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The Fiesta of the Tortillas/ La Fiesta de las Tortillas
The author remembers the day in which the Spirit of the Corn visited the restaurant that his family owned in El Salvador. The narration is full of suspense and...
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Three Deep Breaths
Three Deep Breaths provides a simple technique that you can use, no matter how busy you are, to transform tough situations into positive, energizing experiences. It...
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Plainsong (hardback US edition)
In a future not very far from now, poet Julia Reynard believes herself the only survivor of a global plague. Pregnant and isolated in the English countryside, she's...
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Advice for Aspiring Writers The Author Enablers are here to answer your questions about writing and publishing. Together, Kathi and Sam have more than 25 years of...
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Advice for Aspiring Writers The Author Enablers are here to answer your questions about writing and publishing. Together, Kathi and Sam have more than 25 years of...
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Edited by Susan Davis and Gina Hyams   About the Anthology With wit, sensitivity, and unflinching honesty, Searching for Mary Poppins brings together twenty-...
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The Man Behind the Microchip: Robert Noyce and the Invention of Silicon Valley
Hailed as the Thomas Edison and Henry Ford of Silicon Valley, Robert Noyce was a brilliant inventor, a leading entrepreneur, and a daring risk taker who piloted his...
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Descendants
Hemmings's bittersweet debut novel, an expansion of her first published short story ("The Minor Wars," from House of Thieves and originally published in...
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Talking with Mother Earth/ Hablando con Madre Tierra
Tetl’s skin is brown, his eyes are black, and his hair is long. He’s different from the other children, whose taunts wound him deeply, leaving him confused and...
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Zipitio
El Zipitio is older than the rocks, even older than the river. He wears a tall black hat and has a round shiny stomach and long pointy nails. He hides down by the...
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This is a poetry book consisting of 56 poems. They all tell you about our daily life, ups and downs. The poems are in very different style. Some of them are quite...
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Steven Spielberg
INTRODUCTION  The Reluctant Jew   "For a Jew, it's a shame Steven Spielberg is so white bread."           --...
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He’s falling in love—and she’s falling over the edge of sanity. From the author of Beautiful and Clean, a heartwrenching exploration of a romance marred by mental...
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Poet Diana M. Raab travels to the heart of Africa with her family to experience the beauty and fascination of another world. During her safari, she observes the...
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The lives of Shabanu and her family are governed by the winds that sweep across the Cholistan Desert and by centuries-old traditions. Like the winds that carry...
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The world of Newbery Honor book Shabanu is vividly re-created in this novel of a young Pakistani woman's heartbreaking struggle against the tyranny of custom and...
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  A Tale of Nine Cities relates the tale of an eye-opening and inspirational trip taken by two 30 year-old friends around Central and Eastern Europe by train....
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Tweakers: How Crystal Meth Is Ravaging Gay America
More than 250 crystal methamphetamine users and those who treat them were interviewed for this book. One after another, stories were told of lives destroyed by a...
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The Poems of Wing Lei
A monk-poet born in the JiangXi province of China in the mid-9th century, Wing Lei was a contemporary of the Chinese poetry masters Li Po, Tu Fu, and Wang Wei. His...
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The Way of the Modern Warrior is an explanation of the ethos of Japan's samurai warriors, practiced for over 1000 years. The author, Hanshi Stephen Kaufman, has...
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