Category Archives: Arts & Photography

How To Draw Comics The Marvel Way

How To Draw Comics The Marvel Way synopsis: One of the first and still one of the best, Stan Lee’s How to Draw Comics the Marvel Way has been the primary resource for any and all who want to master the art of illustrating comic books and graphic novels. Stan Lee, the Mighty Man from… Read More »

Chasing Light

Chasing Light synopsis: Michelle Obama is one of the most admired First Ladies in history, known for her grace, spirit, and beauty, as well as for the amazing work she did during her tenure to promote girls’ education, combat childhood obesity, and support military families. In Chasing Light, former White House photographer Amanda Lucidon, who… Read More »

A Die Hard Christmas

A Die Hard Christmas synopsis: A delightful Christmas storybook for adults based on the action-packed Die Hard movie All John McClane wants for Christmas is to reunite with his estranged family. But when his wife’s office holiday party turns into a deadly hostage situation, he has to save her life before he can get home… Read More »

The Dot

The Dot synopsis: With a simple, witty story and free-spirited illustrations, Peter H. Reynolds entices even the stubbornly uncreative among us to make a mark – and follow where it takes us. Her teacher smiled. “Just make a mark and see where it takes you.” Art class is over, but Vashti is sitting glued to… Read More »

ABC Keyboard Stickers

ABC Keyboard Stickers synopsis: (Accessory). Turns any keyboard into an EASY To PLAY instrument instantly! Inexpensive and self-adhesive, they attach to any size keyboard in seconds. The LINK to a system which has taught millions to play music.

Magnetic City

Magnetic City synopsis: From New York magazine’s architecture critic, a walking and reading guide to New York City—a historical, cultural, architectural, and personal approach to seven neighborhoods throughout Manhattan, Brooklyn, and the Bronx, including six essays that help us understand the evolution of the city For nearly a decade, Pulitzer Prize–winning critic Justin Davidson has… Read More »

How to Fail at Almost Everything and Still Win Big

How to Fail at Almost Everything and Still Win Big synopsis: Blasting clichéd career advice, the contrarian pundit and creator of Dilbert recounts the humorous ups and downs of his career, revealing the outsized role of luck in our lives and how best to play the system. Scott Adams has likely failed at more things… Read More »

Five Minutes to Kill

Five Minutes to Kill synopsis: My Seinfeld Year author Fred Stoller returns with a memoir about life, death, and stand-up. In the 1980s and the 1990s, HBO’s annual Young Comedians Special was the ultimate launching pad for emerging comics looking to break into the world of show business. The Young Comedians Special produced some of… Read More »

How to Draw People

How to Draw People synopsis: By joining circles, ovals, rectangles, cylinders, and other common shapes, even the budding artist can easily create 30 different characters — a fireman, a drummer, a mailman, a cowboy, an astronaut, a roller-skating girl, a boy on a swing, and more. Simple directions, step-by-step illustrations, and blank practice pages make… Read More »