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Unto the Sons

By Gay Talese

Alfred A. Knopf. Very Good. 1992. Hardcover. 0679410341 . 9.34 x 2.0 x 6.60; 640 pages; The author writes about his family and in so doing gives us a glimpse of Italy, Italian immigrant culture and the wonderful heritage of three generations spanning two world wars. .

$6.00

No Such Thing As Over-Exposure Inside the Life and Celebrity of Donald  Trump
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No Such Thing As Over-Exposure Inside the Life and Celebrity of Donald Trump

By Robert Slater

Pearson/ Prentice Hall. New in New dust jacket; Price discount sticker on cover.. 2005. Second Printing. Hardcover. 0131497340 . 9.52 x 0.99 x 6.32; 272 pages; Robert Slater author of Jack Welch and the GE Way and Microsoft Rebooted, writes a an intimate and powerful Trump profile. The book gives a more personal view of the flamboyant real estate magnate and producer of the Apprentice. .

$10.00

Jack Kerouac King of the Beats
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Jack Kerouac King of the Beats

By Barry Miles

Henry Holt. Very Good; Covers lifting, remainder marked, tight binding.. 1998. First American Edition. Paperback. 0805060448 . Trade PB; 0.96 x 8.94 x 5.72; 332 pages; Barry Miles writes a fascinating biography of Jack Kerouac, one of the Beat writers and one who has influenced many young people with his publication of On the Road. Miles portrays a man full of contradictions, exuberant and destined for greatness in the literary world. Miles has also written biographies of Beat writers Allen Ginsberg and William Burroughs. .

$10.00

The Diary of a Young Girl
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The Diary of a Young Girl

By Anne Frank, translated From The Dutch by B. M. Mooyart

Bantam Books. Very Good; Gently read. Pages are foxing. Tight binding; crisp pages.. 1993. Paperback. 0553296981 . Mass Market PB; 0.70 x 6.70 x 3.90; 304 pages; This diary by Anne Frank was found in the attic where she hid during the last years of her life became a classic story about the atrocities of war and the triumph of human will in the face of living in a confined space, starvation and threat of discovery and death. .

$3.00

Paradise
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Paradise

By Larry McMurtry

Touchstone Publishers. As New with no dust jacket; Gently read.. 2002. 1st Touchstone Edition. Paperback. 0743215664 . Trade PB; 0.36 x 7.96 x 5.30; 160 pages; The third of his memoirs, Larry McMurtry, bookseller and prize winning author, writes about his parents' life in small town Texas, their dysfunctional marriage and McMurtry's trip to Tahiti. McMurtry gives a poignant, insightful account of his parents' struggles with their marriage, their hard work to make it through a harsh Texas landscape and his mother's travel toward another paradise. McMurtry goes to Tahiti, traveling from island to island and pondering on Gaugin's own escape to Tahiti and his painting of a nude Tahitian woman. .

$8.00

J. K. Rowling: the Wizard Behind Harry Potter An Unauthorized Biography
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J. K. Rowling: the Wizard Behind Harry Potter An Unauthorized Biography

By Marc Shapiro

St. Martin's Griffin. Very Good; Used; gently read.. 2000. Stated First Edition. Paperback. 0312272243 . Trade PB; 0.40 x 8.0 x 5.40; 107 pages; Fans of Harry Potter will enjoy reading about the author who created this phenomenon. This is the story of J. K. Rowling, an unemployed single mother, who conjured up the enchanting magic of Harry Potter, how she created the character and the magical world, her rule about writing and other fascinating fact about her. .

$2.00