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FEATURED NEW ARRIVALS FOR THE WEEK OF 11/9/09


(I was in Minneapolis this week, hence the short list. To hold or order any of these books [or to check on current availability], please email kelly@aquabooks.ca.)

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The Players - Margaret Sweatman

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Meteor Storm - Wayne Tefs

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Reading by Lightning - Joan Thomas

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Stacked: A 32DDD Reports from the Front - Susan Seligson (out of print)

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A Violent Professional: The Films of Luciano Rossi - Kier-La Janisse (Aqua Books W-i-R)

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I Got the Show Right Here: The Last Great Broadway Showman - Cy Feuer

Also new this week

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Fiction

44 Scotland Street, Alexander McCall Smith
My Sister's Keeper, Jodi Picoult
Water, Bapsi Sidhwa
Coming Through Slaughter, Michael Ondaatje
Niceman Cometh, David Carpenter
Ex Machina, Jonathan Ball (poetry, November 2009)
Winter Trees, Sylvia Plath (poetry, out of print)
The Voice of the Poet, Sylvia Plath (book and cassette with Plath reading)
The Bone Broker, Lillian Necakov (poetry)
Muybridge's Horse, Rob Winger (poetry)
Man Reading "Woman Reading in Bath", John Livingstone Clark (poetry)
Laxdaela Saga
Egil's Saga
Njal's Saga
Elsie Dinsmore, Martha Finley
Elsie's Girlhood, Martha Finley
Elsie's Womanhood, Martha Finley
and
Elsie's Holidays at Roseland, Martha Finley

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Non-Fiction

Love and Justice, Reinhold Niebuhr
The Portable Nietzsche
The Lexus and the Olive Tree, Thomas Friedman
Shake Hands with the Devil, Roméo Dallaire
Under the Banner of Heaven: A Story of Violent Faith, Jon Krakauer
The World Without Us, Alan Weisman
Dreadnought: Britain, Germany, and the Coming of the Great War, Robert K. Massie
A Bed of Red Flowers: In Search of My Afghanistan, Nelofer Pazira
Lipstick Jihad: A Memoir of Growing Up Iranian in America and American in Iran, Azadeh Moaveni
Blowing My Cover: My Life as a CIA Spy, Lindsay Moran
A Lotus Grows in the Mud, Goldie Hawn
The Soloist, Steve Lopez
Mothers and Other Clowns: The Stories of Alice Munro, Magdalene Redekop
The Marriage of Cadmus and Harmony, Roberto Calasso
The Matter of the North: The Rise of Literary Fiction in Thirteenth-Century Iceland, Torfi Tulinius
Eats, Shoots and Leaves, Lynne Truss
About Pictures, Terry Fenton
Playing with Matches, Beck/Al Hansen
Painting with Stitches: A Guide to Embroidery, Needlepoint, Crochet, and Macramé, Vera Guild
McCall's Needlework Treasury
How To Design Your Own Clothes and Make Your Own Patterns, Claudia Ein
A Dictionary of Textile Terms, Dan River
The Gnomes Book of Christmas Crafts
The Natural Baby Food Cookbook, Kenda/Williams
Canadian Eskimo Art
Carving Totem Poles and Masks, Alan/Gill Bridgewater (out of print)
Looking at Indian Art of the Northwest Coast, Hilary Stewart
Powwow, George Ancona
Sitting Bull: The Years in Canada, Grant MacEwan (out of print)
Manitoba Geographical Names: 1980-81
and
Gazetteer of Canada: Manitoba (1955)

plus hundreds more every week....

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What's Gumby Reading?

"When introduced to sprouting, our friend David, who was living in a drafty hotel room, slept with his small jars of sprouts in a sleeping bag to keep them warm at night."

Sprouts: How to Grow and Eat Them, Gene Allen/Alice Muller


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