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Why We Write About Ourselves: Excerpt by Pat Conroy

Why We Write About Ourselves: Excerpt by Pat Conroy

  WHY WE WRITE ABOUT OURSELVES, TWENTY MEMOIRISTS ON WHY THEY EXPOSE THEMSELVES (AND OTHERS) IN THE NAME OF LITERATURE is the latest collection edited by Meredith Maran. The book features twenty well-known authors candidly disclosing the origins of their memoirs. In...

21-Day Tummy Diet Cookbook

21-Day Tummy Diet Cookbook

21-Day Tummy Diet Cookbook, Liz Vaccariello, Readers Digest-150 all-new quick and easy recipes to help you extend and maintain the 21-Day Tummy Diet.

The Relic Master by Christopher Buckley

The Relic Master by Christopher Buckley

The Relic Master, Christopher Buckley, Simon & Schuster-The year is 1517. Dismas is a relic hunter: one who procures “authentic” religious relics for wealthy and influential clients. His two most important patrons are Frederick the Wise, Elector of Saxony and soon-to-be Cardinal Albrecht of Mainz.

A Backpack, A Bear, and Eight Crates of Vodka

A Backpack, A Bear, and Eight Crates of Vodka

A Backpack, A Bear and Eight Crates of Vodka, Lev Golinkin, Anchor Books–When Lev Golinkin and his Jewish family escaped the Russian-dominated eastern Ukraine city of Kharkov in 1990, they were allowed to take only a few possessions. Nine-year-old Lev chose to take his stuffed bear and a backpack.

The Night Clock by Paul Meloy

The Night Clock by Paul Meloy

The Night Clock, Paul Meloy, Solaris–An incredible debut novel that will move and terrify you, as reality itself is threatened by a world just beyond our own. And still the Night Clock ticks…

Prisoners of Geography by Tim Marshall

Prisoners of Geography by Tim Marshall

Prisoners of Geography, Ten Maps That Explain Everything About the World, Tim Marshall, Scribner–In the bestselling tradition of Why Nations Fail and The Revenge of Geography, an award-winning journalist uses ten maps of crucial regions to explain the geo-political strategies of the world powers.