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Steve's Hands, by Lad Strayer
Prose-poem portraits by Jennifer Burd and photographs by Lad Strayer of moments and individuals from the Daily Bread of Lenawee Soup Kitchen (Adrian, MI) and local...
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Over the past two decades, Nick Horrigan has built a quiet, safe life until, one night, a SWAT team bursts into his apartment, grabs him and drags him to a waiting...
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Spackled and Spooked, DIY#2
Avery Baker was once a New York designer, but inheriting her aunt’s old Maine cottage has led her down a new career path in home renovation. Finding a property’s...
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Mom and Dad Fleefenbacher think their daughter Zoe's hair is wild and beautiful. And for her kindergarten teacher, Zoe's vivacious tresses were a comfort. But Zoe's...
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Madison (Vegetarian Cooking for Everyone) celebrates the seasonality of produce from farmers' markets across the country in this sophisticated cookbook. Sharing a...
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Dead girl walking," the boys say in the halls. "Tell us your secret," the girls whisper, one toilet to another. I am that girl. I am the space...
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If an entire nation could seek its freedom, why not a girl? As the Revolutionary War begins, thirteen-year-old Isabel wages her own fight...for freedom. Promised...
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High school senior Tyler Miller used to be the kind of guy who faded into the background—average student, average looks, average dysfunctional family. But since he...
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High school senior Ashley Hannigan doesn't care about prom, but she's the exception. It's pretty much the only good thing at her urban Philadelphia high school, and...
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Meet Kate Malone-straight-A science and math geek, minister's daughter, ace long-distance runner, new girlfriend (to Mitchell "Early Decision Harvard"...
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Littérature et école
Comment élèves et professeurs perçoivent-ils la place et le rôle que joue la littérature dans leur formation ou tout simplement dans leur vie? Comment rendre compte...
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Can There Be More?
How fast can a person's life change?  Have you ever thought about how one event in a person's life can alter the path of not only that person, but the lives of...
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Le Rossignol Doré
Zinedine, talentueux inspecteur de police à Paris et émigré Algérien de deuxième génération, vivait avec Juliette, une jeune française, une vie conjugale sans...
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In 1999, after almost twenty years of mysterious symptoms that he tried to ignore, Montel Williams, a decorated former naval intelligence officer and Emmy Award...
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Le Trésor de l'Amonékal
Cela faisait deux mois que Lina, directrice du musée de Tamanrasset en Algérie, recherchait en France, une très ancienne plaquette en bronze. Elle réussit à la...
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From Walter to John to Anjelica, there are three generations of Oscar winners in the remarkable Huston family. Their lives and careers crisscross continents and...
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For ten remarkable days in June 1978, Lawrence Grobel spent every waking minute with legendary actor Marlon Brando and his family on Brando's Tahitian island,...
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Who but Truman Capote would dare to say what he says about (among many, many others) Jacqueline Onassis, Norman Mailer, Montgomery Clift, Andre Gide, Marilyn Monroe...
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Healing and Transformation Through Self Guided Imagery  is a guide to healing from trauma and crisis though the transformative potential of imagery techniques. ...
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The time is 2022, the place is Chicago, and Iris Surrey has an unusually close relationship with her chilly mother, Elizabeth. At 17, Iris is wearying of the odd...
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