Man with an Axe

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Man with an Axe: A Detective Sergeant Mullheisen Mystery (Detective Sergeant Mulheisen Mysteries) By Jon A. Jackson, Jr. Jackson, John A. Cover Image
ISBN: 9780802136039
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Published: Grove Press - February 5th, 1999

For fans of Elmore Leonard, Robert Parker, even James Ellroy (but with humor). Jackson is an astounding but little-known mystery writer. ~ Reviewed by Louise Jones

Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage by Alfred Lansing - Book Review

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Endurance: Shackleton's Incredible Voyage By Alfred Lansing Cover Image
ISBN: 9780465062881
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Published: Basic Books - April 28th, 2015

The best account of the most incredible true adventure/survival story of the 20th century!! ~ Reviewed by Bill Lewis

A Rat's Tale

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A Rat's Tale By Tor Seidler, Fred Marcellino (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Tor Seidler, Fred Marcellino (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780374400316
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - September 24th, 2008

If you loved Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH, you'll love this tender story about love, belong, and a rat's place in the world. Humorous and warm by the author of Wainscott Weasel.

The Great Shame

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The Great Shame: And the Triumph of the Irish in the English-Speaking World By Thomas Keneally Cover Image
ISBN: 9780385720267
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Published: Anchor - September 12th, 2000

Thomas Keneally's The Great Shame is the story of the Irish diaspora, told in the voice of political prisoners, including some of Keneally's own ancestors. A huge book, it is worth taking the time to read for its information alone, but it is also a pleasure to listen to the language.


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Wintering By William Durbin Cover Image
ISBN: 9780980104592
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Published: Adventurekeen - December 1st, 2009

Excellent historical piece that accurately portrays the rugged life of the voyageurs who comprise the transportation for the Northwest Fur company, Hudson Bay company, and others. Set in 1801, just south of what is now the Canadian border.

Out of the Dust

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Out of the Dust (Scholastic Gold) By Karen Hesse Cover Image
ISBN: 9780590371254
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Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - January 1st, 1999

A must read for everyone! This excellently executed story told in the form of a poem captures the heart of the depression era dust bowl. It will have you wiping the dust from your eyes. A Newberry Medal winner. ~ Reviewed by Jessica Wood


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