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Honey for a Woman's Heart: Growing Your World Through Reading Great Books
Honey for a Woman's Heart: Growing Your World Through Reading Great Books
by Gladys Hunt
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A book to motivate women to establish good reading habits by exploring the joys of reading and to guide them to some of the best books available.... (read more)

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How Not to Write a Screenplay
How Not to Write a Screenplay
by Denny Martin Flinn
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Writing Down Your Soul: How to Activate and Listen to the Extraordinary Voice Within
Writing Down Your Soul: How to Activate and Listen to the Extraordinary Voice Within
by Janet Conner
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You could pray, or meditate, or dream, or visit a shaman, or a minister, or a hypnotherapist. With so many routes into inner consciousness, why write? Of all the ways to get in touch with God, as you understand God... to hear the small, still voice... (read more)

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Getting What You Came for: The Smart Student's Guide to Earning an M.A. or a PH.D.
Getting What You Came for: The Smart Student's Guide to Earning an M.A. or a PH.D.
by Robert L Peters
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Is graduate school right for you? Should you get a masters or a Ph.D.? How can you choose the best possible school? This classic guide helps students answer these vital questions and much more. It will also help graduate students finish in less time, for... (read more)

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Aspects of the Novel (55 Edition)
Aspects of the Novel (55 Edition)
by E.m. Forster
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A highly original and intelligent investigation of the novel from celebrated writer and “gentle genius” E. M. Forster   E. M. Forsters renowned guide to writing sparkles with wit and insight for contemporary writers and readers. With... (read more)

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The Art of the Epigraph: How Great Books Begin
The Art of the Epigraph: How Great Books Begin
by Rosemary Ahern
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For many book lovers, there is no more pleasing start to a book than a well-chosen epigraph. These intriguing quotations, sayings, and snippets of songs and poems do more than set the tone for the experience ahead: the epigraph informs us about the... (read more)

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The Hedonism Handbook
The Hedonism Handbook
by Michael Flocker
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In the age of Oprah, Dr. Phil, and countless other self-help disciplinarians, indulging in any kind of pleasurable pastime is on the brink of extinction. But it's not too late to revive those lost pleasures that make life worth living. The Hedonism... (read more)

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The Pocket Wadsworth Handbook (Cengage Advantage Books)
The Pocket Wadsworth Handbook (Cengage Advantage Books)
by Laurie G Kirszner
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This fifth edition of THE POCKET WADSWORTH HANDBOOK provides up-to-date, realistic advice for today's digital-age students. You will find it clearly written, thorough, easy to navigate, and indispensable for use in college courses and beyond.... (read more)

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More Book Lust: Recommended Reading for Every Mood, Moment, and Reason
More Book Lust: Recommended Reading for Every Mood, Moment, and Reason
by Nancy Pearl
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The response to Nancy Pearls surprise bestseller Book Lust was astounding: the Seattle librarian even became the model for the now-famous Librarian Action Figure. Readers everywhere welcomed Pearls encyclopedic but discerning filter on books worth... (read more)

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Hash House Lingo: The Slang of Soda Jerks, Short-Order Cooks, Bartenders, Waitresses, Carhops, and Other Denizens of Yesterday's Roadsid
Hash House Lingo: The Slang of Soda Jerks, Short-Order Cooks, Bartenders, Waitresses, Carhops, and Other Denizens of Yesterday's Roadsid
by Jack Smiley
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Originally published in 1941, this pocket-sized treasury preserves the language of diners and roadside restaurants during their golden age in the '30s and '40s. From "all hot" (baked potato) and "dog soup" (water) to "perk" (coffee) and "first lady... (read more)

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Sin and Syntax: How to Craft Wickedly Effective Prose
Sin and Syntax: How to Craft Wickedly Effective Prose
by Constance Hale
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Emily Post's Etiquette (Emily Post's Etiquette)
Emily Post's Etiquette (Emily Post's Etiquette)
by Peggy Post
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For the first time in its history, this American classic has been completely rewritten. Peggy Post gives us etiquette for today's times. Read by millions since the first edition was published in 1922, Emily Post — the most trusted name in etiquette &... (read more)

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The Half-Known World: On Writing Fiction
The Half-Known World: On Writing Fiction
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A rigorous examination of the workings of fiction by the novelist Robert Boswell, “one of America’s finest writers” (Tom Perrotta)  Robert Boswell has been writing, reading, and teaching literature for more than twenty years. In... (read more)

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Adventures in the Screen Trade
Adventures in the Screen Trade
by William Goldman
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"Nobody knows anything." William Goldman has given us these three simple words to sum up the backroom chatter and deal making that goes on between studio executives trying to figure out why one movie becomes a hit and another tanks. Of course there is no... (read more)

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Now Write! Mysteries: Suspense, Crime, Thriller, and Other Mystery Fiction Exercises From Today's Best Writers and Teachers (11 Edition)
Now Write! Mysteries: Suspense, Crime, Thriller, and Other Mystery Fiction Exercises From Today's Best Writers and Teachers (11 Edition)
by Sherry Ellis
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The essential handbook for writers of whodunits, techno- thrillers, cozies, and everything in between-featuring never-before- published personal writing exercises from some of today's bestselling and award-winning mystery writers. Now Write! Mysteries... (read more)

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Editors on Editing (3RD 93 Edition)
Editors on Editing (3RD 93 Edition)
by Gerald C. Gross
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Since 1962 Editors on Editing has been an indispensable guide for editors, would-be editors, and especially writers who want to understand the publishing process. Written by Americas most distinguished editors, these 38 essays will teach, inform, and... (read more)

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The American Heritage Book of English Usage: A Practical and Authoritative Guide to Contemporary English
The American Heritage Book of English Usage: A Practical and Authoritative Guide to Contemporary English
by American Heritage
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For the first time, the editors of the acclaimed American Heritage(R) Dictionary have applied their efforts to word usage as its own subject. The result is this practical guide that includes chapters on grammar, style, diction, gender, social groups... (read more)

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Why You Say It: The Fascinating Stories Behind Over 600 Everyday Words and Phrases
Why You Say It: The Fascinating Stories Behind Over 600 Everyday Words and Phrases
by Webb Garrison
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The Fascinating stories behind over 600 everyday words and phrases such as... Shindig - A veteran square dance caller will tell you that bruised shins result from the swigging feet of beginning dancers. A dance that leaves telltale marks on the lower... (read more)

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Writing Mysteries: A Handbook by the Mystery Writers of America
Writing Mysteries: A Handbook by the Mystery Writers of America
by Sue Grafton
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Here's your ticket to the greatest mystery-writing workshop ever In this extraordinary compilation, more than three dozen members of the Mystery Writers of America share insights and advice that can help make your writing dreams a reality. You'll learn... (read more)

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The Darwin Awards Next Evolution: Chlorinating the Gene Pool (Darwin Awards)
The Darwin Awards Next Evolution: Chlorinating the Gene Pool (Darwin Awards)
by Wendy Northcutt
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The latest installment of the hilarious New York Times bestselling phenomenon?more than 1.5 million copies sold! New York Times bestselling author Wendy Northcutt is back, asking, ?Have we evolved at all?? The answer: Not all of us. What crazy cocktail... (read more)

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