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Ox Horn Bend

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Ox Horn Bend

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Literary Nonfiction. Asian & Asian American Studies. California Interest. Roy Cheng Tsung, a young American-born Chinese, escapes from Communist China with his mother in 1974 after 20 years of isolation during the Cold War and searches for the reaso...

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Tidal Wave
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Tidal Wave

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Poetry. Jewish Studies. TIDAL WAVE is the debut collection by Dennis H. Lee, winner of the first Henry Morgenthau lll Poetry Prize for a poet 70 or older. "A serious achievement," notes judge David Keplinger, "of growing up and growing older, as if ...

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Prayers of Little Consequence
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Prayers of Little Consequence

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Poetry. Latinx Studies. PRAYERS OF LITTLE CONSEQUENCE is a debut collection by a new poet and first generation Mexican American, Gilbert Arzola. Arzola's humble, penetrating voice invites us into his story with poems about growing up poor and Mexica...

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Days of Blue and Flame
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Days of Blue and Flame

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Poetry. DAYS OF BLUE AND FLAME by 101-year-old Sarah Yerkes investigates subjects closest to the author's heart—childhood, family, travel, aging, art. After a career as a sculptor and a landscape architect, Yerkes began writing poetry at age 97. "I ...

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Taproot
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Taproot

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Poetry. These poems were influenced by the author's grandchildren, adolescence, mortality, marriage, sexuality, travel, and her keen observations of strangers. Present too are connections to nature and the natural world. "Like the sturdy root that l...

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The Uncorrected Eye
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The Uncorrected Eye

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Poetry. Art. Music. This collection of poems was written under the influence of jazz, Shakespeare, Basquiat, boxing, the Bronx and the Basque country. The poems are more Coltrane-like riff than meditation, unable to keep their verbal dexterity still...

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Old Women Talking
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Old Women Talking

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Poetry. Jewish Studies. Women's Studies. In OLD WOMEN TALKING, Wilderness Sarchild celebrates growing old without denying the difficulties. Shouting, divulging, gossiping, sobbing, ranting, keening, Sarchild's old women awaken us with their passion ...

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Prickly Roses: Stories from a Life
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Prickly Roses: Stories from a Life

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Literary Nonfiction. California Interest. Memoir. Humor. PRICKLY ROSES: STORIES FROM A LIFE is a collection of high-spirited, often humorous essays spanning the adventurous life of 93-year-old Joyce Abell. Frequently on her own from the age of three...

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A Sunday in Purgatory
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A Sunday in Purgatory

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Poetry. The poems in A SUNDAY IN PURGATORY combine memoir, reflections on aging, sexuality, and wrestling with the tension that exists between being part of a famous American family and wanting to be an individual, separate from family history. Morg...

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The Three O'Clock Bird
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The Three O'Clock Bird

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Poetry. Anne Frydman has the soul and sensibility of a Japanese poet, her poems small, shining moments where an intimate dramatic situation is coupled with piercing insight. Frydman writes with disarming simplicity and directness about human mortali...

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Finding Mr. Rightstein
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Finding Mr. Rightstein

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Literary Nonfiction. Memoir. Jewish Studies. In this heartbreaking, hilarious memoir, Nancy Davidoff Kelton takes us from the gray house of her Buffalo childhood with a depressed mother who was in and out of "the nervous hospital," to the often daun...

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Little Miracles
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Little Miracles

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Poetry. This collection of poems speaks of discomfort and unfamiliarity, of death and mourning, the disorientation they bring to life. Of the ultimate constraints of human existence. And finally, these poems sing in the voice of spiritual transcende...

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The Want Fire
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The Want Fire

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Poetry. THE WANT FIRE explores memory, aging, the elemental pleasures of wind and waves, and earthly creatures of all shapes and sizes, painting moments—glimpses inside the spirit world—that reside in the physical world around us.

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Never the Loss of Wings
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Never the Loss of Wings

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Poetry. This collection is grounded not only in those moments of loss that come with age, but also in those moments of realization that there is still a richness in what remains. The poems are interspersed with illustrations of dandelions, their fle...

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Because There Is No Return
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Because There Is No Return

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Poetry. Diana Anhalt's newest collection, BECAUSE THERE IS NO RETURN, is the reminiscence of her life in Mexico after fleeing the U.S. with her parents during the McCarthy Era. After nearly sixty years Diana returned to the US, only to find that it ...

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