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  • The End of Your Life Book Club
    Will Schwalbe
    Paperback: 06/04/2013
     
    The inspiring story of a son and his dying mother, who form a "book club" that brings them together as her ...
  • The Great Northern Express : A Writer's Journey Home
    Howard F. Mosher
    Paperback: 03/05/2013
     
    From bestselling, nationally celebrated author Howard Frank Mosher, a wildly funny and deeply personal account...
  • Is That a Fish in Your Ear? : Translation and the Meaning of Everything
    David Bellos
    Paperback: 10/16/2012
     
    Funny and surprising on every page, Is That a Fish in Your Ear? offers readers new insight into the mystery of...
  • The Sound of a Wild Snail Eating : A True Story
    Elisabeth Tova Bailey
    Hardcover: 08/24/2010
     
    In a work that beautifully demonstrates the rewards of closely observing nature, Elisabeth Bailey shares an ...
  • Soldier's Heart : Reading Literature Through Peace and War at West Point
    Elizabeth D. Samet
    Paperback: 09/30/2008
     
    What does literature - particularly the literature of war - mean to a student who is likely to encounter its ...
  • Talking Hands : What Sign Language Reveals About the Mind
    Margalit Fox
    Paperback: 08/05/2008
     
    Imagine a village where everyone "speaks" sign language. Just such a village -- an isolated Bedouin community ...
  • The Bookseller of Kabul
    Asne Seierstad
    Paperback: 10/26/2004
     
    'An admirable, revealing portrait of daily life in a country that Washington claims to have liberated but ...

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