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Dec.05.2012
The definitive account of an extraordinary life. Sylvie Simmons, the award-winning author, crafts a portrait of Cohen as nuanced as the man himself, drawing on a wealth of research that includes Cohen’s personal archives and more than a hundred exclusive interviews with those closest to Cohen—from...
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Nov.22.2012
In Diary of a Beverly Hills Matchmaker, Marla takes her readers for a hilarious romp through her days as an L.A. matchmaker and her daily struggles to keep her self-esteem from imploding in a town where looks are everything and money talks. From juggling the demands her out-of-touch clients to...
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Sep.16.2012
  Distilled Spirits is an intoxicating concoction that blends a religion reporter's memoir with the compelling stories of three men —Aldous Huxley, Gerald Heard, and Bill Wilson—whose work and inspiring friendship transformed the landscape of Western religion and spirituality in the...
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Aug.26.2011
Follow Robyn Wheeler on her journey from fits of rage as an angry child, blunders and setbacks as an adult in deep denial, to her quest for awareness and enlightenment. Robyn takes you inside her deepest thoughts and fears, as well as her chronic anger and thought of suicide. After being diagnosed...
Then Came Cancer: A Love Story
Jul.29.2011
Cancer kills but it can't kill love.  When Terri Cotton was diagnosed with leukemia, cancer took over her life and her marriage. Practically newlyweds, she and husband Richard had to deal with the devastating news that Terri might have less than seven years to live. Their battle began. They could...
Jun.23.2011
This collection is divided into three parts: 1) A poem written by the editor of Collage in memory of Steven Owen Bailey, a young interior designer and artist, who died "too soon" and who requested that the editor "tell his story"; 2)selected journal entries of Steven Owen Bailey...
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Jun.17.2011
This anthology was a project of the current Poet Laureate of Alabama, Dr. Sue B. Walker, and was carried out, for the most, by poet and publisher of Elk River Review, J. William Chambers.  Dr. Walker's idea was to collect a poem from Alabamians that had an Alabama place name or the word "...
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May.23.2011
"Nothing less than the soul of an extremely interesting human being at war on our behalf." —Kurt Vonnegut A stunning portrait of modern America by Colby Buzzell, the critically acclaimed author of My War: Killing Time in Iraq. Recounting his five-month journey through the country, from...
May.23.2011
A memoir of Boro Park, Brooklyn in the 1940's and 50's.  The neighborhood, relationships in a 1st, 2nd and 3rd generation family, World War II from the perspective of a young child, growing up and going to school from kindergarten through college, young romance, marriage and early parenting.  Some...
Keith Richards: Uncut
May.04.2011