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BOOKS FOR THE SEASON...

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Interesting Reads

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TIME YOU LET ME IN

Poetry written by young men and women under the age of 25.


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MOBY-DUCK: the true story of 28,800 bath toys lost at sea and of the beachcombers, oceanographers, environmentalists, and fools, including the author, who went in search of them

Chronicles the author's efforts to track the location of 28,000 duck-shaped bath toys that were lost at sea. The author discusses how his and others' efforts pulled them into the world of shipping conglomerates, oceanography, and even the global economy and details the discoveries he made along the way.


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Lost in Shangri-La : a true story of survival, adventure, and the most incredible rescue mission of World War II

Provides an account of the crash of a transport plane carrying 24 American servicemen and women in 1945, during a sightseeing trip over the mountains of New Guinea. Survivors braved man-eating headhunters and enemy Japanese troops to find refuge with a primitive tribe which had never seen white people.