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I’ll Be Home for Christmas

Toot & Puddle: I’ll Be Home for Christmas Leslie Granier Toot & Puddle: I’ll Be Home for Christmas Holly Hobbie Little, Brown Young Readers c/o Hachette Book Group USA 237 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10017 ISBN 9780316366236, $15.95, 2001, www.hbgusa.com 1-800-759-0190 Toot and Puddle are two pigs who are very good friends. Toot left […]

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Superstition

Superstition Superstition Karen Robards Putnam ISBN 0399152806 $24.95, 432 pp. On Pawleys Island off the coast of South Carolina, television reality reporter Nicole Sullivan of Twenty-Four Hours investigates is doing a reenactment of the murder of teenager Tara Mitchell and the disappearance of her two best friends who were supposed to have a sleepover together. […]

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Web Copy That Sells

Web Copy That Sells Diane C. Donovan Web Copy That Sells Maria Veloso Amacom 1601 Broadway, New York N 10019 www.amacombooks.org 0814472494 $21.95 1-800-250-5308 It’s quite simple to understand the importance of Maria Veloso’s Web Copy That Sells: The Revolutionary Formula for Creating Killer Copy Every Time. Quite simply, it’s the only book on the […]

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Berlitz Spanish audio courses

Berlitz Spanish audio courses Diane C. Donovan Berlitz Spanish audio courses www.berlitzpublishing.com Two excellent Spanish courses from Berlitz will appeal to students who have time as well as learners in a hurry. For the latter, choose SPANISH GUARANTEED (981-246-622-3, $19.95): it lends to teaching everyday Spanish used in common situations and on 4 audio cds, […]

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Prep Publishing

Prep Publishing Diane C. Donovan Prep Publishing 1110 Hay Street, Fayettesville, NC 28305 www.prep-pub.com Three excellent new guides don’t just provide the usual coverage on how to write a resume–they provide industry-specific resume examples, industry-specific tips and cautions, and industry-specific winning strategies based on real-world resumes. The new, revised edition of Anne McKinney, MBA’s GOVERNMENT […]

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Scarface: Scarred for Life

Scarface: Scarred for Life Michael Dunford Scarface: Scarred For Life John Layman, et al. IDW Publishing 4411 Morena Boulevard, Suite 106, San Diego, CA 92117 Elure Marketing: Andrea Larson (publicity) $3.99 each www.idwpublishing.com andrea@eluremarketing.com A premier publisher of comics and graphic novels, IDW Publishing has release “Scarface; Scarred For Life”, a five part series of […]

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Early Motorcycles

Early Motorcycles Early Motorcycles Victor W. Page Dover Publications, Inc. 31 East 2nd Street, Mineola, NY 11501 0486436713 $29.95 1-800-223-3130 www.doverpublications.com Early Motorcycles: Construction, Operation and Repair was first published in the 1920s, when thousands of motorcycles were already in use. Author Victor Page himself was an early transportation pioneer: his background lends to a […]

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Cars and Culture

Cars and Culture Diane C. Donovan Cars and Culture Rudi Volti Greenwood Press PO Box 5007, Westport, CT 06881-5007 0313328315 $45.00 1-800-225-5800 www.greenwood.com The car has shaped the very fabric of American society, and its history shows how decisions at all levels of government and society have been shaped by the auto. Volti’s history covers […]

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Stealing Sophie

Stealing Sophie Harriet Klausner Stealing Sophie Sarah Gabriel Avon ISBN: 0060736097 $5.99, 384 pp. In 1728 Scotland, the Carren Clan Chief Duncrieff informs his brother Connor MacPherson that he must marry Katherine MacCarran to make things right between the clans. Connor would do almost anything for his sibling and he knows he is responsible for […]

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Cars and Culture

Cars and Culture Diane C. Donovan Cars and Culture Rudi Volti Greenwood Press PO Box 5007, Westport, CT 06881-5007 0313328315 $45.00 1-800-225-5800 www.greenwood.com The car has shaped the very fabric of American society, and its history shows how decisions at all levels of government and society have been shaped by the auto. Volti’s history covers […]