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's latest book is Lucky in the Corner
is the author of five novels, including the paperback bestseller Almost
. Her recent thriller, The Practice of Deceit
, was a Book Sense selection.
's first novel Save Your Own
is "a smashing debut hilarious, smart, and charming." Stephen McCauley
's memoir, Rebuilt: My Journey Back to the Hearing World
, was a Reader's Digest Editor's Choice.
is an Oxford University professor and the author of the New York Times
bestseller The Ancestor's Tale
. His forthcoming book, The God Delusion
, is available in fall 2006.
is the author of The Calligrapher
. He is currently at work on his second novel.
's debut short story collection, Doghouse Roses
, announces the alternative country music artist and Grammy Award nominee as an author.
is the author of the acclaimed memoir One Bullet Away: The Making of a Marine Officer
Alice W. Flaherty
, a neurologist at Massachusetts General Hospital who also teaches at Harvard Medical School, is the author of The Midnight Disease: The Drive to Write, Writer's Block, and the Creative Brain
is the internationally acclaimed author of The Hungry Tide
and The Circle of Reason
, among other works.
Dr. Ron Goor and Nancy Goor
developed the Eater's Choice Cholesterol-Lowering Program and coauthored Choose to Lose
and Eater's Choice
is the author of Braving Home: Dispatches from the Underwater Town, the Lava-Side Inn, and Other Extreme Locales
. His new book, Fame Junkies
, is forthcoming in fall 2006.
is the author of While They're at War: The True Story of American Families on the Homefront
Robin Marantz Henig
, a science journalist, retells the story of Gregor Mendel's path to becoming the "father of genetics" in The Monk in the Garden
. This site includes a complete bibliography. Look for her latest book, Pandora's Baby: How the First Test Tube Babies Sparked the Reproductive Revolution.
E. D. Hirsch, Jr.
is the author of the best-selling Cultural Literacy
, and the founder of the Core Knowledge Foundation. His incendiary new call to action for educational reform is The Knowledge Deficit
Jane Holtz Kay
presents a stunning look at a city's changes through time in Lost Boston
writes and speaks widely on education topics and is the author of the provocative critique No Contest: The Case Against Competition
Jay Conrad Levinson
's Guerrilla Marketing series has sold more than one million copies. Guerrilla Marketing for Free
is his latest book.
is the author of seven previous novels, including The Inn at Lake Devine
. Her new book, My Latest Grievance
, tells the story of a clever young woman who crosses her glamorous next-door neighbor.
is a Pulitzer Prizewinning journalist and the author of What It Takes To Pull Me Through: Why Teenagers Get in Trouble and How Four of Them Got Out
is the poetry editor of the New Republic
and the author of four New York Times
Notable Books. His latest book is The Sugar Mile
is the author of Having Twins and More
is the author of the Peterson Field Guide to Stars and Planets
, Peterson First Guide to Astronomy
, and Peterson First Guide to the Solar System
's debut novel, Crackpots
, was selected by Ursula Hegi as a winner of the Bakeless Prize for Fiction. A reader's guide
is also available.
Don Richard Riso
and Russ Hudson
(of the Enneagram Institute) are the authors of Discovering Your Personality Type
is the author of The Wind Done Gone
and Pushkin and the Queen of Spades
has received the Pulitzer Prize and the Gold Medal in Fiction from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, among other accolades. His most recent novel is The Plot Against America
. His forthcoming novel, Everyman
, arrives in spring 2006.
's The Tapir's Morning Bath
is a mischievous exploration of biologists studying the tropical rain forest.
's forthcoming historical novel, The Vanishing Point
, tells the dramatic story of two sisters in seventeenth-century Maryland.
Joshua Wolf Shenk
is the author of Lincoln's Melancholy: How Depression Challenged a President and Fueled His Greatness
, a Book Sense Pick.
is the author of the New York Times
Notable Book The Obituary Writer
and, most recently, Drives Like a Dream
Jordan Fisher Smith
has been a park ranger for more than twenty years. Nature Noir
is his first book.
Jane and Michael Stern
are contributing editors to Gourmet
. Their latest book about road food is called Two for the Road
Dr. Gregory Stock
is the director of the Program on Medicine, Technology, and Society at UCLA's School of Public Health. His latest book is Redesigning Humans
and Richard Johnson
are the coauthors of Red Sox Century
and Yankees Century
John Martin Taylor
, a noted southern culinary expert, authored Hoppin' John's Lowcountry Cooking
, "Author of the Century
," is the creator of Middle-earth and the beloved novels The Lord of the Rings
and The Hobbit