Music & Art, April 2016 | Best Sellers

July 2015 to date as identified by YBP Library Services

Dressing the Decades by Emanuelle Dirix | LJ Review

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LJ’s review of Emanuelle Dirix’s Dressing the Decades

Sketching People, Hand Drawn Lettering, Timber Framing, Homemade Skin Products | Crafts & DIY Reviews, May 1, 2016

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An invaluable manual from an Urban Sketcher on how to sketch people and faces; an unusual guide that handwriting fans, calligraphy dabblers, and letter buffs of all ages and abilities will enjoy; an excellent book on timber frame construction; an essential source for homemade herbal products, and more crafts & DIY books

Shakespeare’s First Folio | Arts & Humanities Reviews, May 1, 2016

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Two exceptional explorations of Shakespeare’s First Folio, considered by some to be the most important English literature book in history

Continental Design | Arts & Humanities Reviews, May 1, 2016

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A visual feast of weaving, pattern, and adornment that will delight those interested in textiles, fashion, and ­African culture; an extraordinary work on floral patterns from India for students of art and design, art history and design history, and enthusiasts of India and Indian culture

Instant Photos | Arts & Humanities Reviews, May 1, 2016

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A history of Polaroid and how it changed photography; a collection of stunning images taken from a iPhone camera

The Genius of Birds by Jennifer Ackerman | LJ Review

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Ackerman documents the amazing and almost unbelievable abilities of birds to migrate great distances, remember where thousands of food items are stored, and adapt to nonnative areas.

LJ Nonfiction Reviews: April 15, 2016

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Pulitzer Prize winner Lahiri writes In Other Words; new fashion titles; a must-read Lesson Plan; an important overview of Academic E-Books; Ackerman takes flight with The Genius of Birds

Nonfiction from Sara Lewis on the Wondrous World of Fireflies | Xpress Reviews

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Covering anatomy, courtship and mating, life cycles, and the chemistry of light production, Lewis’s title is an excellent option for insect fans and anyone curious about the lightning bugs in their yards

Education, April 2016 | Best Sellers

July 2015 to date as identified by YBP Library Services