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Product Description: For readers of Tom Perrotta and Lorrie Moore, these nine unforgettable stories, all set in and around Cape Canaveral, showcase Patrick Ryan’s masterly understanding of regret and hope, relationships and family, and the universal longing for love...read more

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9780385341387 | Dial Pr, July 5, 2016, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: For readers of Tom Perrotta and Lorrie Moore, these nine unforgettable stories, all set in and around Cape Canaveral, showcase Patrick Ryan’s masterly understanding of regret and hope, relationships and family, and the universal longing for love.

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Product Description: This story is about what a woman's love for her husband and the boundless measures she will take to revenge his needless death.

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9781475986631 | Iuniverse Inc, April 18, 2013, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: This story is about what a woman's love for her husband and the boundless measures she will take to revenge his needless death.

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Product Description: From the chalky horse-pills of faceless pharmaceutical conglomerates to the hot toddy that was Grandmother's remedy for bruised knees, broken hearts and everything besides, here are stories about the ways we face our ailments and the ways we seek to cure ourselves...read more
By Ellah Allfrey (editor), John Freeman (editor), Ted Hodgkinson (editor), Patrick Ryan (editor) and Michael Salu (illustrator)

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9781905881611 | Granta Books, August 28, 2012, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: From the chalky horse-pills of faceless pharmaceutical conglomerates to the hot toddy that was Grandmother's remedy for bruised knees, broken hearts and everything besides, here are stories about the ways we face our ailments and the ways we seek to cure ourselves.

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Product Description: People love a fresh loaf. The way it smells, the crunch of the crust, the warm, soft texture of bread newly out of the oven. The growth of artisan bakeries and the increasing choice in supermarkets is testament to the fact that we want an alternative to the pre-packaged conformity of mass-produced baking...read more

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9781742666686 | Independent Pub Group, June 1, 2012, cover price $32.95 | About this edition: People love a fresh loaf.

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Product Description: In 2012, Britain is a nation in flux, managing difficult socioeconomic realities, contending with new political alliances and negotiating shifting demographics. Yet it is a country that is still perceived as being bound by tradition and class structures...read more
By Ellah Allfrey (editor), John Freeman (editor), Ted Hodgkinson (editor), Yuka Igarashi (editor) and Patrick Ryan (editor)

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9781905881567 | Granta Books, May 15, 2012, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: In 2012, Britain is a nation in flux, managing difficult socioeconomic realities, contending with new political alliances and negotiating shifting demographics.

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Product Description: 'Well, Sergeant, here we go then', I said. 'Getting our chance at last of a good old crack at the Boche, eh ...?' Ex-infantryman and reconnaissance officer, author and humorist Patrick Ryan is perhaps best remembered for this acerbically comic novel - first published in 1963 and quickly adapted into a 1967 feature film by Richard Lester, starring Michael Crawford and John Lennon...read more

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9780571290208 | Gardners Books, March 15, 2012, cover price $21.80 | About this edition: 'Well, Sergeant, here we go then', I said.

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Product Description: Be it a wrong turn, a bad relationship, a debilitating illness or a war, every action creates a reaction, every move is followed by another move. How do we get out of what we’ve gotten ourselves into? How do we deal with what’s been thrust upon us? Granta 118 zooms in close on the phenomenon of the exit strategy...read more
By Ellah Allfrey (editor), John Freeman (editor), Ted Hodgkinson (editor), Patrick Ryan (editor) and Michael Salu (contributor)

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9781905881550 | Granta Books, February 7, 2012, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Be it a wrong turn, a bad relationship, a debilitating illness or a war, every action creates a reaction, every move is followed by another move.

This book examines the issues and implications that mental health professionals face when dealing with ageing and older adults. The book focuses on the biological, psychological and cultural influences that impact on the work of mental health practitioners who work with this client group. Based on current empirical research and evidence-based practical issues this book explores topics including: ageing and dementia elder abuse caring for older adults depression and ageing the paradox of ageing how older adults are key to the success of future generations. Throughout the book the contributors emphasise the notion of ‘healthy ageing,' and the importance and significance of this concept as part of the life-cycle process. As such Ageing and Older Adult Mental Health will be key reading not only for mental health professionals, but also for those involved in policy making for older adults.
By Barry J. Coughlan (editor) and Patrick Ryan (editor)

Hardcover:

9780415582896 | Routledge, March 8, 2011, cover price $130.00

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9780415582902 | Routledge, March 8, 2011, cover price $46.95 | About this edition: This book examines the issues and implications that mental health professionals face when dealing with ageing and older adults.

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Product Description: One of the strangest (and funniest) love triangles ever to hit YA fiction, when a pair of twins (one boy, one girl) both fall for the boy who moves in with them…who may or may not be a vampire.Judy and Kyle Renneker are sixteen-year-old fraternal twins in a rambling family of nine...read more

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9780545221283 | 1 edition (Scholastic Pr, March 1, 2011), cover price $17.99 | About this edition: One of the strangest (and funniest) love triangles ever to hit YA fiction, when a pair of twins (one boy, one girl) both fall for the boy who moves in with them…who may or may not be a vampire.

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Product Description: This new issue of Granta features tales from the constantly shifting terrain of alien culture. Mark Gevisser writes of two closeted gay South African men, whose friendship has lasted five decades, dating back to a regime determined to keep black and white apart...read more
By Ellah Allfrey (editor), Ollie Brock (contributor), John Freeman (editor), Patrick Ryan (contributor) and Michael Salu (contributor)

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9781905881338 | Granta Books, February 22, 2011, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: This new issue of Granta features tales from the constantly shifting terrain of alien culture.

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Product Description: Steady on, 21st century parent. Adolescents, teenagers, young people, are still just people. There is no need to fix, cure, treat or throttle them. In fact, now more than ever they need you to understand, listen, observe and guide so that they can continue their journey from childhood...read more

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9780717146741 | Gill & Macmillan, February 15, 2010, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Steady on, 21st century parent.

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Product Description: Sam Findley and Charlie Perrin. Best friends. At least they used to be. But a year ago Sam cut Charlie out of his life—no explanation, no discussion, nothing. Fast-forward one year, and both Sam's and Charlie's lives are spiraling out of control...read more

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9780060858100 | Harperteen, June 1, 2007, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: In St.

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9780060858117 | Harperteen, June 1, 2007, cover price $17.89 | About this edition: In St.

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9781439584217 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, April 9, 2009), cover price $17.99 | also contains Saints of Augustine | About this edition: Sam Findley and Charlie Perrin.

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9781592969692 | The Childs World Inc, January 1, 2008, cover price $29.93

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Product Description: Explore South Korea and learn about its history, geography, food, special celebrations and pastimes. Includes full-color photographs, table of contents, sidebars, map, native-language word list, glossary, research sources and index. Biography: 32 pages.

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9781592969784 | The Childs World Inc, January 1, 2008, cover price $29.93 | About this edition: Explore South Korea and learn about its history, geography, food, special celebrations and pastimes.

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Product Description: Book by Ryan, Patrick

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9781592969777 | The Childs World Inc, January 1, 2008, cover price $29.93 | About this edition: Book by Ryan, Patrick

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Product Description: Readers are introduced to the basic geography, topography, history, people, culture, climate, and industries of the island country of New Zealand.

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9781592969739 | The Childs World Inc, January 1, 2008, cover price $29.93 | About this edition: Readers are introduced to the basic geography, topography, history, people, culture, climate, and industries of the island country of New Zealand.

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Product Description: Book by Ryan, Patrick

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9781592969746 | The Childs World Inc, January 1, 2008, cover price $29.93 | About this edition: Book by Ryan, Patrick

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A brief introduction to the history, culture, geography, and people of China.

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9781592969128 | The Childs World Inc, August 1, 2007, cover price $29.93 | About this edition: A brief introduction to the history, culture, geography, and people of China.

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A brief introduction to the history, culture, geography, and people of Kenya.

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9781592969197 | The Childs World Inc, August 1, 2007, cover price $29.93 | About this edition: A brief introduction to the history, culture, geography, and people of Kenya.

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A brief introduction to the history, culture, geography, and people of India.

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9781592969142 | The Childs World Inc, August 1, 2007, cover price $29.93 | About this edition: A brief introduction to the history, culture, geography, and people of India.

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A brief introduction to the history, culture, geography, and people of Indonesia.

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9781592969159 | The Childs World Inc, August 1, 2007, cover price $29.93 | About this edition: A brief introduction to the history, culture, geography, and people of Indonesia.

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A kaleidoscopic portrait of a family chronicles the individual lives of twice divorced Teresa Kerrigan and her four children, each influenced by their complex family history--Matt, caretaker to the father who had abandoned him; wild Karen, hiding in a marriage to a born-again salesman; Joe, an outsider coping with sibling rivalry; and Frankie, an eccentric sci-fi freak. A first novel. Reprint. 20,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9780385338745 | Dial Pr, January 31, 2006, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: Chronicles how the individual lives of twice-divorced Teresa Kerrigan and her four children have been influenced by their complex family history.

Paperback:

9780385338752 | Reprint edition (Dial Pr, January 30, 2007), cover price $13.00 | About this edition: A kaleidoscopic portrait of a family chronicles the individual lives of twice divorced Teresa Kerrigan and her four children, each influenced by their complex family history--Matt, caretaker to the father who had abandoned him; wild Karen, hiding in a marriage to a born-again salesman; Joe, an outsider coping with sibling rivalry; and Frankie, an eccentric sci-fi freak.

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A collection of stories that inspired seven of Shakespeare's best-known plays includes tales of adventure, love, destiny, and magic.
By James Mayhew (illustrator) and Patrick Ryan

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9781905236862 | Pap/com edition (Barefoot Books, April 6, 2006), cover price $16.99 | About this edition: A collection of stories that inspired seven of Shakespeare's best-known plays includes tales of adventure, love, destiny, and magic.

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Product Description: The stated aim of much development assistance is the reduction of poverty. This book examines how development interventions might be more effectively targeted to achieve this aim. Part One provides an overview of planning for poverty reduction, and evidence on the extent and causes of poverty...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By David Potts (editor), Patrick Ryan (editor) and Anna Toner (editor)

Hardcover:

9780333970171 | Palgrave Macmillan, September 17, 2003, cover price $170.00 | About this edition: The stated aim of much development assistance is the reduction of poverty.

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Gathers facts about Greece, including information about the land, people, history, culture, and pastimes.

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9781567669084 | The Childs World Inc, January 1, 2003, cover price $28.50 | About this edition: Gathers facts about Greece, including information about the land, people, history, culture, and pastimes.

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