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Me Talk Pretty One Day by David Sedaris
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Category: SECONDHAND BOOKS
A recent transplant to Paris, humorist David Sedaris, bestselling author of "Naked", presents a collection of his strongest work yet, including the title story about his hilarious attempt to learn French. A number one national bestseller now in paperback.
The Idea of Home by Geraldine Brooks
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For the Boyer Lecture 2011, best-selling author and journalist Geraldine Brooks tackles the topic of The Idea of Home. Drawing on her personal experience from being an adolescent pen pal to being a foreign correspondent in some of the world's most dangerous countries to being a writer of several award w ...Show more
Mr. Personality - Profiles and Talk-Pieces by Mark Singer
A collection of the author's journalistic pieces from The New Yorker, including his profiles and Talk of the Town pieces. They consist of comic explorations of the madder ranges of American citizenship. Singer's first book, Funny Money, was published in 1985.
Encounters and Destinies - A Farewell to Europe by Stefan Zweig; Will Stone (Translator)
A new collection of essays by Stefan Zweig: tributes to the great artists and thinkers of the Europe of his day Stefan Zweig was one of the twentieth century's greatest authors and a tireless champion of freedom, tolerance and friendship across borders. Encounters and Destinies collects his most impassi ...Show more
Arguably by Christopher Hitchens
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Category: SECONDHAND BOOKS | Reading Level: very good
He raises hackles or receives resounding cheers, he's loved or hated but never ignored. Christopher Hitchens is possibly the most provocative writer of our time, fearless and forthright with no subject off limits. This volume of essays spans a remarkable four decades of writing. From early articles in t ...Show more
The Medicine: A Doctor's Notes by Karen Hitchcock
What happens when a doctor kills a patient? Are GPs overprescribing antidepressants? Does 'female Viagra' work? What role can psychedelics and cannabis play in treating pain? What is sickness, and how much of it is in our heads? In The Medicine, Dr Karen Hitchcock takes us to the frontlines of everyday ...Show more
Writing the Circle - Native Women of Western Canada, an Anthology by Jeanne Perreault (Compiled by); Sylvia Vance (Editor); Gloria Bird (Introduction by); Emma LaRocque (Preface by)
Category: SECONDHAND BOOKS
Stories, poetry, essays, and biographical pieces from western and northwestern Canadian Native women make available seldom-heard voices of strength, resolution, anger, sorrow, wit, laughter, and tenderness.