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Les Liaisons Delicieuses: Breaking the French Culinary Code (B & W) By Patricia Ravenscroft Kent Ravenscroft
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Imagine cooking with some of the greatest chefs in France. Facing fascinating challenges, Patti Ravenscroft developed a French culinary tour business, discovering 10 starred provincial chefs who took... More > her groups into their kitchens to do hands-on cooking, and explore provincial France with them. Along the way, many remarkable things happened with chefs and clients as they sought out the best France had to offer. Visiting markets, farms, artisans and wineries, they also hunted mushrooms, digging for truffles with a pig, and pursuing the best artisans in the area. Though she became discouraged at one point for business and world event reasons, the French Embassy in Washington restored her confidence by awarding her the L'Ordre de Merite Agricole. Part memoir, part travelogue, and part culinary tour adventure, the book contains descriptions of cooking, eating and wine tasting with outstanding chefs; included are 27 of their best recipes adapted for the American cook.< Less
Walking In My Sleep By Michael C. Cooney
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In this vivid, intelligent, often comical memoir of finding his way in the world as a boy and young man with Cerebral Palsy, Michael Cooney, founder of Exceptional Ability Entertainment, describes... More > his journey to adulthood, and from one coast to the other, as a series of adventures in which he’s sometimes the hero, sometimes the loser, and sometimes a little in between. With a powerful voice and an accomplished, gripping style of storytelling, he takes the reader on a voyage involving guitars, radio, rock and roll, love, therapy, surgeries, school, falling, climbing the Statue of Liberty on his hands and knees, learning to tie his shoes at the age of twelve, falling some more, wheeling solo in a wheelchair in city traffic, getting busted by the U.S. government, almost going to prison, and much more. Anyone who has ever felt like an outsider, or “an alien,” as Michael thought of himself as a child, will find a rare kinship in these pages, as well as the warmth, wit, and excellent company of a fellow traveler.< Less
Africa Captured My Heart: A Young Girl's Story By Darla Sauter
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This is the personal true story of a young girl living in Tanzania, East Africa. Her memoirs are adventurous stories that have had a lasting imprint on her personality. You get a unique perspective... More > through the eyes and mind of a developing girl. She not only embarked on discovery of a new and exotic country but also was traveled to a place of epic love, rest, and trust in God. Darla Sauter traveled extensively in her younger years. Later she married and settled in the scenic Pacific Northwest. She and her husband built a home in the woods and had two children. She is now a grandmother of 6 beautiful grandchildren. This is a project of love for her family and friends who enjoy hearing her stories.< Less
Africa Captured My Heart: A Young Girl's Story By Darla Sauter
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This is the personal true story of a young girl living in Tanzania, East Africa. Her memoirs are adventurous stories that have had a lasting imprint on her personality. You get a unique perspective... More > through the eyes and mind of a developing girl. She not only embarked on discovery of a new and exotic country but also was traveled to a place of epic love, rest, and trust in God. Darla Sauter traveled extensively in her younger years. Later she married and settled in the scenic Pacific Northwest. She and her husband built a home in the woods and had two children. She is now a grandmother of 6 beautiful grandchildren. This is a project of love for her family and friends who enjoy hearing her stories.< Less
The Voyage of the Beagle By Charles Darwin
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Voyage of the Beagle chronicles Charles Darwin's five years as a naturalist on board the H.M.S. Beagle. The notes and observations that he recorded in his diary included Chile, Argentina and... More > Galapagos Islands and encompasses the ecology, geology and anthropology of the places he visits. A fascinating travel memoir the ideas that were later to evolve into Darwin's theory of natural selection find their naissance in Voyage of the Beagle.< Less
My Journey In Romance: A Case Study In Heartbreak By Thomas Blair
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The experience of heartbreak is possibly one of the few experiences that every person will encounter on their journey to find love. This shared experience is what unites us on that journey. My... More > Journey In Romance seeks to provide its readers with a window into that experience. It is a personal and penetrating endeavor that seeks to make sense of and find meaning in the pursuit of love and in the midst of heartbreak. It is a personal memoir, a journal, and reflection on the lessons learned in love. It is about the journey that we all travel.< Less
The Unknown Life of Jesus Christ By Nicolas Notovitch
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"After the Turkish War (1877-1878) the author made a series of travels in the Orient. One day, while visiting a Buddhist convent on his route, he learned from a chief lama, that there existed in... More > the archives of Lhassa, very ancient memoirs relating to the life of Jesus Christ and the occidental nations, and that certain great monasteries possessed old copies and translations of those chronicles.< Less
The Unknown Life of Jesus Christ By Nicolas Notovitch
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"After the Turkish War (1877-1878) the author made a series of travels in the Orient. One day, while visiting a Buddhist convent on his route, he learned from a chief lama, that there existed in... More > the archives of Lhassa, very ancient memoirs relating to the life of Jesus Christ and the occidental nations, and that certain great monasteries possessed old copies and translations of those chronicles.< Less
Jasper Remembered By Wilfrid Worland
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The colorful residents of Jasper, Indiana, are fondly recalled in this memoir of growing up in the early 1900s. The author in mid-life recollects his family, school life, escapades, travel, and his... More > injuries and illnesses, as well as his child's-eye-view of Jasper's industries and businesses. With a keen eye for detail and an astounding memory, Wilfrid's stories are thoughtful, humorous and touching. Includes maps, photographs, drawings, and extensive index.< Less
Jasper Remembered By Wilfrid Worland
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The colorful residents of Jasper, Indiana, are fondly recalled in this memoir of growing up in the early 1900s. The author in mid-life recollects his family, school life, escapades, travel, and his... More > injuries and illnesses, as well as his child's-eye-view of Jasper's industries and businesses. With a keen eye for detail and an astounding memory, Wilfrid's stories are thoughtful, humorous and touching. Includes maps, photographs, drawings, and extensive index.< Less

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Our World Our World By Deleah Payne
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