Magic Hours

Author: Tom Bissell
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 9780525433941
Size: 61.14 MB
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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: 11.74 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 ...

You Re Not Doing It Right

Author: Michael Ian Black
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439167869
Size: 57.56 MB
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A series of comedic essays by the actor known for roles in such productions as Stella and Wet Hot American Summer shares acerbic observations about his family life in suburbia, from shopping for an unnecessary divorce home to attending ...

A Sense Of Direction

Author: Gideon Lewis-Kraus
Publisher: Pushkin Press
ISBN: 0957548885
Size: 30.18 MB
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A 2007-08 Fulbright scholarship brought him to Berlin, a hotbed of contemporary restlessness where he conceived this book.

The Book Of Lost Things

Author: John Connolly
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0743298853
Size: 67.81 MB
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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.

Extra Lives

Author: Tom Bissell
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307379280
Size: 26.74 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.

Writing Magic

Author: Gail Carson Levine
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0062253557
Size: 52.38 MB
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Bestselling author of Ella Enchanted and fairy-tale master Gail Carson Levine helps you make magic with your writing! In Writing Magic, Newbery Honor author Gail Carson Levine shares her tricks of the trade.

The Secret History Of Wonder Woman

Author: Jill Lepore
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0385354053
Size: 44.18 MB
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This edition includes a new afterword with fresh revelations based on never before seen letters and photographs from the Marston family’s papers. With 161 illustrations and 16 pages in full color

Jimmy Buffett

Author: Ryan White
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1501132571
Size: 28.96 MB
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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 ...

Fahrenheit 451

Author: Ray Bradbury
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451673310
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A totalitarian regime has ordered all books to be destroyed, but one of the book burners, Guy Montag, suddenly realizes their merit.