Your Gun;Carol Channing inHello, Dolly!;Pearl Bailey in the African-American production of the same musical; Angela Lansbury as the effervescent star ofMame;Gwen Verdon inDamn Yankees;Julie Andrews in the award-winningMy Fair Lady;and Mary Martin as the definitive Peter Pan. A treasure trove that will delight students of fashion design, theater buffs, and paper doll fans of all ages.

Glamorous Movie Stars of the Nineties Paper Dolls

release date: Feb 05, 2004
Glamorous Movie Stars of the Nineties Paper Dolls
8 lovely female superstars, each with 4 accurately rendered costumes from her films: Julia Roberts (Pretty Woman), Gwyneth Paltrow (Shakespeare in Love), Catherine Zeta-Jones (Entrapment), Halle Berry (Introducing Dorothy Dandridge), Jodie Foster (Anna and the King), Meg Ryan (When Harry Met Sally), Drew Barrymore (Never Been Kissed), and Nicole Kidman (Moulin Rouge).

Great Movie Dance Couples Paper Dolls

release date: Feb 01, 2004
Great Movie Dance Couples Paper Dolls
Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers, Gene Kelly and Leslie Caron, Marge and Gower Champion, and Judy Garland, Rita Hayworth, Cyd Charisse, and Vera-Ellen are the dancers depicted in memorable moments from Top Hat, The Band Wagon, Three Little Words, and 15 other films. 6 dolls, 4 additional faces, and 32 costumes.

American Family of the 1980s Paper Dolls

release date: Dec 03, 2003
American Family of the 1980s Paper Dolls
From the decade that introduced Oprah to a national TV audience, celebrated the 100th anniversary of the Statue of Liberty, and witnessed the demise of the Berlin Wall come a variety of clothing styles for a multi-generational family. Ten dolls are accompanied by 30 costumes that include shirtdresses, tunics, leotards, business suits, windbreakers, denim jeans, and wedding apparel, as well as sneakers, baseball caps, and other accessories. A delight for collectors, paper doll fans, and anyone with sentimental memories of the 1980s.

Glamorous Latin Film Stars Paper Dolls

release date: Nov 01, 2003
Glamorous Latin Film Stars Paper Dolls
Movie star favorites with Hispanic roots! Each of the 16 glamorous ladies is wearing an outfit from one of her motion pictures and is accompanied by a second costume. Among the Latin lovelies are Rita Hayworth, Raquel Welch, Penelope Cruz, Jennifer Lopez, Carmen Miranda, Rita Moreno, Cameron Diaz, Rosie Perez, and Salma Hayek.

Famous Child Stars Paper Dolls

release date: Oct 01, 2003
Famous Child Stars Paper Dolls
Star-studded collection of youthful film celebrities, including such fresh-faced innocents as Deanna Durbin, Jackie Cooper, and Freddie Bartholomew; the precocious and versatile Mickey Rooney; Shirley Temple, the sensational, curly-haired moppet; the incredibly gifted Judy Garland; as well as Margaret O''Brien, Natalie Wood, Elizabeth Taylor, Macaulay Culkin, and six other captivating performers. A treasure for paper doll enthusiasts and movie fans alike. 16 costumed dolls, each accompanied by two additional outfits.

Great Costumes from Classic Movies Paper Dolls

release date: Aug 15, 2003
Great Costumes from Classic Movies Paper Dolls
This handsome collection pays tribute to seven great Hollywood designers; the three mentioned in the subtitle plus Travis Banton, Jean Louis, Irene, and Orry-Kelly. Two female figures (with separate attachable heads for each star) model exquisite gowns created for Vivien Leigh (Gone with the Wind), Lana Turner (Ziegfield Girl), Marlene Dietrich (Shanghai Express), Bette Davis (Jezebel and All About Eve), Rita Hayworth (Gilda), and Gloria Swanson (Sunset Boulevard), among others. Dover Original. 2 dolls and 30 full-color costumes on 16 plates.

American Family of the 1990s Paper Dolls

release date: Apr 14, 2003
American Family of the 1990s Paper Dolls
Dress 8 dolls in 24 great outfits, among them flared slacks, a cartoon sweatshirt, a summer dress over matching cotton shorts, cut-off jeans, and a classic wedding dress.

Mikado Paper Dolls

release date: Jun 01, 2003
Mikado Paper Dolls
10 dolls and 14 costumes based on the much-loved musical come with two background settings. Perfect for a paper-doll production of the operetta or as a keepsake for Gilbert and Sullivan fans.

Spanish and Moorish Fashions

release date: Jan 01, 2003
Spanish and Moorish Fashions
Fifteen centuries of Spanish fashion, from the era of the Roman Empire through the rise of the Renaissance, appear in the accurate and meticulously rendered drawings of this coloring book. Its focus resides with the Arabic influences introduced by the Moors, who arrived in Spain in the eighth century and developed a thriving culture until they were driven out in 1492 during the reign of Ferdinand and Isabella.

French Baroque and Rococo Fashions

release date: Dec 01, 2002
French Baroque and Rococo Fashions
French fashions from 1640–1775, depicted in 45 full-page black-and-white illustrations. Portraits of farmers, street vendors, and aristocrats, all with informative captions.

Camelot Paper Dolls

release date: Oct 11, 2002
Camelot Paper Dolls
Experience the magic of Camelot with a collection that includes figures of King Arthur at three periods in his life, Guinevere, Merlin, Lancelot, and other figures. Handsome period costumes include embellished tunics, gowns, and fur robes for the women; armor, tunics, breeches, and capes for the men. 10 dolls, 22 costumes.
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