|Wendell Berry Port William Novels & Stories: The Civil War To World War II||Wendell Berry||
WENDELL BERRY: PORT WILLIAM NOVELS & STORIES FROM THE CIVIL WAR TO WORLD WAR TWO delivers as the title suggests, novels and stories from the country's finest writer/farmer/environmentalist. These works run the gamut from serious, sober to hurt-your-tummy funny, clever. The Library of America only selects the best...
|Southern Lady Code: Essays||Helen Ellis||
SOUTHERN LADY CODE is a collection of hilarious essays by Alabama's very own poker-playing Southern belle, Helen Ellis. The twenty-three essays in this collection travel from New York City to the Deep South and back, from party antics and ballgowns worthy of a drag queen. A truly original work by one of the world's...
|Bring Your Baggage and Don't Pack Light||Helen Ellis||
BRING YOUR BAGGAGE AND DON'T PACK LIGHT is a delicious smorgasbord of humorous and moving essays running the gamut from sex, psychics and garage sales to cancer, menopause and plastic surgery. Imagine being at the best cocktail party of your life and able to hear each word of every conversation, be they raw with...
|Heating and Cooling: 52 Micro-Memoirs||Beth Ann Fennelly||
HEATING & COOLING: 52 MICRO-MEMOIRS is a captivating and refreshing work of personal essays, poetry and as the title suggests "micro-memoirs". It crosses many genres to entertain and is the perfect pick-me-up, as well as thoughtful gift.
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|The Anthropocene Reviewed||John Green||
THE ANTHROPOCENE REVIEWED is a collection of essays inspired by John Green's beloved podcast of the...
|The Same Sweet Girls Guide to Life: Advice from a Failed Southern Belle||Cassandra King||
THE SAME SWEET GIRLS GUIDE TO LIFE: ADVISE FROM A FAILED SOUTHERN BELLE was originally delivered as a commencement address at Montevallo University, the author's alma mater. It offers inspiration and advice for graduates and those who have long since received their degree. This little jewel explains Southerness....
|Paper: Paging Through History||Mark Kurlansky||
PAPER: PAGING THROUGH HISTORY adds to the discussion of the future of our planet. After digesting these brilliant words about paper's origins and production, as well as its influence, are we headed for a paperless society. This learned author thinks not. This title has been selected as a...
|Small Victories: Spotting Improbable Moments of Grace||Anne Lamott||
SMALL VICTORIES: SPOTTING IMPROBABLE MOMENTS OF GRACE offers a message of hope. This inspirational collection of essays, irreverent and wise (Anne Lamont trademarks) proves that the human spirit is irrepressible.
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|Dusk, Night, Dawn: On Revival and Courage||Anne Lamott||
DUSK NIGHT DAWN gives readers hope, faith and courage to move through life’s dark places. It is full of humor, and inspiration.
|Dad's Maybe Book||Tim O'Brien||
DAD'S MAYBE BOOK is a collection of essays and anecdotes written by National Book Award-winning author Tim O'Brien as a way to give his sons advice for the future, as well as a sense of who their father was as a man. Hilarious and tender, this is a touching and moving document of a father's love and his desire to give...