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Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life by Anne Lamott - Book Review

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$16.00
ISBN: 9780385480017
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Published: Anchor - September 1st, 1995

As much a writer's comforting companion as a reference book, Lamott's classic text will encourage even the most hesitant of would-be writers to pick up a pen. ~ Reviewed by Laurel Rhame


I Miss You When I Blink: Essays by Mary Laura Philpott - Book Review

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ISBN: 9781982102814
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Published: Atria Books - April 7th, 2020

A brilliant memoir in essays. Pep talks and life advice from your mom--if your mom was Bookseller-at-Large at Parnassus Books and also the coolest mom on the internet. ~ Reviewed by Laurel Rhame


Here We Are: My Friendship with Philip Roth by Benjamin Taylor - Book Review

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ISBN: 9780525505242
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Published: Penguin Books - May 19th, 2020

Philip Roth in his later years, Philip Roth as only a close friend would see him. A must-read for Roth fans and of interest to any reader who wonders about the inner workings of a writer's mind. ~ Reviewed by Laurel Rhame


Carving Out a Living on the Land: Lessons in Resourcefulness and Craft from an Unusual Christmas Tree Farm by Emmet Van Driesche - Book Review

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$28.00
ISBN: 9781603588263
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Published: Chelsea Green Publishing Company - June 3rd, 2019

Part memoir, part how-to guide, if you're looking to start a small business on the land, this book is going to get you (at least) one step closer. Van Driesche's lovely prose is a bonus. ~ Reviewed by Laurel Rhame


Animal, Vegetable, Miracle - Tenth Anniversary Edition: A Year of Food Life by Barbara Kingsolver - Book Review

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ISBN: 9780062653055
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Published: Harper Perennial - May 2nd, 2017

The Kingsolver family's plan to grow (or buy locally) the majority of their food for a year transformed their farm and their lives. Includes recipes and references to help readers in their own local food journeys. ~ Reviewed by Laurel Rhame


Goat Song: A Seasonal Life, A Short History of Herding, and the Art of Making Cheese by Brad Kessler - Book Review

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ISBN: 9781416561002
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Published: Scribner - June 8th, 2010

A love song to the seasons, to the fields, and to the goats. The most elegant prose about soft cheese I've ever read. ~ Reviewed by Laurel Rhame


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