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A documentary filmmaker and her longtime collaborator drift toward marriage then veer off when they return to Hollywood and are distracted--she by her ex-flame, he by a mega-buck deal

Hardcover:

9780399135972, titled "Diamond Lane" | Putnam Pub Group, May 1, 1991, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: A documentary filmmaker and her longtime collaborator drift toward marriage then veer off when they return to Hollywood and are distracted--she by her ex-flame, he by a mega-buck deal

Paperback:

9780879514860 | Reprint edition (Overlook Pr, April 1, 1993), cover price $13.95

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Product Description: A smart and hilarious look at husbands, wives, and exes, from the critically acclaimed novelist, and pundit of domesticity.Karen Karbo turns her signature wit and wisdom to the state of marriage, divorce, and remarriage in this wildly funny and often painfully accurate portrayal of a life rife with "exes": your ex, your husband or wife's ex, the ex of the ex, and of course, their children...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Paperback:

9781582341941 | Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, April 1, 2002, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A smart and hilarious look at husbands, wives, and exes, from the critically acclaimed novelist, and pundit of domesticity.

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Offers advice to divorced women and women married to divorced men on how to handle the ex-anniversary, jealous ex-wives, post-divorce dating, and child care duties. (view table of contents)

Hardcover:

9781582341262 | Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, April 1, 2001, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Offers advice to divorced women and women married to divorced men on how to handle the ex-anniversary, jealous ex-wives, post-divorce dating, and child care duties.

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Product Description: Delving into the long, extraordinary life of renowned French fashion designer Coco Chanel, Karen Karbo has written a new kind of book, exploring Chanel's philosophy on a range of universal themes--from style to passion, from money and success to femininity and living life on your own terms...read more

Hardcover:

9780762756827 | Globe Pequot Pr, September 1, 2009, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Delving into the long, extraordinary life of renowned French fashion designer Coco Chanel, Karen Karbo has written a new kind of book, exploring Chanel's philosophy on a range of universal themes--from style to passion, from money and success to femininity and living life on your own terms.

Paperback:

9780762764150 | Reprint edition (Skirt!, March 1, 2011), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Delving into the extraordinary life of renowned French fashion designer Coco Chanel, Karen Karbo has written a new kind of self-help book, exploring Chanel’s philosophy on a range of universal themes—from style to passion, from money and success to femininity and living life on your own terms.

Miscellaneous:

9781441769657, titled "The Gospel According to Coco Chanel: Life Lessons from the World’s Most Elegant Woman" | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, April 1, 2011), cover price $59.99 | About this edition: Delving into the long, extraordinary life of renowned French fashion designer Coco Chanel, Karen Karbo has written a new kind of book, exploring Chanel's philosophy on a range of universal themes--from style to passion, from money and success to femininity and living life on your own terms.

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Product Description: In this thrilling and candid memoir, world record-holding and controversial Big Wave surfer Garrett McNamara chronicles his emotional quest to ride the most formidable waves on earth.Garrett McNamara—affectionately known as GMac—set the world record for the sport, surfing a seventy-eight-foot wave in Nazaré, Portugal in 2011, a record he smashed two years later at the same break...read more

Paperback:

9780062573803 | Reprint edition (Harperwave, August 16, 2016), cover price $18.99 | About this edition: In this thrilling and candid memoir, world record-holding and controversial Big Wave surfer Garrett McNamara chronicles his emotional quest to ride the most formidable waves on earth.

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Product Description: Most people associate Georgia O’Keeffe with New Mexico, painted cow skulls, and her flower paintings. She was revered for so long—born in 1887, died at age ninety-eight in 1986—that we forget how young, restless, passionate, searching, striking, even fearful she once was—a dazzling, mysterious female force in bohemian New York City during its heyday...read more

Hardcover:

9780762771318 | Globe Pequot Pr, November 15, 2011, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: A fresh, revealing look at the artist who continues to inspire new generations of women.

Paperback:

9780762781294 | Reprint edition (Globe Pequot Pr, April 2, 2013), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Most people associate Georgia O’Keeffe with New Mexico, painted cow skulls, and her flower paintings.

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Paying tribute to one of America's leading film icons on the centennial of her birth, a portrait of the inimitable Katharine Hepburn shares some unexpected lessons from the life of the independent, free-thinking actress, featuring Hepburnesque commentary on such topics as the importance of being brash and facing fear, learning why and how to lie, and the power of forgiving your parents.

Hardcover:

9781596913516 | Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, May 1, 2007, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: A guide to success in life borrows lessons from the life of the independent, free-thinking actress, covering such topics as the importance of being brash and facing fear and learning why and how to lie.

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Product Description: Many of us have dog-eared copies of Mastering the Art of French Cooking in our kitchens or fondly remember watching episodes of The French Chef, but what was behind the enormous appeal of this ungainly, unlikely woman, who became a superstar in midlife and changed our approach to food and cooking forever? Julia Child Rules dissects the life of the sunny, unpretentious chef, author, cooking show star, and bon vivant, with an eye towards learning how we, too, can savor life...read more

Hardcover:

9780762783090 | Skirt!, October 1, 2013, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Many of us have dog-eared copies of Mastering the Art of French Cooking in our kitchens or fondly remember watching episodes of The French Chef, but what was behind the enormous appeal of this ungainly, unlikely woman, who became a superstar in midlife and changed our approach to food and cooking forever?

Paperback:

9781493001057 | Globe Pequot Pr, November 4, 2014, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Many of us have dog-eared copies of Mastering the Art of French Cooking in our kitchens or fondly remember watching episodes of The French Chef, but what was behind the enormous appeal of this ungainly, unlikely woman, who became a superstar in midlife and changed our approach to food and cooking forever?

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Minerva Clark, a thirteen-year-old girl in Portland, Oregon, loses all self-doubt when she is zapped by lightning and uses her newfound courage to solve a murder mystery. Reprint.

Hardcover:

9781582346779 | Bloomsbury USA, September 15, 2005, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: A thirteen-year-old girl in Portland, Oregon, loses all self-doubt when she is zapped by lightning and uses her newfound courage to solve a murder mystery.

Paperback:

9781582347479 | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury USA, October 3, 2006), cover price $6.95 | About this edition: A thirteen-year-old girl in Portland, Oregon, loses all self-doubt when she is zapped by lightning and uses her newfound courage to solve a murder mystery.
9780747582854 | Bloomsbury Pub Ltd, September 4, 2006, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Minerva Clarke wants to be just a fraction as gorgeous as her cousin Jordan but has begun to accept that this may never happen.

Prebinding:

9781417779574 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 2006, cover price $17.15 | About this edition: Minerva Clark is a typical thirteen-year-old girl: she hates her hair, she hates her legs (which somehow manage to look both too fat and too skinny at the same time), and don’t get her started on her gigantor bootie.

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Thirteen-year-old amateur sleuth Minerva Clark, armed with big hair and a big attitude, is contacted by a boy whose parents' Portland, Oregon, grocery store burned down, but when she agrees to investigate the fire, she does not expect to become an arson suspect herself.

Hardcover:

9781582346793 | Bloomsbury USA, August 21, 2007, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Thirteen-year-old amateur sleuth Minerva Clark is contacted by a boy whose parents' Portland, Oregon grocery store burned down, but when she agrees to investigate the fire, she does not expect to become an arson suspect herself.

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When bratty Chelsea de Guzman turns to her for help in finding a missing diamond worth millions, Minerva Clark decides to take on the case and, after digging through trash and tracking pigeons, ends up hot on the trail of the culprit and his conspiring best friend. Reprint.

Hardcover:

9781582346786 | Bloomsbury USA, October 3, 2006, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Still enjoying her new found self-confidence, a thirteen-year-old sleuth in Portland, Oregon, tries to uncover a missing red diamond and gets herself mixed up with a crooked animal shelter worker and some very strange animals.

Paperback:

9781599901466 | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury USA, October 2, 2007), cover price $6.95 | About this edition: When bratty Chelsea de Guzman turns to her for help in finding a missing diamond worth millions, Minerva Clark decides to take on the case and, after digging through trash and tracking pigeons, ends up hot on the trail of the culprit and his conspiring best friend.

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A novel exploring the wonders of biology, pregnancy, and motherhood celebrates the courage and strength of best friends Brooke and Mary Rose as they sort out the relationships in their lives.

Hardcover:

9781582340838 | Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, June 1, 2000, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: A novel exploring the wonders of biology, pregnancy, and motherhood celebrates the courage and strength of best friends Brooke and Mary Rose as they sort out the relationships in their lives.

Paperback:

9781582341545 | Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, May 1, 2001, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A novel exploring the wonders of biology, pregnancy, and motherhood celebrates the courage and strength of best friends Brooke and Mary Rose as they sort out the relationships in their lives.

Bestselling fitness expert and beach volleyball icon Gabby Reece uses her own less-than-perfect life to deliver a brutally honest, wickedly funny, and realistic view of motherhood and marriage.So you got the guy on the big white horse, and the beautiful little mermaids, and the picket fence, and your life isn’ t . . . perfect in every imaginable way? You’re not alone. In 1997, Gabrielle Reece married the man of her dreams—professional surfer Laird Hamilton—in a flawless Hawaiian ceremony. Naturally, the couple filed for divorce four years later. In the end they worked it out, but not without the ups and downs, minor hiccups, and major setbacks that beset every modern family. With hilarious stories, wise insights, and concrete takeaways on topics ranging from navigating relationship issues to aging gracefully to getting smart about food, My Foot Is Too Big for the Glass Slipper is the brutally honest, wickedly funny, and deeply helpful portrait of the humor, grace, and humility it takes to survive the happily ever after.
By Karen Karbo (contributor) and Gabrielle Reece

Hardcover:

9781451692662 | Scribner, April 16, 2013, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Bestselling fitness expert and beach volleyball icon Gabby Reece uses her own less-than-perfect life to deliver a brutally honest, wickedly funny, and realistic view of motherhood and marriage.

Paperback:

9781451692693 | Reprint edition (Scribner, March 25, 2014), cover price $15.99

CD/Spoken Word:

9781482100587 | Blackstone Audio Inc, April 16, 2013, cover price $19.95

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A fascinating portrait of a father-daughter relationship explains how the author, a freelance writer and reluctant caregiver, set out to take care of her father, a retired industrial designer and card-caring member of the NRA, after he was diagnosed with terminal lung cancer. Reprint. 15,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9781582341835 | Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, September 1, 2003, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: A portrait of a father-daughter relationship explains how the author, a freelance writer and reluctant caregiver, set out to take care of her father, a retired industrial designer and NRA member, after he was diagnosed with lung cancer.

Paperback:

9781582344454 | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, October 31, 2004), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A fascinating portrait of a father-daughter relationship explains how the author, a freelance writer and reluctant caregiver, set out to take care of her father, a retired industrial designer and card-caring member of the NRA, after he was diagnosed with terminal lung cancer.

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Emigres from the Soviet, mature men and women, collide joyfully and unexpectedly with life in Los Angeles

Hardcover:

9780399134371 | Putnam Pub Group, May 1, 1989, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: This unusual first novel concerns Soviet emigres in Los Angeles, whose lives collide and veer in unexpected directions.

Paperback:

9780671700249 | Reprint edition (Fireside, May 1, 1990), cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Emigres from the Soviet, mature men and women, collide joyfully and unexpectedly with life in Los Angeles

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