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Rick Berlin & Carter Allen

The Paragraphs is a memoir of a life in music, made up of vignettes penned as exercises in songwriting by Boston music icon Rick Berlin.

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$16.00
ISBN: 9780692802489
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Published: Cutlass Press - November 2nd, 2016

The Decibel Diaries: A Journey Through Rock in 50 Concerts Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781611687927
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Published: Foreedge - April 4th, 2017

Rachel Ignotofsky, Women in Science

A charmingly illustrated and educational book, New York Times best seller Women in Science highlights the contributions of fifty notable women to the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) from the ancient to the modern world.

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Women in Science: 50 Fearless Pioneers Who Changed the World Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781607749769
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Published: Ten Speed Press - July 26th, 2016

Meta Wagner & Camille DeAngelis

The greatest creators in human history--from Mozart to Meryl Streep, Jackson Pollock to Jay-Z--don't just have talent--they also understand their motivations for pursuing art. What's Your Creative Type? helps artists do the same in a fun and witty way.

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ISBN: 9781580056373
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Published: Seal Press (CA) - April 11th, 2017

Life Without Envy: Ego Management for Creative People Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250099341
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - September 27th, 2016

Megan Marshall & Lloyd Schwartz

Since her death in 1979, Elizabeth Bishop, who published only one hundred poems in her lifetime, has become one of America's best-loved poets. And yet--painfully shy and living out of public view in Key West and Brazil, among other hideaways--she has never been seen so fully as a woman and an artist.

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$18.00
ISBN: 9780226458274
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Published: University of Chicago Press - April 3rd, 2017

Elizabeth Bishop: A Miracle for Breakfast Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780544617308
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Published: Houghton Mifflin - February 7th, 2017

Roseann Sdoia, Perfect Strangers

As Roseann Sdoia waited to watch her friend cross the finish line of the Boston Marathon in 2013, she had no idea her life was about to change-that in a matter of minutes she would look up from the sidewalk, burned and deaf, staring at her detached foot, screaming for help amid the smoke and blood. 

Perfect Strangers: Friendship, Strength, and Recovery After Boston's Worst Day Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781610397001
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Published: PublicAffairs - March 28th, 2017

Sheila Katz, Connecting with the Enemy

Thousands of ordinary people in Israel and Palestine have engaged in a dazzling array of daring and visionary joint nonviolent initiatives for more than a century. They have endured despite condemnation by their own societies, repetitive failures of diplomacy, harsh inequalities, and endemic cycles of violence.

Connecting with the Enemy: A Century of Palestinian-Israeli Joint Nonviolence Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781477310625
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Published: University of Texas Press - November 8th, 2016

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