Kathy

Genres: Historical Fiction, Nature, Poetry, History, Gardening, Short Stories

Favorite Authors: Terry Tempest Williams, Ann Patchett, Wendell Berry, Wallace Stegner

Favorite Books: Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte, To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee, Birds of America by Lorrie Moore,Angle of Repose by Wallace Stegner, Crossing to Safety by Wallace Stegner

 

The Ministry of Utmost Happiness Cover Image
$28.95
ISBN: 9781524733155
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - June 6th, 2017

New York Times Best Seller
Longlisted for the Man Booker Prize


Whereas: Poems Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781555977672
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Published: Graywolf Press - March 7th, 2017

Finalist for the National Book Award for Poetry


Trell Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780763692759
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Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - September 12th, 2017

From the co-author of Black Mass comes a gripping YA novel inspired by the true story of a young man's false imprisonment for murder -- and those who fought to free him.


Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780674660342
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Published: Harvard University Press - April 11th, 2016

All wars are fought twice, the first time on the battlefield, the second time in memory. From the author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel The Sympathizer comes a searching exploration of the conflict Americans call the Vietnam War and Vietnamese call the American War--a conflict that lives on in the collective memory of both nations.


Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher: The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780544102767
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Published: Mariner Books - August 6th, 2013


Five-Carat Soul Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780735216693
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Published: Riverhead Books - September 26th, 2017

"A pinball machine zinging with sharp dialogue, breathtaking plot twists and naughty humor... McBride at his brave and joyous best." --New York Times Book Review

Exciting new fiction from James McBride, the first since his National Book Award-winning novel The Good Lord Bird.


My Absolute Darling Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780735211179
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Published: Riverhead Books - August 29th, 2017

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
ONE OF THE WASHINGTON POST'S MOST NOTABLE BOOKS OF 2017
AN AMAZON.COM BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR
A BUSINESS INSIDER BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR

"Impossible to put down." --NPR


Little Fires Everywhere Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780735224292
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Published: Penguin Press - September 12th, 2017

The instant New York Times bestseller

Entertainment Weekly's #1 Must-Read Book for Fall * Reese Witherspoon's Book Club Selection * #1 Library Reads Pick * September IndieNext Pick


Grace Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780316316309
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Published: Little Brown and Company - July 11th, 2017

A sweeping, Dickensian story of a young girl on a life-changing journey across nineteenth-century Ireland on the eve of the Great Famine
A Paris Review Staff Pick


Memory's Last Breath: Field Notes on My Dementia Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780316502627
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Published: Hachette Books - June 13th, 2017

"For anyone facing dementia, Saunders'] words are truly enlightening.... Inspiring lessons about living and thriving with dementia."---Maria Shriver, NBC's Today Show


Saints for All Occasions Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780307959577
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - May 9th, 2017

A NATIONAL BESTSELLER

"This year's best book about family." --Ron Charles, The Washington Post

A sweeping, unforgettable novel from The New York Times best-selling author of Maine, about the hope, sacrifice, and love between two sisters and the secret that drives them apart.


Quiet Until the Thaw Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9780735223349
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Published: Penguin Press - June 27th, 2017

The debut novel from the bestselling author of Don't Let's Go to the Dogs Tonight and Leaving Before the Rains Come.


American Nations: A History of the Eleven Rival Regional Cultures of North America Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143122029
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Published: Penguin Books - September 25th, 2012

- A New Republic Best Book of the Year - The Globalist Top Books of the Year - Winner of the Maine Literary Award for Non-fiction -

Particularly relevant in understanding who voted for who in this presidential election year, this is an endlessly fascinating look at American regionalism and the eleven "nations" that continue to shape North America


Word by Word: The Secret Life of Dictionaries Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781101870945
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Published: Pantheon Books - March 14th, 2017

Do you have strong feelings about the word "irregardless"? Have you ever tried to define the word "is"? Brimming with intelligence and personality, this vastly entertaining account of how dictionaries are made is a must-read for word mavens.


Never Caught: The Washingtons' Relentless Pursuit of Their Runaway Slave, Ona Judge Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781501126390
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Published: Atria Books - February 7th, 2017

Finalist for the National Book Award for Nonfiction