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Why Birds Sing

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Why Birds Sing: A Journey Into the Mystery of Bird Song Cover Image
$22.99
ISBN: 9780465071364
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Published: Basic Books - April 4th, 2006

If you ever wondered, this volume answers your question with science and aesthetic observations. It also includes interesting facts. Did you know that birds’ volume has increased due to noise pollution? ~ Reviewed by Bonnie Winchester


The Kept

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The Kept: A Novel Cover Image
$25.99
ISBN: 9780062236739
Availability: Backordered
Published: Harper - January 7th, 2014

Now is the time to read this dark tale of revenge set in western New York. Scott wrote this debut novel partially at YADDO, in Saratoga Springs. Get comfortable before you turn the first page of this gripping tale of a young boy and his mother, who chase the murderers of their beloved family. ~ Reviewed by Bonnie Winchester


Foraging & Feasting

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Foraging & Feasting: A Field Guide and Wild Food Cookbook  Cover Image
By Dina Falconi, Wendy Hollender (Illustrator)
$40.00
ISBN: 9780989343305
Availability: Special Order
Published: Botanical Arts Press - January 2013

Beautiful illustrations make this a refreshing field-guide. Recipes are divided by season and laid out in a readable format. ~ Reviewed by Bonnie Winchester


Teacher Man by Frank McCourt - Book Review

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Teacher Man: A Memoir Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780743243780
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Published: Scribner - September 19th, 2006

In McCourt's typical humorous style, he recounts his unusual path into the teaching profession. I wouldn't recommend this to young adults, but it is a light summer read for adults. ~ Reviewed by Bonnie Winchester


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