Gifts for Inquisitive Readers
Exceptional, off-the-beaten-path titles & gift ideas for the thoughtful, curious readers in your life. These aren't the usual books everyone sees on the chain store book tables or repetitive bestseller lists.
Gifts for Inquisitive Readers
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FICTION/SCI-FI: Dawn (Xenogenesis #1) by Octavia E. Butler
Worth Reading, Dawn Xenogenesi, Dust Jackets, Book Worth, Talent O'Port, Favorite Book, Book Jackets, Dust Covers, Octavia Butler
Dawn (Xenogenesis series), Octavia Butler
Dawn by Octavia Butler . . . One of my FAVORITE books EVER!
Dawn (Xenogenesis, #1)
FICTION: Madeleine is Sleeping by Sarah Shun-lien Bynum
Amazing Photography, Sarah Shun Lien, Dragons, June 26, 1875, Shun Lien Bynum, Getty Museum, Saint George, Lewis Carroll
Saint George and the Dragon (Getty Museum) -- Lewis Carroll June 26, 1875 Albumen silver print -- Lewis Carroll also made photographs!
Madeleine is Sleeping by Sarah Shun Lien Bynum
Madeleine is Sleeping
NONFICTION/ART: The Art Detective: Fakes, Frauds, and Finds and the Search for Lost Treasures by Philip Mould
Worth Reading, Reading 201213, Lost Treasure, Art Detective, Book Worth, Antiques Roads, Art Dealer, Good Book, Philip Moulding
The Art Detective, by Philip Mould | Blogging for a Good Book http://bfgb.wordpress.com/2013/05/20/the-art-detective-by-philip-mould/?utm_source=feedly
THE ART DETECTIVE by Philip Mould - from the BBS Antiques Road Show, very good
The Art Detective
FICTION: Suspended Sentences: Three Novellas by Patrick Modiano, Mark Polizzotti (Translation)
Three Novella, Suspenders Sentence, Patricks Modiano, Nobel Prizes
FICTION: The Wallcreeper by Nell Zink
"AnnihilationArea X has been cut off from the rest of the continent for decades. Nature has reclaimed the last vestiges of human civilization. The first expedition returned with reports of a pristine, Edenic landscape; all the members of the second expedition committed suicide; the third expedition died in a hail of gunfire..."
FICTION/SCI-FI: Annihilation (Southern Reach Trilogy #1) by Jeff VanderMeer
Worth Reading, Annihilator, Book Worth, Jeff Vandermeer, New Book, Science Fiction, Book Covers, Reach Trilogy, Southern Reach
Annihilation (Southern Reach Trilogy #1) by Jeff VanderMeer / 9780374104092 / Science fiction
Annihilation (Southern Reach Trilogy #1). Click on the book cover to request this title at the Bill or Gales Ferry Libraries. 3/14
New book review from my blog, Summer Reading Project: Annihilation, by Jeff VanderMeer
Annihilation (Southern Reach Trilogy, #1)
NONFICTION/HISTORY: The Future of Nostalgia by Svetlana Boym
Collection Nostalgia, Svetlana Boym, Personalized Memoirs, Historical Analysis, National Biographies, Combinations Personalized, Boym Exploration, Connection National, Basic Book
The Future of Nostalgia
NONFICTION/ESSAYS: Illuminations: Essays and Reflections by Walter Benjamin, Harry Zohn (Translator)
Worth Reading, Illuminated, Hannah Arendt, Twentieth Century, Book Worth, Covers Design, Reflections, Essay, Walter Benjamin
Illuminations: Essays and Reflections: Walter Benjamin, Hannah Arendt, Harry Zohn: 9780805202410: Amazon.com: Books
cover design by peter mendelsund
NONFICTION/ESSAYS: The Collective Memory Reader by Jeffrey K. Olick (Editor), Vered Vinitzky-Seroussi (Editor), Daniel Levy (Editor)
Memories Reader, Jeffrey, Collection Memories, Olick Editor
The Collective Memory Reader
FICTION: Sea of Hooks by Lindsay Hill
Author Lindsay, Lindsay Hills, Hooks, Book Sea
Manzanita — To kick off the fall Manzanita Writers’ Series, the Hoffman Center presents author Lindsay Hill, who will read from his book “Sea of Hooks” at 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20. Due to renovations at the Hoffman Center, this event has been moved to the Pine Grove Community House located at 225 Laneda Ave. Admission for the evening is $5.
FICTION: Armageddon, Texas: A Novel Book 3 of The Messiah Trilogy by Tommy Zurhellen
Inquisition Reader, Tommy Zurhellen, Paperback Originals, 978 0 9915469 1 6 5 25, Messiah Trilogy, Originals Isbn, Trade Paperback, Novels Book, Isbn 978 0 9915469 1 6
Happy Literary Halloween!
Monsters of Modern Literature Trading Cards Set of by WolfandCloud