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  • Darwin : A Life in Poems
    Ruth Padel
    Paperback: 10/09/2012
     
    This remarkable book brings us an intimate and moving interpretation of the life and work of Charles Darwin,...
  • Message from an Unknown Chinese Mother : Stories of Loss and Love
    Xue Xinran
    Paperback: 03/06/2012
     
    Message from an Unknown Chinese Mother is powered by love and by heartbreak and will stay with readers long ...
  • I'm Looking Through You : Growing Up Haunted
    Jennifer Finney Boylan
    Paperback: 10/21/2008
     
    From the bestselling author of She's Not There comes another buoyant, unforgettable memoir—I'm Looking ...
  • A Long Way Gone : Memoirs of a Boy Soldier
    Ishmael Beah
    Paperback: 08/05/2008
     
    The devastating story of war through the eyes of a child soldier. Beah tells how, at the age of twelve, he ...
  • Enrique's Journey
    Sonia Nazario
    Paperback: 01/02/2007
     
    A true story from award-winning journalist Sonia Nazario recounting the odyssey of a Honduran boy who braves ...

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