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Salty: A Novel
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It’s rock stars vs. pirates in Thailand in the latest comic thriller by Mark Haskell Smith, a man who “writes like Carl Hiaasen’s oversexed cousin” (Booklist).“[...
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Women In Praise of the Sacred
From Publishers Weekly Edited by poet Jane Hirshfield, this anthology collects poetry by women from 43 centuries and many countries that speaks to matters of the...
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More than an autobiography of an extraordinary woman, it is also the story of a century of French history as lived through the experiences and fates of three...
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TRIANGLE by Katharine Weber
By the time she dies at age 106, Esther Gottesfeld, the last survivor of the Triangle Shirtwaist fire, has told the story of that day many times. But her own role...
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In The Long Night of Flying, Sharon Olson’s engaging first collection, the reader is taken on a journey into a world of vulnerability, incipience, and mystery....
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Taking Care of Cleo
The year is 1928, the height of Prohibition; the setting is a resort town on the northwestern shore of Lake Michigan. The Bearwalds are the only Jewish family in...
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In her first book, Clotilde Dusoulier provides a glimpse into the life of a young Parisian as she savors all that the city has to offer and shares her cooking...
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There’s nothing quite like a hot, soothing bowl of soup. It’s a leisurely meal—a purposeful one that offers pause for reflection between every savory spoonful....
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Heartbreaker is the memoir of John Meyer's thrilling, harrowing months working with Judy Garland in the late 1960s.
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1943: Twenty-one year old JUDY GARLAND is dropped behind enemy lines to bring back a photograph of German physicist FRANZ KINTNER -who poses a serious threat to...
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Invisible Mink by Jessie Janeshek is a book of poetry. The poems deliver verses on seductive female stars from the films of the 1930s and beyond.
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Jean Kendrick, a champion billiard player taught by DeadSTRoke, a grandmaster at billiards, was unable to win on the Women's Professional Billiard Tour: something...
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Julian Bell explores the life of a younger member, and sole poet, of the Bloomsbury Group, the most important community of British writers and intellectuals in...
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Victoria Lake discovers that it’s not difficult for a person to vanish without a trace–even if that person is herself.  Tory and her son Jack are estranged,...
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There was a time when pie was more important. Fat, fruit-stuffed confections lined the booths at state and county fairs, cooled in the windows of kitchens across...
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The Plot Whisperer Workbook: Step-by-Step Exercises to Help You Create Compelling Stories is the companion workbook for The Plot Whisperer: Secrets of Story...
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Allan Cox has always been one of the foremost thinkers in management consulting. The essence of Cox’s 10th book, The CEO in You, is his teaching readers to master...
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