The Tony Hillerman Companion

The Tony Hillerman Companion

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ISBN Code : 9780061092152
Book Author : Martin H. Greenberg
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Total Pages : 409

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This guide to Hillermans art and the world it portrays offers fascinating revelations about the mans extraordinary life and work. Includes a detailed synopsis of each novel, concise sketches of every character, an extensive, never-before-published interview with Hillerman, and a timeline of the most important events in his life. 8-page photo insert. HC: HarperCollins.

Middletown, America: One Towns Passage from Trauma to Hope

Middletown, America: One Towns Passage from Trauma to Hope

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ISBN Code : 9781593552244
Book Author : Gail Sheehy
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Total Pages : 428

Middletown, America: One Towns Passage from Trauma to Hope Book Detail/ Review :

Fifty people never came home to Middletown, New Jersey after September 11th. Wall Street fathers, young Port Authority police, single working moms, the beloved coach of the championship girls traveling basketball team. Three toddlers in one church pre-school lost their daddies. Dozens of widows, young and beautiful girls in their 20s and 30s, some still nursing newborns, w

The Unabridged Journals of Sylvia Plath

The Unabridged Journals of Sylvia Plath

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Book Author : Sylvia Plath
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Total Pages : 385

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First U.S. PublicationA major literary event--the complete, uncensored journals of Sylvia Plath, published in their entirety for the first time.Sylvia Plaths journals were originally published in 1982 in a heavily abridged version authorized by Plaths husband, Ted Hughes. This new edition is an exact and complete transcription of the diaries Plath kept during the last tw

Night(The Night Trilogy 1)

Night(The Night Trilogy 1)

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ISBN Code : 9780553208078
Book Author : Elie Wiesel
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Total Pages : 214

Night(The Night Trilogy 1) Book Detail/ Review :

Night is Elie Wiesels masterpiece, a candid, horrific, and deeply poignant autobiographical account of his survival as a teenager in the Nazi death camps. This new translation by Marion Wiesel, Elies wife and frequent translator, presents this seminal memoir in the language and spirit truest to the authors original intent. And in a substantive new preface, Elie reflects

The Emperor

The Emperor

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ISBN Code : 9780141188034
Book Author : Ryszard Kapuscinski
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Total Pages : 536

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After the deposition of Haile Selassie in 1974, which ended the ancient rule of the Abyssinian monarchy, Ryszard Kapuscinski travelled to Ethiopia and sought out surviving courtiers to tell their stories. Here, their eloquent and ironic voices depict the lavish, corrupt world they had known - from the rituals, hierarchies and intrigues at court to the vagaries of a ruler w

Quilled Flowers: A Garden of 35 Paper Projects

Quilled Flowers: A Garden of 35 Paper Projects

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ISBN Code : 9781454701200
Book Author : Alli Bartkowski
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Total Pages : 594

Quilled Flowers: A Garden of 35 Paper Projects Book Detail/ Review :

Paper quilling--rolling and shaping thin strips of paper to create decorative effects--meets the popular art of flower crafting in 35 simple, yet engaging projects. Alli Bartkowski, one of the leading experts of quilling, presents a bouquet of bloom-inspired items in this springtime-hued collection. She explains how to form basic quilled shapes, roses, loops, and many othe

Mindfulness at Work

Mindfulness at Work

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Book Author : Stephen McKenzie
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Total Pages : 543

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O Encantador: Nabokov e a Felicidade

O Encantador: Nabokov e a Felicidade

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Book Author : Lila Azam Zanganeh
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Total Pages : 373

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�Uma resposta entusiasmada a alegria que inspirou toda a arte de Nabokov.� � Salman Rushdie�O encantador e, em sua forma sutil e leve, um triunfo; e uma obra que consegue dizer coisas interessantes sobre Nabokov e ao mesmo tempo se manter fiel ao seu proprio espirito artistico.� � The Guardian, Reino Unido�Ha uma alegria contagiante, uma paisagem de descobertas iluminadas.

Imperial Eyes: Studies in Travel Writing and Transculturation

Imperial Eyes: Studies in Travel Writing and Transculturation

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ISBN Code : 9780415060950
Book Author : Mary Louise Pratt
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Total Pages : 533

Imperial Eyes: Studies in Travel Writing and Transculturation Book Detail/ Review :

Studies in colonial and exploration discourse have identified the enormous significance of travel writing as an ideological apparatus of Empire. The study of travel writing has, however, tended to remain either naively celebratory, or dismissive, treating texts as symptoms of imperial ideologies. Imperial Eyes explores European travel and exploration writing, in conjunctio

The Devil & Sherlock Holmes: Tales of Murder, Madness & Obsession

The Devil & Sherlock Holmes: Tales of Murder, Madness & Obsession

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ISBN Code : 9781847378859
Book Author : David Grann
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Total Pages : 432

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The Devil and Sherlock Holmes An investigative odyssey from Samuel Johnson-shortlisted author David Grann to unravel twelve great, real-life mysteries Full description

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