Wendy

Genres: Mystery, Science Fiction, Cooking Literature, Politics

Favorite Books: Crossing to Safety by Wallace Stegner, Antarctica by Kim Stanley Robinson, Notches by Peter Bowen, Dune by Frank Herbert, The Making of a Chef by Michael Ruhlan

 

 

 

Touching the Void: The True Story of One Man's Miraculous Survival Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780060730550
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Published: Harper Perennial - February 3rd, 2004

Joe Simpson and his climbing partner, Simon Yates, had just reached the top of a 21,000-foot peak in the Andes when disaster struck. Simpson plunged off the vertical face of an ice ledge, breaking his leg. In the hours that followed, darkness fell and a blizzard raged as Yates tried to lower his friend to safety.


Found: A Life in Mountain Rescue Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781680510751
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Published: Mountaineers Books - May 2017

The Child Finder Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9780062659057
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Published: Harper - September 5th, 2017

A haunting, richly atmospheric, and deeply suspenseful novel from the acclaimed author of The Enchanted about an investigator who must use her unique insights to find a missing little girl.

"Where are you, Madison Culver? Flying with the angels, a silver speck on a wing? Are you dreaming, buried under snow? Or--is it possible--you are still alive?"


Fever Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780802126627
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Published: Atlantic Monthly Press - September 5th, 2017

Nico Storm and his father, Willem, drive a truck filled with essential supplies through a desolate land. They are among the few in the world, as far as they know, to have survived a devastating virus that has swept over the planet.


Gallows View: The First Inspector Banks Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062009388
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Published: Harper Paperbacks - April 26th, 2016

Former London policeman Alan Banks relocated to Yorkshire seeking some small measure of peace. But depravity and violence are not unique to large cities. His new venue, the quaint little village of Eastvale, seems to have more than its fair share of malefactors, among them a brazen Peeping Tom who hides in night's shadows spying on attractive, unsuspecting ladies as they prepare for bed.


Who Thought This Was a Good Idea?: And Other Questions You Should Have Answers to When You Work in the White House Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781455588220
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Published: Twelve - March 21st, 2017

Now a New York Times bestseller
If your funny older sister were the former deputy chief of staff to President Barack Obama, her behind-the-scenes political memoir would look something like this...


The Rise and Fall of D.O.D.O. Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062409164
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Published: William Morrow & Company - June 13th, 2017

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

From bestselling author Neal Stephenson and critically acclaimed novelist Nicole Galland comes a captivating and complex near-future thriller combining history, science, magic, mystery, intrigue, and adventure that questions the very foundations of the modern world.


Raising Your Spirited Child: A Guide for Parents Whose Child Is More Intense, Sensitive, Perceptive, Persistent, and Energetic Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062403063
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Published: William Morrow & Company - September 8th, 2015

Including real life stories, this newly revised third edition of the award-winning bestseller--voted one of the top twenty parenting books--provides parents with the most up-to-date research, effective discipline tips, and practical strategies for raising spirited children.


The Widow Nash Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781619029286
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Published: Counterpoint LLC - June 13th, 2017

"A New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice


Grocery: The Buying and Selling of Food in America Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781419723865
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Published: Abrams Press - April 18th, 2017

In Grocery, bestselling author Michael Ruhlman offers incisive commentary on America's relationship with its food and investigates the overlooked source of so much of it--the grocery store.


Death at La Fenice Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780060740689
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Published: Harper Perennial - July 27th, 2004

There is little violent crime in Venice, a serenely beautiful floating city of mystery and magic, history and decay. But the evil that does occasionally rear its head is the jurisdiction of Guido Brunetti, the suave, urbane vice-commissario of police and a genius at detection.


The Bat Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780345807090
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Published: Vintage Crime/Black Lizard - July 2nd, 2013

The electrifying first installment of the Harry Hole series. Look out for the latest Harry Hole novel, The Thirst, available now.


Organized Enough: The Anti-Perfectionist's Guide to Getting--And Staying--Organized Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780738219325
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Published: Da Capo Lifelong Books - February 14th, 2017

If you're looking to clean up but not clean out, if you want to declutter but don't want to throw out eighty percent of your stuff, if you want to be able to find matching socks in the morning but don't want a color-coded sock drawer, you've come to the right place. Organized Enough offers a groundbreaking, science-driven method for getting--and staying--organized.


Ginny Moon Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780778330165
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Published: Park Row Books - May 2nd, 2017

READ THE BOOK CRITICS ARE RAVING ABOUT

“A brilliant debut." --Graeme Simsion, New York Times bestselling author of The Rosie Project

“A heartwarming and unforgettable page-turner." --Booklist, starred review

“A powerful affirmation of the fragility and strength of families." --Publishers Weekly, starred review


Eruption: The Untold Story of Mount St. Helens Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780393353587
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - March 7th, 2017

For months in early 1980, scientists, journalists, sightseers, and nearby residents listened anxiously to rumblings in Mount St. Helens, part of the chain of western volcanoes fueled by the 700-mile-long Cascadia fault.