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Hardcover:

9780857387844 | Gardners Books, October 10, 2013, cover price $26.25

Paperback:

9781782064695 | Gardners Books, October 10, 2013, cover price $20.05

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Product Description: It is 1962. The first avocado pears are appearing at the greengrocers, people are thinking about carpeting their lavatories and boxing in their banisters, and Ronnie Glover, housepainter, husband and father, is feeling the first vague stirrings of discontent with his life...read more

Paperback:

9781849163835, titled "The Ten O'clock Horses" | Gardners Books, July 29, 2010, cover price $13.15 | About this edition: It is 1962.
9780552996563 | Transworld Pub, December 1, 2000, cover price $11.99 | About this edition: It is 1962.

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Product Description: Of the many books about the American experience of Paris, Laurie Graham's In Other Words is noteworthy not only for its elegance and charm, but for its depiction of how a place gains meaning when viewed through the prism of language...read more

Paperback:

9781595713704 | Word Assn Pub, January 1, 2010, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Of the many books about the American experience of Paris, Laurie Graham's In Other Words is noteworthy not only for its elegance and charm, but for its depiction of how a place gains meaning when viewed through the prism of language.

CD/Spoken Word:

9781595712387 | Word Assn Pub, June 10, 2009, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Of the many books about the American experience of Paris, Laurie Graham's In Other Words is noteworthy not only for its elegance and charm, but for its depiction of how a place gains meaning when viewed through the prism of language.

In a fictional diary, Maybell Brumby, a wealthy, young American widow, records the efforts of her best friend, Wallis Simpson, to land the world's most eligible bachelor, Edward, the future king of England.

Hardcover:

9780060872717 | Harpercollins, August 1, 2006, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: In a fictional diary, Maybell Brumby, a wealthy, young American widow, records the efforts of her best friend, Wallis Simpson, to land the world's most eligible bachelor, Edward, the future king of England.

Paperback:

9780060872724 | Reprint edition (Perennial, June 1, 2007), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: In a fictional diary, Maybell Brumby, a wealthy, young American widow, records the efforts of her best friend, Wallis Simpson, to land the world's most eligible bachelor, Edward, the future king of England, in an account of the century's most scandalous courtship and its effects on a monarchy.

Miscellaneous:

9780061842931 | Harpercollins, October 13, 2009, cover price $10.99

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Product Description: From the fictitious diary of the equally fictitious Kennedy nanny comes an inside look into the early years of the dynasty—with all the juicy bits intact. Newly arrived from Ireland, Nora Brennan finds a position as nursery maid to the Kennedys of Brookline, Massachusetts—and lands at the heart of American history...read more

Hardcover:

9780061173523 | Collins, March 1, 2008, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: From bestselling author Laurie Graham comes the late-life diaries of the Kennedys' fictitious nanny: an inside look into the early years of the Kennedy dynasty—with all the juicy bits intact.

Paperback:

9780061173530 | Reprint edition (Perennial, March 1, 2009), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: From the fictitious diary of the equally fictitious Kennedy nanny comes an inside look into the early years of the dynasty—with all the juicy bits intact.

From the author of The Future Homemakers of America comes the hilarious and moving story of one unstoppable woman's unforgettable ride through an ever-changing century . . . Poppy Minkel has kinky hair, big ears, sallow skin, and an appetite for fun. Her mother despairs of ever finding her a husband, despite the family fortune. But from one World War to the next, from New York to Paris, Poppy invents her own extraordinary life with never a moment of self-doubt.

Hardcover:

9780786262458 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, March 1, 2004), cover price $30.95 | About this edition: From the author of The Future Homemakers of America comes the hilarious and moving story of one unstoppable woman's unforgettable ride through an ever-changing century .

Paperback:

9780446691321 | Reprint edition (Grand Central Pub, October 1, 2003), cover price $14.00 | About this edition: Despairing of finding a husband who will match her socially conscious mother's standards, Poppy Minkel struggles with her beliefs about beauty, love, and social mores, eventually reinventing herself after her father tragically dies aboard the Titanic.

Miscellaneous:

9780446554190 | Grand Central Pub, December 14, 2008, cover price $9.99

A Featured Alternate of the Literary Guild, the Doubleday Book Club, and the Book-of-the-Month ClubThis warm, funny, often moving novel spans forty years in the friendships of a group of five women who meet as young Air Force wives and mothers stationed in Norfolk, England, in 1952 and set out to make the most of their overseas mission.

Hardcover:

9780786249305 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, January 1, 2003), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: A Featured Alternate of the Literary Guild, the Doubleday Book Club, and the Book-of-the-Month ClubThis warm, funny, often moving novel spans forty years in the friendships of a group of five women who meet as young Air Force wives and mothers stationed in Norfolk, England, in 1952 and set out to make the most of their overseas mission.

Paperback:

9780446679367 | Grand Central Pub, October 1, 2002, cover price $22.99 | About this edition: Meeting in 1952, a group of women married to pilots stationed at a U.

Miscellaneous:

9780446550192 | Grand Central Pub, November 15, 2008, cover price $11.99

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Product Description: Bobs and Ba live in happy prosperity. They have children, grandchildren and a chain of car repair yards. But on a Caribbean holiday to celebrate Bobs' fiftieth birthday, it becomes clear he is a man with things on his mind. As the gossip starts at the golf club and the kids stop calling, Ba's life is turned upside down...read more

Hardcover:

9780753171776 | Isis Large Print Books, July 30, 2006, cover price $32.50 | About this edition: Bobs and Ba live in happy prosperity.

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Product Description: From the author of The Dress Circle, this is a bittersweet comedy about Birdie, who lives on chocolate bars and yearns for action, or at least, for the re-opening of the dance hall. When the estate boils over, Birdie gets more action than she expects.

Paperback:

9780753164150 | Large print edition (Isis Large Print Books, April 30, 2005), cover price $27.99 | About this edition: From the author of The Dress Circle, this is a bittersweet comedy about Birdie, who lives on chocolate bars and yearns for action, or at least, for the re-opening of the dance hall.

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Product Description: In an East End high-rise, Birdie Gibbs lives on chocolate and yearns for action, or atleast for the reopening of the old Imperial dance hall. When one of her ex-husbands, Jimmy Dwyer, appears from nowhere and disappears again, leaving a greyhound in need of homing, Birdie's memories of the War are revived, a time when she did her bit...read more

Hardcover:

9780753164143 | Large print edition (Isis Large Print Books, February 28, 2005), cover price $35.50 | About this edition: In an East End high-rise, Birdie Gibbs lives on chocolate and yearns for action, or atleast for the reopening of the old Imperial dance hall.

Paperback:

9780552997591 | Black Swan, November 1, 2000, cover price $13.00 | About this edition: From the author of "The Dress Circle", this is a bittersweet comedy about Birdie, who lives on chocolate bars and yearns for action, or at least, for the re-opening of the dance hall.

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Product Description: Singing the City  is an eloquent tribute to a way of life largely disappearing in America, using Pittsburgh as a lens. Graham is not blind to the damage industry has done—both to people and to the environment, but she shows us that there is also a rich human story that has gone largely untold, one that reveals, in all its ambiguities, the place of the industrial landscape in the heart...read more

Paperback:

9780822957928 | Univ of Pittsburgh Pr, October 1, 2002, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Singing the City  is an eloquent tribute to a way of life largely disappearing in America, using Pittsburgh as a lens.

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A powerful and revealing journey into America's industrial heartland offers a uniquely focused history of Pittsburgh, showing the living traditions of its neighborhoods and discussing how the decline of industrial towns and jobs has an impact on American life today. UP. (view table of contents)

Hardcover:

9780822940760 | Univ of Pittsburgh Pr, October 1, 1998, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: A powerful and revealing journey into America's industrial heartland offers a uniquely focused history of Pittsburgh, showing the living traditions of its neighborhoods and discussing how the decline of industrial towns and jobs has an impact on American life today.

Examines American auto workers' performance and attitudes in Indiana's non-union Subaru-Isuzu plant, which employs Japanese management techniques

Hardcover:

9780875463452 | Ilr Pr, June 1, 1995, cover price $32.50 | About this edition: Examines American auto workers' performance and attitudes in Indiana's non-union Subaru-Isuzu plant, which employs Japanese management techniques

Paperback:

9780875463469 | Ilr Pr, June 1, 1995, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Examines American auto workers' performance and attitudes in Indiana's non-union Subaru-Isuzu plant, which employs Japanese management techniques

A personal account of widowhood and passage through grief describes Graham's sorrow over the death of her husband, publishing executive George Schieffelin, her move to a New Jersey farmhouse, and the restoration process that helped her cope with grief

Hardcover:

9780670828913 | Viking Pr, June 1, 1990, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: A personal account of widowhood and passage through grief describes Graham's sorrow over the death of her husband, publishing executive George Schieffelin, her move to a New Jersey farmhouse, and the restoration process that helped her cope with grief

Paperback:

9780140123388 | Reprint edition (Penguin USA, May 1, 1991), cover price $8.95

Paperback:

9780701133993 | Ppk edition (Chatto & Windus, June 1, 1988), cover price $69.50

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