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Im a Stranger Here Myself: Notes on Returning to America After 20 Years Away Bill Bryson 076790382X 9780767903820 After living in Britain for two decades, Bill Bryson recently moved back to the United States with his English wife and four children (h Im a Stranger Here Myself: Notes on Returning to America After 20 Years Away

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The Camino: A Journey of the Spirit Shirley MacLaine 0743400739 9780743400732 It has been nearly three decades since Shirley MacLaine commenced her brave and public commitment to chronicling her personal quest for spiritual understanding. In testamen The Camino: A Journey of the Spirit

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Traveling Mercies: Some Thoughts on Faith Anne Lamott 0385496095 9780385496094 Anne Lamott claims the two best prayers she knows are: Help me, help me, help me and Thank you, thank you, thank you. She has a friend whose morning prayer each day is Wha Traveling Mercies: Some Thoughts on Faith

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A Trip to the Beach: Living on Island Time in the Caribbean Melinda Blanchard, Robert Blanchard 060980748X 9780609807484 This series presents diverse countries of the world and their peoples. Each volume examines the countrys history and geography bu A Trip to the Beach: Living on Island Time in the Caribbean

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Alive: The Story of the Andes Survivors Piers Paul Read 038000321X 9780380003211 Alive: The Story of the Andes Survivors   Alive: The Story of the Andes Survivors

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Assassination Vacation Sarah Vowell 074326004X 9780743260046 Sarah Vowell exposes the glorious conundrums of American history and culture with wit, probity, and an irreverent sense of humor. With Assassination Vacation, she takes us on a road trip li Assassination Vacation

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Lunch in Paris: A Love Story, with Recipes Elizabeth Bard 0316042781 9780316042789 In Paris for a weekend visit, Elizabeth Bard sat down to lunch with a handsome Frenchman--and never went home again. Was it love at first sight? Or was it the way her Lunch in Paris: A Love Story, with Recipes

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Within Reach: My Everest Story (Nonfiction) Mark Pfetzer, Jack Galvin 0141304979 9780141304977 May 10, 1996. Sixteen-year-old Mark Pfetzer huddles in his tent at 26,000 feet, waiting for his turn to attempt Everests summit. As a fierce storm descends Within Reach: My Everest Story (Nonfiction)

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A Year By The Sea: Thoughts of an Unfinished Woman Joan Anderson 0767905938 9780767905930 Now available in paperback, the entrancing story of how one womans journey of self-discovery gave her the courage to persevere in re-creating her life. Life is A Year By The Sea: Thoughts of an Unfinished Woman

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Endurance: Shackletons Incredible Voyage Alfred Lansing 078670621X 9780786706211 The astonishing saga of polar explorer Ernest Shackletons survival for over a year on the ice-bound Antarctic seas, as Time magazine put it, defined heroism. Alfred Lans Endurance: Shackletons Incredible Voyage

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Gladys Aylward: The Adventure of a Lifetime (Christian Heroes: Then & Now) Janet Benge, Geoff Benge 1576580199 9781576580196 Christian Heroes: Then & Now have set a new standard of quality in Christian biography. These thrilling true adve Gladys Aylward: The Adventure of a Lifetime (Christian Heroes: Then & Now)

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Driving Over Lemons: An Optimist in Spain Chris Stewart 0375709150 9780375709159 Driving Over Lemonsis the contagiously entertaining account of one couples beginning a new life as they turn a rundown peasant farm in southern Spain into a home. When C Driving Over Lemons: An Optimist in Spain

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South: The ENDURANCE Expedition Ernest Shackleton 0451198808 9780451198808 In 1914, as the shadow of war falls across Europe, a party led by veteran explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton sets out to become the first to traverse the Antarctic continent. Thei South: The ENDURANCE Expedition

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Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mount Everest Disaster Jon Krakauer 0679457526 9780679457527 When Jon Krakauer reached the summit of Mt. Everest in the early afternoon of May 10, 1996, he hadnt slept in fifty-seven hours and was reeling from Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mount Everest Disaster

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This House of Sky: Landscapes of a Western Mind Ivan Doig 0156899825 9780156899826 This work introduced a major modern author to the reading public. Doigs life was formed among the sheepherders and other denizens of small-town saloons and valley ranc This House of Sky: Landscapes of a Western Mind

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A Cooks Tour: Global Adventures in Extreme Cuisines Anthony Bourdain 0060012781 9780060012786 The only thing gonzo gastronome and internationally bestselling author Anthony Bourdain loves as much as cooking is traveling. Inspired by the question, Wha A Cooks Tour: Global Adventures in Extreme Cuisines

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When a Crocodile Eats the Sun: A Memoir of Africa Peter Godwin 0316018716 9780316018715 A brilliant memoir about a sons return to Africa to uncover the secrets of his family and his home. Bearing witness to Zimbabwes dramatic spiral downwards, Godwin When a Crocodile Eats the Sun: A Memoir of Africa

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Traveling Mercies: Some Thoughts on Faith Anne Lamott 0679442405 9780679442400 From the bestselling author ofOperating InstructionsandBird by Birdcomes a chronicle of faith and spirituality that is at once tough, personal, affectionate, wise and very Traveling Mercies: Some Thoughts on Faith

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Alive Piers Paul Read 0060778660 9780060778668 On October 12, 1972, an Uruguayan Air Force plane carrying a team of rugby players crashed in the remote snowy peaks of the Andes. Ten weeks later, only sixteen of the forty-five passengers were found al Alive

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Running in the Family Michael Ondaatje 0679746692 9780679746690 In the late 1970s Ondaatje returned to his native island of Sri Lanka. As he records his journey through the drug-like heat and intoxicating fragrances of that pendant off the ear of Ind Running in the Family

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The Miracle of Castel di Sangro: A Tale of Passion and Folly in the Heart of Italy Joe McGinniss 0767905997 9780767905992 Master storyteller Joe McGinniss travels to Italy to cover the unlikely success of a ragtag minor league soccer team--and delive The Miracle of Castel di Sangro: A Tale of Passion and Folly in the Heart of Italy

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Population: 485- Meeting Your Neighbors One Siren at a Time (P.S.) Michael Perry 0061363502 9780061363504 Welcome to New Auburn, Wisconsin, where the local vigilante is a farmers wife armed with a pistol and a Bible, the most senior member of the vol Population: 485- Meeting Your Neighbors One Siren at a Time (P.S.)

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The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid: A Memoir Bill Bryson 0767919378 9780767919371 From one of the most beloved and bestselling authors in the English language, a vivid, nostalgic, and utterly hilarious memoir of growing up in the 1950s Bill Br The Life and Times of the Thunderbolt Kid: A Memoir

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A Year in Provence Peter Mayle 0679731148 9780679731146 National Bestseller In this witty and warm-hearted account, Peter Mayle tells what it is like to realize a long-cherished dream and actually move into a 200-year-old stone farmhouse in the remot A Year in Provence

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The Piano Shop on the Left Bank: Discovering a Forgotten Passion in a Paris Atelier Thad Carhart 0375758623 9780375758621 Walking his two young children to school every morning, Thad Carhart passes an unassuming little storefront in his Paris neighbo The Piano Shop on the Left Bank: Discovering a Forgotten Passion in a Paris Atelier

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Traveling with Pomegranates: A Mother and Daughter Journey to the Sacred Places of Greece, Turkey, and France Sue Monk Kidd, Ann Kidd Taylor 0143117971 9780143117971 The New York Times bestselling memoir of pilgrimage and metamorphosis by the author Traveling with Pomegranates: A Mother and Daughter Journey to the Sacred Places of Greece, Turkey, and France

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Between a Rock and a Hard Place Aron Ralston 074349282X 9780743492829 One of the most extraordinary survival stories ever told -- Aron Ralstons searing account of his six days trapped in one of the most remote spots in America, and how one inspired a Between a Rock and a Hard Place

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Nothing Daunted: The Unexpected Education of Two Society Girls in the West Dorothy Wickenden 1439176590 9781439176597 Nothing Daunted: The Unexpected Education of Two Society Girls in the West   Nothing Daunted: The Unexpected Education of Two Society Girls in the West

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Under the Tuscan Sun: At Home in Italy Frances Mayes 0767900383 9780767900386 Now in paperback, the #1San Francisco Chroniclebestseller that is an enchanting and lyrical look at the life, the traditions, and the cuisine of Tuscany, in the spirit of P Under the Tuscan Sun: At Home in Italy

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Bella Tuscany: The Sweet Life in Italy Frances Mayes 076790284X 9780767902847 Frances Mayes, whose enchanting #1New York TimesbestsellerUnder the Tuscan Sunmade the world fall in love with Tuscany, invites us back for a delightful new season of frien Bella Tuscany: The Sweet Life in Italy

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Iron and Silk Mark Salzman 0394755111 9780394755113 Salzman captures post-cultural revolution China through his adventures as a young American English teacher in China and his shifu-tudi (master-student) relationship with Chinas foremost martial arts Iron and Silk

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Paris to the Moon Adam Gopnik 0375758232 9780375758232 Paris. The name alone conjures images of chestnut-lined boulevards, sidewalk cafs, breathtaking faades around every corner--in short, an exquisite romanticism that has captured the American imagi Paris to the Moon

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Eat Pray Love: One Womans Search for Everything Across Italy, India and Indonesia Elizabeth Gilbert 0143118420 9780143118428 A celebrated writer pens an irresistible, candid, and eloquent account of her pursuit of worldly pleasure, spiritual devotion Eat Pray Love: One Womans Search for Everything Across Italy, India and Indonesia

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A Pirate Looks at Fifty Jimmy Buffett 0449005860 9780449005866 For the millions of fans of Jimmy Buffetts music as well as his bestselling books, Tales From Margaritaville and Where Is Joe Merchant?, here is the ultimate Jimmy Buffett philosophy on l A Pirate Looks at Fifty

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The Lost Girls: Three Friends. Four Continents. One Unconventional Detour Around the World. Jennifer Baggett, Holly C. Corbett, Amanda Pressner 0061689076 9780061689079 <p>With their thirtieth birthdays looming, Jen, Holly, and Amanda a The Lost Girls: Three Friends. Four Continents. One Unconventional Detour Around the World.

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Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mt. Everest Disaster Jon Krakauer 0385494785 9780385494786 National Bestseller A bank of clouds was assembling on the not-so-distant horizon, but journalist-mountaineer Jon Krakauer, standing on the summit of Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mt. Everest Disaster

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A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail Bill Bryson 0307279464 9780307279460 The Appalachian Trail trail stretches from Georgia to Maine and covers some of the most breathtaking terrain in America- majestic mountains, sile A Walk in the Woods: Rediscovering America on the Appalachian Trail

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Miracle in the Andes: 72 Days on the Mountain and My Long Trek Home Nando Parrado, Vince Rause 140009769X 9781400097692 In the first hours there was nothing, no fear or sadness, just a black and perfect silence. Nando Parrado was unconscious for thre Miracle in the Andes: 72 Days on the Mountain and My Long Trek Home

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Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail Cheryl Strayed 0307476073 9780307476074 Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail   Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail

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Little Princes: One Mans Promise to Bring Home the Lost Children of Nepal Conor Grennan 0061930067 9780061930065 In search of adventure, 29-year-old Conor Grennan traded his day job for a year-long trip around the globe, a journey that began with a t Little Princes: One Mans Promise to Bring Home the Lost Children of Nepal

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Glitter and Glue: A Memoir Kelly Corrigan 0345532856 9780345532855 Glitter and Glue: A Memoir   Glitter and Glue: A Memoir

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Out of Africa: and Shadows on the Grass Isak Dinesen 0679724753 9780679724759 A simple introduction to the twentieth-century Russian painter and several of his works.   Out of Africa: and Shadows on the Grass

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High Calling Evelyn Husband 0785260684 9780785260684 Rick Husband wanted to be an astronaut since his fourth birthday, but it wasnt always for the right reasons. Initially, he thought it would be neat . . . cool . . . a fun thing to do. It wasnt unti High Calling

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Caught Inside: A Surfers Year on the California Coast Daniel Duane 0865475091 9780865475090 A wondrous, uproarious, and surprisingly informative account of a year spend surfing,Caught Insidemarks the arrival of an exuberant new voice of the outdoors. Caught Inside: A Surfers Year on the California Coast

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The Lady in the Palazzo: An Umbrian Love Story Marlena de Blasi 1565126106 9781565126107 Marlena di Blasi seduced readers to fall in love with Venice, then Tuscany, with her popular and critically acclaimed books A Thousand Days in Venice and A Thous The Lady in the Palazzo: An Umbrian Love Story

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Talk to Me: Travels in Media and Politics Anna Deavere Smith 0385721749 9780385721745 Anna Deveare Smiths award-winning one-woman shows were borne of her uniquely brilliant ability to listen. InTalk to Meshe applies her rare talent to the language of Talk to Me: Travels in Media and Politics

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Tales of a Female Nomad: Living at Large in the World Rita Golden Gelman 0609809547 9780609809549 I move throughout the world without a plan, guided by instinct, connecting through trust, and constantly watching for serendipitous opportunities. From Tales of a Female Nomad: Living at Large in the World

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Learning to Bow: Inside the Heart of Japan Bruce Feiler 0060577207 9780060577209 With warmth and candor, bestselling author Feiler recounts the year he spent as a teacher in the worlds most heralded school systems. Through his unique perspective, he Learning to Bow: Inside the Heart of Japan

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The White Masai: My Exotic Tale of Love and Adventure Corinne Hofmann 0061131539 9780061131530 The runaway international bestseller is now an American must-read for lovers of adventure, travel writing, and romance. Corinne Hofmann tells how she falls The White Masai: My Exotic Tale of Love and Adventure

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American Shaolin: Flying Kicks, Buddhist Monks, and the Legend of Iron Crotch: An Odyssey in the New China Matthew Polly 1592403379 9781592403370 The raucously funny story of one young Americans quest to become the baddest dude on the planet (and pos American Shaolin: Flying Kicks, Buddhist Monks, and the Legend of Iron Crotch: An Odyssey in the New China

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