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Book Sense Picks
2004 November


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A Thousand Days in Tuscany: A Bittersweet Adventure
A Thousand Days in Tuscany: A Bittersweet Adventure
by Marlena De Blasi
Publisher Comments
American chef Marlena de Blasi and her Venetian husband, Fernando, married rather late in life. In search of the rhythms of country living, the couple moves to a barely renovated former stable in Tuscany with no phone, no central heating, and something... (read more)

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Something Dangerous
Something Dangerous
by Penny Vincenzi
Publisher Comments
- Publication of Something Dangerous coincides with the paperback publication of Penny Vincenzi's No Angel, which began the family saga - No Angel was a main selection of the Literary Guild and a Book Sense 76 pick - No Angel was a Romantic Times Editors... (read more)

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Killing the Buddha: A Heretic's Bible
Killing the Buddha: A Heretic's Bible
by Peter Manseau and Jeff Sharlet
Publisher Comments
For the majority of Americans a background in some sort of religion is a given, whether they have chosen to embrace, redefine, or completely reject the teachings of childhood. In this highly evocative work, Peter Manseau and Jeff Sharlet manage to do all... (read more)

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A Perfect Divorce
A Perfect Divorce
by Avery Corman
Publisher Comments
Karen and Rob are the well-intentioned parents of a teenage son, Tommy, who believe they can avoid the emotional fallout of their failed two-career marriage. Both are successful individuals who have pursued other personal relationships since their... (read more)

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Confessions of a Teen Sleuth: A Parody
Confessions of a Teen Sleuth: A Parody
by Chelsea Cain and Lia Miternique
Publisher Comments
"If you are reading this, then I am gone and this manuscript, per my instruction, has been delivered to the writer Chelsea Cain for publication as she sees fit..." America's favorite girl detective is back to set the record straight. According to our... (read more)

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True Cross
True Cross
by T R Pearson
Publisher Comments
Infused with his trademark blend of high humor and pensive melancholy, T. R. Pearson once again delivers a richly comic and darkly illuminating tale that reveals the basest of human emotions. A vivid portrayal of small-town life in the American South... (read more)

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ADA Blackjack: A True Story of Survival in the Arctic
ADA Blackjack: A True Story of Survival in the Arctic
by Jennifer Niven
Publisher Comments
Now in paperback, the gripping and inspiring tale of a woman's survival alone in the Arctic. In 1921, four men and one woman ventured deep into the Arctic. Two years later, only one returned. When 23-year-old Inuit Ada Blackjack signed on as a seamstress... (read more)

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Double Shot (Goldy Bear Culinary Mysteries)
Double Shot (Goldy Bear Culinary Mysteries)
by Diane Mott Davidson
Publisher Comments
New York Times bestselling author Diane Mott Davidson has taken readers by storm with clever mysteries filled with tantalizing plots and mouthwatering recipes. In her twelfth novel — her tastiest tale yet — the ingenious storyteller whips up a... (read more)

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The Last Duel: A True Story of Crime, Scandal, and Trial by Combat in Medieval France
The Last Duel: A True Story of Crime, Scandal, and Trial by Combat in Medieval France
by Eric Jager
Publisher Comments
In 1386, a few days after Christmas, a massive crowd gathered at a Parisian monastery to witness what would become the nation’s final trial by combat: a court-ordered duel intended to let God determine which of two men was telling the truth. The... (read more)

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Garbo Laughs
Garbo Laughs
by Elizabeth Hay
Publisher Comments
This is a novel about movie love. Set in Ottawa in the 1990s, it is the quixotic tale of tall, thin Harriet Browning, inflamed by the movies she was deprived of as a child. Harriet is a woman so saturated with the movies, seen repeatedly and swallowed... (read more)

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The Pacific and Other Stories
The Pacific and Other Stories
by Mark Helprin
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Banishing Verona: A Novel
Banishing Verona: A Novel
by Margot Livesey
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