Visual & Performing Arts

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Hamilton: The Revolution Cover Image
ISBN: 9781455539741
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - April 12th, 2016

A behind-the-scenes exploration of how a 600-page biography of Alexander Hamilton became an acclaimed Broadway musical and international sensation. If you have a Hamilton fan in the family, don’t throw away your shot at a perfect gift.--Tori

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Seeing Ourselves: Women's Self-Portraits Cover Image
ISBN: 9780500239469
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Published: Thames & Hudson - May 17th, 2016

Selfies have been around for centuries. Filled with incredible images, Borzello explores how women have pictured themselves throughout art history. This book is beautifully researched and a must-have for any art lover.--Becca

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Ancient Skies, Ancient Trees Cover Image
By Beth Moon (Photographer), Clark Strand (Contribution by), Jana Grcevich (Contribution by)
ISBN: 9780789212672
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Published: Abbeville Press - October 25th, 2016

Due to increasing light pollution, our night skies are considerably brighter than ever; thus, most stargazers see only a mere taste of what's above. Photographer Beth Moon makes this point abundantly clear with her dazzling images of the heavens, snapped in unpopulated, isolated spots festooned with ancient trees. A gorgeous work.--Todd

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Absolutely on Music: Conversations Cover Image
ISBN: 9780385354349
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - November 15th, 2016

A series of conversations between two great minds united by a shared passion, Absolutely on Music is an engaging study of music. Composed of nuanced, enlightening, and complex insights, this book is a celebration for anyone who has ever felt the emotional resonance of truly great music.--Molly

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Marvel Absolutely Everything You Need to Know Cover Image
ISBN: 9781465452627
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Published: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley) - August 2nd, 2016

Dive into the wider world of Marvel Comics with this incredible full-color guide to all things Marvel and find the answers to your burning questions about the Universe's heroes and villains. You will not be able to put it down.--Angela

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Photographs from the Edge: A Master Photographer's Insights on Capturing an Extraordinary World Cover Image
ISBN: 9781607747819
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Published: Amphoto Books - September 20th, 2016

Sit back and travel the world with legendary nature photographer Art Wolfe. Each photo is accompanied by a narrative about the image that shares some of the techniques of the craft and the story behind the picture. Absolutely stunning! --Julie

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The Finer Things: Timeless Furniture, Textiles, and Details Cover Image
By Christiane LeMieux, Miles Redd (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9780770434298
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Published: Clarkson Potter Publishers - September 6th, 2016

The Finer Things is a gorgeous coffee table book and resource. Saturated with vibrant photos, interior ideas, and information, The Finer Things provides valuable information on furniture and textiles that will help readers create a space that is timeless and personal to them.--Jenna