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An Innocent Abroad

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$15.99
ISBN: 9781743603604
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Published: Lonely Planet - December 1st, 2014

Short essays on travel-trips gone wrong, life changing experiences, etc-by 35 well known writers. Richard Ford in Morocco, Simon Winchester walking on an ice floe and Jane Smiley "Horsing Around France" are 3 authors included in this entertaining book. The book makes a great gift for anyone who like to read. ~ Reviewed by Sarah Knight


Kate Spade New York

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$40.00
ISBN: 9781419713927
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Published: Abrams - October 14th, 2014

A wonderful collection of fashion themed photos from around the world. By fashion I mean people, places and things to delight and inspire one's imagination of what world travel can be. Yeah kate spade! ~ Reviewed by Sarah Knight


The Art of Deception: Illusions to Challenge the Eye and the Mind by Brad Honeycutt - Book Review

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ISBN: 9781623540371
Published: Imagine - October 7th, 2014

A wonder of artworks which make the readers open their eyes and expand their perceptions of art, etc. The techniques and science used to create the illusions are education and fun to read. a gift for a friend, or better yet, yourself! ~ Reviewed by Sarah Knight


The Search for Heinrich Schlögel

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ISBN: 9781935639909
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Published: Tin House Books - September 16th, 2014

Martha Baillie's The Search for Heinrich Schlogel is a beautifully written magic realism tale of a young German man who goes for a 10 day hike on a remote Canadian island. He experiences dreamlike visions of people and pieces of Arctic history.. When he returns thirty years have passed. People who liked Ruth Ozecki's Tale for the Time Being and David Mitchell fans will enjoy this book. ~ Reviewed by Sarah Knight


The Prince of Risk

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ISBN: 9780307946577
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Published: Anchor - September 30th, 2014

New York hedge fund manager Bobby Astor discovers a sinister plot to attack the United States from two directions. Our financial system is about to be demolished while New York is attacked by a group of mercenaries. Astor investigates and what he finds makes an entertaining read. ~ Reviewed by Sarah Knight


The Secret Place by Tana French - Book Review

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ISBN: 9780143127512
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Published: Penguin Books - August 4th, 2015

Sixteen-year-old Holly Mackey turns up with a piece of evidence from a cold case. A year ago, Chris Harper was murdered at a girls' boarding school. Eight girls are at the heart of the investigation, but no one is willing to talk. A story of friendship as well as a mystery. ~ Reviewed by Sarah Knight


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