Learning to See

Learning to SeeAt a time when women were supposed to keep the home fires burning, Dorothea Lange, creator of the most iconic photographs of the 20th century, dares to be different Now, in this riveting new novel by the author of The Other Alcott, we see the world through her eyes In 1918, a fearless twenty two ye

Shade: A Tale of Two Presidents

Shade: A Tale of Two PresidentsFrom Pete Souza, the 1 New York Times bestselling author of Obama An Intimate Portrait, comes a powerful tribute to a bygone era of integrity in politics n nAs Chief Official White House Photographer, Pete Souza spent time alongside President Barack Obama than almost anyone else His years pho

Fame

FameGood b.o means good box office You can smell it from a mile away n nThe legendary sixties New York pop artist Andy Warhol s hilarious and insightful vignettes and aphorisms on the topics of love, fame and beauty n nPenguin Modern fifty new books celebrating the pioneering spirit of the iconic Pen

The Sky Painter: Louis Fuertes, Bird Artist

The Sky Painter: Louis Fuertes, Bird ArtistLouis loves to watch birds He takes care of injured birds and studies how they look and how they move His father wants him to become an engineer, but Louis dreams of being a bird artist To achieve this dream, he must practice, practice, practice He learns from the art of John James Audubon But

Frida Kahlo and Her Animalitos

Frida Kahlo and Her AnimalitosThe fascinating Mexican artist Frida Kahlo is remembered for her dramatic self portrait paintings featuring bold and vibrant colors Her artwork brought attention to Mexican and indigenous culture with images renowned in celebrating the female form n nBrown s story recounts Frida s beloved pets two m

The War Bride's Scrapbook

The War Bride's ScrapbookA World War II love story, narrated through a new bride s dazzling array of vintage postcards, newspaper clippings, photographs, and n nLila Jerome has never been very lucky in love, and has always been interested in studying architecture and, recently, supporting the war bond effort on

The Atlas of Beauty: Women of the World in 500 Portraits

The Atlas of Beauty: Women of the World in 500 PortraitsPhotographs and stories of 500 women from around the world, based on the author s hugely popular website n nSince 2013 Mihaela Noroc has travelled the world with her backpack and camera taking photos of everyday women to showcase the diversity and beauty all around us The Atlas of Beauty is a collec

Cats on Catnip

Cats on CatnipA humorous collection of dozens of photos of funny and adorable cats as they play with, roll in, and chow down their favorite snack of choice catnip Cats love catnip Whether it s eating it, playing with it, or rolling around in it, catnip turns our domestic feline friends into hilarious balls o

Dear Data

Dear DataThe book explores the role that data plays in our lives and originates from a correspondence between the two authors both data visualisation artists who met at a data conference and chose to keep in touch by sending weekly postcards composed of data visualisations in place of words The result is