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Does God Sleep?: A Book About God’s Power (Tiny Theologians™) By Amy Gannett Cover Image
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Your First Communion: Meeting Jesus, Your True Joy By Pope Francis Cover Image
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Doctor Who Became a Preacher (Banner Board Books) By Rebecca VanDoodewaard, Blair Bailie (Illustrator) Cover Image
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5 Minute Sunday School Activities: Bible Adventures: Preschoolers By Mary J. Davis, Chuck Galey (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Mary J. Davis, Chuck Galey (Illustrator)
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Reminiscence of a Teacher's Students: True Stories of Past Teaching Experiences By Miriam Hochstetler Cover Image
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The Song at the Scaffold By Gertrud Von Le Fort Cover Image
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The Family Bible Devotional: Stories from the Bible to Help Kids and Parents Engage and Love Scripture By Sarah M. Wells Cover Image
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Praise Habit: Finding God in Sunsets and Sushi By David Crowder Cover Image
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Guarding Your Child's Heart: Establish Your Child's Faith Through Scripture Memory and Meditation By Gary Smalley Cover Image
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The Real Deal: A Spiritual Guide for Black Teen Girls By Billie Montgomery Cook Cover Image
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Praying with My Fingers: An Easy Way to Talk with God By Paraclete Press, Pope Francis Cover Image
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Before Margaret Met the Pope: A Conclave Story (The Pope's Cat) By Jon M. Sweeney, Roy DeLeon (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jon M. Sweeney, Roy DeLeon (Illustrator)
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New Hope for American Art

                                               New Hope for American Art is the most comprehensive book ever published on artists from, and surrounding, the New Hope Art Colony (also known as the Pennsylvania Impressionists). This book, with its 612 pages and over 1,000 color plates of artwork include biographies of 165 individual Pennsylvania Impressionists and New Hope Modernists as well as artists from the Philadelphia Ten, a pioneering group of women all educated at Philadelphia art schools. 

In this book, you'll find biographies and artwork from such artists as:

  • Daniel Garber
  • Edward Redfield
  • George Sotter
  • Arthur Meltzer
  • Robert Spencer
  • William Langson Lathrop
  • Kenneth Nunamaker
  • John Folinsbee
  • Henry Snell
  • William F. Taylor
  • Fern Coppedge
  • M. Elizabeth Price
  • Clarence Johnson
  • S. George Phillips
  • Rae Sloan Bredin
  • Walter Baum
  • Walter Schofield
  • Morgan Colt
  • Charles Rosen
  • Joseph Meierhans
  • Charles F. Ramsey
  • Louis Stone
  • Charles Evans
  • Josef Zenk

New Hope for American Art was authored, designed and published by James M. Alterman, an expert in the field of Pennsylvania Impressionist and Modernist painting. A longtime collector and owner of two fine art galleries, Alterman wanted to create a user-friendly book intended not only to educate collectors and enthusiasts about this art but to help train one's eye. The book offers valuable tips on how to avoid common mistakes often experienced by new collectors drawn from the author's personal experiences as a collector and fine art dealer.