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The Writer on Writing
How I Write: Mike Mullane

Since when does a former space-shuttle astronaut show a natural narrative voice and poetically capture the beauty of outer space? And since when does an astronaut candidly admit the fears he felt on the launch pad? For readers of his memoir, Riding Rockets, Mike Mullane shows a lot of the right stuff ? literarily speaking. "He?s a natural when it comes to voice and narrative," says Brant Rumble, his editor at Scribner's....(read more)

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Darwin Slept Here: Discovery, Adventure, and Swimming Iguanas in Charles Darwin's South America Darwin Slept Here: Discovery, Adventure, and Swimming Iguanas in Charles Darwin's South America
by Eric Simmons
The Coffee Book: Anatomy of an Industry from the Crop to the Last Drop The Coffee Book: Anatomy of an Industry from the Crop to the Last Drop
by Gregory Dicum
Something's Rising: Appalachians Fighting Mountaintop Removal Something's Rising: Appalachians Fighting Mountaintop Removal
by Silas House
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Wendy and the Lost Boys: The Uncommon Life of Wendy Wasserstein The New Republic
Wendy and the Lost Boys: The Uncommon Life of Wendy Wasserstein by Julie Salamon
Poisoned: The True Story of the Deadly E. Coli Outbreak That Changed the Way Americans Eat The Oregonian
Poisoned: The True Story of the Deadly E. Coli Outbreak That Changed the Way Americans Eat by Jeff Benedict
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The Echo Chamber by Luke Williams
The Social Animal: The Hidden Sources of Love, Character, and Achievement The Wilson Quarterly
The Social Animal: The Hidden Sources of Love, Character, and Achievement by David Brooks
Supergods: What Masked Vigilantes, Miraculous Mutants, and a Sun God from Smallville Can Teach Us about Being Human Rain Taxi
Supergods: What Masked Vigilantes, Miraculous Mutants, and a Sun God from Smallville Can Teach Us about Being Human by Grant Morrison
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Habibi by Craig Thompson
Under the Banner of Heaven: A Story of Violent Faith Powells.com
Under the Banner of Heaven: A Story of Violent Faith by Jon Krakauer



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