American Type: Design and Designers (Feb., $35) by David Consuegra chronicles American typeface design along with 62 biographies of the most influential designers. Advertising.
The Art Game Book (Oct., $29.95) by David Rosenberg, an exhibition commissioner and lecturer, offers a source guide to modern art museums around the world.
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The Art of Drawing Manga (Sept., $14.95) by Ben Krefta teaches readers to create big-eyed, futuristic images that exemplify Japanese manga art.
New Atlas of Human Anatomy: The First 3-D Anatomy Based on the National Library of Medicine's Visible Human Project (Sept., $19.95), edited by Thomas McCracken, shows all human anatomy.
Drawing and Painting Fantasy Figures: From the Imagination to the Page (Oct., $21.95) by Finlay Cowan coaches students in all media, including pencil, watercolor, acrylics, oils and computer-generated pixel points.