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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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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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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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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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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 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 volunteer fire department is Population: 485- Meeting Your Neighbors One Siren at a Time (P.S.)

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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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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 still-true truths. Now It Was On Fire When I Lay Down On It

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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 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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The Best American Essays 2014 (The Best American Series ) Sullivan, John Jeremiah 0544309901 9780544309906 The Best American Essays 2014 (The Best American Series )   The Best American Essays 2014 (The Best American Series )

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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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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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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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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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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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How Did You Get This Number Sloane Crosley 1594487596 9781594487590 A brand-new book of hilarious and insightful personal essays by the iconic, irresistible Sloane Crosley. From the author of the sensational bestseller I Was Told Thered Be Cake comes How Did You Get This Number

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Other Peoples Love Letters: 150 Letters You Were Never Meant to See Bill Shapiro 0307382648 9780307382641 Fevered notes scribbled on napkins after first dates. Titillating text messages. Its-not-you-its-me relationship-enders. InOther Peoples Love Le Other Peoples Love Letters: 150 Letters You Were Never Meant to See

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Chili Dawgs Always Bark at Night Lewis Grizzard 0394578074 9780394578071 A first-rate irascible American humorist...This man Grizzard deserves high honors in the field of fun. ATLANTA JOURNAL & CONSTITUTION In his twelfth collection of outrageous Chili Dawgs Always Bark at Night

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Wallflower at the Orgy Nora Ephron 0553385054 9780553385052 From her Academy Awardnominated screenplays to her bestselling fiction and essays, Nora Ephron is one of Americas most gifted, prolific, and versatile writers. In this classic collection of Wallflower at the Orgy

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The Subjection of Women (Dover Thrift Editions) The Subjection of Women (Dover Thrift Editions)

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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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Why My Third Husband Will Be a Dog: The Amazing Adventures of an Ordinary Woman Why My Third Husband Will Be a Dog: The Amazing Adventures of an Ordinary Woman

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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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I Thought My Father Was God: And Other True Tales from NPRs National Story Project Auster, Paul 0312421001 9780312421007 The true-life stories in this unique collection provide a window into the American mind and heart (The Daily News).One hundred an I Thought My Father Was God: And Other True Tales from NPRs National Story Project

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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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The Idiot Girls Action-Adventure Club: True Tales from a Magnificent and Clumsy Life The Idiot Girls Action-Adventure Club: True Tales from a Magnificent and Clumsy Life

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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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Black Holes and Baby Universes and Other Essays Stephen W. Hawking 0553374117 9780553374117 Readers worldwide have come to know the work ofStephen Hawking through his phenomenal million-copyhardcover best-seller A Brief History of Time. Bantam is pro Black Holes and Baby Universes and Other Essays

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A Turn in the South V. S. Naipaul 0679724885 9780679724889 In the tradition of political and cultural revelation V.S. Naipaul so brilliantly made his own in Among The Believers, A Turn In The South, his first book about the United States, is a reveal A Turn in the South

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Mark Twains Letters from Hawaii Mark Twain 0824802888 9780824802882 Mark Twain arrived in Honolulu on Sunday, March 18, 1866, to write a series of travel letters to be published in the Sacramento Union. His letters about ``the loveliest fleet of isla Mark Twains Letters from Hawaii

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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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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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The Double Life Is Twice as Good: Essays and Fiction The Double Life Is Twice as Good: Essays and Fiction

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Mr. Wilsons Cabinet of Wonder: Pronged Ants, Horned Humans, Mice on Toast, and Other Marvels of Jurassic Technology Lawrence Weschler 0679764895 9780679764892 Pronged ants, horned humans, a landscape carved on a fruit pit--some of the displays in Dav Mr. Wilsons Cabinet of Wonder: Pronged Ants, Horned Humans, Mice on Toast, and Other Marvels of Jurassic Technology

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

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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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New York Stories: Landmark Writing from Four Decades of New York Magazine Editors of New York Magazine 0812979923 9780812979923 The magazine that is the city that is the world Just in time for its fortieth anniversary,New Yorkmagazine presents a stun New York Stories: Landmark Writing from Four Decades of New York Magazine

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Travels in a Thin Country: A Journey Through Chile (Modern Library (Paperback)) Sara Wheeler Squeezed between a vast ocean and the longest mountain range on earth, Chile is 2,600 miles long and never more than 110 miles wide--not a country that lends Travels in a Thin Country: A Journey Through Chile (Modern Library (Paperback))

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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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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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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 her personal letters, Dearest Friend: A Life of Abigail Adams

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Ex Libris: Confessions of a Common Reader 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 h Ex Libris: Confessions of a Common Reader

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

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Broken Vessels Broken Vessels

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

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Under the Duvet: Shoes, Reviews, Having the Blues, Builders, Babies, Families and Other Calamities Under the Duvet: Shoes, Reviews, Having the Blues, Builders, Babies, Families and Other Calamities

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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 Bestseller by the autho Uh-Oh: Some Observations from Both Sides of the Refrigerator Door

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Pure Drivel Steve Martin 078688505X 9780786885053 Steve Martins talent has always defied definition: an actor whos kept us riveted for over 25 years, a razor-sharp screenwriter, an acclaimed playwright. In this ingeniously funny collection of humorou Pure Drivel

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