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Tow Trucks

Cari Meister · Jump! Inc.
Pages: 24
Format: Hardcover

In Tow Trucks, young readers will learn how tow trucks help cars that break down. Vibrant, full-color photos and carefully leveled text will engage early readers as they discover how a driver handles a tow truck.
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World Heritage Sites: A Complete Guide to 1,073 UNESCO World Heritage Sites

Unesco · Firefly Books
Pages: 960
Format: Paperback

Updated to include two years of changes in the World Heritage Sites list. World Heritage Sites are designated by UNESCO which judges them under strict criteria with a view to the aim that they reflect the world's cultural and natural diversity and are of outstanding universal value....
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INSIGHT GUIDES PORTUGAL

INSIGHT GUIDES · LANGENSCHEIDT

With its dramatic coastline, sun-kissed beaches and sublime weather, Portugal is every bit as alluring as its Spanish neighbour - and gaining more and more in popularity. Be inspired to visit with our new Insight Guide Portugal, a comprehensive full-colour guide to this Iberian gem.Inside...
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Dk eyewitness ireland

Dorling Kindersley Inc. · Dk Publishing
Pages: 396
Format: Print book

"DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Ireland" is your in-depth guide to the very best of Ireland. From touring historic castles to exploring the countryside along the mystical Ring of Kerry to drinking Guinness in Dublin's coziest pub, experience the best of what the Emerald Isle...
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Microcosm of America

Shumin Bi · Hunan literature and Art Publishing House
Pages: 364
Format: Paperback

Microcosm of America is written by Bi Shumin after travelling the countries in Centural and South America. She visited Arenal Volcano in Costa Rica, Taxco the silver city of Mexico, Galapagos Islands of Ecuador, known as the most beautiful island in the world, Teotihuacan Ruins of Mexico...
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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

REBECCA SKLOOT · BROADWAY BOOKS
Pages: 400
Format: Print book

Soon to be an HBO® Film starring Oprah Winfrey and Rose Byrne.Her name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists know her as HeLa. She was a poor Southern tobacco farmer who worked the same land as her slave ancestors, yet her cells - taken without her knowledge - became one of the most important...
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The Glass Castle: A Memoir

Jeannette Walls · Scribner
Pages: 304
Format: Print book

Jeannette Walls grew up with parents whose ideals and stubborn nonconformity were both their curse and their salvation. Rex and Rose Mary Walls had four children. In the beginning, they lived like nomads, moving among Southwest desert towns, camping in the mountains. Rex was a charismatic,...
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Maybe You Should Talk to Someone: A Therapist, HER Therapist, and Our Lives Revealed

Lori Gottlieb · Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Pages: 464
Format: Hardcover

From a New York Times best-selling author, psychotherapist, and national advice columnist, a hilarious, thought-provoking, and surprising new book that takes us behind the scenes of a therapist's world - where her patients are looking for answers (and so is she) . One day, Lori Gottlieb...
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Bob Books

Bobby Lynn Maslen · Scholastic
Format: Hardcover

Stories and pictures to make learning alphabet sounds enjoyable.
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Together: A Memoir of a Marriage and a Medical Mishap

Judy Goldman · Nan A. Talese
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

A routine procedure left novelist, memoirist, and poet Judy Goldman's husband paralyzed. Together is her unforgettable account of the struggle to regain their "normal" life and a nuanced portrait of a marriage tested.When Judy Goldman's husband of almost four decades reads a newspaper...
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Jimmy Carter

Julian E. Zelizer · Times Books; First Edition edition
Format: Print book

The maverick politician from Georgia who rode the post- Watergate wave into office but whose term was consumed by economic and international crises A peanut farmer from Georgia, Jimmy Carter rose to national power through mastering the strategy of the maverick politician. As the face of the "New...
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Basque Country: A Culinary Journey Through a Food Lover's Paradise

Marti Buckley · Artisan
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

"Truly insider access, an authentic look at the traditions of one of the most incredible culinary regions of the world." - José Andrés Tucked away in the northwest corner of Spain, Basque Country not only boasts more Michelin-starred restaurants per capita than any other region...
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How to Date Men When You Hate Men

Blythe Roberson · Flatiron Books
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

From New Yorker and Onion writer and comedian Blythe Roberson, How to Date Men When You Hate Men is a comedy philosophy book aimed at interrogating what it means to date men within the trappings of modern society. Blythe Roberson's sharp observational humor is met by her open-hearted willingness...
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Michelin Green Guide Paris: Travel Guide

Michelin · Michelin
Pages: 468
Format: Paperback

Discover the nooks and crannies of the renowned City of Light with the updated Green Guide Paris. Its famed star-rating system of attractions, maps, illustrations and walking tours ensure you don't miss a thing, from iconic sites like the Eiffel Tower to browsing among riverside stalls...
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Inheriting the War: Poetry & Prose by Descendants of Vietnam Veterans and Refugees

Laren McClung · W. W. Norton & Company
Pages: 400
Format: Paperback

Descendants of Vietnam veterans and refugees confront the aftermath of war and, in verse and prose, deliver another kind of war story.Fifty years after the Vietnam War, this anthology by descendants of Vietnam veterans and refugees -- American, Vietnamese, Vietnamese Diaspora, Hmong, Australian,...
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