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Genres: Fiction, Classics, Cooking & Nature

Favorite Books: East of Eden, The Wall, Harry Potter, Weekend Baker, Chez Panisse Fruits and Veggies, Big Rock Candy Mountain, Anne of Green Gables

 

 

The Road to Little Dribbling: Adventures of an American in Britain Cover Image
$28.95
ISBN: 9780385539289
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Published: Doubleday Books - January 19th, 2016

A loving and hilarious if occasionally spiky valentine to Bill Bryson's adopted country, Great Britain. Prepare for total joy and multiple episodesof unseemly laughter.

Twenty years ago, Bill Bryson went on a trip around Britain to discover and celebrate that green and pleasant land.


A Brief History of Time Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780553380163
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Published: Bantam Books - August 31st, 1998

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER


Listening Woman Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780061967764
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Published: HarperTorch - May 25th, 2010

The blind shaman called Listening Woman speaks of witches and restless spirits, of supernatural evil unleashed. But Lieutenant Joe Leaphorn of the Navajo Tribal Police is sure the monster who savagely slaughtered an old man and a teenage girl was human. The solution to a horrific crime is buried somewhere in a dead man's secrets and in the shocking events of a hundred years past.


Russia: A 1,000 Year Chronicle of the Wild East Cover Image
$21.95
ISBN: 9781468305012
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Published: Overlook Press - December 31st, 2013

Marking the twentieth anniversary of the dissolution of the Soviet Union, Russia is essential reading for anyone who wants to understand the complex political landscape of Russia and its unique place in the modern world.


Very Good Lives: The Fringe Benefits of Failure and the Importance of Imagination Cover Image
By J. K. Rowling, Joel Holland (Illustrator)
$15.00
ISBN: 9780316369152
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Published: Little Brown and Company - April 14th, 2015

J.K. Rowling, one of the world's most inspiring writers, shares her wisdom and advice.


Cadillac Desert: The American West and Its Disappearing Water Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9780140178241
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Published: Penguin Books - June 1993

-The definitive work on the West's water crisis.- --Newsweek


The Book Thief Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780375842207
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Published: Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers - September 11th, 2007

The extraordinary #1 New York Times bestseller that is now a major motion picture, Markus Zusak's unforgettable story is about the ability of books to feed the soul.
It is 1939. Nazi Germany. The country is holding its breath. Death has never been busier, and will become busier still.


Annals of the Former World Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9780374518738
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Published: Farrar Straus Giroux - June 15th, 2000

A dense but enaging tour of North American geology in five sections, each dealing with its own region.   McPhee's "Coming into the Country," about his experiences in Alaska in the 1970s, is also worth a look.


Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mount Everest Disaster Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780385494786
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Published: Anchor Books - October 18th, 1999

An edge of your seat page-turner, surprisingly thought-provoking, and shocking, even when you know the ending.  No matter what you think of Krakauer himself, it's hard to argue that he's not a good writer.


Death in Yellowstone: Accidents and Foolhardiness in the First National Park Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781570984501
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Published: Roberts Rinehart Publishers - January 7th, 2014

Morbid but fascinating stories of all the terrible things that happen to people who make terrible decisions when they visit America's first National Park.  And trust me, when I say terrible, I mean terrible.


The Big Rock Candy Mountain Cover Image
By Wallace Stegner, Robert Stone (Introduction by)
$18.00
ISBN: 9780143105787
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Published: Penguin Books - July 27th, 2010

Another winner from Stegner.


Delorme Montana Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780899333397
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Published: Delorme Mapping Company - August 2007

Great topo maps.


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