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Trees Are Hanging From the Sky
Trees are hanging from the sky, their roots are snakes, or sometimes rivers, their leaves are fish. Are those roots entwined in clouds or stars? Our hero's mother...
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The Granny Diaries
How to get along with that bristly person (your daughter) who stands between you and your grandkids   The Granny Diaries -- This delightful guide gives new...
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An 11 year old kid, Izzy, breaks in to other people's apartments in his tenement building -- not necessarily to steal, but as a coping mechanism to deal with a...
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An office comedy about a terrific temporary secretary who starts to short circuit when he tries to go "perm".
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Done for a Dime
The death of an old jazz musician, the axman for legends like Bobby Blue Bland and King Curtis, sounds the blue note of this dazzling novel, narrated in the blunt...
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The Devil's Redhead
An old school pot smuggler emerges from prison with one goal: to reunite with the love of his life. But she's fallen in with a bad lot, and every effort he makes to...
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Food That Rocks
Even rock stars have to eat, and Margie Lapanja and Cindy Coverdale have polled dozens of guitarists, drummers, and singers to find out what they like to eat out...
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How I Got Published
What does it take to go from unknown hopeful to published author? Writing is a lonely occupation where rejection is the norm, and learning about the early...
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My California: Journeys by Great Writers
All publishing proceeds benefit the California Arts Council, an agency which was forced to suspend school writing, arts education programs and other grants in 2003...
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Mid-Life Confidential
In 1993, fifteen of America's most popular writers left their day jobs for life on the rock & roll road. They stayed up late, ate junk food, traveled by bus,...
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Last year I wrote you of my foolhardy pledge to write one rhyming political poems per day on Twitter, from that point (June 2011) to the 2012 election. I should've...
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Set your heart racing...
  Savannah Montgomery is a beautiful woman with a tumultuous past. After deciding to start fresh she finds herself at a sprawling horse farm in Kentucky where...
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From Publishers Weekly Legendary country and rock singer/songwriter Chapman has seen many of her more than 250 songs ("Betty's Bein' Bad," "The Perfect Partner")...
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  Distilled Spirits is an intoxicating concoction that blends a religion reporter's memoir with the compelling stories of three men —Aldous Huxley, Gerald...
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“Andrew Porter is a born storyteller . . . He makes his own space instantly and invites you in. Hats off!”  —Barry Hannah   From a commanding new voice in...
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Marshall Chapman knows Nashville. A musician, songwriter, and author with nearly a dozen albums and a bestselling memoir under her belt, Chapman has lived and...
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Zoo
Co-authored with Michael Ledwidge. Once in a lifetime, a writer puts it all together. This is James Patterson's best book ever. Total For 36 years, James...
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Abby Lovitt doesn't realize how unprepared she is when she takes her beloved horse, True Blue, to a clinic led by the most famous equestrian anyone knows. The...
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In this remarkable dual memoir, film legend Martin Sheen and accomplished actor/filmmaker Emilio Estevez recount their lives as father and son. In alternating...
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From the “wickedly talented” (Boston Globe) and “darkly funny” (New York Times Book Review) Ryan Boudinot, Blueprints of the Afterlife is a tour de force. It is...
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