Books

LGBTQ related books, art and design books, coffee table books in general.

Ken Schneck Fights Back against Anti-Gay Hate Speech with LGBTQ Cleveland

In the wake of the distribution of shocking anti-gay flyers as Cleveland State University, author Ken Schneck offers a book that takes pride in Cleveland’s diversity. Arcadia...

California Homes Reveal Their Owners’ Personalities in “Interior Portraits” Book

Interior Portraits By Leslie Williamson | Rizzoli; $55 Self-proclaimed homebody Leslie Williamson hits the road in order to take portraiture to a whole new level in Interior...

Birth of a Funny Girl: A New Streisand Book Celebrates “Becoming Barbra”

Hello, gorgeous! while la streisand is rightly praised for her extraordinary voice, over the course of her career she’s also inspired many a photographer with her unique beauty...

“A Slice of England” Author India Hicks Looks at British Royalty From the Inside

India Hicks: A Slice of England | By India Hicks; Rizzoli; $50 You might know india hicks from her roles as a fashion model, as host of Bravo’s Top Design, or as the face of her...

Why You Should Geek Out about the “Sexy Nerd Project”

We have seen the rise of nerd culture, but now one photographer is showing how hunky it can be. They’re all-too-familiar stereotypes: superheroes on comic book pages or movie...

A Hundred Unseen Photos Surface in New Marilyn Monroe Book

The Essential Marilyn Monroe | By Milton H. Greene; ACC Art Books; $65 There’s something about Marilyn. She seems to represent so much we love about old Hollywood — from her...

Before All Those Ch-Ch-Changes: A New Book Reveals “Bowie Unseen”

Bowie Unseen | By Gerald Fearnley; ACC Art Books; $25 The subtitle of this intriguing look an extraordinary figure says it all: “Portraits of an Artist as a Young Man.” It’s...

Beauty’s Where You Find It in Modeling Agency Retrospective “Wilhelmina”

Spend some time with the beautiful people as you make your way through the pages of Wilhelmina: Defining Beauty (by Eric Wilson with a foreword by Patti Hansen). It’s a...

New Schiaparelli Book Explores Her Inner Circle: Dali, Picasso, Cocteau

By André Leon Talley, Donald Albrecht, Dawn Ades, Hamish Bowles, Angelo Flaccavento, Dilys Blum and Justine Picardie; | Rizzoli New York; $85 Elsa Schiaparelli may be best known...

Metrosource’s Top 5 LGBT Friendly Kids’ Books

Not too long ago, it would have been nearly impossible to find children’s books with gay themes. Fortunately, times are changing, and now there’s a variety of quality...

Red Carpet: Hollywood Fame and Fashion

Red Carpet | By Frank Trapper; Welcome Books; $40 The original version of red carpet hit stands in 2007, offering readers a closer-than-the-telecast look at hollywood’s biggest...

The Decadent Days of Disco Captured in a New Book: “Studio 54”

Studio 54 | By Ian Schrager; Rizzoli New York; $75 From the moment studio 54 opened in 1977, the club provided spectacles that epitomized the idea that nothing succeeds like...