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My Kind of Place: Travel Stories from a Woman Who's Been Everywhere

Susan Orlean - Travel - 2004 - 282 pages
Susan Orlean has been called “a national treasure” by The Washington Post and “a kind of latter-day Tocqueville” by The New York Times Book Review. In addition to having ...
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Throw Me a Bone: 50 Healthy, Canine Taste-Tested Recipes for Snacks, Meals ...

Cooper Gillespie, Susan Orlean - Pets - 2010 - 160 pages
Cooper Gillespie, an extremely intelligent and handsome Welsh springer spaniel, is a dog of discriminating taste and strong opinions. Now Cooper, with the assistance of ...
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The Bullfighter Checks Her Makeup: My Encounters with Extraordinary People

Susan Orlean - Social Science - 2001 - 294 pages
The bestselling author of The Orchid Thief is back — and she's brought some friends — in this wonderfully entertaining collection of the acclaimed New Yorker writer's best ...
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Saturday Night

Susan Orlean - History - 2011 - 288 pages
Twenty years ago, before she wrote The Orchid Thief or was hailed as “a national treasure” by The Washington Post, Susan Orlean was a journalist with a question: What makes ...
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Rin Tin Tin: The Life and the Legend

Susan Orlean - Pets - 2011 - 336 pages
He believed the dog was immortal. So begins Susan Orlean’s sweeping, powerfully moving account of Rin Tin Tin’s journey from abandoned puppy to movie star and international ...
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The Best American Travel Writing 2002

Frances Mayes, Jason Wilson - Travel - 2002 - 384 pages
The Best American Travel Writing 2002 is edited by Frances Mayes, the author of Under the Tuscan Sun and Bella Tuscany and the master of “running away to live in the place of ...
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Lazy Little Loafers

Susan Orlean - Juvenile Fiction - 2008 - 32 pages
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The Best American Essays 2014

John Jeremiah Sullivan, Robert Atwan - Literary Collections - 2014 - 272 pages
Offers a selection of literary essays from the year 2014 which were originally published in American periodicals.
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Beyond Beauty: Hunting the Wild Blue Poppy

Bill Terry - Nature - 2012 - 192 pages
Beyond Beauty is the story of a remarkable journey that Bill Terry and his wife, Rosemary, undertook when they joined a party of Dutch and British alpine plant hunters intent ...
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Blind Descent: The Quest to Discover the Deepest Place on Earth

James M. Tabor - Travel - 2010 - 286 pages
In 2004, two great scientist-explorers attempted to find the bottom of the world. American Bill Stone took on the vast, deadly Cheve Cave in southern Mexico. Ukrainian ...
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