Children's Art/Architecture
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Roots and Blues: A Celebration
Roots and Blues
A Celebration
School & Library      ISBN: 0547235542
Lyrical poems and prose explore how Blues music has been part of everyday life throughout history, from its origins in the sounds of the earth, through slaves' voices singing of freedom, to today's greatest performers--and listeners.
Diego Rivera: His World and Ours
Diego Rivera
His World and Ours
School & Library      ISBN: 0810997312
Tells the story of Diego as a young, mischievous boy who demonstrated a clear passion for art and then went on to become one of the most famous painters in the world.
A Is for Audra: Broadway's Leading Ladies from A to Z
A Is for Audra
Broadway's Leading Ladies from A to Z
Hardcover      ISBN: 0525645403
Published in part to benefit Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS and illustrated with sumptuous portraits, an A-to-Z introduction to 26 of Broadway
The Big Book of Monsters: The Creepiest Creatures from Classic Literature
The Big Book of Monsters
The Creepiest Creatures from Classic Literature
Hardcover      ISBN: 152350711x
An illustrated compendium of monster profiles from 25 works of classic literature offers playful story summaries, full-color illustrations and literary sidebars for such creatures as Dracula, Cyclops and the Invisible Man. 25,000 first printing. Simultaneous eBook. Illustrations.
Henri Matisse: Drawing With Scissors
Henri Matisse
Drawing With Scissors
Paperback      ISBN: 044842519x
Presents the life and work of Henri Matisse in the form of a child's school report, where Keesia learns that over his long career, Matisse made paintings, sculpture, books, costumes, and cut-outs. Simultaneous.
Viva Frida
Viva Frida
Spanish    School & Library      ISBN: 1596436034
Bilingual text, accompanied by colorful photographs, explores the famous artist's life, and illuminates the laughter, love, and tragedy that influenced her work.
Architecture and Construction: Building Pyramids, Log Cabins, Castles, Igloos, Bridges, and Skyscrapers
Architecture and Construction
Building Pyramids, Log Cabins, Castles, Igloos, Bridges, and Skyscrapers
Hardcover      ISBN: 0590476440
A lavish introduction to architecture features die-cut comparisons of igloos, huts, and yurts; a fold-out cross-section spread of the Coliseum; a mini-book that highlights a castle; and a tracing page depicting Frank Lloyd Wright's Falling Water.
Dali: The Great Artists Collection
Dali
The Great Artists Collection
Paperback      ISBN: 1464302731
The Great Artists Collection is one of a series of gift packs containing a 64-page paperback book in a lavish folder with 6 free ready-to-frame 8 x 10 prints. Each book features a biography of each artist, looking at their life and their legacy, and useful fact boxes talk about the artists 'Great Works' and include fascinating information to improve the reader's knowledge of each artist. A fabulous gift pack which includes a 64-page paperback book and 6 ready-to-frame keepsake 8 x 10 prints on one of the world's most recognized artists!
Dan Zanes' House Party!: A Family Roots Music Treasury
Dan Zanes' House Party!
A Family Roots Music Treasury
Paperback      ISBN: 0760362017
The Grammy Award-winning music artist presents a rich curation of folk songs representing a cross-section of the American music experience and the multicultural histories that shaped it, complementing each entry with historical information and string instrument chord charts.
Linnea in Monet's Garden
Linnea in Monet's Garden
Hardcover      ISBN: 9129583144
A little girl visits the home and garden of Claude Monet at Giverny, France, and learns about the artist's paintings and his life. The illustrations include photographs of the painter and his family as well as examples of his work.