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Ask Me: 100 Essential Poems of William Stafford
Ask Me: 100 Essential Poems of William Stafford
by WIlliam Stafford and Kim Stafford
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“In our time there has been no poet who revived human hearts and spirits more convincingly than William Stafford.” —Naomi Shihab Nye Some time when the river is ice ask me mistakes I have made. Ask me whether what I have done is my... (read more)

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True Love: 24 Surprising Stories of Animal Affection
True Love: 24 Surprising Stories of Animal Affection
by Rachel Buchholz
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This perfect National Geographic Valentine's Day gift is filled with uplifting true love stories from the animal kingdom and heartwarming accounts of animal emotions, friendships, romance, sibling and parent-child love. Author Rachel Buchholz, a longtime... (read more)

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The Disaster Artist: My Life Inside The Room, the Greatest Bad Movie Ever Made
The Disaster Artist: My Life Inside The Room, the Greatest Bad Movie Ever Made
by Greg Sestero and Tom Bissell
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The hilarious and inspiring story of how a mysterious misfit got past every roadblock in the Hollywood system to achieve success on his own terms: a $6 million cinematic catastrophe called The Room. Nineteen-year-old Greg Sestero met Tommy Wiseau at an... (read more)

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Dog Songs: Thirty-Five Dog Songs and One Essay
Dog Songs: Thirty-Five Dog Songs and One Essay
by Mary Oliver
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A New York Times bestselling collection of new and favorite poems, celebrating the dogs that have enriched the poets world. Beloved by her readers, special to the poets own heart, Mary Oliver's dog poems offer a special window into her world. Dog Songs... (read more)

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Vader's Little Princess (Star Wars)
Vader's Little Princess (Star Wars)
by Jeffrey Brown
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In this irresistibly funny follow-up to the breakout bestseller Darth Vader™ and Son, Vader — Sith Lord and leader of the Galactic Empire — now faces the trials, joys, and mood swings of raising his daughter Leia as she grows from a... (read more)

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Shake
Shake
by Carli Davidson
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It's said that when dogs take wagging to a full body shudder, they become refreshed and ready to begin again. Carli Davidson's delightful assortment of canines photographed while caught in the act reminds us once again why we love these critters so.... (read more)

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The True Secret of Writing: Connecting Life with Language
The True Secret of Writing: Connecting Life with Language
by Natalie Goldberg
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Sit. Walk. Write. These are the barest bones of Natalie Goldberg’s revolutionary writing and life practice, presented here in book form for the first time. The True Secret of Writing provides a whole new method of writing that Goldberg developed... (read more)

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Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen
Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen
by Christopher McDougall
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Born to Run is the one of those books you just can't keep to yourself. In fact, it's probably the one title I've recommended more than any other in the last two years. It has a little bit of everything: adventure, travel, history, science, and sport, all... (read more)

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O, What a Luxury: Verses Lyrical, Vulgar, Pathetic and Profound
O, What a Luxury: Verses Lyrical, Vulgar, Pathetic and Profound
by Garrison Keillor
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O What a Luxury: Verses Lyrical, Vulgar, Pathetic and Profound is the first poetry collection written by Garrison Keillor, the celebrated radio host of A Prairie Home Companion. Although he has edited several anthologies of his favorite poems, this... (read more)

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Legends of the Blues [With CD (Audio)]
Legends of the Blues [With CD (Audio)]
by William Stout
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Robert Johnson, Ma Rainey, Billie Holiday, Howlin Wolf, Bessie Smith, Muddy Waters—say their names out loud and you can just hear the blues. Now, acclaimed artist William Stout visualizes these artists and their music with 100 stunning portraits... (read more)

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At Home: A Short History of Private Life
At Home: A Short History of Private Life
by Bill Bryson
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There is nothing on this planet that Bryson cannot make fascinating. In his hands, exploring the minutiae of his house becomes an adventure. (Granted, his house is a Victorian vicarage in Norfolk, England.) At Home is a joyful, chatty dip into the... (read more)

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Raven Girl
Raven Girl
by Audrey Niffenegger
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Once there was a Postman who fell in love with a Raven. So begins the tale of a postman who encounters a fledgling raven while on the edge of his route and decides to bring her home. The unlikely couple falls in love and conceives a child — an... (read more)

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Chaser: Unlocking the Genius of the Dog Who Knows a Thousand Words
Chaser: Unlocking the Genius of the Dog Who Knows a Thousand Words
by John W Pilley
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Chaser has a way with words. Along with basic nouns like house and tree, she knows the names of more than one thousand toys and can retrieve any of them on command. Now she and her owner, retired psychologist John Pilley, are tackling sentences with... (read more)

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Turn Left at the Trojan Horse: A Would-Be Hero's American Odyssey
Turn Left at the Trojan Horse: A Would-Be Hero's American Odyssey
by Brad Herzog
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A modern-day Odysseus, Herzog plunges into a solo cross-country search for insight. With middle age bearing down on him, he takes stock: How has he measured up to his own youthful aspirations? In contemporary America, what is a life well lived? What is a... (read more)

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Zelda's Moments with Mom: Memories a Mother Never Forgets (Zelda)
Zelda's Moments with Mom: Memories a Mother Never Forgets (Zelda)
by Carol Gardner
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Judging from the runaway hit the best-selling Zelda Wisdom series has become, it's clear that English bulldogs possess a mug that many more than just a mother could love. Now Zelda shares her wisdom on mothers in Zelda's Moments with Mom, a wonderful... (read more)

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Candy: A Century of Panic and Pleasure
Candy: A Century of Panic and Pleasure
by Samira Kawash
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For most Americans, candy is an uneasy pleasure, eaten with side helpings of guilt and worry. Yet candy accounts for only 6 percent of the added sugar in the American diet. And at least its honest about what it is—a processed food, eaten for... (read more)

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We've Always Had Paris... and Provence: A Scrapbook of Our Life in France
We've Always Had Paris... and Provence: A Scrapbook of Our Life in France
by Patricia Wells
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For more than a quarter century, Patricia Wells, who has long been recognized as the leading American authority on French food, and her husband, Walter, have lived the life in France that many of us have often fantasized about. In this delightful memoir... (read more)

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