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Book: Creative Callaloo - Art, Poems, and Recipes Inspired by the Virgin Islands by Danica M. David
In this vibrantly illustrated book, St. Croix artist Danica M. David, poet Winifred Oyoko Loving, and chef Mark E. Davis serve us a delicious and nourishing blend of recipes, poetry, art, history, and more. A unique and satisfying Caribbean book with the colors and flavors of the Virgin Islands on every page.
 
Book: Counterfeit by Lee Carver
AMATEUR. MASTER. UNWILLING RECRUIT. Dr. Richard Reed, wealthy professor and connoisseur of fine art, becomes a temporary member of Interpol's Experts Group to stop the flow of fraudulent paintings. He feels sure he has found a master copyist when he zones in on an attractive tourist, Kendra Cooper. Kendra, who scrimped for years to travel to Amsterdam and study originals of the great masters, has [...]
 
Book: The Art of Modern Spirituality (and heartbreak) by Megan Jackson
An illustrated book of wisdom embracing classic art, philosophy and contemporary spirituality in modern society. Using classic artist's works - from Van Gogh to Picasso and Frida Kahlo, along with her own sketches - Megsie creates a pastiche of wisdom that grapples with the suffering and joys of authenticity and awakening to one's true self in contemporary life and the yoga path. Giving life to [...]
 
Book: Exploring Illusions - Paintings - The Use of Optical Illusions in Art by Gary B Rohrabaugh
If you enjoy art or optical illusions, this is a book for you. Using over 52 new optical illusions, this book opens a visual doorway to artists use of illusions. Successfully converting what we see into flat, static artwork requires the use of illusionary tools like perspective, scale, and vanishing point. These tools are employed in varying degrees of success by artists, engineers, and [...]
 
Book: Light up Your Soul - Healing from Anxiety and Depression Through Art by Alex K
Are you a teenager or in your twenties, feeling stuck in life, suffering from anxiety and depression, or even having suicidal thoughts? Are you ready to find a way out of this darkness and get up in the morning with a zest for life, shine in your light, and experience true happiness, but don't know how and where to start? Then this book is for you. Alex K will teach you in a creative and fun way [...]
 
Book: The Waking Muse Omnibus by Cate Morgan
THE VIOLINIST AND THE COMPOSER: The quiet life of reclusive composer and grieving widower Robert takes an unexpected turn when a violist rents a cottage on the property where he's struggling to complete his masterpiece. THE CHEF AND THE FOOD WRITER: The last thing Chef Ian Michel needs just before opening his new restaurant is the know-it-all food writer who's review of his first venue razed his [...]
 
Book: Burning Tears by Lucia Trifan
Lucia Trifan was Born in Romania, 1949, in legendary Vrancea County. She graduated School of Fine Arts in Brasov, with degree in sculpture and ceramics. She arrived in the Island of Sint Maarten, Dutch Caribbean, in 1984, since when she becomes permanent resident. Her art is part of her biography and the personal history is written within art. At times, the creative process proven painful, yet [...]
 
Book: Mixed Media Art - Living Your Passion by Cindy Adkins
AMAZON BESTSELLER, Kindle, Mixed Media Bestselling author and gallery artist Cindy Adkins offers an exciting look at mixed media art. If you are a mixed media artist or have ever wanted to become one, then the inspiration in this book could be just what you need to enhance your artistic journey. It includes descriptions of projects that will keep you busy exploring your own creativity. Learn [...]
 
Book: The Art of Love and Murder (The Love and Murder Series Book 1) by Brenda Whiteside
Lacy Dahl never questioned her past until the deaths of her adoptive parents and her husband. A husband who wasn't what he seemed. Her research uncovers secrets about the mother she never knew; secrets that dispute the identity of her father and threaten her life. Sheriff Chance Meadowlark is still haunted by the murder of his wife and the revenge he unleashed in the name of justice. When he [...]
 
Book: Time Under Scorpio by Brian A. Kenny
this book is another collection of fine art/outsider art bound together as a series of interconnected images. the story is told with pictures. every sign of the zodiac corrisponds to a part of the body. scorpio represents sex organs. time (which in the book is represented by saturn) and scorpio (sex) are central parts of the story (the work is about sex,life, and the fact that time is running out [...]
 
Book: Crimson Clouds by Claude Nougat
Romance the second time around. A passionate search for self by a man who has just retired from a brilliant career, a desperate effort by his wife to save their 20-year marriage: a life with no love is a life wasted. Robert is at a crossroads. Just retired from his career at the United Nations, he is a top level manager who could work as a high-level consultant or pursue his childhood dream of [...]
 
Book: Floating Lombardi (Clip Art Series Book 1) by Andi Scarlatti
Floating Lombardi is Episode 1 in Andi Scarlatti's Clip Art Series. Andi Scarlatti is an art collector. Of sorts. As she often completes acquisitions without the knowledge or consent of the former owner. And a trophy isn't necessarily art. But Andi's not necessarily a thief. Or only a thief. It's complicated. Dive in the deep end and see for yourself. @AndiScarlatti
 
Book: centripetal forces on the subconscious mind by Brian A. Kenny
i would call this a collection of interconnected images (ink and charcoal, other then isbn copyright and my email there are no words only pictures) with a very recognizable and original style. all the images have symbolic meanings, the trident representing the subconscious mind, many of the other representations use the tarot, astrology, ect...the imagery is mostly pagan (celtic and greek/roman) [...]
 
Book: Earth, Myths, and Ecofeminist Art by Kyra Belan
Earth, Myths, and Ecofeminist Art is a contemporary art history book that documents Kyra Belan's art. She is a post modern artist who is interested in equal rights for women, ecological issues, and animal rights. For over three decades Belan has been creating her social issues artworks. She proposes that women's mythologies, history, and philosophical values must assume a mainstream position [...]
 
Book: The Lover's Portrait - An Art Mystery (Adventures of Zelda Richardson Book 2) by Jennifer S. Alderson
A portrait holds the key to recovering a cache of looted artwork, secreted away during World War II, in this captivating historical art thriller set in the 1940s and present-day Amsterdam. When a Dutch art dealer hides the stock from his gallery - rather than turn it over to his Nazi blackmailer - he pays with his life, leaving a treasure trove of modern masterpieces buried somewhere in [...]
 
Book: Sketchboy by Randy Briley
Hello. Thank you for looking at my book Sketchboy! It's very nice of you and I appreciate it. My name is Randy Briley and over the course of a long career as an artist, I have kept little slips of paper near me on which to doodle. In line at the store, at lunch, talking on the phone or even waiting at a stoplight were all prime opportunities to let the little characters in this book come alive on [...]
 
Book: Penny Crayon (The prequel...) by Peter Maddocks
Penny Crayon the prequel, tells the story of a girl called Penny, who with her friend Dennis have the most amazing adventures that can take them all over the world, and can also lead them into all sorts of problems! Penny Crayon has lots of tales to tell, but this book tells the story of how it all began! Not seen elsewhere! From budding artist, to the girl who really can bring life too her [...]
 
Book: Landscape by Philip G Henley
She is a PA who dreams of running her own art gallery. He is an IT technician gambling away everything he wants. They meet and fall in love. Their relationship is threatened by endless bets even whilst they share their love of paintings. Years later some dreams are fulfilled others are dashed. Will the former lovers meet again?
 
Book: Paint it Blue by George Thomas Clark
We wonder what they're thinking, so we ask Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera. And you, Picasso, what are you really like? Vincent van Gogh, please tell us more about your agony and inspiration. We must also learn about distinguished women - Paula Modersohn-Becker, Seraphine Louis, Lee Krasner, Diane Arbus, and others. I know they'll tell us. So will expressionists like Ernst Ludwig Kirschner and Otto [...]
 
Book: Sea Dreams (The Witches Of New Moon Beach Book 5) by Meriam Wilhelm
Once renowned for his artistic abilities, painter Thor Hudson has become a washed up shell of himself. Hiding out in a self-imposed retirement, Hudson is incapable of finger painting, let alone recreating even one of his famous sea murals. When the artist's publicist prematurely announces Hudson's long awaited return to the art world Hudson is faced with failing publicly or accepting help from a [...]
 
Book: Counterfeits by Kris Bock
"Counterfeits is "the kind of romantic suspense novel I have enjoyed since I first read Mary Stewart's Moonspinners." 5 Stars - Roberta at Sensuous Reviews blog Painter Jenny Kinley has spent the last decade struggling in the New York art world. Her grandmother's sudden death brings her home to New Mexico, but inheriting the children's art camp her grandmother ran is more of a burden than a gift. [...]
 
Book: Sophie's Calgary Stampede by Mary Maxie
The world famous Calgary Stampede, the richest rodeo in the world, takes place every July in Calgary, Alberta Canada, drawing well over a million visitors to the site in only ten days. When a Washington corporate lawyer arrives in the city, which is also the center of the Canadian oil industry, to ten tays of parties & mayhem, little does she know her future will be determined by her chance [...]
 
Book: Chez Hawk (Clip Art Series Book 2) by Andi Scarlatti
Chez Hawk is Short Episode 2 of Andi Scarlatti's Clip Art Series. Andi, along with sister Zoe, are slowly taking over the helm of a powerful and far-reaching Organized Crime syndicate. But along the way, the women are still deeply committed to their first loves. Art for Andi. Or more specifically, liberating valuable antiquities and other valuables from their once and former owners. Call her a [...]
 
Book: Maggie's Art (Maggie McGill Mysteries Book 2) by Sharon Burch Toner
When Florida psychotherapist, Maggie McGill, has a bad day at work does it mean burnout? How could she survive if she no longer could work as a therapist? Maggie picks up her paintbrush and finds that her art hobby provides balance that helps her continue her counseling career. Encouraged by her beloved daughter, Allie, Maggie attempts to market her art. But her budding art career is threatened [...]
 
Book: Rough Piece of Road by Valley Brown
Strive to Survive and Enjoy the Ride. That's the creed of my protagonists in Rough Piece of Road. In fact, it runs through my "The Rocky Road" series. Well, that and giving love a second chance. Christine (Chris) Bradford Cassler, widowed too young at the age of 50, is trying to rejuvenate her tired existence. Through no small miracle, she and her first true love find each other after almost 30 [...]
 
Book: Chubby Art Cartoon Colouring Book for Grown-ups (Chubby Art Cartoon Colouring Books Volume 1) by Alison Galvan
Re-discover your creativity! Designed for adults, this quirky colouring book with 44 cartoons on single sided medium weight non-perforated pages to eliminate the concerns of bleed through, takes you back to the days of crayons and coloured pencils. Rainbows and unicorns are replaced with decidedly more grown-up themes, and a dash of wicked humour. Let's face it, the belief that art is only for [...]
 
Book: Morris Park Crew - The Official History by John F. Lorne
The books foundation is the Graffiti Hip Hop movement in New York. The story begins in the late 1970's and compasses 30 years. As a group that spans 32 years with a deceased member list that rivals a small platoon. The reader will get a (glimpse) of the many difficult challenges and roads that these individuals choose, coupled with the obstacles they faced in the environment they grew up in. The [...]
 
Book: The History of the Snowman by The History of the Snowman
My book is a non-fictional account of one of man's oldest forms of folk-art, snowman-making. This is not a children's book but a serious yet humorous adult book which explores this frozen Forrest Gump whose fascinating history, at times, gets blue (such as when in the Middle Ages snowman-making was an early form of pornography and political commentary). I spent seven years traveling around the [...]
 
Book: One Big Beautiful Thing by Marie Flanigan
Artist Kate Abernethy is trying to put her life back together after the death of her boyfriend. At first, moving back in with her mother seems like a good way to sort out her finances and re-evaluate her life instead it proves to be a minefield of doubt and recrimination. Floundering, she pushes herself to take new opportunities so she can rebuild her life and have a second chance at happiness.
 
Book: The Siamese Suicides (Duncan Dewar Mysteries Book 6) by Victoria Benchley
For Scottish detective Duncan Dewar, do bad things really come in threes? People connected to the investigator keep dying, and he has to wonder. Will the past drag him from the promise of a bright future? Offered a chance to consult with his former employer, Duncan investigates the apparent suicide of an art dealer in Edinburgh. In a case right out of today's headlines, he learns that the art [...]
 
Book: Killer Art - Florida's Death Row Artists by Chris Dahl
Book 3 in the Death Row Stories Series is a unique one: art created by murderers on Death Row. They collect scraps of cardboard, left-over paper; they barter with smugglers for good pens, decent paints and colored pencils. They hide their art supplies away when word of a shake-down hits Death Row. And they produce some fascinating art. Aside from the standard greeting card stuff and half-naked [...]
 
Book: Scion of Gethsemane by B. A. Braxton
Imagine a visually stunning, discerning young woman with golden hair, azure-blue eyes, and a near-perfect figure. Her fiance is a tall, blond-headed hunk of masculine magic who not only makes six figures a year, but also exudes a class, style, and charisma most men lack and certainly all envy. So if Paige has all of this and so much more, then why is she so unhappy? The answer is that although [...]
 
Book: The Culinary Art of Murder (The Alvarez Family Murder Mysteries Book 6) by Heather Haven
A DETECTIVE AGENCY WITH HEART. MOM, CATS, AND AN UNCLE WHO'S FALLEN IN LOVE! It's a rough day for the PI firm to the stars of Silicon Valley when their own star goes undercover at a culinary arts school to find out who did in one of the teaching chefs in the dry pantry. Nasty, nasty. But it's surely not her uncle's new lady-friend, now under arrest for the crime! So on the case and disguised in a [...]
 
Book: CROSSPOINTS - A Novel of Choice by Alexandra York
"A psychological thriller. . . richly drawn characters. . . an innovative, powerfully motivational novel." Dr. Michael J. Hurd, psychologist and nationally syndicated talk show host - What happens when your work and your love clash with your deepest values? Leon Skillman is a rich and renowned American sculptor. Cynical, smart, handsome, and glib, he's the darling of socialites, the press, art [...]
 
Book: Marked for Revenge - An Art Heist Thriller (Zelda Richardson Mystery Series Book 3) by Jennifer S. Alderson
An adrenaline-fueled adventure set in the Netherlands, Croatia, Italy, Luxembourg, and Turkey about stolen art, the mafia, and a father's vengeance. When researcher Zelda Richardson begins working at a local museum, she doesn't expect to get entangled with an art theft, knocked unconscious by a forger, threatened by the mob, or stalked by drug dealers. To make matters worse, a Croatian gangster [...]
 


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