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  • Levels of Life
    Julian Barnes
    Paperback: 07/01/2014
     
    Julian Barnes's new book is about ballooning, photography, love and grief; about putting two things, and two ...
  • The Patagonian Hare : A Memoir
    Claude Lanzmann
    Paperback: 06/11/2013
     
    In these pages, Lanzmann composes a hymn to life that flows from memory yet has the rhythm of a novel, as ...
  • Losing My Cool : How a Father's Love and 15,000 Books Beat Hip-hop Culture
    Thomas Chatterton Williams
    Paperback: 04/26/2011
     
    A pitch-perfect account of how hip-hop culture drew in the author and how his father drew him out again - with...
  • 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 ...
  • Dog Years : A Memoir
    Mark Doty
    Paperback: 04/01/2008
     
    When Mark Doty decides to adopt a dog as a companion for his dying partner, he brings home Beau, a golden ...

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