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The Widow's Son
mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9780967889573, isbn: 096788957X,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 29 reviews
Enjoy the music, politics, fashion, television and movie fare of the 1960s. Did you know that 2 days before the blizzard of 1967 that brought the Midwest to a halt, it was a balmy 65 degrees? Or that Wild Thing by the Troggs kicked the Beatle's Pape...
Packing My Library: An Elegy and Ten Digressions
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ean: 9780300219333, isbn: 9780300219333,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 44 reviews
BBC RADIO 4 BOOK OF THE WEEK A best-selling author and world-renowned bibliophile meditates on his vast personal library and champions the vital role of all libraries. In June 2015 Alberto Manguel prepared to leave his centuries-old village home in F...
The Fairy Tale Girl
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9780996044011, isbn: 0996044019,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 123 reviews
Based on the diaries Susan has kept since she was in her 20s, THE FAIRY TALE GIRL is book one of a three-part series. Together the three books are an illustrated memoir, charmingly designed in Susan's style with her whimsical watercolors and...
The Literature Book (Big Ideas Simply Explained)
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ean: 9781465429889, isbn: 1465429883,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 99 reviews
A global look at the greatest works of Eastern and Western literature and the themes that unite them, for students and lovers of literature and reading.The Literature Book is a fascinating journey through the greatest works of world literature, from ...
Capote: A Biography
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ean: 9781439187500, isbn: 1439187509,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 147 reviews
An American original, Truman Capote was one of the best writers of his generation, a superb and almost matchless stylist. His short stories made him a literary celebrity while still in his teens, and for the next thirty years he was a comet of genius...
The Faraway Nearby
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ean: 9780143125495, isbn: 0143125494,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 126 reviews
From the author of Men Explain Things to Me, a personal, lyrical narrative about storytelling and empathy – a fitting companion to Solnit’s A Field Guide to Getting Lost A finalist for the National Book Critics Circle AwardIn this exquisitely ...
A Life Discarded: 148 Diaries Found in the Trash
By Farrar, Straus and Giroux
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ean: 9780374537227, isbn: 9780374537227,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 87 reviews
Alexander Masters, the bestselling author of Stuart: A Life Backwards, asks you to join him in celebrating an unknown and important life left on the scrap heapIn 2001, 148 tattered and mold-covered notebooks were discovered lying among broken bricks ...
Inadvertent (Why I Write)
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ean: 9780300221510, isbn: 0300221517,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 7 reviews
The second book in the Why I Write series provides generous insight into the creative process of the award-winning Norwegian novelist Karl Ove Knausgaard “Why I Write” may prove to be the most difficult question Karl Ove Knausgaard has struggled ...
Dimestore: A Writer's Life
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ean: 9781616206468, isbn: 1616206462,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 130 reviews
“A memoir that shines with a bright spirit, a generous heart and an entertaining knack for celebrating absurdity.”—The New York Times Book Review“This is Smith at her finest.”—Library Journal, starred review Set deep in the mountains of V...
The Widower's Notebook: A Memoir
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ean: 9780143132493, isbn: 0143132490,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 40 reviews
Written with unexpected humor and great warmth, The Widower's Notebook is a portrait of a marriage, an account of the complexities of finding oneself single again after losing your spouse, and a story of the enduring power of familial love."This i...
Animal, Vegetable, Miracle CD: A Year of Food Life
By Kingsolver, Barbara/ Hopp, Steven L./ Kingsolver, Camille
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mpn: 9780060853570, ean: 9780060853570, isbn: 0060853573,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 89 reviews
Hang on for the ride: with characteristic poetry and pluck, Barbara Kingsolver and her family sweep readers along on their journey away from the industrial-food pipeline to a rural life in which they vow to buy only food raised in their own neighborh...
My Life and Hard Times (Perennial Classics)
By Harper Perennial Modern Classics
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9780060933081, isbn: 0060933089,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 19 reviews
Widely hailed as one of the finest humorist of the twentieth century, James Thurber looks back at his own life growing up in Columbus, Ohio, with the same humor and sharp wit that defined his famous sketches and writings. In My Life and Hard times, ...
Travels with Charley: In Search of America
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ean: 9780812417838, isbn: 0812417836,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 27 reviews
To hear the speech of the real America, to smell the grass and the trees, to see the colors and the light— these were John Steinbeck's goals as he set out, at the age of fifty-eight, to rediscover the country he had been writing about for so many ...
The Great American Read: The Book of Books: Explore America's 100 Best-Loved Novels
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mpn: 9780316417556, ean: 9780316417556, isbn: 9780316417556,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 105 reviews
A blockbuster illustrated book that captures what Americans love to read, The Great American Read: The Book of Books is the gorgeously-produced companion book to PBS's ambitious summer 2018 series. What are America's best-loved novels? PBS will l...
The Prince of los Cocuyos: A Miami Childhood
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ean: 9780062313775, isbn: 0062313770,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 43 reviews
A poignant, hilarious, and inspiring memoir from the first Latino and openly gay inaugural poet, which explores his coming-of-age as the child of Cuban immigrants and his attempts to understand his place in America while grappling with his burgeoning...
String Theory: David Foster Wallace on Tennis: A Library of America Special Publication
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mpn: 44005905, ean: 9781598534801, isbn: 1598534807,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 108 reviews
An instant classic of American sportswriting—the tennis essays of David Foster Wallace, “the best mind of his generation” (A. O. Scott) and “the best tennis-writer of all time” (New York Times) Gathered for the first time in a deluxe coll...
The World of Yesterday
By University of Nebraska Press
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mpn: 9780803226616, ean: 9780803226616, isbn: 0803226616,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 69 reviews
By the author who inspired Wes Anderson’s film, The Grand Budapest Hotel Written as both a recollection of the past and a warning for future generations, The World of Yesterday recalls the golden age of literary Vienna—its seeming permanence, its...
Draft No. 4: On the Writing Process
By Farrar, Straus and Giroux
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ean: 9780374537975, isbn: 0374537976,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 43 reviews
The long-awaited guide to writing long-form nonfiction by the legendary author and teacherDraft No. 4 is a master class on the writer’s craft. In a series of playful, expertly wrought essays, John McPhee shares insights he has gathered over his car...