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Product Description: The best-selling author of Girl Waits with Gun returns with another adventure featuring the fascinating, feisty, and unforgettable Kopp sisters. After besting (and arresting) a ruthless silk factory owner and his gang of thugs in Girl Waits with Gun, Constance Kopp became one of the nation’s first deputy sheriffs...read more

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9780544409941 | Houghton Mifflin, September 6, 2016, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: The best-selling author of Girl Waits with Gun returns with another adventure featuring the fascinating, feisty, and unforgettable Kopp sisters.

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Product Description: A National Bestseller A New York Times Editors' ChoiceA September 2015 Indie Next PickA Publishers Marketplace Buzz Book of 2015, Fall/WinterOne of USA Today's "New and Noteworthy"One of New York Post's "Must-Read" BooksOne of Cosmopolitan's "24 Books to Read this Fall"From the New York Times best-selling author of The Drunken Botanist comes an enthralling novel based on the forgotten true story of one of the nation’s first female deputy sheriffs...read more

Hardcover:

9781410485120 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, January 6, 2016), cover price $30.99 | About this edition: From the "New York Times "best-selling author of "The Drunken Botanist "comes an enthralling novel based on the forgotten true story of one of the nation s first female deputy sheriffs.
9780544409910 | Houghton Mifflin, September 1, 2015, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: From the New York Times best-selling author of The Drunken Botanist comes an enthralling novel based on the forgotten true story of one of the nation’s first female deputy sheriffs.

Paperback:

9780544800830 | Reprint edition (Mariner Books, May 3, 2016), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A National Bestseller A New York Times Editors' ChoiceA September 2015 Indie Next PickA Publishers Marketplace Buzz Book of 2015, Fall/WinterOne of USA Today's "New and Noteworthy"One of New York Post's "Must-Read" BooksOne of Cosmopolitan's "24 Books to Read this Fall"From the New York Times best-selling author of The Drunken Botanist comes an enthralling novel based on the forgotten true story of one of the nation’s first female deputy sheriffs.

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Product Description: The book is a practice guide for Texas litigators handling the occasional insurance coverage lawsuit or confronting insurance questions in the context of a litigation practice, complete with legal analysis, practical tips, forms, and annotations specific to Texas and Fifth Circuit practice...read more

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9781576258842 | Texas Lawyer Pr, November 24, 2014, cover price $130.00 | About this edition: The book is a practice guide for Texas litigators handling the occasional insurance coverage lawsuit or confronting insurance questions in the context of a litigation practice, complete with legal analysis, practical tips, forms, and annotations specific to Texas and Fifth Circuit practice.

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Product Description: An essential addition to the library of any cocktailians, entertainers, nostalgics, or those who just like to relax with a cold beverage, Shake 'Em Up delivers all the joy of a Jazz-Age cocktail party, without the fear of temperance officers knocking down your door...read more
By Amy Stewart (introduced by)

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9781935639602, titled "Shake 'Em Up: A Practical Handbook of Polite Drinking" | Reprint edition (Tin House Books, May 28, 2013), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: An essential addition to the library of any cocktailians, entertainers, nostalgics, or those who just like to relax with a cold beverage, Shake 'Em Up delivers all the joy of a Jazz-Age cocktail party, without the fear of temperance officers knocking down your door.

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Product Description: A New York Times BestsellerSake began with a grain of rice. Scotch emerged from barley, tequila from agave, rum from sugarcane, bourbon from corn. Thirsty yet?  In The Drunken Botanist, Amy Stewart explores the dizzying array of herbs, flowers, trees, fruits, and fungi that humans have, through ingenuity, inspiration, and sheer desperation, contrived to transform into alcohol over the centuries...read more

Hardcover:

9781616200466 | 1 edition (Algonquin Books, March 19, 2013), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A New York Times BestsellerSake began with a grain of rice.

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Product Description: Every great drink starts with a plant. Sake began with a grain of rice. Scotch emerged from barley. Gin was born from a conifer shrub when medieval physicians boiled juniper berries with wine to treat stomach pain. The Drunken Botanist uncovers the surprising botanical history and fascinating science and chemistry of over 150 plants, flowers, trees, and fruits (and even a few fungi)...read more

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9781622311392 | Unabridged edition (Highbridge Co, March 19, 2013), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Every great drink starts with a plant.

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Product Description: Most flowers on the market today are imported, mass-produced and chemical-laden. The 50 Mile Bouquet introduces some of the innovative voices of the dynamic new Slow Flower movement: the organic flower farmers, the sustainably-motivated floral designers...read more
By David E. Perry (photographer), Debra Prinzing and Amy Stewart (foreword by)

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9780983272649 | St Lynns Pr, April 1, 2012, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Most flowers on the market today are imported, mass-produced and chemical-laden.

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Product Description: In this darkly comical look at the sinister side of our relationship with the natural world, Stewart has tracked down over one hundred of our worst entomological foes-creatures that infest, infect, and generally wreak havoc on human affairs...read more
By Coleen Marlo (narrator) and Amy Stewart

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9781452632605 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, May 23, 2011), cover price $59.99 | About this edition: In this darkly comical look at the sinister side of our relationship with the natural world, Stewart has tracked down over one hundred of our worst entomological foes-creatures that infest, infect, and generally wreak havoc on human affairs.

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Product Description: In this darkly comical look at the sinister side of our relationship with the natural world,Stewart has tracked down over one hundred of our worst entomological foes―creaturesthat infest, infect, and generally wreak havoc on human affairs...read more
By Briony Morrow-Cribbs (illustrator) and Amy Stewart

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9781565129603 | Algonquin Books, May 3, 2011, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: In this darkly comical look at the sinister side of our relationship with the natural world,Stewart has tracked down over one hundred of our worst entomological foes―creaturesthat infest, infect, and generally wreak havoc on human affairs.

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Product Description: The politics of water have taken centre stage in global concerns about sustainable development. The Governance of Water and Sanitation in Africa investigates a new mode of achieving the Millennium Development Goal of halving the number of people who lack access to safe water and sanitation by 2015...read more

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9781848850279 | Tauris Academic Studies, October 13, 2009, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: The politics of water have taken centre stage in global concerns about sustainable development.

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Product Description: A tree that sheds poison daggers; a glistening red seed that stops the heart; a shrub that causes paralysis; a vine that strangles; and a leaf that triggered a war. In Wicked Plants, Stewart takes on over two hundred of Mother Nature’s most appalling creations...read more

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9781565126831, titled "Wicked Plants: The Weed That Killed Abraham Lincoln's Mother & other Botanical Atrocities" | 1 edition (Algonquin Books, May 21, 2009), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: A tree that sheds poison daggers; a glistening red seed that stops the heart; a shrub that causes paralysis; a vine that strangles; and a leaf that triggered a war.

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Product Description: Award-winning author Amy Stewart takes readers on an around-the-world, behind-the-scenes look at the flower industry and how it has sought—for better or worse—to achieve perfection. She tracks down the hybridizers, geneticists, farmers, and florists working to invent, manufacture, and sell flowers that are bigger, brighter, and sturdier than anything nature can provide...read more

Hardcover:

9780786295234 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, May 16, 2007), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Discusses how flower growers and sellers have changed their products to make them larger and more vibrant, and evaluates how this tinkering with nature has been both beneficial and detrimental to the cut flower industry.

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9781565126039 | Algonquin Books, March 18, 2008, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Award-winning author Amy Stewart takes readers on an around-the-world, behind-the-scenes look at the flower industry and how it has sought—for better or worse—to achieve perfection.

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A behind-the-scenes look at the floriculture industry covers how cut flowers are bred, grown, and sold in the United States, discussing the historical roots of the industry and describing the attitudes of those involved in floriculture.

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9781565124387 | Algonquin Books, February 9, 2007, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: A behind-the-scenes look at the floriculture industry covers how cut flowers are bred, grown, and sold in the United States, discussing the historical roots of the industry and describing the attitudes of those involved in floriculture.

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The author of From the Ground Up introduces the earthworm, looking at its impact on the ecosystem and its amazing abilities to plough soil, fight plant diseases, and absorb dangerous pollutants. Reprint.

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9780711224506 | Gardners Books, February 1, 2005, cover price $24.15 | About this edition: The august Charles Darwin devoted the last years of his life to the meticulous study of one animal: the earthworm.
9781565123373 | Algonquin Books, February 5, 2004, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: Introduces the earthworm, looking at its impact on the ecosystem and its amazing abilities to plough soil, fight plant diseases, and absorb dangerous pollutants.

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9781565124684 | Reprint edition (Algonquin Books, March 11, 2005), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Introduces the earthworm, looking at its impact on the ecosystem and its amazing abilities to plough soil, fight plant diseases, and absorb dangerous pollutants.

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The author describes how a dream of creating her first garden was transformed by hard work, determination, and difficult lessons into a beautiful plot of land and how a year of planting seeds, battling pests, weeding, watering, and composting changes her into an enthusiastic gardener. Reprint. 20,000 first printing. (view table of contents)

Hardcover:

9780783894553 | Large print edition (G K Hall & Co, June 1, 2001), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The author describes her determination to create her first garden despite the setbacks caused by weeds and pests, and shares the difficult lessons and gardening techniques she learned during the year she achieved her vision.

Paperback:

9780312287672 | Reprint edition (Griffin, March 1, 2002), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: The author describes how a dream of creating her first garden was transformed by hard work, determination, and difficult lessons into a beautiful plot of land and how a year of planting seeds, battling pests, weeding, watering, and composting changes her into an enthusiastic gardener.

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Describes how a dream of creating her first garden was transformed by hard work, determination, and difficult lessons into a beautiful plot of land and how a year of planting seeds, battling pests, weeding, watering, and composting changes her into an enthusiastic gardener. (view table of contents)

Hardcover:

9781565122406 | Algonquin Books, January 19, 2000, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Describes the author's determination to create her first garden despite the setbacks caused by weeds and pests, and shares the difficult lessons and gardening techniques she learned during the year she achieved her vision.

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