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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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A Ladys Life in the Rocky Mountains (The Western Frontier Library Series) Isabella Lucy Bird, Daniel J. Boorstin 0806113286 9780806113289 In 1873, a middle-aged Englishwoman toured the Colorado Rockies on horseback -- alone, for the most part. Painti A Ladys Life in the Rocky Mountains (The Western Frontier Library Series)

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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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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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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 Orchard: A Memoir Adele Crockett Robertson 0553378597 9780553378597 The Orchardis an exquisitely beautiful and poignant memoir of a young womans single-handed struggle to save her New England farm in the depths of the Great Depression. Recently d The Orchard: A Memoir

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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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How Starbucks Saved My Life: A Son of Privilege Learns to Live Like Everyone Else Michael Gates Gill 1592404049 9781592404049 Now in paperback, the national bestselling riches-to-rags true story of an advertising executive who had it all, then lost i How Starbucks Saved My Life: A Son of Privilege Learns to Live Like Everyone Else

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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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All Gods Children Need Traveling Shoes Maya Angelou 067973404X 9780679734048 Thoroughly enjoyable . . . an important document drawing more much-needed attention to the hidden history of a people both African and American.--Los Angeles Times Book Revi All Gods Children Need Traveling Shoes

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Without Reservations: The Travels of an Independent Woman Alice Steinbach 0375758453 9780375758454 Without Reservations: The Travels of an Independent Woman   Without Reservations: The Travels of an Independent Woman

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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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Toujours Provence Peter Mayle 0679736042 9780679736042 NATIONAL BESTSELLER Taking up where his belovedA Year in Provenceleaves off, Peter Mayle offers us another funny, beautifully (and deliciously) evocative book about life in Provence. With tales o Toujours Provence

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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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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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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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The Walk West: A Walk Across America 2 Peter Jenkins, Barbara Jenkins B002E23GEO  The Walk West: A Walk Across America 2   B002E23GEO The Walk West: A Walk Across America 2

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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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Waiter Rant: Thanks for the Tip--Confessions of a Cynical Waiter Steve Dublanica 0061256684 9780061256684 According to The Waiter, eighty percent of customers are nice people just looking for something to eat. The remaining twenty percent, however, a Waiter Rant: Thanks for the Tip--Confessions of a Cynical Waiter

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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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Scribbling the Cat: Travels with an African Soldier Alexandra Fuller 0143035010 9780143035015 With the same disarmingly unguarded prose that won her critical acclaim for Don? Let? Go to the Dogs Tonight, Alexandra Fuller tells of her unusual friendsh Scribbling the Cat: Travels with an African Soldier

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Cuba Diaries: An American Housewife in Havana Isadora Tattlin 0767914848 9780767914840 Isadora Tattlin was accustomed to relocating often for her husbands work. But when he accepted a post in Cuba in the early 1990s, she resolved to keep a detailed d Cuba Diaries: An American Housewife in Havana

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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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A Vineyard in Tuscany: A Wine Lovers Dream Ferenc Mt 0920256589 9780920256589 A sun-drenched memoir with a fairy-tale ending.Kirkus Reviews In this laugh-out-loud tale, two adventurers discover that rare combination: joy and success. Candace, a paint A Vineyard in Tuscany: A Wine Lovers Dream

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Walking the Amazon: 860 Days. One Step at a Time. Ed Stafford 0452298261 9780452298262 Walking the Amazon: 860 Days. One Step at a Time.   Walking the Amazon: 860 Days. One Step at a Time.

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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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Unsinkable: A Young Womans Courageous Battle on the High Seas Abby Sunderland, Lynn Vincent 1400203082 9781400203086 Unsinkable: A Young Womans Courageous Battle on the High Seas   Unsinkable: A Young Womans Courageous Battle on the High Seas

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