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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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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 than 110 miles wide- 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, his family, and his Naked

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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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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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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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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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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, and who once found Ex Libris

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More Letters from a Nut Ted L. Nancy 0553109588 9780553109580 Seinfeld.For more than 33 million viewers, the Emmy Award-winning television show has become a Thursday night ritual.Now, even though the show has ended, Jerry Seinfelds distinct brand of More Letters from a Nut

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Funny Letters from Famous People Charles Osgood 0767911768 9780767911764 In this humorous collection of celebrity wit, acclaimed broadcaster and humorist Charles Osgood offers witticisms penned by luminaries ranging from Abraham Lincoln to Andy Roone Funny Letters from Famous People

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Views from the Loft: A Portable Writers Workshop Slager, Daniel 1571313230 9781571313232 Teachers, exercises, mentors, critiques, humor, and inspiration: these form the fuel all writers need when they get down to work every day. For decades the Loft Views from the Loft: A Portable Writers Workshop

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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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Golf Dreams: Writings on Golf John Updike 0449912698 9780449912690 BUBBLY AND QUIZZICAL AND LUMINOUS. --Los Angeles Times JOYFUL . . . THE JACK NICKLAUS OF GOLF WRITING . . . The 30 entries in this collection, drawn mainly from magazine pieces, const Golf Dreams: Writings on Golf

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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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The Best American Essays 2013 (The Best American Series ) Strayed, Cheryl 0544103882 9780544103887 The Best American Essays 2013 (The Best American Series )   The Best American Essays 2013 (The Best American Series )

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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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Waist-High in the World: A Life Among the Nondisabled Nancy Mairs 0807070866 9780807070864 A Life Among the Nondisabled<BR><BR>In a blend of intimate memoir and passionate advocacy, Nancy Mairs takes on the subject woven t Waist-High in the World: A Life Among the Nondisabled

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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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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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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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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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The Mitfords: Letters Between Six Sisters Charlotte Mosley 0061373648 9780061373640 This collection offers an unparalleled and intimate glimpse into the lives of the British aristocracy and an unvarnished look at these privileged sisters. Their lette The Mitfords: Letters Between Six Sisters

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The Best American Essays 2003 (The Best American Series) Fadiman, Anne 0618341617 9780618341610 Since 1986, The Best American Essays has gathered the most interesting and provocative writing of the year, establishing a firm place as the leading annua The Best American Essays 2003 (The Best American Series)

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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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Dont Bend Over in the Garden, Granny, You Know Them Taters Got Eyes Lewis Grizzard 0394571819 9780394571812 This time Lewis Grizzard has gone and done it--written a book about sex, as seen through his bespectacled, ironic squint. He tells us why Juni Dont Bend Over in the Garden, Granny, You Know Them Taters Got Eyes

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Whoopi Goldberg Book Whoopi Goldberg 068815252X 9780688152529 Whoopi Goldberg Book   Whoopi Goldberg Book

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Eating the Dinosaur Chuck Klosterman 1416544208 9781416544203 The bestselling author of Sex, Drugs, and Cocoa Puffs returns with an all-original nonfiction collection of questions and answers about pop culture, sports, and the meaning of reality.   Eating the Dinosaur

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The Life of David (Jewish Encounters) Robert Pinsky 0805242031 9780805242034 Poet, warrior, and king, David has loomed large in myth and legend through the centuries, and he continues to haunt our collective imagination, his flaws and inconsistencies The Life of David (Jewish Encounters)

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A Moose and a Lobster Walk into a Bar John McDonald 0967166276 9780967166278 A Moose and a Lobster Walk into a Bar   A Moose and a Lobster Walk into a Bar

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Thinking Out Loud: On the Personal, the Political, the Public and the Private Anna Quindlen 0449909050 9780449909058 A splendid collection...Eloquent, powerful, compassionate and droll. There is considerable variety in the subjects she addresses....C Thinking Out Loud: On the Personal, the Political, the Public and the Private

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Cape Cod (Penguin Nature Library) Henry David Thoreau 0140170022 9780140170023 Cape Cod chronicles Henry David Thoreaus journey of discovery along this evocative stretch of Massachusetts coastline, during which time he came to understand the complex Cape Cod (Penguin Nature Library)

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Telling Times: Writing and Living, 1954-2008 Nadine Gordimer 0393066282 9780393066289 Never before has Gordimer, awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1991, published such a comprehensive collection of her nonfiction. Telling Tales represents the Telling Times: Writing and Living, 1954-2008

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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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The Keillor Reader Garrison Keillor 0670020583 9780670020584 The best pieces Keillor has written for his syndicated newspaper column and for venues like Time and the Atlantic Monthly; with a five-city tour.   The Keillor Reader

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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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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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