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  • The Stowaway: A Young Man’s Extraordinary Adventure to Antarctica
    Views : 341
    Pages : 256

    by: Laurie Gwen Shapiro

    Publisher: pSimon & Schuster

    Book Description

    The spectacular, accurate chance of a belligerent jailbait from New York’s Lower East Side who stowed abroad on the Roaring Twenties’ best arresting accomplishment of science and daring: an campaign to Antarctica.

    It was 1928: a time of adulterous booze, of Gatsby and Babe Ruth, of freewheeling fun. The Great War was o ... more

    Publish on

    2018-01-16

    ISBN-10: 1476753865

    ISBN-13: 9781476753867

    Language: English

  • The Unexpected Salami
    Views : 230
    Pages : 308

    by: Laurie Gwen Shapiro

    Publisher: pAlgonquin Books

    Book Description

    The Tall Poppies--a few days ago, they were just another Aussie band watching their fame ebb faster than a nitrous high. Then Stuart, the drummer, is gunned down by Australian drug lords, and the band is suddenly news in Australia, America, and even on CNN. Rachel, a chatty twenty-seven-year-old New Yorker, is the band's housemate. She digs C ... more

    Publish on

    1998-01-05

    ISBN-10: 1565121945

    ISBN-13: 9781565121942

    Language: English