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  • THE LITTLE GIANT OF ABERDEEN COUNTY. by Baker, Tiffany.
    Baker, Tiffany.
    THE LITTLE GIANT OF ABERDEEN COUNTY.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Grand Central Publishing, (2009.) dj. Hardcover first edition - The author's rather offbeat but very highly praised first novel - Publisher's Weekly says that this "mixes the exuberant eccentricities of John Irving's Garp, Anne Tyler's relationship savvy and the plangent voice of Margaret Atwood. . . Haunting the margins of Truly's story is that of Tabitha Dyerson, a rumored witch whose secrets afford a breathtaking role reversal for Truly. It's got all the earmarks of a hitÑinfectious and lovable narrator, a dash of magic, an impressive sweep and a heartrending but not treacly family drama." 341 pp. ISBN: 0-446194204.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 53216
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  • THE LITTLE GIANT OF ABERDEEN COUNTY. by Baker, Tiffany.
    Baker, Tiffany.
    THE LITTLE GIANT OF ABERDEEN COUNTY.

    Edition: Book club edition.

    New York: Grand Central Publishing, (2009.) dj. Hardcover - The author's rather offbeat but very highly praised first novel - Publisher's Weekly says that this "mixes the exuberant eccentricities of John Irving's Garp, Anne Tyler's relationship savvy and the plangent voice of Margaret Atwood. . . Haunting the margins of Truly's story is that of Tabitha Dyerson, a rumored witch whose secrets afford a breathtaking role reversal for Truly. It's got all the earmarks of a hitÑinfectious and lovable narrator, a dash of magic, an impressive sweep and a heartrending but not treacly family drama." Ribbon book mark bound in. 341 pp. ISBN: 0-446194204.

    Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 48091
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  • Baker, Tiffany.
    THE LITTLE GIANT OF ABERDEEN COUNTY.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Grand Central Publishing, (2009.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The author's rather offbeat but very highly praised first novel - Publisher's Weekly says that this "mixes the exuberant eccentricities of John Irving's Garp, Anne Tyler's relationship savvy and the plangent voice of Margaret Atwood. . . Haunting the margins of Truly's story is that of Tabitha Dyerson, a rumored witch whose secrets afford a breathtaking role reversal for Truly. It's got all the earmarks of a hitÑinfectious and lovable narrator, a dash of magic, an impressive sweep and a heartrending but not treacly family drama." SIGNED by the author on the title page. 341 pp. ISBN: 0-446194204.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket (a new copy.)

    Book ID: 46380
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  • THE LITTLE GIANT OF ABERDEEN COUNTY. by Baker, Tiffany.
    Baker, Tiffany.
    THE LITTLE GIANT OF ABERDEEN COUNTY.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Grand Central Publishing, (2009.) dj. Hardcover first edition - The author's rather offbeat but very highly praised first novel - Publisher's Weekly says that this "mixes the exuberant eccentricities of John Irving's Garp, Anne Tyler's relationship savvy and the plangent voice of Margaret Atwood. . . Haunting the margins of Truly's story is that of Tabitha Dyerson, a rumored witch whose secrets afford a breathtaking role reversal for Truly. It's got all the earmarks of a hitÑinfectious and lovable narrator, a dash of magic, an impressive sweep and a heartrending but not treacly family drama." 341 pp. ISBN: 0-446194204.

    Condition: Fine in near fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 56248
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  • THE LITTLE GIANT OF ABERDEEN COUNTY. by Baker, Tiffany.
    Baker, Tiffany.
    THE LITTLE GIANT OF ABERDEEN COUNTY.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Grand Central Publishing, (2009.). First edition - The author's rather offbeat but very highly praised first novel - Publisher's Weekly says that this "mixes the exuberant eccentricities of John Irving's Garp, Anne Tyler's relationship savvy and the plangent voice of Margaret Atwood. . . Haunting the margins of Truly's story is that of Tabitha Dyerson, a rumored witch whose secrets afford a breathtaking role reversal for Truly. It's got all the earmarks of a hitÑinfectious and lovable narrator, a dash of magic, an impressive sweep and a heartrending but not treacly family drama." 341 pp.

    Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers with French flaps (a new copy.)

    Book ID: 45685
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  • BODY OF KNOWLEDGE. by Dawson, Carol.
    Dawson, Carol.
    BODY OF KNOWLEDGE.

    Edition: First printing.

    Chapel Hill, NC: Algonquin Books, (1994.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Texas author's second novel - one described as "huge, vibrant and outrageous as its 600 pound narrator." 471 pp. ISBN: 156512054X.

    Condition: Fine in near fine dust jacket (short closed tear to the upper edge of back cover of dj.)

    Book ID: 43644
    Keywords: obesity, Women Authors
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  • THE BEST AMERICAN SCIENCE WRITING 2001. by Ferris, Timothy, editor. .
    Ferris, Timothy, editor. .
    THE BEST AMERICAN SCIENCE WRITING 2001.

    Edition: First printing, a trade paperback, issued simultaneously with hardcover.

    New York, NY: Harper Collins, (2001). First edition - "A dynamic, up-to-date collection of essays and articles by America's most prominent thinkers and writers, addressing the most controversial, socially relevant topics that recent developements in science pose." Pieces by Joel Achenbach, Malcolm Gladwell, Richard Preston, Alan Lightman, Tracy Kidder, John Updike and many more. Series Editor Jesse Cohen. Notes on contributors, xi, 333 pp. ISBN: 0-060936487.

    Condition: Fine.

    Book ID: 55219
    Keywords: aids, Anthology, dna, genome, obesity
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