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CAROLE BUMPUS at Books Inc. Burlingame

Retired family therapist and author Carole Bumpus shares the promised French recipes culled from the pages, the times, and the regional influences found in her touching historical novel A Cup of Redemption, with Recipes for Redemption: A Companion Cookbook to a Cup of Redemption. Told through the voices of the three main characters Marcelle, Sophie and Kate the recipes are carefully taught in the way these women learned them: at the knees of their mothers or grandmothers.

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$19.95
ISBN: 9781631528248
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Published: She Writes Press - August 15th, 2015

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$16.95
ISBN: 9781938314902
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Published: She Writes Press - October 27th, 2014

ALLIE CASHEL at Books Inc. Mountain View

Allie Cashel has suffered from chronic Lyme disease for sixteen years but much of the medical community refuses to recognize her symptoms as the result of infectious disease. In Suffering the Silence: Chronic Lyme Disease in an Age of Denial,  Cashel paints a living portrait of what is often called post-treatment Lyme syndrome, featuring the stories of chronic Lyme patients from around the world and their struggle for recognition and treatment.

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By Allie Cashel, Dr. Bernard Raxlen (Foreword by)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781583949245
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Published: North Atlantic Books - September 8th, 2015

MARINA KRAKOVSKY at Books Inc. Burlingame

Silicon Valley-based reporter Marina Krakovsky discusses The Middleman Economy: How Brokers, Agents, Dealers, and Everyday Matchmakers Create Value and Profit. If you're a literary agent offering a book to an editor, or an editor recommending that book to your publisher, or a sales rep in any field (as more than two million Americans are), you're not just pushing products. If you're worth your salt, you're a Certifier, staking your reputation on the quality of the goods you represent.

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$49.99
ISBN: 9781137530196
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Published: Palgrave MacMillan - September 15th, 2015

DANIEL JAMES BROWN at the Burlingame Library

Books Inc. and the Burlingame Library proudly present #1 New York Times-bestselling author Daniel James Brown for a reading and discussion of The Boys in the Boat: Young Readers Edition. A beloved story about the Greatest Generation, this deeply emotional yet easily accessible middle-grade adaptation shows readers how we can find hope in the most desperate of times.

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The Boys in the Boat (Young Readers Adaptation): The True Story of an American Team's Epic Journey to Win Gold at the 1936 Olympics Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780451475923
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - September 8th, 2015

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$17.00
ISBN: 9780143125471
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Published: Penguin Books - May 27th, 2014

CHARLES KAISER at Books Inc. Palo Alto

Former reporter for the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal, Charles Kaiser discusses The Cost of Courage. The heroic true story of an extraordinary family, The Cost of Courage recounts the Boulloches' family’s leadership in the French Resistance against Nazi Germany. This is the first time the family has cooperated with an author to recount their extraordinary ordeal.

 

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$26.95
ISBN: 9781590516140
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Published: Other Press - June 16th, 2015

NANCY SINGLETON HACHISU at Books Inc. Palo Alto

Critically-acclaimed cookbook author and Julia Child Award-nominee Nancy Singleton Hachisu shares her stunning new cookbook, Preserving the Japanese Way: Traditions of Salting, Fermenting, and Pickling for the Modern Kitchen.

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$40.00
ISBN: 9781449450885
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Published: Andrews McMeel Publishing - August 11th, 2015

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