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Me Talk Pretty One Day David Sedaris 0316776963 9780316776967 David Sedaris became a star autobiographer on public radio, onstage in New York, and on bestseller lists, mostly on the strength of SantaLand Diaries, a scathing, hilarious account of his Me Talk Pretty One Day

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Self-Reliance and Other Essays (Dover Thrift Editions) Ralph Waldo Emerson 0486277909 9780486277905 The 6 essays and one address in this volume outline the great transcendentalists moral idealism as well as hinting at the later scepticism that colore Self-Reliance and Other Essays (Dover Thrift Editions)

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A Vindication of the Rights of Woman (Dover Thrift Editions) Mary Wollstonecraft 0486290360 9780486290362 The first great manifesto of womens rights which argued for the education of women, by influential feminist.   A Vindication of the Rights of Woman (Dover Thrift Editions)

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Naked David Sedaris 0316777730 9780316777735 Welcome to the hilarious, strange, elegiac, outrageous world of David Sedaris. In Naked, Sedaris turns the mania for memoir on its ear, mining the exceedingly rich terrain of his life, his family, and his Naked

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Walden; Or, Life in the Woods (Dover Thrift Editions) Henry David Thoreau 0486284956 9780486284958 One of the great books of American letters and a masterpiece of reflective philosophizing. Accounts of Thoreaus daily life on the shores of Walden Pond Walden; Or, Life in the Woods (Dover Thrift Editions)

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The Night the Bear Ate Goombaw Patrick F. McManus 0805013407 9780805013405 Americas bestselling humorist introduces his readers to the the irascible Goombaw, Crazy Eddie Muldoons grandmother...and other old and infamous friends in this volume that co The Night the Bear Ate Goombaw

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Small Wonder: Essays Barbara Kingsolver 0060504080 9780060504083 In 22 wonderfully articulate essays, the author of The Poisonwood Bible raises her voice in praise of nature, family, literature, and the joys of everyday life while examining the genes Small Wonder: Essays

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Civil Disobedience and Other Essays (Dover Thrift Editions) Henry David Thoreau 0486275639 9780486275635 Thoreau has inspired generations of readers to think for themselves and to find meaning and beauty in nature. This sampling includes five of his Civil Disobedience and Other Essays (Dover Thrift Editions)

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Chuck Klosterman IV: A Decade of Curious People and Dangerous Ideas Chuck Klosterman 0743284895 9780743284899 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR OFSEX, DRUGS, AND COCOA PUFFS CHUCK KLOSTERMAN IVCONSISTS OF THREE PARTS: THINGS THAT ARE TRUEProfiles and Chuck Klosterman IV: A Decade of Curious People and Dangerous Ideas

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Eating the Dinosaur Chuck Klosterman 1416544216 9781416544210 This collection is an exploration of pop culture and sports that takes a Klostermaniacal look at expectations, reality, media, and fans. Some of Chucks questions are these: Why does a give Eating the Dinosaur

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Take This Advice: The Best Graduation Speeches Ever Given Bark, Sandra 1416915966 9781416915966 BE FREE, AND DANCE THROUGH LIFE.-- YOKO ONO MAKE THE WORLD BEFORE YOU A BETTER ONE BY GOING INTO IT WITH ALL BOLDNESS.-- SEAMUS HEANEY REMEMBER ALWAYS TO Take This Advice: The Best Graduation Speeches Ever Given

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Great Speeches by Native Americans (Dover Thrift Editions) Bob Blaisdell 0486411222 9780486411224 Remarkable for their eloquence and depth of feeling, these 82 speeches encompass 5 centuries of Indian encounters with non-indigenous peoples. Speakers Great Speeches by Native Americans (Dover Thrift Editions)

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Eye of My Heart: 27 Writers Reveal the Hidden Pleasures and Perils of Being a Grandmother Barbara Graham 0061474169 9780061474163 Twenty-five of todays top women writers offer honest and straightforward perspectives on the complex role that is grandm Eye of My Heart: 27 Writers Reveal the Hidden Pleasures and Perils of Being a Grandmother

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Me Talk Pretty One Day David Sedaris 0316777722 9780316777728 David Sedaris became a star autobiographer on public radio, onstage in New York, and on bestseller lists, mostly on the strength of SantaLand Diaries, a scathing, hilarious account of his Me Talk Pretty One Day

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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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Why My Third Husband Will Be a Dog: The Amazing Adventures of an Ordinary Woman Lisa Scottoline 0312649436 9780312649432 Somewhere in her mid-50s, twice divorced (from men she calls Thing One and Thing Two) and living happily in the burbs with her re Why My Third Husband Will Be a Dog: The Amazing Adventures of an Ordinary Woman

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Hooking Up Tom Wolfe 0374103828 9780374103828 Only yesterday boys and girls spoke of embracing and kissing (necking) as getting to first base. Second base was deep kissing, plus groping and fondling this and that. Third base was oral sex. Home plate Hooking Up

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This I Believe: The Personal Philosophies of Remarkable Men and Women Jay Allison 0805086587 9780805086584 A welcome change from the sloganeering, political mudslinging and products of spin doctors.The Philadelphia Inquirer nbsp   This I Believe: The Personal Philosophies of Remarkable Men and Women

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What the Dog Saw: And Other Adventures Malcolm Gladwell 0316075841 9780316075848 What is the difference between choking and panicking? Why are there dozens of varieties of mustard-but only one variety of ketchup? What do football players teach us abo What the Dog Saw: And Other Adventures

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What the Dog Saw: And Other Adventures Malcolm Gladwell 0316076201 9780316076203 What is the difference between choking and panicking? Why are there dozens of varieties of mustard - but only one variety of ketchup? What do football players teach us a What the Dog Saw: And Other Adventures

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Diary of a Mad Diva Joan Rivers 0425269027 9780425269022 Diary of a Mad Diva   Diary of a Mad Diva

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Listen to Your Mother: What She Said Then, What Were Saying Now Ann Imig 0399169857 9780399169854 Listen to Your Mother: What She Said Then, What Were Saying Now   Listen to Your Mother: What She Said Then, What Were Saying Now

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The Rainbow Comes and Goes: A Mother and Son On Life, Love, and Loss Anderson Cooper, Gloria Vanderbilt 0062454943 9780062454942 The Rainbow Comes and Goes: A Mother and Son On Life, Love, and Loss   The Rainbow Comes and Goes: A Mother and Son On Life, Love, and Loss

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Perpetual War for Perpetual Peace: How We Got to Be So Hated Gore Vidal 156025405X 9781560254058 Essays question the consensus view of the causes behind the September 11,001 terrorist attacks and the bombing of the Oklahoma City federal building,nd e Perpetual War for Perpetual Peace: How We Got to Be So Hated

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The Conde Nast Traveler Book of Unforgettable Journeys: Great Writers on Great Places Various 0143112619 9780143112617 From the #1 travel magazine in the country, a collection of travel tales from some of todays finest writers Travel writing maintain The Conde Nast Traveler Book of Unforgettable Journeys: Great Writers on Great Places

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High Tide in Tucson: Essays from Now or Never Barbara Kingsolver 0060927569 9780060927561 The bestselling author of Pigs in Heaven and Animal Dreams now turns her talents to the world of nonfiction in an exciting, illustrated collection of 25 essays. High Tide in Tucson: Essays from Now or Never

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Wouldnt Take Nothing for My Journey Now Maya Angelou 0553569074 9780553569070 Maya Angelou, one of the best-loved authors of our time, shares the wisdom of a remarkable life in this best-selling spiritual classic. This is Maya Angelou talking from th Wouldnt Take Nothing for My Journey Now

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Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave & Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl (Modern Library Classics) Frederick Douglass, Harriet Jacobs 0679783288 9780679783282 This Modern Library Paperback Classics edition combin Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave & Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl (Modern Library Classics)

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Two Towns in Provence: Map of Another Town and a Considerable Town M. F. K. Fisher 0394716310 9780394716312 This memoir of the French provincial capital of Aix-en-Provence is, as the author tells us, my picture, my map, of a place and therefore of my Two Towns in Provence: Map of Another Town and a Considerable Town

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Nothing to Be Frightened Of Julian Barnes 0307269639 9780307269638 Two years after the best-sellingArthur & George,Julian Barnes gives us a memoir on mortality that touches on faith and science and family as well as a rich array of exemplary figu Nothing to Be Frightened Of

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Misreadings Misreadings

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In Praise of Folly (Dover Thrift Editions) In Praise of Folly (Dover Thrift Editions)

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Golf Dreams: Writings on Golf Golf Dreams: Writings on Golf

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Great Speeches (Dover Thrift Editions) Franklin Delano Roosevelt 27 representative speeches spanning the career of one of the greatest speakers in American political history. High points include FDRs First Inaugural Address (March 4, 1933-the only th Great Speeches (Dover Thrift Editions)

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Sullivans Island (Lowcountry Tales) Dorothea Benton Frank 0515127221 9780515127225 Debuting to rave reviews from Franks fellow authors, Sullivans Island is set in the steamy landscape of South Carolina. Spunky Susan Hayes navigates a troubled childho Sullivans Island (Lowcountry Tales)

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Trying to Save Piggy Sneed Trying to Save Piggy Sneed

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The Hours After: Letters of Love and Longing in Wars Aftermath Kurt Klein, Gerda Weissmann Klein 0312242581 9780312242589 The love letters of Gerda and Kurt Klein, revealing one of the greatest love stories ever told. Over fifty years ago, Gerda Weis The Hours After: Letters of Love and Longing in Wars Aftermath

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Manhood for Amateurs: The Pleasures and Regrets of a Husband, Father, and Son Michael Chabon 0061490180 9780061490187 The Pulitzer Prize-winning author--an immensely gifted writer and a magical prose stylist (The New York Times)--offers his first maj Manhood for Amateurs: The Pleasures and Regrets of a Husband, Father, and Son

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The Heart That Bleeds: Latin America Now Alma Guillermoprieto 0679757953 9780679757955 An extraordinarily vivid, unflinching series of portraits of South America today, written from the inside out, by the award-winning New Yorker journalist and widel The Heart That Bleeds: Latin America Now

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Unholy Ghost: Writers on Depression Nell Casey 0060007826 9780060007829 Unholy Ghost is a unique collection of essays about depression that, in the spirit of William Styrons Darkness Visible, finds vivid expression for an elusive illness suffered by Unholy Ghost: Writers on Depression

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This I Believe II: More Personal Philosophies of Remarkable Men and Women Jay Allison, Dan Gediman 0805090894 9780805090895 The new paperback in the bestselling series of inspiring personal philosophiesThis collection ofThis I Believeessays gathers s This I Believe II: More Personal Philosophies of Remarkable Men and Women

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The Little Flowers of Saint Francis (Dover Thrift Editions) Francis of Assisi 048643186X 9780486431864 First printed in 1476, this collection of stories, or little flowers, chronicles Saint Francis of Assisis journeys, activities, and miracles. Told The Little Flowers of Saint Francis (Dover Thrift Editions)

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How to Be Alone: Essays Jonathan Franzen 0312422164 9780312422165 From the National Book Award-winning author ofThe Corrections, a collection of essays that reveal him to be one of our sharpest, toughest, and most entertaining social critics While th How to Be Alone: Essays

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The Associated Press Stylebook 2013 (Associated Press Stylebook and Briefing on Media Law) The Associated Press 0465082998 9780465082995 The Associated Press Stylebook 2013 (Associated Press Stylebook and Briefing on Media Law)   The Associated Press Stylebook 2013 (Associated Press Stylebook and Briefing on Media Law)

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Passionate Love Letters - An Anthology of Desire Passionate Love Letters - An Anthology of Desire

Michelle Lovric  Hardcover

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Thank You for Not Reading: Essays on Literary Trivia Thank You for Not Reading: Essays on Literary Trivia

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Frankenstein: Or the Modern Prometheus Mary Shelley 0140433627 9780140433623 The epic battle between man and monster reaches its greatest pitch in the famous story of Frankenstein . In trying to create life, the young student Victor Frankenstein unle Frankenstein: Or the Modern Prometheus

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Local Wonders: Seasons in the Bohemian Alps (American Lives) Ted Kooser Ted Kooser describes with exquisite detail and humor the place he calls home in the rolling hills of southeastern Nebraskaan area known as the Bohemian Alps. Nothing is too big o Local Wonders: Seasons in the Bohemian Alps (American Lives)

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Stranger Than Fiction: True Stories Chuck Palahniuk 0385722222 9780385722223 Chuck Palahniuks world has always been, well, different from yours and mine. In his first collection of nonfiction, Chuck Palahniuk brings us into this world, and gives us a Stranger Than Fiction: True Stories

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I Love You More Than You Know: Essays Jonathan Ames 080217017X 9780802170170 Jonathan Ames has drawn comparisons across the literary spectrum, from David Sedaris to F. Scott Fitzgerald to Woody Allen to P.G. Wodehouse, and his books, as well as his a I Love You More Than You Know: Essays

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Creationists: Selected Essays: 1993-2006 Creationists: Selected Essays: 1993-2006

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Writing in Restaurants David Mamet 0140089810 9780140089813 Temporarily putting aside his role as playwright, director, and screen-writer, David Mamet digs deep and delivers thirty outrageously diverse vignettes. On subjects ranging from the vanishin Writing in Restaurants

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Homers Odyssey Gwen Cooper 038534385X 9780385343855 The last thing Gwen Cooper wanted was another cat. She already had two, not to mention a phenomenally underpaying job and a recently broken heart. Then Gwens veterinarian called with a story about a Homers Odyssey

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How Reading Changed My Life Anna Quindlen 0345422783 9780345422781 THE LIBRARY OF CONTEMPORARY THOUGHT is a groundbreaking series where Americas finest writers and most brilliant minds tackle todays most provocative, fascinating, and relevant issues. How Reading Changed My Life

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City of Glass: Douglas Couplands Vancouver Douglas Coupland 1553653599 9781553653592 This irresistible little book offers a very different take on Vancouver, one of the worlds most beautiful cities. Douglas Coupland applies his unique sensibility to City of Glass: Douglas Couplands Vancouver

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The Coming Anarchy: Shattering the Dreams of the Post Cold War Robert D. Kaplan 037570759X 9780375707599 From the bestselling author ofBalkan GhostsandThe Ends of the Earthcomes a fascinating new book on the imminent global chaos that is as brilliant The Coming Anarchy: Shattering the Dreams of the Post Cold War

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Best American Essays 2002 (The Best American Series) Best American Essays 2002 (The Best American Series)

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