September 2016

Above the Waterfall

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ISBN: 9780062349323
Availability: Available at Warehouse
Published: Ecco - July 5th, 2016

Rash's poetic roots are clearly visible in this excellent novel of conflict and land misuse in a tight-knit Appalachian community.  A well crafted plot combined with gorgeously rich nature writing, makes this a satisfying read in many different ways.  A good book for book groups.



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ISBN: 9780141042558
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Published: Penguin Books - October 27th, 2009

Best known for his popular novels like Anna Karenina and War and Peace, later in life, Tolstoy experienced a profound existential and spiritual crisis causing him to renounce his fame and many of his past writings. Confession is his existential autobiography composed as Leo Tolstoy grappled with life's meaning.


The Lost Art of Reading Nature's Signs

Sure, you're not expecting to find your way through anything wilder than Fresh Pond, but it's always good to be prepared.


Eve Out of Her Ruins

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By Ananda Devi, Jeffrey Zuckerman (Translator), J. M. G. Le Clezio (Introduction by)
ISBN: 9781941920404
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Published: Deep Vellum Publishing - September 13th, 2016

Set in a poor section of Port-Louis, Mauritius, this prize-winning novel is a poetic and intense exploration of young lives thrown away by society. Told in four different voices and haunted by the specter of Rimbaud, Devi explores, the violence, identity, and dreams of young people living discarded lives. For fans of A Girl is a Half-Formed Thing and Jean Genet.


Oh She Glows Every Day

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ISBN: 9781583335741
Availability: On Order at the Warehouse
Published: Avery - September 6th, 2016

Oh She Glows is my favorite food blog. With easy, extremely healthy recipes that work for a range of dietary restrictions and allergies, this is my new go-to cookbook! Try the Banana Bread Muffin Tops.




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