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  • Mister Owita's Guide to Gardening : How I Learned the Unexpected Joy of a Green Thumb and an Open Heart
    Carol Wall
    Hardcover: 03/04/2014
     
    A true story of a unique friendship between two people who had nothing - and ultimately everything - in ...
  • Out of the Woods : A Memoir of Wayfinding
    Lynn Darling
    Hardcover: 01/07/2014
     
    Combining the soul-baring insight of Wild, the profound wisdom of Shop Class as Soulcraft, and the adventurous...
  • Crazy Brave : A Memoir
    Joy Harjo
    Paperback: 07/29/2013
     
    In this transcendent memoir, grounded in tribal myth and ancestry, music and poetry, Joy Harjo, one of our ...
  • Flight Behavior
    Barbara Kingsolver
    Paperback: 06/04/2013
     
    Flight Behavior takes on one of the most contentious subjects of our time: climate change. With a deft and ...
  • 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 ...
  • King Peggy : An American Secretary, Her Royal Destiny, and the Inspiring Story of How She Changed an African Village
    Peggielene Bartels, Eleanor Herman
    Paperback: 02/12/2013
     
    The charming real-life fairy tale of an American secretary who discovers she has been chosen king of an ...
  • The Girl Who Fell to Earth : A Memoir
    Sophia Al-Maria
    Paperback: 11/27/2012
     
    The Girl Who Fell to Earth heralds the arrival of an electric new talent and takes us on the most personal of ...

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