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  • The Way of the Writer: Reflections on the Art and Craft of Storytelling

    From Charles Johnson—a National Book Award winner, Professor Emeritus at University of Washington, and one of America’s preeminent scholars on literature and race—comes an instructive, inspiring guide to the craft and art of writing.An award-winning novelist, philosopher, essayist, screenwriter, professor, and cartoonist, Charles Johnson has devoted his life to creative pursuit. His 1990 National Book Award-winning novel Middle Passage is a modern classic, revered as much for its daring plot as its philosophical underpinnings. For thirty-...

    • ASIN: 1501147226
    • Brand: Scribner Book Company

  • Night Hawks: Stories

    A masterful story collection—thirteen years in the making—from National Book Award winner Charles Johnson, showcasing the incredible range and resonant voice of this American treasure.This new collection of stories from National Book Award winner Charles Johnson offers an eclectic, engaging range of narratives, tied together by Buddhist themes and displaying all the grace, heart, and insight for which he has long been known. In “The Weave,” Ieesha and her boyfriend carry out a heist at the salon from which she has just been fired—com...

    • ASIN: 1501184385
    • Brand: Scribner

  • Defining Moments: God-Encounters With Ordinary People Who Changed the World

    A Prophetic Anointing for TodayDefining Moments is a fascinating look at the remarkable ways in which God has used ordinary people to change history. But it is about more than history alone--it illuminates the present and unveils the future. Prophetic in nature, the book reveals how God wants to work in each of our lives to fulfill His purposes--today, tomorrow, and in the years to come. The stories in this collection of God-encounters carry a prophetic anointing for all who have ears to hear. Author Bill Johnson highlights the significant trai...

    • ASIN: 1629115479
    • Brand: Versa Press

  • Remedy for a Broken Angel

    Winner: 2015 International Latino Book Award Winner: 2015 Beverly Hills Book Award Nominated: NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work by a Debut Author Serena is a Bermudan jazz singer whose demons lead her to abandon her daughter Artie. Artie's anger eventually drives her to Serena's younger lover, Jamie L'Heureux, a jazz superstar. The spirit of Charles Mingus thrums throughout the story as these two women tangle in a syncopated mother-daughter relationship....

    • ASIN: 1940503027

  • In the Space of Reasons: Selected Essays of Wilfrid Sellars

    Wilfrid Sellars (1912-1989) was, in the opinion of many, the most important American philosopher of the second half of the twentieth century. He was, Richard Rorty writes, "as original a mind as C. S. Peirce, and it has taken almost as long for the importance of his ideas to be appreciated." This collection, coedited by Sellars's chief interpreter and intellectual heir, should do much to elucidate and clearly establish the significance of this difficult thinker's vision for contemporary philosophy.The volume presents the most readable of Sellar...

    • ASIN: 0674024982
    • Brand: Brand: Harvard University Press

  • Lynwood (Images of America)

    Charles H. Sessions was an early-20th-century landowning businessman who named his dairy creamery after his wife, Lynne Wood. Her name would also grace the remarkable city that he pioneered, Lynwood. Early settlers, visionary residents, and city officials through the years have all helped Lynwood develop into a two-time All-America City Award winner. Lynwood’s exciting history stretches from its earliest colonization by Don Antonio Maria Lugo through its establishment in 1921 and to the present. Today, Lynwood has moved forward as a visionary...

    • ASIN: 073858889X

  • Of Cats and Men: Profiles of History's Great Cat-Loving Artists, Writers, Thinkers, and Statesmen

    A stylish, illustrated gift book profiling notable cat-loving men throughout history. Some of history’s greatest men have been cat lovers, and their cats have contributed to their genius and legacy: the static charge from a cat’s fur sparked young Nikola Tesla’s interest in electricity; Sir Isaac Newton is said to have invited the first cat flap; visitors to Ernest Hemingway and Winston Churchill’s homes still encounter the descendants of their beloved cats; William S. Burroughs and Andy Warhol both wrote books inspired by their feline ...

    • ASIN: 0399578447
    • Brand: TEN SPEED

  • Unscripted: The Unpredictable Moments That Make Life Extraordinary

    Ernie Johnson Jr. has been in the game a long time. With one of the most recognized voices in sports broadcasting, he is a tireless perfectionist when it comes to preparing and delivering his commentary. Yet he knows that some of sports' greatest triumphs--and life's greatest rewards--come from those unscripted moments you never anticipated.In this heartfelt, gripping autobiography, the three-time Sports Emmy Award-winner and popular host of TNT's Inside the NBA provides a remarkably candid look at his life both on and off the screen. From his ...

    • ASIN: B01NASPZG8
    • Brand: Unknown

  • Dream Team: How Michael, Magic, Larry, Charles, and the Greatest Team of All Time Conquered the World and Changed the Game of Basketball Forever

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER   Acclaimed sports journalist Jack McCallum delivers the untold story of the greatest team ever assembled: the 1992 U.S. Olympic Men’s Basketball Team. As a writer for Sports Illustrated, McCallum enjoyed a courtside seat for the most exciting basketball spectacle on earth, covering the Dream Team from its inception to the gold medal ceremony in Barcelona. Drawing on fresh interviews with the players, McCallum provides the definitive account of the Dream Team phenomenon. He offers a behind-the-scenes look at the con...

    • ASIN: 0345520491
    • Brand: imusti

  • Year's Best Hardcore Horror Volume 1

    "Not for the faint of heart or weak of stomach, the 19 stories in this new best-of annual anthology feature episodes of graphic gore and violence—including torture, dismemberment, self-mutilation, and home abortion—that are designed to push buttons as well as boundaries...strictly for hardcore horror fans."—Publishers Weekly”...glutted with graphic scenes of torture, dismemberment, evisceration...” — Publishers Weekly (Volume 2)Editors Randy Chandler and Cheryl Mullenax put the call out to horror writers and editors of extreme stori...

    • ASIN: B01GDCDGD6

  • No. More. Plastic.: What you can do to make a difference - the #2minutesolution

    Please Read Notes: Brand New, International Softcover Edition, Printed in black and white pages, minor self wear on the cover or pages, Sale restriction may be printed on the book, but Book name, contents, and author are exactly same as Hardcover Edition. Fast delivery through DHL/FedEx express.

    • ASIN: 1785039873

  • Nor the Battle to the Strong: A Novel of the American Revolution in the South

    A sweeping narrative that tells the separate but ultimately intertwined stories of two compelling characters, vastly different in background and outlook, but destined to strive together in the last great pitched battle for American independence.

    • ASIN: 192949033X
    • Brand: Brand: Frederic C. Beil Publisher

  • Somewhere in My Mind There Is a Painting Box

    This short story related to The Cats of Tanglewood Forest features Lillian at 17 years old. Her discovery of a long-lost paint box in the forest, her love of making art, her very first kiss, and the draw of a magical world all combine in this bittersweet tale about having to make a difficult choice.First published in The Green Man: Tales from the Mythic Forest, edited by Ellen Datlow & Terri Windling (Viking, 2002). Also appeared in the collection Muse & Reverie.One of the most original fantasy writers currently working.—BooklistCharles de Li...

    • ASIN: B01LX2K1LM

  • Great Tales and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe (Enriched Classics)

    Enriched Classics offer readers accessible editions of great works of literature enhanced by helpful notes and commentary. Each book includes educational tools alongside the text, enabling students and readers alike to gain a deeper and more developed understanding of the writer and their work.The melancholy, brilliance, passionate lyricism, and torment of Edgar Allen Poe are all well represented in this collection. Here, in one volume, are his masterpieces of mystery, terror, humor, and adventure, including stories such as The Tell-Tale Heart,...

    • ASIN: 1416534768
    • Brand: Poe, Edgar Allan/ Brower, Charles (CON)/ Johnson, Cynthia Brantley (EDT)

  • The Highwayman: A Longmire Story (A Longmire Mystery)

    Sheriff Walt Longmire and Henry Standing Bear embark on their latest adventure in this novella set in the world of Craig Johnson’s New York Times bestselling Longmire series—the basis for the hit drama Longmire, now on NetflixCraig Johnson's new novel, The Western Star, will be available from Viking in Fall 2017.   When Wyoming highway patrolman Rosey Wayman is transferred to the beautiful and imposing landscape of the Wind River Canyon, an area the troopers refer to as no-man's-land because of the lack of radio communication, she start...

    • ASIN: 0735220891
    • Brand: Viking

  • The Mathematics of the Breath and the Way : On Writers and Writing

    A collection of columns, reviews, introductions, interviews, and previously uncollected stories revealing the method behind the madness and critical acumen of Charles

    • UPC: 369693984

  • The Way of the Writer : Reflections on the Art and Craft of Storytelling

    From Charles Johnson--a National Book Award winner, Professor Emeritus at University of Washington, and one of America's preeminent scholars on literature and race--comes an instructive, inspiring guide to the craft and art of writing. An

    • UPC: 53597321
    • Rating: 3.0

  • The Way of the Writer - Audiobook

    An award-winning novelist, philosopher, essayist, screenwriter, professor, and cartoonist, Charles Johnson has devoted his life to creative pursuit. His 1990 National Book Award-winning novel Middle Passage is a modern classic, revered as much for its

    • UPC: 550975534

  • The Way of the Writer (Audiobook)

    From Charles Johnson-a National Book Award winner, Professor Emeritus at University of Washington, and one of America's preeminent scholars on literature and race-comes an instructive, inspiring guide to the craft and art of

    • UPC: 136544204

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