What They Never Told You About Boston

Author: Walt Kelley
Publisher: Down East Books
ISBN: 1608932737
Size: 65.21 MB
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What They Never Told You About Boston from the Author: Walt Kelley. Everything you ever wanted to know about Beantown. Rumors, myths, superstitions -- all the secrets are revealed in this book by a former Boston taxi driver who''s heard it all.

Things The Manual Never Told You

Author: Jack McGrath
Publisher: Addison Wesley Publishing Company
ISBN:
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Things The Manual Never Told You from the Author: Jack McGrath. Offers advice on how to operate the IBM Personal Computer and use it for spreadsheets, data bases, and word processing

Shinn Plays 2

Author: Christopher Shinn
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1350007676
Size: 50.25 MB
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Shinn Plays 2 from the Author: Christopher Shinn. Ten years after the publication of Shinn Plays: One comes this second volume of his plays, bringing together some of the playwright's most acclaimed work to date. The volume includes: Now Or Later (Royal Court, London, 2008) examines religion, freedom of expression and personal responsibility, focused around a US presidential election. Four (Royal Court, London 1998) is set on the 4th July public holiday and is about four isolated young people searching for connection. Picked (Vineyard Theatre, New York, 2011) takes as its centre a young actor who is selected to star in a major movie and the impact this then has on his life and identity. On The Mountain (South Coast Rep, Costa Mesa, 2005) is about a teenager whose mother is starting out on a new relationship, while both are battling with the memories of the past. The anthology also features an introduction by the author.

Boston Noir Boston Noir 2 The Complete Set

Author: Dennis Lehane
Publisher: Akashic Books
ISBN: 161775434X
Size: 46.82 MB
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Boston Noir Boston Noir 2 The Complete Set from the Author: Dennis Lehane. "Dennis Lehane advises us not to judge the genre by its Hollywood images of sharp men in fedoras lighting cigarettes for femmes fatales standing in the dark alleys…[Lehane] writes persuasively of the gentrification that has…left people feeling crushed." --New York Times, on Boston Noir "The contributor list is delightfully quirky...The collection's unifying element is a deep understanding of Boston's Byzantine worlds of race and class--as seen terrifyingly in Andre Dubus's tale of milltown resentment and pampered preppies." --Boston Globe, on Boston Noir 2: The Classics Boston Noir & Boston Noir 2: The Complete Set combines all twenty-five stories from best seller Boston Noir, edited by Dennis Lehane, and its sequel, Boston Noir 2: The Classics, edited by Lehane, Mary Cotton, & Jaime Clarke; featuring Lehane's own "Animal Rescue," the basis for the motion picture The Drop, and twenty-four classic noir stories set throughout Boston.

Before We Croak

Author: Larry Keveson
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 0595301371
Size: 17.66 MB
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Before We Croak from the Author: Larry Keveson. "It's time for those of us who remember how great our generation was to start thinking about what else we need to do Before We Croak. I agree with Mr. Keveson, we were the greatest, coolest, most evolutionary generation the world has ever seen, and for too many people on earth life still sucks. Clearly there's more to do. And as Keveson points out, us hippie bastards still have 20 year left, so clearly we'll be the ones to do it. That's what the 20 years are for, and that's what we're here to do. Question is, what needs doing and how are we to do it? What Keveson does nobly well in this book, is take The Bus a little Further towards reaching our always lofty goal, figuring out why the hell we're still alive!" Ken Kesey-The Astral Plane Dealer "Evolve, always evolve, my children, or I'll starve myself to death!" Mahatma Gandhi-The Causal Plane Dealer "Read it. I'm telling ya. I highly recommend this book. Very highly. So ya better read this book, Before Ya Croak!. I ain't kiddin!" God-The Taoly News