And Then We Grew Up: On Creativity, Potential, and the Imperfect Art of Adulthood

A journey through the many ways to live an artistic life from the flashy and famous to the quiet and steady full of unexpected insights about creativity and contentment, from the author of The Good Girl s Guide to Getting Lost Rachel Friedman was a serious violist as a kid She quit music in

User Friendly: How the Hidden Rules of Design Are Changing the Way We Live, Work, and Play

In User Friendly, Cliff Kuang and Robert Fabricant reveal the untold story of a paradigm that quietly rules our modern lives the assumption that machines should anticipate what we need Spanning over a century of sweeping changes, from women s rights to the Great Depression to World War II to the

The Art of Frozen 2: (Disney Frozen Art book, Animated Movie book)

Through never before seen development art, character sketches, storyboards, and color scripts, The Art of Frozen 2 gives fans a front row view of the vast creative effort behind the epic sequel to Frozen Filled with gorgeous four color images and fascinating facts and details from the production

Old Food

From one of the most lauded artists of his generation comes a purging soliloquy a profound nowt delivered in some spent afterwards Scorched by senility and nostalgia, and wracked by all kinds of hunger, Ed Atkins Old Food lurches from allegory to listicle, from lyric to menu, fetching up a

Sea Prayer

A short, powerful, illustrated book written by Khaled Hosseini in response to the current refugee crisis, Sea Prayer is composed in the form of a letter, from a father to his son, on the eve of their journey Watching over his sleeping son, the father reflects on the dangerous sea crossing that lies

New Kid

A graphic novel about starting over at a new school where diversity is low and the struggle to fit in is real Seventh grader Jordan Banks loves nothing than drawing cartoons about his life But instead of sending him to the art school of his dreams, his parents enroll him in a prestigious

Year of the Monkey

From the National Book Award winning author of Just Kids and M Train, a profound, beautifully realized memoir in which dreams and reality are vividly woven into a tapestry of one transformative year Following a run of New Year s concerts at San Francisco s legendary Fill, Patti Smith finds