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Love Nina a Nanny Writes Home

By: N/A

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Penguin Books:

Seller ID: 9780241965092

ISBN: 0241965098

Condition: GOOD


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I Married Wyatt Earp: The Recollections of Josephine Sarah Marcus Earp

By: Bayer, Glenn

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Longmeadow Press:

Seller ID: 9780681100855

ISBN: 0681100850

Condition: very good


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The Freedom Writers Diary: How a Teacher and 150 Teens Used Writing to Change Themselves and the World Around Them

By: Freedom Writers

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Broadway Books:

Seller ID: 9780385494229

ISBN: 038549422X

Condition: very good


Straight from the front line of urban America, the inspiring story of one fiercely determined teacher and her remarkable students. As an idealistic twenty-three-year-old English teacher at Wilson High School in Long beach, California, Erin Gruwell confronted a room of "unteachable, at-risk" students. One day she intercepted a note with an ugly racial caricature, and angrily declared that this was precisely the sort of thing that led to the Holocaust--only to be met by uncomprehending looks. So she and her students, using the treasured books "Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl" and "Zlat... View more info

Joni: An Unforgettable Story

By: Tada, Joni Eareckson

Price: $1.15

Publisher: Zondervan Publishing Company:

Seller ID: 9780310239628

ISBN: 0310239621

Condition: GOOD


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Paul Harvey's: The Rest of the Story

By: N/A

Price: $1.10

Publisher: Bantam:

Seller ID: 9780553130546

ISBN: 0553130544

Condition: GOOD


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Binge

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Gallery Books:

Seller ID: 9781501117695

ISBN: 1501117696

Condition: very good


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"The Rainbow Comes and Goes: A Mother and Son On Life, Love, and Loss"

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Harper Paperbacks:

Seller ID: 9780062454959

ISBN: 0062454951

Condition: GOOD


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"Angels at the Table: A Shirley, Goodness, and Mercy Christmas Story"

By: Macomber, Debbie

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Ballantine Books:

Seller ID: 9780345528889

ISBN: 0345528883

Condition: GOOD


In this joyous and whimsical holiday novel, Debbie Macomber rings in the season with the return of Shirley, Goodness, and Mercy, delivering laughs, love, and a charming dose of angelic intervention. Shirley, Goodness, and Mercy know that an angel's work is never done, especially during a time as wondrous as New Year's Eve. With an apprentice angel, Will, under their wings, they descend upon Times Square in New York City eager to join in the festivities. And when Will spies two lonely strangers in the crowd, he decides midnight is the perfect time to lend a heavenly helping hand. Luci... View more info

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Close to the Knives: A Memoir of Disintegration

By: Wojnarowicz, David

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Vintage:

Seller ID: 9780679732273

ISBN: 0679732276

Condition: NEW


In Close to the Knives, David Wojnarowicz gives us an important and timely document: a collection of creative essays -- a scathing, sexy, sublimely humorous and honest personal testimony to the " Fear of Diversity in America." From the author's violent childhood in suburbia to eventual homelessness on the streets and piers of New York City, to recognition as one of the most provocative artists of his generation -- Close to the Knives is his powerful and iconoclastic memoir. Street life, drugs, art and nature, family, AIDS, politics, friendship and acceptance: Wojnarowicz challenges u... View more info

Purple Passionflower: The Path to Becoming a Powerful Trans Peace Warrior

By: N/A

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Dorrance Publishing Co.:

Seller ID: 9781480959477

ISBN: 1480959472

Condition: NEW


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Dear Tiny Heart : The Letters of Jane Heap and Florence Reynolds

By: " Baggett, Holly A."

Price: $99.95

Publisher: NY, New York University Press: 2000

Seller ID: 9-0H006

ISBN: 081479856x

Condition: VERY GOOD


"As new except for corner bump which has left tiny dog ears on the pages up to the table of contents page. 195 indexed, annotated pages. 6x9x.5"". Writer, artist, Manhattan gallery owner, and co-editor of the Little Review, Jane Heap was one of the most dynamic figures of the international avant garde, creating a life that defined the ""modernist experience"" as a syncretic one. Deliberately seeking a low profile throughout her life, Heap has frustrated many scholars interested in her personal life and the extraordinarily vital period in which she lived. Through her... View more info

Essays in Biography

By: " Keynes, John Maynard"

Price: $17.95

Publisher: New York, Horizon Press: 1951

Edition: (1st thus)

Seller ID: 7-DT018

Condition: GOOD-


"New edition with three additional essays. Tight, clean and square. Large tear on title page repaired with tape at some point which left a stain where it was used. Faintest age tanning of pages. Chipped spine ends. No dust jacket. 354 indexed pages. 5.25x7.5"" (13.5x 19cm). Biographical essays written by Keynes on his contemporaries: Politicians - The Council of Four (Paris 1919), Lloyd George, Bonar Law, Lord Oxford, Edwin Montagu, Winston Churchill, The Great Villiers Connection, Trotsky on England; Economists- Robert Malthus, Alfred Marshall, F.Y. Edgeworth, F.P. Ramsey; Addit... View more info

"The War Years 1939-1945 (The Diaries and Letters of Harold Nicolson, Volume II)"

By: "( Nigel Nicolson, ed.)"

Price: $10.95

Publisher: NY, Atheneum: 1967

Seller ID: 4-OH007

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"Book is tight, bright, clean and square with slight softening of spine ends and a single spot on to top exterior page edges. Grey cloth with gilt lettering and red end papers. Unclipped dust jacket is intact with both a price and ""A Book-of-the-Month Club Selection"" - light age soil and tanned edges with seriously sunned spine. 511 indexed, annotated pages with 10 black and white photos. Member of Parliament ""scholar, diplomat and writer..a British gentleman who looks of quality in all things and finds his greatest courage when affairs are going badly...Scatter... View more info

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Fire of the North: The Life of St. Cuthbert

By: "Adam, David"

Price: $14.95

Publisher: "London, GB", SPCK: 2003

Seller ID: 19T015

ISBN: 0281055610

Condition: NEW


"Gift quality! ""vividly relates the story of this central figure in Celtic Christianity…St. Cuthbert, monk and bishop of Lindisfarne...preacher, teacher, and pastor...reputed to have gifts of prophecy and healing...…complemented throughout by prayers specially composed to help us experience the direct force of Celtic spirituality for ourselves."" 144 pages + Bibliography" View more info

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Henry Adams: Novels: Mont Saint Michel; The Education - Democracy: An American Novel; Esther: A Novel; Mont Saint Michel and Chartres; The Education of Henry Adams; Poems

By: "Adams, Henry"

Price: $14.95

Publisher: The Library of America: ©1983

Edition: (1st printing)

Seller ID: 9NT040

ISBN: 0940450127

Condition: NEAR FINE/ No DJ


"As new except for @ a dozen folded page corners and Strand sticker inside front cover. The Education is the 1919 Pulitzer Prize winner by the grandson & great-grandson of 2 American Presidents which was originally self-published; Democracy was originally published anonymously and pirated by many; Mont St. Michel & Chartres is a classic in both art history and American literature. Navy cloth with gilt lettering on spine, printed endpapers, bound-in ribbon bookmark, 1246 pages, 8x5"" (20.3x13cm)" View more info

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Open: An Autobiography

By: "Agassi, Andre"

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Vintage:

Seller ID: 9780307388407

ISBN: 0307388409

Condition: very good


#1 NATIONAL BESTSELLERFar more than a superb memoir about the highest levels of professional tennis, "Open" is the engrossing story of a remarkable life. Andre Agassi had his life mapped out for him before he left the crib. Groomed to be a tennis champion by his moody and demanding father, by the age of twenty-two Agassi had won the first of his eight grand slams and achieved wealth, celebrity, and the game's highest honors. But as he reveals in this searching autobiography, off the court he was often unhappy and confused, unfulfilled by his great achievements in a sport he had come ... View more info

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In the Land of Invisible Women: A Female Doctor's Journey in the Saudi Kingdom

By: "Ahmed, Qanta A."

Price: $8.50

Publisher: "Sourcebooks, Inc.":

Seller ID: 9781402210877

ISBN: 1402210876

Condition: very good


"In this stunningly written book, a Western trained Muslim doctor brings alive what it means for a woman to live in the Saudi Kingdom. I've rarely experienced so vividly the shunning and shaming, racism and anti-Semitism, but the surprise is how Dr. Ahmed also finds tenderness at the tattered edges of extremism, and a life-changing pilgrimage back to her Muslim faith." - Gail Sheehy The decisions that change your life are often the most impulsive ones. Unexpectedly denied a visa to remain in the United States, Qanta Ahmed, a young British Muslim doctor, becomes an outcast in motion. On... View more info

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"Tuesdays with Morrie: An Old Man, A Young Man and Life's Greatest Lesson"

By: "Albom, Mitch"

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Doubleday:

Seller ID: 9780385484510

ISBN: 0385484518

Condition: GOOD


Maybe it was a grandparent, or a teacher, or a colleague. Someone older, patient and wise, who understood you when you were young and searching, helped you see the world as a more profound place, gave you sound advice to help you make your way through it. For Mitch Albom, that person was Morrie Schwartz, his college professor from nearly twenty years ago. Maybe, like Mitch, you lost track of this mentor as you made your way, and the insights faded, and the world seemed colder. Wouldn't you like to see that person again, ask the bigger questions that still haunt you, receive wisdom for ... View more info

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Have a Little Faith: A True Story

By: "Albom, Mitch"

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Hachette Books:

Seller ID: 9780786868728

ISBN: 0786868724

Condition: very good


What if our beliefs were not what divided us, but what pulled us together In Have a Little Faith, Mitch Albom offers a beautifully written story of a remarkable eight-year journey between two worlds--two men, two faiths, two communities--that will inspire readers everywhere. Albom's first nonfiction book since Tuesdays with Morrie, Have a Little Faith begins with an unusual request: an eighty-two-year-old rabbi from Albom's old hometown asks him to deliver his eulogy. Feeling unworthy, Albom insists on understanding the man better, which throws him back into a world of faith he'd left years ag... View more info

Hernando de Soto: El Amadis de la Florida

By: "Albornoz, Miguel (Jaime Torres Bodet, Prologue)"

Price: $59.95

Publisher: "Madrid, Spain", Ediciones de la Revista de Occidente: 1971

Edition: (Signed)

Seller ID: 35T009

Condition: NEAR FINE


"Signed by author. As new except for slight foxing to exterior, top page edges and light rubbing to top and bottom cover edges. ""La figura de De Soto es trancendente para les tres Americas, tanto en su periplo centroamericano de Panama y Nicaragua, como en su destino de primer europeo en hablar al Inca y ser contemplado por el en confirmacion de las profecias andinas, y en su aventura en La Florida..."" 351 pages including Bibliogrphy. Text in Spanish." View more info