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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, hilar 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 sc Self-Reliance and Other Essays (Dover Thrift Editions)

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Travels in a Thin Country: A Journey Through Chile (Modern Library (Paperback)) Sara Wheeler 0375753656 9780375753657 Squeezed between a vast ocean and the longest mountain range on earth, Chile is 2,600 miles long and never more Travels in a Thin Country: A Journey Through Chile (Modern Library (Paperback))

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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, Naked

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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 Ang Wouldnt Take Nothing for My Journey Now

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Ex Libris Anne Fadiman 0374527229 9780374527228 Anne Fadiman is--by her own admission--the sort of person who learned about sex from her fathers copy of Fanny Hill, whose husband buys her 19 pounds of dusty books for her birthday, Ex Libris

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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 seni Population: 485- Meeting Your Neighbors One Siren at a Time (P.S.)

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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, How Reading Changed My Life

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It Was On Fire When I Lay Down On It Robert Fulghum 0804105820 9780804105828 In his first phenomenal best-seller, EVERYTHING I NEED TO KNOW I LEARNED IN KINDERGARTEN, Robert Fulghum reminded readers everywhere of some plain and st It Was On Fire When I Lay Down On It

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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 footbal What the Dog Saw: And Other Adventures

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Dearest Friend: A Life of Abigail Adams Lynne Withey 074323443X 9780743234436 This is the life of Abigail Adams, wife of patriot John Adams, who became the most influential woman in Revolutionary America. Rich with excerpts from h Dearest Friend: A Life of Abigail Adams

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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 coll High Tide in Tucson: Essays from Now or Never

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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 Small Wonder: Essays

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Naked Pictures of Famous People Jon Stewart 0688171621 9780688171629 Featuring a new essay by the author, written especially for this paperback edition, this critically acclaimed bestseller is terrific night table reading for love Naked Pictures of Famous People

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Small Comforts: More Comments And Comic Pieces Tom Bodett 0201136899 9780201136890 Alaskas main comic export is that rarest of commodities--an original new voice in American humor. In this, his second collection of casual essays, Small Comforts: More Comments And Comic Pieces

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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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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, hilar Me Talk Pretty One Day

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Some Horses Thomas McGuane 1558218912 9781558218918 Tom McGuane loves horses. Nowhere is that more evident than in his deft and utterly fascinating essays about some of the more         remarkable horses and horsemen he has known. Some Horses

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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 Homers Odyssey

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War Letters: Extraordinary Correspondence from American Wars Andrew Carroll 0743202945 9780743202947 Fusing the drama of history with the intimacy of memoir, a blockbuster anthology of previously unpublished war letters collected War Letters: Extraordinary Correspondence from American Wars

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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 The Coming Anarchy: Shattering the Dreams of the Post Cold War

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Sein Language Jerry Seinfeld 0553096060 9780553096064 Seinfeld.For more than 33 million viewers, the Emmy Award-winning television show has become a Thursday night ritual.Even though the show has ended,Jerry Seinfelds distinct bra Sein Language

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Uh-Oh: Some Observations from Both Sides of the Refrigerator Door Robert Fulghum 0804111898 9780804111898 Uh-oh is more than a momentary reaction to small problems. Uh-oh is an attitude -- a perspective on the universe. The #1 Bes Uh-Oh: Some Observations from Both Sides of the Refrigerator Door

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The Last Bus to Albuquerque Lewis Grizzard 1563521830 9781563521836 A New York Times bestseller, this commemorative edition includes more than sixty of Lewis previously uncollected columns and rare photographs.   The Last Bus to Albuquerque

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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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As They Were M. F. K. Fisher 0394713486 9780394713489 ...In AS THEY WERE she has collected a number of essays - she calls them reports - into an informal autobiography that wanders from Whittier, California, to the south of France.   As They Were

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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 w Stranger Than Fiction: True Stories

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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 i Civil Disobedience and Other Essays (Dover Thrift Editions)

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Sister Age M.F.K. Fisher 0394723856 9780394723853 In these fifteen remarkable stories, M.F.K. Fisher, one of the most admired writers of our time, embraces age as St. Francis welcomed Brother Pain. With a saint to guide us, she wr Sister Age

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Tropical Classical: Essays from Several Directions Pico Iyer 0679776109 9780679776109 InTropical Classicalthe author ofVideo Nights in KatmanduandThe Lady and the Monkvisits a holy city in Ethiopia, where hooded worshippers practi Tropical Classical: Essays from Several Directions

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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 th Eating the Dinosaur

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A Dream Deferred: The Second Betrayal of Black Freedom in America Shelby Steele 0060168234 9780060168230 From the best-selling author of The Content of Our Character, comes a timely & controversial new essay collection that fo A Dream Deferred: The Second Betrayal of Black Freedom in America

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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-indigenou Great Speeches by Native Americans (Dover Thrift Editions)

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One More Time: The Best of Mike Royko Mike Royko, Studs Terkel 0226730727 9780226730721 With the incisive pen of a newspaperman and the compassionate soul of a poet, Mike Royko was a Chicago institution who became, in Jimmy Bresli One More Time: The Best of Mike Royko

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The Best American Magazine Writing 2012 Holt, Sid 0231162235 9780231162234 <p>Chosen from the nominees and winners of the 2012 National Magazine Awards, this years anthology covers a range of developments in culture, The Best American Magazine Writing 2012

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Reagan: A Life In Letters Kiron K. Skinner, Annelise Anderson, Martin Anderson 0743219678 9780743219679 Ronald Reagan may have been the most prolific correspondent of any American president since Theodore Roosevelt, having likely written more than 10 Reagan: A Life In Letters

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Firstlight: The Early Inspirational Writings Sue Monk Kidd 0143112325 9780143112327 From the bestselling author of The Secret Life of Beescomes a thoughtful, revelatory book of writings on self and spirit Before she won an interna Firstlight: The Early Inspirational Writings

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Wild Stories: The Best of Mens Journal Editors of Mens Journal 0609610465 9780609610466 For the past decade,Mens Journalhas set the standard for travel and adventure writing by publishing the work of Americas finest authors and li Wild Stories: The Best of Mens Journal

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A Truth Universally Acknowledged: 33 Great Writers on Why We Read Jane Austen Carson, Susannah 1400068053 9781400068050 Why are readers so fascinated by Jane Austens novels? In essays culled from the last 100 years of criticism, g A Truth Universally Acknowledged: 33 Great Writers on Why We Read Jane Austen

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Heavy Words Lightly Thrown: The Reason Behind the Rhyme Chris Roberts 1592401309 9781592401307 Was Little Jack Horner a squatter? Baa Baa Black Sheep a bleat about taxation? What did Jack and Jill really do on that hill? Chris Rob Heavy Words Lightly Thrown: The Reason Behind the Rhyme

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Dear Mrs. Kennedy: The World Shares Its Grief, Letters November 1963 Jay Mulvaney, Paul De Angelis 031238615X 9780312386153 In the weeks and months following the assassination of her husband, Jacqueline Kennedy received over 800,0 Dear Mrs. Kennedy: The World Shares Its Grief, Letters November 1963

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