Archives For May 2013

 

Here are a few new book releases from this week that are worth checking out:

(Where possible, we have also tried to include a review/interview related to the book…)


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[easyazon-link asin=”1935202170″ locale=”us”]A Country of Cities: A Manifesto for an Urban America[/easyazon-link]
By Vishaan Chakrabarti

Watch a lecture that overviews the material in this book

 

Here are a few new book releases from this week that are worth checking out:

(Where possible, we have also tried to include a review/interview related to the book…)


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[easyazon-link asin=”0544115899″ locale=”us”]The Fall of Arthur: An Epic Poem[/easyazon-link]
By J.R.R. Tolkien

 

Here are a few new book releases from this week that are worth checking out:

(Where possible, we have also tried to include a review/interview related to the book…)


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[easyazon-link asin=”0307271080″ locale=”us”]Americanah: A Novel[/easyazon-link]
By Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

(Watch for our review in our next print issue!)

Listen to an NPR interview with the author

 

The Wake Up CallThe Wake Up Call –
9 April 2013

 

Like the smell of strong coffee wafting down the hall, we offer a few book-related thoughts and stories to jumpstart your day…

 

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WHOA!  Hard to believe it’s been almost a month since the last Wake Up Call post…
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“To be a philosophical skeptic is, in a man of letters, the first and most essential to being a sound, believing Christian.”
-Philosopher David Hume, born on this day 1711.
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“A man who lives, not by what he loves but what he hates, is a sick man.”
Poet and Playwright Archibald MacLeish, born this day in 1892.
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Thanks be to God for this new day, may it be full of beauty and grace!

 

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Here are a few new book releases from this week that are worth checking out:

(Where possible, we have also tried to include a review/interview related to the book…)


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[easyazon-link asin=”0062225006″ locale=”us”]Southern Cross the Dog: A Novel[/easyazon-link]
By Bill Cheng

Listen to an NPR interview with the author

 

10 Recommended Kindle ebooks for $3.99 or Less!

 




 
Prices on these ebooks should not change before May 31, 2013.
But to be on the safe side, please refresh the Amazon page before ordering…

 

(NOTE: Prices listed may or may be not be valid outside the United States… Sorry!)

 

If you find one or more books to buy here, please share this list with a friend…

 

 

1) [easyazon-link asin=”B003XVYLDU” locale=”us”]Slaughterhouse-Five: A Novel[/easyazon-link] by Kurt Vonnegut – $2.99

 

2) [easyazon-link asin=”B007EDZ3M6″ locale=”us”]The Holy or the Broken: Leonard Cohen, Jeff Buckley, and the Unlikely Ascent of “Hallelujah”[/easyazon-link] by Alan Light- $2.99

 

3) [easyazon-link asin=”B003WUYQ64″ locale=”us”]The Magician’s Assistant: A Novel[/easyazon-link] by Ann Patchett – $2.99

 

4) [easyazon-link asin=”B005YZGOTC” locale=”us”]The Third Life of Grange Copeland: A Novel[/easyazon-link] by Alice Walker – $3.99
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