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Roads to Quoz: An American Mosey
Roads to Quoz: An American Mosey
by William L Heat Moon
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Heat-Moon's accounts of his journeys along the byways of the United States are captivating classics. Now, with Roads to Quoz, he revisits the back roads of our country, making yet another well-told American journey.... (read more)

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True Notebooks: A Writer's Year at Juvenile Hall
True Notebooks: A Writer's Year at Juvenile Hall
by Mark Salzman
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"In this important and powerful book, Salzman invites us inside LA's Central Juvenile Hall where he teaches a writing class for violent juvenile offenders. Through classroom conversations and through the boys' own writing we get an overwhelming and... (read more)

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Citrus County (McSweeney's Rectangulars)
Citrus County (McSweeney's Rectangulars)
by John Brandon
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John Brandon's dazzling and dark novel quickly draws you inside a world of characters that both repel and intrigue. Coupled with his rich imagination and wit, Citrus County is an entertaining and admirable read.... (read more)

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A Visit to Don Otavio: A Traveller's Tale from Mexico
A Visit to Don Otavio: A Traveller's Tale from Mexico
by Sybille Bedford
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A classic in travel writing now re-published, this delightful chronicle of Bedford's journeys through Mexico following World War II wonderfully captures the landscape and people of this vast country. Moreover, in florid yet engaging prose, Bedford... (read more)

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The Naked Olympics: The True Story of the Ancient Games
The Naked Olympics: The True Story of the Ancient Games
by Tony Perrottet
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Can't attend the Olympics this summer? Then travel back more than 2000 years to experience the original Greek games in all their glory and squalor. Fascinatingly detailed, Perrottet's writing brings the scene to life, vividly depicting what it was like... (read more)

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Over the Edge of the World Magellans Terrifying Circumnavigation of the Globe
Over the Edge of the World Magellans Terrifying Circumnavigation of the Globe
by Laurence Bergreen
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American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer
American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer
by Kai Bird and Martin J. Sherwin
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From Here, You Can't See Paris: Seasons of a French Village and Its Restaurant
From Here, You Can't See Paris: Seasons of a French Village and Its Restaurant
by Michael S Sanders
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The White Tiger
The White Tiger
by Aravind Adiga
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A remarkable first novel, ingeniously written in the form of a letter to the Chinese premier soon to visit India, Adiga's dark yet witty debut brings to Western readers the tense drama of a developing country and a character caught up in corruption and... (read more)

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The Indifferent Stars Above: The Harrowing Saga of a Donner Party Bride (Large Print)
The Indifferent Stars Above: The Harrowing Saga of a Donner Party Bride (Large Print)
by Daniel James Brown
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History at its finest! Brown uses great skill, detail, and atmosphere to dust off the story of the Donner party in this enthralling read. High adventure, suspense, and drama combine with tragedy to make this outstanding work as readable as a novel.... (read more)

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