Elemental: The Power of Illuminated Love

( 3 )
Hardcover (SOAR PUBLISHING COMPANY)
$36.79
BN.com price
(Save 8%)$39.99 List Price
Other sellers (Hardcover)
  • All (5) from $20.35   
  • New (1) from $39.98   
  • Used (4) from $20.35   
Sending request ...

More About This Book

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780972114271
  • Publisher: Soar Publishing, LLC
  • Publication date: 5/5/2008
  • Edition description: SOAR PUBLISHING COMPANY
  • Pages: 144
  • Product dimensions: 12.10 (w) x 9.60 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Customer Reviews

Average Rating 5
( 3 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(3)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously
Sort by: Showing all of 3 Customer Reviews
  • Anonymous

    Posted July 24, 2008

    Seriously Awesome

    I used to catch readings by Aberjhani in downtown Savannah years ago and I hear he doesn't do that anymore so this book is like really great for that reason and because I've never seen anything else like it either. I think the first time I heard about it was at one of those open mics and I remember reading about it but I just figured it was going to be a nice little book with a few pictures by Luther Vann. It is a big amazing book with seriously awesome art right next to words by one of my favorite contemporary poets. I didn't think anything could match Aberjhani's open mic slams but Elemental does. This is what poetry and art are supposed to be all about, taking you inside the soul and showing you how amazing it is.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted July 2, 2008

    Two Great Books in One

    I wasn't campaigning for a gift (honestly) when I did a friend and big favor and he decided to pay me back with this fantastic book but wow am I glad he did!!! Right off the bat the art blew me away because I couldn't remember seeing anything like it before and the colors were so powerful. No I'm not an art critic but like most people I know what I like when I see it and this I absolutely loved. I spent hours amazed by one image after another and had to leave it at that until the next day when I felt like I could handle reading about the artist. That brought a whole new understanding to the art and I was blown away again so had to put the book down again. Some days after that, I started reading the poetry. Some of it I recognized from Aberjhani's website but most I had never read before. The art was a treat that could have been a book by itself and now the poetry was like a prize that could have been a book by itself and I couldn't believe how incredibly beautiful the whole thing with them put together like two great books in one. Totally amazing stuff.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
  • Anonymous

    Posted July 5, 2008

    A reviewer

    I discovered Luther E. Vann's work when I went to the Jepson Center in Savannah to see an exhibit of photographs of Frida Kahlo, one of my favorite artists of all time. Just so happened that Vann had a show right next to the Kahlo photos and I ended up spending more time studying his amazing multi-perspective works than I did the photographs. Oddly enough, I didn't find out about the book until later and had to go back to the gift shop to pick up a copy. Flipping through the pages of Elemental, I had to multiply what I saw in the gallery by about 50. As phenomenal as this artist is, I couldn't believe I hadn't known anything about this work until now. Fortunately, the book not only has some pretty intense poetry to go along with the images but gives a lot of background on the artist. Discovering this artist and this book is one of the highlights of my summer.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

    Was this review helpful? Yes  No   Report this review
Sort by: Showing all of 3 Customer Reviews

If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
Why is this product inappropriate?
Comments (optional)