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One: Sons & Daughters

Adam Gopnik - Powerhouse Books
Format: Print book

A baby's first year is filled with an endless stream of new experiences, contributing profoundly to their physical, mental, and emotional development. Typically at the age of one-year an infant has the motor skills and ability to sit on their own for the first time and their uninhibited...
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Baseball in Buffalo

Paul Langendorfer - Arcadia Publishing
Format: Paperback

Since the time of the Civil War, baseball has played an important role in Buffalo, New York. Though most of the area's baseball pioneers, including Ollie Carnegie and Luke Easter, are gone, they live on in the memories of fans, and some of their names have even graced the facades of facilities,...
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Life Without Children: Stories

Roddy Doyle - Viking
Format: Hardcover

-Love and marriage. Children and family. Death and grief. Life touches everyone the same. But living under lockdown, it changes us alone. In these ten beautifully moving short stories written mostly over the last year, Booker Prize winner Roddy Doyle paints a collective portrait of our strange...
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Soldiers' Songs and Slang of the Great War

Martin Pegler - Osprey Publishing
Format: Print book

Have you ever "gotten dirty at the crossroads" in a "knocking shop"? Or been in a "bun-fight"? Can you sing "I Wonder Who's Kissing Her Now?", "Bicycle Built for Two" or "Danny Boy"? Soldiers' Songs and Slang of the Great...
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New and Selected Stories

Cristina Rivera Garza - ?Dorothy, a publishing project
Format: Paperback

A story collection drawn from across her career brings into English for the first time the extraordinary stylistic and thematic range of the Mexican writer and MacArthur "genius" Cristina Rivera Garza."One of Mexico's greatest living writers," wrote Jonathan Lethem...
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Artists Unframed: Snapshots from the Smithsonian's Archives of American Art

Merry A. Foresta - Princeton Architectural Press
Format: Hardcover

Tucked away among the letters, diaries, and other ephemera in the Smithsonian's archives lies a trove of rarely seen snapshots of some of the twentieth century's most celebrated artists. Unlike the familiar official portraits and genius-at-work shots, these humble snaps capture...
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The Young Actor's Handbook

Jeremy Kruse
Format: Paperback

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Renoir: Intimacy

Guillermo Solana - Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza
Format: Hardcover

Renoir used volume and texture to conjure intimacy -- from social intimacy among family and friends, to the eroticThe filmmaker Jean Renoir, son of Impressionist painter Pierre-Auguste Renoir, described how his father "looked at flowers, women and clouds in the sky as other men touch...
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Musicals in Film: A Guide to the Genre

Thomas S Hischak - Greenwood
Format: Hardcover

This comprehensive guide covers movie musicals from their introduction with the 1927 film The Jazz Singer through 2015 releases. In all, it describes 125 movies, opening up the world of this popular form of entertainment to preteens, teens, and adults alike.An introduction explains the advent...
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Fun in the Dark: A Guide to Successful Night Photography: A Guide to Successful Night Photography

Beth Ruggiero York - Elizabeth Ruggiero; 2nd ed. edition
Format: 2nd ed. Edition

In this new and updated edition of Fun in the Dark: A Guide to Successful Night Photography, Beth Ruggiero York will guide you through the latest techniques, equipment and software for all types of night photography as of late 2020. The concepts for capturing night images are explained...
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