Three out of four of the books in the 'basics creative photography' series are available electronically, and I have provided links below. We have some of this sort of book available in print, but mostly manuals of this sort are delivered online. Take a look here to discover hundreds of photography manuals available online, or try some searches for yourself on Library Search.
Basics Creative Photography 01: Design Principles.
Basics Creative Photography 02: Context and Narrative.
Basics Creative Photography 03: Behind the Image : Research in photography.
Anna Fox, Natasha Caruana.
Reading photographs [Basics Creative Photography] - print only