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A Little More About Me

By: Pam Houston

Price: $10.48

Publisher: Washington Press Square: 1999

Seller ID: 0127454

ISBN: 0743406338

Condition: Very good


"The road I've taken these five years has been a long and twisted one, " writes Pam Houston in the first piece of this stirring collection. That journey takes the acclaimed author of "Cowboys Are My Weakness" and "Waltzing the Cat" across five continents, through forty whitewater rivers, over three thousand miles of backcountry hiking trails, on more than four hundred planes. But whatever her destination -- the Alaskan outback or the mountains of Bhutan -- these are the starting points for her personal emotional journey. Through her stories we meet some good dogs, a few good men, and the ... View more info

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I'm With The Band

By: Pamela Des Barres

Price: $8.48

Publisher: Chicago Review Press: 2005

Seller ID: 0121498

ISBN: 1556525893

Condition: Good


The stylish, exuberant, and remarkably sweet confession of one of the most famous groupies of the 1960s and 70s is back in print in this new edition that includes an afterword on the author's last 15 years of adventures. As soon as she graduated from high school, Pamela Des Barres headed for the Sunset Strip, where she knocked on rock stars' backstage doors and immersed herself in the drugs, danger, and ecstasy of the freewheeling 1960s. Over the next 10 years she had affairs with Mick Jagger, Jimmy Page, Keith Moon, Waylon Jennings, Chris Hillman, Noel Redding, and Jim Morrison, among others.... View more info

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A Royal Duty

By: Paul Burrell

Price: $7.99

Publisher: W. W. Norton: 2003

Seller ID: 0020249

ISBN: 0399151729

Condition: Very good


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Nurse

By: Peggy Anderson

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Berkley Books: 1983

Seller ID: 0131795

Condition: Fair


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Toujours Provence

By: Peter Mayle

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Vintage Books: 1992

Seller ID: 0037230

ISBN: 0679736042

Condition: Good


NATIONAL BESTSELLERTaking up where his beloved "A Year in Provence" leaves off, Peter Mayle offers us another funny, beautifully (and deliciously) evocative book about life in Provence. With tales only one who lives there could know--of finding gold coins while digging in the garden, of indulging in sumptuous feasts at truck stops--and with characters introduced with great affection and wit--the gendarme fallen from grace, the summer visitors ever trying the patience of even the most genial Provencaux, the straightforward dog "Boy"--"Toujours Provence" is a heart-warming portrait of a place wh... View more info

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A Year In Provence

By: Peter Mayle

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Vintage: 2010

Seller ID: 0033205

ISBN: 0679731148

Condition: Good


National Bestseller In this witty and warm-hearted account, Peter Mayle tells what it is like to realize a long-cherished dream and actually move into a 200-year-old stone farmhouse in the remote country of the Luberon with his wife and two large dogs. He endures January's frosty mistral as it comes howling down the Rhone Valley, discovers the secrets of goat racing through the middle of town, and delights in the glorious regional cuisine. A Year in Provence transports us into all the earthy pleasures of Provencal life and lets us live vicariously at a tempo governed by seasons, not by ... View more info

The Spivey Assaignment

By: Philip Rosenberg

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Holt: 1979

Seller ID: 0110078

Condition: Good


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Orange Is the New Black

By: Piper Kerman

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Spiegel: 2013

Seller ID: 0115880

ISBN: 0812986180

Condition: Good


NOW A NETFLIX ORIGINAL SERIES - #1 "NEW YORK TIMES "BESTSELLER With a career, a boyfriend, and a loving family, Piper Kerman barely resembles the reckless young woman who delivered a suitcase of drug money ten years before. But that past has caught up with her. Convicted and sentenced to fifteen months at the infamous federal correctional facility in Danbury, Connecticut, the well-heeled Smith College alumna is now inmate #11187-424--one of the millions of people who disappear "down the rabbit hole" of the American penal system. From her first strip search to her final release, Kerman lea... View more info

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Teach Like Your Hair's on Fire

By: Rafe Esquith

Price: $9.25

Publisher: Penguin: 2007

Seller ID: 0121775

ISBN: 0143112864

Condition: Very good


Read Rafe Esquith's posts on the Penguin Blog. "The New York Times" bestseller that is revolutionizing the way Americans educate their kids-"Rafe Esquith is a genius and a saint" ("The New York Times") Perhaps the most famous fifth-grade teacher in America, Rafe Esquith has won numerous awards and even honorary citizenship in the British Empire for his outstandingly successful methods. In his Los Angeles public school classroom, he helps impoverished immigrant children understand Shakespeare, play Vivaldi, and become happy, self-confident people. This bestseller gives any teacher or p... View more info

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Diary Of An Undocumented Immigrant

By: Ramon Tianguis" Perez"

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Arte Publico Press: 1991

Seller ID: 0083675

ISBN: 1558850325

Condition: Good


This highly literate and engrossing autobiographical account of survival as a "wetback" or "mojado", to use the author's own words, affords the reader an unexpurgated look at the United States, its economy and culture from the perspective of that so often maligned and misunderstood immigrant: the undocumented worker. View more info

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The Last Lecture

By: Randy Pausch

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Hyperion: 2008

Seller ID: 0076613

ISBN: 1401323251

Condition: Very good


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Fatal Storm

By: Rob Mundle

Price: $7.99

Publisher: McGraw-Hill: 1999

Seller ID: 0101597

ISBN: 0071356983

Condition: Good


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Zen And the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance

By: Robert M Pirsig

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Bantam: 1984

Seller ID: 0019649

ISBN: 0553277472

Condition: Good


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The Taliban Don't Wave

By: Robert Semrau

Price: $13.98

Publisher: Wiley: 2012

Seller ID: 0125979

ISBN: 1118261186

Condition: Very good


Captain Robert Semrau's military trial made international headlines--a Canadian soldier serving in Afghanistan arrested for allegedly killing a grievously wounded Taliban soldier in the field. The trial and its outcome are a matter of public record. What you are about to read about the tour of duty that inspired this book is not.What you are about to read is an emotionally draining and mind-snapping firsthand account of war on the ground in Afghanistan. It's raw and explosive. Names have been changed to protect the brave and not so brave alike. What you are about to read is an account... View more info

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Mars on Earth - The Adventures of Space Pioneers in the High Arctic

By: Robert Zubrin

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Penguin: 2004

Seller ID: 0127936

ISBN: 1585423505

Condition: Good


The dramatic story of a band of space pioneers, who simulated a mission to the Red Planet in the most desolate regions on Earth. Here is the incredible true story of a group of determined space voyagers who wouldn't wait for the space program to catch up with them. From 1999 to 2002, the stalwarts of the Mars Society undertook a virtual exploration of Mars in the most isolated spots on Earth, where they replicated and studied the real-life challenges of exploring the Red Planet. View more info

The Lovers

By: Rod Nordland

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Harper Collins: 2016

Seller ID: 0123141

ISBN: 0062465767

Condition: Good


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The Boys Of Summer

By: Roger Kahn

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Harper: 2006

Seller ID: 0137523

ISBN: 0060883960

Condition: Good


This is a book about young men who learned to play baseball during the 1930s and 1940s, and then went on to play for one of the most exciting major-league ball clubs ever fielded, the team that broke the color barrier with Jackie Robinson. It is a book by and about a sportswriter who grew up near Ebbets Field, and who had the good fortune in the 1950s to cover the Dodgers for the Herald Tribune. This is a book about what happened to Jackie, Carl Erskine, Pee Wee Reese, and the others when their glory days were behind them. In short, it is a book about America, about fathers and sons, prejud... View more info

Great Shark Stories

By: Ron Taylor

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Bantam: 1978

Seller ID: 0076175

ISBN: 0553124250

Condition: Good


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A Search For The Truth

By: Ruth Montgomery

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Fawcett: 1982

Seller ID: 0068409

ISBN: 0449245306

Condition: Good


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Republic Of Fear: The Inside Story Of Saddam's Iraq

By: Samir Al-khalil

Price: $8.75

Publisher: Pantheon Books: 1989

Seller ID: 0082451

ISBN: 067973502X

Condition: Good


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