Books!

Nonfiction:

Perspective! for Comic Book Artists  David Chelsea
Secret Lives of Great Artists: What Your Teachers Never Told You about Master Painters and Sculptors  Elizabeth Lunday
Frida Kahlo: The Paintings  Hayden HerreraJoel Avirom
13 Artists Children Should Know Angela Wenzel
A Book About Color: A Clear and Simple Guide for Young Artists  Mark Gonyea
Women of the Beat Generation: The Writers, Artists and Muses at the Heart of a Revolution  Brenda Knight
De Kooning: An American Master  Mark Stevens, Annalyn Swan
Making the Mummies Dance: Inside the Metropolitan Museum of Art  Thomas HovingEve Metz
History of Italian Renaissance Art: Painting, Sculpture, Architecture  Frederick Hartt, David G. Wilkins
Talking With Artists  Pat Cummings
In Other Words: Artists Talk about Life and Work  Anthony DeCurtis
Foul Play: The Art and Artists of the Notorious 1950s E.C. Comics!  Grant Geissman
Here’s Looking at Me: How Artists See Themselves  Bob Raczka
Tilt: A Skewed History of the Tower of Pisa  Nicholas Shrady
Andy Warhol  Arthur C. Danto
Art at the Speed of Life: motivation + inspiration for making mixed-media art every day  Pam Carriker
An Eye for Color: The Story of Josef Albers  Natasha Wing
Diego Rivera: An Artist for the People  Susan Goldman Rubin
Picture This: The Near-sighted Monkey Book Lynda Barry
200 Projects to Strengthen Your Art Skills: For Aspiring Art Students Valerie Colston
Click: The Ultimate Photography Guide for Generation Now Charlie Styr with Maria Wakem
Drawing Lab for Mixed-Media Artists: 52 Creative Exercises to Make Drawing Fun Carla Sonheim
The Complete Guide to Altered Imagery: Mixed Media Techniques for Collage, Altered Books, Artist Journals, and More Karen Michel
AlternaCrafts: 20+ Hi-Style Lo-Budget Projects to Make Jessica Vitkus
Extreme Worlds: The Complete Guide to Drawing and Painting SciFi Art Francis Tsai
The Fashion Sketchpad: 420 Figure Templates for Designing Looks and Building Your Portfolio Tamar Daniel
SnApp Shots: How to Take Great Pictures with Smartphones and Apps Adam Bronkhorst
Manga for the Beginner: Everything You Need to Start Drawing Right Away! Christopher Hart

Fiction:

Dancing for Degas Kathryn Wagner
The Truth About Lorin Jones  Alison Lurie
Claude & Camille: A Novel of Monet  Stephanie Cowell
The Art Lover: A Novel  Carole Maso
Camille and the Sunflowers: A Story about Vincent van Gogh  Laurence Anholt
Degas and the Little Dancer  Laurence Anholt
Incantation of Frida K.  Kate BravermanM. Astella Saw
The Tragic Muse  Henry James
Hope for the Flowers  Trina Paulus
A Nest for Celeste: A Story About Art, Inspiration, and the Meaning of Home  Henry Cole
A Splash of Red: The Life and Art of Horace Pippin  Jen BryantMelissa Sweet
The Da Vinci Cod and Other Illustrations for Unwritten Books Chris Riddell

Graphic Novels:

Artemis Fowl: The Graphic Novel Eoin ColferAndrew DonkinGiovanni Rigano
Calvin and Hobbes  Bill WattersonG.B. Trudeau
The Kite Runner: Graphic Novel  Khaled HosseiniFabio Celoni(Illustrator), Mirka Andolfo
Blankets Craig Thompson
Jane Eyre – The Graphic Novel  Amy Corzine, Charlotte Brontë
The Complete Persepolis (Persepolis, #1-4)  Marjane Satrapi
Ghost World  Daniel Clowes
Wonderstruck Brian Selznick
The Arrival  Shaun Tan
Guards! Guards! The Graphic Novel  Stephen Briggs (Adapted),Graham Higgins (Illustrator), Terry Pratchett
The Paper Bag Princess  Robert Munsch, Michael Martchenko