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ISBN: 9780618070329
Availability: Hard to Find - May no longer be available
Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - May 22nd, 2000

You will get a concise history of Rome while learning about the amazing lives of the Gladiators and their history. Perfectly illustrated in black and white drawings.

Living Buddha, Living Christ

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Living Buddha, Living Christ: 20th Anniversary Edition Cover Image
By Thich Nhat Hanh, Elaine Pagels (Introduction by)
ISBN: 9781594482397
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Riverhead Books - March 6th, 2007

One can almost hear Nhat Hanh's gentle voice while reading his insightful little book. Nhat Hanh, a Vietnamese Zen master, exhibits deep understanding of not only Zen Buddhism but also of Christianity.

The Giant's House

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ISBN: 9780385340892
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Published: Dial Press Trade Paperback - October 30th, 2007

This National Book Award Finalist is set on Cape Cod in 1950. It is the love story of a lonely librarian and a teenage "giant". This is an imaginative, touching story that I did not want to end.

Killing Critics

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Killing Critics (A Mallory Novel #3) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780425238066
Availability: Hard to Find - May no longer be available
Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - May 4th, 2010

O'Connell has crafted another riveting Mallory mystery . Sharp characterizations and even sharper prose, combined with further insight into Mallory's murky past, make this a true delight.

Blue Coyote

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ISBN: 9780595331895
Availability: Special Order
Published: iUniverse - October 6th, 2004

Companion novel to Twelve Days in August, this book tackles the issues of adolescent friendship, family, relationships, and sexual identity through the central character, 16-year-old Alex. Surfing is a sport portrayed here as a way for Alkex to focus his strength, skill, and sense of purpose. Extremely empathetic, both stories are highly recommended for young adults on up.


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