Magic Hours

Author: Tom Bissell
Publisher: McSweeney's
ISBN: 193807310X
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Originally published in magazines such as The Believer, The New Yorker, and Harper's, these essays represent ten years of Bissell's best writing on every aspect of creation—be it Iraq War documentaries or video-game character voices—and ...

Getting To Grey Owl

Author: Kurt Caswell
Publisher: Trinity University Press
ISBN: 1595342621
Size: 36.46 MB
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Far from the trappings of the everyday, he explores a range of ideas: the meaning of roads and pathways, the story of Cain and Abel, nomadic life and the evolution of the human animal, the role of agriculture in the making of the modern ...

That S Not A Feeling

Author: DAN JOSEFSON
Publisher: Soho Press
ISBN: 1616951893
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Benjamin arrives with his parents for a tour of Roaring Orchards, a therapeutic boarding school tucked away in upstate New York.

Extra Lives

Author: Tom Bissell
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307379280
Size: 28.69 MB
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Whether you love video games, loathe video games, or are merely curious about why they are becoming the dominant popular art form of our time, Extra Lives is required reading. From the Hardcover edition.

The Hour Of Land

Author: Terry Tempest Williams
Publisher: Sarah Crichton Books
ISBN: 0374712263
Size: 80.36 MB
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Now Terry Tempest Williams, the author of the environmental classic Refuge and the beloved memoir When Women Were Birds, returns with The Hour of Land, a literary celebration of our national parks, an exploration of what they mean to us and ...

The Disaster Artist

Author: Greg Sestero
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476730407
Size: 35.50 MB
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Presents a humorous ode to cinematic hubris, discussing the story of the mysteriously wealthy misfit, Tommy Wiseau, the producer, director, and star of the "The Room," which later became an international cult film despite making no money at ...

You Re Not Doing It Right

Author: Michael Ian Black
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439167958
Size: 41.18 MB
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In the tradition of Christian Lander’s hipster/yuppie-friendly bestselling catalog of observations in Stuff White People Like, Michael Ian Black delivers his unique brand of quirky, deadpan humor in this new collection of comedic essays.

Another Great Day At Sea

Author: Geoff Dyer
Publisher: Pantheon
ISBN: 0307911594
Size: 42.35 MB
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Another Great Day at Sea is the definitive work of an author whose books defy definition. From the Hardcover edition.

Jimmy Buffett

Author: Ryan White
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1501132571
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McGuane became Captain Berserko, a character Jim Harrison described as
taking on “Tolstoyan grandeur” over the years. In Tom Bissell's Magic Hours:
Essays on Creators and Creation, Harrison recalled dropping a straw into a large
aspirin ...

The Book Of Lost Things

Author: John Connolly
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0743298853
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Taking refuge in fairy tales after the loss of his mother, twelve-year-old David finds himself violently propelled into an imaginary land in which the boundaries of fantasy and reality are disturbingly melded.