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Book: Blue Rider by Lily Ennis
When Marie's grandmother dies and leaves a suitcase full of paintings Marie is thrust into a world that pre-dates her grandmother, Margaret. She believes it's possible that Margaret may not have had the same father as her siblings and Marie's search for her true lineage leads her to question the importance of family. Mary Bell returns in a sequel to Scarlet Runner. The aftermath of the Waihi gold [...]
 
Book: (Peace) Words by Roy Anthony Shabla
Newly expanded edition. This is the most autobiographical book I have written thus far. It is a "portrait of the artist as a young vandal" complete with confessions of illegal international activities. Updated with important, early blog entries on poets and poetry. It is also a moving story of finding one's artistic self in the world despite current trends and styles. The backdrop of the [...]
 
Book: Working for Peace and Justice - Memoirs of an Activist Intellectual (Legacies of War) by Lawrence S. Wittner
A longtime agitator against war and social injustice, Lawrence Wittner has been tear-gassed, threatened by police with drawn guns, charged by soldiers with fixed bayonets, spied upon by the U.S. government, arrested, and purged from his job for political -reasons. To say that this teacher-historian-activist has led an interesting life is a considerable understatement. In this absorbing memoir, [...]
 
Book: Exploring Illusions - Paintings - The Use of Optical Illusions in Art by Gary B Rohrabaugh
This book simplifies and categorizes optical illusions so the reader can learn more about them. This success of this work can be measured in the knowledge gained by defining and understanding optical illusions. Applying this knowledge should make it easier to appreciate great art and the artist's use of optical illusions.
 
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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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
Missing masterpieces, Nazi blackmailers and a pesky amateur sleuth. 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 Amsterdam, presumably lost forever. That is, until American art history student Zelda Richardson sticks her nose in. After [...]
 
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: 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: 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: 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
Maggie McGill Mystery #2 - 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 [...]
 
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
Who made the first snowman? Who first came up with the idea of placing snowballs on top of each other, and who decided they would use a carrot for a nose? Most puzzling of all: How can this mystery ever be solved, with all the evidence long since melted? The snowman appears everywhere on practically everything - from knickknacks to greeting cards to seasonal sweaters we plan to return. Whenever [...]
 
Book: The Art of Love and Murder (The Love and Murder Series Book 1) by Brenda Whiteside
Amother she never knew, the identity of her father disputed - secrets, threatsand murder. Lacy's past and present collide spinning her deeper into danger andfurther from love. Lacy Dahl never questioned her past until the deaths of her adoptive parents and her husband. Her research uncovers secrets about the mother she never knew; secrets that dispute the identity of her father and threaten her [...]
 
Book: Daughters of Deliverance by Lorry Lutz
In 1886, thirty-one year old Katharine Bushnell gives up her medical practice to work with women living on Chicago's Hell's Half Acre and in the brutal lumber camps of Wisconsin. Her love for God and passion to see women released from bondage lead her to risk her own freedom and reputation for their sakes. Secretly, she visits these women to learn first-hand of the daily trials and torments they [...]
 
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: Our Orbit by Anesa Miller
Nine-year-old Miriam Winslow never wore new clothes, never had a haircut, and believes that sinners must repent with dramatic displays of remorse, or harm will come to their loved ones. Now thrust into foster care, Miriam must adapt to a secular lifestyle while struggling to keep in touch with her past. Foster parents Rick and Deanne Fletcher quickly come to love their "new little girl." Soon [...]
 
Book: No Tears Tomorrow by Tony Nash
From Norfolk to Normandy - a family goes to war. The 16-year old twins, David and Emma, in the carefree world of the mid-30s, joke about becoming spies. To Commander Gregory, head of what will become the SOE, espionage is no joke, and he already has his eye on them. Despite strong opposition from their father, they and their younger brother, James, and their Belgian friend, Nicole, become major [...]
 
Book: REALITY CHECK (the first half) - A Catalyst to Reverse Humanity's Downward Spiral by Pivot
The works of two critical thinkers were the impetus that inspired me to write this: Noam Chomsky's THE PROSPEROUS FEW AND THE RESTLESS MANY; and Billy Bragg's "Waiting for the Great Leap Forward." It dawned on me that everyone was waiting for someone else to step up to the plate up to the plate and initiate a "profound democratization of the society and economic system," as Chomsky put it. Which [...]
 
Book: The Stranger Among You - How the Faith-Based Refugee Resettlement Movement Is Shattering Our Red and Blue Silos by Kate Rice
Where do secular liberals and religious conservatives stand shoulder to shoulder? In refugee resettlement. It turns out that a literal reading of the Bible dovetails neatly with what some see is as a liberal cause. But refugee resettlement is not blue or red. It's a unifying cause, as documented in "The Stranger Among You: How the Faith-Based Refugee Resettlement Movement is Shattering Our Red [...]
 
Book: Peacemaker - an Adult Coloring Book (Volume 3) by Angela E. Powell
Coloring Books for Adults are incredibly popular right now, and for good reason. Therapists have been using coloring as a form of art therapy to help people reduce stress and improve self-esteem. In "PEACEMAKER Vol 3" you'll discover 34 detailed designs that will help you relax as you transform each black and white page into a beautiful masterpiece. Each image is printed on one side of the page [...]
 
Book: Stone Heart's Woman by Velda Brotherton
Heading out west to Nebraska becomes a nightmare when Aiden Conner's fiance deserts her. Having a knife held to her throat by a blond-haired Cheyenne warrior only adds to her terror. All she wants is to return home to her family in St. Louis, but a blizzard traps her and her wounded captor in a cabin in the wilderness. After the betrayal of his mother's people, Stone Heart has sworn to never [...]
 


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