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The Rainbow Comes and Goes: A Mother and Son On Life, Love, and Loss

By: Anderson Cooper, Gloria Vanderbilt

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Publisher: Harper Paperbacks: April 2017

Seller ID: 128689

ISBN: 0062454951

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Required Reading: Why Our American Classics Matter Now

By: Andrew Delbanco

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Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, New York: September 1997

Seller ID: 99143

ISBN: 0965833348

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Treason : Liberal Treachery from the Cold War to the War on Terrorism

By: ANN COULTER

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Publisher: Random House Inc: October 2004

Seller ID: 128189

ISBN: 1400050324

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"Liberals' loyalty to the United States is off-limits as a subject of political debate. Why is the relative patriotism of the two parties the only issue that is out of bounds for rational discussion?" In a stunning follow-up to her number one bestseller Slander, leading conservative pundit Ann Coulter contends that liberals have been wrong on every foreign policy issue, from the fight against Communism at home and abroad, the Nixon and the Clinton presidencies, and the struggle with the Soviet empire right up to today's war on terrorism. "Liberals have a preternatural gift for always strik... View more info

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Our Guys

By: Bernard Lefkowitz

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Publisher: Vintage: April 1998

Seller ID: 128133

ISBN: 0375702695

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In March 1989 a group of teenage boys lured a retarded girl into a basement in Glen Ridge, New Jersey, and gang-raped her. Glen Ridge was the kind of peaceful, affluent suburb many Americans dream about. The rapists were its most popular high school athletes. And although rumors of the crime quickly spread through the town, weeks passed before anyone saw fit to report it to the police. What made these boys capable of brutalizing a girl that some of them had known since childhood? Why did so many of their elders deny the rape and rally around its perpetrators? To solve this riddle, the Edgar aw... View more info

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The End of Nature

By: Bill McKibben

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Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks: June 2006

Seller ID: 128871

ISBN: 0812976088

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Reissued on the tenth anniversary of its publication, this classic work on our environmental crisis features a new introduction by the author, reviewing both the progress and ground lost in the fight to save the earth. This impassioned plea for radical and life-renewing change is today still considered a groundbreaking work in environmental studies. McKibben's argument that the survival of the globe is dependent on a fundamental, philosophical shift in the way we relate to nature is more relevant than ever. McKibben writes of our earth's environmental cataclysm, addressing such core issues... View more info

Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption

By: Bryan Stevenson

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Publisher: Spiegel & Grau: August 2015

Seller ID: 128636

ISBN: 081298496X

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The Hiding Place

By: Corrie Ten Boom

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Publisher: Bantam Books: October 1996

Seller ID: 129029

ISBN: 0553256696

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"I pray that God forgive them..." Corrie Ten Boom stood naked with her older sister Betsie, watching a concentration camp matron beating a prisoner. "Oh, the poor woman," Corrie cried. "Yes. May God forgive her," Betsie replied. And, once again, Corrie realized that it was for the souls of the brutal Nazi guards that her sister prayed. Both woman had been sent to the camp for helping the Jews. Christ's Spirit and words were their guide; it was His persecuted people they tried to save--at the risk of their own lives; it was His strength that sustained them through times of profound horr... View more info

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Paris, Paris: Journey into the City of Light

By: David Downie

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Publisher: Broadway Books: April 2011

Seller ID: 127940

ISBN: 0307886085

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"Beautifully written and refreshingly original... makes us see Paris] in a different light." -- "San Francisco Chronicle""Book Review" Swapping his native San Francisco for the City of Light, travel writer David Downie arrived in Paris in 1986 on a one-way ticket, his head full of romantic notions. Curiosity and the legs of a cross-country runner propelled him daily from an unheated, seventh-floor walk-up garret near the Champs-Elysees to the old Montmartre haunts of the doomed painter Modigliani, the tombs of Pere-Lachaise cemetery, the luxuriant alleys of the Luxembourg Gardens and the ... View more info

Those Tremendous Mountains: The Story of the Lewis and Clark Expedition

By: David Freeman Hawke

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Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company: January 1985

Seller ID: 45570

ISBN: 039330289X

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In 1804 Lewis and Clark set off to explore the new lands of the Louisiana Purchase. They were acting as the eyes and ears of President Thomas Jefferson, who had an insatiable curiosity about what lay between the Mississippi and the Pacific. One contingency for which they were not prepared was the awesome geography of the Rocky Mountains. Including excerpts from Lewis and Clark's journals and putting their scientific achievements in context, David Hawke presents a riveting story of this dramatic journey. View more info

Congratulations, Who Are You Again?: A Memoir

By: Harrison Scott Key

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Publisher: Harper Perennial: November 2018

Seller ID: 128638

ISBN: 0062843303

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The Foxfire 40th Anniversary Book: Faith, Family, and the Land (Foxfire Series)

By: Inc. Foxfire Fund

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Anchor: September 2006

Seller ID: 128405

ISBN: 0307275515

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In 1966, an English teacher and students in Northeast Georgia founded a quarterly magazine, not only as a vehicle to learn the required English curriculum, but also to teach others about the customs, crafts, traditions, and lifestyle of their Appalachian culture. Named "Foxfire" after a local phosphorescent lichen, the magazine became one of the most beloved publications in American culture. For four decades, "Foxfire" has brought the philosophy of simple living to readers, teaching creative self-sufficiency, home crafts, and the art of natural remedies, and preserving the stories of Appal... View more info

The Collapsing Universe: the Story of Black Holes

By: Isaac asimov

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Pocket: March 1978

Seller ID: 104411

ISBN: 0671817388

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Every Living Thing

By: James Herriot (Alf Wight)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Press: September 1992

Seller ID: 112339

ISBN: 031208188X

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Everything to Gain

By: Jimmy Carter

Price: $2.50

Publisher: Fawcett: July 1988

Seller ID: 127808

ISBN: 0449145387

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A Year By The Sea: Thoughts of an Unfinished Woman

By: Joan Anderson

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Publisher: Broadway Books: August 2000

Seller ID: 127938

ISBN: 0767905938

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An Unfinished Marriage

By: Joan Anderson

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Publisher: Broadway Books: March 2003

Seller ID: 127939

ISBN: 0767908716

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In this moving sequel to her national bestseller "A Year by the Sea," Joan Anderson explores the challenges of rebuilding and renewing a marriage with her trademark candor, compassion, and insight. With "A Year by the Sea," Joan Anderson struck a chord in many tens of thousands of readers. Her brave decision to take a year for herself away from her marriage, her frank assessment of herself at midlife, and her openness in sharing her fears as well as her triumphs won her admirers and inspired women across the country to reconsider their options. In this new book, Anderson does for marriage ... View more info

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A Walk on the Beach: Tales of Wisdom From an Unconventional Woman

By: Joan Anderson

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Publisher: Broadway Books: April 2005

Seller ID: 128525

ISBN: 0767914759

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Shortly after arriving on Cape Cod to spend a year by herself, Joan Anderson's chance encounter with a wise, playful, and astonishing woman helped her usher in the transformations and self-discoveries that led to her ongoing renewal. First glimpsed as a slender figure on a fogged-in beach, Joan Erikson was not only a friend and confidante when one was most needed, but also a guide as Anderson stretched and grew into her unfinished self. Joan Erikson was perhaps best known for her collaboration with her husband, Erik, a pioneering psychoanalyst and noted author. After Erik's death, she wrot... View more info

Autobiography (Penguin Classics)

By: John Stuart Mill

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Publisher: Penguin Classics: April 1990

Seller ID: 112882

ISBN: 0140433163

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Dark Shadows: Return to Collinwood

By: Kathryn Leigh Scott,Jim Pierson

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Pomegranate Press: April 2012

Seller ID: 128565

ISBN: 0938817663

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Cool About the Ankles

By: Kelly, John

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Publisher: Blackstaff Pr: November 1997

Seller ID: 73048

ISBN: 0856405914

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Whitey Bulger: America's Most Wanted Gangster and the Manhunt That Brought Him to Justice

By: Kevin Cullen,Shelley Murphy

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Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company: February 2013

Seller ID: 127624

ISBN: 0393087727

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Raised in a South Boston housing project, James "Whitey" Bulger became the most wanted fugitive of his generation. In this riveting story, rich with family ties and intrigue, award-winning Boston Globe reporters Kevin Cullen and Shelley Murphy follow Whitey's extraordinary criminal career--from teenage thievery to bank robberies to the building of his underworld empire and a string of brutal murders. It was after a nine-year stint in Alcatraz and other prisons that Whitey reunited with his brother William "Billy" Bulger, who was soon to become one of Massachusetts's most powerful politician... View more info

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Broken: A Love Story

By: Lisa Jones

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Publisher: Scribner: May 2010

Seller ID: 128550

ISBN: 1416579079

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Writer Lisa Jones went to Wyoming for a four-day magazine assignment. She was committed to a long-term relationship, building a career, and searching for something she could not name. At a dusty corral on the Wind River Indian Reservation, she met Stanford Addison, a Northern Arapaho who seemed to transform everything around him. He gentled horses rather than breaking them. It was said he could heal people of everything from cancer to bipolar disorder. He did all this from a wheelchair; he had been a quadriplegic for more than twenty years. Intrigued, Lisa sat at Stanford s kitchen tab... View more info

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The Liars' Club: A Memoir

By: Mary Karr

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Penguin Books: May 1996

Seller ID: 92099

ISBN: 0140179836

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Lit: A Memoir (P.S.)

By: Mary Karr

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Publisher: Harper Perennial: July 2010

Seller ID: 101224

ISBN: 0060596996

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Lit is about getting drunk and getting sober; becoming a mother by letting go of a mother; learning to write by learning to live. Written with Karr's relentless honesty, unflinching self-scrutiny, and irreverent, lacerating humor, it is a truly electrifying story of how to grow up--as only Mary Karr can tell it. View more info

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Beethoven, Revised Edition

By: Maynard Solomon

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Schirmer Trade Books: October 2001

Seller ID: 128097

ISBN: 0825672686

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Hailed as a masterpiece for its original interpretations of Beethoven's life and music, this edition takes into account the latest information and literature. Includes a 30-page bibliographical essay, numerous illustrations, and a full-color pictorial biography of the composer. View more info

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True Story tie-in edition: Murder, Memoir, Mea Culpa

By: Michael Finkel

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Harper Perennial: April 2015

Seller ID: 127828

ISBN: 0062339273

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AC/DC Maximum Rock & Roll

By: Murray Engleheart with Arnaud Durieux

Price: $5.00

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers: January 2008

Seller ID: 128718

ISBN: 006176101X

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Winning the Future: A 21st Century Contract with America

By: Newt Gingrich

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Publisher: Regnery Publishing, Inc.: January 2005

Seller ID: 128188

ISBN: 0895260425

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According to former House Speaker Newt Gingrich, America currently faces five threats that could undermine, if not eliminate, the United States if immediate steps are not taken to correct them. The threats as he sees them are Islamic terrorists and rogue dictatorships armed with nuclear or biological weapons; the removal of God from American public life; a loss of patriotism and sense of America's history; a decline in economic supremacy because of poor science and math education; and the increasing budgetary burden of Social Security and Medicare. To tackle these problems, Gingrich offers his... View more info

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A Tribe Apart: A Journey into the Heart of American Adolescence (Ballantine Reader's Circle)

By: Patricia Hersch

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Publisher: Ballantine Books: August 1999

Seller ID: 37145

ISBN: 034543594X

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Country Driving: A Chinese Road Trip

By: Peter Hessler

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Publisher: Harper Perennial: February 2011

Seller ID: 108201

ISBN: 006180410X

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One of The Economist's Best Books of the YearFrom the bestselling author of Oracle Bones and River Town comes the final book in his award-winning trilogy on the human side of the economic revolution in China.Peter Hessler, whom the Wall Street Journal calls "one of the Western world's most thoughtful writers on modern China," deftly illuminates the vast, shifting landscape of a traditionally rural nation that, having once built walls against foreigners, is now building roads and factory towns that look to the outside world. View more info